How to add Google reviews to your website in 3 easy steps.
You've collected incredible reviews for your Google my Business listing. Great job!
Now you want to add them to your website. But if you're not a developer or you've never done this before, knowing where to start can be difficult.
In this guide, we'll show you how you can add Google reviews to your website in 3 easy steps using a free tool called Senja!
This step-by-step guide will help you get up and running in the next 10 minutes. Let's get into it.
What is Senja?
Senja is a free tool that makes it easy to collect, manage and share your testimonials anywhere on the web.
Senja comes with a free Google integration that allows you to add up to 15 of your google my business reviews for free.
Senja comes with 100s of ways to share your testimonials for free. In this guide, we'll use one of their free testimonial widgets to embed our google my business reviews on our website.
How it works
Create a Senja account and Import your testimonials
Create a testimonial widget that matches your brand
Add it to your website by copying and pasting the embed code
Step 1: Import your testimonials
Visit the Senja dashboard and sign up for an account. It's free and only takes 2 minutes.
Once you're done, visit the import page and click on the Google button.
Now search for your business by typing in your business name and address.
Senja will use this to find your business so it can pull in your google reviews.
Once you've found it, click on the "Get Testimonials" button and select the testimonials you want to add to your Senja account.
If you want Senja to keep your google reviews in sync, click on the "Auto-sync new testimonials" checkbox. This way, all new testimonials that people leave on Google will show up in your Senja account and testimonial embed.
Now you should see all the reviews you imported in your Senja account.
That's all for step one! Now let's add your Google reviews to your website.🎉
Step 2. Add the Google Reviews to your website
Now that you've imported your testimonials, you can add them to your website.
To do this, we'll create a Senja widget. Don't worry, the process will only take a couple minutes.
To get started, click on the Studio button in the Senja sidebar.
Immediately, you'll see all the sharing options available in Senja.
Other than embedding your google reviews on your website, Senja lets you create beautiful images you can post on social media, as well as stunning walls of love that you can use to showcase your best Google reviews.
Since we're trying to embed Google reviews on our website, let's click on the widgets tab.
Now you can select a widget template you want. For this example, I'll use this grid widget.
I want to put my Google reviews on my home page, so I'll call this widget "Home Page Testimonials" and hit the "Create Widget" button.
And you're done! Now you already have this beautiful testimonial widget that you can add to any page of your website.
Senja has dozens of templates to choose from. You can pick any of them and see how your widget looks.
You can also customize the colors, shape and style of any widget to match your brand perfectly 🎨
Step 3: Embed the widget on your website
Depending on your website builder, this step will look a little different.
Thankfully Senja integrates with every website builder that supports custom HTML. We have detailed instructions for the most popular website builders like WordPress, Webflow, Wix and Squarespace. Check out our help center to learn how to install it on your website builder.
To get started, click on the share button at the top-right of the page.
Now copy the embed code you see on the screen.
In your website builder
For the sake of this tutorial, we'll use WordPress, the most popular website builder in the world. Check out our help center to learn how to install it on your website builder.
Click on Pages in the WordPress dashboard
Select the page you want to embed your testimonials on.
Type / and select custom html
Paste the Senja embed code
Click on the Publish Button.
And you're done 🎉
Now your google reviews should show up on your website.