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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Question

You are promoting another product/service, not your own. The people who go to the squeeze page to subscribe will be interested in what that page offered.

If plan to offer the same kind of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 420
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Regarding Web 2.0 Content

We have plenty of web 2.0 sites and we make sure to post unique content on each of them, copyscaped, all the bells and whistles.

Google has become a content duplicators worst enemy. If the search...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 466
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Any advice on this

Yes yes! The previous answers are right!

You bought a domain. The previous owner has property on that domain which is not yours. You shouldn't touch as you risk legal problems.

Alternatively,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Scams To Look Out For

I get the same emails from time to time. I always read through all of them so I can understand what the heck they are trying to do, and how they are trying to weasel some money out of me.

I've...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Researching Is Needed BUT!

The competitor you found is:

1. Really protective of his work.
2. Has a great sense of humor.
3. Definitely knows how to market to people who look in ever nook and cranny.

Smart move, I would...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,625
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Can you tell me any tips to write a good article myself

Practice makes perfect when writing articles. At first it may seem like a challenge to come up with an idea and construct content around it. Eventually it becomes easy.

C.) It's good to use normal...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Do you have to have a facebook account to create a facebook page? and one other question...

1. Already answered.

2. There are different "types" of pages to help with search. If you want to create a page for a specific niche, then at least Facebook allows you to be put into that niche and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 645
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Syndication or SEO

If you want to rank #1, then SEO is definitely what you need to do.

Syndication helps, however, others have already said that you need to have quality articles. If you want people to link back,...
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th January 2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Good questions to ask in a sales appointment...

It's always great to ask what current problems your prospect faces during a sales appointment. If you're marketing something to them, or at least want to build a relationship, you first need to...
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th January 2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 783
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: When You Get An Objection

Well that's true. People don't object just because they can, they object because they have some knowledge surrounding your proposal, or have had a bad experience with dealing with a certain scenario....
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th January 2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,344
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: afraid of bothering people - cold calling

In doing cold calling you have to be ready to face a lot of rejection. At times you'll find that you can call all day and still not find anyone that will be interested in what you have to offer.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th January 2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,009
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: whats your daily to-do list??

1. Wake-up
2. Take a shower.
3. Brush my teeth.
4. Get to the office.
5. Do some work.
6. Forget work for 15 minutes and do something else.
7. Snap back to reality and get back to work.
8....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th January 2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 938
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Fitness niche - Vlog or Blog to start?

Since it is fitness, I would suggest starting with a regular blog. People want something to read at first, something that they can just digest and get a feel for.

Once you start getting more site...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th January 2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,020
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Is it possible to hire people to build your list for you?

I think the best way to do it if you're really strapped for time is to hire some VA's. You can find a lot of talented, trainable people on online job sites.

Personally though, I would say the best...
Forum: Wanted - Members Looking To Hire You 16th January 2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 575
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th January 2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Looking To setup a Store for my Site

If your trying to bridge into the men's health market using an online store, why not just sell your own products or services?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th January 2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Looking for tips on building a niche forum

Your forum will need posts to live. The more relevant posts there are, the higher the chances that Google will find you... but that's for a far later time since SEO always takes a while to kick in.
...
Forum: Offline Marketing 14th January 2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,508
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Hiring a Telemarketer

Finding the right telemarketer is also about knowing what you are going to be using their skills for.

If it's hard-selling, then I hardly think that it's going to be effective for your cause. Cold...
Forum: Offline Marketing 14th January 2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,813
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Who's making money from using PPC to generate leads for their clients as their main business mod

I think that your method of acquiring leads for your client's may just run you dry the more the demands get higher.

You have no assurance that you will be able to generate leads for your clients...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th January 2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: What is that IM list marketplace called?

Well that's a load of sites just for lists.

Have you checked out ContactDB
(http://www.contactdb.com/)
It's quite a good site. I've browsed around and they seem to have a lot of lists that...
Forum: Wanted - Members Looking To Hire You 14th January 2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Lead Generator Wanted Using SEO

Sent you a private message.
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th January 2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,914
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Which industries should I target for selling my SEO services

You're selling SEO services. You can target just about anyone who has a website and wants to rank on Google.

Your best bets are with small businesses though since these types of companies are the...
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th January 2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,360
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Where Do I Go To Sell Web Design/Development Services?

When selling this type of service online, having your own website and blog isn't enough to help get sales and leads. You have to go find emails and do email marketing. You have to go to forums, talk...
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th January 2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,407
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Sell me this pen

I've had my fair share of having to interview new hires. I've always loved it when I asked them to sell me something so common as a pen.

Some of them came up with the most random stuff, like the...
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th January 2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 719
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: How to sell services throgh a Blog?

Write blog posts regarding the benefits of such services, or write how-to guides to show your readers that you know what you're doing. Also, don't be too promotional as your posts will look to be...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd January 2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Best ways to monetise industry-specific site

First off, you need to get the word out about your site.

Be a busy body and blog, then distribute that content onto directories, spread it through social media and whatnot.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd January 2013, 01:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 818
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Is it good to scrap articles from anywhere and use them?

Some people can't produce content so they resort to using the content that others have slaved over to create and ride on the buzz that they get from just being copy-pasta masters!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st January 2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Articles on internet mostly in 2nd person?

Most of the articles on our site are written in 2nd person.

Maybe it's because we are trying to inform our readers with information to help them all the while maintaining an authoritative tone.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st January 2013, 10:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 818
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Is it good to scrap articles from anywhere and use them?

I do not think it is a good idea to just find content that is lying around the Internet and put it to your own use.

The best type of articles to use are those that are fresh and written by you or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th December 2012, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Permission email Marketing

These are some of the basic lessons that every marketer should learn in approaching potential customers.

In email marketing, it is true that we may need to first get the permission of our...
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th December 2012, 02:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 723
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Cold calling – Knowing a named person at the company Vs not

Yep, you don't always need a name to get in with making a cold call. What you need is research. That's why companies that do telemarketing have large leads databases.

A name helps, but it is not...
Forum: Offline Marketing 3rd December 2012, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 745
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Going to make my first cold calls tomorrow, any tips?

I read your "proposed" call script and find it every... outdated and long.

You are talking a bit too much and along the way to finishing your script your prospect may become uninterested, even if...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th November 2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: what do you think of my ideas?

Idea 1 -- It's a good idea, however the Internet is already littered with forums here and there. It's going to be difficult to create a forum and get a lot of members on it, not to mention making...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th November 2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Hi. What am I doing wrong?

Okay, here is my opinion.

Your site looks plain. Very plain. There's nothing astounding about it except for your content.

As for your content, have you SEO'd it? If you want to attract more...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th November 2012, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: I got an idea, just an advice guys please on what you think of it.

So what you are saying is that you are outsourcing what is already outsourced...?

It seems like it's going to work, although I wouldn't keep doing it if I were you. The profits you make won't be...
Forum: Offline Marketing 20th November 2012, 01:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 789
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: How to: properly build a lead gen machine

True. You need visibility in order to generate leads from your target market.

And well, that's what the Internet is for.
Forum: Offline Marketing 20th November 2012, 01:22 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,243
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: I totally "SALEBLOCKED" a yellowpages salesman today...

That is awesome, in my opinion.

I'm basically a guy who cares about results. I may not look and act like it from time to time but I seriously care about what happens in the end and how it affects...
Forum: Offline Marketing 20th November 2012, 01:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,407
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Tips for Getting Through a Receptionist

If your call was being recorded for quality assurance purposes you'd be nailed to the wall for doing that.

Well, it was entertaining. It's true that even if you have the chops to back up your...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th November 2012, 01:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,455
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: BEST Price for Web Design In Cold Calling

That really depends on the value your services brings. If you can build high converting sites then I don't see why you can't put a bigger price on your service when you do cold calling.

Of course,...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th November 2012, 01:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: A buyer tells you what you are doing wrong

Thanks for the share. I've always been a guy who values the lessons you can learn from your buyers.

I find that some salespeople often neglect who they're dealing with and often end up getting...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th November 2012, 01:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 789
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: How to: properly build a lead gen machine

The key to building a good lead generation system is research. Without proper research you're not going to be able to build a good system that converts your prospects into leads.

Very good post....
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th November 2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,407
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Tips for Getting Through a Receptionist

Calling hospitals, doctors and other health related institutes is usually difficult because you're trying to reach people who are busy throughout all of the day.

For me, I think the best way to...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th November 2012, 01:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 652
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Keys to Building a High Converting Site?

First off, more visual and less text. Business sites usually still revolve heavily around making use of text however that just doesn't convert as well anymore.

A nicely designed site, in my...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2012, 01:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 525
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: I Need Guidance!!

If you want to get exposure then use social media. Share your site and videos to people you know that like the sort of thing you're sharing with them.

Share your content with your friends and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2012, 01:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 440
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: E-Mail marketing

Go to LinkedIn. There are plenty of people there who just leave their emails open so that people can contact them either to connect or to do business.

I've also just started to use exploreb2b.com...
Forum: Offline Marketing 16th November 2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,561
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: how much would you pay for good telemarketing script ?

No harm done! I appreciate the input.

You do have a point though. A group can burn your budget real quick while a single individual can put devote more hours into the creation of a call script and...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th November 2012, 02:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 555
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: What to do with my site? Lead Generation or Rental Website?

I'd vote for pure lead generation. Although you are going to have to explore more methods than just through generating leads through your website.
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th November 2012, 02:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Short term v long term results

That's true. A phone call works wonderfully when you are offering a product or a service.

From what I've read, you got people interested in your offer just by calling them. THAT matters a lot and...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th November 2012, 02:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Have you sent out surveys in the mail?

I agree. Email is good because it gets your reply to your prospect real quick.

Also, doesn't really cost a thing.
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th November 2012, 02:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 605
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: wht would be the price???

This is basically what your price should be based on. A website that draws in a lot of traffic is of course more valuable than one that doesn't.

Traffic matters when it comes to giving a price on...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th November 2012, 02:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 886
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Would someone mind critiquing this sales setup

If you want more answers, why not try consulting with an email marketing company or a B2B telemarketing company?

You may get some good advice out of it.
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th November 2012, 01:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 675
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: new guy here need some help

I recently created a blog post about qualifying prospects.

Maybe you'd be interested in giving it a read.

Read it here....
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th November 2012, 01:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,561
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: how much would you pay for good telemarketing script ?

In our company, we provide the call script and present it to our clients so they can agree upon whether they like it or not. It's all part of when someone goes with our telemarketing services...
Forum: Offline Marketing 24th June 2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: How To Get New Clients?

Looks like cold calling has a three-for-three along with my vote. Cold calling is one of the best ways to find new clients, however, you really need to have a plan.

If you don't know a lot about...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th June 2012, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 977
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: multiple online identities: How do you keep them organized?

I find that "bananahammock" is a very useful password. :D

I'd go with a spreadsheet to just keep track of the usernames and passwords. It's pretty much all I would need to get into all the sites....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th June 2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 894
Posted By Maxwell Stinson
Re: Writing Advice

I'd like to recommend iWriter. It's also a good site where you can be a freelance writer on.
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