Why Traffic Should Be Your Number One Priority
Whether you have a brick and mortar business, on an online business, traffic is your first and number one concern. Of course, there are other factors that determine the viability of your business. But if you cannot secure steady traffic, you don't have a business. Online marketing beginners often agonize over how to make their website look professional. They will work on them until they look like a work of art.Should I Sell Seasonal Products Online?
Selling products online is not easy, and you must have the right product line or else you will be stuck with inventory you don't want. If it is seasonal inventory, you'll have to wholesale it out at the end of the season or store it for next year, or try to sell it on the other side of the planet in the bottom half hemisphere where the seasons are backwards from here. Okay so let's talk because not too long ago this question came up while I was doing some consulting and it is a good question; Should I sell seasonal products online?Key Milestones of an Internet Marketer
Working on your online business might come across as a complex endeavor to beginners. In this article, I provide a snapshot of the milestones an internet marketer might go through. The first thing to do would be to create or identify a product or service that would be of interest to the intended target audience.No Age Restriction With Online Marketing
Have you ever been turned down for a job due to ageism, to young or too old. When I was about 45 I was told I was too old to become an insurance representative for their company. Now officially it doesn't happen, however do you ever feel you are not getting the truth when you are rejected?Benefits of Internet Marketing Over a Traditional Store
Traditional stores have been around for centuries. In today's world, the online environment allows you to be any place in the world (that has Internet capability). The online entrepreneur is able to capture the attention of people around the world. Your “store” will be open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. There will never be anyone who drives 45 minutes to an hour (or more) just to find out your store is “closed.” If you have a traditional store front, this article will help you to see the advantages of expanding “online” as well. If you are just starting out with your online business, this article will help you to realize the positive aspects of what you are beginning to build. If you have been online for awhile but your business seems to be stagnant, this article will help to spur some ideas that may get you up and running with sales again!Application of Big Data Intelligence
By now we have all seen the substantial impact of Big Data in helping organizations enhance their performance by converting raw or unstructured data into insightful data. Big Data gathers and analyzes customer requirements and then predicts the right product for the customer, which helps a business to acquire customers and also retain them by perfect product placement. Massive amounts of data are being generated daily from various digital sources. According to IDC the volume of data generated will grow to 44 zettabytes by 2020. Only a fraction of this generated data is useful for business organizations. So to stay in the marketing game new methods of managing massive amounts of data must be adopted. This is where Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its predictive application come in.How to Create an Internet Marketing Funnel
An Internet marketing funnel is a marketing strategy whereby you are constantly funneling new leads into your business, in the hopes of developing a sale and relationship with the user. A marketing funnel is often seen as an upside down pyramid. At the top, you lead potential clients to your website, in the middle you offer them valuable services if they sign up to your list, and at the end you convert them into customers. There are a number of processes that have to be working in order to ensure you capture leads, communicate properly to them and value your repeat customers. This article will tell you how to create an Internet marketing funnel.