Tame Bear on May 22nd, 2014

  To promote anything you need visitors. Traffic — lots of traffic. The easiest way to get lots of free traffic fast is with mutual Traffic Exchanges (TEs). The basic idea of traffic exchanges is this: You show me your ad and I show you mine. You can sign up with any TE for free […]

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Tame Bear on July 10th, 2012

We’re now just past the third-year mark since Tame Bear learned of Traffic Exchanges and has made them a part of his life, at varying times and degrees. So it is with great pleasure that I present my actual earnings so far this year (output from Quick Books For Mac) woo hoo. Relatively modest by […]

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Tame Bear on June 18th, 2012

Hey, I like to think my own success was based on one thing only — my remarkable congeniality, or what might these days be called “social friendliness.” I type fast and I like to chat. But I have to admit I had an ace in my back pocket — that grand-daddy of social traffic web […]

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Tame Bear on December 2nd, 2010

In a previous post I talked about how to use Traffic Exchanges (TEs) to create your unique identity on the web and build your list. I call it “Brand YOU.” Admittedly, that’s easier said than done. For me, putting up an email capture page is not real difficult. You see I’ve been doing this sort […]

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Tame Bear on October 24th, 2010

What are Traffic Exchanges good for? If you’ve been using TEs for a while maybe you’ve already figured some of this out, so we can compare notes. And if you’re new to TEs, I hope these two essential tips are helpful. TEs are great at pointing traffic firehose-like at a web page and opening the […]

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Tame Bear on July 28th, 2010

When you’re looking for something specific on the Web, a search engine (Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc.) is the way to go. But what if you just want to discover, without searching for anything in particular? Genuine surfing for the sheer thrill of discovery? Finding web sites you never would have found by searching, because it […]

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