Welcome to my website

My name is Jeniffer Thompson and I am an author, speaker, and Internet Marketing strategist. I’m not a guru—I don’t have some miracle answer to guarantee your online success. What I do offer is a common sense approach to Internet Marketing. I concentrate on the nuts and bolts of how you can establish a professional online presence and will teach you simple steps anyone can follow:

  • develop your brand and fine-tune your message,
  • build a professional website and implement a strategic marketing funnel,
  • write engaging content that draws in your audience,
  • drive traffic and convert that traffic into revenue.

You can start reading my blog now, hear me speak at a conference near you, call me (619-955-8286), or email me questions. I offer free 15-minute consultations, as well as complete website analysis, consulting, and coaching services.

Plus, my team at Monkey C Media specializes in author services. We’ll implement anything you don’t have the time or the energy to tackle yourself: basic to advanced websites, custom Wordress websites, book cover and interior design, logo design, business cards and more—if you need it, we’ll create it.  We will deliver on time—above and beyond your expectations.

What’s a Good Bounce Rate on Your Website?

12/03/2014   |   6 Comments

Q: What’s a good bounce rate? Higher or lower?

A: When tracking the traffic to your website, you should be aware of your bounce rate, which is literally when a visitor lands on your website and bounces right off.

Typically, you can expect a higher bounce rate if you are running a pay-per-click campaign, or if you are getting a lot of traffic through search engines. Why? Because you cannot control how people conduct a search and you certainly can’t know what people are looking for (not exactly anyway). This is why it’s so important to be very targeted with your blog post titles, title tags, tags, keywords, and description tags—it’s one thing to draw people in, it’s another to Read the rest of this entry »

Online Presence: Making a Good First Impression—Online

11/26/2014   |   No Comments »

You have less than a second to make a good first impression online.  Make your website or blog the best it can be: professional, free of clutter, organized, easy to understand, and available (meaning offer your readers value, and they will come back to you again and again).

With my consulting business, I travel to conferences around the country and have the pleasure of meeting many new people on a regular basis. This gives me the opportunity to make a good first impression, over, and over again. Consequently, when I travel, I like to look and feel my best. When I speak, I always wear a suit, makeup, designer shoes and I stand up tall and speak clearly—my friends wouldn’t even recognize me. When you look good, you feel good, and people are more likely to trust you.

It’s true. We do judge a book by its cover. When we meet someone for the first time Read the rest of this entry »