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Forum: Newsletters and Email Marketing 11th September 2012, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,327
Posted By ActionableBiz
Yes, they normally do. But, also be sure that you...

Yes, they normally do. But, also be sure that you create plain text only versions of your emails too since most email clients block images anyway.
Forum: Newsletters and Email Marketing 10th September 2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,327
Posted By ActionableBiz
Yes. Here's why: 1. They take care of spam...

Yes. Here's why:

1. They take care of spam complaints and removing people from the list. Sometimes people who sign up for your list will mark it as "spam" even when you have their double opt in...
Forum: Small Business Conferences, Seminars & Webinars 10th September 2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,388
Posted By ActionableBiz
Hi Henry It is quite common to have some...

Hi Henry

It is quite common to have some portion of your attendees not show up. This can be because:
- they have an urgent meeting that just came up
- they forgot
- cannot figure out how to...
Forum: Local Marketing 19th August 2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,906
Posted By ActionableBiz
Hey there, You've done some good research...

Hey there,

You've done some good research that your target audience is most likely female etc. You asked what would I do if I were in your situation and here's where I would start:

- I would...
Forum: Local Marketing 19th August 2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,834
Posted By ActionableBiz
David, All of these are valid marketing...

David,

All of these are valid marketing options. The most important question you need to ask yourself is:


Who is my market
Where does my market hang out online


Once you know the...
Forum: Pay Per Click Advertising 19th August 2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,777
Posted By ActionableBiz
Good question and like Torka said, its more...

Good question and like Torka said, its more complicated than that. And, it really depends on what you're trying to get out of your campaign.

for example: if I was working on a campaign to raise...
Forum: Small Business Conferences, Seminars & Webinars 19th August 2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,885
Posted By ActionableBiz
Free Marketing Webinar: Make Your Marketing Effortless

Make Your Marketing Effortless!

Does the thought of marketing and selling make you want to pull your hair out?

Are you overwhelmed by Social Media, Direct Mailing, SEO, PPC and the likes?
...
Forum: Small Business Finance 27th July 2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,121
Posted By ActionableBiz
Hi there, I actually use Quickbooks. Would love...

Hi there, I actually use Quickbooks. Would love to test your app. Send me a message if you're still looking for beta testers
Forum: Success Stories and Profiles 27th July 2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,085
Posted By ActionableBiz
What a good question. I have probably made every...

What a good question. I have probably made every single mistake there's to make. In hindsight, here's what I'd say.

You definitely have to be very selective about the clients. Hire both for skills...
Forum: Search Engine Optimization 27th July 2012, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,043
Posted By ActionableBiz
What e-commerce software do you have? Some...

What e-commerce software do you have? Some e-commerce solutions like Magento have extensions/plugins to help you generate the sitemaps.
Forum: New Member Introductions 27th July 2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 881
Posted By ActionableBiz
Hi there! You sound really passionate about your...

Hi there! You sound really passionate about your photography business. Welcome to the forum. I absolutely love Hawaii. Such a gorgeous place. (A little jealous that you live there hahaha)
Forum: Local Marketing 27th July 2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,885
Posted By ActionableBiz
Great question. It depends like everyone else...

Great question. It depends like everyone else said on your target audience. Personally, yellowpages and chamber directories in my city and some of the cities nearby are important to me. The chamber...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 6th January 2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,262
Posted By ActionableBiz
Great list and great going! Now, another...

Great list and great going!

Now, another thing I'd add is:

Have a unique angle. You need a unique selling proposition for your blog too. There's millions of blogs out there, why does your blog...
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 6th January 2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,005
Posted By ActionableBiz
Ok, I found something. Its called e-member....

Ok, I found something. Its called e-member. Thought I'd put it up here in case someone else has the same question later.
Forum: Blogs and Blogging 3rd January 2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,005
Posted By ActionableBiz
Anybody Know Of A Wordpress Plugin For Limited Content Model?

I've been looking for a wordpress membership plugin for a limited content model concept without luck. Has anyone run into something that does the following?

- Allow guests to view X number of...
Forum: Website Development 13th December 2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,627
Posted By ActionableBiz
It's going to depend on what you're trying to...

It's going to depend on what you're trying to accomplish. W3C school is THE GOTO place but not always the best for beginners.

Now, if you're just looking to make html pages using a graphical...
Forum: Computer Hardware 13th December 2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,762
Posted By ActionableBiz
I think it's definitely an industry thing. I...

I think it's definitely an industry thing. I sometimes wear the headset when I'm presenting on any techy issues even if it is just setting up Wordpress or HTML basics.

It gives me the "geeky"...
Forum: General Online Marketing Information 13th December 2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,985
Posted By ActionableBiz
Frederick, What kinds of online marketing...

Frederick,

What kinds of online marketing training are you specifically looking for?

Shoemoney system is great for a focus on affiliate marketing but as you already know, online marketing means...
Forum: Small Business Conferences, Seminars & Webinars 13th December 2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,398
Posted By ActionableBiz
Make 2012 YOUR Year Of Business Success

Let's jump start your new year for business success!

Join my mentor Bob Prentice and myself for a 1 hour jam packed and fun session where we show you:


4 Steps to Achieve your goals


Jump...
Forum: General Small Business Issues 6th November 2011, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,842
Posted By ActionableBiz
That's a difficult question for sure! On one hand...

That's a difficult question for sure! On one hand you obviously want to maximize productivity and the other hand, there's respect and team dynamics to worry about.

Do you really want to track...
Forum: New Member Introductions 6th November 2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,260
Posted By ActionableBiz
Welcome Michael, It's nice to have you here!

Welcome Michael,

It's nice to have you here!
Forum: Copywriting 6th November 2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,702
Posted By ActionableBiz
Great question! I am probably the least...

Great question!

I am probably the least qualified person to answer your question because my writing sucks and I've been trying to improve it. (But hey, maybe that means I can share some of the...
Forum: New Member Introductions 31st August 2011, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,360
Posted By ActionableBiz
Great going! Congratulations for getting started....

Great going! Congratulations for getting started.

If this is a long term business I'd highly recommend using Quickbooks with inventory management plugin or custom template that exports to excel....
Forum: New Member Introductions 31st August 2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,242
Posted By ActionableBiz
Welcome fellow Canadian. I hope its bright and...

Welcome fellow Canadian. I hope its bright and sunny in Toronto. We're getting some nasty cold weather here in Calgary!
Forum: Marketplace 31st August 2011, 01:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,088
Posted By ActionableBiz
Thumbs up Barter: Web Hosting/Marketing For Writing/Web Design

I love bartering. Here's why:

It's a great way to meet other people AND get stuff done without spending cash.

I'm currently looking for someone with writing, public relations or web design...
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