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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th April 2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 847
Posted By shmerns
Re: NEVER NEVER NEVER use formblasting !!!!!!

Agreed. Learning from our own "mistakes" is the best way to educate others. Thanks for a great post! :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th January 2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,526
Posted By shmerns
Re: Where to get reports to give away on opt in page?

Reports are great, but consider putting a CPA offer there instead where maybe they can "get a free iPhone" or visa card, etc. It's good value for them, plus you'll earn everytime someone submits...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th January 2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,126
Posted By shmerns
Re: Why do most people think that Marketers are con artists?

People are pre conditioned for negativity. Marketing and having your own business is the only way to improve our economy. It is a shame that more people don't realize it and would rather let someone...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd October 2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,514
Posted By shmerns
Re: Trying to understand Internet Marketing Strategies Over a YEAR !!!

There is a learning curve here for sure. Let's keep it simple and very basic here:

Things you need to make a sale:

Squeeze Page
Sales Page

Send traffic to your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th August 2012, 08:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 499
Posted By shmerns
Re: Struggling To Get Opt Ins.. HELP Please

If optins are what you are looking for, don't just count on your website or blog to bring them in. Create an optin page and drive other forms of traffic to it so you get subscribers that way.
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 30th May 2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 593
Posted By shmerns
Re: NB Question about Affiliate Marketing

Join as many networks as you are able, some are better than others and some offer are better on some networks than others.

For instance, if you are in the health niche, you may find one network...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th May 2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By shmerns
Re: Article length question - Google ranking

Yes, it is better to have 3 articles that you can link together as well you
are providing more content.

Google wants to see relevancy for their users, this is what makes them #1
and they want...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 7th May 2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 587
Posted By shmerns
Re: 9/11 BOAT LIFT

WOW, thanks for sharing that! I'll never forget being on the Jersey
side of the water and watching all those boats out there.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd May 2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 466
Posted By shmerns
Re: What about Banner Ads Good Idea or Not Worth It?

GREAT idea! Pick your banner and have it point to your squeeze page that collects your optins.
Forum: Copywriting 2nd May 2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,318
Posted By shmerns
Re: Please Critique My Book Title

Sounds like a great book.

At first glance, it didn't capture me. In fact I had to look up the exact meaning
of "Lucid" to see what you meant to convey.

I would try some variations of this to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd May 2012, 04:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 860
Posted By shmerns
Re: Driving traffic for embarrassing niches

Ooh, just remembered that even though your site has authority, there is
an authority blogging platform that can get you even more traffic. You may want
to add your articles there too. IM me for the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd May 2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 860
Posted By shmerns
Re: Driving traffic for embarrassing niches

Have you tried forums related to your niche?

How about searching google for your keyword term and locating the top blogs and
then doing banner ads on those sites.

You may even be able to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd April 2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 606
Posted By shmerns
Re: One Blog Vs. Many....

People will have different answers for you here, but I personally like just the one blog.

You can sell several products in your niche within that one blog and use various keywords related for...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 22nd April 2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 400
Posted By shmerns
Re: Retirement Savings Plan Alternatives?

Invest in precious metals - Gold and Silver. Start to do some research and you'll see that this is the only way to go right now.

I hope this helps :)

Lori P.
Forum: Offline Marketing 18th April 2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 688
Posted By shmerns
Re: Who is the Best?

Everyone has different strengths, so that would be a difficult answer since there are so many skills required in our industry.

Whatever area you need help in, you will find many knowledgable...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th April 2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,808
Posted By shmerns
Re: Make 2500$ in 10 days starting from 0 !

That would depend on a few factors:

your product,
your price point,
filling a need, etc.

If you have a $10 product, you need to sell 200 to make $2000
If you have a $100 product, you...
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 16th April 2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,294
Posted By shmerns
Re: Google Adwords PPC?

There are many good courses on ppc, just google it! :) Be careful to start out small or you can lose your shirt! Be sure you follow all of Google's rules because they are notorious for banning.
Forum: Website Design 15th April 2012, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,662
Posted By shmerns
Re: Help please, website thumbnail image not showing up on Facebook

Try it again using a different browser. If you are using Internet Explorer, it can have a lot of glitches. Try Firefox :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th April 2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,126
Posted By shmerns
Re: make $135,00 in a short time

Can you pm me the URL to your webpage so I can review?
Forum: Mind Warriors 21st March 2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By shmerns
Re: Focus for leaders.

I suggest reading the Law Of Success In 16 Lessons By Napoleon Hill for the answer to this question.

However you feel comfortable wording it, weather it be the "universe" or something else, it is...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th March 2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 860
Posted By shmerns
Re: Is anyone having this problem w/Aweber's confirmed Opt-ins?

WOW, I'm having a heart attack right now! Thanks for all your input, I am going to contact them again.

I just noticed another sign up after you who also got a confirmation email, problem is, a...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th March 2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,843
Posted By shmerns
Re: Can I invite Google to crawl my website?

You could ping your youtube channel, just enter the URL in
or pingomatic.
Forum: Programming 4th March 2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By shmerns
Re: Getting hacked...dunno what to do...

Same thing happened to me a month ago, I panicked because many
of my clients fanpages are connected to my hosting company.

I called them immediately and they found someone hacked my files and...
Forum: Website Design 4th March 2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,747
Posted By shmerns
Re: Tumblr Backlinks

Hi, I've sent you a message back in regards to yours. Hope it helps you greatly! :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th March 2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By shmerns
Re: New Rules Regarding List Building

YES! This is exactly how you should be thinking. Create lists no matter what niche you are in. Without follow up marketing you're just leaving money on the table.

As a newbie, you are way ahead...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd March 2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By shmerns
Re: Trial sign ups but no subscriptions.. Help

It sounds like you are following up with email correct?

I would consider offering fans to their fanpage with purchase.

Such as "5000 Instant Fans To Your Fanpage With Purchase"

You can...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th February 2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,672
Posted By shmerns
Re: Anyone having problems with WP Twin?

I've had problems in the past, but not recently. Let me deploy
a site and I'll get back to you if I have the problem again.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st February 2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By shmerns
Re: How to make use of these domain names?

Use these domain names to start a blog on these sujects.
Post relevant content daily or get guest bloggers and monetize
the site with related products.

This is a potential gold mine!
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 20th February 2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,655
Posted By shmerns
Re: how to get clickbank link approved by Facebook Ads?

You could forward your ad to a facebook fanpage URL (using an ifram application) and then have an optin form to capture the interested persons. Once you have this list, you can market ANY clickbank...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th February 2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 684
Posted By shmerns
Re: Newbie almost ready to take an action with list building

Yes building a list is the way to go. Since you are new, I would suggest solo ads (this means you pay someone to mail your offer to their list).

This way you can test out different offers in...
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th February 2012, 04:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,615
Posted By shmerns
Re: Made my First Sale Today!

Congratulations Dylan! Keep the momentum going and use this 1st sale to propell you to the next level! :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th February 2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,859
Posted By shmerns
Re: What is my facebook fanpage url please

Andrew, I'm trying to understand this post.

Did you hire this fiverr gig? Is there a way you can send me
your facebook page, I can help you get your likes, so you can
get your vanity url, I...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 7th February 2012, 10:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,496
Posted By shmerns
Re: Social Monkee - Am I missing something here? Only *1* url?

With Social Monkee you can use it to submit the URL of each of
your blog posts from your site. So if you have a blog type site,
everytime you make a post, you copy that URL into Social Monkee.
Forum: Ad Networks (CPM/CPL, Display) 7th February 2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By shmerns
Re: What Is The Best Way To Promote Bizz Opps Offers?

I just posted about this on another thread. If you want to
begin promoting your list right away, I suggest using ezine
solo ads - you can promote your product to someone else's
list and build...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th February 2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,046
Posted By shmerns
Re: What's Your Favorite Fast Cash Strategies?

Ezine solo ads - You don't need your own list and you are able to
target your niche to someone else's list and build your own at the
same time. It could be no simpler.

Lori P. :)
Forum: Programming 24th January 2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 483
Posted By shmerns
Re: HELP! Has My WordPress Site Been Hijacked?

Have you went into your cpanel file manager to see if all the files there are yours?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd January 2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By shmerns
Re: Advice To Sell My Program?

Congratulations on creating your first product!

I would stay away from PPC for now as you can dump a lot of money into that kind of advertising and may not get a good return on investment to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th January 2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,522
Posted By shmerns
Re: I just gotta share this with you guys (it isn't just my picture).

That's awesome Joshua, congratulations. This is definately food for thought. I love the offline world, there is so much less competition..

Thanks a bunch for sharing this :)

Lori P.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 15th January 2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By shmerns
Re: Happy New Year! A little late :) Plans?

Hey Charlotte,

Glad to hear you are on the road to recovery and your are back in the game.

You are right, the Socrates theme is awesome. Don't rule out creating a free Facebook fan page for...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 693
Posted By shmerns
Re: Use of the word "Student" in a domain name...

Nope, it's great don't think too hard on this one it's a winner.

I use one word in particular in front of almost every single website I build because
it triggers a positive reaction. Not only...
Forum: Copywriting 13th January 2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By shmerns
Re: Are You Using Too Much Hype?

In my opinion, there is definately too much hype in ad copy. Obviously we need to list features and benefits, but I think we can give the hype a rest.

Anything I've ever responded to was from...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th December 2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 666
Posted By shmerns
Re: Facebook Fanpages

Hey Renstanford, this is exactly what I do! Facebook is where I do most of my marketing and YES it is 100% worthwhile. Connect w/me on facebook and I can also give you some free trainings that will...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th December 2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 814
Posted By shmerns
Re: A desperate father is seeking advise, please comment!

Hi Rahman,

I am sorry to hear of your situation, it is very unfortunate but probably the best thing that will happen to you in life, if you make your desperate situation work in your favor. I...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st May 2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 610
Posted By shmerns
What Is Your Daily Marketing Check List?

I would love to hear your daily marketing check list.
What is it that you do on a daily basis that grows your

Here is mine:

50 Craigslist ads (This is my most productive method)...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st May 2009, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By shmerns
Re: Does Anyone Use Paydotcom?

I've been using for a while now and I have never had a problem not being paid. I really like the ease of using it and they have some great products. I would recommend it.

I hope...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd May 2009, 04:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 669
Posted By shmerns
The Power Of The To-Do List - What's On Your To Do List?

The Power Of The To-Do List - What's On Your To-Do List?
I can't believe I did without this for so many years.
My husband first introduced me to the power of the to-do list.
I had always read...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th April 2009, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 498
Posted By shmerns
5 Key Marketing Strategies We Should All Be Using...

Hi Friends,

I hope everyone is feeling great today.
I just wanted to share something
pretty awesome that can help us all
in ANY business we may currently be
involved with.

Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th April 2009, 06:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 683
Posted By shmerns
Re: How To Promote A New ebook

Hi Mag,

My suggestion especially if you are completely new to marketing is to begin with the top five marketing medias.

1. Video Marketing
2. My Space Marketing
3. Article Marketing
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