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About Donna Gunter

Donna Gunter is the voice for the introverted business owner’s secret weapon, Authority Marketing. After launching her first business from her rural, East Texas hometown in 1999 using only connections made online and Internet marketing strategies that she tweaked to fit her INFP personality, she has grown it into a multi-business enterprise. Donna was named one of 2012′s Who’s Who Among Women in Ecommerce by WE Magazine for Women, second-place winner in the 2010 Next Top Newsletter Showdown, and is a Certified Internet Marketing Specialist and Certified Social Marketing Specialist. Donna has been featured as an expert on SiteProNews.com, SelfGrowth.com, Biznik.com, IVAA.org, CVAC.com, ConfidentMarketer.com, eWomenNetwork.com, and OnlineProfitsTelesummit.com, among dozens of others. She provides business and success advice and resources to nearly 10,000 people around the world. If you liked this resource, you’ll love Donna’s dynamic courses and programs to help you start, market, and grow your online business. Learn more at www.OnlineBizU.com and GetMoreClientsOnline.com.

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Seeing that there are more than 20 billion web pages on the internet, the competition to get the best position on the Internet is huge. It is vital to keep in mind that there is not a single SEO technique that will guarantee you the top ranking on a Google results page. However, if you […]

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The old adage, “Don’t put all of your eggs into one basket,” is especially true in today’s economic climate for any business. Just as you would never let all of your income be derived from one or two clients, creating a diversified business where you have multiple streams of income is the key to success […]

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“I hate to market myself” is a very common complaint I hear from many of my clients. Some are introverts, who are naturally averse to self-promotion, while others just don’t realize that they also wear the hat of Marketing Director when they start their own business and unhappily discover that they are responsible for getting […]

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Social networking can take up more time than you realize. You’re online checking your Facebook status updates, and suddenly an hour has passed before you know it. Is there any way to authentically outsource your social networking so that this marketing activity doesn’t become another drain on your already too-full schedule? The answer is both […]

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It seems as though many blog readers still prefer to get blog updates via email, despite the popularity of RSS feeds, I have 21,000+ unread blog posts in my Bloglines account, so I’m definitely one of those. Since there’s no real way to track numbers through an RSS reader, I have no idea of how […]

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When I first became familiar with the professional coaching industry in the late 1990’s, I quickly became a follower of Thomas Leonard, credited with founding the coaching industry as we know it today. One of the suggestions that Thomas offered for growing a new business was to develop a Team 100 List. To complete this […]

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For years, I’ve been giving away a PDF ebook as my client attraction device to entice prospects to sign up for my list. This strategy has served me well as a way to grow my list. However, what I’ve discovered during that time is that many people download my ebook and then never open it. […]

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When I began to market my business online, I just started to do things that were pretty natural to me. I’m a great teacher, so I held teleclasses, and I’m also a great writer and researcher, so I began to write about what I knew. Holding teleclasses was definitely a strategic marketing move, but not […]

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Don’t overlook your inbound linking strategy as you think about search engine optimization for your site. An inbound link is a hyperlink back to your site from another web site. The one constant and reliable strategy in search engine optimization is that sites with a variety of high quality backlinks rank higher in the search […]

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Tired of the day-to-day struggle of chasing one client to the next? Want a better way to run your business that enables you to better predict your monthly income? One of the best ways to stabilize your income when you’re a self-employed service professional is to create a monthly recurring source of income for yourself, […]

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Even though I use an amazing article distribution service, not all publications or blogs serving my industry or my target market are on the distribution list for this service or for the well-known, high traffic article directories. So, to ramp up the syndication of my articles yet another notch, I also submit them to specialty […]

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You may feel as though you’re on a hamster wheel when it comes to measuring your marketing. You run, run, and run some more, but don’t seem to be getting anywhere. That feeling is perfectly natural if you’re not measuring your ROI (Return on Investment) with your marketing. For years, I’ve been on this hamster […]

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Even though I use an amazing article distribution service, not all publications or blogs serving my industry or my target market are on the distribution list for this service or for the well-known, high traffic article directories. So, to ramp up the syndication of my articles yet another notch, I also submit them to specialty […]

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Unfortunately, this scenario is a reality for all of us who use social networking — it’s not a matter of IF your Twitter or Facebook account will be hacked, but simply WHEN. I’ve been on the receiving end of messages from my friends whose accounts have been hacked. The message typically compliments me on some […]

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All of my clients are exceptional at the service they provide for their clients. However, many of them come to me for coaching because they’re having a hard time filling their practices and finding clients. Almost without fail, they tell me that this is a marketing problem. It is a marketing problem, but not the […]

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