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Forum: Email Marketing 17th July 2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 108
Posted By John Westbrook
How To Build a Responsive List

This is something I see approached a lot.

Some guru or whatever says, "first you need to create a list"

Well duh, right? You have to have an audience. But no one ever really explains how this...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th July 2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

Great replies everyone, thanks for the feedback.

It would appear the results are in here on this site, most of you said you would not want to learn about how to do your own consulting biz.

What...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th July 2016, 02:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

Interesting opinion, thanks for sharing your feedback!

I'm polling many audiences around the web, so it's interesting to see the varied replies. I've personally dealt with many people here on WF...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th July 2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

Interesting outlook. I disagree with the idiom, which was penned by Bernard Shaw (not a proverb). It was a clever line and sometimes is the case, but sadly is used in appropriately or with gravity...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th July 2016, 05:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

Thank you for the great feedback. Just to clarify, because based on a few of the responses I think the message was muddled, I'm asking if you would be interested in learning how to setup your own...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th July 2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

Again, thanks for your feedback!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th July 2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

I guess I've learned there's always someone who wants to know what I know...and vise versa. I just want to see how many respond to this post.

I bet you've asked "is it plugged in" a lot in your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th July 2016, 12:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

Haha, yeah I have a close friend who's a psychologist actually, he doesn't get burned out on people, because he manages his own psyche and I guess that's something they teach in school or you'd learn...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th July 2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How many of you would want to do consulting?

Cool, thanks for the reply Jeff! I learned so much from consulting and kind of love the whole thing. It's not for everyone, people who don't want human contact probably wouldn't like it, but there...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th July 2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 273
Posted By John Westbrook
How many of you would want to do consulting?

So I have a poll type question.

I'm seriously considering putting together in a book or video or something, my experience of starting and running my own consulting firm...which ended up being...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th May 2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,039
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Legit and REAL training for domaining?

Thanks guys. I'll check out those leads. I like the idea of learning from the forums, but from my experience in learning anything new, the gold is usually not on the forum but in the really legit...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th May 2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,039
Posted By John Westbrook
Legit and REAL training for domaining?

the past couple days I've been very serious about learning the Domaining business and want to get the right training, the information that will actually show me what I need to know and follow.
...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st May 2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 390
Posted By John Westbrook
Do you self sabotage?

I just started reading a book that is changing my life. It's "The Big Leap" by Gay Hendricks. And it's some powerful stuff. The premise is that we all have an Upper Limit...and when we reach it,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th May 2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 520
Posted By John Westbrook
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th May 2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 520
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: The basic steps to a successful online business

Thanks for the comments and feedback.

What I've observed in my own business is when I stop thrashing and trying and running and buying this and that and that and this...but instead take calm,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th May 2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 520
Posted By John Westbrook
The basic steps to a successful online business

I have to post this. There are a lot of time wasters that are making huge claims and leading struggling IM'rs down the wrong road.

Okay, here's my advice:

1. Think big. How? If you think you...
Forum: Mind Warriors 18th May 2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 757
Posted By John Westbrook
Changing the dream

I recently watched the movie Vanilla Sky again. Brilliantly produced and written, two things really stood out.

First, there’s a scene when tech support shows up in the bar and says to Tom Cruise’s...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th May 2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 10,549
Posted By John Westbrook
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th May 2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,423
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Best ways to build your list?

Hmm, I'm not a fan of solo ads. My recommendations are:

Co-Registration, Facebook Ads, Google PPC, Udemy, Offline Marketing. Sort of in that order, but not entirely.

There are a TON of money...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th May 2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 486
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: An experiment

Hi and I am aware of these ad blockers. But I'm also aware of the incredible exposure and unbelievable prices one can get on FB advertising. So I guess my customers won't be using that plugin ;)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th May 2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,761
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: What would you invest $800/month into?

Honestly, growing an online business. You can accomplish a LOT with $800 a month put into a business correctly.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th May 2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 486
Posted By John Westbrook
An experiment

I'm starting a couple experiments and want to see what the community input is on this.

All these experiments make the following assumptions:

You have no money & no job
You have Internet Access...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th April 2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,027
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Why or why not udemy?

I have quite a story involving accidental success and #1 placement in Udemy. PM me for the details :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th April 2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 566
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Somebody Help me to get rid of these copy cats!!

It's really easy to get a Cease and Desist letter sent to those site owners. Check out nolo.com where you can purchase templates for this and all sorts of cool legal stuff.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th April 2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 845
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Are you using your own name as author for Products?

So remember Frank Kern? Yeah, that guy! He created an entire "empire" using a pen name. So no harm in that.

Now he's building an empire using his own name.

Either way is fine. Great...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th April 2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 803
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: what will be first step to start my affiliate marketing?

After you select your niche, build your audience! I just did a little write up on this for my members, but here's the jist of it:

"One of the coolest things you can do for your own business, for...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th April 2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,150
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Making Money: Let's take a poll!

#1: my own products and creative marketing
#2: affiliate marketing using PPC
#3: Udemy, oh sweet udemy
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th April 2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By John Westbrook
reddit marketing

I'm doing a lot of playing around with it, anyone have suggestions/tips/ or experience? As in real results?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th April 2015, 11:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,034
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How to invest 150k

Cool questions and a good "problem" to have ;)

I know a guy who is extremely competent and does a lot of overseas business. PM me and I'll try to get you two in touch.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd April 2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 946
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Product Creation- Not Good

This is a cool topic I think. IMO do your best. Then release it and then if you look at your best that you've done and feel you can improve, do it if the product proves to be a viable project to...
Forum: Mind Warriors 22nd April 2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 995
Posted By John Westbrook
Forum: Mind Warriors 22nd April 2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 995
Posted By John Westbrook
The First Rule of Fight Club (spoiler free)

My friend has been pushing me to watch this movie (fight club) for months.

I'm 36 and never seen it! What's wrong with me ;)

She comments to me that the stuff I'm always saying sounds like...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd April 2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 776
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: NEW HERE!!!

Awesome motivation :)

Welcome to the forum! If there's anything I can do to help you lemme know by PM. I remember that beginning and it's an exciting time. Keep your focus and keep your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 21st April 2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: An Amazon book strategy

Cool tip! Were you #1 for kindle or physical or both?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th January 2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: what really matters (imho)

Thanks for your feedback and thoughts guys!

quick note on the hard work part vs wait, wait is not a statement regarding the amount of work you should be doing. It's a reflection on the mindset...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 26th January 2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By John Westbrook
what really matters (imho)

There's a lot of talk on here about something. Something we all grasp at, claw and fight for. The questions swirl the same way, circling this illusive THING we all want and will try anything to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,660
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: $9977 per sale profit - Ebay to Amazon Arbitrage. Amazing Proof.

haha, I want to buy those elite jammies for my kid! They deserve the best!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 9,015
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How to make $10,000 Per day FAST - Step by Step

May I add some of my "too sense"

First of all, create the content yourself. Don't hire it out, if you're choosing a niche you're passionate about and intend to dominate that niche, put hit...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 676
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: paypal question

Paypal Debit card, and if you are a business member you get 1% cash back on purchases, not a lot but it's fun seeing money deposited into your PayPal account just for using it! ;)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th January 2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 513
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: More People Should Blog with WF

How funny, before I saw this post I just realized I could blog! Haha, I went to put my first post, but I have so many projects I realized I don't have time and energy for this right now. But it is...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th January 2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,923
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: High quality PLR info products?

Yes, I'm really interested in finding these direct offers, seems all my searches come up with the mass product sites, ugh. But thanks for the links!
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th January 2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,923
Posted By John Westbrook
High quality PLR info products?

I'm in search of high quality PLR products. I see so many sites out there but I really want to make sure I'm spending my energy on the really legit and best quality info products out there. Anyone...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 583
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Am I getting a fair price for my domain?

I'm not posting it here, if you have expertise I'll pm you regarding.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th January 2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 583
Posted By John Westbrook
Am I getting a fair price for my domain?

I have a two word domain that's over 10 years old, I'm being offered $900. I have a number I would like for it, but am new to domaining and need some guidance. pm if you can help please? :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th January 2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 376
Posted By John Westbrook
udemy question

does anyone have experience with udemy? I'm talking experience at the level of monetization. Please PM if so as I have some questions and would buy you a beer in exchange for your expertise :)
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th December 2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By John Westbrook
How do I get the best price/fair price for my domain and site?

i am leaving the IM world and selling all my domains and a full site. I have some really great domain names and one is a three letter with exact matches to highly influential and or popular things. ...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th October 2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,213
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Best way to start from ground zero as an Internet entrepreneur?

Hi and welcome to the super rad world of IM. I've been involved in IM directly and indirectly (meaning consulting for clients) for the past 10 years and here's my advice.

First and foremost,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 28th October 2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 974
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: It Doesn't Work!

Could no agree more! So many marketers get caught in the "rabbit chasing business" (which is funny because I was writing about this in my wso...not self promoting I promise!) and yet the biggest...
Forum: Internet Marketing Product Reviews & Ratings 25th October 2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,400
Posted By John Westbrook
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 24th October 2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,846
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How do you deal with Information Overload?

I like this question :)

I think it's a great sign when your head is spinning with ideas! But to focus, yeah, totally crucial for success. I think for one thing, to stick to one thing you have...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd October 2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,052
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: How would you invest $100?

Hi Robert,

Here's my opinion:

$15 on domain name
$12 on first month hosting
$15 on first month email marketing account at GetResponse or other
-->then create a product, a sales funnel,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 22nd October 2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,069
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Is it a good idea to buy traffic in order to increase sales?

If you are going to be successful in online marketing you will be spending money for marketing your products or services. This includes "buying traffic" to your sales or squeeze page. How you get...
Forum: Email Marketing 22nd October 2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 837
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Building email list in blogger

This should not be a problem with most of the big autoresponder companies, do you have an autoresponder account now?
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th September 2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,283
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Should I use dedicated server hosting?

In my opinion, I'd stick with shared hosting so long as it's performing well...in other words your site is up 99.9% of the time, etc. And it also depends on the type of traffic you are receiving or...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th September 2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,069
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: Is it a good idea to buy traffic in order to increase sales?

IMO unless you're talking about something like PPC, Facebook, or high quality ads or JVs, any other type of site advertising "Traffic" is to be really questioned.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 25th September 2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 760
Posted By John Westbrook
Re: I cant figure out what to do, help me please.

I was in a similar situation recently and completely understand where you're coming from. I don't know if anyone can really say "do this or do that" because ultimately you need to be the creator of...
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