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Summer Cash for the Entrepreneurial Minded

July 17th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Summer is once again upon us – a time for relaxing and having more free time. For many people it’s time to go on vacation; for others it’s time to get some remodeling projects done. But for others, summertime is time to make a few extra bucks. Summer presents new opportunities for making some extra […]

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Tags: Advice & Inspiration · Ecommerce · Running a Business

Tactics of SEO Warfare for Web Businesses

June 22nd, 2007 · 12 Comments

So let’s say you’re a business owner, or you do consulting. And you have a competitor who outranks you in the Google search results for your niche…let’s say the search term is “adult baby diapers“. Haha no let’s not say that. (I’ve just been reading some weird things lately. Read that article I linked to. […]

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Tags: Advice & Inspiration · Business How-To's · Ecommerce · SEO

Think More Intelligently About Making Money Online

June 10th, 2007 · 10 Comments

A few years ago, back before Hurricane Katrina, back when a lot of people thought Britney Spears was hot, back when Google was just another search engine and not the Beast 666 computer, back in another age and another place… I used to work as an “IT specialist” at a multimedia company. It was not […]

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Tags: Advice & Inspiration · Business How-To's · Ecommerce

How To Make Money with Web Hosting: A Guide

May 16th, 2007 · 6 Comments

There are a lot of ways to make money online, but none is as central to the web itself as webhosting. Everyone with a website or blog needs to host it somewhere – so why not provide them the service? Becoming a web host is easier now than it ever has been; this is partially […]

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Tags: Business How-To's · Ecommerce · Running a Business

eBay Alternatives (Pt. 3): DIY Auction & Selling Solutions

May 14th, 2007 · Comments Off

If you want to sell online but you wish to have absolute full control over what you sell and how you sell it, you can always start your own auction site. By starting your own site you can also charge other sellers to use the site and basically become an auction landlord (or slumlord) – […]

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Tags: Ecommerce · Marketing · Running a Business · Self Employment News

The Five Types of Customers I Hate Most

May 10th, 2007 · 17 Comments

Today I’m kinda fed up. Not with you, dear reader. Not with anyone except for the five people who came my way today (obviously sent by satan or one of his minions).

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Tags: Ecommerce · Running a Business

eBay Alternatives Part 2: Other Online Marketplaces Sellers Can Use

April 25th, 2007 · 1 Comment

If you’ve become fed up with eBay because of their fees, their policies, or their CEO then you might want to explore some of the other options out there. I’ve tried a few of these, and while there simply is no other site like eBay there are a few fairly good eBay alternatives available to […]

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eBay Alternatives Part 1: eBay’s Glory Days

April 21st, 2007 · 3 Comments

eBay used to be cool. It used to be a lot more fun than it is these days. It used to be a place that had a sense of community and informality. But eBay’s glory days are over I’m afraid.

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Tags: Ecommerce · Running a Business