15 reasons why local SEO is important to your success [infographic]

The increase of social media and search for a wide range of different purposes has made localization more important. Local search engine optimization (SEO) is important to make sure your brand gets found online today.

Why?

Research shows that 71% of people look for a local business online. While 46% of all Google searches are for local results. In addition, 88% of people who search for a local business on their mobile phone call or visit within a day.

If you are a business, you should consider how you are optimizing for words like “near me” or “open” or “now.” As a result, these terms have grown 200%.

Local SEO is important

This infographic below from BCC Interactive outlines 15 reasons that local SEO is more than important than ever.

Why Local SEO is Important Infographic

This infographic was created by BCC Interactive.