% of consumers that have a greater likelihood to recommend the site to others.



Stat: 11% greater likelihood to recommend the site to others.

Stat Categories: Ecommerce Stats

Tags: recommendations recommendations,user reviews recommendations,user reviews,ratings recommendations,user reviews,ratings,product research

Years: 2008

Stat Source: 30 UK Online Retail Satisfaction Index, ForeSee Results, January 2008

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Bazaar Voice

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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