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Saturday, October 06, 2007

Internet Marketing Strategies - Work Start From Within You

By Cheow Yu Yuan

We are not going to discuss about the typical internet marketing strategies like ways to drive traffic, how to create products, etc. I am going to share with you some important pointers that you need to know if you want to embark on the internet marketing journey.

Internet marketing is not for everyone. Not everybody likes to work at home or having to endure the time and effort that are needed to make one succeed in internet marketing. Below are some pointers that you need to take note of in order to succeed in internet marketing:

1. Ready to pay the price. Internet marketing is not a get-rich scheme. It is also not an auto-pilot effort when you are just starting out. Persistent and consistent time and effort need to put in before you can see the result and reap the rewards thereafter. A lot of people talk about auto-pilot traffic, but how to build upon it? Internet marketing is a journey, from learning about the different techniques and strategy, to driving traffic, to making it run on auto-pilot. A lot of fine tuning is needed.

2. It is not only about marketing, is business. To be successful in internet marketing, you will need to treat it as a business. Your effort and result must be quantified, and continue to fine tune it until it gives you the best result that you can ask for. Treat your marketing effort as a business, where you focus a lot on leverage and teamwork.

3. Treating internet marketing seriously. If you treat your internet marketing effort half-heartedly, you will produce mediocre results and money. Most of the time, a full-time marketers will always outperform a marketer who is just doing internet marketing part-time. I am not saying that you cannot start internet marketing part time, in fact it is a good move for many people who hold a full time job and can’t spend all his time on internet marketing. What I mean is the commitment level, even though it is part time. I will like to use the word “tenacity” here, the more tenacious you are about your effort, and you will reap the better rewards later on. It is obsession.

4. Believe in yourself. The road of internet marketing is not easy. There will be a lot of setbacks that you will take. When days without sales come along, you will lose quite a bit of morale. But do not give up; you need to believe in yourself that you can do it. Set yourself targets to hit, and I mean high but realistic targets. For example, if you think that earning a mere $1,000 per month purely online is overwhelming; you should break down the number. You will find out to earn $1,000 per month; you just need to get 1 sale of $33 per day consistently. This will make you believe it.

The rewards of internet marketing are mostly delayed gratifications. Build your techniques foundation and work on it, you will reach the light sooner or later.

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