I just read this article about google shopping. And I was a big user of Froogle, but when Google came knocking and pleading me to switch to the paid model, I said NO. Now don’t get me wrong, a business needs to advertise. If your business can only survive on free traffic, then you don’t […]

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Jonathan Budd Futuristic Marketing New Program Launches on July 16, 2012 Who is Jonathan Budd? What is Futuristic Marketing? and why does this matter to retailers? Great questions… and let me tell you that if I would have known what I know now from other successful internet marketers, like Jonathan Budd, then my businesses would […]

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Copywriting has been an interest of mine over the past few years. The goal is to really understand formats for headlines, content outlines, and emotional triggers. I have study guides from the biggest names in copywriting, from Dan Kennedy, Joe Sugarman, Joe Vitale, to newer names like Ben Settle and Jonathan Budd. Recently, emails started […]

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A lesson in Complacency Welcome everyone to this blog. I hope you enjoy the posts that have collected over the years. I love having business discussions with my children and a recent conversation with my son inspired me to share this along with the recent Businessweek cover article. Before I share with you about the […]

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Happy 2012, If you are  like us, you are ready to grow your business this year, maybe double revenue and profits, or even triple revenue. The goal is to have a goal. Something to set your sights on. There are so many things to focus on related to revenue growth, but today I want to […]

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Newsletters can be a powerful weapon in any businesses’ marketing arsenal, whether large corporations or small business owners. Email newsletters help to create trust, build brand recognition, and position you as the expert. Here are a few tips to help you take your newsletters to the next level. Know Your Readers Although your newsletter should […]

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Marketing Online: How BestBuy Plans to Increase Internet Sales

BestBuy Internet Strategy

Here is an interesting story about how BestBuy plans to double online sales from 2 Billion to 4 Billion. The main strategy is adding more product offerings. I think BestBuy realizes that have retail physical floor space is basically unneccesary to increase sales. Costco has adopted this model, as well as Sears and Walmart. The […]

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Email Marketing 101: What Works, How to get your list to open

email marketing in Bozeman

Have you ever wondered what the best know methods are for email marketing? The email marketing experts have stated that while Wednesday may be the best day for sending email, Sunday may even be better. The reason is that there is less competition in the inbox. But even if you are able to catch their […]

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Retail Trends: Creating A Sense of Bargains and Deals

bargain retail stores seem to capture the interest of investors

The push for coupons, deal of the days, and everyday low prices seem to be here to stay. With commodity prices increasing and inflation in China, it seems that stores like retail stores will feel pressure to keep their margins. Successful retail operations will have a low cost infrastructure to manage this wholesale inflation. Just this weel, 99 Cents […]

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How to find the best Internet Marketer in Bozeman?

internet marketing experts in Bozeman should know how to blog

If you know more than five people in this small town, chances are you now know someone who declares themselves a social media internet marketing expert. How can you tell if that person really understands the secrets to great internet marketing? Just because your friend joined Facebook over the past two years does not make […]

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