How to remove a bad Google review

Genuine product reviews left by customers are a gold-mine for e-commerce businesses. But unfortunately, every now and then there will be people who will leave bad google reviews for your business. These could be a disgruntled old employee, customers who are just impossible to please or could be someone from your competition.

Though eventually, you will get some negative reviews. And you must learn from them. but there are times where you just wish you had a delete button!
Though eventually, you will get some negative reviews. And you must learn from them. but there are times where you just wish you had a delete button!

While Google does have spam filters in place to tackle fake reviews; unfortunately, it does not allow you to delete any negative reviews left on your business. But sometimes when you really want to get a review removed, you can do is flag it to Google. To do this, follow these steps:

Flag bad Google reviews

If you are 100% sure that the review violates the Google Review policies, you can notify Google to attempt to delete it by flagging it:

  1. Sign in to Google My Business.
  2. Choose your business location and click Reviews from the menu.
  3. Find the review you’d like to flag, click the 3-dot menu, then click Flag as inappropriate.
Remove Bad Google Reviews
How to Remove Bad Google Reviews

Now all you have to do is sit back and wait. We know it’s not ideal, but that all you can do.