is the Safe Shopping Network?
is a directory is where over six million people
each month come to find the best and safest web sites. People
are simply tired of searching the web only to find thousands
and often absurd web sites. Within our directory, users find
that every site is scored for safety, performance and usability
so they can find the best sites fast.
How does my company benefit from listing?
Your company can benefit greatly from being listed in our categories. The traffic
you receive is 8x more effective than any other search engine or directory.
We raise consumer confidence with our scores so you can expect a greater click
to purchase ratio and the most effective advertising on the web. We don't just
deliver clicks, we deliver sales.
How do I get listed?
Placing your site is the SSN directory is easy.
Just click here to
review your options..
How long has SSN been in business?
We officially formed in February 2000. The site launched
September 14, 2000. Our consumer protection technologies
have been developed for over the past 3 years in Thailand
by a team of programmers specializing in statistics. Partnerships
with high end testing technology companies are also used.
What is the industry-standard click-to-purchase ratio
on the Internet? .07%
is SSN's average click-to-purchase ratio? 5.2%
does SSN get its traffic? Many various places, banner
and tower ad campaigns, search engine listings and opt-in
email lists. Our traffic is highly targeted and is designed
to bring traffic directly into each category independently.
We do everything possible to get the highest quality
traffic and pass it on to you with a twist of consumer
How will my site be ranked in the directory? All
listings are ranked by alphabetical order set by default.
The user is able to rank the category listings by either
Safety, Performance, or Usability scores
How much traffic does SSN get per month? Over 6
million visitors per month.
When will my website go up after I pay? Usually
within 3-5 business days after we receive your listing and
What does the usability test look for? - The quality
of the homepage, content/product pages, customer service,
and the order processing.
What does the Performance test look for? Download
time, link validity, & Html validity.
What does the Safety test look for? Shopping cart
function, delivery provider, overall security and over
What if I need to make changes to my site once it's has already been added to
SSN? You can call or send an email to your account representative.
Can I buy banner advertising from SSN? No, we don't display any type
of banner ads at SSN. We find it to slightly decrease the quality of traffic
we send to our merchants..
Can I give you (SSN) a tracking link for my listings? Yes
How do I track the traffic from SSN:
You may track it any way you choose by providing us
with a link. Within the next few months we will launch
a member area where you can also see our tracking statistics.
How do you know you are still going to be in business in a year from now? We
are already a profitable company that has been in business for over three years
and whose founders have already built other very successful Internet ventures
so absolutely yes..
Where is SSN located? Our headquarters are located in Tarzana, CA.
Ask more questions here.