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Are you a business owner?

Do you anticipate having a successful business one day?

Now, does your business has a physical location?

Well, did you know you can leverage the power of your position to promote your accessibility as well as win yourself many clients? Yes, you can improve your local rankings by using our citation services. Citations are one of the most critical factors in local search rankings. Shreds of evidence tabled by researchers show that right citations factor almost 25% of all local ranking.

We know how essential citations are for your business. Citations help search engines such as Google and Bing to verify that your business exists. When many reliable sources have the same accurate information about your business, the search engines are signaled that your business is legit.

With this into consideration, our company has had years of experience of informing clients about the data that one can trust, and ones that might hurt your establishment. We have multiples of citation opportunities for any business. We have a fully trained team that is capable of producing good work. Among the local citations services that are offered include:

1. Building local citations to dominate local SEO

We have an in-house team that can handle the creation and updating of your SEO citations. Through building the local citations, we can help you boost your local dominance in search engines such as Google. To fully facilitate this service, we do manual citation clean-up such as fixing NAP errors. We also create new and accurate local citations as well as the distribution of data through local data aggregators. Other additional services include the creation of Google My Business and Bing local listings as well as removal of duplicate citations.

We work in a way that you choose the local sites and leave the rest of the work for us. There are over 1,600 international and local niche citation sites in within our database. You choose the ones you need to use and let us do all the work. Some of the sites that we submit to include:

  • Google My Business

  • Bing Local

  • Yelp

  • Facebook

  • Apple Maps

  • TripAdvisor

  • And More

Note: Some business citations require owner verification and can take time to process that verification.

2. Pushing your data to different areas

At Bright Local we also push your business data such as name, telephone numbers, and emails to thousands of online business directories. We also sell the data to mobile applications and mapping services worldwide. We have a significant role in handling data distribution to famous local data aggregators who distribute your data to a vast distribution network. As such, we allow you to access thousands of customer touch points.
We submit your business data to the four main aggregators. They include; Neustar Localeze, InfoUSA, Acxiom, and Factual. If your business operates within the USA only, we will submit your data to InfoUSA, Acxiom and Neustar Localeze as they are US-only data aggregators. However, for global businesses, we use Factual because it is a worldwide aggregator. This will ensure fast and efficient submission.

3. Claiming and verification of your local citations

By taking ownership of your local citations, we mean that you will have the control of information that is being displayed. We, therefore, help to claim and verify your local citations. After verification, you will have the option of updating information at any time and prevent any third parties from posting false information. We know the importance of local citations, and that’s why we build local citations on sites that require telephone verification. However, the last phone verification step is done by our clients.

4. Management of citations

We also offer enterprise citation management for various brands. We can manage citations for large organizations with multiple locations. We have partnered with some of the largest multi-location companies on earth, and they have never regretted working with us.


Our company offers you local citations that are built for and in the United States. This is a part of our SEO services in Seattle. Join us today!