After re-launching Zagat with an all new website and iOS & Android app, Google has now announced City Experts. While Zagat is built to help users identify best restaurants, bars, and businesses, City Experts will offer perks to users who will write useful reviews of local businesses.
One must have to write at least 50 quality reviews and maintain to write at least 5 each month to become a City Expert.
What is a High Quality Review for Google?
Three to four sentences giving useful and balanced information about a restaurant, business, or any other place will be considered as a quality review.
City Experts will further be invited to become a part of Google+ community that will send out emails regarding free merchandise, discounts, contests, and event invitation on a monthly basis.
At present, the City Experts program is open to users in UK (Edinburgh, Bristol, Manchester, London), US (New York, Austin, San Francisco, Phoenix, Chicago, Raleigh-Durham, Portland, Japan (Osaka, Tokyo), and Australia (Sydney).
To sign-up for City Experts program, click here.Google Launches City Experts to Get Balanced and Useful Reviews from Users!,