Negative Google Reviews from Former Employees Are Now Against Guidelines
Google has updated its Google My Business review guidelines with more specific information about conflicts of interest.
According to Google’s new review guidelines, posting negative reviews about a current or former employer is considered a conflict of interest.
Moreover, since these types of reviews are now against Google’s guidelines, businesses can request to have them removed. So if some disgruntled employees are messing with your review score, you can get those troublesome reviews wiped out.
These guidelines are now in line with Google’s review policies, which suggest not reviewing your own business or employer. Although that’s slightly…