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What are Active Citations and how are they gathered?

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Active Citations are live listings or mentions of your business on other websites, online directories and mobile apps (e.g. Yelp.com, FindLaw.com, Yellowpages.com, Apple Maps).

These listings usually include the name of your business, street address, telephone number and sometimes an active link to your website. They can also include richer information about your business, such as:

  • Description
  • List of services
  • Opening hours
  • Photos
  • Accreditation
  • and more…

How does Citation Tracker discover Active Citations for a business?

Click here to learn how citations are found and checked in Citation Tracker reports.

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