French Reach

Having the content of your website in French allows your business to connect directly with people right across France and all French speaking countries.


We offer comprehensive French content creation and translation services as part of our SEO offering, helping you to be relevant in the French market.

Expert SEO

Our French SEO specialists will ensure your site is optimised perfectly in France using data driven French keyword, competitor and web traffic analysis.

The French Search Engine Landscape
Google is the most popular search engine in France, with a market share of over 90%.

Bing is the second most popular search engine in France, with a market share of around 3%.

Yahoo! is another popular search engine in France, with a market share of around 2%.

DuckDuckGo is a privacy-focused search engine that is gaining popularity in France, with a market share of around 1%.

Qwant is a French search engine that puts an emphasis on privacy and neutrality, with a market share of around 1%.

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    The importance of SEO

    At MintTwist we are specialists at designing beautiful websites that attract reader engagement. We also know that the website alone doesn’t generate sales; driving relevant traffic to the website is vital for success.

    For that reason, we have a team of digital marketing professionals with great experience implementing SEO techniques that help users find your company in search engines such as Google or Bing.

    How we work

    We will start the SEO campaign by evaluating the optimisation of your current website and suggesting ways to improve the current SEO status. Once we understand your website and target audience better, we will provide you with a strategy document that contains the campaign plan and background research. In the initial report we will cover the following high level areas:

    • Your Current Search Engine Optimisation Status

    • On Page Analysis

    • Keyword Analysis

    • Competitor Analysis

    • Web Traffic Analysis

    • Suggestions for Off-Page Optimisation

    • Our SEO Campaign Plan

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    MintTwist are a great agency to work with. They have put together and executed a brilliant SEO strategy. We’ve seen impressive improvement of rankings for our core phrases since we started working with them.

    Bryn Brooker

    Head of Marketing

    French SEO FAQs

    What are the most important French search engines?

    The most important French search engines are Google France, Bing France, and Yahoo France.

    How do you conduct keyword research for French SEO?

    We use French search terms and tools such as Google AdWords Keyword Planner or SEMrush to identify the most relevant keywords for your target audience.

    What are the most important factors for French SEO?

    The most important factors for French SEO include website content, backlinks, website structure and navigation, mobile-friendliness, and user experience.

    How will you optimize my website content for French SEO?

    We use French keywords and phrases in your website content, and ensure that your content is high-quality, engaging, and relevant to your target audience.

    How do you build backlinks for French SEO?

    We build backlinks from relevant and reputable French websites, such as local directories, industry associations, and news sites.

    How will you optimize my website structure and navigation for French SEO?

    We ensure that your website has a clear and logical structure, with easy-to-use navigation and relevant French keywords in page URLs and meta tags.

    How do you ensure my website is mobile-friendly for French SEO?

    Use responsive design, optimize images and videos, and ensure that your website loads quickly on mobile devices.