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Old 08-29-2016, 06:32 AM
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Google updates local reviews schema guidelines

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Mike Blumenthal reports that Google has updated their local business reviews guidelines around when you can use the schema markup on the reviews and when you cannot.

Here is the new list of guidelines:

Snippets must not be written or provided by the business or content provider unless they are genuine, independent, and unpaid editorial reviews.

Reviews must allow for customers to express both positive and negative sentiments. They may not be vetted by the business or....
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well it make sense, now the big giants may not able to buy reviews as easy as it was before.
 
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third party reviews means using something like yelp ?
 
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but what if we request our customers to review us on google and they give us 5 stars, does it make it negative?
 
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