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Two Internet Marketing Myths that you Shouldn’t Listen to

By: Randall Magwood
When it comes to internet marketing, a lot of beginners have trouble getting
started. And more often than not, most of the people who get into internet
marketing seem to quickly gravitate themselves towards a job that they don’t like. You should know that you don’t have to suffer this same fate if you
have the insider knowledge of how to make internet marketing work for you.If you don’t believe me, then change some of the things that you are doing
now. Are you proactively creating new content everyday? Are you doing
something productive online instead of taking a look at other people
websites? Are you tracking and testing your marketing campaigns, or are you
just “hoping” for good results?

The fact of the matter is that if you want to have success with internet
marketing, you’re going to have to do more than just sit back, and wait for
people to buy from you. If you’re a complete beginner to internet marketing
and you’ve heard the wild claims that you can somehow make money
“overnight”…. or become $30,000 richer within the next 30 days… you should
know that these claims are nothing but fabricated numbers just to entice you
to buy their product or service.

Now with that being said, you certainly can have success with internet
marketing. You just have to abandon almost all of the things that you may
have heard regarding internet marketing, and start focusing on the things
that will bring you endless sales and profits continually. It’s not an easy ride,
but I assure you that if you keep a clear mind and do something productive
each day in your online business… you’ll stand a good chance of success.

I want to share with you some of the common ideas that beginners have
when they try to market their website or business on the internet.
Everybody thinks it’s a cake walk, when in fact, it’s very tough – especially if
you’re in a highly competitive niche. Here’s the first thing that you shouldn’t
do when it comes to marketing your business on the internet.

1) Assuming that it’s easy

All the ads you see online about people making money is like a black hole.
They suck you in with promises and the next thing you know, you’ve signed
up with some “guru” that you have an intangible bond with. The only of this
“guru” is to get you to buy more of their products — thereby making them
richer, and you out of money.

Take this advice: Don’t believe the hype. There’s plenty of ways to make
money on the internet, and your “guru” isn’t the only solution. Let’s take a
look at another thing you shouldn’t believe.

2) Not using free online marketing methods

You will have people tell you that you can’t make money without money. But
this is certainly not the case. There are good alternatives to advertising, and
free marketing methods is the solution. If you have no money to spend on
advertising, then take the time to develop content and become active on the
internet marketing scene.

Free online marketing methods like article marketing, video marketing, social
marketing, forum marketing, and classified ads are good ways to drive traffic
to your website. And in some niches, you will get more traffic for free than
you will if you were to advertise!

All in all, don’t believe these 2 myths about internet. Stay focused on your
goal, and never give up.

Good luck with using these tips to earn more money in your online
business today.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Randall Magwood is one of the most respected and
highly regarded online marketing experts on the internet. He currently has a
course about internet marketing that helps small business owners market
their business online successfully. To learn more, simply visit his website
here: http://www.internetmarketing-rules.com/internetmarketing.html

Dos and Don’ts of Content Marketing

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Do you know that more than $100 billion is the expected budget that will be spent on content marketing for this year? This just means that content marketing is making its mark in the industry and countless businesses are counting on it to bring in more money for their businesses. So if you yourself has a business and you’d like to stand out from your competitors, try content marketing. But first, you need to learn the dos and don’ts.  Here they are:

Content Marketing Dos

1. Study Your Competitors

2. Set a Goal for Your Campaign

3. Stay Organized

4. Optimize Your Content

5. Have a Proper Marketing Plan

Content Marketing Don’ts

1. Assume Your Readers Will Love Your Content

2. Cut Corners

3. Underpay for Work

4. Disguise Your Sales Pitch as Content

5. Lose Track of Your Campaign

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