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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By BillyParadise
Where to find a partner manager / recruiter?

Happy 2020 y'all.

I need a team of reps working in their local markets - my inside sales people are doing OK, but whenever we visit a local client we close at twice to three times the rate.

The...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th January 2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 216
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: © 2019 - Update Your Copyright Date

And for the Rails crowd...

<%= Date.today.year %>
Forum: Offline Marketing 4th January 2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 43
Posted By BillyParadise
Video Sales Letter - Share Critiques?

Hey all,

Just putting the finishing touches on my 2019 Video Sales Letter, and I'd love some feedback.

Is anyone interested in trading critiques? I've made quite a few of these over the years,...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th December 2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Best certificates to get for sales and Tele sales.

I hear Grant Cardone offers sales training :)
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th February 2017, 01:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,937
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Best lead CRM/Software?

I was tempted by pipedrive and might still go that way, but I've also stumbled upon freshsales.io - I have a new implementation coming up, and will be giving them a try.

Previously, I've always...
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th February 2017, 01:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 515
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Is anyone still using CRMs?

I guarantee you'll have a CRM before you have 'big data'
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th February 2017, 01:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,409
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Call Tracking, What Are You Using?

Any conflict of interest disclaimers you want to provide?

Considering your service starts at $500/mo, and doesn't seem to be remotely related to call forwarding, splitting, and tracking.... this...
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th February 2017, 01:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 700
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Prospecting - A Modern approach?

Ever so slightly missing the point.
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th February 2017, 12:58 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 47,164
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: How to sell lead generation for the big $$$!

You'll have to experiment. For me, some campaigns work best with squeeze pages, some with the FB lead form.
Forum: Offline Marketing 27th January 2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 555
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: What is the best domain name?

when i'm running out of interesting names, i take a random consonant, random vowel, repeat, repeat - so I get 6 letters. Plenty of random domains available like that which are pronounceable and...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 13th December 2016, 11:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 628
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Alternative Welcome Mat Plugin for

Found one...

SumoMe Welcome Mat Free Alternative - DevSeries | Builder Society (http://www.buildersociety.com/threads/sumome-welcome-mat-free-alternative-devseries.1517/)
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 1st December 2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Site has 12k visitors - How to raise conversion?

Sounds to me like there IS no sales copy. Just a relatively busy blog.

I'd say list building needs to be your focus. Start with a Lead Magnet, dangle it to your visitors in return for their email...
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 22nd October 2016, 11:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Account Signup Page: Ongoing Optimization & Maintenance

I'm not sure exactly where you're going with this. To my mind, there are two types of signups.

1) email signups - process flow is handled by email list service (mailchimp etc)
or
2) app login...
Forum: Offline Marketing 22nd October 2016, 10:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 700
Posted By BillyParadise
Prospecting - A Modern Approach?

A bit of background - we sell something akin to a B2B SAAS. Average contract value is $5-10k/year. Great margins, but not wholly software, so not 98% margins like those lucky people.

My reps need...
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 8th October 2016, 01:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Increasing Conversion Optimization on Site

#1 ditch that fake-windows-xp-looking bottom bar. It's horrific.

Other than that, the site is REALLY busy. There isn't a single clear call to action. I feel like I'm in Vegas, flashing lights...
Forum: Offline Marketing 8th October 2016, 01:12 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 34,896
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Failing at Site Rentals? Maybe this will help...

It depends which call tracking software you're using. Many have it built in.
Forum: Offline Marketing 2nd September 2016, 01:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 124
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Suggestions for Recurring ACH?

https://stripe.com/blog/accept-ach-payments

You may not want to do the integration yourself but any online accounting software that integrates with stripe should theoretically able to support ACH.
Forum: Suggestion Forum 21st August 2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 52
Posted By BillyParadise
[CLOSED] Disable Feed?

Right, I've been living with this on and off for a while now, and it's driving me nuts.

Why are there 2 ways to access the same content. One tried and true, the other total UX cluster!@@#$!. One...
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 21st August 2016, 03:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Free Simple Addition To Your Website To Increase Conversion Rate

It's absolutely the best way to increase conversions, but you have to treat it seriously. There's nothing great about clicking on the chat button then being told to leave a message. If I wanted to do...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st August 2016, 03:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 154
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: What you think about High Yield Investment programs?

Do not get suckered into the scams. They are all scams.
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th July 2016, 04:36 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 47,164
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: How to sell lead generation for the big $$$!

How so?

(targeted) Traffic is (targeted) traffic, no matter whether you paid for it or not.

After that, it's all about conversion rates.
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 3rd June 2016, 02:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 186
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Should I try to compete with Google page 1 top competition?

Buying 100 EMDs is a little excessive, don't you think? Find one good domain, and rank the pages, not the sites. You're spreading your resources far too thin the other way.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd June 2016, 02:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 440
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Should I switch hosts?

There a approximately a gagillion hosting companies out there, and more keep opening for some unknown reason.

If the problem is with your site, and it sounds like it is, then you should take the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd June 2016, 02:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 275
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Where are you hanging out online?

I mostly hang out in online poker rooms, but when I want IM info, here is where I come.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd June 2016, 02:17 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,006
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Fraud and 90% of Warrior business

That's the exact opposite of how they're marketed, isn't it?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd June 2016, 02:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 77
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Trouble getting those first sales

If you want to be successful, you HAVE to make the first sales yourself. If YOU can't sell your product, you can't count on anyone else to do so.

One thing successful affiliates will look for...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 3rd June 2016, 02:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Does Tim Ferriss' 4 Hour Workweek Work in IM?

The 4 hour workweek - it's what you get AFTER you put in 100 hour weeks for as long as it takes to build a successful product or service.

That's the trick - build the system, have someone else run...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd June 2016, 01:56 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,006
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Fraud and 90% of Warrior business

Spot on. Actually, if I could show you how to make $10k in 11 days, I'd want at least half.

People are just afraid of a little hard work - I've got a project right now worth over $120k a year -...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd June 2016, 01:47 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 822
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: I noticed that it takes money to make money.

I think any data you would get would be purely anecdotal. The problem with most IM wannabes is that they buy into the get-rich-quick mentality, just like late night infomercials.

You can get rich...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 3rd June 2016, 01:43 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 822
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: I noticed that it takes money to make money.

Find something the people need - scale it using the reach of the Internet.

It's not a very complicated model.

Things are only scams if you let them be - that's why you have to do your own due...
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 3rd June 2016, 01:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Lead Gen Sites: Visitors to Leads rate?

That's secret sauce stuff at the moment, until I have more data to corroborate. PM me if you're in the lead generation space - mailing list opt-ins isn't really what I'm about.
Forum: Mind Warriors 3rd June 2016, 01:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 100
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Any point in living an exceptional life?

one life... unless you believe in reincarnation.

As Sofia Serrano said, "I'll see you in another life, when we are both cats".
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 2nd June 2016, 03:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Lead Gen Sites: Visitors to Leads rate?

I'm working with a few other leadgenners to see if it's replicable. Are you in the business?
Forum: Mind Warriors 1st June 2016, 10:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 100
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Any point in living an exceptional life?

Didn't you hear that whoever dies with the most toys wins?
Forum: Conversion Rate Optimization 1st June 2016, 09:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By BillyParadise
Lightbulb Lead Gen Sites: Visitors to Leads rate?

Hi all, until recently, I was getting about 1 qualified lead for every 20 visitors or so, sometimes as low as 1 in 12. What are your conversion rates like?

The reason I ask, is I made a change...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st June 2016, 03:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 129
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Need good software to covert TEXT or Article instantly to Video

Agreed - doing it yourself is a MUCH better option Those computer generated voiceovers make me reach for the down-thumb immediately whenever I run into them. They're not smooth, not slick, and not...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st June 2016, 03:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 205
Posted By BillyParadise
Forum: Offline Marketing 1st June 2016, 03:49 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 34,896
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Failing at Site Rentals? Maybe this will help...

Thanks, I just posted a couple of JVs today, I guess they haven't been approved yet. $99 for War Room access (so I could post them) wisely spent ;)
Forum: Mind Warriors 1st June 2016, 03:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,261
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: HELP! My niche is making everyone hate me.

I guess you can't hit enter in this new system (sorry, I don't love the new way this site works). I was going to say that other than the "same old content", the design part looked very good. Keep it...
Forum: Mind Warriors 1st June 2016, 03:09 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,261
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: HELP! My niche is making everyone hate me.

A suggestion - maybe you would like to research a NEW way of making money online, instead of the same old "surveys etc" line that everyone writes about, why not do some research into something that...
Forum: Offline Marketing 1st June 2016, 12:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Outsourcing

The problem [at least in the past] with Skype was that there was a limit to the number of calls you could make in a day. If you plan to have her calling non-stop, you might want to read this page...
Forum: Offline Marketing 1st June 2016, 12:07 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 47,164
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: How to sell lead generation for the big $$$!

I think it's on an autoresponder - just sign up for his newsletter and you should get it in your email automagically.

Otherwise, here's the webinar on Vimeo:

https://vimeo.com/88840248
Forum: Offline Marketing 1st June 2016, 12:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Good idea or Not

Calvin, you're still trying to monetize this thing, eh?

One thing I'd consider is that most companies will already have their own booking system, and there are so many of them it will be a beast...
Forum: Offline Marketing 31st May 2016, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 148
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Does Age matters to earn online ?

Age only matters as it relates to the ability to enter a contract. Unless you're 18 [in most countries] you're not able to sign a contract, so you can't legally accept PayPal, as an example.

What...
Forum: Offline Marketing 31st May 2016, 11:43 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 34,896
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Failing at Site Rentals? Maybe this will help...

Dhira, this thread has been going on a LONG time, and you have some very in-depth questions. When it comes down to it, the business model is very effective, and the process is straightforward.

1....
Forum: Offline Marketing 16th April 2016, 02:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,038
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Who needs a personal website?

IMHO more people have websites than actually need them.
Forum: Offline Marketing 16th April 2016, 02:57 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 34,896
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Failing at Site Rentals? Maybe this will help...

Why? What's wrong with them? I use Twilio without incident - actually I just replaced my SIP trunks from another company with them, to integrate my billing.
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th February 2016, 10:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,536
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: I Need To Generate LOCAL B2B Leads

5 sales guys in a market of 35k customers?? Be glad you found this site -i think in this case the other sales guys might be right. Learn to earn online and transition away from that gig asap.
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th February 2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,283
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Anyone remember the thread about making 30k / month selling leads in service industries?

There are a few good lead generation threads on here which is how we got our start. For more indepth stuff search for digital triggers and source fire on YouTube. Edit: Now that I'm not on my phone...
Forum: Offline Marketing 7th February 2016, 11:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,392
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Lead Generation Services - Those of You Doing it, What's Your Take?

Acv times close rate times whatever percent you think you can get away with.

Acv 1000 x 25% x 10% = $25 per call.

Get a call tracking system or do like we did and build your own. No not for...
Forum: Offline Marketing 21st January 2016, 06:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,068
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: What is the ABSOLUTE CHEAPEST voice broadcast system?

Build an asterisk system for free. Buy an unlimited sip trunk. Figure it all out. Assuiyiu have an old PC lying around and you know what you're doing you could be all in for under a hundred. The key...
Forum: Copywriting 19th December 2015, 01:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 962
Posted By BillyParadise
The Psychology of Clickbait

You'll Be Outraged at How Easy It Was to Get You to Click on This Headline | WIRED (http://www.wired.com/2015/12/psychology-of-clickbait/)

Interesting article
Forum: Offline Marketing 8th December 2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,660
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: How many calls did you make today?

Funny, we call thousands of US numbers daily, from the Philippines. VOIP is affordable, diba?
Forum: Offline Marketing 8th December 2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 494
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Home improvement lead gen script

"Hi, does your home need work? I'm in your area now"
Forum: Offline Marketing 2nd December 2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,365
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Home Advisor Leads

I think it has to do with managing expectations. Some leads will be $#+! There should be enough in the budget so that when only x leads out of 10 convert, the profit covers the ones that didn't.
Forum: Offline Marketing 2nd December 2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,409
Posted By BillyParadise
Re: Giving back: The Truth about posting on CL

Good ole AARON, eh?

For the record, ARIN (the American Registry for Internet Numbers) doesn't sell or give out proxies. It assigns IP space to ISPs and other organizations large enough to require...
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