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6 months ago
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Has anyone else noticed some suspicious essay reviews lately?
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I have gotten two reviews recently (on two different essays) that gave very short comments, said everything was excellent, and did not highlight anything. The most recent essay was a first draft so I am starting to think someone (or multiple someones?) are just trying to finish reviews quickly without reading the essays. Has anyone else had this problem?

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6 months ago

So a few days I had a very unhelpful review and what I’d recommend is to screenshot and attach it on an email to support@collrgevine.com and they may/should be able to refund your karma for submission.

Also was there no highlights at all? If so that’s concerning as there should a minimum number of highlights needed before they can submit the review.

Hope this helps and feel free to comment if you’s like clarification as I’d be more than happy to help!

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6 months ago

Hi there, we're really sorry you had unhelpful essay reviews. We believe you wrote into us already and that we refunded your karma. Please let us know if this is not the case! We have banned the users giving these reviews, and appreciate your feedback, as it allows us to keep our tools as useful as possible for everyone!

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