Why take this free course?
Learn why content is important and what the common types of content are
Discover how to use keyword research to inform your strategy
Understand what content to create for different areas of the marketing funnel
Find out what to include on different content pages to make them successful
Who is this course for?
This course will suit organizations and businesses looking to build out their understanding of local content strategy and on-page optimization with a local SEO focus.
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Claire shares step-by-step instructions on creating compelling content for gaining visibility in the search results and for moving potential customers through to conversion.
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What people think
This kind of knowledge is useful for anyone who wishes to learn about SEO for free. It's also superior to certain paid courses.
Great information! I am already using it in my strategies with my clients.
Claire Carlile is simply amazing. Her communication skills and clear advice is a MUST for anyone diving into local SEO.
Lorena Pérez Rodríguez
Freelance SEO Manager
Meet the Course Leader
Claire Carlile Rees
Claire Carlile Rees has been working in digital marketing for over 20 years, primarily in the SEO and local SEO space. As a seasoned marketer and a small business owner herself, she understands both the opportunities and the threats of the small business digital environment. For the last 10 years, she’s been running her own business offering freelance SEO and digital marketing services to a range of small and medium-sized businesses both in the UK and abroad. She also offers bespoke training in SEO to individuals and small teams, and you’ll occasionally find her on stage speaking at SEO conferences and meet ups in the UK.