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Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 11th September 2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,062
Posted By JohnVianny
RE: Convertri VS BuilderAll vs InstaSuite Vs Invato VS ???

Think of this: your entire business has to based to a solid platform.

The problem you dont think now about are the ones you'll need to solve futher.

You CANNOT go cheap when facing something...
Forum: Copywriting 21st September 2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,814
Posted By BrianMcLeod
Re: How do you think the best became one of the best?

I haven't seen anyone mention the single most important prerequisite IMO:

Being able to CHECK YOUR EGO AT THE DOOR.

Defending defeats discovery.

Good thread, gang.

B
Forum: Copywriting 21st September 2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,814
Posted By Jeremey
Re: How do you think the best became one of the best?

Here's a few observations.

It's a common mantra that if you work hard enough, "you can do or be anything." This "bootstrap mentality" surmises that natural ability is not a predetermining factor...
Forum: Copywriting 22nd June 2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,624
Posted By The Copy Nazi
Forum: Copywriting 20th June 2012, 07:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,433
Posted By joe golfer
Re: Gary Bencivenga swipe file?

Here's some more Gary B copy courtesy copywriter Roy Furr:
http://www.theoliveoilsecret.com/
http://www.freshpressedoliveoil.com/oliveoil.htm
http://www.freshpressedoliveoil.com/vinegars.htm...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th May 2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,632
Posted By BIG Mike
Re: Aweber vs. MailChimp? Help (and the great debate)

I haven't used any 3rd-party A/R in years for actually sending mail, but have used them for development on various projects.

That said, from a purely technical and development perspective, I rank...
Forum: Copywriting 8th April 2012, 12:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,275
Posted By RickDuris
Re: Does 100% honest copy work?

Did another eBay auction with a similar strategy:

----

A $58,500 Rolex Diamond Presidential ONLY $6500?

Yeah, it's "a steal," but there's a reason


----
Forum: Copywriting 21st February 2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By Daniel Scott
Re: If you had to pick 1 book...

Vin will hate me for this (the first thing he does for students is tell them to read the Schwab book)...

But I fell in love with the Adweek Copywriter's Handbook by Sugarman.

I've heard great...
Forum: Copywriting 16th January 2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,699
Posted By Bruce Wedding
Re: TRUTH about copywriting

If you can't learn to write differently than the style you used in this post, forget it. If you can, you can make the $60k.
Forum: Copywriting 4th January 2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 736
Posted By RickDuris
In copywriting, as in Scrabble, some words are worth more than others

Several gems in this one: Choose your words carefully - Direct Marketing News...
Forum: Copywriting 7th December 2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,365
Posted By gjabiz
Do you want to know the big problem with new-to-copy ...writers?

No science behind this observation...but after reading 17 pieces of copy, and having only two worth testing...it is my opinion...and it shows in your copy...

there is ONE major problem...
...
Forum: Copywriting 3rd December 2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,181
Posted By max5ty
Momma told me there'd be days like this...

You're a copywriter...

At least that was the plan.

You've taken the latest course...they said you'd have clients crawling on their hands and knees wanting you to write a sales letter for them....
Forum: Copywriting 2nd December 2011, 08:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,645
Posted By John Carlton
Re: 52 Persuasion Triggers

"Click" was the perfect analogy, Bruce -- I noticed, while watching Halbert do Hot Seats, that his brain seemed to do some sort of hyper-speed whirling, pausing for just a heartbeat on different...
Forum: Copywriting 16th September 2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,423
Posted By ewenmack
Headlines, Hot Buttons And Bullets ...Suddenly Got Easier

You want to get wickedly good at punching out money grabbing sales letters faster...[guy talk]

You want to touch others lives through your heart-felt message...[girl talk]

You've read the...
Forum: Copywriting 16th September 2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,119
Posted By Raydal
Tip 7 Facts you didn't know ...

* In 1998, Sony accidentally sold 700,000 camcorders that
had the technology to see through people's clothes.

* An office desk has 400 times more bacteria than a toilet.

* Doctors in Canada...
Forum: Copywriting 14th September 2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,685
Posted By davemiz
Re: Video Sales Letters Are Wrong..

last time i checked, we're in the direct response marketing bizness.... that, unless i'm wrong, means opinons dont matter, you gotta test it.

i do.

The numbers, unfortunately, prove...
Forum: Copywriting 12th September 2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,685
Posted By MikeHumphreys
Re: Video Sales Letters Are Wrong..

It depends on the niche and target market. I've seen instances where video converted better. I've seen instances where traditional salesletters converted better than video.

Personally, I'm a type...
Forum: Copywriting 7th September 2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,010
Posted By sanjaypande
Tip How to Swipe a Million Dollar Headline in 30 Seconds Flat!

Stuck for a headline and need some inspiration. Here's the fastest way to get that noggin workin.

1. Visit Google images -> Google Images (http://www.google.com/imghp?hl=en&tab=ii)

2. Try...
Forum: Copywriting 6th September 2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,832
Posted By arfasaira
Re: What's your biggest 'copy hate'?

Pete, I agree with you...

Just yesterday I was asked to write a sales letter for a course selling at a few thousand dollars...and the client gave me NO product to go through...just some notes of...
Forum: Copywriting 5th September 2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 648
Posted By gjabiz
Thanks and here's my takeaway:

88888888888888888888888888Quote from interview:
I mainly focus on things that I think my target audience would be interested in. So I’ll send out all sorts of information on business to business...
Forum: Copywriting 3rd September 2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,907
Posted By gjabiz
What Gary Halbert told me. And a long convuluted post...

For the few of you that were just beginning to think I knew what I was talking about...this should quickly change your minds...he..he.

MsConnie,

I will tell you the reason for writing copy by...
Forum: Copywriting 29th August 2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,875
Posted By gjabiz
BrianMcLeod is right on...print out his reply.

Do exactly as he sez.

Here's a little additional how to.

START with your local weekly newspaper. Go the library if you have one and look at the past few months.

NOW here is a MILLION...
Forum: Copywriting 29th August 2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,875
Posted By BrianMcLeod
Lightbulb Re: [**Where Exactly Did You Get Your First Copywriting Job?**]

If I was hunting for clients, here's exactly what I'd do:

Pick a market and choose an offer that's not living up to its full potential.

Improve it. Write a new letter, create an email sequence,...
Forum: Copywriting 29th August 2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,557
Posted By Danielle Lynn
Re: SoThe 7 sacred RULES every copywriter must follow.

Fantastic post as always Gordon,

When I started out, I thought that all I needed to write good copy was to use sexy, persuasive wording. Ha!

I discovered that the best copy comes from hours...
Forum: Copywriting 29th August 2011, 07:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,557
Posted By gjabiz
SoThe 7 sacred RULES every copywriter must follow.

OH,

there are NONE.

I promise my flurry of posting activity is about to end, got a trip soon (Sept. 1) but I thought I'd get as much helpful and useful (hopefully) stuff posted as I can...
...
Forum: Copywriting 28th August 2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,528
Posted By gjabiz
Here are a couple of techniques to test out

May or may not be of any use to you, but think about it.

Technique one...the Wizard of Oz...

Where did Dorothy need to get to? OZ.

How? By following the yellow brick road.

NOW, start...
Forum: Copywriting 28th August 2011, 09:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,718
Posted By HeySal
Re: FREE advice. FREE advice. Step right up, get it while it's hot.

Well, I have sited the OP is the best post of at least the day - now I have an example of the most purely stupid.

Copy writing will NEVER be an exact science until science can nail down each and...
Forum: Copywriting 26th August 2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,718
Posted By gjabiz
FREE advice. FREE advice. Step right up, get it while it's hot.

FREE advice for newer copywriters.

FREE. Take it for what it’s worth.

Newer copywriter, I want to tell you what I am CERTAIN about.

What I believe is carved in stone when it comes to...
Forum: Copywriting 25th August 2011, 04:07 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,970
Posted By marciayudkin
Re: Copywriter Pricing Guide...

Freelancers Business Store (http://www.copywritingratesguide.com/)

For Copywriters Only : proven strategies for attracting more clients and better paying projects...
Forum: Copywriting 24th August 2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,736
Posted By gjabiz
An 80s revelation that may help (or may not)

Philip,

LOTS of advice here, pick out what suits your personality and goals. Now then...advice...

Perhaps this true story may help you THINK about what you want to do.

I was waking up when...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd August 2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,286
Posted By xxxJamesxxx
Tip Beginners: How to find and analyse keywords for SUPER EASY rankings... Enjoy!

Hey guys

Just made a video for my new Youtube account and I thought I'd share it here.

It'll show you how to find and analyse keywords that have little to no competition (basically meaning...
Forum: Copywriting 9th August 2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,543
Posted By om4457
Re: Direct mail controls galore from a guy you probably never heard of

Oh yeah. I made a contract with an inventor today and all he wants is to start with print ads. Three print projects go first and only then - Internet, while continuing with print projects. His...
Forum: Copywriting 9th August 2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,543
Posted By ewenmack
Direct mail controls galore from a guy you probably never heard of

The paper and ink world is still very much alive.

Here's a living master of direct mail who flies under the radar it seems here.

Yep even controls at Rodale.

Oodles of his work and even lays...
Forum: Copywriting 9th August 2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,874
Posted By MikeHumphreys
Re: Copywriting Is Dead Part One

There are a lot of top copywriters who don't seek out the spotlight. They'd rather make a ton of money for their clients and themselves... then spend the rest of their free time hanging out with...
Forum: Copywriting 9th August 2011, 10:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,736
Posted By Kevin Hill
Re: Learning copywriting

In addition to reading the resources above I would get into the habit of reading one good ad per day. An ad that has been proven to convert.

Better yet, handwrite out successful ads. This gives...
Forum: Copywriting 20th May 2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 803
Posted By MikeHumphreys
Re: NEED A GOOD COPYWRITER!!!

If you want your sex in written form Aussie style, then you can roll with Daniel Scott. :)
Forum: Copywriting 20th May 2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 803
Posted By Daniel Scott
Re: NEED A GOOD COPYWRITER!!!

Jack Bastide is like sex in written form.

(Okay Jack... now do me...)
Forum: Copywriting 18th May 2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 803
Posted By Jack Bastide
Re: NEED A GOOD COPYWRITER!!!

Jack Bastide is Real good


John

P.s. oops ... I meant to write that from my other account
Forum: Copywriting 16th May 2011, 03:27 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 16,038
Posted By KennethYu
Lightbulb How I Became a Million Dollar Copywriter in One Year (From Total Newbie)

Hey fellow copy Warriors,

Allow me to introduce myself because I'm a newbie in these parts.

My name is Kenneth Yu. I'm a full-time online marketer who accidentally became a guru when I...
Forum: Copywriting 27th April 2011, 07:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 870
Posted By Drez
Lightbulb Re: Do I suck badly at copywriting? Please have a look at this site, and tell me!

Hey there.

The one thing I see right off is that your selling the FEATURES rather than the core need or desire.

Think about what the prospect is yearning for.

For example your headline might...
Forum: Copywriting 9th March 2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,385
Posted By Dean Jackson
Re: Get FB Ads Free Copy - 'Fess Up - Who Wrote It?

You guys think that's bad?

Check this out...


Haley Milano's Stripped Down Profits (http://strippeddownprofits.com/)

...And proceed to laugh your asses off.

- Dean
Forum: Copywriting 2nd March 2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,770
Posted By RickDuris
Re: Warren Buffet's 2010 Letter

YOU WILL PAY FOR THAT, REZBI!!! ;)

Now you have give your dissection of the piece. *WE* want it on all our desktops by Friday. No excuses.

- Rick Duris

PS: Do what I ask, Rezbi--and it...
Forum: Copywriting 2nd March 2011, 08:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,498
Posted By Paul Hooper-Kelly
Re: Copywriting Question From Newbie

Hi guys and gals,

Yes, I've met Ted Nicholas and he is really a great guy. He was one of the two teachers I was taught by when I turned from face to face selling to copy writing.

He's still...
Forum: Copywriting 25th December 2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,378
Posted By BrianMcLeod
Re: Is there a salesletter that had 100% conversion?

http://www.warriorforum.com/members/brianmcleod-albums-loudmac-s-profile-stuff-picture6419-100percentconversion.png
Forum: Copywriting 14th December 2010, 02:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,000
Posted By Ross Bowring
Re: Handling Stubborn Clients

Thanks for the heart-felt congrats.

--- Ross
Forum: Copywriting 14th December 2010, 12:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,298
Posted By BrianMcLeod
Re: *(Already Paid For) My Copywriting Sales Letter - Please Critique*

Cut the crap... get to the point... and SELL SOMETHING.
Forum: Copywriting 3rd December 2010, 03:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,380
Posted By Lauryn
Whoever Was Bold Enough to Recommend Copywriters Read Dan Kennedy's Sales Letter

Thank you!!!!!

I read the book and it took me a little bit of time to really get into it, but it was incredible. I finished it the other day and really picked up some killer tips. I wouldn't put...
Forum: Copywriting 30th November 2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,277
Posted By Harlan
The Zen Master of Copy Is At It Again

Matt Furey just released a new product.

Here's the link:

Matt Furey - The Fastest Way Humanly Possible to Burn Fat (http://mattfurey.com/fastest-way-burn-fat.html)

I think it's AWESOME copy....
Forum: Copywriting 30th November 2010, 02:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 644
Posted By MontelloMarketing
Re: For Sales Videos that are tooooooooooo long!

In most cases... yes.

But not always, rick.

In the case of a huge guru with a sufficiently primed and pumped presell, you often have prospects so ready to order before the letter/video even...
Forum: Copywriting 29th November 2010, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 645
Posted By RickDuris
Re: Help ... Is my home page copy too long?

Let me rephrase what John advocates in a slightly different way.

When you have a headline, you're "yelling" at people--trying to draw attention. Drawing too much attention with too many different...
Forum: Copywriting 28th November 2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By PMinc
Re: What do you like most about copywriting?

I love thinking back to sales letters that got me super-excited about a product and trying to transpose that feeling to prospects to the point where they anticipate the product's delivery like kids...
Forum: Copywriting 28th November 2010, 11:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,338
Posted By RickDuris
Re: New Copywriters Think Too Much

For me, it's not that new copywriters think too much or too little. Coaching a number of folks has allowed me to see several common initial mistakes:

1. Trying too hard to impress the reader with...
Forum: Copywriting 25th November 2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,713
Posted By The Copy Nazi
Re: $800,000/yr Copywriter - What Do You Think of This Swipe?

Should read "While you're at it...". :D
Forum: Copywriting 25th November 2010, 12:26 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,713
Posted By MikeHumphreys
Re: $800,000/yr Copywriter - What Do You Think of This Swipe?

Sorry I don't agree. You aren't your target market. They have different hot buttons and different ways of conversing than the copywriter who is writing the copy.

The line in question... In my...
Forum: Copywriting 25th November 2010, 12:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,697
Posted By RickDuris
Re: The Best Collection of KICK BUTT Sales Letters Ever is...

The honest & direct answer to your question is unfortunately "No."

1. But you can go to: http://www.hardtofindads.com/home Amazingly, it's free. Hundreds of great ads.

2. Look up Lawrence...
Forum: Copywriting 24th November 2010, 09:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,032
Posted By RickDuris
Re: Are most sales pages too long?

I'm sure people appreciate the encouragement.

As for how long or short sales letters need to be, here's what I have noticed over the last year of doing critiques:

1. Generally, most sales...
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