Author Archives: Darryl

IM Newbie Review

IM Newbie is a video course by Kevin Fahey.

The video training consists of 5 modules, each containing several short videos covering essential beginner topics

– Domain and hosting
– WordPress installation and setup
– Squeeze page setup
– Social media pages/channel setup
– Creating blog posts and monetizing your blog

WHO WOULD NEED IM NEWBIE?

Kevin takes things back to Continue reading

5 Ways to Find a Potential Niche

bloggingDo you want to create a blog that really makes a difference in the world? It might be tough to find a potential niche, even if your first desire is to help others rather than to realize a profit. This is because you probably know a great deal about a particular field or market. Therein lies the problem. You have such a wealth of knowledge, you don’t know what to focus on.

If you are truly passionate about a particular niche or microniche in a larger market, you can focus on that which you really love. However, Continue reading

7 Ways to Save Time on Your Blogging

Successful blogging requires a lot of hard work. Anyone can slap up a blog and forget it. If you want to achieve whatever blogging goals you have set, you can’t adopt that attitude. Since blogs are all about engagement, you have to constantly be “out there”, engaging in a conversation with your target audience.

Think about what the following blogging tasks have Continue reading

Top 7 Benefits of Becoming Minimalist

minamalismWhen starting out on the long trail I took to find success on the internet, there were a lot of things I had to discover. Not all the things you see should be bought. That is why you should focus on doing one thing and doing it well. This is a type of Internet Marketers way of minimalism. What do I mean?

Well, some minimalists define this “less is more” practice as owning 100 things or less. Others who enjoy a minimalist lifestyle don’t obey a strict rule that dictates exactly how many items they have, they simply limit the number of virtual and physical possessions they obtain, and practice this ideology on an ongoing basis. However Continue reading

How to Hire Remote Employees

remote officeDay after day, month after month, and year after year, an interesting
shift in employment is occurring. It’s the rise of companies built
partially or entirely on remote staff – that is, employees who work from
home or who don’t need to be in any physical proximity to their boss or
business’ headquarters. In many cases, like that of popular customer
support software Groove, the business itself may not even have a
headquarters, making for an entirely remote team.

Why has this trend been rapidly growing? For one, it cuts costs; if
you’re able to put the money saved from office rent and associated costs
each month right back into your marketing and advertising budget. Plus,
this can allow a company to more easily source talent that isn’t
available locally, and might not be able to immediately relocate due to
family, finances, etc. Many companies find as well that there workers
may be happier if they’re able to work their schedules around their
family life, hobbies, or other things that make them happy and may not
always coincide with a strict 9-5 schedule. Continue reading

Consider Living Abroad As an Entrepreneur – Like I Am

Traveling manWhile the millennial generation is one that is blatantly fond of travel
(and will show as much constantly through their Instagram and Snapchat
pics and videos), most of the population will still live out their life
in one country without ever living in another place. A smaller though
far from insignificant portion will never even make it out of their
country for so much as a trip.

For some, that’s safe and comfortable, for others like me, it’s more than
depressing. Whatever your perspective, this Continue reading

Free List Building Systems

Building a list is the number one key to making it online. There are so many ways that you can start, that you are spoilt for choice.

However, there are a few resources that you will need to get yourself going. One such resource is a landing page.

There are not many that you can get for free and use straight out the box. However, List Returns has a great offer that you can take advantage of right now which will kick start your list building.

Get a free system from list returns by visiting their website here.

How to speak so that people want to listen

Every now and then I re-evaluate  what I am doing and where I am going. How often do you take a step back and consider your current status? Not just your inner self, but how you react and interact with others.

TED talks are one of my favorite places to find inspiration and a little deep learning. This talk from Julian Treasure gave me a lot to think about. What do you think?

Tips for warming up before a podcast or filming a video?