How to Re-Channel Targeted Traffic

social marketing, traffic, alex mandossian, jeff herring, traffic generation, twitter,facebook,youtube,ezinearticlesSocial Marketing – Don’t Chase After Traffic, Find Out Where Traffic is Going and Get in Front of It 

One of the first things I learned about getting traffic to your web sites is this: Don’t Chase After Traffic, Find Out Where Traffic is Going and Get in Front of It!

This was true back when I first started and is true now as well. The really good news is that it is so much easier to get in front of traffic now with Social Media Marketing.

Many of the top Social Marketing sites are among the highest ranked website in terms of traffic.  Alexa.com is a site that ranks websites.  (Number one is the best, which currently is Google.com)

I’m going to spoon-feed you a few time-proven strategies to utilize four of the top Social Media sites, along with their Alexa rankings

Click here to discover these top 4 sites and how to implement them into your Social Marketing mix … and then comment and share your thoughts on this blog post.

How Do I Get Gobs of Traffic to My Articles?

article marketing,ezinearticles,jeff herring, traffic,traffic generationFresh from the Article Marketing Round Table I led at the recent Glazer-Kennedy Super Conference in Dallas, here is one of the FAQs I got:

Q: Once I have created my article(s), how do I get traffic to my articles?

A: I really like this question, because there are just so many great answers to it. I’ve got room for only 3 in this article, and here they are:

1) EzineArticles.com – One of the first things I learned about getting traffic on the Internet is this:

“Don’t chase after traffic. Find out where the traffic is going and get your information in front of it.”

When you get your articles on EzineArticles.com you are getting yourself in front of over 30 + million unique visitors a month. These are folks searching in specific categories for your specific information. This is a great way to connect highly qualified prospects with your information and invite them back to your web site or blog.

Your goal should be to get as many articles up on this Article Directory as you can, and establish yourself as an expert in your niche or area of expertise.

2) OPT – This stands for “Other People’s Traffic” and you get it when you click here to read the rest of the article…

Social Marketing Tips – Why Would I Want to Build an Online Presence With Social Media?

alex mandossian,jeff herring,social marketing, social media marketing,twitter,facebook,youtube,ezinearticles,linkedin,meetupHere’s an interesting Social Marketing question that was asked at the recent Niche Affiliate Marketing System Workshop:

Q: Why would I want to build an online presence using Social Media?

The question came from the notion that Social Media and Social Marketing are just about connecting with your friends. Well, it can be about that. But it is now about so much more!

Get Found. Get Viewed. Get Traffic. Get Profits

While Facebook may have started as something just for college students, it is now the number two website in the world. If the number of people who have Facebook accounts were a country, they would be the 4th largest country in the world.

And that is just one Social Marketing site. Let’s take a closer look at the value of strong online visibility.

Get Found – Because there are millions of sites on [Read more…]

The Secret to Getting Traffic From Articles

article marketing, jeff herring, ezinearticles,traffic,resource boxArticle Marketing is the number one source of free traffic on the Internet if you get your Resource Box right. Get this one wrong and you have wasted all your time. Get this one right and you have got it made!

What a Resource Box really is

Call it a Resource Box, Author Bio, etc., what it really is is your opportunity to create a compelling call to action for your reader. 

Even though it is called an Author Bio, it is not the time for you to tell the reader all about you and convince them you are an expert. In fact, if you have not demonstrated that you are an expert in your article, it is way to late to try to do it now.

Even though it is an official Call to Action, I like to teach my students and members to use what I call “invitational language” in their Resource Box. Invitational language can be something as simple as “and now I would like to invite you to…” and then name the next action you would like them to take. 

This is as opposed to something like “get this great new product now and all your problems will be solved by morning and if you don’t you will be broke forever!”

Sure I’ve exaggerated a bit, but not by much.

Here’s how to do it

You want the Resource Box to
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TWITTER: No One Cares?

Nobody CaresCould it be true? Nobody cares about what you “tweet” about on Twitter?

Yes, it could be true.

IF you are just blathering uninteresting stuff about your life and not interacting with anyone.

IF you are DMing people with your latest “Mafia Wars” news (do you even HAVE a life?) or giving someone a gift of “Corona” and demanding a gift back (truly bad form).

It’s sad too, because your could be using your Twitter platform to make a difference in the lives of those who want and need to learn from you.

So then the question becomes “Just what do we tweet about then, Jeff?”

I’m glad you asked. I’ve got a new article all about what to tweet about. Here’s a hint: It’s all about tweeting about LIFE!

Click here to give it a read. The article will pop up in a new window. After you read it, I would like for you to do at least 3 things:

1) Click on the links in the Resource Box so you can get our FREE 4 Part Video Training Series from The Social Marketing Blueprint

2) Leave your comments here on Alex’s blog (gets you a backlink from a top rated blog, and you get to join in the conversation)

3) Go Use This Stuff!

Jeff

READ THIS … If you missed the Video

articleIf you are just starting out in Article Marketing here is how to quickly and easily create your first 10 articles.

And by the way, this also works for more experienced writers and experts.

Your First 10 Articles

If you are serious about creating articles and the traffic that comes with them, then these are the simple steps I want you to follow:

Step 1 – Pick a specific topic in your niche that you know well. The more specific the better.

Step 2 – Make a list of 7tips you would give to your ideal client about this topic.

Step 3 – For each tip craft 35 – 50 words of explanation on how to use the tip.

You now have your first article. Now here come a few more … [Read more…]

VIDEO: Quickly Create Your First 10 Articles

Click the garnet arrow to watch this short video about how to quickly & easily create your first 10 articles!

And remember, this strategy works for experts, too… Please comment on this video and pass it on.
 

I Can’t Stop My Article Marketing Traffic!

article-writing-pencilsArticle Marketing consistently provides the 5 success factors you need to be successful on the internet in any niche: Content Creation, Traffic Generation, List Building, Marketing Messages and Product Creation.  In this article we are going to take a closer look at Traffic Generation.

Creating Unstoppable Traffic – In the introduction that gets read before I speak at a seminar or on a Teleseminar interview, it is stated that “I could not stop the traffic coming into my web sites even if I wanted to, and I certainly do not want to.”

And it’s so true.

Because of Article Marketing I get a hourly and daily flow of traffic into my web sites that is virtually unstoppable. And you can too when you follow these three simple and powerful steps. [Read more…]

Create More Traffic with Articles

ezinearticles.com, article marketing

Article Marketing is the best free way to drive traffic to your web sites and blogs. And when you use the five steps below, you will know what topics to write more about to drive even more traffic.

Step 1: Log into your EzineArticles.com account

In your EzineArticles account you can use the feedback on your articles to let you know what your readers want more of. Once you know this you can write more articles on those topics to drive more traffic.

Step 2: Click on “Author Tools”

It’s in between Profile Manager and Author Resources. Click on “Author Tools”. You’re going to get a drop-down menu.

Step 3: Click on “View My Article Reports”

When you click on “View My Article Reports”, you can see the Article ID, Article Title, Views, URL Clicks, EzinePublisher, Comments, Votes, Rating, and Publication Date. What you want to pay attention to – the things that turn into money – are the Views and the URL Clicks.

Step 4: “Read the street”

“Read the street” means [Read more…]

The AM TeleSeminar Club – 5 Success Factors

jeff herring, article marketingBy now you are familiar with the Student-Affiliate-Partner Process that is available to students of Alex Mandossian.

The typical process takes three years. Some do it in less time – the shortest so far is 3 weeks. By taking action on what I learned in Teleseminar Secrets I was able to do it in 3 quarters and now Alex Mandossian and I are Strategic Alliance Partners.

On Wednesday night March 25th at 6pm PT/9pm ET Alex and I will be holding our second Affiliate Rebate Teleseminar.

Click here to get the Phone number and Passcode and you may tell up to two friends.  You can also www.TweetwithAlex.com and enter #AMTClub … even if you’re not registered with Twitter.

What’s an Affiliate Rebate Teleseminar? [Read more…]

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