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6 Ways to Make International Communication Easier

We are lucky enough to live in a world that makes communicating with people millions of miles away not only possible, but accessible to everyone. Many people may not realize that this type of communication can not only be available to them, but can also be simple for them to use. No matter who a person is trying to communicate with, connecting internationally does have some common road blocks.... ❯❯❯

Google AdWords Keyword Tool

I haven't used Google's AdWords Keyword Tool that much, mainly because I'm not an active AdWord user. However, I just learned that this tool can help to know what Google thinks your website is about. Below is the URL of that tool: https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal With this tool, you can type in the URL of your web page and click on "Get keyword ideas". The result is what... ❯❯❯

How to Get Instant Targeted Traffic Without Paying For It

Traffic is the life-blood of your Internet business. No traffic, no business. So how do you get traffic? With joint ventures and affiliates you're relying on someone else to get you the traffic. Your business (and the size of your bank account) is in their hands. With hocus pocus SEO techniques, you've got to stay a step ahead of the search engines. Good luck. With pay-per-click, you're... ❯❯❯

eBook Review: Confessions of a Lazy Super Affiliate

Recently I read an eBook on affiliate marketing, called Confessions of a Lazy Super Affiliate. After I have read it, I think it's a non-B.S. book and worth the money (only $29.95). Without giving away too much (otherwise the author might get angry), let me tell you a little bit about this book. I'd say Confessions of a Lazy Super-Affiliate is a pretty down-to-earth book. It's not for beginner,... ❯❯❯

Keyword Elite Review

Keyword Elite is a software created by SEO and Internet marketing guru Brad Callen. Keyword Elite can be used to generate thousands of keywords in seconds. Key features include: - Easily generate keyword lists of over 10,000 keywords in a few short minutes. - Allows you to find profitable, high paying Adsense keywords - Analyzes your PPC competition to find exactly which keywords are making... ❯❯❯

Google Analytics: Free

"Google Analytics tells you everything you want to know about how your visitors found you and how they interact with your site. You'll be able to focus your marketing resources on campaigns and initiatives that deliver ROI, and improve your site to convert more visitors.." ... and it's free :) ... ❯❯❯

Expired Domain Express: A Tool to Find Expired Domain Names

Expired domain names can bring traffic to you. Some expired domains might have already have a hight PR or been listed on Yahoo Diretory or DMoz and it might even bring clicks to you. Finding a good expired domain name and purchasing it could be very valuable to your online business. Although each week thousands of domain names expire and become available, it's not easy to find good expired... ❯❯❯

An on-line tool fo find link exchange partners

Found a good on-line tool for link building. Type in a keyword and it will find websites to build your links. Check it out: http://seopen.com/seopen-tools/link-development-tool.php ... ❯❯❯

Google Sitemaps Tools

I've been trying to use the Google Sitemaps today. First I tried to install the scripts recommanded by Google but found it was kinda too complicated and gave it up (also because it needs to be run from the command line and I don't have SSH access to some of my website servers). Then I started reading postings in the Google Sitemaps Group, trying to find some easy-to-use 3rd party tools to create... ❯❯❯

eBook Review: Google AdWords 123

There are a few eBooks on Google Adwords on the market, but I found Google AdWords 123 (by Greg Heslin) is really worth reading. I bought this book online and finished reading it in half day. I think and key strength of Google AdWords 123 is that the author has taken a non-BS step-by-step approach in writing this book. The steps are very clear and well-organized such that everybody can easily... ❯❯❯

Google Sitemaps

Google recently launched a new program called Google Sitemaps. This program (free, currently still in Beta) is designed to help website owners to get their website pages get crawled by google. If you want to take advantage of Google Sitemaps, you need to place a Sitemap-formatted file on your webserver. By doing so you enable Google's crawlers to find out what pages are present and which have... ❯❯❯

Click Ad Equalizer Review

Click Ad Equalizer is cutting-edge, state-of-the-art software that can give you the advantage you need to make your affiliate programs and keyword advertising soar to new levels. No other software has been able to replicate or provide the same menu of services and features that are offered by Click Ad Equalizer. Whether you already sell something online, or just looking to start, you owe it to... ❯❯❯

SEO Elite Review

Is it really possible to achieve a number one position in search engines using SEO Elite? "Yes!" says Brad Callen, SEO Consultant & Internet Marketer and creator of this revolutionary software. " SEO Elite is NOT another costly search engine optimization (SEO) service, outdated search engine 'how-to' program, or complex software that uses illegal or unethical tricks to gain top search engine... ❯❯❯