How I Went To Affiliate Summit East Last Year For $75 (TOTAL)

August 7, 2011 - 3 Comments

With Affiliate Summit East 2011 coming up in a few weeks I found myself in a similar position as most conferences I attend. Deep in the hole and no hotel room booked yet. With this year’s current expenses already well over $1,200 without a hotel I got to thinking about how awesome of a deal I got last year. So lets see what happened last year with all my various discounts and freebies. Transportation I […]

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Blam Ads! vs. Google Adsense Experiment

July 16, 2011 - 1 Comment

Like a lot of people that do marketing, I have my ways that work best for me. One of the few things that I don’t pretend to be good at is SEO. Bottom line I am too lazy to work at it, it bores me, and I’m too cheap to pay people to rank for me. However somewhere along my travels I was grinding on too much soda and was up late at night and […]

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Text 107316 to 73774 !!

July 11, 2011 - 2 Comments

Internet marketing community, lend me your unlimited texting plans! Ok…so don’t really ‘lend’ them to me but at least send a single test message “107316” (no quotes needed) to “73774” (once again no quotes needed). If you take the 5 seconds out of your day to do this you could very well help my wife’s dance studio receive a $10,000 grant from Pepsi. The text message doesn’t cost you anything, assuming you don’t have to […]

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An Email Server Admin’s Guide To Getting Your Mailing Lists Delivered

July 8, 2011 - 6 Comments

Although email marketing has never been my thing, I would like to some day really crank things up in that arena. I was reading a thread over on the IM Grind Forums about ‘Avoiding SPAM Filters’ with your email lists. It got me thinking that the majority of people probably don’t get to see some of the back end stuff that sets up rules for SPAM on large enterprise lists. So today is your lucky […]

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Who Else Is Signing Up For The Internet Marketing Grind?

July 1, 2011 - 8 Comments

Today the Internet Marketing Grind [aff link] opens up for users to sign up to their private forums. These private forums have kind of been a big thing the last 18 months or so as it seems a new one pops up each week. As someone who has a day job, I personally love forums because it is an area for me to lurk like crazy whenever I am bored. In addition though you get […]

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