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5 Sales Email Myths that are Costing You Money
17th of February 2011 Georgina Laidlaw 54

5 Sales Email Myths that are Costing You Money

Recently, I worked with Darren on some sales content—including launch emails—for the release of a new product at DPS. That launch email was tested against another version written by a professional marketer in a split test before the launch. In (what was to me) a shock result, the email I’d ...more
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How to Harness Your Email List to Help Pay Your Rent
16th of February 2011 Guest Blogger 72

How to Harness Your Email List to Help Pay Your Rent

This guest post is by the Blog Tyrant. Wouldn’t it be nice to send out an email or two and pull in $10,000+ to pay your rent or mortgage payments for the year? It is actually possible using your own products or those of selected affiliates. And while some of ...more
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Should You Use Affiliates to Promote Your Products?
15th of February 2011 Darren Rowse 36

Should You Use Affiliates to Promote Your Products?

Last week I shared my answer to a common question that many people getting into online product marketing ask: “Should I offer a money-back guarantee?” Today I want to tackle two others: “Should I start an affiliate program to promote my product?” If so, “how much should I pay affiliates ...more
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Personal Blog Monetization Perils and Pitfalls
12th of February 2011 Guest Blogger 62

Personal Blog Monetization Perils and Pitfalls

This guest post is by Brooke Schoenman of Brooke vs. the World. I write for two blogs that are both travel-themed, yet very different from one another. Brooke vs. the World has been my personal travel blog for the past four years, while WhyGo Australia is more of a travel ...more
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A Question of Money-back Guarantees and Marketing Your Online Products
9th of February 2011 Darren Rowse 40

A Question of Money-back Guarantees and Marketing Your Online Products

Over the last 12 months, I’ve continued to shift some of my own online business activities to producing products to sell on my blogs (I wrote about some the process here). This has been a profitable move for me, but has also been one that has meant making a fairly ...more
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6 Ways to Sell a Website, and 4 Ways Not to Sell One
8th of February 2011 Guest Blogger 28

6 Ways to Sell a Website, and 4 Ways Not to Sell One

This guest post is by Mathew Carpenter of Sofa Moolah. It’s gotten harder and harder to generate a stable income as an affiliate over the past two years. From Facebook’s decidedly anti-affiliate mindset, to the lengthy list of regulations that search engines such as Google have released, generating stable, consistent, ...more
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Let a Launch Buddy Help Boost Your Blog
4th of February 2011 Guest Blogger 23

Let a Launch Buddy Help Boost Your Blog

This post was written by the Web Marketing Ninja—a professional online marketer for a major web brand, who’s sharing his tips undercover here at ProBlogger. Curious? So are we! While I write blog posts, I don’t really refer to myself as a blogger. I’m just someone who likes sharing my ...more
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Understanding the Difference Between “Want” and “Want to Buy”
31st of January 2011 Guest Blogger 46

Understanding the Difference Between “Want” and “Want to Buy”

This guest post is by Ryan Barton of The Smart Marketing Blog. As I was sitting at a café over breakfast, the couple nearby flipped through their Sunday paper. As I tend to do, I eavesdropped on their conversation. “Will you look at that bedding? That’s wonderful!” “Oh my God, ...more
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December Earnings Breakdown: My Best Month Ever
25th of January 2011 Darren Rowse 65

December Earnings Breakdown: My Best Month Ever

It’s that time of the month when I take a look over where income has come from in my own business over the preceding month—this time, December. Let me start with the trending chart (click to enlarge it) that tracks earnings in the total and separate income streams for the ...more
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