GOOGLE MY BUSINESS CITATIONS
Are local citations a crucial local SEO ranking factor? Can local citations either help your rank better or hurt your rankings? YES!
If you’re like most business owners, you’ve likely heard about the importance of Google My Business CITATIONS. Citations are listings of your business on other websites, and they play a big role in how your business appears in search engine results. But what exactly are Google My Business citations, and why do they matter? In this blog post, we’ll answer those questions and provide tips for improving your business’s citations. Ready to get started? Keep reading!
According to the survey, CITATIONS are the fifth most important ranking factor for LOCAL SEARCH.
Citations are mentions of your names, addresses, phone numbers, and website across the web. They are vital to helping validate your business in the eyes of search engines.
NAP stands for name, address, and phone number. CONSISTENCY is the key to having your NAP consistent across the web, so make sure that your citations match exactly!
How to use CITATIONS to BOOST your RANKINGS?