Reasons why U.S. internet users might not trust an online review 2012

Reasons why U.S. internet users might not trust an online product or service review as of April 2012

Reasons why U.S. internet users might not trust an online review 2012 This statistic gives information on the reasons why U.S. internet users might not trust an online product or service review. During an April 2012 survey, it was found that 45 percent of internet users in the United States distrusted online product or service reviews with poor grammar or spelling.
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Reasons why U.S. internet users might not trust an online product or service review as of April 2012

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Share of respondents
Is on a website that I don't trust45%
Is written with poor grammar or spelling45%
Is anonymous33%
Is too negative26%
Follows too many existing reviews with the same opinion26%
Is too positive19%
Is written by someone who is not similar to me (opposite sex/younger/older/etc)12%
Is too short11%
Is too long11%
None of these9%
Share of respondents
Is on a website that I don't trust45%
Is written with poor grammar or spelling45%
Is anonymous33%
Is too negative26%
Follows too many existing reviews with the same opinion26%
Is too positive19%
Is written by someone who is not similar to me (opposite sex/younger/older/etc)12%
Is too short11%
Is too long11%
None of these9%
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This statistic gives information on the reasons why U.S. internet users might not trust an online product or service review. During an April 2012 survey, it was found that 45 percent of internet users in the United States distrusted online product or service reviews with poor grammar or spelling.
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