An important local SEO factor for local maps and organic search.
What are Citations?
How can you find out if your listings are accurate?
- Imply search your business using the exact name of your business and see what you have.
- There are sites that will do the work for you. Yext, Moz and Brightlocal are three such websites.
- Use our free scanning tool. Our tool checks the top 23 directories to make sure your listings are accurate and complete.
How important are Citations?
According to a 2018 Moz study online listings, are one of the most critical factors in local SEO. The accuracy of your listings 1s critical for ranking in the local pack and on organic searches. A recent Google algorithm update has given added weight to local directories on the search pages. This is especially true for searches that include the term “near me”. Many online users trust websites like Yelp, Angies List and Trip Adviser to help guide their search. Visitors trust directories to give accurate information and reviews of a business.