Category: SEM

Creating Content of Substance vs Blah! Blah! Blah!

Posted by Mark Thompson - January 28, 2011 - SEM, SEO

Recently I have been speaking to a few companies about content development.  During our discussions a lot of questions were asked around the type of content that should be produced.  What I explained to them were that are different types of content and strategies available.  It comes down to the internal resources that are available, […]

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Top 5 Facebook Advertising Tips

Posted by Mark Thompson - January 24, 2011 - SEM

Facebook is becoming an outstanding traffic generation strategy to drive massive amounts of traffic for extremely low CPC or CPM.  I would not say that I am an expert in Facebook Ads, but I have run a number of campaigns and have gone through a number of FB Ad training courses. Based on my experience […]

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Ultimate Roundup of Advertising Networks

Posted by Mark Thompson - January 17, 2011 - SEM

PPC, PPV, Banner Ads, Media Buys, Text Link Ads, Video Sponsored Ads, Mobile Ads….the list goes on and on.  I thought I would compile a HUGE list of all of the different advertising networks that are out there.  Feel free to help ad to the list and leave a comment below of other ad networks […]

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Not Active in Internet Marketing Forums? Then You Are Missing Out!

Posted by Mark Thompson - January 10, 2011 - SEM

No matter if you are new to Internet Marketing or have been in the industry for years, Internet Marketing forums are extremely useful.  Depending on your specific goals, you can engage with a targeted audience that can help drive traffic, improve lead generation, and build brand recognition, all through effective forum engagement. Let’s take a […]

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5 Reasons Your PPC Campaigns Are Not Performing

Posted by Mark Thompson - November 29, 2010 - SEM

With pay-per-click advertising becoming more and more expensive, it is important to understand how to make sure your campaigns perform to their full potential.  There could be a number of  things you are doing that are prohibiting the performance of your campaigns. 1.  Your Budget is Too Low Let’s say you are a personal injury […]

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Opt-In Placement for Maximizing Subscribers

Posted by Mark Thompson - November 15, 2010 - Design/Development, SEM, SEO

You have probably noticed that many bloggers are adding opt-in forms throughout their entire blog to help increase subscribers.  Gaining new RSS and E-mail subscribers to your blog allows you to not have to depend on Google or other traffic sources to get your readers back to your site.  Gaining your readers email address allows […]

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What Was Your Biggest Traffic Day and How Did You Achieve It?

Posted by Mark Thompson - November 12, 2010 - Blogging, SEM

Darren Rowse from ProBlogger asked the question on his blog, “What was your biggest traffic day and how did you achieve it?”  I thought it would be fun for everyone to share their story about their biggest traffic day on their website or blog and how you were able to generate that type of traffic. […]

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The Increasingly Popular Internet Marketing Degree: What do you Learn?

Posted by Brian Jenkins - November 5, 2010 - SEM

More than a billion and half people use the Internet, and this has created plenty of opportunities for savvy Internet marketers. There will be a growing need for Internet marketing specialists as more businesses seek to create an Internet presence. One way to acquire the skills needed to enter the occupation is by enrolling in […]

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