Everyone that has ever broken into the online business world has at one point felt a bit overwhelmed by the amount of content creation required to keep your website relevant on the web.
Constantly writing new posts or articles every single day can be time consuming and take you away from a lot of important things in life.
Even the word count required to make your content relevant in the search engines can be a constant uphill battle. Consistently producing 1500+ word articles can really take its toll on even the most seasoned website writers.
At some point, one has to wonder “when is it time to hire a freelance writer?”
There’s a lot that goes into hiring a freelance writer, and you don’t want to make the decision to do so too early…or too late for that matter.
Let’s talk about some of the key metrics that scream you’re not quite ready to hire a freelance writer.
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Let’s be honest, if you’ve ever run across a blog you’ve probably wondered why a blogger would spend so much time writing all sorts of different posts.
Of course, you probably weren’t much of a writer back in school and it just sounds like an absolute nightmare to have to sit and stare at a computer screen and type for hours at a time.
Eventually, this has to get a bit boring and can be ridiculously time consuming.
Well, usually people start out to share their thoughts and opinions. In the long run, however, they realize that blogging is an opportunity to get paid.
You’re probably wondering if it is really possible to generate income from a blog. Well, let’s talk more about that…
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Struggling to rank in the search engines? Too much competition on your keywords? Can’t figure out how to analyze those keywords BEFORE creating your content?
What if I told you that you could know exactly how many competitors you have before you push content out for the world to read?
There are thousands of tools out there to analyze your keywords, determine how competitive those keywords are, and ultimately drive you to decide what keywords are worth targeting when creating new content.
The problem is that a large majority of these tools are so expensive!
If they aren’t expensive, you generally don’t get the type of analysis or quality of tool you are looking for.
You are probably looking for quality free keyword competition analysis. Well, there’s a solution for you.
I am going to share with you the exact same keyword tool that I use for competition analysis across all of my online business endeavors.
Before I just throw a tool at you without a little background, I want to discuss some of the benefits of understanding your competition.
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At the root of every great online business is an even greater web hosting platform.
You’re probably wondering how to get started with your very own online business. If you’ve landed on this article, you’ve probably heard about web hosting and are curious a bit more about what it is or where you should host your new site.
You’re not alone, this is a common issue amongst first time online business creators.
When I first started my website I had the exact same questions. Initially I had no clue where to host a website, or even what hosting referred to.
For the purposes of this article, I want to take a look at two great options for domain hosting and give you a detailed overview of each.
Once you finish reading, you will be able to make an informed decision on where to host your new website, and you will be well on your way to achieving success within your online business.
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You probably landed here because you are struggling to rank in the different search engines (Google, Bing, Yahoo). Maybe you are successfully ranking, but you aren’t seeing results very quickly.
Is it taking days for each search engine to push your content to the front of the line?
I used to have the same exact problem.
It’s easy to create content and publish it to your site, but is that enough to make it rank on the first page in a timely manner?
I want to share with you the quickest way to improve search engine ranking. Unfortunately, this is not the “simplest way”, however, if you take into account the few key elements of SEO that I outline in this post, you’ll be ensuring your content improves in ranking tremendously.
It’s likely the source of your struggle to rank lies not within the quality of your content, but with the external factors that contribute to content authority.
Let’s first talk about the basics of what makes content rank.
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So you’ve just started your very own online business and you’re likely struggling with how to integrate social media into that business.
We’ve all been there.
It took me quite a while to really learn the ins and outs of social media. I was in the exact same position as you are now, searching out as much educational information as possible and hoping to find a silver bullet or huge secret to these different platforms.
Social media can be extremely complicated and time consuming if you don’t know what you are doing up front. When I first started my online business I struggled to gain any momentum or any type of following on social media.
I was spending countless hours deep in different training courses. Many of these courses helped me, but I soon realized that I was losing focus on the ACTUAL online business I had built.
You most likely already understand the tremendous value that social media can provide. Using social media to promote your online business doesn’t have to be as complicated as it seems.
We’ve spent countless hours learning everything there is to know about social media so that we can summarize that learning to you now.
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Many people (myself included) when first starting an online business struggle to narrow down a niche for their website.
Your niche is essential the foundation on which the rest of your online business will be built.
Whatever niche you choose will ultimately decide your success or failure in online business.
If you choose the wrong niche, you may find yourself changing your mind a couple months down the road and pursuing something completely different. This results in a great deal of lost time and effort that you could have spent dedicated to a niche that has a high probability of being profitable.
There are a lot of reasons to choose a particular niche. Sometimes it’s not easy to figure out what niche might be the most lucrative or the simplest for you to generate content for.
There is one thing that I’ve done a lot of in my online career and that is choosing a niche for a particular site.
In this article I’ve broken down choosing a niche for your website into 4 easy to follow steps to make it easier for you.
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Many of you have been trying to start your very own website but maybe you don’t know where to begin.
That’s actually 100 percent not true.
You can actually start your very own website (and monetize it) utilizing what we call a website theme.
You may be wondering “what is a website theme?” Well, this article explains just that. It also explains exactly how to go about building a website with no coding experience whatsoever (and make it look awesome).
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One unique tool that most website developers, affiliate marketers, and bloggers don’t realize they have available to them is the Google Search Console.
If you have been consistently struggling with getting your website indexed you need to make sure that you are using this one tool within the search console that will almost guarantee immediate indexing.
I’m going to walk you through the exact steps you need to follow to start using Google’s Search Console to “Fetch With Google”.
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Photos, hard to find but necessary for anyone who owns and operates a website, YouTube channel, acts as a social media influencer, or anyone who just has any sort of online presence.
You may be just starting your blog, maybe you’re an affiliate marketer like me. Whatever the case, it’s likely you yourself are not a professional photographer. Therefore, you need free stock photos for your website.
The hard part is finding the right place for high quality photos that actually relate to the topic you are dicussing.
As a content creator you don’t want to display photos that aren’t relevant, this can detract readers, listeners, or viewers from the message you are trying to portray. The old addage “pictures are worth 1,000 words” is definitely applicable in the online space.
You likely just came here looking for the best place for find royalty free photos for your website so I’ll cut to the chase.
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