Free or paid products/courses?

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Which products do you put more effort into?

So for example.

If I told you right now that I was going to give you access to some crazy course that explained how to create a million dollar business from the ground up.

Would you work harder if you were paying a monthly fee, one-time fee, or receive it for free?

(I do not have a product in the works regarding this, it's just a question)

P.S. You can switch up the product being offered to anything, just think about the things that you regularly return to and spend more of your efforts on.
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  • Profile picture of the author thekaver
    its free for a reason normally!

    i normally find it either free because:

    1. as they an upsell back end
    2. its a dated previously paid for product
    3. not as detailed as a paid prodocut as its only used to build a list!

    doesnt mean the free product is no good! They plenty on very good free products in the market place.
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    • Profile picture of the author Justin Says
      Originally Posted by thekaver View Post

      its free for a reason normally!

      i normally find it either free because:

      1. as they an upsell back end
      2. its a dated previously paid for product
      3. not as detailed as a paid prodocut as its only used to build a list!

      doesnt mean the free product is no good! They plenty on very good free products in the market place.
      That's a great way to describe it, to a point of course.

      Love the signature btw. Had a funny relation, especially since you seem to have said "free products aren't that great".

      But I think that's a bad way to look at it.

      There are tons of free products, courses, and so forth that are just that, free.

      But no matter the case, everyone has to make money for what they do in order to eat, live, and so whatnot, so I find no harm in having something on the backend, especially if it's optional.

      The question here however was which do you prefer. Free or paid products, and do you actually take action on one or the other?

      So if you got a free product/course right now, would you actually do something with it, or if you intended to do something with it, would you upgrade to a paid version if it was offered because it made you feel more binded.

      Like when I want to do something personally, I spend money.

      If I wanted to learn how to cook. I'd go to the store right now and probably get a cook book, a few supplies, and a bunch of stuff to cook. Then I'd be psyched to get started.
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  • Profile picture of the author thewpguide
    I really don't think it matters if the product if free or paid it all depends on the quality of the product and mainly the person. You only need to look in the WSO forum to see the repeat buyers, they really can't be putting all the energy and time into the 1 product when they are jumping from course to course.

    I have gathered information free from the internet, used free and paid products and what really works for me is when it is great information, clearly presented and actionable but mainly when I actually am ready to make it work!
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  • Profile picture of the author Joseph G Spiteri
    I think it all depends on the individual by that i mean how much that person whats to learn something. Whether it is a payed or free product.
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  • Profile picture of the author Manny Derek
    It doesn't really matter to me if it is paid or free. As long as the product is very useful and helpful.
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  • Profile picture of the author RichMag
    It doesnt really matter to me. I have learned so much from the "War Room" that it isnt even funny. Yes I know you have to pay to subscribe to that part of the forum but all the information over there is 100% free. Some great stuff there.

    Rich
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  • Profile picture of the author Kecia
    It would depend on the product, but I think most would work harder if they paid a monthly fee. If received for free, they aren't as invested and can be quick to write it off as "too much work" or "this may not work so I'm not going to waste time on it." If they pay a one time fee, they may try it for a bit but give up if they are immediately successful. They will see the investment as a loss. With a monthly fee, however, they would likely try the hardest and for a longer amount of time...at least to earn back the fee they are paying each month.
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  • Profile picture of the author Jayson Masters
    I believe it's really up to the individual

    There is no universal law whether price will determine a person's motivation and actions

    As Entrepreneurs, our job is to sell as many as possible

    It isn't our responsibility to make sure people apply what we teach and sell
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