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50 Side Income Ideas You Can Start Today (From home!)

Earning a side income can completely change your life by relieving stress from bills, giving you more freedom to do the things you desire, and to help you toward your financial goals of getting out of debt and retiring filthy rich. However, earning a side income can also be quite intimidating at first.  In this post I want to share …

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13 Best Amazon Associates Plugins Reviewed and Compared

What’s the best plugin for Amazon Associates? You’ve setup your Amazon Associates account and you’re hoping to start making some passive affiliate income.  But you’ve quickly realized that going over to your Amazon Associates dashboard to create a link for every product you want to link to on Amazon is a huge hassle. That’s where plugins come in handy. There …

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17 Ways to Ruin Your New WordPress Blog

If you’ve ever started a WordPress site then you know what I’m talking about. You dive right in, find all the plugins that will make your site amazing!  You pick a theme that you heard was popular and you start writing articles… tons of articles.  And now you’re months in and you realize that there’s something not quite right with your …

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How to Make Money Flipping Cars

Like most people that venture into something new, when I first started flipping cars I really didn’t know what I was doing. Luckily over the years I’ve learned what really works.  So if you think car flipping might be a side hustle that you’d be interested in pursuing this article is for you. Flipping cars for profit can be an …

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I Earned $147k on Amazon Associates: What to expect your first year

I was surprised when I tallied up how much my blogs earned on Amazon over the last 12 months.  $147,253.02 is pretty staggering considering that it is just one of the income sources on my blogs; however, it’s not so surprising when I look back at the hard work I’ve put in over the last several years to build my …

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Earn $100 online this month!

Do you ever wonder how it is that companies seem to know just what we want when they launch a new product? Seriously, it sometimes seems like they’re reading our minds when they come up with new versions of products that do exactly what we want them to do.  How do they know what we want?  Are they just really …

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How Bloggers Make Money: Income and stats from 13 full-time bloggers

Whenever someone asks what I do for work and I reply “I’m a blogger”, the next question is always the same: “How does that make money?”  Usually, they say that while thinking “blogger” is code for “looking for a real job but can’t get hired.”  I assure you it’s not.  In fact, blogging can be an extremely lucrative career. Most …

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Ultimate Guide to Podcast Intros: Finding intro music

I have spent a few years struggling on and off to find good music for the intros of the podcasts on my podcast network.  I’ve tried a bunch of different options an want to share my favorite sites for podsafe music here. Where to Find Music for a Podcast Intro I have tried over a dozen different royalty free music …

Average Downloads for New Podcasts: 13 real-world examples and what to expect

I launched my first podcast in 2008, way before podcasting was even remotely cool.  I’ve had some very successful podcasts and some podcasts that were failures.  In this post I want to share some numbers with you that may help you to know what to expect in terms of download numbers for a new podcast. 25 Real-World Examples of Podcasts …

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7 Reasons Your Podcast Hasn’t Taken Off

You put all you’ve got into it, and yet you just can’t seem to get your podcast to take off.  You wonder, what’s it going to take to improve my podcast?! It used to be that we’d see new podcasts getting 2,000 downloads per episode easily just by having a decent show and putting it on iTunes.  These days, it’s …