How to Make Your Call to Action 55% More Effective

What if I told you that with one simple mental tweak (which you can master before the end of this post) you could increase the number of people who say yes to your offers by as much as 55%? You can. It’s not only possible, it’s downright easy.

Is Your Site Leaking Traffic? Here’s How to Fix It

The average web site visitor will give you 10 seconds (or less) to make a great impression before they click away. If you don’t *poof* They’re gone forever.

One Simple Thing You Can Do to Monetize Your Blog Today

You don’t need a big email list to monetize your blog. You just need a list of the right people. If you have that, you can create cash flow.

Is Disqus Killing Your Blog? Why (and How) I Pulled the Plug

I recently made the decision to remove the Disqus comment system from my blog. I learned (the hard way) that some of my readers avoided commenting because of it.

What to Do When Success Bites You in the Ass

Over the years, I’ve watched many successful people go from golden boy to bus boy in their careers because of expertitis. Stay alert. The answers change.

A Letter to Long-Winded Keyboard Jockeys (From Everyone)

Dear content creator: I’m writing to you today because of a disturbing trend I’ve noticed lately. The online world seems to have recently become more long-winded. Long-winded can come in handy from time to time when, say, establishing the founding documents of a newly formed country – or maybe when writing safety manuals for equipment […]

The Easiest Way to Create an Endless Stream of Blog Post Topics

The pressure of coming up with great blog post topics can jam us up mentally over time. And when we get stuck, we tend to overlook the simple answers.

How to Reboot, Rejuvenate, and Reload For the New Year

As the holidays pass, we each have a fresh, new calendar in front of us. Another 365 chances to grab opportunity by the throat and wring every last bit of potential out of it. That’s exciting to think about, isn’t it? Recently, I wrote that the holidays are a good time to sit back and […]

Why the Most Productive Thing You Can Do Right Now Might Be NOTHING

Take a look around you. Is there a wait in your life right now that you’ve been cursing at and pushing against? Maybe it’s time to let the wait win.

Why Originality is Less Important Than You Think

Inside of you are thousands (maybe millions) of thoughts and experiences that you think don’t have any value. I’m here to tell you that they do have value.

What You Don’t Know About Pie Might Just Kill Your Business

I know why you’re frustrated with your online business. You sometimes feel that every day your chances of making it erode away bit by bit. You see other people succeeding and every time another one does, you die inside just a little bit. Not because you’re one of those ogres who hates when other people […]