May 2015


Payoneer is a world class payment services provider connecting over 200+ countries and top of the leading internet based companies make transaction super easy with the of help its virtual US Payment services which is deserved by every cardholder.

In today’s eCommerce business Payoneer has played a great role by making an interaction between companies, marketers and customers across the globe. The feature has made Payoneer more influential is providing Automatic Clearing House (ACH) for making deposits to Payoneer cardholders who reside outside US and doesn’t have US bank account.

Not only these are the prime benefits working with Payoneer but also you can get much more premium powerhouse of assists for making your internet based businesses deals upon great border of success.

In today’s guide I would be discussing how you can get a Payoneer account approved within only 15 days and get your card shipped by a month after creating account.

Before getting you up the main processes you may want to know what is Payoneer and how it works?

Sing-up For Payoneer Debit MasterCard

First of all Go to Payoneer official site and click on “Sign Up” button to get you up started

Now on the first step you have to fill out your personal details. Just fill it according to your existing documentation (National ID, Driving License, or Passport). Here is a highlight of correct personal details input

Note: If you sign up with this link you will get $25 deposited to your Payoneer account after activating your Payoneer Prepaid Debit Master Card
Singup to Payoneer

Personal Details:

First Name/Last Name: This should start with Mr. / Mrs. Designation but if your ID card doesn’t bear this type of designation (may be Md. for Muslim religion) then ignore adding Md. before your first name and then add your last name

Email Address: Your personal email address which you want to use with Payoneer account

Date of birth: This is important to use your correct date of birth which appears on your National ID card, Passport of Driving license.

Click on “Next” to proceed on second step
Fill up personal details

Contact Details:

Country: Type your country

Street address: Most important setup is this. The street address exactly means your Home address which may include your House No. Road No. Post Office. Etc. in short.
Make sure you input your Home address that exactly appears on your National ID card, Driving License or Passport.

Remember that you can type only 30 characters on each row for filling up Street address if your address exceeds 30 characters then your application will be declined.

City: The city which appears on your National ID card

Postal / Zip code: Type Postal code or Zip code that appears on your National ID card

Choose one from these options and type your regular and current mobile phone or landline number.
Now click on “Next”
Contact details

Security Details:

Username: This is your email address you used on step 1

Password: Type a secured and strong password with alpha numeric characters (Don’t forget to note it down on a word pad for instant recalling)

Security Question: Pick any of your favorite security questions and type its answer.

Now click on “Next”
Security details

Almost Done:

Here you have to choose your identity verification method i.e. National ID card, Passport or Driving License right now if you have any of these documents then use it.

Type your National ID Number and tick other three options

Finally click on “Submit” button

Note: Before submitting you may want to review your application such that you can make edition further before final submission of application.

After applying for Payoneer Master Card, head to your email provider and sign in your email account.
Now you will see Payoneer team has sent you two different notification messages:

Notification #1 − A simple guide of getting started with Payoneer services with most important your Cardholders Name username and your reference number on Payoneer system on the bottom side of message
3 Steps to be completed
Cardholder account username
Notification #2 − Your recent application for the Payoneer Prepaid Debit Master Card has been declined due to any of the reasons provided.
Application is declined
Now what you can do? Don’t worry, you can resolve this problem yourself just follow the steps below:
First of all note now your Cardholder Name username and your reference number on Payoneer system on a notepad which will be used further to contact Payoneer team

Now go to this page to submit a ticket notifying Payoneer team about your problem with recently created Payoneer account

Now you’re on ticket submission form so fill it securely with following suggestions:

Email Address: Enter the email address you used to create your Payoneer account

First Name: First name is that you used to written on Payoneer application form

Last Name: Last name should be the same you written on Payoneer form

Program/Partner: Choose any of the program partners you intend you get fund to your Payoneer account

Country: Your country name

Topic: Click on the topic −> Closing / Opening an Account −> Account Blocked −> I get an error message “MA104”

Your question: Now type your question with clear English that can reflect your trouble of Payoneer application. You can write that you have got an error message while signing in your Payoneer account and it shown up a “MA104” error message.
Choose question
And of course at the end of your question must write your

Cardholder Name username:
Your reference number on Payoneer system:

Both you these things you have copied earlier from your email.

Add attachment: You can take a screen shot of signing in trouble of your Payoneer account and attach it

Finally click on “Submit” and this part is done!
Submit ticket to Payoneer
After 3 – 4 business days Payoneer team will contact you regarding following credentials to want you provide them two information: (1) the name of the company from which you intend to receive payments. (2) A copy of a government-issued photo ID. You may want to read following messages as example
Response from payoneer team
So I responded the Payoneer team with following messages adding my valid National ID Card. See below image.
My response to Payoneer
One of the Payoneer customer service providers responded me that my documents have been transferred to Payoneer Account Approval Department for further processing. See below image
Queries transferred to department
After 3 – 4 business days one of Payoneer customer services has replied me that they’re unable to approve my application right now because the street address I have provided with my application doesn’t match the exact street address which is on my National ID card so they finally gave me another chance to fill up another correct street address which reflects my Home town (permanent address which appears on my National ID card) not any temporary address, not any School / College or / University care of. See below image as example
Still unable to verify application
So I filled another “Street address” with 30 characters and sent them immediately.
Final documentation
After 3 – 4 business days I have got my Payoneer application approved. See approval notification message that I received.
Success! - Account approved
Now I have successfully logged in My Payoneer account (though I didn’t get my card shipped to my address because it will arrive right between the dates of 8 June – 15 June, 2015.)

Now it’s your Turns:

I hope you have understood how to get Payoneer account approved within few correct steps and by only 15 days how you can get your application verified by Payoneer team.

If you wait for manual account verification by Payoneer team then it may be required  you more than 1 – 2 months but with instant communication with the Payoneer anyone can get their account verified and approved by Payoneer.

Thanks everyone for reading and don’t forget to share this article with your friends who suck in getting Payoneer account approved.

So you want to get started your email marketing startup with Feedburner because you already have created a blog under your favorite niche and you decided to capture emails of your target audience. It’s not the case for you but also for many people who are now ignoring Feedburner once they started with Feedburner on primary level of their blogging journey. The thing is that Feedburner is not any old blog content syndication service but some of its features are dull and gloomy as compared to advanced level email marketing as supposed to Aweber, Mailchimp, iContact, MailGet etc. services.

There are quite some drawbacks still suck Feedburner to deliver publishers the better user experience which meet their businesses. Due to having lots of bugs still hundreds of thousands of blog publishers give priority to Feedburner to capture emails and deliver blog content because of its free services and you could be one of them.

Feedburner is also popular in syndicating podcast (I will write a detail guide about Feedburner for podcast up next blog) and let people subscribe your podcast from iTunes and other platforms.

In today’s Guide I have written a simpler article to begin with Feedburner as a starter user and drag the ultimate uses from its services.

1. Create a Feedburner Account

It’s easy to create a Feedburner account for you blog. Feedburner allows two types of feed formats Atom and RSS feeds. You can create feed for your blog content or podcast to let your readers subscribe your blog feed syndication service. So in this step you will learn how to create a Feedburner feed for your blog content.

First of all head to Feedburner and login with your Google account

In this step you will have to tyep your website or blog URL and click on “Next”
Burn a feed with Google feedburner
Now Feedburner has discovered two feed URLs for your blog (i.e. Atom and RSS), choose one to burn your blog content.
Identify Feed Source
Note that Atom feed is more rich-featured allows any XML markup no matter what kind of blog content you publish (rich media, video, audio, images, animations etc. materials) as opposed to RSS feed which is old feed format can only read plain text or escaped HTML markup and have very much downfalls in its diversity. To know more about Atom vs. RSS feed read this article.For this tutorial purpose I chose atom feed and clicked on “Next”

The Feed Title is already fetched from your blog title or you can change the name if you want. The Feed address is also fetched from your Feed Title but you can also change this address to make your Feed URL more targeting and recallable.
Burn your feed
Once you have changed Feed Title and Feed Address now click on “Next” to proceedCongrats! You have successfully created your own FeedBurner feed account for your blog now it’s time to manage your account for more productivity and usefulness. So click on “Next” to proceed.
FeedBurner feed is now live
Your Feedburner account is almost created and the Feedburner has done some regular works to make your feed advance. But you can also enable some additional features for getting more insights from your Feed.Click on “Clickthroughs” to track how often people click items back to your site, Itemenclosed downloads (for podcast downloads as I didn’t enable podcast so I skipped this option) and the third option is tracked to get more detailed Feedburner stats.
Get more custo from feedburner
Once you chose your advanced Feed tracking options then click on “Next” to proceed.Now you’re on your Feedburner account management dashboard, here you will learn how effectively you can use Feedburner to get more out of its services.

2. Feed Settings

Edit Feed Details: In this option you can modify your Feed Title, Original Feed address and custom Feed address. The Feed Title can be changed as it has very less impact on your entire Feed but you should not change original and custom Feed address if you don’t permanently move your site to another domain.
You may want to change the length of your Feed when you show it on a HTML version by increasing/decreasing the value at the end of Original feed.

After changing it please click on “Save Feed Details” to let Feedburner affect these settings on your Feed.

Delete Feed: If you don’t want to continue with this Feed then you can simply remove this Feed from your Feedburner account. To do so click on “Delete Feed” and check “With permanent redirection” to permanently remove your Feed. Then click on “Delete Feed” and you have successfully deleted your Feed for your blog.

Transfer Feed: You may want to permanently transfer your Feed address to another Feedburner Publisher who has the same Feedburner account. To do so click on “Transfer Feed” and type the email address where you want to transfer your Feed then click on “Send Transfer Acceptance Request”. This may take up to 72 hours for Feedburner to contact the publisher to accept this new Feed address.

3. Analyze Your Feed

Feed Stats: Feedburner offers an inbuilt tracking and optimized Feed statistics dashboard to analyze your Feed condition with currently subscribed readers. Here in this option all you can get about your Subscribers lists, total reach for that day, views vs. clicks on articles, subscribers locations, uncommon usages of your feed and much more.
Feed Stats dashboard
To track any of the insights simply click on link and you will be presented more elaborate details of your Feed stats.

What are Uncommon Uses? – How to get rid of this issue?

Feedburner manages hundreds of thousands of feeds to syndicate content on varieties of platforms which can be email clients, web-based feed aggregators, news filters and more each outlined on Analyze tab on your Feedburner account dashboard. Besides these Feed tracking known places there are still some uncommon places where your blog Feed can be syndicated without your consent, this may be called as blog spam.

When any uncommon use of your Feed is tracked, Feedburner shows it on your main Analyze page tab to notify you about this event. Read this Google’s guide to know more about Feedburner Uncommon Uses

As content republication is a Google’s policy violation to webmaster guidelines even to Bing webmaster guidelines, so what can you do to protect your blog Feed fresh, legal and original?

Below are some effective and actionable steps to keep your blog Feed original and out of all illegal and uncommon uses.

  1. Add Creative Commons to Feedburner RSS Feed
  2. Submit your blog post to Google, Bing after publishing it on your blog
  3. Contact the content scrapper who used your Feed without giving you proper credits and warn him to stop syndicating content otherwise you will file a DMCA against his blog.

To know more about Feedburner uncommon uses read this article also this article to know more about creative commons license

4. Optimize

FeedFlare: The FeedFlare option gives your Feed maximum boost throughout social sharing and social bookmarking. Each time you publish post on your blog it will go live on your Feed and FeedFlare will add custom sharing buttons to further share your content with social networking sites.

To make FeedFlare more robust you can do following:

On your Feedburner account click on “Optimize” and choose “Feed Stats

Now you can see Feedburner has enabled some common buttons for bookmarking and social sharing, you can enable more options such as: Comments Count (Blogger), Comments Count (Self hosted WordPress), View Creative Commons License (A creative commons license will be added below posts in Feed) etc. options.
To mange and order your FeedFlare buttons just scroll down the page a little where you can see “FeedFlare Preview/Ordering”. Now order your buttons one after another.Finally click on “Save” button you’re done!


Headline Animator: Create a customized animated headline banner (custom size banner) and add it to your blog to attract more audience to read your content. To add a customized headline banner do following:
Headline Animator
Navigate on “Publicize” and choose “Headline Animator”Now make following changes to create a productive headline banner that matter your readers.
Headline Animator Setup
Finally click on “Save” button and you will be directed on widget adding page.Now choose your platform of blog (Blogger, WordPress, TypePad, or MySpace Page) and click on “Next”
The further options are very easy to add headline animator widget on your blog, just follow the successive steps which are familiar to you.

BuzzBoost: This option can be used to generate recent posts from your blog and embed the widget on your blog with a simple JavaScript code. To do so you just need to following these steps:

Click on “BuzzBoost” under “Publicize” and you have options to customize your Feed Settings. To make your recent post feed as simple then turn off/uncheck all the settings under “Feed Content to Display” and click on “Save”. But you can make your “BuzzBoost” more robust by enabling specific options that matter your readers and business.

After setting up “BuzzBoost” you will be provided a custom JavaScript code which you will have to add as a widget on your blog. Choose your blogging platform from the dropdown lists and click on “Go” to add it on your blog. The further options are much easy if you’re familiar with your blogging platform.

Email Subscription: Most important setup in every email marketing campaign. Feedburner also allows you to enable Email Subscription to let your visitors subscribe your email lists to get personalized email as blog content directly in their inbox. To enable this option just do following:

Click on “Email Subscription” under “Publicize” and choose your language as subscription form (default as English).

Now copy the code that starts with <form tag and add this code as widget on sidebar of your blog (best position for every email subscription form).
Email Subscription
Also you can add the widget on your blog if it’s Blogger, TypePad then choose your platform and click on “Go”
email subscription link
You can also add a link of Email subscription to your blog just scrolling down the page and head to “Subscription Link Code”.Now choose your blogging platform and add the widget on your blog.

Finally click on “Save” and you’re done!

FeedCount: This setup allows you to generate animated Feedcount button which you can add on blog to show you current email subscription lists in order to attract more people to subscribe your email lists. To do this simply following these steps:

Navigate to “Publicize” and choose “FeedCount”

Now customize your feedcount button by picking different colors as text and body.

Finally you will see an HTML code also the demo “Checklet”

You can add the HTML code manually on your blog or add the widget using their dropdown button to choose your blogging platform and click on “Go”

The further steps are as simple as your did earlier for other similar setups.

Finally click on “Save” to enable this option for your Feed.

Socialize: Do you know you can automatically tweet your followers of your blog content generated by Feedburner using Socialize options. This is a free service to ping your blog content to Twitter once your connected your Twitter account with Feedburner and enabled Socialize options. The steps are guided below in simple ways:

First of all you have to add a Twitter account by clicking on “Add a Twitter Account” then login your Twitter
account and authorize app to allow Feedburner tweet your blog feed on behalf of you.

After adding Twitter account to “Feedburner” head to “Formatting Options” and make following changes which can produce you more robust tweet.
Finally click on “Save” and you’re ready to tweet your first blog content ever to your twitter followers.Creative Commons: By enabling his service you can keep your copyright but still this allows people to copy and distribute your work by providing proper credits to your blog and under the only conditions they can treat with your Feed you specified in this option.

Below image shows how you can create a custom “Creative Commons” button for your Feed
Creative commons setups
Finally click on “Save” and you’re done!Note: This option will have no effect if Feed Image Burner is active.

5. Troubleshootize

This option contains some general tips and suggestions for quick fixing any malfunction across your feed. The Troubleshootize can be resyncable so that you can tell FeedBurner to sync your Feed for finding out any trouble if it confronts.

So what’s “Up Next?”

So these are all the general and needy setups for any Feedburner account to produce more robust feed that is expected. There are not so many drawbacks with Feedburner as I’m using this service since one and half years now, except one that is “inactive email subscribers”

This usually happens when an interested user subscribes your email lists they typed their email address on the email subscription box and signed up for to your Feedburner email lists. They thought that they’re already in your email lists but still one more important step is left that is activating email feed request within 24 hours by clicking a link that Feedburner has sent him immediate right after signing up.

If the user is not much tech savvy then he is not aware about this setup and may not activate the link so you lost one valid subscriber. If this continues time after time with your email subscription then you will see only (30 – 40)% users are active with your email subscription and rest of the users are inactive.

You can’t do anything more just removing these users from your email lists. To know about your total email subscribers lists please do following:

Navigate to “Publicize” and choose “Email Subscription”

Scroll down the page a little bit and head to “Total Subscribers:”

Click on the link “View Subscriber Details” and you will see your active and inactive subscribers.I have in total 750 subscribers but half of these subscribers are inactive, may be these are all such type of email users who don’t read their email even one within a week or weekend, so rubbish users !!
Active and inactive email subscribers
You may see this kind of scenario with your account so is there any option to let these people know about this event and aware them to active email subscription.I have written another article of how to increase Feedburner email subscribes manually by sending them a custom email template. This worked for me and I have been able to activate 10% of my total inactive email subscribers and rest of the people are unreachable may be for their blocked email address.

So I think you have understood how to treat with email subscription with Feedburner and get maximum people subscribed to your lists.

If you get the article helpful don’t forget to share it with your blogger friends who are still working with Google’s FeedBurner.