• Blogging,  Business,  Email Marketing,  internet marketing,  SEO

    5 Reasons Why You Need To Care About Site Speed

    You work your butt off hammering out content on a weekly (sometimes daily) basis. You tweet, you post, you share, you submit your posts to social bookmarking sites… you beg and plead for people to open up your well-thought-out headlines. (Pimping yourself out every single way you know how). And here you are. Stuck. It’s like no matter how hard you try, you are at this seemingly insurmountable plateau. Your visitors per day have either stayed the same or dropped off, you can’t pay anyone to join your email list, and your sales? Well, it’s obvious what’s happened to them. And you are left scratching your head with one hand,…

  • Copywriting,  internet marketing,  SEO

    The Quiet Art Of Lead Conversion AKA How To Get More Sales

    The term lead conversion is just a fancy way of saying “get more sales” and in the end, that’s what every website owner wants. (If you hold tight, I’m going to tell you exactly how you can increase your conversion rates and get more sales). I mean, you haven’t worked your ass off all this time just to have traffic that doesn’t convert did you? (Please God say no). And please don’t tell me you’re in it for the followers… (crickets chirp) No, I know that I am talking to sane, rational REAL business owners and the bottom line is if you aren’t converting customers or trying to get more…

  • Blogging,  Business,  Copywriting,  internet marketing,  SEO,  Social Media,  Starting A Blog

    Why You Aren’t Making Money From Your Blog

    Honestly, it isn’t that hard to be making money from your blog… If you are spending your time pumping out posts, engaging with people, and working your social media then you should be making something. But why still, do people still manage to come up empty handed or making very little from all their hard work and passion? I say enough. There is no magic formula, there is no quick scheme, but if you put in the work, you should be making money from your blog. If you aren’t, then you it’s time to figure this thing out. Because I know that if I can do this, then anyone can…

  • Blogging,  Business,  internet marketing,  SEO,  Starting A Blog

    What You Need To Know Right Now About Growing A Blog

    So you’ve got this blog right? Now what? If you have been paying attention, then you understand that you need to be blogging.  There is this big push for you to start a blog, whether you are a business owner looking for more exposure or if you are looking for something else to do to earn a little side change (something strange for a piece of change… lol nevermind..). If you have ever read this blog before you know I’m a big fan (of the blog, not something strange). So now that you’ve jumped in to these sometimes murky blogging waters there are a few things that you NEED to…

  • Blogging,  Business,  SEO

    How To Get People To Your Blog Who Will Actually Buy Something

      50,000 people hit Google each month searching: I need to make money Don’t we all? In fact I have never ran across anyone in my entire life who didn’t want to make more money.  The most read posts on this site are about making money.  People want to know how much bloggers actually make, and how to make money with their blog. Money, money, money. Can you make money with your blog/website? Yes. Does having a blog for your business help you sell more services or products? Yes. But it’s NOT about how much traffic you can get to your site.  It’s not about plastering your links all over…

  • Blogging,  Copywriting,  SEO

    Why I Love Content Landing Pages

    I love content landing pages.  Love them.  Why? Because if content is King, then a content landing page is the throne… A little cheesy, and yes, I am a little tired of the whole “content is king” reference. Promise, I won’t use it again (well at least not in this post). I started creating content landing pages about a year ago and have become completely hooked.  I have to resist the urge to connect every single blog post to a content landing page. (Although… it’s not a bad idea). Before we go any further, let’s talk about what a content landing page is exactly A landing page, or sometimes called…