Achieving financial freedom with Network Marketing on The Internet - Part 16Written by Tasos Vasilopoulos
Achieving financial freedom with Network Marketing on The Internet By Tasos Vasilopoulos Part 16 - Time to analyze - Measure your progress Introduction This article makes part of a series of 20 articles. The subject of this series is creation and promotion of a website as a cost-effective method to establish a profitable home based business on Internet. In my previous article, “Achieving financial freedom with Network Marketing on The Internet – Part 15 – Hiring Links from other webpages – Pay to become important”, I have given you instructions on implementing an alternative method to assist in building your link popularity. In this article I will teach you why it is important to measure results of your work and how to do it. Measure your progress It is always a good tactic to measure your results. This way you can confront them with your efforts and arrive to useful conclusions about your marketing methods. If you know URL a visitor to your web page comes from, you may understand which sources brings you many visitors, which paid advertisement brings good results in confront with your investment and which not. So, you will need a tool to analyze parameters below, regarding your visitors: § How many unique visitors you have each day? Each month? § Where visitors come from (which websites, which web pages, which Search Engines)? § In case they found your website from listing of a Search Engine, which was that Search Engine? Which was keyword used? § Which was entry page in your website? Definitely you will need a tool to measure results of your efforts. To detect changes in number of visitors you receive and understand what caused this changes. Was it a change in pagerank of your home page or another page? Did another Search Engine included your website in each listings? These last three years I used Hitbox (http://www.hitboxcentral.com), because it was free. Unfortunately Webside Story announced discontinuance of this free product. Now a webmaster must pay over $30 monthly to get services of this tool.
Achieving financial freedom with Network Marketing on The Internet - Part 20Written by Tasos Vasilopoulos
Achieving financial freedom with Network Marketing on The Internet By Tasos Vasilopoulos Part 20 - Your everyday work Introduction This article makes part of a series of 20 articles. The subject of this series is creation and promotion of a website as a cost-effective method to establish a profitable home based business on Internet. In my previous article, “Achieving financial freedom with Network Marketing on The Internet – Part 19 – Time to take action – The “Follow-up” method”, I have presented to you main job of a successful Network Marketer. In this last article of this series I will teach you tasks of your every day work. Your everyday work What will be your regular every-day work in order to keep your business running and producing results? There are always two parts of our business that we have always to work on: § Find new co-workers § Convert them to successful Network Marketers Let’s see who must be parts of your every-day work: 1. Offer content in your website · Add pages with useful content & resources Your tool to ensure a steady stream of new affiliates is your website, so you have to improve content that you offer. Initially your website will not offering content at all. But, as you get familiar with creation and editing of web pages and also become more experienced in Network Marketing and home based businesses, you must start developing pages with resources for your visitors and your co-workers. You may create some pages with essential knowledge about your company for your affiliates. Or you may add some pages with useful articles about home-based businesses, Network Marketing, Internet Marketing, Affiliate Marketing, website designing and promotion. You can find free articles to use in your website at http://www.goarticles.com, http://link-promote.com/articles/ and http://www.web-source.net/free_articles.htm. If you make a search in Google for “free articles” you will find more resources. Be careful not to use articles that are copyrighted. If you want to use them request permission of author first. You can also create a web page with free or low cost advertising resources. · Update your pages constantly If you add pages with useful content and you refresh content of existing pages, you will make your visitors come back again. Give them solutions and knowledge they look for. Give it for free. Give first to prove your worth. Become a resource for your business field – Build trust and your visitors will appreciate your work and will become your customers. 2. Start your own newsletter Bravenet at http://www.bravenet.com offers tools to incorporate a newsletter-ezine in your website easily. This way you may establish a stable communication stream with your visitors that will allow you to send them useful info regarding their field of interest. This communication stream will build trust between you and your readers. This trust will be converted to cooperation. You can add your ezine to websites like Ezinehub at http://www.ezinehub.com/ that presents to their visitors list of ezines to subscribe to. This way you will increase number of your subscribers. Keep in mind that Search Engines respect and promote websites with many web pages and websites that refresh their content. For this reason try to change content of your homepage often (every 15 days at least). This will help your ranking. 3. Your presence on net - Personal improvement – Be innovative, creative, open to learn · Subscribe to newsletters Subscribe to newsletters with content relative to home-based businesses, Network Marketing, Internet Marketing and Search Engines submission and optimisation. This way you will be educated and informed about changes in these fields of your business. Create a separate email address where you will be receiving these newsletters. This way you won’t risk receiving spam in your business email address. Here is a list of good newsletters to subscribe: § Advertising and Promotion o BizWeb2000 – Subscribe at www.bizweb2000.com o Brent Winters – Subscribe at www.marketposition.com o Dan Janal’s Newsletter - Subscribe at www.prleads.com o LED Digest - Subscribe at www.led-digest.com o WhatUseek Weecly Engine – http://www.whatuseek.com o Article Express - http://www.MakingProfit.com/ o News – www.ineedhits.com § Search Engines o Search day – http://searchenginewatch.com o Search Engine Report – http://searchenginewatch.com o SitePro News - Subscribe at www.sitepro.com § Pay Per Click Search Engines o Pay Per Click Search Engines – http:// PayPerClickSearchEngines.com § Webmaster ResourcessEzines o Directory of Ezine – DOE insder - Subscribe at www.directoryofezines.com o WEbPro Business – www.webproworld.com o WebPro wews – www.webpronews.com o Webmaster Weekly – http:/ hewebmasterweekly.com o Bravenet news – www.bravenet.com § Network Marketing Resources o Big Al’s Recruiting nesletter Subscribe at www.fortunenow.com · Build a list of your resources on Internet in order to keep in touch and be averted of changes in your business. Here is a list of good resources on Internet to start: § Overture – Advertising Center – Tools http://www.overture.com/d/USm/adcenter ools/index.jhtml here resides Overture’s “Search Term Suggestion” tool, which accepts a keyword and returns numbers of searches that have been conducted in Internet for this keyword last month. § Resources about Google o Google Dance - http://dance.efactory.de/ o http://google.fergusons.dk/ o http://www.void.be/googletool.html o http://www.searchnerd.com/pagerank/ § Forums with news about Search Engines an other resources http://www.ezinetactics.com/ § Free articles o http://www.goarticles.com/ o http://www.makingprofit.com/mp/ o http://www.boconline.com/articles/all.htm o http://link-promote.com/articles/ o http://www.family-content.com/ o http://www.web-source.net/free_articles.htm o http://www.biztalk4u.com/archives/2001/fourteen.html