The Absolute Best Way to Promote Your Site For Free

Written by Patrick Anderson

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Let them know that your marketing research suggests that your customers would be willing buyers of THEIR products - and their customers could benefit fromrepparttar things you provide. Ask them if there is anything specific they would like you to mention about their website, and offer to write something really nice about them when you add their link.

Do you think anyone will flame you for doing this? Wonít they look at your site? Hasnít everyone heard about how important it is to exchange links onrepparttar 125182 Internet? But donít misunderstand, this is not a trick or ploy, you must truly feel that you can provide some mutual benefit to each other.

The sure-fire way to make this even more effective is to add a link to them yourself. Do this first, before you contact them. Say something wonderful and glowing, give them a tremendous endorsement, mentionrepparttar 125183 things on their website that you liked, encourage your visitors to take a look at their site.

Will people click immediately on your site when they hear that you have added a link to their website? Will they look for their link? Will they beam when they read what you said about them? Will they tell other people about your website? Will they add a link to their page cross-promoting you? Will they be open to discussing joint-ventures and other cross-marketing opportunities? You bet! In fact they will do anything you suggest that is easy for them to do.

Follow-up with people after you have placed their link. Do they see some value in furtheringrepparttar 125184 relationship? Would they like to be placed on top of your list? What can they do for you that would make you want to promote them even more? Askrepparttar 125185 question . . . youíll be very pleased with repparttar 125186 answers!

Patrick Anderson is the founder of Active Marketplace and author of "Right On The Money", from which this article is excerpted. You can find out more about the book at

Quick Sure Traffic, Smart Visitor Containment And Higher Web Profits Starting Now

Written by David Gikandi

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Look at your web site log files. Ask your web-hosting provider where they are. The logs will be able to tell you how many visitors go to each page. They should also tell you how many visitors leave each page to go to a page outside your site. For each page, dorepparttar following calculation:

(Number of exits from page to a page outside your site) divide that by (number of visits to that page).

Any page that scores less than 0.15 is fine. It means that less than 15 of its visitors are leaving your site when they are on that page. Pages with more than that figure show you that a lot of people are leaving your site when they are on that page. These arerepparttar 125181 pages losing you money. Analyze each page and make them lose less content by making appropriate changes in their navigation links, content, look, and other aspects. Seerepparttar 125182 articles page at for articles on how to make your pages more effective.

Remember, people will always leave your site eventually. So what you need to do is make sure thatrepparttar 125183 pages withrepparttar 125184 highest exits are pages that contain ways of capturing your visitor's email addresses so you can follow up on them later. Also, make sure that they have suitable affiliate links so that you can make money when people leave your site by clicking on your affiliate links to go to another site.

There you go. Do this and within a matter of days you will be making more money from your web site. It is that simple. Enjoy!

David Gikandi ( is CEO at ( is a large interactive webmasters portal featuring everything an e-commerce professional needs.

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