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The Ultimate Guide to Finding Your Profitable Niche

The Ultimate Guide to Finding Your Profitable Niche

Looking to find your profitable niche but don't know where to start? Or maybe you're not even sure what a niche market really is? Look I get it, it's a minefield at times with all the conflicting information out there. But I've got you covered... If you read the whole of this guide today then […]

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The Best Web Hosting Service for Niche Websites - BlueHost vs. HostGator vs. WPEngine

Filed in Case Studies, Tutorials & Reviews by on October 7, 2017 11 Comments
The Best Web Hosting Service for Niche Websites - BlueHost vs. HostGator vs. WPEngine

What would you call a person who builds his beautiful house right next to a sinkhole? Something like this     Insane, right? This is what your high traffic niche website looks like on a cheap web hosting service. Seriously. There’s nothing sillier than starting your niche site on a cheap web hosting service just to […]

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How This Lazy Pot Washer Failed At Everything And Still Built An Online Empire (And 14 Reasons Why You Have More Chance Of Succeeding Than Me)

Filed in Case Studies, Success Stories by on September 21, 2017 19 Comments
How This Lazy Pot Washer Failed At Everything And Still Built An Online Empire (And 14 Reasons Why You Have More Chance Of Succeeding Than Me)

Do you think the deck is stacked against you? Not convinced you can ever succeed at online marketing due to all the obstacles in your way? Look I get it. Here's the thing... Usually we only see the "success" part of an online marketers journey and think it must have been easy for them. Rarely […]

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41 Legitimate Ways To Make Money Online Without Being Scammed

Filed in Affiliate Marketing, Amazon, Blogging, Case Studies by on August 6, 2017 14 Comments
41 Legitimate Ways To Make Money Online Without Being Scammed

I’ll be honest with you. Until I actually started making money online myself, I believed it was just a myth. A dream that’s just too good to be true. A big scam that lures people into wasting their hard earned money. But here I am, like thousands of others around the world, actually making a […]

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How To Create Profitable Facebook Ads In Your Niche Without Going Broke [And Why People Love Shocked Cats]

Filed in Case Studies, Social Media, Traffic by on June 26, 2017 19 Comments
How To Create Profitable Facebook Ads In Your Niche Without Going Broke [And Why People Love Shocked Cats]

Traffic is not a problem anymore. I’ve heard Ryan Deiss say this so many times (he’s one of my favorite digital marketing experts). But it wasn’t until I used Facebook advertising for one of my niche marketing campaigns that I truly understood what he was saying. Facebook is a goldmine for niche marketers because of the number […]

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How To Find And Manage Content Writers for Your Niche Website [The Definitive Guide]

How To Find And Manage Content Writers for Your Niche Website [The Definitive Guide]

Niche websites, lots of traffic, heavy commissions, ad clicks and passive income. That’s the dream, right? If you’ve been chasing it, I don’t blame you. Who doesn’t like partying in luxury beach resorts with dozens of other millionaire marketers who’ve made it big and broken free from 9 to 5 slavery? (You know, the ones […]

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14 Smart Ways To Create Authority Content in Any Niche (Even If You're Not An Expert)

Filed in Blogging, Case Studies, Content by on June 26, 2017 22 Comments
14 Smart Ways To Create Authority Content in Any Niche (Even If You're Not An Expert)

One of my childhood friends has a great quality. Talk to him about any subject – politics, sports, fashion, celebrities, gossip, science – and he’d always know more about it than you. When he’s around, he controls conversations and adds value with his thoughts no matter what the topic. He’s no Einstein, not a bookworm […]

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How To Awake The Sumo & Automate The Growth Of Your Website

Filed in Blogging, Case Studies, Email Marketing, Traffic by on May 31, 2017 9 Comments
How To Awake The Sumo & Automate The Growth Of Your Website

For solo niche marketers like yourself growing your website can be a burden at times. You’re expected to write high-quality content, build backlinks, drive traffic and turn readers into subscribers. On top of all this, you have to do the technical stuff as well and manage your WordPress dashboard, moderate comments, find the right plugins […]

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How To Spy On Your Competitors And Steal Their Traffic With Ahrefs

How To Spy On Your Competitors And Steal Their Traffic With Ahrefs

When I started blogging a few years ago, it amazed me how some blogs grew much faster than mines. Every post they published got hundreds of social shares, dozens of comments, numerous backlinks, and made them lots of money While I kept on posting article after article (roughly the same quality) at a much higher […]

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Follow Along With The Niche Site Challenge & Learn From The Successes & Failures

Follow Along With The Niche Site Challenge & Learn From The Successes & Failures

If you’re a member of the Nichehacks Mastermind you may have seen the huge confession I made to everyone. If not here it is for you again in full:     And this commitment still stands. In fact, I’m going one step further. Let me explain… Every month you’re going to see my progress on […]

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Niche Site Challenge: Building Traffic, Growing Your List and Getting Your First Sale [Part 5]

Filed in Affiliate Marketing, Blogging, Case Studies by on April 21, 2017 11 Comments
Niche Site Challenge: Building Traffic, Growing Your List and Getting Your First Sale [Part 5]

You can see all updates from the Niche Site Challenge here. In my last update you read about my catastrophic failure with my last niche site. But this month the phoenix is rising from the ashes. There’s a new site with a new angle. And it’s already making money. In this article I’m going to […]

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The Niche Site Challenge: Five Lessons You Can Learn From My Catastrophic Failure [Part 4]

The Niche Site Challenge: Five Lessons You Can Learn From My Catastrophic Failure [Part 4]

You can see all updates from the Niche Site Challenge here. I’m not too proud to admit when I messed up. And, around October last year, I really messed up. I promised to bring you a new niche site update every month. And did I? Nope. In fact, right now, One Day Guides lies untouched. […]

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How To Start A Niche Site In 6 Simple Steps For Just $23.49

How To Start A Niche Site In 6 Simple Steps For Just $23.49

Stop putting it off, will you? You keep telling yourself that you're going to start a niche site this year. That you're finally going to take control of your income. But you never do it, do you? Well, today is the day, my friend. It's time to step beyond that crippling fear of failure. To say goodbye to […]

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9 Ways To Grow Your Email List With OptinMonster 

Filed in Case Studies, Email Marketing by on February 27, 2017 5 Comments
9 Ways To Grow Your Email List With OptinMonster 

Building an email list is crucial for your business. So much data backed content has been written on this topic, it’s not even an argument anymore. According to Campaign Monitor, email marketing has an ROI of 3800% for e-commerce businesses ($38 for every $1 spent). A separate survey by MarketingSherpa puts email marketing ROI at […]

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SEO Checklist: 39 Actionable SEO Tips for Your Niche Site (#16 is Rarely Talked About)

Filed in Case Studies, SEO by on February 21, 2017 20 Comments
SEO Checklist: 39 Actionable SEO Tips for Your Niche Site (#16 is Rarely Talked About)

Do you know the biggest traffic source for the majority of successful niche websites? It’s not their email list or social media (though email especially should be a major part of your strategy) It’s Google Search! Let’s be clear; without a strong SEO foundation and a steady stream of search engine traffic, it's hard to […]

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38 Places To Find the Best Keywords In Your Niche (And 62 Screenshots Showing You How To Get Them)

38 Places To Find the Best Keywords In Your Niche (And 62 Screenshots Showing You How To Get Them)

I don't know about you... But every time I have to come up with a list of keywords for content or SEO using only my brain, the results are pretty lame. For example, if I had to come up with keywords for say 'App Development'. I'd come up with some real obvious ones like 'get an App developed' […]

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[Case Study] How To Create A $20,000+ p/m Amazon Affiliate Site Like This Weird Example

[Case Study] How To Create A $20,000+ p/m Amazon Affiliate Site Like This Weird Example

Would you like to to see an example of a VERY successful Amazon affiliate site so you can copy it? Well this WEIRD affiliate site is a GREAT example. As not only are they a SUPER affiliate but they do it in a very unusual way. Usually the secret to affiliate marketing is to pick […]

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8 Powerful Hacks To Find Profitable Sub-Niches In Any Market

Filed in Affiliate Marketing, Case Studies, Niche Research by on January 10, 2017 21 Comments
8 Powerful Hacks To Find Profitable Sub-Niches In Any Market

Finding profitable niches is hard, right? All the good ones are already saturated and have too much competition. So there's no way you could possibly compete, right? Well I'm here today to tell you that you are wrong. Yep, sorry about that. As here's the thing... It's true that most of the profitable niches already have a […]

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Discover How I Made $15,026.10 In Commissions Using Copy & Paste Emails

Filed in Affiliate Marketing, Case Studies by on January 9, 2017 7 Comments
Discover How I Made $15,026.10 In Commissions Using Copy & Paste Emails

Hard to believe right? But it is true... I made $15,026.10 just by sending some copy and paste emails for a new product launch. A total of $13,026.10 in affiliate commissions. And another $2,000 in bonus cash. Literally copy, paste, profit. The total sales volume for the launch was over $2 million! All driven by affiliates […]

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31 Lessons Learned From Making $90,680.75 In Affiliate Commissions On JVZOO

31 Lessons Learned From Making $90,680.75 In Affiliate Commissions On JVZOO

If you could miss out all the learning and mistake making parts and skip straight to the money making parts you would, right? Me too. Well here's the deal: I can't fast forward you to super affiliate status just yet However... I can show you what I've learned as an affiliate from making $90,680.75 in commission […]

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