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Forum: Offline Marketing 19th May 2010, 09:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,049
Posted By BigVin
Re: Internet Marketing Campaign for My Offline Business

It's simple.

Log into the back section of wordpress. Click on "Appearance" then "Widgets" and add a text box on the sidebar.

Then take your optin form code and insert it into the text box and...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th May 2010, 09:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,049
Posted By BigVin
Re: Internet Marketing Campaign for My Offline Business

I took a quick look at your blog and first of all...

you need to put a signup form on the top right of your blog. There's no way anyone will click on the near hidden link to go to your signup...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th April 2010, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,707
Posted By BigVin
Re: 1700 subscriber email list/site, how much should I sell for?

Your original question was how much do you think you could get.

I said businesses in the "real world" are sold based on net profit + assets (like property, etc).

Didn't seem like you're trying...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th April 2010, 04:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,707
Posted By BigVin
Re: 1700 subscriber email list/site, how much should I sell for?

Generally speaking...

A business is valued by the revenue it generates and not the size of the list.

You can have a list of 500,000 but if it only generates $100 a month it won't sell for too...
Forum: Copywriting 6th April 2010, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 709
Posted By BigVin
Re: Warriors, this page is converting at 19% opt in, please Help

From a quick glance...

It seems to lack vivid emotional benefits. It seems more technical writing.

But more than that... are you targeting your prospects in the best way?

And the real...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th April 2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 615
Posted By BigVin
Re: major product launch... for the rest of us

1. Yes, many times. Works great for membership sites.

2. Upsells are usually presented as a better offer than when sold on their own. Can be limited or not. Just need a "reason why" they...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 6th April 2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 575
Posted By BigVin
Re: Has anybody else been Google slapped recently?

There were times in the past that I channeled Google for the majority of my ads.

I promise it will never happen again.

It'd be funny if I didn't lose so much money from their antics.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th March 2010, 07:47 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,175
Posted By BigVin
Re: College - Is it worth it?

My opinion...

It depends completely on what you want to do and what you want.

Is it the best way to make a bunch of money?

Of course not.

But if you want a job then it is required most...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th March 2010, 07:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,376
Posted By BigVin
Re: Frank kerns - 4 day cash machine??

Yep!

Think it's cleared up now though.

Regardless if he gave it away for free, it wasn't public domain. People had to go to his website to get it.
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 25th March 2010, 04:29 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,733
Posted By BigVin
Re: What is the best Autoresponder besides Aweber?

1shoppingcart.com

They don't have an upgrade fee like Aweber till you hit 10,000 subscribers

It's like $30 per month
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th March 2010, 01:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,760
Posted By BigVin
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th March 2010, 01:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By BigVin
Re: Newbie affiliate needs help!

Build a list. Then you can send them all of the offers over time.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th March 2010, 01:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 652
Posted By BigVin
Re: Single best thing to do to make your list more responsive

What everyone else said... but also include relationship building.

Mainly bonding. The more they know you the more they have a connection with you. Video is one of the best ways to do this. ...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th August 2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,565
Posted By BigVin
Re: If Everyone Here Puts in $5.00 we can get the latest course and share it

Interesting post.

Had me going for a minute. Damn you guys!
Forum: Copywriting 10th August 2009, 06:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,252
Posted By BigVin
Re: Is the client ALWAYS right??

It's true. Many expect it there. But it's also competing for headline space.

Although most biz owners don't go for results over everything else (for numerous reasons, some good some not).

It's...
Forum: Copywriting 10th August 2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By BigVin
Re: Copywriter needed for e-book on investing

man... no one seems to read the stickies!
Forum: Copywriting 10th August 2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 924
Posted By BigVin
Re: Copywriters: Marketing your own business

Direct mail and display ads are my all time favorite, however online methods (PPC mainly) work very well too.
Forum: Copywriting 10th August 2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,289
Posted By BigVin
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th August 2009, 06:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,096
Posted By BigVin
Re: Keyword number of competition DOES NOT matter

My answer is "Yes" but it's not firm.

For example I've gotten on the first page of Google for terms with 7 million plus results within hours, but it's not common.

It's pretty easy if there are...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th August 2009, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 510
Posted By BigVin
Re: As an Internet Marketer, do you have any time management issues?

Yes... there is too much to get done.

I'd suggest making a list and putting the top priority ones at the top. Then work your way down.

Focus is key!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th August 2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 425
Posted By BigVin
Life Is A Stage…

I just posted a new article on the blog.

It has some good info if you want more sales from your biz (online or off)
Life Is A Stage | Damn Profitable Marketing...
Forum: Copywriting 6th August 2009, 06:45 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,752
Posted By BigVin
Re: Should I ask a refund on this one?

Uuuhhhh... yeah, that's it
Forum: Copywriting 6th August 2009, 09:38 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,752
Posted By BigVin
Re: Should I ask a refund on this one?

Ouch. No reason to drag the goldfish that low!
Forum: Copywriting 5th August 2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,752
Posted By BigVin
Re: Should I ask a refund on this one?

who's been passing around the wacky juice?
Forum: Copywriting 4th August 2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,252
Posted By BigVin
Re: Is the client ALWAYS right??

Regarding the logo...

Unfortunately many businesses put their ego in front of the customers.

Hence why the logo is at the top.

It means nothing to the customers...

But the business wants...
Forum: Copywriting 4th August 2009, 03:33 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,752
Posted By BigVin
Re: Should I ask a refund on this one?

From Lucky Number Slevin... The Rabbi:

"My father used to say The first time someone calls you a horse you punch him on the nose, the second time someone calls you a horse you call him a jerk but...
Forum: Copywriting 4th August 2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,752
Posted By BigVin
Re: Should I ask a refund on this one?

Well, it looks like he's only going to be happy when someone tells him he's right... so...

Dimitri... you're right. It's crappy copy and you deserve a refund (on the amount you never paid)...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th August 2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,103
Posted By BigVin
Re: Do You Sometimes Find That It's Just Impossible To Be Tactful?

Some of the responses here are pretty good. Even made me laugh.

I occasionally get ridiculous questions. If it's too stupid I just ignore it. If it seems serious I'll reply. I find if they...
Forum: Copywriting 4th August 2009, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By BigVin
Re: High end product....Copywriting or neat?

As to a specific answer I couldn't say without knowing more about your market, etc

But I have salesletters that sell products at $1,000 and more and convert very well.

As Halbert used to say......
Forum: Copywriting 4th August 2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By BigVin
Re: Which squeeze page do you prefer?

That's what I was wondering. Why ask people which they prefer instead of actual testing from your target market?

If you're going to ask someone (and take their response seriously) I would at...
Forum: Copywriting 28th July 2009, 09:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,007
Posted By BigVin
Re: A minor complaint

I won't run PPC ads on mobile networks because of this. If you can't clearly communicate your pitch (or it is bad timing) then I'm not paying for it.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th July 2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,603
Posted By BigVin
Re: Don't Believe in Building An Email List? Here, I'll Bet I Change Your Mind!

Good post. Pay attention to what he said. Very important!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th July 2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,217
Posted By BigVin
Re: How do you pronouce ezine?

I must have been bored to read this whole post! LOL
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 24th July 2009, 01:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,624
Posted By BigVin
Re: Hilariously fake CPA landing page

Look at the comments on there. Tell me it doesn't do a good job of selling to that target market.
Forum: Copywriting 24th July 2009, 09:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,764
Posted By BigVin
Re: Don't Insult A Copywriter Like This

If they don't even have a product outlined and they approach a copywriter to write the pitch then there's a good chance they could care less about delivering the product. They'll sell a ton of...
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 24th July 2009, 09:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,624
Posted By BigVin
Re: Hilariously fake CPA landing page

Bingo!

This guy IS his target market.

He's saying exactly the right things that his market wants to hear.

Small town boy makes it...

The people he's selling to have instant empathy with...
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 24th July 2009, 09:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,624
Posted By BigVin
Re: Hilariously fake CPA landing page

Hi Alexa,

It's not "real" proof. But it's social proof. Is it more believable when you see a picture of a guy leaning up against a car in a parking lot... or more believable when you see the guy...
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 22nd July 2009, 11:03 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,624
Posted By BigVin
Re: Hilariously fake CPA landing page

If you disregard the fact of whether he's telling the truth or not... it's a hell of a job selling.

He's sitting in and driving exotic cars so there's major proof right there (even if it's not his...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd July 2009, 10:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,297
Posted By BigVin
Re: Bad News From Yahoo?

I think a lot of real businesses are going to start going offline again. No longer is online traffic super cheap (it can be but not for many).

Google is hitting everyone with "Slap 09", Yahoo is...
Forum: Mind Warriors 20th July 2009, 05:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,290
Posted By BigVin
Re: Self-Confidence

one word...

BodyLanguage
Forum: Off Topic Forum 20th July 2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,205
Posted By BigVin
Re: Top 10 All Time TV Comedies

Everybody loves Raymond

That had the same run time and cult following as the other ones. Went down in history.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th July 2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 808
Posted By BigVin
Re: For those who think IM is going to get saturated.

Bingo!

Most people look at you (after you tell them what you do) like you're a wizard or something.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th July 2009, 05:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,491
Posted By BigVin
Re: Kid Steals Moms Credit Card to Buy from Me

Ouch.

You see weird stuff online.
Forum: Copywriting 20th July 2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,764
Posted By BigVin
Re: Don't Insult A Copywriter Like This

Colette,

Good job pointing out the difference.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,093
Posted By BigVin
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 951
Posted By BigVin
Re: Wow! First Taste of Success is Incredible!

congrats! Just gets better from here on out!
Forum: Off Topic Forum 2nd April 2009, 03:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 503
Posted By BigVin
Re: The Best Example Of Copy I've Seen

Yea, I found it pretty funny. Lots of cross overs on there
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,931
Posted By BigVin
Re: Who's the most remarkable marketer today?

Too many to list. Obama obviously did a great job because he had a lot of hurdles against him, but it wasn't just him (not close to it).

I'd have to list Kern as one of the more innovative. Too...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By BigVin
Re: Any Good Sales Letter Templates?

Your best bet is going to be to hire someone to do it for you. You get get it done for as low as $100
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 02:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 990
Posted By BigVin
Re: HTML site vs. Wordpress

It really just depends on your situation and what you're doing with it. Have any more specifics?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 02:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 877
Posted By BigVin
Re: My First Sale!

Congrats! Nothing else of you is required. Just keep it up.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 982
Posted By BigVin
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2009, 01:46 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,170
Posted By BigVin
Re: the easiest way to make 10$ aday?

There's a ton of content on the forum. Use the search button and put some effort into it.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st March 2009, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 507
Posted By BigVin
Re: Should I Focus On Blogging Or List Building

your list is your asset. You build your blog so the traffic will build your list (and your relationship with them)
Forum: Mind Warriors 31st March 2009, 05:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,420
Posted By BigVin
Re: Is The 4-Hour Work Week Possible?

It's more than possible. It's what every strong business owner should strive for. If you have to spend time to make money then you're not finished with your business yet. It should be completely...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st March 2009, 05:51 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,007
Posted By BigVin
Re: List the Things That Hold You Back..

as to the original questions...

Spending my time writing lists!
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