Most frequent questions and answers
For local citations, whenever you do an SEO audit, do you also claim and fix wrong citations as part of your package plan, or is it a separate service?
Claiming and fixing of wrong citations are part of DarkLocal’s citation cleanup process. Citation audit and citation clean-up are both separate services, but if you choose to avail of the Citation Clean-up package, the citation audit service is already included in the package.
How long does it take before I could get the citation audit report?
The turnaround time for a citation audit is around 3 days.
Does a citation audit include a strategy?
No, a strategy is not included because there is no exact strategy in doing a citation audit. However, we have guidelines or procedures to follow in order to get the optimum results we need.
What is a full citation audit?
A full citation audit is all about helping you locate all citations wherever they are placed. We just want to let you know that our local citations are done manually because we do not want to miss some results just like in the automated processes.
What is included in your citation audit?
The Citation audit includes the following:
– Research and location of all existing listings of your business details which include all outdated or incorrect information, and duplicated listings.
– Complete NAPW (Name, Address, Phone Number and website)
– Aggregators Audit
– Citation Sources Gap
What is the cost of an audit?
A full citation audit will cost you only $29.
How long does it take before I can see the citation audit report?
Our citation audit report takes 72 hrs or less with free competition analysis.
Why do I need a citation audit for my business?
A citation audit is important for your business because it is an integral part of local citations to make sure that your business information is consistent in Google Search Engine. With this type of process, we will be able to find or locate all of your existing listings with correct and incorrect information.
How do we prevent duplicates if we buy packages from you?
We conduct citation audit before we start submitting the listing. In citation audit, we double check the business if it has other active location, we also have our search for every directory we will use, to assure that no duplicate listings will make. It is easier for us to know if you will give us a list of their multiple locations.