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Marketing my site with cpv?

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by raybeam, Jan 29, 2011.

  1. raybeam

    raybeam Newbie

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    I just set up my new web site, which I cannot link to, but I can PM the URL if anyone is interested..

    Have added it to web directories, doing forum profiles, and social bookmarking. Gonna have an article written and submitted soon.

    Do you guys think a campaign for $100 with directcpv.*o* would help my site get some sales or am I wasting my money? Cost for a RON campaign with them is 0.4 cents per view..

    Any kind of advice is appreciated, wouldn´t like to throw away $100, I´m in a situation where I need to start making money or end up on the street soon basically.
     
  2. doejohn

    doejohn Registered Member

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    I deal with CPV a lot and run of network is alot less targeted than a URL or Keyword campaign. RON is nice if you have a large budget, and you are able to hang in the game to see what works, because there will be a flood of traffic. It works well with larger markets such as biz opps, grants, insurance etc.. However, If you are on a tight budget then I suggest sticking with either url, or keyword campaigns. Be more specific with the keywords/urls you choose.. yes your traffic will be slow, but you will be able to stay a little longer and expand off of those results..

    Make sure you set up a tracking pixel to track EVERYTHING, This is going to be a key element for success.

    If you want, PM me and Ill let you in on my rotator that sets a pixel and tracks referrers. Maybe I can help, maybe not... it all depends on your market, how much traffic interest there is in the market, and what urls and keywords you use.

    I was going to try to start sort of a advertising co-op a few months back, but never followed through, but I would be glad to give you some advice in cpv.
     
  3. raybeam

    raybeam Newbie

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    Thanks for the advice. My site is called persuasivetechniquesreviews.i**o and I have a bunch of articles on the topic of persuasion as well as reviews on different clickbank products that offers courses on persuasive techniques. I find it an interesting subject, and it can be used both for good and bad, it´s really up to the moral of the customer how to use them.

    So I would have to choose my keywords wisely. I bought this site, it´s part of a pack, and there are several other copies out there, so I don´t even dream about ranking high on google with this site, so if cpv could give me something it would be awesome.

    I also register an adult domain, howtogetlaidtonight.i**o and I thought about having Adult Friend Finder affiliate offer there, and to promote it through youtube soft-porn videos with URL in the video and link in the description. BUT, seems like most money made on AFF is from the free signups, and that none really convert, so as you´re put on the %-program, you stop making money and can´t cash out, that´s what I´ve heard.. So I´ve applied for another CPA-offer for another dating site, which pays $4.5/free signup, and I plan to put that on my domain and do a juicyads campaign for that, together with youtube promotion as well.
    Got a recommendation on worlddatingpartners.c*m, but haven´t been able to find much said about them, anyone knows if they´re legit?

    Just bought a traffic selling site on Flippa as well. Will hopefully see tomorrow what it looks like and if it´s as good as promised.
     
  4. doejohn

    doejohn Registered Member

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    Yes, Nice looking site, but just keep in mind that if you are going to run that on a CPV network, you want ALL of your important info above the fold.

    The reason for this is because the networks have size dimensions for the pop. If your page is long, Directcpv will have scroll bars.. Thats not what we want.

    You probably have maybe 2-3 seconds to get the attention, before they move the mouse to the little x at top right. (campaign killer)

    So, the best size for a CPV page "normally" is about 700-750 pixels wide and 550-600 in height.

    Then, you can direct them to your page with a button... or better yet capture the email and market from there...

    also simple works much better with cpv just make sure you have a pretty strong headline, and benefits

    One question, why do you think this site would do poorly in search?
     
  5. true3000

    true3000 Regular Member

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    I sell Yahoo RON and BT and alot of my clients that purchase RON are unhappy with it. This may be in part because their expectations are higher than they should be. RON is cheaper but as someone else said, you need a hefty budget to make it work effectively.
     
  6. raybeam

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    OK. Might it be a good idea to do a screenshot of the main page, take it into photoshop, save it as an image in the dimensions you told me and use that image as a landing page. Make it clickable so that wherever the user clicks,they end up on my main page..

    Well, since there are 10 almost identical copies of this site on google, I imagine google wouldn´t give it very high status, am I wrong?
     
  7. doejohn

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    yep, you can make the page using photoshop. A suggestion would be to test several versions of pages. Doesn't have to be fancy, as a matter of fact, I have used just a headline a subhead, and some bullet points before on simple html page. If you already know what works in this market then you are ahead of the game, if not test a few and see how they do.

    about your site, I would think as long as your content was diff than the rest, and you gathered some decent backlinks, write a few articles and work it a little... It might not do too bad.
     
  8. raybeam

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    Thanks for the advice, very helpful. I´m hiring article writers to completely rewrite the articles on the site, will give me a bit of originality.

    About that other domain, howtogetlaidtonight.i**o, when I get a better CPA-offer to put there, do you think buying expired adult domains to connect there would be a bright idea?