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Aug 17, 2007
It seems repetitious when you read books about different business and so much emphasis is placed on internet marketing strategy. The reason that happens is that marketing is such an integral part of any business, whether its a home Internet business or a brick and mortar business. After all, without a marketing strategy, how are you going to deliver the concept of your business to the people who may find it of interest?

Who will find out about your product or service unless you market it to your target audience? It has a great importance to the success of your business but you must know how to develop a marketing strategy that is going to work for the product or service that is supported by your home Internet business.

One of the mistakes that many people make is failing to develop a target audience or to fail to market to that target audience. For example, if you are a freelance editor, you are not going to market your services to other editors unless it is for the purpose of joining their team. On the same note, you are not going to promote yourself as an editor to blue collar workers who may not even know how to put a decent sentence together, let alone be interested in editing services. Not only is it a waste of your time but it makes it appear that you lack the ability to know how to promote your business.

Another great promotional tool you should use to market your business is the search engines. They are the primary method net surfers use to locate information. One of the top marketing strategies is to choose relevant keywords for the most efficient search engine optimization. The word books is too generic for a site promoting life or career changing seminars based on motivational books. Surfers who type in books probably want to buy one rather than attend a seminar. Use specific terms that closely relate to what you are selling.

Knowing your target audience is one of the most important marketing strategies that you will learn and it is especially important if you are paying for advertising or are making phone calls or personal visits. Only promote your business to those who may have an interest and you will save a great deal of time that you can devote advertising to those who are part of your target audience.
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