Author Archives: John L. Brewer

Paid To Click

By | August 17, 2017

PTC – Many of us have been there and done that as far as using PTC sites, but are they really good for the industry? This IS NOT a slam against PTC sites and/or their owners. As with everything else, a person must make up their own mind if they want to be a part… Read More »

Category: PTC

Is Your Business Organized?

By | August 5, 2017

Along our journey on the road of Internet Marketing, we end up joining lots of things. That simply cannot be avoided. No matter how often we tell ourselves ‘I won’t join another TE, Safelist, ETC… Bam! there we go joining the next one. Yes, we should really try to minimize joining things simply on a… Read More »

Reasons, or Excuses?

By | July 8, 2017

Reasons, or Excuses?You remember how as children made the craziest excuses for not doing something we were supposed to do or for doing something that we were not supposed to do?Well, the same thing still happens to us as adults. The difference is, we have the benefit of life experience to tell the difference between… Read More »

How NOT to do business

By | June 17, 2017

Hello folks,This is something I MUST get off my chest.The Internet Marketing industry is more competitive now than it ever has been – and the way we do things have changed considerably.But one thing that has NOT seemed to change is the BULL CRAP subject lines that some use in their email campaigns.Worse yet, people… Read More »

Why Do We Join A Program . . .

By | June 4, 2017

Hello everyone.This is a topic that is familiar to many of us in the industry, both as program owners and users. Many of us have probably been guilty of this at one time or another – we join a program… and then we do nothing with it. Yes, I include myself among the guilty.Case in… Read More »

Promote Your Program!

By | May 29, 2017

Hello Everyone!Here I am again :-)While it may be rather obvious to many program owners that they need to promote their program or service in order to get more business, sometimes I wonder if it’s as obvious as it should be.You would think that program owners – especially TE and Safelist owners would without a… Read More »

What is a Community?

By | May 10, 2017

Hello everyone! Sorry it has been so long between posts, but I have been very busy and very tired :-)Lately I have been thinking about the word “community” and what it actually means. There are many definitions for this word, but the one that best fits the purpose of this post is “a group of… Read More »

How is our reflection?

By | March 11, 2017

Our business dealings are a reflection of who we are as people.  In our industry people normally only get a short amount of time to “meet” us. This comes through our advertising, blogging, videos, live online broadcasts, etc. As is often the case, first impressions are lasting ones. If we unintentionally make a bad first… Read More »

Constructive criticism?

By | February 7, 2017

You know, it is everyone’s right to disagree with someone or to not like a particular product or service, but there is a point where we can get carried away.I write this post because of comments I have been hearing in my networking circles and some public settings on topics such as “gamification,” pay processors,… Read More »