Welcome to the dark side: 13 annoying things no one tells you about making money online

Starting and running an online business is often presented as a rose garden of instant wealth and self-actualization. It’s not. The “make money online” niche is a MASSIVE niche that rakes in a ton of money by selling the promise… but many people who spend money on these products continue to struggle. I can’t tell […]

What I’m working on this week (Aug 19 – 23)

Somehow I ended up scheduling a handful of projects that are all due today. I try not to let that happen very often but somehow it happened… and I’ll roll with it. So I’m kicking off the day with the following projects: Writing the first draft of some web copy for a real estate investment […]

Aaron Hoos’ weekly reading list: ‘Local search, press releases, and the future of content’ edition

Here are some of the things I’ve been reading this week: Local search ranking factors: There’s a big push back to the local market and I’ve been watching it increase in importance over the past couple of years. Well, the good folks at Moz have surveyed and analyzed the factors that influence local search ranking. […]

Creating demand for your product (video by Jeffrey Gitomer)

I love this video by sales expert Jeffrey Gitomer. It inspires me to rethink how I market and sell in my business and in my clients’ businesses. In this video, Gitomer references National Cash Register founder John Patterson and talks about what he did to create demand for his product. Check out the short video […]