How to Grow Your Venue Online Reputation using Reviews

Manage Your Venue’s Online Reputation by getting more Customer Reviews and managing unhappy reviews

Your unhappy customers can tell thousands of prospective guests using online review sites and social media. Other prospects read these reviews to judge your venue.

Encourage your guests to write more positive review on key review websites and actively manage your online reputation.

 

Online Reputation

FIVE ways to improve your online reputation and get more Events business for your Venue

  1. Actively Manage your Online Reviews and Complaints – respond to ALL posts quickly
  2. Build your online reputation and advocates – ask to remove any INCORRECT reviews
  3. Seek more online customer experience feedback – hand out cards of review sites
  4. Upload more Photos, Videos and post Customer reviews on other channels
  5. Boost your Website SEO with lots of quality inbound links & use comments

 

GET MORE INBOUND LINKS & REVIEWS FROM THESE WEBSITES  (Prioritised Order)

BEST ONLINE REVIEW WEBSITES

  1. Google Reviews (Google My Business listings) – use Podium
  2. Facebook Reviews
  3. TripAdvisor
  4. Yelp (Get a Business page)

BEST EVENT VENUE DIRECTORY WEBSITES

BEST RESTAURANT ONLINE REVIEW WEBSITES

LOCAL AREA REVIEW WEBSITES

  • Truelocal
  • Yellowpages
  • StreetAdviser
  • Liveguide
  • Wordofmouth
  • Aroundyou
  • Everguideau
  • Citysearch

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ABOUT THE BLOG AUTHOR – David Staughton CSP

David Staughton Hospitality Trainer

 Big Hat Professional Services can help you grow your hospitality business and improve your Function  Event & Wedding Sales. David & Kevin can help you!

David Staughton CSP is an award-winning International keynote speaker, and experienced Small Business consultant.  With over 15 years ‘hands on’ experience in the Hospitality industry, he speaks and consults on a wide range of hospitality business improvement in the areas of sales, staffing, service and strategy.

Kevin Kosky is a skilled business communications trainer. He is a specialist on inbound phone skills, presentation skills and delivering sales presentations. Kevin is an expert teacher of face to face communication skills like sales, supervision, and presentation skills.

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