What is "Local SEO"?

by Nikita Dubey Internet Marketer
Local SEO - in simple terms, Local SEO is a type of SEO done on a local basis.

Internet is having a global prospectus, it is a global marketplace that enables different companies of different nature to attract customers globally or from different market place. But there are some business which provide their services on a local level or they want global customers but they also want to attract the local customers. Therefore Local SEO can provide Local Search traffic to the website. Local SEO helps ensure your website shows up for local searches.

Local SEO is specifically for small businesses who are targeting their local area with niche products and services and want to increase their exposure to customers using search engines.

Local SEO approach usually include:

-Directory submissions
-Search engine location services
-Review sites
-Blog commenting
-Profile Creation

Local SEO service can help business find more customers locally and globally, and help us in listing business locally so that they can be visible to the local searches also.

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About Nikita Dubey Advanced   Internet Marketer

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Nalin Upadhyay Advanced   Internet Marketer
Nice article Nikita, says a lot about the effectiveness of Local SEO, thanks
Dec 27th 2011 00:18   
Ashwini Patidar Innovator  Internet Marketer
very nice post, gives you sufficient knowledge about local SEO. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Dec 28th 2011 01:33   
Vikas S. Advanced   InterNet Marketing Manager
very good post nikita, local seo is very essential to businesses who are targeting their business on a local level.
Dec 29th 2011 01:17   
Manish Goyal Advanced   Director - WBS
excellent article nikita. This article contains enough knowledge to make you understand what is Local SEO and what are its benefits. thanks for sharing it with us.
Dec 29th 2011 01:37   
Yash Joshi Innovator  Market Researcher and Marketer
very nice article with some very good information. thanks.
Dec 29th 2011 01:41   
Jaya Gupta Advanced  Web Developer
nice article nikita, thanks for the info about Local SEO
Dec 30th 2011 01:29   
Eric Martin Advanced  SEO Professional, Consultant
Don't you feel that Local SEO has been hit hard by "Google Places" which occupy the upper positions on first page?
Jan 1st 2012 09:32   
Nalin Upadhyay Advanced   Internet Marketer
@Eric is surely agree with you..but we can also use "Google Places" for our optimization and add our place or business location on "Google Maps" and can get identified easily.
Jan 2nd 2012 00:51   
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