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==== ====Automated online sales tools you need. Check it outhttp://tinyurl.com/sgpautotools==== ====Many people are getting involved in different attempts to make money online. It doesnt take longto realize that the real work for any person trying to start a business is online marketing. Here is alist of some of the marketing tools that you should be aware of as you make plans to develop yourbusiness.A BlogA blog is different than your primary sales page. This is a place where people can come to checkout who you are, what you think about, and to evaluate if you are trustworthy enough to buy from.A well-designed blog will give you more authenticity than they person who just sends out a millionemails to unknown people. You can mention your products on your blog, but this is not the primarypurpose of the blog. You can get a blog for free through sites like Blogger, or you can set up yourown blog with free software like WordPress on your own web site.Auto-ResponderYou have probably heard it many times, but the name of the game when it comes to any onlinebusiness is, the list. Even though you can allow others to gather the names for you, in order toreally get the full value of the list, you need to own it yourself and be able to work with it yourself.An auto-responder will automate the follow-up emails to thousands of contacts that you develop. Itis invaluable for maintaining a good relationship with your contacts and introducing them to othersales opportunities. Good auto-responders can be found at AWeber or GetResponse for about$20/month.Social Media AccountsIt is hard for anyone involved in online marketing to ignore social media. When you realize thenumbers of people using these sites daily are in the millions, you soon realize that if you want tomarket, you have to be in contact with these people. Remember, social media sites (Twitter,Facebook, MySpace, YouTube, LinkedIn, and others) are designed for social interaction, not forsales. So make sure that is what you are doing. This is not a billboard for your sales pitch. It is aplace to develop relationships with people who may be your customers. You can invite yourfriends to an event or training that you are doing. You can show a link to your blog in a Twittertweet. But, dont neglect making friends and building respect along the way.Other ToolsYou will probably want to become familiar with Pay-Per-Click Marketing (PPC). With this, you willpay any where from a few cents to a few dollars any time someone clicks on the key words you
have chosen from Google or Yahoo (or others). When people use those keywords, and click onyour ad, they are directed to your site. This can easily get expensive, so you should be clear onwhat you are doing with this.Some also recommend Forum Marketing. You become a member of many different forums thatpeople who would be interested in your product might be members of. You post ideas and havelinks to your pages.There are many other ways to do online marketing and they are changing almost daily. These arejust a few of the online marketing tools that you should be aware of as you try to develop yourbusiness online.Everyone needs online marketing tools to make their business succeed. If you would like to getlinks to some of the best tools available, go to this site. You can also get other business relatedtools by visiting, http://rvanderroest.comArticle Source:http://EzineArticles.com/?expert=RJ_Vander==== ====Automated online sales tools you need. Check it outhttp://tinyurl.com/sgpautotools==== ====