Berlin: the place to be, for SEO and the rest



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28 July 2020

Berlin is the capital of Germany in Europe and the most populated city in Germany and also in the EU since the UK left it. Despite its long winter, Berlin has a lot to offer, and is still cheaper than most major European cities. Also it is a wide city for a capital of close to 4m inhabitants. Berlin's time is Central European Time (CET).



Berlin, Startups and SEO Berlino

Berlin is often refered as one of the very top Startup cities. In 2019 it was even ranked as #1 by Valuer. and is it still fast growing

Some of the success stories include Zalando, Auto1, Home24, Grover, Rasa, Teraki, FreightHub, GlossyBox, N26 , Hundred, Outfittery, Mister Spex, Scarosso or HelloFresh. In 2018, Berlin's startups received €2.6bn in investments.



SEO Berlino is located in Berlin Neukölln on the border with Kreuzberg and Alt-Treptow in the south of Berlin. Although many companies tend to be based in Prenzlauer Berg and Mitte, more and more companies are relocating to Kreuzberg and Neukölln, which are less hectic and cheaper than the very "chic" Mitte.



What makes Berlin unique


Berlin activities

Like most main cities, Berlin has a huge selection of restaurants and bars. But Berlin is especially reknown for its club scene: Berghain, Sisyphos, Wilden Renate, Stattbad. Given what 2020 has become for all of us, clubs are part of those businesses in a very difficult situation and hopefully private (for example here for KitKat Club) and public support will save most of them from closure.


The main three Operas: Deutsche Oper, Komische Oper, Staatsoper Unter den Linden


Museums & Art Galleries: Hamburger Bahnhof, Sammlung Boros, Natural History Museum, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Museum Island, König Galerie, Berlinische Galerie.



Lakes: Wannsee, Krumme Lanke, Schlachtensee, Tegeler See, Flughafensee, Plötzensee, Müggelsee, Habermannsee, Sacrower See, Liepnitzsee



Berlin references

Many films are set in Berlin: Victoria, Sonnenallee, Goodbye Lenin, The Life of Others, Run Lola Run, Downfall to name a few, but also TV Series such as Dogs of Berlin with Berlin hosting one of the most famous cinema festivals in the world: the Berlinale



Berlin events

On top of the Berlinale, Berlin hosts number of events: the Berlin Marathon, Karneval der Kulturen and the Berlin Pride to name a few.




Alex Bieth, Owner @ seoberlino and SEO Consultant