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How did you start out in IM?

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by blackma, Feb 22, 2010.

  1. blackma

    blackma Power Member

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    Hey was just thinking back to when I started out in IM; e-whoring among other stuff.

    I was just wondering what you guys did when you first started out?

    How long did it take you to start making a living?:)
     
  2. toxtom

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    Clicking on Buxs!
    ~1year to start making a living
     
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    HoNeYBiRD Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    ewhoring, what else?! if you believe me or not, i started making a livin on my very first day
     
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    tacopalypse Executive VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    the first IM business model i heard about was product launches.

    eventually i realized that was a little too complicated for a complete noob lol.

    then i got into affiliate marketing and that's where i made my first online monies. :)

    took 2 months to make enough consistent income to live off of.
     
  5. brchcar1445

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    Ha, believe it or not I started by doing paid surveys... I signed up with a free survey site and wasted about a week of my life filling out profiles to get surveys. Made overall like 3 bucks.

    It inspired me to do more research on how to make money online. I found the Rich Jerk and bought it. I owe most of my intro knowledge to the RJ forums. It was nice there because it was a paid forum and many of the people there were really loyal. I learned a lot there but eventually that forum kinda died and I came here. This has been the best forum I have ever visited but I do miss the smaller tighter group of RJ forums.
     
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    ballerz4life Junior Member

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    I have been in network marketing since 1994 and I needed a way to be able to market our companies products and opportunity to the masses, especially when most of the companies started going global.

    I started out mostly doing article marketing using the company name as my keyword to rank for. It made me look like the authority and really helped my recruiting skyrocket!
     
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    'buying' mortgage notes, if you could call it that. :D after i made a whopping $570. in real estate (after a mere 8 months) someone asked me about insurance and the rest is history.
     
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    you got me thinking I haven't done much IM at all, I've been doing graphics for people lol
     
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    sachin55555 Newbie

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    i m very keen to learn about all offervault cpa site but still noob didnt earn single cent
     
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    Well, in my case, I did paid to post/ paid to blog. AssociatedContent, etc and things rolled off the bat from there.

    I still don't make enough to quit my day job but good enough thus far. It's been at least 6 months since I started out. I ended up actually buying a one month membership with Wealthy Affiliate, but, really, I found more useful information on forums like this one where everything is just cut to the chase and there are a lot less run arounds. There's also more updated info on these types of free forums.