Did you know that over 6 billion hours of video are watched each month on YouTube?
That’s close to an hour for every person on Earth!
And if that wasn’t enough, here are a few more eye-popping stats.
Tweet it! As an internet marketer, this means YouTube is WAY too big to ignore. Can you imagine having your videos viewed by thousands of hungry buyers in your niche, buyers who want your solution to help them solve their pain and struggles?
There’s just one problem.
Life isn’t fair.
That’s what your mama told you when you were a kid, and you’ve been dealing with it ever since.
Some people are born lucky. They were born with talent. Drive. Focus.
You read about them all the time.
This one made six figures in six months. You’ve been in business two years and haven’t made half that much.
That one wrote two posts and both of them went viral. You’ve written a hundred posts and you’re excited when your mom comments. Read More…
John Corcoran has been a politician, a speech writer, a lawyer, and an internet marketer. But despite these seemingly un-connected jobs, John’s always been great at building professional networks in his field.
In fact, John is one of the most interesting people we know. And today, he’s going to let us in on some of the secrets and strategies he uses to build solid and trustworthy relationships. If we’re lucky, he might even share a few interesting stories, including one about talking spaghetti Westerns with Bill Clinton!
Ready to network in a whole new way? All you have to do is click the play button below!
Podcast runtime: 21 min 44 seconds | Transcript
Today’s title – “How to Make Your Marketing Create More Sales” – might seem a little ambitious for a blog post. But truthfully, it’s not.
The question of how marketing works is really quite simple. Even the answer is relatively simple – on the surface, at least.
But most people have never seen the answer. They haven’t even seen the right question.
If you’re focusing on an overcomplicated question, such as, “How can I make my marketing grow my business?” you’re likely to get overwhelmed by the seemingly endless options.
But, when you know the right question and its answer, you’ll know why your business isn’t as successful as you’d like it to be.
So, let’s redefine the question and find the answer, so you won’t lose sales just because no marketing pro, training, or book enabled you see the forest from the trees.
Landing pages are curious creatures, aren’t they?
On the surface they seem very simple.
Look a little closer, and you’ll see that a good landing page design is a well oiled machine where every element has its own, specific function.
Most people already know the most common mistakes when it comes to landing pages: screwing up the headline, talking about features instead of benefits, using cheesy stock images.
You know, the basics.
Making mistakes like these is like dumping a bucketful of sand into your engine. It won’t take long until the whole thing comes to a screeching halt.
Then there’s another type of error. The sort of mistakes that might not seem significant at first. The sort of mistakes that will have you scratching your head wondering what’s wrong. The sort of mistakes that silently corrode your engine until it’s too late.