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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd December 2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 388
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Is this "Bait And Switch"?

We all do this in some areas of life I suppose, so don't take this hard, but this is a totally self defeating approach. You are seeing problems that aren't there, and creating them; picking an uphill...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th December 2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,673
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: whats the best way to make some money online, with limited budget??

You're asking far too broad a question, and predictably, you got a bunch of responses from people who think what is right for them must be the "best way" for you as well. Ask better questions to get...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th August 2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 130
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Do People Care About Guarantees?

Almost everyone has doubts about new products and products from unknown vendors, so a guarantee doesn't suggest new fears; rather it addresses existing ones. Pretending the omnipresent new buyer...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th June 2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 403
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Marketing cliches don't make good posts

Good thoughts. I'd just like to add that a penny saved is a penny earned, but it's still just a penny, so let's not get too hung up about it, lest we fail to see the forest for the trees, and please...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 12th March 2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,025
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: OMG Machines Review - Don't Buy This

Is this for real? That is a really shocking, aggressive, abusive response to a request for a refund. This is a classic case of projection; the attitude was all coming from Mike, not the guy asking...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 25th February 2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,072
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: What are the best Website Builders...?

Good point-a year is long enough to pick already! ;)

My point wasn't any big revelation, just that there are pros and cons to anything, and shopping around doesn't seem silly at all to me. But...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 19th February 2016, 05:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,072
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: What are the best Website Builders...?

Your enthusiasm is understandable; clickfunnels is an excellent product, but a very specialized one. It isn't remotely silly or irrelevant to consider other products depending on one's purposes and...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 6th February 2016, 08:03 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,185
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Best Mentoring program/mentors? (RJ?)

Seriously, you took the complaints at face value, and then declared you still stand behind the person? You need to drastically raise the standards that need to be met for someone to earn your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th January 2016, 08:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 773
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Does anyone know of a done for you funnel service?

Its nice of you to help her, but I think its much too early to be talking about advising her on how to spend that much money. I think you and she should refrain from divulging her budget up front;...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 21st November 2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,256
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Suffered far too long..

Well, if we're to avoid jumping to conclusions, we must admit that we don't know what form help will take, nor what help he will respond to, nor whether, failing due diligence, which he probably...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 872
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Does Affiliate Marketing Work?

I know I'm only echoing what Discrat said, but this impresses me as a very wise and mature response to criticism that, while true, was pretty pointed and harsh, and would have been hard to handle for...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd November 2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,127
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Is this affiliate landing page too UGLY to promote?

It is admirable that you want people to be ultra-responsible to their prospects, but this isn't practical advice in many cases.

If one takes part in a new product launch, the advice is...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st October 2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,728
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: what is the best skill to make money online

You have to ask a better question, or you're just wasting your time. If people take your question at face value, and answer it, all you're getting is what's right for them, and there are hundreds if...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st October 2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,289
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: When Should I Register a Domain?

I hope you're just making fun of how irrelevant you think the forum is, by asking a particularly irrelevant question. If this is a serious question, then I can only hope you're 12 years old or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th June 2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,321
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: How many post before Google love your blog?

Come on mods; this is a disaster! The cat has found the canary; I repeat: THE CAT HAS FOUND THE CANARY!

Please send in the swat team, and get that cat before the dream is dead for all!
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 31st March 2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,491
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Any hosting better than HostGator?

Methinks thou dost protest too much. If anyone has an unjustified ax to grind, it seems to me far more likely to be the one who simply dismisses every bad thing said on the WF about Hostgator, and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th January 2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,027
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: What is the FIRST Rule of Internet Marketing???

Nice one! ;)

Perhaps the second rule, is "this has all been a dream, just quietly let it go, and when you wake up, you will no longer be troubled by foolish thoughts of competing with me."
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 17th June 2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 24,015
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Rent-a-serp sounds great... but...

Oh boo hoo; everyone is "ganging up on them because of a previous failure". Poor babies. They got "ganged up on", because they tried so hard, but failed.

Except that is utter BS; they didn't try...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 15th June 2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 24,015
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Rent-a-serp sounds great... but...

Come on people; why are you even wasting your time seriously considering this? Ever heard the expression "fool me once; shame on you; fool me twice; shame on me"?

The very first post in this...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 15th May 2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 81,929
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Amazing Selling Machine – Anyone Else Had Problems Getting a Refund?

No I wasn't exaggerating, and I do avoid buying anything produced in China; I'm not perfect and don't always check every product, or ingredient, but that is no reason to throw up my hands and say it...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th May 2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: VoiceBroadcasting message: is this one legal?

Always a bad idea asking for legal advice from the "school of somebody said so". But here is my non-expert opinion: you're right in thinking you need an opt-out option; "press [whatever number] to be...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th May 2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 704
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Offering Free Shipping To Get A Video Reviewed

Always good stuff from you Claude; not only is it an excellent and intriguing idea; your critique of the way they handled you live is spot on. The rep couldn't have said anything much worse; almost...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th May 2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,155
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: How I made $600 in one week using offline marketing

Show us where the people calling bs on this story fell all over themselves to post great reviews for WSOs they didn't try. Show some evidence any of them tried to ban anyone who disagreed with them....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th May 2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,871
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Do You Think It Is Fair That the Forum Deletes Your Threads Without Even Giving a Backup?

While I can understand the frustration you're feeling, imo, you made a serious mistake and set a bad tone with the title of the thread.

You don't really have grounds to complain about the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th May 2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 927
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: why are many of you guys obsessed with

Sure, advertising is pointless, and relying on more than 3-4 clients for your income is silly; much better to have an income that will be cut by 2/3 if you lose 2 clients. Social media never works....
Forum: Mind Warriors 30th April 2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,090
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: How To Survive Being A Nice Person ... and Succeed in 2014

I don't really agree with the generalizations about what people think about "nice". But there is a huge gulf between nice and pushover, so of course, we should avoid being the latter.

To me, the...
Forum: Offline Marketing 14th April 2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,697
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: I've Done Everything Humanly Possible, But Yet...

I don't know what "fear driven market share" means, but I liked your post, so I Googled the phrase (in quotes of course), and got back one result....you guessed it; this thread. Hehehe...um, would...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 21st February 2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,268
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Cheap standby virtual assistants?

If you really need someone you can count on at a moments' notice, I would suggest looking into hiring an employee of your own instead of paying a middle man VA service. If you're not open to that,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th February 2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,467
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: I want to quite a job for my IM career. Need your Advice !

Look at the facts:

1) The OP is making 7.5x the income doing what s/he really wants to do, using one of the more stable and secure business models for a one person online entrepreneur: multiple...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th February 2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,491
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Best Website Ideas To Make Money?

Nitpicking means picking on incorrect details of how something was said, while missing the larger point that was clearly meant. You're the one who did that, in order to defend a well intended but...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th February 2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,467
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: I want to quite a job for my IM career. Need your Advice !

These are normally very good and prudent questions, but dude come on!

In the first post we learned the person already has 7.5 times the income from the business as from the job, and has been...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th February 2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,887
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: How do I write articles WITHOUT plagiarizing?

John is right; this is not writing at all. It's as if you mistook the thread title for "How do I cheat at writing without getting caught."
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th February 2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,887
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: How do I write articles WITHOUT plagiarizing?

Dan Kennedy has said he doubts he has ever had an original idea; there is very little entirely new and groundbreaking content anywhere when it comes to non-fiction, and even fiction has endless...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th January 2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,510
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: re jVZoo refusals

That is exactly the point. But the phenomenon is understandable given the very low barrier to entry; anyone can whip up a product and sales page saying anything they like to get some sales, and then...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th January 2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,518
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Sending Lumpy Mail

So are you hacking into all the security cameras to watch them all open their mail? Or do you just speak to 100% of the recipients to know that? Sorry; I couldn't resist. You probably do get 100%...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th January 2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,518
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Sending Lumpy Mail

I'm sure you mean well, but I have to strongly disagree with this advice.

So far it looks like he went ahead and spent the money, with no results yet. While I agree with others who say he should...
Forum: Copywriting 22nd December 2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,843
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Quit my job to pursue this, no views and no sales.

Websites like yours scream "low quality" and "scam" on several scores. The "Pick Up Girls" niche might be a hungry one, but it's also one with a well deserved reputation as a scam niche.

It's also...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th December 2013, 07:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 622
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: To all internet marketers

That monitor is from the stone age, back when we still had to write down directions from Google maps instead of having the smart phone tell us where to turn. It's hard to believe we were actually...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd December 2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,197
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: So I have a Space Ship for $21k. How do I market this?

All the posts advising you to lower the price were just as much "actual advice" as the posts with advice you enjoyed hearing. A lot of Warriors are getting a bit fed up with people who start advice...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th November 2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,877
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: What to sell to Christians?

Someone was already selling books before Amazon, talk shows before Oprah, rock 'n roll before the Beatles...you get where I'm going.

Most likely, anything you can think of that your market will...
Forum: Offline Marketing 25th November 2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,720
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: "Deleted" a client's Youtube video due to non-payment... then this happened.

Nice story; what do you think the lessons are? You said you did lots of stuff wrong, but I bet it would help you to think through specifically what you'd like to do differently. For example, do you...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd November 2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 6,457
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: I Am Giving Up

I appreciate that you are being kind and trying to help, but I have to mention that I strongly disagree with this part of your post. I think it is extremely terrible advice, and a good recipe for...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th November 2013, 11:46 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 6,457
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: I Am Giving Up

Did you know 2 is the perfect number of posts? I suggest you don't ruin it by making a third.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 626
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Why it is not always good to Post your Blog here to get advice on it.............

I agree, but there's the rub; a lot of people (perhaps most) asking for advice probably don't have a way to distinguish a good suggestion from a bad one, which I think was the main cause of confusion...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th November 2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 434
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Upsells in a free report?

I have to disagree with you. I can't prove it without a test, so everyone, as always is free to ignore yet another untested opinion, but I won't ever be testing the theory that more profits might...
Forum: Offline Marketing 9th November 2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 595
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: How To Pass On Bad News To A Client

Wise words Ewen,

It is a skill in itself, dealing with people's emotions, and it sounds like you have a great handle on it. Your story is a great example of earning the clients' trust, far...
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th November 2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,576
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: My Lumpy Mail Piece

Just to be clear, the reason I mentioned it had nothing to do with wit.

I also should clarify that I too am just getting started with lumpy mail, after having read about it, so I am not claiming...
Forum: Offline Marketing 3rd November 2013, 03:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,576
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: My Lumpy Mail Piece

That message needs to be altered to make a connection conceptually with the item. Right now there's nothing connecting them.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th October 2013, 01:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,284
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: The Malware Warnings

As far as I know, Oprah still gives the WF two thumbs up as well.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th October 2013, 03:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,127
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Procrastination Is Not Laziness.

WTF? This isn't a place for you to spout your mean spirited demonstrations of political ignorance.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th October 2013, 12:20 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 898
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: My First internet success!

Nobody is likely to laugh at you in here; this is what the forum is all about, and you just gave hope to a lot of desperate people, so good on you for sharing!

You know, there's a video of John...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th October 2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 947
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Reputation Extortion Businesses?

They apparently care enough to make it worthwhile. "Ripoff Report" is a fantastic name in my opinion, and probably appeals to folks like me who grew up with a subscription to Consumer Reports and was...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th August 2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,618
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Website threatened with legal action

LOL!!!! This has to be the funniest legal advice I've ever seen! We should all save a bundle on attorney's fees now that we know the secret!
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th July 2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,656
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Step by Step: a Quick $750

Nobody is saying (as you seem to be snidely implying), that anyone suffers horribly from the annoyance of unwanted solicitation calls, but the law is the law, and obviously this one doesn't get...
Forum: Mind Warriors 17th July 2013, 01:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 957
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Why so much hate?

I agree with your last statement, and applaud the mental flexibility on your part to acknowledge; it isn't as bad as you thought. Particularly if your example is really what you would call hating;...
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th July 2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,656
Posted By Greg guitar
Re: Step by Step: a Quick $750

Yes the banksters who defrauded people on a scale unprecedented in the history of the world, and got away with it (not one arrest, and all the players still playing with everyone's money), had...
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