• new5 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Starting a Podcast
    By Rachel Corbett of   Podcasting is a great way to get your message out into the world but it’s also hard work.  For every show that’s listened to by millions of people, there are hundreds with an audience consisting of the…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Oct 16, 7:00am -
  • newPB162: How Lisa Took Action and Built a Six Figure Business
    How Lisa Corduff Took Action and Built a Six Figure BusinessIn today’s episode, we hear from Lisa Corduff from in an interview that Karly Nimmo from Radcasters recorded at the ProBlogger event a few weeks ago.Lisa spoke at the eve…
    - 16 hours ago 24 Oct 16, 12:00am -
  • How to Increase Site Speed and Improve Your SEO Ranking
    Contributed by ProBlogger SEO expert Jim Stewart of StewArt Media. Whether you’re a hobby blogger or have turned your blog into a business, your main goal is always going to be increasing the number of visitors you have to your site. The way most…
    - 1 day ago 23 Oct 16, 7:00am -
  • Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?
    Coming to you live from the city that spring forgot — it still feels like winter here in Melbourne but perhaps that means more time for working on our blogs and finding out what’s new in blogging and social media this week! As usual, it’s a div…
    - 3 days ago 21 Oct 16, 7:00am -
  • PB161: 3 Things Most Bloggers Don’t Pay Enough Attention To
    Three Things That Could Be Limiting the Potential of Your BlogIn today’s lesson, I will highlight 3 things that I see a lot of bloggers ignoring – or not paying enough attention to – that could be limiting the potential of their blog.Note: th…
    - 5 days ago 20 Oct 16, 2:00am -


  • newHow to Create Impact That Endures (Instead of Ending Up in a Landfill)
    This week’s guest on The Digital Entrepreneur remains wholeheartedly enthusiastic about captaining her own ship … even if, in her words, it’s a “rowboat” compared to the larger vessel for which she is an Executive VP. She’s spent the bett…
    - 3 hours ago 24 Oct 16, 1:00pm -
  • newEmpathy Maps: A Podcaster’s Guide
    What if you knew exactly what your listener was thinking, feeling, and seeing when they listened to your show? To even think about having that kind of deep insight is empowering. In this episode, Jerod and Jonny discuss the simple steps you need to t…
    - 4 hours ago 24 Oct 16, 12:00pm -
  • newThe One Thing That Can Make or Break Your Creative Business
    This week we’re joined by Seth Spears. Seth’s company (Spears Marketing) helps small business owners and bloggers build a reliable and profitable web presence that works … even when you’re not working. His primary focus is on digital marketin…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Oct 16, 11:00am -
  • newMaster These 7 Essential Elements for Winning Content [Infographic]
    Content marketing — ugh, amirite? We talk about it a lot here. And you’re reading this because you know it’s important. You know it’s what marketing just is these days. But … it’s so complicated. Especially if you feel like you weren’t…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Oct 16, 7:00am -
  • Insights on Business and Community from Two Intense Days in Denver
    Hey there — welcome back to the Copyblogger Weekly! I’m writing this the night before I fly back home from Denver, Colorado, where we held our live Digital Commerce Summit last week. I had the pleasure of teaching a small workshop on Wednesday an…
    - 4 days ago 20 Oct 16, 7:00am -

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

  • How to get a positive performance review every time

    - 10 days ago 14 Oct 16, 7:48am -
  • Choosing a career: 2 underused techniques
    Q: How do most people approach choosing a career? A: They don’t. They stumble into a job after college, take whatever they can get, then follow one of the few paths available from that random job. No wonder most people … ContinuedChoosing a care…
    - 17 days ago 7 Oct 16, 6:00am -
  • How to give advice that people actually take
    Alright, who here has a friend who’s asked you for advice, and when you told them exactly what to do, their first response was: “Yeah, but…I can’t do that” “Yeah, I want to lose weight…but I couldn’t cut out carbs. … ContinuedHow t…
    - 24 days ago 30 Sep 16, 6:00am -
  • How to not hate live events
    I recently spoke at a conference in the Bay Area where the speaker introduced me as saying, “AND WE GOT RAMIT SETHI!!” I don’t think they meant it as a compliment. It’s just that I’m an utter recluse when it … ContinuedHow to not hate li…
    - 31 days ago 23 Sep 16, 6:00am -
  • The diffusion of responsibility: Why you need to stop CC’ing people
    I receive 1,000+ emails every day. And while I read every one of them, most emails get ignored. That’s because they don’t have a clear call to action. The worst offender is group emails. You’ve probably been in a situation … ContinuedThe dif…
    - 31 days ago 23 Sep 16, 6:00am -

Smart Passive Income

  • newThe Moment That Defines You as An Entrepreneur
    In this post, I talk about the transformative defining moments that each of us experience on our entrepreneurial journey.The post The Moment That Defines You as An Entrepreneur from The Smart Passive Income Blog.
    - 7 hours ago 24 Oct 16, 9:00am -
  • SPI 236: Secrets and Science to Living the Good Life with Jonathan Fields
    My guest today is my friend and mentor Jonathan Fields, creator of and author of How to Live a Good Life.The post SPI 236: Secrets and Science to Living the Good Life with Jonathan Fields from The Smart Passive Income Blog.
    - 5 days ago 19 Oct 16, 9:00am -
  • 5 Reasons Why It Took 5 Years to Build My Team
    For the first five years after starting my online business, I did about 99 percent of the work on my own. As my business grew, I began to realize I couldn't do all the work alone. Here's how I found the members of Team Flynn.The post 5 Reasons Why I…
    - 7 days ago 17 Oct 16, 9:00am -
  • SPI 235: Beyond the Gumball: How Matt Miller Built a Successful Vending Machine Business and Franchise
    Today's guest has taken vending machine passive income to a whole new level, growing a hugely successful franchise and helping schools in the process.The post SPI 235: Beyond the Gumball: How Matt Miller Built a Successful Vending Machine Business a…
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  • My September 2016 Income Report
    Each month I publish a report of my income, along with the activities that contributed to it. Here are the lessons I learned in September 2016.The post My September 2016 Income Report from The Smart Passive Income Blog.
    - 14 days ago 10 Oct 16, 9:00am -

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…
    - 60 days ago 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…
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  • 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

  • newHow to Not Get Burned Out Working 50 Hours a Week
    One of the biggest problems with blogging is that it takes time to gather ideas and write them out. With Google penalizing those websites that are producing low quality content, content writers have more pressure on them to produce the best quality c…
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  • Laying Down On The Job at Supercharge Summit Las Vegas
    At the Supercharge Summit, we work hard but we also play hard. After receiving a check for $2,588,419.09 during the top partners awards, it was time to kick back and celebrate with fellow summit attendees. One of the great attractions of being in thi…
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  • Check Out My Check for $2,588,416.09
    Day two of the Supercharge Summit in Las Vegas was highlighted by the top partner check presentation ceremony. The ceremony is where MOBE recognizes their top affiliates for their performance by bringing them up on stage and presenting them with a bi…
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  • The Easiest Way to Check for Broken Links on Your Blog
    As much as you may try to grow the traffic numbers on your blog organically, building up your following on social media or attracting repeat readers through your e-mail newsletter, getting your site ranked favorably in the search engines is always a…
    - 3 days ago 21 Oct 16, 8:00am -
  • External Vs Internal Locus of Control
    On this episode of Driving with John Chow, I discuss External Vs Internal Locus of Control, and tell you which one is better to have if you want to start your own online business. Click Here To Download John Chow’s New eBook, The Ultimate Online Pr…
    - 4 days ago 20 Oct 16, 6:00pm -


  • How We Doubled Bravo’s Below Deck TV Rating Numbers
    I already talked about us being on the show before but I wanted to show the direct effect that a bunch of marketers have on a TV Show. In 2012 Fast Company had a contest which they got a LOT of celebrities on board to see who was the most influential…
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  • Staged Scripts and Inaccuracies on Below Deck From A Guest
    Keep an eye out for my next post…  How we saved a dying show.  The show had been falling in the ratings until we were on it and almost set an all time record for viewership and the episode finished 3rd in all of cable TV.  More on that in anothe…
    - 20 days ago 4 Oct 16, 8:32pm -
  • Below Deck Season 4 Episode 5 Chest Waxing Gone Wrong
    Welp I thought my 5 minutes of Bravo Below Deck fame was over after last week’s episode. But they decided to make us 2 episodes of the 10 episode season. They have been running this promo of me getting my chest waxed and it has gone viral. Tune in…
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  • What I did after FB broke my heart
    18 months ago I launched with the concept of a free incentivized training program to get people started learning how to make a blog and the key pillars of monetizing it. When I first launched it on my list, it did awesome.   Th…
    - 28 days ago 26 Sep 16, 8:00am -
  • If you can’t spot the sucker in your first half hour at the table, then you are the sucker
    “If you can’t spot the sucker in your first half hour at the table, then you are the sucker.” This is a great quote. Not sure who originally said it, but I am saying it now so at least two people have said it ;). Anyway. In the publisher space…
    - 46 days ago 8 Sep 16, 8:00am -

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…
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  • 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…
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  • 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

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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…
    - 88 days ago 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…
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  • 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.  …
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  • 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