Posts By: Lewis Crutch

As the administrator of Marketing Bees, Lewis Crutch manages all of the free advice and tips available here on the Marketing Bees blog as well as spending time putting together in-depth marketing related courses covering a wide range of topics including email, content and social media marketing.

Make the 80–20 Rule Your Content Marketing Mantra

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If you are looking at content marketing for your SEO branding efforts or general audience outreach, you know you have your work cut out. The hard reality is that content marketing is no walk in the park. It is not easy by any stretch of the imagination. There are almost 2 million pieces of content published on social media platforms every single day. That’s the volume of competition you have to work with and that is just the stuff that is being promoted on social media platforms.

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How to Make Your Product Review Site Shine

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If you are thinking of selling stuff online, one of the most powerful formats you can use is a product review. There is some sort of psychological weakness people have regarding product review sites. The reason for this is very simple – people are lazy. A product review site is very powerful, because, at least from an appearance point of view, it seeks to gather the information that you need regarding a particular product so you can weigh the proper considerations, and decide whether to buy or to ditch the product. Fairly straightforward.

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Do Review Sites Really Work?

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Even if you are a complete newbie to an affiliate marketing, you are probably aware of the many different affiliate review sites out there. Affiliate marketers love review sites. They love it so much that it seem that the internet is filled with half baked, half conceptualized and poorly executed review sites. They are extremely popular. The main reason they are so popular is because they are very effective. People will not abuse a specific online content forum if that content forum is not effective.

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Using Pinterest to get Backlinks

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Pinterest is one of the fastest growing social media websites on the planet. What’s not to love about Pinterest? After all, Pinterest really delivers on the old saying that “a picture is worth a thousand words“, when it comes to a high level of engagement. Pinterest definitely delivers. Why? Because people are very graphically and visually driven, we like pictures, we like to see the ideas we’d used in picture form, that’s the power of Pinterest.

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An Interview with Internet Marketer Steve King

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Today I managed to get Steve King from Easy Auction Income to agree to be interviewed about his 15 years of experience in the internet marketing world. Here’s the interview for you to take a quick read of and Steve has said he’d be happy to answer any questions in the comment section at the bottom of the article.

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Why do Most Product Review Sites Suck?

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One of the easiest ways to make money online is to put up a product review site. It is so easy that it seems like everybody is putting up such a website, after all, it doesn’t take much effort. All you need to do is to open a hosting account, install WordPress which is completely free; oftentimes your host already has WordPress ready for installation, all you need to do is to click one button on your Control Panel and you have an instant WordPress blog.

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Mastering the Seduction of Content Marketing

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People often snicker when they hear the word ‘seduction.’ Usually, the first image that comes to mind is a very sultry woman, possibly in her neglige, looking alluringly at a man. Well, guess what, seduction is everywhere. Seduction is on the radio. Seduction is on TV. Seduction is on the internet. What kind of seduction am I talking about? I am talking about advertising.

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Does the Perfect Niche Exist?

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You’d be surprised as to the types of questions you get when you visit a webmaster message board or affiliate marketing message board, people ask the dumbest questions. One of the most common questions you get is, “What is the best niche?” or “What is the perfect niche?” You keep hearing this again and again and it’s not surprising that most people get annoyed by this.

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