How To Leverage Other People’s Time So You Can Grow

By now you’ll be aware of how much work is involved when it comes to making money online. There’s product creation, creating promotional material for your affiliates, ensuring your site is in working order, list-building, getting traffic, link building and so much more. And with all these important to-do tasks it can be hard at times to focus on getting just ONE simple task done. If you are feeling tired or even a little bit burnt out let me assure you that you’re not alone! There are many marketers out there at the moment that are feeling the same way including myself! Here’s the thing though, there are basically two ways to do business online. You can try to do everything yourself or you can outsource your activities and leverage the power of other people in...

Benefits of List Building

List building has become known as one of the most essential elements in search engine marketing. This article talks about the benefits that you can enjoy if you implement this in your website. Some of the benefits of list building include: Removes the need of making cold calls. Cold calls can be a salesperson’s nightmare, because all of his or her efforts can be put to waste if the people they’ve contacted are simply not interested in the product they’re offering. In contrast, those who have signed up for mailing lists are actually those who are interested in what you have to say. As such, you will be able to focus all of your attention on efforts on people who are more likely to bring sales your way. Increases customer awareness about your products and services....

The Best Plumbers Know This Science All Too Well!

My forays into plumbing have been pretty limited.  A bathroom rebuild, a kitchen refit and a few plumbed in appliances are about it!  What’ll be keeping our plumbers exercised this winter will be the consequences of  the good old frozen pipes.  As we all probably know, it’s not the freezing spell that gives the biggest headache, it’s the thaw that that unleashes all the water over your best furniture and carpets.  Where I live now, is a nicely insulated little semi that escaped any real problems last winter.  This coming winter though…  the weathermen seem to be predicting gloomy cold times. In a previous lifetime, I was a Science teacher at one of the local secondary schools.  I was a little infamous for bangs, smells and shocks!  One of...

SEO Chemistry; a Periodic Table of Search Engine Ranking Factors

SEO Chemistry; a Periodic Table of Search Engine Ranking Factors

Chemistry and SEO Ranking Factors? I bet chemistry isn’t the first thing that springs to mind when an Internet Marketing Expert starts discussing SEO!  However Search Engine Land, the guys at the forefront of ethical SEO research and knowledge, have just published a chart which they describe as the periodic table of Search Engine Ranking Factors. What is a Search Engine Ranking Factor? Search Engine Ranking Factors are those signals and attributes which the search engines seem to give weight to and which are found to affect the ranking of individual web page in the search engine results.  There is a growing body of experience and commercial results which say that SEO is an essential ingredient in anybody’s marketing mix.  What makes understanding of...

How to Use WordPress Plugins for Marketing

WordPress is arguably the most popular blogging platform today, thanks to its ease of use and its multi-functionality. In fact, the content management system is also a popular choice for online marketers as well, owing to its numerous WordPress marketing features, including the numerous WordPress plugins that have been devised specifically for online marketers. This article gives some information about the WordPress plugins that you can use to help you in your marketing efforts, as well as how to maximize the use of these plugins to increase the number of hits to your blog. What you may not know is that there are so many WordPress plugins that you, as an online marketer, can choose. There are those that can be installed in order to make your blog more easily...

AmazonS3 Plugin

AmazonS3 Plugin

“You’re About To Learn Just How Easy it is To Embed Amazon S3 Hosted Videos on Your WordPress Website…” This ‘Point & Click’ WP Plugin Makes it Super Fast and Easy to Get Your Videos to Show Up On Your Blog Pages & Posts!” Dear Online Business Owner, Have you been avoiding using video for marketing and product creation because of the lack of choices for hosting and embedding video? It’s no surprise if you have. Many small business owners mistakenly think there are only two options: YouTube, where everything is public and you’re limited to 15 minutes, or self-hosted, where you have total control and a hefty hosting bill to match. I’m happy to tell you, now there is a better way to use video on your WordPress site without worrying about privacy issues or...

Google Goes Social -Will We Like +1?

Google has jumped further into the Social Currency scene with the limited US launch of the +1 rating tool for its search engine.  Despite the limited release, it is possible for us interested folk in the UK to participate in this beta stage, by going to Google’s Experimental Labs where it is possible to join the experiment from one of your Google accounts and get early access to the new tool. It is very likely that this tool will be the precursor to Google going beyond its previous “social layers” in tools like Google Buzz, into a wholesale assault on Facebook’s turf.  Once the plus one tool is active, the Big G will be using that data to tweak its plans for the next big social network. This short video shows some of the details of the...