Common Pitfalls of Internet Marketing Newbies

By Ernest O’Dell – Guerrilla Internet Marketing

You’re sitting there at your computer, staring off into blank space, wondering, “I’ve recently lost my job, and I have this computer and a high speed connection to the Internet… and I want to try my hand at making some money on the World Wide Web.”

I can hardly fault you for dreaming big dreams, as I basically asked myself the same question back in 1994 when I was “between jobs.” I had just finished a contract at the Sun Oil Company refinery in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and was waiting to go on another contract in Iowa. Being between jobs, or between contracts, was boring, and I felt like I needed something to do.

Fifteen years ago, I had some mixed blessings as I was “winging it” when the Internet was still young and restless. I had a new laptop with a 6.0GB drive, 256kb memory, and an AOL account. Man, I thought I was “hot stuff.”

It was like the “Wild, Wild West”…

…and it still is.

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