The US has passed a Consumer Review Fairness Act
Before Trump, the US House of Representatives once got other work done. In November they unanimously (when life was harmonious) passed the Consumer Review Fairness Act. The act will protect customers from businesses if they leave negative feedback. Why did they pass the Consumer Review Fairness Act? Well, many businesses were putting gag clauses into their fine print so that […]
6 reasons to opt for a closed review system
Anyone can write a review. That’s a good thing. But, then again, not everyone should write a review. Don’t worry, we’re not turning into the Bullingdon Society of review sites… But we do think that if you have an open-door policy to reviewers, you might end up with reviews written by the riff raff. Copy and paste […]
Can good reviews be bad for business?
We’ve floored you before with the news that bad reviews can be good for business (it’s true). But does the opposite hold true? Can too many good reviews be bad for business? Recent research suggests that this could indeed be the case. There are lots of reasons that bad reviews – if honest and informative – […]
Where did my Google Seller Ratings go?
Google has recently changed its Seller Rating reviews criteria. If you run paid ads on Google, it might affect you. Here’s everything you need to know. What are Google Seller Ratings? If you don’t know already, Seller Ratings is a feature that adds review content to your paid Google ads, as long as it’s collected […]
How we made myReevoo easier to use
myReevoo is our client portal; a place our clients go to view their reviews, respond to them, grab data or whatever else they might want to do. We had some feedback from one of our myReevoo users – a travel client – a few Fridays ago. She said that the amount of filters she had […]
Readability – all about it
Many of our clients here at Reevoo use quotes from real customer reviews in their marketing. It’s a nice way to emphasise the qualities that draw people to that product or service in an ‘authentic’ way. However, we collect loads of reviews for most things – so how should you go about picking one? Imagine […]
Why you need to syndicate your reviews
Just as you would take the time to make sure your messaging is on point at every touchpoint, your UGC should closely follow. A syndicated reviews system ensures that wherever customers see reviews of your products, they see consistent scores and content. Properly syndicated reviews – that is, content that appears in a coherent and uniform way across […]
Responding to reviews
Good or bad, customer reviews are always useful for businesses. If they’re good, they can be excellent marketing material. If they’re bad, they provide an opportunity for your company to engage with your customers and refine your product or service. So, you’ve received a review, what do you do? In all cases you will want […]
Should brands be reviewing their customers?
There are two sides to every story. But in the customer/business relationship, are they always equal? Reviewing is one of the hallmarks of the shared economy. Take a look at every new company ‘shaking up’ or ‘disrupting’ its industry – the majority are powered by reviews or user-generated content (and often, user-generated product). Uber and Airbnb […]