Durham Local SEO

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Durham SEO services that generate more leads and make you money.

Boost your Durham business’s online charm without breaking the bank, thanks to our wallet-friendly local SEO services that probably cost less than your fancy coffee addiction.

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We've seen your story before.

You know you need a website for your small business. You’ve been putting it off for years because of [insert excuse here]. But now, you’re ready.

You manage to find a reliable, trustworthy web designer who builds you a beautiful new website at a reasonable price.

Your hot new website launches for the world to see, and you eagerly anticipate the flood of new customers that is sure to come!

But then…

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Frustrating, isn’t it? To finally make a real investment into your online presence, only to get zero results in return?

This is the situation that all too many small businesses find themselves in every single day. Owning a beautiful website that gets no traffic and zero new customers.

And you know what? We had the same problem.

So we did something about it.

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We were super pumped to be doing web design differently. To offer fast and affordable web design for small businesses everywhere. And to do all of it with a level of honesty and transparency rarely seen in the industry.

But we were starting from scratch. And, like literally every other business in the world, wanted to get on the first page of Google ASAP.

The difference is, while others wanted to, we actually did.

And now we’re ready to help you do the same.

How did we do it?

Listen, search engine optimization is hard. The days of keyword-stuffing and link directories are long gone, friends.
For the past 10-15 years, if you wanted to have a shot at getting on the first page of Google, you needed to be producing regular, stellar-quality content on your website.
Writing fantastic blog posts that prioritize the user experience is exactly how we got RapidWebLaunch to rank #1 in Google for some very competitive keywords.
Put simply, we grew our entire SEO agency through nothing but organic traffic. (and some good ol’ fashioned word-of-mouth)
Is it still possible to replicate this success?

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But things have changed...

Simply put, AI (artificial intelligence) is changing everything. And fast.

The barrier to entry for creating high quality blog posts has been dramatically lowered. Anyone with a phone can write about anything with the help of AI.

This means that the internet is going to be inundated with content. Your business would need to invest thousands of dollars per month if you want to have a chance at ranking near the top.

Which is why a strategy adjustment is needed.

Here is how we can rank your local business where it really matters. In your community.

David Brooks, the owner of Dakota Trauma Therapy, giving a fine testimonial for the small business digital marketing agency, RapidWebLaunch.

RapidWebLaunch has provided exceptionally effective Search Engine Optimization for us on an ongoing basis.

[We] have moved to, or very near, the top of page one of Google without having to separately purchase keywords for several of our most desired terms including PTSD, EMDR, anxiety, etc.

Our business has grown very significantly over time primarily due to RapidWebLaunch’s search engine optimization (SEO).

Don't believe us? Check out these real-life local SEO case studies.

After we built a shiny new website for these businesses, we tackled their local SEO plan for them.

We've got the case studies to prove it.


SSD Pools grows 6 digits in just 3 years

A Houston, TX pool cleaning company goes from 0 to $100,000's in annual revenue in just a couple of years.


Dakota Trauma grows revenue by over 400%

A Bismarck, ND psychotherapist starts a new practice and begins to build a steady client base after just a few months. And still growing today.

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The Cleaning Company grows website traffic by 1,150%

An established Toronto, ON cleaning company grows even further and continues to dominate the cleaning industry in the 6ix.

What's included in our local Durham SEO package?

Flip the switch on and start getting more website traffic and more customers.

Start with a Durham SEO audit to find out what is, and isn't working with your website

Before diving into the digital fray, a meticulous SEO audit can be your roadmap to online fame in Durham. Uncover the secrets behind keyword strategy that resonates with the locals, streamline your on-page optimization without sweating, and get a grip on the dark arts of technical SEO. Don’t just spy on your competitors—outsmart them with a thorough competitive analysis. And when the foundation is shaky, we finesse your site architecture and analytics for a web presence as robust as Durham’s entrepreneurial spirit.

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On-page Durham SEO that Google loves

We’ll turbocharge your Durham business with on-page SEO that’s more than just window dressing. Picture your site with snappy title tags, enticing meta descriptions, and headings that practically do a tap dance on Google’s front page. We intertwine savvy internal linking and crisp, optimized images to give your online presence the juice it needs to climb the rankings. It’s like giving your digital curb appeal a power wash—only, you know, for search engines.

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In-depth keyword research that identifies what your Durham, North Carolina customers are searching for

Keyword research isn’t just about throwing a dart at a board of terms and hoping for the best (that’s more of a bingo approach, and this isn’t your grandma’s game night). It’s about crafting a savvy understanding of your audience, digging up those gold nugget keywords with high traffic yet low enough competition. And let’s not forget about interpreting search intent because, let’s face it, no one wants to attract window shoppers when you need buyers. Plus, monitoring your keyword’s runway show is essential to stay in vogue with search trends.

Technical Durham SEO that algorithms will devour

Ok, let’s cut to the chase. You’re here because you want your website to not just survive, but thrive in Durham’s digital jungle. Technical SEO is your secret weapon. It’s all about speedy loading, slick mobile experiences, and ensuring your site’s as secure as Fort Knox. We’re talking ninja-level site architecture, Google-friendly indexing, and the kind of continuous monitoring that would impress Big Brother. Get this right, and Google could become your best pal in town.

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Local SEO for Durham businesses that crushes the competition

Local SEO in Durham isn’t just about showing up on maps; it’s about becoming the community’s go-to SMB whisperer. Imagine your Google My Business profile working overtime, local keywords luring clients like a North Carolinian barbecue, and local citations and directories serving as your digital street signs. Plus, we’ll turn those precious customer reviews into your 5-star reputation—online and off. It’s not magic, just us weaving SEO wizardry.

Google My Business management to keep the Google love strong in Durham

When it comes to being the talk of the town in Durham, Google My Business optimization is your secret handshake. We’ll finesse your profile with high-quality photos and spot-on details to make sure locals can’t miss you. Plus, with regular posts, you’re not just on the map—you’re making waves.

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Reviews management that impresses potential Durham customers

Every smart business in Durham knows that reviews are like gold—just less shiny and more wordy. With our local SEO wizardry, we’ll help you attract more reviews that gush about your awesomeness, tactfully respond to the cheer and the jeer, and handle those not-so-rave reviews with the grace of a gazelle on a balance beam. You’ll rise in rankings while winning over the hearts of locals—no magic wand necessary.

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Organized citations and listings that prove to Google your Durham business is legit

Consistent NAP management (that’s Name, Address, Phone number, for the non-nerds) ensures your Durham business is the talk of the town—and by town, we mean search engines. By aligning your citations across the web, customers find you faster than they’d spot a bull on Duke Street. Think fewer “Hey Google, where’s…?” and more “Ah, there you are!” Plus, it tidies up your online rep because let’s face it, inconsistency is so last season.

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Keep a sharp eye on your Durham website's rankings

How *mystifying* it might be to launch an SEO campaign without knowing your rankings, right? Lucky for you, rank tracking is your SEO compass in Durham’s digital jungle. Tracking your ranking reveals precisely how visible your delightful site is to the locals searching for your services. Plus, it sprinkles insights about your competition without the need for binoculars. Essentially, it’s like having a treasure map where X marks the spot for online success – no digging required.

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Completely hands-free

We plan, create, optimize, strategize, research, post, share, monitor, and rank everything.

You don’t have to do anything.

Unless, of course, you want to. We always have room for custom community-oriented content that you’d like to share. (such as community events, sponsorships, charity donations, etc)

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The numbers don't lie.

We do search engine optimization. And we do it really well.

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How to choose the best local Durham SEO company for your business.

How exactly do you find the best SEO services for you when everyone makes the same claim?


Have a conversation with the SEO expert. (Like, talking. No email or text.) You'll quickly get a feel of what kind of person they are.


Unless they're new (at which point you can likely get them at a discount), they should have case studies to prove their expertise.


Are they making grandiose claims and guarantees? Sounds lovely. But it's likely not true. No SEO expert can guarantee anything.


Affordable SEO is relative. But, generally speaking, good SEO doesn't need to cost a fortune. Your ROI should be clear.


Would you hire a mechanic that drives a piece of junk? A cleaner with a dirty home? So why hire an SEO expert that doesn't rank?


Can you see yourself grabbing a beer with this SEO expert? Ok maybe this one isn't super important but it would be cool!

Expert local Durham SEO services that will make you money.

We have SEO expertise for businesses of all sizes.

Simple SEO Pricing that fits your business' Unique Needs

For businesses who are ready to get serious about growing their website for the next decade.
$ 495
  • Keyword research
  • On-page SEO
  • Technical SEO
  • Local SEO
  • Google My Business management
  • Reviews management
  • Citations management
  • Integrations and analytics
  • Rank tracking
  • Monthly report

A website with no SEO plan is like putting up a billboard at the bottom of Mariana's Trench.

Let’s get that hot website of yours the attention it deserves.

A website without SEO is like putting up a billboard ad at the bottom of Mariana's Trench.