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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd December 2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Best monetization strategy for soccer opinion site?

If you look at all the advertizing hoardings and the sponsors on the shirts many are betting/gambling so that's probably the way to go. Fast cash loan companies also advertize on some shirts.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd December 2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,553
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Who Still Uses EzineArticles?

I still get traffic from some of my ezinearticles articles but I haven't submitted a new article in over a year...probably even longer. The articles providing the traffic are super long tail keywords...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 2nd December 2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,048
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Amazon's Hopes For Drone Deliveries

My thoughts too - good publicity at a busy shopping time of the year. Not many things I would need within 30 minutes of purchase...especially if I was paying extra for the privilege.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 468
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Guest bloggers want follow links

Exactly, it's your blog so you make the rules. I guess you just have to state those rules up front on a guidelines page. Having said that, I don't see what the problem is with do follow backlinks...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 899
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Most Frustrating Part of Running a Blog?

Content can be frustrating because it never really stops...you always have to be coming up with new ideas although the more you work in a niche, the easier it gets to find new ideas because you know...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 453
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Does The Existence of An Alexa Rank Mean The Site Has Traffic

Even Alexa claim that any ranking over 100,000 is not very accurate (whatever that means). In my experience 25m would be lucky to get 1-10 visitors a month.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 396
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Traffic and website content ?

Yes, I agree with everyone else - difficult to say the least unless the content on that page is incredible and people link to it and that linking goes viral. Even then, there are no guarantees on...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,628
Posted By Hartmann
Re: How To Reverse Engineer A Top Amazon Seller?

I believe that is possible although I haven't done it yet...at this stage I get the products and then ship to Amazon for FBA. When I trust the supplier more I will ask them to send direct.

Each...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 345
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Being a vendor or an affiliate?

Being an affiliate helps you get into the game a bit quicker but ultimately you want to have your own products as it gives you more control. Starting as an affiliate gives you an idea of what kind of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 513
Posted By Hartmann
Re: How to find Great Sites for Guest Posting?

Following on from this, you can find where people guest post by looking on their facebook or twitter page. Guest posters are encouraged to promote their own post when it goes live and they usually do...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th November 2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Hartmann
Re: First sale on high price product that sale for $497...

Don't you just love that ! Bet it put a smile on your face for the rest of the day. Well done.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th November 2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 948
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Spinning Articles.......My take

I used to spin articles and used most of the spinners when blog networks where in vogue. Haven't done it since then and try to concentrate on quality. I've also cut down on the number of websites I...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th November 2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 1,477
Views: 56,005
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Guys and ladies: How did you make your first money online?

The first money I made was 22 cents from Adsense on a how to learn french website...later sold rocket french and other learn french courses as an affiliate.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th November 2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 643
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Affiliate Marketing Niche/Website question

I think most domain names are safe, just don't use a name of a product or a company name. Do a google search for the name before hand...if something comes up you may want to look for something else....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th November 2013, 12:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 454
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Getting traffic ideas and such

Create some infographics, do a bit of guest blogging, comment on blogs, develop a presence on Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter and other social sites. Help people out on forums in your niche and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th November 2013, 12:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By Hartmann
Re: IM Seminars in Australia

James Schramko runs a good seminar but expensive...he makes a point of having one in Aus.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th November 2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 649
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Which is the best way to earn money through blog ?

Try them all. Adsense is easy to set up and get started but unless you are optimizing for adsense at the expense of your visitor you won't be retiring any time soon. Amazon is a bit harder as you...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th November 2013, 07:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 547
Posted By Hartmann
Re: 3 Free Viral Report Ideas & Can You Add 1 or More To The List !

Other ideas : offer the report as a bonus to another vendors paid product...

Add to document sharing sites but you'd have to have another way to get the email address...maybe the first chapter on...
Forum: Mind Warriors 12th November 2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 27,945
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Richest Man In Babylon ( Free Audio Book )

I've read this book a couple of times...it's fable style makes a nice change from the very practical, analytical styles of most im books. Now I'll be able to enjoy it in the car and when I go...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th November 2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Good High Quality Targeted Content

If you are working in the niche, write about your experiences. Visit other blogs in the same niche for content ideas. Visit infographics directories for content ideas. I think the point of a blog is...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th November 2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,066
Posted By Hartmann
Re: How long did it take you to start earning?

really depends....I had a bit of experience before I started with Amazon so I knew about things like niche selection, creating a website and promotion. Even then, a website could take a few weeks...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th November 2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,307
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Authority blog websites. From nothing to $25 million in 5 years.

The guy from shutterstock started with a simple site with a few of his personal photos on it in keeping with what others are saying about start small but dream big. Here's a link to "his story" -...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th November 2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,034
Posted By Hartmann
Re: So my mom wants to do Internet marketing....

Does she like to write ? Does she have time to spare ? I would say starting a blog is a pretty drawn out process and it's easy to get demoralized if you don't really know what to expect. I've helped...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th October 2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Should I create my own product now with 100+ leads or should I wait till I got more leads?

I think that's inevitable, especially in the im niche. Attention spans are short and there is always something new to fluster people.

Having something to sell is a good thing. Even if you don't...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th October 2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 497
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Question about freebie/giveaway

I'd try to make it unique, even if it's based on plr. You have to learn this stuff anyway and writing about it is a great way to learn it (apart from doing that is) . Better still do it and then...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th October 2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,128
Posted By Hartmann
Re: WP landing page and a/b testing plugins

Yes, send traffic to the original page and the plugin does the rest...here's a screen shot

The split of traffic isn't always a direct split...not sure why but I go off the conversion % to get an...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th October 2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 686
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Back to the drawing board...

It sounds like you find helping people more directly, as in the seo company, is more fulfilling than recommending other people's products to people you don't really know. I think a lot of people...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th October 2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,053
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Do you REALLY need an email list?

Building a list is an added complexity but I buy into the idea that you have more control of your business when you have a list. Having said that, you can't just slap up a list and start benefiting...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th October 2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 21,086
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Blog averages 4 million views/month, how much money should I be making?

Wow, maybe you should be teaching us how to get traffic.....as a few people have said, build a list and find out what they would like. Create products to suit this need or affiliate to other...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th October 2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,476
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Payment To Philippine Workers

Paypal works fine for me...I use mass pay from Australia but they don't seem to have it in other countries. Mass pay works out cheaper than an ordinary paypal send money transaction.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th October 2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,464
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Is affiliate marketing really dead?

Sounds like you have all the qualities needed to succeed...it's just selling using a unique channel. Selling will never go out of fashion and will always be needed.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th October 2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,128
Posted By Hartmann
Re: WP landing page and a/b testing plugins

I use the Max A/B wordpress plugin for split testing....it's easy to set up and use. Probably doesn't have all the bells and whistles of a paid option but it tells me which page is converting best...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th October 2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 754
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Confused about solo ads

1. How to pick good solo ad sellers? What red flags to look for?

There are various facebook groups that will publish testimonials from people that have used a solo ad seller - they will list...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th October 2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,053
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Amazon Associates - Think about the single item limit

I seem to remember this change happened a couple of years ago. UK Affiliates were complaining about it at the time. I'd have thought it might stop their affiliate program dead in it's tracks but...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,070
Posted By Hartmann
Re: When Should I Start Sending Out Emails To My Mailing List?

Is this a broadcast to sell something or a follow up series ? I think you need to send regular follow ups to "develop the relationship" or at worst make sure they don't forget who you are. If they...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Does Anyone Build a List From A Review Website???

Yes, build a list. As people have said there are heaps of how tos and simply explaining jargon in the niche that people would probably be interested in. You could also cross sell people depending on...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 560
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Are you addicted to buying WSO's?

I think even people that are successful continue to educate themselves by staying up to date with the latest trends. Whether buying wsos qualifies as a good source to find that information is another...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th October 2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 916
Posted By Hartmann
Re: I have a domain with the word Nike on it, is it a problem?

Yep, not worth doing anything with it imo. Unless you have a lovely range of winged goddess dolls that you are selling...
Forum: eCommerce Sites, Wholesaling & Drop Shipping 14th October 2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,589
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Amazon Selling Machine Alternative?

In all the product launch videos they make it sound simple -find a cheap product that you can brand and then do some promotion....maybe it's really that simple. I got the proven amazon course but I'm...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th October 2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Fourteen year old wants to buy mom a house for family

Good luck. You've set yourself a goal which is a good start and it sounds like you've got a unique angle if you decide to set up a blog on your journey to success. Maybe reach out to people that...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th October 2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 608
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Health Niche (Market?) Question!

yeah, basically you want to say something like this site is information only and doesn't provide medical advice. See your health provider if you have any problems etc. Personally I try to be as...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th October 2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 474
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Analyzing Your Competitors For E-mail Marketing

That's a good point, the old authority trap...just because someone's wearing a white coat and has a stethoscope draped round their neck doesn't mean they are a doctor.

I sign up to a few...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th October 2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 526
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Picking a domain and driving traffic to blog/affiliate review page

Seems like you are targeting "buying" type keywords like review or the product name which is fine but I imagine it would be hard to rank those keywords right off the bat and there would be lots of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th October 2013, 04:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 695
Posted By Hartmann
Re: I want the best solo ad offer

Contact websites in your niche that you can see are building a list and ask if you could place an ad on their newsletter.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th October 2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 524
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Newbie Issues - Stuck & getting nowhere!

You don't have to have experience in a niche to work in it....just a willingness to learn about it. If/when you start earning money in it, you'll develop a genuine interest in it. If you are a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th October 2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 974
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Question for MLM/Network Marketers. (Both current and former)

Must have missed that scene in Top Gun...maybe it's in the boxed DVD deleted scenes... Maverick jumps out of his Tomcat after bagging a couple of bogeys and signs up Brent the engine fitter and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th October 2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 788
Posted By Hartmann
Re: 10,000 email list!

As a few people have said, it really depends on the list and how you treat it. If the list has been battered to death with product recommendations and adswaps (not even from you) then it's likely to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th October 2013, 01:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 579
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Negatives to using Free Wordpress Themes

Start with a free theme and then reinvest profits into a paid theme when you need it...for all of the points mentioned above...mainly the up to date thing.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th October 2013, 01:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 584
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Starting with Affiliate Marketing : My IM Journey Begins

Writing the report might stand you in good stead if you plan to be in the niche for a long time..it will let you research the niche to discover the demographic/products/wants and needs of the people,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th October 2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Cancelling Monthly Payment

In my experience of membership sites, once you cancel, after a few days of processing, your access is revoked. May be different with software. Depends how anal the vendor is I guess.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th October 2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 438
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Other ways to get opt-ins?

Put some of your content up so that people can get a taster...just like they give you a taster in the supermarket when a new product is coming out. Get a following on facebook that directs people to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th October 2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Listbuiding Success

Well done...I guess you are using ppv for your traffic ? Solo ads can be good - you can get subscribers for $1.00 - 0.40c in my experience.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th October 2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 805
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Why my Alexa Rank keep on increasing?

Have a dedicated Alexa rank page or put the widget on your blog so that people searching for Alexa ranking will find it. People searching for the Alexa rank are more likely to have it installed on...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 7th October 2013, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 475
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Best IM Books

I prefer to read non im books in my spare time (spend too much time on IM during the day)....read books that are entertaining but can also teach you how to communicate with people through writing....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th October 2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,012
Posted By Hartmann
Re: I can't find the answer.....so I thought I'd just ask.

A blog or some form of content management system is just an easy way to get content online...most people have them in place of a traditional website because they are easy to use for people without...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th October 2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 789
Posted By Hartmann
Re: Is Making Money This Easy?

Do you have a 60 day guarantee with this ?
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