In today’s digital world, what potential customers find and read about your business online will affect their decision about who to contact and spend their money with. Positive reviews, accurate contact details, a well-designed website and regularly updated social media channels – these are all things that people will take into consideration when doing online research on your business. Find out how to manage your online reputation effectively, so you look your best online and stand out against the competition.
Online reviews not only give potential customers a snapshot of the quality of your product or service, they are also very beneficial to your search rankings and search page visibility. In this article I’ll show you how reviews work on Google and how they can benefit your business’ search engine results. Reviews in search results […]
Social media plays a huge part in business nowadays. When using it to its fullest, it can span a range of essential business processes such as marketing, PR, networking and customer services. However, it’s important to realise how fragile a company’s reputation can be online. A good reputation can result in a loyal band of […]
Negative reviews can be a scary prospect, but they can provide a unique opportunity to improve and to bring about positive change to your business and to your customers’ overall experience. Though it can be a downer when a bad review first comes through, this feedback can hold the key to making your company the best […]
Online reviews are an important part of modern business. Paid marketing avenues are great and all, but the input of actual former customers is seen as far more objective – and as such – more believable to a new prospect. Some people have become strongly reliant on this new online review culture, and many may […]
Online reviews now play a massive part in our everyday buying decisions. If you’d have told us 25 years ago that we’d be choosing whether or not to do business with a company on their public online score through online platforms like TripAdvisor, Yelp, Reevoo, and of course Yell.com – rather than listening to the recommendations of […]
In my previous post ‘Managing your company’s online reputation (Part 1)‘ I walked you through the importance of your online reputation and where you can find it. In this post I’ll look at the best tools to monitor your reputation, how to respond and how to handle both good and bad comments. Monitor You should constantly monitor your online reputation so that […]
“Your reputation precedes you” is a statement that has never been truer. The internet is just one large word-of-mouth machine – people expressing opinions, reviewing and recommending. These days your potential customers don’t just see the company image you project, they see your company through everyone else’s eyes. In fact, your own website or social media […]