This article is a Q &A piece on missing anonymous reviews starting in May of 2018. It’s purpose is to explain and help determine why ceartain google reviews have been removed or deleted entirely. The article also states this is a move directly from Google in order to improve performance and in crease security on spam issues and how it will effect the reviewer. It gives advice for reviewers of businesses and guidelines for then to use.
- There’s different ways to investigate why you lost your reviews from non google users.
- Your reviews that disappeared may come back. Google is wonky.
- For some the disappearing reviews has helped them if negative reviews are now gone. They rank higher.
“If you’ve lost reviews from non-anonymous profiles, it’s time to investigate other causes of removal.”