Google local reviews study shows 74% of businesses have at …

BrightLocal released a study on reviews within Google local and Google maps. It looked at over 93,000 business reviews in Google and produced the findings around how many businesses have reviews, the average star ratings across businesses, their rankings in Google local and more. Who gets reviews and what are the types of reviews given? […]

Ready to Get Off Facebook? Reason Reviews 5 Alternative Soc…

Zoaarts11/Dreamstime.com Facebook/Minds.com Wikimedia Commons Google Play Store Wikipedia Bennymarty/Dreamstime.comFacebook can’t seem to do anything right. The social media giant has been the subject of countless negative headlines since the 2016 presidential election and the proliferation of “fake news.” With November’s midterms rapidly approaching, Facebook has taken steps to course-correct. Earlier this month, for instance, Facebook […]

How the hospitality industry should approach online reviews…

We all know that when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), every industry has its quirks but the restaurant and hospitality industry are very much their own beast. Potential customers can get almost everything they need to make a purchase decision from Google Maps, Google Reviews, Yelp and other review sites like TripAdvisor for […]

Local Reviews Can Help Your Business Rank Higher In Local S…

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Google reviews don’t show up in regular search results

If you Google “Chiropractor Bethesda Maryland,” you’ll see Google’s famous 10 blue links. But you’ll also see a box with a map — a snippet — at the top with local results, star ratings, and buttons for phone number and directions. Clicking further will show you reviews people left on Google Maps. Google is ostensibly providing […]

How Not Having Online Reviews Lost This Local Business a Jo…

https://traffic.libsyn.com/nuclearchowder/Case_Study-_How_Not_Having_Online_Reviews_Lost_This_Local_Business_A_Job.mp3 This may be one of the most important podcasts/blog posts I’ve done in a while. Today I want to show you how a local business lost a job in seconds right on Facebook. But the worst part for them, not only may they never know why, they may never know they even lost it […]