Local SEO Totnes

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

local seo for Totnes business

The Town of Totnes has a population of around 8000 people which makes up for 0.013% of the total UK population. The local business websites that Totnes have on the web, make up for around 0.032% of the UK total local websites.

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

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

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

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

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

1) Artists and illustrators
2) Organic foods
3) Karaoke
4) Homeopaths
5) Gearboxes
6) Television aerials and radio antennas
7) Counselling and advice
8) Hotels
9) Flooring services
10) Educational services

These are the most competitive business types in Totnes 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.

Totnes 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 Totnes, Devon. 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 Totnes.

local influencer marketing Totnes

@robintransition Rob Hopkins in Totnes, Devon. UK
Co-founder of Transition Network, catalyst, blogger, appearer in Cesar-winning film Demain, father, swimmer, scintillating public speaker. Born at 323.15ppm.

@NetwrkWellbeing Network Of Wellbeing in Totnes, Devon, UK
Network of Wellbeing (NOW) supports wellbeing in practice, which for us means happy people, healthy communities & a sustainable planet. Tweets by @Flo_Sci

@Dartington Dartington in Dartington, Nr. Totnes, Devon
Our charity work helps build stronger communities. Our commercial activities fund what we do. Visit http://t.co/CyAAD5YDaY for our year-round events calendar.

@SouthHamsDevon South Hams Devon UK in South Hams, South Devon, UK.
Promoting UK Businesses, Services, Events, Tourism & Information for South Hams Devon, Ivybridge, Totnes, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge, Salcombe, Modbury & near by

@driftrecordshop D R I F T in Totnes, Devon
We are a record shop in Totnes, Devon. Same guys that run @deluxenewspaper magazine and a festival called @driftseachange. Fully woke.

@BeatlesFriend Tony Bramwell in Totnes,Devon U.K.
Author of Magical Mystery Tours: My Life With The Beatles. Childhood friend with three of the Beatles.

@SoundartRadio Soundart Radio in Totnes
Soundart Radio 102.5 FM is the licensed community radio station for Totnes in South Devon, England. https://t.co/GNV1pI0ZgA

@yvonnecoomber Yvonne Coomber in Totnes, Devon
My paintings are inspired by the gentle hills and the singing rainbows of tumbling, spilling, flowers by my studio which is nestled deeply in the folds of Devon

@Totnesbrew ...... ............ .............. ..... in Totnes High Street, Devon.
Craftily brewing our own beers, and keeping a wide selection of local, national and international beers & ales. Open 5-12 Mon-Thurs, 12-12 Fri-Sun. ..

@bhtotnes ...... ............ .........., ............ in Totnes, Devon
A leading venue on the SW music circuit in the heart of Totnes attracting both local & international artists as well as hosting regular club nights. ......

@NewLionBrewery New Lion Brewery in Totnes, Devon, UK.
Back. Since 2013. We brew Pandit, Mane Event, Totnes Stout and all manner of artisan gems. The Pride of Totnes. Drop in and see us.

@mattharvey4 Matt Harvey in Totnes, Devon, UK
poet, lyricist, husband and father, son, brother, uncle, sea-food lover and dog-walker - made entirely of hope

@GreenFuneralCo Rupert and Claire in Totnes Devon Uk
Ceremonial undertakers, ritual performers. TEDx talk: Death, grief, ritual and radical funerals. Callender Callender Cauty & Drummond. Agents of MuMufication

@Encounters_Arts Encounters in Totnes, Devon
Socially Engaged Arts organisation inspiring creativity, dialogue & change. Focused on People Place & Planet. Tweets by Ruth Ben-Tovim & Creative Associates

@BarnCinema Barn Cinema in Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon
Independent cinema in a 15th century barn at @DartingtonHall. Film, event cinema, outdoor screenings & special events.

@PeterBently Peter Bently in Totnes, Devon, UK
Childrens author. Roald Dahl Funny Prize winner. Personal acquaintance of Cruella

@totnestimes Totnes Times in Totnes, Devon
News from Totnes and surrounding villages Newdesk: 01803 864212 Email: editorial@totnes-today.co.uk

@driftseachange Sea Change Festival in Totnes, England
24th & 25th August 2018, the third edition of the Sea Change festival in Totnes, Devon. programmed by @driftrecordshop

@Labour4Totnes Totnes Labour Party in Totnes
Totnes & South Devon Labour Party has monthly meetings for members, and runs numerous campaigns throughout the year. Reach us at totneslabourparty@gmail.com ..

@southhamscab South Hams CAB in Totnes, Devon
South Hams CAB offers Free, Confidential & Independent advice. Twitter cannot be used to request advice. Visit our website or call 03444 111 444.

Organic Social SEO Totnes

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

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

Engage with influential people in Totnes 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; Crediton, Saltash, Torpoint, Tavistock, Exeter, Budleigh Salterton, Plymouth, Exmouth, Dawlish and Salcombe

Using local Totnes 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 Totnes Searches

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

1) Totnes population
2) It support totnes
3) Totnes brewery
4) Record shop totnes
5) Totnes england
6) Totnes tourism
7) Citizens advice bureau totnes
8) Totnes estate agents
9) Totnes cinema
10) Locksmith totnes
11) Sea change festival totnes
12) Server support totnes
13) Cab totnes


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