Finding a blog in your niche that allows comments with a link back to your blog or website is an ideal way to garner backlinks and traffic. If you make an insightful comment on a popular blog that has many readers, you are going to be noticed by anyone looking at the comments.
Blatantly advertising your website is spamming, you need to have read the post you are commenting on and offer additional, useful information. Bloggers will delete comments that are Read the rest of this entry »
It is becoming common practice for companies to use the internet for marketing. One method being used to market products and services on the web is e-mail advertising. There is a fine line between using an effective and customer friendly method of e-mail and spamming. Spam e-mail is considered e-mail which is unsolicited and unwanted. Some e-mail hosting services frown upon people who send spam e-mails and will often block them from sending any future e-mails to their clients. People who send spam e-mails Read the rest of this entry »
While forums and discussion boards can be a great resource for marketers, there are rules that apply and if not followed can get you banned from the site as a spammer.
When you join a discussion group you will be able to create a signature line with a link to your site or blog. This will appear when you make any comment or start any discussion on the forum.
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A discussion board is an excellent way to get your message out for public view. People are online in overwhelming numbers, and although there is a lot of “surfing”, people tend to follow items that interest them. If you have a message related to a certain business, or topic that needs feedback, the discussion board is a very good medium.
People tend to respond to topics if they are in a forum type format. They like the interaction provided by the discussion board.Check out this link Read the rest of this entry »
Social marketing and media are useful tools when running a business, promoting a brand or even sharing links with family and friends online. When you are using social marketing to help with boosting visits to your website or to make potential sales, it is important to avoid specific actions that may end up hurting your online reputation and overall income in the long run.
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Social media today is the most effective way for a business to engage its customers in a relationship for mutual profit. You tell them about what you can do for them, they tell you what they want. The web is 24/7/365 and enables a business to invite comments on products, inform clients about new ones and head off complaints before they mushroom into public relations disasters.
What should be remembered is that the social media process requires that the business Read the rest of this entry »