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October, 2012

What Are The Best Affiliate Networks To Work With?

While affiliate marketing is not that easy way to make money online as many think, it’s not a rocket science either. The cornerstone of any successful affiliate marketing is picking the right affiliate programs to promote.

By choosing any of the biggest affiliate networks out there, you put yourself in direct competition with the so-called “gurus” affiliate marketers who have a huge list of 100K+ subscribers and a budget to offer bonuses for any given product launch.

Make It Your Business to Be Properly Insured

With all that a small business owner has to oversee on a daily basis, worrying about their commercial auto insurance for company vehicles should not be one of those items.

Yet, many small business owners depend on both their employees and company vehicles to deliver goods and make contact with customers on a regular basis. Without the proper commercial auto insurance in place, the business owner can be put in a predicament that can lead to problems for their company.

The Gamble Of Entrepreneurship: Risks vs Rewards

The lure of entrepreneurship has long been a shining light for 9-to-5ers. The opportunity to put your ideas, initiative and intuition on the line is an exciting prospect with potentially life-changing rewards. The generation currently entering the workforce has grown-up watching peers make millions in the dot-com bubble, while long-time professionals are being laid off and left to pursue million-pound ideas.

How To Start A Profitable Vending Business?

Do you want to start a vending business? Then you need to know about the facts that make your business profitable. Many of them in vending business fail to make profit as they ignore important things in the business. So let us see what should be considered before starting the business.

Don't Let Your Dream Disappear - Own Your Small Business Today!

Starting a business is a dream many people have. The ability to work your own hours, take a day off when you want to, and increase your income substantially is alluring. Owning a business is not all that difficult, and there are many business startup ideas that only require a very small investment. However, just as with a job, a business does take a lot of work (contrary to what you might think), at least during the initial stages, until it starts to make money. The following are just a few business startup ideas:

No Place Left to Turn for Black Hat SEO Tactics

Ever since just after February, every voice in the SEO community has been shouting out the same message loud and clear: If you're not doing online marketing legitimately, then you're in for a rude awakening. After the Google Penguin algorithm dealt a significant blow to the SERP standing of many sites the web over, most online marketing agencies that were using spam and black hat SEO tactics began turning to more ethical methods for their clients' campaigns. Those that still remained content to buy links, stuff keywords, and do all other manner of questionable content creation ended up falling by the wayside.

How Social Media Marketing Can Boost Your Sales

It was only a matter of time before businesses incorporated social media tactics into their internet marketing plan after social platforms such as Facebook and Twitter took the world by storm. Pessimists contended before that the results of social marketing were not measurable. That was before. Now, any social media marketing agency can outline metrics that are tangible, concrete and quantitatively and qualitatively measurable.

Local Networking Secrets: How to Greet Your Way to New Clients

Do you attend local networking events? Being part of formal referral and networking groups has been a big part of my success in growing two successful businesses in the past 6 years. Keep in mind that your networking doesn't have to be limited to official events. I've used a terrific technique lately that is low-stress, low-pressure and very effective for connecting with new prospects.

10 Principles To Apply In Building Your Online Business

In the years I've invested myself in dedication to the business of Internet Marketing, I've observed that though technologies and different fields of expertise appear and recede overtime like any other ever-changing business outlook, only timeless, universal principles remain.

The 2012 Election Provides Key Advertising Opportunities to All

Anyone who's been in the SEO business long enough knows the importance of capitalizing on posting and pushing content during key times. Of course there's the obvious advertising strategy of marketing certain products and services during seasonally appropriate times of the year (e.g. swimming wear and pool cleaning during the summer), but every now and then there's a seminal event that holds as much public interest as it does ad potential. For 2012, no singular occurrence will reach the level of attention being grabbed by this year's presidential election.