13.8 YOAST WordPress Local SEO Premium
If you own a local business, now is a critical time to increase your online presence at the local level. Because now more than ever, your customers’ searches are focused on local results. So that makes it paramount to rank high in their local search results. Are you not ranking at the top of their search results? Then you’ll lose customers to the competition in your area.
Stop worrying about how to get to that top position. Let the local SEO plugin take care of that for you.
Your chances of ranking have just improved!
Our local SEO was already the easiest way to ensure your position in local search results, Google Maps, and the Knowledge Panel, but with our recently revamped way of adding all the important information to your pages, your ranking chances have just improved even more! By adding schema data in an innovative and new way.
By adding schema data in an innovative, new way, we ensure that search engines like Google get your location and other important information on the fly, are able to combine all of this information and deliver the best search results for their visitors.
What exactly can a local SEO plugin do for me?
Local SEO plugins can help you rank better in local search results. Simply put.
It tells Google everything it needs to know to get you to the top of the local search results.
It enhances your contact page, so your online visitors actually come to your place.
It optimizes local SEO for one or more locations, and you can easily add a store finder.
Let’s take a deeper look at these benefits.
1. it tells Google everything it needs to know
Google likes it when you tell it something about yourself.
The name of your company.
Type of business
But just putting this information on your contact page won’t work. You also need to add this data to Schema.org so that Google can see it on every page.
The Local SEO plugin takes care of all this technical stuff for you.
Generate a KML file and automatically add it to your XML sitemap (which Google needs).
Export addresses in Schema.org format
Display business hours (with Schema.org output).
Instantly display Google Maps on your website, including a route planner.
Submit all this technical data to Google
So, if all this professional local SEO stuff sounds confusing, don’t worry: the local SEO plugin solves that problem for you.