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short URL only works if I paste in URL Address - not in email message

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I spend time getting Place ID, etc. and short Google link works fine if I copy/paste into URL Address block... but when I test in email address, it is not clickable as a 'LINK', but remains in text form, even when I email to myself... so the whole point of sending to clients to get QUICK, EASY link to review screen is gone!!!


What am I doing wrong! Google makes it constantly difficult for business owners to accomplish tasks in timely way!! if they don't change things without telling's something else!!


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Re: short URL only works if I paste in URL Address - not in email message

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Hi @Jane M


Are you talking about a Direct Link for Business Page Reviews.


Why would you be adding in email address, could you explain a little more.


Tim Capper, Google My Business Top Contributor
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