Michael T. Glaspie is an American entrepreneur
and author. He is best know as the Chairman and Founder of Webnet
International. In the late 1990's he created Spam TerminatorTM,
a downloadable desktop utility. Glaspie went onto create BannersGoMLM
and MySiteInc, as two online service brands later on in his career.
Glaspie has released a number of marketing books
in the field of marketing.
Michael Glaspie (sometimes referred to as “Mike
G”) began on the web in 1997, shortly after the Internet began
to become popular. He began by creating a number of dot-com businesses.
Before this he released the best selling book, Hot Wires - Secrets
of the 900 Number Industry in 1991.
He launched spam-blocking software called TerminatorTM
in the late 1990s. It was installed through an ISP application
at the construction stage of a PC. BlockSpamNow was launched in
2002 for the retail distribution of TerminatorTM.
After developing the software tool, Glaspie moved
onto website creation. The URL for MySiteInc.net was registered
in 1999 and was launched a couple of years later as a capital
generating website. It was created as a free online program enabling
clients to build a professional website and also make money from
their site in the process.
After the success of MySiteInc, Glaspie moved onto
a number of advertising ventures. This began with creating BannersGoMLM.com
in 2000, a site that was created as a banner exchange and affiliate
Shortly after, he launched BannedCo-op.com, and advertising co-operative
website featuring 1:1 exchange.
The success of these sites and brands led Glaspie
to launch a traffic generation tool called FreeLinksNetwork.
Glaspie’s successes, allowed him to setup Webnet
International, which ranks among the largest-privately held Internet
service companies in the United States. Webnet develops seven
page websites, developmental work of websites, web hosting, ISP
accounts, and free interactive e-mail services. It provides the
base for developing web advertising through different Internet
Glaspie has launched a number of marketing tools
including his free digital CD titled ‘I Have a Gift for You’.
This CD enabled users to make money via the Internet using techniques
created by Glaspie.
He is also known to have created a number of marketing boot camps
and instructional audio books.
- Hot Wires - Secrets of the 900 Number Industry (1991)
- The Ultimate Money Machine - Profits Online (2002)
After Glaspie’s web success, with Webnet International
and other online services, a number of online personalities began
to impersonate him. This was said to be an attempt to cash in
on his growing reputation and popularity.
Michael has also served in public office as an elected
Trustee in his home community. He also served as president of
the Michigan Rental Housing Association where he frequently met
with legislators in successful efforts to write and pass important
legislation affecting rental housing law and practices.