Frequently Asked Questions
- What is Rank & Style?
- How do you rank style?
- How can I sign up?
- What do I get when I sign up?
- Can brands pay to have their products featured on a Top Ten list?
- How does Rank & Style choose the product categories that are listed?
- I have a great Top Ten list idea. How do I submit a list request?
- How does Rank & Style make money?
- How can I purchase items on Rank & Style’s Top Ten lists?
- How can I change my account settings?
- What does Rank & Style do with my personal information they collect?
- How do I unsubscribe/cancel my account?
- Am I able to advertise on Rank & Style?
- What are ‘Shop The Tops’?
- What are ‘Talking Top Tens’?
What is Rank & Style?
Rank & Style is a web and mobile platform that revolutionizes – and simplifies – the online shopping process via unbiased, scientifically cultivated “Top Ten” lists of the best fashion, beauty and lifestyle products. For more information, click here.
How do you rank style?
Rank & Style Top Ten lists are created utilizing an algorithm that methodically researches, aggregates and indexes data (such as user reviews, best-seller lists, editorial recommendations and expert product reviews) from your favorite and the most popular department stores, boutiques, fashion blogs and style magazines. Click here to learn more about our algorithm.
How can I sign up?
What do I get when I sign up?
Creating an account on Rank & Style will allow you to view all of our lists, add products to your “Favorites” and eventually receive more personalized content. You will also receive Rank & Style’s email newsletters if you choose to opt-in.
Can brands pay to have their products featured on a Top Ten list?
Our top ten lists are based on objective information. They do not include our own editorial bias nor are they the result of payments or partnerships. Brands and retailers can partner with us on sponsored content on our Website, as described in more detail here. This content is created using our algorithm and based on objective information. All sponsored content on our Website is clearly marked as such. As transparency is our number one priority, any paid partnerships will be made clear through graphics and accompanying text. For more details on our partnership opportunities click here.
How does Rank & Style choose the product categories that are listed?
We select product categories that are relevant and seasonal and reflect current trends. We also welcome (and encourage) list requests from our users. Click here to submit a list request.
I have a great Top Ten list idea. How do I submit a list request?
Click here to submit a list request.
How does Rank & Style make money?
In order to provide you with free content, Rank & Style earns money on some of the products that we feature on our Website through affiliate relationships with third party online retailers, advertising and sponsorships. All sponsored content on our Website is clearly marked as such.
How do affiliate relationships work? Rank & Style is a participant in affiliate advertising programs. Such affiliate advertising programs are designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by linking to other sites. These relationships enable our users to purchase merchandise featured on our Website through third party retailer sites. This in no way affects our opinions of the products that are featured on our Website. Purchases made through these links may (but does not always) result in a portion of your total purchase being paid to Rank & Style as a commission. These funds are used to support our business. Rank & Style only receives a commission if you shop through one of the links on RankandStyle.com.
Third Party Advertising and Sponsorships: We utilize a third-party advertising network to serve banner ads on our site. The specific brands being promoted in these ads are strictly under the control of the third-party advertising network. We also work with brands and retailers to deliver “sponsored” content on the Website, and all such content is clearly marked as such. Occasionally, you’ll get an email marked “Dedicated Email” in the subject line. This content may be but is not always a result of our data-driven approach. In some instances, it is content paid for by our sponsors.
How can I purchase items on Rank & Style’s Top Ten lists?
It’s easy, just click on the "buy" links located under the product descriptions for each item in a Top Ten list and you will be directed to the retailer sites where you can make a purchase. Note: Rank & Style is a participant in affiliate advertising programs, including the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. Such affiliate advertising programs are designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by linking to other sites, such as amazon.com.
Your online shopping can support Rank & Style. Many of the links provided on our Website are specially coded to designate you as a supporter of our business. Making a purchase via the buy links on our Website is the only way to ensure that your purchase goes toward supporting Rank & Style.
How can I change my account settings?
'My Account' is where we keep your account information. Click here to make changes to your account settings.
What does Rank & Style do with my personal information they collect?
How do I unsubscribe/cancel my account?
Am I able to advertise on Rank & Style?
Contact us to discuss your advertising needs and we will happily get back to you to answer your specific questions.
What are ‘Shop The Tops’?
‘Shop The Tops’, is a curated shoppable gallery where we feature products from recent top ten lists according to themes, such as seasonal, makeup look, skin concern, or fashion trend.
We also work with retailers and brands to sponsor dedicated shoppable galleries featuring new, trending and buzzing products from their recent collections. All sponsored content on our Website is clearly marked as such. For more information, please click here or email email@example.com.
What are ‘Talking Top Tens’?
‘Talking Top Tens’ is a feature in which we profile inspiring, influential and interesting women and ask them to share their ten life essentials, including their favorite beauty products, restaurants, books and beyond. We promote the interviews across all of our social channels and in our email newsletter.
We also offer a dedicated option on a sponsorship basis to brands and retailers we believe our audience can relate to and connect with. Brand and retail partners can feature an inspiring/influential member of their team and/or a brand ambassador. For more information, please click here or email firstname.lastname@example.org.