Get over it! If you run any type of business, you're going to
Even if your product or service is a unique one, soon you'll
have copycat products start surfacing. Competition is therefore
just a fact of business life and one of the 'virtues' of living
in a capitalistic society.
Now that you are over it, let's examine some ways in which you
can hit your competition without marginalizing your prospects.
Your choices are about the same as a politician's with regard to
beating his ...Read the rest of this post »
The more I use Wordpress, the more I love it. It has 2 very
important features that Blogger doesn't yet support.
Number 1, you can set up Wordpress to automatically ping all the
RSS and blog feed directories every time you make a post. This
is a very powerful feature if you want your blog to get a lot of
traffic right away. On top of that, you'll be quickly developing
backlinks to your blog almost automatically.
Think about how long it can take you to build a regular site,
get the search ...Read the rest of this post »
Many people who decide to make a living selling collectibles on
eBay soon fail. I meet them in the line at the post office. They
tell me they just quit their job in order to sell things full
time on eBay.
I ask them, "What are you doing to find more items to sell?"
Only the people who can answer this question last more than a
few weeks. The others soon run out of things to sell and just
I got started buying trains and toys when I was in grade school.
My dad and I collected toy trains ...Read the rest of this post »
Do you have a strategy that ensures your online business stands
out from the crowd?
If your answer to the above is NO then you need to address this
issue, because if you don’t, it is unlikely that your online
presence will even be noticed.
With there being so much competition in every field on the
internet it is essential that you offer your target market
something different than your competitors.
By distinguishing your product or service you immediately
position your business apart from ...Read the rest of this post »
Let's get something straight right out of the box. If you're
looking to buy a new digital camera, you don't really have to be
an expert in pixels and mega pixels and all that kind of stuff.
If you expect to find that kind of deep technical discussion
here, you're in the wrong place. Actually, there's a whole lot
of stuff you don't really need to know before tackling the
daunting task of choosing the right digital camera for you.
First of all, forget all the high-tech jargon. It's mostly a ...Read the rest of this post »