• newPB118: How to Find Time to Create Your Blog’s First Product
    Note: this episode can be listened to in the player above or on iTunes or StitcherSeven Ways to Find Time to Create Your Blog’s First ProductToday I am talking about the topic of juggling priorities and finding time to do the work we need to get…
    - 19 hours ago 26 May 16, 3:01am -
  • PB117: Case Study – How One Blogger Used a Blog Post, SlideShare Deck, Lead Magnet, Email Sequence and a Webinar to Earn Over $28,000
    Note: this episode can be listened to in the player above or on iTunes or Stitcher.A Blogger Shares How She Made $28,000 Using The 4 Stages of Warming Her Readers UpToday I’m wrapping up the mini series we have been going through that is all abou…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 16, 3:00am -
  • 7 Small Ways to Be a Better Writer
    This is a guest contribution from Larry Alton You could be a prominent authority in your industry, with multiple bestselling books and a successful business around your writing; or you could be a novice who just launched their first blogging website…
    - 8 days ago 19 May 16, 7:00am -
  • PB116: How to Snap Readers out of Passive Lurking to Become Engaged
    Note: this episode can be listened to in the player above or on iTunes or Stitcher.How to Move Readers From Passive Lurking to EngagementWelcome to episode 116. I am working through a series that helps you to warm your blog readers up. In episod…
    - 8 days ago 19 May 16, 3:00am -
  • The Best Research Tools for Finding Kick-Ass Content
    This is a guest contribution from Jonathon Ohayon of From infographics to Slideshares, articles to memes; marketers and bloggers can never have too much help coming up with ideas for compelling, relevant content. However, ideas can be…
    - 9 days ago 18 May 16, 7:00am -


  • newLanding Pages Defined in 60 Seconds [Animated Video]
    You’ve probably heard us talk about landing pages a lot around here. There is a good reason for that. When executed correctly, a landing page is a powerful tool that helps you gain new subscribers, sell your products, and more. But what exactly is…
    - 15 hours ago 26 May 16, 7:00am -
  • How to Calm Your Content Anxiety in 5 Simple Steps
    It was an early morning of coffee, loud music, and blasting the internet with everything I could muster. I had already published a few articles on my website, skipping the draft process. Then I scrambled to share them on every social media networ…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 16, 7:00am -
  • One Skill that Will Take Your Writing from Good to Great
    Halfway through the writing course, our instructor — not known for being one to sugar-coat — threw out a challenge: “Send me a favorite piece of your writing and I’ll critique it; I’ll tell you whether or not it’s any good. The only catch…
    - 3 days ago 24 May 16, 7:00am -
  • 7 Keys to Creating a Successful WordPress Plugin
    If you want to build a software business, there are a lot of advantages to the world of WordPress plugins. To begin with, you have a built-in audience of committed users. That audience is massive — around a quarter of the planet’s websites use Wo…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 16, 7:00am -
  • Rainmaker Rewind: How Advice Columnist and Author Heather Havrilesky Writes, Part One
    We always have great guests on Rainmaker FM, and this week is no exception … This week’s Rainmaker Rewind features an interview on The Writer Files with advice columnist and author Heather Havrilesky who chats about her writing process as well as…
    - 6 days ago 21 May 16, 7:00am -

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

  • How to turn negative performance review phrases into a 30%+ raise
    Here’s a dirty secret about performance reviews your HR department doesn’t want you to know. Any performance review, even a bad one, can hand you the ammunition you need to get a significant raise (10%-50%) in as little as 6 … ContinuedHow to…
    - 6 days ago 20 May 16, 2:25pm -
  • How to network even if you hate networking
    When you think about networking, what comes to mind? A sleazy, scammy guy with his hair greased back, fake smile, and his business card always in hand? That’s what most people think about networking. That it’s slimy and fake. But … ContinuedHo…
    - 14 days ago 13 May 16, 7:12am -
  • The 3 staples of a good first impression
    If you’re like me, you’ve read dozens of social skills articles about different “types” of handshakes and giving out business cards. It’s ridiculous — once you figure out which hand to use, it’s pretty hard to mess up a handshake. … C…
    - 21 days ago 6 May 16, 9:00am -
  • Surprising insight about high-school reunions
    A few months ago, I asked this question on Twitter. “Do you look better or worse than 5 years ago? Why/how so?” Can you guess what happened? ANSWER: Only the successful people wrote back. Out of 20+ responses, only ONE … ContinuedSurprising in…
    - 23 days ago 4 May 16, 9:00am -
  • Look at this email from a cheap person
    GET READY!! It’s not every day you get to see inside the mind of a cheapskate. I’m in the fortunate position of getting to interact with thousands of people every day. Mostly nice people, but also derelicts, degenerates, delinquents, and … Cont…
    - 25 days ago 2 May 16, 8:35am -

Smart Passive Income

  • SPI 215: How to Keep Up With Your Editorial Calendar (and How to Get Ahead)
    I'd like you to meet Janna, my Managing Editor, who's had an incredible impact on the consistency and quality of the content I make here on post SPI 215: How to Keep Up With Your Editorial Calendar (and How to Get Ahead) a…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 16, 9:00am -
  • How to Repurpose Your Blog Content Like a Machine (+ Reader Challenge!)
    Today I show you how to make the most out of the content you create for your site by repurposing your content for different channels and audiences.The post How to Repurpose Your Blog Content Like a Machine (+ Reader Challenge!) appeared first on The…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 16, 9:00am -
  • SPI 214: How to Master Content Marketing with Neil Patel
    Neil Patel is back for another awesome episode, and this time he's sharing content marketing advice every single blogger should hear.The post SPI 214: How to Master Content Marketing with Neil Patel appeared first on The Smart Passive Income Blog.
    - 9 days ago 18 May 16, 9:00am -
  • The Content Pyramid: Healthy Portions of Posts for Your Blog
    This post is a revised look at what I use for planning my editorial content: the content pyramid. Here are both the types of content and how often I use them.The post The Content Pyramid: Healthy Portions of Posts for Your Blog appeared first on The…
    - 11 days ago 16 May 16, 9:00am -
  • Behind the Scenes—My Editorial Calendar and the Tools I Use – SPI TV Ep. 46
    Today, I'm giving you a behind-the-scenes look at the process and tools I use for managing the editorial side of post Behind the Scenes—My Editorial Calendar and the Tools I Use – SPI TV Ep. 46 appeared first on The S…
    - 13 days ago 13 May 16, 10:51am -

My Wife Quit Her Job

Create Hype

  • Where Can You Find Blog Writers for Hire?
    As your business expands, and as your blog becomes more popular, it can be difficult to keep up with producing content. You know that you need to keep adding content to your business blog in order to keep it fresh and to draw traffic to your site. Bu…
    - 12 Nov 15, 6:00am -
  • Set up Your Email List & Newsletter Before It’s Too Late!
    A lot of new bloggers often underestimate the value of an email list, however it is the most powerful marketing and revenue generating tool at your disposal. The primary concern for new bloggers often is to drive traffic and that is where they focus…
    - 29 Oct 15, 6:00am -
  • Taglines 101: How to Create a Tagline for Your Creative Business
    Back when I worked in an advertising agency, one of the things I did was help create taglines for businesses. And what I noticed more often than not was that taglines made our small business clients absolutely crazy.  This was because many of these…
    - 26 Aug 15, 6:00am -
  • 3 Reasons Why Philanthropy is Good for Business
    As women with our own business, it’s a constant juggling act, am I right?! With family and business, you work really hard to get everything done. Your hard work pays off and you come to a place where you feel great about your business. It feels goo…
    - 19 Aug 15, 6:00am -
  • All You Need Is Love (Customer Love, That Is!)
    The number one question I get asked by people who have their own little business is, “What are some inexpensive but effective ways to spread the word about my products/services?” And that is a hard question to answer simply, because it totally de…
    - 15 Jul 15, 6:00am -

John Chow dot Com

  • newHello From Titanium Mastermind Pattaya, Thailand
    I have been in Pattaya, Thailand since Monday and I have to tell you, this is a one hot and humid place. Now, I don’t mind hot but I could do without the humidity. I’m in Thailand for the MOBE Leverage Summit and MOBE Titanium Mastermind. The Lev…
    - 1 hour ago 26 May 16, 9:26pm -
  • newHow To Be A Pro At Generating Traffic
    If I were to ask what the biggest challenge people have with online marketing, the most common answer I would get is getting quality traffic. Because traffic is the lifeblood of any online business, how to get it is my most asked question. Well, I’…
    - 20 hours ago 26 May 16, 2:32am -
  • 3 Google Analytics Stats You Can’t Afford to Ignore
    If there is at least one key lesson that we can all learn from TV shows like Dragons’ Den and Shark Tank, it’s that you need to have a strong grasp on your numbers if you want to succeed in business. How much revenue did you pull in last year? Ho…
    - 1 day ago 25 May 16, 10:05pm -
  • I Bought Your Product And Nothing Happened
    A reader recently told me, “I bought your product and nothing happened.” If you have ever bought an Internet marketing product, and nothing happened, then you need to watch this episode of Driving with John Chow for a very important message that…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 16, 5:33am -
  • 8 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Blogging
    Starting a new business can be difficult and you have resources available that you wouldn’t have had years ago. However, it’s human nature not to follow the advice of people because we think we know it all. I remember when I first started bloggin…
    - 2 days ago 24 May 16, 5:59pm -


  • newThis Inky Johnson Tho
    I am not big on Motivational Speakers cause I know people that just keep going from one to the other and are motivated but don't actually do anything.
    - 13 hours ago 26 May 16, 9:15am -
  • ShoeMoney Show LIVE With Eli Aloisi (Come Join Us!)
    Today’s guest on the LIVE ShoeMoney show is CEO/Owner of the largest and fastest growing affiliate network in the industry Above All Offers Eli Aloisi ! Register here Eli and his team have done some amazing things in the affiliate network space b…
    - 3 days ago 24 May 16, 9:00am -
  • The Pro’s Best Affiliate Summit Moments
    Zac Johnson recently reached out to a bunch of people in the industry about their favorite moment from Affiliate Summit. Its a great read you can check it out here. I felt a bit bad after reading others.  I should have thought about it more when he…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 16, 8:00am -
  • Why I Block Most Of My Family On Facebook
    This is a touchy post…  and if think I am talking about you – well, I probably am. When I say block I mean block.  While my profile, posts, photos, and other stuff is wide open to the public – when blocked people are logged in they can’t se…
    - 8 days ago 19 May 16, 8:00am -
  • ShoeMoney Show LIVE With Jonathan Cronstedt (Come Join Us!)
    Today, the guest on my show is pretty much a BIG DEAL! He was former CEO of Digital Marketer and CEO of direct sales dynamo Empower Network…. Jonathan Cronstedt! Jonathan and I have worked together and have been friends for several years. Currentl…
    - 9 days ago 18 May 16, 6:00am -

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  • How To Make More Money From Your Blog
    I met up with a friend recently who is a very successful blogger.  However this person is not entirely happy with the money they make from their site.  Rave reviews, big links, great media attention, huge RSS following, tons of social media attenti…
    - 14 Mar 13, 12:02pm -
  • Don’t Blindly Follow Advice From Successful People
    My friend Mike from the Financial Blogger recently wrote a post where he said his blog progress is too slow.  He compared himself to JD Roth, formerly of Get Rich Slowly, but I think Mike is being too hard on himself. JD has a great talent for writi…
    - 13 Sep 12, 3:00am -
  • How Far Would You Go To Get Links?
    Links are the currency of all serious money-making bloggers.  We want them, we crave them, perhaps sometimes we even have dreams about them. This article explains why links are good and how to get them. Google spends a lot of time trying to determin…
    - 9 Jul 12, 3:00am -
  • How To Make More Money From Search Engine Traffic With No Extra Effort
    I’ve written a number of articles about how to increase your blog earnings without any extra effort or time.  The basic philosophy is that if you can write about more profitable topics and cut down the number of posts to account for the fact that…
    - 2 Jan 12, 7:12pm -
  • Make Your Business Sellable – Built to Sell Book Review

    - 15 Dec 11, 3:00am -

Side Income Blogging

  • Side Income Report – April 2016
    My last Side Income Report was done in September of 2014, a long time back.  There are a couple of reasons for this: I don’t ever want anyone to think I’m bragging or rubbing my earnings in their face.  So many people work so hard everyday onli…
    - 22 days ago 4 May 16, 11:42am -
  • Top 12 Tools to Enhance Your Productivity as a Blogger
    There is one goal that’s common for all successful bloggers: publish more high-quality content in a shorter period of time without affecting the lifestyle you have. In fewer words, all bloggers aim towards more productivity. They have jobs, familie…
    - 23 Nov 15, 4:10am -
  • How to build an Amazon niche site the easy way
    What’s the single biggest side income earner for me right now?    Amazon based niche and authority sites.  Amazon earnings are more than double Adsense for me. Amazon has a killer affiliate program.  The payout isn’t outstanding, but Amazon…
    - 15 May 15, 2:31pm -
  • Thin Content Penalty on one of my Niche Sites
    Monday, October 13th, 2014 began like every other weekday, I awoke at 5am, made a fresh cup of coffee, grabbed my MacBook and checked my Adsense earnings for the weekend. I immediately noticed that my Adsense earnings were down, and specifically on m…
    - 13 Jan 15, 6:39am -
  • Side Income Report for September 2014
    I just finished updating my income and expenses spreadsheet for September.  September continued my current trend of exceeding prior months income, and September is currently the best month I’ve had with Amazon, and the best month I think I’ve ev…
    - 1 Oct 14, 7:26am -

Advisor Think Box

  • 10 Keys to Social Media for Financial Advisors
    I just heard Amber MacArthur speak for the first time.  She has branded herself as a social media expert and I can see why she has become so successful at it. This particular session was delivered to a group of successful financial professionals.  …
    - 29 Jun 11, 3:54pm -
  • Are you selling something on your website?
    For most financial advisors, we sell services and financial products.  Although we can’t sell mutual funds online, we might be able to sell other products that enhance what we do as our primary activity. For example, one of the ways to drive reven…
    - 29 Oct 10, 9:49am -
  • Email Marketing for the Holidays!
    We are heading into the holiday season and it is always busy for everyone. Trying to get your message to people becomes increasingly harder because of the increased stimulus in the market place.  Here’s three quick tips for marketing during the bu…
    - 29 Oct 10, 9:27am -
  • Is Traditional Media really old news?
    Marketing is one of the absolute keys to success for any business, especially a financial advisor practice.  You can be a great advisor with lots of strong technical skills but if no one knows you exist, what good is that skill and technical strengt…
    - 20 Sep 10, 12:33pm -
  • Tips on getting noticed on the Internet
    So you have a website.  Great!  Most advisors websites are merely corporate brochures that never change.  Others are mere templates and look like hundreds of other websites with a different logo and a different picture.  Your website is your new…
    - 16 Sep 10, 11:08am -

Blueprint For How To Make Money With A Blog