When Facebook first showed up on the scene I laughed.
And it’s true.
Even if you look at Matthew Woodward’s monthly reports, you’ll see he doesn’t surpass 10k uniques per month until month 8 (although Matt has also produced way more income, email subscribers, and runs his blog as a full on business – I do not).
So yes, traffic is certainly not the whole story – in fact it can often be more of a vanity metric than anything. But it’s also nice to have, and as I
Despite it’s considerable magnitude, the post only took me around 4 hours to put together. It has received almost 500 shares to date.
Mind you, our blog gets a modest amount of traffic (a couple thousand visitors a month), and most posts up until this one received only a couple dozen shares, despite still taking on average 1-2 hours.
Two islands, only accessible by boat.
And when it comes to startups, people often place themselves in the category of marketer and developer.
The marketer’s job is to drive traffic to the website and to convert it to trial signups through proper copywriting.
The developer’s job is to build a great product, so that those signups, eventually become sales.
You get that feeling that this person has really invested in their blog and treats it professionally. But the dirty secret to design is that it’s not that difficult or expensive. Yes it takes a little bit of time and money, but not as much as you’d think, and the results can literally be night and day.
Although bloggers don’t tend to
If you’re not using any blogging strategies, then you will definitely have a hard time making progress with your home business.
But what if you don’t have a clue as to what blogging strategies to use?
In fact, this is most peoples’ natural instinct, and as a result it creates a huge skew.
You have the top 1% of bloggers who are receiving 90% of the offers.
And everybody else, is barely getting noticed.
It sort of reminds me of the American economy.
The problem with this is obvious – the top bloggers don’t have the time to deal with all these offers.
Nor are they interested in them – because rea