Google Reviews Business

The #1 plugin to display Google Reviews

Google Reviews Business a plugin for WordPress that allows accumulate and display Google reviews in your WordPress website using sidebar widget or shortcode. This plugin keeps all accumulated reviews in WordPress database which means that you can display more than 5 Google reviews and it does not depend on any third-party services like Google.

Google Reviews on your website is important

Reviews on your website increases customer confidence and higher sales.

One of important features of our plugin is that the reviews are checked and approved by Google, this gives even more trusted in the quality of your business.

Sidebar widget live example: http://demo.richplugins.com.

Google Reviews

Keep reviews in WP database

A unique feature of this plugin - keeps all Google reviews in your WordPress database and display these in the HTML code of website. This allows to independent works of third-party services like Google and indexing reviews in all search engines.

The plugin creates two tables grp_google_place and grp_google_review. The first to store business place information, and the second for storage reviews.

Auto-download Google Reviews schedule

Keep in mind that Google only serves 5 reviews total via API but we were able to get around this limitation!

Premium features of Business plugin is a daily schedule which check Google for a new reviews and auto-download these in WordPress database, only in case if these reviews present in the Google API response. Thus, our plugin can collect and display more than 5 reviews. The live example on demo website.

Post Google reviews straight in widget

This Business feature allows you to add a link "Leave a Review" under a list of reviews and open Google submit review form directly on your website. To enabled it, please do follow:

  1. Go to https://google.com
  2. Find in Google your business place
  3. In the right panel where you can see your business place click by "Write a review" button
  4. Copy and paste address link (for instance https://www.google.de/#q=steak+benjamin+house&lrd=0x89c259010bfd31dd:0xb858f423d54ef322,3,) to "Leave Google review link" field in widget
  5. Save the widget

Google Snippet for rating

Another Business unique opportunity is support schema.org/AggregateRating microdata to indexing in Google with Google Rich Snippet for rating (stars in search).

Google Reviews

After installation of Pro plugin and enabled this option in settings you can check your website for microdata in Google Structured-Data Testing-Tool.

Shortcode support

Powerful Shortcode Builder to display reviews in your post and page content.

Google Reviews Shortcode

Review concatenation

Some reviews returned by Google may be very long and as result the widget can stretched. The Pro version includes a feature to collapsing long reviews with "read more" links.

Google Reviews concatenation

Reviews moderation

Due useful moderation panel, you can always see saved places and delete any reviews.

Google Reviews Moderation

Minimum rating filter

This limits which reviews will show based on their rating. Setting this to "4 Stars", for instance, will show reviews with 4 stars or higher in widget.

Pagination, sorting

Plugin support any pagination is number of visible reviews before "See Next Reviews" link.

In Business version there five cases for sort Google reviews:

  1. Default: this is a default Google order they call “Most Helpful”
  2. Most recent: from newest to oldest
  3. Most oldest: from oldest to newest
  4. Highest score: from reviews with highest rating to lowest
  5. Lowest score: from reviews with lowest rating to highest