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Forum: eCommerce Sites, Wholesaling & Drop Shipping 16th June 2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 431
Posted By Danielm
ChannelAdvisor for Ecommerce site?

Working with someone who has an Ecommerce site, most of their traffic is via PPC. They had a good month or two here and there but mostly now it seems that sales are down quite a bit. Someone else in...
Forum: Website Design 25th April 2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 471
Posted By Danielm
WP backup and cloning on Network Solutions

So I've been using WP Twin for years, no problems, great for backup any time I made changes, upgrades, etc.

Today a client changed their hosting to Network Solutions and wanted their website...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th April 2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By Danielm
Re: Extending the range of Google+ local / Places

Helpful, yes. So I'm on the right track with the landing pages, was hoping there was a tweak to our google+ local just to extend the range a little bit though. The major city that is nearby is a big...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd April 2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By Danielm
Re: Extending the range of Google+ local / Places

Forgot to put in there too, there are a good amount of citations, more than the other places that are listed too from what I checked.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd April 2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By Danielm
Extending the range of Google+ local / Places

I'm working with a local retail business, they've got a huge shop and pull people from pretty far away. Their google places page only shows in their town. The towns here are really small, so if you...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 14th January 2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,407
Posted By Danielm
Re: Lime Cellular vs Wrecking Ball SMS

Wrecking Ball SMS Monthly (http://www.wreckingballsms.com/wbsms/)
Forum: Mobile Marketing 18th October 2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 23,595
Posted By Danielm
Re: The best white/private label sms platforms...

From what I understand they are referring to the viral sharing component. Basically you can setup campaigns where someone gets the initial message, then the offer to share their unique code with X...
Forum: Warrior Special Offers 18th August 2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 240,687
Posted By Danielm
Re: Mike Lantz: First Ever 'Video Marketing Platform' Makes Video 'Players' Obsolete...

Asked before but didn't see any answer. Can we make logo overlays and links to buy in the youtube hosted versions or only the WP ones?
Forum: Warrior Special Offers 18th August 2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 240,687
Posted By Danielm
Re: Mike Lantz: First Ever 'Video Marketing Platform' Makes Video 'Players' Obsolete...

Maybe I missed it, but is there an example of a youtube hosted video with the overlay, buy buttons, etc?

Also, what are the OTOs?
Forum: Mobile Marketing 4th August 2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 912
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS Conversion Rates

I didn't miss that. You just never stated whether you bought a list and are going to just spam them, if they are people that opted in to a flyer, a radio commercial, via some other promotion, etc....
Forum: Mobile Marketing 4th August 2012, 08:29 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,071
Posted By Danielm
Re: any done sms marketing for restaurants?

To be fair, are you basing all of this from one guy's opinion, in one market? Lots of people do setup fees, lots of people don't do free trials. Just because one guy knows how much hosting costs...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 4th August 2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 912
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS Conversion Rates

There really isn't a way that I'm aware of to know that ahead of time. We don't know your market, the people that opted in, the offer you are sending them, the timing of it, urgency, etc.

If...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 26th July 2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 947
Posted By Danielm
Re: Having a main website whilst selling mobile websites?

Think of it this way, if you are going to sell mobile websites to businesses... then you'll have a business. Whether you are just reselling another service or not is irrelevant, you are still...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 26th July 2012, 07:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,176
Posted By Danielm
Re: Whitelabel SMS Providers are not created equal - review

Royal Mobile is just a reseller for another company. I know a warrior runs it so I won't leave too much detail but lets just say he's already checked them out.
Forum: Mobile Marketing 24th July 2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,176
Posted By Danielm
Re: Whitelabel SMS Providers

Hi, Just wondering what type of clients are you servicing that you are using way more than 5 keywords on average per client? Not saying you are right or wrong, just wondering how you are using them.
Forum: Mobile Marketing 12th July 2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS for a hair salon?

My original suggestion / plan was to find out what he considered the "average" time between haircuts, for easy math if we say it is 8 weeks. Then at 5.5-6 weeks after they entered the contest to win...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 12th July 2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS for a hair salon?

It does, thanks, I know he doesn't want to segment per stylist though. He has 2 salons, across the street from each other and even getting it split between those 2 wasn't something he was very...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 12th July 2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS for a hair salon?

I know people always say that, but do you really want to message a couple hundred people every time there is an opening? I'd think the complaints and unsubscribes would be through the roof.
Forum: Mobile Marketing 12th July 2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS for a hair salon?

The owner said he'd have no problem throwing out a 50 dollar gift card. I'm opting for a "win your haircut free today by texting x to x" sort of thing, max 50 dollars. That way it'll most likely be...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 12th July 2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS for a hair salon?

Thanks for the ideas, not sure how to give them extra privileges when visiting, I'd have to ask the owner if he has anything in mind. He's willing to run a contest for the signups so hopefully he...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 11th July 2012, 07:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,433
Posted By Danielm
Re: Restaurant SMS notification system

They might have been talking about the wrecking ball sms system, it does that. It isn't for telling waiters when the food is ready to be picked up but in busy places where they might already use or...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th July 2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,193
Posted By Danielm
Re: Should I trust this guy???

I would just tell him, "it will be $x for the redesign you are talking about, since you mentioned referrals I'd gladly pay you $x for each referral you send over and you'll have your whole redesign...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 10th July 2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Danielm
SMS for a hair salon?

I had a meeting today with the owner of a pretty successful hair salon near me. I have gone there for awhile and told the owner that I wanted to expand my market and customize my text messaging...
Forum: Offline Marketing 9th July 2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 665
Posted By Danielm
Re: How Do Convince My Prospect To Host With Me?

I really don't have a hard rule that they HAVE to host with me, if they already have hosting and it works fine for them I'm not going to battle them to move it over with me. For new sites I tell them...
Forum: Offline Marketing 5th July 2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,084
Posted By Danielm
Re: Toll free number that redirects to your number?

Another vote for a twilio toll free number forwarded, I do the same. As Bob mentioned above, you don't need openvbx for this, just a line from a twimlet in your twilio settings and it works.
Forum: Mobile Marketing 2nd July 2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,890
Posted By Danielm
Re: Responsive or mobile website?

I'd consider what they have now. If they have a nice website already but just either doesn't work on a mobile phone (flash) or the sizing is whacky then they might be less likely to want to redo the...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 22nd June 2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,111
Posted By Danielm
Re: Selling SMS locally?

Thanks, Rob, I actually started doing that within the last week but I've been printing them out and mailing them to the store in a hand addressed envelope. No replies back but the last batch only...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 22nd June 2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,111
Posted By Danielm
Re: Selling SMS locally?

I assumed you meant a priority/express/fedex envelope but instead of paying to ship it to just drop it off in that vs a regular envelope. I'm surely not going to dress up like a delivery person and...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 21st June 2012, 02:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,111
Posted By Danielm
Selling SMS locally?

So, I have a nice SMS system setup, all kinds of awesome features and I know it would be great for lots of different niches, my step now is actually getting it into the hands of business owners......
Forum: Mobile Marketing 7th June 2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,786
Posted By Danielm
Re: Looking for mobile marketing website template

You should make up your own site for this. Just taking someone else's template with all their copy about THEIR services doesn't help you all that much. Like Will said above, pick a template/style...
Forum: Offline Marketing 31st May 2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 606
Posted By Danielm
Re: Good wordpress theme for web developer or internet marketer required

There really isn't a web developer standard theme, probably lots of packages people will sell you so that you can look like every other one though. If you want to use WP then as the earlier poster...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 16th May 2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,941
Posted By Danielm
Re: Selling Mobile Website vs SMS on Initial Contact

I think it depends on the type of business you want to target on how easily they can see a return on the investment. For example a restaurant will more easily see the draw in sending instant...
Forum: Offline Marketing 3rd May 2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,688
Posted By Danielm
Re: STORAGE AUCTIONS! $1,600 Unit!

My wife and I hit up a few auctions years ago before the TV shows started and caused the prices to go even higher and drive even more people to them. Results were all over the place, lower end areas...
Forum: Offline Marketing 1st May 2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By Danielm
Re: making a new site for an old client, help

Is the site more or less complicated than his last one? You really can offer whatever you want, if it is around the same level of work I'd give him a discount in the same way I'd reward a referral...
Forum: Website Design 1st May 2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 310
Posted By Danielm
Mininimum order requirements for WP cart?

I have a designer working on a WP site for a client. The client asked for minimum order requirements, ex. min. 3 dozen of any variety of products in the cart to checkout.

Not sure how to...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 19th April 2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Danielm
Re: Customer Front End + Twilio: Does one exist?

Right, if you remove all branding and change the directory names that WP uses I don't think it would be obvious at all that you are using WP, especially to a client.
Forum: Mobile Marketing 19th April 2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,573
Posted By Danielm
Re: Customer Front End + Twilio: Does one exist?

Look up white label branding plugins for wordpress. You should be able to brand the screens as your own and restrict their views to only the SMS plugin.
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 18th April 2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,639
Posted By Danielm
Re: DreamHost reviews anyone? Leaving bluehost

I've used asmallorange.com for many years and they've always been really solid with great support. Worth checking them out for sure.
Forum: Mobile Marketing 18th April 2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 387
Views: 67,074
Posted By Danielm
Re: How I am making $ with Mobile Marketing

Totally does, thank you. So you might not really have 30 days of deals booked consistently after the first 30 businesses that put up the fliers and signed up with you. As time goes on some of them...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 18th April 2012, 11:38 AM
Replies: 387
Views: 67,074
Posted By Danielm
Re: How I am making $ with Mobile Marketing

Awesome info, Mobuzz!

Quick questions. About the offer for the free mailing to the deals list for the businesses that are signing up. You mail them once to help them build the list as part of the...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 12th April 2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,142
Posted By Danielm
Re: $50 SMS Service one time payment?? Opinions wanted

I can barely even understand the description, I'll pass. Maybe it's just a mobile front end to that twitter sms thing people were talking about before. Either way I wouldn't trust putting a business...
Forum: Website Design 28th March 2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By Danielm
Re: WP Imbed another web page inside my page?

Awesome, I thought it might be an iframe but I've never used them, I'll dig into it today.
Forum: Website Design 28th March 2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 379
Posted By Danielm
WP Imbed another web page inside my page?

Hopefully this makes sense. I have a url from icontact where my newsletters are being archived. I'd like to have this displayed on my wordpress website.

How would I go about framing that other...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 17th March 2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 596
Posted By Danielm
Re: 6 month sandbox?

Sadly the SEO guy isn't my choice, just someone I need to talk with while doing the design. Thank you for all the input.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th March 2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 596
Posted By Danielm
Re: 6 month sandbox?

OK thanks again gang.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th March 2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 596
Posted By Danielm
6 month sandbox?

Hi all,
SEO isn't really my strong suit so I figured I'd ask in here. I talked to someone today that works for an SEO company, we were discussing a new domain name, maybe a month old.

He said...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 9th March 2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,092
Posted By Danielm
Re: Justifying Recurring Monthly Charges

What Hypetext said, if you are providing a service there is a fee for that. If they are using text messages and you pay for it, they should pay. If you build the website and host it, they pay, if you...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 28th February 2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,807
Posted By Danielm
Re: SMS Marketing: Numbers

It depends, if you tell most people that you have a service which costs them 200 or 300 but they'll make 1000 extra every month, that isn't really a bad thing. I'd make investments like that all day...
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th February 2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,618
Posted By Danielm
Re: How to avoid "meeting" with potential clients?

As for others pointing out the time issue. Just tell the client you have X amount of time. If you sit down and say, "OK, I've got just about 45 minutes blocked off so let me ask you some questions so...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 21st February 2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By Danielm
Re: How to improve SMS conversions and make some extra cash in the process...

What % of people wouldn't be able to get the coupon because of a lack of smart phone vs everyone being able to get the message normally?
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th February 2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By Danielm
Re: Should I Bypass the techies?

Wouldn't you have to deal with their people eventually to fix the security holes or are you expecting them to just hand you the login info and never question what you are doing?
Forum: Mobile Marketing 14th February 2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,064
Posted By Danielm
Re: Avid Mobile or Lime Cellular?

Maybe the pricing I looked at was different, I was quoted 119/month for Avid, including appointment reminder module and 3500 messages monthly with 1.9 cents per message after up to 25k then it goes...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 14th February 2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,211
Posted By Danielm
Re: .mobi or .com? Launching New Mobile Design Company

Depends on what kind of account you are talking about. If you have setup an affiliate link without being a paying customer than it might be against that company's TOS. But, if you buy a reseller...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 14th February 2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 21,064
Posted By Danielm
Re: Avid Mobile or Lime Cellular?

It would probably help if you specified what you'd be using the system for and what is most important to you. I just started under Avid so I don't yet have the experience to really tell you a lot but...
Forum: Offline Marketing 9th February 2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,128
Posted By Danielm
Re: Poll: Do you know anyone who actually uses QR codes

My only experience with them, outside of my own I do use them. I set one up at a store, scan, like our FB page, and take 10% off any single item, its clearly marked right up at the check out area....
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th January 2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,156
Posted By Danielm
Re: Unscrupulous Cold Calling... Business Ethics?

Exactly, how about when he says, "oh, you are nearby, great! Swing by here so we can talk about it and I can pay you!" ... oh, you lied, click!
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