I’ve been studying and implementing Internet marketing strategies for a little over a year now. “Internet marketing 2014,” may sound a bit premature since the year’s not over yet, but I wanted to write this post to let you know what I’ve learned in my first full year as an Internet marketer.Continue Reading
For most of us, starting the new year off right means setting goals and measuring our progress as we go. Setting goals is the easy part. Having the discipline to stick to our programs is the tough part. How should we measure our progress as marketers?
My goals for my business are clearly defined by how much income I want to earn this year. I didn’t start my business as a hobby, I started it to make money. Let’s say that my target income is $120k. We can break it down into smaller goals.Continue Reading
There are many basic skills that we should learn as an Internet marketer. Sometimes the list seems endless–especially if you’re not fond of learning new programs.
Here are some of the key skills that I think every Internet marketer should learn (I use a Mac so most of the resources below are for Mac users. Windows users can find equivalent programs to do the same):
Learning to be a good Internet marketer can be a daunting challenge filled with confusion and misinformation. At every turn there are distractions and differences of opinion on the best strategies and tactics.
Even getting started, the rookie online marketer is faced with the question of what business model to pursue. When I started nearly four years ago, I built eight niche sites and did blogging and I attempted to build a loyal following. The fact that I was pursuing eight niches at the same time should give you a hint as to how successful I was (I failed).Continue Reading