Action with a Sense of Urgency

If you read this blog, you will see how important taking action is. In fact, it is the one very thing that separates those that are successful and those that are not. If you take action toward your goals you will get there. Other factors such like testing can help you get to your goals faster. But the main thing I am talking about here is taking action. … [Read more...]

Blog It or Forget It

Did you just have a fleeting thought that you should blog about? If you did, stop reading this right now and blog it or at least write it down so you won't forget it. Don't just write down the topic. You need to go ahead and write down all of your thoughts while they are flowing and fresh in your mind. During this time you are "in the moment" and your … [Read more...]

Give Your Customers What They Want

To get more potential customers to make a purchase, sometimes it is as simple as giving them what they want. Don't spend all of your time trying to poke, prod, and cram your potential customers into the product you offer. You should mold your product into what they are looking for. If you do this, you will have a happy customer. This holds true for most … [Read more...]

Business Systems, Automation, and Time Freedom

Your long term goal in having your own internet business is so you can spend less time working and spend more time doing what you want to do, right? You don't want to just shift from a job working for someone else to your own job that consumes even more of your time, right? Too many times that's exactly what ends up happening. Sometimes it can be even … [Read more...]

Work Your Internet Business in Peace and Quiet

My favorite time to get things accomplished in my internet businesses is late at night. I am pretty much a night owl anyway. My creative juices really get flowing in the wee hours of the morning. Once the clock hits about 10 or 11 at night, my internet business mind kicks into gear. Even though I usually get up around 7 AM to help get the kids ready for … [Read more...]

Stumbling Around Your Blog

One way to get traffic to your blog or website is by having visitors "stumble" your blog entries by submitting them to stumbleupon.com. You will probably get quite a few visitors from StumbleUpon if someone submits one of your posts. While the traffic isn't ideal, you will at least get visitors that have an interest in the topic of your blog. This should … [Read more...]

Virtual Machines – Have Your Virtual Cake and Eat It Too

As I have stated several times on this blog, I am primarily a Linux and OS X geek. However, running several web design and hosting companies, I need to have a wide variety of OS platforms available so I can see how the websites look in many different browsers and in many different environments. Obviously, one of the most prevalent operating systems is … [Read more...]

The Internet Business Game

Are you reading one money making blog after another looking for the one that tells you the quick and easy way to make money online? Are you curiously meandering through all kinds of money making forums looking for the next new thing so you can get in on the action early to make the big bucks? Do you think all these other successful entrepreneurs just … [Read more...]

You Must Spend Your Money and Time Wisely

To run a successful internet business, you need to value your time and understand what it is worth to you. If you really take time to think about it, you are probably spending a lot of time on "business activities" that you can better outsource or otherwise take the load off your own plate. It can be easy to get in this trap because you feel like you are … [Read more...]

24 Hour Special

The No Aweber Popup for Subscribers Procedure is really taking off. Thanks to everyone who has given me such great comments and posts on their blogs. I left it at $10 for a while since I wanted to give everyone a shot at the low price after I had to remove it temporarily during the first launch. I didn't feel right after a few comments were made about the … [Read more...]