Monthly Archives: April 2009

How to use Twitter

At the moment it seems that you can’t escape stories about Twitter.  With all the hype and celebrity endorsements, lots of people are asking “how do I use Twitter?”.

There are plenty of sites out there that will tell you how to use Twitter, but not so many to warn you of the pitfalls.  If you take a moment to learn from this list of DOs and DON’Ts then you’ll be Twittering away with the best of them. Continue reading

Customer Referral Programs Made Easy

Referral programs are a very good way gain recognition for your brand and increase your sales conversion rates. A referral program works in the following manner – you reward the people who send you new business. This, in turn, will encourage them to send you more customers. It is as straightforward as that. How are these programs successful? In a few words… Continue reading

You Can Make Money With Your Blog

It seems as though everyone is getting into the blog writing game. Blogs are fun to write. Some people simply like to write about their hobby. Others do it to bring attention to their business offerings. At some point you will most likely want to monetize your blog. Once you learn how to start a blog, start writing good content, and gain visitors, you will be able to make some money. Continue reading

Why Referral Is As Good As A Sale

When you have a business, perhaps the most important thing that you can hope for is a referral or customer endorsement. A customer testimonial is going to say that you’re the best– that you are the company to go to – and a referral is going to increase your sales like you wouldn’t believe. Therefore, you should be doing all that you can to make sure that you get an endorsement, because this is really what is going to help provide you with all of the options. With word of mouth, you’ll establish clients and customers who are willing to help spread the word about your company, and willing to become clients and customers themselves. Continue reading

Opt In Email List Makes You Money Quick

If you’ve ever wondered how some people make loads of money on the Internet while you struggle to make a few dollars, read on, I’ll show you how they do it. It’s not rocket science, but it will take a little effort on your part. You may think it’s from some hot new ebook or software program, but its not. No, the real secret to these people’s success is in the list they have built or by using someone elses list, better know as joing venture marketing. Continue reading

Affiliate Business Using Search Engine Optimisation – Information and Tips

It’s a matter of finding free resources to do that. You suddenly come across a couple of terms you have never heard of, affiliate marketing and search engine optimization (SEO). I’ve never heard of either of these things before.

Affiliate marketing is, simply put, a way to promote your business through another entity. You put a link to another website on yours. Every time someone clicks on that link, they go to that site. Link referrals are easy to track as the links contain a specific referral code. You get paid for sending links to another site. Continue reading

Do You Blog

What is blogging to you and can you really make money from home using blogging?  The answer is yes and you can indeed earn money now with the proper blogging technique.

There are so many never heard before terms around these days. This apply to the internet especially. Many older individuals and even some younger people have trouble keeping up with all the changes and nuances our high-tech world has to offer. If you had said you were going to check your email account on a cell phone 20 years ago, obviously everyone would have thought you were mad. However, this is a brave new world we all share and it’s loaded with gadgets and mediums. Take voicing your personal opinion as example. While people do this through radio and tv, they now do it via internet. So if you’ve ever asked yourself; what is blogging? It is a good way to vent your thoughts, emotions and opinions via the web. Do you have something to say? Continue reading

How Companies Promote Themselves

Business want and need to promote not only their products but also their names. Your products can be both of a good quality and be well marketed, but even then if people don’t trust your company they will be hesitant to buy from you. This is why companies like Nike or Telechart 2000 work so hard to protect their brands. Business like these can put millions of dollars towards making themselves notable by a small graphic or symbol. That symbol lets people know that what they are getting is a high quality product and that it can be trusted. It makes sense that companies don’t want other manufacturers interfering with their brands, or people may regard the symbol as less valuable. Continue reading

Word of Mouth Marketing – Tips & Ticks

Even in today’s technology driven world, word of mouth marketing is a very powerful way to get tons of new customers to your business. The concept behind word of mouth, or any other type of marketing campaign for that matter, is simple – you reward the person who brings you new business. Why is this kind of marketing so reliable? Let’s just take a look. Continue reading

Elements of a Successful Viral Marketing Campaigns

Viral marketing is one of the easiest and is by far one of the most effective ways to exponentially increase brand awareness and to increase product sales. The term viral refers to the nature of this marketing technique – the message is passed on from one person to another with minimal effort and whoever comes into contact with the message starts spreading it as well. So, just like a virus, the marketing message spreads quickly and reaches a huge number of people. Continue reading