This is just a quick post to quickly share a very important factor in Local SEO for the Google 3-Pack that many ignore.
For many, Local SEO and getting their business into the 3-pack to get an influx of Leads is always super exciting. However, they are normally left scratching their heads and wandering how they can beat the constant Google changes.
With all the Google shakeups businesses are left in a state of confusion. ‘How do we get into that elusive 3-pack?’. For us at Ranet Media it’s an exciting subject.
NUMBER 1 TIP FOR LOCAL SEO
DO NOT IGNORE ON PAGE SEO
On page SEO is the most important thing you can do. The foundation for success for good results with Local SEO is built upon solid on page SEO. Yet all we hear is people crying “get more backlinks” “get more citations” – all of which is useless with good solid on page see on your website, Google My Business Listing and other properties.
If you win the ‘Relevance’ game you will win the Local SEO game. Location relevance and industry relevance and keyword topic relevance.