Author Archives: Mike Connolly

Attract Ideal Customers to Your Business — 5 Stars

How To Attract Your Ideal Customers

My classmates in 6th grade thought I was a total dork. I’m pretty sure about that. My family had just moved from the city (Philly, to be exact) out to “the burbs”. And I was now adjusting to “public school”, having spent my entire educational career before that in a Catholic school. So in Catholic…

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7 Powerful Truths I Learned From The Great Dan Kennedy

A Personal Thanks to Dan Kennedy for Truths Revealed Dear Dan, I hope you’ll accept my deepest and most profound thanks for the example you’ve set in your life, and how it’s benefited me along with so many others I like to think and hope I’ve helped out in turn. Okay, so with that out…

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How to Be Paid Well as a Freelance Copywriter: 3 Tips From Dan Kennedy

I recently invested in two days with Dan Kennedy, learning about the business side of being a highly paid freelance copywriter. In case you’re a stranger to “Planet Dan”, he’s known for his direct response copywriting and “millionaire-making” marketing strategies for small business. He’s also one of the highest paid copywriters, earning seven figures consistently…

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How to Write Faster: 40 Time-Saving Tips to Speed Up Your Writing

You’re under the gun to hit publish on that blog post, but it feels like you’ve got miles to go. So, after swearing you’ll never commit to a deadline like this ever again… You push back your chair, let out a deep sigh, and think to yourself, “Gee, I wish I knew how to write…

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Generate More Leads and Sales

How to Get Your Lead Generating Article Published

Start with a list Build a relationship Send in great work Monitor and follow up. See what happens. Check your results. Rinse and repeat. In this post, you’ll learn an article marketing strategy that could generate an ongoing stream of passive lead flow — with virtually zero ongoing ad spend. Now, if you’re at all…

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How to Build a Great Reputation — Online and Off

What is “Reputation Management SEO”, and how can it help you grow your business? Read on to learn how Google rewards you for a good online reputation. “He’s THE Go-To Guy…” First, a quick personal story to illustrate how reputation works in the “real world”… Do you have a special activity that’s pretty much pure…

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How to Write Sales Copy That Rocks Every Time (A Gary Halbert Hack)

This copywriting tip could save you hours of time — and make your copy serious kick butt. Here’s the deal: I never met copywriting legend Gary Halbert, I’m sorry to say. But lucky for me, my friend and copywriting mentor the great David Deutsch did get to hang out with Gary quite a bit back…

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How to Get Frisky With Your Ad Copy

Get frisky with your ad copy? What?? Let me explain… Virgin Air rival British Airways was having a little problem one day. A company they sponsored couldn’t erect the giant ferris wheel they’d built. When the story broke on national news, Virgin Air founder Sir Richard Branson had an idea… He ordered an ad blimp…

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Our 10 Best Email Subject Lines of 2018

10 Ways to Get More Opens Email subject lines can be tricky. One false move and you cut your open rates in half. And you know that brilliant message inside that you sweated blood to perfect? The folks you most want to see it probably never will. Subject lines deserve serious attention. That’s why I’ve…

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How to Get The Most From Your Website Chatbot

Meet your new sales rep: a Website Chatbot, no less… “A bot???”, you say… Well, you may have noticed bots creeping into the world of websites. So, is there a bot in your website’s future? And more to the point, could it help you grow sales? Here’s a quick guide to getting the most from…

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