10 Aug '17, 3pm

"What are the risks for businesses that are getting fake reviews on #Google?"

What are the risks for businesses that are getting fake reviews on Google? Joy Hawkins on August 10, 2017 at 10:01 am Categories: Channel: Local , Google , Google: Maps & Local , Local Search Column , SEO - Search Engine Optimization , SEO: Local Recently, someone emailed me some information about a private Facebook group run by an SEO company in Austin, Texas, that is encouraging businesses to “swap reviews” on Google. In the post, the SEO company owner said: “It’s that time again – Let’s swap Google reviews! I have a REAL level 5 Local Guides account with reviews across the country. I am only interested in swapping from REAL accounts, preferably those that are signed up for Google’s Local Guides program. If you’re interested >> COMMENT BELOW.” In the group, people are commenting with their profiles and indicating that they’re a Level 5-7 on the Google Local Guides progra...

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