Monthly Archives: August 2013

More Reviews, More Referrals. More Business.

published by on August 27, 2013For Business

MCR_movingvan_computer

Still wondering what a review is worth to your business?

If you value a warm move referral, then you have part of your answer.

MCR_movingvan_computerYou already know consumers trust online reviews to make decisions. Based on initial results of our new Referrals feature, reviews are a key early decision factor too.

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MCR Referrals Launch: Free New Business

published by on August 27, 2013For Business

Sample screenshot of a site user's "mover quote request cart."

It’s been two weeks since we launched the ability for consumers to request a quote from selected movers. So far we’ve delivered free referrals to over 70 movers! Our site visitors are clearly in the booking-mode, with the average consumer requesting a quote 12 days before their move.

Sample screenshot of a site user's "mover quote request cart."

Sample screenshot of a site user’s “mover quote request cart.”

We hope this means we’re helping to create some happy moves along the way and delivering a win-win-win for everybody.

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Tipping Etiquette for Move Day

published by on August 2, 2013Move Day Tips

Movers work hard - Show them your appreciation!

To tip or not to tip? On move day, that is the question.

And actually a pretty common one based on our completely anecdotal and not-at-all-scientific office poll. Based on our scouring of moving sites and other consumer forums, it seems like there’s much ado about this topic and tons of confusion. So we’ll do our best to break it down for you.

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