5 Smart Things To Do When Your Blog Post Goes Viral

It happened to me recently. I opened my Google Analytics and I could not believe the traffic that had come to my blog that day – it was almost 3 times what was the norm for me. I thought to myself “Oh okay, that must be a fluke of some sort. It will settle down tomorrow.” Well, happily enough for me, it did not. The trend continued and before long...

24 Tools to Help You Create Stunning Video Content That Sells Your Brand

  This is an updated post from 2015. When I was 12 or 13, my father thought it would be a good idea for me to get extra mathematics lessons from a well-known teacher in our small town. On Saturday afternoons, I would take a walk to see this teacher by myself (it was a very safe neighborhood) to get those extra lessons. On my walks on these afternoons guess...

3 Steps To Respecting The Hustle It Takes To Build A Profitable Venture

Obvious piece of advice for anyone who is bent on making this whole “building a business” thing work : respect the hustle , don’t resist it. Building a business takes work. Sure, you could make 6 figures in 6 months with no sweat. But that would be as unlikely as me telling you I had tea with the Queen of England last afternoon. {{{Right}}}. Moving along. Making 6 figures is possible...

Are You An Online Course Junkie ? How This May Be Sabotaging Your Business

Today’s post/Youtube video is a based on a Periscope episode I did a few months back which I believe is even more relevant today as more and more people find out about how to make it as a business owner online. I will not lie ; I used to be an online course junkie. In grad school, I would spend every extra dollar I got on online courses because I...

How To Avoid Analysis Paralysis When You Are Starting Out Online

Before we get started today, can I just mention that I experienced my first toddler meltdown in a public place this week ?! My little dude just went off in a hotel hallway (loud crying and lying on the hallway carpet were involved in the scenario) and there was NOTHING I could do to make it stop. To say I was embarrassed would be the understatement of my 2016 so...

4 Reasons A Service-Based Business Is Better Than Chasing Passive Income

After 2 phenomenal guest posts this year, this is the first post I am writing this year & I am especially pumped to write today. When I started this blog, my purpose was to write about creating and selling Udemy courses and Amazon Kindle books. Both of these are viable business models and no doubt there are those who have had mighty success doing both or one of these. So, before...

How To Create A Signature Look For Yourself That Will Make Your Online Brand Stand Out

Hola amigos/amigas ! Today’s post was written by Sophie Areli of Timeless Modesty and focuses on creating a signature look for YOURSELF that allows you to stay top of people’s minds online. I enjoyed the post thoroughly trust you will too. Take it away Sophie. You’ve figured out who you are, what you do, and how much you charge. You’ve zoomed in on a target market. You’ve decided on an...

How My Blog Grew in 2015 – Money, Mistakes, Lessons & Goals

Hola ! Welcome to my very first end-of-year evaluation for my blog and business (2015 edition). I am not writing this because I want you to see how “great” I am. In fact, I am pretty sure some of you reading this will scoff at the numbers I have reported below and click out as quickly as you clicked through to read this. If that is the case, you are...

5 Facts About People Who Make Money Online That Routinely Gets Ignored

Today’s post is not my usual because I want to talk about an ugly epidemic that is destroying the lives of some individuals and keeping them in sorry-land. Can we have a #HonestMoment ? I recently visited a blog where the owner publishes a monthly income report. She has been doing so for 4 years and her growth is truly impressive. Over the last 4 years, the lady has worked...

28 Tools I Use To Run My Online Business

I am going to say this once. You don’t need expensive tools to run an online business. Not at all. Yes. I understand that in order to make money sometimes you must spend money. However, especially at the beginning when you are not yet generating a lot of profit, I personally think it is unwise to spend hefty amounts of money when almost everything these days can be done for...