Imagine it’s the year 2000. You’re a freelance writer and you work for every major corporation on the block. A time machine (a TARDIS for you nerds out there), appears in your home office and out steps me. Before you grab your Louisville Slugger,
Let's get straight to it. The following tools are useful and will help you build a better workflow. Some of these are gems! ### Time and Task ManagementMy favourite: Todoist Why? They have an app for virtually every platform. I have it on my phone and integrated into Outlook.
Welcome to the fifth update of the Authority Internet Business Traffic and Income Report. We’re almost at the two year mark from the start of this case study. During this time, I took a brand new site (DevelopGoodHabits.
Today I’m going to reveal some of the most interesting online niches where there is a lot of money to be made. These are niches which have a level of competition that allows you to compete, and fast. In other words, I wouldn’t expect to be waiting years (or even months, in many cases) to […]
For narrative effect, businesses and corporations on TV are violent and seedy. There’s always a backroom. There’s always a deal. And someone always gets buried in the foundation. No wonder it’s hard to gain trust as a business. Everyone already thinks you’re connected to the mob somehow.
Exterminate! EXTERMINATE! Thank goodness nobody is building a marketing Dalek, right? But at the same time, maybe a killer bot might be exactly what we need. 60% of users are used to talking to chat bots. The other 40% just don’t know they’ve talked to a chat bot.
Marketing plans are like a pork roast. If you merely stick the pig on a spit over a fire and forget about it all day, you’re going to end up with a burnt mess. So many people treat marketing plans this way, it’s a wonder anyone gets good ROI. Let’s look at how you really treat a marketing plan.
I’ve got something to confess. I suck at marketing. Not because I don’t know what I’m doing. I COULD market well. Hell, you could call me a marketing expert by now. But I’m lazy as f**k. I don’t want to spend the time to write my blogs, post on social media, set up the PPC, build the funnels,
You finally took the plunge. You quit your job. You bagged a few freelance clients and now you’re ready to hit the road. But you’ve never lived and worked on the road. You feel like you’ll be lost without your wired internet connection, your automatic coffee maker and your house plant named George.
What if you could appeal to 70% of your niche? Would you invest money in something like that? Who would pass up an opportunity like that? But there are plenty of marketers and businesses out there who invest very little in their video marketing. 70% of business use video to make purchase decisions.
Brand loyalty is for grandpa, right? At least that’s what every marketer I’ve talked to assumes. If you’re going to get someone to sport your brand for life, you’d better look to the boomers. But statistics tell us this isn’t exactly true anymore. When we look at the boomer consumers,
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,
Starting a more traditional brick-and-mortar business requires a significant investment of time and capital. This is a big reason why home-based businesses, both online and offline, are so much more attractive to people who want to be their own bosses.
One of the most asked questions that I get is what is my favorite affiliate program? There are dozens of affiliate programs you can promote to make money online. However, very few meet all my requirements for a great affiliate program. In this video, I share with you my favorite affiliate program.
Before companies jump into selecting a CRM and Marketing Automation platform, it is helpful to get a clear understanding of what each one offers. The features and benefits are not as important as the specific needs of your company. Below is a comparison of two popular solutions:
Serpstat is an all-in-one SEO platform for digital marketing solutions. The tool helps digital marketers, SEO experts, and business owners automate their search engine optimization efforts. Regular updates, new features,
On this episode of the Dot Com Lifestyle, we drove to Long Beach, California, to try some dry Cambodian noodles at the Phnom Penh Noodle Shack. Subscribe to my YouTube Channel Just for comparison, this was my lunch at Phnom Penh Restaurant in Vancouver. The two related in any way.
If you build it, they will come… except someone else may have already built it the same way and failed. Wouldn’t it make much more sense to start building from an established foundation, one that has already proven to work and one that you can emulate?
Is your business already on the web? Great! Studies by BIA/Kelsey show that 97% of consumers search online for products and services they need. It goes without saying that targeted leads are what the majority of businesses desire. Those can be attained through effective, organic SEO.
On this episode of This Week with John and Oscar, we count down the top three most powerful cars from the Geneva Motor Show. Hard to believe that the car in third place has “only” 1,500HP. Subscribe to my YouTube Channel
Links are still important for your site’s SEO. Read the post to discover how to get backlinks for your website in 2019. Running an online business and focusing on SEO, you’ve faced wide discussions on how backlinks impact your website’s ranking.
Are you searching for the list of most famous entrepreneurs in the world? Well, you’ve come to the right place. “An entrepreneur is someone who jumps off a cliff and builds a plane on the way down.” ― Reid Hoffman Fortunately,