BrightLocal Quick Start Guides

Get the most out of BrightLocal

Our short quick start videos will guide you through each BrightLocal product and the most important tools.

These videos are perfect if you’re:

  • Currently on a 14-day free trial
  • An existing customer who wants a refresher on our products
  • Agencies looking for new services to offer clients

Local Rank Tracker

Monitor local and organic rankings for each location.

  • Understand your overall search visibility
  • Track rankings over time and benchmark against competitors
  • Spot keyword optimization opportunities
  • Set up keyword groups

Local Search Grid

See the real-world picture of local search.

  • Get a bird’s-eye view of what searchers see
  • Discover which competitors are dominating
  • Uncover ways to outrank your rivals
  • Wow clients with intuitive, visual reports

Citation Tracker

Audit all citation data across the top directories.

  • Monitor existing citations
  • Identify new citation opportunities
  • Spot inaccuracies and duplicates on existing listings

Local Search Audit

Quickly assess local SEO performance for a business.

  • Generate an audit across six key areas including rankings, citations, reviews, and links
  • Create a sales-friendly report
  • Customize the report to match your brand

Google My Business Audit

Create a highly optimized Google My Business listing.

  • Audit a GMB listing against local ranking factors
  • Benchmark your listing against your competitors
  • Discover the GMB categories used by top-ranking businesses
  • See how customers find you

Reputation Manager

Monitor, respond to, and grow reviews at scale.

  • Monitor reviews across dozens of sites in a single dashboard
  • Respond directly to Google and Facebook reviews
  • Generate new reviews via email and with customized links
  • Measure the success of review generation campaigns

Citation Builder

Boost your local rankings by building citations.

  • Identify citation opportunities
  • Build new citations accurately and cost-effectively
  • Fix and enhance existing citations
  • Push your business data to hundreds of sites and apps via local data aggregators