According to the FSB or the Federation of Small Businesses in the UK, in 2012:
were an estimated 4.8 million businesses in the UK which employed 23.9 million people, and had a combined turnover of £3,100 billion
- SMEs accounted for 99.9% of all private sector businesses in the UK, 59.1% of private sector employment and 48.8% of private sector turnover
- SMEs employed 14.1 million people and had a combined turnover of £1,500 billion
- Small businesses alone accounted for 47% of private sector employment and 34.4% of turnover
This is indicative of the huge demand for local listings in the UK. Nonetheless, medium and large businesses make use of local listings as well. It’s just that smaller businesses tend to be more localised due to their size.
- Increased exposure through local search to people located in your target area in the UK
- Increased online traffic and foot traffic depending on the nature of the business
- For greater impact, LSO combined with our SEO services is highly recommended
- Optimised exposure at Google+, Bing Business Portal and Yahoo! Local through InfoServeGroup
We maintain a list of national, county directories, marketplaces and verticals, down to the town or city level and we continue to do research for additional placements to boost your local visibility.
Herewith in these packages are submissions to top United Kingdom directories numbering 340+, listings inGoogle+, Bing Business Portal, maps, on-page optimization, local video creation, off-page link building, promotions, coupons, deals, special events updates, directory citations and review building. We also list to Yahoo! Local through their partner site: InfoServeGroup. The recommended minimum duration is 6 months.
- Duplicate Listings Research and Analysis
- Current Listings Consistency Checks
- Ranking Comparison Report
- Competition Analysis
- Primary Listings: Google+, Bing Business Portal and Yahoo! local via InfoServe Group
- Local Top Directory Submissions
- hCard Generation and Implementation
- Business Information Sidebar Integration
- KML Sitemap Generation and Uploading
- Contact Us Page Optimization
- Optimization of other important elements
- Video Creation and Submissions
- Site Authority Analysis
- Directory Citation Building
- Review Building
- Reporting and Auditing
will continue to have great demand especially now that more and more people use their mobile devices to seek out local products and services online. We providing excellent local search optimization services to our clients.