Why I’m Pissed At Tim Castleman – or: How To Waste $27 In Two Seconds Flat!

My (very candid, er: blunt) take on the brand new 120 Method product that Tim Castleman just released... and why it may be a total waste of time and money for you.

Amazon offers Fixed 12% Commission on Native Shopping Ads in April 2017

This is a great way to EASILY boost your earnings during the month of April! 12% commission on Amazon products is hard to beat, considering Amazon is a household name and how well they convert....

How To Use Google Adsense For Affiliate Leads

Google Adsense is a great way to monetize your content. But it's pennies compared to what you could earn as an affiliate for the same products, or by working with those companies directly on a paid campaign...

Is Passive Income A Myth?

What happens when you're knocked off your feet unexpectedly, and can't work for several weeks (or even months) in a row?? It depends. This is my story, but fair warning - it may make you VERY uncomfortable...

Do Affiliate Marketers Qualify As Entrepreneurs?

Learn the Top 12 Differences Between A Small Business Owner and Entrepreneur in this interesting discussion on whether affiliate marketers are actually entrepreneurs - or not...

Case Study: Social Media & Mailing List Set-Up

Today we'll look at Vera's brand new blog and discuss the set-up of her social media accounts and mailing list. These are essential steps for your blog, so we'll dig in to the practical how-to so you can set up (or improve) your own...

Affiliate Niche Blog Setup: First Steps

Right in the middle of this fun Cross Blog Conversation with Vera, super affiliate Rae Hoffman (aka Sugarrae) posted this Seth Godin quote/graphic on her Facebook Page and said: "That's affiliate marketing in 2013 in a nutshell. Creating a site or presence on the web of value centered around a topic you can actually contribute […]

Choosing Your Niche… Without Research?!

I know this may be backwards from what you've heard or been taught by others in the past. But you may have also heard that you should choose your niche based on keyword research and competition analysis - and pick a topic with high profit potential and low competition. Which often leads you to choosing a niche for your online business that you could care less about!...

Brainstorming Affiliate Niche Ideas (Part 2)

Did Vera drink the koolaid? I'm going to be *blunt* and get serious in my reply here, for the sake of helping her make a solid affiliate niche decision - as well as anyone else reading along...

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