Local SEO Specialist Agency

Welcome to the #1 Local SEO Agency in Canada. We specialize in ranking local websites on the first page of Google.

Canadian Local SEO Agency that delivers RESULTS!

Freelance Local SEO Expert

Hello and welcome to RANK SEO Agency. My name is Craig Riley and I have been doing local SEO for over 12 years and helped many local businesses reach #1 for their search terms around Canada and the world.

SEO is my passion, I get a massive kick when I receive messages and calls from my clients telling me how their business is booming with new customers.

I am not your run-of-the-mill SEO’er. I truly want to help you succeed and by doing that I allow myself and my family a good life.

If you are looking to take your local business to the next level, then you need to get in touch, today.

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Local Digital Marketing

Many years ago, I tried to offer every service under the sun to clients in the hope to get them on board, since I started focusing on Local SEO only as a service, I have been able to get better results, faster results and help generate more calls and enquiries from the search engines.

I am here to help grow your business in 3 ways:

Increased ranking of your website in the search results for your keywords

Increased your position to the top 3 on Google Maps (first page)

Increased enquiries (phone calls & emails) from local searches.

An SEO Strategy that improves rankings

Below are some of the elements that we will work on to improve the overall position of your website and business on the internet. All of the elements improve the position of your website and also showcase your business in the best light.

Website Optimization

Assuring search engines understand your website is vital to the products and services of your business. When focusing on local search it is equally important that the search engines understand your location and what area you serve. Local Schema Mark-up Name, Address, Phone Number (NAP) Local Keyword Optimization

Google My Business Optimization

Search is favoring local listings, being found in local results is more important than ever. In part, the local listing is powered by the combination of your website and your Google My Business listing. In order to assist in being found locally we: Claim Your Google My Business listing Optimize your Google My Business Profile Facilitate reviews

Data Distribution

There are over hundreds of local profile pages and websites. Ensuring the NAP and other data match your website and Google My Business page we distribute and sync your NAP with hundreds of local profiles. Claim Other Local Business Listings Sync NAP Across Local Profiles

Local Citations

Citations are a key ingredient in local rankings. Citations are basically mentions of part of your business NAP on other websites. We build: Industry Related Citations 100’s of Citations Relevant Citations

Webmaster Outreach

A core component of SEO is link building. We look for websites related to your business and seek opportunities to earn links from those sites to yours. Relevant Links Quality Links


Understanding reporting and creating action plans around data is how websites progress. We do this through reporting. Each month we send the following progress reports: Ranking Report Traffic Report

Latest SEO Updates

Now and then we write posts that help our readers understand local SEO in more depth. Visit our blog for more information.

Local SEO PBN Links

Local SEO PBN Links

Why you need PBN Links for Local SEO The key to success when it comes to local SEO is to have quality PBN links that point to your own website. These links will not only be highly relevant to your business, but they will also provide your website with high-quality...

Local SEO Social Signals

Local SEO Social Signals

3 Social Signals to Boost Your Local SEO When analyzing how to improve your Google ranking, the first thing you must consider is your website's content. It's important to remember that your content has the greatest influence on your rankings, but location-based...

Local SEO Google Stack

Local SEO Google Stack

Local SEO and the Google Stack On the podcast "Local SEO Tactics," Jesse talks about the Google Stack and how to use it to your advantage. Google understands these layers of your website, so a good approach to Google stacks will help your SEO ranking. However, this...

Local SEO Web 2.0 Links

Local SEO Web 2.0 Links

How to Get Your First Local SEO Web 2.0 Links Obtaining free Local SEO Web 2.0 Links is possible but not without some risks. While the earliest links may be worthless, you may want to wait until your site is indexed. Don't use spammy spun content or buy links from...

Local SEO Press Release

Local SEO Press Release

How to Write a Local SEO Press Release As you develop your Local SEO strategy, consider how to incorporate digital PR. This way, you can send the press release to local government officials, community leaders, and reporters. A good combination of online and offline...

Local SEO Citations

Local SEO Citations

Why you need Local SEO Citations for your business When it comes to local SEO, there are many factors to consider, from NAP consistency to Schema language to the placement of your description. Keeping up with these elements is essential to achieving the results you...

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