My First Video Post

Following a great competition over on Barry Wells’ blog I have decided to enter my very first video blog post! In this short video I will show you how to add an opt in box with a graphic to your sidebar on your WordPress blog using a text widget.  I walk you through the steps…

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Goal Setting Really Does Work

I’ve always been a strong believer in setting goals, even if I haven’t always lived up to my own expectations!  Early in June I set out a list of goals I wanted to achieve in the space of a month, essentially between Northallerton Meetups.  Part of the reason for this clearly was to get myself…

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Take Action To Achieve Your Goals!

In June I was lucky enough to attend Randy Smith’s Northallerton Meetup.  You can read about the experience in my last post. I can honestly say that attending this event really is the single most important step I have taken in my online career to date, even though I did not essentially know it at…

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All For One And One For All – Be Accountable

One of the most important things I learned at Randy Smith’s Northallerton meet up was the power of being in the same room with other Internet Marketers.  It changes your whole attitude to your business and although you might find yourself thinking in very different ways about what you do that is actually a good…

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Specific Goals To Attain Your Dreams

Everyone has dreams of one sort or another.  They could be dreams you’ve nurtured in the back of your mind for years while wishing you could actually bring them into your current reality.  They could also just be a picture in your mind of a romantic beach or other getaway you have been saving for…

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Passionate Focused Thinking

This post has been written for the Masterclass Blog Carnival.  The topic for May is ‘Passionate, Focussed Thinking’.  To read the other contributors’ posts in the Carnival please click this link to our advertising page at The John Thornhill Fan Club, Masterclass Blog Carnival. When you first start to create blogs and products to sell…

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Make Sure You Have An XML Sitemap

One very important thing you should do for your blog is to make sure you have an XML Sitemap.  This item will help you to get your blog indexed better by the search engines.  Crawlers will be able to see the complete structure of your blog easily and they will be able to see pages…

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Are You Alexa Ranked?

If you are new to Internet Marketing you may well ask what does being Alexa Ranked mean? Basically your Alexa Ranking is the place that your website sits amongst all of the other websites in the world.  Obviously in some cases that will mean you will see a number in the millions.  Hopefully you will…

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Why Use WordPress?

There is a wide range of ideas and opinions about the best blogging platform, but WordPress is the most used platform available. If you are looking for versatility and ease of use then WordPress could be the best solution for you and your blog.  There are literally thousands of free tools to help you to…

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A Time Saving Device For Your Online Business

There are so many pressures on our online time, so much work to do, so many things to keep up with.  Everyone is looking for those time saving devices that will enable you to do more, be more. Traffic Sponge is a tool that informs you every time a blog you visit is updated.  You…

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