On this page, you will find a list of websites that I recommend. I hope that they help you grow your profit, by helping you to reduce costs, or increase sales.
The Prudent Marketer blogger.com blog. For the latest tips, strategies and ideas from Steve and other leading marketing experts.
Conversion Rate Optimisation – Ever seen those websites where someone pops us and says how can I help. You can ask questions live, on the internet with a real live person. These are great for CRO (conversion rate optimisation), in other words getting more leads. Check this site out for a 30 days trial…
The LinkedIn Academy – Steve’s website which is dedicated to helping people use LinkedIn to grow their business. Join The LinkedIn Academy and get lots of free tips.
LinkedIn – The world’s leading social media website for business
Business Connections Live – A fantastic business TV channel on the Internet. They are live every Wednesday at 7pm. Check back issues for my interviews.
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This will tell you if your email and/or domain is getting blocked, or blacklisted anywhere?
Opal Flame – Customers of our audio marketing programmes are continually complimenting the amazing quality and clarity of the material. Robert always comes up trumps. I am always amazed at his intuition in putting together the best edits. He is more than a sound producer; he sees the bigger picture.
Smart Numbers – This is a fantastic resource for business who want to use different telephone numbers in order to track their marketing results.
Nightingale Conant – They sell fantastic marketing, management and personal development CD’s, DVD’s and other audio programmes. They normally offer a 30-day trial before you buy so if you don’t like the programme, you just return it to them.
Institute of Sales and Marketing Management – They run great seminars and the mag is also good. Worth looking at if you are in sales or marketing.
Word Tracker – The website provides a keyword search optimisation service.
SunZu – is an on-line networking club. Well worth checking out for your business.
Elance – A great website for sourcing services worldwide. Develop your own worldwide small business.
ClickBank – This website has products that you can sell on your website for a commission as an affiliate. Often commissions are in excess of 50% of the product
Fiverr – This is a great website with people offering to do things for you for $5!
A great website for finding experts to outsource your needs to.
SalesForce – The worlds leading CRM Software
Build A Brand – A site to get design done cheaply
oDesk – This website matches people with a job; build a flexible workforce based on skills, ratings, and reviews
Twilert – Provides you with alerts from Twitter. In other words, when someone uses words like “does anyone know someone who can help me to _____” it alerts you.
Klout – Gives you a score in terms of how well you are doing on social media
Echo Live Scribe – This site sells a pen that enables you to take meeting notes and upload them onto your computer. Then, with just a click of a button, it can turn your notes into typed text or a report.
Zip Shot Tripod – This website is where you can buy a great little tripod that folds away very small and is ideal for producing your YouTube videos
The FD Group – Looking for a great part time FD? Talk to Trevor Wilson at The FD Group
Solways Printers – If you are looking for top class printing, then Tim is your man at Solways Printers
Tony Robbins – Great for tips and advice on personal and business development
Blogger.com – Get a free blog. You blog to get onto the first page of Google. It is owned by Google and it is free. Very powerful!
Techsmith – On this website, you can buy Camtasia screen capture video production software & other products. Camtasia is well worth looking at if you are serious about video production
MailChimp – A website for cheap email marketing
Constant Contact – A CRM website for cheap email marketing
99 Designs – 99 Designs is great. If you want something designed, you ask for a design then lots of people put forward their design. You review all the designs that have been selected for you and then you select the design that you like and you pay for it.
Fivesquids – On this website you can get people to help you with your marketing. Not only that, but the cost is only £5.
PR to Go – Monitor your PR efforts
Docmail – Print and send out postcards for less than the cost of a stamp
Freelance.com – Get a quote or find freelance work on-line
Sustainable Routes – This website offers 50/50 funding to SME’s to help them become ‘greener’ by reducing travel costs.
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