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.
As entrepreneurs and online marketers, one common goal that many of us share is to simply become financially independent. The dream of working for yourself is quite an accomplishment, but being financially set for the rest of your life is another.
The best blog sites in the world generate an income of between $15,000 and $30,000 a day. Huffington Post, which is considered the best blog site in the world, was only started in May 2005. So what would you say if I told you that you can also create a blog site that rocks,
Here’s an interesting question I received from a reader: Say you are starting affiliate marketing today with a $5,000 budget — what’s the best way to turn this type of budget in to a long-term affiliate business? And how long would it take? I see this dilemma often.
I just had a MAJOR HOLY SMOKES moment! Find out what it is, along with tons of creative landing page tips & ideas...
As we enter the first week of a brand new year, your motivations are probably higher than ever to make 2016 the year to finally achieve all you’ve been dreaming of. Whether you’re starting a brand new foray into making money online or you’re hoping to take your current income to the next level,
Today, I’ve got an interview with Chandler Bolt from Self-Publishing School. I met Chandler at a conference about two years ago and was immediately impressed with his business and overall attitude. As you’ll hear on this episode, Chandler is in … ContinuedThe post Podcast 127:
Hey guys! Perrin here. Welcome back to the podcast. I’m super, super excited for this podcast because we have an absolutely amazing guest. We were able to sit down and interview Scott Voelker from The Amazing Seller. You can read … ContinuedThe post Podcast 67:
Five months ago I published what turned out to be one of the most popular posts ever on this site: A guide on how to reach 100,000,000 (that’s 100 million) unique users in just six months. The whole idea of the post was to show that people are “stealing” viral content,
Today, I’m excited to FINALLY be releasing another episode of the Niche Pursuits Podcast! If you have been paying attention, you will know that it’s been several months since a new episode has come out. And most of the episodes … ContinuedThe post Podcast 114: Jake and Spencer Review Amazon FBA,
What book marketing strategies actually help sell your Kindle titles? Most authors don't know the answer. But in this post, we'll go over the hard data from 16 different marketing campaigns to find out what really sells Kindle books.
In this video, I share with you my recent customer service experience with a steak order from Crowd Cow. I ordered four Cowboy Ribeyes but was sent four Porterhouse steaks that were mislabeled as ribeyes. Watch the video to see what Crowd Cow did about it.
At some point around the turn of the millennium, the internet started to completely change the way people consume content and information. More recently, the rise of mobile and social media have changed the way websites, businesses and brands create content to engage with new audiences.
Are you looking for a way to drastically boost conversions on your website? Look no further than social proof. The term social proof describes “a psychological and social phenomenon wherein people copy the actions of others in an attempt to undertake behavior in a given situation”. For instance,
On this episode of the Dot Com Lunch, we check out the new Rylo 360 camera and review the Craft Beef book from the founders of Crowd Cow. You may recalled that I unboxed some A5 Wagyu steaks from Crowd Cow awhile back. Well, they sell other beef besides super expensive steaks,
On this episode of the Dot Com Lifestyle Vlog, John Benitez and I check out all the cool cars at the South OC Cars and Coffee, and pit German engineering against Italian design. Plus lot of other fun stuff. Enjoy! Subscribe to my YouTube Channel
Generally speaking, you set out on any sort of new venture or activity at least with the hope (if not the outright expectation) of success. If you figured that you were going to fail all along, you probably wouldn’t have gotten started in the first place.
In this video I show you how to create your first sales funnel with the One Funnel Away Challenge. Registration for the ClickFunnel One Funnel Away Challenge has reopened but it will close on June 16th at 9PM EST. If you haven’t registered yet, then you better do it now.
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.
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?
A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that I had “secretly” been working on building a premium WordPress Plugin. Well, I'm now happy to share that the development of that plugin, Link Whisper,
In such a fast-paced digital era, entrepreneurs need to remain on top of their game. Allow me to enlighten you with the “Top 5 Powerful Tools for Entrepreneurs” that I use. They can help you organize your entrepreneurial lifestyle.
You're about as apt to get struck by a meteor as you are by work-free, passive income. If it were that easy, you'd probably be watching Seinfeld reruns instead of reading Niche Pursuits. I don't blame you. But let me…The post Ezoic Review: Can You Increase Display Ad Earnings By 232% With No Work?
You may have heard the term “dwell time”. Did you know that by improving your website’s dwell time, you can achieve better search rankings along with better user experience? If you’re curious to know all the details about dwell time, you’re in the right place.
People love a good deal. In fact, 96% of Americans use promo codes and coupons. But how can you get promo codes to work for you so that you don’t break the bank? As an eCommerce store owner, you’ve always got to be looking for inventive ways to bring in new customers,
My dividend investing YouTube Channel, PPC Ian, is now 29,000 dividend investors strong! With so many new subscribers and so many videos (198 on the topic of dividend investing spanning a staggering 69 hours and 30 minutes), I have received the same request over and over: "Ian, where do I start?
With every traffic, you have to try to monetize every click possible. That is why there are tricks to monetize back buttons, on click pops, timed redirection, etc. Make that single click worth it. I personally just try to monetize the traffic I am buying with smart links.
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.
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,