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Forum: Off Topic Forum 19th April 2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,069
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Hey I'm new :)

Only piece of advice: read less, do more.
Forum: Copywriting 19th April 2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,359
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Your Favorite Books on Marketing Psychology

Great thread, thanks for the suggestions.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th September 2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,261
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Why People Giving Up on internet Marketing????????

Well, if you keep trying and don't learn from your mistakes, maybe not...

But if you play it smart, I feel like eventually everyone will find at least some success.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th September 2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,099
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Beware of Amazon!!!

Amazon's affiliate program sucks, I've always wondered how people make money with it.

I've had WAY better success with every other affiliate program I've tried, bar none.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th September 2011, 10:44 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,510
Posted By SparringMind
Re: First $100 day with affiliate sales! Here is how you do it.

Good advice, if not a bit obvious for anyone doing this for some time.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th September 2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,131
Posted By SparringMind
Re: HELP! How Can I Get 500 Visitors Per Week?

So many topics on this already, did we really need another one?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th September 2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 560
Posted By SparringMind
Re: How much daily visits you have?

Depends on the site.

On a bigger blog I'm getting 2k uniques a day.

On my newest one, 125 uniques a day, hoping to grow this one soon!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th September 2011, 10:38 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,212
Posted By SparringMind
Re: I lose most of money online

$25,000!

How did you spend so much if you were just starting out?

Try blogging instead.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th September 2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 11,970
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Do Forums Make Money?

This forum makes BANK apparently, but I've heard that forums in general are hard to monetize.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th August 2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,227
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Am I the only one not making $25,000 a month?

The only useful WSOs in my honest opinion are the tools/plugins that actually work.

I remember getting an entry price for a Facebook opt-in plugin (no names, but you might know it) for like $20,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th August 2011, 04:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,872
Posted By SparringMind
Re: $30,000+ Per Month Inspiration for Newbies...

Wasn't really aware of all of the fees tagged to this forum, guess you were right. Even with the hosting fees and whatever staff wages are (are there any staff here?) it's definitely making a pretty...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th August 2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,872
Posted By SparringMind
Re: $30,000+ Per Month Inspiration for Newbies...

You might be overestimating the amount, I've heard that forums are notoriously hard to monetize, but there is a large amount of traffic here.

And the fact that you can make money online is...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th August 2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,939
Posted By SparringMind
Re: How To Get Your Fiverr Gig Higher Up On Site

Just put up an e-Book Cover gig on Fiverr a few days ago, so I want to follow this topic and hear what you all think about improving rankings in Fiverr's search.

e-Book Cover Gig...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th August 2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,059
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Any Affiliates with Recurring Benefits? (RevShare Affiliates)

Although I never use them myself (cardinal sin, I know), I get a good success rate promoting backlink services, which are usually monthly fees and thus I get a monthly percent.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th August 2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By SparringMind
Re: ProBlogger Here...

You are one of the developers for the Standard Theme & Church Analytics correct?

Love your products, keep making cool stuff!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th August 2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,761
Posted By SparringMind
Re: So How Many Of Your Are Still Not Building Your List?

Out of curiosity, would you care to direct me (or provide info yourself) on how one gets into collecting mobile numbers?

Or your preferred method to do this and to update said list?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th August 2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Looking for a WP Plugin

WordPress plugin? Seriously?

Dude, FeedBurner.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,095
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Grab Your Google Plus Vanity URL

I also wrote a quick guide if you are looking for other options:

Google Plus Vanity URLs: 3 URL Shorteners For Google Plus | Love Google Plus...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th July 2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 10,396
Posted By SparringMind
Re: It Starts ... Google+ Members Banned From All Google Services

Ah, I knew I'd eventually find a worthy post in this thread, I just had to get to the second page.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th July 2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,328
Posted By SparringMind
Re: I bought my first WSO and made $8,614!

Sums up my entire WSO experience. Tools add to your potential, someone else's rehash of a system does not.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th July 2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 737
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Why Is Your Sales Page So Crappy?

Depends on what your talking about by the "big marketers", as a lot of people here are full of ****, and like to pretend they make way more than they actually do.

Generally speaking, good design...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th July 2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,070
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Any sites like Themeforest that has an affiliate program?

Ha 30%, keep dreaming, only on private affiliate programs will you make anywhere near that.

The only other comparable site to ThemeForest is Mojo-Themes, look them up, it's a site for templates,...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 10th July 2011, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By SparringMind
Re: create-new-website.com on page 2 out of 164,000,000 results

First of all, the amount of results hardly matters, it's the searches per month that mean much more in my opinion.

22k exacts a month is not bad, but you will likely HAVE to rank in the top 3 in...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th July 2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 661
Posted By SparringMind
Re: How valuable is SOCIAL PROOF in your opinion?

Interesting... have you pursued the same strategy on Reddit? Reddit is a much harsher crowd, so I'm wondering if something like that would work over there (as it seems to be much more popular than...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th July 2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 661
Posted By SparringMind
Re: How valuable is SOCIAL PROOF in your opinion?

And here is where the question lies really: without getting too specific, the niche I'm pursuing is akin to a younger audience, it's not a stupid celeb/porn/lose weight kind of crowd: I'm not...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th July 2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 661
Posted By SparringMind
Re: How valuable is SOCIAL PROOF in your opinion?

I think I should have clarified more, I'm specifically discussing "fake" social proof for sites, obviously you would want to have as many real fans or followers as you can possibly get.

I was...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th July 2011, 01:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 661
Posted By SparringMind
Re: How valuable is SOCIAL PROOF in your opinion?

Of course.

I'd like to point out here that the packages that I was considering obviously put forward that interaction among the "fans" you would be receiving would be minimal... but at prices such...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 9th July 2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,016
Posted By SparringMind
Re: So what no critisms of WF allowed?

All this thread did was to remind me to stop wasting time on WarriorForum and get back to doing things that actually make me money.

Thanks guys! :D
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th July 2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 661
Posted By SparringMind
How valuable is SOCIAL PROOF in your opinion?

Is social proof (Twitter followers/Facebook likes etc.) a hugely valuable asset to a website?

Is it a necessity?

Is it something you would pay for?

Is it something you HAVE paid for?

At...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th July 2011, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,070
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Any sites like Themeforest that has an affiliate program?

My man, obviously you have not been into the themes & templates game very long, nearly EVERY theme site has an affiliate program, just browse around sites like WPCandy that go over different theme...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th July 2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 942
Posted By SparringMind
Re: FREE Tool For Getting TONS of Tweets and LIkes

I actually wrote a guest post on TwiTip that just covered this tool, is that where you heard of it?

My post ---> 3 Creative Tools For Power Twitter Users...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th July 2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,042
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Is Blogging or Email A Better Business Model?

Blog with a squeeze header, if you need to see what I'm talking about check out sites like SocialTriggers (not my site).

Essentially: try to collect emails from the get go with your header (above...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th July 2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By SparringMind
Re: A Great Google +1 Tip

I put it up in the top (near the header) for all of my "brand" sites, people are actually pretty responsive to clicking on it, for instance on my brand new electronic music blog...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 4th July 2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 12,051
Posted By SparringMind
Re: What Are The Best Outsourcing Sites Now?

Big stuff? Elance and ODesk.

Little stuff? Fiverr.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd June 2011, 12:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 653
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Have you ever paid for a custom site design or WordPress theme? How much did it cost you?

True, but I plan to keep the "layout" the same, if you know what I mean, the important stuff won't move (such as email sign up, where posts are located, etc.) everything is just going to get a shiny...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd June 2011, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 653
Posted By SparringMind
Have you ever paid for a custom site design or WordPress theme? How much did it cost you?

My very first blog has been taking off recently (not the two in my sig, those are brand new and need some design love haha!) and I'd like to hook it up with a custom design.

So far I've been...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd June 2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 638
Posted By SparringMind
Re: free hosting and domain???

Agreed, no offense but some people are here are incredibly cheap, it takes money to make money.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st May 2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,188
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Is everyones niche internet marketing that's making money

The thing is, in order to make money online, you have to know how to... well... make money online.

So naturally when people accumulate that knowledge, they want to turn it into another venture,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,422
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Which file hosting site you use?

UploadStation: great design, and it always works.

MediaFire would be my #2 pick.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,740
Posted By SparringMind
Re: OMG!!! StumbleUpon is so powerful!

StumbleUpon is good for making really long, quality posts go viral. Other than that it is quite useless.

It is mostly beneficial for blogs, and as I've said, if you write a super helpful or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2011, 07:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 805
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Value of Twitter followers vs email subscribers.

I am going to quote this so anyone with the same question reads it again. Twitter is borderline useless when compared to an email list.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,291
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Love or Money?

Since it's a blog, it HAS to be about something you enjoy, otherwise it won't be of quality, and won't go anywhere.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,850
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Why Aren't More People Guest Blogging?

Laughed out loud at this. However, if you can find another talented writer in your niche, a partnership of guest posts can be really beneficial.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,321
Posted By SparringMind
For Warriors Unfamiliar With Reddit: How To Use Reddit To Get Visitors To Your Blog

This post is mostly to be used by bloggers, because Reddit users aren't really responsive to sales pages

EDIT*

Hope that helps. :cool:
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2011, 09:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,106
Posted By SparringMind
Re: My Goal Reached! $10,000/month! and How I made it.

People can be so worshipful on this forum sometimes, I'm glad **** like this gets called out.

NO WAY that page made that kind of money, if ANY MONEY AT ALL, it sucks that badly.

I guess some...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th May 2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,410
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Let's Share Some Blogging Strategies (Here's Mine!)

What are you supposed to search on the WP site? Sounds like a really useful plugin.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th May 2011, 11:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 589
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Create an affiliate landing page

One easy way as I said is to use WordPress and make your pages "full-width", and then write copy with a sale or email sign-up at the bottom.

OptimizePress, the Premise Plugin, ProfitsTheme, there...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 27th May 2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 701
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Show Me A Well Structured Adsense Website

I'll do you one better: a whole video dedicated to showing the best way to layout a website for AdSense (done by BlogTyrant)

hxxp://youtube.com/watch?v=ZBeB864X5as

Replace the x's with t's
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th May 2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 589
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Create an affiliate landing page

You mean creating a landing page to sell your affiliate products?

There are a lot, there are free templates to use, WordPress plugins, entire WordPress themes, and also just using a free WordPress...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th May 2011, 10:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,096
Posted By SparringMind
Re: If You've Made Even $1 Online ... Success/Challenge/Advice?

Knowing what's bull**** and what isn't, and being able to balance the consumption of information with output.

To put it simply, your bull**** filter needs to be fined tuned in this business, don't...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 27th May 2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,044
Posted By SparringMind
Re: ProfitsTheme VS OptimizePress VS ??

I guess if you are looking to integrate sales pages/squeeze pages into an existing site, the Premise Plugin (Copyblogger) would also work well.

Here's a solution I see few people use that I love...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 27th May 2011, 09:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 788
Posted By SparringMind
WP STARTBOX FRAMEWORK: Your opinion/reviews?

hxxp://wpstartbox.com/ (replace x's)

Seems like a great WordPress framework for blogging ventures, love the large text and point & click formatting.

Thinking about designing something for my...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th May 2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,167
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Plan to quit my job to go full time with IM

I agree wholeheartedly with this, if you have enough hustle, doing your regular job and focusing on online ventures is easily within your grasp and time-frame.

Why lose out on money from your...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 27th May 2011, 09:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,147
Posted By SparringMind
Re: Is Paypal founder - Peter Thiel, trying to get rid of College?

True, but entrepreneurship is not for everyone. I would argue that college is a necessity for math and science related majors, but liberal arts majors need to rethink if they really need an expensive...
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