How To Stand Out In A Crowded World

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Tell People About Your Product Without Telling Them About Your Product

I wish I learned this lesson 5 years ago. If you just keep pushing content about your product, people will just look at you as another salesman who’s trying to make them buy things.

The best marketing doesn’t feel like marketing.

When I built my app, Systemize, I was trying to get my app in front of as many eyes as possible. I did that by sharing my links to Reddit, Quora, Facebook, and everywhere else. I was wondering why no one cares about my app! But I learned this lesson the hard way.

Make it easier for people to find you than your competitor. Make people fall in love with who you are as a creative human been, and then to hire you for the service you want to sell them.

That’s how marketing works.

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