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This viral tool has helped Seth receive more than 100,000 downloads on website and more than 400,000 readers in just 30 days time. According to website, IdeaVirus is "The Most Read Full-Length eBook Of All Time."
Yet another amazing example of viral marketing in action.
How To Use Viral "Refer-A-Friend" Promotions:
So how do you use this technique to leverage and increase your traffic, sales, and "word of mouse" publicity? It's simple, just "Tell-A-Friend" or "Refer-A-Friend" about everything! You can add Viral "Refer-A-Friend" forms to all of your...
> Articles > Contests > eBooks > Freebies > Giveaways > Information > Sweepstakes > Thank you pages > Etc.
Constantly think of ways that you can use a "Refer-A-Friend" pages to leverage each visitor into many more visitors (and sales).
Viral "Refer-A-Friend" tools are available for a wide range of needs and budgets.
BigNoseBird.com offers an excellent "Refer-A-Friend" script for your website that is totally free called BirdCast. BirdCast will even log each referral so you can measure how often it is used. You may even want to have a programmer customize it to fit your own needs.
qbiquity is a "relationship marketing company" that offers "Word of Mouth" solutions to increase online sales, boost site registrations, or extend your brand's reach. qbiquity is a solution for highly trafficked websites who want all "bells an whistles" such as real-time tracking and convergence to other communications mediums like pagers, telephones, faxes, and direct mail.
qbiquity is considered a "high-end" solution and has a large price tag in thousands of dollars per month. Consider online marketing guru Seth Godin's experiences with qbiquity which he used with tremenous success for this IdeaVirus book...
"When you send junk mail to 100 people, on average one person does what you ask. Using qbiquity, 50% of people who get a recommendation from a friend visit my site, and almost everyone downloads book. That's astonishing!", said Seth Godin.
It sure is.
All of viral "Refer-A-Friend" programs that are available are based on same simple concept. They use power of referrals and "word of mouse" publicity to multiply how many people see your message. I suggest that you add "Refer-A-Friend" and other viral techniques into your marketing mix before someone refers your competition to this powerful marketing technique...
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