Sports Direct have collected the most reviews of any UK company

The results are in. We’ve researched the UK reviews market and have found that Sports Direct, the UK’s number 1 sports retailer, has collected the most reviews in the whole of the UK. With over 447,741 company reviews (at the time of writing), they simply blow away the competition. This phenomenal review total was achieved …

Consumers will pay more for products with UGC and reviews [Study]

The internet is awash with facts and statistics to support the growing trend in importance of reviews in consumer’s buying behaviour. A new survey commissioned by TurnTo shows that reviews and other user-generated content is more important in influencing consumers than ads or search engines. The survey was carried out by Ipsos and studied 1070 …

Google’s record EU $2.7bn fine over Shopping drops share price 1.4%

The European Commission concludes Google abused its power by promoting its own shopping comparison service, after a 7 year investigation. The $2.7bn figure (£2.1bn, €2,4bn) is the largest EC penalty to date, and will be imposed by the commission for breaking EU competition law. The commission says Google unfairly promoted its own Shopping service at …

New Support Website

We’re launching today a new support portal to answer all your questions about Reviews.io. Head over to https://support.reviews.io to check it out. The current list of topics are:- About Reviews.io Getting Started Website Integration Company Review Collection Company Review Publishing Product Review Collection Product Review Publishing We’re adding more topics all the time. At time …

Timing is everything, ask for reviews at the right time

The majority of customers who have had positive shopping experiences with a company don’t express their feedback publicly; they are so-called “silent advocates”. Silent advocates feel positive about a company and its products, but they do not spread the word or write reviews about the company. This can be a big issue for businesses because every business has customers …