Copywriting – the highest paying skill on the internet

  Copywriting has been described as being “the highest paying job” on the internet. And before you discount that statement, allow me to explain… What is copywriting? Copywriting is simply the art of persuasive writing… And it’s everywhere. Yes, sales pages are crafted by copywriting. So are advertisements. So are sales video scripts. So are …

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8 Personality Traits and Habits of Successful People

  Successful people share – in general – a number of traits and habits. Yes, there are some exceptions, but on the whole, you are likely to find all (or at least most) of the following characteristics in every successful person: 1. Taking responsibility The first step towards success is taking responsibility for your life. …

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Is your blog really optimized for mobile?

When it comes to optimizing a blog for mobile traffic, most people simply think of text areas that wrap while maintaining the text size. Unfortunately, it goes a little deeper than that… Firstly, think about how many of your visitors actually come to your blog via mobile devices. Twitter and Tumblr were predominantly mobile-use platforms …

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Starting a Blog is like Planting a Tree

In many respects, having a blog is much like planting a fruit tree. While they are completely different in nature, the things you do in both cases are remarkably similar. And in both cases, neglecting any stage could destroy the whole project. For instance… Research: Before you plant a tree, you will look at what …

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How to overcome market saturation

Let’s face it… The internet is becoming more and more crowded. More and more people and businesses are competing for the ten top spots in Google, and competing for attention on social networks. It seems there just isn’t enough space for everyone to exist. Not to mention the fact that social spaces are becoming more …

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Is clutter killing your blog?

  While there are some people who advocate having a cluttered blog, the reality is that it can kill your blog – in more than one way. The clutter can be visible, or it can be behind the scenes… Here’s a look at both, and what each can do to your blog: 1. Visible blog …

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The Psychology of Success

Ok, it might sound a little “over the top” – but once you understand the basic psychology of success, you will be more likely to achieve it. Here are the basic elements of the psychology of successful people: 1. The right mindset The right mindset for achievement is this: “What one (wo-)man can do, another …

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The 11 Worst Online Business Mistakes to Avoid

  Online business mistakes are a given. We all make them, and we learn from them as we grow. Some of them will slow you down, some of them will cost you money, and some of them could destroy your internet venture altogether. Here are a few which you really want to avoid at all …

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