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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st July 2020, 09:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 500
Posted By Jason Kanigan
Is your business set up to FAIL?

Far too many of the business owners I talk with are set up so they have a 90%+ chance of FAILING!

Their limiting beliefs keep them held back so they have to perform so well, make so many sales,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th July 2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Steve L
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

Absolutely! Trust is everything in business and life. Don't jeopardize your reputation just to earn a buck. It's never worth it in the long run.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th July 2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By myob
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

A major attraction for me in selling affiliate products is that you really don't need to know anything about them.

I have never done a "product review", never bought or tried out any of the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th July 2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Jeffery
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

https://www.dropbox.com/s/qfhx3pgjc7rec81/sleazyhomes.com.png?raw=1
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 5th July 2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By JPs copy
RE: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

Having been in B2C and B2B sales for a few years, I have sold several products I wouldn't use myself. It's not exactly about me, it's about what the customer wants.

Here's an example. My realtor...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Melvin Gonzalez
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

I think that in the IM and MMO niches you should get at least a review copy or buy them yourself.

There are many products that do not deliver as they promised on their sales letter and this...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By writeaway
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

OP, would you AVOID going to a doctor that specializes in cancer therapy unless she herself had cancer in the past?

I get the SUBTEXT of what you're saying - the CONFLICT OF INTEREST in most...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By umc
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

Yeah, this is marketing, and you're asking on the Warrior Forum. If you can put the screws to someone to make a buck, you should feel good. Ethics, morals, who cares. It's all about sell through. ...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Kay King
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

In the end it's not about whether it's 'sleazy' or what the ethical and moral considerations are....this is marketing after all.


I think the question is whether you can research and write well...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By talfighel
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

When you own the product, you have MORAL authority to recommend it or not.

I like to buy the product and try it out before I go out and market it.

Plus it is easier to sell it when you know...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Frank Donovan
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

It's about positioning. Affiliate marketing covers a wide spectrum; you can be a trusted friend, a knowledgeable expert, an insider tipster, a curator of deals, an info or entertainment provider or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

I agree about the Walmart analogy.

But there are plenty of salespeople out there that wouldn't normally own what they sell.

In my very limited field of selling vacuum cleaners in people's...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By myob
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

Now that is sleazy. And not even remotely close to how I sell affiliate products. I don't have a problem promoting products which I've never tried from established suppliers and vendors.

Most...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Monetize
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

It is an analogy and it's close enough for this conversation.






If you feel uncomfortable promoting products that you have
not personally tried, then don't promote them.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By MikeFriedman
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

That's not even remotely close to the same thing.

The sales clerk at Walmart is also not going to hand you a pamphlet titled "The 10 best lawnmowers of 2020" while steering you towards the one...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Claude Whitacre
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

I agree. In many instances, it's not practical or needed to buy the product yourself.

For example, you sell something not in your field of expertise, or something you would not normally use. There...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 08:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By George Flm
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

I actually purchased the product I was promoting *after* I made sales as an affiliate.

I was really curious so I plunged the dough to see what the deal was all about.

But I did not make any...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By myob
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

It's often impractical and usually unnecessary to try every product you sell. For example, I sell over 300 Clickbank products, and never personally used any of them.

How many products do you think...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2020, 12:11 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 943
Posted By Medon
Re: Is It Sleazy TO Sell Products You Haven't Tried?

I think you should use the product first before you contemplate selling it. This way, you will have a good selling experience including explaining things .
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 28th June 2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 125
Posted By Andrew S
Information Gain Score?

Google's Algo is increasingly becoming more dynamic thanks to machine learning.

One thing pointing to this is their patent released last April, "Information Gain Scores."

Bill Slawski did a...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th April 2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Kay King
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

Those things still work

i was learning to use a computer and fiddling around online while i was on a medical leave for 6 weeks 20 years ago....a month later i received a check in the mail for $112...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th April 2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By IGotMine
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

When they listen to a lot of mamby-pamby nonsense.

Do you want to build an online business and make money or do you want to frolic on a fairy-filled path to a magic garden where you float on...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th April 2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By GordonJ
My ah ha moment was a letter from Marlon Sanders circa 1998.

Marlon Sanders sent us a letter. At that time I was the featured writer for an Entrepreneurial Newsletter published by an established marketer.

Marlon told us how he was gang testing on AOL,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th April 2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By cheese1688
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

It's funny. When I experiencing 'aha' moment it looks like my life changed and now I am the king of the world, but after few months I again experiencing 'aha' moment... so, to be honest, I had 'aha'...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th April 2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By TobiMDD
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

my biggest 'aha 'moment was that I finally started realizing a few months ago that my whole mindset was wrong and that I have to work on it


I learned that I had to change my way of living in...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th April 2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Stephen Crooks
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My AHA moment was the realisation when I am working if the task doesn't fit into one of these two categories then it is wasting time and energy...

Generating targetted traffic
Increasing...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th April 2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By aktar al
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My "aha" moment was just two to three weeks ago when shifted my mind from buying products after products to someone who took action and is just getting each and every day success by getting new...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th April 2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Bkelly301
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

I'm still waiting for my "Aha moment".

I've been making money off the internet for about 4 years now. Just within the last year, I can say that it's my full-time job (and my only source of income...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th April 2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Mabu Map
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My "aha" moment came when i realized that my site need to have malware protection.

When i started my own online business, i did not really care about that. I just need to have a simple website as...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th April 2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Randy McLean
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My biggest "a-ha" moment is when I realized that everything doesn't have to be perfect.

It's far better to just put something out there than to strive for perfection.

For example, my brother...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th April 2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By jaudet
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

Honestly, there is SOOOO many way to do it right in internet marketing that being consistent should do the trick.

However, I never been able to suceed in I.M. because of lack of support in all...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th April 2020, 07:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Medon
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

Mine was inconsistency. at some point of the year, I invested so much in SEO and then took a lull. after a year plus a few months, I had to repeat what I had done at a price again.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th April 2020, 06:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By sirtiman
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My A-ha when one of sales funnel works done well and generate me about $4000.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th April 2020, 05:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By enigma55
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My aha moment.....when I realized it was going to take much more than "build it and they will come".
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th April 2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By George Flm
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

When I discovered the marvel that is direct response marketing I admitted an EUREKA to myself.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th April 2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Bjoern1
RE: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My "Aha" moment was, that learning the theory alone won't get you anywhere. You also have to apply what you have learned and make your own practical experiences. These are much more important, than...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th April 2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By spartan14
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My aha moment its when i realized that making money online its not about selling but about helping and delivering value .When you do this then the sales will come naturaly
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th April 2020, 08:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By CTServices
RE: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

I guess my moment came when I realized that big efforts expended on building a website was not really the answer. Instead a more simple two component approach. First a landing page with a magnet and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th April 2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By Carlo Sala
RE: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My "Aha" moment came when I decided to CUT ALL THE FAT of a complex system and focused only on three things for a consistent period of time!
Not sure why, but I found myself obsessing with new...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th April 2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By myob
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My "aha" moment actually came nearly 25 years ago when I was invited to do a presentation at a trade show, because of some articles I had written for my local newspaper. I got more contacts and leads...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th April 2020, 03:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By writeaway
Re: What Was Your "Aha" Moment With Internet Marketing?

My "Aha" moment came when I realized that I don't have to REINVENT THE WHEEL every time I produce content

High ranking competitors' content have 'fingerprints' which yield the following:
-...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th March 2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 73
Posted By AdmanMrWoo
REAL PRODUCTS VS HOPIUM PRODUCTS

For the longest time, we in the direct marketing community have known that it's easier to SELL vague products than real ones.
It's tough to sell real products---cars, furniture, tires, bolt...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th March 2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 140
Posted By AdamPayne
More leads with video

If you have a YouTube channel, then this might be of interest
to get more email leads...

First, knowing the 3 main types of keywords is beneficial.

In short, we have:

+ Informational (eg...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th October 2017, 12:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 693
Posted By Steve B
Re: I am confused what business i should go for. Please Advise !!

Dreamerboy:

I really doubt it. You can't rely on others to tell you what the "right" business model is for you. They don't know you. They don't know your likes and dislikes, your marketing...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st October 2017, 07:00 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,195
Posted By .
9 things I learned after 6 weeks as Head of Warrior Forum

Oh... it has been 6 weeks... 6 weeks since I accepted to become Head of the Biggest Internet Community in the planet :D

1.3 Million users.
and here I am... me: the guy responsible of GROWING THIS...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th October 2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,343
Posted By JohnMcCabe
Re: The RIGHT Way To Market Information Products And Make Your First $1000 And More

Within any population, there are people who are ready to buy. They recognize the problem. They want a solution. They just need to find one, and you offer it to them.

You simply harvest the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th October 2017, 12:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,343
Posted By nicheblogger75
Re: The RIGHT Way To Market Information Products And Make Your First $1000 And More

This is exactly what I recommend a newbie to do.

Set up a good squeeze page and give away something really valuable. It can be PLR but make sure it's something good, and make sure you add your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th October 2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 678
Posted By Steve B
Why You Need to Use Your Brain if You Choose Internet Marketing

Why is it that people believe everything they read, see, or hear online?

Why is it that people who are usually honest sometimes lie online?

Why is it that intelligent people fall for hype and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th October 2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 167
Posted By Steve B
12 Crucial Considerations Before Releasing a New Product

Here's a very simple and brief checklist of important questions that you can ask yourself about your new product that will increase its chances for success in the marketplace right out of the gate.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st December 2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 598
Posted By onSubie
Re: Affiliate marketing question

This depends on the vendor and/or affiliate program and how the structure for crediting affiliates is set up.

Some vendors will retain the credit to the affiliate that captured the lead even if...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th July 2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 989
Posted By artflair
Re: This is why you need to be fluent in English to succeed in IM :)

Agreed! But having a decent one definitely gives a slight advantage :)
Unless you want to make "maney" instead of money...
Cheers,
Art
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th July 2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,016
Posted By The Niche Man
Re: Newbie to get started in Internet marketing

Ha, Ha. You'll also lose a lot of money and time.

The key is balance.

You should act, I agree. But the majority of actions you take as an Internet Marketer should be based on research and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th July 2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,016
Posted By The Niche Man
Re: Newbie to get started in Internet marketing

I hooked up with mentors. He and she helped me avoid a lot of pot holes, wrong turns and dead ends.

Plus as others have said, hang around the W.F campus here. It's like the Harvard of Internet...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd December 2013, 02:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 842
Posted By WillR
Re: I Quit And Now I'm Back With Two Tips If You Are Starting An Online Business

We've all been there before. Half of you is wanting things to be perfect but the other half of you is delaying things because you know once something is live and out there, it will either succeed or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd December 2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 842
Posted By masterqif
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd December 2013, 01:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 842
Posted By John Jonas Phil VA
Re: I Quit And Now I'm Back With Two Tips If You Are Starting An Online Business

I understand the feeling. It's safer to start once "everything is perfect". But nothing is ever perfect. It's often better to start walking now and make a few bad turns along the way than to never...
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