Google Adding Stars to Review Snippets
Joy Hawkins

Tom Waddington recently tweeted that Google is showing star ratings now in the review snippets section of the Knowledge Panel.

Here is a before and after screenshot that shows how this compares with what used to show up.

This is definitely a good change for those businesses like the example above (who have positive snippets) but could be problematic for businesses that have less-than-pleasant reviews being featured like Google’s head office: