I couldn’t find the download anywhere. I checked my email, I clicked all the links and went to all the pages, I set up my new, free ‘membership’ and still the download wasn’t there. But they kept telling me to be sure to download it as soon as I watched the video. So I watched the video, but the download still did not appear.
Do you know what DID appear?
“We noticed you still have not downloaded the XYZ Document. If you need help, just click this button and someone will call you to assist.”
Sneaky clever, don’t you think?
Here’s what they’re doing:
They’ve created an outstanding video that teaches a marketing technique. To get you to watch the video, they promise you a free download of one of their internal documents that’s made them millions.
But you can’t get to the document until you watch the video (it’s a long one) all the way to the end. You watch the video and… WHOOPSIE! Haha!
Next comes the super nice, super helpful sounding email. This is where they get you on the PHONE and sell you on their expensive program.
It’s a bit diabolical, but still I have to acknowledge their creativity.