By Terry Dean
Have you ever
seen a new Internet marketer in real life trying
to figure out what they should do first online?
They look kind
of like a deer staring into the headlights of a
truck barreling down on it. There is that look of
wonder about what is supposed to happen next.
They were told
that the Internet is full of possibilities and is
a Goldmine for the miners who are rushing to take
advantage of the gold in the hills. They want in
on the action, but they can't seem to figure out a
simple and basic game plan for getting started.
kinds of people get started online has been one of
the primary goals in our business. To many would
be Internet marketers, the Internet is full of
possibilities, but precious little specific
information to getting started.
So, below I am
going to give you a 5 step plan for advertising
your web site which you should follow every single
your advertising. Approximately 80% of your
Internet marketing business should consist of
advertising or learning new ways to advertise.
Sure, there are
hundreds of other ways you could advertise your
site and products, but these five are the most
important ones to get started with. I could take
any web site which I have designed and make it
successful using ONLY these five techniques.
the 5 Advertising Habits of a Successful Internet
1. Place an
The best type
of paid advertising is ezine ads. So, part of my
"prescription" for success is to place
an ad in ezines at least 2 times a week if not
more (if you want to build your business quicker,
place an ad in a different ezine every day of the
advertising can be very powerful, but never
neglect using the best type of advertising
Participate in Discussion Groups.
Go to http://www.forumone.com
right now and pick out ten to twenty discussion
groups which relate to what you are selling. Then,
bookmark them in your favorite places and begin to
visit them every day.
Make it a
practice to post to at least one of them every
day. Don't just post an ad either. Participate in
the discussion. Give and it will be given back to
Your Site to One Major Search Engine.
Pick out some
keywords for your web site and start looking at
the pages which come up first on one of the major
search engines. Look at the title, keywords, and
text of the top sites. Then, create a similar
mirror page which you can submit to that search
begin their web surfing at one of the major search
engines. Why not let them start off at your site?
4. Make One
New Contact a Day.
Send a personal
email to a web site owner or ezine publisher
asking to trade links or ads. Even better, ask
them to do some type of Joint Venture or
endorsement of each other. Never begin to think
that the Internet is just a bunch of machines and
that you push this button and that button to
real people and trade ads, resources, products,
Something in the "Real World."
offline advertising. Have some business cards
printed up which you can hand out to people you
come in contact with.
Send a letter
to the editor in a magazine or newspaper. Send out
a press release to your local newspaper, radio
station, or a magazine in your industry. Just get
started doing something offline to integrate in
with your online marketing strategy.
There is my
prescription for the beginning Internet marketer.
Take it every day and begin to watch your little
seedling of an Internet empire begin to grow.
Terry Dean, a 5
year veteran of Internet marketing, will Take You
By The Hand and Show You Exact Results of All the
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