Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Relationship Marketing Pays Big

Relationship Marketing For Your Business Model.

"Relationship marketing tips that will definitely help skyrocket your business results".

Relationship marketing is a facet of customer relationship management that focuses on customer
loyalty and long-term customer engagement rather than shorter-term goals like customer acquisition
and individual sales. A customer may be convinced to select that brand one time, but without a strong
relationship marketing strategy, the customer may not come back to that brand in the future.

Today, relationship marketing involves creating easy two-way communication between customers and the business, tracking customer activities and providing tailored information to customers based on those activities. So while everyone seemingly understands the importance of customer relationships, they have come a long way in a short time.

In the 1990s many academics and industry gurus spent time popularizing theoretical visions of how strategically managing customers would improve relationships, then in turn sales, loyalty and profits. What that led to was a boom in technology software aimed at managing and measuring CRM (or Customer Relationship Management).

But once a business recognizes the need, how can they implement strategies to improve customer
relationships? It is actually considerably easier than many may think. First and foremost, it's about
your talent. If you understand your employees and get the right people involved in relationship
management, you'll be at a benefit right away. But you should also be collaborative with the customers to see what they want and whom they want to work with. Remember, it's a two-sided relationship.

So communicate with your customers and you will see them coming back on a regular basis for the
products you are offering.

Mike McCoy

Burn The Bridge Marketing

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Motivate Yourself With 5 Easy Success Tips

Share Your Knowledge
The Law of 33% says you have to take what your mentors taught you and pass it on. You can't be stingy with your knowledge.
So, here’s some advice from me to you:
1. "Life only begins when you find your true motivations."
2. "If you don't wake up motivated, you have to do a serious gut check on what's wrong. Don't let that become your new normal."
3. "When you wake up, do not let your mind first think on the negative. It's a horrible habit. Focus first on all the good stuff, even if times are tough."

4. "It's funny how we fear death. It makes more sense to fear living an unfulfilled life."

5. "Don't try to teach ignorant people, they have to learn the hard way." 

Saturday, January 30, 2016

What Type Of Website Links Work Best?

The Best Place To Put Affiliate Links On Your Website.

Where you are placing your affiliate links within your website will really make a difference
on how many link clicks you end up getting and every click means a potential sale. This
can be a very important aspect of your internet marketing strategy.

Key research has shown that the most effective style of affiliate links are simple text
links yes plain text links. It is not the big flashy banner ads like almost all affiliate
website are filled up with. What happens is you want to put together an article that you
have written about a product.

Then you are able to find something related to the product and stick a link into your
text in the post or article. This allows those interested readers to see the link when
they are reading the information and click on it.

The key point here is the information of your article and your link have to work effectively
together to make this happen. If for an example your article is on computer backup the link
to the subject of computer backup should be of something similar to the article or you may
not make the profits roll in.

So pay close attention to the subject matter and get this right.. This is important!

So the next time you are out to choose your next affiliate link try putting a relevant link in
your article that is well optimized for search engines and readers and see how it works out
for you.


Burn The Bridge Marketing

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Craigslist Precautions

Craigslist Precautions.

Craigslist can be a valuable online community source for those who are looking for
jobs, products, services, personal connections, housing opportunities and
business. Followers that go to this community will find all of the above listed
categories and more that you can use to meet others and network.

However because Craigslist is an online community there can always be the opportunity for
scammers and predators to be around each corner while using Craigslist.
Craigslist gets around four billion page views per month and approximately ten
million visitors each and every month ( WOW ). The vast majority of these visitors
do not have harmful intentions but there is always that small percentage.

There are however some very worthwhile reasons to use Craigslist for finding more information
and possible prospects for your online business. This article will take a look at
why Craigslist is so useful but will also offer advice on how to protect
yourself while using the service.

Why Choose Craigslist for Online Searches.

Many may wonder why Craigslist has so much attraction. While there are other websites which
focus exclusively on job searches, prospecting, product purchases or meeting people or
partners. Craigslist has a uniqueness in that it provides one easy location for all of these
types of searches and more. Craigslist might have started as a small operation like
all businesses but focused exclusively on the events going on in the San Francisco Bay
Area. It has since exploded into a much larger community with websites specific to
different geographic regions. This is a great model for any business in that as it
grows it just keeps fueling the main core of the business model.

The various websites focusing on very specific geographic regions putting Craigslist as an
excellent resource because the users can talk with those in their area directly instead of
having to search larger databases to find information on people, products and events
in their particular area.

How to Protect Yourself on Craigslist.

Craigslist is no more dangerous than any other online community. As with any Internet
gathering place the biggest problem is the ease in which individuals can trick
others into believing they are trustworthy when they are not.

One of the best ways to protect you and your family while on Craigslist or any
online community is to safeguard your key personal information. This means
information such as your credit card numbers, bank account numbers,
social security numbers and other similar numbers that should not be handed
out to just anyone.

This is important because this information can be usedfor identity theft or other
fraudulent purposes that is growing all the time. Care should be taken as well
to avoid giving out your personal information such as full name, address and
phone number. This is really important because such information could be used
by someone with the wrong intent to locate an individual by using the

While name, address and phone number are obvious pieces of information
which should be safeguarded it is important to note other pieces of information
that could be used to find a person. For example a person can be identified
and located by supplying just simple information such as a first name, what
high school they attended and year of graduation and so on. Determined criminals
can use this information to deduce the last name of the person which could lead to
finding their address and using this information to harm or harass
the individual.

Bottom line for your online business.

Craigslist is a fantastic sources for marketing your online products as well
as turning up possible prospects that may have an interest on starting a online
home business.

So get your information straight and start doing your business a favor by finding
some new prospects and marketing some of your products on Craigslist.

To be safe always ” Backup ” all your personal and business information in a
safe place.

Mike McCoy

Burn The Bridge Marketing