Given the increased prominence of reviews sites in new Google Place Search SERPs, I thought it might be interesting to see which ones were showing up most often. The following is sort of 2010 version of my 2009 IYP SEO Rankings Report. This data is hardly thorough – I only looked at the top 10 Yellow Pages categories for the top 10 U.S. cities. I hope this post inspires some readers to do a more in-depth look at this for different verticals and cities. I’ll be presenting this data today at the Blueglass Florida local search panel in my talk about how to get around the 7 Pack.
The Top 10 Reviews Sites in Google Place Search
Here’s the complete set of data that shows the keywords we tracked