How 7 Entrepreneurs Built Ultra-Profitable Websites in Weird Niches

Entrepreneurship is all about spotting opportunity and then capitalizing on it. Especially when it comes to online entrepreneurship, there’s a lot of focus on finding a niche opportunity. It’s a big landscape out there for clever entrepreneurs, with lots of unexplored topography to carve out a profitable little place for yourself. Of course, there are sub-niches within well-known, evergreen topic areas that pretty much always sell — fitness, dating, weight loss, making money, that kind of thing. But there are also quite a few small hobby communities out there that you would never even think of, let alone figure out a way to monetize. This topic is particularly interesting right now because we’re hosting a free training session this week about the simplest business model[…]

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This Little-Known Website Is Awesome for Traffic, Brand Awareness & More. Here’s How To Use It!

Whether the goal is traditional brand-building for a business, or cultivating a personal brand, most marketers have caught on to the fact that answering customers’ questions is a great way to get positive exposure. One great way to do that has been flying under the radar: Quora. Quora’s not one of those sites that’s a household name, like Reddit or Twitter. But it’s a very active platform! Quora is like an infinitely better, much higher-quality version of something like Yahoo! Answers. The site contains lots of high-quality responses from genuine experts in their field. Part of this is because Quora requires users to sign up with their real name and identity — no disposable throwaways or pseudo-anonymity. For a lot of people, that’s kind of[…]

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11 Magnetic Call to Action Examples That Can Transform Leads Into Customers

As a new online business that is just starting to set up a site online, having compelling call-to-actions (CTA) in the form of a button or link on a website is imperative. Correctly implementing a CTA will guide a visitor and help them understand which steps to take next. In inbound marketing, a CTA typically leads a potential customer to a landing page where a visitor can fill out a form and subscribe to join an email list or learn more (which makes them a lead). Business owners can place a CTA anywhere on their website, but it’s vital to make sure it happens! It’s an integral part of a site and can entice new visitors to become customers hopefully. We discuss why techniques like[…]

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Why Freelancers Have Multi-Faceted Exposure and a High Earning Potential

With the popularity of online jobs, many full-time workers in the workforce sometimes get the bug to start a business or work as a virtual freelancer. The complaints that workforce employees have are valid. The commute time gets long, work hours are endless, and the pay isn’t what many would expect. Freelancing isn’t always ideal, but many people are flocking to this type of work due to its multi-faceted exposure and high earning potential. Just check out some of the many benefits that freelancing has to offer. We also discuss how to use freelancing to make money on the web during our free webinar training! Entrepreneur has the right idea by arguing that a few benefits of freelancing include the freedom to choose clients, projects,[…]

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9 Ways to Drive Massive Traffic to a Blog Overnight

Ever since blogging blew up on the internet, driving traffic has been a primary goal for many.  For new businesses, the more blog traffic, the better. Why is this the case? Because traffic equals making a profit and to help a company succeed, driving traffic is vital. Sometimes it takes time to get a substantial amount of traffic that will help a business thrive financially and in other ways, but these 9 techniques can help. While researching how to drive traffic a lot faster than most, keep these tips in mind to make growing traffic more feasible. And don’t forget to join us during our free webinar training where we offer tips every week on how to build and maintain a profitable website! Be strategic[…]

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6 Unforgivable Mistakes Businesses Make With Blog Content

Whether a blog is new or old, sometimes it’s hard to get incredible results. As a new blog it can be especially challenging to grow an audience and make money, but taking the time to learn new skills (and we discuss many on our free webinar training) can pay off big time. We took the time to compile some of the biggest mistakes bloggers make to prevent others from making the same errors. Read over these mistakes carefully to improve blogging tactics and get the results a business craves. You’re not writing with your audience in mind It may sound like a no brainer to write with your audience in mind, but many writers make a mistake by assuming they know their readers/customers when they[…]

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