7 Weeks In… Status Report On The New RV Blog [RV Blog Report #3]

7 weeks into the new RV blog, we check in on the traffic numbers, email list size… and the tactics I’m using to jump start this brand new blog from scratch.

Blog Comments: Buh Bye. Why I Turned Off Comments On This Blog.

After 18 years of blogging, I have decided to turn off the comments. Here, I explain my thinking behind it… and you can make your own decision that suits your blog best.

2016 Ultimate Guide To Building An Email List: List Building That Works And Makes You Money

Shortcuts to skip around this blog post: Why Build An Email List A List Isn’t Just A List Segmentation The Lead Magnet Multiple Lead Magnets Vs. One Lead Magnet How Do You Position Multiple Lead Magnets On The Same Blog? 4 Questions For Turning Your Blog Into A List Building Machine The List Building Formula […]

22 Days After Starting A New Blog From Scratch – A Status Report [RV Blog Report #2]

22 days into a brand new blog, here is a status update. I talk about the list building strategy, my content plan, and how I’m beginning to promote this brand new blog.

Ultimate Blog Promotion Guide: 10 Smartest Things You Can Do to Promote Your New Blog (UPDATED)

The ultimate guide to promoting your new blog. We cover 10 specific (and smart) strategies you should use immediately to promote your new blog effectively.

The 3 Metrics I Track Every Day And Use To Predictably Grow My Business

Every day, I track 3 core metrics in my business. These 3 numbers allow me to keep my focus on the things which matter and therefore more effectively grow my business.

New Series: Follow Along While I Start Up A New Blog From Scratch (RV Blog Report #1)

It had been a LONG time since I started a brand new blog from scratch. So, I took a strong hobby of mine (RV travel) and turned it into a brand new blog. And I’ll document its growth as it happens. This is the first of the RV Blog Report series.

Why I Can No Longer Recommend Bluehost Web Hosting (I Owe An Explanation)

I’ve long recommended Bluehost as my first-level recommendation for web hosting. However, I can no longer do so. Here’s why.

How NOT To Ask For A Guest Post On Somebody’s Blog (6 Fun Examples)

I get a lot of spammy guest post requests, and you’d be surprised how similar they are. So, I’ve taken 6 examples and thought I’d make an example out of them.

Top 10 Blog Monetization Strategies, Ranked In Order (2016 Edition)

An overview of the top 10 blog monetization strategies, ranked in their order of what works. Updated for 2016.

Increase Your Income By Increasing Your Prices (Money Levers #6)

One obvious way to bring in a spike of revenue is to run a discount sale. But, what about going the other way? Here’s how to go about generating more revenue by increasing prices.

How To Execute A Flash Sale (Money Levers #5)

How can you execute a flash sale – in the right away – to acquire new customers while not killing your bottom line? The 5th installment of the Money Levers series spells out how to use this tactic in the right way.

The Foundation Of Real Blog Monetization: The Blog Profit Funnel (Money Levers #4)

The last of 3 important “money levers” to grow your business: The sales funnel. Here’s how it is put together and how to work the numbers to your advantage.

Q&A Webinar [Call:02/04/2016]

  This Office Hours call was exclusively a Q&A call. Time Stamps 0:01:30 – Prime Focus Lab 0:10:50 – A huge success 0:12:31 – What to do when purchases start to fail? 0:16:30 – Discussion about Sales Funnel (Unmuted) 0:36:25 – SoloITSM – Blog audit 0:42:10 – Bugger All on TV 0:48:33 – The Principal Center […]

Money Levers #3: Rethinking Traffic And How To Get It

Today, we’re going to discuss traffic. Because I know that one of the biggest objections to people just getting started is that they don’t have enough traffic to make any sales.

Money Levers #2: Creating A New Offer Using The Product Idea Checklist (And Selling It Before You Make It)

You can’t generate revenue on demand without something to offer. Here’s a product idea generator checklist – and how to create an offer and sell it BEFORE you even make it.

Money Levers: The Levers You Can Pull To Generate More Revenue As Needed

What levers can you pull in your business to give you a sense of control over your own growth and your own results online?

How Much Time, Effort, And Money Does It Take To Build A Six-Figure Online Business?

If you’re trying to build a successful online business, have you ever wondered (or even asked) how long it takes? How much work will it be? How much does it cost? Or better yet… what is your probability for success?

How To Avoid The Most Common Pitfalls in Growing Your Online Business in 2016

There are 3 things that are absolutely the most common constraints to people working on building their online business. Here’s how to avoid them in 2016.