Local SEO Gloucester

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

local seo for Gloucester business

The City of Gloucester has a population of around 136000 people which makes up for 0.222% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Gloucester have on the web, make up for around 0.261% of the UK total local websites.

Making online competition in Gloucester HIGH!

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

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

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

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

1) Removals and storage
2) Cleaners domestic
3) Internet services
4) Web site design
5) Builders
6) Financial services
7) Furniture stores
8) Roofers
9) Driving instructors
10) Educational services

These are the most competitive business types in Gloucester 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.

Gloucester 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 Gloucester, Gloucestershire. 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 Gloucester.

local influencer marketing Gloucester

@BBCSpringwatch BBC Springwatch in Sherborne, Gloucestershire
Join The Watches year round for the best of British wildlife. ............

@thelisamaxwell Lisa Maxwell in Gloucestershire
Mum ,Wife ,Actor . Agent Peter Brooks.(pb@cam.co.uk .) Ambassador @centrepointuk Passionate about ending youth homelessness. Patron @CDCH animal rescue centre.

@BBCGlos BBC Radio Glos in Gloucestershire, UK
We send out tweets from our programme & news teams. Listen to BBC Radio Gloucestershire on your radio, on the iPlayer radio app and on Freeview TV channel 735.

@HesterDressage Carl Hester MBE in Gloucestershire
WEG 2010 T Silver. Euros 2011 T Gold & ind Silver. Olympics 2012 T Gold. Euros 2013 T Bronze. WEG 2014 T Silver. Euros 2015 T Silver. Olympics 2016 T Silver

@Glos_Police Glos Police in Gloucestershire
Use this form to contact us: https://t.co/7odiPeERna or call 101. Call 999 in emergencies. See @GlosPolice_FCR for updates from our Force Control Room.

@Lbloggeruk Lifestyle Blogger in Gloucestershire, UK
Im a UK based Lifestyle Blogger with a passion for Photography, Natural/Simple Living and Swimming. Take a look... https://t.co/7FLU6GLIzz

@LyliaRose Victoria : UK Blogger in Gloucestershire, South West UK
...........Wife/mama .......Healthy living ..Wholefood plant eater ..No meat/dairy/egg/sugar/alcohol .......Full time blogger at https://t.co/d74d4FnV7L 2nd blog..

@TheHistoryPress The History Press in Stroud, Gloucestershire
UKs largest dedicated history publisher covering a range of topics & periods. Celebrating exceptional people, places & events that have shaped our lives today.

@Gloscricket Gloucestershire CCC in Bristol, UK
Official Gloucestershire Cricket Twitter. Our home is The Brightside Ground, Bristol - come and support Gloucestershire! #GoGlos

@BenNutland Ben Nutland in South Gloucestershire
@LibDems Councillor Yate North District Ward, Parliamentary Spokesperson, @UNICEF Activist, @USAinUK Young Leader and Proud Bristolian.

@uniofglos Gloucestershire Uni in Cheltenham/Gloucester
Official news, events and updates from the University of Gloucestershire. This feed is monitored 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. #teamglos

@daylesfordfarm Daylesford Farm in Gloucestershire
Weve been farming organically for over 35 years, with a simple passion for real food. You can visit our organic farmshops & cafs in the Cotswolds and London.

@Paul_Cornell Paul_Cornell (Thought Bubble ComX Marq #105) in Gloucestershire.
Writer of Saucer State, the Lychford novellas, Doctor Who, Elementary, and lots of different comics.

@ChilledCH Chris Hill in Gloucestershire UK
Novelist, my latest The Pick-Up Artist is out with Magic Oxygen Publishing -https://t.co/R1ZfoEe0v8 Facebook: https://t.co/TFxjc8mRLd

@Rugbyforheroes Rugby for Heroes in Gloucestershire
Our charity works with the rugby community to raise funds & awareness for military personnel who are making the transition to civilian life. Charity No. 1140439

@soglos SoGlos in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
SoGlos inspires the most engaged audience in Gloucestershire | 110,000 monthly online magazine readers | 50,000 social media followers | organisers of #SGGLA ..

@stuartaken Stuart Aken in Gloucestershire, England
Radical, agnostic, political, optimistic word-wrangler, writing #Fantasy, #Scifi #Romance & anything I fancy. Blog https://t.co/wP5DoK0avP

@MumSomeone Danielle Duggins in Gloucestershire, England
Danielle Duggins. Award winning and multi-award nominated blogger, writer and neurodiversity advocate. Contact: danielle@someonesmum.co.uk

@GlosLiveOnline GlosLiveOnline in Gloucestershire
The official twitter account for Gloucestershire Live, bringing you local news, entertainment and sport.

@Phil_Vickery Phil Vickery MBE DL in Gloucestershire
England & lions 701 rugby legend & Celebrity MasterChef champion #RagingBull howard@htalentmanagement.com

Organic Social SEO Gloucester

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

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

Engage with influential people in Gloucester 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; Chepstow-Cas-Gwent, Hereford, Yate, Chipping Sodbury, Worcester, Fairford, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cricklade, Thornbury and Monmouth-Trefynwy

Using local Gloucester 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 Gloucester Searches

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

1) Radio gloucestershire
2) Social media management gloucestershire
3) Social marketing gloucestershire
4) Social media gloucestershire


Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!