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Guess who’s on Periscope?

That’s right, it’s BlissFire Media’s CEO Angela Atkinson! She’s committed to be on cam for 30 days this month, so make sure you catch her scopes. She’s sharing all of her secrets about how to build, manage and grow a small business website that helps you to earn real money. And she’s doing it free. Check out the most recent replays at Periscope or visit the archives at Katch.me. Continue Reading →

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Small Business Success: 7 Key Elements of a Website That Converts

While an active online presence is key for any small business to grow its success these days, many owners and managers find themselves overwhelmed when they begin the process of building a strong online brand and reputation. After all, in addition to your regular business and work, you have the added weight of trying to connect with your target audience in an often sterile, faceless, nameless environment. You might not even know where to begin – or you might already have a good start, but you’re not sure what to do next. 

When it comes to your clients and customers, the days of dealing with little more than a domain name and product image online are gone. Now, websites need to be ever-evolving and interactive – and if you can go the extra mile and build a brand and a connection to your customer, you’ll easily be able to dominate in your chosen niche. Sound good? Continue Reading →

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Make More Money Online: Top 5 Blog-Hacks from OWP

From Online Writing Pro this week – three posts that will help you make more money with your blog. Hack Your Blog: How to Keep Your Subscribers Coming Back
So, you know how we’ve been talking about setting your blog on fire, right? And how we’ve discussed the whole “how to create a profitable mailing list” thing? What about the whole “growing your social media and real life networks” stuff? The Ultimate Guide to Strategically Using Social Networks to Drive Subscribers to Your Blog
Many bloggers fail to realize how important it is to be actively engaging in social media if they hope to be successful. Continue Reading →

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Make More Money Online: 30 DIY Ways to Get More People to Your Website

Want to be seen? Have something to sell? Want to do it online? Try these tried and true ideas that will help you to take your online marketing efforts to the next level. Include the reprint/reproduction rights with your digital giveaway product (e-book, tipsheet, etc.) This increases the perceived value because people can start a business and make money. Continue Reading →

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Bloggers: Get Your Free Get-Paid-to-Blog Resources at Online Writing Pro

If you’re a blogger (or you want to be one), check out these freebies for bloggers at OnlineWritingPro.com – and there are even more actually on the site if you have a minute to look around.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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How to Delete All Spam Comments in WordPress Instantly (Even When They’re Already Approved)

After having my sites attacked by spam bots, I had a problem. Google thought my sites were malicious and had blacklisted me. I got together with my web host/tech guru, who helped me by essentially gutting the sites and allowing me to start over from the bottom up, but since I didn’t want to lose my content, there was an additional concern. It seemed that, at least on some of the sites, I had thousands of already-approved spam comments, and they were causing issues with my hosting service. If you have WordPress, you know that the standard issue CMS doesn’t allow for bulk deletion of already-approved comments. Continue Reading →

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