Always Be Ready When Inspiration Strikes

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I am a terrible sleeper. I have struggled with insomnia for years. And although I am currently coping with it pretty well, I still have my moments. You know when I tend to come up with my best ideas? At about 12:30am. In fact, I came up with the idea for this article at 12:37am exactly on […]

What Everyone Should Know About Growing A Blog

Foundations

When I first started this blog, I entertained a misconception that I believe is shared by most new bloggers, and some experienced ones too. I believed that all traffic is created equal. How wrong I was – and perhaps for more reasons than you think. I have spoken on previous occasions about how targeted traffic is […]

A-List Bloggers Are Boring – 5 People Whose Blogs You Should Be Reading

A-List Bloggers Are Boring - 5 People Whose Blogs You Should Be Reading

Many up-and-coming bloggers have quite a destructive mindset – they think that the only way to boost a burgeoning blog’s popularity is to piggyback on the success of a-list bloggers. Thoughts such as, “If I could just get a guest post at ProBlogger” or “if only Pat Flynn would re-tweet my posts” are not uncommon, as […]

My First Authority Site: Update #1 – The Value of Experience

White Hat SEO

This is Part #2 of a series. A list of all the other updates can be found at the bottom of this post. When I first introduced this authority site, I made a big fuss about how it was going to be an experiment in white hat SEO. Well, as I pointed out in my October 2011 […]

How To Make Money Online Now

Make Money Online

Imaginative title, right? I bet you’ve never read anything with a headline like that before. I kid. However, what I have to say here will share very little in common with those articles. Unfortunately, I am not here to show you how you can create a passive income in three easy steps and just a few weeks. […]