I’m excited to announce that Market America has updated the ma Widgets program. Now, it is much easier to add ma Widgets to your blog or third-party website. With ma Widgets, you now have additional opportunities to network and drive additional traffic back to your Market America web portal.
Why add ma Widgets?
Helps increase exposure of your favorite products to new customers
Allows users on other blogs or websites to search your web portal from their own website
Drive new traffic to your web portal
Increased networking opportunities
Know a website or blog owner? Ask them to add an ma Widget to their website! They’ll earn cash back in the process on purchases made through the ma Widget.
At our upcoming 2011 ma® World Conference, we’re planning a push into using QR Codes. If you’re unfamiliar with QR Codes, QR Codes are similar to barcodes — they are a code that can be scanned using your smartphone, which then directs you to a website, a photo, a PDF, etc…
In anticipation, I’ve created a few how to videos to help get you started with using QR Codes prior to ma World Conference. Please take a moment and watch the video for your respective smartphone. I’ve also included a sample QR Code for you to practice with beforehand, which takes you to our upcoming Valentine’s Day specials from Market America when scanned. Read More
Many of you have emailed me, asking what the best way to access Internet retailer, Market America’s website is. It really depends on two things. Are you stationary — like at a laptop or are you trying to access the site from your mobile phone?
How many times have you received an email from someone that didn’t include an email signature? I can personally attest that I get this at least five to ten times per day (and it is rather annoying). You have very little information to go off of — like who email@example.com is. As a business owner, this is an extremely unacceptable practice, as you are not only limiting your customers from contacting you, but you are also missing out on promoting your businesses website as well as other way’s people can connect with you.
So what do you do in this situation?
If you’re a Gmail user (which I highly recommend), just this morning, Gmail added in the ability to add in rich text into your email signature. Read More
Over the past few weeks, we’ve received a number of questions on the proper ways to share videos that you see on YouTube. Sharing videos is a great way to let your friends in on what it is that has been keeping you so busy. It is also important from a social networking standpoint, because it helps spread information that you want to get out to the world.
This week’s tip will teach you a few techniques that you can use to share videos that you like from YouTube (the proper way)!
Sharing a link to a YouTube channel: If you’re a fan of a particular channel on YouTube, one technique is to share the direct link to that user’s channel.
Want to stay connected with Market America regardless of what website you’re visiting? Learn how to install the ma Toolbar in your favorite Internet browser like Firefox, Internet Explorer and Safari using these great how to videos.
ma Toolbar Features:
The ability to search Market America products
Quick access to Hot Deals
Quick access to ma Travel
Watch Market America videos on YouTube (without having to visit the site)
Receive email updates from your personal email account
With the recent launch of the new Getting Started Wizard from Market America, one new requirement is to sign-up to receive blog updates via email. Over the past few days, a number of questions have come in, asking what the steps are to ensure blog email updates get delivered. Please read through the following steps to ensure that you have activated your email address in to order receive blog updates in your Inbox.
Many of you have been asking about the basics of using Twitter and some of the Twitter tags you’ve seen posted around. Here are a few helpful tips for those just getting into using Twitter, a powerful social networking tool, which you can now connect with your maChatterbox account!
What is Twitter:
Twitter is a micro-blogging tool where you write short messages (up to 140 character) to other people that are on Twitter.
Why should you use Twitter:
Messages written in Twitter are indexed in real-time. This means that if you’re writing about something that is detailed, your keywords help bring your message to the top and help get people to your website! Read More