My $75 Mistake
Well it wasn’t that much but it was enough to think about. I just started back doing stuff online and looking for new ways to make money online. I decided to go with a traffic source and i had the usual stuff set up. The only thing i did not do is make a landing page. Sure I know most people want to try to make a quick buck the fastest way possible, but i am here to tell you that you NEED landing pages. some stats
Spent about $70 bucks and made about $24 back.
I generated lots of clicks with the traffic source, however i learned a few things running these offers without landers:
- How can you gauge whether people are even clicking your link or just getting there? You can only do that with landers
- You may get a bad referrer and since I am doing lead gen you can most likely not get paid for the lead ( I seen this happen during a test run with getting one of my friends to sign up)
- You get a more qualified way to track and optimize.
So there you have it. For now on I will most likely 100% of the time use landers, whether they are thin landers or fully built webpages.