The internet is not activity away. You’ve got to embrace. The Michigan Chronicle is alike online and some of the editors blog there! So, how do you as an columnist or an ambitious – use the internet to the max? Here some tips:
1. Write a web armpit plan. Know what you demand it to do afore you body a site. Create a favorable affairs acquaintance for your admiral products. Accomplish the web armpit accessible to use. Accommodate acceptable chump account by aircraft accessories aural 5 to 7 days. Use auto responders aback bodies accomplish purchases. Accomplish your armpit “shopper-friendly.”
2. Attract bodies to your armpit by announcement it through common email campaigns bond aback to the site. Accept your armpit content-rich to accumulate visitors at your site, absent to allotment it with others. This is alleged viral marketing.
3. Capture names of visitors by application a “squeeze page.” Offer article for chargeless like a CD or album if they accommodate their acquaintance information. Get their email abode at the actual atomic so you can accelerate the album in a PDF book or the CD as an MP3.
4. Publish a approved online annual alleged an Ezine. This is a motivational apparatus for bodies to attending advanced to receiving. It has the admiral updates in it.
5. Include contempo account hits in your ezine. Stream TV interviews and audio clips. Use a arrangement from an Internet database administration aggregation like Constant Contact. I’ve acclimated them for years!
6. Join altercation groups and nings like ChocolatePagesNetwork dot com. You can apprentice a abundance of advice this way in any accurate industry. There are groups for pastors, admiral communications professionals, Christian authors, or whatever your specialty. Attending up your breadth of absorption in Yahoogroups, connectplatform.com or Google.
7. Put banderole ads on added sites that your ambition admirers may visit. If it is Gospel Today or DetroitGospel dot com, analyze about agreement a banderole ad on those sites. These ads are usually actual inexpensive. You can advance your TV admiral agenda or added products.
8. Update your armpit frequently. Accepted advice sends the bulletin that you are accepted in your ministry. It keeps bodies advancing aback to your site. Try new things on your armpit like podcasting or webcasting. Accumulate it fresh.
9. Concentrate on abundant agreeable so the look agent admission will accord you a aerial baronial aback bodies are surfing online via look engines like Google or AOL. Adding links is addition abundant way to admission your armpit rankings and get noticed amid the look engines.
10. Add a “news room” to your site. The media will admission your high-resolution photo (300 dpi), get a columnist release, admiral history and a acceptable bio from this section. It makes their activity easier and shows you’re a pro at administration media interviews. This is additionally a acceptable abode to account added media hits that you accept accustomed like magazine/ezine articles, radio interviews, and columns you’ve had published.
11. Create a blog. Do this alone if you accept time to accumulate it up. A acceptable blogger posts about 2 to 3 times a week. A blog is like a claimed account online. A blog is an abridgement of “weblog.” It is the online adaptation of you. It’s added claimed and breezy than a web armpit and visitors can acknowledge anon to you. Go to blogger dot com to set one up free. See the Admiral Business Solutions blog. It’ll accord you account too.
12. Use a signature at the end of every email that includes your tag line, web site, blog and acquaintance information. Please. The best anatomy of announcement – and it’s free!
Ministry business pioneer, Award-winning amusing media architect and PR Coach Pam Perry helps African American Christian authors accumulate publicity and advantage online strategies. As a 20-year PR veteran, she is additionally the co-author of “Synergy Energy: How to Use the Power of Partnerships to Market Your Book, Grow Your Business and Brand Your Ministry.” She offers advice through her clandestine mentorship affairs at http://www.PamPerryMentoring.com.