Online reviews can today make or break a local business. Get the latest guidance and research on growing your reviews and responding to customer feedback.

Risky Review Schemes To Avoid Teaser

Risky Review Schemes to Avoid

by Jason Brown

Considering paying for reviews, getting friends and family to leave reviews, review gating or even a ‘review swap’? Snap out of it! Google Gold Product Expert Jason Brown is here ...

November 26th, 2018
6 min read
Online Reputation Management Survey: How Important Are Online Reviews to Local Businesses?

Online Reputation Management Survey

by Rosie Murphy

With reviews becoming ever more commonplace for local businesses, we wanted to uncover the ways that those in charge of marketing for local businesses saw, used and prioritized online reputation ...

September 27th, 2018
10 min read
Local SEO Begins with Community

Local SEO Begins with Community

by Matthew Murray

Getting involved in your local community brings with it lots of potential to boost your business’s local SEO. Contributor Matthew Murray explains how your link profile, local rankings, sales opportunities, ...

July 24th, 2018
6 min read
Easy Ways to Find Local SEO Clients

Easy Ways to Find Local SEO Clients

by Jamie Pitman

Local SEO is a competitive business—not just for SEO practioners looking for clients, but for those local businesses searching for ways to up their Google visibility. It’s clear that everyone, ...

May 9th, 2018
5 min read

Local Consumer Review Survey 2017

by Rosie Murphy

Welcome to BrightLocal’s 2017 Local Consumer Review Survey You can read about customer reviews in the 2018 report here. Since the introduction of the Local Consumer Review Survey in 2010, ...

December 2nd, 2017