These 3 stats will solidify just how important reviews are to the growth and success of your business:
Influence. 88% of consumers read reviews to determine the quality of a local business. Reviews are a huge opportunity for your business! Show couples you are credible and professional by actively managing your online reputation.
Quantity. 85% of consumers read up to 10 reviews before forming an opinion about a business. Satisfy potential clients by getting at least 10 reviews—for the biggest impact make sure they are recent and positive!
Trust 88% of consumers say they trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations. Make sure you have an array of quality, authentic reviews that really showcase your work—it’s the key to building trust with potential clients.
KEY TAKEAWAY A great online reputation significantly impacts consumer decisions, so take advantage of the power of reviews to stand out and book more business!
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Source: BrightLocal Local Consumer Review Survey July 2014