chatmeter Launches Affiliate Program; is named as First Affiliate Partner to Join

23. June 2010

(Source: PrimeNewswire)trackingSAN DIEGO, June 22, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- chatmeter, a leading online reputation management service, today announced the launch of the company's affiliate program. Agencies, service providers and even consultants can earn cash by generating new customer registrations for chatmeter's online service. chatmeter will pay affiliates for both free and paid registrations. Payouts will be sent monthly and custom marketing materials are available.

chatmeter's affiliate program can help any agency, company or consultant that works with local businesses differentiate themselves by adding reputation management services to their marketing mix and using the chatmeter to help improve their marketing campaign analytics. For agency salespeople, the chatmeter can provide an information advantage by delivering an instant analysis about that business and where they can improve. The chatmeter can also provide a third-party measurement tool that validates the work an agency is providing by delivering unbiased, accurate marketing and performance metrics specifically for local businesses.

"We are pleased and excited to provide our partners and customers the chatmeter service. The chatmeter product is a great complement to our customers," said Doyal Bryant, CEO of Universal Business Listing. ( "Our customers are discovering that in tandem with our broad distribution of their digital identity, they need a solution to manage and monitor what people are saying about their business. The chatmeter service is a natural fit for our customers allowing them to stay alert to chatter across local search sites, blogs, social media, local media and many of the other places to which UBL syndicates their listings. In addition, their free service allows our customers to easily get started and experience the benefits of managing their online reputation."

The chatmeter will measure a local business' overall online performance, provide personalized analysis and recommendations for improvement, and benchmark their performance against local competitors. Clients receive a monthly report including:


  --  Social Media/Blog/Review Tracker -- Track everything, see new
      reviews/mentions and access historical charts
  --  Listing Manager - Searches for your listings, highlights any
      inaccuracies found and creates awareness of additional site/listing
  --  Rank Tracker - Monitors your rankings across local search and general
      web search sites/results
  --  Competitive Benchmarking - Spy on local competitors and learn from the
      leaders in your area
  --  Local SEO Analysis - Drive new business by improving rankings through
      Local Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

To learn more and register for the program, please visit our affiliate page at

About chatmeter

chatmeter provides local business owners and marketers with the tools and education to manage their online reputation and marketing effectiveness. Our tools will help business owners understand what people are saying about their business online (reviews, blogs, social media) in a single place saving time and frustration. The chatmeter will measure their online marketing effectiveness, provide personalized recommendations for improvement, and benchmark performance against local competitors. As big fans of the small-business entrepreneur, we're putting owners back in the driver's seat with an information advantage and time saving tools to take their business to the next level.

About UBL

UniversalBusinessListing.Org is a Local Search Industry service that allows businesses to post their business listing once and have it distributed to all major Search Engines, Online Yellow Pages, Social Networks, 411 Directories and GPS Navigation Devices.

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, , , , and VendAsta Technologies Partner on Reputation Management

16. May 2010

The companies announce a strategic partnership to deliver reputation intelligence and business listing syndication to advertising and media industries that service small and medium businesses.

Saskatoon, SK and Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) April 19, 2010 -- ( (UBL) and VendAsta Technologies ( today announced a strategic partnership to offer reputation management services integrating their product offerings.


UBL has become a recognized component in the local business listings marketplace where it has guided individual companies and major interactive agencies with the submission, correction, and enhancement of their online business profiles to over 250 search publishers. UBL is a service of Name Dynamics, Inc (PINK


VendAsta's reputation intelligence solution StepRep, serves large agencies and directory publishers providing solutions directly to small and medium businesses. StepRep helps businesses discover what is being said about them online, benchmarks their footprint against competition, uncovers trends and provides solutions to increase buzz.


"We are very pleased to announce our partnership with UBL. One of the things that StepRep does is show a business where they are visible and where they should also be listed. It frustrates a business owner to tell them about a problem with their marketing but offer not a solution,” explains VendAsta CEO Brendan King. “UBL's syndication solution helps us take it a step further and actually improve that visibility."


Doyal Bryant, Name Dynamics’ CEO, said: “VendAsta has created a powerful and cost-effective tool for our businesses to keep a watch on their online identity; it’s a logical fit with our listing distribution. It is critical today that businesses not only ensure they are accurately represented online, but are able to rapidly respond to comments, reviews and ratings.”


The companies will be showcasing their solutions at the Yellow Pages Association annual conference in Las Vegas from April 17 to 20th.


About UBL


UniversalBusinessListing.Org is a Local Search Industry service that allows businesses to post their business listing once and have it distributed to all major Search Engines, Online Yellow Pages, Social Networks, 411 Directories and GPS Navigation Devices. The Universal Business Listings are a service of Name Dynamics, Inc (PINK headquartered in Charlotte, NC. It was founded by Media and Telecommunications veterans, Doyal Bryant and Chris Travers. For additional information, please visit


About VendAsta


VendAsta Technologies Inc, ( is a software development company based in Saskatoon, Canada. VendAsta develops reputation intelligence and social discovery tools. It first launched StepRep, its reputation intelligence solution, in January 2009. At the beginning of 2010, MashedIn was launched as a social discovery platform that searches across multiple social networks. VendAsta raised $3 million in venture funding in the summer of 2008.


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