How long you've been in IM?

49 replies
How long you have been in Internet Marketing?


I have been in IM for 2 years.
#internet marketing #long
  • {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9124489].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Alice12345
    Since 2012. I know its still "young" in this IM stuff.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9124670].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author imterrywagner
    I've been an internet marketer for more then 2 years.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9124721].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author IMDealBox
    Since 2011. Might be new to IM if compared to veterans...but IM is a limited knowledge pool.

    Once you know the basics you know the rest. Obviously with slight adjustments and tweaks!
    Signature
    I.M Hound: Intelligent Business Solutions & I.M News
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9124729].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author nicholasb
    I've been doing it for 7 years, made my first sale 3 days after starting.

    Made around $300 my first week, $1,000 my first 14 days and $3,000 my first 30 days, and my income has been growing ever since.

    The best piece of advice I can give to beginners is to learn and master the basics. Once you learn and master the basics you can create any type of income you like
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9124815].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Danny Cutts
    yeah lots of changes and learning that everything has a lifecycle is quite important...

    Also learning to rape a system that works for everything but also at the same time have something that will always trickle along and pay the mortgage....

    The also have fun along the way and dont take life too seriously :-)

    And the IM Lifestyle is a lot more fun than people let on...; well sometimes!!
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9124903].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author jamescanz
    I started in August 2012, basically when I joined here.

    No money was made until many months after that when I got a coach
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9124967].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author TelZilla
    Started in the late 80's running a multi-line subscription based BBS. As things moved more online, so did I.

    So I've been online a long time
    Signature
    Don't get so wrapped up in making money that you forget the important things in life.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125116].message }}
    • Profile picture of the author discrat
      2008 and I have NOT regretted it since ! Good business, Good people ! Well, for the most part


      Robert
      {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125290].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author GGpaul
    Started in 2011. Made money lost a lot of money, and now consistent money.
    Signature

    RIP Dad Oct 14 1954 - Mar 14 2015.

    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125289].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author rakhwas
    2 years with some good success storys
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125299].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author amuro
    Been doing this since 2008.

    But went into full time in 2010.

    I not only promote info products from Clickbank but physical products from Amazon and CPA offers from Market Health as well.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125354].message }}
  • {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125377].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Randall Magwood
    For a long time. Didnt make money at first, but learned after wasting years and thousands of dollars - and am now on top. I love it. It's worth it... the payoff/tradeoff in the end.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125648].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author jasondinner
    January 2005
    Signature

    "Human thoughts have the tendency to transform themselves into their physical equivalent." Earl Nightingale

    Super Affiliates Hang Out Here

    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125739].message }}
    • Profile picture of the author Wealthyclark
      I started in 1998, I was in the 11th grade when my mom brought me my first computer. My first search was how to make money.

      Wishing you all much success,
      WealthyClark
      Signature
      Now Accepting All Countries! Earn $5.10 Per Free Referral, Totally Free To Participate!
      WealthyClark.com
      {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125775].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Shannon Herod
    Since Oct. 2002
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125786].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author jfingaz123
    Since early 2011
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125813].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Mr Bill
    Since 1997. First online dollar earned in 2002 ($3.20 - it remained un-cashed until I lost it). A while ago I calculated I'd been sitting in front of this screen for over 50,000 hours. Most of it building websites and doing money making activities. Love it.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9125818].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Mateenyall
    9 full months. Wish I got into it MUCH sooner though. But then again, online marketing has become so much more powerful that there'll always be loads of money to be made
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126035].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Tim Franklin
    1997 started developing software and websites, those were the days, ) back then a five page website would run you $12,000.00 that was just HTML, Graphics, a little content.

    If you wanted, forms, database and email, it was even higher.

    A lot has changed over the years, but one thing still remains the same.

    Change, everything changes, we sometimes think that all the good opportunities are in the past but the truth is its all about to change.

    Experience counts, knowledge is King, )
    Signature
    Software Development | Applications | OSX | iOS | Android | Cloud Software Engineering |
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126108].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author sovannachuon
    Hi y'all,

    I see there are many veteran IMers here. I started June of 2013. I have been making money monthly but nothing to brag about because I make six figure income outside of IM. I hope to eventually build enough momentum in IM so I can walk away from my other gig.

    It has been a great journey since I started. I learn about blogging, SEO, offline marketing and IM.

    One of my biggest problems, when I first started, is that I can't get my eyes off shiny objects. Therefore, I wasted ton on money and time.

    Now, I am a bit more focus as I have more clarity on my goal.

    I am new to WF. I look forward to interact with y'all going forward.
    Signature

    Confused with all the home-based business opportunity out there?
    I can help


    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126175].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Joe Russell
    I started in 1999, this month is actually my 15 year anniversary of making money online, I made the move to full time in 2001 when my affiliate income far exceeded my offline income. Today, I own an operate a successful company that has been pulling in 7 figure yearly profits consistently.

    Being a grade ten high school dropout I don't think I could have accomplished this in any other industry.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126238].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author KennChi
    Almost 3 years now.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126241].message }}
    • Profile picture of the author guitarizma
      Banned
      Since 2006. Went full time in 2009. Lost a lot, but learnt a lot in the process.
      {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126357].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author clever7
    Since 2006. I built my first website in 2007 and I created my first product then. However, I knew nothing about internet marketing…

    I started really learning IM since 2010, one year after joining the Warrior Forum. In the beginning I was only a tourist here. I also delayed to join the War Room because I thought that it was good only for webmasters.

    I had many adventures, and I spent a lot of money. Wish I had found this forum from the beginning, and wish I would be able to evaluate its efficiency from the first days.

    I was so ignorant that I couldn't understand the value of this forum even after finding it.

    On one hand, the fact that I was so ignorant was good because I was too self-confident. If I knew what I would have to deal with, I wouldn’t have the courage to begin…

    On the other hand, it would be better if I had studied internet marketing very well before building my websites, etc.

    I believe that before starting your own online business you have to be almost an internet marketing expert. Internet marketing is complicated and there is fierce competition online. This is a general rule.





    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126618].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author w13
    I've been in IM for 1 Year.. still need hard work,hard study, and hard pray..
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126712].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author XponentSYS
    Since 1998
    Signature
    "Hybrid Method" Gets 120,846 TARGETED VISITORS
    To Any Site in ANY NICHE!

    NOW FREE IN THE WAR ROOM! CLICK HERE!
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126731].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author ryanbiddulph
    About 5 years now...what a wild ride!
    Signature
    Ryan Biddulph inspires you to be a successful blogger with his courses, 100 plus eBooks, audio books and blog at Blogging From Paradise
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126752].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author fergab
    since 2012
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9126868].message }}
  • Over 10 years
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9127807].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author aronprins
    Good question! Ive been online since 1996 I believe, been doing IM since 2004... 10 years how. Time flies when you're having fun

    Cheers,
    Aron
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9127812].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Brent Stangel
    I'm in my seventh year online but was in the "snail mail" MMO business for many years before that. Sometimes I miss getting the mail and finding it full of checks and money orders. Email payment notifications (while still very cool) just don't compare.

    Brent
    Signature
    Get Off The Warrior Forum Now & Don't Come Back If You Want To Succeed!
    All The Real Marketers Are Gone. There's Nothing Left But Weak, Sniveling Wanna-Bees!
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9127839].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author brettb
    Also since 1999. It's much harder to launch a business these days - most niches are approaching saturation point, and everybody is creating and uploading content.

    Still, I've had a great career in website development, so I can't complain.
    Signature
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128504].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author ther
    Since 2011...
    First wasn't sure what I do. Just made some $ in first months so I decided to understand how it's working. I moved from "I don't know that I don't know" step to "I know I don't know". And I stay in this stage till now
    Signature
    MLMRotator.com - I Work For Your Success
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128658].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author ErinWalsh
    I've been in it for a couple of years now. My role now is to help other people become super affiliates.
    Signature

    Boost Software teamed up with Neverblue. They helped produce this new affiliate video.

    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128676].message }}
    • Profile picture of the author Devilfish168
      Originally Posted by ErinWalsh View Post

      I've been in it for a couple of years now. My role now is to help other people become super affiliates.
      so you are providing mentor / coach guidance?
      {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128741].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author LarryHaywood
    Over 11 years now... Now I concentrate on trying to show newbies and failing veterans the way the successful actually make money. But, many just don't seem to hear what I'm saying. Can't save em all!
    Signature

    Doing what everyone else is doing? You'll get the same results... 97% fail. Are you a sheep or a wolf? My team and I are changing the game. It's not as hard to make it online as you might think. Let's connect and see if we can help you.

    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128755].message }}
  • I've been in IM for 6 years and some months, of which 5 here on Warrior Forum.
    It was an adventure, with many great moments

    Thanks for letting me remember!
    See you soon,
    Alessandro
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128782].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author cstorino
    I've been in for about 8 years. In the beginning, I gave up about 30 times, haha, but I kept coming back! Learned a LOT from all that trial and error (and money lost) I can't stay away, I love it.
    Signature
    Free Traffic Generation Video Training! BIM Secrets Of Success
    Visit my IM Blog: My Six Figure Affiliates
    Take the tour: Click Me! Click Me!
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128819].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Randall Magwood
    So long that i'm embarrassed to admit when i started. It's all good though. I'm good.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9128832].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author beasty513
    So pretty much everyone here is at least over a year then....

    In some instances, 10+ years....
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9129314].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author faisalmaximus
    Wow, seeing some most experienced Internet Marketers, I am from 2007 means 7+ years in this field.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9129322].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author dougb
    4 years for me, still waiting to "Crack the Code" sort to speak. I'm not qquitting so things will get better
    Signature

    Learn IM for Free. Gain access to Information,Audio and Video Tutorials, Downloads and More
    The Newbie Marketing Center
    Follow my trek as I log the ups and downs of my marketing business.
    My Marketing Trek

    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[9129323].message }}

Trending Topics