Local SEO Leigh

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

local seo for Leigh business

The Town of Leigh has a population of around 96000 people which makes up for 0.157% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Leigh have on the web, make up for around 0.405% of the UK total local websites.

Could be tough! competition online in Leigh is EXTREMELY HIGH with 3 times the average competition!

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

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

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

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

1) Estate agents
2) Locksmiths
3) Printing services and supplies
4) Web site design
5) Marketing consultants and services
6) Cleaners domestic
7) Plumbers
8) Letting agents
9) Taxis and mini cabs
10) Florists

These are the most competitive business types in Leigh 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.

Leigh 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 Leigh, Greater Manchester. 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 Leigh.

local influencer marketing Leigh

@AndyBurnhamGM Andy Burnham in Leigh, Greater Manchester
Labour Mayor of Greater Manchester

@the_turnpike The Turnpike in Leigh, England
The Turnpike is an independent art gallery housed in an iconic Brutalist building at the heart of Leigh, Greater Manchester. This is our official account.

@CharliCass Charlotte Cassidy in Leigh, Greater Manchester
.. laid-back.sarcastic.funny.sweet. work for sky full time and in dementia care part time #EndAlz. welcome to my world... RIP Dad 1961-2018 ..

@Fifimalibu Gaynor sephton in Leigh,greater manchester
Am a young at heart metal head with 2 gorgeous kids and an amazing boyfriend, you will find me at gigs in Manchester .

@Connor_Shorty Connor Short in Leigh, Greater Manchester
Leigh. Conservative. Youth Coordinator @ToryWorkers. Twitter views are my own

@LeighCanalFest Leigh Canal Festival in Leigh, Greater Manchester
We strive to promote the canals & the town; the parts the waterway played in the development of Leigh, pride & respect for canal users, past present & future.

Organic Social SEO Leigh

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

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

Engage with influential people in Leigh 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; Kirkham, Glossop, Todmorden, Macclesfield, Longridge, New Mills, Birkenhead, Burnley, Formby and Bollington

Using local Leigh 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 Leigh Searches

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

1) Leighton buzzard population
2) Sure start leigh
3) Tyres rayleigh
4) Industrial cleaning leighton buzzard
5) Storage services leighton buzzard
6) Private investigator rayleigh
7) Private investigators rayleigh
8) Emergency couriers leighton buzzard
9) Urgent couriers leighton buzzard
10) Budleigh salterton cricket club
11) Locksmiths leighton buzzard
12) Locksmith hadleigh
13) Plumber eastleigh
14) Private detectives rayleigh
15) Hadleigh cc
16) Budleigh salterton
17) Jet tyres rayleigh
18) Budleigh journal
19) Feathering your nest rayleigh
20) Eastleigh constituency
21) Rayleigh locksmith
22) Rayleigh cabs
23) Jim lawrence hadleigh
24) Brakes rayleigh
25) Undercover roofing rayleigh
26) Jet wheel tyre rayleigh
27) Pest control rayleigh
28) Eastleigh fc
29) Website optimisation leighton buzzard bedfordshire

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!