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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd July 2012, 06:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Is "review" a good buying keyword for a pair of shoes?

Without seeing your website or the merchant's page, it could be a price thing. People like to shop around for the cheapest price. You may want to look at listing a number of websites comparing prices...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd July 2012, 06:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,025
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Need Aussie Internet Provider Recommendation (Based in Melbourne)

I'm with Telstra (Cable which is extremely quick coming from ADSL2). I had Virgin Wireless which was absolute rubbish. I had to wait one hour just to get someone to activate my account! My wife went...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st July 2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,915
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Buying from aliexpress, alibaba

There are good and bad suppliers on Alibaba / Aliexpress. Always try to pay via Escrow or Paypal to protect your funds in the off chance the supplier is a scammer. As someone mentioned earlier, the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd May 2012, 06:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 980
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Ebay in 2012 and Beyond

I like to look for things that I see advertised on television that are "Made in China" (they do the marketing for me). In particular, I target items that women would buy (particularly stay-at-home...
Forum: Local Meetups, Mastermind Groups and Warrior Events 11th March 2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,825
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: IM Events in Australia?

I think i read that from you on another post and it does seem to be his focus. The guy has passion and the people that go to his events can't wait to pull out their wallets especially at WIS. It's...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th March 2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 786
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Fiverr

Have you made a video for each gig? Make sure you do this (tell them exactly what they will get). I noticed when I first started out on Fiverr, the gig that had a video got more interest and I began...
Forum: Local Meetups, Mastermind Groups and Warrior Events 11th March 2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,825
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: IM Events in Australia?

I went to the one last month in Melbourne and totally agree with this.....very disappointed BUT I did land some clients and contacts so it made it worthwhile.

The thing that annoyed me was that...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th March 2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 637
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: ebay

It is still a great way to make money. However, as with anything, there is a lot more competition and finding a cheap product that no one is selling has become harder. If you find the right product,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th March 2012, 03:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 881
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: New to Affiliate Marketing Need Help

Hey mate,

I suggest that the best method for affiliate marketing is to build a list. Once you gain trust from your subscriber and give them valuable information, they will buy from you. Whilst...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th March 2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,273
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: What's your day job?

I am in Industrial Chemist. Whilst I could quit my job and do Internet Marketing full time, I still get a satisfaction from seeing products that I have designed on the shelf in stores and finding out...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd March 2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 957
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: What are the reasons people fail when wanting to make money online

Many people fail due to lack of success early, thinking it is going to come to them easily or some push button software will do it for them. Others fail because they move from method to method...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st March 2012, 07:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 838
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Clickbank Affiliate Percentage?

For me, I always check the sales page/landing page. If I can't relate to it or I'm not enticed, I won't promote that product. I sometimes also sign up if the vendor offers a "free" report or whatever...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st March 2012, 05:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 838
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Clickbank Affiliate Percentage?

It depends on the niche, the landing page and sales page. It can be frustrating. I have promoted products that have a 1 in 4 conversion rate and never even been close to this, whilst others have...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th February 2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 816
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Squidoo: Thoughts On Making Money

I have Squidoo lenses still making money from organic traffic so it is still relevant. Some of them I haven't touched in months. Yet the sales still trickle in.

As for giving you a link, well,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th February 2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,744
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Kindle vs Clickbank

You need to weigh up which one will make you more money long term. Kindle is definitely the easier option with respect to being found but expect to charge less for your book. I personally prefer...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th February 2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 856
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Whats the biggest obstacle you face to achieving the success you want?

My biggest obstacle is being easily distracted and lack of planning....all of this is improving though.

I think many people also have "shiny new object" syndrome and jump from method to method...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th February 2012, 04:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Market research - I need help please

Without knowing your niche and knowledge, you need to go into the sub niches and target the long tail keywords. That is, keywords with more than four words in the phrase. For instance, if you were...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th January 2012, 06:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,263
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: [Kindle] Help with book sales

I totally agree Paul on this. Before Kindle cracked down on certain Public Domain books, I had one that was outselling the free version, even though both were identical. For some reason, people...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th September 2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,085
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Applying for ABN

It shouldn't matter. I have two ABNs and each time I put them down as a hobby. Only the ATO will see it down as a hobby and I think this question may just flag it for tax purposes down the track.
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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th August 2011, 03:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 496
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Forums backlinks indexed but with no PR

Based on what you have written, the profile backlinks don't have a page rank as there are no backlinks pointing to them. Page rank is also established over time and doesn't happen over night.
Forum: Website Design 24th August 2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Huge technical problem to do with wordpress

There are two ways you can fix this. You will need to log into your hosting account Cpanel. Go into the File manager and then into public html. Next, go...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th July 2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 994
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Would Love To Join The War Room..

It will save you a lot of money in the long run.....my biggest regret was that I didn't join earlier than when I did
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th June 2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,363
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: how to mass submit to video sites for free?

I use Pixelpipe for mine....takes awhile to set up all the accounts but you can get it done on Fiverr
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd June 2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 452
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: How do i find affliate program

Definitely agree. Markethealth.com is a great place to start!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th June 2011, 07:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Is there a 'recent Clickbank submitted' product website?for Recently submitted/approved CB Produ

Try Clickbank Engine (CBENGINE - Top ClickBank Marketplace Website! (http://www.cbengine.com))
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th June 2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,202
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Selling ebooks on Amazon

If you own it, you can sell it! There are no problems with selling something on Amazon and Kindle at the same time to my knowledge (afterall, you wouldn't sell a book in just one bookstore!)
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th June 2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 605
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Where to offer services?

Offer your services in the Warriors for hire section of the forum, Elance, Odesk, Freelancer...there are plenty of sites.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th June 2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 575
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: This Happened 23 times

I would say that the 'advertising' is to do with the amount of links present. I'd look at getting rid of the first anchor text link....maybe a bit too early. I usually limit my articles (no matter...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th June 2011, 06:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,654
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: What Are Your Favourite Marketers And Why?

I'm a big fan of Nick Breen. Always to the point and a great teacher. Unlike a lot of other marketers, he doesn't send out emails every day etc promoting other people's stuff. Any email from Nick is...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th June 2011, 12:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: fiverr question need some experts

I would suggest that when you finish offering your service directing your customer to a salespage for your Ebook or to the other Fiverr gig. I always do this when I send my completed work.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd June 2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 681
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Amazon queries

I personally do not use adsense on Amazon Affiliate websites as I believe it can distract the reader. With respect to reviews / products, I have some that have four or five, whilst others only have...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd June 2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Online coaching question

It all depends on who is coaching you and their experience. For the most part, getting someone to take you through the ins and outs from their experience and show you how they make money is...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd June 2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 536
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: how can i do it?

Try places like Squidoo, Blogger and Wordpress. All of them get good traffic. You can churn out some Squidoo lenses with the same design pretty quickly.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st May 2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Where can I hand out Review Copies?

I would suggest messaging trusted warriors with lots of posts and asking them. There recommendation will ensure others buy. They may also give you some pointers on what needs adjusting.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2011, 07:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Newbie Question

This has happened to me before. I would suggest using a redirect 301 for the links to the www domain. That way, all links to the www.domain.com (http://www.domain.com) will then be forwarded to your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2011, 06:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 585
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: i finally joined the war room

Definitely worth the money. I wish I joined earlier because of all the great knowledge shared for free. Would have saved me money for sure!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2011, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 451
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Solving a chicken or egg problem

Have you thought about emailing people offering services on Craigslist or Gumtree? Maybe contact them and get them to upload their services? Would also suggest getting on various forums to promote...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 656
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: How to Format eBooks for Computer and Handheld Devices?

I have found that uploading a Word (or Open office) document eliminates this. PDFs don't look great in Kindle for the most part. Try using MobiPocket ebook creator for PDFs to Kindle
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2011, 06:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 546
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Blog Set Up Service-- How Do I Fare as A Beginner With $0?

If you offer it free, you don't need to worry about graphics. Alternatively, you could sell your website building services and ask for half or the full amount upfront and state that this will cover...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2011, 05:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,078
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: How can i upload large files for others to download?...

Depending on how big the folder is, try Amazon's free hosting. AWS Free Usage Tier (http://aws.amazon.com/free/)

Not sure of the data storage amount, but I know it is reasonably big.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th March 2011, 02:57 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,215
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: I Made $70 Today

Based on what was written earlier I would say that Mukesh spammed the spammers. Whilst I don't agree with spamming, I don't see a problem spamming people that have spammed him (not that I would do...
Forum: Finished Contests & Challenges 22nd February 2011, 07:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,213
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Android based phones or Iphones? (free custom android app to 1 lucky warrior)

Upgraded from the HTC Hero to the HTC Desire. Would never touch an Iphone.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th February 2011, 08:11 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,397
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: weight loss niche - making $2500 as profit

I'd wait for top spot, especially if you are still making good money. People love top spot at Google. More profit will definitely push the price up!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th February 2011, 04:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 582
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Anyone else noticed eZine Articles is becoming slower and slower?

Usually takes 3-7 days (without paying).....probably best to send them an email if it has been 15 days.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th February 2011, 02:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 520
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: aweber- how many days before Unscribers are Removed from your lists?

I'm pretty sure that you have to manually remove them from your list. And as Ken said, you get charged for them!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th February 2011, 02:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,796
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Do sites that have no revenue sell on Flippa?

This will definitely sell. As for what you will get, it all depends on what niche / market. I think getting 400 uniques a day will definitely have interest, especially if you say that you haven't...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th February 2011, 01:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 628
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: How long did it take you to earn your first $100?

It took me 2 months to do using Amazon. I then showed my method to a mate who made $200 in a month (which inspired me to work a bit harder!). My mum was also interested and after showing her, it took...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th January 2011, 02:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 615
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Posts On My Site Keep Re Directing Me To A 404 Page Not Found! Help!!!!

I have had this with a few of my sites before. The issue for me was the htaccess file. You may need to edit or create this file (if it isn't present). Check out Using Permalinks at the help section...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd December 2010, 02:37 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,886
Posted By Benjamin Norman
Re: Haven't Made A Single Sale

As a guitar player (I own around ten electrics), I would never buy a new guitar online, but have bought a cheap second hand one to muck around on. Like most things, I would prefer to play the guitar...
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