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Forum: Offline Marketing 22nd November 2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,191
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: I need SERIOUS help - My business is way out of line

Great "real business" discussion here. iAmNameLess ( offers very good advice as usual.

On the interest and advice of niches, both are right.
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th April 2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 811
Posted By Creativegirl
How to "dominate" Google, not just rank a site

A bud of mine has been complaining about 2 negative news articles on local/regional sites that rank under his name and are hurting his job opportunities and business.

He used a top brand name...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 3rd May 2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,713
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Impact of GoMo?

I debated about using Duda myself. The only real selling point are the analytics and reports which go beyond Google's and that's only going to truly matter to a small percent of businesses, at least...
Forum: Mobile Marketing 28th April 2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 359
Views: 40,495
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: If Mobile Sites Are So Hot, Why Is It That Nobody Wants One?

I may have picked this up in the wrong place, but based on this alone I disagree because too many ill-equipped and unsuspecting small businesses have bought into websites they don't own and cannot...
Forum: Offline Marketing 22nd April 2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 912
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: I Know About Renting Sites Already... Anyone "FINANCING" Websites?

Kudos to you!

Offering a payment plan or financing has become more popular in the recession. It's what is so attractive to the lost leader web design model (using intuit or homestead to build a...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th April 2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 88,294
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Directory Site Profits 101- How To Make Money With Directory Sites In 2012!

If I understand this right, my experience is to sell the print and offer the online directory inclusion as an added value. I also see publications develop a site for the publication and business...
Forum: Offline Marketing 10th April 2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 577
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Selling Mobile Websites To Churches?

It's a viable market for sure. The above is important and so is streaming their services (live or from archives).
Forum: Offline Marketing 13th September 2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,538
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Leaving Offline Marketing to Consulting Only

Congratulations, James! I've read many of your posts on here and know you'll do quite well.

In looking at your site, specifically the consulting page, I'm curious about the exact market you're...
Forum: Offline Marketing 8th September 2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 598
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Local Business in Tampa

I can appreciate your apprehension but the only way to go in my book is pull the trigger, and jump in. You already know enough to be an expert, it's a matter of doing.

Look at each individual...
Forum: Offline Marketing 8th September 2011, 12:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,094
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Service Proposal Template

Anyone not covering their a$$ is a lawsuit waiting to happen. I learned the hard way and have both a lengthy legalese contract and a letter of agreement. I test them on different clients and types of...
Forum: Mind Warriors 8th September 2011, 12:45 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,269
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Do we really attract what we don't want?

Well, Jesus said "you can have what you say." Unfortunately we say what we have so it persists. Just about everything is an inside job. Our thoughts and words shape our lives. See it, believe it,...
Forum: Mind Warriors 11th August 2011, 03:29 AM
Replies: 3,690
Views: 126,971
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Inspirational Quotes ... Post Yours!

"Where the mind goes, the behind follows." (don't recall who said it)

A new favorite....

"I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received." Ephesians 4:1
Forum: Offline Marketing 11th August 2011, 03:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 578
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: My Value Proposition - Needs Work

You could play up your target market as a usp:

Specializing in ... for clubs, pubs and rest.
Exclusively for clubs, pubs and rest.

Then sweeten the deal with the 500 likes guaranteed. If...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th August 2011, 12:53 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,713
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: The End of the Internet!!

No it won't be dead. Morphed into something else, yes, that's already happening and been happening from day one. Yes, mix in mobile and social media, they're still in their infancy.
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th July 2011, 01:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: SEO & Website Advice Required

This is a good place to come. Talk to 10 different marketers and you could get 5-10 different plans.

I personally prefer the one money website (main biz) and then leverage additional websites. But...
Forum: Offline Marketing 6th July 2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Winning this guy over

You have a really good selling point if he's paying premium for the privilege of a website vs. an actual website asset that he owns, can move to his own host, and have control over. If he's new to YP...
Forum: Offline Marketing 29th June 2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,704
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Selling websites to local businesses

Agree, this will continue to work until we no longer use websites.
Forum: Offline Marketing 29th June 2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Instant Corporations? Hmm...

Welcome to the big leagues and how to hide.
Forum: Offline Marketing 29th June 2011, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 620
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Need advice on SEO packaging and Pricing

Great advice from jgsketch and mnlewis. One size doesn't fit all customers. I've struggled with this in the past too, starting with packages but refusing to apply cookie cutter packages that I knew...
Forum: Offline Marketing 29th June 2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,704
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Selling websites to local businesses

I have Holly Cutter's WSO - Website Leasing Model - from last year. You really have to do your keyword and competitor analysis to pick a niche and location. Decent search volume and easy to beat...
Forum: Offline Marketing 29th June 2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,684
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Super Simple Strategy For Offline Marketers - Video How I Generated Over $75,000 & 246 New Patie

Good case study showing it really needs to be functional and people will get it.
Forum: Offline Marketing 29th June 2011, 03:58 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,704
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Selling websites to local businesses

Yes, this became popular last year. You can find WSOs about it too. I think they call it website leasing, or some sell the site outright. It's a marketing approach that requires you do the work on...
Forum: Offline Marketing 21st June 2011, 03:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 777
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: I have a client that I do not have any knowledge in do we have any Hunters?

I'd also consider some events (low cost, community driven, etc.). What about a kids class? Start 'em young to keep them coming back. Also, consider a sponsorship - his own, or a contest. Structure it...
Forum: Offline Marketing 15th June 2011, 12:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,959
Posted By Creativegirl
Forum: Offline Marketing 23rd February 2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 753
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Can Linking to Fiverr hurt your credibility?

Absolutely it will hurt! If you want to use it to generate testimonials fine, but copy them, don't link to them. The only people I'd promote fiverr to is IMs, never a customer.
Forum: Offline Marketing 5th February 2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 716
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: offline mag compliment

Excellent idea and the advertising 'could' be very profitable.

To do it right you need to plan it out with regard to ad sales, content (editorial and volume of ads), design, printing and...
Forum: Offline Marketing 2nd February 2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Advice me on How to successfully give initial advice to Offline clients

You didn't do anything wrong, per say. It was a good exchange. As you get more experienced you'll develop your own rhythm and begin to own what you will and will not disclose.

Your cousins'...
Forum: Offline Marketing 2nd February 2011, 01:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 753
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Am I trying too hard with this fb fan page?

I don't know if it's the format or the volume of copy, but it's too long for a FB page. Your samples could do better as additional pages labeled "samples." And yes, you do need an avatar page (side...
Forum: Offline Marketing 26th January 2011, 10:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,996
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: I was really anxious for a moment with my mail order campaign :)

This is a great success story. Look for ways to trim costs and rinse and repeat. Good for you!
Forum: Offline Marketing 24th January 2011, 01:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 766
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Calling/cold calling question

The first one is the hardest. Set a time limit to reduce the mental stress of it. And then increase it. Also, I find it very helpful if I call with the approach of seeking information not selling. It...
Forum: Offline Marketing 21st January 2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,536
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: What are you charging for Google Places?

Good point Russell. My chiro customer has weak competition and search volume is low. In rebranding him to sports performance and injuries I was able to greatly increase the monthly search volume for...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th January 2011, 11:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,956
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Prospect now giving me the cold shoulder?

Yeah, move on. They said they would contact you. If you want to stay in front of them do a few other touch points. It's not personal.

I don't have time or the interest to talk to everyone that...
Forum: Offline Marketing 19th January 2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 803
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Need A Good Press Release Writer- Any Suggestions

Ditto, and this is coming from a writer who's happy to never write another one again as long as Kathy is around. Very happy with her work.

Here's the link...
Forum: Offline Marketing 18th January 2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 21,088
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: How I made $1600 within 72 hours of being in OFFLINE MARKETING

Can't over emphasize the value of the online ticket system, especially in web services. It shut down the millions of emails with non-descript subjects, lengthy phone calls and office visits. It...
Forum: Offline Marketing 17th January 2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,449
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: Examples + Facebook Monthly Maintenance Fee

Definitely get it rolling for them so they see the value. I've recently added turnkey web traffic to my products, including low cost social media traffic ( for...
Forum: Offline Marketing 3rd January 2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,619
Posted By Creativegirl
Re: 2 Months, 1 Client $40,000 Without the Gimmicks - Here's the Bottom Line

Thanks for the return to basics. Very welcomed and timely.
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