Payment Structure

July 11, 2009 by  |  No Comments

There are lots of affiliate networks out there to choose from. Pay-Per-Sale – This is the most common model in which you are paid only if there is a sale. If someone clicks on your affiliate link to visit the merchant’s site and buys something you will get paid. All merchants are different, but usually [...]

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Tracking your site, Google Analytics

June 30, 2009 by  |  No Comments

It is important to know what kind of traffic is coming to your site to help with optimizing your site. Web analytics collect internet data to give you insight on your website traffic, and marketing effectiveness. There are a lot of different web analytics to choose from, but after doing the research I decided to [...]

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Link Building

June 22, 2009 by  |  No Comments

Link building is one of the top ways to bring your rank up with the search engines. Google is the leader when it comes to search engines. One of the algorithms Google uses in determining who will rank #1 is how many sites are linked to your site. Not just any ol’ site will do [...]

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Keyword matching options

June 13, 2009 by  |  No Comments

This one had me confused for a bit. I have been reading up on the difference between broad match and phrase match, but wasn’t really grasping the difference. This is what I found out about keyword matching. These options help you determine who sees your ad. You can set you keywords to have one of [...]

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Wealthy Affiliate Limited Time Offer!

June 1, 2009 by  |  No Comments

This is awesome! You have to check this out… Wealthy Affiliate is offering a special limited time offer! For one week June 1st, 2009 – June 7th, 2009 they are offering $1 Trial Membership offer. I am a member of Wealthy Affiliate and have gained so much information from the membership. You don’t have anything [...]

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How to sign up with Host Gator

May 29, 2009 by  |  No Comments

How to sign up with Host Gator

Signing up with Host Gator is easy… They kind of get you at first because it says $7.95 per month for the baby hosting package. Well to get that price you have to sign up for 3 years. I signed up for the 9.95 month to month package. The order process was extremely easy. The [...]

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Google Trends

May 22, 2009 by  |  No Comments

Google Trends

A great way to compare the volume of two or more search terms is by using Google trends. It is very simple tool to use go to Google Trends type in your first keyword for example go ahead and type in chocolate. You will see a graph that shows the average worldwide traffic for the [...]

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Types of Domain Name Extension

May 18, 2009 by  |  1 Comment

Now what about the end extension in a domain name! Most people using the internet will assume a domain name ends with the extension .com. while I think it is fine to purchase another extension like .net or .org. The price of a domain name is really quite inexpensive so you might want think about [...]

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Domain names with hyphens

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Domain names with hyphens

I have been researching domain names with hyphens – should we use them or not? I can’t find any major search engine with statements regarding they like or do not like the hyphens or dashes. Over the years spiders have become smarter, they are able to parse through words with or without hyphens to make [...]

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The importance of page rank

May 11, 2009 by  |  No Comments

Having a good page rank is a like a popularity contest with Google. One of the things Google considers when looking at your site is how many back links you have to your site. Some say that page rank is not as important as it use to be in ranking your website. Keywords and how [...]

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