Citation Sources

Book of Citation SourcesPart of an effective SEO strategy is claiming and optimizing business listings on internet directories. Accurate and consistent listing information allows search engines to most effectively market your services, and customers to most easily find it. MOZ’s 2017 Local Ranking Factors lists citation signals as one of the primary influences of local search rankings. Below, Contractor Webmasters will list the directories for which every contractor should be listed.

Main NAP Feeders

  • Acxiom
  • InfoGroup
  • Factual
  • Neustar/Localize

General Business Directories

  • Better Business Bureau
  • Bing Places
  • Google My Business
  • YellowPages
  • Yelp
  • WhitePages

Niche Contractor Directories

  • Angie’s List
  • HomeAdvisor
  • Networx
  • The Blue Book

Geo-Based Directories

  • Google Maps
  • MapQuest

Social Media Directories

  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn

Contractor Webmasters

Contractor Webmasters is a pay per lead marketing company so that contractors never pay a fee until leads are generated. We will claim and optimize your listings on the directories above, and feel confident that this will end up producing a substantial amount of leads. Our philosophy is to list each of our clients on generalized directories like GMB and BBB, as well as more industry specific directories like Angie’s List and HomeAdvisor. If you would like to learn more about citation sources and how they enhance your company’s marketing, give us a call at 800-775-1250.