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3 Facebook Traffic Case Studies: Including How I Got 11K Engaging Fans With $22 (In 5 Days)

3 Facebook Traffic Case Studies: Including How I Got 11K Engaging Fans With $22 (In 5 Days)

This is a guest submission by Jitendra Jain... Facebook ads are amazing aren't they? They are cheap, easy to customize, and test out. There's no doubt in my mind that you would rather see the traffic flow right away, rather than waiting on Google to rank and let you bank. Forget waiting though. You can start […]

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[Step by Step Guide] How To Use ShareASale to Find a Niche That's Profitable

[Step by Step Guide] How To Use ShareASale to Find a Niche That's Profitable

We've previously talked about how to use Amazon's product category and ranking system to help you find a niche, but today we're going to explore how to do that on ShareASale. ShareASale is different from Amazon, in that it isn't a B2C consumer marketplace. Shoppers can't go to the ShareASale website and make purchases. In other […]

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How To Start A Travel Blog: Introducing The Niche Site Challenge [Part 1]

How To Start A Travel Blog: Introducing The Niche Site Challenge [Part 1]

You can see all updates from the Niche Site Challenge here. 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 […]

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How To Generate 105 Blog Topics In One Hour [Case Study]

How To Generate 105 Blog Topics In One Hour [Case Study]

It could make you cry, right? Trying to come up with good ideas for blog topics. You’ve got the pressure of a deadline looming over you. You’re scared to death of writing bad content. And, not one single idea you write feels like it’s any good. It feels like you should just pack it all […]

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Can You Really Make Life Changing Income From Blogging? Well Just Ask These 13 Bloggers Making $100K+ Per Year

Filed in Blogging, Case Studies by on May 17, 2016 11 Comments
Can You Really Make Life Changing Income From Blogging? Well Just Ask These 13 Bloggers Making $100K+ Per Year

This is a guest submission by Andrew Wise... Just a few years ago, blogging was seen as little more than a hobby that people enjoyed after they came home from their daily jobs. As a matter of fact, only 8% of bloggers earned enough money to be able to support a family as recently as […]

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[Step by Step Guide] How To Revive Old Content For More Google Traffic

Filed in Blogging, Case Studies, Content by on May 14, 2016 10 Comments
[Step by Step Guide] How To Revive Old Content For More Google Traffic

I'm going to tell you something now that's going to scare you. Are you ready? Hold tight... Your new content is worthless. Yeah, you read that right. As it stands, right now, your new content - unless it goes insanely viral - is worth absolutely jack shit. Nada. Zilch. Bugger all. Why? Because your new […]

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7 Niche Marketing Lessons Learned From Working At NicheHacks For 17 Months

7 Niche Marketing Lessons Learned From Working At NicheHacks For 17 Months

It’s hard to believe I’ve been writing for NicheHacks for nearly a year and a half now. But I started working with Stuart in November 2014, and my first post published on December 1st. And I’m not just kissing ass when I say it’s been one of my favorite projects to work on. Stuart is great […]

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6 Lessons I Learned The Hard Way From Niche Guest Blogging In The Past 6 Months

Filed in Blogging, Case Studies, Content by on April 21, 2016 5 Comments
6 Lessons I Learned The Hard Way From Niche Guest Blogging In The Past 6 Months

I’ve been in the blogging / online writing / niche marketing game for about six years. I know it’s not nearly as long as a lot of the pros, but six years is a substantial amount of time to get some serious learning done… especially trial and error learning. (“Trial and error” is my way […]

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[Step by Step Guide] How to Find Your Niche's Best Selling Amazon Affiliate Products

Filed in Amazon, Case Studies, Niche Research by on April 14, 2016 21 Comments
[Step by Step Guide] How to Find Your Niche's Best Selling Amazon Affiliate Products

There's two reasons why you'll be reading this post: You have picked your niche already and now need to know which (Amazon) affiliate products to sell that will make you money. Or you're simply looking for hot selling Amazon affiliate products so you can then turn those products into your niche. You're in the right […]

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[Case Study] How I Made $9,954.79 In 5 Days, From An Affiliate Product, Using Fill In The Blank Email Templates

[Case Study] How I Made $9,954.79 In 5 Days, From An Affiliate Product, Using Fill In The Blank Email Templates

Struggling with affiliate marketing? Can't make many, if any, commissions? I know how that feels as it was exactly the problem I faced for years. But now I have affiliate marketing mastered. And I just made $9,954.79 in 5 days from a single affiliate product (a digital one at that). All by using fill in […]

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[Case Study] How I Found 100 Keywords For My Niche Site In Under 26 Minutes (And How You Can Copy Me)

[Case Study] How I Found 100 Keywords For My Niche Site In Under 26 Minutes (And How You Can Copy Me)

I love a challenge, don’t you? So, when Stuart came to me and asked if I could follow Chelsea’s keyword research SEO article to see how many keywords I could find in a hour, I said... “An hour? Screw that! People don’t have an hour to do keyword research, give me 30 minutes and see what […]

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[Step by Step Guide] How To Use Udemy To Generate Dozens of Content Ideas In Less Than 10 Minutes

[Step by Step Guide] How To Use Udemy To Generate Dozens of Content Ideas In Less Than 10 Minutes

Coming up with content ideas is hard, isn’t it? Other niche site owners seem to have content flowing from here, there and everywhere. While you’re banging your head on the table just trying to think of your next article. Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way that you could generate a lot of […]

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[Case Study] How I Made $6,711.50 In Just 5 Days From A Single Affiliate Product (Plus 9 Affiliate Marketing Lessons)

[Case Study] How I Made $6,711.50 In Just 5 Days From A Single Affiliate Product (Plus 9 Affiliate Marketing Lessons)

Interested in getting an inside look at to how a top affiliate sells 216 copies of a digital product (plus an extra 45 upsells), wins an affiliate contest and makes $6,711.50 in just 5 days? And how YOU can emulate this success and increase your own affiliate commissions? Then you need to read every last bit […]

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[Step by Step Guide] How to Use ClickBank to Find a Profitable Niche in 10 Minutes or Less

[Step by Step Guide] How to Use ClickBank to Find a Profitable Niche in 10 Minutes or Less

ClickBank was the first affiliate marketing program I ever head of. It was after my my university graduation in 2010 and I was desperately looking for a way to make money online since the job market for new journalists was horrible. It was fascinating to me that so many digital products existed, and that people could […]

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Find Your Niche's Most Important Keywords in One Hour or Less: The 7-Step Guide

Find Your Niche's Most Important Keywords in One Hour or Less: The 7-Step Guide

Back in May, I wrote a post that got a ton of hits… and was one of NicheHacks’ posts that had the most on-page time. It was about 23 different places you could uncover valuable keywords, including 29 screenshots on exactly how and where to find them. You guys found it so helpful, we created […]

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How To Run A Profitable Niche Site In Just 10 Hours A Week

Filed in Affiliate Marketing, Case Studies by on November 23, 2015 3 Comments
How To Run A Profitable Niche Site In Just 10 Hours A Week

How often do you find yourself wishing for more time? If you run a niche site, I’m going to guess that it’s probably… Every. Single. Day. There just aren’t enough hours in the day. Days in the week. Or months in the year, are there? And if you’ve got a full time job, a family, […]

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14 Actionable Niche Marketing Lessons from the 100 Million Dollar Success of Viral Nova (Lesson #4 Might Surprise You)

14 Actionable Niche Marketing Lessons from the 100 Million Dollar Success of Viral Nova (Lesson #4 Might Surprise You)

Does this seem familiar? “This Guy’s Wife Got Cancer, So He Did Something Unforgettable. The Last 3 Photos Destroyed Me” “You Won’t Believe What This Guy Gifted to His Dad on Father’s Day. Dad’s Reaction is Priceless” “At First, I Felt Sorry for the People Living in This House. But Now I’m Jealous” If you’ve seen countless […]

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James Johnson Exposes Stuart Walker On His Own Blog

Filed in Blogging, Case Studies by on October 1, 2015 12 Comments
James Johnson Exposes Stuart Walker On His Own Blog

Today I have a special opportunity: I get to expose Stuart Walker on his own blog. That’s right. For this post I’ve taken control of Nichehacks. And I’m going to show him how the site should be run. Okay, maybe I should explain: Last month I wrote a post about how I saved a dying […]

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18 Lessons Learned About Blog Traffic From Driving 595,497 Visitors To NicheHacks In The Past 1.5 Years

Filed in Case Studies, Traffic by on September 28, 2015 12 Comments
18 Lessons Learned About Blog Traffic From Driving 595,497 Visitors To NicheHacks In The Past 1.5 Years

Are you interested in how I took NicheHacks from a blank website to getting 595,497 visitors in the past 1.5 years? Despite the fact I've done no promotion or advertising for the past 12 months? I started the blog with no connections, no recognition in the niche, and no audience yet still turned it into […]

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10 Lessons Learned From Running A Failed Viral News Site

Filed in Case Studies, Traffic by on September 24, 2015 28 Comments
10 Lessons Learned From Running A Failed Viral News Site

Everybody loves to read a success story. I really wish I had the perfect one to share with all of you NicheHacks readers. But I don’t. The path to success in online business is hard and many times, things just don’t work as we expect them to. (According to Don Silver who guest posted on […]

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