What to look for before you hire a reputation management company


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What to look for before you hire a reputation management company

  1. 1. What to Look for Before You Hire a Reputation Management CompanyYour business’ online reputation is, quite literally, a matter of life and death .. . for your business, that is. If you lack the time, patience, or know-how tomanage your online reputation properly, then you owe it to your business toput the job in the hands of those who can do it well. Fortunately for you,there are a number of companies that specialize in doing just that.Unfortunately for you, they are not all created equal, and it may be hard tosort the good from the bad. Need help? Here are some tips for what tolook for before you hire a reputation management company:Services offered. Different businesses need online reputationmanagement for different reasons. Identify what you want to accomplishwith your reputation management (whether it be moving your businesswebsite further up search engine rankings or countering negative reviews,for example), and then ask potential companies what they specialize in.Reputation. It goes without saying that any reputable reputationmanagement company should have a good reputation. Research thecompanies in question on the Internet, read customer reviews, and lookcandidates up on the Better Business Bureau website to make an informedand accurate assessment of a company’s business practices.How the company works for your online reputation management. It isimportant that you ask potential companies how, exactly, they work tobetter your online reputation. Even if some of it is over your head, anyreputable company should be able to explain to you in relatively plain termsthe steps they use in the management process. It is possible that you maybe able to do some of it yourself; it is also possible that you simply won’twant to expend the time or effort necessary to do it. Either way, yourreputation management company of choice should be open enough withyou to help you make that decision.Pricing. When it comes to pricing, there are several things you shouldkeep in mind. If you’ve done your research and asked the right questions,then you should have a good idea of what is involved in the management
  2. 2. process, as well as how long it will take. Your company’s quote should bereasonable, relative to the services being rendered. It also never hurts toshop around to make sure you are going with a realistically-priced quote.Online reputation management is a complex process, but it is alsotantamount to your business success. To make the most of your onlinereputation, you may want to enlist the help of qualified and competentprofessionals like us, Social Sinergy. We can be reached by phone, at 702-530-3881, or by email: Adam@SocialSinergy.com. Check out more information on reputation marketing at the site below; Reputation Marketing