Building links are more powerful with citations
Now in the new search engine world with the dawn of 2013- local citations have become one of the most important factors of the optimization process
Local small businesses and SEO DIY people should focus a lot of their online marketing efforts on creating as many citations as they can.
SO what are citations ?
According to the google search engine dictionary
- A quotation from or reference to a book, paper, or author, esp. in a scholarly work.
- A mention of a praiseworthy act or achievement in an official report, esp. that of a member of the armed forces in wartime.
But to break it down in E – marketing and link building language its links from local business and directories and reputed local sites and listing sites
Here are a few ways to get started on your #localseo citation campaign:
1. Press Releases
2. Email Signatures
3. Company Blog Posts
4. Guest Blog Posts
5. Article Marketing (the non-spammy way)
6. RSS Feeds
7. Forum Signatures
8. Community Sponsorship
9. Banner Ads
10. PPC Ads
Get these citations from reputed sites and you are on roll towards good ranking and link building in 2013