At SleepFoundation.org, we aim to be as transparent as possible about our testing processes and how we make the decisions around product recommendations. In order to maintain the site and continue to produce accurate, informative content, we maintain affiliate partnerships with most companies in the sleep product industry as well as larger e-commerce portals like Amazon.com and Walmart.com.
We want to make it crystal clear to our readership that our recommendations are based only on our informed research and product testing. And in this spirit of transparency, we want to make the following disclosures about our relationships and commission agreements:
Along with the information above, we’ve taken extra steps to ensure that our editorial process isn’t impacted by our partnerships including the following:
The Sleep Foundation editorial team is dedicated to providing content that meets the highest standards for accuracy and objectivity. Our editors and medical experts rigorously evaluate every article and guide to ensure the information is factual, up-to-date, and free of bias.
The Sleep Foundation fact-checking guidelines are as follows:
At Sleep Foundation, we personally test every product featured in our reviews and guides. This hands-on approach allows us to provide accurate, data-driven recommendations for mattresses, pillows, sheets, and other sleep essentials.
Guidelines for our testing methodology are as follows: