Made my 1st SALE!!!!!!!!

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Thanks to all the warriors who have helped me. I am a newbie 3 weeks at this site(new blog) and just made my product (an ebook) 2 weeks ago(wrote it in about 3 weeks). I am so glad I called my MOM! yes I am over 25 but moms are the best. my site has never had more than 50 views in a day ...a sale !...I was shocked.

Thanks to all. I have learn so much from this site. Anyone who thinks the warriors are not nice to newbies must be on a different site. I do not even have the 15 posts to make links and I have been helped by this site incredibly. Thanks to every warrior!
#1st #made #sale
  • Profile picture of the author Liquification
    Congratulations. Keep up the work and you will see many times that amount of sales. And I agree this is a great place for newbies to learn.

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  • Profile picture of the author DotComBum
    Congrats on your 1st sale
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  • Profile picture of the author Tristan Gemus
    Congrats! If it's not being too nosy :O ...

    How much was the sale?

    I've been succeeding with Amped Media recently thanks to adwords, maybe you should try that out. It helps a lot. If you don't want to spend a lot, use really targetted keywords, very specific. Then you will get sales!
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  • Profile picture of the author Steven Fullman
    Way to go, Mr. Joyous Spirit!

    And thanks for sharing your success beats the crap out of every negative post in here!

    Here's to your ongoing success,

    P.S. Go, Moms!

    Not promoting right now

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  • Profile picture of the author jjmacky
    Good job! I'm new as well, and this afternoon my firt ezine article went live so hopefully I'll have a thread about my first sale in the coming days
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  • Profile picture of the author Trieu
    contratulations! very impressive. 50 visits and 1 sale is actually quite good for somene who been in IM for only 3 weeks

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  • Profile picture of the author Christie Love
    That's awesome. And... my Mom's the first person I call too. Keep up the good work. You are coming along quite nicely.
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  • Profile picture of the author Demond Jackson
    I know how good it feels. I remember when I made my first sale. May this be the beginning of a wonderfully prosperous internet business.
    Commitment is the difference between people who "have potential" and people who have results.
    Demond Jackson
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  • Profile picture of the author yommys01
    Kudos to you and I hope you enjoy your success and many more of that to come provided you keep working and doing what's good.
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  • Profile picture of the author WorkinMan
    Congrats to you...Keep em coming!!!
    Dont get over enthused about one sale though...gotta keep it going
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  • Profile picture of the author Steve Faber
    Great! Now you can work on driving more traffic from even more good keywords, refining your sales page, and growing your list. Way to go!
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  • Profile picture of the author twomasters
    The most difficult sale is the first. (After that the second).
    Best wishes with your website.
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  • Profile picture of the author cmmlmm
    Very cool! Congrat's!

    Still Figurin' All This Stuff Out. I Am Sure I Will Get Something Up Here Sometime.

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  • Profile picture of the author Roy Carter

    You've proved that your site can make a sale. The thing to do now is concentrate on driving more traffic to your site and then test one small change at a time (like your headline etc) and try to improve your conversions.

    Only test one change at a time though so as not to get results that are skewed.

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  • Profile picture of the author brandonhess
    Well that is awesome. I am still fairly new to internet Marketing, and also get excited over little things. But hey, that is a good thing. A good sign that we could be very happy doing this for a long time to come. I cannot wait until I am raking in the cash. It will be very exciting to grow and grow.

    I just say keep at it, and keep searching the forum. There are many ways to get traffic, just need to find the things that work for you.

    Best wishes to you.
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  • Profile picture of the author Ross Dalangin
    Congratulations and keep improving your strategies. Learn everyday so that you can discover more profitable niches. Focus on the niche that gives you money and when you see another one then outsource everything. Good luck!
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  • Profile picture of the author azamchips
    Congratulations on your first sale! That's good for a newbie, for just 3 weeks u got yourself a sale. Wow... Keep up the good work.
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    • Profile picture of the author Paxton
      Congratulations. Well done.

      Nothing motivates like success and in this game, success = sales.

      Build on what you've done and keep moving forward. At the end of the day IM is only as complicated as you make it and the road to generating traffic and sales is a series of very simple, easy steps.

      Once again, well done.
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  • Profile picture of the author AnneE
    Originally Posted by Spiritjoy View Post

    I do not even have the 15 posts to make links and I have been helped by this site incredibly.
    You do now. Here's to your continued success!
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  • Profile picture of the author carolwingert
    Congrats on your first sale.

    I remember the feeling when I sold my first photo on a stock photo site! My husband heard me from the other side of the house!!!

    Now, more sales to come your way!!!!!

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  • Profile picture of the author Spiritjoy
    Thanks guys. I did not spend 1 penny, I made the ebook with free open office, wrote it in actuality in about 7 days on and off for 2 weeks at Starbucks. had the free blog up for about a month and a half posting daily. Wrote a couple of articles and then boom a sale. No splash page...ppc..nothing.Just wrote about my interest which is health and put a picture of the book on the bottom of some of the post(not all the post, this way people dont think i'm a pushy saleman). Its like selling the book without selling the book.
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  • Profile picture of the author khir
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    • Profile picture of the author Lifeimprovement
      A great feeling. I don't remember my first sale, but I do remember my first refund! Don't let it get you down when it happens!
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  • Profile picture of the author Tom Sindoni
    Congrats on your first sale. I am am a newbie also and I am going to make my first sale soon too.
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  • Profile picture of the author babarapho
    You feel fulfilled for all the jobs you have put in. I was also really elated from my first sales.
    Keep the hard work on
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  • Profile picture of the author doublee
    Congrats! It does feel good, doesn't it?
    Just keep learning and keep on keeping on.
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  • Profile picture of the author chuckmcguffie
    Always good to hear Great news!! keep it up spiritjoy.
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    • Profile picture of the author Wah Bhatti
      you always remerber you 1st

      now keep it up
      "You can get anything in life you want if you help enough people get what they want." -Zig Ziglar
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  • Profile picture of the author Craig Fenton
    Hi Spiritjoy:

    Great job on the first sale! May there be one million more. You can never call mom too much. I wish my parents were alive to have seen the 2 books I wrote and the lectures. Keep your family healthy forever and have a super day!

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  • Profile picture of the author Meanna Blog
    What's your site and your product?
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    • Profile picture of the author PaidToEmpower
      YAY...Good for you. Congratulations..!! and YES, there are some amazing people on this forum that are SO willing to help. What a blessing.

      Keep up the great work and keep smiling..!!
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  • Profile picture of the author chrisj49
    Great job, I'm also a newbie and still working on mine
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  • Profile picture of the author Tony_D
    Way to go! Now you're hooked on IM forever.
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    • Profile picture of the author jack_turner
      Congratulations thats brilliant. It's nice to see threads like this, gives motivation to people like myself who want to be up their with you! Really well done mate.
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  • Profile picture of the author Michael Franklin
    Congratulations! Just make sure that you don't do what I did after my first sale.....Refreshing the stats page constantly just to see if another sale came in!

    The sales will come in but focus on getting more!

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  • Profile picture of the author jace
    I remember my first sale, I was very exited. Hope you make a bunch more.
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  • Profile picture of the author yuyuan
    Congrats on your first sale. You are already taken one of the most important step by creating your very first product. You are at least 90% ahead of other newbies.

    Good work!
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  • Profile picture of the author eknefelt
    Congratulations! Keep it up!
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  • Profile picture of the author Sid Kaplan
    Congratulations. Hope this is the first of many, many more.

    Keep up the good work and the next best thing you can do is help another Warrior make their first sale too!

    It is "catching" and you have proven to yourself you can do this. Much success to you.

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  • Well done Spiritjoy! (what a fitting name!)

    I'll hopefully be making my very first sale too!
    I'm well on my way! So I'll also post a thread to celebrate as well! Woo hoo!

    Thanks for the further inspiration!
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  • Profile picture of the author wellymulia
    That's great to hear!

    Congrats on your first sales, I'm sure this is just the first of many to come

    Keep bringing in traffic to your site to make more sales!
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  • Profile picture of the author Jonathan 2.0
    *Chuckle*. Nothing like getting that first sale. Congratulations. I remember when I realized it could make money on the web and was pretty excited at getting my first sale too.
    "Each problem has hidden in it an opportunity so powerful that it literally dwarfs the problem. The greatest success stories were created by people who recognized a problem and turned it into an opportunity."―Joseph Sugarman
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  • Profile picture of the author Shane F
    Congrats! I hope its the first of many for you!
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  • Profile picture of the author abelacts
    Congratulations! A thousand miles begin with the first step...

    Test, track, and tweak to improve it. And don't forget to rinse and repeat.
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  • Profile picture of the author abundantlife085
    Wooohooo! You will always remember your first sale. It's the most exciting feeling isn't it? I still remember my first sale and that was years and years ago
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  • Profile picture of the author stewball
    That first sale no mater how small the profit is one you'll always remember! plus it shows that you can make real money online even with all of the fluff floating around out there.

    Best Wishes For More $ales.

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  • Profile picture of the author kcgeorge
    Great feelings i also had when i made my first sale. It can only get better if you remain consistent on stuffs that produce positive result.
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  • Profile picture of the author Sakkid
    Congratulations!Keep them rolling!!
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    • Profile picture of the author Aare
      I hope you can increase the sale to 50 sales per day....!!!!
      God bless us all!
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