951.||How To Avoid A Business Naming Disaster by Marcia Yudkin|
An entrepreneur of my acquaintance, in a rush to get his new company up and running, launched his new online publishing venture with a press release and great industry fanfare. Not three days later, he received the kind of letter business owners dread: a cease-and-desist request from the lawyer for ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005 Hits: 253 Words: 454]
952.||Guerrilla Marketing and How It Can Work for You by Kate Smalley|
When most people think of marketing, they think of advertising. But marketing is much broader than that. Marketing is everything it takes to get your product or service into the hands of buyers-from product development to product ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005 Hits: 147 Words: 390]
953.||How To Make Over $20,000 Per Month by Diana Barnum|
New Orleans, LA - Internet marketers (IM), webmasters, writers, business owners and many others, from beginners to experts in their industries, are gathering not only in a membership site online, but in New Orleans. Their goal is to learn how to earn ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005 Hits: 205 Words: 970]
954.||10 Ways To Indirectly Get To The Top Of Search Engines by Eugenijus|
There are millions of web sites trying to get listed in
the top 20 spots of the major search engines. That
amounts to a lot of competition! I say if you can't
get listed at the top, indirectly get to the top.
How do you do this? Look ...
[Added: 19 Aug 2005 Hits: 227 Words: 508]
955.||People Pleasing Postcards by David Phillips|
Why are more retail jewelers turning to full-color postcards as a key form of promotion? The biggest reason is the simplest: You don't have to open a postcard. It won't get lumped in with all the direct mail envelopes that people toss without opening.
If the ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 168 Words: 492]
956.||Increase Repeat Business And Referrals With Direct Mail by Joe Niewierski|
So you have been writing mortgages like crazy now for the last few years. You have a pretty big database of customers and hopefully you have been getting and keeping full contact information for them. An organized database is the first key to customer retention.
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 177 Words: 916]
957.||10 Elements Every Direct Mail Piece Should Have by Joe Niewierski|
Don't want your direct mail to end up in the trash with the rest of the unread mail? Studies show an effective direct mail campaign should draw a .5 to 1 percent response. These 10 tips will help you get the results you want:
1. A clear, ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 194 Words: 507]
958.||Direct Mail Postcard Rules by Joe Niewierski|
It's a fact that your customers are your best leads. This means that the most likely people to purchase your products and/or services are the ones who have paid for them before. It's also a fact that it costs ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 166 Words: 1017]
959.||Develop a Foundation Second to None by j.p. riley|
Looking to start a new business? Starting a new business can be a complex, exciting time. There are many aspects to explore. Consider this startling statistic approximately 97% of small businesses fail or under perform. There ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 158 Words: 954]
960.||Tips For Evocative, Distinctive Company Names by Marcia Yudkin|
As the sponsor of a Name-This-Company Contest, I've been watching suggestions come in by the dozens every day. Unfortunately, the great majority of names submitted so far do not pass "go." A good company name is not only ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 275 Words: 418]
961.||How To Get Free Publicity For Your Business by Matt Bacak|
You don't have to spend thousands of dollars on advertising to build an effective campaign. In fact, you can get great publicity that will drive customers to do your door absolutely free of charge!
One of the best ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 199 Words: 667]
962.||The Benefits Of Article Writing For Your Home Business by Ian Canaway|
Once you learn the benefits of article writing, you may want to open a home business based on your writing skills. The road to riches may be yours when you identify the basic elements required for writing top-notch articles, reports ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 181 Words: 621]
963.||How Much Is Your Popcorn Worth?: Powerful Lessons In Marketing And The Psychology Of Selling - Part by Ian Canaway|
In the following 'special report,' I will reveal some very powerful marketing strategies and psychological motivators that can easily help you make more profits from your business, no matter what business you're in.
Be sure to read it thoroughly, and ...
[Added: 17 Aug 2005 Hits: 227 Words: 644]
964.||What Makes Your Online Ads Persuasive? by Lil Waldner|
The first impression that the people get from your ad decides if they click or skip. This shows that writing really persuasive ads is not easy. Writing irrestisible internet ads needs some skills. You can acquire these skills, if you follow some rules.
[Added: 15 Aug 2005 Hits: 196 Words: 466]
965.||The Real Value Of Free Reprint Articles by Trey Pennewell|
Free reprint articles can dramatically increase traffic to your website by way of inbound links. Free reprint articles are articles that have either been written by you or by a ghostwriter and are given away to publishers so ...
[Added: 15 Aug 2005 Hits: 212 Words: 1279]
966.||Is your website innovative? Increase Your Business Over Night! by Martin Lemieux|
While studying online for IT investment opportunities, I found that one main factor was constant. All of the biggest money makers have eye-catching, simple, innovative, and the cleanest websites online!
Having a corporate style website may ...
[Added: 13 Aug 2005 Hits: 275 Words: 716]
967.||Media Training 101 -- The Secrets Of Writing A Good Press Release by Sandra Stammberger|
Does the thought of trying to get publicity for your business seem like something that you can't do yourself, and would have to hire a professional for? Do you think that writing a press release is totally outside ...
[Added: 13 Aug 2005 Hits: 276 Words: 1207]
968.||Winning the (r) Google AdSense War by Willie Crawford|
Some owners of content sites are earning four and even five-figure incomes per month selling "nothing." They're doing this by selling their targeted traffic to other websites through Google's AdSense program.
If you're not familiar with (r)AdSense, it's where (r)Google pays website owners ("publishers") to run ...
[Added: 12 Aug 2005 Hits: 240 Words: 743]
969.||Get No-Cost Publicity With Audience Hot Buttons by Kevin Nunley|
Media is constantly giving away free publicity. Every time you see a business mentioned in your local newspaper, or on TV news, or in an ezine, you can bet their sales jump.
Media editors almost never give free publicity just because ...
[Added: 12 Aug 2005 Hits: 236 Words: 565]
970.||10 Ways To Get Your Ads Or Messages Noticed by Eugenijus|
Do you post to message boards, e-mail discussion
lists, classified ads sites, FFA sites or newsgroups?
People will usually read the subject line before they
read your ad or message, so it's important they get
noticed. Below are ten simple, but powerful tips to
get your ...
[Added: 11 Aug 2005 Hits: 227 Words: 351]
971.||Emotional Marketing - Stimulate Your Prospects Into Buying by Abe Cherian|
The secret is creating low cost advertising that compels
customers to come to you. Using a simple system of direct
mail letters, postcards, email and low cost newspaper ads,
as well as cable TV and radio ...
[Added: 11 Aug 2005 Hits: 243 Words: 772]
972.||23 Ways To Use An Ad Tracker by Harvey Segal|
The ad tracker was originally developed to provide a record
of all hits to a site resulting from ad placements. This
article shows a host of different ways to utilise an ad
#1. The Long Url Problem
Have you ...
[Added: 11 Aug 2005 Hits: 197 Words: 1698]
973.||What The Heck Is A Campaign And Why Do I Need To Do One? by Joy Gendusa|
Many people ask me, "What is a postcard campaign, exactly?" "And why do I need one?" As I have been educating my clients one on one for years now, I suddenly had the bright idea that I needed to explain this for more ...
[Added: 11 Aug 2005 Hits: 267 Words: 2057]
974.||The Importance Of A Marketing Plan by Joy Gendusa|
There aren’t many things in life that you would get into with out a plan. Marketing is no different. Your overall marketing plan should cover about a six month period, and should be made up of weekly and monthly marketing schedules.
This is ...
[Added: 11 Aug 2005 Hits: 241 Words: 775]
975.||There's More To Marketing ROI (Return On Investment) Than Meets The Eye by Joy Gendusa|
All too often people look at marketing ROI in terms of response rate: in other words, "I sent out 10,000 pieces of direct mail and only got 39 responses which is terrible." This is wrong ...
[Added: 11 Aug 2005 Hits: 199 Words: 541]
976.||Stay In Touch With Leads And Get More Closes by Joy Gendusa|
How many leads have come into your business since the beginning of time that never closed? That is a salient question. Who knows how many, but I bet there are a lot.
Whether a small company or a large one with a sales force, the leads that are ...
[Added: 11 Aug 2005 Hits: 228 Words: 1535]
977.||Using The Online Press Release Link Building Strategy by John Taylor|
If you market any type of product or service, your online marketing strategy should include the distribution of online press releases. They are fairly easy to write and can potentially get you lot’s of media publicity which, ...
[Added: 08 Aug 2005 Hits: 334 Words: 423]
978.||How To Build Link Popularity With Your Own Affiliate Scheme by John Taylor|
If you have your own product then one of the most effective ways of generating sales is to encourage other people to promote your product for a share of the profit. For the right level of reward, lots of affiliates will work hard to promote your ...
[Added: 07 Aug 2005 Hits: 194 Words: 285]
979.||A Proven Link Building Strategy To Boost Your Site's Popularity by John Taylor|
Step One: Create a content rich niche web site, narrow in scope with less than ten high potential keywords and with around twenty to thirty relevant secondary keywords.
Step Two: Locate and make contact with other site owners who's site ...
[Added: 07 Aug 2005 Hits: 194 Words: 280]
980.||How To Increase The Link Popularity Of Your Web Site. by John Taylor|
Link Popularity is the term used to describe how popular your web site is by examining how many other web sites link to it.
For example, if you only had one other web site linking to ...
[Added: 07 Aug 2005 Hits: 238 Words: 655]
981.||Writing A Business Website Sales/Marketing FAQ by Joel Walsh|
Everyone on the web thinks they can write a FAQ. But then why are so many FAQs so lacking? How often have you read a FAQ and thought, "that didn't tell me anything I needed to know!"?
Two Worst FAQ ...
[Added: 06 Aug 2005 Hits: 258 Words: 483]
982.||Web Site Traffic Strategy To Get Targeted Visitors And Convert Them Into Loyal Customers by Nickolay Bokhonok|
Targeted web site traffic is crucial for every web site. But there are many web sites, and all they are different. Is it possible to make a universal plan of actions for getting targeted web site traffic to any type of ...
[Added: 06 Aug 2005 Hits: 194 Words: 1400]
983.||Good Relationships = Sales! by Audrey Burton|
Do you ever feel like you don’t have what it takes to be a great salesperson? We can all sell; it’s just a matter of finding your style. You don’t have to be a liar or a cheat; in fact ...
[Added: 06 Aug 2005 Hits: 203 Words: 749]
984.||Tricks of the Trade: Design your Booth for Maximum Impact by Patty Stripes|
The fight for your customer's attention at a tradeshow has never been so intense. Budget cutbacks in the travel sector means that buyers spend less time than ever at shows. To make the most of their time, they pre-plan their agendas and do their best to stick to them. ...
[Added: 05 Aug 2005 Hits: 170 Words: 588]
985.||Wise Man Marketing by Martin Day|
It’s a sunny morning and you’re sitting in your office. With a cup of hot coffee by your side and memories of your last holiday still fresh in your mind, even if you say so yourself, today at least, ...
[Added: 05 Aug 2005 Hits: 183 Words: 613]
986.||Google Is Taking Descriptions From Alexa! by Martin Lemieux|
In a recent study looking at the "descriptions" of website search engine listings, we have noticed that your main SERP listing is being manipulated by Alexa.com.
If you take your top key word search engine ...
[Added: 05 Aug 2005 Hits: 257 Words: 400]
987.||Tradeshow Booth Cures - Knick-Knack Knockouts by Patty Stripes|
Feng Shui is the ancient Chinese art of positioning objects in conjunction with the movement of "chi', or natural energy, through our environments. Chinese philosophy purports that every object is capable having an effect, either positive or negative, on the energy inherent in all things ...
[Added: 05 Aug 2005 Hits: 192 Words: 528]
988.||Tradeshow Booth Cures - Living Color by Patty Stripes|
Feng Shui is the Ancient Chinese practice of configuring home or work environments to promote health, happiness, and prosperity. By utilizing elements such as light and color, Feng Shui Masters used their skill to promote the ...
[Added: 05 Aug 2005 Hits: 169 Words: 533]
989.||Building A Profitable Network Marketing Business by Cathy Qazalbash|
Many people try a network marketing opportunity when they first start an online business. They start with high hopes that this will be an easy way to achieve financial independence. However the novelty soon wears off and the hard reality sets ...
[Added: 04 Aug 2005 Hits: 304 Words: 861]
990.||How affiliates can have their own radio show... by Anik Singal|
Before we start, I want to ask you one simple question. If you knew what you know
today about how big blogging would be before it started, would you have started a
blog? Well, in that case, you better pay close attention to podcasting!
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991.||How I Get Hundreds Of Daily Website Visitors For Free by Louis Allport|
Know about "Viral eBooks"?
It's not a new concept I'll admit, but it works like absolute gangbusters. In fact, over the past three years it has personally been responsible for bringing me hundreds of thousands of visitors to just ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 189 Words: 1440]
992.||The Swank Meter - What Does Hilary Swank Have To Do With Page Rank? by Mike Makler|
Some of the Top Internet Marketers will tell you that Name Branding is key to earning Money online. We all can't be Oscar Winners like Hilary Swank so we need to find other Methods to Brand our Names and Increase our Page Rank. The Swank ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 223 Words: 629]
993.||Ten Ways To Make Your Affiliate Site More Profitable by Jude Wright|
Is your affiliate website ready for business? You may have your content written and your affiliate products in place, but there are more things you can do to make your site more profitable.
1. Have ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 258 Words: 422]
994.||Promotional Magnets: Promotion that Sticks by Cindy Carrera|
Some people are happy with just a business card. For others it's not enough to be glanced at once and packed away. They want to be attached to something that you have to open in order to eat and therefore live.
This association with survival ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 242 Words: 481]
995.||Promotional Mugs: Becoming a Part of the Legendary Coffee Experience by Cindy Carrera|
When you want someone to like you, associate yourself with something that they love. Take coffee for instance. How much of America, or the world for that matter, would still be asleep if it weren't for ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 204 Words: 482]
996.||Fax Marketing : Reaching a New Niche of Customers by Chris Bradley|
Traditional marketing and advertising assumes that all of your
customers are traditional people. Even newer technologies like email
assume that the best way to reach people is when they are at their
computers. But think about ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 236 Words: 449]
997.||How To Gain A Customer Base From Mailing Lists? by Lil Waldner|
Building up email address lists of potential and real customers is important in order to convert traffic into sales. People who are interested in the issue of a website can be informed regularily about special offers and news. A good email address list of buying customers is a good ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 197 Words: 504]
998.||Promotional Bags - Your Company Details on Parade by Cindy Carrera|
The trick to a good promotion is to attach your company details to something useful. Now, there is private useful like the promotional toothbrush you use in the privacy of your own bathroom, and there is public useful that you ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 434 Words: 524]
999.||The 4 Ps of Marketing Do Not Include Philanthropy! by Audrey Burton|
When you are in the start-up stages of your business, you will need to spend 85% of your non-producing time (when you’re not actually providing your service or creating your product) MARKETING! Yes, I said 85%. ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 204 Words: 807]
1000.||Tabloid Menace For Classic Hollywood by Lacey Warren|
Where are the days of the red carpet? Those stars walking out of their limousines and waving at an ocean of fans, reeling them in to see the films. Today's Hollywood has a different method for movie distribution and box office ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2005 Hits: 641 Words: 452]