1. It’s good for Google
Citation building remains an important part of local SEO, and building & maintaining an accurate & truly local set of citations is key.
Google will reference directories & local listings sites to find out more about a business. If you have key business information listed accurately & consistently across the web, then you are more likely to be viewed as an authoritative site by Google.
Want to know more? Read the Expert Local Citation survey.
2. Local relevance is key
Local businesses owners in Netherlands should take advantage of genuinely local citation sources.
Whilst sites with high domain authority are valuable, SMBs & multi-location businesses can gain more local authority by getting listed on sites that are prevalent in their local area.
That comes from getting listed on truly local sites, such as event sites, local clubs & authorities, hyper-local directories & other niche sites.