The world of marketing has changed for network marketers. While the old school forms of marketing are still popular, some creative people have taken their network marketing efforts online and have provided that it is possible to build a large organization using free or practicable next to nothing advertising methods to generate leads, customers and stay in communication with team members.
There are several popular avenues to take.
Classified Ads. Just like putting an ad in the newspaper, you can place an ad online. There are various places to put you ads and one of the most popular is Craigslist. It's very easy to open up a Craigslist account, create an ad and post it in the appropriate section for your city. That is usually the small business section. You can have prospects respond to you directly, or you can set up a lead capture page and autoresponder if you know how to do those things.
Pay-Per-Click. This for m of classified advertising has been very popular for years. For as little three cents each time someone clicks on your ad to go to your webpage, you can put yourself and your materials in front of a new prospect. Although three cents sounds cheap, costs can add up quickly as thousands of people have the potential of clicking on your ad daily. This is something you should learn to do before you commit your funds.
Article writing. If you have any writing skills you can write articles that relate to either the products and services your company offers or about the network marketing industry itself. The article directories where your articles can be placed and seen. Also, your articles have the potential of being listed in the search engines for free.
Videos. This is the newest frontier in the marketing arena. You can use a digital video camera and make videos to generate interest in your business. Just like writing and article, only you speak it. In fact with the video editing software you probably have on your computer, you do not even have to have a video camera to make high quality videos that will generate interest.
Forums. People love to talk and communicate. That's really what network marketing is all about. Use forums to connect with people and over time get them interested in your business.