They May Think We’re Crazy

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Friends and family may indeed think we’re out of our minds for starting and running our own businesses – but we know better.  Paul Cooley is sharing some tips for talking about your business with those who care about you.  I especially love #4 :)

Keep ‘em On Your Site Longer

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Lynette Chandler’s sharing advice on how to keep visitors on your site longer.  Are you putting some if not all of these tips into action?  Show me!

Quick Blog Reviews Make You A Better Blogger

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Darren Rouse has an impressive list of questions we can use to do quickie blog reviews on competitor blogs.   He even challenges us: For the next week, review a blog every day. It need not include every question above – but put aside 10 or so minutes each day over the next week to […]

Combat Solopreneurship Negatives

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I rarely have a negative thought about being a solopreneur – but some do.  I enjoyed reading this post about the pros and cons of being a solopreneur.  I love her attitude about adapting and making it work.

Free Blogging Ideas Spelled Out For You

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What a find!  Heidi Cohen published a super idea sparking resource I just had to share with you.  Go pick one of her titles, put your unique spin into the mix and run with it!

Invite Your Facebook Page Visitors To Click Your Cover Image

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This is interesting. Have you noticed how some smart Facebook Page owners are inviting their visitors to click their cover image?  I bet you’ll think of a way to make use of this tactic!

Guest Blog For The Right Reasons (NOT SEO)

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Lots of posts out there commenting on Matt Cutt’s latest video about guest blog posts. Heidi Cohen points out there are good reasons to guest blog and they all focus on the people you reach – not SEO. Jack Humphries agrees with her and says guest blogging is about getting attention. DJ Thistle is interpreting […]

Fresh Content Ideas From Ray

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Listen in to this podcast from Ray Edwards with ways to gain some fresh ideas for creating more content.   You’ll fall in love with the show and want to subscribe, I’m sure of it! One of his ideas is a fave of mine: ‘Curate some content’.  He talks about creating a list of favorite […]

Lynn’s Not Perfect, We Sure Don’t Have To Be

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I loved stumbling across this post today on Lynn Terry’s ClickNewz.  She starts right out with this: “Confession: I’m Not Perfect. Not Even Close.” To be fair, I don’t know anyone who honestly believes their perfect.  But it’s still darned refreshing to see someone make a point of it, isn’t it? She’s got a great […]

17 Tips For Productivity

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She calls it Timeboxing, I’ve called it Time Chunking – either way, I like the advice! Read this productivity tip and more here.

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