Local SEO Fareham

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

local seo for Fareham business

The Town of Fareham has a population of around 42000 people which makes up for 0.069% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Fareham have on the web, make up for around 0.146% of the UK total local websites.

Could be tough! competition online in Fareham is EXTREMELY HIGH with 2 times the average competition!

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

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

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

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

1) Locksmiths
2) Skip hire
3) Construction management
4) Home improvement centres
5) Taxis and mini cabs
6) Car dealers and showrooms
7) Pest and vermin control
8) Recruitment agencies
9) Telemarketing
10) Cleaners commercial

These are the most competitive business types in Fareham 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.

Fareham 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 Fareham, Hampshire. 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 Fareham.

local influencer marketing Fareham

@PortsmthNewsHub The News Hub in Portsmouth, England
Powered By @PortsmouthNews @PortsmouthInfo @DailyEcho @Chiobserver @IslandEcho #Portsmouth #Southsea #Fareham #Gosport #Havant #Chichester #IOW #Hampshire

@FarehamBC Fareham Council in Fareham, Hampshire, UK
Opening hours: Mon to Fri, 08:45 - 17:15 (Cash Office closes at 16:00). Please be aware that we will only respond to messages on this page during these times.

@GambiaXperience Gambia Experience in Fareham, Hampshire, UK
Selling holidays to The Gambia, the smiling coast of Africa, for over 30 years.

@farehamwine Dominic Lockyer in Fareham, Hampshire, UK
Fareham Wine Cellar is an established, independent Wine and Spirits Merchant. Our shop is situated in the historic High Street where one can find our wines

@johnhorneartist John Horne in Fareham, Hampshire, England,UK
SAA Professional Artist, taught by Jayne Bateman SAA PA. Mainly Acrylics.Likes https://t.co/C4vceC0ONR.

@SilverTrowelLtd Silver Trowel Ltd in G6 Daedalus Park
#Plastering #Tiling #Bricklaying Courses Colleges, Individuals City & Guilds & CITB Approved Training partners to @FarehamCollege 02392170420 Hampshire PO13 9FX

@FarehamShopping Fareham Shopping in Fareham, Hampshire
Fareham Shopping Centre, the south coasts family shopping destination, with everything you need right on your doorstep inc. Debenhams, M&S, Boots, Next & more

@amythebirder Amy Robjohns in Fareham, Hampshire
Birder, moth-er & environmental sciences graduate. Patch @titchfieldhaven & Hill Head. Views my own.

@camshallgolf Cams Hall Estate GC in Fareham, Hampshire
27 Hole Golf Club in Hampshire with a unique location alongside the Fareham Estuary in the North West reaches of Portsmouth Harbour.

@NIStats Marshall Gillespie in Originally from Enniskillen (now based in Fareham, Hampshire)
Freelance Football Statistician/Researcher - Currently working with the Irish Football Association (My views are my own)

@FarehamWoodward Sen Woodward in Fareham, Hampshire
Leader of Fareham Borough Council and Hampshires Executive Member for Recreation and Heritage. Borough Councillor and Hampshire County Councillor for Sarisbury

@tontowilliams Alan in Fareham, Hampshire, UK
Writer, reader of books, environmentalist, allotment holder, blogger, and dog owner.

@HantsSLS Hampshire SLS in Fareham, Hampshire, UK
Hampshire School Library Service is a subscriber service enabling schools to develop their library resources to support the whole curriculum.

@FatherSpike PD3.. in Fareham Hampshire UK
Battling conditions called Ankylosing Spondylitis, Ulcerative Colitis & Chronic Fatigue, Passion for Photography and vintage public transport, Also a Bus owner.

@andrewwright83 Andrew Wright in Fareham, Hampshire
Musical Theatre educator at @chiuni | Co-Director at @AcademyMT | Theatre Director/ Choreographer/Producer | proud father of 3.

@MSDTechNews MSD Tech News in Fareham, Hampshire
The home of technology news, brought to you by @MaX_MSD, @MaXSaxeDesign & @MSDTechBlog Twitter bot: @MSDHawk https://t.co/hjdHAYTzrU

@marian_way Marian Way in Fareham, Hampshire, UK
Clean Language trainer and coach, author of Clean Approaches for Coaches

@mjgreenfield1 mark john greenfield in Fareham, Hampshire
Mid life crisis athlete, MdS 2013, 100 mile ultra runner, Ironman, 10k sea swimmer, Swimrun. Loves it long. One life, live it! 2018 Centurion 50 Grand Slam

@jejquade Joanna Quade in Fareham, Hampshire
South Coast UK. Mum. Racemaker 2013,14,15,16,17 & 2018 for British Champion Series. Studying Criminology & Forensics. Worked in Media.

@RealBenSibley Ben Sibley in Fareham, Hampshire
World Class Chef, Massive Leeds Rhinos fan (yes Im at the wrong end of the country), #saintsfc fan, #1 husband to @sparklable & daddy to princess Phoebe!

Organic Social SEO Fareham

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

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

Engage with influential people in Fareham 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; Bognor Regis, Bordon, Alton, Midhurst, Chichester, Ventnor, Lymington, Romsey, Shanklin and Petersfield

Using local Fareham 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 Fareham Searches

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

1) Daily echo fareham
2) Population of fareham
3) Pest control fareham


Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!