SPI 290: Affiliate Marketing: An Insider Look at My Most Successful Long-Term Campaigns

This whole month is all about affiliate marketing here on SPI and I couldn’t be more excited about today’s episode. Affiliate marketing is something I’m incredibly passionate about: It’s helped me make millions of dollars and it’s absolutely changed my life. Today I’m taking you through my process for getting started. I’ve learned so much in my time as an affiliate marketer, and most importantly I’ve learned how to do it right—and by do it right, I mean doing it in a way that isn’t slimy. That kind of affiliate marketing annoyed me when I was getting started; it just didn’t feel right and it made… Read Entire Story

Strengthening Your Business Startup: The Ultimate Guide

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If you’re planning to start a business, you should be proud – it takes a lot of guts, a vision, the willingness (and ability) to get an enterprise going with the aim of long-term success. Starting a business is an exciting journey, but it’s a stressful and sometimes a tricky journey as well, as confirmed by the experts from Next-Insurance.com. It requires plenty of planning and even more work. If it was easy, everyone would be doing it. Having said that, however, there are no reasons … Read Entire Story

How to Generate a Passive Income with Affiliate Marketing

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Affiliate marketing is one of the easiest ways to make money online, and when done right, can also create a passive income.  Affiliate marketing basically involves advertising somebody else’s products or services, usually on your own blog or website.  Within the advertisements you publish, you will link to the product or service in question using an affiliate referral link.  If anyone who visits your website clicks on one of these links, and goes on to buy the product, you will receive a percentage of the sale. But how do you get … Read Entire Story

How to Increase Ecommerce Traffic and Sales With the Right Content

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Increasing traffic and visitors to an ecommerce site means increasing your chances of selling products. If you have no doubt about this correlation, your confusion will set in once you begin wondering how to bring users to your online stores. Those in the online marketing industry aim at least half of their efforts at bringing traffic to ecommerce product catalogs. Product quality, functionality, the aesthetics of the website, and good advertising are some of the requirements for bringing users to an online store. But… Read Entire Story

A2 Hosting: a Fast Web Hosting for Your Online Business

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Choosing a web hosting for your online business is an important step. You must look for a reliable service, with a 24/7 support and a good value for money. But most of all, a fast web hosting! In this post, I’m going to share my experience with A2 Hosting, a quality service which includes all these factors. A2 Hosting New Account Registration I started with searching and registering a new domain name to create my account with A2 Hosting. Note that you can do either this way, or: transfer your domain name from another registrar; use your existing domain and update the nameservers; use a subdomain from A2 hosting. I was … Read Entire Story

Open Cart or Closed Cart? That Is the Question.

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As someone who’s been in online business for almost a decade now, I’m grateful to have met and built friendships with many amazing people, such as Amanda Bond and Greg Hickman, who’ve been successfully selling products online for years. I’ve learned so much from these people over the years, and have been truly inspired by all of them. I’ve poured all of that learning and inspiration into my recent online course launches: Smart From Scratch and Power-Up Podcasting. I’m so thankful for that. As I continue to learn more (there’s always more to learn!) about selling and promoting products online, there’s one question that I keep asking myself (and, as I’ve realized, I’m not alone in this). That question… Read Entire Story

A History Of Factoring In The Trucking Industry

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The trucking industry has been utilizing methods for invoice factoring as far back as the late 1940s, post World War II.It was at this time that roads and highway systems in the west were expanding and making significant improvements. Trucking thenstarted to become a vital part of North America’s supply chain network and transportation companies enjoyed an increase in funding from both banks and independent firms that provided easy access to financial agreements. While … Read Entire Story

5 Ways to Save your Failing Business

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When running a small business, there are many struggles that can arise. Whether you’re not generating enough sales, have accumulated debt or are having other issues, you may be questioning whether it is time to close your business. This can be a difficult decision; and not one that should be taken lightly. Thankfully, there are numerous steps that you can take to redeem your business, and ensure its future! Before you throw in the towel, consider these helpful five tips so… Read Entire Story

12 Ways to Build a Successful Career

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Building your dream career doesn’t have to be challenging. With a few little changes, it is possible to advance in your career and meet or exceed all your professional objectives. To help you onto the road to success, we are providing twelve ways to build a successful career. Self-Improvement The learning process should never end as we age, especially when it comes to our professional life. If you want to build a successful career, you must be willing to look for ways to improve yourself, whether you are the head of the company or only starting out in the industry. Knowledge is power, so read as many books as… Read Entire Story

How to Utilize Your Blog to Increase Your Online Reputation

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Our online reputations are somewhat like biographies written about us online compiled in a list of links that tell your story. The only challenge with this is that sometimes the story doesn’t read exactly the way we would have it read. Well, believe it or not, you do have the power to manage how your personal story is told online. In this post, we’ll provide some unique tips on how to leverage your blog in order to increase your online reputation. Share Your Own Bio with Your Readers in a Post Your readership loves what you write and follows you with fervor—but do they really know much about… Read Entire Story

Knowing Patients Improves Their Care

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How well do you know your patients? Healthcare professionals fight an uphill battle when they try to tackle customer relationships on their own. Why? It’s incredibly difficult to get to know patients in today’s very impersonal, computerized world. Patients are far too often shuffled through the assembly line of a doctor’s office and then sent on their way, with little personalized care along the way that gives them the comfort that a good healthcare provider should provide patients. Hospitals and doctor’s offices alike… Read Entire Story

5 Tips to Have Your Website Translated and Localized

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Nowadays, more than 50% of the global population speaks at least two languages and can easily access cultural productions from all over the word. Yet, when it comes to master a country-specific language and its cultural codes, it is much more complex. For this reason, translating your website might not be enough, and you may consider having it localized and optimized. Localization aims to adapt contents to the target audience’s linguistic and cultural features. Adapting the Vocabulary and the Grammar to Your Target Country When it comes … Read Entire Story