There are a few things that can drive me crazy and comment spam is one of them. But if you’re going to have a blog then you are going to have spam. You just have to figure out how to deal with it.
A few months ago I read about a product on a blog, http://www.wazzupyo.com, that could STOP SPAM COLD! So I figured I’d give it a try since I was getting several spam comments a day. The best part of this product is that it is FREE and is a WordPress plugin. Excellent! Read the rest of this entry
If you’re looking for a product that gives a basic explanation of Google Hangouts, you’ll be very disappointed. On the other hand if you’re looking for MUCH MUCH MORE, then Hangout Cash Code is for you!
I personally know Chris Cole and Mark Salmon and expected a good product. Both Chris and Mark are great guys. But this product… blew me away!
They spend less then 1/2 of this course explaining how to use Hangouts. They spend the rest of the time explaining how you can MAKE CASH with Hangouts. Read the rest of this entry
Solo Ads are one of those great, horrible….exciting, scary…expensive, economical….good, bad ways of getting traffic.
Everyone has an opinion about solo ads and whether they are a serious option for getting good traffic. There are enough marketers and products out there that say solo ads are a good way to build a list, so I decided to buy some solo ads and test things for myself. My results are below. Read the rest of this entry
I’ve mentioned blog commenting before and how it is a great way to get traffic to your website. I thought today I’d give you a list of six of my favorite internet marketing bloggers so you can check them out.
I’ve learned a ton by reading these blogs and have had some great interactions as well. I not only learn from what they have written, but I learn from how they interact with their blog visitors, social media fans and those on their list.
This is a reprint from a blog post I did from my first blog. It still applies.
July 10, 2009 Earlier this week I went white water rafting in Washington State. There were 5 people in the raft with a guide/instructor. We were asked if we wanted to go over a 14′ waterfall, told the pros and cons and given about a minute to make up our minds… Read the rest of this entry
Human beings are funny. Everything can be going great, knocking tasks off our to do list and the next minute….no motivation, can’t sit down at the computer. And when I do sit down at the computer, I accomplish nothing on my to do list. This was how the last couple of weeks has gone for me. Read the rest of this entry
In the US, Memorial Day is all about looking back at those people in the military who have sacrificed to give us our freedom. It’s about being thankful for not only those from the past but also those in our present.
In our lives we need to not only focus on our future goals but look at our past accomplishments. Focus on how far you’ve come and what you’ve accomplished thus far. Stop the continual feelings of failure by looking at how far you are from your goals. We all spend too much time downplaying our skills, what we have to offer others and what we have accomplished. Read the rest of this entry
I have tried a million different times (ok, so that is a slight exaggeration) to get my websites, blog posts and videos ranked using SEO. My latest attempt was my Google Hangout for The Quick Start Challenge. And yes, once again I failed to achieve any ranking…not just on the first page or two, but anywhere. I can’t find my video anywhere.
An “expert” explained in their webinar that Google Hangouts were EASY to rank, even with the hardest, most competitive keywords. Afterall, it is Google’s own property so they should give priority to Google Hangouts. Seemed to make sense…
When I started my blog there were several questions that I asked as I was getting started. So I thought if I asked them, then everyone who has started a blog must have also asked these same questions or at least some of them. That brought me to the writing of this post.
For those of you who are thinking about starting a blog or have just begun your blog, you’ll need the answers to these big blogging problems. Some you may have already answered yourself or gotten different answers then I offer, but I know you’ll pick up some little tidbit that will help you with your blog.
I also provide several GREAT RESOURCES from other bloggers who go into the answers in either more detail then I do or who have a different take on the question and answer. Someone told me it makes them feel like they’re back in college with reference material. But seriously, the links are more exciting then college…ok maybe not, but they are definitely worth checking out! Read the rest of this entry