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Updated by Cindy Sullivan on May 21, 2020
The Big 3 Opportunities in Internet Marketing, From in the Trenches
While many people attempt to understand and wrap their minds around the internet marketing industry as a whole, there are others out there that have truly mastered the field. Now, if you're asking yourself what the term internet marketing actually means, it simply boils down to a number of marketing activities that can be done online. This includes things like affiliate marketing, email marketing, social media marketing, blogging, paid marketing, SEO and so on.
There's a lot to learn when it comes to the internet marketing field in general, and the digital ether of the web is a crowded space filled with one know-it-all after another that wants to sell you the dream. However, what many people fail to do at the start, and something that I learned along the way, is to actually understand what's going on out there in the digital world and how businesses and e-commerce works in general, before diving in headfirst.
Internet marketing is a number of things. And true success in the field involves an immersion into several skill sets that are required if you really want to succeed at the highest level. That's why I knew I needed to go the top of the food chain of online marketers to get an understanding of what this actually takes.
And it's important to note that while there are many hyped-up gurus out there, there are also genuine individuals that aren't just looking to extract money from you. And they can offer complete turnkey systems, with everything set up for you, including mentoring, and successful ways to bring in buying traffic.
Internet Marketing consists of different types of opportunities:
Affiliate Marketing is the best module of internet marketing. Here you will sell an affiliated product and by selling a product you will earn some amount of money. There are many types of affiliate marketing avenue and systems available. Some are very, very good, and many require skills you need to develop – which is the case in any business.
Email is a widely used marketing channel where customers can reach out to many people at a time and can extra benefits with it. This requires a certain monetary budget for buying quality email traffic.
Paid Advertising is used by marketers to acquire traffic or leads through channels like Google Ads or Facebook Ads. The ads have to paid for, and they have to go to a web page or landing page promoting a product. Essentially, you’re paying for quality, targeted traffic, and works for both affiliate marketing and promoting your own products.
Content Marketing is also called as the content is the king well that's true also. Content is everything to make your customer attracted to your product and services. Content marketing applies to each of the prior marketing channels. Whatever online business you pursue, part of it is content writing. Some business in a box systems I’ve worked with provide almost all the content writing you need.
I’ve done several of these methods over the years as I’ve developed skills. And I started as a complete beginner. Affiliate marketing worked and I was able to build on the step-by-step process. I had a mentor, or several mentors. Mentors are very helpful, and in some cases there are turnkey online marketing systems that include mentors who are very helpful in guiding you through the best approaches and detailed steps.