Fitness businesses were among the hardest hit by COVID-19. According to The Global Health and Fitness Association, at the end of 2020, 17% of clubs had permanently closed. Also, fitness industry revenue dropped by 58% from 2019 sales.
While relaxed social distancing rules and a desire for people to get back to the gym have helped fitness businesses in 2021, owners need to work smarter than ever to get back on track.
One way to do that is to focus on gaining positive online reviews. This is key since more people than ever are reading them. In fact, 95% of consumers check out reviews before making a purchase.
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