Local SEO Musselburgh

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

local seo for Musselburgh business

The Town of Musselburgh has a population of around 23000 people which makes up for 0.038% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Musselburgh have on the web, make up for around 0.011% of the UK total local websites.

Good News! competition online in Musselburgh is Very Low!

There is still room for new websites and improvements from local businesses as Musselburgh is lagging behind nationally with search engine optimisation. Not many are doing keyword research in Musselburgh.

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

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

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

1) Locksmiths
2) Hotels
3) Architects
4) Construction contractors
5) Joinery services
6) Van and truck hire
7) Chiropodists and podiatrists
8) Waste disposal services

These are the most competitive business types in Musselburgh 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.

Musselburgh 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 Musselburgh, East Lothian. 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 Musselburgh.

local influencer marketing Musselburgh

@MusselburghRace Musselburgh Racecourse in Musselburgh East Lothian
Located 6 miles from Edinburgh centre & hosts 28 meetings a year. 5 star @VisitScotland top-rated visitor attraction. Call 0131 665 2859. #MusselburghRaces

@MusselburghAth Musselburgh Athletic in Musselburgh, East Lothian
The official twitter account for Musselburgh Athletic FC.

@cllrStu Cllr Stuart Currie in Musselburgh
SNP Councillor for Musselburgh. Leader of East Lothian Council SNP Group. SNP COSLA Group Secretary. Chair of Musselburgh Common Good Committee.

@IDesignI Interactive Design Institute in Musselburgh, East Lothian
Interactive Design Institute offers degree level courses in #art and #design by distance learning online, in partnership with the University of Hertfordshire.

@RiverHealer alison lowther in Musselburgh, East Lothian
Indigo child, truth seeker, lover of nature, protector of animals. A good witch with good intention. Reiki Master, psychic counsellor Tarot. Life is a dream

@Swalk1977 Suzanne Walkingshaw in Musselburgh, East-Lothian
Love my life love my boys

@MusselburghDAC Musselburgh Athletic in Musselburgh, East Lothian
The official Twitter feed of Musselburgh & District Athletic Club. Follow us to find out whats going on at the Club. #teammusselburgh #musselburgh10k #TeamMDAC

@CWAMusselburgh CWA Musselburgh in Musselburgh, Scotland
Chapter of @CWAScotland in Musselburgh, East Lothian. Giving locals the right to wind in their hair.

Organic Social SEO Musselburgh

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

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

Engage with influential people in Musselburgh 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; Auchtermuchty, Galashiels, Culross, Bathgate, Kinross, Anstruther Easter, Innerleithen, Boness, Anstruther Wester and Ladybank

Using local Musselburgh 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 Musselburgh Searches

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

1) Musselburgh athletic fc

Local SEO Audits

More coming soon!