Over the course of Star Wars, we learn that Darth Vader is much more than a bad guy with creepy breathing and the voice of James Earl Jones. Similarly, your anchor text is more than it appears at first glance. It is not just a link to another website. Used properly (with The Force) anchor [...]
You might remember last month the earnings dropped from the stellar December stats. The drop in earnings was not totally surprising for a couple reasons - 1) the retail season skews the normal sales and earnings quite a bit, and 2) the site dropped in the rankings a few spots in January. Well, February marked [...]
In January of 2014, my main money site took a hit in the rankings. It went from #1, a spot which it held for almost 3 months, to #3. Almost exactly one month later, the rankings dropped again… This time the website went all the way down to #10 for the primary keyword. This post [...]
This is a question I received from a new reader. Thanks, Daniel, very much for reaching out. Like you mentioned to me, if you have the question then other people do too! If you have a question, feel free to email me or use the contact form. 1. When commenting on blogs, do you just write [...]
This is the transcription of the Niche Pursuits Podcast - Episode 26. Spencer, thanks for letting me post this interview here. Welcome to the Niche Pursuits Podcast. Are you ready to discover some niche business ideas that actually work? Well, it’s time for a motivational kick to jumpstart your next big idea. Here’s your [...]
If you have a website, ranking highly in Google search results should be your top priority. Getting 1,500 visitors a day versus 15 visitors a day is the difference from being top three on page one versus being on page two. This can have huge revenue impacts. My Amazon Affiliate site was averaging over 1,200 [...]
It has been a little while since the last earnings update. The earnings for 2013 were outstanding! You can read about all the details here. Overall, the Amazon Affiliate site produced earnings that shattered all of my expectations. Most recently, you might remember that the website took a small hit in the rankings, dropping from [...]
The secret to growing your business is effectively leveraging your time. If you can hire qualified people to complete time consuming tasks, you will be able to redirect your energy towards activities that will grow you business. Creating content for niche websites takes time - a LOT of time.
I heard about Private Blog Networks, or PBNs for short, last year around the same time that I heard about niche websites. PBNs seemed very exciting and very powerful. PBNs can also be confusing and slightly complicated to set up for a novice, or even an experienced internet marketer. There are many moving parts to a PBN and several failure points.
I was able to spend a few minutes in December talking with Diggy, who works with his business partner Glen Allsop at viperchill.com. It was a real pleasure talking with Diggy since he has a wealth of information about SEO and internet marketing in general. He's just a nice guy and if you have a [...]