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Local SEO Exam

Did you enjoy our Local SEO course with Greg Gifford? Put what you've learnt to the test with our free exam, complete with certification for those who pass with flying colours!

100% free

This exam is absolutely free. You don’t have to pay a dime.

Unlimited attempts

Don’t be afraid of failure. You can retake the exam as many times as you like.

Test your skills

Put your knowledge to the test, identify your strengths, and find your weak spots.

Show off your mastery

Pass the exam and enrich your CV and LinkedIn profile with a certificate of completion.

What will you be tested on?

  • Lesson 1
    What is Local SEO

    The peculiarities of Google's local algorithm and its importance for businesses.

  • Lesson 2
    Local Ranking Factors

    The main signals that influence Google's local algorithm.

  • Lesson 3
    Links

    How Google's local algorithm looks at links and how to build local links.

  • Lesson 4
    Content

    How to write local content, optimize on-page elements for local, and manage your NAP information.

  • Lesson 5
    Citations

    How to deal with mentions of your business's NAP on other sites and how they influence local search visibility.

  • Lesson 6
    Reviews

    How to handle positive and negative reviews, keeping your review score in the sweet spot.

  • Lesson 7
    Google My Business

    How to fill out and optimize your Google My Business profile.

  • Lesson 8
    Google Posts and Q&A

    How to manage Google Posts and Questions and Answers.

  • Lesson 9
    Other Signals

    Lesser local ranking factors — behavioral signals, personalization, and social signals.

  • Lesson 10
    Reporting

    How to report your results to your client or your boss.

Who is this exam for?

Whether you’re a Local SEO expert, or someone who's completely new to SEO, take this exam to document or just check your level of knowledge.

Don’t feel enough prepared?

Take the accompanying Local SEO course with Greg Gifford right away if you want to sharpen your skills! There you’ll find all the information needed to help you get prepared and pass the exam.