Are Online Review Sites Hurting Local Business?

JANET ATTARD | October 7, 2016

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Is your local business slowing down? Has the phone stopped ringing? Are you getting fewer calls for your plumbing business, home repair service or other local service business? Or, are you finding it difficult to attract customers for your new local service business? If you're having trouble getting customers to call, the culprit could be bad reviews or too few reviews on Yelp, Angie's List, Google or other online review sites warns a study published by Breezeworks.com, a company that provides mobile and web apps for managing independent service businesses.

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