Ethical Business Frequently Asked Questions
Question: "What is EthicalSite.com?"
Answer: EthicalSite.com is a web-based company dedicated to protecting consumers and helping them to make educated and informed decisions online. EthicalSite.com is the home of the "EthicalSite™ Validation Seal" — a world-recognized symbol of Ethics and Trust. By helping consumers become knowledgeable about trustworthy online practices, we empower web retailers across the globe to stand by the EthicalSite™ Code of Ethics.
By agreeing to Tell the Truth, Be Transparent, Safeguard Privacy and Embody Integrity, you are able to display the powerful EthicalSite™ Validation Seal on each of your websites' pages. A symbol of ethics and trust, the Website Validation Seal dispels customers fear so they become confident they can trust your ethical business.
Question: "How can I display the EthicalSite™ Validation Seal on my website? How much does it cost?"
Answer: Simply sign up for your 30-day trial membership and agree to the EthicalSite™ Code of Ethics to instantly be able to add your own personalized Website Validation Seal to each of your websites' pages. All ethical and honest online businesses are welcome to join, add the Validation Seal, and increase consumer confidence.
After your 30-day trial membership, you will be charged $27 / month.
But, if you are unhappy for any reason during your trial, you can cancel your EthicalSite™ membership and you will not be billed.
Question: "How do you approve online businesses and keep them honest?"
Answer: Our automated approval system means that all online business can have their Website Validation Seal up and operating within minutes. And the Website Validation Seal will remain active as long as the business complies with the EthicalSite™ Code of Ethics. Any misuse or unethical behavior will result in a disabled Website Validation Seal and a suspended/terminated account.
Question: "What is the Customer Confidence Sales Catalyst Page?"
Answer: Once you sign up with EthicalSite.com, you will have the opportunity to create a Customer Confidence Page for each website you enter into our system. This Customer Confidence Sales Catalyst Page will appear anytime a customer clicks the Website Validation Seal on your webpage, but will also be search-engine-optimized to appear in the Google results anytime a customer searches for information about your website.
Question: "Why do I need the EthicalSite™ Validation Seal?"
Answer: Adding the EthicalSite™ Validation Seal to your website can drive away consumers' fears to increase the chances they'll buy from you. When consumers see the Website Validation Seal displayed on your website, they are more likely to trust that your online business is honest and ethical. This psychological change has been known to increase sales by as much as 100%!