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track yelp reviews

Sometime last year, popular online review site Yelp introduced a feature that enabled Yelpers and business owners alike to make transactions like bookings, delivery, and pickup directly through Yelp (desktop and mobile). Called Yelp Platform, the feature is meant to connect local businesses connect and engage with Yelpers who are ready to make a… Read more »

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manage doctor reviews

Reputation management as a means of expanding medical practices is becoming a common practice among all doctors in the United States and abroad. There are many websites dedicated to capturing a variety of data points that rate and qualify healthcare professionals, as well as provide potential patients with a wealth of information that equips… Read more »

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restaurant reviews

When restaurant owners are wearing the marketing hat, they are constantly searching for ways to promote and enhance their local business listings and review site profiles. If they wish to maximize exposure, then most likely they have worked on improving multimedia and have carefully drafted their profiles to include SEO-friendly keywords and value-added information… Read more »

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track google reviews

We’re not going to lie. Google’s products for local business listings and reviews used to very confusing. This was largely because of the different, always-changing names and brands and dashboards that the search engine giant offered to business owners who wanted to manage their online presence. There was Google Places, Google+ Local, Google+ Local… Read more »

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reputation management

A small business is defined as an organization that employs 500 people or less. Surprisingly, small businesses are responsible for over 50 percent of the jobs in the United States, and there are over 22 million small businesses currently active in the economy. Over half a million small businesses get started every month, but… Read more »

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respond to negative reviews

Not long ago, we touched on the legal implications associated with writing fake positive online reviews for your business, also known as “astroturfing.” 19 New York City restaurants were subject to an investigation. After a year-long undercover effort by the New York Attorney General’s Office, the businesses agreed to pay more than $350,000 in… Read more »

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reputation management

Running a small business can be particularly taxing and present business owners with many challenges that stretch both their budget and imagination. Finding ways to generate new business opportunities and foster growth without breaking the bank has always been a priority for small- to medium-business owners. In the past, the choices available were limited… Read more »

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manage online reviews

To most business owners, monitoring and managing their online reviews is mainly perceived as a way to manage their online business reputation and branding. In time, business owners may come to realize that there is significant value as far as gaining new customers that get to know about their business when searching on popular… Read more »

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collect yelp reviews

With over 61 million online reviews and more than 138 million visitors each month, Yelp is a dominant player when it comes to aggregating reviews for businesses at a local level. Pretty much every local business, regardless of its niche, has a Yelp page or the potential to have one. Appearing on Yelp and… Read more »