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What Is Affiliate Marketing And How Does It Work?

Affiliate marketing is how 6-figure bloggers make 6-figures. Michelle Schroeder-Gardner makes $100,000+ per month on her blog. What makes affiliate marketing so powerful? Because instead of EXCHANGING YOUR LIMITED AND VALUABLE TIME for a DOLLAR AMOUNT, affiliate marketers have learned how to build automated income streams that work 24/7 for them resulting in what we call passive …

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How Much Does It Really Cost To Start A Blog?

If you want to start a blog with the ultimate goal of monetizing it and becoming a full-time blogger, you must treat it like an actual business. While starting a blogging business is a LOT cheaper than starting a traditional business… Cheaper doesn’t = zero investment.  Investment also includes TIME investment. But when you’re just starting …

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How Strategic Content Converts To Email Subscriptions And Sales

WITHOUT a content marketing strategy, you’ll be a blogger. WITH a content marketing strategy, you’ll become a blogger with a business. What is content marketing? Educational blog posts that give you credibility due to how well it’s written and how helpful it is to the reader. What is STRATEGIC content marketing? For every single piece of content …

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12 Most Profitable Niches For Making Money Online

Not every niche is viable or profitable, not matter how “passionate” you are about it.  That is the one big lie that most bloggers believe when they start out: “Just follow your passion, and you’ll make good money.” Another big lie is that you’ll make good money right off the bat.  There are several distinct …

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How To Become A GDPR Compliant Blogger

What is GDPR? It stands for General Data Protection Regulation and it went into effect today: May 25, 2018. If you’re a blogger that collects or could potentially collect information from people living in the European Union, then you need to put more privacy settings in place. It doesn’t matter if your main audience isn’t …

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