Growing Your Blog’s Income In today’s episode, I want to talk about growing your blogging income, particularly when you’ve already started building some traffic and income streams on your blog. This one will be most relevant if you’re at an intermediate to more advanced level. If you’re just starting out you’ll learn things that may… Continue Reading 236: 5 Areas to Focus on to Grow Your Blogging Income
When I started my travel blog back in 2005, I never imagined I’d be selling it. After all, I just wanted to tell my family and friends what I was up to. I had no idea it would become a business that supported my family. Even when it became a central part of our lives… Continue Reading Case Study: What Happens When You Want to Sell Your Blog?
Many an entrepreneur knows the feeling… you’re sending the emails, making the calls, promoting the offer on the web and social media, but the sales just aren’t coming in. Are your missed sales telling you something about how you’re making your pitch? Maybe you can turn things around with a few quick corrections. How to… Continue Reading Not Making Any Sales? Here’s 5 Reasons Why (FS254)
How to Build Authority and Influence with Your Audience In today’s episode, I want to talk about building authority and influence. This topic came about from talking to a number of bloggers who’ve just completed our Start a Blog course. They’re starting from scratch (as we all did), and want not only to be found,… Continue Reading 235: How to Build Authority, Influence and Trust When Nobody Knows Who You Are
ProBlogger created International Start a Blog Day on February 7th to celebrate the achievements and diversity of new bloggers around the world launching their blogs at the beginning of the year. Please join us in supporting these new bloggers by checking out their sites, reading their stories, leaving them a comment and following them on… Continue Reading International Start a Blog Day Class of 2018
Are you considering a change of course in your entrepreneurial life? Have you had an idea that is just so much more exciting than what you have been working on? Is it time for you to switch everything up? These are really important questions that arise for all entrepreneurs from time to time. Some of… Continue Reading When to Burn it All Down & Start Work on Something New
How to Relaunch a Dormant Blog In today’s episode, I want to answer a question I get regularly from listeners: How do you relaunch a blog that has died or become dormant? I want to talk you through two scenarios for relaunching a blog, and give you 11 things to consider during a relaunch. Before I… Continue Reading 234: How to Relaunch Your Blog After It Becomes Dormant
We see a lot of entrepreneurs who have great ideas but they keep getting stuck in the ‘how’ of their business and losing sight of the most important elements. Here’s what I mean: Let’s say you wanted to make a book (for podcast or blog) on “mindfulness and parenting.” The common big mistake is to… Continue Reading Making a Book, Blog or Podcast? Start Here!
Have you started a blog this year? Every year between Christmas and New Year our enquiries for starting a blog skyrocket. It must be something to do with New Year’s Resolutions and setting new goals. Blogs still seem to be on everyone’s mind, even though they apparently died years ago. I know it’s only the… Continue Reading Last Chance to Start a Blog with Us Today
The Tools We’re Using in 2018 to Get More Subscribers and Customers In today’s episode, I want to introduce you to a suite of WordPress plugin tools we’ve been using on our blogs for the past six months or so that we’re really excited about. Today’s show is brought to you by two brand new courses from… Continue Reading 233: Tools We’re Using to Get More Subscribers and Customers in 2018
All businesses have to start from an idea. But just how important is the original idea behind a business? How much of a business’ success can be attributed to the idea versus the follow up work? We know there is no real point in putting in all the work if that initial idea is not… Continue Reading What Makes a Brilliant Business Idea and How to Apply It (6 Examples)
Written by ProBlogger Expert Ali Luke When you think of a blog, you probably think of the posts. You might go to the site to read the latest ones (often on the home page), or they might go straight to your inbox. And if you follow the blogger on social media, you may well see… Continue Reading The Difference Between Pages and Posts (and Making the Most of Each)
How do we get to work with partners? What are the things we need to think about when we are putting together our sales pages? And how do we talk to customers about new projects, so that we can fill in the gaps in our model? In this episode, we discuss the tips and tricks… Continue Reading Working With Partners, Creating Great Copy and Doing Business Earnistly, With Matt Giovanisci
If you’ve created one of these 7 types of products to sell on your blog, or you’re going to start offering a service to your readers, then you need a sales page. The sales page is (not surprisingly) a page on your blog that’s all about your product or service. You can link to it… Continue Reading 9 Key Ingredients for Creating the Perfect Sales Page
It took me nearly seven years of blogging to create my first products: two ebooks, one for ProBlogger and one of Digital Photography School. They made me a total of over $160,000 in 2009 alone and changed my business. Back in 2014, I wrote about the experience … and how it nearly never happened: My big… Continue Reading Seven Types of Product You Could Sell From Your Blog