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.
I uploaded my first ever video to YouTube in 2006. This was around the same time that I started my professional blogging career and it was also around the time that I met John Chow for the first time. From what I can recall, I also had an account with the now defunct Google Video,
In this video, I show you inside the One Funnel Away Challenge. I’ve received many questions about the challenge, and figured the best way to explain it, is to show you inside. The One Funnel Away Challenge is designed to FORCE you to stop working on stuff that doesn’t matter,
This year, I’m putting a huge focus on IMPLEMENTATION in my online business. We live in a world with so much information right at our fingertips. Almost anything we need to know is literally a few clicks away. But here’s the thing.
It’s hard to judge the direction of content marketing because it keeps changing so rapidly. However, one thing is for sure, content marketing will continue to make an impact going forward. I’m surprised at the amount of people who don’t put emphasis on where it matters. For example,
Far and away one of the greatest benefits to living the dot com lifestyle is that you get to set your own schedule. You have the time freedom to work on what you want, when you want, where you want. But as dear old Uncle Ben told us so many years ago, with great power comes great responsibility.
In the end, I believe it’s all about achieving the highest possible conversion rate. If you can use tricks to increase your opt-in rate, then you’ll have an easier time hitting your bottom line which is to convert readers into loyal followers. However,
Affiliate marketing in 2019 is alive and well. Sure, there were be critics out there that complain about the competition, increases in mobile-usage, ad blockers and the many different obstacles in the way that make it tougher than previous years — but at the end of the day,
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.
So, you have decided to turn to affiliate marketing to promote your products and services. Perhaps you’ve even planned your budget and came up with some ideas on how to structure your affiliate program. If that is the case, your main goal is probably to get it up and running as soon as possible.
Affiliate marketing is full of surprises and waves. Smart affiliates are the ones who see the waves before they break! If you are reading this,
Along side my eBay venture, I also signed up to Amazon FBA. If I am selling on eBay might as well go for it on Amazon as well. Everyone says that it is a bit late to get in the game. As the saying goes, the best time to start is now. Yes, I would […]
Finally the wait is over. Every year, we publish yearly income reports of Bloggers Passion (you can find the previous years income and traffic reports from here and here).
Are you searching for an honest WP Rocket plugin review? You’re in the right place. Using the RIGHT caching plugin can help you in achieving faster website performance and loading times. But there are so many caching plugins out there. Over 600,
Clickbooth had a number of exciting events this year. From our (faux, we’re in Florida) snow day in January, to our summer Cinebistro afternoon, to celebrating Halloween in the office, there was no shortage of great times with our CB family in 2018.
Last year, I published the affiliate marketing traffic sources I was trying in September. The response to that article was fantastic and I got a lot of great feedback from my publishers at PeerFly. This year I am going to follow it up, but I’m also doing something a little different. For 2019,
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).
Funny part is Jitendra interviewed me before, watch the first initial interview here. Ian Fernando: Hey guys Ian Fernando here at Ianfernando.com and I have special guests and the craziest part is he actually interviewed me way back in a day at Affiliate summit no not affiliate summit,
Though there are many affiliate programs out there, CrakRevenue affiliate network deserves the title of Kings of Adult, Dating and Cams. With an extensive list of premium adult offers you won’t find anywhere else,