Is the Internet Marketing Niche a Giant Scam?

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There are many internet marketing forums and each forum has its own personality. However, as diverse as these forums may be, there are always threads that indicate an underlying disappointment or disenchantment with internet marketing. Many people express doubt and skepticism regarding the internet marketing niche. Many people say that it’s just a scam. Many people say that it’s just a money-making  scheme for people who know a couple of things to trick people who are completely clueless.

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Picking out the Right Graphics for your Blog Post

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It really does boggle the mind that so many bloggers, it seems, seem to randomly pick a picture and post it at the top of their blog post. They think that this simple act will somehow, someway, make their blog more interesting. Whether you are looking to engage your blog readers better, or you are trying to reduce your bounce rate, you should not just randomly grab pictures that might be vaguely related to the topic of your blog post. You might want to spend a little bit more time and effort and analysis as to your choice of graphics.

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Increase your Instagram Engagement by 182%

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To those of us who have failed to master Instagram, it remains a mystery but if you’ve managed to come to terms with just how simple it is to turn the odd photo into a steady stream of traffic, leads and ultimately sales then good on you. Here, Neil Patel shows you just how easy it can be to increase your engagement by 182% on Instagram.

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An Interview with SEO Pro Jordan Kasteler

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Today I interviewed Jordan Kasteler, the Senior SEO Manager for the agency, Red Door Interactive. He has been involved in digital marketing since 2001, running SEO and content marketing programs in a variety of settings. He has worked in the non-profit sector, client-side, agency-side, entrepreneurial-side, and as an independent consultant for companies such as Overstock, BlueGlass, and PETA.

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How to use Twitter for Blog Carnival Coordination?

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One of the best ways to get backlinks from high quality blogs is through a blog carnival. Blog carnivals have been around forever, they’re nothing new, however, they still work and they still deliver high value links. Still, too many bloggers abused the blog carnival concept and it’s not uncommon to see really superficial and low quality blog carnivals. It has got to the point that simply joining an existing blog carnival will end up with you losing out. It has got to the point where joining a blog carnival coordinated by somebody else will lead to you getting a low quality links.

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Use Facebook Groups To Get More Backlinks

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If you are worried about your SEO footprint, you might want to be more creative in regards to where you find your backlinks. The reality is that as Google evolves and has become harder and harder to make a dent on search engine results with cheap links, by cheap links, I think you know exactly what I’m talking about.

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Stop Spamming Google Plus!

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Google Plus, among the major social networking platforms, gets more than its fair share of online traffic myths. One of the most pervasive myths regarding Google Plus communities is the fact that if you have a lot of Google Plus friends and people share your content in their circles, chances are, Google will send more traffic your way. In other words, according to this myth, Google Plus has search engine benefits.

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The Top Ten Reasons Why Most Video Sales Pages Fail

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I have been studying video sales page failures for quite some time now, that there’s really only one way to cover everything I have learnt: A top ten list. So, make no mistake about it, I am not over promising with my title. I am going to give you the top ten reasons, based on my research, why video sales pages fail. I am also going to go deep into each reason, unlike the usual top ten articles that throw up a quick list and leave it at that.

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The Biggest Secret you Need to Know about Solo Ads

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Solo ads are one of the most hyped means of getting traffic. If you go to an online marketing forum, affiliate forum, or a webmaster forum, solo ads are talked to the high heavens. People praise solo ads for their ease and effectiveness. They keep repeating the mantra of solo ads as a powerful traffic option. There are many ebooks written talking about the advantages that you get if you use solo ads. It would almost seem that there’s some sort of an online cult surrounding solo ads. People talk about it like it’s the best thing in sliced bread. The reality is that if you believe this hype, you are probably going to lose money.

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How To Get Rare Keywords

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Make no mistake about it. If you want to dominate the search engine optimization game for your niche, you need to get serious about key words. Your key words are like the addresses that search engines use to find your content. You have to be at the right address. You have to configure your address correctly. Otherwise, you are not going to get much traffic from search engines.

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