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Online Retail

Online Retailing: The Smart Way to do Paid Search for Sales

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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 Budds’ Futuristic Marketing Program: Why Online Retailers Should Care?

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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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Headline Copywriting: Interesting Concepts to Consider

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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What are the Best Email Subject Lines?

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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How to Create an Effective Business Newsletter – 5 Tips

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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

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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

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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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How To Increase Conversion Rate: The Power of Social Proof

Social proof can be very influential to attracting new customers

I went to Discovery Basin ski resort in Georgetown Lake, Montana and an article about a bed and breakfast in a nearby town, Philipsburg, was framed on the wall. It was an interesting story for the business, but what I found most interesting was the owner’s act of placing his own bikes in front of […]

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Following-up the Right Way

marketing experts will tell you that fortune is in the follow up. Make sure to have a plan.

Chances are, there is little doubt in your mind about the importance of follow-up in your marketing…however, as I have mentioned before, this is an area where businesses drop the ball. It is not hard to do and here are some tips to help point you in the right direction.  Here are a few things […]

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How To Create A Killer Ad Copy Really Fast

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Here’s a chance for you to learn (for free) an awesome shortcut (used by the best marketers in the game) to get inside the mind of the most perfect, ready-to-buy prospect you’ll ever find. Knowing this short-cut makes it ridiculously easy to create a super-effective sales message for your ads, videos, websites, emails, or anything […]

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