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Using WordPress For E-Commerce

When most people think of WordPress, they simply just think about a blogging software.  WordPress is a lot more than that.  WordPress offers several free shopping cart plugins to use on your site.  The one that I personally recommend is the WP e-Commerce Plugin. The setup for this plugin is quick and easy.  Simply install and activate the shopping cart…

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Affiliate Marketing Monday – This is a Business

Affiliate marketing is a business, very simple.  Whether you spend 16 hours a day working on content creation and building links and searching for the best offers or if you plan out 5 hours a week for updates to the site, it’s a business.  If you plan on making the big dollars that you can with affiliate programs, it is…

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Where Have I Been?

For those subscribers out there wondering why I have not made any blog posts in a long time, don’t worry, I am still here.  I have been taking a little different approach the last 2-3 weeks and testing some things out.  Instead of blogging everyday and putting material out there, I have been more or less just sitting back and…

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Third Tribe Marketing Review

I signed up for Third Tribe Marketing when it first launched back in February I believe it was.  At that time the initial sign up fee was $27 / month.  Has that been one of the best $27 / month investments that I have ever made.  Remember my post about why I think reading books is important?  Well, the main…

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The Manhattan at Times Square Hotel Review

Last week when I attended the 140 Conference I stayed at The Manhattan at Times Square Hotel.  I decided not to stay close to the event, but I wanted to stay near Times Square.  I was booking my trip through Orbitz because I am an affiliate of theirs and receive commissions off of all rooms and airfare that I book. …

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3 Favorite WordPress Themes

Have you ever done a search for WordPress themes?  If you have, then you have seen thousands upon thousands show up in the search results.  There’s no way that I can sit here and tell you about every single one obviously, but I will show you which ones are my favorite to use.  Usually, the main reason that I go…

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Affiliate Marketing Monday – To Coupon or Not To Coupon

With Easter approaching in just less than a week, there are a lot of sales and promotions going on for most merchants.  This has brought me to discuss the idea of to coupon or not to coupon? Let’s discuss the pros and cons for both merchants and affiliates. Affiliates To Coupon – Most affiliates will tell you that an exclusive…

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3 Reasons Why Reading Books Is Important

With more and more people spending more and more time on the internet everyday, reading books seems like a thing of the past.  I disagree with anybody who may have this opinion.  Reading books is still an excellent way to gain knowledge and get into the minds of great authors.  Whether or not you apply any of the things you…

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Affiliate Marketing Monday – Choosing the Right Merchant

This week’s Affiliate Marketing Monday is going to be a quick discussion on choosing the right merchants for your site.  This is a very important step in making money because the right content with the wrong merchants is not going to do you any good.  It seems that it would be pretty self-explanatory, but I’ve seen some weird mixes of…

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