Use your existing social network. One great and effective way to start branching out and finding people to be on your list is by using the connections you already have in your social networks. For example, you can send out messages to your contacts in Facebook or MySpace, telling them about your new venture and if they would like to receive updates from you. Chances are, a lot of them will, as long as you give them the right approach and introduction.
A pretty site is no good to you unless it makes revenue and prospect. Hence ask them what they know about internet marketing and search engine optimization. It must be made sure that they are creating a site for you that meet your marketing and business goals.
Please DO NOT underestimate the simplicity of these methods, because from my experience and from many of the most successful marketers today, simple techniques like these when executed bring amazing results.
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Tiesto’s Club Life – I am a crazy fan of Mr Tiesto. Went to see him live in Greece this year. It was fantastic. He does a weekly podcast where he samples his music and other top DJ’s. It’s my favorite for sure.
But there are often times when its a good ideas to send out a direct mail piece to a list of your best customers, because there is just not that much competition for their snail mail box these days.
If you are unsuccessful finding an online marketing company this way, you can start your search on the Internet. However, it is a good time to caution you. Like in the real world, there are many scams out there. This is also true online. It is best to take some time (do the research) and find reputable companies that will help you drive traffic to your web site. A company that makes ridiculous or outrageous claims should be avoided at all costs. They may send only a trickle of traffic your way or none at all. In the end you might be held responsible for paying them for doing nothing for you. This happens more often than you might think.
37 Signals – This is a podcast from the people who created Base Camp, Camp Fire and Back Pack. They are super smart people who will teach you how to distill your business down to what works and eliminate what doesn’t.