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  • newA Social Media Etiquette Guide You Might Find Useful
    This is a guest contribution from Jennifer Landry. What do you think of when you hear the word etiquette? For most people, the term conjures up images of a relative telling them to chew with their mouth closed, or to take their elbows off the table.…
    - 23 hours ago 23 Oct 14, 10:14am -
  • How You Can Make Your Writing Twice as Fast by Making It 3x More Time-Consuming; Wait, What?!
    This is a guest contribution from Karol K. You can read the first post in this series “The Power of TK in Content Writing and How it Can Help You” here. Imagine yourself in the following scenario… It’s a normal Tuesday and you decide to write…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 14, 10:01am -
  • Stat-Driven Tips on How to Pitch to Big-Name Publishers in Your Niche
    This is a guest contribution from Wil of Startup Bros. What’s the best way to pitch a content idea to the big players in your niche? What do today’s top publishers look for in a contribution? Many of today’s biggest influencers get hundreds of…
    - 3 days ago 21 Oct 14, 10:42am -
  • The Language of Selling – Are You Using It?
      This is a guest contribution from Richard Akhmerov. Benefits, benefits, benefits. We’ve all heard that benefits sell, not features. Create needs, not wants. But this is all rehashed information. And no amount of reading will make you better at t…
    - 4 days ago 20 Oct 14, 10:31am -
  • Be a Better Blogger by Doing as Little as Possible
    When you make the decision to grow your blog and hopefully create an income from it, it can be so easy to fall into the trap of doing everything all at once in the name of getting as much exposure as you can. You’re blogging every day, you’re pro…
    - 5 days ago 19 Oct 14, 10:22am -

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Create Hype

  • How to Skyrocket Your Business with Pinterest
    The numbers just keep climbing:  Pinterest is now the 3rd most popular social network in the U.S. in terms of traffic. But it’s not just “window shopping” traffic – it’s buying traffic. A study by Converto found that Pinterest generates ov…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 14, 6:00am -
  • Business Blogging Tips: How to Structure a Blog Post
    Have you ever felt lost about how to structure a good blog post for your business blog? Me too! Well, that is when I first started blogging many years ago. In fact, as I mentioned last week in my blog about blog topics for jewelry designers, my first…
    - 9 days ago 15 Oct 14, 4:00am -
  • Secrets to a Successful Product Launch Using Pinterest
    Ready to reach new customers? I’ve found that one of the best product launch steps involves focusing your marketing on Pinterest. But the sheer volume and competition on Pinterest can seem overwhelming, so it’s vital to find a way to stand out. H…
    - 23 days ago 1 Oct 14, 6:00am -
  • Five Eco-Friendly Tips to Save Money for Your Business
    Is it possible to make eco-friendly swaps while saving money at the same time for your business? Of course it is! If everyone made those little extra steps, we could work wonders. Here are five eco-friendly tips to get you started greening up your wo…
    - 44 days ago 10 Sep 14, 6:00am -
  • Marketing is a Terrible Word
    I’m not sure how we ever ended up with such a flabby and sadly inaccurate verb as “marketing” to describe what we do when we’re marketing. And maybe it is the very vagueness of the verb “marketing” that so often shuts creative people down…
    - 51 days ago 3 Sep 14, 4:00am -

John Chow dot Com

  • newHow To Guest Blog for Maximum Exposure
    Many people have a great many questions about how to get the guest blogging done, or if they should actually do it.  This obviously applies to the blogger and the guest as well.  Perhaps they want to know if they […]
    - 4 hours ago 24 Oct 14, 5:00am -
  • newWhy You Should Never Live On Cash
    “Learn To Live On Cash” At first, this seems like good financial advice: pay cash for everything you buy, and you’ll never get into financial trouble. A slew of TV shows, like Till Debt Do Us Part, Suze Orman, and […]
    - 21 hours ago 23 Oct 14, 12:01pm -
  • Monarch Plugin: The King of Social Sharing
    It’s undeniable how important social media has become, particularly when it comes to content-based businesses like this blog. You want your visitors to like, share, pin and +1 your blog posts as much as possible, because it means that your […]
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • HostGator Birthday Sale – 65% Off Hosting & Free WordPress Setup!
    Have I got a great deal for you. HostGator is celebrating their 12th birthday with a big 24 hour sale. Starting at midnight, Wednesday, October 22nd at 12am CST (the time this post went live), and ending at 11:59pm CST […]
    - 2 days ago 21 Oct 14, 11:00pm -
  • Great Video Starts with Great Audio – Sennheiser Mic Demo
    I’ve always said that great video starts with great audio, and on this episode of Driving with John Chow, I give you a demo of the Sennheiser EW112P G3 A-Band Wireless Lav Mic that I use for my videos. The […]
    - 3 days ago 21 Oct 14, 6:01pm -

Shoemoney

  • new@WhatRunsWhere runs online advertising campaigns – ShoeMoney FSF
    Free shirts this week on Free Shirt Friday come from What Runs Where. This company tracks their clients’ advertisements and figures out which ones are doing best and which ones are not. They also look at the companies’ competitors to keep up with…
    - 10 hours ago 23 Oct 14, 11:02pm -
  • Industry Trained – Part 2 Ground Rules
    A Girlfriends Guide to Affiliate Management – Part 2 Let’s Get Trained – The Ground Rules Well, let’s dive right in. Two weeks ago I gave you an overview of the “Industry Trained” concept. This week I’m getting down and dirty – and I…
    - 2 days ago 22 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Catch SEO Book, Aaron Wall today on the ShoeMoney Show @aaronwall
    TODAY, at 2 p.m., PST/ 5 p.m., EST, please tune in to the ShoeMoney Show with special guest, Aaron Wall! Aaron is another well-established person in the Internet marketing world. His site, SEO Book, was one of the first of its kind that is still up a…
    - 3 days ago 21 Oct 14, 8:24am -
  • Tune in to learn about SEO and website publishing @aaronwall
    The comeback of the ShoeMoney Show could not be better. TOMORROW, October 21 marks our seventh episode in a row this year. The guest is Aaron Wall. In 2003, Aaron and colleagues launched one of the first SEO sites that still stand today. SEO Book has…
    - 4 days ago 20 Oct 14, 8:28am -
  • @DIYRV is the RV lover’s virtual home – ShoeMoney FSF
    Calling all RV lovers. Free Shirt Friday this week is hosted by Do It Yourself RV. Their website shows people everything RV-related — from building them to fixing floors to interior design. Check them out here. If you would like to see your company…
    - 7 days ago 16 Oct 14, 11:01pm -

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Blogthority

  • 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 -

Passive Income Now

  • Multiple streams of income
    Do you know what you would do if you lost your job? Years ago, people worked for one employer for life, retired, and got a pension.  Things are not the same anymore.  Companies are letting people go, and those that remain have to work even harder,…
    - 30 Nov 13, 5:05pm -
  • Merging your credit card payments through debt consolidation – Is this the right choice?
    So, you’re worried that your debt level is too high and you’ve decided to take some rock solid steps about it. That’s good but did you consider consolidating your credit card payments through the wide array of debt consolidation options? If ans…
    - 23 May 13, 5:54am -
  • Evolution of making money online
    Start a website, pay someone to point thousands of links towards that website, place display advertising & affiliate links, and dollars start coming in; good old times. However, online money making has evolved and it isn’t the same as it used to be…
    - 17 May 13, 8:12pm -
  • How Americans give to charities
    An interesting Infographic I found. It seems that the rich give less as a percentage of their income, however they give more in absolute dollar figures. Source: http://www.onlinepsychologydegree.net
    - 9 Jan 13, 11:37pm -
  • Passive Income Streams – How many do you have?
     By Betsy Falwell You’ve already got a full-time job, which meets your basic financial needs… but is it really enough? If you’re like most people, the answer is “probably not.” But you probably don’t have the time or energy to go out the…
    - 4 Jan 13, 11:35pm -

Side Income Blogging

  • 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 ever h…
    - 23 days ago 1 Oct 14, 7:26am -
  • Earn money with MyLikes
    Last month, I ran across a great way to earn a little extra cash AND at the same time provide to my social media followers that they would love.   Sounds like a win/win right?  It definitely is.   The affiliate program is called MyLikes, and o…
    - 24 days ago 30 Sep 14, 6:46pm -
  • Side Income Report for August 2014
    Seems like I just hit the publish button on my July 2014 Side Income Report, and here it is September already!   The months are flying by this year. This is the report I've been wanting to share with you all year long.  The report where I finally m…
    - 51 days ago 3 Sep 14, 7:10am -
  • Building a Niche Site Update#3
    Hey folks.  As you may recall, I've been participating in a NSD (Niche Site Duel) with some online friends and niche site experts.  I published two updates earlier this year (update 1 and update 2).  My last update was in May and I thought it was…
    - 63 days ago 21 Aug 14, 9:31pm -
  • Build your own PBN Infographic
    PBNs are a powerful tool for ranking these days, and are frankly a necessity if you want to rank your sites quickly.   I've personally been building out my own PBN and seeing results.  On page SEO works great, but it's not enough.  Backlinks still…
    - 64 days ago 21 Aug 14, 5:03am -

Advisor Think Box

  • Get creative about social media communication!
    I think everyone would agree that communication has evolved and changed dramatically.  When I came into the financial industry over 20 years ago, the phone was probably the primary means of communication.  Back then phoning someone meant calling fr…
    - 27 Feb 12, 10:07pm -
  • 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 -
  • 9 Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Tips for your website
    Wow, I read a fantastic article on this topic that I want to share about search engine optimization.  SEO can sometimes be confusing and intimidating but it does not have to be that way.  The key is to find some key strategies and tips among the th…
    - 5 Jan 11, 11:11am -
  • Systemize your business
    Good planning is part of any successful business.  Many of us have the perception that we have to constantly come up with new and innovative ideas to be successful.  The more innovative the better. I think innovation is important but at the same ti…
    - 5 Jan 11, 10:36am -
  • 5 Ways to Prevent Email From Killing You
    Email is one of the primary forms of communication these days.  I get about 50 emails a day and I am working very hard at trying to deal with emails quickly or else they will snowball in my inbox.  As of December 31, I still had 776 emails in my in…
    - 5 Jan 11, 1:24am -

MoneyedUp

  • How To Become A Better Investor
    Investing can be tough. Its no secret that most DIY investors under perform the market and would likely be better off investing in index funds. For those that want to go at it alone, like me, there are some things that can be done to improve your in…
    - 7 May 14, 10:45am -
  • Investing: Stocks vs. ETFs
    When most of us think about investing, our thoughts immediately jump to stocks. However, many of us are wary of what can happen when you get involved  with stock picking. Instead, people are more likely to feel comfortable with various funds, carefu…
    - 3 May 12, 4:27am -
  • How Debt is Holding You Back
    One of the things most likely to hold you back in life is your debt. While it’s possible to borrow smart, and use debt as a way to leverage different opportunities, it can also drag your finances down. Using debt requires that you walk a fine line…
    - 26 Apr 12, 4:47am -
  • Should You Do Your Own Taxes?
    The year is almost over. Tax season is just starting. As you gather your documentation, pull up the IRS web site, and prepare to fill out your tax return, take a few minutes to consider your situation and determine whether or not you might have someo…
    - 29 Dec 11, 4:21am -
  • Who’s In Your Career Network?
    One of the ways that you can improve your career is to use the power of a network. Career networking can provide you with inside information on who’s hiring, and provide you with an “in” when you apply for jobs. The right networking strategy ca…
    - 15 Dec 11, 10:32am -

Blueprint For How To Make Money With A Blog

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