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Forum: Mind Warriors 28th February 2024, 04:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 765
Posted By savidge4
Re: Warriors want money...

To be honest... Im not sure I can tell you my WHY? And if it is there it will be something esoteric like building community or something - IE some left field stuff, that wouldnt apply to most.
...
Forum: Copywriting 28th February 2024, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Re: Do you need talent?

Yea, you do need talent and heaps of it. I remember the midwife saying to my mom, "My goodness, what a great Ad Steve just wrote - you should call him "Steve The Copywriter."

(The above was for...
Forum: Copywriting 26th February 2024, 07:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By Kay King
Re: Do you need talent?

I have multiple 'swipe files' - most of them simple a copy/paste of a 'turn of phrase' or an idea that made me go 'wow, wish I'd written that'.



One from just yesterday is a line from a book...
Forum: Copywriting 26th February 2024, 12:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By Monetize
Re: Do you need talent?

I saw a Dan Kennedy YouTube video where he said he keeps
a bunch of swipe files for future reference.

That is something that everyone who writes any type of copy
should do.

I think it was...
Forum: Copywriting 25th February 2024, 12:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By Kay King
Re: Do you need talent?

I have never met an author who was not also a voracious reader. If you don't have some talent it will be much harder to write great copy...or even passable copy.


The talents go beyond crafting...
Forum: Copywriting 25th February 2024, 06:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By max5ty
Re: Do you need talent?

I do think it takes talent to be a 'great' Copywriter.

Thousands have bought the same Copywriting Course...thousands have sat under mentors to learn Copywriting...

only a few become 'great'
...
Forum: Mind Warriors 24th February 2024, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By anton433
Re: It's all in your head ??

That quote by McConaughey is almost identical to a famous quote by Mark Twain: "I've had a lot of worries in my life, most of which never happened."

Also, Seneca said: "There are more things,...
Forum: Mind Warriors 24th February 2024, 01:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 285
Posted By GordonJ
What would Claude do?

I was reading my Kindle, first read Claude's UNFAIR ADVANTAGE and then LOCAL ADVERTISING, which is where this idea came from.

When in a slump, or rut, or no time, JUST DO ONE PUSHUP.

Too...
Forum: Mind Warriors 24th February 2024, 11:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 285
Posted By GordonJ
Those who don't snicker (or milky way even)

And, there are thousands who DON'T snicker, who would PAY you for your expertise on how to do it, maybe just make a cell phone video of an hour or two of you doing it...WHAM, 97 DOLLAR product....
Forum: Mind Warriors 24th February 2024, 10:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 285
Posted By Kay King
Re: It's Not Important What You Do ...

discrat-

When I learned what you 'do' - I thought it was impressive that you figured out a way to make those businesses work FOR you! You choose your territory and your hours - I would never...
Forum: Copywriting 24th February 2024, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By art72
Re: Do you need talent?

At the core... be a well-versed communicator. For some they possess a triple-threat as they can speak, write, and visually embody great communication skills... others may have a face for radio, a...
Forum: Mind Warriors 23rd February 2024, 10:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 285
Posted By discrat
Re: It's Not Important What You Do ...

Couldn't agree with you more, Jonathan!

I know people kind of snicker when I say I run my own food delivery business and find out it's "only" DoorDash and Uber Eats.

But I take pride in it...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 23rd February 2024, 07:38 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 2,471
Posted By discrat
Re: Must Watch Prime, Netflix, HBO Max, Disney+, Starz, Hulu, and ESPN+

Claude this is right up your alley...
Nightstalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer.
It's a 4 episode series on Netflix.

I just watched the first episode today. And it was riveting. Claude ( like...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 20th February 2024, 11:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 178
Posted By Dan Riffle
Re: Headbanging horse rocks out to heavy metal music

I'm doing that just reading your post.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th February 2024, 04:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 68
Posted By art72
Re: tell me way to safeguard domain, I want to start domain buying some bulk domain but scare of ste

More importantly, BEWARE of those who contact you - "claiming" to be a broker for someone interested in buying multiple domains at once... I almost learned this lesson the hard way and someone here...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 20th February 2024, 02:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 178
Posted By Princess Balestra
Re: Headbanging horse rocks out to heavy metal music

[QUOTE=Claude Whitacre;11785806]
I've seen cows play with inflated balls. /QUOTE]

Yeah, for sure I done that — but I would nevah describe musself as a cow.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 20th February 2024, 11:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 178
Posted By DWolfe
Re: Headbanging horse rocks out to heavy metal music

Not arguing with anyone here, kind of interesting in each of your different opinions.
If I whistle different tunes while out of site from my Cockatiel, it reacts differently to each tune. So are...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th February 2024, 10:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 68
Posted By Monetize
Re: tell me way to safeguard domain, I want to start domain buying some bulk domain but scare of ste

I have had domains for twenty years and this has never
been an issue.

Typically, you lock the domains in your account and they
cannot be transferred without your involvement.

You might,...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 19th February 2024, 05:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 178
Posted By lanfear63
Re: Headbanging horse rocks out to heavy metal music

If you jumped of Riffle they would would give you a Russian name: "Slobberdan"

Well, in was interesting to hear that the horse quit bobbing as soon as they switched to country and western,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th February 2024, 01:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 280
Posted By Princess Balestra
Re: List building

Did you know Cap'n Anodyne rocks out on evry single funnel an' promo plan gowin'?

He taps BRUNSON, MILLER, ROBBINS ... EVIN SATAN!

Prahblem is, he paler than vanillah like he been shafted in...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th February 2024, 10:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 280
Posted By GordonJ
Why do they OPT IN?

What is the reason they choose to opt in? What's in it for them?

Giving up an email takes a reason, what reason do they have to even do that?

We always offer a FREE something to get the...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th February 2024, 07:15 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,077
Posted By discrat
Re: Do You Look Your Age?

You look about 45 in that photo
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th February 2024, 03:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 178
Posted By lanfear63
Re: Headbanging horse rocks out to heavy metal music

Your such an old nag.

Parrots and budgies bop around to musical beats, plenty of example video's around to show that and it looks like they are are really enjoying themselves and food is always on...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th February 2024, 03:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 178
Posted By Monetize
Re: Headbanging horse rocks out to heavy metal music

IDK whether Pretty is rocking to the beats or displaying signs of irritation.

But I am a worrywart and I wouldn't want my horse hitting her head against
that metal gate, so I would not play the...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th February 2024, 02:42 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,077
Posted By discrat
Re: Do You Look Your Age?

Also do you fall into mode of thinking
" I look better in person than I do in a photo"??

Lots of people do. But I sincerely think some people do look better in person. Some worse. One of my good...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 18th February 2024, 02:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 178
Posted By Kay King
Re: Headbanging horse rocks out to heavy metal music

It is possible the horse liked that beat...I've seen stranger things with animals.
Forum: Mind Warriors 15th February 2024, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 201
Posted By Jonathan 2.0
Re: If you are to switch careers with someone here

Don't be so mean to yourself. : P
Forum: Mind Warriors 15th February 2024, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 201
Posted By discrat
Re: If you are to switch careers with someone here

A world renowned salesman/marketer/author who just happens to be an expert in retail vacuums wouldn't be a bad gig at all, imho
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th February 2024, 04:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 137
Posted By Dr Dan
Re: How can I increase the number of affiliates?

The easiest way to attract affiliates is for you to do something for them first. When I first started out I would reach out to the affiliates and ask them if I could do anything to help them first. I...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 15th February 2024, 01:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 159
Posted By discrat
Re: Do you celebrate Valentine's day

Me and wifey had a lovely meal at a place called Cheddars. We decided to skip the evening rush and went at 12 noon. Other than that I gave cards to my wife and daughters as well as flowers and gift...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th February 2024, 02:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 403
Posted By GordonJ
OPINION: Ideal recurring income model in IM.

First, I am biased. We've published for 24 years straight now, one of the longest running solely owned sites online. Warrior Forum is about the same age, but it was sold by the lone proprietor to an...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th February 2024, 11:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 280
Posted By savidge4
Re: List building

I would say 2 times a day "pitching" an offer is a bit over kill.

The fact they Opted In means they are interested, so a constant barrage of buy buy buy, will probably not get your intended...
Forum: Copywriting 31st January 2024, 03:59 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 873
Posted By GordonJ
Which TOP marketers told you to use humor?

I don't know of any real successful TOP marketers who instruct in the use of humor.

Getting people to part with money is serious business. Get off the dog.

If you are in Western NY, Buffalo...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 30th January 2024, 11:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 301
Posted By Frank Donovan
Re: Sometimes you just gotta laugh at yourself...

No mainstream channel would touch it today, but the original TDUDP series did show up last year on a cable channel here - even the early black & white episodes. They hold up surprisingly well.

I...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th January 2024, 08:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 245
Posted By Kay King
Re: Gift Swapping?

Sorry - but that's silly. He was giving you advice and if he didn't want to tell you something, he wouldn't. Never hurts to ASK.


Are you certain he said 'gift swapping' and not 'link swapping'?
Forum: Copywriting 28th January 2024, 09:23 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 873
Posted By Kay King
Re: Funny Snow Removal Flyer... I need help coming up with headline/body copy

In my view - you are trying too hard to be funny. In a heavy snowstorm, homeowners want to know 'how soon and how much'.



Storms are forecast days in advance - why wait till 5 hrs before snow...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 26th January 2024, 10:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 301
Posted By discrat
Sometimes you just gotta laugh at yourself...

Anymore these days people seem to be supersensitive and get bent out of shape over the smallest slight or making fun of.

With social media, it gets magnified that much more. The fact is our...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th January 2024, 08:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 345
Posted By Jason Kanigan
Re: Difficult problems with headlines

use the "quote" button so people can see who you're replying to :-)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th January 2024, 06:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 345
Posted By Monetize
Re: Difficult problems with headlines

You have to keep prompting ChatGPT for whatever it is that
you are trying to achieve. You can tell it things like "improve"
or "more" or "make it more persuasive" or write for your target
market...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 15th January 2024, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 122
Posted By Ken Leatherman
Won A Dell Notebook From Walmart

Big surprise for me yesterday, I took a shot and won a Dell Notebook yesterday from Walmart.

It seems Dell did some bad advertising and given a huge fine. Since it was national advertising it was...
Forum: Mind Warriors 13th January 2024, 08:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 349
Posted By Kay King
Re: Do you believe this??

I wouldn't 'try to tell them' or spend much time observing them....they don't affect my attitude or happiness in the least.


I usually ignore everyone around me in a grocery or a walmart, etcc -...
Forum: Mind Warriors 11th January 2024, 05:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 349
Posted By discrat
Do you believe this??

That joy and happiness is determined by 95% mindset and 5% circumstance??

What do you think ?? Yeah or nay ??
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10th January 2024, 11:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By yaji
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

Happy Birthday, Claude
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th January 2024, 09:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 345
Posted By writeaway
Re: Difficult problems with headlines

Take a look at what your competitors are doing

Certain patterns should jump out at you

START THERE
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th January 2024, 10:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 345
Posted By max5ty
Re: Difficult problems with headlines

There are a ton of ways to write a headline.

My advice to someone starting is to simply make the biggest promise you can in the headline.

'I promise if you try xyz, your back pain will be gone...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th January 2024, 09:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 345
Posted By Jason Kanigan
Re: Difficult problems with headlines

We have a Copywriting subform and I recommend you post there.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th January 2024, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 345
Posted By GordonJ
Simple formula:

Hey You, HERE...Your life gets better THERE. Here's how to get THERE:

And you are welcome.

GordonJ
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th January 2024, 04:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By discrat
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

69 years old ? Well my Mom who is 89 considers anyone under 80 as a baby. So Claude you still have a ways to go and the best years are still ahead for you, young man :)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th January 2024, 11:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By DWolfe
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

Happy Birthday, Claude, hope you enjoyed the day.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th January 2024, 08:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By art72
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

Happy Birthday! - may it not suck as good as the vacuums you sell brother! :)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th January 2024, 08:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By Frank Donovan
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

Happy Birthday, Claude. As long as your age keeps ahead of your waist size, you're doing OK.




Thanks. Now that vision of Claude attempting a handstand just won't go away.. :mad:
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th January 2024, 08:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By Dan Riffle
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

I fear my birthday insult went unnoticed...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th January 2024, 06:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By laurencewins
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

Happy Birthday Claude. I think that the older you get, the less they seem to mean, but at least you got to see another one. :)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th January 2024, 04:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By lanfear63
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

I forgot, here's your card and hope it redresses the balance on Dan's niceness.

https://bmacards.com/pY1Ts8

What a nasty cat
Forum: Off Topic Forum 6th January 2024, 10:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By discrat
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

String him up by his "pun-y" arse. ;)
Forum: Off Topic Forum 6th January 2024, 10:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 229
Posted By discrat
Re: Happy Birthday, Claude

Yaaaaay for Claude :)
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