It is often helpful to post a link in emails or on a small business website for customers or clients to post a review on Google Reviews.
If you have enabled the new Google Short Name for your business/website in Google My Business (GMB), you don’t need the rest of this post: you can get the link right there in your GMB dashboard. It will look something like this: https://g.page/psychlinks-web-services/review.
If you don’t have a GMB account set up, or for some reason you havben’t set up a Google Short Name, here’s how to get a direct link to leave a review for your business:
Enter the name of your business and you’ll get a dropdown to confirm the location (or I think you can use the address as well). Press enter and you’ll get a popup with the the placeid, which will be a long string of letters and numbers looking something like this:
Simple copy that placeid and append it to the end of the following URL:
That’s your direct link to leave a Google Review for your business.
Unfortunately, this method does not seem to work for a Service Area Business (SAB) or a business which is not yet on Google Maps.
For that, there’s a bit of a convoluted work-around outlined here: