Customers often rely on these reviews to decide where to eat, so having a solid online presence can make or break your restaurant’s success. In this blog post, we’ll explore five effective strategies to increase your restaurant’s Google reviews without breaking a sweat.
Are you considering buying fake online reviews to improve the online reputation of your business? Avoid doing this, as it can damage your business in the following ways.
This week Google Updated its Guidelines to specifically prohibit giving incentives to customers who left a bad review to change it. The thing is that […]
Tracking your reviews is critical to determining whether your business is facing some threats (lose the current rating) or to benefit from opportunities (increase your rating faster!).
It also helps you understand your baseline and quickly identify when your rating is drifting (and why).
Tracking your reviews also will naturally help you set targets, and you will intuitively push to reach them.
When we meet a new local business owner the first thing they ask us is always the same: “Can you remove my 1 star reviews?”. No, we can’t, but we can tell you how to deal with them to turn them around or at least minimise their impact.
They say that “A happy customer tells a friend; an unhappy customer tells the world”. The problem is that they tell the world and also post it on Google Maps, ruining our Real Score and Rating trends.
Today we are going to find out what’s the real damage, and see a couple of scenarios of what’s the impact of a negative review and what it takes to recover from it.
How does Google calculate the score that shows in our business listing? You guessed it: it’s a basic round up of the average reviews score, which is calculated as explained in this post.
Trustpilot, Google Maps, Ekomi, Tripadvisor, Google Merchant Reviews… there are hundreds of review platforms out there, but they are not all the same and they are not aimed to do the same. In this series of posts we will learn what platform is best to achieve our goals, starting today with platforms that can give us the stars rating in the results snippet in our SERPs.