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“Local SEO is the practice of optimizing a local brick and mortar business for location-based keywords, such as ‘locksmith New York’. Local search engine optimization includes optimizing the business’s website as well as their Google My Business profile.
Why is Local SEO Important?
I’m not going to throw a bunch of random stats at you.
But I do want to briefly show you a few fascinating statistics to highlight just how huge SEO is for local businesses.
46% of all searches in Google have “local intent” (Search Engine Roundtable).”
Read the whole thing here.
Fast Start Blog Says: Brian Dean is the go-to guy when it comes to SEO. I’ve mentioned his other “ultimate” guides on search engines here and each one could easily be a paid course. But he makes these available for free, so I encourage you to take advantage of his hard work, especially if your business could benefit from more local web traffic.Source