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    Hey guys,

    Does Google pull their reviews from other review directories ? Is there a way I can find out
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    Hi DecksandFences,

    Yes Google Local, now called Places, pulls reviews from lots of other sites.

    I've seen them pulled from Yelp, Merchant Circle, City Search and some others. I don't have a complete list handy.

    There are some gotchas though. For instance for Google to find and pull the reviews and credit them to your Google Places account the name, address, phone needs to match exactly.

    Hope this helps and best of luck!

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    • Lb1878 agrees : Great tid bit of information about the address, etc. matching exactly
    Last edited by CatalysteMarketing; Apr 24th, 2010 at 06:16 PM.

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