Wondering, "Do I need an SSL certificate?" Have you heard of SSL, or SSL certificates before? Do you know if you need one for your website? Well if you're running an online business website, then you'll definitely need SSL. SSL might sound technical and intimidating, but it's not nearly as complex to set up and install on your website as you might think. In fact, it's one of the easiest aspects of getting your business website set up properly. And, it requires zero technical skill. By the end of this post, you’ll have a clear understanding of what SSL certificates are, why you need one for your site, and where to go to get one. And, you'll also know exactly what's involved in getting it all set up on your site. Let's take a look! (more…)
Last updated on October 15th, 2019. Posted in Establishing Your Home Base Online.
How do domain names work? In this tutorial, we'll go over some domain name fundamentals—things like how domains work, why you should consider your domain your number one business asset online, and how to keep your private information safe. If you're really unsure about all this stuff, you're in the right spot! (more…)
A lot of people are trying their hardest. After all, the prize is definitely worth it. But a lot of us are searching hard for a guide, a map, or some simple steps to follow. Wouldn't that be great? Maybe. But today's post explores why this approach just might have you going down dead end streets or even off the edge of a cliff! Lets' discuss... (more…)
Last updated on October 13th, 2019. Posted in Establishing Your Home Base Online.
Just getting started in business? Getting yourself set up can be overwhelming. Setting up a business comes with a seemingly endless stream of problems, challenges, and issues to resolve. But which issues are critical...that if solved, would automatically resolve other problems? Here, you'll get three of your biggest business challenges identified and dealt with...allowing everything else to fall into place. (more…)
Last updated on October 12th, 2019. Posted in Establishing Your Home Base Online.
It's easy to be independent online. Modern tools, technology, and services make it easy. These days, business owners can mostly run their show themselves. In fact, it's never been easier! In addition to learning how to handle the simple tasks that normally get outsourced to expensive freelancers, here's three other steps you can take to become more independent in your business. (more…)
Last updated on October 11th, 2019. Posted in Business Mindset & Mission.
Need more information? If you think so, there's a solution: The internet is one giant, never-ending information buffet! But how can you possibly consume the most important and timely content to help you get to where you want to be? Here's how to deal with information overload...and most importantly, how to keep yourself on track. (more…)
Last updated on October 10th, 2019. Posted in Hidden Leverageable Assets.
Want to own your own business? Be your own boss? Many people do. And many people aren't able to. Often, it's because they're missing a few simple, yet critical, skills. Here, you'll find out about what it takes to run your own show. (more…)
Last updated on October 9th, 2019. Posted in Business Mindset & Mission.
This is a weird theory. And it's actually hard to disprove. The more I think about it, the more I see it. And this weird theory can help get you moving int he right direction, build the business you dream of, and start living the sort of life you want. Let me explain... (more…)
Last updated on October 9th, 2019. Posted in HTML & CSS.
Should small business owners know HTML? Isn't that geeky-techie stuff? First off, yes entrepreneurs should know even the basics of HTML! And second, HTML is not technical...not at all, in fact. Today's post is all about dissolving some misconceptions and explaining why learning HTML gives you as a business owner so many unbeatable advantages. (more…)
Creative people of all sorts...writers, musicians, artists, producers...all seem to have something in common: They all struggle! It's a grind to make a decent living at what they love most. And maybe a simple idea just might explain why. Find out what it's all about in today's post. (more…)