Business, Content

How to Grow Your Blog Traffic by 20,000 Visitors a Month

Around eight months ago, I started a new blog in the marketing realm. When I first started out, my traffic was flat. But around four months ago, I figured out a process that has allowed me to grow my traffic consistently—a process I could replicate. I am now at a point


Business, Content, Experts, Growth, Influencers, Inspiration, Startups

7 TED Talks To Ignite Your Inner Changemaker

With 2016 in full swing, it is now time to get back to work. However, that is often easier said than done – especially if you are trying to change the world. You may have already been tempted to call it quits and try again next year. One way to


Business, Content, Marketing,

How to Win on Facebook: 8 Lessons Learned From Analyzing 1 Billion Posts

If you want to know what works when it comes to marketing, you need to study the competition. This includes both the tough and the weak competition. By doing this, you can determine why the best succeed and why the others fail in their efforts. To do so effectively, you need to


Business, Content

Why you MUST publish your bloopers!

Why? Because it shows that you’re human and people relate to people. Watch my blooper reel from last week’s episode of A Dad’s Mission for Success show. I’ve recently started sharing my bloopers on Instagram like the one that is above. I’m not ashamed of it, quite the opposite. I


Business, Content, Growth, Inspiration, Mindset

Beating the overwhelm

How many times have you just sat there, hung your head and said, “I don’t know where to start?” Yeah, I’ve been there in fact I’m there most weeks. That’s why I wanted to write this post. To help you with beating the overwhelm of starting a new ‘thing’. The


Business, Content, Marketing

How to Apply Lean Marketing to Your Content Based Business

Almost every entrepreneur has made this mistake… They spend months or even years building a product or a feature they think is going to change the world. And then the day comes to release their work to the world. Guess what happens? Crickets. Turns out, people didn’t really want a


Business, Content, Growth, Marketing,

Making the first sale – 5 things I learned

Making the first sale and then another $700 online from selling a course was an amazing feeling. It was definitely one of the highlights of my entire online business career. If you don’t know my story, I’ve been trying to build a business unsuccessfully for a number of years. From


Business, Content, Growth, How Tos

How to grow the confidence to be on video

“I love your videos James, I really want to make some but…” Same story, different day. I hear this all the time from people I either know or have found me on YouTube. You know what, I get it. Making a video that places you in a vulnerable position, not


Business, Content, Growth

8 Tools That Will Help You Get Inside Your Readers’ Heads

Do you hate the phrase “getting inside your reader’s head?” Although you know you are supposed to be able to do it, you don’t have any specific instructions on how to do it. Of course, it’s important to understand your current readers and those you are trying to attract with your content, but that’s


Business, Content, Growth,

The top 7 ways to use video on your blog

Whether you’d like to admit it or not, video is here to stay and it is the fastest growing medium online. YouTube currently reports over four billion views per day and Facebook is right up there with it too also reporting four billion views per day. It is also predicted