29 YouTube Tools and Apps to Grow Your Channel

I’ve been upping my YouTube game over the past several months, and my revenues are starting to take shape in my passive income streams. I wish I got going years ago, but better late than never. Besides, YouTube has only been around for ten years, and it’s just scratching the surface meaning plenty of first … 

 

8 Ways to Make Money on Your Phone

Making money online is still a popular topic, and it’s how I stay self-employed. Yet, an additional wave of financial and career opportunities has surfaced on mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Instead of having to work from a desk or laptop, you can now earn money with possession of only a phone. For … 

 

27 Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Website, Product, or Service

We all want visitors to come to our sites to read, subscribe, buy, etc. After all, traffic is the lifeblood of any online and offline business. When customers don’t appear in the amounts, we need, it has an adverse trickle-down effect on our conversion metrics. Moreover, traffic is the name of the game to grow … 

 

Udemy Exposed: Why I Stopped Creating Courses

Udemy is an e-learning marketplace with over 40,000 courses listed in various categories. They launched in 2010 and have since raised over $170M in venture funding. They command a sizable presence in the online course space compared to several of their main competitors. My high hopes for Udemy and online course domination started in October … 

 

8 Small Changes I’ve Made to Improve My Life

To live a fulfilling life is harder than achieving an excellent career which is why I spend so much time thinking about ways to improve my lifestyle. My life is good at the moment and without stress, but designing a wonderful life is an ongoing iterative approach to reaching new heights. I define lifestyle design … 

 

20+ Recurring Affiliate Programs: Get Paid for Life!

The majority of affiliate marketing programs pay a one-time percentage or flat rate commission, for example, DreamHost (web hosting) pays a one-time commission of $97 when a customer buys an annual hosting plan. However, there are programs that pay lifetime commissions. Recurring affiliate programs function the same way as one-time payment programs, but the difference can be … 

 

New eBook: Make Passive Income

Scroll to download my book for free or get it from Amazon. It’s an exciting time to delve into the world of passive income. The internet has exploded with countless opportunities from self-published books to online courses and from e-commerce to robo-investing. It’s no longer a matter of where to look, but what to choose … 

 

Hootsuite vs Buffer: The Better $10 Monthly Investment

Any business owner will tell you that having a robust social media presence is essential for expansion and growth. I value the social channel tremendously in particular YouTube and Facebook because of the traffic that flows through them. For example, in one internet minute, 2.78M views occur on YouTube while Facebook experiences 701K+ logins. In … 

 

TransferWise: Cheapest Way to Send Money

It’s been almost a year since I’ve been using TransferWise for foreign exchange transactions and sending money abroad. To date, I’ve transferred £24.4K and saved £760. I had previously used PayPal but switched after I delved into their currency conversion fees which are high, hidden, and unjust. I’m very content with TransferWise and will detail my …