Local SEO in Tampa

Remember the last time you searched for a restaurant or store near you? In SEO-speak, we call that a local search. And if you want to show up when someone is trying to find you, then it’s crucial that you implement a local SEO strategy for Tampa.

Right now, 46% of all searches are local.  Many of these local searches lead to action, like making an online purchase, scheduling a service time, creating a reservation, or stopping in to shop. At Digital Neighbor, we help connect our clients with potential customers so they can grow their businesses.

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Our Local SEO Services

GMB Listing Management

Your Google My Business Profile is the most important local SEO ranking factor for Google. We’ll ensure your profile is optimized and up-to-date so you people can easily contact or visit you.

Reputation Management

Control the conversation. Make sure you know what people are saying about your business. With our Reputation Management service, we help you get more reviews and respond to them so you can focus on providing exceptional service.

In-Depth Monthly Location Reporting

Know where you stand. Our reporting will help you see your progress and better understand your digital presence so you can invest your digital marketing dollars wisely.

Our 5 Phases of Local SEO

When you work with Digital Neighbor, we want to ensure that your business shows up as high as possible in both the search results and the Google Local Pack.  When creating a strategy for  Local SEO in Tampa, you’ll need to consider both on-site and off-site factors that can help you show up higher in search results. In addition to optimizing your website around appropriate keywords and ensuring you have all the proper alt tags, metadata, and schema, you need to focus on off-site factors like Google My Business optimization, reviews and reputation management, and link building. The goal is get new clients with Google Maps.

Phase One – Discover

Before launching your services, we’ll sit down together to determine your goals. From there, we’ll develop the best strategy to help you achieve your desired outcome.

Phase Two – Audit

To uncover opportunities for improvement, we’ll run an in-depth analysis of your website and digital presence to identify challenges and maximize success.

Phase Three – Improve

Data in hand, we’ll implement the necessary changes to help your rank higher and get found more easily by potential customers.

Phase Four – Promote

We’ll optimize your Google My Business profile, verify your Maps listing, and respond to reviews to continue to get your name our there.

Phase Five – Evaluate

We measure everything we do so we can provide you with detailed reporting and show you how your investment is paying off. We’ll use this data to make your campaigns even better.

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Your Digital Neighbor Team

Ashley Essman

Account Manager

An Account Manager and GMB Specialist will work with you to create, implement and measure your successful local SEO strategy. Plus, we’ll bring in additional team members as needed to support your goals.

Amy Cibulas

SEO Strategist

Your SEO strategist will use data and research to make plans for growth and strengthen your online presence. Your strategist will make the whole picture—content, technical SEO, and analytics—come to life.

Chyenne Lettsome

GMB Specialist

As the number 1 off-site Local SEO ranking factor, your Google My Business profile is a principal component of a winning local SEO strategy. Your GMB Specialist will optimize your profile so that customers

Local SEO Case Study

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How SEO Got Our Client $100k in Organic Traffic

Through a diligent local SEO plan, we grew our client’s footprint to establish them as a local leader in the personal injury lawyer space.

Read about how our robust local search engine optimization plan helped them dramatically increase their web traffic!

Frequently Asked Questions About Local SEO

I already rank well on Google. Do I need to do Local SEO?

SEO is not a set-it-and-forget-it strategy. With Google and other search engines constantly updating their algorithms, it’s crucial that you maintain an up-to-date strategy that makes it easier for search engines to

If I run PPC ads, can I skip Local SEO?

While PPC ads will help you get to the top of search results for particular keywords, they won’t help you rank organically. If you want to ensure that you reach the most potential customers possible, then you need a robust local SEO strategy that helps you rank in the 3-pack and show up organically for relevant searches.

What do I need to focus on for Local SEO?

Your Local SEO strategy should include both on-site optimization and off-site optimization. For example, your website should have copy that uses that the most common keywords people use to find your business. You should also maintain an accurate Google My Business listing and monitor and respond to your reviews. But don’t worry, when you partner with Digital Neighbor, we do all of this and more to drive more organic traffic to your website.

Which directory sites should I use to rank well locally?

Because Google remains the number one search engine, it’s vital that you have an accurate Google My Business listing with an optimized profile. You should also make sure that you’re on popular sites like Yelp, Bing Places, and industry-specific sites that are relevant to your business. We can handle your directory listings for you so you can focus on growing your business.

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Let’s Talk About Local SEO

Contact us today and let’s talk about how Digital Neighbor can help your website show up higher in local search results. Chat with us on the phone,  over some coffee, or online about our Tampa local SEO services.

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Latest Local SEO Blog Posts

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