How I went from $0 to $34/ a day in 60 days with Free Information

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Hi all.

If you're not familiar with LMC's thread about his 235 website empire, take a look and then come back.

I've messed around with Affiliate Programs, CPA, and Facebook Marketing over the last few year but with little results.

The thread listed above seemed easy enough so I thought I would try buying a few domains, setting up a couple of blogs and see what happens. I even had to re-activate my CJ account because it had been dormant so long.

I did some keyword research with the Google keyword tool and bought a few domains for a niche that interested me. I bought 3 domains with exact match keywords that were getting monthly search volume in the 1000-1500 a month range.

I was off work for 10 days in December so I deconstructed what LMC was doing as best I could and went at it building WP sites around the keywords.

Step 1: Build out the sites and do the best on-page article creation that I could. Each site got 3 posts written by me.

Step 2. I bought article/submission services for all 3 sites from .99 Cent articles. Traffic started trickle in to all 3 sites but one of them was getting a sale every 2-3 days in January.

I decided to do some more backlinking myself by commenting on relevant blogs and voila: All 3 sites were showing up on page 1 of Google for their keywords.

To be fair, only one of the sites is really converting, but that one site is on its way to make $1000 this month.

Here's a shot from my CJ Account:

Shoot - I can't post the image because I haven't posted enough, but it's sitting at $579.28 so far this month.

And here are additional sales from another network:

2/3/2011 06:31:21 26.39
2/8/2011 09:34:09 32.99
2/8/2011 17:16:14 23.99
2/11/2011 13:42:16 37.50
2/14/2011 17:42:17 32.99
2/22/2011 16:06:37 23.99

So the formula here is simple:

1. Keyword research your niche and get .com domains that are exact match keywords.

2. Create content with content about your chosen niche.

3. Ensure decent backlinks through article marketing and comments with backlinks on relevant sites.

Sean
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    • Profile picture of the author rohan1819
      Content is the King..
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      • Profile picture of the author Jill Carpenter
        Bravo to you for taking action!

        (see people? taking action does not always mean just clicking on a buy button. )
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        • Profile picture of the author wanna-succeed
          Originally Posted by Jill Carpenter View Post

          Bravo to you for taking action!

          (see people? taking action does not always mean just clicking on a buy button. )
          Duh, if you are serious about taking action, you click the buy button on anything shiny...:rolleyes:
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          No sig, good day m8...

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          • Profile picture of the author paulie888
            Originally Posted by wanna-succeed View Post

            Duh, if you are serious about taking action, you click the buy button on anything shiny...:rolleyes:
            Okay, that's taking the wrong kind action...instead of buying, you should be implementing! The OP took a post here and ran with it without spending a dime - he didn't buy a guide or course, instead he just took the initiative to read through that long thread and deconstruct it the best way he knew how!
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    • Profile picture of the author schttrj
      Originally Posted by FreshDomains View Post

      Another story of how keyword research has been successful. Anyone looking to make money building niche websites, keyword research and great content is key!
      And where does the backlinking part go?
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  • Profile picture of the author CatherineC
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    Nice!

    Here's the thread in question for lurkers furiously hitting the Search button and not finding anything, lol:

    http://www.warriorforum.com/main-int...ded-links.html

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    • Profile picture of the author kimberly Aita
      Originally Posted by CatherineC View Post

      Nice!

      Here's the thread in question for lurkers furiously hitting the Search button and not finding anything, lol:

      http://www.warriorforum.com/main-int...ded-links.html

      Just wanted to say thanks for making it easy to find the thread and although I had read it before, it certainly doesn't hurt to get a refresher.

      Also to Sean, congratulations on the success of your websites.

      Kim
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    Looks like the right way to do it. Now multiply it by 10
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  • Profile picture of the author jtgjustin
    Originally Posted by tybeeroad View Post

    Hi all.

    If you're not familiar with LMC's thread about his 235 website empire, take a look and then come back.

    I've messed around with Affiliate Programs, CPA, and Facebook Marketing over the last few year but with little results.

    The thread listed above seemed easy enough so I thought I would try buying a few domains, setting up a couple of blogs and see what happens. I even had to re-activate my CJ account because it had been dormant so long.

    I did some keyword research with the Google keyword tool and bought a few domains for a niche that interested me. I bought 3 domains with exact match keywords that were getting monthly search volume in the 1000-1500 a month range.

    I was off work for 10 days in December so I deconstructed what LMC was doing as best I could and went at it building WP sites around the keywords.

    Step 1: Build out the sites and do the best on-page article creation that I could. Each site got 3 posts written by me.

    Step 2. I bought article/submission services for all 3 sites from .99 Cent articles. Traffic started trickle in to all 3 sites but one of them was getting a sale every 2-3 days in January.

    I decided to do some more backlinking myself by commenting on relevant blogs and voila: All 3 sites were showing up on page 1 of Google for their keywords.

    To be fair, only one of the sites is really converting, but that one site is on its way to make $1000 this month.

    Here's a shot from my CJ Account:

    Shoot - I can't post the image because I haven't posted enough, but it's sitting at $579.28 so far this month.

    And here are additional sales from another network:

    2/3/2011 06:31:21 26.39
    2/8/2011 09:34:09 32.99
    2/8/2011 17:16:14 23.99
    2/11/2011 13:42:16 37.50
    2/14/2011 17:42:17 32.99
    2/22/2011 16:06:37 23.99

    So the formula here is simple:

    1. Keyword research your niche and get .com domains that are exact match keywords.

    2. Create content with content about your chosen niche.

    3. Ensure decent backlinks through article marketing and comments with backlinks on relevant sites.

    Sean
    So you going to tell us the domain thats making 1k/month?
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    • Profile picture of the author Dano1981
      hey tybeerroad,

      that was a very motivating post. You happen to be doing something along the lines of what I need to do, although with a different twist, but motivating nevertheless....kudos to you!!

      dano~
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  • Profile picture of the author browse15
    It feels great to hear such success stories. Keep us posted.
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  • Profile picture of the author Warrior Dude
    Hi,

    How did you go about analyzing the competition for the keywords?

    Did you just put the words in quotes and look for a certain number?

    Also, was the keywords long tail or product names?

    Thanks
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    • Profile picture of the author Mark Jordan
      Congrats! Stories like this keeps me going. Yes, take action. Just do it.
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    • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
      Originally Posted by Warrior Dude View Post

      Hi,

      How did you go about analyzing the competition for the keywords?

      Did you just put the words in quotes and look for a certain number?

      Also, was the keywords long tail or product names?

      Thanks
      I just checked to see if any exact match domains were available and showed up in the first two pages of results.

      The strong performer contains a product name, the other two are more long tail.
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  • Profile picture of the author schttrj
    Originally Posted by tybeeroad View Post

    Hi all.

    If you're not familiar with LMC's thread about his 235 website empire, take a look and then come back.

    I've messed around with Affiliate Programs, CPA, and Facebook Marketing over the last few year but with little results.

    The thread listed above seemed easy enough so I thought I would try buying a few domains, setting up a couple of blogs and see what happens. I even had to re-activate my CJ account because it had been dormant so long.

    I did some keyword research with the Google keyword tool and bought a few domains for a niche that interested me. I bought 3 domains with exact match keywords that were getting monthly search volume in the 1000-1500 a month range.

    I was off work for 10 days in December so I deconstructed what LMC was doing as best I could and went at it building WP sites around the keywords.

    Step 1: Build out the sites and do the best on-page article creation that I could. Each site got 3 posts written by me.

    Step 2. I bought article/submission services for all 3 sites from .99 Cent articles. Traffic started trickle in to all 3 sites but one of them was getting a sale every 2-3 days in January.

    I decided to do some more backlinking myself by commenting on relevant blogs and voila: All 3 sites were showing up on page 1 of Google for their keywords.

    To be fair, only one of the sites is really converting, but that one site is on its way to make $1000 this month.

    Here's a shot from my CJ Account:

    Shoot - I can't post the image because I haven't posted enough, but it's sitting at $579.28 so far this month.

    And here are additional sales from another network:

    2/3/2011 06:31:21 26.39
    2/8/2011 09:34:09 32.99
    2/8/2011 17:16:14 23.99
    2/11/2011 13:42:16 37.50
    2/14/2011 17:42:17 32.99
    2/22/2011 16:06:37 23.99

    So the formula here is simple:

    1. Keyword research your niche and get .com domains that are exact match keywords.

    2. Create content with content about your chosen niche.

    3. Ensure decent backlinks through article marketing and comments with backlinks on relevant sites.

    Sean
    And I so love stats! Keep going, my friend.
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  • Profile picture of the author Fred1
    Awesome! Thank for the heads-up on the LMC post.

    Continued success.
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  • Profile picture of the author ocd
    Nice post!

    Okay, for clarification,

    "Step 1: Build out the sites and do the best on-page article creation that I could. Each site got 3 posts written by me.

    Step 2. I bought article/submission services for all 3 sites from .99 Cent articles. Traffic started trickle in to all 3 sites but one of them was getting a sale every 2-3 days in January."

    So you bought 3 domains and then set up the websites. Then you wrote 3 posts for each site. Next, you bought one article for each site from 99 cents. And finally, you posted in some blogs for the backlinks.

    Is that correct?

    (BTW, I read LMC's thread and got lost in what now may be something very simple to me so your putting it into SUCCESSFUL action is very inspiring to me, so thank you.)

    I'm wondering if I can do this type of marketing with Squidoo lenses. They're free and they want you to start 1,000 of them. Would it work? I think I'll try 10 and see what happens.
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    • Profile picture of the author sylarrr
      How long did it took you to rank brand new domain name on first page of google?
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      • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
        Originally Posted by sylarrr View Post

        How long did it took you to rank brand new domain name on first page of google?
        Within a week after the back linking.

        I did everything myself (except the article submissions) for that first site.

        I built another one this past weekend and outsourced the backlinking on fiverr this time as well. It's already on page one out of 1.6M results

        Sean
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        • Profile picture of the author paulie888
          Originally Posted by tybeeroad View Post

          Within a week after the back linking.

          I did everything myself (except the article submissions) for that first site.

          I built another one this past weekend and outsourced the backlinking on fiverr this time as well. It's already on page one out of 1.6M results

          Sean
          Sean, when banklinking, especially if you're outsourcing it, try not to overdo it (i.e. get a 5,000+ backlink package) right after building the site, as that could possibly get you into trouble with Google.
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          • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
            Originally Posted by paulie888 View Post

            Sean, when banklinking, especially if you're outsourcing it, try not to overdo it (i.e. get a 5,000+ backlink package) right after building the site, as that could possibly get you into trouble with Google.
            Thanks for the advice! I think I only bought a pack of 1000 so hopefully I won't get slapped!

            Sean
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    • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
      Originally Posted by ocd View Post

      Nice post!

      Okay, for clarification,

      "Step 1: Build out the sites and do the best on-page article creation that I could. Each site got 3 posts written by me.

      Step 2. I bought article/submission services for all 3 sites from .99 Cent articles. Traffic started trickle in to all 3 sites but one of them was getting a sale every 2-3 days in January."

      So you bought 3 domains and then set up the websites. Then you wrote 3 posts for each site. Next, you bought one article for each site from 99 cents. And finally, you posted in some blogs for the backlinks.

      Is that correct?

      (BTW, I read LMC's thread and got lost in what now may be something very simple to me so your putting it into SUCCESSFUL action is very inspiring to me, so thank you.)

      I'm wondering if I can do this type of marketing with Squidoo lenses. They're free and they want you to start 1,000 of them. Would it work? I think I'll try 10 and see what happens.
      That's correct. I am out-ranking some sites that are squidoo hosted.
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  • Profile picture of the author dtommy79
    Thanks for sharing. There are some useful thoughts there
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  • Profile picture of the author iansinfo
    Yeah it is as simple as you want it to be The problem is we seem to make it way to complicated
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    • Profile picture of the author pringrod
      Too true, keyword research is imperative to be able to rank well on google, I use Market Samurai and ever since I've used that the whole process is so much quicker.
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  • Profile picture of the author paulie888
    Congratulations! You took massive action over 10 days during your break, and you're reaping the rewards now. It's really not that complicated to rank these simple sites, and the real key is to do proper keyword research to ensure that it's potentially profitable before you even start working on anything.

    Also, I'd want to mention that the .com TLD isn't really necessary for ranking purposes, you can use any exact match TLD and still have an equal chance of ranking on the first page of Google.

    Paul
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  • Profile picture of the author tayuyaa
    That is really good, action is the key to success and on this forum you have so much resources to start that you have no excuses to not start!

    Keep building more sites or try to optimize your current sites to make the most from them!

    Congrats!
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  • Profile picture of the author joytierra
    Congrats to your success!Keep up the good work.
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  • Profile picture of the author cooler1
    Good work. Does all your 3 sites income come from CJ or is it a mixture with adsense also?

    Did you create backlinks to the keywords of the product names your promoting also?
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    • Profile picture of the author MarthaD.
      Great post! Congratulations Sean!
      So all in all, it still comes down to the very basics huh? Keyword research, writing good content, etc. - another confirmation to quit looking for the "click one time and earn millions" automated solution hype!
      Thanks Sean!
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    • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
      Originally Posted by cooler1 View Post

      Good work. Does all your 3 sites income come from CJ or is it a mixture with adsense also?

      Did you create backlinks to the keywords of the product names your promoting also?
      They're all from CJ. I tried unsuccessfully with Adsense a couple of years ago

      Yes - I posted comments on authority blogs using my URL as the username.
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      • Profile picture of the author Diane S
        Originally Posted by tybeeroad View Post

        I posted comments on authority blogs using my URL as the username.
        :confused: Do you mean you put your keyword in the name field and your url in the url field of the comments?

        Or did you really put a URL in a NAME field? I have never tried this. I assumed it would not work. Just want to be sure that was not a typo. Thanks.
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        • Profile picture of the author cooler1
          Originally Posted by Diane S View Post

          :confused: Do you mean you put your keyword in the name field and your url in the url field of the comments?

          Or did you really put a URL in a NAME field? I have never tried this. I assumed it would not work. Just want to be sure that was not a typo. Thanks.
          Id be interested to know this also. Ive never heard of the keyword being put in the name field. Couldn't this be seen as spammy?
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  • Profile picture of the author NateRivers
    Originally Posted by tybeeroad View Post

    Hi all.

    If you're not familiar with LMC's thread about his 235 website empire, take a look and then come back.

    I've messed around with Affiliate Programs, CPA, and Facebook Marketing over the last few year but with little results.

    The thread listed above seemed easy enough so I thought I would try buying a few domains, setting up a couple of blogs and see what happens. I even had to re-activate my CJ account because it had been dormant so long.

    I did some keyword research with the Google keyword tool and bought a few domains for a niche that interested me. I bought 3 domains with exact match keywords that were getting monthly search volume in the 1000-1500 a month range.

    I was off work for 10 days in December so I deconstructed what LMC was doing as best I could and went at it building WP sites around the keywords.

    Step 1: Build out the sites and do the best on-page article creation that I could. Each site got 3 posts written by me.

    Step 2. I bought article/submission services for all 3 sites from .99 Cent articles. Traffic started trickle in to all 3 sites but one of them was getting a sale every 2-3 days in January.

    I decided to do some more backlinking myself by commenting on relevant blogs and voila: All 3 sites were showing up on page 1 of Google for their keywords.

    To be fair, only one of the sites is really converting, but that one site is on its way to make $1000 this month.

    Here's a shot from my CJ Account:

    Shoot - I can't post the image because I haven't posted enough, but it's sitting at $579.28 so far this month.

    And here are additional sales from another network:

    2/3/2011 06:31:21 26.39
    2/8/2011 09:34:09 32.99
    2/8/2011 17:16:14 23.99
    2/11/2011 13:42:16 37.50
    2/14/2011 17:42:17 32.99
    2/22/2011 16:06:37 23.99

    So the formula here is simple:

    1. Keyword research your niche and get .com domains that are exact match keywords.

    2. Create content with content about your chosen niche.

    3. Ensure decent backlinks through article marketing and comments with backlinks on relevant sites.

    Sean
    Good stuff. You just outlined some of the most popular IM launches right now in a nutshell. Solid though... that' really all it takes to start making some money.
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  • Profile picture of the author Gary King
    Congrats on your success Sean...

    But more importantly on doing something and seeing it through. So many people start and don't finish - or worse, don't ever start!

    Thanks for the share.

    Gary
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  • Profile picture of the author royljestr
    Great job!! Yeah, it is funny how so many "gurus" out there make it sound so complicated. Basically the tried and true stuff STILL works!
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  • Profile picture of the author elisebarnes
    That is so simple, Thanks so much for breaking it down. I have sites making money (small money, lol)but I think I complicated things.
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  • Profile picture of the author sirtiman
    Simplicity is the key, stay away from the blur's other like complicated things.
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  • Profile picture of the author ocd
    Hey tybeeroad,

    One more question. How many backlinks did you get for $5 on Fiverr and did they stick?

    I can't seem to get any of my backlinks to show up. Maybe they are all there - I use Traffic Travis for my search.
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    • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
      Originally Posted by ocd View Post

      Hey tybeeroad,

      One more question. How many backlinks did you get for $5 on Fiverr and did they stick?

      I can't seem to get any of my backlinks to show up. Maybe they are all there - I use Traffic Travis for my search.
      I bought a package of 1000.
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  • Profile picture of the author LMC
    I hate to say it.... but

    "I told you so" lol Great to see some action being taken. Contact me if you need help with anything.
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    • Profile picture of the author Itachi
      Hello , great post , if you could answer some of these questions that would be cool :

      what are you selling , physical products , or CB etc ?

      is it CPA ? or mostly amazon-like affiliate platform ?

      do you link directly in article , or do you put images , also are you running banner , advertising etc ?

      thanks in advance

      by the way this make me wanna take a look at 0.99 cent service ..
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      • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
        Originally Posted by Itachi View Post

        Hello , great post , if you could answer some of these questions that would be cool :

        what are you selling , physical products , or CB etc ?

        is it CPA ? or mostly amazon-like affiliate platform ?

        do you link directly in article , or do you put images , also are you running banner , advertising etc ?

        thanks in advance

        by the way this make me wanna take a look at 0.99 cent service ..
        I'm selling physical products. it's not CPA or Amazon.

        Some of the articles link directly, some do not. No advertising at all.
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  • Profile picture of the author CTW
    Sean, thanks so much for sharing what you've achieved. I only just joined today and have been researching exactly what you described so this is very inspiring. I just need to get my head around back linking and a few other concept and I'll be away.

    Carolyn
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    • Profile picture of the author DonGroom
      Great thread. You have encouraged me to give this technique another shot. I get how to do this technique. I just don't know how to go about getting the back links in a cost effective way.
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      • Profile picture of the author jbo
        Its a pretty easy concept but you have to stick at it.

        Do keywords research - This is one of the most important things and should not be taken lightly.
        Write good unique content
        backlink from relevent sites

        Do this and google will love you
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  • Profile picture of the author tedwood
    tybeeroad do you add extra content to these sites to keep them fresh in the rankings?
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  • Profile picture of the author Salisfelix
    @poster,
    great job. Keep the flag flying higher and higher.
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    • Profile picture of the author wilsonm
      Well done! I am sure $100 days are just around the corner.
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    • Profile picture of the author skibbz
      It must be alot of work to monitor all of those domain names to ensure that they dont expire and maintain so many sites all at once. The rewards are excellent though, I have a friend who makes about $20K a month doing the same thing with multiple sites
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  • Profile picture of the author Salisfelix
    great job poster: Keep the flag flying higher and higher.
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  • Profile picture of the author tybeeroad
    Hi all.

    Thanks for all of the positive feedback. I'm currently in the "rinse and repeat" mode so I'm not spending too much time here on WF for the moment.

    For those who have sent PMs asking for the site, I'd really prefer not to put the domain out there since it's my only one monetizing at the moment.

    I'll share more as I get more sites up, ranked, and monetized.

    Thanks again!

    Sean
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  • Profile picture of the author cooler1
    How many CJ products are you promoting on each of the sites?

    Did you write reviews for the actual products or did you just write general articles on the niche?
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  • Have you built a list of subscribers from these sites? You should have an opt-in so that you can capture all those hits and possibly convert them into leads for selling later on.
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  • Profile picture of the author cjenks222
    thnks for info
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  • Profile picture of the author ryanjm
    Great to hear it man. I'm actually another of LMC's "disciples" who was inspired by all the info in that thread he made. Hadn't done anything in IM previously. We're just about to clear the $1k/mo mark too.

    It's been harder for us to rank than it seems it was for you. We've had to throw everything and the kitchen sink to get sites to rank, because the blogroll links just don't move sites like maybe they used to when LMC was ranking his sites. The only way I can see those working now is if you have a vast quantity of them, which would certainly blow up that $50-100 SEO budget he had, even when you find a discount supplier for under $4/link.
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    • Profile picture of the author markowe
      Originally Posted by ryanjm View Post

      It's been harder for us to rank than it seems it was for you. We've had to throw everything and the kitchen sink to get sites to rank, because the blogroll links just don't move sites like maybe they used to when LMC was ranking his sites. The only way I can see those working now is if you have a vast quantity of them, which would certainly blow up that $50-100 SEO budget he had, even when you find a discount supplier for under $4/link.
      I personally didn't particularly follow that method, though I certainly ate up that thread. But I am seeing the same thing in niche site building, it just seems you need a whole lot of those infernal backlinks, even for the simplest niche. And if there's one thing I hate, it's backlinking...
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    • Profile picture of the author paulie888
      Originally Posted by ryanjm View Post

      Great to hear it man. I'm actually another of LMC's "disciples" who was inspired by all the info in that thread he made. Hadn't done anything in IM previously. We're just about to clear the $1k/mo mark too.

      It's been harder for us to rank than it seems it was for you. We've had to throw everything and the kitchen sink to get sites to rank, because the blogroll links just don't move sites like maybe they used to when LMC was ranking his sites. The only way I can see those working now is if you have a vast quantity of them, which would certainly blow up that $50-100 SEO budget he had, even when you find a discount supplier for under $4/link.
      Perhaps it could also have something to do with the recent Google algorithm changes, making it a necessity to provide higher quality and/or more content on-site in order to rank?
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  • Profile picture of the author ryanjm
    ^Yeah, our experience was that 10 blogroll links did very little to boost rankings, and they cost more than other services which worked better for us.

    Nice 500th post btw, we were planning to do that in a particular niche later this year, but maybe we'll start experimenting now.
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    • Profile picture of the author markowe
      Originally Posted by ryanjm View Post

      ^Yeah, our experience was that 10 blogroll links did very little to boost rankings, and they cost more than other services which worked better for us.
      Yeah, I've got a load of blogs on free services like Blogspot that I set up when I first got into IM and was setting up one blog after the other and not following through with any of them Anyway, some of those now have a little bit of PR, so I usually put new sites of mine on the blogroll of these for some instant juice, but to be honest I am not seeing much of an effect, even though that's an instant 200 links or whatever! Actually, I was surprised at the time that LMC mentioned that method as I remember YEARS back now (hmm, maybe 2007 ) people saying this sort of site-wide link just didn't cut it anymore.

      Got any hints about services that are working for you (not wanting to hijack this thread, but I think it's relevant)? I have used a few blog networks that drip out spun articles for you, and am still in two minds as to whether a lot of those links are even sticking. Good old article backlinks still seem to be working best for me.

      Originally Posted by ryanjm View Post

      Nice 500th post btw, we were planning to do that in a particular niche later this year, but maybe we'll start experimenting now.
      Thanks, yeah, go for it! Definitely won't hijack this thread to talk about mine
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  • Profile picture of the author rugerdooger
    Originally Posted by tybeeroad View Post

    Hi all.

    If you're not familiar with LMC's thread about his 235 website empire, take a look and then come back.

    I've messed around with Affiliate Programs, CPA, and Facebook Marketing over the last few year but with little results.

    The thread listed above seemed easy enough so I thought I would try buying a few domains, setting up a couple of blogs and see what happens. I even had to re-activate my CJ account because it had been dormant so long.

    I did some keyword research with the Google keyword tool and bought a few domains for a niche that interested me. I bought 3 domains with exact match keywords that were getting monthly search volume in the 1000-1500 a month range.

    I was off work for 10 days in December so I deconstructed what LMC was doing as best I could and went at it building WP sites around the keywords.

    Step 1: Build out the sites and do the best on-page article creation that I could. Each site got 3 posts written by me.

    Step 2. I bought article/submission services for all 3 sites from .99 Cent articles. Traffic started trickle in to all 3 sites but one of them was getting a sale every 2-3 days in January.

    I decided to do some more backlinking myself by commenting on relevant blogs and voila: All 3 sites were showing up on page 1 of Google for their keywords.

    To be fair, only one of the sites is really converting, but that one site is on its way to make $1000 this month.

    Here's a shot from my CJ Account:

    Shoot - I can't post the image because I haven't posted enough, but it's sitting at $579.28 so far this month.

    And here are additional sales from another network:

    2/3/2011 06:31:21 26.39
    2/8/2011 09:34:09 32.99
    2/8/2011 17:16:14 23.99
    2/11/2011 13:42:16 37.50
    2/14/2011 17:42:17 32.99
    2/22/2011 16:06:37 23.99

    So the formula here is simple:

    1. Keyword research your niche and get .com domains that are exact match keywords.

    2. Create content with content about your chosen niche.

    3. Ensure decent backlinks through article marketing and comments with backlinks on relevant sites.

    Sean
    I'm a complete IM newbie and have been scouring this forum for the last few days. I have one question for you that has been confusing me. When you choose a product to promote from CJ are you choosing one based on a niche market keyword that you have found or is it the other way around? When you created your three sites around the niche markets did you already have the products chosen? Sorry for such an elementary question. I'm sure the answer is obvious to everyone else. Thanks for a great post!
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  • Profile picture of the author coffeecashnow
    Hi and congratulations!

    Are 3 posts all you have as content or did you add more later on?
    Is it review posts or informative posts?

    Thanks
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  • Profile picture of the author Andrea Wilson
    Wow for proving that the tips here in the warrior forum are pure gold and not just hype. This is what we call real "taking action". Good job on that, and I wish more success as you rinse and repeat your methods!

    Andrea
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  • Profile picture of the author lesliequ0
    i always find out that link building is the most hard task in the whole proccess
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  • Profile picture of the author Chiweez
    Excellent job Tybeeroad! I'm looking to apply this methiod as soon as time permits. Please keep us updated as to your progress and thanks for sharing your experience thus far.
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