You Only Have 5 Dollars, How Will You Grow It…

The Best Way To Grow Your Money This is absolutely one of the best stories on entrepreneurship and making money I’ve read. I don’t know if it’s true or not, (I think it is), but I still like it.. A professor gave her students 5 dollars and 2 hours to earn as much money as…

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Looking At Both Sides of a Chargeback…

Merchant Vs Customer: We all hate chargebacks, It drives me mad when someone does a chargeback instead of asking for a refund. I do tend to wonder if they realise it costs the vendor extra money time and effort when a chargeback is involved or whether they even care. After all I’ve always had a very…

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Need infographic Inspiration..

A picture paints a thousand words, especially on the internet, because they can hold your reader’s attention. We all know folks can usually just spend seconds on a site before clicking away, so grabbing their attention and holding it is really important. So if you need to teach or demonstrate anything involving statistics and facts, it’s an idea…

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Oops. What NOT To Do On Social Media…

I watched a rerun of one of Gordon Ramsey’s cooking show the other night which made me grin just a tad. Chef Gordon Ramsay did a Kitchen Nightmares show with a restaurant in which the owners refused to take any direction whatsoever from the chef. (So why did they ask him to help out I…

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Greasy Sales People, Smooth Talkers and Hot Copy..

The above headline is an attention grabber (after all, you’re reading this, aren’t you?) But can you tell me WHY or how it grabs your attention? Here’s a clue: Emory University researcher Krish Sathian demonstrated that sensory words activate the portions of the brain associated with our senses, even when we don’t realize it. The…

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Why Multitasking Can Be A Dumb Idea..

Seriously you need to stop multitasking right now.. Believe it or not, switching from task to task does NOT work. In fact, it slows your whole output down. (I speak from experience).. In a British study, they found constant interruptions such as checking your email, jumping from one job to another etc reduces productivity and…

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Be Fearless My Friend…

“To tackle today’s big and ever changing social challenges, we have to take risks, be bold, and fail forward. We have to be fearless.” So says The Case Foundation’s report. Written by leading philanthropy consultants Cynthia Gibson and Brad Rourke a couple of years ago, it’s based on interviews with  a couple of leading change…

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3 Useful Drop Shipping Directories..

Whilst I like to talk mainly about e-product and affiliate marketing on my blog, (after all I’m an internet marketer). There is an entirely different realm of online marketing you might fancy considering. Drop shipping. Or in other words, selling real, tangible products without ever having to touch or ship them yourself. In theory it’s simple:…

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Do This To Double Your Sales..

I’ve mentioned this before, but it’s vital you don’t miss this, so I’m going to say it again: Offer a trial period or a free sample. Whatever your product or service, offer a $1 seven day trial, or a free chapter or video, Anything to prove you deserve your customer’s money. The reason is two-fold: First,…

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ASK For Amazon Book Reviews..

Have you got a book on Amazon? Then here’s an excellent idea: Ask your readers to review the book by placing your request within the book itself. You might write something like Paul Gallimore wrote in his novel, The Mary Celeste Papers: I hope you enjoyed the book and I thank you for buying it. If…

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YouTube Video Curation…

Here’s an AWESOME idea some people are already using to create websites worth lots of $$$.  1. Choose a topic people love. If you enjoy it as well, then so much the better It could be cute puppies, the latest pop star, cage wrestling, whatever you like. (Make sure there is a market for it…

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Monetize Your Forgotten Domains..

Have you got a load of old domains you no longer use, or perhaps have never used? (I certainly have). The problem with hanging onto old domains is it can get really pricey when it comes to updating them. So maybe it’s time to clean house and make some money at the same time. I’ve…

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Increase Your Chances Of Getting Those Pesky Opt-Ins..

You work hard to get traffic to your squeeze page, and what happens? Half of them leave without giving you their email address… So why not take a second stab at grabbing those people? Try using a pop-up box that appears when they try to click away, saying something like, “Wait, we have a video…

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Your New Software Mantra..

Here’s something to tell yourself next time you’re agonizing over your new software…  Done is better than perfect. Done is better than perfect. Done is better than perfect. It’s better to get it done and up and running than to try to get it absolutely perfect. To be honest I’d have taken completely the opposite…

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4 Things To Stop Doing This Year…

1. Buying marketing products you don’t use. Don ‘t buy another product on how to market or how to make money online if you’re not going to at least read it or watch it. I admit it’s true that not everything you purchase will turn out to be something you want to implement in your…

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Do You Write a Sales Page for Your Affiliates…

Ahh, the hoary old question about sales pages and sales tools for your affiliates… We affiliates are a lazy bunch of beggars, because we like every single thing done for us when it comes to selling for other people. We like a sales page, ready written emails, graphics and even lunch cooked for us if we…

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Do You Have a Nemesis?

When Justin Hartenstein’s employee stole all his information and opened a competing business literally just down the street, it was practically a blessing in disguise. “That hurt us in many ways, but it also gave me some inspiration, Justin says. “When I felt like I had put in enough time that day, I would keep…

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Make Money Nudging Other People…

Here’s an idea for a service business –Get people to pay you to bug them…. People know they should eat well, they know they should exercise, they also know they should put in extra time on their business, save more, etc. But without someone there to poke, prod and nudge them to do these things,…

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Create Your Own Quality Private Label Rights Products (PLR)

What would you say if you could make $5000+ a week selling PLR products? While that’s just a random number I took from the top of my head, the truth is when you use proven PLR techniques you’ll enjoy making great money. More good news – just about anybody can be great at selling PLR…

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What If Your List Building Broke All The Rules…

First, let’s talk about the “rules” of list building. The reason to have a list is so you can SELL your subscribers stuff. LOTS of stuff.  You build the list by offering a freebie. It doesn’t matter what the freebie is, so long as it entices them to sign up and if it’s vaguely related…

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