Twitter has rapidly become one of the most popular online marketing tools to promote products and website. It’s a very effective tool to make yourself recognizable to your targeted prospects and to build a following. On Twitter you can find a large and growing group of people who are always looking for the latest developments on topics that interest them. This is an opportunity for you to leverage it and get targeted traffic to your site. If you treat your Twitter followers well by providing them with content they can use, they will come to trust you. This works best when you focus on how you can help them. Twitter can also have a negative impact on your business if you use it the wrong way. We will look at some of the more common mistakes people make with Twitter so you know how to avoid them.
You establish credibility information section in your field of expertise. This is a very important part of internet marketing when it comes to articles. When you establish credibility you are showing the visitors online that you are able to successfully deliver the product(s) and/or service(s) you offer. Each time they read an article of yours they know what your knowledge and skill level is.
Market your squeeze page. Of course, squeeze page needs to be marketed. If there is no traffic, you cannot expect any opt-in. There are many ways to market your squeeze page, both online and offline. Some effective ways are: search engine marketing, article marketing, press release, social book marking, brochures, name cards, events, etc.
Finding a niche is one of the hardest thing you will do as affiliate marketer, it will determine if you succeed or not (but no pressure). One of the first mistake a beginner make is by picking several niches and try to write everything under the sun. Pick just one niche and focus your energy and effort on it.
Learn the skills. Also take about the same amount of time each day and dedicate it to learning online marketing skills. Don’t get caught up in any sales hype promising you the world at your feet! I had to through that in because this is total garbage and will keep you from learning how to really make money online. The skills you really need to learn are marketing skills. Keyword research, how to find and use keywords to optimize you’re heading tags, anchor text links and internal linking structure. This may sound complicated but honestly by taking a little time to educate yourself you will find it’s really not that difficult. Just take your time and learn these skills because how your market will likely determine your success.
You’ve heard of those ‘big dogs’ claiming they have earned hundreds in a day or a week. You can easily find these comments being made on certain discussion forums. Don’t just buy in to the programs they are in. Rather, analyze them. Then, decide if what they are doing is a valid marketing system you can follow.
And finally (for now), I learned that in order to increase the rank of my Squidoo lens, I need to make a link out of my main keyword and include it in the first paragraph.