Finding Stuff To Sell And Test

Time to watch today’s videos: Approximately 43 minutes

Additional time to complete today’s action steps: Better plan on an additional 1-3 hours, at least. creating affiliate links and manipulating images with Piknic probably won’t take too long. It’s the “deciding” part that I struggle with. I like to explore my options before making a decision – and that takes time…So does writing…

Thirty Day Challenge Transcripts and Training are available below each video.

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Day 04 Introduction Video – 30DC

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Finding An Internet Affiliate Program

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Find a few (at least 2) affiliate products (in ClickBank or Amazon) within your chosen niche – that you can promote.

Important Links:

Clickbank – Click here to view Clickbank’s Marketplace.

Amazon Associates – Here is Amazon’s affiliate program.

In addition, the Affiliate Product Directories PDF is available for free at: Thirty Day Challenge 2008 – Day 04 – unable to locate this resource, if anyone knows where it can be found – let me know by way of the comments…

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Writing Your First Copy

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Learn how to write your first “slippery” copy – an article that “sells” from Dan Raine.

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Creating Amazon Affiliate Links

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Learn how to create your own unique affiliate link.

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Manipulating Images With Picnik

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See how easy it is to resize a product image to 150 pixels across and access other basic image editing functions with Picnik

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BONUS CONTENT

Thirty Day Challenge TV – 2008.08.04 Episode 2

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Thirty Day Challenge TV – 2008.08.04 Episode 2 – Q & A

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A Magnificent Symphony

Time to watch today’s videos: Approximately 31 minutes

Additional time to complete today’s action steps:

Depends on where you are with ideas. Assuming you’re all caught up as you begin this day, you could spend thirty minutes on ideas…or 2-3 hours exploring…

Thirty Day Challenge PDF Transcripts are also available below each video.

Day 01 Introduction Video | Thirty Day Challenge

And so it begins…

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A Magnificent Symphony In Four Parts…

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The Key Concepts:

1) Market/Keyword Research

2) Traffic

3) Conversion

4) Product

If you follow these steps, in this order – the market will tell you what they want to buy. You’ll be in a position to offer them a product they are already prepared to buy. And that’s a good place to be…

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Tools Of The Trade…

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Make sure you’ve installed the Thirty Day Challenge Toolbar.

It’s a good idea to go through and catch up on any Preseason training you may have missed – you can do that from the Preseason Catch Up Page.

Things to get and/or get familiar with:

Flock

Twitter and Twhirl

Google Reader

StumbleUpon

YouTube

Google Subscribed Links

Friendfeed

The Video Tips

and The 30DC Forums

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The Getting Of Ideas…

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A great place for getting niche ideas is Amazon’s Magazines and Newspapers area.

Try to come up with 5-10 different niche ideas. You don’t have to be an expert, just curious…

One way to begin keeping track of information relevant to your niches is to search through Google News and use Google Alerts to create feeds for your Google Reader.

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