• How to Monetise Your Influence Type: Micro-influencers
    Welcome to the next post in our series on monetising your influence type. Last time we looked at Platform-Specific Superstars – a small percentage of all influencers. This time we’re going to take a look at the other end of the spectrum. Most of…
    - 1 day ago 7 Dec 16, 6:00am -
  • 10 Posts You Need to Read Before the End of the Year
    It can be so easy to slide into holiday mode too early at this time of year (trust me, I’m struggling with it from time to time myself!) but the desire to clock off can be a good motivator to end the year well. I love a fresh start come ...moreThe…
    - 2 days ago 6 Dec 16, 6:00am -
  • Five Steps to Have Your Blog and Business Run Without You Over The Holidays
    This is a guest contribution from The Suitcase Entrepreneur, Natalie Sisson. December is a special time of the year. It’s a time for reflection, for planning and for new beginnings. It’s also an excellent time to do some serious (but fun) overhau…
    - 3 days ago 5 Dec 16, 6:00am -
  • PB170: 9 Ways to Stay Inspired and Avoid Bloggers Burn Out
    How to Stay Inspired and Avoid Bloggers Burn OutIn today’s lesson I want to talk about blogger burnout and how to avoid it. Most bloggers start out blogging with an incredible burst of passion, excitement and energy with their blogging, but usual…
    - 4 days ago 5 Dec 16, 1:00am -
  • Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?
    I’m in full-on productive mode over here, streamlining and organising and powering through work (and housework!) to end the year with a bang. It’s such a good feeling to run with that momentum and before I know it, it’ll be Christmas and I’ll…
    - 6 days ago 2 Dec 16, 6:00am -


  • newGet It Done This Week (We Can Help)
    This week is all about gettin’ it done. Something about the end of the calendar year gives us the energy to finish off any pesky lingering tasks and move forward. On Monday, the Members Only podcast walked us through the Hows and Whys of getting yo…
    - 10 hours ago 8 Dec 16, 7:00am -
  • new3 Lesser-Known Copywriting Techniques that Keep Readers Glued to Your Content
    Let me ask you this … Roughly how many articles do you think you’ve read about writing better headlines, subheads, or even opening sentences, for that matter? A ton of ’em, I bet. After all, smart marketers know those are all valuable lessons.…
    - 24 hours ago 7 Dec 16, 5:00pm -
  • Content Curation in an Age of Fake News, with Dave Pell
    It’s been almost two years since I started Further, my curated email newsletter about personal growth. And there’s no mistaking that the project was inspired by Dave Pell’s NextDraft. Content curation is all about becoming a trusted editorial s…
    - 1 day ago 7 Dec 16, 11:00am -
  • On Making Choices and Finding New Solutions: Let It Be Easy
    I’ve been rinsing my mouth with salt water after every meal for the past two weeks. It’s part of the healing process after a wisdom tooth extraction. Oral surgery: the gift that keeps on giving. During the first week, I spilled salt all over my b…
    - 2 days ago 6 Dec 16, 3:00pm -
  • How the Bestselling Author of ‘The Blue Zones’ Dan Buettner Writes
    The multiple New York Times bestselling author of The Blue Zones books and National Geographic Fellow, Dan Buettner, dropped by the show to talk about his world travels, life-saving longevity research, and some fantastic advice for writers. The autho…
    - 2 days ago 6 Dec 16, 12:00pm -

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

  • How to use personal branding in all areas of life
    Personal branding is one of those buzz phrases like “clarifying your vision” and “aligning your mission.” They sound nice, but no one really knows what they mean or how to do it. According to other sites, the process of personal … Continued…
    - 7 days ago 2 Dec 16, 4:00am -
  • Finally, I cooked eggs right

    - 10 days ago 29 Nov 16, 4:00am -
  • 5 things that are worth the money
    Unlike a lot of the other advice out there telling you to cut back on everything and live in a tree house until you die (“no burial costs needed when you let Mother Nature do her thing!”), I encourage people … Continued5 things that are worth…
    - 11 days ago 28 Nov 16, 4:00am -
  • 3 underrated introvert personality traits
    Think about the things great leaders have in common: People listen when they speak. I mean, can you imagine Bill Clinton having to raise his voice to get someone’s attention…? Or having to speak over someone else to be heard? … Continued3 unde…
    - 13 days ago 25 Nov 16, 6:00am -
  • What happens when you dress differently?
    Want to know the fastest way to find out what your friends think of you? Change your wardrobe. Try it and watch. If you’ve been wearing t-shirts and jeans your whole life, expect comments like these the first time you … ContinuedWhat happens whe…
    - 16 days ago 22 Nov 16, 5:00am -

My Wife Quit Her Job

Create Hype

  • How to Use Testimonials to Help Sell Your Product
    If you’re not already using testimonials to help sell your product, try it today! Thanks to the internet we’re all much savvier shoppers than we used to be and we like to know what other people think about a product before we buy it. Testimonia…
    - 25 Aug 16, 4:00am -
  • 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 -

John Chow dot Com

  • newThe One Person Who Can Make You Successful
    There is only one person in this world who can make you successful, and we reveal who that is in this episode of Driving with John Chow. Make sure you watch it. Click Here To Download John Chow’s New eBook, The Ultimate Online Profit Model!
    - 7 hours ago 8 Dec 16, 9:50am -
  • newDoes an SEO-Friendly Title Even Matter Anymore?
    How you go about getting your blog and its individual blog posts ranked in Google has changed considerably over the years. Google’s algorithm continues to get more complicated and more sophisticated with each passing day, so tactics and techniques…
    - 19 hours ago 7 Dec 16, 9:42pm -
  • How Much Money Do I Make with YouTube?
    How much money does a normal YouTube channel make each month? To answer that, I take you inside my YouTube Analytics so you can see the real numbers! Most YouTubers won’t reveal this information, but I will. If you want to make more than YouTube ti…
    - 1 day ago 7 Dec 16, 9:33am -
  • Are You Too Busy To Stay Active on Your Blog
    As your blog grows, you become busier writing content and getting involved in many side projects. There are a handful of blogs I read that are popular in the content marketing, SEO, and general blogging niche with the owners involved in several proje…
    - 2 days ago 6 Dec 16, 8:35pm -
  • Why Do People Learn Internet Marketing From Non Internet Marketers?
    We are on way to YouTube Space in LA to how to become YouTube Superstars. It makes sense to learn that from YouTube because, well, they’re YouTube! This brings up the questions: why do so many people learn Internet marketing from non Internet marke…
    - 2 days ago 6 Dec 16, 9:32am -


lkr (Laura Roeder)


  • 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

  • Goodbye … for now
    No, you didn’t misread the title. I’ve come to the decision that Side Income Blogging is not where I want to spend my time right now or in the near future.   A few months ago, I had some great plans, eBooks, an online training program, lots of…
    - 28 Jul 16, 4:36pm -
  • Side Income Report – May 2016
    Hey folks!  Time for another Side Income Report, where I openly share all of my earnings and expenses each month. May 2016 was better than April, but only by a little over $100.00.  This is the result of slightly increased earnings, and some reduct…
    - 2 Jun 16, 5:17am -
  • 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…
    - 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 -

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