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Larry L Miller SEM/SEO Consultant
Use Creativity As Your Competitive Edge In Marketing
If you're a web site owner, webmaster or writer you probably already understand the importance of having a bit of creativity in your online endeavors. Having an average web site or writing an average article in today's marketing arena just won't cut it anymore. Today's internet users expect something extra special that will captivate their attention on whatever subject the online users may be searching for. Most people on the internet scan read and unless you have something exciting and special that jumps off the page you may never experience a high traffic web site.
The internet is a competitive business and in many cases the race for site recognition and rankings with the search engines has become a fierce battleground by some greedy marketers. This is why it's important to employ every means of creativity you can muster so you can overcome such marketing challenges.
You can have the best product or service in the world and be one of hundreds of other marketers that market the same product as you do, so if you don't do something totally creative and special to stand out above the crowd no one is going to know that your online business even exist. Don't overdo it and get ridiculous with your ideas, but be creative in your marketing efforts by thinking outside the box. Otherwise your business is going to get killed by your competition or maybe your business will just die a slow death. Either way you lose.
As we've talked about in previous articles there are numerous ways to promote your business online. Some of these methods are extremely effective while other methods used by some charlatan marketers are highly questionable by the users as well as being unacceptable by the search engines.
Many online users consider pop-ups as offensive and an intrusion on the user's privacy. Make sure you research and chose which methods of promoting best fits your promotional needs. It's imperative that you please both the online users as well as the search engines to be become an online marketing force to be reckoned with.
If you're unfamiliar with the various types of promotion plans on the internet, it may be wise to secure the services of a Search Engine Optimization Consultant to help you with this process. There are literally thousands of companies and individuals who consider themselves as professionals which have some fancy programs that are hailed to be the best thing to the hit the internet in the last decade. Many of these so called professionals can't even be found in the top 100 pages of Google when you do a Google Search for their name. When you choose a pro they should be able to show you some good results of their own personal web sites and where they stand in page rankings with the search engines.
Some web sites provide good information to the users; however, that same site may be going nowhere on the internet or with the search engines. You can have the best looking site on the internet but if your site is not optimized for the search engines, then your site is going to go nowhere fast. This is why you may need some professional help in the optimization process of your web site.
Many web site designers have the ability to build an excellent looking site, but don't have a clue about anything to do with regard to search engine optimization or promoting you business opportunity.
Advertising is a very important aspect of promoting your web site, however, you must use a variety of advertising methods all joined together by links and back links for your site to become a powerful force with users and the search engines. If you're not experienced on what kind of advertising to incorporate into your marketing strategy then by all means spend the time and money to get the optimization consultation you need and deserve.
Any reputable SEO Consulting Service should give you a free consultation to determine what is best for your particular business needs. If you can't afford the SEO full marketing, promoting and advertising plan then they should work with you to get the most out of your marketing efforts for the dollars that you can afford to spend. The old saying "a half loaf of bread is better than no bread at all" certainly applies with web site optimization.
With the right combination of marketing strategies you will be able to come up with the most effective, affordable and laser focused plan for your advertising and promotion budget. Within this process your professional will be able to help you avoid e-mail spamming and other questionable marketing tactics that some programs have build into their programming.
One of the most powerful and affordable marketing strategies is the use of writing good quality keyword rich articles. Maybe you don't like to write articles and explain your product or service; that's OK too.
By owning your own article directory you will have professional writers who love to write about various subject matter and many of those authors don't even own their own web site. They all have one thing in common, they love to write and all they want to do is write and provide information. You can contact the eBiz Solutions Team listed below for additional information regarding this process.
You may even want to hire some of those professional writers to ghost write for you regarding your products or services and you would own the exclusive rights to all their articles. Any article posted in your directory would automatically carry your personal or business links and include the feature that regardless of how many times your articles may be downloaded your links must remain with those articles and point to your business opportunity and directory.
Regardless of the methods used you must consider that you must create a lot of publicity and awareness to the general public about what you're trying to promote. The more you promote the more chances of generating targeted traffic to your web site which in turn will give you more chances to explain the values of your web site, products and services and possibly make a sale. That's what marketing is all about.
If you don't want to follow the simple processes of marketing then maybe this gig is not for you. If that's the case then enjoy your computer for other functions such as game playing, visiting with friends on MySpace, Twitter and other social networks.
You must possess some imagination and express some form of ingenuity to survive in this hostile business environment in today's marketplace. If you don't have the personal drive of being a self starter, or being aggressive and willing to work for what you get, then you probably should seek some employment where you can punch a clock from 9-5 and not waste your time, money and efforts trying to make a quick buck online. I'm not trying to be rude here, however, I think it's imperative that you understand what you're getting involved with here before you waste your time and money and the time and expertise of people who are willing to help those who are truly serious about achieving success in their online future.
If you're one of those individuals who's truly serious about a profitable online future then you should contact the eBiz Solutions Team for some professional advice and consultation regarding your online marketing challenges and future. Call today for your free 30 minute "no obligation" consultation.
"Let's Build Your Business Together"
Larry L Miller SEM/SEO Consulting
Private Line: 321-594-4405
Author Resource: Larry L Miller - SEM/SEO Consultant specializes in promoting clients to "Top Positions on Google, Yahoo and Bing". Mr. Miller is the promotions director for BLM Traders the leader in Automated Marketing Tools. Private Line: 321-594-4405, Skype: larrylmiller121
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