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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th November 2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 670
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: better price vs quality than iwriter?

As a freelancer, I'm forever getting clients who started out trying to get decent quality from mass content sites and eventually couldn't cope with all the fixing they had to do, and the lack of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th November 2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,176
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Advice on how to price myself as a freelancer?

I generally prefer to work on a per-project basis, though I do have a couple of clients who I work with on an hourly basis.

The benefit of per-project is that you can price based on the value you...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th September 2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Consultants: What's Your Preferred Compensation in This Situation?

I'd want a set fee. I'm a cynical old thing, but many start-ups don't make it, and a percentage of nothing is nothing.

However, if you feel strongly about what they're doing, and believe it's the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th September 2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,559
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: How to create from 0 online business without no skills to sell, no knowledge to show, no experie

If you have no skills and no knowledge, get some skills and knowledge! From there, you will gain experience.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th September 2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 783
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Is starting off in freelance writing still profitable ? and whats the best way to start off?

Oh, absolutely, many freelance writers make a very profitable income.

Have a think about whether you have a niche or a particular skill that's marketable. Are you great at persuasive writing?...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th September 2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 922
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Any suggestion for newbie freelancer!

The problem with mainly using freelancing sites is that it's often a 'race to the bottom' because people hire based on fees, rather than quality.

As someone suggested upthread, I'd focus on...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 26th January 2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 581
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Anyone here work on IM outside ?

I'm in England, it's winter. I stay in ;-)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th January 2015, 02:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 994
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: how do I find out if My writer is stealing my niche ideas from me?

I disagree. As a full-time freelance writer, I can safely say that we do better work with more information about the project.

Writing for offline publications is really different to writing for...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 994
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: how do I find out if My writer is stealing my niche ideas from me?

If those writers stole your ideas, that sounds highly unethical to me.

Maybe in future, ask your contractors to sign documents to guarantee they won't use your ideas. To be honest I've never...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 800
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Would I get sued for an ebook that overpromises?

Your bio doesn't say where you're based but, in the UK, you could certainly be reported to the Advertising Standards Authority if somebody felt you had engaged in false advertising.

In any case,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Video Marketing Blog - Budget $300

If you're not really familiar with video marketing, it doesn't sound like the ideal topic for you to blog about.

What do you already do that you're good at? That you care about? Why not blog about...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Guest posting blogs

What Alexa said.

In any case, if you're starting an advertising agency (even if it's for apps), that suggests you have a good knowledge of how advertising works, so you can apply the same...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th December 2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Is This A Good Program Idea To help Us Internet Marketers Stop Scraping ?

Firstly, several of these are discredited ways of gaining traffic and should be avoided.

Secondly, sure, you want a method that avoids you having to take any action or spend any cash - everyone...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th August 2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 507
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Good Google Analytics Reporting Tools?

Thanks for your help, Paul, appreciate it! I'll check those out.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th July 2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 507
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Good Google Analytics Reporting Tools?

Hey,

Does anyone have any tools they can recommend to create good, image-rich reports based on Google Analytics data? I know of Quill Engage but am having trouble finding what I want beyond that....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th May 2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,076
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Why Is Everyone So Buzzing About T-Shirts?

It's funny to watch the current flurry of attention on this, because I've been making money with t-shirt designs for years. It doesn't make me £millions but, like my other sources of passive income,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th May 2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,840
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: How to Make More Money With Your Amazon Affiliate Links...

I'm in the UK and have always used the Amazon Link Localizer plugin to capture referrals in different countries. However I've lost faith in it recently because I accidentally clicked one of my own...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th April 2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,507
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Starting an Article Writing Business

I would advise against. Often, people who want freebies are reluctant to pay later. Don't let others undervalue what you do, and charge decent prices for what you are offering.

The prices...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th January 2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,041
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Buying Domains Just to Sit

I'm exactly the same. I have a range of domains that I bought because I had a 'brilliant idea' that I have never had the time to actually bring to life. I annoy myself a lot with this stuff.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th January 2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 773
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Video Editing Software?

I use VideoPad Video Editor - there's a bit of a learning curve, but it's good when you get the hang of it.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,430
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Press Release - have you tried it?

If you're trying to get your news into the press (well, wider media nowadays), you can have a good go at anticipating how successful it will be by looking at your ideal buyer persona, looking at the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th January 2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 707
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Question about using copyrighted content for my own blogs

This is correct.



This is incorrect.



If a photograph is copyrighted you can't use it without permission or without paying the photographer.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th January 2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,638
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: What Are The Best Days and Times To Send Out Autoresponder Emails?

It's good to look at general stats to get an idea of where to start, but the best way of finding out what your individual audience responds to is to try a number of different options and measure your...
Forum: Copywriting 5th October 2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,366
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: A Question For U.K. Copywriters... And Some U.S. et al

The sales copy that I write for UK or Irish clients is definitely not the same as I'd write for US clients. As others have said, IM / MMO copy is pretty similar everywhere, but for many other niches...
Forum: Social Media 5th October 2013, 04:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,546
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: So Pinterest seems like a waste of time

The problem is probably that you've spent "a few hours" on it. It's a social networking site - it takes more than a few hours to properly network.

I find it an incredibly effective driver of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th October 2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 681
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Take a video, turn into eBook and sell it

Turning someone else's product directly into a product of your own seems legally and ethically dodgy.

Learn from their product, study some more, and develop your own ideas. Turn *that* into an...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd October 2013, 05:58 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,049
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: would you pay 20$ to write as much as you want for a week on a highly targeted blog

No. If people want me to write for their websites they pay me, I don't pay them!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st August 2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,312
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: How much should I charge for freelancing?

There are different ways to work out how much to charge, but a lot of it comes down to:
1. How much money do you need each week?
2. How many hours will you work each week?

And doing a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th August 2013, 05:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 851
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: "Click farm" expose

I think you may be overestimating the degree of true choice available in certain areas of the world, when poverty is devastatingly high.

However, whether or not fake followers turn out to be...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd August 2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 851
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: "Click farm" expose

I guess it could be worth keeping an eye on YouTube next week - someone might upload it?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd August 2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Buying a website for affiliate marketing

You'll need to learn to drive traffic to your website if you want to succeed with affiliate marketing, so now seems as good a time to start as any!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd August 2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 851
Posted By PhilippaWrites
"Click farm" expose

It looks like there's going to be an expose on UK TV about "click farms", used to fake Facebook likes and Twitter followers:

How low-paid workers at 'click farms' create appearance of online...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 17th June 2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 709
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Worst client every stories thread post here!

If you need some more stories to commiserate with, then http://clientsfromhell.net/ is always worth a gander.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th May 2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,140
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Do you think it is possible to make 100k per year on Zazzle?

I guess it's technically possible, but I suspect it would be very difficult. If you can earn $100 a year than presumably you can scale it up and up and up to 1,000, 10,000 and 100,000. There's no...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th May 2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,557
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Article Syndication: Blogs not accepting articles from my blog

It might be this, although as Alexa explained the resource box isn't that relevant.

Could it be that they just don't like your writing much? Or simply that they don't want to promote a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd May 2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 664
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Article Writering Services Face Problem With IM Related Articles

Many of my writing clients come to me having already wasted money on cheap writers who didn't deliver what they needed, or care much about that. Even at the highest level of iWriter, it's barely...
Forum: Copywriting 21st May 2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 441
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Question about Youtube Videos

It sounds like what you're suggesting would break copyright law, unless the videos are licensed with Creative Commons Licensing.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st May 2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 630
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: May I Know Which WP Plugins Do You Normally Used For Your Sites?

I've switched to the Yoast SEO plugin from All-In-One. I've gone off Amazon Link Localizer since I found out that it sends me to Amazon in Germany (I'm in the UK), but I used to like that one.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th January 2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 993
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: I think i found somthing illegal, what do i do now?

Looks dodgy to me too.

But against clickbank terms of service =/= illegal.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th October 2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,940
Posted By PhilippaWrites
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This.


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Forum: Social Media 10th October 2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,183
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Talk to people. Be really interesting. That's...

Talk to people. Be really interesting. That's about it.


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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd September 2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,664
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Do Press releases really work?

They work for things that are newsworthy, that the press would be interested in writing about. As long as they are really well-written and in the correct format.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd September 2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,065
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Best places to sell articles

I'd recommend giving Constant Content a try. If your articles are rejected for errors it might give you an idea about their overall saleability.

Because you can set your own prices on CC, you can...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd September 2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Publishing Ebooks

A professional editor or proofreader is a must. It's virtually impossible to effectively proofread your own work.

Whether or not you hire someone to do the layout and front page will depend on...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd September 2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,343
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd September 2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 471
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Press Release Service Advice

Is there an in-between option? Something like a month's subscription? For a method you are unsure of, investing $3,000 seems a bit reckless.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd September 2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,751
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Michael Green

I'm doing my utmost to bite my tongue, for this very reason!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd September 2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 782
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: The internet marketing niche has to start taking responsibility

I agree with the OP. If we then discover that that part of the sales pitch is a lie, we start to question what else is a lie.

I was sent a link to a live webinar, starting in 10 minutes! Quick...
Forum: Social Media 16th September 2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,476
Posted By PhilippaWrites
I get a surprisingly high number of page views...

I get a surprisingly high number of page views via pinterest to my sites. I don't think they're especially useful ones for my overall business, but the pins and repins do bring new eyeballs and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th September 2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 620
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Strategy for capturing business owner emails in a niche

It was about $10 an hour if I remember correctly. As it was a one-off expense it was justifiable, and it was totally worth it. She got postal addresses, names of CEOs and email addresses, as well as...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th September 2012, 04:30 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,755
Posted By PhilippaWrites
*sigh* Posted from Warriorforum.com App...

*sigh*


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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th September 2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 620
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Advertising on LinkedIn is a great idea, as...

Advertising on LinkedIn is a great idea, as suggested above, given your target market.

Alternatively, if it takes 3 hours, hire a VA for 3 hours as a one-off maybe? I needed to identify some...
Forum: Copywriting 14th September 2012, 02:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,126
Posted By PhilippaWrites
This thread is quite hilarious, I feel like some...

This thread is quite hilarious, I feel like some kind of specimen being stared at and analysed in a science lab.

Amazingly enough, not all women are the same.


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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th September 2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 768
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Like others above I would recommend Constant...

Like others above I would recommend Constant Content. You set your own prices and pick your own topics, although sales aren't guaranteed (not that they are anywhere, I suppose!).


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Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 5th September 2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,492
Posted By PhilippaWrites
Re: Is Stompernet Still In Existence?

I also still get emails from them, I presume from an autoresponder. The first webcast I ever went to was with Vin Montello from Stompernet, he was awesome, so I subscribed. Not had much value from...
Forum: Finished Contests & Challenges 3rd September 2012, 04:19 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 41,785
Posted By PhilippaWrites
I love the idea of this challenge - creative...

I love the idea of this challenge - creative thinking and not having to think too seriously.

My head has been full of ideas since i read that thread about hiring the fiverr guy to hand out...
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