I’d summed up 6 unique tactics to fix online reputation in this post. You should have read about social media, reputation management profiles and other tactics to fix your reputation but these are actually more powerful and robust tactics to fix your reputation.
These tactics work for both individuals and corporations.
One of the fast and powerful ways to spread reviews is to get started with review sites like reviewstream.com
Example review here.
If someone can post negative comments/articles/reviews about your business online then why don’t you find sites where positive reviews can be posted!
These sites rank well with in SE and you can request your customers to post positive reviews about your business there.
Informative articles with testimonials can be posted to sites like ezinearticles.com
Example article here.
Quality article sites rank very well in SE, articles are read by thousands of peoples, these articles are then picked by other sites and published on their blogs. You can get some good link backs to your sites and also your author profile at these sites rank at the top in search engines.
Many blogs have a section for guest bloggers, where a blogger can write and post a guest post. Post should be related to blogs niche. More about guest blogging.
Example here and here.
You can write guest posts, you can also link back to your sites from these guest posts, your name & business name also get published with these guest posts. Quality posts are always welcomed by bloggers.
You can offer free books, CDs about your products, free tickets to events. These offers then can be promoted on freebie sites, can create lots of buzz and these items rank well in SE.
Event listings in your niche can be used to create buzz. Promote your business events through event sites and get lots of positive press.
Paid reviews from established blogs can work magic but they cost good amount of $$.
More here, http://www.apennyearned.co.uk/reviews.html
An example by johnchow.com
He charge $500/review but you reach millions by buying a review from a site like JohnChow.com
For reputation management reviews can be purchased from Reviewme.com and paidreviews.com
Gifts to Bloggers
Gifts to famous bloggers can also work like.
Creating Viral Contents
Viral content is the King! Requires lots of hard work and research for writing a post but it works magic. Read more about viral content.
Do you have a more creative idea? Share with us using comments.