It’s easy to fill your Facebook friends list with folks who might be considering what your company offers. You can join groups catering to your target audience and connect with folks there. But once you’re friends, how do you contact they will and get a conversation going so you can check if they want that which you offer?
When you add someone like a friend you need to leave them an email that prompts them to write you back, just make sure make it happen you will still only get maybe 2~3 from ten individuals to write to you. People get so many friend requests which they tend to just accept every request they get and ignore messages.
Most notes people write to you after they give you a friend request are generic so most people usually ignore them, then when somebody ignores your message you need to try to call your new friends as they are a possible customer. Here’s the way to accomplish that.
Once somebody will be your friend, they’ll make an appearance in this “recently added” list through your “friends” tab. What you can do from this point is to select somebody’s name, and send them a communication. You want to be capable of copy and paste a quick message to them like the one that I use: “Good to possess you as a friend, (name)! I don’t think I know you personally. Tell me something interesting about yourself. What is it that you simply do?”
Now my whole purpose in sending this message is usually to turn them into my customer, but I don’t wish to go blabbing about my company straight away. You won’t get any response this way.
With a quick personal message this way I can make contact with a couple of …
Nobody said that being an entrepreneur was easy. Anyone who has started
his own business will tell you that it can be an activity that consumes all
that will demand a lot from you but will also reward with more than financial
Success in business ventures is the result of many factors such as
knowledge, perseverance, passion, good plans. It is estimated that every year
more than 60% of businesses fail. So, if you are thinking of becoming an
entrepreneur then you might be advised to think about it many times before
The road to success is long and has many phases that every novice
entrepreneur needs to understand. If ignored at the beginning of every business
then any business will surely fail very early. These business phases can vary
from industry to industry, but one of the most important phases is market
research. Although this may seem like a very logical step, it is often ignored.
Market research helps in determining your market and understanding it fully.
Often, when starting, entrepreneurs are too consumed by passion and
emotion to be able to carry out impartial studies of the feasibility of their
products or services. If done initially, many aspiring entrepreneurs can save
themselves from failure. Most business plans cannot withstand market research
supervision and fail even when on the drawing board.
To be successful in any market, you need to understand market history,
demographics, economic conditions and current trends. You also need to study
competitors who are already well established in the market. Studying them will
help you find your target audience and niche.
Many times, people overestimate the value or novelty of their product /
service. This gives them false confidence promoting them to make irrational
decisions and take big risks.
This is a personal comparison
study between Business Link and Wikipedia’s view on the Sales of Goods Act in
the UK. This is just an educational comparison and no legal meaning is meant by
From reading over the 2 Sales of
Goods acts from the two sources, the first opinion on them both is that
Business Link’s act is more positive for the end consumer, it is pointed more
towards the options that consumers have when/if anything goes wrong with a sale.
It includes additional information about Services that are provided apart from
just a physical product. Whereas Wikipedia’s version is more purely process
based with not much information regarding services. They put across that they
do not believe the Goods Act is as good as they would like, saying: “a new
sales of goods act is thought to be overdue”. If a consumer reads this
act, it may make them feel that the Act is flawed if it is put across like
Carrying on with Wikipedia, who
states there is “a minimal amount of minor restrictions” could mean
that Consumers and Businesses are in need of a new detailed Act to cover more
events that occur within the selling of goods. Wikipedia explains information
more about the actual sales process, rather than the actual product. Including
details about the ownership of the goods and possession, that the seller must
hold the full ownership of a product to be able to sell it, this keeps the
consumer free from events when a 3rd party who has security on the same product
interferes with the sale or the consumer. This includes the ownership transfer
occurring only when the goods have been delivered as advertised, not when any
monies have been passed from the …
Search engine optimization (SEO)
is not an exact science, and many of the so called gurus tend to make it sound
a lot more complicated than it really is. A combination of on-page and off-page
factors are responsible for the ranking of a website in the search engines.
Google is the largest on the search engine companies and really does have the
lions share of the market, claiming around 90% of the search traffic, with
Yahoo and Bing as the second and third place companies, but only getting a
small percentage of the searches.
There is little doubt that during
2011 the landscape has changed for search, and websites and article directories
have been hot very hard by updates, in particular the Panda updates that Google
have rolled out in the last few months. The issue seems to be one of thin
content, content and sites that are only online purely for the monetization
potential, and not offering a user experience that Google has chose to define.
While this quality user experience may be tricky for us mere mortals to define,
the SEO strategies do not need to change dramatically, but as SEO
professionals, we need to implement additional measures to allow ourselves to
Good content, with keywords in
title, description, title tags, and liberally sprinkled throughout the content
are still relevant. Alt text for images is still a good idea. The use of latent
semantic indexing (LSI) to them your content is still a good strategy. Internal
link structures and good site navigation are essential to offering a good user
Off page strategies like link
building are important. Sure, we have all ranked pages with no links, but the
inbound links certainly help to increase the perception of value of the page in
the eyes of …
So you’re tired of
being broke and you want to use the internet to start a home based business?
There are several legitimate internet business models that you can choose from
such as creating your own products to sell online, affiliate marketing, network
marketing, drop shipping, selling your skills to other businesses, the list
goes on and by far there are only 2
internet business ideas that will produce the highest profits.
Keep in mind that it
doesn’t matter how many sales you make, what matters is how much profit you
make from each sale – You must sell something that has a high profit margin if
you expect to make a significant amount of money online in a shorter time
Are you serious about starting an
online business, or are you just curious?
The 2 ideas that I
have listed below are for those who are serious (and not just curious) about
starting an online business. You can make a significant income with these two
internet business ideas, which is why if you are just looking for a simple way
to make some extra money, then starting a home based business online is not for
you. You must be willing to put in time and money to be successful on the
internet. Below are 2 online business ideas that will produce higher profits
than most business models:
1. Selling your
services (web design, graphic design, copywriting, etc.)
2. Top Tier Direct
Sales (selling high ticket items for a commission)
Why waste time making
chump change when you can make hundreds per sale?
Don’t get suckered
into programs that pay $5 dollars here, $15 dollars there, etc.
I have started several
online businesses since 2003 and I can tell you that there is a lot of hype …