Can you get traffic with a ZERO budget?

In a recent traffic coaching class, I was demonstrating how the
students could use an Excel template I built to estimate traffic cost and expected
revenue. In my example, I wrote $1000/month ad budget… just as an example.
Suddenly, one of the attendee interjected:
“Jim, I don’t have a 1,000 dollar ad budget. I’m actually robbing
Peter to pay Paul. Isn’t there a way for me to build up to $1,000 ad budget
from zero?”
Maybe this surprises you…
But I wasn’t always a traffic expert, milllionaire businessman.
Years ago, when I was a poor PhD student, I was receiving a
measly $18,000/year scholarship.
It hurts to remember those days…
When i had to dig under my car seat for coin change to see
if I could find enough to buy a loaf of bread for dinner. I figured if I could
just get bread, I might be able to fry up my withered, blackened onion in the last
drips at the bottom of the oil bottle… and I could have dinner.
It had been so long since i’d seen $1,000 in one go, I had no idea what it
looked like.
But broke as I was, I built a successful web business. And
let me tell you something else…
I never had a ZERO ad budget.
From the day I decided to build a business online, in those horrible days, I knew
there was really no way to do it without spending a few bucks on advertising. So
I made a deal with myself to take out $50 from my scholarship every month
before I paid a single bill, before I even thought about paying rent…
And i set out to figure out how to turn $50 into $100.
If you
can do that, you have a formula that can turn $1,000 into $2,000 and $10,000
into $20,000.
I also set an ambitious target.
9,000 leads/month. Or 300 leads/day.
Here’s what happened…
Within days, I had my first sale – which I re-invested into
buying a little more traffic.
While many business owners would see limitations on capital
investment as a curse, it can actually be a blessing in disguise.
It forces you to become creative, careful, and smart.
Case in point, in those days, I was always looking for ways
to streeeeetch my tiny ad dollars, milked out of my veins. And no matter how few leads I generated,
I valued every single one. I gave them personal time and made myself available on
many communication channels, including phone.
And this led me to discover a “viral traffic” addition which
multiplied my total leads by almost 10 overnight.
It was amazing!
Within 3 months I became the #1 affiliate for a major online
publisher. Out of tens of thousands of affiliates, I was generating 90% of their
total traffic and earning 10’s of thousands in commissions.
This led to a publishing gig which made milllions in sales. And
soon big businesses were trying to recruit me to advertise for them.
See, where there is a will, there’s a way.
So stop saying you have no advertising budget. Every business
starts as an idea. If you believe in it, you can raise money and grow it.
A business’s job is not to create money from thin air…it
GROWS little money into more money.
there are all sorts of creative ways to build up an advertising budget – and lots of smart ways to use even limited funds to grow a business.
And many of these ideas are detailed here:
The Internet Business Academy is a useful training program I
wrote for people trying to get into online marketing when they have lots of
limitations of money and marketing skills. It has all the lessons necessary
to grow a big web business from the ground up.
I encourage you to get started on the course today. Read
more here:

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The link is to a short PDF document i created with a bunch of free tips on getting lots of buying traffic…read it, and if you like what you learn, then join the Internet Business Academy today!

Jim Yaghi

Jim Yaghi

Foremost Home Business traffic expert, Jim Yaghi is a Computer Scientist and Mathematician who used to build search engines for a living. At 16 he created a mildly popular social network and has been an online entrepreneur for over 15 years. In 2006 he rose to the #1 Affiliate rank in many Home Business programs (most notably Magnetic Sponsoring). Today he's best known for hatching the first industry-wide viral campaign to reach all major social networks, for hosting a top-10 Internet radio show for entrepreneurs, and for shattering industry sales records with his best-selling, easy-to-follow online marketing courses PPC Domination, PPC Supremacy, and Traffic KickStart.

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