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Sofball Marketing Plan by Mind Map: Sofball Marketing Plan
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Sofball Marketing Plan

Main Blog

Business Cards

Software Submission Sites

widgetbox

Linking

1/3 stomper strategy

Blog to articles

Forum to blog

Forum post to articles

Social Bookmarking - OK

Services

Stumble Upon

Newsvine

Reddit

Digg

Delicious

Propeller

Mixx *** 9Indexes really well)

Technorati (blog)

Folkd

Yahoo Buzz

Diigo

Mister-wong

Multiply

Jumptags

What to Bookmark

Main site

Feeder site

Best blog posts (linkbaits)

All Videos on various sites

Hubpages & Squidoo Lenses

Pages that links to us

Social Bookmarks on other social bookarking sites

All pages on various 2.0 sites

All profiles page on various 2.0 sites

Pages that talk about us

All contributions on 2.0 sites

Good blog posts on remote blogs

Stomper Social Bookmarking Strategy

Onsite Plan, homepage, 1 key tip/post a week, specials page

Off-Site, videos, incoming links, partner sites

B-Sites, complementary sites, good content, customers

Strategies

Personalize Account

Search Communities (if any), Add friends

Incorporate keyword with the Title post

Make several accounts or have someone comment or vote for the post

Podcasting

Submission

archives.org

Teachoutloud

Podsubmitter.com

Strategy

Turn articles into podcasts, Get your rss feed url, Take it to feed2podcast.com, Register, Then get the code

Promote Podcast, Submit to podcast directories

Collaborative Research - OK

Yahoo! Answers

answer regular questions with links

post keyword-optimized questions with one profile and answer it with another profile with keyword-optimized answer and link to site

WikiAnswers

Asnwer regular questions with links

post keyword-optimized questions with one profile and answer it with another profile with keyword-optimized answer and link to site

WikiHow

embed videos

Ehow

Wetpaint

Knol

Wikipedia

soft links references and external links

Zimbio

http://en.allexperts.com/q/Softball-2562/

Answers.com

post keyword-optimized questions with one profile and answer it with another profile with keyword-optimized answer and link to site

DevHub

Forum Postings & Blog Commenting - OK

Comment on Articles

Active.com

EzineArticles.com

Squidoo & Hubpages (others)

Blogs

http://fastpitchsoftballblog.com/wordpress/

Allaboutfastpitch.com/blog.html

Girls-softball.com

fastpitchlane.softballsuccess.com

fastpitch.us

fastpitch.tv

Strategies, Collect relevant blogs to comment, Use keyword as anchor text in droping links, If html code is disabled, use keyword as the username and fill-up URL, Make relevant post

Forums

softballfans.com

eteamz.com

softballshows.com

heybucket.com

ohio fastpitch connection

Strategies, Collect relevant forums to drop links, Introduce yourself, Use keyword as anchor text in the Signature, Make relevant post

CommentHUT

Tools

http://www.inlineseo.com/dofollowdiver/

CommentHUt or Fast BLog Finder

Press Releases - OK

Free directories

Betanews

Directionsmag

News.thomasnet

Nanotech-now

Prlog

Free-press-release

Clickpress

Pressbox

Pressboxnodepressbox

Filecluster

Sbwire

1888pressrelease

Afreego

Emediawire

Emailwire

Newswiretoday

Prfocus

Filecluster

1888pressrelease

I-Newswire.com

OnlinePressReleases.com

OpenPR.com

PRurgent.com

PressMethod.com

PressReleaseSpider.com

SeeNation.com

UKPRWire.com

USPRWire.com

Paid directories

PRweb

PRwebdirect

PRleap

Send2press

PressReleaseNetwork

Emediawire

Sbwire

Strategies

anchor text in first 40 words, Find your Press Release topic, What keywords or keyword phrases to use, Make a Press Release, Submit to Paid sites or Free sites

Blogging

videoutilityposter

utilityposter

Softball-Drills

Micro-blogging - OK

Twitter

Tumblr

Plurk

Stats & Traffic Analysis - OK

Google Analytics

Cpanel Stats

Tubemogul.com

Youtube.com Stats

Classifieds Postings - OK

USFreeAds.com

Craigslist

Oodle.com

Epage.com

GumTree

Ebay Classifieds

Backpage

Strategies

Register, Know the products to sell, Use keywords for the title of the ads, or incorporate keywords in the title and also in the description of the ads, Create 5-10 ads that we should rotate posting, Place ads every day

Good Info on how to post

http://www.warriorforum.com/main-internet-marketing-discussion-forum/34584-how-i-successfully-post-craigslist.html

Automation tool

BPAutoposter

Pinging

Pingomatic.com

All RSS Feeds (blogs, squidoo, hubpages, etc.)

Strategies

ping RSS, blogs, etc if there is an update

Ping Podcast

DiscussFastpitch.com

SEO

Posting

Links

Conversion

Submission

RSS Feeds

RSS Submit

Social Media List

Sites, http://www.sports-feeds.com/submitrss.php, http://www.dotsauce.com/2007/06/06/55-active-rss-directories-to-help-promote-your-feeds/

Blog Directories

Submit all remote blogs (see list in remote blog section)

Submit main blogs, Discussfastpitch, softballperformance.com/blog, softballperformance.com/articles, softballperformance.com/softball-drills

Video RSS

http://www.videocasting-station.com/submitrss.php

Site Directories

Use keyword as Title, DMOZ, Yahoo Directory, BOTW, Other Potential Site Directories, Paid Directories, JoeAnt, Aviva Directory, Business.com

Random Strategies

Add Widget to Remote Blog of Main RSS Feeds

Ebay

Book Reviews

Amazon

Barnes and Nobles

Borders

Tell people to put y videos on their site

Registration on other people site

Video on OP Thank you Pages

Referrals from list members

Endorsements of products/services/sites with tagline and site URL

Google website Optimizer

PPC

Yahoo

MSN

Google

Amazon

Facebook

SEO - OK

Keyword Research

Do Videos of Most Important Keywords, History of softball, softball rules, famous softball players

Sitemap

Metatags, Photo Tags, Title, Description, Anchor Texts, H Tags

SEO Articles

Internal Linking

review linking structure

add internal links (blog, articles, etc.)

Review keywords (drills, etc.)

Footer - anchor text links

1-2 link per page

no-follow-useful links - http://www.seomoz.org/blog/are-you-leaking-juice

JV Partners and Affiliates

Viral / Free Reports

FreeHittingReport.com

FreePitchingReport.com

FreeSAQreport.com

125 Tips

SoftballComics

MentalToughnessTips.com

Video Marketing -OK

Video Submission - OK

Trafficgeyser, Bofunk, Esnips.com, Guba.com, iviewtube.com, kewego.com, livevideo.com, metacafe.com, motionbox.com, myspace, photobucket.com, Revver.com, sharkle.com, spike.com, u2upfly.com, video.google.com, video.yahoo.com, vidilife.com, youtube.com

TubeMogul, DailyMotion, Veoh, Blip

facebook*

monkeysee*

weplay.com*

bebo.com

myfastpitchworld.com*

softball.ning.com

onestopsoftball.ning.com

softballcore.com

buzznet.com

tnga.com

Kudda.com

jumpcut.com

video.msn.com*

flixya.com

clipshack.com

mefeedia.com

Clevver

archives.org

videojug.com

Thoughts.com

ehow.com *

Video Directories, http://www.videocasting-station.com

Gather

mushtube.com

Tagged

Coachbook.ning

Foreverfastpitch.ning

Break

Crackle

Ebaums World

Grind

Howcast

Imeem

Sclipo

StreetFire

Viddler*

Stupid Videos

5 Min*

Webcastr

i2tv

Graspr

VIMEO

Bukisa

Metacafe

Online Video Tools

Jaycut - Video Editing

Animoto - create online videos

Stickam - LiveWebcast

Ustream - Live Webcast

Kyte.tv - distribution across platform

Screencast-o-matic / Jing Project / Camtasia

oovoo.com - video chat & record

Strategies

Live Webcast

Weekly TV Show

Video Creation - Articles into PPT/Voice Over & Animoto

Video Trailers

Website Reviews - Jing / Camtasia

Video Tips

Youtube

Social Strategy (subscribers, commenting, etc.)

Jazz Up Channel Background - FitnessVip Example

Tubeinator

Video Response

Social Bookmarking

Regular Sites

Sutree - instructional-type clips

Article Marketing

Article Submission Sites - OK

EzineArticles.com, Vary resource box for different links

SubmitYourArticle.com

Archive.org

buzzle.com

magportal.com

articledashboard.com

articlesnatch.com

amazines.com

isnare.com

articlecity.com

articlecube.com

free-articles-zone.com

articlerich.com

site-reference.com

upublish.info

365articles.com

articlecodex.com

articlegarden.com

articlemaniac.com

articlepool.com

articleinsider.com

webpronews.com

article-buzz.com

365articles.com

articleslash.net

articleblast.com

goarticles.com

Strategies

Vary Resource box

Turn podcasts &videos into articles

Social Networking - OK

Social Networking Sites

***Facebook, main profile, Softball Tips and Trivia! App, Pages with Keywords, post relevant articles, tips, and drills, Invite SP group members to become fans of our pages, SP Circle of Friends Group, Post drills and tips, Invite friends to join group

**fastpitchworld.ning.com, Main profile, SP Group, Blog Post , Start Discussions

***weplay.com, main profile, SP Group, add documents, create events (launches, teleseminars, etc.), News (new products, changes, etc.)

**MySpace, Main Profile, SP Group

*Ning Sites, Forever Fastpitch, CoachBook, Softball, One-Stop Softball, Fastpitch Elite

Social Networking Sites

*Others, tnga.com, softballcore.com

Stickam, main profile, live show, add friends

WebRing, create communities and connect people

ZoomGroups, create website, advanced blogging, social networking, trading tools, innovative advertising and affiliate services

Strategies

General Social Strategies, Comments on Status / Photos / Videos, Add friends

Link Building - OK

Signature Linking

Forum Profile, New node

Profile Sites for Link-Building

Flickr, Links in profile + photo captions

Automation Tools

Submit Equalizer

New node

Only Wire

Press Equalizer

CommentHut or Fast Blog Finder

Tubeinator

podsubmitter.com

Pingomatic.com

Social Marker

Image Marketing

Strategies

Use-Keyword-image-name-with-dashes

Add an alt keyword description

Internally link with keyword

Use same keyword in text around

page name should be same keyword

example of coding: <a href=horsebab.htm><img src=horse-beach.jpg width=1024 height=768 alt=”photo of horse galloping on beach”>

Remote Blogging OK

Remote Blogs

Xanga

Blog HI

Wordpress

Livejournal

Vox

Blog.com

Blogger

Blogsome

Blog Drive

My Opera

Blog Lines

Blogr

Easyjournal

Strategies

Ping all blogs after each new post - cut and paste list http://pingomatic.com/, Test strategy for 1 week

Each blog plaftorm has 2 sub-blogs = a softball-tips blog and a softball-drills blog

Content-Sharing - OK

Scribd

Keyword Documents

Tipstrs

Keyword tips

Quizilla

keywords journal stories

Multiply

Wiseweber

Keyword pages

Hubpages

Keyword Pages

Squidoo

Keyword pages

Gather

Slideshare

Keyword PowerPoint Presentations

Yola (remote website)

create keyword website + links

weebly (remote website)

create keyword website + links

Blinkweb (remote website)

create keyword website + links

wikidot

webs (remote website)

Current.com

Docstoc

Keyword documents (like scribd)

Bukisa

Product Sharing Marketing

Thisnext.com

Shopwiki

Kaboodle

Kaboodle

Software Marketing

Create Cheap Useful Toolbar

Site Assessment -OK

Make thorough site analysis before applying these strategies

SERP

ALEXA Ranking

Competitors

Analysis of results and a report written every week or every month to see development or if we're in the right track

Web 2.0 Sites - OK

HubPages

Google.ca/Search

WikiDot

build website, publish contents, share documents, collaborate with friends

Gather.com

Nexo.com

SubmitYourArticle

Revver

Dailymotion

Strategies

Link also to other site, not only to Main

Do not do all at once in one day

Every time there's a new post/page, try to ping it

Others are in the map

Internet-Marketing Team

Liza

Lead person for Social Networking and Classified Ads

Jen

Assist in implementation of link-building and other SEO strategies. Lead person for Social Bookmarking

Responsible for submission related task - Article Directories Submission, RSS Submission

Wayne

Lead strategist for Link-building, SEO, and web analytics

Supervises and overviews implementation of all SEO-Link Building strategies

Mark

Lead person for video marketing

Assist in implementing strategies related to video (ex: social bookmarking)

Lia

softball and training expert - will provide content creation for softball and training stuff.

Assists in implementation of strategies that require softball knowledge (blog commenting, forum posting, yahoo answers, etc.)

Cedric

Lead article and content creator - can produce anything on any topics.

Marc

Provide expert guidance on strategies and supervises application and implementation of plan and srategies.

Implements specific strategies like blog postings (main blog) and micro-blogging (twitter)

Fernand

Article Writer - can produce fresh and new contents to post

Can do SEO - social bookmarking, an other off-page optimization

Possible Strategies

Proper Paid Links

Google Groups (ask questions leave answers, iie links)

Paid Per Post Reviews

Isnare Article Distribution

Mini-Net Strategy - OK

Add link list to Remote Blogs

Set main site as the Authority site

E-book Strategy

Gather articles and turn it into PDF

Submit E-book to E-Book directories

New node

New node