Dumb SEO Questions

(Entry was posted by Corey Holmes on this post in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, Thursday, July 19, 2018).

Worthy backlinks?

quick question -- Does creating creating profiles on sites like these provide worthy backlinks?:

Citysearch
Insider pages


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YOUR ANSWERS

Selected answers from the Dumb SEO Questions G+ community.

  • JL Faverio: Good for local citations (local seo) but nothing more.
  • Michael Stricker: Good, well-organized and geo-specific directories can reinforce NAP citations, as JL pointed out, and may actually deliver targeted traffic with local motivation to see, try and buy. Factors that can strongly and positively influence local and map SEO. Many such directories maintain their own ratings and reviews — whether or not they are trusted by Google, they can influence users in the moment.

View original question in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, Thursday, July 19, 2018).

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