Archive for the ‘Internet Marketing’ Category

October 8th, 2016

Email Marketing: Writing Emails that Get Opened

by Rahimah Sultan

 

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“About 205.6 billion emails are sent every day. Spare yours the fate of not being read! Follow these quick tips for writing a captivating email that inspires action.”

 

This infographic covers important points on how to write an email that gets opened, read and responded to.

 

It is recommend that you use direct language and have one main goal which can be a question, an outcome, or a request.

 

Use subject lines that “are intriguing without being click-bait, short without being cryptic, urgent without being slimy, and action-driven without being dispassionate,” states the infographic.

 

You can read the article here

 

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July 28th, 2016

Marketing And Technology

by Rahimah Sultan
 
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While deciding what to blog about this week, I remembered an article I posted exactly three years ago today. It’s coincidental, if you believe such. I believe things happen for a reason.

 

I felt like a light topic. My thought process went from summer, books, and library to revisiting this particular article. You can click here to read it.

 
 

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July 21st, 2016

Internet Marketing Training: 10 Lessons

by Rahimah Sultan

 

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In Internet marketing, you want to find fresh topics that keep people interested, and use attention-grabbing headlines. Lay out your points in order of importance to the reader. Do not leave the most important elements for the end. You will lose people as they will click away before ever seeing them.

 

Above all remember you must always have good-quality content.

 

Read 10 Lessons Journalists Can Teach Content Marketers, for Internet marketing tips.

 
 

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July 7th, 2016

Internet Marketing Solutions: Social Media Tips

by Rahimah Sultan

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Social media is a fantastic, low-cost opportunity for visibility and brand awareness. Even if you’ve been using it for a while, there is always something you can learn about social media that can help boost your business.

 

Check out some tips for social media marketing that include showing up, being you and keeping things simple. Remember that social media marketing is real marketing.

 

Read Social Media Tips for Entrepreneurs, which covers these tips and more.

 
 

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June 30th, 2016

Internet Marketing Mistakes

by Rahimah Sultan

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When you finally muster the confidence to start a business, you may think that the Internet is the easy road.

 

Digital marketing takes time, investment, and knowledge. “Digital marketing is any form of marketing products or services, which involves electronic devices.”

 

If not done correctly, it can lead to some serious mistakes that will severely limit your marketing efforts.

 

Read Ten Rookie Digital Marketing Mistakes You Might Be Making, for the details.

 
 
 
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June 16th, 2016

Email Marketing Done Right

by Rahimah Sultan

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Email marketing is all about building trust and relationships. There are rules that have to be followed, known as the Can-Spam rules, which state that no unsolicited emails can be sent to individuals. You can Google CAN-SPAM for a list of dos and don’ts. You want your email marketing done right.

 

So, you have set up your business and you need to let the world know. Just how do you do this?

 

You set up a lead capture page (LCP), which is also known as a squeeze page or splash page, and advertise it. When people see this page and opt in they are automatically added to your list. Now you can start building a relationship with the pre-written follow-up emails in your autoresponder that are scheduled to go out automatically at specified intervals.

 

Each email gives a little bit of information about your product or service. Make them short and to the point. Talk about how your product will make their life easier, what it will do for them. Remember, your goal is to build a relationship based on trust so people will buy from you and maybe become a repeat customer. Do not sell, sell, sell in every email.

 

Although it will take commitment, work and persistence to build your list, you must do it yourself. Build your own list.

 

Do not buy lists. They are made up of people who have never heard of you or your company. Think like a customer. Would you buy from someone you have never heard of and know nothing about?

 

Put your customers first by giving them helpful information and tips before referencing your products or services. Email marketing is not a get-rich-quick solution, although it can be a fast way to reach thousands of customers.

 

Email marketing done right is all about giving your customers useful information and building trusting relationships.

 

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April 8th, 2016

4 Steps for Internet Marketing

by Rahimah Sultan

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In order to accomplish anything you must take the first step toward it. Consider what needs to be done and make a plan. You lay out your goal and the steps to reach it. It is like putting one foot in front of the other in order to walk, run or sell… you get my drift. Here are four steps for internet marketing to get you started.

 

Say you want to start an online business and think it will not work for you because you do not know how to sell. Do not let that stop you. Do what you are good at and learn the rest as you build your business. That’s like putting one foot in front of the other, taking one step at a time while gaining momentum.

 

Set up a blog and write about what you know. The articles should be about your area of expertise and how to do what you do. Good content is the backbone of marketing. Your content should provide value, solve an existing problem that people may be experiencing, create connections, form relationships, and build an audience.

 

Add a call to action with a link to be clicked for more information or to buy or to follow.

 

Use an autoresponder to create a mailing list of the people who visit your site so you can connect with them to provide help, solve problems, and continue to deliver great content. This does not involve selling.

 

You can be social by using a couple of the major social media platforms, which will in turn get you visitors without you selling direct. Always be about helping people and you will gain customers.

 

So, do what you are good at and use these tips as your first steps toward long-term online success. To summarize:

 

Step 1) Set up your blog
Step 2) Provide content
Step 3) Add call to action
Step 4) Create mailing list

 

This is selling without always being direct. Once you have a list of prospects, you can email them every so often with your offers. Use these Four Steps for Internet Marketing for your long-term business success.

 

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April 2nd, 2016

Internet Marketing Solutions

by Rahimah Sultan

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There are three key things needed for online business growth. They are targeted traffic, a product or service, and a marketing funnel. These key factors are needed for all products and services sold online. These Internet marketing solutions are covered in Internet Marketing Solutions which you can read here.

 

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March 24th, 2016

Getting Your Emails Opened

by Rahimah Sultan

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We all want our email marketing to be successful. Getting your emails opened is the goal. After all, we have great things to share with our audiences, and we want to gain their trust. So, if we can get more people opening and reading them, and what we are offering is relevant to then, we can get more sales.

 

Anne O’Dwyer has some suggestions to get all your emails opened by eager followers.

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February 11th, 2016

Online Marketing Strategies For Internet Business Success

by Rahimah Sultan

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When you are running an internet business you need proven online marketing strategies for internet business success. But the strategies change very quickly, thus hindering your ability to stay ahead of the competition. Business success is mostly about marketing. A few things you need are quality content, more than one marketing strategy, and you need to build relationships.

 

“Great marketing can sell an average product but poor marketing cannot sell a great product.”

 

In this article Jon Allo discusses five internet business strategies needed for success.

 

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