4 Action Steps to Begin Learning Copywriting Immediately

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“It’s not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.”

~ Bruce Lee

No matter what endeavor you go into in life, you’ll never go too far if you’re a wandering generality.  One of my biggest pet peeves as a teacher is to listen to a parent ramble on to me about all of the activities their child is involved in.

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6 Bazinga! Headline Writing Habits That’ll Make You Filthy Rich

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If you don’t think a few simple words in a title or a headline can influence people, just ask Samuel L. Jackson.

Believe it or not, the famous star once signed a movie contract without reading the script at all.  He just read the title and signed on.

Jackson thought the title was so funny and outrageous at the same time, he just had to star in it.

The title of the movie?

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What I Learned From Watching 50 Email List Building Videos

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Note: Make sure you stick with this post to the end, because I’m going hand you an email grabbing strategy that solid marketers are using to drive their capture rates way up.   So please, read this entire post to the end!

I decided to conduct a test with myself and see if there were any new ideas under the sun when it came to building an email list.

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How a Crazy Copywriter Made Me Eat My Shorts!

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Just a typical example of Ben Settle’s homespun wisdom

Mark Elmo Ellis – Get more out of this site here.

I know that’s a pretty wild title, but you should see the stuff Ben Settle sends me.

I have to admit, even though his emails are edgy, quirky and sometimes annoying, I do enjoy reading his messages more than anyone else’s.

For one thing, not only does he dish out all sorts of great copywriting wisdom, but he’s kinda funny…or crazy. (I’m really not sure which at this point.)

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Why Your Accounting Firm’s Advertising Copy Stinks

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I can perform a pretty cool trick that I like to show to clients, prospects, and fellow copywriters. I tell them that I can get on the Internet and within 5 seconds take them to a site where the home page copy will really stink.

You want to know the secret to this trick?

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Autopsy of a Sales Letter Part II

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This is Part II of an in – depth analysis of a sales letter I received a few weeks ago from Forbes Magazine.  To read Part I go to this post: Autopsy of a Sales Letter Part I

Where’s the Evidence?

Most sales letters usually have some sort of evidence in them to prove they can do what they are saying they can do. You will normally see all sorts of testimonials in them from happy customers and clients that reinforce the claims are being made.  However, in the Forbes sales letter there aren’t any. Continue reading

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How Blog Commenting Rapidly Increased Traffic to My Site

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One of the best ways to get targeted online traffic to your site or blog is to comment on other blogs.

The reason why it’s so targeted is because you’re commenting and displaying your thoughts and expertise on blogs that are relevant to your niche.

If you’re writing excellent comments on a relevant blog, then the links that you leave will probably get traffic that is looking for something you have to offer.  So, the traffic you receive from commenting on blogs will be very targeted. Continue reading

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4 Easy Ways to Make Money With Your Blog – In No Time!

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If you’re a person that’s blogging for pure fun, writing random poetry, or using a blog platform for a diary, you’re not going be interested in this post.

Most people I’ve talked to want to know how to use a blog to make money, or if you can actually make money with your blog. Continue reading

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How to Easily Create a Blog in 7 Steps

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This is Part 5 in a series on how to start and write blog posts based on the art from a copywriters perspective. 

In this post, I’m going to show you how to set up a blog and get all of the technical stuff out of the way.  The goal of this post is to dissolve any fears you may have in setting up a blog and getting started blogging.’

I hope that this post will help you create a blog of your dreams and a business that you can make good money with. Continue reading

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