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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd July 2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 549
Posted By Big Al
Re: Just got out of prison, with £500 in my name, where do I go from here?

A random thought...

But if you're already using social media (say Instagram which is so visual) why not try to see if you can build a following, with a view to getting them onto an email list.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd July 2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 624
Posted By Big Al
Re: Copywriters For Health Niches

I believe the Facebook group "Cult of Copy" has a linked account with details of copywriters you can hire.

I'm not sure if they're broken down into specialities, but it's worth a looksy.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th April 2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 543
Posted By Big Al
Re: Infoproduct outline formula ?

Starting out, I think you should just shoot for creating a product that matches the way you think and how you'd like a product to be.

One of the best courses I bought was Jason Fladlien's one... I...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th April 2016, 04:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,347
Posted By Big Al
Re: It is better to start your blog with something to sell?

Swings and round-abouts...

Six of one, half a dozen of the other.

The beauty of blogging first is you can start to engage and interact with your audience first. You can see what posts, topics...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th April 2016, 04:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,061
Posted By Big Al
Re: How can I build a niche evenif i don't know thing about it?

I think you can go into a niche you know nothing about.

By the same logic only a slim person can blog about weight loss.

Think about people who blog about their weight loss journey's and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th April 2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 311
Posted By Big Al
Re: What does it take to launch a new product

Without any Product Launching Formulas, if you have a list or an audience of people who are already tuning in to what you have to say... you can launch a product by simply letting them know what's...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th April 2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 616
Posted By Big Al
Re: How to make money from weight loss ebook?

When it comes to traffic it's usually... spend money... or hustle.

You already know how to get traffic because it's the places you already see everyday... FB, Twitter, Instagram (that's a good one...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th April 2016, 04:14 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,024
Posted By Big Al
Re: Top 5 Internet Marketing Tips for Beginners

One of the best tips I heard this week is don't quit any project until you've made $100.

It's way to easy to end up with half-finished projects so I quite like this for the fact that you have to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th April 2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By Big Al
Re: I Need an Opinion or Two

I think you're a bit crazy to create a website and content but not "launch it" -- whatever that means -- is it live?

If you roll it out and start driving traffic to it you'll soon start to see...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th March 2016, 11:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 415
Posted By Big Al
Re: How To Find Niche Ideas For Your Business Using Udemy

I check Amazon books, Clickbank sellers, other affiliate vendors, I've just been checking subscription services with recurring billing (physical products), I look at paid ads in newspapers, in...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th March 2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 445
Posted By Big Al
Re: Personal caricature as logo?

I'm not sure about caricatures. Sometimes I find them harder to take seriously and a cartoon image isn't really that serious.

But here's the thing, maybe I'm not your market. The logo and brand...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th March 2016, 11:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 748
Posted By Big Al
Re: Private label right products

I'm not sure grammar and spelling are the biggest issues, IMHO I think it's finding something that is congruent with your approach and in your voice.

So whatever you do do, just edit it so it's...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th March 2016, 06:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,346
Posted By Big Al
Re: Beginner who is interested in affiliate marketing

I think affiliate marketing is too broad a term in itself because it's just like saying "I sell other people's stuff and get a commission".

How do you sell it?

Do you go door-to-door, over the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th March 2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,518
Posted By Big Al
Re: Easiest Way of Earning 1k in 2016?

Best careers advice on the web... Cal Newport's "So Good they Can't Ignore You"

As someone who's jump through a few different careers, it's really, really insightful and awesome advice. Some...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th March 2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 452
Posted By Big Al
Re: Click bank for noobies

Mate, I don't think these are failures. I think they're results and feedback. You say there's too much competition but there's always been too much competition. There was too much competition when...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st March 2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 552
Posted By Big Al
Re: Most cost effective way to build traffic?

Could you start a podcast on trading, or perhaps reach out and be the guest on podcast shows?

You get to put yourself in front of loads of people, demonstrate your knowledge, build trust, create a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st March 2016, 05:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 919
Posted By Big Al
Re: Im newbie, how to start my own e-business?

Dude, you got the skills.

The only thing I believe you need to be careful with is creating a product that doesn't have enough demand. I mean, people might not want to be able to Olympic Lift but...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st March 2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 537
Posted By Big Al
Re: No Sale In Amazon For Last 1 week

Well done mate, I was going to say check your site. I've an amazon sites and recently realized that the links where no longer taking visitors to the product page and had to update the links.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st March 2016, 05:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,239
Posted By Big Al
Re: Starting from scratch to $500 pm how would you do it ?

I would sell your services to someone else, that's the quickest and most guaranteed way to make the monies... nothing else is guaranteed, all a bet and blogs etc can take a while to get up running,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st March 2016, 05:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,389
Posted By Big Al
Re: Profitable Niche or Waste of Time?

How about having a look at sites for sale on Flippa to see if there are similar sites to yours, how much they are earning and if you can see how they are earning their money.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th December 2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,010
Posted By Big Al
Re: How much money can i make in first few months of my blog/website ?

Happiness = Reality minus Expectation

It's crazy expectations that mess us up. Have zero expectation about page views, sales etc etc... just do the work.

You could make a blog about Making...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th December 2015, 04:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By Big Al
Re: Determining the ideal Clickbank product to promote

Clickbank explanation of Gravity: https://support.clickbank.com/entries/22802962-Using-the-Marketplace

In their words, it's what's hot right now.



A product that has just launched, has buzz...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th December 2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 1,477
Views: 55,748
Posted By Big Al
Re: How did you make your first dollar

My first dollar was a Clickbank commission, I think it was a Forex product.

My first hundred dollar day was selling my own info-products where the download page had links to a higher ticket and...
Forum: Email Marketing 9th December 2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,278
Posted By Big Al
Re: help with email marketing basics

I'm gonna pipe up and add my 0 cents...

Email marketing is communicating 1-2-1 with your list about something they want.

I think it's easy to forget that email is one of the few ways you can...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th December 2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 407
Posted By Big Al
Re: Good copywriting e-class?

I started with Dan Kennedy's Ultimate Sales Letter but found it confusing to start with.

I think it's a really good idea to just copy the old school sales letters and couple that with some...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th December 2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 765
Posted By Big Al
Re: Newbie Starting Out

Think it's an awesome idea to kill two birds with one stone.

I think Robert is right, to try to drill down and find yourself a more specific niche. I also think you shouldn't spend too much time...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th December 2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,040
Posted By Big Al
Re: is anyone promoting bluehost affiliate program?

Pat Flynn did $41,550 in October thanks to his Bluehost affiliate relationship .... My October 2015 Monthly Income Report (http://www.smartpassiveincome.com/october-2015-monthly-income-report/)
...
Forum: Email Marketing 30th November 2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By Big Al
Re: The most imprtant question ....

I think the truth is we're all on multiple lists. Solo ads or no solo ads, we're all on lots of lists and everyone is competing for the same space, and awareness, in your inboxes (... we all have...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th November 2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 727
Posted By Big Al
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th November 2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 451
Posted By Big Al
Re: Is it okay to lose money at first?

You're paying for data at the moment, sure you want money but you need the data.

Based on that data (... and it isn't a lot to go on, the significance is dubious) it does sound expensive per lead....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th November 2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,019
Posted By Big Al
Re: What If I Can’t Write?

Have a read of "The War of Art" by Steven Pressfield.

Good book and an easy read. It's not about writing, it's more about the mindset and he talks about everything from getting the work done and...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 30th October 2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 468
Posted By Big Al
Re: There are only two answers to any IM question

I've started to make a swipe file, so far it includes:

- automated
- while you sleep
- red hot, hungry buyers
- consistent commissions
- just 20 minutes a day
- without a website, product,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th October 2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 743
Posted By Big Al
Re: Releasing a product every month/2 months, or having a monthly membership payment site?

I think the membership site....

I find creating new products really hard on my time, a membership site is still content creation but it's the same sales letters, infrastructure and so on.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th October 2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 660
Posted By Big Al
Re: trying to promote clickbank products.

Different markets, different niches, different traffic sources.

I don't think it's possible to say whether one traffic source will or won't categorically for all Clickbank products.

It really...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th October 2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 776
Posted By Big Al
Re: Health or Bodybuilding?

I think you 'niche' down a little further.

Say, bodybuilding for guys who want to get huge, or hard gainers, or just starting out, or in their 40s.

Same for the health niche.

I don't think...
Forum: Email Marketing 23rd October 2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By Big Al
Re: What is the best course on how to build an email list?

I've been guilty of your question but think about it...

How to build an email list?

How did you end up on other people's email list? Chances are you heard their name (so it's a recommendation...
Forum: Email Marketing 23rd October 2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By Big Al
Re: what should i learn first ?

I'm with Paleochora

I think you should jump in the deep end and get started, then learn as you go. Reading about copywriting, sales funnels and all that.

Decide on who you want to market to,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd October 2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 636
Posted By Big Al
Re: Advice for new PLR creator/seller

I think using deadlines.

I've had PLR projects run on, and on and on.

Now I use Office Time and set myself an hourly deadline to do the research, write the product and then edit the product so...
Forum: Email Marketing 22nd October 2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 729
Posted By Big Al
Re: Monetizing a small 1,200 subscriber buyer list

I believe a lot of massive profits from tiny-lists is a combination of really good relationships and segmentation.

I know some folk have lists of thousands, then create a segment of a couple of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd October 2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,010
Posted By Big Al
Re: Best Passive Income Online Businesses?

I was going to say Kindle books have been the most passive for me, although they could do with a version 2.0 update and perhaps better covers right now - so some continuous work involved and they...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd October 2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By Big Al
Re: How to select your niche type?

Narrow it down, flip a coin.

Then give yourself 90 days to get something working.

The procrastination and doing nothing will kill you. Win or lose, in 90 days you'll know whether it worked out...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd October 2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By Big Al
Re: Where to find best copywriter?

Why not check out the top selling diet products on Clickbank and have a look who wrote the copy?

Or ask around on the copywriting board.

[Edit] What he just said ^^
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th October 2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,164
Posted By Big Al
Re: Any great ideas on how I can monetize this niche?

I was wondering how easy it would be to get those buyers onto different mailing lists depending on the animal they're interested in - so you can send out email specific to each animal recommending...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th October 2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,041
Posted By Big Al
Re: Can't niche my passion, I'm too broadly interested

I've literally just bought a book by Cal Newport called "So Good They Can't Ignore You" and his perspective is that you shouldn't follow your passion.

There's also the question, if you can earn...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th October 2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 240
Posted By Big Al
Re: Being different

I was wondering if you have any personal experience in what you're selling, and if you do, can you add your story - that will be unique, that will make you different.

You being you. You talking...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th October 2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,130
Posted By Big Al
Re: 3 things you need if you are new to IM.

Nail on the head.

I don't think simple is a starting point, I think it's everything.

The fundamentals.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 725
Posted By Big Al
Re: Student newbie

An example is an Amazon affiliate site.

I have one in the Golf niche, it's not 'just the golf niche' it's a focused segment of the golf niche and I simply do the research on the products, write...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2015, 03:19 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,721
Posted By Big Al
Re: Best advice you ever had?

"As soon as I start to think too much, I stop and start doing"

Personally, thinking (and worrying) have slowed me down and stopped me taking action.

It's the motion beats meditation scenario.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,529
Posted By Big Al
Re: how to market a product to IM ers

You could run a WSO?

It's a place where people go to buy (so it's not unsolicited) and it's targeted. It'd also be a good place to test and find out what you can do to improve your product (or...
Forum: Email Marketing 6th October 2015, 06:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,843
Posted By Big Al
Re: How to write a good email ?

Know your market...

Their fears, their frustrations, their failures.

Their hopes, dreams and desires.

And talk to them about these things.
Forum: Email Marketing 6th October 2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,843
Posted By Big Al
Re: How to write a good email ?

Know your market...

Their fears, their frustrations, their failures.

Their hopes, dreams and desires.

And talk to them about these things.
Forum: Email Marketing 6th October 2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 549
Posted By Big Al
Re: Best after sales follow up email... ?

Yesterday I subscribed to Bencivenga's Bullets (... again - why didn't I read them the first time around).

His first bullet - you get it emailed to you on day 2 - is about exactly that. What to...
Forum: Email Marketing 6th October 2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 703
Posted By Big Al
Re: Newsletter marketing

About the newsletter you're thinking about...

Have a look at Marlon Sanders list. I can't remember how frequently he emails but I know he does ping out a weekly PDF newsletter that obviously...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th October 2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By Big Al
Re: How to monetise my blog.

It might be worth looking at your analytics to find out the sources of your traffic, and what that traffic is interested in (ie. the most popular posts) and maybe how long they're on your site before...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th October 2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,620
Posted By Big Al
Re: What is your thought on competition?

I go after niches I know a bit about so I have some level of confidence in the niche, regardless of competition.

That said, I wish I had the brass balls (and the skills) to pick a crazy busy niche...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th October 2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,848
Posted By Big Al
Re: Solo Ads Are Going To Die!!! Here's Why.

I was just thinking I could grow and continue to build my list, only sell my own stuff...

Then every now and then sell a solo ad to someone who had an offer I thought was valuable and I'm sure it...
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