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Reputation Management

Discussion in 'Need a resource? Got a good referral?' started by kathiemt, Jul 10, 2012.

  1. kathiemt

    kathiemt Well-Known Member

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    I have a client who has a problem with a competitor who is proving to be a challenge. My client is an American living here in Australia and his competitor is in the US. The other company is considerably larger and able to spread themselves around much more, having the cash to pay for help and advertising, but have also been bad mouthing his business in various ways which appears to be having a direct effect of the number of sales he gets. His website is currently being rewritten and developed, he's had his business a long time.

    I'm wondering what else I can do to help him and heard that there are people who do Reputation Management. Sometimes my client will choose the wrong help when trying to combat a problem so I thought I'd do some research and look for recommendations, rather than use the first service he might come across on the web.
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    Couple It Well-Known Member

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    Kathie, I remembered this thread from a while ago, mainly because I'd never heard of the service before.

    Wendy :)
  3. kathiemt

    kathiemt Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for that, I'll visit the links. Yes, it's a very real and needed service (unfortunately). I've even been victim to people bad mouthing my business in the past - usually because they've fallen out with me on a forum and wanted to make it public. In my client's case it's purely the competitor wanting to get more than an edge ahead of him. I believe my client's been in the game a lot longer in his field and he still very much likes old-school methods for running his business but recognises he needs to continue changing with technology.
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    seocourse Well-Known Member

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    Kathie: I offer reputation management services for pre-approved clients. I have a few clients here in Australia, but mainly in the US.

    Let me know if you need some tips...
  5. kathiemt

    kathiemt Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, will shoot you a PM.

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