🔗 Want your local business to rank better on Google? Consider a local link building strategy!
Google uses backlinks as a major ranking signal for local SEO. Backlinks are when another website has a link to your website on it.
So in a very simple nutshell: if Google can see you have backlinks from other trusted local websites it thinks, "Wow, this is a good website!" and ranks you higher in its search results.
So if you want to improve your search engine ranking, it's important to earn backlinks from trusted local websites.
Here are some ideas to help you get started:
✅ Reach out to local media outlets and ask for a feature story
✅ Request that municipal websites list your local business
✅ Write guest blog posts and link back to your website
✅Contact local bloggers and influencers about name-dropping your business
These are just a few ideas but the sourcing possibilities are endless!
For maximum outcomes with little effort, implement backlink building into your marketing strategy, public relations and promotions.
By using all the available sources you have available and translating them into backlinks, you can easily develop a strong repertoire of backlinking in no time.
Which means your website = higher up in search engine results 📈🎉
If you need help with your SEO strategy then get in touch! 💌