My business page on Facebook, is now verified. You can see the gray badge next to Artistic Happiness. This will help my small business appear higher in the search results. It took a few weeks, but, it was well worth it!
“Some Pages and profiles have been verified by Facebook to let people know that they’re authentic. If you see a blue badge on a Page or profile, it means that Facebook confirmed that this is the authentic Page or profile for this public figure, media company or brand. If you see a gray badge on a Page, it means that Facebook confirmed that this is an authentic Page for this business or organization.”