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Prospect-pleasing newsletter sign-ups: How to plant the seeds for high conversion rates

Prospect-pleasing newsletter sign-ups: How to plant the seeds for high conversion rates

How do you get more people to sign up to your newsletter?

I believe it boils down to one essential component and an optional ‘cherry on the top' that dictates whether your site visitors hit the exit button into Never Return Land, or sign up to your emails with the type of enthusiasm that I'm feeling now that the season in New Zealand has turned to Spring...

A season of new beginnings and hope where everything smells of daffodils - that is exactly the mindset you want to create for...

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Getting intimate with your niche: Do you need passion to succeed?

Getting intimate with your niche: Do you need passion to succeed?

For the average affiliate marketer out there, especially those just starting out, choosing a niche to promote often goes beyond whether there's enough demand and not too much competition.

If spending money on outsourcing isn't an option, there is a lot more riding on your ability to knuckle down, write engaging content, and get the job done.

But how well can you really do that if you're not particularly fond of the niche that, on paper at least, is most likely to give you the best...

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The low-down on rewriting articles: What you need to know

The low-down on rewriting articles: What you need to know

I have good reason to believe that many of our Affilorama members are faced with the task of rewriting articles at the moment. (AffiloJetpack members, I am especially talking about you!)

If this is you, read on for my version of the who, what, where, when, how and why of rewriting articles.

What?

First things first, we are talking about rewriting articles that you have ownership of. This might be Private Label Rights (PLR) article packs that you have purchased, or if you've...

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How to avoid losing traffic from a poorly chosen domain name

How to avoid losing traffic from a poorly chosen domain name

How much thought do you put into choosing a domain name?

Surely it's the easy part of setting up a website, right?

You could be missing out on well-deserved traffic and not even know it if you haven't been savvy about choosing your domain name.  

So what can you do to make sure you're not sending your hard-earned traffic to someone else's website?

You need to put yourself in your customers' shoes. Say your fancied domain name out loud and see how many interpretations you can get out...

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How Merchants Could Make An Affiliate Marketer's Life Easier

How Merchants Could Make An Affiliate Marketer's Life Easier

I've been kept rather busy lately piecing together a year-long auto-responder email series for my subscribers. Let me tell you, it has been a mind-numbing task at times, requiring a lot of ‘suck it up Kim and just get through these next 50 days of newsletters' self encouragement talk.

Luckily, I'm happy with the end result :)

After taking a moment to bask in the relief and glory of having a WHOLE year's worth of emails set up and running (cha-ching!), the memories of exasperation...

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