Jon R. Patrick
There are as many ways to build an MLM business as there are
Unfortunately, most 'gurus' out there seem to make more by selling
you their system than the program(s) their in – and thus seem to
have no interest in teaching you what they do.
What's a beginning marketer to do?
There are plenty of ways to get your message and opportunity out,
and many are free.
Here's a sampling to get you thinking.
1. Set up a free blog: Hubpages.com, Squidoo.com and
Blogger.com are all great places to set up a free blog about your
business. Try a review of the product, opportunity, or both! Or
10 things people need to know about your business.
Personally I use Blogger to host my official profile:
Also, these sites are loved by Google, so you'll get picked up
quickly by the search engines.
2. Set up a landing page: I particularily like 000webhost.com for
100% free hosting, and a good website creator. It's completely
free, and you can set up a website name with them or buy your
own at a site like GoDaddy.com. Use this as a 'teaser' and point
people to your sales page and/or collect their email contact
information using an autoresponder like emailaces.com. Contact
your upline for sales letters you can base your emails on!
3. Article Marketing: Write articles on subjects – MLM secrets, what
to look for in a Network Marketing Company, etc., and in the
'resource box' for each, point the reader to your 'splash' page
from #2 above or one of your blogs. Ezinearticle.com is loved by
search engines, but has strict standards. Scribd.com is awesome
and you can upload and share anything. AAAArticle.com is set up
like a blog and recommended. Do a search for “article
directories” and you can find hundreds of places to upload your
4. Create a press release: These aren't just for the 'big boys'.
Anyone can create a press-relea