Angie’s list is an online reference listing for consumers looking for service companies to perform high quality work in the local area. There are over 40,000 reports each month of company services, describing the level of work, the quality, prices and response time. The network is built on the same premise of asking a friend for a referral and who can disagree with word of mouth recommendations, with actual feedback from consumers like you and I looking for the best services with the most affordable prices.
The company is listed under the category of “Consumers Cooperative Organizations Business & Trade Organizations.
Contractors, Services and Providers
It started in Columbus, Ohio in 1995 and today its network reaches across the entire USA. Today, over 1 million consumers head to Angie’s list before engaging services from roofers, plumbers and just about every repair necessary to keep your home in tip top shape.
- Angie's operation takes the time to ensure the quality posted gets delivered.
- If customers don’t get what they expect, Angie will chime in and help resolve the situation.
In doing a random search for online reviews, there were several concerns with the level of service delivered from the Angie's list site.
Pissed Consumer Reviews
May 23, 2012 - was under the impression that Angies list would help me find reliable and affordable contractors. So far I have experienced rude and I can't be so bothered since you don'...
May 20, 2012 - Angies list does not help at all, reviews are horribel, and the companies she reccomend such as plumbing, roofing, painting, etc... are TERRIBLE, do not use angies list... it sucks...
May 17, 2012 Even here they list that there is only one price for full access to their listings. But, they lie. After paying the $50+ for a year membership, and then try to find a dentist, th...
Jun 05 '12- I am a Plumbing Contractor and I do not know how Angies List Gets away with advertising that "no contractor can pay to be on Angies List". I know for a fact that the More you pay the More Often you are on the Top of the List. The List rotates ...
Jan 19 '12 - I have been an Angie's List member for several years now...don't ask me why...probably because they snagged my credit card information and keep billing me annually for membership renewals, without asking if I want to continue to be a ...
The BBB has rated Angie’slist.com with A+. The site was listed with the BBB on May 21, 2008, started doing business in 1995, and incorporated in Indiana as a LLC in 2010. Angie Hicks is listed as the Founder, Cherly Reed as Communications Director and Mr. Evan Hock as Manager for the company’s help desk.
Over the past three years there have been 118 complaints with 61 of the complaints being closed during the last 12 months. The types of complaints:
Alexa lists over 3000 sites with better traffic ranking over the past 90 days compared to Angie’s list. Visitors spend approximately 5 minutes per visit. The site attracts higher income visitors, educated women over the age of 35.
- SEOs refer about 15% of the visits to Angieslist.com, with less than half of the site visits consisting of a single page view.
- The page is ranked 6/10
Angie's list.com has their own blog page and participate in three other social media avenues. The YouTube is the most popular media site for the business with over 1 million views of the posted videos. FaceBook comes in second with ove 40,000 likes.
- Facebook lists - 43,019 likes and 2,754 talking about this page
- Angie’s Twitter page is listing - 4,638 Tweets, 1,749 Following and 7,837 Followers
- YouTube - 527 subscribers and 1,659,649 video views
Google hasn’t found any suspicious activity to the 212 pages, which were tested over the past 90 days for Angie's List.com. The last time Google tested Angie's list site was on July 13, 2012.
- The site is hosted by 33 networks and there have been no intermediary actions or distribution of malware.
- The site maintains data security and the data is stored by Angie’s Administrative Service Providers.
- Norton Safe Web rates the site ok and safe and free of computer or identity threats.
Angie’s list offers a monthly payment plan to consumers and the ability to review the list of service referrals. There are five plan options and three service categories to choose from with each plan offering discounts, renewal conditions and long time benefits for multiple year registrations. Not all competitors charges for services, others charge contractors and do not require paid membership for access to service lists.
The basic service are more affordable for infrequent users:
- Monthly membership with costs ranging from $4.40 to $14.40
- 1 Year membership for $39.00 and 26% discount
- 2 Years membership for $70.00 and 34% discount
- 3 Year membership for $99.00 and 38% discount
- 4 Year membership for $125.00 and 31% discount
Services for Home, Auto and Pets
- Monthly membership with costs ranging from $3.75 to $13.75
- 1 year membership for $35.00 and 22% discount
- 2 years membership for $63.00 and 30% discount
- 3 years membership for $89.00 and 34% discount
- 4 years membership for $112.00 and 38% discount
Health & Wellness - Physicians, Dentists, and Hospitals
- Monthly membership with costs ranging from $1.75 to $11.75
- 1 year membership for $13.75 and 35% discount
- 2 years membership for $24.50 and 42% discount
- 3 years membership for $34.75 and 45% discount
- 4 years membership for $44.25 and 47% discount
Terms and Conditions:
Monthly memberships are automatically renewed monthly with a one time account activation fee to join. The activation fee will be charged again in the account lapse for more than 30 days. Members can cancel at anytime, without refunds for early or mid-month cancellations.
Annual memberships are also subjected to the one time activation fee. Lapses over 180 day will be charged a second activation fee. This membership does offer a 110% money back guarantee.
- Affiliates can earn up to $6.30 for each $64.00 sale.
There are no shipping costs involved with the services being offered through Angie’s list site. Enrolled members have access to membership information and online consumers have access to information pertaining to the review and information about the listed services. Membership costs do vary particularly for new areas still under development, as changes are posted, members in the area are given the option to renew at the regular prices.
Angie’s list accepts are major credit cards; Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. They do require the credit card validation code from the backside of the card to ensure anti-fraud and to confirm that you are in possession of the physical card during your enrollment processing. The information is not maintained on site or available for access for any reason.
Refunds are not available for cancellations prior to the month end. Members need to contact Angie’s list and cancel the automated membership renewal prior to the next billing cycle. The annual memberships fees can be cancelled at any time, the portion used is not refundable and the sites does offer the annual membership a 110% money back guarantee; there are terms and conditions to the refund.
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