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Karon Thackston
Works at Marketing Words, Inc.
Attended University of South Carolina
Lives in South Carolina
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Every year, competition with Amazon will affect more product categories. The only question is how level the playing field is, and whether sellers can find ways to differentiate themselves. #AmazonFBA2017
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Thanks for the great advice, +Stephen Smotherman ! This is sure to make a HUGE difference in the bottom line of many Amazon sellers.
Want to seriously grow your Amazon biz in 2017? These 8 strategies will get you there.
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There are lots of elements that can cause conversions to tank on landing pages. These 5 are some of the most pressing.
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Typically, mystique is formed when something is withheld. It's the anticipation that drives humans nuts and makes them crave the missing piece of the puzzle... like this...
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Your copy should attract visitors and inform them about your brand. However, unless every other element of your marketing also supports your brand, the message will be lost.
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It is vital to have accurate translations in order to conduct business in a global marketplace. Taking shortcuts can mean serious setbacks (and major embarrassments)!
Selling in global marketplaces? Make sure your translations are spot on to avoid embarrassing & costly mistakes.
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As you begin to dig, and one idea leads to another, you can quickly develop a list of targeted blog content ideas that bring a flood of search engine traffic as well as qualified, interested readers.
Straining your brain to come up with popular blog post ideas? See how I did it in just a few minutes. #blogpostideas
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Excellent article from Chris Guthrie AND a free webinar (on the same topic) this afternoon at 3pm ET. Register here ---> https://chrisg.leadpages.co/ama5-karon/
Trying to sell private-label products? These 4 steps to differentiation can make or break your success.
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50% off today through Monday on all my ebooks and courses on this page. Discover how to convert better, rank higher and sell more! http://www.MarketingWords.com/black-friday 
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If your brand is registered with Amazon, nobody can waltz in and change your listing, right? WRONG! Amazon can… and does
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Before you get all gung-ho about stuffing 5,000 characters of keywords into your search term fields, you might want to read this...
Think filling up all 5,000 characters of search terms in your Amazon listing is the best strategy? Uh… not!
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Not sure what to do to get reviews since Amazon changed its policy? Try these ideas!
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Introduction
Karon Thackston is President of Marketing Words, a full-service copywriting / content agency that specializes in web/online copy, search engine copywriting, landing pages & Amazon product listings. Since 1999, Marketing Words has made measurable improvements in conversions and rankings for businesses and Amazon sellers large and small through top-quality copywriting and other content.

Karon is also author of the highly-acclaimed ebook Amazon Advantage: Product Listing Strategies to Boost Your SalesStep-by-Step Copywriting Course, Writing With Keywords, and  Ecommerce Copywriting.

Having spoken at Internet Retailer, Search Engine Strategies, Search Marketing Expo, BlogPaws and other conferences; Karon engages audiences while teaching them the correct way communicate, entice and convert through their copy and content.


Education
  • University of South Carolina
  • Winthrop University
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Web/online & SEO copywriter | Pres. of Marketing Words Copywriting Agency
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  • Marketing Words, Inc.
    Web/online & SEO copywriter, present
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