Category Archive for "Lead generation"

Don’t Read this If You Are Happy Getting Mediocre Results from Email

Email marketing is the most profitable channel. See how I said that unequivocally. The reason is because study after study proves that it’s true: When it comes to purchases made as a result of receiving a marketing message, email has

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4 Better Ways of Getting Exposure than Press Releases

Do you still write press releases for clients? If you have media contacts, it may be a worthwhile strategy. But just publishing press release in the hope they get read by the right people is about as effective as air dropping it

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The #1 Facebook Advertising Mistake

Facebook has probably the best targeting of any ad platform. And it got even better with the updated ‘Custom Audiences’ and Lookalike audiences. You can now target new prospects for your blog posts or reports with precision. But creating quality content and

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Sales Funnel Masterclass – Jeff Goins’ Tribe Writers Relaunch

The best copywriters are also the best marketers. With a dash of marketing nous, there’s no reason to be scrambling for short change on freelance bidding sites or mailbombing marketing managers to get work. You can create it yourself. After

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47 Elite Email Marketing Tips – Strategies to Earn $44 for Every $1 Spent

Forget the mobile and social media hype. Email is the sales powerhouse to focus your efforts on. For every $1 spent $44.25 is the average return. With such a massive ROI, email marketing is the best way to convert leads

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7 Sales Funnel Mistakes that are Costing You Money

Built a sales funnel for your website yet? If not, you’re missing out on leads every single day. Let’s face facts. Only about 2% of your visitors are likely to buy anything on the first visit (and that’s being generous).

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Why it’s Time to Ditch the Autoresponder and Build an Email Sales Funnel Instead

Don’t build your farm on rented land. That phrase continues to make marketers look sheepish who spent too much time on their Facebook page and not enough on a channel that works. What am I talking about? Email marketing, of

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Is Content Marketing a Waste of Time?

Content marketing. The campaign that never ends. Never have marketers pumped out so many blogs, Slideshares, YouTube videos and reports to feed the unfulfilled appetite of buyers. Or so we’re told. The stats may suggest otherwise. According to SiriusDecisions – ‘More than 60%

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Frank Kern will kill me if he finds out I’ve told you this

B2B marketers can learn a lot from Frank Kern. The thing is, most marketers in the corporate world have never heard of him. Funny when you consider that the world’s ‘highest paid direct response info marketing copywriter’ has made over $47

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4 Step Lead Generation Strategy

When I submit proposals to clients I like to provide them with strategic advice, and not just how many keystrokes they’re getting for their money. Recently a client asked me to recommend a lead generation strategy. I was happy to comply. This

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