When I first started publishing content on the Internet nearly 20 years ago, I had no real ambition to make any money at all. It was just a hobby and I’d be thrilled with I’d get a message from just one random stranger.
While it’s been proven time and time again that it’s possible to make that magical, six-figure income blogging, the sad truth is that many blogs – in fact most blogs – don’t make much money at all. But don’t let that discourage you. I’m going to give you 10 reasons why they don’t make much […]
Does the following scenario sound familiar to you? You have tried virtually all you could to convince yourself that your blog is on the right path, but you still have a feeling that something just isn’t right.
People all around are beginning to catch on to what it means to have a digital legacy. It matters when you make a post online, be it a status update or your blog’s next article. There are times when we would truly rather just speak our minds, but are we considering what is being put […]
There’s an old saying: The more things change, the more they stay the same. I read an old article on a blog last week that bemoaned the fact that in 2004 most bloggers were blogging for peanuts. We’ve come a long way since 2004, but in some ways, nothing has changed. According to the article,
Blogs are still important tools for brands because they allow marketers to maintain full control of their content, and the analysis they can run on that content.
You’ve probably seen a few posts on things you should do when you set up your blog. But sometimes if you look at it as “Things you shouldn’t do” it makes more of an impact. So here, in no particular order, are the top ten blog design mistakes you should avoid. 1. No “About Me” […]
When you first get started with blogging, you’ll have to make a lot of decisions. You’ll need to decide on the topics that you’ll explore in your posts, you’ll need to choose (and find) a domain name, you’ll need to come up with a site design… the list goes on and on.
When you look at the number of comments on your blog compared to the total number of visitors it’s almost mind-boggling to see how passive your readers are. Add in other KPIs like the number of times they “like” your content, or the number of subscribers you have,
1. Purpose You make money with your blog or because of your blog, but your blog itself does not make money. Therefore, it’s important to define the purpose of your blog, or the reason you’re blogging, and always keep that purpose in sight. For example,
Most bloggers fail to make money because of one major reason: they try to make money without having any products sell. If you want to create a passive income from your websites, don’t focus on making money by selling ads or Google AdSense. Create your own products.
If you clicked through on this blog post hoping to find some sort of magic bullet, some magic formula for near instant riches where you can get rich quick and retire on some tropical island, I’m sorry to say you’re going to be disappointed. It doesn’t exactly work that way.
It’s important you have unique ways to build engagement on your blog. Over the years, we have learned a lot about the way people interact with blogs. This is cool because it allows us to keep up-to date with changing trends within the industry.
Are you wondering how to increase your Twitter followers in 2019? You’re not alone. Millions of business owners, independent artists, musicians, and content creators all want to know how to increase their Twitter views, engagements, likes, and followers in 2019.
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I check out the Unplugged Performance Tesla Model 3 at this week’s South OC Cars and Coffee. It’s got some REALLY BIG brakes! In addition to the Unplugged Tesla, Cars and Coffee featured over 600 cars for you to check out. It happens every Saturday from 9am to 11am at the Outlets at San Clemente.
When you work in any sort of creative profession, your success is inherently contingent on whether or not people like you. Or rather, whether or not they like what you create. And here’s the thing. The stuff you create doesn’t even need to be *good* in the traditional sense,
This is my review of the Tesla Model 3 Performance edition with the Performance Upgrade. The Model 3 is supposed to be Tesla’s “entry level” car that will bring electric vehicles to the mainstream. However, with an as tested price of $72,500,
Domain authority is very important when building an online business especially when you want to generate organic traffic. For those of you NOT aware “domain authority” refers to the entire value of your domain as established over the years looking at such elements like size,
I still remember when I was a kid, if I was unsure about the lyrics of a song and I totally misheard them, there was no real way for me to verify them. So, I’d go about my days and weeks and years, singing along with totally the wrong words. For the longest time, I thought that they were saying […]
Sally and I attended the open house of Hillbank Motor Sports. Hillbank Motor is a premier dealer for Shelby and Superformance Cobra, Daytona Coupe, GT40, Corvette Grand Sport cars, apparel and accessories. They’re also a Caterham Dealership and recently added Ruffian ebikes to their portfolio.
Designing and launching an online course can be hard work. Unfortunately though, that is only the first step. Success in any business depends on how well you market your product. The more people you reach with a targeted product,
If you have a store, you know that advertising online is not only the way of the future, its a necessity. When looking for additional ways to show off your vape shop, this is one of the best methods to get it in front of the eyes of millions.
For us affiliate marketers, the landing page is the messiah to lead generation. It gives marketers the ability to dive all into any niche and convert cold traffic into treasured leads. Once upon a time though in the not so distant past, landing pages were not the clean, polished, glamorous,
Do you understand the importance of cultivating a loyal customer base? Whether you’re a one-man-band café owner or run a global giant, retaining existing customers is much more desirable for your business than having to create new ones. In fact,
Hey, everyone! Long time since I’ve posted here on my blog. Why? I’ve been completely focused on my job, family, and (in my limited spare time) Youtube Channel. These days, My PPC Ian YouTube Channel about dividend growth investing is flourishing (up to 16,000 subscribers and growing!). As such,
Have you created a whiteboard or animation video for your brand yet? If not, now is the time to get started. Video animation is one of the most effective ways you can engage and increase your audience.
Business cards have been around since the 15th century. They first originated in China as “visiting cards.” The Chinese visiting cards would express one person’s intention to come and meet another person. Then in the 17th Century, the popularity of exchanging cards began in Europe.
Our friends at Facebook have an awesome feature that lets you invite people who have engaged with a post on your Facebook Page to actually Like your Page (if they don’t already).
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