The Great Instagram Challenge – Part 1 – Intro


It’s been such a long time since I have put a blog post up on here. I’ve been busy with various other projects which has been fun, but not efficient or particularly effective in terms of money matters. Anyway, it turns out that I seem to have a little bit of a knack for running Instagram profiles. I am currently …

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Facebook Hits Back Against Like-Bait Posts In News Feed


Facebook announced yesterday that it was taking action to clean up users’ news feeds to make for a much more pleasurable and enjoyable experience. So what are the key changes they’re planning on making? No More Like Baits You know those horribly annoying posts that can fill up your news feed from time to time. Those ones that say something …

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Teespring Releases Free Facebook Ads Course


Teespring, the online t-shirt printing site which doesn’t charge you and doesn’t print your t-shirts unless you hit a certain minimum number has released a free mini course on running Facebook ads. Facebook ads has been the marketing method of choice for most of the prominent and successful internet marketing peeps who are using Teespring as an income source. I …

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Can You Make Money With Teespring?


Teespring, is a fairly new custom t-shirt printing site. They take the orders for you, print the t-shirts and ship them out to your buyers. So How Does Teespring Work? You set up an account, design a t-shirt and upload your design. You choose the garment (t-shirt, hoodie, etc) and set the price you want to sell at You set …

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How To Improve Your Facebook Edgerank


In case you didn’t already know what Edgerank is, here you go… Edgerank is Facebooks algorithm (aka secret formula) for determining how many people see your posts from your fan page in their news feed. Unsurprisingly, Facebook keep the exact formula a closely guarded secret – if they didn’t every single page would try to manipulate anything and everything possible …

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Don’t Fight Bad Reviews


So you are innocently going about your business, taking action, doing things the right way, making it a success. Then all of a sudden out of nowhere, you start seeing some negative feedback, bad reviews or bad karma being spread about your good name. Naturally you’re fuming. And even more so when you realise that most of the negativity is …

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Real Time Business Building Part 3 – 1 July 2013


This is (unsurprisingly) part of a series. Click on the links below for the first 2 parts: Part 1 Part 2 So….the last couple of weeks have hit a bit of a stall on productivity, as other things have taken over, and the coming couple of weeks will also, due to other work and travel commitments. But it is nothing …

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Real Time Business Building – Part 2 – 16 June 2013


If you missed part 1 of this series, make sure you check it out. So this is what’s happened over the previous week: Sunday 9 June 2013 I set up a branded Twitter profile, and a Pinterest profile, and hooked them all up with my blog and my Facebook page I completed and published a 2nd blog post I followed …

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Real Time Business Building – Part 1 – 9 June 2013


As a sort of relaunch for this blog, I thought it’d be a great idea to do a sort of real time case study. I want to build a high traffic website, a powerful mailing list and a steady passive income stream from scratch. All live right before your eyes. I’ll be updating this on a weekly basis, with some …

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Online Business Models – Ecommerce Shop


This is probably the closest to the ‘standard’ business model of buying and selling goods. Customer logs onto your website, buys and pays for goods. You ship them. Simple as. I am not a huge fan of something like this for small/independent businesses, or starting something new, because there are so many headaches that can be had. But if you …

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