A lot of people sell their working money making sites on Flippa for miserable money. Can you imagine selling your business for 6x monthly profit? This is insane! Why do they do it? Some of them are idiots. Some need cash urgently. Some sites require a lot of ongoing work.
But in the majority of cases these guys simply have no idea how to sell a site for good money.
No matter if you use Flippa, some forum, other sites marketplace, there are several things you need to do to ensure you’ll get good price for your site:Show Me The Traffic!
You have to be really detailed about your site traffic. The best thing you can do is to take [...]
Membership sites offer content available to members only, typically paid. Recently (or not so) they are getting popular because of several reasons:Instead of working hard for traffic and monetizing it with ads and affiliate offers you need to sustain a small number of paying members in order to generate decent revenue. Instead of asking for one time large sum for an ebook or course you can collect small but ongoing payments from your members. Paid content is perceived to be of better quality than free content (although that’s not always the case). Even in a paid membership site you can have affiliate offers and your [...]
Blogs about investment, personal finance and saving money are hot today.
If you are one of the bloggers who write about these topics you must know these 50 most important and most useful resources that will enhance your blog and help it being one of the leaders in the niche.
Enjoy!Social Networks & Promotion
Social networks and social news sites are great way to promote your personal finance blog. But don’t go to general sites like Digg, there is little effect of posting there. Instead, check these niche social networks where you can interact with other people interested in personal finance, submit your [...]
Do you hate Monday? Do you count the hours to the end of the work day? If yes, most probably your job is boring. Why do you stay there? Is it really worth to hate what you are doing most of the time just to have some luxury? Wait, I know the answer. You have a family to feed, mortgage and bills to pay, car to fuel and so on.
Ok, it this case you can’t just quit your boring job today or tomorrow. Actually you can do it and try to make living by blogging. For this to happen you need to be remarkable, talented, very hard working, just lucky or plain unscrupulous. If you are not, don’t try to make living blogging.
Instead of that, you need take some slow and [...]
Being good in what you are doing – being it a day job or own business – is maybe the most important factor for personal and financial success. It’s also considered the hardest part of the puzzle, that’s why most people try to succeed in other areas – marketing, connections, luck, or just faking their professionalism.
Photo by kevindooley at Flickr
That is so, because being good in your job or business is considered hard. But it is not. People believe it’s hard, because most people are not professionals in their job. You are seeing this every day – how much time did it [...]
Do you sometimes get bored by the “blogosphere”? No matter what is the topic you read blogs on, most of them are all saying the same: Tips on how to do X and Y (tips that you know for years), “news” that you can read everywhere, contests, and same old talk. I don’t mean to offend you if you are a blogger – certainly there are some interesting reads and some very creative bloggers. But they are the minority.
Photo by jimw at FlickrIt wouldn’t be boring if all people who write blogs had something to say
Most bloggers don’t blog because they have something to say. [...]