One of the branches is the ability to rate more than restaurants and nightlife. A new survey at www.zagat.com allows you (after registering) to rate hotel chains, all of them.
You can write a couple hundred words and the pithiest and funniest comments might make it into their guides.
I mentioned that the place, which serves dishes loaded with garlic, was not a good place for vampires, and they liked that. Zagat merely comps you a book if they use your stuff. I have twelve books now for this year, and each one is 15.99 so that is my royalty. There is a super-reviewer club and maybe someday after the Nobel ceremony I can belong