About TopRated Birmingham
TopRated is a promotional platform and online business directory for local businesses in the UK. We filter and promote the top local businesses (rated by customers) and present them to the local public.
We encourage people to shop locally and support local trades and businesses.
We encourage Local trades and businesses to offer discounts and incentives to reward local people for their loyalty and custom.
Quite simply we promote local commerce in order to keep cash flowing around your community and your business.
A Competitive edge and exposure is everything... with TopRated that is exactly what you will get. Today, over 85% of the populace have at one stage or another used the web to search up a business online, with over 55% using the web on a frequent basis.
Research and data analyses has shown that before making a purchase 61% people carry out a search on a PC or Laptop, 64% carry out a search on a Tablet and an astounding 78% of people (that's 8 out of 10 people) carry out a search on their Mobile Phones.... In light of these digitally assisted buying patterns, can you afford not to have a reputable online presence? This is where we can help.
TopRated has created a platform which will give your business maximum online exposure and promote your business to a targeted local customer base. TopRated will also promote your business in your local catchment area by using various print and visual media to maximise customer aquisition and retention on your behalf.
TopRated is one of the fastest growing Business promotions & online directories in the UK. Our main goal is to drive local customers to local businesses in the most cost effective way.
As a business owner have you found that marketing can be rather stressful and very expensive? TopRated can provide you the most cost effective way to advertise your business!
TopRated regularly carries out market research on the ever-changing buying patterns of consumers, and develops strategies and marketing techniques to help your business access more customers. Our marketing strategies are similar to big branded Multi-National companies with a slight difference...We apply them to work for multiple independent trades and businesses like yours.
TopRated promotes your business digitally through the TopRated website and various other media such as Billboards, Banners, local Buses and even TV and Print forms. We will also supply your Business with a Promotional Pack which will include a full range of paraphernalia to attract passing customers.
You can rest assured that when we promote your business, we are using the most effective and proven marketing strategies to draw as many customers as possible through to you.
We will create a mini-website for your business and upload it to the TopRated domain. Customers on our website can look for you via location or rating. You can display everything on your profile page that a customer might be looking for including, Introduction & mission statements, services descriptions, reviews, picture gallery, video gallery, events notification, business offers, opening hours, Google maps, route-planner etc.
With just one click, users can find your business or service, read your company profile, read reviews and see pictures and videos of previous work before they make contact. Our expertise in this field tells us that reviews are very important to customers, because by reading them they can benefit from other users' experiences.
TopRated will allow customers to write reviews of your business on the website as well as allow you to collect reviews from customers at your premises. We will moderate reviews and add them on your business profile to enhance your web presence. You do not need to pay a single penny to get to the top of the directory, just plenty of satisfied customers!
Furthermore, your Mini-Website will be social-network enabled, which means you can have a timeline of activities and links into all other social networks.
The Value to business through the TopRated website exposure will be significant, especially when assisted by the TopRated discount card.
TopRated Discount Card
Everybody likes a bargain... That's why TopRated operates a loyalty scheme on your behalf to encourage customers to visit your business. All we ask is that you to commit to an exclusive TopRated B2C Offer, Discount or Incentive (B2C-ODI) for customers. Your exclusive offer will be displayed on the profile page of your mini-website and will act as a beacon for customers to visit your business.
Customers will redeem (B2C) by producing the ''TopRated Discount Cards'' which we will supply to your potential customers absolutely free.
TopRated B2B Card
The TopRated B2B Card is exclusive to TopRated Business Owners, it enables you to network your business and entitles you to additional B2B Offers, Discounts and Incentives from peers businesses, for instance if you needed some printing material for your business and approached a fellow TopRated Printing Company you would receive a special B2B rate not available to regular customers.
You will receive B2B facilities from all TopRated Businesses such as Car Mechanics, electricians, Driveway Paving guys, Drain Cleaners, Builders....Basically every business affiliated with TopRated.
You will receive updated lists of TopRated affiliated businesses via email on a regular basis and through the TopRated Magazine from time to time.
The TopRated B2B Card is a valuable asset for businesses, It encourages inter commerce and keeps money flowing around your business. The best aspect of the B2B scheme is YOU decide what discounts your business should provide.
With this unique scheme you can network with other businesses and receive discounts, 365 days a year.
Have you ever been rewarded at a local store or business just because you took your business to them and not someone else? WELL NOW YOU WILL BE!
- TopRated is a unique directory where every business or trade is accredited by the ''TopRated Review Board''
- Every business or trade is Rated and Ranked by previous customers and users, just like you.
- And every TopRated business or Trade will offer you a Discount or Incentive as a reward for your custom, Whether it's Free desserts after a hearty meal at a popular Restaurant, a free manicure when you get a facial at the Beauty Parlour or simply 15% of the recommended price at a local store or when you get your windows cleaned, YOU WILL RECEIVE A REWARD OR DISCOUNT! all you have to do is produce the TopRated Discount Card.
When you search for a business on the TopRated Website, you can check on the available TopRated Offer and be assured of its quality by checking reviews left by previous users. We also have a mobile-friendly interface for those people who like to check things on the go, which makes it simple to find the right business wnenever you want wherever you are.
All you have to do to reap the rewards of these offers is to apply for a TopRated DISCOUNT CARD ABSOLUTELY FREE, and leave reviews of your experiences when you can.
You can register for a FREE DISCOUNT CARD by visiting www.toprated.co.uk. Once we have your registration details, your unique card will be dispatched within 3-5 days.
Once you receive the card all you have to do is activate it by phone or website and start using it at any store, business or trade affiliated with TopRated or bearing the TopRated logo.
Every TopRated area is managed by a dedicated team of specialists.
- WEBSITE TECH TEAM
Our full Web-infrastructure was built in house and is managed by ourselves, thereby abolishing dependency on third parties. We have our own in-house team of developers and tech guys who understand the finer nuance of web design and management. The Tech- team make sure the website is working properly and input all data. They upgrade the Website on a regular business and make changes to your mini-website according to your requirements. Everything you see when you visit the TopRated website is the work of the Tech-Team.
- E-MARKETING TEAM (EMT)
Our E-Marketing department consists of Web Technicians who constantly work on Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Social Media Marketing (SEM). They are responsible for maximising your web exposure and directing customers to your business profile page.
- RESEARCH AND STRATEGY TEAM (RST)
The RST team is responsible for carrying out market Research, These are the guys who research current consumer trends and buying patterns, they follow the operating patterns of Multi-National coporatiopns as well as your local area. They apply all their research data to develope the most cost effective marketting strategies for smaller independent businesses like yours.
- LOCAL SALES TEAM (LST)
The people you will be most familiar with, will be your ‘’Local Sales Team’’. They will visit you to discuss your needs and requirements. Every business will have a TopRated sales representative who will advise you on the best marketting approach and will be the point of contact for all your needs.
Our aim is to promote your business and services in your local area. We want to bring as many customers as possible through your doors and not to multi-national corporations. We want to support local business and local communities. We want to help you increase your revenue by promoting local awareness of your business and help build a reliable and reputable online immage.
Want to find out more? get in touch now and put your business at the forefront of potential customers.