What is a citation? A citation is where your business name and address
is mentioned on another website. Google looks for these citations as
part of their regular web crawl. When Google finds a citation about
your business, they will give you a “point”. You receive this point
whether there is a link or not leading back to a website. More
citations, means more points, which results in a higher ranking.

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