I’ve been there. I wanted to start this blog while working an incredibly demanding full-time job as a software engineer. I eventually succeeded, but it was not easy. Here are 7 lessons I wish I knew when I got started on that endeavor. 1) Success Can’t Be Measured With Time. What will make your blog […]
Creating a brand from scratch feels overwhelming. Particularly when you’re just starting out and have no money, marketing, or graphic design experience. I had the same problem. I went to college to be a software engineer, not a graphic designer. I knew I wanted to start blogging and that branding my website, YouTube channel, and […]
I’ve never been a Mac guy. My main gripe with Apple is that every Mac they release has a processor that’s about a generation behind. Then they have the audacity to charge the Apple tax. You typically pay 3x for a Mac what you’d pay for a PC with the exact same hardware. Enter the […]
Help a Reporter Out (HARO) is a refreshing change of pace from other link-building techniques. With HARO, reporters from major media companies reach out to you for expert advice. No more unsolicited outreach to unsuspecting bloggers! But, how do you get your answer chosen on HARO? And how effective is HARO at building backlinks? Let’s […]
Learn how much YouTube sponsors are paying creators and where to find them for your channel!
Want to sell your YouTube channel but don’t know where, how, or how much to charge? Learn that and more in this post.
An info product is any product that can be digitally created, sold, and transferred to your customer. Information products have almost zero production, storage, or distribution costs. This gives info products a nearly 100% profit margin and an ability to scale that other product types can’t compete with.
Selling your own product will 10x the amount of money your content makes. But, many creators feel like creating a product is too hard. This list attempts to show you how easy it can be.
Influencers are more than just teenage girls taking Instagram selfies. Learn how they’re getting unfathomable amounts of both traffic and money.
It will shock you how much energy you’re losing per day to push notifications. Learn how and why you need to turn them off.
Should you go out and get a technical certification to prove your expertise as a developer? Absolutely not, and the reasons why may surprise you.
Sometime in 2018, I decided I was done watching the news. No TV news, no checking the Internet for news, no news satire, nothing. I thought I’d become out of touch. What actually happened was that I became more productive, happier, and I was still up to date. Let’s get into why this happened, and […]
Learn why you couldn’t get another business owner to steal your idea if you wanted to. And why even if they did, it wouldn’t matter.
Learn a few simple tricks that will make you a better developer than all of your co-workers combined.