This is a guest post by Shirley Kelly. You can check out the guidelines to guest posting here.
Internet marketing can be a scary venture for individuals who are new to how Internet marketing actually works. People often overlook the importance of marketing their website due to their lack of knowledge. However, the best way to overcome the fear of venturing into unfamiliar territory is to get educated about the things you have very little knowledge about.
Let us assume you have just finished creating a spectacular website that has all the bells and whistles. You are confident that visitors to your website will find it very useful and the overall objective of the website design has been reached. Nevertheless, in spite of all that, you are still left with the dilemma of how to draw visitors to your site. When sound marketing techniques are not applied to a website it sits out in a part of hyperspace commonly known as the World Wide Web and gets lost amongst the thousands of new websites being launched every day. It does not matter what type of website one might have. Whether it was designed to sell products or whether it is the most basic personal blog, if a website falls short in the marketing department, it will not receive enough ...
“Your PayPal payment of $xxxx!”
“Re: Your $100 guarantee…”
Have you come across these sentences ever?
I am sure you have seen emails with these subjects in your inbox, if you had ever shared your name and email addresses on any of the self-proclaimed GURU’s websites promising a free download of some information.
What was your first reaction?
It is increasingly becoming a trend to use these kind of subject lines in marketing emails that are delivered to you inbox. Does it really work?
The first couple of times it might work. But in the second instance you will surely unsubscribe from the list unless you are too lazy to do it. What people using such subject lines forget is the fact that email marketing ...
In one of my earlier posts we discussed about the importance of creating a Fanpage on Facebook. Facebook is the hottest thing in the world of Internet Marketing right now. The GURUS are cashing in on this phenomenon by releasing courses and ebooks on how to create a successful marketing campaign on Facebook.
Creating a Fanpage on Facebook is not a difficult task. All that you need to do is browse over to this page at Facebook and follow the simple instructions there. In less than 5 minutes you can create a Fan page. But, does it guarantee you success? Will this be the best Fan page to build your business?
Of course, not.
Had it been the case, ...
Automattic – the creators of WordPress released their thirteenth major release code named as “Thelonious” and otherwise called as WordPress 3.0.
It is indeed worth the upgrade and the options of upgrading should already be available in your blog admin pages. So what is new in WordPress 3.0. Let’s take a quick look at it -New Default Theme (Twenty Ten): One of the most refreshing changes is that Kubrick is gone and there is a new default theme called as the Twenty Ten theme. This is to go with the new theme APIs. Twenty Ten is a more modern and flexible theme that takes advantage of a lot of the new features. A Newer and Lighter Admin Interface: WordPress 3.0 ...
Internet Marketing is about making a living online. It is about starting an online business without the huge investments involved like in a traditional business. Then why should you be spending a fortune to build an online business?
It is true that you can start an online business with as little as $10.00. There are lots of stuffs that are available free of cost on the internet that you can use to build your online business. But how will you find these free stuffs?
Let me ask myself a question. Did I have to spend money on building my Internet Marketing business?
The answer is “Yes”. I spent a lot of money online and kept buying products after products, falling into the traps ...
Do you hate Internet Marketing?
Are your still reading this post, right now?
In all likelihood, you are on the verge of quitting your Internet Marketing business and is on a last bit quest to see if there is anything that you can do to save your sinking IM business!!!
That’s right. The fact still remains even if you deny it today.
I too, hate the Internet Marketing business for obvious reasons of mine. Having said that I should say that I am not a failure in the IM business. I am making a living out of the internet. My wife who had to quit her job and take care of my new born daughter is also now on the verge of becoming an ...
Is your business on Facebook?
I am sure you would not want to go through precisely the same thing that you went through about an year and a half when Twitter exploded and you were caught unaware (I assume you were in business then )!!!
When Twitter suddenly became the talk of the town, a lot of people were caught unaware and they found themselves missing the train. By the time they could jump into the bandwagon, the possibility of their success had diminished on account of competition from the big sharks.
It is the same that is happening with Facebook. All of sudden you find there are videos and books all over the internet that tell you that you have ...
This is a guest post by Susan White. If you too wish to guest post at DKSpeaks, you can read the guidelines here.
It’s the most powerful tool in a marketer’s arsenal, but when wielded badly, it could turn out to be a boomerang that comes back to hit you in the face instead. Email marketing is one of the most widely used, and most misunderstood Internet marketing tool there is today. To be of any real use to a company, an email marketing campaign it has to be carried out effectively. It should be opened by the customer and perceived to be of value instead of being relegated to the Trash folder unseen, or worse, labeled ...
Today I completed 500 sales for Micro Niche Finder. I thought I would write a review about the product on one of my other blogs on reviews and was preparing for it when I received a mail from one of my customers.
I was so impressed with this mail that I shed my idea of writing the review. Instead I thought I would just circulate a copy of the mail.
If anyone has a doubt about the utility of this exceptionally good niche finder software, then I am sure that this mail would clear those doubts once and for all.
Before I display that email let me also tell you about an astonishing statistics on my sales for Micro Niche Finder. Over ...
This is a guest post by Melissa Tamura. If you too wish to guest post at DKSpeaks, you can read the guidelines here.
Building an email list for your marketing campaign, website, or business can become a very steep task. What you have to realize first is that you can’t build a successful email list over night. It takes planning and some crucial steps to create a list that converts readers to customers. It takes time to develop all your strategies to gain more traffic and opt ins so don’t think it will happen over night. The people online with websites that have hundreds of thousands of subscribers have been working at building their list for years.