Amazon is trying to eliminate the blatant and systematic abuse of the review system which happens frequently, especially for high demand items. Amazon made it even harder to get reviews this summer when they allowed customers to opt out of unsolicited emails. Sellers were using email responders, specifically Feedback Genius, to automatically send review requests to customers. You can still send these requests but increasingly you’re receiving an undeliverable message.
As mentioned, Amazon changed its review policy in late 2016 to remove incentivized reviews. Amazon now prohibits the following activities related to reviews:
- Creating, modifying, or posting content regarding your (or your relative’s, close friend’s, business associate’s, or employer’s) products or services.
- Creating, modifying, or posting content regarding your competitors’ products or services….
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