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Local SEO

Local SEO Improve Visibility in Local Search Results

Local SEO is targeting your business for where you are based. Swanky Pixels is a website design and SEO company based in Newquay Cornwall, so our details fully optimised so when someone searches for a website designer and based in Newquay our site details show in the local map at the top of the results. We offer SEO or search engine optimisation services for business clients in Cornwall, Devon and the South West UK.

How to improve your local SEO

Address – Make sure your full address and contact details are on your website for the city or town you are targeting.

Google Business – Make sure you have created a business listing on Google; it used to be called Google Places. Make sure the details match your website. Complete fully including the local telephone number, full address, opening hours, and include at least six photos. Make regular posts on your Google business listing, within these you can add a link to your homepage and other specific pages.

Google Business Description – This is important you can have 750 characters in this section, make use of them, mention your geographical area and your main target keywords and key phrases for your company early on in the description.

Reviews – Ask customers to leave reviews, especially mentioning the service you supplied when you do receive them, make sure you respond to them.

3rd Party Sites – get your company listed on 3rd party sites like Yell, Scoot and Facebook, make sure everything matches precisely on your website, same full address, contact numbers and company name.

Devices - Make sure the page looks good on each device, desktop, tablet and mobile devices. If you have any issues, speak with your Website Designer to make any needed alterations.

If you would like any help in improving your local SEO or general help with your website, SEO or branding, we would be happy to help.

Local SEO

SEO Client Testimonial

Pete, at Swanky Pixels, has been fantastic to work with on our website project. He knows his stuff and has an excellent eye for detail. He built our website on time and budget. We had a strict brief as our website needs to look beautiful and drive business for our bespoke gifting services and also have the capability of an online shop. Pete helped us to get the balance right, intrigated SEO and built it on a platform that is fit for purpose.

Co-Founder Gilded Bee Emily Stone

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Reasons why you should add an 'S'

Website designersWe all want our websites to be secure and ranking higher than our competitors through organic SEO, so just having an 'S' can make all the difference.

If two competitors website has otherwise same web pages, search engines prefer a domain name with HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure) sites, pushing the secure domain to take the lead, so why not add an s.

Yes, we need to make our websites secure, primarily if we sell online, though It encrypts all communication, including URL's, protecting things like browsing history not just credit card numbers.

Your website designer, IT department or hosting company can help install these for you. You have to buy an SSL certificate, and these start at around £50, including installation.

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Why Do I Need a Website For My Business

Why Do I Need a Website For My Business

Reason #1 – Broadcast to the world

Many companies spend a fortune on creating corporate logos, branded stationery and advertising. A website can help reduce that cost and time. Your potential customers can find out about your business, products and learn more about you. If you get most of your business through networking or recomendations, then you need a website so they can check you out.

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Joomla Website Design Cornwall

Joomla Website Designers

We specialise in Joomla CMS web site design in Cornwall, and clients across the UK.

We provide Joomla training to teach you how to maintain, update and optimise your Joomla website. We will teach you how to maintain your Joomla website yourself so you will not need a web developer to do it for you, unless you want to completely change the overall site.

Joomla is an open source software development tool perfect for any business, it's easy to maintain but the main reason we love Joomla is it optimises really well using organic SEO, so we are able to get clients to the first page of search engines like Google.

Joomla Training

Services we offer:

  • Joomla Training in our office or remotely at your business premesis or home
  • Joomla CMS website designers and development
  • Migration of websites to a Joomla cms web design
  • Organic SEO Search engine optimization for Joomla sites
  • Managing existing Joomla websites
  • Template design and modifications to Joomla websites
  • Uploading templates, Components, Modules, Plugins
  • Maintaining sites on a monthly basis
  • New Joomla installations

Joomla Web Designers

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