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Skyrocket Your Pinterest Growth in Just 4 Hours a Month with Tailwind

Looking for an underestimated market of users who are looking to be motivated to buy? With 150 million+ users, Pinterest is the perfect platform for bloggers and small businesses to boost their reach. Check these stats: 93% of Pinners use Pinterest to plan purchases; and 72% of Pinners use Pinterest to decide...

The 4 Email Campaigns Every Marketer Must Run

Email marketing is changing. If you are simply sending an email to everyone on your list, you are missing out on sales. In fact, even the term email marketing is “old skool.” Clever marketers are focusing on Marketing Automation. Forget lists and broadcasts, tags and conditionals are what the...

Attention: You're Losing Hard Earned Cash Without Creating Quality Content

Your game is about volume. You want to flood the search engines with massive amounts of rubbish just so you can secure an increasing number of rankings. You are so, 10 years ago. Back then you could game the search engines with such strategies. Google was, after all,...

What's Your Story?

A while ago on the spur of the moment we decided to head down to Portugal for a few days. Some friends of ours had flown in for a week and had a villa with some empty bedrooms. It would have been a shame not to fill them!...

Get More Email Subscribers by Being Smarter Not Spammier

I get it, you want to get more email subscribers for your email list. You've listened to lots of people who have told you to add a pop-up box, pop-overs, pop-unders, welcome mats, welcome gates and loads of other tools that will get you more opt-ins. The problem is that...

The Unspoken Key To Success

Have you ever wondered why some people are wildly successful at everything they do and some people seem to fail at every opportunity? In 1911, Scott and Amundsen were racing to the South Pole. The distance they had to cover was around 1400 miles, they both decided on...

Facebook Ads – 7 Things You're Doing Wrong

It's no secret that Facebook constantly changes the rules not so much moving the goal posts but hiding them away, running Facebook Ads can get frustrating at times. It used to be an awesome place to do business. Who can forget a few  years ago when it was...

How to Determine Which Products are Worth Investing In

Every day we're bombarded with emails selling the latest "must have" software and products. 80% of the time, these aren't worth the time and effort and won’t add anything to your bottom line. So how can you tell which are worth investing in and which aren’t? Due Diligence You don’t...

How I Made an Income Marketing On A Budget and You Can Too

Let me start with an apology. All too often marketers like myself say things like, “Just use Leadpages with ActiveCampaign and you're good to go,” without thinking that the costs involved might be too much for some people. Sorry! Something like that is easy for me to implement...

ActiveCampaign vs ConvertKit: The Email Automation Battle

If you're not using email automation, you are leaving money on the table. Plain and simple. Email service providers like AWeber and Mailchimp are costing you money rather than being a profit center. The basic features they provide don't get close to what you should be able to do....

Beat 90% of Online Marketers By Doing This

A few days ago, I wrote a post about how great content is all you need to make an income online. In that post I made a simple statement, "Don't be average." I thought I'd better expand on that. Being average is never going to get you the...

Make Money Online: The Power of Timeless Content

I’ve been an online marketer for over 12 years and in that time I’ve tried many ways to make money online. Some have been successful, some have bombed. Over time there is one thing that has constantly generated profits for me. My content. Yep, the stuff I write...