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The Great Earnings Screenshot Scam

June 21st, 2012 · 4 Comments · Mindless Blathering, Pontification

How many great launches have you seen where the sales page shows some amazing Clickbank or Paypal screenshots, showing earnings almost anyone would love to have? There are two general reactions that most people have. One is, people fall for it and buy the product. Two, they just believe the screenshots are faked. But in [...]

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A Lesson in Marketing – Truth in Pricing? A Good Idea?

May 25th, 2012 · No Comments · Pontification, Tutorials

I’m sure you’ve received more than a few offers from a wide variety of marketers, me included, offering you a product or service of some kind. But this is not about whether that product or service is worth it. This is about what comes after. Probably the biggest complaint you see voiced on forums is [...]

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Are you the Neville Chamberlain of SEO?

March 28th, 2012 · 49 Comments · Pontification

It’s been quite a while since I posted anything here, I’ve spent the last 5 months skiing and have enjoyed every second of it. But now…. I’ve been debating for a while whether to post this, but I’ve been getting so much private email from so many different individuals and businesses that I decided to [...]

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How a Simple Site About Green Beans Sold for 5 Times it’s Annual Earnings.

June 27th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Pontification, Search Engine Stuff

Approximately 2 years ago, I made this post “How a complete novice took a site from scratch to over 1500000 annual unique visitors in 2 short years” That site was launched in the autumn of 2007 The site has continued to perform at the levels described in the article. Fresh content has been added on [...]

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What’s in a Name?

October 12th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Pontification, Search Engine Stuff

Well, for someone who was born in the UK, I guess my knowledge of current English slang is a bit lacking.  Apparantly according to some of the comments and many emails I received, the word ‘bonk’ means something quite different in the UK than it does in the US. Actually it really doesn’t mean anything [...]

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One of my Pet Peeves..

January 29th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Pontification

If you sell anything online, how often does this happen to you. Someone buys one of your products, your system sends the buyer their login info etc.. Five hours later you receive an email from this person stating they never received their login details.  fine, happens all the time. So you rpely, with their login [...]

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Which Is the More Likely Path to Success?

December 21st, 2009 · 9 Comments · Mindless Blathering, Pontification

One of the biggest impediments to success in business is lack of focus. So what do I mean specifically? Consider this.. Which of these scenarios is likely to give you the best chance of success? You have 10,000 projects and you repeat each 1 time or You have 10 projects and repeat each of those [...]

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Internet Marketing is Great But…

October 20th, 2009 · 10 Comments · Pontification

Ok, this is going to be a bit of a rant, well maybe it will be, we’ll see.. Having been in this business for over 14 years I have seen pretty much everything from every angle. I have dealt with all kinds of people and about 98% of those experiences have been positive. I can’t [...]

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Are you throwing away valuable info every day?

August 31st, 2009 · 3 Comments · Pontification, Tutorials

If you’re daily email experience is anything like mine, then you receive about 3000 pieces of email each day. Of course the vast majority of this finds it’s way directly into my junk folder, but I also subscribe to a lot of newsletters. Many never make it out of the junk bin, but a good [...]

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Are you really getting the full value of article marketing?

August 26th, 2009 · 28 Comments · Pontification, Search Engine Stuff

There are a lot of ways to drive traffic to your site, some more effective than others. But probably one of the easiest and most reliable ways to get traffic is through the creation and submission of articles to article directories. This me seem really simplistic and your first reaction might be, yea, tell me [...]

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