7 Ways to Be Extra Good to Your Subscribers

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Your email subscribers are one of the most valuable assets your business has. It pays to be good to them. We say that a lot, but what are some concrete ways to reward your subscribers for their time and attention? Here are a few ideas on how to do exactly that.

1) Add content to your email updates that’s not available anywhere else.

This is one of the best ways to encourage people to sign up for your email newsletter. World-class marketers like Chris Brogan and Marie Forleo use it on their websites and everywhere else in their marketing.

Chris refers to the exclusive content in his emails as his “best work”.


Marie closes her videos by saying “if you want even more great resources to create a business and life that you love, plus some personal insights from me th…

Five ways to boost your start-up business idea

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I have fun helping start-ups and after years of seeing plans and pitches, I am starting to see some common mistakes emerge.

If you want to build a hedge of protection around your baby and make it soar, spend some time thinking about how well your new business is prepared to handle these issues. Here are five ways to boost your start-up business idea:

1) Are you easy to copy?

If your idea depends on massive scale (especially if it’s digital), what’s keeping somebody from stealing it and scaling it faster than you? Do you own a patent? Do you have the resources and financing to fend off the attack? If not, this is a BIG red flag.

Being bought — a good end game. Being copied by a tech giant and crushed? Not a good thing. How are you going to sustain your idea?

Can you patent yo…

MLM Tips: What to do if you Hate your Upline

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mlm tipsShould be some helpful MLM tips in here for you if you have ever struggled with your upline.

I hope you have an awesome upline but just in case you don’t…

MLM Tips for those with a Bad Upline

What NOT to do is to not produce because you don’t want to make them any money. I know people that do that. I know people that say well I’m not going to work this business because I don’t want to make that damn up line any money.

It makes no sense.

“Let’s not make them any …

23 Tools and Tips for Social Media Marketers

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Do you need to streamline your daily social media tasks? Looking for tools to increase visibility? The right apps can make a world of difference in the life of a busy social media marketer. In this article you’ll discover 23 of the top tools and tips shared on the Social Media Marketing podcast. #1: BuzzSumo […]

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How your business can get the edge with video live-streaming

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There’s a lot happening on the video live-streaming front currently. So much so I think you can safely say it will build upon last year’s hype to become an entrenched bona fide social media trend in 2016. Let’s quickly recap on what technologies are out there currently, then we’ll look at how businesses and organisations can use live-streaming to […]

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Affiliate Summit West 2016 – The CB Black Event #ASW16

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There are many parties and events at Affiliate Summit. You would expect that since #ASW16 is hosted in a party city like Las Vegas. However, the most exclusive event at the show was the cb:Black Event.

Presented by Clickbooth, RevContent, and Thrive, the cb:Black Event is the hardest party to get an invite for. Only 100 invites are given out. It’s for VIP affiliates only. There are no networks, no advertisers, and no newbies allowed. Making the cut to get an invite is a goal for all Affiliate Summit attendees. The invite includes VIP limousine service to and from the party.

The cb: Black Event was held at the Paradise Tower Penthouse of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The room is exactly how you would imag…

Affiliate Summit West 2016 – What’s In My Laptop Bag? #ASW16

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Have you ever wondered what gadgets I bring with me when traveling to a show like Affiliate Summit West in Las Vegas? This video will tell you.

During our drive from Orange County to Las Vegas for #ASW16, I did a series of Driving with John Chow videos. One of them shows the contents of my laptop bag. The bag is the Everyday Messenger by Peak Designs. It’s one of the best laptop/camera bags I’ve ever used. It easily holds my Macbook Pro, Sony A7R II, three lens, GoPro, and every other piece of hardware I used to cover the show.


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Powerball Results 2016

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It’s Wednesday January 13, 2016 and here in the United States the Powerball frenzy is reaching its peak. What’s interesting is that it only reaches this level of mass hysteria when the Powerball grand prize reaches record levels as it has today: $1.3 billion dollars and growing.

There are some that call the Powerball lottery a national disgrace because it exploits despair and offers false hope for those who feel that a game of chance is the only way to become wealthy in this country.

The problem is people who spend the highest percentage of their income on lottery tickets are the same people who can least afford to gamble their money away. Most are a mere $500 medical bill or car repai…

3 ways marketers can bring CES into the real world

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Last week I had the opportunity to attend CES 2016 where I toured the show floor to get an understanding of the latest innovations in virtual reality, mixed reality, 3D-everything, artificial intelligence, the robotic smart home and more.  But for digital marketers what do the latest trends and innovations at CES really mean for your business?

Following CES I had the opportunity to sit down with Terry Brock to discuss what I saw at CES and what it means for digital marketing in the year ahead.  With the overwhelming amount of digital marketing technology available, Terry asked me to bring CES to the real world and discuss what’s working for digital marketers and what marketers should focus on this year.

The reality is that most marketers don’t have the luxury to incorporate the latest and greatest innovations, like virtual reality experiences, into their marketing plan. Still, one key theme that stood out through the products on display at CES was the increasing …

4 Irresistible Incentives for Your Sign Up Form That Aren’t eBooks

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When it comes to incentives for email sign up forms, ebooks are the go-to bait. They provide a great way to educate customers, and people love valuable freebies.

But if you’re not an experienced writer or don’t have an archive of blog posts to repurpose, the thought of writing 15 pages single-spaced as a means to grow your email list might leave you feeling a little queasy.

Fortunately, there are other content incentives you can give away to your email subscribers that won’t give you palpitations.

Just take a look at Henneke Duistermaat, a professional writer and freelancer who offers an educational email course to new subscribers who sign up to her email list:

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The course includes quick-read emails that are sent once a day that…