7 Notable Website Tips and Strategies Worth Your Attention

This hodgepodge post of website tips and strategies has a little something for everyone.  It covers… How to get a free and extremely thorough search engine ranking guide A tip for improving your affiliate conversions Why image ALT tags still have value The downside to WordPress redirect plugins And more! 1) Don’t Sleep On Your Image ALT Tags […]

How to Build Passive Traffic With Pinterest

How many social media networks do you use where the original post sends you traffic months or even a year later? Pinterest is the only social site that produces results like that for me on an ongoing basis. And if you’re strategic about what you pin/post, you don’t have to spend a lot of time […]

The Aftermath of Google Removing Authorship Photos – Weigh In!

As of August 2014, Google has discontinued Authorship. Google taught me a lesson a long time ago… Never get too attached to their tools and services because they may not stick around long. The sudden removal of Authorship photos in the search results at the end of June AND the recent removal of the Author […]

How to Build Traffic and Engage With Influencers Using Expert Interviews

Ann Smarty always BRINGS IT when it comes to offering helpful traffic-building techniques. She is very creative with using online services and social media to gain more exposure for her personal brand and site. I’m honored to have her write yet another guest post for my blog because I know you will discover new tips you can try […]

Google AdSense: How to Attract High-Paying Ads, Myths and More Tips!

The AdSense program has been under a lot of scrutiny over the past few years. Even I’ve been openly critical about some of the aspects of the program such as lack of transparency, minimal support for smaller publishers and inconsistent advice. Nevertheless, it’s been a nice stream of income for me since 2003 and the RPM (average revenue […]

21 Truths About Making Money Online People Never Reveal But Should!

If there was an Internet mountain top and I had a megaphone, here are 21 truths I would shout out… 1) There Is No Step By Step Guide to Success Sure, there are guidelines and principles you can follow, but everyone has to find their own way and no journey is exactly the same. Why? Because not everyone […]

Ouch! How Your WordPress Navigation Can Kill Traffic and Conversions!

For the last four years I have been talking about this topic in small doses both here on my blog and on YouTube, but I’ve never given it the attention it deserves. If you use WordPress for your site, you cannot afford to ignore this one — especially if you’re just starting out. I’m no Derek […]

Google Admits Ranking Will Get Easier for Small Businesses But Here’s a Warning

A couple of weeks ago Google rolled out the softer side of Panda (widely known as Panda 4.0) and many sites that had been impacted in the past saw complete or partial traffic recoveries. Panda 4.0 was one of the biggest algorithm updates in a long time and, according to Matt Cutts, will lay the groundwork […]