ProBlogger

  • newMost Popular Posts on ProBlogger 2014: General Tips
    This week we’ve covered the five most popular posts in the areas of monetization, content, social media, and writing tips. Today we bring you the top 5 general tips that readers found most useful. I hope they do to you too! Read it now, or pin for…
    - 38 mins ago 18 Dec 14, 7:35am -
  • Most Popular Posts on ProBlogger 2014: Writing Tips
    So useful content is king, and we need to provide it consistently. But how? And what if writing isn’t our strong suit? I always find that writing tips, guides, and productivity hacks score high in the interest scale of ProBlogger readers. These wer…
    - 1 day ago 17 Dec 14, 7:51am -
  • Most Popular Posts on ProBlogger 2014: Social Media
    Social media and how to navigate it was, again, a big issue in 2014. Which platform is best? How do we use it effectively? Are we still using Google Plus? Where did everyone on Twitter go? These are the answers we found…   1. 5 Ways to Promote You…
    - 2 days ago 16 Dec 14, 7:37am -
  • Most Popular Posts on ProBlogger 2014: Creating Content
    Content is King, as they say (or is it?!) so it’s no wonder that this topic was one of the most popular this year. Write great, useful content and promote it well – it’s the baseline for a successful blog. Which of these top five posts resonat…
    - 3 days ago 15 Dec 14, 7:51am -
  • Most Popular Posts on ProBlogger 2014: Monetization
    We’ve covered so much ground here on ProBlogger this year, and much of it about monetization – here are the top five posts this year in that category. Have you made the changes you read about in these posts? Which ones did you miss? Take this cha…
    - 4 days ago 14 Dec 14, 7:03am -

Copyblogger

  • new5 Steps to Revising Your Content Marketing Strategy to Attract and Retain Future Customers
    This is not a how-to post; this is a how-to-think post. What troubles me about the majority of current content creation activities from companies is the sheer lack of strategy and purpose. I see a lot of activities — tweets, posts, articles, infogr…
    - 1 hour ago 18 Dec 14, 7:00am -
  • How to Create Simple Drawings to Clarify Your Ideas and Captivate Your Audience
    Struggling to find a stock image for your next blog post? You browse Flickr for ages. You settle on a picture that’s okay. You’d love to hire a professional illustrator, but you don’t have the budget. Not yet. Sometimes you wonder if a better s…
    - 1 day ago 17 Dec 14, 7:00am -
  • Seth Godin on Stepping Up and Making it Happen
    Seth Godin is the author of 17 bestselling books. He’s the founder of email marketing pioneer Yoyodyne, and the charity-driven publishing platform Squidoo. And he’s the selfless dispenser of daily wisdom via the most popular marketing blog on the…
    - 2 days ago 16 Dec 14, 10:00am -
  • Adaptive Content: A Trend to Pay Attention to in 2015
    Each new year seems to bring with it a new buzz term or two describing a concept that will change how we reach an audience, or how we build and grow a business. Some of these buzz terms pan out and become legitimate, long-term parts of the lexicon be…
    - 2 days ago 16 Dec 14, 7:00am -
  • Take Your Content Marketing to the Next Level at Authority Rainmaker (And Save)
    The “what” and “why” phases of the content marketing revolution are over. To effectively gain and maintain your competitive advantage, you need a clear and concise strategy with the exact tactics to effectively execute. More than that, you ne…
    - 3 days ago 15 Dec 14, 7:00am -

Smart Passive Income

  • Thank you SPI Community – We Set a Record!
    On my birthday, I decided to start a campaign to build schools in Ghana. Here are the results of that campaign, and the reason why the SPI community is the best community in the online world. Plus, how we were able to break a record :)Thank you SPI C…
    - 2 days ago 16 Dec 14, 1:25pm -
  • SPI 139: How to Work a Room and Socialize for Success – with Susan RoAne
    Put me in a room full of people I know, and I'm as comfortable as I can be. Put me in a room with strangers or people I don't really know that well, and I usually hide in a corner somewhere. Today, I'm happy to welcome Susan Roane who is here to help…
    - 8 days ago 10 Dec 14, 10:00am -
  • 5 Books From 2014 That I’ve Read More Than Once
    I've read (or listened to) a lot of books recently, but there are a handful of books that I've went through more than once. Here's a list of 5 books that I re-read in 2014, and why I decided to double up on them. 5 Books From 2014 That I’ve Read Mo…
    - 9 days ago 9 Dec 14, 12:50pm -
  • SPECIAL: My Birthday Wish…Let’s Build Schools in Africa Together!
    Today is my birthday! I turn 32, and to celebrate I'm doing something a little different, but very special. You can read what it's all about here, or even listen to an audio file that features a very very special guest to help provide clarity about t…
    - 12 days ago 6 Dec 14, 9:49am -
  • SPI 138: Meet Team Flynn — My Trip to Columbus and a Big Decision I Need to Make by 2015
    I've never published an episode like this before, and it's making me completely nervous. Come behind the scenes with me and my team and listen in on conversations we've had about our plans for 2015. Thanks to Alex Blumberg and his new podcast Startup…
    - 14 days ago 4 Dec 14, 9:09am -

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John Chow dot Com

  • newDriving with John Chow – How To Avoid Bad Advice
    Did you know that the majority of people take advice from people who are not quality to give it? You want to become a millionaire. Instead of asking a millionaire on how to become a millionaire, most often than not, […]
    - 1 hour ago 18 Dec 14, 7:00am -
  • new7 Tech Startups Business Owners Need to Know
    One of the biggest markets in business is B2B, or business who create products and services for other businesses. After all, working where there is definitely money to be spent is one of the safest ways to work, and you […]
    - 14 hours ago 17 Dec 14, 6:00pm -
  • Driving with John Chow – Keep It Simple Stupid
    On this episode of Driving with John Chow, I expand on a post I wrote back in November about what Albert Einstein taught me about success. In that post, I talked about how Einstein may have came up with the […]
    - 1 day ago 17 Dec 14, 8:00am -
  • Why Old SEO Strategies Don’t Work on the New Internet
    When I first started out writing content on the Internet, I didn’t even know that it was a possibility for the average person to make some decent coin that way. When I first started out, I had a really basic […]
    - 2 days ago 16 Dec 14, 7:00pm -
  • The Four Fastest Ways to Boost Revenue (and Leads) with Your Business Blog
    What if you could grow your business every time you published a blog post? What if every new blog post could easily increase your email list and drive more sales — all while sharing valuable, potentially game-changing content with your […]
    - 2 days ago 16 Dec 14, 10:42am -

Shoemoney

  • @Doishero – Are you a Star? – ShoeMoney FSF
    This shirt has a bit of mystery to it. It’s today’s Free Shirt Friday. The Page of Fame gives the 15 minutes of fame to the stars of the internet. If you would like to see your company on free shirt Friday, please click here for details!
    - 13 days ago 5 Dec 14, 1:03pm -
  • Your Brand & My Chest = Win (For Charity!)
    I am auctioning myself to wear your company’s shirt for 3 days during the Affiliate Summit West Event January 2014 in Las Vegas.  I will wear nothing but your companies shirt (even to clubs and parties) for the 3 days. The winning company will nee…
    - 15 days ago 3 Dec 14, 8:25am -
  • Can you handle the truth? & ShoeMoney November Recap
    As always if you just want to get to the posts in November just skip to the bottom. Well already through November. I did some fun stuff. Got married (again) to my wife in Vegas. Was a total surprise. Really nice and well done by my wife. It’s not e…
    - 16 days ago 2 Dec 14, 9:26am -
  • @affiliatesummit has a cool t-shirt – ShoeMoney FSF
    Affiliate Summit is the giant of all marketing conferences, so it makes sense that their t-shirt is sweet. I have been going to Affiliate Summit for 10+ years now and have had the great opportunity to speak at a handful of them and even keynote! In J…
    - 20 days ago 28 Nov 14, 12:59pm -
  • No better time than to give thanks!
    I love the simple tradition of Thanksgiving — giving thanks. We can give thanks any day of the year, but as crazy as life is, it’s good that we have the one day a year to actively think about what we are lucky to have. First off, I’m thankful t…
    - 21 days ago 27 Nov 14, 10:59am -

lkr (Laura Roeder)

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…
    - 78 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…
    - 79 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…
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 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

Work The Blog