As you may be aware, I was a huge Billy Mays fan. Here is an EXCELLENT and article about Billy Mays and Affiliate Marketing.
Even though Billy Mays was the king, Ron Popeil and the Ronco Chicken Rotisserie have been around even longer than Billy Mays.
Being a “Pitch Man” and Inventor couldn’t be more different. Ron Popeil was/is a great pitchman but has gotten into financial trouble after only pushing his inventions.
This is a major dilemma with Inventors. They have a very tough time moving on when something fails. That’s where “Pitchmen” and “Marketers” and Marketers have it much easier.
What new thing did you try today?