Local SEO Duns

One of the first places to start in carrying out local SEO in Duns, Scottish Borders, is with competitor research, so I surveyed 70,000 UK local websites!

local seo for Duns business

The Town of Duns has a population of around 30000 people which makes up for 0.049% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Duns have on the web, make up for around 0.08% of the UK total local websites.

Thus competition online in Duns is VERY HIGH!

There is a fair amount of competition locally in Duns, but always room for someone willing to learn keyword research skills!

Small business Local Search Engine Optimisation in Duns could be a much simpler process than you may have been told.

To get you started and to make sure your SEO in Duns is on the right path, I wrote an article for beginners with the most important top local seo tips, please take a look.

Please take a look around and make sure you read my home page as it contains a lot of information on SEO to help you.

Competitive Duns Industries

I also discovered the most active online industries in Duns and have built a short list below, starting at the hardest inustry to compete against locally.

1) Web site design
2) Locksmiths
3) Letting agents
4) Plumbers
5) Restaurants indian
6) Office services
7) Pressure washing services
8) Car valeting
9) Sports and leisure centres
10) Computer systems and software sales

These are the most competitive business types in Duns and indicate how much SEO work is needed to rank in these industries.

However just because an industry is very competitive does not mean their SEO is effective.

Duns Influencers

A great way to improve your SEO is to create local connections, so i have compiled a list most influential people in and around Duns, Scottish Borders. This list does change and so its worth checking it out once in a while. Use this list to help build your local business in Duns.

local influencer marketing Duns

@Baskers Sarah Baskerville in Westminster/Rickmansworth
Scottish. Personal account. Nowt to do with employers. Retweets . Endorsements. Tweets ............................. Runs @UKGovcamp @teacamplondon @uk_cssn

@bordersweather BordersWeather... in Greenlaw, Scotland
Weather in the Scottish Borders

Organic Social SEO Duns

I monitor all Twitter users in Duns and have created the above section to allow you to find the best people in Duns and Scottish Borders to follow and interact with.

Use this list to find Top Social Media Influencers to boost your organic SEO in Duns. Connect with people in your community and build your Duns business.

Engage with influential people in Duns rather than your target market as a whole. Identify the people that have influence over potential clients then orientate your marketing activities toward these influencers. More articles coming soon!

Checkout the social influencers in places nearby such as; Selkirk, North Berwick, Jedburgh, Galashiels, Haddington, Melrose, East Linton, Dunbar, Lauder and Berwick-upon-Tweed

Using local Duns Social Networks is a great way to leave your business card wherever you go and it does not take long, just a few minutes a day will do.

Top Duns Searches

I am currently building a database of Duns SEO keywords people actually search for. Here are some I have found so far...

1) Dunstable news desk
2) Luton and dunstable university hospital
3) Central bedfordshire college dunstable
4) Pressure washing dunstable
5) Website optimisation dunstable
6) Dunstable pest control
7) The vale academy dunstable
8) Allenday dunstable
9) Pest control dunstable
10) Personal trainer dunstable


Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!