Offline Marketing

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    Outsourcing your ENTIRE offline business?

    HazeBlazer in Offline Marketing

    Lately, I've been fantasizing the idea of running an entire business that makes websites, SEO, etc... to businesses, with everything outsourced from hiring telemarketers to web designers and such. If ... [read more]

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    Any ideas or advice for someone who wants to approach a corporation that sells franchises?

    biggoogle in Offline Marketing

    Hi everyone, I discovered something that looks quite promising. There are about 12 franchisees (across North America) who are selling a very high-ticket service. They are doing billboard advertising and ... [read more]

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    Successfully Selling Leads/Calls to Local Businesses?

    For those of you that are selling leads (forwarding calls and/or leasing out websites/pages) to local businesses, what kind of keywords are you targeting? Are you competing against google places, ... [read more]

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    How to get organised with offline marketing?

    max2daz in Offline Marketing

    Hey guys, I'm just wondering what kind of software you guys use to organise all the phone numbers you call, those who are interested and those to throw out? I ... [read more]

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    How to upsell my client a $900 product?

    Schwabe in Offline Marketing

    My client has been paying me quite nicely for some brand design & hands-on marketing consulting. It's been great, I've never had a group so energized about implementing my ideas. ... [read more]

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    Impressed With a Direct Mailing I Saw Last Night

    mmsearch in Offline Marketing

    So here is the story: I have a commercial cleaning business in the town i live in. I am trying to get into the offline marketing arena developing mobile websites ... [read more]

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    Chiropractor Pay Per Call?

    rolltide in Offline Marketing

    I am thinking about proposing a pay per call for a chiropractor. The 2 main keywords receive 720 and 320 local monthly searches on Google. How would you price it?

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    Trying to rebrand and Google Places is driving me crazy

    mpagri in Offline Marketing

    Hey, I have been lurking on here for a few months and this is my first actual post. We recently rebranded a business with a new name/logo/website. The entire transition ... [read more]

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    A couple of sources for offline clients

    I'm always trying to think of ways that friends of mine can help me out with my business and vice versa so I thought I'd share a couple of sources ... [read more]

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    what is the best sales & leads software

    hi guys what is the best sales and leads software for managing alot of clients. keeping track of them and also the leads thanks eddie

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    Troubles with Facebook business page

    lex666 in Offline Marketing

    I have a business page on facebook and people have liked me but I can't like them back. On their pages they have no like button. I have tried clicking ... [read more]

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    How To Review Your Designs With Clients?

    payoman in Offline Marketing

    What is the most effective method for reviewing web design work with clients? In person? Over the phone? Some kind of desktop sharing software? Printing out your webpage and making ... [read more]

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    Food for thought - hiring vs DIY

    iInvent in Offline Marketing

    After reading & responding to a few posts, I might stick to my original plan to hire a student to design the web pages. Here's my plan. My business plan ... [read more]

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    Website service for local businesses

    Ryan C in Offline Marketing

    I've recently just started a premium website service for local businesses, and I've tried 2 models of pricing so far. I've just started, so no sales so far but I ... [read more]

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    INFOGRAPHIC: The Why, Where, and How of Small Business in the Digital Age

    INFOGRAPHIC: The Why, Where, and How of Small Business in the Digital Age I thought these statistics might come in handy to some folks...

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    What do I do with these reviews?

    So My client has collected hand written reviews of their business. How can I post them on google places or other review site so they don't penalise me from submitting ... [read more]

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    Generating FB & Twitter followers for offline clients?

    Rambo007 in Offline Marketing

    Anyone had any luck in offering clients xxx amount of facebook likes on their page? or xx amount of new twitter followers? This looks like something that can easily be ... [read more]

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    This One Question Just Made Me $7522.00

    I was on the phone with a potential SEO client today. The situation was that he is working with a company already, but they haven't been getting any good results ... [read more]

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    Prospecting advice please

    Tracy411 in Offline Marketing

    Hi Guys, I wanted to know what some effective ways are of finding prospects that do not have a website? Any tips and advice appreciated. Tracy

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    google places not working

    Hey guys. I've been trying to add a business into google places / maps I tried every possible link on google and it does not load. any thoughts on how ... [read more]

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    Can't Remember Name Of WSO

    Trig7 in Offline Marketing

    Hey warriors, I need a little help remembering the name of a certain WSO. It's one that has a list of something like 6k offline niches to target. Not sure ... [read more]

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    A not so fun client to work with... Need advice

    wilder1047 in Offline Marketing

    So, I got a client under semi odd terms, the person wanted to be a rep, was/is working for a kitchen company, referred them and then did nothing else (but ... [read more]

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    My Cold Call Script : Got Me a Sale In Less Than 40 Calls

    payoman in Offline Marketing

    I have been reading quite a few threads around here that have startled me. Now, I don't know if I caught a lucky break or not, but I recently made ... [read more]

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    Website design, hosting and maintenance contract or agreement sample

    Hello, Does anyone feel up to sharing a copy of the agreement they get clients to sign for design, hosting and maintenance services? I have reviewed the samples on Docstoc ... [read more]

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    How much to charge for paid traffic management

    I've been doing some Facebook PPC as well as some PPV and CPV marketing successfully and now I've had two people approach me about being their "traffic guy." They have ... [read more]

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    Offline Marketer Seeks Business Partner

    Hi there, Just a quick note to let people know I made a posting last night in the "Joint Venture" as I'm looking for a Business Partner in Offline Marketing. ... [read more]

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    Potential New Lawyer/Attorney Client- Advice?

    I had a top ranking site for a suburb or a big city. it has blank banners up and was built on the rent a site model, i just hand't ... [read more]

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    Looking For Territory Reps For Coop Mailer-Leads Provided!

    BUFFALOBT in Offline Marketing

    The Neighborhood Saver is our version of Bob Ross' huge postcard coop mailer found here: We have developed a "ZERO to $1,400 in 30 Days" turnkey marketing program that ... [read more]

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    rhinocl in Offline Marketing

    I thought I'd go call on some ma & pop size businesses- ones that can afford at least $200 a month for seo. I was recently talking to a potential ... [read more]

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    4 Unique Out Of The Box Techniques To Find New Offline Clients

    Hey guys, it's my first day as a member of the forum and I am trying to pay everyone back for all of the knowledge I have gotten here while ... [read more]

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    consolidating phone numbers to one cell phone

    Can anyone suggest the best way to go? I want to have like 4 numbers forwarded to my main number on my iphone, but then again I would love to ... [read more]

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    Appointment setting in another city?

    StevieJK in Offline Marketing

    Hi everyone, This may be a relly dumb question with an obvious answer - but, if we are cold-calling on the phone with the intention of just getting an appointment ... [read more]

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    Big SEO appointment in the morning. Google Places advice needed?

    rolltide in Offline Marketing

    I have an appointment in the morning at Applebee's with a large roofing company in town. I know they advertise in the paper plus Google Adwords. They want to talk ... [read more]

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    Get paid to meet potential clients.

    We get inbound calls from the marketing we do and many of them ask for prices on SEO. Thing is that you realise quick that most people are "shopping around" ... [read more]

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    Calling all experts --

    dwalter in Offline Marketing

    Hey Everyone -- My name is Dave Walter, and I've been reaching out to a number of Expert warriors to see if they'd like to participate in a quick interview ... [read more]

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    Google Place How to tell business is already listed?

    Lately, i have been having a lot of success closing deals with local businesses. However, the one problem i encountered frequently is that many businesses I target often tell me ... [read more]

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    Ive been super excited about the threads on cold calling small businesses ad for the past three weeks, all I have done is read, read, read! Today I'm taking action. ... [read more]

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    Paid Google Places Placement - Will it Hurt Us?

    I've noticed that Googe Places have begun appearaing in the paid results. Anyone know what Google chrges for this, or is it based on the busuiness type/keyword. If businesses can ... [read more]

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    Why is social media important?

    When it comes to dealing with your offline clients and they don't see the value in having a facebook page or twitter account, what do you say? This is for ... [read more]

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    Cold Calling is failing me.

    jRad in Offline Marketing

    I've called about 10 companies in the last half hour, all of them local businesses that don't have websites and have ads in the paper. Obviously, they're looking for clients. ... [read more]

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    Choosing the right theme for your client?

    Ive noticed myself scrolling through 100000's of themes...and not being able to choose the right theme for my client. How do you guys choose the right theme...any go to WP ... [read more]

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    Local Marktg Summit - Split the Difference

    Brian, Mario, and Costas will have a Local Marketing Summit in Ft. Lauderdale on Friday April 13 - Sunday April 15. You get two tickets to the event. Who would ... [read more]

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    Consultant vs Salesman - A Real Gem

    Hello Warriors, I have been in offline sales for over 10 years and have found what to be a valuable gem. In this age of social marketing the business world ... [read more]

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    Offline Seo plan?

    Mattv in Offline Marketing

    Hello Warriors! I'm considering offering seo services to local companies in a city of 200k. Here's my basic plan: Money site <------ 30 niche related sites (strictly for backlink) <------ ... [read more]

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    Using Business cards' emails with aweber?

    grey38 in Offline Marketing

    Is it legal? Went to my local grocery store. They have a open wall for people to use for business cards/flyers, etc. Can I use those emails with aweber?

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    Internet Marketing Guru Stunned By Shock-And-Awe Package In His Home Mailbox

    ewenmack in Offline Marketing

    Continuing to show examples, so you can see with your own eye's, what's working, this one is a video demonstration. Once you've watched the video, then you'll see that to ... [read more]

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    How Much Would you Charge to Optimize 500 URLs E-Commerce Site?

    Hi there, I'm dealing with a person's e-commerce store at the moment and all of their urls (around 500) are not optimized. So I'm pitching to them at the moment ... [read more]

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    Cold Call Rejections

    anthmyers in Offline Marketing

    I made it a personal goal to call 5 doctors/dentists per day to start a little side business for web design for medical professionals. I called 5 today with not ... [read more]

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    Afraid of cold calling? Try this

    ronr in Offline Marketing

    So many people are afraid of the telephone, especially cold calling. But remember all cold calling isn't equal. For example here is the easy kind. As an experiement I called ... [read more]

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    How to avoid "meeting" with potential clients?

    D37 in Offline Marketing

    I'm wondering how I can avoid meeting up with potential clients all the time. Meeting up with them takes a lot of time and I always find that nothing productive ... [read more]

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    Cold calling anxiety

    beeswarn in Offline Marketing

    I have been cold calling B2B for years, yet even I suffer from performance anxiety now and then. Just this morning I've done every stupid thing I can think of ... [read more]

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    Getting high paying Clients for Stonework?

    grey38 in Offline Marketing

    I was told to bring this thread here My dad has a stonework company. Does fireplaces, walkways, stone siding for homes, etc. His clients can pay anywhere from 1k-300k. He ... [read more]

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    Google Places Forum Closing - Moving + Big Places Update

    Google Places Support Forum just moved - new name, new location, new features... WARNING: The old Google Places forum is closing Thurs and will be TOTALLY deleted. NO ARCHIVE WILL ... [read more]

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    How much would you charge for this?

    g76 in Offline Marketing

    Hello Everyone. I am a newbie trying to break into local website design for small/medium sized businesses. I wanted to collect some opinions and advice on pricing for something like ... [read more]

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    A couple of offline marketing ideas from Mark Cuban

    Mark Cuban drops a few little nuggets on making some quick money. One is selling team colors shoelaces at local sporting events... the other is, well, read here to learn ... [read more]

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    nothing here move along

    ronr in Offline Marketing

    nothing here move along