+=+=+=+= INSIDER REPORT =+=+=+=+

ISSN 1710-0747
E-Zine #158
November, 2005


The SIM INSIDER REPORT is dedicated to helping readers succeed online while saving time and money with cutting-edge tools, tips and strategies for internet marketing, online advertising and website promotion.


IN THIS ISSUE
==> Tip of the Month
==> Tips, Tools & Resources
==> Feedback & Contributions
==> Food for Thought
==> Classifieds
==> Administrivia

SIM's Insider Report free marketing newsletter

First, a warm WELCOME to all new subscribers.

More and more, content is becoming THE KEY to getting free traffic sent to you by the major search engines. No tricks, no gimmicks, just plain quality content.

I've built more than 600 pages of content on my startupinternetmarketing.com site in order to grow my traffic, keep my visitors coming back AND to entice the search engines to keep sending me more free traffic.

This week's featured report by Jim Daniels discusses how to create content for your site and how to generate traffic with it.

Jim's been using these tactics for 7 years and they work.


Regards,
Dan Porteous




Featured Sponsor's Ad
Meet Your New Best Friend... Looking For a Good Host? Meet Your New Best Friend!

Third Sphere Hosting offers fast and reliable web hosting, discount domain name registration, AND some of the best merchant account services on the net.
Make sure your FIRST choice is the RIGHT choice!





------------------
TIP OF THE MONTH
------------------

About Your Content...

You DO have a plan in place to grow and share content at your website, right?

If not, it's never too late to get started.

Because content is what drives the web. And it drives web business as well. If you have a plan to grow and share valuable content with your niche, you'll benefit in many ways...
  • Increased Visibility
  • Instant Credibility
  • A Stickier Website
  • More Inbound Links
  • Better Search Engine Ranking
  • More Website Visitors
  • Increased Sales
Would you like to see benefits like that?

It's not as difficult as you may think. Today's issue shares a simple 4-step plan you can copy and use, starting right now.

Step 1: Write or acquire content.

The first thing you must do is continually create content. You can do that by simply writing articles or tips about your niche. Think of all the things people ask you regularly. Then answer those questions in a weekly or monthly article.

The key here is to stick strictly with your niche. If your site is about lumberjacks, write about lumberjack stuff. Every niche has endless possibilities. Lumberjacks could write about training, exercises, competitions, etc.

If you hate writing or just cannot do it, hire someone to ghost write for you. There are thousands of aspiring writers looking for work. These writers are more than happy to make money doing what they love, and will willingly churn out great articles for you. You may be surprised at how affordable this option can be.

A few websites where you can find writers and pre-written niche content include...
http://www.freelancewriting.com
http://www.guru.com/category.cfm/511
http://www.bizweb2000.com/infogoround.htm
Just make sure if you hire a ghost writer that YOU will own the content when they are done.

Step 2: "Tag" your content with re-publishing rights.

Before you publish your content, take this important step. Add a small note with each tip or article, that invites all readers to re-publish your content. This gives them the right to publish your content on their related website or in their newsletter.

I call this "pre-licensing" and it is done by simply adding a small tag, or footer to the end of each article. The footer looks like this:
* Need content? You may use this article at your website, or in your newsletter. The only requirement is inclusion of the following sentence - Article by Paul Bunyon of Lumberjack-Training.com - the definitive source for lumberjacks of all ages.
In your footer be sure to include a live link to your website. The link should contain your best keyword phrase as the anchor text. In other words, the sentence should contain a keyword based hyperlink to your website. This will help search engines determine what your site is about. As the links grow, your ranking will continue to improve for that keyword phrase.

Step 3: Publish your content internally.

Don't let the word "publish" scare you off. Dictionary.com tells us that "publish" simply means...
- To prepare and issue for public distribution or sale.
- To bring to public attention; announce
So the first place to publish to is internally. This means to your own resources.

The first place you start is with your own subscriber list, if you have one. If not, I suggest you grow one! Starting a newsletter is really as simple as signing up with an autoresponder service that offers newsletter publishing.

The other "internal publishing" task is simply publishing your content at your website. Yes, every new article or tip you write for your niche, deserves a web page of its own. It takes literally five minutes to paste your article, with footers, into a web page template and upload it to your website.

Be sure that when adding your content to your website, you maintain a single web page that lists, and links to all your articles. This listing page, or archive makes navigation easier but more importantly it helps search engine spiders find your valuable content.

Step 4: Publish your content externally.

Finally, publish your content externally, or outside of your own site. You can do that by submitting your content to other websites and newsletters.

No matter what niche you are in, chances are there are other sites and newsletters about that topic. Seek them out by spending some time at a few email newsletter directories. A few of the better ones include...
http://www.ezinehub.com
http://www.ezine-dir.com
An email newsletter (also called ezine) directory can help you gather and grow a list of email newsletters, including editor names and email addresses. Contact editors in your niche once a month with your content. Let them share it with their readers. Of course, you'll include your footer with URL after each article.


Some final tips about your content before you get busy...
  • Don't publish self-serving content. Keep it strictly informational.

  • Always proof-read your content 3 times. If you have another pair of eyes available, have them read it too.

  • Include references to clever and helpful websites when you find them. If readers find useful sites they'll be sure to read your content every time they come across it. (It's OK to use affiliate links sometimes, but not always.)

  • Keep your footer short and to the point, especially when you are sharing your content with editors in hopes of getting it re-published.
That's it! Four steps to an effective content growth and sharing plan. I've been using this very plan for 7 years so I know it works. I suggest you implement this plan or a similar one right away. It will pay huge dividends over time.

. . .

Copyright Jim Daniels

About the Author:
Thinking of Starting a Business on the Web? Need to Jump-Start an Existing Business? Check out Jim's new ezWebBusinessBuilder software. It literally shows you how to build a super-successful income machine on the web. http://www.startupinternetmarketing.com/ezwbb
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


SIM's "Tip of the Week" back issues available at... http://www.startupinternetmarketing.com/ezines


Return to Menu



----------------------------
TIPS, TOOLS & RESOURCES
----------------------------

Keyword analyzer
Analyze the top 20 keywords in your website. Enter your website address and our Keyword Analyzer will give you a list of the most used keywords in your webpage.
http://www.webyield.net/keyword_analyzer.html

Mini-Site Secrets
Jim Edwards reveals his "Mini-Site Creator Secrets" on this free MP3 download. You can download the 72 minute recording here...
(highly recommended)
http://ebookfire.com/mini-site-secrets/call-confirmation.html

MY PC
Quickly find your PC's public IP address, browser code, and more! My PC gives you quick access to various information about your computer. It's a simple, handy tool, and it's completely free.
http://www.pliner.net/mypc/


FREE WEB BOOKS

    Internet Marketing Basics
      If you're not TOTALLY familiar with the BASICS of marketing
      online then you owe it to yourself to grab AND read this
      dynamic 39-page report by Shelley Lowery. She discusses
      the many aspects of bringing your business online...
      tell me more   /   download now

    The Birth of a Professional Website
      This free download is brand new and available from the SIM
      site ONLY. It's a compilation of 10 articles by Shelley Lowery
      and completely covers the launching of a professional website.
      tell me more   /   download now

    Syndicate Your Headlines Using RSS
      RSS is quickly becoming the standard choice for delivering
      syndicated web content. If you've thought about syndicating
      your own content, this report will get you started...
      tell me more   /   download now


FREE COURSES

We have a large selection of free courses waiting for you at http://www.startupinternetmarketing.com/fc

Courses:
    *Mastering Search Engine Placement
    *25 Secrets eBay Doesn't Want You To Know
    *Netwriting Masters Course
    *Affiliate Masters Course
    *Service Sellers Masters Course
    *Webmaster Business Masters Course
    *Make Your Net Auction Sell
    *Make Your Price Sell, The Masters Course
    http://www.startupinternetmarketing.com/fc


FREE ADVERTISING

Post your ads to thousands of people 100% free. Simply register with the Free Advertising Form and you will be able to post your ads and get your own web site promoting numerous Clickbank products for you.

    Check out my free advertising form webpage at
    http://www.startupinternetmarketing.com/fafws
    Post your free ads here...
    http://www.startupinternetmarketing.com/faf


* For more great tips and tools, go here:
  http://startupinternetmarketing.com/free


Return to Menu



------------------------------
FEEDBACK & CONTRIBUTIONS
------------------------------

How to Boost Your Traffic and Profits with Private Label Articles

Are you aware of how vitally important and valuable Private Label Articles are to your online business? In fact, content can do more to build your business and profits than just about any other resource or service available.

The numbers of ways in which you can use materials from Private Label Articles to make money online are almost as varied and infinite as the Internet itself.

Following is a list of just 5 key ways that content can help build your traffic, subscribers, and customers starting today!...

1. Boost your search engine ranking and daily visitor count by posting keyword rich articles and content on your web-site. For example, if your business involves offering products and services related to fitness, posting fitness related articles and content will attract unlimited prospective customers on a regular basis!

2. Generate double or even triple the number of newsletter subscribers you do currently, simply by offering content in the form of "special reports" or manuals as bonuses for subscribing to your publication. People love freebies, so give them what they want and watch as your results increase!

3. Create an automated cashflow by using content to formulate multi-part email training courses with related web-site or affiliate links "sprinkled" throughout each course. Use an autoresponder service to automate the delivery of your training course (such as a 5 part training course delivered over a 5 day period).

Training courses can also serve as excellent bonus offers for your prospective newsletter subscribers.

4. One of the most important keys to a successful online business is not JUST having a list of mailing list or newsletter subscribers... It's about building a trusting relationship with your subscribers (ie, "cultivating" your list)...

By sending informative articles to your list on a regular basis you will establish yourself as an expert on your topic of business, as well as gain the trust of your subscribers over time.

As a result, your subscribers will be EAGER to take advantage of your "paid" product and service offers. (Just make sure that you NEVER take advantage of the relationship you develop with your list by offering products or services of poor quality just to make a quick buck!)

If there is one "constant" in Internet marketing, it's this: A cultivated list of subscribers is as good as money in the bank. Write that down and never forget it!

5. Another excellent way to generate no cost traffic is by submitting ready-made articles to "content hungry" web-site and newsletter publishers with your "resource box" attached. A resource box is nothing more than a little 3-6 line "bio" about you and/or your web-site - including a link to your site (or even instructions on how to subscribe to your newsletter)...

When submitting or offering your article(s) for reprint purposes, just make sure to specify that each article is to be reprinted "as is" with your resource box attached.

...Even one article can go a LONG way towards generating no cost traffic and visitors for you. Just imagine your article being sent out to a newsletter subscriber base of 100,000 individuals - many of whom will be reading YOUR included resource box and clicking on your URL to learn more about what you have to offer!

Well there you have it, 5 sure ways to build your online business exponentially with the help of articles and content...

With the declining effectiveness of many of the online advertising methods that we've relied on in past years, content is only strengthening its position as the ultimate KEY to generating unlimited traffic, subscribers, and customers!

Get Your Own Articles you can use...

http://startupinternetmarketing.com/yoa

danp
. . .

If you have a promotion tip to share (or an affiliate program that would be of interest to the rest of us) or if you have a web design tip, or a specific question, please feel free to post all tips, questions, or answers to posted questions here and I will add your email or URL with it. It's FREE promotion!

Send your tips, questions or answers to:
mailto:sir@startupinternetmarketing.com?subject=Q_&_A


Return to Menu



---------------------
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
---------------------

What Is Marketing?

Marketing is not about manipulation.

Marketing is about information.

The more passionately and sincerely you convey your information, the more hypnotic your marketing will be.

If you're offering a product or service you believe in, then share your excitement for it to the right audience. (If you don't believe in your product or service, what are you doing trying to sell it?)

Marketing is basically sharing your love. Your passion. Your belief. When you share it with someone who welcomes it, more often than not it leads to a sale. Naturally. Easily. Effortlessly.


Dr. Joe Vitale
http://www.mrfire.com


Return to Menu



--------------
CLASSIFIEDS
--------------

Our sponsors and advertisers help bring this newsletter to you.
Please support them...


>>> Killer Mini Sites That sell Like Crazy
Stop wasting your time and money. This special report will
give you the exact strategies I use to create killer mini-
sites that sell like crazy! (resell rights included)
http://startupinternetmarketing.com/instant/kms


>>> 29 EASY & INSTANT WEB DESIGN TRICKS
Discover the Quick & Easy way to make your websites look
even more professional, without spending one cent on new
software... PLUS - if you order today you also get full
resale rights to this product and website so you can sell
it yourself and keep every single dollar you make!
http://startupinternetmarketing.com/instant/29ways/


>>> AUTOMATIC UPDATING CONTENT
Fresh content is what keeps the search engine spiders
coming back to your site, gaining you more traffic and
more traffic equals more signups, sales, customers and
profits. This product normally sells for $24.95 BUT -is
available NOW for just $9.95 - resale rights included.
http://startupinternetmarketing.com/instant/content


>>> 1001 NEWBIE FRIENDLY TIPS!
Discover 100's of Practical and Usable ideas to help
you start your online business, and the simplest
ways to implement them. Learn how to maximize your
site's profits with these proven strategies...
http://startupinternetmarketing.com/instant/newbie


>>> INVEST IN THE BEST...
Get the best internet marketing training available
today... Why? Because YOU DESERVE IT. Corey
Rudl's "Insider Secrets" training course is undeniably
the BEST training to invest your time and money into.
It's NOT cheap... BUT it's worth every penny!!!
http://startupinternetmarketing.com/is


Return to Menu



----------------
ADMINISTRIVIA
----------------

Thanks for reading our FREE "opt-in only" publication. Please forward
this to any one whom you think would find this information useful or interesting. I'm sure they'll appreciate it - I know I certainly will.

Back issues of the INSIDER REPORT are available at http://startupinternetmarketing.com/ezines/back.html

Was this issue forwarded to you by a friend?
...Get YOUR OWN free lifetime subscription


Return to Top



-----------
Legal Stuff
-----------

We accept no responsibility whatsoever for the content, profitability or legality of any published articles or advertisements contained within SIM's Insider Report.

Although all of the articles have been selected for their content, the publishing of such articles within this newsletter does NOT constitute a recommendation of the products or services mentioned or advertised within those articles.

Be responsible! Always do your own Due Diligence before responding to any offer.

The SIM's INSIDER REPORT is a production of Startup Internet Marketing and is owned by Dan Porteous

ISSN 1710-0739

Startup Internet Marketing
53 McKelvie Avenue
Kirkland lake, ON, CA.
P2N 2K6 Tel: 705.567.3519

No part of this publication may be reproduced in whole, or
in part, without the express written consent of the publisher.



Return to Top




Startup Internet Marketing
stop by




Copyright 2000-2009 by Startup Internet Marketing Services* All rights reserved
104 Main Street.  Kirkland Lake,  ON,  CA  P2N 3E8  705.567.5850
This site is powered by Host4Profit.net