The aim of employing a local search marketing company is to increase your search engine results ranking. This means that your potential clients can find you with more ease when they search for you online. But before you choose the right company, you need to ask the right questions so that you know that they can deliver exactly what you want.
First, you will need to find out a little about the company itself. Here are some questions you can ask.
How long have you been in business?
Companies that have spent a substantial amount of time in the industry have more of an expertise.
What are your credentials? Who have you worked with?
Credentials of a company include the clients that they have previously worked with. Reputed local search marketing companies will be more than glad to inform you about who they have worked with before.
Tell me about your Local SEO process.
Although there are many similarities in process, different companies have different approaches that should be specific to different niches.
Have you done local search engine optimization for anyone else in my niche/industry?
You don’t want your company working for a competitor for the sake of conflicting interests and information security.
How often will we communicate?
By making this clear in the beginning you ensure you no misunderstanding.
The main aims of local search marketing services is to get your business to Page 1 of search engine results. You need to ask them specifically about this. Ask questions such as:
- When is this going to happen?
- How fast is this going to happen?
- Whats the cost of making it happen?