Traffic Patterns – I’ve built traffic to my blogs by linking them to several other sites that I manage. Might as well take advantage of what I own to promote what I manage. In addition, when I blog elsewhere I am not shy about linking back to my blog. Finally, I add tons of links to each blog and this move has kept the traffic flowing.
The downside is that the really good writers who can craft great sales letters or otherwise motivate your readers to do something can and will charge a premium for their services. It can be worth it though.
Get Pictures – Yes, including pictures with your blog entries is a must. Maybe not with every entry, but at least with some of the entries. On my Jet Movements blog, I frequently contact companies and ask them if I can get a logo or some other picture that they own and use it with a blog about that company. Naturally, I am not about to bash the company, so don’t go that route if you want their help. Many are only too happy to oblige as they see you helping them promote their business.
Social media marketing (not including the Facebook PPC platform) works better for customer retention rather than acquisition. Basically, this means that businesses acquire fans and followers who may already be customers or recruits and they maintain their relationship through social media. Use this knowledge to create as many genuine relationships as possible with entrepreneurial people and share helpful information through status updates to funnel them toward your opportunity. In other words, don’t just use social media to incessantly post links to your squeeze page to try to turn these people into home based business leads without building a relationship first.
If you are not familiar with blogging or how it works let me give you a brief insight. Blogging is basically a website which allows you to update info regularly and easily. You don’t need any real computer know how, all you need to know how to do is type and best of all it is free to set up, Blogger and wordpress being the most popular platforms.
Choose which products to promote – once you have signed up with an affiliate company, you are free to choose from the hundreds of products they offer. It is very simple to find a product that relates to your interest or subject matter. Most affiliate companies group their products by categories so you can easily find what you are looking for.
This site has a lot of nice header designs. I usually just open them up in Microsoft publisher and add some wordart; however, they do customizations for apiece.
The easiest method of implementation is by providing hyperlinks (text links) in your text to the related affiliate website page. But, there’s a problem, linking lots of keywords on a page can be a real time waster and distracts from actually writing your articles. So, is there an easy way of doing this tedious task of inserting text links? Well, luckily there is. There’s an one stop solution to automatically convert keywords on your web pages into money-making affiliate text links automatically. MaxBlogPress Ninja Affiliate inserts hyperlinks automatically.