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10 Interesting Facts About “Make Money Online”

The phrase “make money online” is one of the most popular search term online. Here are some interesting facts:

  1. Google returned 123,000,000 results for the phrase make money online. The quoted phrase “make money online” returned 1,310,000 results.
  2. Yahoo returned more results than Google – 373,000,000 results for the unquoted phrase and 9,690000 for the quoted phrase
  3. The phrase “make money online” is searched 44,151 monthly. This means that there is an average of 1471.7 unique search on the phrase daily or 1 search every minute.
  4. More than 100 advertisers use this phrase for their Adwords campaign. The average cost per click is $0.76.
  5. A search on Digg show over 2300 result for the phase “make money online” (excluding those that have been buried). Only 1 post manage to receive more than 10 diggs. The average number of diggs per “make money online” post is 2. (It seems that the phrase is not very digg-worthy after all).
  6. The most popular bookmark found on the various social bookmark sites with the phrase “make money online” is
  7. All the “makemoneyonline” domain name (.com, .biz, .net, .us, .mobi, .info, .org, etc) are taken up
  8. The domain has a PR 6 and Alexa ranking of 308,164, but it is not in the top 20 of Google SERP for the phrase “make money online”
  9. The number 1 ranking for the phrase “make money online” in Google is a blog belonging to a 14 year old kid.
  10. There are 14,482 questions asked on Yahoo! Answer with the term “make money online”

6 Ways to Build Your E-mail List

The money is in the list.

You have heard of it countless time, but I bet you have not heard of the next phrase: “provided you have a big qualified list

It is not enough to just have a list. To be successful, you need to have a targeted list of qualified subscribers who can’t wait to receive your newsletter. This is definitely not easy. Here are some methods to help you increase your opt-in rate.

  1. Prominent Placing

    Place your opt-in form where your reader can see it instantly when they arrive on your site. The best place is the top left or right column and the end of the page

  2. Pop-up Page

    It may seem irritating to most users, but the fact is, it works.

  3. Sell Benefit

    Explain the benefits of subscribing to your newsletter or ezine. Give a compelling reason for your reader to sign up to your list.

  4. Giveaway Freebies

    Offer free ebooks, white paper or something special to any subscribers who sign up for your newsletter.

  5. Checkout opt-in

    Add an opt-in form at the checkout page. People who have bought from you are more likely to sign up for your newsletter and product update.

  6. Leverage other people’s list

    Buy advertisement space in other people’s newsletter. Expose your newsletter to qualified list from related websites.

There are much more to add to the list above, but these are enough to get you going. Don’t wait further, start building your list now. Remember, “The money is in the list, provided you have a big, qualified list”.