December 2015 Profit Reports

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Welcome to our second profit report on our internet marketing blog! We dove into internet marketing full-time just over a year ago in October of 2014, so this month marks the end of our first full year of internet marketing. We also had some major life changes this year, so we ended up taking six full months off from work, and still managed to make over $44k! No bad for rookies eh? Traffic Total traffic … Keep reading…

Making money with SEO: 4 Experts reveal the most common mistakes new marketers make & tips to avoid them

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There is no better time than the present to start making money with SEO and online marketing! The digital world is mushrooming at a record pace with more local and global businesses seeking new markets and new prospects. It’s also easier than ever with more tools, more free training and more communities to get you started in the right direction. Even with all of these resources it’s still easy for even the most diligent SEO’s … Keep reading…

November 2015 Profit Reports

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See Profit Reports page for month-over-month comparisons Welcome to our first ever published profit report! We are nearing the end of our first full year of being full-time internet marketers, and thought we’d share monthly updates from here on our. Even though we’ve been full-time internet marketers for the full year, we’ve taken the last six months off to overhaul our life, and November was month 6/6 of our break. That said, here is how … Keep reading…

WordPress Giveaways Plugin by KingSumo: First Promotion to Build Our Email List

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Recently we went on the hunt for a WordPress giveaway plugin. After running 100 websites for over a year and accumulating over half a million page views primarily with Search Engine Optimization, we came to a harsh realization: We have traffic, but our lists are anemic. We never focused on list building, not like we’ve obsessed over rankings. Sure, we set up opt-in forms on our sites, but we were after the sale out of the … Keep reading…

My Blogging, SEO and Affiliate Marketing Mistakes in 2015 + 2016 Action Plan

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We’ve been hard at learning SEO, blogging and building traffic to our affiliate sites for just over a year now. We took a 6 month break to recuperate, buy land and start a homestead. Now we’re back focusing on our portfolio. It’s pretty neglected. Okay it’s a downright mess. So much so we’re overwhelmed trying to figure out how to get back on track. Last night we were even talking about selling our entire $10,000 pbn … Keep reading…

CASE STUDY: Making Money From YouTube – Optimizing Our YouTube Video Ads

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In early 2015, we decided to get into producing YouTube videos. We didn’t do this because we wanted to spend endless time making stupid videos in hopes of “making it big” one day, but producing video complements many of our other marketing efforts. However, for the amount of views we’re getting, we’re making just pennies. We thought we’d do a case study on optimizing our YouTube channels to make the most money from our YouTube … Keep reading…

CASE STUDY: Increasing Email Subscribers on Our Authority Blog

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We started a white hat authority blog just three months ago to date and while it is growing rapidly (already at 30,000 visitors per month), our email conversion rate is extremely poor in our opinion. Some methods we can measure and some we can’t. Our goal in this case study is to present a few ways we are going to perform conversion rate optimization for our email subscribers, and implement ways to track conversions better. … Keep reading…