Your First $1000: Share Your Story

by adagio 71 replies
What do you think would be the most consistent way for a marketer with good basic skills,
to consistently make the first 1000 $ on a new project, as fast as possible.

Also would be great if you couod share your first 1000$ story
#main internet marketing discussion forum #share #story
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  • Profile picture of the author salegurus
    Sorry guy but just like this thread: http://www.warriorforum.com/main-int...-top-10-a.html
    seems like you are looking for the easy way out....

    You are not going to be handed the Top 10 best converting products or a simple easy way to quickly make $1K consistently. You need to do some of your own research so you can ask targeted questions...
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  • Profile picture of the author JosephC
    Originally Posted by adagio View Post

    as fast as possible.
    Stop thinking like this.

    Starting a business is hard and takes time. If you want an easy paycheck get a job.

    P.S. If someone had a quick and effortless method to make $1000 with only basic skills, you think they would share it with you? Heck no. They would use it for themselves until it was no longer lucrative and then sell it in the WSO section.
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  • Profile picture of the author joshdn10
    Hey Adagio.

    The best way to do this is to sell top tier products. If you sell $2000, $5000, $10 000 products, you literally need to sell one in a month and you've done it. Products that have high upsells in other words. Like an ascension model.

    It might sound ridiculous that people would buy products for that price online, yet they do, all day long!
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  • Profile picture of the author serekesh
    My first $$$ online was from fiverr and solo ads. My 1st paycheck for $1000+ was from native ads + paid traffic.

    Enjoy
  • Profile picture of the author dadvocate
    One word.. perseverance.
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    • Profile picture of the author ryanbiddulph
      This is it. This is one of those answers that seems to simple to grasp, but is the answer, the secret, the clue.

      Keep at it. You'll get it. Just keep at it for the right reasons and you will be good to go.

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    • Profile picture of the author yukon
      Originally Posted by huutai98 View Post

      I also want to earn 1000 first. But I will try and persevere !
      Originally Posted by ruthom View Post

      I'm still learning more to have good skills. It is important that we persevere in plus effort to reach the first $.
      Originally Posted by adagio View Post

      some scarcity mindset answers here,
      although many very inspiring stories shared.

      Just to clarify:
      we know that making money involves perseverance, hard (and smart) work, and skills.

      So the question was not about a get rich quick scheme, but rather about the 'starting from scratch' dilema.

      Let's say you aquired great skills, but circumstances dictate that you need to start with zero dollars.

      According to your answers, the methods seem to be either freelancing or affiliate marketing.

      makes sense.

      Since affiliate takes more time, advice to someone starting from zero would be freelancing, as the fastest way to get your first 1k.
      Anyone has a diferent opinion ?

      Once you get some seed cash then you could then use it with your skills for more options: direct response, marketing etc

      So let's follow up your inspiring answers with this question:
      what would be your top tips on getting:

      -your first freelancing clients with no previous work portfolio
      -your first afiiliate sales (with zero dollars, so no ads possibility)

      share your beginning struggle story !
      Originally Posted by dadvocate View Post

      One word.. perseverance.






      Perseverance is more common than one would think.

      Probably just a coincidence.
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  • Profile picture of the author dana67
    I tried a number of different things and found a niche I loved. Then I worked and kept at it.
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  • Profile picture of the author Spacevt
    The first time I made $1000 was after I put in many hours of work learning the business and developing a plan AND executing that plan. That wasn't as exciting as the first few hundred dollars I made was quite a surprise because I wasn't expecting it.

    I was running a review website and was just focusing on developing content so I was doing research on my topic and writing a blog post for a few hours and decided to take a break. So during my break I went to my commissions page in CJ and bam! There was $298 sitting there. I was shocked and I felt like I won the lottery. The feeling was better than any drug or personal experience I ever had and I chase it everyday.

    In my case, making a few hundred dollars was the critical moment because it was a signal that I was going in the right direction. By the time I was making $1000, I was already expecting it because I already broke the ice and was moving in that direction.
  • Profile picture of the author Bill Bowman
    In order to make a consistent $1000 you first need to develop a skill that people of willing to pay you for. For me, it was learning how to build a WP site and then how to rank it on the search engines. After I could do that on a consistent basis it was easy to sell that to clients.

    There are plenty of ways that a marketer can make $1000 but the question to ask yourself is what can you do for someone else that would make them part with their hard-earned money! And focus on one thing and don't keep chasing shiny objects. Once I did that I was able to make money in my consulting business which is what has kept me off of this forum. Now that I am back on this forum it can be a challenge not to buy products!
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    • Profile picture of the author adagio
      how did you get your first wordpress client,
      since you did not have a protfolio yet ?

      did you cold mail prospects or got a job at a freelancing platform ?
    • Profile picture of the author Urushie Flame
      Originally Posted by Bill Bowman View Post

      In order to make a consistent $1000 you first need to develop a skill that people of willing to pay you for. For me, it was learning how to build a WP site and then how to rank it on the search engines. After I could do that on a consistent basis it was easy to sell that to clients.

      There are plenty of ways that a marketer can make $1000 but the question to ask yourself is what can you do for someone else that would make them part with their hard-earned money! And focus on one thing and don't keep chasing shiny objects. Once I did that I was able to make money in my consulting business which is what has kept me off of this forum. Now that I am back on this forum it can be a challenge not to buy products!
      I can build a funnel. In your opinion, can I sell it to customers for that areas?
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      Can you teach to me to sell followers

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