Create your first digital product

What Your First Product Should Be

You’ve wondered the entire time, “how am I going to monetize my blog?” and haven’t had a good answer. You tried AdSense. You tried selling ads. You tried affiliate links. Maybe you made a few hundred dollars one year but that is no where near enough to justify the amount of time you’ve been putting in to building your platform.

So you decide, “I need to create a product.” The next question: “what should my product be?”

The number of social networks you should use for business

How Many Social Networks You Should Be Using

Being active on various social networks is not any different than living an active lifestyle. You must find balance. Looking just at the platforms in social media you have approximately 10 networks you could be investing in. Add multiple profiles to any one of those networks and the activity becomes out of control.

The fear of missing out on engagement and growth is real, so how do you know if it’s a smart move to add a new network to your strategy and if that network will actually be worth the effort?

Selecting A Web Hosting Provider

There are two different types of hosting… Domain hosting and web hosting. Domain hosting is securing your .com or other domain. Web hosting is securing storage space on a server to host all your web files and point your domain to. What you need to know about each is not complicated or “involved” and it’s all covered in this post.

Video for Business | Episode 16

In this episode I talk with Holly Gillen about how important it is to know the “why” behind your video broadcasts before you even get started. We dig deep into the 4 Pillars of Pre-Production, to give you practical tips and resources on how to make your videos successful.

Get Started with Email marketing

Getting Started with Email Marketing

You are ready to launch an email list and the only problem you’re running into is which email service provider to use. It’s frustrating when you have the motivation to launch and you feel paralyzed because you don’t want to make the wrong decision.

Let’s discuss, very quickly, exactly how to get your start with email marketing – no frustration, no delays and no regrets!

How Entrepreneur's Can Create Value in Social Media

Increasing Your Social Media Following Using Sure Shot Value

You do everything right but you can’t seem to crack the social media cookie. Social should be driving traffic to your website and you should be seeing content shared and your following increase. You need to discover how to deliver sure shot value through social media and when you do you will see your website traffic explode.

How entrepreneurs can grow an audience for their work online

How to Grow an Audience Interested In Your Passion

Attracting an audience is going to be key as you seek to launch your business into the stratosphere and having a plan to gather those who are interested in your work is key to making it happen. In this clip from #dactalk episode 11 Dave Shrein and Jon Meese discuss how they have approached the subject of building an audience interested in what they each do, respectively.

Starting a Business while Working a 9-5 Job

How to Focus On Your Day Job While Pursuing Your Dream Job

You spend several hours working on some freelance or side business work and when you look at the clock you realize you need to pack it up and make your way to your day job.

Discovering how to keep from dreaming about your passion so you can focus on your day job is a skill that many entrepreneurs need to learn in order to maximize their efforts in both.