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What Works for You!

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by BassTrackerBoats, Nov 10, 2011.

  1. BassTrackerBoats

    BassTrackerBoats Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    You know the IM industry is HUGE and some things work for you and some thinks do not.

    I don't do YT marketing, emailing, forum marketing... etc... they do not work for me... but I do make a nice buck from getting my sites ranked and earn from those sites passive income.

    What works for me will not necessarily work for you and visa versa.

    Think about what your skill sets are and exploit them and make money from those exploits as that is how IM works.

    Truth be told my skill sets are small but I work them to the max.

    Do the same... work your skill sets to the max!
     
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  2. marusia

    marusia Senior Member

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    Brokering works for me. I'm going to be buying some microniches soon, but other than that, I've never made a penny online unless I was selling a physical product. :-/
     
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  3. aStroke

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    I'm good at outsourcing SEO and sales calls and I definitely work those to my advantage. Great advice BTB.
     
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  4. BassTrackerBoats

    BassTrackerBoats Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Without specifics, what do you do to generate revenue?
    Please pass that on to the community.
     
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    Xyz01 Regular Member Premium Member

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    My current moneymaker are niche websites, make a good chunk of change from passive income (ads, etc). I make a bit off Amazon Affiliates as well, but I don't
    push it and only try and earn enough to cover the cost of a nice webserver without spending too much time.

    I'm going to start selling services soon, so should make a bit out of that.
     
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    transam7410 Power Member

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    I wish I could say what works for me. I'll just say the service industry combined with online marketing is fuckin nioce!
     
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  7. marusia

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    I could say what I do, but if I did, I would want it to be passed to the highest of the chain on here, as it is really a huge money maker with no investment, and hardly any time.

    Long story short, I find something wholesale, tack on some costs, and sell it to someone else. We've had one offer that would have netted us $5K for about 10 minutes worth of work. We've only been in business a week and have already generated a lot of interest through posting in the right places. :) That's without using any SEO or spam, whatsoever.
     
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    Building websites and ranking them works for me. I tried to look at YT, email and other stuff but that is not my taste.
     
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    For me, autoblogs --> Adsense Is the only real money maker that work for me.

    I recently started with some mini niches, also with adsense...

    I live of adsense
     
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    The golden rule is avoid getting sidetracked. IM is so huge that whenever you see something that looks profitable you get tempted.

    This happens to around 70% of internet marketers. Eventually they think they failed because they wanted to try all of the things at the same time and did not see results. They get sidetracked even before they finish the projects they started.

    Focus on something that works and scale it up. When you have mastered that skill, you can try something else.
     
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    I have a few ecommerce sites that rely solely on search engine traffic. Getting tired of being at the mercy of google, shift in 1 position causes a significant decline in sales. PPC campaigns haven't worked for me. I might try selling my products on ebay and amazon soon.

    I also have a few micro niche adsense sites.


    Cheers!
     
  12. ibmethatswhoib

    ibmethatswhoib Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    That was my biggest problem for a couple years, when I actually started focusing hard on one method I starting earning more and more.


     
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    Thanks for the motivation BTB sure will set my skills to max
     
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    I'm good at ranking sites. So, I am selling seo services. Services get you quick money. But they are only temporary. I just realized that few months before and building my own sites now.

    Social marketing and email dont work for me. To be clear, I didnt learn much in those.
     
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    crai.... wait nvm, i just lurk this forum all day. nothing works.
     
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    A good looking chick :)
     
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    currently adsense works for me. in terms of affiliate marketing, i only place the PPS ads on summer, cuz i'm in the weight loss niche, and that's when it's most profitable in my case
     
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    I try to dominate every single area of IM. I have an income from:

    * Youtube + CPA
    * Micro niche + Adsense
    * Authority site + Adsense + Clickbank
    * Amazon Associates
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    * Offline SEO

    Primary income is Adsense and my offline SEO business. Trying to get in to FB marketing at the moment.
     
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    I provide VA, SEO and programming services and get paid. I earned some through affiliate marketing but don't really have time to focus which is probably why I didn't earn much.