Three Things You Never Thought Of To Supercharge Your Social Proof

In my last post, we talked about social proof.

It’s not rocket science. As an aspiring entrepreneur, you know you need it.

You need it to demonstrate that whatever product or service you provide, yours is the right choice for your prospect.

And, a little more subconsciously but no less important, you need it to demonstrate you’re the popular choice. That by buying what you’re selling, your prospect will become one of the “cool kids”. (Don’t underestimate the power of this. Apple has had me wanting to be one of the “cool kids” for years!)

So today I want to share three concepts – you may have never thought of – that will help you build and leverage the social proof you need to succeed…

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The Element of Your Marketing That’s More Important Than Ever

I used to get asked about emerging trends a lot. Mostly because the reports I used to write were so accurate in predicting them. Well one prediction from one of my past reports has come to pass in such a big way I thought I’d write a couple short posts just to nudge it back front and center in your marketing memory.

It’s an area of your marketing you might be overlooking. Or one you might not be taking as seriously as you should.

It’s really not a new concept. (But then again, reviewing the fundamentals is always uber-valuable no matter how sophisticated a marketer you are.) In fact if you’re into copywriting at all, I’m sure you know about it all too well.

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