“More than 70% of US Households use the Internet when shopping locally for products and services” - The Kelsey Group
In the last couple of years, Local SEO (Search Engine Optimization) has become a large part of searches on Google, Yahoo, and Bing. Customers are looking on the Internet for local businesses to visit. Below is a screen capture of what you would see in the Local Google section, along with the map of the area. If you are a local business, it is very important to show up on page 1 of this section so you can compete for local customers. Fusion One can help secure your spot and get the business you deserve.
Here is an example of a Google search for “florist Birmingham”.
In most searches, there are either 7 or 3 spots that can be claimed on page 1 in that category.
From the place page information, users can get directions, visit the website, and even read the reviews for the business.
Less than 50% of local businesses have an online presence and even fewer know about power of Local SEO. This translates into a greater opportunity for you.
With Fusion One and Local SEO building your business presence, you will definitely increase your market share. More people are going to find your business, which will get more traffic walking in your door.