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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th April 2013, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By lukedidit
Recommendations on where to sell a site with a big sign up list?

Hi All,

I am considering selling a blog / site I built which is a couple of years old. It has PR of 1 and a simple popular wordpress plugin that I developed for amazon affiliates which has a list...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th July 2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,197
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Iron Maiden is on tour - Make Money!!

Sounds legit enough. Some fans will go nuts for anything
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th June 2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By lukedidit
Re: People are funny

A little condescending there..I posted not for advice, but to invoke discussion.

It's a couple out of hundreds of sign ups, so no I am not going to bother outlining the frequency in which I will...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th June 2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By lukedidit
People are funny

I have a small list built from people who download my free plugins or just sign up for tips. I mainly ask for the email, so that I can let them know about updates or fixes as my main plugin is not in...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th June 2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 555
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Consider This If You Have A Budget To Play With!

I would not recommend people jump into flippa without some knowledge of the industry first.

Flippa is full of gamed sites with misleading stats. If you don't know how to perform diligence of a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st June 2012, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 493
Posted By lukedidit
Negative SEO Meme

I was a bit bored so I put together a Dimitry Meme on Negative SEO

Can't seem to see a video embed button, so here the link (I will edit if anyone has the youtube tags.

Dimitry Learns About...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th June 2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By lukedidit
Re: 3 Amazon questions...

1) I heard a-zon associates must put a 5-sentence disclosure on all promotions -- what are those 5 lines?

See the link in my signature, even if you don't want to use the plugin it has the offical...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th June 2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,113
Posted By lukedidit
Re: You guys and your WSO's

The web properties are no use without traffic to generate ad clicks. A lot of the pre buy sites may look OK, but you also need to consider things such as the competition in that area. I would really...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th June 2012, 07:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 642
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Warrioooorrrs.... Come out to playyyy - quick question for ya?

It might be more suitable for here:

Mind Warriors - Success, Power, Self-Improvement (http://www.warriorforum.com/mind-warriors-success-power-self-improvement/)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th June 2012, 05:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 889
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Are Any Of These Domains Worth Something?

BetOnRed.com is gem.

I would consider collating a list of gambling sites such as 888.com and seeing if they are interested. Try to get through to the Marketing departments.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th June 2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 741
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Some little tips for writing articles

Another important one is how you start the article, most people kill it with the opening line and don't realise its the most important aspect of the whole article.

If you don't hook them in the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th June 2012, 03:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 628
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Why Some People Will Never Make It

Seriously, can we keep the 'believe in yourself' threads in the right forum. More and more each day there are these 'how to be success', 'why most people fail' threads in the main forum.

Please...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 14th June 2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,933
Posted By lukedidit
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th June 2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,062
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Have I got this wrong or do some people make full livings within these forum four walls?

Yes.

Some people come here and try their hand at making money online.

They don't have much luck so they try another few methods, eventually they may fail too. Its at this point that they...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th June 2012, 04:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 390
Posted By lukedidit
Godaddy auctions

Just won a domain on godaddy, went though to the purchase page.

The bar stewards put £23.18 on top.

ICANN fee and VAT! (20%).

I think that's the first time I have ever been charged VAT in...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th June 2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 575
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Newbies I know how i got slapped , so dont do this

Nothing to with spinning mick. Google have never said they will penalise spun content, just not reward it. I guarantee its using the same keyword that got you hit.

Let me quote the guys at...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th June 2012, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 575
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Newbies I know how i got slapped , so dont do this

I would bet you did not get hit for spun content, you got hit for anchor text over optimization and you can recover from that.

Google have never said they will penalize spun content, just not...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th June 2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 536
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Help to set up a site

Three part easy to follow guide here for doing everything you need

Part 1: Web Hosting, Domain Registration and Wordpress in 3 Easy Steps...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th June 2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,092
Posted By lukedidit
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 8th June 2012, 01:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 890
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Where do you put your anchor text links?

That's not actually true.

Anchor text is fine. It now more the case that it should be planned so that you don't raise flags for over optimization. No keyword ideally should possess over 50% of the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th June 2012, 01:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,264
Posted By lukedidit
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th June 2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 577
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Generated First Lead! Yipeee

Bird feeds?

XML feeds?

Your post is to dam detailed :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st May 2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 340
Posted By lukedidit
How many of you write content in your own language (non English)?

Earlier today I replied to a post about where to obtain back links. The post was removed by the time I hit 'submit' (I am pretty sure for being in the wrong section).

I had suggested that guest...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,881
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Who has had their Amazon Affiliate (Associate) account banned? I'm freaking myself out...

Not having an affiliate disclosure visible at the point of the amzn aff link has got people banned. Its a clause pushed onto amazon by the FTC.

"Consumers must be able to see the disclosure when...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 30th May 2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,445
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Amazon Review Sites: how to stay on page 1?

That's exactly what I have done for my niche sites. Sometimes there is only so much you can write on certain subjects, so I have a blog which is not obvious to find. In that blog I can be a lot more...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2012, 12:54 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,847
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Did I Pick a HORRIBLE Domain Name?

:)

I did this too!

My site started off as:

onlinebusinesscraft dot com

and then I did not like that, so:
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th May 2012, 12:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,243
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Very Important Changes in the TOS for EUROPEAN amazon affiliates

I 'prettify' the links, but they are under big yellow 'buy from amazon' gifs, so that should be no issue.

I also don't use amazon uk, which is even more relevant.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,005
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Are there actually any make $1mil/day gurus out there?

There are a quite a few, but they are to busy writing $5 dollar WSO's to come in here and give a reply.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,141
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Auto-Responder !!

I have the answer for you as I researched this myself:

Email Marketing Software - YMLP (http://www.ymlp.com/)

Sign up for a free account - 1000 emails a month (just no analytic's).

I am...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,864
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Amazon - High click through rates but low conversion rate?

You're doing well. $100 per month for a newish site and your first endeavor is great. Well done!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Is it just me or do you hate it when...

It does, but it also leaves a lasting impression.



TLD! The wonders of ajax and the internet!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2012, 01:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Is it just me or do you hate it when...

Theres a good reason for that. Most forums only allow a tiny amount of messages in the inbox, so quite often it fills up and new messages don't get seen.

I hate when people start threads with...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Amazon Associates and URL shortners

Footer is OK, that will cover your whole site and don't worry about a footer creating a duplicate content penalty alongside a page with the same text, you could block the disclosure page from...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Amazon Associates and URL shortners

The FTC state "Consumers must be able to see the disclosure when they are viewing the endorsement and at the point of the link to the seller’s website.”

I did a fair amount of research on this and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,593
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Newbie here, just a quick hello and need some advice

I wrote a three part guide on setting up your own domain, host and wordpress installation. You would only need about 7 quid for your domain and then about £40 for the hosting (one year).

EDIT:
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2012, 08:25 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,048
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Affiliate links Cloaking

What if OP wants to avoid SERP loss through non cloaked links?

The pretty part is the least useful part of link cloaking.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th May 2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 970
Posted By lukedidit
Re: "done for you" amazon sites worth it?

Build your own.

Even if in time you might decide to outsource and buy 'done for you' sites, you would not have got your hands dirty and learned much. You would not have a ground level view of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,398
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Why do we need affiliate link cloaking?

Will take a look at this John - do you 301 within the Redirect code?
Forum: Website Design 27th May 2012, 03:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Need Help: Making Changes To Image Files of A Theme!

Hi Brent,

Had a quick look:

You could try this - open appearance > editor under wordpress as admin

Select theme to edit: ProSense.

It should default to Stylesheet (style.css)
Forum: Website Design 27th May 2012, 03:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Need Help: Making Changes To Image Files of A Theme!

If you can send me the URL or even the theme name, I will find the CSS for you.

Just one thing, I am going out with the family in shortly, so my wife may 'give me that look' if I say 'give me five...
Forum: Website Design 27th May 2012, 03:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Need Help: Making Changes To Image Files of A Theme!

Those are rendered by adsense.

For the image advert - the second one, you can't change that. That image is sent to your site from Googles adserver.

For the upper one (text based) you can custom...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th May 2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 9,968
Posted By lukedidit
Re: How does anyone make money with Amazon?

Most of my sales come from people purchasing other items, so I have a few different sites all feeding into the same affiliate account.
Forum: Website Design 27th May 2012, 12:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,114
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Use Magento eCommerce Platform to build Amazon affiliate websites

Hi Lyes,



Amazon has a webservices API that gives you a lot to work with and you can pull down product data based on category.

Amazon Product Advertising API - Wikipedia, the free...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th May 2012, 11:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,138
Posted By lukedidit
Re: ALL Warriors Need to Read This

Wow, amazing response.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th May 2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,419
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Opt in Forms for wordpress

Email Marketing Software - YMLP (http://www.ymlp.com/)

They have Free Trial with no credit card / paypal needed up front.

After that their is a free service with for the first 1000 emails a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th May 2012, 04:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Flippa

flippa is 90% junk

I always use the over one year old filter, but then that stuff tends to go for more.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th May 2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By lukedidit
Which Optin Plugin are you using.

My optin section (a widget) really sucks and need something with more eye candy?

Which one are you using (free is better, but will consider premium gigs too).
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th May 2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,752
Posted By lukedidit
Re: How to Make More Money With Your Amazon Affiliate Links...

I've used this plugin and it does a great job, the only shame though is that it does not cloak, so if you have a few bare amzn links on page then Google will not like it.

If the developer could...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th May 2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,048
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Affiliate links Cloaking

Keep in mind all those who are referring to 'pretty link' are not mentioning that you will have to buy the pro version for 40 bucks, as pretty link lite (the one on wordpress.org) does not cloak...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd May 2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,398
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Why do we need affiliate link cloaking?

So swapping them back out will recover lost serps? I say that as I fell victim to believing pretty links lite actually did a 'Redirect 301', so its been a pretty useless plugin to me.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd May 2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,082
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Best way to create an amazon affiliate site?

I use wordpress for all my amazon affiliate sites and a plugin that calls the details down using an API.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd May 2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 726
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Digg Digg Plugin

I really liked digg digg, but dropped it after I found some of the code was making sneaky calls out to another URL and adding 3rd pary cookies. The developer got called out on wordpress.org, so I am...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd May 2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,562
Posted By lukedidit
Content Facilitator

Are many of you using it? Its a Guest Post community where you earn credits from posting other peoples posts to your blog, you then use the credit to get your content posted on someone elses blog.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd May 2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,562
Posted By lukedidit
Re: Can Anyone Recommend Of a Good Amazon Scraper

Amazon have an API which will pull down images, prices, descriptions and reviews. There are a few plugins that will do this for you and post to your wordpress site.

I really like wpzonbuilder
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 23rd May 2012, 07:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,665
Posted By lukedidit
Re: GOGLE HAS GONE CRAZY look at these weird search results!!

I agree, I am by no means a PPC expert, but the time I spent running campaigns and just trying to get ads accepted in the first place showed me its very thin ground to make a profit.

I am sure...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th May 2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,777
Posted By lukedidit
Re: So If I learn Wordpress, Drupal and Majento, how much I can earn?

To be frank, if its a career and work that is the focus of your reason for learning to develop, I would suggest you go with Java.

As much as I really like PHP (I have been playing around with it...
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