It’s the best, most valuable online promotion you can get — and oddly it’s free! Of course I’m talking about using major search engines to bring “organic” traffic to your site. Majors like Google and Bing can give you a good listing and — presto! — you’ve got a flood of very interested prospects crawling all over your site. Sounds easy, right? But the fact is SEO can have a very high learning curve.
If you can’t be found on the internet, your business is doomed. The yellow pages are obsolete, and word-of-mouth alone will take far too long to build your business. Use these simple strategies to become found… overnight.
Attract more readers by writing a topic on a controversial point of view. Sometimes, all it takes is a little controversy to get your blog on the map. Don’t be afraid to take a stand on a hot topic in your industry, and then encourage discussion in your comments.
What most marketers don’t know is that the search engines love Squidoo. If you can get a few links back from Squidoo you can gain in the search engine rankings. I’ve been creating squidoo pages related to my niche for awhile now and my rankings have went through the roof! Setting up a free web page there is easy to do and can be quite fun.
It’s not going to be some new revolutionary way to find golfing information on the web. It’s simple the easiest way to find out what other golfer are doing to solve problem and get better at this great sport. I am talking about internet forums. I am sure you can find dozens of big golfing forums (there are a slew of them) and each one of them is filled with its own information and tips to get better.
That’s where micro niche marketing comes in. In micro niche marketing, we break things down even further. Instead of selling camping supplies, we are going to sell only cookstoves, for example. By doing so, we have not necessarily reduced our competition, but we are targeting a weak spot. Attacking the soft, white underbelly of the beast, as it were.
So there you go. Next time you’re procrastinating about boring tasks, just start jumping around on one foot, start singing, and remember how badly your bathroom door needs oiling (note to self: aaargh!).