Do you know 40% of people respond better to visual information than plain text? We all love to enjoy eye candies. Having at least one image in every blog post you write helps you attract more readers to your website and keep them at your site longer. Of course, images can also help you improve your on-page SEO. However, finding the right images and especially the free ones can be very time consuming. In this post, I am going to share with you 5 best sites sites to find free images for your blog. [Read more…]
You probably heard many times that “money is in the list.” So you should start to build your list from day one. There are many email marketing providers on the market. Among them, Aweber and GetResponse are two popular ones with affordable pricing. [Read more…]
Have you had any experience of marketing your business on the internet or trying to make money online? If yes, you probably know how overwhelm it can be with the massive information on internet marketing. There are so many ways to market online. For example, you can use blogging, search engine optimization, social media marketing, email marketing, video marketing, just to name a few. It seems that you have to be an expert of everything in order to build an online business. [Read more…]
Are you using coupons to promote your online store? Do you know the use of online coupons has increased from 16% in 2010 to 29% in 2013? 66 million digital coupons were redeemed industry-wide in 2013. People love to collect coupons, share coupons and use coupons. [Read more…]
Not all keywords are created equal. You’ve probably already heard that long tail keywords are less competitive. They bring more targeted traffic and convert better. How to find those long tail keywords?
Well, before I give you the answer, let me ask you a few questions:
- What is a short tail keyword?
- What is a long tail keyword?
- What are the difference between short tail and long tail keywords?
Let’s find out the answers first. [Read more…]
August is always a special month for us. Do you know why? 19 years ago, I met Oliver at a blind date. Two months later, we got married on August 18th, 1995. As a tradition, Oliver takes me out for a dinner to celebrate our anniversary in my wedding dress. Thank God! I can still fit in my beautiful wedding dress!!! Oliver has put up some extra weight but he is still in good shape. [Read more…]
Have you heard that the money is in your list? It’s true. But only if you know how to get your subscribers to actually open your emails. If they don’t opened your emails, read them and clicked the “buy” links, then you are not going to make money from your email list. As you see, it’s the responsiveness of your list that matters, not the size. People are on different email lists. To build a responsive list, you need to know how to get your message stand out and get opened. [Read more…]
It is your headlines that get people’s attention to read more of your message. Writing effective headlines is one of the most critical copywriting skills that every online marketers need to master. One way to learn this skill is to keep a collection of great headlines and study from them. [Read more…]
Do you know where to sell your products online? My eBook 10 Powerful Ways to Build Your Online Machine reveals that selling on eBay and Amazon is the quickest way for you to make a decent income online. Most people start from selling physical products then expand to information products. That’s what we did more than 10 years ago. [Read more…]
Several years ago, the number of backlinks to a website plays a major role in search engine optimization. The regular rollouts of Google Panda and Google Penguin updates since 2011 have changed the rules of search engine optimization dramatically. Search engine optimization evolves into a more holistic approach instead of relying heavily on the number of backlinks. [Read more…]