Four Tips to Protect Your WordPress Site

blog640 Four Tips to Protect Your Wordpress SiteIts Easy to Protect Your WordPress Website Against Security Breaches

If you have a WordPress site, it is very important that you take at least the basic steps to ensure you are secure from hackers. This isn’t really ‘news,’ after all this has been known for a long time, yet still many people do not stop and consider website security when they are creating their sites. They don’t do any reading on the topic because it’s too technical and just plain boring, and far too often people think it won’t happen to them. Therefore, they also don’t do anything to protect their blog or site. The good news is that in under 30 minutes you can improve your security and not spend a dime.

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Is Your WordPress Site Secure?

wpsecure114 Is Your Wordpress Site Secure?Making Sure Your WordPress is Securely Installed

The next thing you need to do is take care of security issues on your site. WordPress has a plugin called iThemes Security that lets you change certain WordPress features to make it more difficult for the hackers to gain access. Be sure to take advantage of this tool to give you the best chance at a secure WordPress site. [Read more...]

The Importance of Discouraging Product Review Readers

knowledge640 The Importance of Discouraging Product Review ReadersYou naturally want people to read your reviews and buy the product you’re recommending… but if this is your only focus, you’re doing your readers a disservice.  You see, it’s just as important to let them know which products won’t work for them as it is to introduce them to products that will.

Within the ideal affiliate marketer-list relationship, you are steering your readers through sharp and hazardous rocks… and they’re trusting you to land them safely ashore. Push your reader a little too hard, and she will climb into a life raft that isn’t the right fit for her – and when she suddenly finds herself slammed into a rock, her confidence in you is going to be shaken. She’s going to head off to the next boat, to see if it was any better than yours. [Read more...]

Starting an Affiliate Marketing Business

im096 Starting an Affiliate Marketing BusinessBusting The Myths and Bringing In the Truth

Affiliate marketing is a business that one can sell other people’s products and earn commissions from them. The sales are tracked through special links that are provided to the affiliate marketer which they place on their site to sell those items from. [Read more...]

Overview of Paying for Traffic

trafficrightway Overview of Paying for TrafficThe topic of paid traffic is large and can be confusing for anyone just starting out with it. While you may feel a little overwhelmed about how to go about using this traffic method it is not that difficult to learn. You definitely want to take the time to learn the basics of paid traffic and the various platforms that you can use to advertise.

There are many ways to use paid traffic and some of the most popular include using Google Adwords, Google Adsense, Banner advertising and making use of mobile marketing. [Read more...]

Improve Your Klout Score With These Tips

klout4u Improve Your Klout Score With These TipsAs you know Klout is a site that allows you to measure your social media influence. This is a neat tool which many online users enjoy using. Klout uses the major social networking sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google+ to measure and then publish your influence score for others to see.

Your Klout score is determined on a score from 1 to 100 and the site uses an average on your running score over a 90 day period. So how can you improve your Klout score? [Read more...]

Does Your Business Use Klout?

socialworld Does Your Business Use Klout?If you haven’t heard of Klout it is a website that ranks a person’s social media influence by using a scale of 1 to 100. The higher your number the higher you rank with influence when it comes to using social sites.

Klout takes information from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare and Instagram and assigns you a number.  All Twitter users are automatically assigned a score and you can improve this score by creating a specific Klout account. [Read more...]

How to Find Existing Hot Demand Products

business101 How to Find Existing Hot Demand ProductsEvery small business owner knows that competition is tough, but he or she may not be able to pinpoint exactly what changes are needed in order to get to the top. Conducting business as usual may no longer be sufficient. Investing in the technology that is now available can be a great help or a bank breaker. It seems that most small business and home based business are either starving (they don’t have enough technology) or they are obese (they have everything piece of new technology that comes down the pike). [Read more...]

Importance of List Building

newsletter102 Importance of List BuildingYou have probably heard countless marketers talk about how the money is in your list and the need of building one. But do you really see the value in this for your own business?

The best way to describe the importance of list building is by providing you with an example. Let’s say you are an affiliate marketer and someone who promotes a product for another person or company and receives a commission percentage. [Read more...]

How to Create and Use Squeeze Pages

im emailmkt jpg How to Create and Use Squeeze Pages A squeeze page is a dedicated page that entices someone to sign up for something. This could be a webinar, a free video or a gift such as a coupon, ebook or report. You can include any type of gift you like but it is best to offer something which is related to your business.

Before setting up your squeeze page you want to get your free offer or gift prepared. You can write this yourself, use a ghostwriter, or use a PLR product which you modify. Once you have this ready upload it to your website or deliver it through a service like Dropbox or Box.com. [Read more...]