- Online Competitive Analysis
- Affiliate/Partnership Development
- Research for Online Articles, Ezines, Press Releases and Blogs
- Forums and Social Media Channels
- Internet Marketing Research (Keyword Research)
- Research for Sales Presentations, White Papers, Podcasts
These research tasks will comprise a significant part of your Internet Marketing. Research tasks are naturally time-consuming tasks that are often outsourced by Internet Marketers. As you will see, the above tasks require a certain set of specialized skills and knowledge.
Internet Marketing has Many Components
Web Analytics Assistant
Web Analytics is the objective tracking, collection, measurement, reporting and analysis of quantitative Internet Data to optimize websites and web marketing initiatives.
Website Analytics Association
In simpler terms, Web Analytics is the study of behavior of website visitors. Wikipedia
Web Analytics enables businesses to chart the right course in their internet marketing endeavors through clearly evaluating the behavior and actions of Website visitors.
Affiliate Marketing Assistant
Also known as Performance-Based Marketing Revenue-Sharing Partnership based on various performance measures sales, leads, clicks, registrations or a combination. Still remains one of the most popular and mutually beneficial online partnership models available.
Search Engine Marketing Assistant
A multifaceted approach to increasing targeted traffic in the top Search Engines on the Net (Google, Yahoo & MSN) based on the most relevant keywords Search Engine Marketing includes such tasks as:
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
- Keyword Research
- Website Optimization
- Pay Per Click Bid Management
- Search Engine Submission (Article, Directory & Press Release Submission)
- Link Building Strategies
- Social Media Optimization
Blogging/Social Media Assistant
While experts agree that mainstream blogs are hitting a bit of a plateau now, Business Blogging continues to grow at rapid rates and more and more Internet Business are
establishing blogs in order to better connect with their existing and prospective consumer base.
Business Blogging is all about joining the conversation and building meaningful dialogue with consumers and your targeted audience. Blogs are also LOVED by the Search Engines, so the more relevant blog posts you produce the more exposure and traffic you will see from the Search Engines Social Media Marketing refers to those Off-site activities used to expand audience reach and exposure through Social Media channels.
Some Social Marketing activities might include:
- Blog commenting and Forum Marketing
- Wiki Contributions – providing pertinent content in Wikis related to your industry.
- Blog Post / Article Submission to Social News sites such as Digg, Reddit, Stumble-upon and many others.
- Submitting podcasts and viral videos
- Online Lead Generation
The process of generating targeted business leads and registrations or subscriptions for products or services
Based on a Pay Per Lead Revenue Model (Businesses only pay when someone completes a free online form)
Email Marketing Assistant
Even with the growth of sophisticated spam filters, Email Marketing still remains one of the most widely used and profitable marketing channel on the Internet.
Email marketing is the process of promoting in-house or 3rd party offers to a list of opt-in subscribers (that have agreed to receive your emails)
Internet Marketers are constantly seeking to manage and grow their subscriber lists via such popular tools as aweber, constantcontact and mailchimp.