Monthly Archives: November 2017

3 email marketing strategies you can ethically steal

Now that we've used an entire bottle of bleach to scrub away all those dirty feelings from Black Friday and Cyber Monday, what have we learnt? Yes, we've learnt that drinking rum while browsing Amazon on Black Friday is dangerous for the bank account and can only lead to sorrow the next day. But man, [...]

3 email marketing strategies you can ethically steal 2017-11-30T19:30:11+00:00

What is neuromarketing and why should you care?

Neuromarketing sounds like one of those buzzwords marketers like to throw around, but it's actually a real science. And although it's a new area of marketing, it's fairly important stuff. Plus, we need all the help we can get, right? Neuromarketing looks at how the brain responds to certain stimuli, like images and sounds. The [...]

What is neuromarketing and why should you care? 2017-11-29T22:07:54+00:00

3 easy ways to future-proof your website

It's no secret that our websites need to work on mobile devices, right? And you might have a nice website theme. It might be responsive and look awesome. But is that enough? This is dominating my thoughts because I just read a report that said Home Depot's website received more mobile traffic than desktop. And [...]

3 easy ways to future-proof your website 2017-11-29T16:34:04+00:00

3 content creation tips for info-marketers

This morning I saw a headline that said Apple will invest $4.2 billion into creating original content by 2022. And that got me thinking. Sure, Apple wants to go up against Netflix and Amazon, and that all seems a million miles away from the kind of info-marketing that our businesses are founded upon. But the [...]

3 content creation tips for info-marketers 2017-11-28T00:03:10+00:00

How I got 1,200 website visitors with 1 simple blog post

Recently I decided to do a blog traffic challenge to see how many visitors I can drive to a brand new blog. Here's the video that explains it. So I've been publishing updates on Youtube and sharing my results. But in today's video I hit a massive milestone; 1,000+ visitors in 24 hours. And I [...]

How I got 1,200 website visitors with 1 simple blog post 2017-11-28T01:24:47+00:00

How to succeed when you feel like quitting

Last night I was surfing Youtube and stumbled across something from Tim Schmoyer that resinated with me. It was a video about how to push through those hard times when you feel like giving up on a project. It's an idea that comes from a book called The Dip, by Seth Godin. Now, I've haven't read the [...]

How to succeed when you feel like quitting 2017-11-23T17:43:02+00:00

How to generate content ideas for your blog

Right now, this blog post is part of a 90 day challenge to publish at least one piece of content every day. I've decided to either publish a blog post or a Youtube video, in the hope that if I miss one I can at least produce something everyday. The last time I attempted anything [...]

How to generate content ideas for your blog 2017-11-22T20:33:19+00:00

3 Free SEO tools to boost your ranking

There's a reason why I don't publish much SEO stuff on Profit Copilot. I think it's a lousy way to build a business, because you don't have much control over the outcome. You're dependant on Google, Yahoo, or Bing to show you some love. I'll rant more about that another time. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cI6-pokSdyg Ok, obviously SEO [...]

3 Free SEO tools to boost your ranking 2017-11-22T22:51:58+00:00

How to promote your Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals

Here's the take-away: If you want more profit from Black Friday, you gotta send your promotional emails on Thursday instead. Ouch. I know that cuts into the holiday festivities. So why should you send your promo's the day before Black Friday? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7dQ4XzFr-E According to new research from Constant Contact, open rates are higher the day [...]

How to promote your Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals 2017-11-21T19:45:25+00:00