Can Companies pay to remove user reviews?

It's known that some competing platforms and large businesses, which allow online opinions about their products, often manipulate feedback, even going as far as deleting comments.

At AllReviews, we champion complete transparency. If a business has stellar customer service and quality products, they’ll naturally earn positive feedback. On the flip side, those offering subpar items or services will face fair criticism from customers who’ve trusted their products.

What benefits can companies gain on AllReviews?

We offer two primary services to companies aiming to boost their visibility and engage more effectively with the public. These services help maintain our platform's objectivity and transparency by ensuring we don’t interfere with user opinions or display advertisements on our many pages.

In essence, the services we provide to businesses are as follows:

  1. Increased Web Visibility: Business owners can request higher visibility, having their digital presence more frequently showcased on pages such as categories, the home page, or related company sections.

  2. Writing Services: If a company wants to present more information about who they are, what they offer, as well as details on contact, exchange, and return policies, our writers can handle it.

Again, these services do not meddle with our commitment to freedom of opinion and platform transparency. So when asked: Can companies pay to delete user reviews? The answer is a definite No.

Under what circumstances do we remove user reviews?

The only situation where a review might be considered for removal is if another user reports it for breaching our guidelines and policies. Even then, our specialised team reviews the complaint and decides whether the comment warrants removal. Remember, even if it’s taken down, there’s an option to appeal for a second review.

Read: What happens if someone reports my review?

Frequently Asked Questions

What is meant by the web visibility increase service?

AllReviews’ web visibility enhancement service allows a company to secure spaces on our main pages, such as in categories, boosting their online presence.

This increased visibility doesn’t affect opinions and serves as a way to earn revenue without compromising the neutrality and transparency of AllReviews.

Do paid company profiles have better reviews?

No, paid profiles don’t enjoy any advantages over those who haven’t purchased our services. The reviews will reflect the actual customer experience, whether positive or negative, based on the company’s performance.

Do paid company profiles get better ratings?

No, their ratings are unaffected by our services. Company ratings are determined impartially based on individual user reviews.

Do paid company profiles have review reporting privileges?

No, paid profiles don’t have extra privileges over other companies or users. Reporting functions distinguish only whether the report comes from a user or a company. All complaints are reviewed by a specialised team and assessed equally, ensuring fairness. Misuse of this function will incur penalties.