It’s really crazy that I’ve never created a complete video presentation on content marketing and website creation for people who want to learn how it all works. Occasionally I’ll see YouTube comments that say, “Hey, how do I start making money?” Plus, I’m constantly answering the same questions over and over again via email, Facebook, [...]
1) Use a Notification Bar I’m sure you’ve noticed the red bar floating at the top of this blog. I created it using the Foobar plugin (affiliate). If you’re not a fan of pop-ups or floating advertisements, a notification bar is a more subtle/less intrusive way of highlighting something you want to call attention to. [...]
A lot of people don’t bother with Amazon’s affiliate program because the commissions are so low (4-8% on average with the potential to earn a more if you refer large volumes of products). So if you’re in a niche that averages 30-50% per commission on most products, Amazon’s program may seem like a waste of [...]
I’ll be honest. Answering email is one of my least favorite tasks, simply due to the volume of messages I receive from those who want something for nothing. I have no patience for that kind of mentality. I’d rather spend my time helping people who genuinely want to do the work needed to succeed, not [...]
Most people never buy the first time you introduce them to a product.
It takes an average of 7 to 10 exposures before someone converts and that’s assuming you’ve done everything else right (built credibility, PREsold effectively, promoted a relevant product, etc.)
I don’t normally have time to honor product review requests, but Chris Guthrie’s Easy Azon Amazon affiliate plugin caught my attention. If you’re an affiliate for Amazon.com, you’re probably aware of the somewhat convoluted process of creating a product affiliate link for your site. Well, Easy Azon simplifies the process tremendously by allowing you to [...]
This is one of those videos that can be taken the wrong way if you don’t watch from start to finish. I realize it’s a long video, but I felt it was necessary to get my points across. Below, I offer my opinions for why I believe some blogs do not perform as well with [...]