Local SEO Grays

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

local seo for Grays business

The Town of Grays has a population of around 67000 people which makes up for 0.109% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Grays have on the web, make up for around 0.111% of the UK total local websites.

Making online competition in Grays HIGH!

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

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

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

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

1) Locksmiths
2) Mobility equipment
3) Car dealers and showrooms
4) Department stores
5) Business and management consultants
6) Estate agents
7) Marketing consultants and services
8) Plumbers
9) Motorbike parts and accessories
10) Discos mobile

These are the most competitive business types in Grays 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.

Grays 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 Grays, 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 Grays.

local influencer marketing Grays

@KevinMPMcNamara Kevin McNamara in Grays, Essex
Liberal Democrat. Trying to make the world a better place. Struggling. Alumnus of @UniKent and @HeythropCollege.

@JackieDP Jackie Doyle-Price in Grays, Thurrock, Essex
Member of parliament for the Thurrock constituency. Minister for mental health

@PalmersCollege Palmers College in Grays, Essex
Est. 1706 - We are a Sixth Form College in Thurrock, Essex with over 2000 students. Next Open Event: 11 January 2018 6pm-8.30pm, enquiries@palmers.ac.uk

@sugarmecupcakes Martina Dennis in Grays, Thurrock, Essex
Homemade,bespoke freshly baked cupcakes using only the very best ingredients. Lovin my family, good food,wine and happy things!

@MichelleWiffen Nanny Shell #Essex in Grays Thurrock Essex
Proud Mum to 7 beautiful children. Proud Nan to 7 beautiful Grandchildren and one on the way. Lumbar Facet Syndrome post RTA. Partner with #Fibro #Aneurism.

@aneagletall Elizabeth A E James in Grays, Essex , UK
A Christian Counsellor, Speaker Author of "THE SOUL MENDER" Coaching on life 3 Ds of life Changes. Starting the Vision Reality Today...

@VivaHealthEssex Helen Barness in Grays, Essex
Making movement easier for men and women 40+. Loves pilates and crossfit

@yogeshtaylor Yogesh Taylor in Grays, Essex
Can you believe.!

@CharisGrays Karis Ministries in Grays, Essex
Karis Ministries is dedicated to teaching the Word of Faith and Grace to the believer. BB Pin: 52C7F3CD

@MissHannahMelia Hannah Melia in Grays, Essex
30yr old. Eternal pessimist. My twitter is what my personality would be like in real life if constantly soaked in vodka. 18+only NSFW

@MollyCutpurse Molly Cutpurse in Grays, Essex, UK
Transgendered English author of the best selling Miriam series. And the Morrow Family of Newgate Street series. 56 novels. Family drama and some time travel!

@thamesideschool Thameside Primary in Grays Essex
Thameside Primary School, Grays Essex

@austinjohn2 Austin John in Grays, Essex
Product Manager, lover of tech. @lloydslist @insurance_day @llintelligence @informaPlc #maritimeintelligence

@thurrockladies @ThurrockLadies in Grays, Essex
....Championship Ladies Rugby.... .. South Champ 17/18 winners..Long Lane, Oakfield .. All standards welcome .. thurrocktbirds ..thurrockladies

@lewisjwheeler lew lew in Grays Essex
This profile contains strong language and sexual references from the outset and throughout #LFC.. #COYQ.. #Hurricanes.. #MonTheBiff.. #dallascowboys..

@markoneill122no Mark ONeill in Grays, Essex
law student, aspiring solicitor, writer for @lawstudenthelp and @keepcalmtalklaw

@DJDouble_S_ DjDoubleS in Grays Essex

@JordanOwen89 Jordan Owen in Grays, Essex
This isnt Camelot my friend this is Valhalla

@lewis_markham Lewis Markham in Grays, Essex
The Arsenal home and away. ST holder. Clock End.

@GraysConvent GCHS in Grays, Essex.
Inspiring Ambition, Achieving Excellence. Grays Convent High School is a Catholic 11-16 Voluntary Aided comprehensive school for girls.

Organic Social SEO Grays

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

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

Engage with influential people in Grays 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; Banstead, Sawbridgeworth, Hoddesdon, Hendon, Willesden, Hammersmith, Barnes, Burnham-On-Crouch, Sutton and Finchley

Using local Grays 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 Grays Searches

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

1) Flea control grays essex

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!