YELP Keeps Calling Me. Anyone Actually Get Business In The Trades From Them?

 
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Old 04-12-2017, 01:01 PM   #21
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I will stick with Google reviews then.

My guess is far more people have a Google account already and I have never had them burry a review on me

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This is an area that is of growing importance to every contractor. Google is actively using reviews right now in terms of local SEO for placement in map based searches and regular organic rankings. They index the content and quantity of reviews to help establish local prominence which is a stated local SEO factor.

When they move to the mobile first index, I envision review quantity, quality, and content to play an even bigger role.

Reputation Stacker is an excellent tool that is affordable, easy to use, and great for driving reviews.

https://reputationstacker.com/

(I have no affiliation or reseller status with them, just use it on behalf of multiple clients and drive tons of reviews)
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Old 04-15-2017, 04:11 PM   #22
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Yelp has now gotten so aggressive in their calling i dont answer any phone call not from my local area...they are calling daily!!!!....i finally took a minute to tell the guy im not interested in what he is selling and he argued he is not selling me anything...he is HELPING ME.......my response--CLICK

they are now worse than Angies List (who has finally left me alone)
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go on your yelp page. then go on facebook and a yelp ad will pop up for $300 in free yelp ads. You can find out if it works for free. The problem with it is they say that a click for my keywords cost $27. That $300 will go quick.
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go on your yelp page. then go on facebook and a yelp ad will pop up for $300 in free yelp ads. You can find out if it works for free. The problem with it is they say that a click for my keywords cost $27. That $300 will go quick.
My clicks were averaging 20$ a click stupid costly I used the 300$ and stopped that **** right quick.

None of the clicks turned into leads or anything

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My clicks were averaging 20$ a click stupid costly I used the 300$ and stopped that **** right quick.

None of the clicks turned into leads or anything

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Good to know. I am just trying to get yelp reviews. If it doesn't work, I have no intention of keep advertising with them. It ill end up costing hundreds of dollars for a few reviews.
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[QUOTE=AaronHockel;5866073]This is an area that is of growing importance to every contractor. Google is actively using reviews right now in terms of local SEO for placement in map based searches and regular organic rankings. They index the content and quantity of reviews to help establish local prominence which is a stated local SEO factor.

https://reputationstacker.com/

Yes, but this has been this way for some time. Google Reviews will take precedence over Facebook Reviews and the other Reviews, but it will add cosmetic appeal to the Mapping Results when it shows Reviews from Multiple Sources.
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We've definitely gotten a few great leads from Yelp before, but I don't know anyone who's advertised on Yelp and stuck with it long term.
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yelp is ball**** , I use it only to add some reviews ,

if your customer is not an active yelp user then their review will be FILTERED .

my customers dont have yelp accounts , I dont think they have time to play on the computer .

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