We recently added “Facebook Connected” badges to uShip carrier profiles. The badge (and friend count) you see to your right appears for carriers that have connected their uShip accounts to Facebook. As part of our effort to make “verified” carriers stand out (via CarrierWatch, DOT, MC, etc.), the badge offers enhanced trust and credibility…Read more
Service providers now have the option to receive payment exclusively through uShip Payments. Previously, all bids from uShip Payments-eligible service providers gave the customer the option of paying either through uShip Payments or by paying only the booking deposit through uShip. Many service providers have asked for the ability to…Read more
Starting today, profiles for all of uShip’s Transportation Service Providers will now feature the Facebook “Like” button. We’re confident the Like button will become a useful tool for all uShip customers, allowing Facebook users to quickly and easily share their favorite TSP’s with friends. Each time someone “likes” a profile,…Read more
When working with customers online, you lose some of the familiarity of personal interaction. Although we haven’t managed to digitize looking a customer in the eyes, giving them a firm handshake and a warm smile, there are still ways to make a great first impression to customers on the Internet. Although some shippers may…Read more
In an effort to help our Service Providers give the best service possible, we compiled a list of our top 10 tips for setting up a great Service Provider profile on uShip.com. 1. Fill out your profile completely! The first tip toward setting up a great TSP profile is to fill it out completely….Read more
The entry period for the uShip Moviemaker Sweepstakes is coming to an end this week. The sweepstakes is open to all Service Providers that add a promotional video to their uShip profile by March 31. Uploading a video about you and your company is a great way to let potential…Read more
A complete profile is one of the best ways for uShip Service Providers to market their business and win more jobs, so uShip is excited to announce our new “Profile Completeness” feature, which helps Service Providers determine exactly what to add to their profile to attract more customers.
Effective Wednesday, February 14th, uShip is making an important change to the way match retraction information is displayed that will affect all Service Providers. On that date, we will begin displaying retractions and retraction comments in the feedback section of member profile pages. As is currently the case, retractions will…Read more