Yes I couldn’t resist commenting or post to a group at FaceBook called
Creative Recruiting Network Classifieds. I have never seen so many
exclamation marks or capitalized letters at one place for a long time.
I couldn’t help smiling and laughing a bit even if it’s actually very sad
this still exists.
So I wrote:
“WHY ARE PEOPLE YELLING HERE???
I SAID, WHY ARE PEOPLE YELLING HERE???
Stop yelling at people today and start talk to them.
Use these e-books to see how to:
Yes it’s sad that people still use this technique to scare their customers
away, especially in a place among other marketers trying to get some sales.
It’s also sad the haven’t got proper training and desperate try to reach out
with their message.
Look at these examples.
WAKE UP! THE PROSPECTS ARE THERE FOR YA! JOIN XPLOCIAL,
USE FACEBOOK, MAKE A 6 FIGURE INCOME!
OH MY !!!! >>>>>>THEY ARE GIVING ME PAID SIGN UPS wow
TIMING AND POSITIONING IS EVERYTHING!!!
and so on.
I can remember when I started with Internet in about 1995. One of the first
rules I learned or FAQs was. Do we still use FAQ? Frequent Asked Questions.
It was, never use capitalized letters in a mail, it’s rude and not polite screaming
or yelling at your readers.
Next one was something;
Internet is very international. Please keep in mind that not everyone has English
as their native language. Never complain about their language or spelling.
I like that one too since my native language is Swedish, you know Swedish
köttebulle, hmmm hmm for those of you remembering The Swedish Chef in
the Muppet Show. That’s always a struggle for me to write an ad with all those tiny
tricks using your writing skills. OK I managed to write this post, hope you understood
See you next time