Advertising the Kanoodle Way

Written by Lawrence Roth

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Kanoodle also hasrepparttar basic reporting features like Google Adwords and Overture. It does appear to be a good tool and I have found it useful to supplement advertising that I do with Google Adwords and Overture. However,repparttar 108051 one thing that I have found most helpful from Kanoodle is usingrepparttar 108052 $5 credit towards receiving a list of keywords. This is a great start for those who are starting advertising onrepparttar 108053 Internet but are not too sure about where to start and do not know what keywords to use for their site.

Lawrence Roth Webmaster Rothline Entertainment: Games, Movies and Software for people of all ages.

How to get your customers to trust your website

Written by Glenn Murray

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STEP 3 – Know it & Show it

It’s not enough that you know what you’re talking about. Your readers have to know you know it! This normally means including a little bit of technical information or some other titbit that potential customers will recognise as expertise. (And always check your facts before publishing. If possible, include statistics or some other form of research results.)

STEP 4 – Include samples & testimonials

Of course, if you’re going to talkrepparttar talk, you have to be able to walkrepparttar 108050 walk. Validate your claims by including samples of your previous work (if applicable), and testimonials from some satisfied customers.

STEP 5 – Something for nothing

Nothing inspires trust more than an offer of something for nothing. But you have to make sure that ‘something’ is helpful. And make it doubly clear that it really is obligation-free. Nothing undermines credibility faster thanrepparttar 108051 suspicion that there’s a hidden catch.

STEP 6 – Avoid advertorial style web copy

Don’t go on and on, page after page, repeatingrepparttar 108052 same thing using different words. Make your point and make it quickly. Don’t insult your visitors’ intelligence by implying that they’ll believe you if you just say it often enough! If you use advertorial style web copy, you’ll seem more interested in yourself thanrepparttar 108053 business solution you’re offering your client.

STEP 7 – Avoid hard-sell web copy

Once again, don’t insult your visitors’ intelligence. Hard-sell web copy can giverepparttar 108054 impression that you’re more interested inrepparttar 108055 sale thanrepparttar 108056 business solution. Sure, create a sense of urgency with your web copy, but don’t overdo it. STEP 8 – Talk benefits not features

When you talk features, you’re talking about your product or service - you’re talking about you. When you talk benefits, you’re showing that you’re interested in whatrepparttar 108057 customer needs. Talking benefits is one ofrepparttar 108058 best ways to engage your customer. (For more information on writing about benefits, see and

Websites can be a great way to engage your customers and make sales. But you have to make sure your visitors trust what you say. And that means getting your web copy right.

Of course, it’s not ALL aboutrepparttar 108059 website copy. Obviously you also need a website design that inspires trust (see,,, or for that).

Happy writing!

* Glenn Murray is an advertising copywriter and heads copywriting studio Divine Write. He can be contacted on Sydney +612 4334 6222 or at Visit for further details or more FREE articles.

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