Local SEO practices have gone through dramatic changes in recent years. And businesses who have not adapted to these changes are dropping in search placement. Your business needs to have a sound SEO strategy to stay ahead of the competition to achieve your desired local search results.
In the USA alone there are over 540 million searches per day. That’s over 22 million per hour, over 375,000 per minute, and over 6,200 per second. The question is: are they finding you or are they finding your competitors in a local search?
Here some facts about Local Search:
• 73% of all online activity is related to local content
• 82% of local searchers follow up with a phone call or show up on your doorstep
• 66% of Americans use local search to find local businesses
• 54% of Americans have replaced phone books (Yellow Pages & Business Directory) with internet and local search
• 43% of search engine users are seeking a local merchant with the intent of buying offline
• 41% of consumers say they use a specific location in their search
Aren’t you tired of your competitors (who are not nearly as good as you are) ranking above you in local search results? Abode Systems can put you in front of consumers that are searching for your products and services. Our local search optimization will get you found when the consumer is making his or her purchasing decision. And that’s exactly the time you want to get in front of them. In today’s economic climate, your business can’t afford to miss out on any new business opportunities.