The Ultimate Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Guide

This post is a finalist in our Ultimate Guides Contest. Show your support for this, or any of the finalists by commenting, sharing and joining the conversation! Are you still suffering from being ignored by Google and other search engines? Do you want to get higher rankings in Google in order to get a lot of traffic? Tell me if this sounds familiar: You have applied every piece of advice shared on all of the …

A $26,495.00 SEO Sales Letter Example – AND Swipe Copy

Surely with all the talk about Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube, no savvy business owner ever reads snail mail. You remember that stuff that used to be printed on real paper – yeah, the stuff that is made from trees – and then stuck into an envelope, addressed, a stamp licked and stuck in the top right corner. Hang on! Before I continue, let me clarify something. At Ugly Mug Marketing the vast majority of our …

How To Create Lead Generation Quizzes That Convert More Leads

Without blood to carry all the elements of life your body needs, you couldn’t survive. You would reach a point where you’re no more. In business, LEADS act as the lifeblood that carries the elements of success to each corner of your company. Without enough leads, your business will dry up and one day cease. It’s not to say lead generation is the most important part of your business. But without it, you wouldn’t have …

How to Build a Fool-Proof Customer Engagement Strategy

The most important aspect of business success is to LOVE your customers… right? Without your customers, you have no business. You need to not only provide them value but truly love them! It’s easy to say, but how many businesses actually do it? I’m sure you’ve been left on hold before, a long-term customer treated like a nobody. Maybe the massive conglomerates of the world don’t have to care about their customers. Maybe they can …

24 Divine Sales Funnel Software Choices: The Comprehensive Guide for Entrepreneurs

Software choices are tough. Today, we have a wide variety of software providers. These companies have to compete hard for your dollars, which means most of them offer decent products. And choosing between these products is difficult. You’ve put in the hard work of creating an authentic and ethical sales funnel, so now you need software to implement your funnel. But how do you choose? Sales are crucial to your business success. So you fear …

Outreach Marketing: The Complete Guide to Growing Your Business

EMAIL… you both love and hate it, am I right? As a marketer, you love it. You can connect with anyone, build new relationships and turn a lead into a customer. Everyone uses email, and most people spend a lot of time in their inbox. What an opportunity! Yet you’re not just a marketer, are you? You’re also a consumer… one of those people who spends far too much time in their inbox. Each day, …

How to Build a Lead Funnel That Skyrockets Your Business

Finding new prospects is hard. Turning those new prospects into satisfied customers is even harder. There are so many things to do. Running an online business is no joke! And if you’re doing it all alone, it becomes a Herculean task. You know you need to grow your business. Heck, you know if you don’t, there will be serious trouble — soon! But between all the tasks of running your business and finding new prospects, …

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5 Highly Effective Digital Marketing Strategy Examples That Will Inspire Your Own

You’ve heard all the hype about digital marketing and how it’s so great for your company.  But when you try to create a marketing strategy for your business, you have no idea where to begin. It’s true, designing a digital marketing strategy can seem like a daunting task. There are tons of approaches you could take, and countless marketing channels to choose from.  How can you possibly know which channel is best for your brand? …

How to Grow Your Blog: A Proven Roadmap to 10,000 Readers

How to Grow Your Blog: A Proven Roadmap to 10,000 Readers

Getting traffic to a new blog is hard work. Getting readers to a new blog is even harder. There’s a subtle difference here between “traffic” and “readers.” Getting traffic is easy. A lucky post on Reddit can potentially send you thousands of visitors in the span of a few hours. Or you can spend a few hundred dollars on ads and send hundreds of visitors to your site instantly. But traffic to a blog means …

How to Choose the Best Online Course Platform: 5 Steps to Find the Ideal Tool

Choosing an online learning platform is like online dating. All the prospects say they’re the best. They only show their best angles. And checking out their online profiles doesn’t guarantee a good match. It could take you months, even years, to find The Right One. And making the wrong choice has dire consequences. Pick the wrong learning management system or LMS for your online course, and not only do you end up wasting time and …