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Nov 18, 2013 (3 years and 8 months ago)

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Advancing Trust

Together

The Birth of BBB





BBB Accredited
Businesses…

>
Build Trust

>
Advertise Honestly

>
Tell the Truth

>
Are Transparent

>
Honor Promises

>
Are Responsive

>
Safeguard Privacy

>
Embody Integrity

The Role of the BBB
Accredited Business in the
Marketplace


BBB
Business Reviews
®

Advertising Honestly


Supporting the BBB in Educating
Consumer about scams and poor
business practices

Building communities where buyers and
sellers trust each other





Moving the
Marketplace Forward

>

Defining the boundaries of effective
self
-
regulation

>

Redefining trust

>

Leading consumer advocacy outreach

>

Providing proactive consumer
education

>

Offering innovative new products and
services

Adapting to a Changing
Marketplace


Website Advertising


Online Business Reviews


SES



Social Networking



Mobile Marketing


Sun and Shoppers Ads

Website Slide


Why?


BBB.org is ranked high for search
engine optimization


Plain language type of business
searches


BBBOnline


So what does that mean to you?


Potential customers are finding
YOUR BUSINESS on BBB.ORG


Your local BBB receives over 2000
pageviews

daily and that number is
increasing all the time



Proof in Numbers

>

87 million BBB Business Reviews
®
requested


78 percent increase over five years ago

>

6 million visits to
BBB.org

monthly

>

1.1 million complaints resolved annually

Claim Your Business
Review

BBB Website Accredited
Business Only Password
Protected Section

Login from top left corner of BBB homepage

Accredited Business
Services Website

>

Video Help

Customize Your Review

BBB Accredited Business
Distinct Inquires



On Line Marketing
-

The BBB On Line Seal

The only
official

BBB seal to display on your company’s
website



What is it?


Consumers can click on your
BBBOnline

seal to see
your company’s “BBB Business Review”


Dynamic
-

don’t copy and paste!


SEO Enhanced


How do I get it?


Website Review


Instructions sent by e
-
mail


Online Marketing


Request a Quote



Potential customers can request quotes right
from your BBB Business Review!


What is Request a Quote?


An email request a quote system
on your
Business Review
and on our website


Customers enter a description of the service or
product needed


You will receive quote requests by e
-
mail


Print Marketing



Accredited Business Print
Seals

Start With Trust


advertise your BBB
Accreditation


business cards . flyers . brochures

invoices . directories . newspaper ads

Put them on your:


For use in blue (preferred) or black


“BBB” should be no smaller than 1/8 inches tall


Must be at least 0.5 inches tall


For small or low quality advertising

Networking & Sponsorship
Opportunities

Business Ethics Awards


Celebrate excellence and support ethical
business in our community.


Held Annually in Calgary and
Lethbridge


Nominate a company anytime on our
website

Stampede Warm
-
Up


Games, Prizes and Sponsorship
Opportunities


Held later part of June before Stampede
each year


Added Value
Programs

Business2Business Discount Program




Promoted Monthly in BBB Examiner Newsletter



Discounts
-

F
or you and your employees

ELECTRONIC MERCHANT RATES


Affinity Programs

HUMAN RESOURCES HELP LINE


ELECTRONIC MERCHANT RATES

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS


HOME AND AUTO INSURANCE


COLLECTION SERVICES


COMMERCIAL INSURANCE

HEALTH SERVICES (PRIVATE
)

Join our BBB’s
Facebook

and Twitter Pages!


Facebook



www.facebook.com/CalgaryBBB


Twitter


@
CalgaryBBB



Why…

-

We regularly put updates on our
Facebook
,
Twitter and calgary.bbb.org sites that effect
your businesses; such as, Phishing Scams,
Important Events and News.


Other Marketing
Opportunities

Benefit from your reputation!


Advertise in our BBB Sections


Calgary Sun


Lethbridge

Shopper


Medicine Hat Shopper


Lethbridge

Shopper contact:

Juanita Collins

403
-
329
-
8225

jcollins@shoppergroup.com

Online Marketing
-

Search
Engine Solution

(
Adwords
)

(Organic Search Results)

Combine your BBB Accreditation

with the power of Google

Easy Low
-
cost No Risk Live 24/7

Online Marketing


Featured Listing



Your company will be listed
near the top of the business
listings


Business name will appear in a
turquoise box


Low cost


Industry specific


Draw attention to your
Business Review




For More Information on SES and Featured Listings

Call Sheila at 403 245
-
2134 or e
-
mail Sheila@calgary.bbb.org

Advancing Trust
Together

>

Businesses


Abide by standards
-


Licensing


Honor your promises
-


Review advertising print
and website


Act with integrity

So How Do You Apply to Renew Your
Accreditation
?

1.
Check your licensing
-
business and competency.

2.
Review your advertising
-
print and website.

3.
Check your print seal.

4.
Review your Type of Business.

5.
Update all your information
-
business size, address, phone
number, e
-
mail.

6.
Join BBB On
FaceBook

and Twitter

7.
Claim your Business Review

8.
And lastly…


Relax and Watch the Mail for Your Invoice
!