Local SEO Godalming

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

local seo for Godalming business

The Town of Godalming has a population of around 23000 people which makes up for 0.038% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Godalming have on the web, make up for around 0.084% of the UK total local websites.

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

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

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

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

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

1) Locksmiths
2) Taxis and mini cabs
3) Accountants
4) Plumbers
5) Recruitment agencies
6) Driving instructors
7) Carpet curtain and upholstery cleaners
8) Electrical goods
9) Insurance services
10) Pharmaceutical companies

These are the most competitive business types in Godalming 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.

Godalming 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 Godalming, Surrey. 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 Godalming.

local influencer marketing Godalming

@RetroGP_Store RetroGP.com in Godalming, Surrey
A unique collection of motorsport merchandise dedicated to the teams & drivers of a bygone era. Some things are too important to be left in the past.

@mberry Miles Berry in Godalming, Surrey
Principal lecturer computing ed @RoehamptonUni. Author of @switchedoncomp. Board member of @compatsch, @bcsacademy & @csteachersorg. Editor of @helloworld_edu.

@Scuba_Travel Scuba Travel in Godalming, Surrey, UK
Scuba Travel has arranged award-winning #scuba #diving holidays for over 20 years. Our experienced team craft memorable experiences worldwide

@SurreyAd Surrey Advertiser in Guildford
Surrey Advertiser editions cover Guildford, Godalming, Cranleigh, Mole Valley, Elmbridge and Runnymede & Spelthorne. tms-guildfordnewsdesk@trinitymirror.com

@MarkPT Mark Raynsford PT in Godalming, Surrey
17+ years of transforming Health and Bodies in person & Online + Dad, Husband, Sports and Holidays.. Join FREE = https://t.co/K41ENuYlvQ

@AboutTheWrapper Vicki Moore in Godalming, Surrey UK
Chocolate bars with customised wrappers for corporate events & much more - with a promise of good customer service. Swimming judge. Love sport, adore my family.

@ArrowComUk Arrow Communications in Godalming, Surrey, England
Forward thinking telecom solutions for forward thinking businesses. Mobiles, office telecoms, hosted solutions, IT Services.

@Unimenta Emma Sue Prince in Godalming, Surrey
Soft skills, employability skills. Training trainers. Consultancy. Author (Pearson Business, Macmillan), Director of Unimenta. Mum. Love baking and singing.

@Charterhousespo Charterhouse Sport in Godalming, Surrey, UK
Founded in 1611, Charterhouse offers outstanding boarding to boys and girls aged 13 to 18. Competing in over 20 sports across the academic year.

@priors_field Priors Field School in Godalming, Surrey
Priors Field is a GSA Independent Boarding & Day School for Girls aged 1118 Located in Godalming, Surrey, UK.

@whitedragonPR White Dragon Comms in Godalming, Surrey
Financial services/property PR company. Securing quality coverage & brand recognition - check out the Twitter feed to see what your business could be achieving.

@McThomFineArt McAllister Thomas in Godalming, Surrey, UK
McAllister Thomas is a contemporary art gallery situated in Surrey exhibiting original paintings and sculpture by British and international artists.

@NickyAnstey Nicky Anstey Hypnotherapist in Godalming, Surrey
Master Hypnotherapist, Master NLP Life Coach, Registered Nutritionist, Weaning Expert, Weight Loss & Quit Smoking Coach, https://t.co/ddeexjyqIH

@AldroSchool Aldro in Godalming, Surrey
Bringing out the best in boys. An independent day and boarding prep school for boys aged 7-13.

@afictionhabit Sarah in Godalming, Surrey
Gin drinking some-time book blogger and regular bike rider. Trying my best at #HR. #Reading & #Cycling = escape. (Rarely done together)

@WaverleyLC Waverley LC in Godalming, Surrey
Surrey County Councils local conversation in Waverley: decision making in your area. Tweet, email, write to us: get in touch and have your say!

@AndyCreepy27 Andy Crawley in Godalming, Surrey, England
Im a huge bus and train enthusiast, always on the search for a photograph of anything unusual through my local area :)

@gemmaraggett Gemma Raggett in Godalming, Surrey
massive supporter & season ticket holder of portsmouth fc!! love Music, tv, films & football, friends & family r important 2 me. snapchat - gemmapompey1984

@BusbridgeLakes Busbridge Lakes in Godalming, Surrey
A Heritage 2a garden & 1 of the countrys largest collections of waterbirds - available for weddings & events - Next open to the public 6 & & 7 May 2018

@StefanReynolds Stefan Reynolds in Godalming, Surrey, UK
Publisher. Councillor. Conservative. Anglo-French Brexiteer. Dog owner. Wine lover. Foodie. Doesnt suffer fools gladly. Views mine.

Organic Social SEO Godalming

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

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

Engage with influential people in Godalming 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; Horndean, Purley, Hayes, Maidenhead, Wallington, Reading, Merton, Caterham, Yiewsley and Morden

Using local Godalming 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 Godalming Searches

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

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6) Wedding bus godalming
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Local SEO Audits

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