The Power of Pinterest and What You Can Do To Harness It


With great power comes great responsibility.  I heard that once on a movie.  Then the protagonist donned a skin tight jump suit and hurled himself out of a nearby window. Power makes some people crazy, and sometimes, lack of power will drive people that way! Do you ever feel like you are powerless when it [...]

Why You May Want To Save That Guest Post For Your Own Site

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It’s no secret that guest posting can be a great way to make yourself visible.  Over the year and a half that I’ve been doing this, there have been countless numbers of guest posts done by me on other sites.  Even now, I still make an exception for some friends of mine and post something [...]

The Cannon and The Golf Course: What I Learned About Being A Responsible Blogger


I grew up in the 80′s where big hair was awesome and VanHalen was king. Needless to say I never knew any of that until later. The area that I grew up in was still stuck in the 1900′s. My grandparents house DID have running water…you ran down to the creek to get it. Don’t [...]

Reposition Yourself To Make An Impact In Blogging

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You need to forget about what you’re doing and reposition yourself for success. I get lots of emails from all different bloggers asking me to tell them how to become successful in this industry.  When I mean “become successful” I mean make lots of money.  There’s no shortage of people that want to become rich [...]

7 Web Design Secrets Every Blogger Should Know

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Blogs live and die by attention, and so does their web design. If nobody’s reading, you’re just writing for your own amusement; while that’s a worthwhile habit, it doesn’t help you influence others or make money doing what you love. But how do you start getting — and keeping — the attention you need? The [...]

How To Get Attention With Your Social Media Marketing Updates

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Social media marketing updates has come to the forefront of making money.  Both with large corporations and small business bloggers like you and I are understanding the importance of social media marketing updatesas a whole and how it pertains to making money online. There is one problem though. You’re not the only person using it [...]

The “WOW” Factor: Psychological Success in Social Media


As it stands right now, you’re wanting more social media traffic.  And by now, you’ve probably exhausted every means necessary to get that traffic.  Maybe you’ve had some good luck, and maybe you haven’t.  The fact of the matter is, you should definitely be trying something different. Why My Social Media Traffic Results Are Different [...]

The Top 5 Most Influential Bloggers in My Career

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It was bound to happen sooner or later.  Recently, I have been making more and more friends and getting my blog out there, and I have you to thank for it!  I’m coming up on my one year anniversary to my first blog post and I wanted to do a “most influential” post to commemorate [...]