Local SEO Eastbourne

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

local seo for Eastbourne business

The Town of Eastbourne has a population of around 109000 people which makes up for 0.178% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Eastbourne have on the web, make up for around 0.168% of the UK total local websites.

Excellent! competition online in Eastbourne is about Average!

There is still room for new websites and improvements from local businesses as Eastbourne is lagging behind nationally with search engine optimisation. Not many are doing keyword research in Eastbourne.

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

To get you started and to make sure your SEO in Eastbourne 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 Eastbourne Industries

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

1) Plumbers
2) Carpet curtain and upholstery cleaners
3) Gyms and health clubs
4) Painting and decorating supplies
5) Printing services and supplies
6) Recruitment agencies
7) Accountants
8) Web site design
9) Electricians
10) Letting agents

These are the most competitive business types in Eastbourne 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.

Eastbourne 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 Eastbourne, East Sussex. 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 Eastbourne.

local influencer marketing Eastbourne

@David_Ruddle #bestofeastbourne .. in Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
I aim to offer world class #marketing support to #Eastbourne #Entrepreneurs! #BuyLocal - https://t.co/2P84P1LRYx

@TownerGallery Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne, England
Internationally renowned art gallery and collection in the heart of #Eastbourne #EastSussex | Free Entry | Also follow @TownerLearning

@Eastbournenews eastbournenews in Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK.
News, views, sport and entertainment information for Eastbourne and surrounding areas. Powered by the real people behind the news.

@kimbohellyeah Kim Winter in Eastbourne,East Sussex,England
Love metal and rock m/ Love football COYS love real ales,love walking in countryside Facebook Kim Winter

@westonfront Chris Weston #FBPE in Eastbourne, East Sussex
Chris Weston has one desire and that is to dance until YOU drop.

@ron_eisele Ron Eisele in Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Author. Early aviation historian, enthusiast and aviator.

@Grandeastbourne Grand Hotel in Eastbourne, East Sussex
Did we mention we are the only 5 Star Seaside Hotel in England!!!

@EBFCTheSports Eastbourne Borough FC in Eastbourne, East Sussex
The Official Twitter account of Eastbourne Borough FC, members of the Vanarama National League South. #EBFC

@Ditzymedia Ditzymedia .... in Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
#Eastbourne based Social Media Marketing & Training Consultancy run by @ditzyladym based at @EnterpriseEbo Chuffed to be the host of #EBHour & #SussexHour ..

@leo1052UK Robert Manning in Eastbourne East Sussex
Guy with a passion for life : Interests : Antiques Arts Politics & Current Affairs Books Music Nature Environment Social Justice Equality & Human Rights.

@EnterpriseEbo Enterprise Centre in Eastbourne, East Sussex
Over 30 shops and places to eat in a picturesque Victorian shopping hall. #eastbourne

@eastbournefoe Eastbourne FoE in Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
This is the Twitter account for Eastbourne and District Friends of the Earth, an official local group of Friends of the Earth info.eastbournefoe@gmail.com

@EastbourneHour #EBhour in Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
#EBHour is the chat hour for #Eastbourne & takes place every Thursday evening 7.30-8.30pm. Hosted by @Ditzymedia Use the hashtag to join in the conversation!

@3VAsupportVCS 3VA in East Sussex
3VA is a #charity providing support for voluntary and community organisations in the #Eastbourne, #Lewes District and #Wealden areas of East Sussex.

@JoshuaPowling Joshua Powling in Horsham, West Sussex
Political editor for @Worthing_herald @wscountytimes @chiobserver @eastbournenews @hastingsobs @sussex_express @Crawley_Obby @midsussex_times Views are my own.

@EmmaMasonPrints Emma Mason Prints in Eastbourne, East Sussex
Emma Mason British prints - gallery and dealer specialising in original prints by British printmakers postwar to present day. http://t.co/OXNvUdl8

@EastbourneFB Eastbourne Foodbank in Eastbourne, East Sussex
Eastbourne foodbank provides emergency food for individuals or families in crisis. Food is donated by the general public. Advocacy & advice also available.

@EbourneSpecials Eastbourne Police Specials in Eastbourne, East Sussex
Police Officers based in Eastbourne. Working in the community in our spare time. To report crime/incidents please visit our website, call 101 or 999

@NaturalCCare Natural Carpet Care .... in Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
#Carpet and #upholstery #cleaning in #Brighton and #Hove, #Lewes, #Eastbourne in East Sussex. We are #NCCA qualified. Toxin free.. #Rug and #carpet #cleaning

@__H3l3na__ Helena. in Eastbourne, East Sussex
|A..| lover of books & all things odd ..

Organic Social SEO Eastbourne

I monitor all Twitter users in Eastbourne and have created the above section to allow you to find the best people in Eastbourne and East Sussex to follow and interact with.

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

Engage with influential people in Eastbourne 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; Royal Tunbridge Wells, Rye, Shoreham-By-Sea, Haywards Heath, Southwick, Portslade-By-Sea, Burgess Hill, Hove, Crowborough and Heathfield

Using local Eastbourne 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 Eastbourne Searches

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

1) Population of eastbourne
2) Upholstery cleaning eastbourne
3) Eastbourne borough fc
4) Rug shops in eastbourne
5) Optimisation agency eastbourne


Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!