How to increase your article click through rate by 10x or more

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Hey Warriors,

I just sent out a free video to my list and it has received great feedback, so I thought I would share it here with all of you.

It is all content and motivation. No pitch and does not even mention my site or any other. I hope you enjoy...




Thanks,

Shannon
#10x #article #article marketing #click #increase #rate
  • Profile picture of the author nursewriter
    Shannon,

    A well timed message as I have been feeling rather worthless today.

    I know I can do it, but sometimes that hill seems like a mountain.

    By the way, that song is awesome!!! One of my favorites!


    Lucinda
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  • Profile picture of the author zeppb
    Nice video. That's a very useful tip. Thanks for the motivation.
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    • Profile picture of the author tiger325
      usually dont like videos but that was great advice for article marketers
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      • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
        Thanks everyone.

        I appreciate the replies. I actually really like watching videos and enjoy doing them.

        If you apply what I talked about in the video you will see increased click troughs.

        Shannon
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  • Profile picture of the author Ben_Curtis
    Shannon,
    1. The song is great. Love it.
    2. The idea for increasing click thrus is a super tip, and one I have not heard anywhere else. I am going to change out my resource box to comply asap.
    Kudos!
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  • Profile picture of the author Michael Dominic
    Very inspirational post! I've been doing it like this for a long time, and it does work, I know for a fact, because I do it. So everyone that's not doing, do it. Oh, and don't forget to watch Shannon's video.
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  • Profile picture of the author natedamm
    Awesome video thank you for posting this. Great tip also for getting a better CTR!
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  • Profile picture of the author Bruce NewMedia
    Excellent tip ---100% correct. I see articles all the time with boring resource boxes. It can really kill CTR. Thanks!
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    • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
      I look like I am on drugs in that thumbnail before you click the play button. I am a little embarrassed

      Shannon

      P.S I am not on drugs
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      • Profile picture of the author Li Weng
        Originally Posted by Shannon Herod View Post

        I look like I am on drugs in that thumbnail before you click the play button. I am a little embarrassed

        Shannon

        P.S I am not on drugs

        right.. you're just sleepy.
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      • Profile picture of the author Greg Cooksley
        Originally Posted by Shannon Herod View Post

        I look like I am on drugs in that thumbnail before you click the play button. I am a little embarrassed

        Shannon

        P.S I am not on drugs
        Hey Shannon,

        .....and you don't live with your Mom.....lol

        Great video....great tip....

        Thanks

        Greg
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        • Profile picture of the author Nightengale
          Yes, Casting Crowns is a Christian group. (Though I wouldn't call them soft gospel. More like Contemporary Christian.)

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        • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
          Originally Posted by Greg Cooksley View Post

          Hey Shannon,

          .....and you don't live with your Mom.....lol

          Great video....great tip....

          Thanks

          Greg


          I just wanted to make that clear. I was like... oh no that just sounded like I live with my mom or something.

          Shannon
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        • Profile picture of the author Kamran
          Thanks dude, you made my day
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  • Profile picture of the author Shrinivas
    Hi,

    This advice is 100% true. One of my articles got approved yesterday at EZA.com in which I have used this technique. So far I have got 19 views and 9 URL click that's almost 50% CTR.

    This works...
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  • Profile picture of the author Chris Hunter
    Shannon!!

    Dude, you're playing Casting Crowns on your PC! "Voice of Truth"!

    Awesome!

    I'm going to go see them on their Christmas tour on Dec. 1st. It's gonna be awesome! It'll be my second time to see them live. Last time was when they were with SCC.
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  • Profile picture of the author DownloadDan
    Thanks, Shannon. I needed that.
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  • Profile picture of the author stinman
    Shannon,

    Great tip and it makes a lot of sense. It always seems the best tips are the free ones.

    Thanks again.
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  • Profile picture of the author Mary Gallivan
    Hi Shannon

    I like that tip! I'm always trying various methods of improving my resource box.

    Anothetr way I'm thinking of doing one of my articles is to use a 10 tip article. I already have a few, in addition to 5 tips, 7 tips, 3 steps etc. In the next one though I'm thinking of making my 10th tip as the resource box and then provide only a couple of words and write 'read the rest of it ... (link)'.

    Mary
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    • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
      Originally Posted by Mary Gallivan View Post

      Hi Shannon

      I like that tip! I'm always trying various methods of improving my resource box.

      Anothetr way I'm thinking of doing one of my articles is to use a 10 tip article. I already have a few, in addition to 5 tips, 7 tips, 3 steps etc. In the next one though I'm thinking of making my 10th tip as the resource box and then provide only a couple of words and write 'read the rest of it ... (link)'.

      Mary

      Hey Mary,

      I bet that will work extremely well. Let us know your results.


      Shannon!!

      Dude, you're playing Casting Crowns on your PC! "Voice of Truth"!

      Awesome!

      I'm going to go see them on their Christmas tour on Dec. 1st. It's gonna be awesome! It'll be my second time to see them live. Last time was when they were with SCC.
      Yes it is. They are my favorite band. I play that song every night and thank God for all of my blessings.

      Shannon
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      • Profile picture of the author MalachaiGoodman
        Thanks for the tip! I'm just getting started in AM. I have several articles written, but I haven't submitted any of them yet. All of the resource boxes are written EXACTLY the way you described as the wrong way!

        I'm going back and changing all of them before I submit!
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        • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
          Originally Posted by MalachaiGoodman View Post

          Thanks for the tip! I'm just getting started in AM. I have several articles written, but I haven't submitted any of them yet. All of the resource boxes are written EXACTLY the way you described as the wrong way!

          I'm going back and changing all of them before I submit!
          I am glad I got to you in time


          Shannon
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    • Profile picture of the author dwshoup
      I can't wait to hear how that works out for you
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      • Profile picture of the author fxmmorale
        Thanks for the encouragement,

        Great tip, it works like gangbusters I've been doing this for a few months now.

        Something else that might help in connection with your advice might be to keep the articles to about 250-350 words in length so that the reader doesn't fall victim to ADD before they get to the resource box





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        • Profile picture of the author Michelle Adams
          Thanks Shannon! I did exactly what I shouldn't do in my very first resource boxes. I quickly learned about the idea of 'continuing the article' but never had it explained so clearly as you did in the video. The idea of starting off with the word 'Next,' is such a simple little thing but I can see how it would make a big difference! Thanks for a very useful tip.
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  • Profile picture of the author Kunle Olomofe
    Shannon,

    Fantastic video and great advice all round. Like you were speaking my mind the whole time. Great going Shannon and greetings to your supportive other half, people like her are so rare they should have an award day ceremony dedicated to them...

    "This year's greatest supportive spouse is... Mrs. Herod?"

    Seriously, once again, fantastic video, please don't stop by sharing it with your list and with us warriors, take this to everywhere it can be shared, I will do my bit and share it too both on and offline whenever possible.

    Best of luck..

    And just some creative production advice... some good extro music would have been Leann Rimes "We can" ... for next time, OK?


    Cheers,

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    • Profile picture of the author Marhelper
      Right on Bro! Good stuff there and you cannot beat the Casting Crowns. It is sad to think that so many give up right before the dream is realized. I am sure your encouragement has helped many.
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  • Profile picture of the author LivingCovers
    Casting crowns??? I hope they are a gospel group! I love soft gospel
    music. Seems like i've heard them somewhere before...geez,.. can't
    remember.
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  • Profile picture of the author Stephen Saha
    hi Shannon,

    Thats a great Tip. And the best part is you made it look so simple.

    Stephen
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  • Profile picture of the author Allen Graves
    Nice tip, Shannon.

    Nice hat too!

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    • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
      Originally Posted by Allen Graves View Post

      Nice tip, Shannon.

      Nice hat too!

      AL

      If you notice the picture in the right hand corner...

      That is a signed Alstott picture. Next to that is a signed Lynch picture from the Super Bowl. I could go on and on. I am a huge Buccaneer fan. My wife was just commenting about my obsession today.

      I am now up to 12 Buccaneer jerseys. I can almost wear a Buccaneer jersey for 2 weeks straight.

      Any way this is way off topic so I will shut up already.

      Shannon
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  • Profile picture of the author Rich_Newell
    Nice Video. I am ready to write some article. I know that making sure you are helping people will eventually have them helping you. So make your articles have good useful content and offer more good content in your link.
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  • Profile picture of the author travlinguy
    Hey Shannon, excellent advice. I have a question. When changing the content of the resource box do you have to go back and resubmit the article?

    I ask because I just changed my default blurb to test. Then I pulled up an article associated with the default box and it was the old content not the amended. I'm hoping it takes some time before the new stuff shows up, otherwise I'd need to pull all my articles and resubmit, which these days is taking longer and longer. Thanks.
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    • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
      Originally Posted by travlinguy View Post

      Hey Shannon, excellent advice. I have a question. When changing the content of the resource box do you have to go back and resubmit the article?

      I ask because I just changed my default blurb to test. Then I pulled up an article associated with the default box and it was the old content not the amended. I'm hoping it takes some time before the new stuff shows up, otherwise I'd need to pull all my articles and resubmit, which these days is taking longer and longer. Thanks.

      If you want to change an already submitted article you would have to resubmit it.

      I would advise against that. If you are getting traffic from that article from the search engines you run the risk of losing that traffic.

      I would just start applying what you learned to all your future articles.

      Regards,

      Shannon
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  • Profile picture of the author Buildingfutures
    Thanks for that! Awesome dude!
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    • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
      Originally Posted by Buildingfutures View Post

      Thanks for that! Awesome dude!

      No problem. I am glad that you enjoyed it!


      Shannon
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  • Profile picture of the author Buildingfutures
    Kickass info, and I would have never, ever thought of it, haha! (payed much more attention since the horse was not trying to escape)
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    • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
      Originally Posted by Buildingfutures View Post

      Kickass info, and I would have never, ever thought of it, haha! (payed much more attention since the horse was not trying to escape)

      Thanks for the kind words. What type of Horse do you have. One of my long term goals is to get 15 archers and get 2 horses and a cow.

      Dont know why I want a cow... Just seems like a good ice barker. You would never guess what my cow did yesterday
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      • Profile picture of the author Buildingfutures
        Originally Posted by Shannon Herod View Post

        Thanks for the kind words. What type of Horse do you have. One of my long term goals is to get 15 archers and get 2 horses and a cow.

        Dont know why I want a cow... Just seems like a good ice barker. You would never guess what my cow did yesterday
        No problem bud!

        And I really couldn't tell you what kind of horse he is, my mom got him from an Equine rescue and I'm not sure she even knows what he is. Haha!

        All she says is he's a buckskin. Which I'm fairly certain (I really don't know horses) that's talking about his color.

        But you know, he's a good boy. He was just trying to find a way out of the fence to go trot with the neighbors horses.

        And what did your cow do yesterday?
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  • Profile picture of the author Vyliss
    wow, this came at the right time... i've been feeling discouraged like 5 minutes ago, log on here and see this, how wonderful =) thank you
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  • Profile picture of the author mudmat
    Awesome video shannon! Suddenly I feel motivated again..

    I will certainly change the way I do the resource box. Thanks for the info and video!
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  • Profile picture of the author Alex Sol
    Great tip. I was lucky enough to figure this out when I first started with IM.
    My articles' average CTR is at 50% which I think is pretty good
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  • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
    Thanks dude, you made my day

    Well, that comment just made my day!

    Great tip. I was lucky enough to figure this out when I first started with IM.
    My articles' average CTR is at 50% which I think is pretty good


    That is awesome dude. I see similar results.


    Shannon
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    • Profile picture of the author nontracau
      Great tip! Am just starting out. It's nice to get knowledgr from pros who have been at it for a while.
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    Sweet music and a sweet tip. Thanks
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  • Profile picture of the author Mangozoom
    Sweet and simple ... great tip.

    Love the music too

    Just been over to Ezine and checked some of your articles to see it in action. Keeps the momentum going and flows well ... will be using this.

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    • Profile picture of the author Quinn_Wilson
      How do you embed youtube style videos in the posts?
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      • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
        Originally Posted by Quinn_Wilson View Post

        How do you embed youtube style videos in the posts?

        All you need to do is use the url of the video and make sure that the parse links into posts box is checked.

        Shannon
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  • Profile picture of the author Allen Graves
    Are YouTube videos considered free to use on any website?
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    • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
      Originally Posted by Allen Graves View Post

      Are YouTube videos considered free to use on any website?
      Yes, you can embed youtube videos on you your site.

      Now, If a video is in violation of Youtubes TOS there is really no reason to embed it because it will come down eventually anyway.

      Shannon
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      • Profile picture of the author milan1west
        Great thread, Shannon.

        Too many people just use their article's resource box to promote their own egos, and that's pretty sad. The reader finishes the article and then has no reason to read anything else from you. No wonder so many people have trouble converting article marketing into conversions.

        Want to increase your ctr up to 90% ??

        Try this: (FREE TIP HERE)


        From now on, only submit articles in this format 7 tips to "main benefit", or 5 Steps to "main benefit". Articles should be laid out in clear step-by-step formula. Tip 1, Tip 2, Tip 3,etc; but when they get to the end of your article, you hit them up with something like "for the final 3 tips on how to get "main benefit" that will complete the 7 tips that you just read about <Click Here>." Or something along the lines of "and now for the 3 tips for getting "main benefit" that my publisher wouldn't let me show you <Click Here> for the secret door", etc. In other words, make all of your articles two-parts. One part is on the article directory or some publisher's website, and the second part is on the site that you want your readers to land on once they have finished your article.

        It also helps to have an article that is compelling and that someone wants to read.

        Just my 2 cents.

        By the way, what do think of your new coach, now that Chuckie's gone?
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        • Profile picture of the author Chris Hunter
          Originally Posted by milan1west View Post

          Try this: (FREE TIP HERE)


          From now on, only submit articles in this format 7 tips to "main benefit", or 5 Steps to "main benefit". Articles should be laid out in clear step-by-step formula. Tip 1, Tip 2, Tip 3,etc; but when they get to the end of your article, you hit them up with something like "for the final 3 tips on how to get "main benefit" that will complete the 7 tips that you just read about <Click Here>." Or something along the lines of "and now for the 3 tips for getting "main benefit" that my publisher wouldn't let me show you <Click Here> for the secret door", etc. In other words, make all of your articles two-parts. One part is on the article directory or some publisher's website, and the second part is on the site that you want your readers to land on once they have finished your article.

          It also helps to have an article that is compelling and that someone wants to read.
          VERY good info there.

          Thanks for sharing.

          As a cautionary measure, be sure that you do a two part article in the manner described above.

          If you're title says "7 Tips That Will Help Your (Whatever)", make sure that article has those 7 tips. Then, in the resource box, you can offer the reader as many more tips as you'd like with a link back to your site. Just make sure you deliver on the promise of the article title.

          Another idea for you to consider along these same lines is this:

          Let's take the "tips" example and run with it.

          Create an outline of about 10 tips on the topic of your niche. Flesh this out to a full "10 Tips..." article on your blog or static webpage.

          Create several shorter articles that are based around only 3, 4 , or 5 of those tips.

          Then, in your resource box, you can lead the reader to your blog post or static page for the remainder of the tips that they didn't get in your original 3, 4, or 5 tips article.

          Give it a try. Enjoy!
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      • Profile picture of the author Nathan Hangen
        Rock on Bucs fans...
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      • Profile picture of the author craig richards
        Hi Shannon,
        Nice video. I made a video myself a little while ago just talking to the well respected editor
        of "Rip-Off" about how I do things and the up's and down's of I.M. and boy, did I get some responce.
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      • Profile picture of the author MIB Mastermind
        Nice video and your right about the resource box, Thankfully I learned that early on so have always implemented that. CTR will be at a higher rate this way as you said and providing you have good content or FREE offer on your landing page then conversions will be at a higher rate also so I strongly agree with what you said.

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      • Profile picture of the author Sonni
        I've just started doing my resource box like you advise. I make sure I can see the end of the article and continue on the lines of where it left off. It also helps keep the flow all the way to the real end. Thanks for the encouragement we all need that. I agree, don't give up no matter what!
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      • Profile picture of the author Ryan700
        That's my next step. I'm just having fun exploring for now. I got so much to learn, but it's been all good so far. Writing articles and blog posts and getting them on the first page of Google really rocks! Now I just have to focus everything and find the one niche that I can run with and support a list with product from CB etc.
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  • Profile picture of the author shibbeymon
    Thanks for the great tip. I've written some decent articles for EZA and haven't had a CTR anywhere near 50 percent so this will really help!
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    Thanks for the great vidoe.
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  • Profile picture of the author Alkody
    Once in a while, coming across an inspirational post will keep the momentum going again. Thanks for the motivation and a great tip too.
    Life can be wonderful when we all share and care.
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    • Profile picture of the author Steve Shannon
      Thanks for sharing the video, Shannon. Great advice...

      Your bio-box tip reminded me of a post from Steven Wagenheim that revealed another golden tip - for writing article titles.

      http://www.warriorforum.com/main-int...1-000-tip.html

      Your bio-box tip + Steven's title tip + interesting article content... might just be a winning combination for people.

      For What It's Worth...

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  • Profile picture of the author tommyfocus
    Missed this one. Great video Shannon!!
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  • Profile picture of the author LiveLife97
    Great Great tip! I am just starting to market with articles, so I'm glad I found your post. Thank you!
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  • Profile picture of the author FivePoint
    So simple. Great tip. Thanks!
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  • Profile picture of the author dwshoup
    Thanks for the tip that was never explained in all the products I have about article marketing. Imagine spending all that money and the best tip came for free. lol
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    Nice video you gotten here to help us out ! thanks dude !
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  • Profile picture of the author dinnskipper
    Wow!!! This is amazing Shannon i like the Video and it will motivate me to do the right thing for my article and it will bring me to what i dreamed off..hope you'll shared again some tips and insights for all of your follower..thanks
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    • Profile picture of the author Jonno
      Thanks for sharing your resource box tip Shannon, slick video man, your a natural!
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  • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
    Hey everyone,

    Thank you so much for all the kind comments.

    You are all very kind. I really do appreciate everything you guys have said. I'm glad that the video has made the difference and has actually helped you guys.

    That was my entire attention. So, looks like I actually gave a little back to this community that has given me so much.

    I appreciate every single one of you and appreciate what this forum has done for me and my business.

    Regards,

    Shannon Herod
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  • Profile picture of the author quiescen
    Hi Shannon,

    Interesting video. I'm going to have to disagree with you here. I've been on EZA for almost as long as they've existed. And my resource box is like you described. But ... I have a phenomenal click through rate. Why? Because my articles are targeted to a specific niche.

    I get the whole "continuity" thing but this is article marketing. And when I read someone's article and I DON'T see the author's name somewhere in the resource box, I assume an amateur has written the article and just wants to redirect me to a splash page.

    Also, would you care to share just how you know clickthrough rates increase 10x or more using your method? You were very specific here so I assume you have the data to back up your claim.

    P.S. The number of articles you write greatly increases overall clicktrhough. I have over 250 articles written and enjoy a continuous stream of traffic.
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  • Profile picture of the author lavaleekathy
    Great post Shannon! I like the way you went into the detail about the importance of the resource boxes and how it is imperative to have to have a focused and targeted resource box for the niche area you are in. Thank you!
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  • Profile picture of the author daneg33
    I went and changed just four of my article resource boxes to see what happens....
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    • Profile picture of the author Aare
      any update for this?? please let me know.... i'm doing some revision with my article blog bases on the video guideline...
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    Simple and clear message Shannon, thanks for sharing that - god bless
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  • Profile picture of the author gerrihabib
    Nice one, easy to implement and a fuss free explanation, and I agree, resource boxes are extremely important in obtaining a higher click through rate for sure when they're properly targeted! Great post!
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  • Profile picture of the author hotlinkz
    Great video! Thank You Shannon.

    The author bio/resource box thing is an example of "regurgitated" material being continually passed on. I remember a time when things were not so competitive and you could get away with the "I'm the greatest" type resource box. Not anymore...

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    • Profile picture of the author lumcc
      Great tip! Thanks for sharing your experience...

      Looking forward to more lessons and advice!
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  • Profile picture of the author 11Levels
    Thanks Shannon!!
    Great info. I will send the link to a friend of mine who uses article marketing. I will probably start doing it once my product is ready
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  • Profile picture of the author Raydal
    There is is the matter of increasing CTR and increasing sales. Nobody said so
    far that this increases sales. There are many ways to use curiosity to get
    people to look at a web page or get emails opened but increasing sales is
    another thing.

    For example, Mark Joyner showed how curiosity subject lines for emails
    increased the open rates of emails but it DID NOT INCREASE sales.

    So before you get to ecstatic about changing the resource box from the
    traditional "author is so great" also test if this increases your sales.

    Increasing CTR is easy. Getting the sale is the hard part.

    (Except it's Adsense CTR)

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    Awesome man.

    This is damn great.
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    i just sent you a big thanks

    very nice tips
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    • Profile picture of the author shibbeymon
      I just thought I'd post a update since I changed my resource boxes last month after reading this great tip. My CTR was hovering around 5 - 15% max for ALL of my articles (sucks huh?) but the last 4 articles I have written and had accepted have all had CTR of 40% or higher.

      Thanks again
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      • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
        Originally Posted by shibbeymon View Post

        I just thought I'd post a update since I changed my resource boxes last month after reading this great tip. My CTR was hovering around 5 - 15% max for ALL of my articles (sucks huh?) but the last 4 articles I have written and had accepted have all had CTR of 40% or higher.

        Thanks again
        Wow! That is fantastic. Thanks for coming back and letting us know the results! that is fantastic.


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    Thanks for the tip!
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  • Profile picture of the author Samuel Lee
    Nice video Shannon, you're absolutely right, detailed resources boxes are the best way to go for getting traffic through to your website for sure! Nice video!
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    very timely motivational message. thanks
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  • Profile picture of the author ElysiaB
    Great video Shannon!

    Took some great notes

    I really enjoy your tweets on Twitter too, stay in touch!
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  • Profile picture of the author profitgenie
    Thanks shannon

    nice video, great tip i will try that in all my future articles

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  • Profile picture of the author meshmore
    I have heard about the tip - but never really implemented it.
    I will do it - now that you have reminded me.

    Thanks a million!
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  • Profile picture of the author Gaurav Duggal
    That was very helpful. It would never have occured to me in a million years, and yet in a 4 minute video you've given us a tip that i'm sure will benefit hundreds of people on this forum. Thank you very much
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  • Profile picture of the author TheGodfather
    this makes me wanna go and delete several of my articles.... thanks for the tip, I'm gonna use it
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    • Profile picture of the author Chris Hunter
      Originally Posted by daisuke75248 View Post

      EZA doesn't allow you to continue your articles with a link.
      Actually, they do.

      There's an Ezinearticles.com author named Jeff Herring that employs this very same tactic on just about every one of his articles. Go look him up.
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      Ok, sure. You can follow me on Twitter - http://twitter.com/Chris_Hunter ;)

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  • Profile picture of the author Joshua McCoy
    Great song playing in the background! God Bless and thanks for the tip!
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  • Profile picture of the author bhevs
    It sounds great!! meshmore. I think that will be very useful.
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  • Profile picture of the author OmarNegron
    Hey man. Thanks for that. Article marketing is great as long as you stick with it.

    O yea....I can relate to people not believing in me. But as long as you find some KEY people to hang on to that support you, that's all you need. If no one supports you it will be that much harder but your belief in what you do will ultimately take you to where you want to go.

    peace man!
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