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Forum: General Online Marketing Information 25th February 2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,290
Posted By pete
If you are one page of the manual ahead of...

If you are one page of the manual ahead of everyone else, you ARE the expert.

Personally, I am the King of Forums, until someone proves otherwise.
Forum: Newsletters and Email Marketing 25th February 2011, 07:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,742
Posted By pete
Dee, first you have to follow the rules. You...

Dee, first you have to follow the rules.

You can't use someone else's list. You can only send your newsletters or sales solicitations to folks who have "opted in" to your list. To be totally safe,...
Forum: Chat 24th February 2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,848
Posted By pete
Illegitimi non carborundum

Illegitimi non carborundum
Forum: General Small Business Issues 24th February 2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,389
Posted By pete
Here you go - http://www.gopositive.com/ ...

Here you go - http://www.gopositive.com/

They have POS which will also work online, from a common inventory.

Through the 1990's I sold their POS software as a reseller and attended sales...
Forum: Chat 24th February 2011, 07:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,784
Posted By pete
I grab my teddy and I curl up in the corner of my...

I grab my teddy and I curl up in the corner of my bed where it fits against the walls and I cry myself to sleep.
Forum: Direct Mail 5th February 2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,359
Posted By pete
Good way to keep a steady turnover of reps. :)

Good way to keep a steady turnover of reps. :)
Forum: General Small Business Issues 5th February 2010, 09:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,221
Posted By pete
Exceeded all expectations! I had no idea...

Exceeded all expectations!

I had no idea personal electronics and mobile phones would continue to sell so well after Christmas.
Forum: Computer Security 5th January 2010, 12:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 14,851
Posted By pete
Run CCleaner ( originally Crap Cleaner) once a...

Run CCleaner ( originally Crap Cleaner) once a day. It clears all the cookies, unless you specify you want to keep them, it clears your cache and browser history and also clears all the odds and ends...
Forum: Ecommerce 5th January 2010, 12:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,125
Posted By pete
There is also a 3 day delay when someone uses a...

There is also a 3 day delay when someone uses a card with a merchant account. None of them put the money directly into your bank at the time of the purchase.

BUT - PayPal will give you a debit...
Forum: Marketplace 3rd January 2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,860
Posted By pete
Desperately Seeking Designer To Do Shopping Cart Templates

I have a successful hosting business specializing in, but not limited to, hosting shopping carts for online retailers. I do not force any specific cart on my clients, trying my best to match their...
Forum: Ecommerce 2nd January 2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,125
Posted By pete
They go to a PayPal page with your company name...

They go to a PayPal page with your company name up top. You can even customize it if you feel you should. But as soon as the transaction is complete you can have directed back to your site in...
Forum: Small Business Finance 8th February 2009, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,696
Posted By pete
They are just another card processor. If you are...

They are just another card processor. If you are trying to sell their services you have lots of professional competition, including Sam's Club and others offering group rates.
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Forum: Ecommerce 6th February 2009, 10:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,247
Posted By pete
You are 5 or 6 behind in your thinking. That used...

You are 5 or 6 behind in your thinking. That used to be the case, but is no longer.

I offer both, sell internationally as a wholesaler and 95% easily of my payments are by PayPal.

And PayPal...
Forum: Ecommerce 18th January 2009, 02:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,216
Posted By pete
realdough, replicas are fakes and counterfeit...

realdough, replicas are fakes and counterfeit goods that can get you locked up, among other things.

There are a number of Chinese products that are Unbranded and make no claim to be anything...
Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 15th January 2009, 10:27 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 17,094
Posted By pete
Here is something you may consider to increase...

Here is something you may consider to increase your PPC marketing efforts. SpeedPPC (http://internetmerchantsassociation.info/speedppc/)
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 15th January 2009, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,669
Posted By pete
Yes, I customize mine and have a click counter on...

Yes, I customize mine and have a click counter on it. Works great - http://affiliatehoster.com/nopage
Forum: General Small Business Issues 13th January 2009, 10:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,774
Posted By pete
ACT, but buy on old version on ebay. The last...

ACT, but buy on old version on ebay. The last couple of years have been total memory hogs.

I'm using 2000 or so and it does all I could ask for. Had 2006 and took it back off. Been using it for...
Forum: Website Development 5th January 2009, 09:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,340
Posted By pete
I am in the hosting business, but can't draw a...

I am in the hosting business, but can't draw a straight line and am color blind.

Dylan is right, in fact it's a good idea to keep them separate.

It's a sad fact of the internet, but true,...
Forum: General Online Marketing Information 5th January 2009, 09:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,099
Posted By pete
Forget Junk, You are Recycling! Think...

Forget Junk,

You are Recycling!

Think of a hook using that, instead of junk.

My wife and son have a good business similar to this and just call it Mike and Mom. She drives, he loads.

With...
Forum: Newsletters and Email Marketing 28th December 2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,762
Posted By pete
If you don't own your own server, there is not...

If you don't own your own server, there is not much chance of doing anything. Most server owners / ISPs / etc are fearful of being associated with spammers and have very strict limits on how many...
Forum: Ecommerce 23rd December 2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,229
Posted By pete
Actually, you are the Seller on Ebay. The...

Actually, you are the Seller on Ebay. The Dropshipper is the one who ships the goods to your customer.

I am a dropshipper (honest, too) but have also been a seller and my experience was that very...
Forum: Free Links 1st October 2008, 08:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,966
Posted By pete
No problem. I really do use it daily in my kind...

No problem. I really do use it daily in my kind of work. Can;t imagine doing without.
Forum: What Type of Business Should I Start? 16th September 2008, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,822
Posted By pete
Check out http://www.t-shirtforums.com/ for all...

Check out http://www.t-shirtforums.com/ for all you need to know.
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Forum: eBay & Other Auctions & Marketplaces 16th September 2008, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 20,215
Posted By pete
Well, the thread is a bit dated, but I'll add a...

Well, the thread is a bit dated, but I'll add a bit.

There are over 20,000 wholesalers and dropshippers available through this site. No scammers, all good resources....
Forum: Ecommerce 1st September 2008, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,670
Posted By pete
Rob, if you are currently picking and shipping...

Rob, if you are currently picking and shipping single items and not just warehousing and shipping unbroken cases, you could move into dropshipping without a lot of change in your operation.

If you...
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