Category Archives: Reputation

How to link to your Google Review page

To create a link, you’ll need to get the Place ID for your business. To get your Place ID:

  • Go to the Google Places API. Just click the link and you’ll be taken to the search 
  • Enter your business information in the “Enter a location” field at the top of the map.
  • Click your business name in the list that appears.
  • Your Place ID will appear on the map, beneath your business name.
  • Add your Place ID to the following URL to create the direct link:<place_id>
  • When customers click the link, a window will open in their browser. They’ll be able to rate your business and leave a review instantly.

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Claim Google Business Listing If You Didn’t Receive Your Postcard

We have heard that sometimes customers never receive their Google Places validation postcard from Google. This postcard is what you need in order for Google to validate that you are a legitimate business with an office that can receive mail.

However, whenever this postcard doesn’t make it to your office, here is another way to validate:

First, visit this Google Help article.

Next, in the top right corner click on “Fix Issue” > “Verification” > “I requested my postcard more than 14 days ago”

Lastly, follow the on-screen instructions to validate your business. This will include taking pictures of your office (inside and out) in order to prove that you are a real business.

Here is a short video: