The relationship between our team and barbers and barbershops is something we don’t take for granted. We try as much as possible to maintain a healthy relationship to ensure business growth. At RateMyBarber, we hold these businesses to a high standard, so we expect these businesses to respect the community we’re trying to build. These rules apply to this category of people:
These rules are laid down to protect the community that comprises of your customers.
Barbers and barbershops are not permitted to solicit reviews by offering products, services, deals, and discounts. Of course, every business wants reviews on their products or services to help increase sales. RateMyBarber wants reviews on your services and products as well. But offering customers products or services can cause a huge problem for everyone including RateMyBarber as it will make us look unprofessional. We have had a series of cases in the past where barbers and barbershop try to run these kinds of promotions. But now a proven method has been established to checkmate these undesirable situations.
Any barber or barbershop involved in this type of promotion will be contacted and notified of the rules. If no change is effected, we will be forced to do the following:
At RateMyBarber, we do our best to maintain a healthy relationship with barbers and barbershops in the industry, and we appreciate it if you respect our community and what we’re trying to accomplish.