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local search, getting near top, not ad



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Hi All

When you search for a business type i.e. 'shoes in london'... the paid ads come first, then the other companies who are based in the location, then the rest. My company is the last in the list of 'companies based in the location'... any idea why? any tips? thank you x


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The first question for this is, have you done your part in reaching the top rank? I mean to say, have you performed well in SEO for your site? To achieve better chances of ranking your website in the marketplace, best practices are listed to achieve GOOD SEO for your website. Check here if you ever missed one of these,
  1. Indexing Keywords
  2. Build Your Traffic
  3. Optimization (On-Page)
  4. Perform Backlinking
  5. SEO Friendly Writing for Your Good Content
  6. Review your Analytics to know how you perform well in the Search Engine
  7. Site Architecture
But One thing is for sure that can help you, is to hire an SEO Specialist to advise you on the possible solutions and techniques that are SEO friendly.
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