Running an online business is a dream shared by many entrepreneurs around the world. The internet offers a freedom that cannot be achieved in most offline businesses, often allowing you to structure operations around your lifestyle. There are, however, certain drawbacks that add to the difficulty of the online world, commonly leading to entrepreneurs quitting for safer routes. One way to help navigate these common problems is to join a mastermind group.
A mastermind is typically a select group of business owners sharing common goals. A mastermind could be solely an online group, although it is common for entrepreneurs to meet in person to discuss opportunities, ideas, problems, and plans. What are the main reasons an online entrepreneur should consider joining a mastermind?
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While it is possible to run a solo venture, finding a business partner can often make the difference between success and failure. A good partner will have...
Following our last release Adding detailed information from each and every visitor you are receiving, we started collecting OS and Browser information for ALL campaigns.
At this time the feature is undergoing testing and we are hoping to release it next week.
Coming soon, you will be able to see even more details on every visitor sent to your site. Under your Live Stats, in the "Analytics" tab, each visitor delivered in the last 30 days will show the Operating System (Windows, Mac, Linux, etc.), and the Browser (Firefox, Chrome, IE, Safari, etc.).
As we just started collecting this data for each visitor sent, once the new feature is released you will be able to see the detailed information for the traffic delivered since Today.
Lack of sales is one of the top frustrations for online merchants. Peruse the user forums of any ecommerce platform and you will find query after query regarding poorly performing websites. Choosing a product line and creating an online business website is the easy part; attracting customers and getting them to buy is the real challenge for ecommerce merchants.
It doesn't have to be this frustrating. You don't have to accept that poor conversion rates are just a natural part of being an online merchant. You can take charge of the future of your business and build a profitable company. The same factors affect customer conversions regardless of business niche. Understanding which website components are causing your conversions to be lackluster allows you to fix persistent problems and boost revenues. If you are tired of abandoned shopping carts and high bounce rates, following are the top ten reasons your ecommerce site isn't converting:
We are always trying to improve for our customers, that's why just released "Extra Detailed Information" to each visitor that has been send to your Website. Now you are able to see The connection type, the provider and the corresponding weather station (with an additional link to check the weather).
As FullTraffic has evolved, we are now able to display any information about each and every IPv4 and IPv6 (which we started supporting a week ago). We decided to start with those details...
What else would you like to know about your visitors? Browser? UA? Device? Calling Code?
Let us know in the comments!
Increasing the amount of traffic to your website boosts the number of potential customers and maximizes your visibility, making it an important part of any marketing strategy. While paid advertisements can help drive traffic to your site, they can prove costly and are not always effective at bringing in the right kind of visitor. Whether you use paid advertisements or not, you can boost your marketing efforts with these six essential tips to increase traffic to your website.
Social media platforms always top the list of free ways to generate website traffic. The major social networks, such as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn, provide businesses with free access to millions of active users all around the world. Other social networks, such as Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram, are often overlooked by businesses, but it's worth experimenting to find the best platform to suit your marketing style.
Many businesses have stopped...
Today's largely consumer-driven marketplace demands more than ever before that brands be transparent in what they do. Since anyone now has the ability to leave feedback on social media or consumer opinion websites, unscrupulous marketers are at a much greater risk of being exposed. Nonetheless, one only has to take a peek inside their spam email folders to realize that there are perhaps more unethical than ethical marketers out there. In other words, there's no shortage of people trying to make a quick fortune without giving a second thought to the longer term.
Many spammers are affiliate marketers that the original product vendor has failed to keep control over. Others are vendors themselves trying to peddle a junk product, typically of the digital kind. There's no doubt that unethical marketing works, otherwise they wouldn't be so widespread. However, for businesses that intend to be anything more than a passing distraction, a sustainable and ethical marketing...
With fierce competition only a click away, your e-commerce website must provide an impeccable user experience if it wants to have any hope of holding onto its place in the market. However, even if your digital marketing efforts are drawing in more traffic to your website than you ever hoped for, it's all for nought if your bounce rate is high or people are abandoning their shopping carts in droves. Likewise, even if you have the best prices in your industry, a poor user experience will turn many customers away. A successful e-commerce website relies on a clearly defined customer journey, which is complemented by the following features:
1. Mobile-Friendly Design
Consumers are more likely than ever to find your website while browsing from a smartphone or tablet, and making purchases using mobile devices is also becoming increasingly common. Additionally, a recent algorithm update by Google favors mobile-friendly websites in search results delivered on mobile...
Search engine optimization (SEO) remains an obsession for many digital marketers, because it promises to improve your website and increase its exposure in Google. However, using the wrong tactics or prioritizing SEO over your human visitors is invariably counterproductive, instead harming your brand's image and decreasing your visibility in the search results.
As the search engine crawlers continue to evolve, traditional SEO becomes ever more meaningless. It's no longer just about keywords and link building, and responsible, sustainable SEO has never been about trying to manipulate the search engine results in your favor. It is about providing an excellent user experience and ensuring that the search engines can easily read and navigate your website.
Following are four of the defining characteristics of any website that should rank highly in Google:
1 - Relevant Content
Realizing that people don't want to be bombarded with things like results for...