Ever notice that just about every magazine has some sort of quiz inside? That is because people like their content to be interactive. Quizzes offer the opportunity to learn something about yourself or reinforce something you know about yourself. They also allow you to interact. Quizzes, like lists, can be funny, interesting and informative for the user or interesting and informative for you. You can use a quiz to learn more about your prospects and customers.
You may think that the post you have made about your new novel is the best thing that you can do to get your name out there and get the revenue pouring in. But you stand a much better chance of breaking through if you are contributing to active discussions. You are more inclined to use your creativity and not your salesmanship in this type of forum. And it is this attitude that will more quickly get you noticed. From there, people will want to know more, and sales are right around the corner.
Article marketing. I would suggest that you start your content marketing campaign by writing and distributing articles to directories. This is one of the fastest ways to share information online. All you need to do is write your articles based on the requirements of directories and get them published. The goal here is not only to educate your readers but also to build links through your resource box. These links will help in improving your page ranking and will act as gateways to your website.
And what if I were to tell you that MOST of the article marketing “gurus” have got it Dead wrong.and the easiest way to make real cash from your content is by NOT doing what they advise?
What browsers do they design a website for? At the very least, they should be testing in IE6, IE7, and Mozilla Firefox. Your website can look quite different between different browsers, and Firefox is very quickly gaining a large proportion of market share, so you can count on many of your web visitors viewing it in a browser other than IE.
That is the key to your title for your ebook. Find your unique selling point and describe it in a few words. Some people get overly concerned with trying to fit in as many keywords as they can in the title in the hope of search engine optimising at this point, but that is missing the aim of the task. The title that you choose for your Ebook is meant to appeal to people, not search engines. You want to sell it to people who have seen the name on a list of titles, the search engine optimisation comes only when the book is completed.
Most important get your target keywords right. We will not discuss keywords and key phrases and your target market here. We start assuming that you have your target keywords and target niche market clearly defined.
But, how do you have traffic, traffic great enough that makes a small portion of resulting customers enough to make a fair profit. Many big companies produce traffic of tens of thousands a day and a measly 10 to fifteen percent really buys, but that small percentage is enough to supply them with adequate business.