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Sony Goes Social: Enables True Open Sharing with Brandshare


Manufacturers Take Notice! Retailers and consumers alike want the reviews generated on your site displayed wherever a purchasing decision takes place. What does this mean for you Mr. and Mrs. Manufacturer? Apply the old saying, “Sharing is caring”! Well, reviews generated on your site are no different. Share your review content to retailers offering your products. Regardless of the platform that your reviews were generated on, let PowerReviews Open Commerce Platform help set your content free! Sony, our newest manufacturer on the Brandshare program has gone completely open. They’ve told us to share their reviews to anyone and everyone that … Continue reading


Retailers and Brands Leverage Customer Reviews Online and Off


It is clear that ratings and reviews have become the standard for companies to stay competitive in the new and ever-changing social commerce space. Truthfully, if you are not utilizing reviews you are already behind.  Reviews lend credibility and are influential tools for driving referral traffic from search engines like Google, and from social networks like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. Our clients realize the importance of reviews and are utilizing this powerful User-generated content in new and exciting ways. Showcased here, are three PowerReviews retail clients applying their customer reviews to website banners, in-store displays, and catalogue promotions.   NaturalSkinShop, … Continue reading


Introducing Facebook Discovery and Facebook Community


Facebook is the undisputed heavyweight among social networks. Consumers now spend more time on Facebook than they do on email. It’s where your customers are, and it’s becoming an important platform for commerce and source of traffic for retailers. So if you’ve been standing on the sidelines, ignoring those emails from management asking what your “social strategy” is, don’t fret. Today, we at PowerReviews are releasing two new products that make stepping up your social game on the customer’s community of choice as painless as possible. Facebook Discovery lets your customers receive updates from the products and reviewers they’re interested … Continue reading


We’re Teaming up With Google +1 to Make Purchasing Personal


At PowerReviews, we believe in the power of tapping the collective social web in order to help consumers make informed buying decisions. That’s why today, we announced our strategic partnership with Google by baking in their +1 offering into our core ratings and reviews product. Now, when your customers visit a product page powered by our social commerce platform and click the +1 button, their recommendation is syndicated to their friends and connections via the most popular search engine in the world. For retailers this means that if you carry a product consumers love, you enable them to relay their … Continue reading