I can't leave a review on Google Places

by marketing2day 2 replies
A friend has an awful review about their business on Google Places (Google Maps) - it's the only review there. They told me other customers were trying to leave positive reviews but couldn't. I didn't believe them... at first.

I logged in to leave an honest positive review, but I couldn't. The "Publish" button was grayed out. Yes I was signed into my Google account.

After several tries, I clicked google's help. It took me to a forum where other people have had this same problem since 12/07/2010 (that's the date of the first post complaining about not being able to leave a review).

Does anyone know what's going on? Why can't people leave positive reviews on google? Or am I doing something wrong?

Thanks in advance for your help.
#search engine optimization #google #leave #maps #places #review
  • Profile picture of the author Jill Carpenter
    Places has been making some massive adjustments in the past month - and may still be in the process.

    You could leave something on yelp and some other services for the time being.

    "May I have ten thousand marbles, please?"

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    • Profile picture of the author marketing2day
      Thanks Jill. I hadn't thought of that.
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