Consumers are looking to work with trustworthy companies like you! Help them find you with special BBB marketing tools and resources.
Maximize your accreditation by doing the following:
These two actions will not only show that your company adheres to the BBB’s higher standards, but also help improve your company’s search engine optimization (SEO) online – making it easier for consumers to find your business with web searches.
Once you have completed these two steps, you can explore some of the other tools and resources to promote your business, including:
Stand Out in the Accredited Crowd: BBB Online Directory & Google Search Engine Solution Program
The BBB Accredited Business Directory is a “Who You Can Trust” online directory of all 6,500+ BBB Accredited Businesses. This online directory, receives more than 45,000 views per month, and is searchable by business categories, company name or city. In addition, our Accredited Business Directory often shows up in the top SEO results of major search engines!
As an Accredited Business you are currently listed alphabetically in your business categories for consumer search results. Your business can gain additional visibility by upgrading your listing to appear on the first page of your categories, where consumers will see your company name, logo and links FIRST! With the BBB’s online directory you can:
In addition to the Accredited Business Online Directory, the BBB recently began a special Google Search Engine Solution Program that puts trusted BBB Accredited Businesses (grouped by category) easy to find and access from the first page search results on Google.com.
For more information about the Accredited Business Online Directory or the Google Search Engine Solution Program, please contact Jeff Pedersen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marketing & Co-Branding Opportunities with the BBB
We have an extremely active communications department that is working with more than 1,000 media outlets in our region, as well as marketing efforts to reach both businesses and consumers in our market. Our BBB works to find unique, affordable co-branding opportunities to get your company’s name – and BBB Accreditation – out to interested consumers. Many of our media partnerships also offer discounted advertising/promotional rates for Accredited Businesses. For more information, please contact Lisa Hiebert at email@example.com.
Geo-location Inquiry Stats
All Accredited Businesses receive an email notification when a consumer visits your BBB Business Review page. You can log in to your unique Accredited Business-only page and view your company’s stats which will highlight how many people have accessed your BBB Business Review page, as well as the ZIP code from where the inquiries are coming from. You can also view the overall stats the BBB receives for your specific “type of business” category, as well as stats about numbers accessing your company and business category on the Online Accredited Business Directory.
As Accredited Businesses, you may watch educational Livestream webinars (e.g. BBB Focus Luncheons) by logging into your unique Accredited Business-only page.
Accredited Business Hotline
Contact us at 888-646-6222 to reach an Accredited Business Services Representative to help you maximize your BBB Accreditation and achieve you business objectives.