entertainer turning marketer

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Hello, everyone.

My name is Sean Ward. I have been lurking the Warrior Forum for a about a month and thought that I would introduce myself and my project.

I'm trying to take everything that I am learning about internet marketing, and apply it to an entertainment product.

My website is at www.seanward.net. I have new content on Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays, and the showpiece of the site (new video) on Wednesdays.

I also started a website for my rap record, which is at www.paidtoparty.org. I put that up because I kept hearing about how the best way to start to build a list and establish a niche is to have something to give away.

If anyone wanted to take a look and offer their input on how I'm doing on an internet marketing level or any opportunities I haven't spotted, I would truly appreciate the feedback. I know that I'm good at generating the content, it's just the marketing thing I'm new at because I, like so many other creative people have done, falsely believed that the business end of a creative enterprise is something that someone else does for you.

So now you know about me! Thanks for reading!

-Sean D. Ward
#internet marketing #entertainer #marketer #turning
  • Profile picture of the author Sam Rodrigo
    Welcome Sean!

    You've done very well with Wordpress and your oto/mailing list building page.

    I took a very quick glance at the first wordpress site and noticed that your meta tags and categories are not all the SEO friendly. Anyway, it's tough to know who you're targetting your site to OR even if it's just for your friends. Well, I doubt that. So, I think you need to look into your audience, and adjust meta tags and category names to aide those visitors.

    Lastly, you've featured a lot of video and images -- always take care to add good, descriptive names for your images. Also with video, which have no added value for search engine traffic, I suggest that you do some writing to describe your reason for featuring the video.

    Great start!

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