Last updated on April 18th, 2019. Posted in Business Tools & Services.
If you're a business owner, self-marketer, or creative-type who wants complete autonomy—to be able to build, maintain, and control your website yourself, then you're in the right spot! Here's a helpful list of resources, tools, and recommendations to help you go further with your online projects and ventures. As I discover new resources, I'll continue to add them here, so be sure to bookmark this page, and check back often! (more…)
Last updated on June 18th, 2021. Posted in Web Design For Online Business.
If you've seen some of my stuff before, then you already know that whether your web hosting company offers free email along with your account or not, I’m going to encourage you to go with a dedicated email service instead. (more…)
Last updated on June 17th, 2021. Posted in Web Design For Online Business.
Beyond getting yourself set up with solid, reliable web hosting and securing your website against internet bad guys, your next best defence against bad things happening to your online business website is to regularly back up your website. (more…)
Last updated on June 16th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Business Sales.
Here's one thing I love about email -- specifically, about using email marketing in your online business...in fact, I keep things SO casual and relaxed with the emails I send out that I don't even really think of it as "email marketing." (more…)
Last updated on June 15th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Business Sales.
Metrics is one area of online business that a lot of us mess up. We get all concerned and zeroed in on all kindsa numbers and metrics that really don't matter. Here's an example... (more…)
Last updated on June 14th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Business Sales.
If you don't know by now, email marketing is where it's at. If you think email marketing is old-fashioned, outdated, or no longer works...then what are your alternatives? (more…)
Last updated on June 13th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Website Traffic.
Here's how crucial audience-building is to your online business: If you don't have an audience of people who know, likes, and trust you...then you don't have a business! Audience is that important. (more…)
Last updated on June 12th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Website Traffic.
One big challenge with building your online business and building your audience is, you can't get comfortable. There are no guarantees and there's never a steady, guaranteed paycheck. So, your marketing and promotional and audience-building efforts never really ends. (more…)
Last updated on June 11th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Website Traffic.
One thing we need to be careful of is over-specialization. For your online business, this can mean two things. (more…)
Last updated on June 10th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Business Sales.
Here's a cool aspect of human psychology: Consistency. We grow to trust people and businesses that are highly consistent...after all, if they showed up on time, provided great value, and helped solve our problems the last fifteen times... (more…)
Last updated on June 9th, 2021. Posted in Increasing Business Sales.
Know what's kryptonite for business owners? Insincerity. Dishonesty. Deceitfulness...this kinda stuff. And here's why: The most important thing your audience and your potential customers need before they can buy from you is just a single word... (more…)