Best Local Citation Sites in South Africa
Get your business listed on the most important sites with Whitespark’s help. We’ve done the work, so you don’t have to! Through years of experience building citations, and conducting industry research we’ve created a list of sites that have the biggest impact for businesses in South Africa when it comes to local search visibility.
The Importance of Citations For Your Business
Building citations for your business is one of the simplest ways you can optimize for local SEO. Having a strong and accurate citation profile can help increase your ability to be found online, and get more customers through your door.
Establish Trust & Create Authority
Listing your business on prominent citation sites helps you create authority and establish trust with search engines like Google and Bing by verifying your business is legitimate.
Building citations on local listing sites helps businesses create local relevance, and over time establish more authority.
Basic Foundation of Local SEO
Citations are a basic building block for every local search strategy. Once you build your profile, you can focus on the more complex and challenging aspects of local like reputation management, link building, content creation and onsite optimization.
Get Listed on the Top Sites in South Africa
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Definition of a Citation
A Citation is any mention of your business on the web, with or without a link. It is any combination of your company name, phone number, address, zip or postal code. Citations can also be structured or unstructured.
Citations For Local SEO
Citations are more than just business listings. In this in-depth article, we go into great detail about the types of citations there are, why they are important, how to find opportunities, and best practices for building citations for your business.