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Get More Blog Subscribers With This 7-Step Checklist

Small Blog Big Income

Do you wish more readers would subscribe to your blog? Maybe you’ve checked out your traffic stats, and seen that people definitely DO visit. But your subscriber count remains puny. Don’t worry — you can fix this. In my experience growing my own blog into a multi-six-figure earner — and in reviewing hundreds of startup blogs — I’ve discovered there are seven elements that need to be in place when new readers land on your blog, if you want them to subscribe. Continue Reading →

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Video: How to Get Rid of WordPress Blog Comment Spam (Once and For All!)

How to make money with your blog

How to Get Rid of Thousands of Spam Comments at Once (Even if already approved)

After having my sites attacked by spam bots, I had a problem. Google thought my sites were malicious and had blacklisted me. I got together with my web host/tech guru, who helped me by essentially gutting the sites and allowing me to start over from the bottom up, but since I didn’t want to lose my content, there was an additional concern. It seemed that, at least on some of the sites, I had thousands of already-approved spam comments, and they were causing issues with my hosting service. If you have WordPress, you know that the standard issue CMS doesn’t allow for bulk deletion of already-approved comments. Continue Reading →

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How to Make More Money From Your Blog in 2016 (With Video)

Top 10 Ways to Make More Money With Your Blog in 2016

All resources mentioned in this video can be found on the Periscope page here. Transcript Below

Know exactly what you’re selling. So you need to pick a niche – and I know you’ve heard this before, but here’s how much it matters in your business – listen closely. It’s really easy to want to be a generalist. I want to be one too! Continue Reading →

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The Ultimate Freelance Writer’s Guide to Getting More Clients

marketing your freelance services

I can’t tell you how often people assume that being an online writing pro is all about sitting around in your PJs playing on your computer; not to mention how often people come to me and ask me how they can do what I do – work at home and actually make a living doing it. (more…) Continue Reading →

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7 Make-More-Money Hacks for Non-Fiction Kindle eBook Authors

7 easy action tips for non fiction Kindle authors

If you’ve considered writing a Kindle ebook, you’ve probably thought about what the best-seller lists usually look like – a whole lot of fiction peppered with a few breakout self-help books.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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BlogFire Method: Creating Your Irresistible Opt-In Offer

Create Lead magnets that Convert

If I told you that, for a blogger, “the money’s in the list,” how would it make you feel? If you ask me, it can feel intimidating and exhilarating all at once. What blogger doesn’t want to experience the joy of sending out a single email and seeing sales pour in? The only problem is that many don’t know how to start their list building endeavors. But I have good news! Continue Reading →

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Niche Blogging: How to Produce Truly Useful Content That Converts

How to make money with your blog

So, you’ve got the perfect niche picked out and a prime domain all pimped out. Heck,  you might even have a theme that makes other bloggers hate you a little bit. You know, because your blog is so beautiful. But if you don’t know how to create content that helps you convert your blog into a profitable platform, then you’d better be happy with being a “hobby” blogger – no money’s going to come your way. So before we get started, know you truly don’t need to be an official expert to become a respected authority in your niche. Nobody is expecting you to have a PhD, unless you claim that you do. Continue Reading →

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Boost Your Online Income: 3-Book Giveaway (Through Friday Only!)

Make More Money Online With These Temporarily Free eBooks

If you know me, you know how I have this whole “pay-it-forward” philosophy in my life. I try to do this weekly – to give something back to my fellow authors, coaches, journalists, freelance writers, bloggers and other online entrepreneurs. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Hack Your Blog: How to Keep Your Subscribers Coming Back

Here is exactly what you need to do to keep your blog subscribers happy

So, you know how we’ve been talking about setting your blog on fire, right? And how we’ve discussed the whole “how to create a profitable mailing list” thing? What about the whole “growing your social media and real life networks” stuff? No? Take a minute, read up. Continue Reading →

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