Hello again!! In part1 of this article I covered defining the
purpose of your website and planning it on paper.
In this second part I will cover designing the page elements of
your site. The look and feel of a site is very important, and it
must convey what your site is about.
A site for an artist would be a lot different in style to a site
selling electrical goods.
Having planned your site already on paper you know where you
want the page elements to go, but now you must give some thought
to ...Read the rest of this post »
Internet auctions are relatively new having been around since
the mid 1990's. There are several Internet auctions including
Yahoo Auctions and UBid. But of course the undisputed king of
Internet auctions is Ebay. Ebay has over 100 million registered
users making it one of the top 10 most visited websites in the
I discovered Ebay way back in 1998. At first, I was strictly a
buyer. I was amazed at the thousands of items that could be
found on Ebay. Just about anything you can imagine can ...Read the rest of this post »
Niche marketing has always been a key any success in marketing
but lately it has become quite a prominent force in the online
marketing world. Many books, manuals, courses, and web sites
have been developed that focus on niche marketing. It is easy to
find solid resources on the Internet that can teach you how to
make money with niche marketing.
Niche marketing online is a distinct segment of Internet
marketing and is the quickest way to get maximum exposure if you
know how to leverage the ...Read the rest of this post »
Get over it! If you run any type of business, you're going to
Even if your product or service is a unique one, soon you'll
have copycat products start surfacing. Competition is therefore
just a fact of business life and one of the 'virtues' of living
in a capitalistic society.
Now that you are over it, let's examine some ways in which you
can hit your competition without marginalizing your prospects.
Your choices are about the same as a politician's with regard to
beating his ...Read the rest of this post »
The more I use Wordpress, the more I love it. It has 2 very
important features that Blogger doesn't yet support.
Number 1, you can set up Wordpress to automatically ping all the
RSS and blog feed directories every time you make a post. This
is a very powerful feature if you want your blog to get a lot of
traffic right away. On top of that, you'll be quickly developing
backlinks to your blog almost automatically.
Think about how long it can take you to build a regular site,
get the search ...Read the rest of this post »