Quality or Quantity?

Those of us on John Thornhill’s Masterclass are now at the product development stage. Having been interested in marketing information products via the internet for some time I have bought a large number of ebooks in the past.  One of the things I have found most disappointing about these documents is the amount of repetition,…

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The Power of Affirmations

In my ‘other job’ as a youth worker I try to encourage the young people to be the best that they can be.  I was pleased to hear Michelle Obama telling a group of school girls to ‘be the best that you can be’.  It is something we should work hard to instil in young…

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Satisfy Your Regular Blog Readers

Blogging is a perfect way for people to share their thoughts with others.  When people blog, it means they keep an updated online journal or diary.  Weblog and blog are the same things.  Companies might also blog to help increase the amount of business on their web sites.  For many bloggers, increasing traffic to their…

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What a Week That Was!

Now I know you will have heard that somewhere before and probably even said it at sometime!  My week has been productive, confusing, then a bit more productive, then changeable then a bit more productive!  I’m sure you can all sympathise.  I have spent a lot of time watching the forum, seeing fellow Masterclass students…

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Create A Popular Blog

Blogging can be an extremely interesting hobby to have.  While some bloggers couldn’t care less if their posts are read, others actively try to gain more readers.  Some advertisers are offering money for blogs that get high traffic amounts, so learning to blog in a better way can be an important task.  If you are…

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Better Blog Topics Make Better Blogs

Blog topics are an important part of a successful blog.  Some bloggers simply write about whatever is on their mind, creating an online journal of sorts.  Successful bloggers know, however, that to have a great blog, you cannot always write about what you want to write about.  You must also keep the interests of your…

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Building A Good Reputation

Wow!  I have just had the best week ever!  A couple of weeks ago I started to sell oil lamp glassware on e.bay.  Sales started slowly but this last week sales have suddenly shot up!  I have gone from a few boxes to post to a car full at a time.  Slightly problematic with the…

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You Need To Be Tough To Be A Blogger!

There are times when a blogger, like any other writer, will ‘lose the muse.’  Every idea that comes to mind seems either trite or dull or, worse still, no ideas come to mind.  What can you do?  Here are five tactics that just might clear away the cobwebs and allow you to find an inspiring…

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Is Anybody Out There?

Something I do in my spare time is I run the local Spiritualists Group.  Most people do not realise that Spiritualism is on the Governments list of recognised religions.  We don’t play with ouija boards or hold seances in dark rooms, although there are groups who do those things too.  We are a church group…

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Better Blogging For Greater Success

Too often bloggers complain that after a great start, a year later their blog is as dead as can be.  This is a common problem that almost always revolves around a small list of common mistakes made by the blogger.  A blogger can sit back and expect the blog to do all of the work…

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