Register Blogs Advertise with usHelp Desk Today's Posts Search

Showing results 1 to 56 of 64
Search took 0.14 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ahakimi
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th January 2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Best Method to Track Sales/Conversions/Refunds/etc?

Whoa - thanks for the suggestion and pics! This does look nice, I'll research it more to see if it fits my needs!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th January 2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Best Method to Track Sales/Conversions/Refunds/etc?

Clickbank is what I use and it's great. but I guess I'm thinking, "big picture" wise -- tracking ALL forms of sales, conversions, refunds, etc. -- from ALL traffic sources (organic, paid, etc).
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th January 2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Best Method to Track Sales/Conversions/Refunds/etc?

You're right.
But really -- automation is what I'm really after (should have clarified) that way tracking things in this way isn't dependent upon me putting in all the time, each time. Time is more...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th January 2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By ahakimi
Best Method to Track Sales/Conversions/Refunds/etc?

What do you guys use to TRACK everything?

Is there a software you recommend, or do Excel it up?

I'm having trouble getting my head around HOW to track sales (daily, monthly, etc), conversions,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th January 2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By ahakimi
Opinions Needed: Download Page

If you're selling an info product with, say, 10 PDFs total included, once the customer gets to the download page, would you group everything into 1 download/zip/folder that they can download, or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th December 2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Quick Techie Question: Protecting your Download Pages/URL?

Thanks Randall! I'll look into this one. I think I've heard the name in the past too.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th December 2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Quick Techie Question: Protecting your Download Pages/URL?

Thanks trevord92. I guess my main thing is the URL is unguessable, but CAN be copied/sent, etc.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th December 2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By ahakimi
Quick Techie Question: Protecting your Download Pages/URL?

Can you guys recommend some methods of protecting your download page/URL after a customer purchases your product?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th December 2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Blog Posts and Emails: Do you link back to site or past blog content into email?

My main thing is:


- Posting a link back to the actual blog post is good because it leads visitors to your site.
- Posting a link back to the actual blog post is bad because not everyone who...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th December 2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 398
Posted By ahakimi
Blog Posts and Emails: Do you link back to site or past blog content into email?

Hey guys,

When you use your email marketing tool to push new blog posts to subscribers, do you send emails with a short snippet of the blog post then a link back to your site that shows the full...
Forum: Pay Per Click/Search Engine Marketing (PPC/SEM) 9th November 2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,050
Posted By ahakimi
How Much Are You Guys Spending on PPC?

Hi guys,

Question on PPC and marketing dollars spent.

How much are you spending on PPC/Ads (Facebook, Google)?

I've been finding myself having to spend X amount to make Y amount in profits....
Forum: Website Design 10th June 2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By ahakimi
Sales Page Design/Critique?

Hi all,

Just looking for some feedback on my Sales Page.

Both copy, design, offer, etc. Feedback on all of it would be even more highly appreciated.

It's right here (blast5training.com)
...
Forum: Copywriting 10th June 2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,236
Posted By ahakimi
Sales Page Critique?

Hi all,

Just looking for some feedback on my Sales Page.

Both copy, design, offer, etc. Feedback on all of it would be even more highly appreciated.

It's right here (blast5training.com)
...
Forum: Website Design 30th March 2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 385
Posted By ahakimi
"Illustrated/Story/Comic" Style Sales Pages (example inside)

Hi all,

I need your help.

Do you know of a sales page out there that uses not only storytelling as their copy - but illustrations or comics specifically to really keep the visitor engaged?...
Forum: Copywriting 30th March 2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 951
Posted By ahakimi
"Illustrated/Story/Comic" Style Sales Pages (example inside)

Hi all,

I need your help.

Do you know of a sales page out there that uses not only storytelling as their copy - but illustrations or comics specifically to really keep the visitor engaged?...
Forum: Website Design 5th February 2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 478
Posted By ahakimi
Forum: Website Design 4th February 2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 478
Posted By ahakimi
WordPress Site: Custom Theme or Pre-made Theme?

Looking to build a website.
There is already an existing theme that I like and want to use, not to mention its features and ease of use.

I'm working with a development team and filled them in on...
Forum: Copywriting 21st November 2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,095
Posted By ahakimi
Writing Copy without Knowing the Product

Quick question for copywriters. When you write a Sales letter for a product (eBook for example), do you typically go through/read the whole thing first to really get INTO the product itself...
Forum: Copywriting 18th September 2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,501
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Opinions needed from real copywriters.

Great analogy sethczerepak, I think this nails it.
So the "correct" answer would all come down to the individual's learning ability and ability to persist and master that new skillset.

Awesome...
Forum: Copywriting 17th September 2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,501
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Opinions needed from real copywriters.

Great insights from everyone. Thanks all.

I'd be more interested now to hear about some real life experiences from people that found skill X from their Sales training helped them with X in their...
Forum: Copywriting 17th September 2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 550
Posted By ahakimi
Website Copy Critique/Trouble with getting messages across

Hey all,

I think my issue a lot of times is getting a specific message across in the most effective and efficient way possible, or painting a picture in the best way possible. Selling a vision,...
Forum: Copywriting 17th September 2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,081
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Looking for a mentor

Brian McLeod posted 2 posts I believe in this thread.
He's hit the nail on the head both times, exactly on point.

Are you REALLY looking to dominate in copywriting and become a success? Or are...
Forum: Copywriting 16th September 2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,501
Posted By ahakimi
Opinions needed from real copywriters.

I've been wondering about this for a while and wanted some opinions from some real copywriters.

So there's copywriting.

There's selling. In person, face to face, over the phone, infomercials,...
Forum: Copywriting 16th September 2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,081
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Looking for a mentor

You need to learn to sell. That'll solve a lot of your problems.

I'm talking in all aspects. In life. Selling is life. Persuasion.

If you don't get good at selling, you won't get what you want....
Forum: Copywriting 2nd September 2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,770
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Please Critique My First Attempt At Copy.

Without getting into any mechanics of writing copy - all I can say is this. As I was reading it myself, just as a reader and nothing more (non-critiquing mindset), I felt a charge that made me see...
Forum: Copywriting 25th August 2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,237
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Can I make it as a copywriter?

Message me for some test runs, and perhaps we can work together long term.
Forum: Copywriting 25th August 2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,237
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Can I make it as a copywriter?

Just a quick tip right off the bat, I didn't read through most of the responses here but my advice would be this.

RESULTS RESULTS RESULTS.

Results are all that matter, and that should be all...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th August 2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By ahakimi
Super frustrated and need advice

So here's what happened.
I paid a writer online (this person has their own personal site/company/identity online and is a single person business, supposedly writing all-original content) $150 to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th August 2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 479
Posted By ahakimi
Re: So you've got the best product in the world...

Thanks for your response.
In this scenario, pretend that the product is already an "in-demand" one. The product creation process is not what I'm referring to, but instead the technicals of getting...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th August 2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 479
Posted By ahakimi
Re: So you've got the best product in the world...

Would adding a "copyright" footer/intro of your eBook be sufficient for this?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th August 2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 479
Posted By ahakimi
So you've got the best product in the world...

So you've got the best product in the world...

How do you get it out there?

What are the exact steps you'd take to launch it?

How do you execute whatever, to get the MOST sales and exposure...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th July 2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By ahakimi
Hired blog post writer, should I credit them or ghostwritten under your name?

Hi everyone,

I have a question regarding guest blog posts / blog posts in general.
Specifically, hiring someone to write them for your website.

Is it better to:

1) Have someone ghost write...
Forum: Website Design 30th June 2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Website Critique needed

Thanks for all the suggestions, everybody.

Do you really think it's Bluehost that's slow-loading?
This site looked completely different before (the one you are seeing is a redesign from the...
Forum: Website Design 26th June 2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Website Critique needed

Hey heckyes!
That's a great tip! I just updated it and it looks much cleaner already; don't know why I didn't realize how small the font size was.
Forum: Website Design 26th June 2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 540
Posted By ahakimi
How much did you guys pay to have your site built?

Just curious how much all of you paid to build your site/have your site built!
Forum: Website Design 26th June 2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Website Critique needed

Thanks for the comment; do you mind elaborating where you notice a lot of the font issues or where needs work?
Blog posts, headings, etc.?
Forum: Copywriting 26th June 2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By ahakimi
Authority website critique needed.

Hey guys, I've got a website in the fitness niche that's almost complete.
My opt-in is currently not present (side bar) nor are any of my information products, but looking for some overall...
Forum: Website Design 26th June 2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By ahakimi
Website Critique needed

Hey guys, I've got a website in the fitness niche that's almost complete.
My opt-in is currently not present (side bar) nor are any of my information products, but looking for some overall...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th June 2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,209
Posted By ahakimi
Re: How do you position yourself as an expert & gain trust?

My opinion and way of thinking; don't ever let the lack of "credentials" stop you from becoming a success. This is a trap that a lot of people fall into, and all it takes is one close friend asking; ...
Forum: Copywriting 13th May 2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By ahakimi
"Get FREE Access!!!" vs. "This is a 100% FREE membership. No credit card required."

Hey guys,

Working on my optin form and just wanted some opinions.

The setup looks like this:

INSIDE SECRETS TO (fill in what they're getting here)

"Get FREE Access!!!" vs. "This is a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th May 2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Killer Opt-In Question.

So if Johnny has already signed up on List#1 weeks ago and he's well into the follow up messages, if he signs up for List#2 and automatically gets removed from List#1 and onto List#2, will he have to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th May 2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 507
Posted By ahakimi
Killer Opt-In Question.

Hey guys,

I've come across one of those problems that you don't really think of during the sales funnel stages until you're actually applying it.

I have 2 freebies.
2 Optins for each.
1...
Forum: Copywriting 7th May 2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Squeeze page critique. Is this effective?

Updated. This already looks like a huge improvement even in my eyes from the original, I really appreciate it.
Anything else?
Forum: Copywriting 7th May 2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Squeeze page critique. Is this effective?

Alright, the header and links have been removed.

Anything else?
Forum: Copywriting 7th May 2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Squeeze page critique. Is this effective?

That sounds like a great tips, thanks Tim.
Forum: Copywriting 7th May 2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 887
Posted By ahakimi
Squeeze page critique. Is this effective?

Guys, take a look at my squeeze page HERE (http://www.intelligentmuscle.net/blast-your-bench-press-free-report/)that I just made. It's a complete work in progress/prototype, and am publishing it...
Forum: Copywriting 6th May 2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,455
Posted By ahakimi
Re: If ur hiring a copywriter, you must know this

I'm glad I've developed a keen eye for what you're talking about (3 different styles). Thanks for pointing it out to us and reminding - not everyone realizes this
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th May 2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By ahakimi
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th May 2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By ahakimi
Multiple Free Report opt-ins, how to setup email follow-up?

Hey guys,

So on my site I've got more than one opt-in area.
I've got different free reports/ebooks for people to grab.

I have a main email list (giving Gift#1 away, then my follow-up starts)....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd May 2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 571
Posted By ahakimi
Guys I've got a question about opt-in form location.

So basically here's the deal, I'm having my website completely revamped and redesigned with new logos, etc.

If you take a look at my website HERE, the current opt-in form is right on the front...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th April 2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Sales Letter/Product on New domain or existing?

I wanted a .com for the original site to begin with, but .net was only available.

Yes, I do plan on having affiliates promote my product.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th April 2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By ahakimi
Re: Sales Letter/Product on New domain or existing?

Also, the main/original domain ends in .net

If a new domain for my info product/system is the route to go, would you recommend using a .com or .net ? Does consistency here affect my...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th April 2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 371
Posted By ahakimi
Sales Letter/Product on New domain or existing?

I have my own brand and fitness niche website, containing some pretty good content like blog articles, etc. As well as free reports, with an email grabber, follow-up series, etc.

I do have a...
Forum: Warriors For Hire 26th April 2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 31,309
Posted By ahakimi
Forum: Website Design 3rd April 2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By ahakimi
fitness niche site feedback

Hey everyone

I've just published my site and was wondering if I could get some feedback on it. It's still a work in progress with a lot of parts to it missing, but I thought it was at a point...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd April 2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 504
Posted By ahakimi
Re: I've built something. Now what?

Thanks for letting me know, fixed
Showing results 1 to 56 of 64

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:39 PM.