JoyHawkins

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I'm always a big fan of anything Darren Shaw comes out with but this Whiteboard Friday he did at Moz was especially fantastic because he shows the process Whitespark uses to find all the different NAP variations to eliminate duplicates and create citation consistency.

It's a must-watch/read for anyone in this industry.
 

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Thanks Joy,

I was hoping someone would share that. And it's super cool that Darren and local got a whiteboard Friday. I haven't had time to watch yet but I know it's good.
 

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Great tips for people starting their Citation Clean-Up & Building journey!

One thing I've found helpful for finding inconsistent citations (other than my trusty NAP Hunter ;) ) is Google Advanced Search (https://www.google.com/advanced_search). You can do this right in the search box, but I really like breaking it apart so I don't mis-type my advanced search triggers!
 

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Thanks for sharing this, Joy! I'm a big fan of anything you come out with too. :)
 
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