Getting citations from a site with a high domain authority and high traffic can help improve your ranking in local search. Going for quality links over quantity is the key here. General business directories. Industry, niche or sector-specific directories (Trip Advisor). Local newspaper and press websites So what does that mean for you? Well, with those trends in mind, the question becomes, 'How can I demonstrate that my business is one of the good ones?' How can you prove to customers that you have their best interests in mind? What does it take to gain customer trust and confidence? Here, we'll go over the steps you can take to build that kind of faith, and address those questions and concerns