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LoneWolf on September 23rd, 2010

The money is in the list. Well, that’s what I’ve heard and almost every guru and guru-in-training will tell you that for long term success online you need to build a healthy, responsive email list.

What is harder to find is the best way to do it.

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LoneWolf on September 15th, 2010

Today I received a marketing email that was way over the top. I’ve unsubscribed from about 12 lists already this morning just because I’ve had enough, but this one was incredible. So, if you’re looking to piss off your subscribers and get unsubscriptions, spam flags and even some lovely hate mail, try these techniques.

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LoneWolf on September 13th, 2010

I was thinking about this comment spam series that I’ve written and I realized that it isn’t complete yet. There is at least one more post in this series.

You see, the series was written from my perspective. I’m not an A-List blogger and I don’t have to deal with the massive amounts of comments, email, etc. that they do. So, do the techniques that I’ve outlined scale to the rockstar level?

Continue reading about Battling Comment Spam — The Big Guns

LoneWolf on September 8th, 2010

Spam. Everyone hates it. At least that’s what we hear all the time. But is that true? Does everyone hate spam?

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LoneWolf on July 26th, 2010

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum I’ve been doing far too much research into online marketing and not enough actual marketing lately.  But I have discovered a few forums that are dedicated to various aspects of the business that I’m finding quite helpful. This is the first in a series of […]

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Article marketing is a long established method for generating web site traffic. But is not an instant ‘silver bullet’ for web site success. It need patience and commitment to make article marketing work in the long term.

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LoneWolf on June 10th, 2010

Irony is a funny thing. Just having finished a series of posts on comment spam, checking the comments on the posts revealed an excellent example of the sneaky spam comment. The irony was too delicious to pass up.

Continue reading about Battling Comment Spam — A Real Life Example

LoneWolf on June 10th, 2010

In our past two posts we’ve looked at what comment spam is and how we can minimize it. Now comes the hard part — individually looking at the comments that make it past our defenses and deciding what to do with them.

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LoneWolf on June 8th, 2010

But now we want to know, “How do we fight back?” Comments are a valuable part of blogging and the social web. They are vital for building community. But it takes time to moderate comments. What ways can help us handle the load?

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LoneWolf on June 6th, 2010

Anyone who has a blog knows that comments are magnets for spam. Many bloggers have struggled with ways to deal with spam and I can imagine it becomes harder as your blog becomes more popular, not easier. But lets take a closer look at these comments.

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