• Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?
    I don’t know about you but I’ve got my game face on. Plenty here to see you through this next week – I particularly enjoyed the Moz Whiteboard Friday about blog post SEO and the post on Facebook reach. Enjoy! 5 Stress-Free Tips for Pricing Your…
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  • ProBlogger Event Speakers Share Their Experience
    By Grove Galligan. At this year’s 7th Annual ProBlogger Event, hundreds of bloggers will come together to network with each other and learn from over 30 speakers and subject matter experts. What separates those attending from those presenting is……
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 16, 8:00am -
  • PB126: How to Create a Blogging Will (and Why You Should)
    Creating a Blogging WillToday, I want to talk about something that may come across as a little morbid or depressing, but something that I think is important – particularly for those of us who do generate a living from our blogs (or at least a dece…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 16, 3:00am -
  • If You’re Seeking Fans, it’s Time to Podcast! Here’s Why.
    By Colin Gray. Fans. That’s what it’s all about really. Fans are why we write blog posts. They’re why we rave about our subject – week in, week out – giving out oodles of value for the sum total of zero pennies. Whether you blog, vlog or al…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 16, 8:00am -
  • How to Set Up Your First Instagram Ad
    By ProBlogger Facebook and Instagram Ad Expert Angela Ponsford. With over 400 million active users and a higher engagement rate than Facebook & Twitter, Instagram has quickly become one of the most popular social networks. And there’s been even mor…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 16, 9:00am -


  • Rainmaker Rewind: 3 Simple Hacks for Better Copy and More Conversions in Less Time
    This week on Rainmaker Rewind, Jerod Morris welcomes copywriting and content marketing expert Joanna Wiebe to The Digital Entrepreneur. Joanna is the brains behind Copy Hackers: a copywriting resource for digital entrepreneurs and online business own…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 16, 7:00am -
  • Podcasting Defined in 60 Seconds [Animated Video]
    Perhaps you’ve reached a stage in your business where you are ready to do something new. You have a story to tell or education to share, but you’d like to do more than just writing. Or, you may feel that your audience isn’t growing as quickly a…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 16, 7:00am -
  • 5 Lessons Learned from a SaaS Home Run
    Laura Roeder is known for putting together agile companies that put the customer first — including her current hit, Edgar, a SaaS (software as a service) product that hit a million dollars in revenue in its first year in business. She excels at “…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 16, 7:00am -
  • Cracking the Abundance Code: Sonia’s in a New Documentary!
    Some people believe in a magical “secret” that will grant them anything so long as they wish hard enough. I do not believe in this. But I do know that good luck is partly a matter of perception — and it can be optimized. My friend Julie Cairns…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 16, 10:00am -
  • How to Combine Lead Magnets and Ads to Jump-start an Online Training Business
    Debbie Hodge has a healthy dose of that crucial trait all successful entrepreneurs seem to have — adaptability. When she saw that the magazine business was tanking, she realized she needed to find a new venue for her information, so she moved her t…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 16, 7:00am -

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

  • Best travel credit cards from a man who’s traveled to 193 countries
    Are you finally ready to book your dream vacation BUT… you want to make sure you get all the rewards you can before pulling the trigger on your stay? Good news: I’ve combed the internet, dug through hundreds of options, … ContinuedBest travel…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 16, 6:00am -
  • The psychology of breakfast
    I got a few emails from people who said, “Dude Ramit, I signed up to learn about business. Can you take me off your food list?” 2 answers: No I’m writing about food this week — and I’m hosting a … ContinuedThe psychology of breakfast is…
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  • Screw the writing process: How to really go from blank page to compelling post

    - 9 days ago 17 Jun 16, 9:00am -
  • Sneak peek of next week’s cooking show
    Did you wake up this morning wishing you could make roast duck leg with braised cabbage and potato dumplings? You know, just a typical Thursday dinner. Well, I have no fucking clue how to make that. BUT – I can … ContinuedSneak peek of next week…
    - 10 days ago 16 Jun 16, 8:09am -
  • The big lie about “food porn”
    Look at these photos. What do you notice? Damn that looks good! I don’t know about you, but the first thing I noticed was DAMN THAT LOOKS GOOD. Maybe a little jealousy. But also a tiny moment of happiness at … ContinuedThe big lie about “food…
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  • 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

  • newThe Biggest Social Media Myths Out There
    Social media networks have been around for years and no one can argue with the growth a majority of them have had in the past year. Social platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Google+ all have seen a significant increase which means they’ve become…
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  • newDot Com Lunch – Dead Cat Troll Doll Wind Sock Edition
    The Dot Com Lunch is a weekly get together of likeminded Internet marketers and bloggers. We meet every Saturday (unless I’m out of town) at Pho Ba Co for some great food, and greater networking. Anyone is welcome to join us. Check out the Dot Com…
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  • Dot Com Lunch at Stacks Pancake House
    Nixon Tanuwidjaja has spent his life pursuing his passion for unique delicious meals. Working full time in a restaurant while he put himself through college, Nixon realized how much he enjoyed the hospitality industry and began his pursuit to own his…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 16, 7:54pm -
  • How To Increase Your Click-Through Rates on Facebook Ads
    Facebook is an awesome social media platform with millions of users and awesome advertising platform. generated 2.96 billion last year, which is up 64% from previous years through their advertising network. This just shows how effective…
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 16, 11:58am -
  • Zoom H1 and Giant Squid Audio Lav Mic Review
    I recently picked up a new Zoom H1 voice recorder and have been testing it with the Giant Squid Audio lav mic. The combo can add professional level audio to your video. Compared to the Tascam DR-22WL, the Zoom H1 has less features, but it is smaller…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 16, 9:44pm -


  • ShoeMoney Show LIVE With Shawn Collins (Come Join Us!)
    Tomorrow’s guest on the LIVE ShoeMoney show is a Co-founder of Affiliate Summit, the leading global conference and tradeshow for the affiliate marketing industry, and Co-Editor-in-Chief of FeedFront Magazine, Shawn Collins! Register Here Shawn and…
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  • ShoeMoney Show LIVE With Stephan Spencer (Come Join Us!)
    Today’s guest on the LIVE ShoeMoney show is an internationally recognized SEO expert, Internet entrepreneur, sought-after professional speaker, and bestselling author, Stephan Spencer! Register Here Stephan and I have known each other for over a de…
    - 12 days ago 14 Jun 16, 6:00am -
  • Udemy Hacked Usernames & Passwords Captured (Irresponsible Response)
    This morning Udemy employee, Company Director Veronica Spindler  sent out an email to Udemy users.  The Subject was “Media Docs” and contained a link appearing to go to what normally looks like a Google Docs button. When you clicked on the Goog…
    - 18 days ago 8 Jun 16, 10:00am -
  • ShoeMoney Show LIVE With Morgan Gethers (Come Join Us!)
    Today’s guest on the LIVE ShoeMoney show is CEO of the #1 marketplace for affiliates and lenders in the small dollar consumer loan sector, LeadsMarket, Morgan Gethers! Register Here I have only known Morgan for a short while but I am no stranger to…
    - 19 days ago 7 Jun 16, 6:00am -
  • This 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.
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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…
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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

  • 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…
    - 24 days ago 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…
    - 53 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 -

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