Local SEO Epping

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

local seo for Epping business

The Town of Epping has a population of around 10000 people which makes up for 0.016% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Epping have on the web, make up for around 0.065% of the UK total local websites.

Could be tough! competition online in Epping is EXTREMELY HIGH with 4 times the average competition!

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

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

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

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

1) Locksmiths
2) Storage services
3) Security services
4) Web site design
5) Florists
6) Minibus hire
7) Painters and decorators
8) Gyms and health clubs
9) Hair stylists
10) Acupuncture

These are the most competitive business types in Epping 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.

Epping 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 Epping, Essex. 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 Epping.

local influencer marketing Epping

@eppingforestdc Epping Forest DC in Epping, Essex, UK
News, updates and interesting information for the residents, businesses and visitors in the Epping Forest district

@nhswestessex West Essex CCG in Essex
NHS West Essex Clinical Commissioning Group buys healthcare services on behalf of people in Epping Forest, Harlow and Uttlesford. Here Monday- Friday 9-5

@MrAFOsborne Mr Osborne in W - Harlow/Epping L - SE9
Executive Headteacher @eppingstjohns & Executive Principal of West Essex Hub @WEHBMAT (4 Secondary+4 Primary Schools). Teacher of English & Drama & Theatre Arts

@JoeHarris8 Joe Harris in Epping Essex

@Doug1177 Balthazar, Impresario. in Epping, Essex
When the winds against you, remember this insight: Thats the optimal condition for birds to take flight. Now the winds against you, dont give up the fight.

@LKellySalon LouiseKellySalon in Theydon Bois, Essex
Part of MoroccanOil art team Finalists in loreal colour trophy 01992815929 16 Forest Drive TheydonBois Epping Essex CM16 7EY ANDROID APP- https://t.co/jqBeIHhxdp

@HLPW1 Holly Whitbread in Epping, Essex.
Conservative. District Cllr for Epping Lindsey & Thornwood. Parliamentary Researcher. Law Student. History Lover. Tweets mainly about Politics & Epping Forest.

@JoeWhitbread2 Joe Whitbread in Epping, Essex UK
Jazz/Big Band singer, Actor and Student. - listen and Enjoy whats here . https://t.co/xhD5i2Cv1o https://t.co/JKlkDFdNn8

@KarenLLaing KarenLisaLaing in Epping, Essex
#Fitnesswriter #journalist #Pilates instructor #pregnancy #postnatal #pelvicfloor expert. #Mumof2 Owns http://t.co/xE2U4Kemed. 07940742345

@CroftsDental CroftsDental, Epping in Epping, Essex
Private dental practice in Epping, Essex. Offering high quality general & cosmetic dentistry. Latest techniques and materials used.

@hevans111 H in Epping, Essex
A Contradiction ... #THFC

@James5Trevor Trev in Epping, Essex
Human.....Z800 owner .. Taurus ...

@ellieeeharris Ellie Harris in Epping Essex
Forever dreaming of paradise ............

@SirArthurIndeed Dan Marks in Epping, Essex
Works in a shed, a very nice shed in the country. West Ham United optimist. Born-again rouleur. MCU and TLOU. Dabbles in professional pimping.

@ForestGoldRadio Forest Gold in Essex, UK
Good Time Oldies from the 50s to the 80s from Epping, Essex. Listen on iTunes, Tunein and get the app: https://t.co/lR2qu8HTTq Part of @RadioForest

@CM16Tweets CM16Tweets in Epping, Essex

@ESJ_CPI ESJ - CPI Faculty in Epping St John's School
Art, Dance, Drama, Music & PE at Epping St Johns School, Essex.

@PhilipOvel Philip Charles Ovel in London/Epping, Essex
Essex Boy...Luckier half of @nelly83mac..Budding entrepreneur of @BubbleWorksUK......

@IC_Office Ivy Chimneys Office in Epping, Essex

@ralphclark Ralph Clark in Epping, Essex
IT Consultant

Organic Social SEO Epping

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

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

Engage with influential people in Epping 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; Royston, Ruislip, Southall, Morden, Maldon, Hemel Hempstead, Croydon, Richmond, Merton and Letchworth Garden City

Using local Epping 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 Epping Searches

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

1) Services epping essex
2) Seao agency epping
3) Acupuncture epping
4) Insect control epping essex

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!