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SEO, AdWords & Analytics Certified Services In Connecticut

 

In 2019, local SEO has become a major opportunity for small businesses to be prominent on Google. Google has implemented the “Top 3 Map Pack” shown on the 1st page of Google’s results which showcases local businesses.

These top 3 organic spots is where every local business wants to be.  The top 3 map pack get more clicks, phone calls, website clicks, and customers than the organic rankings because it appear above the organic listings.

Many local searchers use their phone and never get past the 1sr page of Google. Local searchers find the answers they need inside of Google’s top 3 local SEO map pack box. A searcher sees reviews, a phone number, a website link, and Google Map links.

Why aren’t you inside that box? You probably do not have an expert local SEO service provider. There are certain methods to get your business ranked high and appear in the map pack.

Local SEO Service Packages

 

To get ranked on Google maps and at the top of page one for your service locally, you will need a local SEO service expert provider.  A skilled professional local SEO expert will get results.  With better rankings, you get more phone calls, clicks, exposure, and income. Isn’t that really what this is all about?

It is not a quick and easy fix.  It is a long-term investment to increase your rankings, your Google search visibility, and get more customers to your location,

Local SEO: A Digital Marketing Solution For Small Business

 

If you buy ads using Google AdWords or Facebook to get leads, you know how expensive it can get.  If you quit the leads stop coming in. With local SEO services, there is less cost and more potential ROI.

 

Local SEO Specialist For Small Businesses

 

I am a local SEO expert. I use all my expertise to place your a website into Google’s top 3 local SEO map pack.  Local, organic, and leads within the proximity of your location is a hot lead. A searcher using their phone is looking for a product or service immediately. These searchers have already made their mind up. Imagine them searching Google for a product you sell will see you ranked high in the local SEO map pack with reviews, your phone number, a link to your website or they can click to call to you call.

Very few people reach for a phone book these days. There are generations that don’t even know what a phone book is. So, what has taken over those pages?  Google. People look everything up from recipes, restaurants, to whom to call for a reliable plumber.

My goal as a local SEO specialist is to help you rank high for in Google for the best and most searched keywords.  I am dedicated to find low-cost solutions, get you more leads, and generate a lasting revenue stream.

Google Certifications

  • Google Ads Fundamentals Certified
  • Google Ads Search Certified
  • Google Ads Mobile Certified
  • Google Ads Video Certified
  • Google Ads Display Certified
  • Google Ads Shopping Certified
  • Google Analytics Certified
  • Google My Business Certified

 

My consultanting fee is $50/hour with a ten-hour minimum. There is no long-term or locked-in agency-style contract. You may cancel at any time.

Please reach out to me to see if I am a good fit for your Internet marketing goals.

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Robert Stein
Digital Marketing Consultant
Glastonbury, CT 06033
860.659.7135

Local SEO Services & Google AdWords Consultant

local seo specialist

Local SEO & Google AdWords Expert Consultant

14 Years Of Digital Marketing Experience

 

I organic SEO, certified Google AdWords management and local SEO services.

I begin by performing a technical SEO audit to fix critical website errors.

Adding adding geographic terms for each seed we have created ong-taBy using SEO  list key list of high volume, lower CPC, and average competitiveness of 60-75 keywords to rank for and go after the ,king gKywords over the second a third month.  If there is a local aspect to the business of local SEO is faster.

After a week and I half, I perform on-site SEO add or optimizing META Titles, Descriptions, Headers, internal linking, site speed.

I use Yoast SEO and can typically boost WordPress site speed by 30 points.

I check the ranking of the keyword, landing web pages and report positions. I use related keywords such as digital marketing, SEO campaign, technical SEO, SEO strategy, and a successful SEO.

Further on-site SEO implementing best practices. Perform keyword research tools on the site for additional suggested keywords. Ideally, each page should target one keyword per page to optimize for. The site should use short URLs with main keywords. I use main keywords and related keywords in the correct proportion so it does not look like keyword stuffing. Bolding, italics, and adding to links is good practice. Use as categories and tags. Optimize the category pages for more SEO potential.

Examine and use reports from Analytics, Search Console and SEMrush to provide data to show improvements. I link build by creating local directory citation links to help local SEO.

Your site should have a blog with unique content in your blog posts. Google prefers posts or pages to have 900 words minimum, be authoritative, links to back up content communicates. This will get you better search engine rankings and get you better quality links.

Images with main keywords and related keyword added to alt-text. It should answer the users search and also ideally answer questions the search has not realized to search for yet but the page answers his queries without a Google search. this increase will site and depth of pages visited and low bounce rate. We must optimize the site for mobile as Google has a mobile-first index now because mobile searches are around 65%. The site must be fast because of Google’s Speed Update which penalizes slow sites. Users expect a mobile page to load in under 3 seconds.

My certified Google AdWords services are quite advanced. I run reports in AdWords, SEMrush, and others to optimize an account, add keywords research from SEO and other sources, A/B test ads, focus on improving the number of conversions, conversion rate, cost per conversion, and quality scores of keywords, ads, and landing pages. Ensure account uses AdWords best practices including extensions such as site-links, call-out links, phone links if desired, location, demographic bid modifiers, keyword match types are all in order. I am flexible and will work within your budget.

Why hire a Local SEO Expert Service Provider In Connecticut?

 

First, I conduct a technical SEO audit and fix any critical SEO errors discovered. I do thorough keyword and competitor keyword research

I research competitor keywords using SEMrush, MOZ, and a variety of other keyword tools to determine seed keywords to stem into long-tail keywords and geographical keywords if more there is a local aspect to your business.

I perform on-site SEO add or optimizing META Titles, Descriptions, Headers, internal linking, site speed. I use Yoast SEO can typically boost WordPress site speed by 30 points for a better Google page speed score.

My SEO team takes the keywords used to SEO and use a Google ranking tool that will check the ranking of keyword, landing web pages and report position. It may take 30-60 days or more to see big keyword jumps but it depends on the status of the site right now. Some keyword pop right away. I will send the ranking report weekly and also show progress on the site audit and speed score.

The second month is usually 20 hours total. 5/hours a week. That is usually spent that time running Analytics and Google Search Console reports. Find which keywords work and find and test new keywords. I use relate keywords such as digital marketing, SEO campaign, technical seo, SEO strategy, and a successful SEO.

Further on-site SEO implementing best practices. Perform keyword research tools on the site for additional suggested keywords. Ideally, each page should target one keyword per page to optimize for. The site should use short URLs with main keywords. I use main keywords and related keywords in the correct proportion so it does not look like keyword stuffing. Bolding, italics, and adding to links is good practice. U

I send ranking reports to track organic and local SEO. I use Analytics, Search Console and SEMrush to provide data to show improvements usually weekly. I link building off-site using vendors approved by Google to create local directory citation links from the larger free sites to push SEO.  This works for SEO on Google for 2019.

Your site should have a blog with unique content. Google prefers posts to be between 1000-1500 words, be authoritative, and your info backed-up links to authoritative sites to add credibility. Images should be compressed. The alt-text field describing the photo with keywords. Posts should answer the user’s initial query and, ideally, answer questions the searcher has yet to realized. this increase will site and depth of pages visited and low bounce rate. We must optimize the site for mobile as Google has a mobile-first index now because mobile searches are around 65%. The site must be fast because of Google’s Speed Update which penalizes slow sites. Users expect a mobile page to load in under 3 seconds. These methods will get better organic and local search engine ranking.

My consu Google AdWords services depend on if you have an account set up already. If not, that takes time. If you have one I run reports in AdWords, SEMrush, SpyFu, ns, conversion rate, cost per conversion, and quality scores of keywords, ads, and landing pages. Ensure account uses AdWords best practices including extensions such as site-links, call-out links, phone links if desired, location, demographic bid modifiers, keyword match types are all in order. If the client has an account, it would take ten hours first wee-week and a half to optimize and then 2-3 hours a week to manage, improve, optimize, perform competitor research and generate monthly metrics report. so after that, it is usually 10-15 hours to manage, generate reports and make further optimizations going forward.

I am flexible and will work within your and others to optimize the account, add keywords research from SEO and other sources, A/B test ads, focus on improving the number of conversion budget.

 

My current rate for SEO and Google AdWords freelance consulting rate is $50/hour with only a 10-hour minimum retainer required.  No long-term “agency-style” contract. Pay as you go.

 

Please fill out the form below, phone me at 860.659.7135 or email bob@connecticutseoexperts.com.

 

 

20 Local SEO Tips: Rank In Google’s Top 3 Local Map Pack

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Local SEO Tips To Improve Visibility To Customers

 

20 Ways To Rank In Google’s Top 3 Local Map Pack


Implement these local SEO tips. Local SEO has the best ROI. 46% of Google’s searches request a local business’ products and services. 65% search en route via their mobile phone. Local SEO is one of the fastest ways to rank on Google’s first page.

 

 

1. Google My Business

Fill out your Google My Business page 100%. Only claim one GMB page.

  • Create posts to highlight your business and offer deals
  • Describe each service you offer
  • Turn messaging on
  • Precise opening and closing hours

The more effort you put into your Google page, the better your odds at being listed in Google’s “Top 3 Map Pack.”

** Placements on Google Maps is very effective. **

 

2. Google My Business Categories

You may choose up to 5 categories. Begin with the most general and drill down.

 

3. Photos on Google My Business

Photos uploaded to your Google My Business page are a strong local ranking factor. You also may want to add longitude and latitude to the photos.

 

4. Bing Places

Claim a Bing business listing.

5. Submit Information To Big, Local, and Niche Citation Directories

Local SEO citations could make a difference in local SEO rankings. Ensure you Business Name, Address & Phone (NAP) are accurate and use the same info everywhere.

 

6. Listings on Review Sites

Yelp, FourSquare, Angie’s List, BBB, etc.

 

7. Increase # Of Positive Reviews

Google says it is okay to request a review but don’t incentive it.

 

8. Reviews with Responses Matter

Respond to every review. Say “thank you for your business” or “it was a pleasure working for you.”

 

9. Respond To Negative Reviews In A Customer Friendly Way

Respond to negative reviews in a professional and business-like way and seek to resolve the issue. Users can change their rating of you.

 

10. Facebook Business Pages & Groups

Easy to set-up. A strong and authoritative site with significant traffic.

 

11. Social Listings

Claim your business name on social networks including Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, etc.

 

12. Responsive Website

Google uses a “mobile-first” index to rank websites. 65% of Google’s searches come from a mobile phone.

 

13. Schema Markup Code

Google recommends SCHEMA and JSON-LD for local SEO. Visitors do not see your code. Google processes the code to better understand your site.

 

14. Improve Website Speed

In July 2018 Google implemented a “speed update” to its algorithm which penalizes slower sites. Searchers expect a site to full load in under 3-4 seconds on their mobile phone even though the average website loads in 7 seconds or longer.

 

15. On-Page Local Content

Create content where you can include your main keywords, synonyms, related keywords, and local keywords.

 

16. Title & Meta Descriptions Should Include Geo-Keywords

Use local keywords in your META Titles, descriptions, and HTML headers.

 

17. High-Quality Inbound Links

Links from sites Google trusts and considers authoritative and reliable sites.

 

18. Variance Of Inbound Links

You’ll want a broad range of inbound links that are relevant, are authoritative, and not just from a handful of sites.

 

19. Links from Relevant Sites

Links from local news sites, community blogs, charities, etc. These will help to prove trustworthiness.

 

20. Locals & Keywords in Anchor Texts

Inbound links from high authority sites using both your city and main keywords are like gold.

 

I’m a local SEO expert with the knowledge, insights, and real-world experience ranking small businesses into the Top 3 Map Pack. If interested in any of my services please contact me at (860) 659-7135. I charge $50/hour and require a ten-hour retainer. No long-term, locked-in agency style contracts. Pay as you go.