Have You Looked At Your Google Reviews Lately?

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Real Estate Agent with RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate

Have You Looked At Your Google Reviews Lately?

 

If you have not you need to go to your Google page as soon as possible.  It took me a long time to gather client reviews and have clients post them on Google.  Yet Google has been up to their ways of changing things and making things disappear.  After they had put some much emphasis on how important Google reviews are to a small business...well POOF it all kind of disappears.

 

See the video here and then go and check your Google Reviews and contact Google if you are having the same issue.

Please share.

 

I want my Google Reviews Back dear Google!
Have You Looked At Your Google Reviews Lately?
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Ginny L. Gorman, a purveyor of Fine RI Waterfront Real Estate   

Specializing in waterfront, ocean front, vacation, coastal and luxury homes for sale in North Kingstown, South Kingstown, Narragansett, Jamestown, Charlestown, East Greenwich, Exeter, West Greenwich RI and beyond ...  I sell dreams!  Because there is no place like home...the RI Real Estate Agent in the Sparkly Red Shoes.

 

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Rainmaker
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Sybil Campbell
Long and Foster REALTORS® 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
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Hi Ginny, I have not done that, thanks for the heads up, it is definitely something I should do!

Mar 24, 2016 05:02 AM #1
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Susan Laxson CRS
HomeSmart Professionals - La Quinta, CA
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Hi Ginny, I haven't either yet but it must be disconcerting to put all that work into it and have them disappear. Hopefully it was just a momentary glitch!

Mar 24, 2016 05:03 AM #2
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Maria Gilda Racelis
Home Buyers Realty, LLC-Manchester, Bolton. Vernon,Ellington - Manchester, CT
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Hi Ginny,

I just started asking my clients to go to google to write a review for my service last month.

I hope they won't disappear.

Thanks for the heads up. I just checked and was happy to see they are still intact.

Mar 24, 2016 05:37 AM #3
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George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
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Ginny that stinks, but somehow it does not surprise me.  If Goggle was going to do that, they should have sent out a notice.

Mar 24, 2016 07:26 AM #4
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Women of Westchester Working Together
Women of Westchester Working Together - West Harrison, NY
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I have my asst checking this and other sites once/week.  We just got another google review.  Hopefully, it will stick.

Mar 24, 2016 08:30 AM #5
Rainmaker
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Ginny Gorman SEO Expert: Michael George 

I think the other review page, it may be reviews that you've given.  (and if you have in fact done reviews, that may be under your personal acct.  I'm not positive, but that may be the issue.

Mar 24, 2016 08:34 AM #6
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Women of Westchester Working Together - Great suggestion, but unfortunalty not the case. If you go to Ginny's personal page, you will find the reviews you are looking for. (As you suggested.)

The reviews tab for Ginny Gorman's business should show reviews from clients. Or, at least, that's how it's always been. The Google+ page is tied into Google Maps / Google My Business, and that's where the reviews are taken from. There are even instructions to conntect your Google Maps reviews to your Google+ pages. The Google+ page has always been tied into Google Maps.

 

I help with Google+ for lots of clients, and unfortunately, screwups with Google Local / Google Maps are pretty common.

 

But good news Ginny! I just had a Google employee respond and he thanked me for the video that you posted above. I'll forward you his email. It just came in while I was typing this...

 

 

Mar 24, 2016 09:40 AM #7
Rainmaker
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Ginny Gorman
RI Real Estate Services ~ 401-529-7849~ RI Waterfront Real Estate - North Kingstown, RI
Homes for Sale in North Kingstown RI and beyond

Thanks all for checking in on this...I think it is important that we watch all the time what Google is fine tuning.

Mar 24, 2016 09:41 AM #8
Rainmaker
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SEO Expert: Michael George 

Wow, you got a response from a live person a google?  Now that is worth celebrating.

Good to see you, Michael.

- Debbie

BTW, site is up to 66,000 unique visitor/month.

Trying to monetize things now.  Amazon affiliate program working.  Just wrote 1st ebook.  Created lead magnet yesterday too.  

We shall see what works.

Mar 24, 2016 10:23 AM #9
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Janis Borgueta
Key Properties of the Hudson Valley - Newburgh, NY
LIC RE Salesperson

More people should know about this Ginny Gorman Google needs to work on this problem. It has been around for quite some time.

Mar 24, 2016 10:33 AM #10
Rainmaker
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Good luck. I will bookmark this page as a reminder to check reviews.

Mar 24, 2016 08:49 PM #11
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Ginny, will have to check into this and be sure my reviews are there too.    I may need to get in touch with Michael.

Mar 26, 2016 11:03 PM #12
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Joe Petrowsky
Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709 - Manchester, CT
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Good morning Ginny. It is always interesting to read new stuff that Google is up to. The last couple of tweaks that they did actually ended up as a benefit for me.

Mar 27, 2016 08:26 PM #13
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