Rebuild NJ Tips and FAQ
For all the contractors who have build Rebuild NJ profiles so far (over 60!) and those of you who are thinking about it, we have compiled some tips on enhancing your contractor profile, as well as some frequently asked questions.
In just 10 days, we have over 60 contractors on the site and are gaining momentum. We’re going to start getting some press this week and are well on our way to making Rebuild New Jersey the definitive resource for connecting homeowners and business owners with reliable local contractors.
rebuild nj Tips on Building or Editing Your Profile
Category – Choose as many as ten relevant categories that fit your business.
Listing Title – This is your business name
Address – You may either put your town and zip code or your full business address. Note that we do not recommend putting your home address here or anywhere on the Internet.
Select Image – Here, you can add up to 5 images. The first one that you upload will be your primary profile image on the website. If you upload more than one, the images will scroll through like a gallery on your profile. Note: please upload photo files only, not PDF or DOC files (they are not compatible with the website).
Listing Description – Please tell the world a bit about your company and the service you offer. In this box, there are formatting options so you can change the color and size of text, etc. Some contractors have done this and their profiles definitely stand out.
Website / Twitter / Facebook / Linked In / Google Plus – If you choose to fill out any of these categories, please remember to include the http:// at the beginning, so the links to those sites works properly.
Tags – Tags are helpful when users of the website are searching for specific things. Tags that contractors have used so far include: LEED, eco-friendly, women-owned, etc.
Frequently Asked Questions / Rebuild NJ Tips
How do I edit my listing?
Log in to your account using your username and password that you created. Click on ‘View Listing’ and then click on ‘Edit Listing’
What is a premium listing and how do I get one?
Currently, we are only offering one level of listing. You will notice that there are about 6 contractors on the website that have premium listings. We are doing this as a test. At some point, we may offer premium listings and other premium services, but for now, the website is free for everyone.
How can I tell everyone I know about Rebuild New Jersey?
Easy. Forward them the link with your profile (http://www.rebuildnewjersey.com/your-company-name), and put your profile link in your email signature or on your stationery. Also, if you’re on Facebook, be sure to like our page at http://facebook.com/rebuildnewjersey. Of course, we’ll like you back.
What if I have additional questions?
Email us 24/7 at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 732-733-2390.