This is the Marketing Training Course that I took to get started in Marketing. The course is Free to sign up for and you have access to the first 10 lessons of the Online Entrepreneur Course and also the first 10 lessons of Bootcamp. Use these to evaluate the course to see if it can help you. You need to create an account, but there’s no charge for these lessons. Just click any of the Preview links below to get into the system.
Online Entrepreneur Certificate
Level 1 : Getting Started
This is a 10-lesson course that is part of the Wealthy Affiliate Online Entrepreneur Certification. It will walk you through the steps of creating a successful online business that generates revenue. This getting started course (level 1) is your first step to realizing your potential as an online business owner.
The First 10 Lessons Of OEC Are Free To Preview.
Lesson 1 : Getting Rolling [Preview]
Lesson 2: Understanding How To Make Money Online [Preview]
Lesson 3 : Choose A Niche [Preview]
Lesson 4 : Building Your Own Niche Website [Preview]
Lesson 5 : Setting Up Your Website [Preview]
Lesson 6 : Getting Your Site Ready For Search Engines [Preview]
Lesson 7 : Creating Your Initial Website Content [Preview]
Lesson 8 : Creating Custom Menus On Your Website [Preview]
Lesson 9 : Understanding Keywords. The Start Of Your Content [Preview]
Lesson 10 : Congratulations and Your Next Steps [Preview]
Level 2 : Building Your Own Traffic Producing Website
Traffic, regardless of the nature of your online business is the root of all success. If you can learn how to effectively get traffic to your website, you can accomplish an extraordinary amount of success.
This 10 lesson training is going to walk you through no cost traffic generation techniques that will allow you to capture highly relevant traffic in any niche.
Lesson 1 : Your Own Domain, Your Brand
Lesson 2 : Move On Over, My Brand Has Arrived
Lesson 3 : Creating Keyword Rich Content
Lesson 4 : Setting Up A Domain Specific Email Account
Lesson 5 : The Traffic Breakdown
Lesson 6 : Making Use Of Visuals
Lesson 7 : Understanding The Low Hanging Fruit
Lesson 8 : Making Face As A Real Person
Lesson 9 : Amplifying Your Productivity
Lesson 10 : Boosting Your WA Rank
Level 3 : Making Money!
You have a website, you have content, you know how to get traffic…now what? Time for THE MONEY. Once you understand how to get traffic and you start getting traffic, there are many ways in which you can earn revenue. In this course we are going to walk you through a number of ways you can earn money through your site.
Lesson 1 : Understanding The MONEY In Online Business
Lesson 2 : Understanding Affiliate Programs and Networks
Lesson 3 : Relevant Affiliate Programs Are Everywhere
Lesson 4 : Adding Affiliate Links To Your Pages
Lesson 5 : Instant Access To A Million Products
Lesson 6 : Leveraging Product Reviews
Lesson 7 : Getting Paid For Ads On Your Site
Lesson 8 : Earning Pennies Or Dollars?
Lesson 9 : A Brilliant Way To Track And Understand Your Traffic
Lesson 10 : With Help Comes Financial Success
Level 4 : Mastering Social Engagement
This course is dedicated to all aspects of social. From social media, social marketing, and social networks. Ultimately any success within the social world is the result of social engagement.
Lesson 1 : What Does Social Engagement Mean To Your Business?
Lesson 2 : Making Your Website A Place To Engage
Lesson 3 : Using Facebook The Right Way
Lesson 4 : Pinterest and The Visual Social Hemisphere
Lesson 5 : Incorporating A Sound Tweeting Campaign
Lesson 6 : Google Plus Or Minus?
Lesson 7 : The Benefit Of Being Social At WA
Lesson 8 : Make Your Campaigns Social Branding Animals
Lesson 9 : Using the Wealthy Affiliate Social Community
Lesson 10 : You Cannot Be A Master of Everything
Level 5 : Achieving Maximum Success Through Content Creation
You have a sound foundation for creating a successful business online. As many of you are starting to understand, content can lead to a good deal of success and this course is going to elaborate on the content aspect of your business.
You are going to extend your skills and knowledge in everything from the initial research process, the content layout/architecture/structuring, creating high engagement through your content, effective techniques for boosting conversions, and scaling your content through proper goal setting and outsourcing.
The outcome of this training is going to be an understanding of how to scale your business through content in the most effective and efficient way.
Lesson 1 : Content is YOUR Business
Lesson 2 : Setting Up Google Webmaster Tools
Lesson 3 : Improving Indexing Times and Speeds
Lesson 4 : People Need To Read Your Content
Lesson 5 : A Year Is A Short Period Of Time, Yet BIG For Business
Lesson 6 : Writing Within A Devised Plan Architecture
Lesson 7 : Writing Your Content With Conversational Intent
Lesson 8 : Injecting Comments With Intent
Lesson 9 : Bing and Yahoo – They Are Still The 33%
Lesson 10 : Articulating a Plan for Months And Year Ahead
Phase 1 : Getting Your Business Rolling
Wealthy Affiliate has one of the most lucrative “recurring” affiliate programs on the planet and within the first phase of the training we are going to get your business built on a solid foundation. All long term businesses start with a vision and a brand and we are going to help you get this in place in the first phase of the Affiliate Bootcamp training.
This course phase is 10 lessons and by the time you are finished this course, you are going to have your foundation for a long term and very lucrative business online set out!
The First 10 Lessons of Affiliate Bootcamp are Free To Preview.
Lesson 1 : Getting Started! [Preview]
Lesson 2 : Choosing Your Direction [Preview]
Lesson 3 : Building Your Website [Preview]
Lesson 4 : A Website Look Around [Preview]
Lesson 5 : Activating Your Plugins [Preview]
Lesson 6 : Getting Your Website Ready For SEO [Preview]
Lesson 7 : Your Initial Framework Of Content [Preview]
Lesson 8 : Understanding The Keyword Research Process [Preview]
Lesson 9 : Creating Thoughful, Insightful Reviews [Preview]
Lesson 10 : The Exciting Journey Has Begun! [Preview]
Phase 2 : Content, Keywords and Conversions
In phase 2 of the WA Affiliate Bootcamp, our main focus is going to be on content. This includes the actual creation of content on your site, how to make it presentable and readable, how to leverage “keywords” to create content that ranks, and how to make your content to convert.
There is a big difference between just creating content and creating quality content that carries a substantial benefit. Upon completing this course, you are going to be prepared for a world of success with your content.
Lesson 1 : Creating Readable Content That Converts
Lesson 2 : Properly Using Affiliate Links
Lesson 3 : Understanding Keywords and A Day Of Selling
Lesson 4 : Creating Reviews and Using Targeted Keywords
Lesson 5 : Take A Break, Catch Up
Lesson 6 : Backing Up Your Website
Lesson 7 : Enhancing Your Website ‘Experience”
Lesson 8 : Building MORE Content Through Internal Links
Lesson 9 : Write A Review And Share It
Lesson 10 : Offering Bonuses The Easy WA
Phase 3 : Giving Your Site Social Value
If you have a website that has quality content, you need to make sure that your visitors can share that content. In this phase we are going to be discussing a variety of social aspects that you can incorporate into your site to make it more social, more engaging, and that you can use to get more reach (and traffic).
Lesson 1 : Making Your Site Social With Plugins
Lesson 2 : Making Your Social Profiles Brand Friendly
Lesson 3 : How To Create Socially Engaging Content
Lesson 4 : Social Waste v. Productivity
Lesson 5 : Take A Social Hiatus!
Lesson 6 : Power Writing Gone Wild!
Lesson 7 : Adding Google Analytics To Your Site
Lesson 8 : Leveraging the Jaxxy Affiliate Program
Lesson 9 : Making Promotional Use Of Your Sidebar
Lesson 10 : Build, Build and BUILD!
Phase 4 : Get Visual. Get Aesthetic. Get A Brand Through Media
Appearance matters. Media matters. Design matters. In this phase you are going to be learning all about “sprucing” up your website to make it a better experience for your visitors. We are also going to be touching on the most powerful elements of media, including imagery, videos, and how to incorporated these into your day to day marketing activities.
Lesson 1 : Introduction To Website Design
Lesson 2 : An Image Says A Thousand Things
Lesson 3 : Leveraging Wealthy Affiliate Videos For Conversions
Lesson 4 : Crafting Logos and Images
Lesson 5 : Give Yourself A Break
Lesson 6 : Creating and Effective Jaaxy Review
Lesson 7 : Research Jaaxy Keywords, Then Show and Tell
Lesson 8 : Pinning Habits Lead to Pinterest Power
Lesson 9 : Creating Your Own Videos
Lesson 10 : A Lesson On Customer Perspective
Phase 5 : Knowing Your Audience and Catapulting Your Referrals
You deserve a break, not from business, but rather from the bootcamp training. In fact, we are going to be giving you a 6 week agenda and then we are going to be getting back into things with some AWESOME new stuff.
Remember, success is a journey and you are well on your way within this voyage. Most of you at this point are actively making sales and seeing your traffic grow. Like I have always said, success is cumulative and like a snowball as you continue gaining momentum, the size of the snowball (your business) is only going to continue to grow.
Lesson 1 : Creating Content With INTENT
Lesson 2 : Getting Your Comments To Convert
Lesson 3 : Video, A HUGE Source Of Traffic
Lesson 4 : From Keywords to LIVE On YouTube
Lesson 5 : A Discussion on Reviews (and a Break)
Lesson 6 : The Ultimate Referral Tool
Lesson 7 : Incorporating Your Custom Sign Up Forms Into Your Website
Lesson 8 : Helping Folks Is Critical!
Lesson 9 : Create A Custom Video Sign Up Page
Lesson 10 : Creating a Six Week Plan of Attack!
Phase 6 : Bing, Yahoo and The Power of PPC
With most people emphasizing their marketing efforts on Google Search, it is often times forgotten that Yahoo/Bing own 30% of the search engine market share. That is A LOT of potential traffic, regardless of your niche. In this training I am going to be showing you how you can leverage the “other” search engines which can lead to an incredible amount of traffic to your business.
Lesson 1 : An Introduction to PPC on Bing Ads
Lesson 2 : Letting Bing and Yahoo Know About Your Site
Lesson 3 : Paying For Traffic On Bing and Yahoo
Lesson 4 : Setting Up Your First PPC Campaign
Lesson 5 : Take A Break, Do A Little Maths
Lesson 6 : Creating Small, Bite-Sized Review Ad Groups
Lesson 7 : Setting Up Conversion Tracking
Lesson 8 : Capitalizing On Hidden PPC Landing Pages
Lesson 9 : Getting REAL Creative With Keywords
Lesson 10 : Refining Your PPC Campaign and Your Journey Ahead
Phase 7 : How to Scale Successful PPC Campaigns
Creating success within the PPC world is one thing. It is not as elusive as it sounds and once you figure it out, the next dilemma naturally becomes SCALING your campaigns to create more success. In this lesson we are going to be going through the process of scaling PPC campaigns in a way that leads to profitability and long term success.
Lesson 1 : Blasting Your WA Affiliate Earnings With PPC
Lesson 2 : Understanding the Google Adwords Opportunity
Lesson 3 : Maximizing Review Pages With PPC
Lesson 4 : You, The Affiliate, Are Responsible For Analysis
Lesson 5 : Mastering The Flow Of Relevance
Lesson 6 : The “Double Down” Approach To PPC
Lesson 7 : To Direct Link, Or NOT To Direct Link
Lesson 8 : The Mathematical Business Model Of PPC
Lesson 9 : Using Concise Pages For PPC
Lesson 10 : Creating A Long Term, Scaleable PPC Campaign