list segmentation

The Power of Automated Follow-Ups and List Segmentation

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As any smart business owner knows, the key to passive income is a well-established (and full) funnel. So, of course, you’ve optimized your opt-in pages, monetized your download pages and encourage more buyers through well-placed upsells and downsells. (If you need more information about these terms, click on the links for more in-depth coverage.) But what about the follow-up? Do you contact customers about the products or services they didn’t buy? Do you encourage them to use the products they have purchased? Are you making sure they know about all your other wonderful programs? If not, you’re missing the boat. […]

Mailing List Management

Mailing List Management: Starting at the Beginning

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What is the first questions that comes to your mind when you start thinking about mailing lists? The topic of creating a list was recently discussed in one of my Facebook groups. The overwhelming response was: “Which service should I use?” As an experienced virtual assistant, the group members were looking to me for the expert opinion. But I couldn’t answer! I have used dozens of list management services over the years but the problem was not in recommending a particular service, it was the wrong question being asked. Before you spend hours researching your options, let’s go back a […]

wisdom of the cloud

Have You Embraced the Wisdom of Cloud Storage?

Posted Posted in Business systems

What do you think of when you hear the term “cloud data”? When I first started using computers in my daily work, back in the stone age when we had to know DOS, we never thought of “the cloud” or using it as a place to store important business data. If I had suggested it to my boss he probably would have looked at me like I’d lost my mind and exclaimed, “Let my confidential information float around on the internet?!! Have you lost your mind?!!”   That was in the late 80’s and while the concept of cloud storage […]

List Building Tips

8 Tips to Build Your List

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I promised myself I wasn’t going to say, “The list is king.” We really need a new moniker for this tried and true revenue building tool. After all, kings are overrated because we all know who really runs the show. So replace king with whoever you think is the top dog and you get the idea. Suffice it to say a businesses list is paramount to the success of their revenue producing activities. If you have an opt-in list then you are sitting on piles of cash. When you properly use your list, your earning potential is very high. One […]

Ten Social Media Tips for Successful Marketing

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According to Social Media Today, there are 2.8 billion active social media users worldwide. Isn’t it time you tapped that market to increase your bottom line? Your journey towards social media success will be easier and take less time if you look for and incorporate tips, techniques, and shortcuts from the thought leaders of the social media world. Use these tips to ensure your social media success. Focus on one network when starting out. You can expand later. Although it’s true that one has to have a good grasp of all the major social networks, specializing in one social network […]

7 Tips for Getting More EYES on Your Blog

7 Tips for Getting More EYES on Your Blog

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Have you recently started blogging after reading statistics like these: Featuring a blog as a key part of your website will give you a 434% better chance of being ranked highly on search engines. (Source: Tech Client) B2B marketers who use blogs as part of their content marketing mix get 67% more leads than those that don’t. (Source: Hubspot) Company websites with active blogs have 97% more inbound links than websites without blogs. (Source: Hubspot) But now you are wondering where that magic stream of readers is? Attracting traffic to a blog is challenging. So from the very beginning, you need to be sure your visitors […]