Using Viral Marketing as A Free Advertising Tool

Would you be interested in a form of advertising that greatly increases your business exposure and virtually explodes your sales and profits? What if i told you that this form of advertising requires little or no costs to implement? Advertising is an important feature of any business because the more people that are aware of the existence of a business, its products or services the larger the possible market is.

There are a number of effective free online advertising methods such as search engine optimization techniques, link exchanges and the use of social networks among others. Another very effective free online advertising method is known as viral marketing.

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The Difference between a Good and a Bad Web Directory

If you have made the decision to use a web directory to promote your business, you have made a smart choice. Directories are growing and becoming increasingly effective in driving targeted traffic to websites. However, web directories are not created equal. That is, some web directories have more to offer online marketers and business owners than others.

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Sponsored Blogging Not As Easy As It Seems

Have you ever considered starting a blog to make extra money? The blogging world is full of money making opportunities, such as advertising. You can put ads up on the home page or even inside the blog post as well. Sponsored reviews is one of the most popular ways for bloggers to make money. However, the experience can become very frustrating if you do it incorrectly.First of all, all bloggers know that one of the most important things to have for your blog to be successful at sponsored reviews is page rank. Google is the origin of this page rank. Bloggers do several things to try to achieve a high page rank for their blog. Link exchange is a common way to do this, because page rank is entirely based on the amount, and quality of links coming in to your web site. The problem is that many bloggers go crazy spamming other bloggers web sites requesting link exchange, and end up with many unrelated, low quality links. This can end up hurting them, instead of helping them. Read more


A Smart Tip on Search Engine Optimization Using Yahoo!

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a series of techniques used to get your website on page one of the major search engines for specific key words without paying for banner of pay-per-click traffic.

There are many techniques that can create a tidal wave of traffic to your website. One of the oldest techniques has to do with submitting your website to a directory.

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Paid Shill or Marketer? Bloggers who Write Sponsored Reviews

Is a sponsored review’s content dictated by whoever signs the check? Sponsored reviews, i.e. reviews of products or services paid for by the manufacturer or service provider, are increasingly part of the blogosphere. But are they just internet commercials? Less conspicuous spam?A Matter of TechniqueUltimately, spam is only spam if it is unwanted. A review is only a commercial if it is frivolous hype. A review that conveys useful (honest) information is welcome. The problem with sponsored reviews is often not of charlatanism, but of bad technique. In writing the review, the blogger loses sight of the effectiveness of actually reviewing the product, but instead panders to what he/she believes will please the client — a review of a toaster becomes a devotional, not a testimonial of how well it handles bagels.Overuse of SEOOf the more commonly used techniques, overuse of search engine optimization is probably the most common, and frustrating. A prospective consumer trying to find out about a product winds up trapped in multiple web pages of identical phrases. After being guided to the same few sites again and again, he or she begins to wonder if there are any credible sources at all. Read more


Sculpting the pagerank flow on a webpage

The most important thing you’ll realize in maintaining your web page is that you cannot rely solely on search engine spiders and bots when they visit your site. These bots often cause duplicate content problems or list your site as junk, among other things.

For example, Googlebot has, in the past, done such things as move valuable pages into the Google supplemental index or given rank to pages that do not need it, such as login pages, register pages, subscribe pages and so on. As a result you need to guide these bots, or herd them, so that they only report on the pages that need to be ranked. But how? There are different ways to do this with varied success.

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How to Make a Page Load Faster in a Browser

If you’re making a web page and want to get the maximum performance rate possible, you will want the page to load as quickly as possible in the browser. This can be done without making major changes to the appearance of the over-all function of the page.

You can achieve this by simply reducing the amount of bytes that a client or viewer has to download. You can use something called Page Speed featured by Firefox.

Page Speed is an extension that looks at web pages and gives ideas on how to improve them for greater performance and speed.

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Technology invasion of business, Business Web Directories

Did you know that you can greatly increase your profits by using business web directories to find links for your business? A good web directory contains a list of various websites which have been compiled by website reviewers. When looking for a website directory for suitable links for your business, it is important to consider a few issues.

One of these is your business objective. While searching for links from business website directories, you need to find those that are similar to your line of work. For instance, if you are looking for marketing resources, then look for those website directories with marketing links. Learn to narrow down your search so that you can get more accurate results.

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A business web directory should have a variety of websites listed on it.

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Internet Advertising, Not How Daddy Did It

If you are an advertising experts when it comes to physical marketing, then the first thing you need to do when checking out Internet marketing is to forget everything you’ve learned. The systems which govern Internet marketing attempts are completely different than those in the physical world. If you want to make a favorable impression by advertising on the Internet, you must understand the concepts which are unique to Internet marketing. This post will guide you through some of the basics.

If you have not already, learn everything you can about search engine optimization. Search engine optimization is a process which makes marketable web pages appear more valuable to search engines. While this technique differs greatly from the advertising physical world which is largely based upon market segments, search engine optimization is a technique designed to target individual buyers.

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This is true because in order to appear in a search engine ranking page, the potential customer must search for a keyword. That keyword represents a targeted link between your customer and product or service. Search engine optimization ensures that your web site appears at the top of search engine results rankings for your targeted keywords. Therefore, search engine optimization is designed to send targeted traffic to your website and is a vital component of Internet marketing and advertising.

But what is the impact of targeted traffic? Targeted traffic has the highest probability of converting to sales of all traffic to your website. Think about it critically: a user who discovers a web site that sells coffee is more likely to purchase coffee if that was his intention from the start.

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Best Blog Advertising Methods to Bring in Traffic

When it comes to blog advertising, you don’t have to spend extra ordinate amounts of money to get the traffic you want. There are several different ways to advertise your blog, many of which are free. This will show you different ways you can advertise your blog so you’ll have a better grasp of which steps you need to take to work toward greater traffic.

Entrecard: This service allows you to create a virtual business card of sorts to “drop” on other blogs. Cards dropped on blogs will show as advertisements. The more cards you drop, the more advertising on other blogs you will earn. It’s a completely free service and relies on the fact that all bloggers want and need traffic to work.

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