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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd October 2011, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By Spyder77
Re: My current plan for IM

Plans are good, but starting out, action is more important - its better to launch and figure it out as you go then to try and plan it to perfection before hand (because that can't be done and it...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st October 2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,913
Posted By Spyder77
Re: How to avoid the BS WSO's, and only buy those with real value?

A lot of good advice posted here already. Much of it seems to get to the core problem: lack of focus and what seems to be an expectation that you're going to find some secret in them that will do all...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 24th August 2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 760
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Keyword Density 3% standard, FO' REAL?

The keyword itself is a factor - some of them are natural enough that no effort is required to make them "look" natural. Others are tougher. Either way it should look like its written for human...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd August 2011, 11:38 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 70,378
Posted By Spyder77
re: "DoFollow" or Not?

If you've been led to believe it is a "waste of time" to post a comment on a blog/website that is No Follow, then you have been misled. These links, while not as useful as a Do Follow link, are far...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 22nd August 2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 980
Posted By Spyder77
Re: My GF has ALOT of time on her hands - What job should I give her next?? ;-)

If she's already able to write good content - more than you require - why not roll with that and post her services in the Warriors for Hire section, where she can outsource to others for $$$?
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd August 2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Very confused about article submission sites

The point to submitting an article to an article directory is similar (and complimentary) to creating an informative article on your website. You do this on your website to establish authority, and...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 22nd August 2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 510
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Which domain ranks better?

There isn't much difference anymore when it comes to a hyphen. You get a slight edge without it, so all else being equal, the choice without it is the (slightly) better choice.

-Spyder
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 22nd August 2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 854
Posted By Spyder77
Re: noindex, nofollow to WP pages

I use Platinum SEO to do that for my "about" pages and a few others that I don't wish to have crawled. And even though it runs counter to intuition, its better to leave disclaimer and privacy pages...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th August 2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,047
Posted By Spyder77
Re: How many posts per day can you put on a website?

Just curious, but if its for this new, un-indexed site, where are these visitors wandering by from? Not that Google is the only source of course, but if the content is not up yet then you presumably...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th August 2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 560
Posted By Spyder77
Re: [Warning] If You Don't Control It, Someone *Will* Take It Away From You!

Good advice. I was "lucky" enough to learn this lesson the hard way when I was very early into IM (within my first 3 weeks into it), and its very much in the same spirit as the common advice here to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th August 2011, 09:39 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,332
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Value of the U.S. Dollar

I have been watching the slow but steady decline in value of the USD and am on the fence about what to do about it as a non-American who buys and sells products in US dollars.

The good: I buy my...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 15th August 2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 836
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Does extension matter?

The more relevant question is does the TLD fit with the site itself? Example: .org is associated with "organization" and if you have a .org that has absolutely nothing to do with any kind of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th August 2011, 12:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 524
Posted By Spyder77
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th August 2011, 11:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 524
Posted By Spyder77
Re: What do you consider to be the MOST IMPORTANT INFO in IM'ing

I've found that people are very enthusiastic right up until they discover there is some actual hard work and dedication involved. Then their interest dries up overnight. Which is actually kind of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th August 2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 524
Posted By Spyder77
Re: What do you consider to be the MOST IMPORTANT INFO in IM'ing

The most important attribute: the willingness to actually DO it and an unshakable belief that you will succeed at it. That success may not be (and very likely won't be) overnight, or in 30 days or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st July 2011, 08:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

G+ = Google+. As to why you'd want to be a part of it, that's a question covered in several other threads and not anything I'm addressing in this one. This thread is for those who've decided they...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st July 2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

I'm a day late getting back online (major move, lots of driving, no catastrophes fortunately), so wanted to let everyone know that I'm sending the invites to all who've requested them and the thread...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th July 2011, 12:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

Invite sent.

Side note: I'm moving tomorrow and my internet here is set to be disconnected this afternoon, so I'm going to be offline until Saturday when the move is done (1,100 mile drive with a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th July 2011, 04:09 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 10,400
Posted By Spyder77
Re: It Starts ... Google+ Members Banned From All Google Services

They are giving you something in return: access to the new generation of social networking. It has its dark side, but what doesn't? Everything worthwhile contains an element of risk. One can manage...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 10:47 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

Two words: Victoria's Secrets

They became so successful and continue to be successful, in part, because they use scantily clad beautiful woman to model and sell their product to... women, many of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

It has nothing to do with power, intelligence, or anything else. It works on guys AND it works on women too (and I'm talking about the same beautiful woman selling to both groups).

Before taking...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

Sorry for the delay guys (I was doing offline stuff), invites are sent.

tamimabraham (http://www.warriorforum.com/members/tamimabraham.html): No 'list building' involved in this. Each invite adds...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 10:28 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,762
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Is IM a dirty business?

To answer your question: that depends entirely on you. There is more to IM than making a fast buck, or for that matter, IM itself as a niche. Its only one of several niches that Internet Marketers...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 10:04 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 10,400
Posted By Spyder77
Re: It Starts ... Google+ Members Banned From All Google Services

That is the reality of it. Its been going on for years. The last bastion of privacy is one's home, and its only a matter of time before that disappears as well. If you have any kind of presence on...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,614
Posted By Spyder77
Re: The Conservative Old School & Their Fading Paradigm

This isn't chess. You've made your opening move. The "conservative old school" has replied. We've waited on your next move to explain what that is. Instead you keep touching the piece without ever...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 08:38 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,614
Posted By Spyder77
Re: The Conservative Old School & Their Fading Paradigm

Another perfect example of where you describe something you claim is broken, and hold yourself up to symbolize what it is you and your ilk are replacing it with, yet again you FAIL to actually state...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,614
Posted By Spyder77
Re: The Conservative Old School & Their Fading Paradigm

Here is my problem (I'm not quite 40 yet, though I am somewhat conservative):

You say you want thoughts, feedback and discussion on the "old school conservative paradigm that is failing" versus...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

Invite sent.

By the way guys, with each invite I send I add you all in my "Warriors" circle I created. You'll see everyone in my circle and all of them are people who I've added from this forum or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

No prob, like I said - you were close enough.



Invite sent.

-Spyder
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 07:20 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

He won't be. The reasons are due to the way males and females are hard-wired. 3rd wave feminists look to brush aside everything learned about exactly how this is so in social and evolutionary...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 06:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

Your 1 post shy of the 10 I mentioned, but close enough. Invite sent to you and Sohel.

-Spyder
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 06:38 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 10,400
Posted By Spyder77
Re: It Starts ... Google+ Members Banned From All Google Services

Good points, but a couple thinks worth mentioning:

G holds the key to the gateway in that their share of the SE market is much greater than all others combined. And G is already linking G+ to G,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 10,400
Posted By Spyder77
Re: It Starts ... Google+ Members Banned From All Google Services

I don't gamble, but its hard to resist in this case. I think wagering is probably against the TOS, so how about we give G+ 6 months and see who is the dust mite :D

They may not smite FB completely...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 05:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

Not everyone has G+, no. Which is why I decided to give away 30 to any Warriors who aren't in yet, and want in. I have over 100 Warriors in that circle and its increasing steadily. Its great as a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
Re: 30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

The invite is to G+. There is a very active social community made of other Warriors within G+. I follow their TOS. What anyone does with their invite is up to them, but my advice:

Use a real...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 04:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 792
Posted By Spyder77
30 G+ Invites to Give Away to Other Warriors

As the title says, I'm giving away 30 of mine to WF members to return the same kind of favour another Warrior gave me with my invite to G+

To get the invite there is only one criteria: you must be...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th July 2011, 02:32 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

Faulty premise. Here's why:

1. Marketing & sales are related and sometimes 1 & the same thing, but not all sales people are marketers and not all marketers are sales people.

2. You don't need...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 26th July 2011, 12:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 480
Posted By Spyder77
Re: just google dance???

Just as a footnote, one keyword has jumped almost overnight to front page of G (#10 spot), though its not one of the keywords I was targeting - I added it to my keyword tracker only because its...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2011, 11:39 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,970
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Is It Just Me Or Do Most WSO'S Seem To Be Junk These Days?

Point well taken Richard, and a case of my reacting with a nuke where a tactical missile would be in my best interest. Your suggestions are good ones and they come back to doing due diligence before...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th July 2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

Sal, the principle doesn't operate on the conscious level where it would be based on conscious recollection of the product itself. It works at the subconscious and unconscious levels where we "feel"...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,970
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Is It Just Me Or Do Most WSO'S Seem To Be Junk These Days?

Your reply is fair enough and I can see your point of view. What turned me off was this idea that sprung up - based on one WSO's post about being pissed off because one person asked for his money...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th July 2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 10,400
Posted By Spyder77
Re: It Starts ... Google+ Members Banned From All Google Services

Yeah I bet G is really feeling the pain after that. Likely up there with getting bitten by a dust mite.

-Spyder
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th July 2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 10,400
Posted By Spyder77
Re: It Starts ... Google+ Members Banned From All Google Services

Because FB has one major venture: FB. Google has its hands in so many pies that I'm surprised they haven't simply bought them out. The reason they haven't is they don't need to: FB won't die, it'll...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th July 2011, 02:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 926
Posted By Spyder77
Re: .Com And .Net Prices To Go Up Again...

Peanuts, especially when averaged out over a 1 year lease period. Though I'll look at locking in my domains for a 3-5 year lease before the price does go up all the same.

-Spyder
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2011, 02:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,398
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Ezine Articles and SEO

I've just started doing this with GoArticles. I don't do any spinning (which they forbid), but over the course of proof-reading it prior to submission, I do wind up tweaking it a bit. I use only one...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2011, 02:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,072
Posted By Spyder77
Re: An Experiment on Forum Backlinks.........

Its an interesting experiment to follow in its own right. Not something many would undertake at their own time and expense for the benefit of the WF community. Kudos to the OP for putting to the test...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 25th July 2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,970
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Is It Just Me Or Do Most WSO'S Seem To Be Junk These Days?

50% true.

There was a thread recently from a WSO seller who was very PO'd off that someone requested a refund on his $7 WSO within a couple minutes of downloading it. This created a thread full of...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 24th July 2011, 10:25 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,868
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Traffic Travis Screwed Me Over

To avoid getting personalized/regional SERPs when doing the G top 10 search verification, check incognito, or better still, use Scroogle.

-Spider
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 24th July 2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 920
Posted By Spyder77
Re: banned domain - expired - bought

I don't think Google is going to penalize you because G can tell who owns what. Just like you don't get the page rank of an expired domain, it wouldn't make any sense to inherit its ban. You inherit...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By Spyder77
Re: The Wimp, The Soldier & The Warrior!

Nice, I don't think the Warrior line is quite as linear as that though (which is not to take anything away from the rest of it), as I suspect most successful Warriors (I'm tempted to say all but...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

That gives you an advantage us guys don't have - you get to save the $5 we have to outsource to fiverr for. :D

@THK: the best proof is in the big money ad campaigns running on prime time TV (the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

That's the idea. A hot girl isn't going to sell a pile of dog ****. Nobody who understands this is saying that. What she will do, however, is boost interest and sales on an already good product well...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Long tail DOmain

I use Market Samaria for keyword research. There are several good search tools online for domain research. The better ones will not only let you know the availability for all TLD possibilities, but...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 09:22 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,011
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Sex Still Wins

Neither. I spent 4 years in university learning about human behaviour and 2 years applying that knowledge in addictions and substance abuse treatment.

You're an exception, but its faulty reasoning...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 09:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By Spyder77
Re: Long tail DOmain

Only if you count bots ;) The secondary keyword isn't one I'd otherwise put any effort into as it doesn't get the volume of traffic my chosen primary keyword does. Its a close match to the primary,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By Spyder77
Re: I'm going to get my feet wet. A website.

That's how I've learned: take the plunge and jump into it head first. You make a few mistakes as you go, learn from, keep going, keep building, keep learning, and keep refining. That's the essence of...
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