5 Tips for Home Based Business Owners to Make More Money Online With Smart Marketing

Tip 1 – Marketing Plan

The most important thing you need to do is create a Marketing Plan, in this plan you should define what you expect from your marketing efforts. Set realistic goals and state the methods you’re going to use to achieve your goals. Take a pen and write down everything in a list form then complete those steps as you go.

Tip 2 – Where to Start Marketing

Now that you know exactly what your goals are you can start to create content to market to the internet users. It’s a wise idea to use social sites for your Marketing efforts, as this is the places where most people go to when online. I use places like YouTube.com, Facebook.com and Twitter.com. You Should consider content sites like Article directories as well.

Tip 3 – What to do and when?

ASAP, the trick is to do as much as you can as soon as you can. But the secret is to continually submit content as you go. You can create a time table to help you submit the content as you go. I submit 3-times a week. 3 different types of content at a time, (1-video, 1-article, 10 tweets)

Tip 4 – Targeted Traffic from Search Engines

No this is widely claimed to be a top secret, I do admit I’m no SEO Guru but here is something that I know works for Articles, You need your content to be SE friendly. This means you need a Title with your main keyword (the one you are targeting example; Dog Training) your title should have this type of look. (3 Tips for People with Dogs – Best Dog Training Methods that work fast) then the second thing is use the tag this is a heading bellow your main title. Have a look at the complete structure of this article.

Title (3 Tips for People with Dogs – Best Dog Training Methods that work fast)

Heading 1 (How to help dogs stay fit – you notice the keyword “dogs”)

Content (your main keywords should be mentioned at least twice here)

Heading 2 (How to treat a DOG and train him – Keyword; “Dog” “Training”)

Content (Mention only at least one keyword)

Footer (your name, slogan and your site link)

This makes it easy for search engines to go through your article and give it to people that’s searching for the same keywords as you Remember to use links in your content but do not use normal links this is the html code for a hidden link remove the + from the code <+a href=”your URL link here”>Dog Training Site<+/a>. You should use only two content links per article.

Now that you have this secret, try out this cool method: Let at least one content link point to your own Blog. This works for SEO.

Tip 5 – Videos that market

People like to go to YouTube and look for stuff, YouTube has become a video search engine. I suggest you create videos that are both entertaining and fun to watch. But remember it should be targeted at your Main Keywords. There’s a lot of good video editing tools online some are for free try to add music and if possible your own voice. It is useful to link to a video from your article this increases SEO.

Conclusion; Marketing doesn’t have to be hard or confusing, Use your Marketing to Target the main keywords and remember to point all your links in your articles to your own sites. There should be no more than 3 links in your articles. One pointing to your blog, one pointing to your free gift (list-building) and one to your offer (sales page).