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Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 26th February 2007, 11:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,106
Posted By esearing
I wrote to Google using their feedback tool. ...

I wrote to Google using their feedback tool.

They claim they are not causing the rates to go up but that lack of conversions or relevance would drive up rates. They used the term "quality score"....
Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 24th February 2007, 07:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,106
Posted By esearing
Google Competition

I have my online bookstore running smoothly and have been testing my Google Ads to drive traffic there, when all of a sudden my niche topic doubles and triples in PPC pricing.

I was using key...
Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 1st February 2007, 03:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,711
Posted By esearing
I thought of that, but the domains for the...

I thought of that, but the domains for the variations are the same and the original ad also got a boost today.
Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 1st February 2007, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,711
Posted By esearing
Adwords Content Network Boost For New Ads

I have noticed a strange phenomenon on Adwords. When I create a new ad it will recieve a heavy hit on the google content network within two days. Then it goes to a low volume pace which is probably...
Forum: Ecommerce 21st January 2007, 08:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,963
Posted By esearing
You may also run into file/image library...

You may also run into file/image library limitations on the server. My host puts a limit of 2000 files in any one directory and will only display 500 in the file manager. If you are on a dedicated...
Forum: Ecommerce 21st January 2007, 07:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,133
Posted By esearing
Experiment Amazon A-stores

inspired by the 30-days + no money series, I created an Amazon clothing shop. I finally had some decent sales last quarter which has inspired me to create an additional site. This time, I am...
Forum: Ecommerce 21st January 2007, 07:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,170
Posted By esearing
Set up your store as cheaply as possible. Hosting...

Set up your store as cheaply as possible. Hosting + cart + templates(optional) should be less than $300. Look for carts that work with your products, especially if you have products with multiple...
Forum: Ecommerce 21st January 2007, 07:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,963
Posted By esearing
Space and bandwidth are hardly issues any more....

Space and bandwidth are hardly issues any more. What I am running into is search engine bots using up the max-queries per hour limitations. If you have a store with several hundred products the...
Forum: Ecommerce 16th November 2006, 04:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,081
Posted By esearing
I work for a major telecom in the prepaid card...

I work for a major telecom in the prepaid card division. This is a declining market as it relates to Long Distance. The calling cards have been replaced by "free" long distance on cell phones for...
Forum: Reviews 16th November 2006, 03:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,837
Posted By esearing
The design is good and works well within your...

The design is good and works well within your site.

what are the goals for your blogging? Build more customers, tell others about your business? rant and rave?

Blogging within a business site...
Forum: Ecommerce 3rd November 2006, 08:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,779
Posted By esearing
OSCommerce And STS

I have found a great way to customize OSCommerce. The contribution Simple Template System (STS) allows me to build a CSS based framework around the standard OSCommerce pages. This allows me to add...
Forum: Ecommerce 3rd November 2006, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,563
Posted By esearing
Here are a few of my hairbrained ideas for...

Here are a few of my hairbrained ideas for Offline marketing

Participate in craft shows.
Get published in your local newspaper or a local magazine.

Host a Jewelry party in your neighborhood...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 3rd November 2006, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 14,661
Posted By esearing
Cool Idea. But It doesn't function too well in...

Cool Idea. But It doesn't function too well in firefox. The images are over your right sidebar.
Forum: New Member Introductions 26th October 2006, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,309
Posted By esearing
Not exactly free but http://www.envision-sbs.com/...

Not exactly free but http://www.envision-sbs.com/ has a business in a box edition for $99 which has Contracts and other essentials. You can check their list of contracts to see if one fits your...
Forum: Website Development 25th October 2006, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,801
Posted By esearing
You might ask at the pwdmag.co.uk forums. They...

You might ask at the pwdmag.co.uk forums. They are a UK based WebDesign magazine and its forum members are mostly UK developers and designers. I believe the magazine also ran a top hosts article...
Forum: New Member Introductions 25th October 2006, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,214
Posted By esearing
Hello Again - I've Been Away

Its been a couple of months since my last visit. My webdesign business got an unexpected boost recently so I have had little time to surf. I was cruising my stats the other day and saw a number of...
Forum: Link Development 25th October 2006, 08:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,394
Posted By esearing
Interesting. The only thing that was left out (or...

Interesting. The only thing that was left out (or that I may have missed) is to become active in the potential link partners site. It is there subtlely as comments and kind words, but what I mean is...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 25th October 2006, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,870
Posted By esearing
I think you are doing a fine job. A blog should...

I think you are doing a fine job. A blog should be items of genuine interest to you and related to your business. Party planning tips or how to find party planners would be good related articles....
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 27th August 2006, 08:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,923
Posted By esearing
A couple of my clients have been using blogs as...

A couple of my clients have been using blogs as news and events for the company which have a personal touch to them.

BlueHavanacigars (BlueHavanacigars.com) uses it to describe new products, store...
Forum: Direct Mail 27th June 2006, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,181
Posted By esearing
And don't forget the postage. Use photo stamps...

And don't forget the postage. Use photo stamps from usps to further enhance your logo or artwork. They come in sheets of 20 or various sizes. easy to do and since you have to buy postage...
Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 22nd June 2006, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,563
Posted By esearing
I like the Adbrite model where as an advertiser I...

I like the Adbrite model where as an advertiser I can pick the sites I want to advertise on, or as a publisher I can approve who advertises and set prices.
My only beef with Adbrite is the lack of...
Forum: Website Development 22nd June 2006, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,159
Posted By esearing
I have to agree with PageBuzz. My other...

I have to agree with PageBuzz.
My other critique would be the non-aliased text througout the site on images.
it looks ragged. You are trying to sell people on your design skills and the wow...
Forum: Viral Marketing 15th June 2006, 12:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,665
Posted By esearing
Interesting. I scanned the page but did not read...

Interesting. I scanned the page but did not read it fully.
Does he give any advice on how to turn things around or just expose the phenomenon?
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 15th June 2006, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,939
Posted By esearing
To me half the fun of running a blog is fiddling...

To me half the fun of running a blog is fiddling with plugins and the code. You will be likely competing with Blogger, Squidoo, and other free blog sites.

In addition to trying to sell your...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 5th June 2006, 07:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,161
Posted By esearing
Congrats and great writing. I've got to read that...

Congrats and great writing. I've got to read that spammer beating the system one again, and take notes. We'll link to you from biz-story to get you a couple more inbound visitors this month.
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