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Old 1st August 2007, 05:31 PM   #1
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Default Free Promotion: Signature Advertising

How about signature advertising as a marketing strategy?

"Signature advertising is simply including your signature in your postings on forums/newsgroups and at the end of any emails you send out. It is a proven fact that about 75% of people on the Internet today will click on your signature links. And it's 100% free advertising."

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Old 7th August 2007, 03:32 PM   #2
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I agree... Most people will click the link you leave... Once your dropping your links it's essentially that you get into the habit of reading your server logs for referrals...

It is a very effective way to find interested and active communities and weed out the communities with really nasty forum mods... ( I can't believe how many legitimate posts I get removed simply because someone feels that signatures are some sort of spam... )

I like the 10 post rule in effect here... If you ask me... It's all you need.

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I apprecuiate you obeying the rules. Extra credit for you!! (Not sure where you can use that extra credit .....LOL)

I defintely am a fan of signature advertising (but please don't click on mine today) and have been for a number of years.

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Old 13th September 2007, 06:25 AM   #4
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Signatures are a good way to get targeted traffic. It's a shame so many people don't realise this and just spam the forums with their links in the actual posts.

Thanks for the post.

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