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The affiliate marketer’s super simple guide to Twitter: Your daily plan

The affiliate marketer’s super simple guide to Twitter: Your daily plan

Twitter marketing receives a lot of attention these days, yet many affiliate marketers still struggle with how to make it work as an effective affiliate marketing tool. In fact, quite a few people I’ve spoken to recently aren’t sure if Twitter is even worth the effort.

Although Twitter doesn’t make affiliate marketers money in the literal way that a newsletter series or article marketing does, it’s still a very powerful weapon in your arsenal because it gives you a way to build...

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Don’t want to put in the hard yards building relationships with your list? Then don’t waste my time!

Don’t want to put in the hard yards building relationships with your list?  Then don’t waste my time!

I’ve got a bee in my bonnet and I hope you’re not part of the group that’s causing it.

The subset of affiliate marketers I’m talking about are characterized by the following:

They want short cuts, things done fast, and reward with no effort.

Wouldn’t we all! But what really irks me is when they sniff at the thought of developing a relationship with subscribers to their email list or social media groups and ask:

“Can I actually sell through this channel, or is it for relationship...

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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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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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Is Eben Pagan the real deal?

Is Eben Pagan the real deal?

Hi everyone,

Over the years I've indulged myself in reverse engineering different successful people's businesses.

Eben Pagan (A.K.A. David De Angelo), the multimillionaire owner of DoubleYourDating.com (and 9 other niche websites) is one guy that I've followed extra closely.

I've even gone to the lengths of buying several of his niche products to figure out his marketing sequences, product quality, where his upsells are, and so forth.

Here are some photos that illustrates the lengths that I go...

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