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Forum: General Small Business Issues 14th December 2010, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,803
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Is A Lawsuit Worth Pursuing?

I bought a website / business from someone in Texas, I live in Florida and they lied about revenue and didn't deliver the entire collection of sites to me. In fact they lied about having the entire...
Forum: Link Development 7th October 2009, 11:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,481
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Go to the library and look up back issues of...

Go to the library and look up back issues of magazines within your niche, re-write or "spin" those articles. You can always make a shorter version of them or chop them up into 3 or 4 articles.
...
Forum: General Search Engine Marketing Information 5th October 2009, 11:07 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 28,340
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
There has been a lot of talk about creating...

There has been a lot of talk about creating quality content on your blog and then people will link to it. While this is true, you need to create quality content that your market wants to read. I...
Forum: Social Media 27th September 2009, 06:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,683
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
The quality of content is better with HubPages...

The quality of content is better with HubPages because they are very strict about the type of content that they allow on their site. Google will rank either one for a keyword, it really depends on...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 27th September 2009, 06:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,214
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
You have to post something that is retweet...

You have to post something that is retweet worthy. Create compelling content for your audience and when they retweet give them a shout out and thank them for the retweet. There is no secret magic...
Forum: Social Media 18th September 2009, 11:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,890
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
I would definitely set-up a blog as well, and...

I would definitely set-up a blog as well, and consider using video in your marketing. The video can be anywhere from 30 seconds to 5 minutes. You should tweet about an update on your blog, on your...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 18th September 2009, 11:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,215
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
I would also suggest reading Blogging For Dollars...

I would also suggest reading Blogging For Dollars (http://su.pr/3uY8jE) for a comprehensive review of blogging. Another great resource is Caroline Middlebrook's ebook on Wordpress...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 18th September 2009, 11:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,202
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
You should get the All-In-One SEO pack, a plug-in...

You should get the All-In-One SEO pack, a plug-in for Wordpress that will help you optimize your blog. I will also recommend the plugins "Simple Tags" and "Sociable".
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 18th September 2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 31,490
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Sadly, you cannot just blog about something you...

Sadly, you cannot just blog about something you are passionate about and expect to make money. You need to decide whether or not your are blogging for money or not.

If you are blogging for money,...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 18th September 2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 39,258
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Social Bookmark your blog on sites such as...

Social Bookmark your blog on sites such as StumbleUpon, Propeller, Delicious, Reddit, Digg. Social bookmark really good articles that you spent a considerable amount of time on that that are of...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 18th September 2009, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,537
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
MaxBlogPress Ping Optimizer Nofollow...

MaxBlogPress Ping Optimizer
Nofollow Reciprocity
Simple Tags
Wordpress Automatic Upgrade
WP Security Scan
Forum: Affiliate Marketing 18th September 2009, 10:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,000
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
You should consider AffiliateJump...

You should consider AffiliateJump (http://www.affiliatejump.com/idevaffiliate/idevaffiliate.php?id=843) or any of these networks:

Clickbank (http://su.pr/2feIFL)
Rocket Profit...
Forum: Affiliate Marketing 18th September 2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,724
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
If you're looking to promote your product through...

If you're looking to promote your product through an affiliate program I would suggest PayDotCom (http://www.paydotcom.com).
Forum: Affiliate Marketing 18th September 2009, 10:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 15,048
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
You can fine affiliate offers using...

You can fine affiliate offers using OfferVault.com which lets you search through all the affiliate networks to find the best offer.

If you're new to affiliate marketing, I would suggest...
Forum: Affiliate Marketing 18th September 2009, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,287
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
You can easily create a new blog using a host...

You can easily create a new blog using a host like JustHost (http://www.rainmakerorlando.com/hosting) or BlueHost (http://www.rainmakerorlando.com/BlueHost) which use Fantastico. You only need to...
Forum: Affiliate Marketing 18th September 2009, 10:09 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 21,405
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
I actually get asked this same question a lot by...

I actually get asked this same question a lot by many of my friends. I put a list together of 23 ways to make money money online with full instructions, its available for free here: 23 Scam Free...
Forum: Newsletters and Email Marketing 22nd August 2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,577
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
I would suggest using MailChimp or Aweber...

I would suggest using MailChimp or Aweber (http://su.pr/1rwGaQ).
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 22nd August 2009, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,372
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Google's Caffeine update will not make SEO...

Google's Caffeine update will not make SEO harder. It will only penalize those who use blackhat and unethical techniques. If your website has relevant content to the search terms you are attempting...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 6th August 2009, 10:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 20,267
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Great advice. Another piece I would add is "Not...

Great advice. Another piece I would add is "Not having a business plan". Because it is so easy to start online and everything is virtual, many people often do not formulate a formal business plan...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th August 2009, 04:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 14,397
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Often times a website is available via the...

Often times a website is available via the http://www.domain.com and http://domain.com formats. This is called a “canonical domain” and is easy to fix as long as you are aware the problem exists.
...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th August 2009, 04:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,405
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
To optimize for pictures make sure you have...

To optimize for pictures make sure you have properly tagged the <alt> tags for those pictures with the keywords you want to rank the picture for. The filename, surrounding text as well as the ...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 4th August 2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,025
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
The simplest way for you to get started is to...

The simplest way for you to get started is to download SEO Fast Start (http://www.seofaststart.com) (free) and just follow the directions. You can't go wrong.

Then once you've understood basic...
Forum: Social Media 4th August 2009, 01:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,072
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
You can always outsource this work to a company...

You can always outsource this work to a company (check my signature); however, there are tools available that will help you automate some of the social media marketing process like Twollow...
Forum: Newsletters and Email Marketing 4th August 2009, 12:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,868
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Aweber won't allow you to import e-mail...

Aweber won't allow you to import e-mail addresses, they must be added through a double opt-in.

I would suggest you try Infusionsoft (http://su.pr/5OwXLi) which combines an e-mail marketing program...
Forum: Local Marketing 4th August 2009, 11:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,882
Posted By SBMarketingGuy
Google is beginning to combine local search into...

Google is beginning to combine local search into their Universal search. You no longer have to type in your geographic location as the results are tailored to your IP address location. This is...
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