Configuring your review sites
In this article, we will explain how you can onboard your account by connecting all review sites that are relevant to your business.
On-boarding is the first most crucial step for setting up your account. In fact, without it, you're not able to start using SO Review. Your SO Review subscription allows you to select many platforms; however it is fine to just fill out the accounts that you are currently present on.
Make sure however to check for your restaurant or venue on each of these sites; it may be that you are not active on a site, but that there is an online conversation surrounding your location with valuable consumer reviews that may otherwise not come to your attention.
Below you find a description for each site on how to extract the correct URL that you will need to fill out. Locate, Copy and Paste the full URL including the https:// part into your SO Review on-boarding page.
Find your locations URL on TripAdvisor using the "Search" function on the TripAdvisor homepage. Once arrived to the main section, select and copy your URL. It should look something like this: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g32655-d348825-Reviews-Brent_s_Delicatessen_Restaurant-Los_Angeles_California.html
If you can't find your location on TripAdvisor or if you think that you don't have a listing because your location hasn't opened yet or for any other reason, please follow the instructions to list your location in the article: List Your Business On TripAdvisor.
You can find your unique TheFork URL by typing the name of your location in the Search bar. Once you identify your restaurant name in the dropdown list, click it. You will arrive to your TheFork page. Select and copy your URL. It should look something like this: https://www.thefork.com/restaurant/the-white-room-nh-collection-grand-hotel-krasnapolsky/261137
Log into Facebook, then search for your business page. Click on the search results to open it. When the business page opens, copy the URL from the address bar in the browser.
Your Instagram URL is always "www.instagram.com/yourhandle". If your restaurant name is displayed as restaurantabclondon, your Instagram URL is: www.instagram.com/restaurantabclondon
Find your business on Google using Google maps. Search for your location on maps.google.com. When you find it, a foldout will appear with images of your business, reviews, and more. Copy the entire URL, or press "Share".
Press "Share" in order to copy your Google URL
On the Booking.com homepage, look for the "Restaurants" tab in the navigation bar. You will be forwarded to OpenTable. Type the name of your restaurant in the search bar. Copy the entire URL including http:// from your browser URL bar.
Open Foursquare.com and look for the name of your restaurant in your city. You will find your URL when clicking the name of your location. The URL should look like this: https://foursquare.com/v/burger-bar/4b365b91f964a520883325e3
Type the name of your restaurant in the search bar. Copy the entire URL including http:// from your browser URL bar.
Search for your name or location on the Bookatable homepage. Select your location name and copy the URL of the main page. Your URL will look a lot like this: http://www.bookatable.com/es/s31677/divina-pasta-aribau
Search for your name or location on the Viator homepage. Select your location name and copy the URL of the main page of your attraction. Note that Viator is not commonly used for restaurant, but more for things to do, museums and attractions.
Find your property by using the search bar on the homepage. You will find your hotel or hostel from a drop-down list. Copy the URL of the location's landing page.
Enter your location's Postal Code. If you don't see the restaurant from the list that follows, You can use the search bar to find your restaurant's page.Normally, you will land on the "Menu" page first. Navigate to the "Reviews" part of your listing, located at the top of the menu items. Select the URL of your reviews page. Your URL will look like this: https://www.just-eat.co.uk/en/reviews-cornerinn
Search for your name or location on the Quandoo homepage. Select your country and city, type your location name and copy the URL of the main page. For example: https://www.quandoo.de/place/cafe-bar-gorki-park-3545
Search for your name or location on the Zomato homepage. Select your area and type your location name and copy the URL of the main page. Your Zomato URL will look as follows: https://www.zomato.com/east-of-england/chicken-corner-hertfordshire
Congratulations! You have now copied and entered your review sites. If you haven't connected each and every one of them, not to worry. Popularity of certain sites is higher in some countries than other. When in doubt, contact support.