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Forum: Website Design 27th June 2017, 12:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 164
Posted By soft1700
RE: Want to convert my desktop website into a "responsive" website

Hi Kevin,

Unfortunately there is no simple way to do this. If your website is in pure html then it would be cheaper to make it in an already premade responsive template. If not then you would have...
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th October 2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By savidge4
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

So where exactly in SC do you live? ( I lived in Myrtle Beach for many years ) SC in general is a different market than most in many regions. In Myrtle Beach as an example... 40% of all real...
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th October 2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By gingerninjas
RE: Struggling Mattress Store

Hi

I have a few ideas, which you may or may not be doing in your business.

From personal experience I purchased our mattress through a program that recommended furniture stores and household...
Forum: Offline Marketing 20th October 2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By DABK
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Very true. I don't have any other life events that led me to buy a mattress, though.

But, if the OP can figure out a few for the people in their area, the OP's gonna be a happy camper.
Forum: Offline Marketing 20th October 2016, 01:13 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By DURABLEOILCOM
RE: Struggling Mattress Store

Have you tried putting news paper ads in the surrounding areas most popular papers. Getting the business information registered everywhere, social media, directories, online classifieds, also...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th October 2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Oziboomer
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

There is an increase in spend on certain household items after separation. (divorce)

We get a lot of the post-separation business as people clear out the old and renovate.

Often these customers...
Forum: Offline Marketing 18th October 2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Oziboomer
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Personally where I am we have extreme weekend and overtime rates so we use family to man the stores when the costs are highest.

Maybe you can find someone who likes to "sleep on the job"

I can...
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th October 2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Kurt
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

I'm not blaming you, the buck stops with the "boss". In marketing you don't do something, you do EVERYTHING.


I really don't see any reason not to post to Craigslist? I see a mattress store that...
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th October 2016, 07:06 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Ron Lafuddy
You CAN do it

A lot of the folks you'll be talking to would dearly love a good night's sleep. Make it as easy as you can for them to own your product.

Some will have not had a good night's sleep in a long time....
Forum: Offline Marketing 16th October 2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Great ideas about going on Google, advertising free delivery-take old mattress. Advertising financing would be smart. It would sure increase the premium mattress sales.

But Goliathstwin; You don't...
Forum: Offline Marketing 16th October 2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By dburk
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Hi Goliathstwin,

Be Exactly Where You customers Expect To Find You

The reason you store traffic is so low, is that you are either in a poor location, or you are not being found where people...
Forum: Offline Marketing 16th October 2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Ron Lafuddy
Here's How I Did it

Thanks for keeping us updated.

Many years ago, I sold lighting products to local, small businesses, door to door. One day a business owner, who I stopped in to see, said to me, "I wish I could do,...
Forum: Offline Marketing 14th October 2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Ron Lafuddy
Simple Solutions, Big Results

This works. Make sure that you have a good offer of some kind, plainly visible, on the card. I have used this very method to help more than one struggling business.

You may need to test a couple...
Forum: Offline Marketing 14th October 2016, 12:19 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Kurt
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Other than targeting businesses that buy multiple mattresses (or deal with multiple people that need new mattresses), I think the first thing I would do is start posting photo ads to Craigslist and...
Forum: Offline Marketing 12th October 2016, 12:45 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By animal44
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

The definitive Jay Abraham book on JVs is "From-Mediocrity-to-Millions" It's full of examples of different types of JVs he's done. However, I'm pretty certain it's not for sale anywhere. He gives it...
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th October 2016, 01:38 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

I also recommend Jay Abraham's book Getting Everything You Can Out Of All You've Got. It talks about joint ventures, and has a nice chapter on Telemarketing, and how it can multiply sales. You can...
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th October 2016, 02:05 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By animal44
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

As FuNwiThChRiS says, there's not really a close association with Kickboxers, so unlikely to be very successful. (I suppose they might want a mattress to fall on... :D)
You really need to examine...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th October 2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

To be candid, many of the views come from way out of our area. Even different countries. The videos have good enough ranking (depending on search terms) to show up across the country.

Maybe 75%...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th October 2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

I have a few hundred videos over several Youtube accounts. I also have videos on several other video websites, but Youtube is the most active.

Each video is promoting one aspect of my business, or...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th October 2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By FuNwiThChRiS
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

You need a serious marketing budget to move the needle...

Then, do the following:

Who is your target audience? Local homeowners.
What do they want? Great price. Great mattress. Easy Delivery /...
Forum: Offline Marketing 9th October 2016, 04:45 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By animal44
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

This comment raised a smile...


Let's look at some figures...

That video has just short of 9,000 views.

I think I'd be generous in guessing that 10% of those view turned into sales - 900...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th October 2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By ewenmack
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

What Claude demonstrated is being in the right place when people are ready
to buy and go looking.

Another place to get em' when they are ready but aren't looking,
is when they have returned home...
Forum: Offline Marketing 6th October 2016, 01:45 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By sunsetcoder
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

For such marketing you should concentrate on local market first, you should use fb specially and try to post it using local friends group and ask them to share. News papers advertisements and...
Forum: Offline Marketing 5th October 2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

I've worked with mattress store, promoting them online. No, you can't afford me...you'll have to do this yourself;

Get a video camera, create lots of short videos, showing the features of your...
Forum: Offline Marketing 5th October 2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By Oziboomer
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Hi Goliasthstwin,

There is a *small* mattress company that is always kicking some goals here in Oz.

You may want to study some of their material.

Early on they branded their premium product...
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th October 2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By mojo1
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Several of the national brand named mattress companies you mentioned may have free co-op advertising money available for your retail establishment. Reach out to each of the product lines and ask if...
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th October 2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By DABK
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

First reactions:
you are in the wrong place (either because the people walking around are looking for something cheaper / more expensive or because your store is not easy to see when you walk/drive...
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th October 2016, 01:31 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By animal44
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Was any promotion done at the beginning - e.g. "grand opening day"?

Who are your customers? Are your customers actually in the footfall? As an example opening a Gucci store in a poor area is...
Forum: Offline Marketing 3rd October 2016, 11:03 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,735
Posted By TP84
Re: Struggling Mattress Store

Hi Goliathstwin,

I'm only starting out in my own journey to help business owners, but my first question would be:

Why should I come to your store to buy a mattress instead of going to one of...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 17th August 2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 251
Posted By Sparkster
Re: Anyone use Yext?

Good info Joshua.

I noticed that I can't even verify my listing with Yahoo without signing up for Yext.

I have been signed up with ExpressUpdate for a few years now. I see that they are in...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th October 2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 614
Posted By thesadshow
Re: So this might be crazy.....

Something else you might find helpful is that you need to pick one single thing you're going to work at and stay focused even when you come to a hurdle. A lot of people bounce around from project to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th October 2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 614
Posted By Jason Kanigan
Re: So this might be crazy.....

I checked your WFH ad. You're not getting interest in it for several reasons.

1 > It's boring. You literally began with a recital of California penal code. Whether in audio or in print, this is as...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd October 2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 614
Posted By Brent Stangel
Re: So this might be crazy.....

Build simple websites and sell them to newbies.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd October 2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 614
Posted By Steve B
Re: So this might be crazy.....

I say create your own product and just sell one a day and you'll have more money than you need. If you can't create a product using your knowledge, skill, and experience, then license a product and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th September 2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By Michael Kohler
Re: Working hard but not going well

That's a great degree to have! Hopefully you can use it online. Web design is something that I'm not very good at myself.

Buying WSOs can get very addictive. I know you want to learn more, but...
Forum: Offline Marketing 12th August 2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 836
Posted By CageyVet
Re: [Help] Finding rubbish website owners to sell to

You want to sell web design services to websites that are crappy looking and old?

A simple way to find older websites is to just search in google for "copyright 2008" +keyword or "copyright 2008"...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 3rd July 2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 460
Posted By DanielBlue
Re: Do you know of a One time purchase for Mobile Creator

I use http://www.warriorforum.com/warrior-special-offers-forum/383117-warrior-special-offer-day-5-800-sold-2236-real-reviews-your-very-own-business-review-copies-available.html which is only html....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th April 2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 915
Posted By BackLinkingNinja
Re: Long time reader, need guidance, let me explain...

You list a good skill sets thats in demand - Have you posted your services under Warriors For Hire? What about on www.elance.com or Freelancer.com - Hire Freelancers & Find Freelance Jobs Online...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th April 2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 915
Posted By Stripe
Re: Long time reader, need guidance, let me explain...

I agree, you have a great skill set. Start with what you know and build on one idea at a time. Don't expect too much too soon. Just take it nice a steady and build your online business every day. You...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th April 2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 915
Posted By TravisO
Re: Long time reader, need guidance, let me explain...

You got a pretty very well skill set. Web design is sure to be your biggest asset in life. But the way you advertise, it must have been massive to. Please advertise your skills to many and top...
Forum: Offline Marketing 21st August 2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,091
Posted By Warrior Ben
How to Make $9,000 NET PROFIT in the Next Month from High School Football

Hi Fellow Warriors,

It is almost back to school time and which means Football season is almost here. Here is a mini-business that I did in college that is a fun and very effective way to make some...
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th December 2010, 01:22 AM
Replies: 693
Views: 79,794
Posted By John Durham
NEWBIES READ THIS!!! How Y-O-U Can Make 50k From Nothing With ZERO HTML Knowledge

For all of you who are intimidated by all the big talk around here, and feel that you arent worthy to make money...listen up. John Boy is gonna share something with you.

Here's how you can make...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th November 2009, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1,212
Views: 286,443
Posted By George Wright
Re: What to do if you're desperate

This is a cut and paste from another post of mine. It is very similar to my stock answer for this OP Qustion.

Here is what I would do.

First I'd build "momentum." I can work mad, I can work...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th November 2009, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1,212
Views: 286,443
Posted By Paul Myers
What to do if you're desperate

We've been getting a lot of threads here lately from people talking about tough times. Clearly, some are for real. Others seem a bit... iffy. One thing we can be sure of is that having a bunch of...
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