The Best Local SEO Checklist

  • On-Page Optimization

  • City or State included in all Title Tag descriptions

  • City or State included in heading tags (H1, H2,..)

  • City or State included in content of body (Bolded or italicized at least once)

  • Site has mobile or responsive layout

  • Google+ local categories included in Meta Data

  • Hours, directions and Google map added to contact page

  • Mobile sitemap found

  • List your Name, address, phone number on every page

  • Google+

  • Create a Google+ Account

  • Select service categories on Google+ local page

  • Add a Google+ badge for pages

  • Create and/or claim your Google+ Business page

  • Add photos and videos to your Google+ local page

  • Link website to Google+

  • Search Engine Registration

  • Request a Google Pin Via Postcard

  • Request a Bing Pin Via Postcard

  • Verify with Yahoo Via phone call

  • Local Listings

  • Claimed or add multiple local listings (Yelp, CitySearch, HotFrog, UrbanSpoon,...)

  • Add photo\'s and videos to your local listings

  • Submit to local and regional business directories

  • No variations of your company\'s info exist online (use to search for replication)

This checklist was created by mysiteauditor

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