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What Removing Reviews From Google+ Local Listings Means For Local SMBs

Google Removes Reviews from Google+ Local ListingsThe big question on everyone’s mind is “Why did Google remove reviews from Google+ Local Listings?” Google doesn’t always reveal their plan to us, but rest assured, this is just one more step toward a bigger picture they have in mind.

The unofficial statement from Google:
Elizabeth, a Google Community Manager, who was responding to questions on the Local Search Forum stated “Reviews will no longer be shown on Google+ Pages in the new Google+ design. Reviews are still accessible on Google Search and Maps which have always been the primary way that users find business reviews.” Visit Advice Interactive Group to find out [More]