What is ‘Y Ddraig Goch’ - the Welsh red dragon?
The red Dragon was introduced to Britain during Roman times. It is possible that the Romans learned of the dragon from the Persians. Initially the ‘draco’ was used as a standard by the Roman army but over time it was adopted by the Welsh people as...
Why is Media Bias an Issue?
Most of us have grown up in a society where we felt fortunate to live in a democracy where free speech was one of our basic rights. We also believed that "news" was delivered to us in a factual manner - with both sides of any story equally...
Link Popularity Explained and How To Build Links
Link popularity is the single most influential factor for determining how well a web site will perform in search engine rankings. A web site's link popularity is computed from the number and more importantly, the quality of links pointing to a...
8 Tips to Increase Response in Email
Opt in email marketing is no different than normal direct marketing in that small simple changes will increase your response and success. These tips will help with both plain text and html email:
1. Personalize- "A persons name is still the...
I was all set to write an article predicting the future of search engines, when Yahoo dropped Google and replaced it with its own engine. Now that's big news. In less than twenty-four hours, Google went from about 79% of the market share to...
To Link OR Not To Link...?
To Link OR Not To Link...?
by Ed Duvall
Sometimes it's hard to tell a good idea online from a bad one.
Take for instance the idea of search engines adding in the factor of link popularity to their relevancy ratings. Sounded great at...
Your Results for Email Advertising Marketing is below:
Time Management Tips for Solo Entrepreneurs
Does it seem like everyone and everything is vying for your attention all at once? It can be hard for solo entrepreneurs to know what to do first, let alone try to find the time to get caught up. Here are some time management tips that will help...
How To Realistically Set Your Fees - Part 2
Effect of Expenses The last article examined how to calculate your realistic billable hours. If you remember, we arrived at approximately 1100 hours in a year. To earn our mythical $46,000 per year, you needed to bill at a rate of $42 per...
Survival Tips For Small Businesses
You may be in Mail Order, Direct Mail or you may be a local merchant with 150 employees; whichever, however or whatever you’ve got to know how is to keep your business alive during economic recessions. Anytime the cash flow in a business, large...
Ten Ways Your Chamber of Commerce Can Help Your Crafts Business Grow
Joining your area's Chamber of Commerce can be a smart move for your jewelry or craft business. Because businesses that participate in this group promote each other and work together, your own business can grow and prosper quickly. Here are just a...
Payday loan: A Complete overview
From different surveys, it is seen that the number of customers taking payday loan as well as payday lending companies are increasing frequently. If you are a person taking the payday loan for the first time or want to gather information regarding...
Marketing Success Defined
How do you personally define success? High income? Substantial net worth? A fine home? Peer recognition?
On a personal basis, there are likely almost as many definitions of success as there are people in the world.
In marketing, though,...
Using A Simple Idea to Target Your Audience
A wonderfully easy and free concept that many people seem to overlook during their online marketing career is the survey. If you are looking for programs to promote or ideas for articles, you really need not look much further than your own opt...
Maximize Your Profits Using Pay Per Click Advertising
You've heard it said a thousand times before... "one of the
most efficient and low cost methods of driving targeted
traffic to your website is with pay per click advertising".
But is advertising on pay per click search engines really...
Yellow Page Advertisers: Your Calls are Going to Decrease -Here's the Remedy
Response rates to Yellow Page advertising are declining
There's no getting around it, traditional Yellow Pages are in trouble. Fewer people use them every year. Even the best- pulling ad in the section isn't getting the number of callers or...