Are Google Local Guides the New Food Critic?
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Recently Google has taken this concept a step further and introduced “Google Local Guides”, a point based credentialing system that lends more credibility to reviews from frequent reviewers than the occasional disgruntled customer.  Additionally, Google incentivizes participation with early access to new features, digital product testing opportunities, and the chance to be featured on their official online channels for the most active of Local Guides.