My New Survival Guide

I’m an “underdog” – a bootstrapping underdog, at that.  Who woulda guessed that I’d have a chance in all this “make money online” mumbo-jumbo.  I was at a total disadvantage when I got the big, hairy idea to make money …

OMG! Look At These Search Results!

I know, I know – it’s not like me to post again so soon, but I just saw something in the Google search results that makes me laugh my a$$ off.  Let me show you just how bad things have …

A Tale of a Tornado…and a Penguin

This is yet another one of my posts that will start out with something that seems totally unrelated to the topics I normally talk about.  But, if you hang in there with me you will (hopefully) see my connection and …

Benched By Penguin?

I read an interesting sports news story the other day.  There’s this hockey team, the Nashville Predators, who had two very important players break a team rule…so the coaches BENCHED those 2 players (meaning those 2 players have been put …

Ok – Let’s Talk Negative SEO

  I really had another post topic in mind today that had nothing to do with Google, but I’ll wait on that.  Seems the ‘hot topic’ is Negative SEO at the moment and I’m getting a lot of alarmed questions …

The Real Reason I Broke Up With Google

My last post about me breaking up with Google caused a lot of conversation…as well as some speculation as to WHY I ‘broke up’ with Google and WHAT that means now.  Am I leaving the business?  Am I no longer …

The Art of Letting Go (of Google)

There comes a point in many relationships that one realizes that it’s time to let go… time to move on.  It’s hard – especially when you’ve been conditioned to feel as tho you NEED that relationship.  It’s a scary place …

Taking It To the Next Level – Part 3

Whether you’re still trying to make your first sale online – or get random sporadic sales to a consistent full-time income, there are some important things you should know.  Today I have a great post from someone I respect very …

Article Marketing, Guest Blogging and Panda – WTH?

Recently over in the Warrior Forum there was a thread started that questioned if guest posting could cause Google to penalize a site and trigger the oh-so-popular-now “we found unnatural links” message from Google.  The thread caught my attention because …

OMG! The Sky Is Falling!?!?!

So – blog networks are dead now, right? That means the sky is falling, right? Well, if you know me at all, you know I do NOT subscribe to the whole “sky is falling/end of the world” mentality. Changes happen, …

Taking It To the Next Level – Part 2

Ever since I started my survey asking all of you a few questions, I have realized that many of you want to take this whole “make money online” thing to the next level. Based on that, I am focusing my …

Taking It To the Next Level

Before I start, I’d like to send out a HUGE “thank you” to everyone that completed my short survey (btw, if you haven’t taken the survey yet, please do. You can find it here). I’ve had a ton of responses …

Please Take This Quick Survey

It’s survey time! I have 10 quick and easy questions for you today and I’d really appreciate you taking the time to answer them. If for some reason you can’t view the survey on this page or it won’t take …

Let’s Talk Taxes and Bookkeeping!

Taxes – woohoo, right? Bookkeeping, double woohoo…lol! I know this is not the favorite topic for the self-employed (or anyone, for that matter), but it’s a fact of life (ugh). So, if you’re an affiliate marketer or any type of …