Time management is a very difficult task. Trying to figure out how much time to put into each part of your marketing is very hard and even more so for those of you just starting out.
In my last article "Educate Your Way to Success", we discussed how difficult it is to succeed without educating yourself.
( You can find that article at: http://www.moneyforhire.com/article34.htm )
Today, we are going to take a look at how important advertising is for your business and how much time you should be spending to give you greatest chance at success.
The need to advertise will never cease but once you have been in business for a while, amount of time you spend will probably decrease. I could go into a lot of reasons but bottom line is longer you are in business, more traffic you will get without as much effort.
So what are some good ways to spend your time advertising?
Most people just starting out are on a very limited budget, so we will look at some of less costly ways to advertise.
First you can look at some of ezines that allow free advertisements. Many allow you to advertise once a month or even once a week.
There are a number of ezine directories that can help you find some of these ezines. Here is my favorite, simply because they make it very easy to find information your are looking for.
There are many more and you can find a more complete list at
Another way to generate some traffic to your site is by start page and surfing sites. These can provide anywhere from a small amount of traffic to a whole lot of traffic.
Most of these program will give you some hits for signing up. You can also earn more traffic by surfing other websites. The best way to earn traffic here, is to build a downline of people. You get a percentage of hits they generate and you have to do absolutely nothing.