How to Remove Negative Newspaper Articles from the Web

Bad news travels extremely fast online. Thanks to social sharing, search engine rankings and reposting on blogs and other websites, a negative news article can quickly go far beyond the publication’s website itself. In an ideal world, we would be able to easily remove any unfair or outdated material from the Internet, but the reality is usually a lot more... Read More

How to Remove Court Records from the Internet

Remove Court Records from InternetPrivacy protection and reputation management have become major challenges for both individuals and businesses in the digital world. Among the greatest threats to one’s personal or professional reputation are old court records. Previously, anyone who wanted to find public court records would have to physically go to a local office and request a clerk to release them. Nowadays, there’s a... Read More

How to Flag & Remove Reviews on Google My Business

According to Bright Local, almost two-thirds of consumers turn to the search engines to find online reviews. The remainder of those surveyed go straight to a review website instead. Since reviews left on Google My Business appear in the search results and on Google Maps, they are among the most visible of all. The world’s largest search engine also uses... Read More

How to Flag & Remove Reviews on Glassdoor

Flag and Remove Glassdoor ReviewsMillions of job seekers rely on Glassdoor for evaluating potential employers before applying for open positions. The platform allows employees both current and former to anonymously leave reviews. From an employer’s perspective, maintaining a positive reputation on Glassdoor is very important for attracting and retaining the best talent. Being present on the platform is also important for businesses since it... Read More

How to Flag & Remove Reviews on Facebook

Today, a company’s reputation is largely shaped by social media in the form of user-generated content, such as online reviews. With its enormous reach surpassing 2 billion users, Facebook has become an essential digital marketing resource for businesses of all sizes. Unsurprisingly, ratings and reviews on the world’s favorite social network are among the most visible of all. As such,... Read More

How to Flag & Remove Reviews on Yelp

Many businesses have a love-hate relationship with consumer review platforms like Yelp. On one hand, user-generated content presents a great opportunity to leverage positive feedback and spread the good word about your brand to the masses. On the other, there’s also a fine line between constructive criticism and outright defamation. There are also fake reviews to worry about, with some... Read More

Four Strategies to Remove & Replace Negative YouTube Videos

Negative YouTube Videos Can Cause Big Problems YouTube is an incredibly powerful website; it stands behind Google as the second largest search engine in the world. Since the same company owns Google and YouTube, Google allows preferential placement for YouTube videos in search results. Whether you are an individual or a small business, a negative YouTube video in search results... Read More

How to Remove Negative, False, and Defamatory Content From The Internet

  The Online Reputation Management Industry is in a constant state of evolution. It is important to note that the content removal strategies outlined in this post may work today, but could be obsolete tomorrow. One change in a specific law (See: Communications Decency Act) or search engine policy could drastically impact an individuals ability to get damaging information removed... Read More

Why User-Generated Content Is Crucial for Your Company’s Online Reputation

This post was originally posted on CAE Marketing. It’s already well known that online ratings and reviews are extremely influential when it comes to making purchase decisions. In fact, a recent study found that user-generated content influences 90% of shoppers’ purchase decisions. While many companies might not be too keen on knowing that their reputations are almost entirely in the hands... Read More