Readers of this blog are no strangers to entrepreneurship. Yet, the thought of translating your entrepreneurial desire with an actionable plan may be intimidating to a lot of us. This is especially true for service based businesses that rely on face-to-face meetings with customers to make money.
Buy it now In case you thought this blog had died and gone to Heaven Hell… Nope! I’ve been scribbling away in the darkness and I’m relieved/delighted to finally announce: A Complete Guide to Affiliate Marketing The book has just dropped in my store. First question,
The holiday shopping frenzy is fast-approaching as retailers stock their shelves with great gift ideas and holiday decor. Of course, things won’t really be in full swing until the Black Friday official kickoff,
For its new holiday campaign, the British fashion label invites consumers to follow a series of clues to find hidden elves in a "choose your own adventure" game on Instagram.
School’s already back in session in some areas of the U.S.,while others have another precious week or two to enjoy the summer break. Parents everywhere are counting the days until they get some peace between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.,while teachers, on the other hand,
Being an influencer is all about knowing what you are good at and sharing it with the rest of the world. It’s not just about the marketing, branding or even the business generated from it, instead, it’s actually a combination of everything. Take myself, for example,
Don’t you hate one-size-fits-all clothing? I mean seriously. Think about the vast range in size that exists among humans, and one-size-fits-all becomes completely absurd. Then, some genius devised the idea of “one-size-fits-most,
I would argue that when it comes to making money online, the most important skill you need is not in being able to find untapped niches, knowing how to do A/B testing, creating attractive websites or even having a great ability to write. Instead,
When it comes to making money online, you have a lot of choices. No matter if you are focused on affiliate marketing, filling out surveys, doing freelance writing on the side or even starting a blog — there is a whole world of opportunity out there just waiting for you.
If you want to get ahead in the world of business and online marketing, you absolutely must attend conferences and events. There is no better way to connect in-person with some of the most influential people in the industry today. A perfect example of this can be seen at Affiliate Summit,
Conversion rate optimization (CRO) plays a huge role in the design and composition of websites, whether you factor it in or not. As a web developer and designer, it is your job to provide an optimal user experience first and foremost. The overall design has to look good, yes,
In the marketing & growth world, “growth hacking” is probably the most misused (and overused) buzzword of all time. Everyone is looking for that one hack, that one quick win that will solve all their growth problems. The reality is,
Warfare Plugins has already fixed the problem. If you update the plugin, the redirects will go away. DO IT NOW if you have this plugin installed. But do read on for additional actions you should probably take. This happened today, 3/21/19 Zero day hack – details at https://warfareplugins.
I have to admit that I’ve looked at Flipboard before. And I just didn’t “get it”. But I had no idea of the benefits to site owners and bloggers until I did this research. Did you know you can feed your blog content into a Flipboard magazine to generate more traffic and visibility? I didn’t.
Web directories play a different role today than they did historically. They originally were used to direct Internet users to sites by category and topic on the Internet. They also made it easier for users to find what they were looking for when searching for specific products, services, answers,
Sales are essential for any business to succeed, but even the greatest salesperson won’t sell a thing without any leads to sell to. With billions of people online, there seems to be no shortage of leads and, sure enough,
Why would you want to go to Zoholics Austin? Read on to find out. Even if you haven’t thought about attending before, it is a great place to meet small business owners. You can find out how the free and inexpensive Zoho apps can benefit you. And if you’re a freelancer looking for more work,
Would you like to be able to influence people easily and grow your business? Do you wish you or your business could be published in Forbes, Mashable, TechCrunch, Fast Company, or the Wall Street Journal? What is that is possible, and you just don’t know how? Find out from Josh:
Moz 2.0 has landed. Domain Authorities were not changed at 11:55 CST, but we saw the changes around noon CST. Read more in the Moz 2.0 post here. In today’s world where nearly every piece of machinery has been digitized, having a website for your business is very important.
Many business owners look at the beginning of every year as an opportunity to correct the mistakes of the previous year, to usher in better and more effective marketing strategies, and basically, to start anew. If you think along theses line, too,
On this episode of the Dot Com Lunch, I show you how to get great audio with your video by adding a Zoom H1n digital audio recorder to your video setup. Subscribe to my YouTube Channel
On this episode of the Dot Com Lifestyle vlog, I met up with the Little House on the HWY at South Orange County Cars and Coffee. I checked out the former school bus that got turned into a house and all the multi-million dollar supercars.
Split testing is a necessary evil. It’s tedious and time consuming, however it’s one of the quickest ways to achieve online success.Â Using this strategy can add immediate value to your website if conducted properly.
Burnout is hardly a brand new phenomenon, but it is an issue that has been exacerbated by the self-led opportunities of the online economy. Because we’re practically all connected to the Internet at any given time and the startup costs for an online business are practically nil, anyone can do it.
How do you do affiliate marketing with Amazon? Believe it or not, this is one of the most frequently asked affiliate marketing questions of all time. With Amazon running a highly successful affiliate program,
On April 18th, network with some of the biggest companies in the gambling industry and affiliate marketing space at the Prague iGaming Affiliate Conference organized by Smile-Expo. iGaming experts will be in attendance and will discuss their solutions to the current gambling market.
According to a study by Feedvisor: When consumers are ready to buy a specific brand of products, nearly 74% of them go straight to Amazon. The study was taken from more than 2,000 consumers who have purchased something from Amazon in past two years. .
It’s easy to get deep into a project and not step back to look at the whole picture. You think what you’re making is excellent. The people standing behind you are laughing their asses off. It’s all about perspective. If you’re going to create something that appeals to everybody,
Marketers are psychologist who make money off people instead of fixing their mental problems. Most of us are actually trying to help people too. But we’re also trying to make money. Today we’re going to talk about a couple kinds of marketing. These aren’t going to be your typical “hey,
For an insane moment, I thought maybe I’d crossed over into a weird alternate reality. Maybe these people weren’t actually marketers but a sadistic club of psychopaths leading us to the slaughter. Ironically,