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Old 9th April 2008, 12:19 PM   #21
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Amir - I agree with Torka completely. When I started out, I did not have access to the domain it was not in house and honestly it was a mess, we are not rebuilding it. For my purpose it was to get the main site noticed, and by linking in with keyword rich content and anchor text, it has slowly helped. It's not a fast process by any means..

But success story - the blog has brought in a great sales lead in the last two days.. I am hoping that it will go the distance and hear the cha-ching!

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Old 9th April 2008, 04:03 PM   #22
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that's great, sdk. I hope it works out well. And thanks, Torka for your input - that makes a lot of sense. Once again, it's all about quality.

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Old 22nd April 2008, 06:57 AM   #23
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Originally Posted by simonr View Post
It's not just for getting hits and so on... (well not necessarily )... we use ours not so much for getting traffic, or SEO etc. but rather for giving our potential clients a feel for what we're like and what we're about. That way, as-when-if they contact us they're much more likely to be 'warm'.

Great advice

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Old 4th June 2008, 03:53 AM   #24

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If you're researching the market, I don't think creating your own domain would be good idea. Why don't you use sites that will get you instant traffic, like tumblr, weebly and so on?

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