About Jessica Glendinning

Jessica is a former Mirasee Content Writer and Blog Editor. She is a SmartBlogger certified content marketer, has written well over 450,000 (fiction) words since her first NaNoWriMo way back in 2007, and loves the power of a well written word. You can hire her for your next writing project or look her up on Instagram (@JescaAustin)!

Product Launch Ideas: How to Rock Your Next Launch

Imagine this: You just finished up your first major product launch, and… It. Was. Amazing. Your sales totals were higher than you could have hoped. You have tons of new, excited customers with your life-changing product in their hands. And you can see this being the first step of many on the way to building a super successful business. How would that achievement feel? Sure, you would probably be tired from all the hard work. …

Niche Ideas: A Proven Guide to Finding (and Validating) Your Niche

Niche down! Be specific! Know who you serve!  And…  “When you try to serve everyone, you serve no one.” Sound familiar? Whether you’re a service provider, building online courses, speaking, writing, coaching, or consulting, your business success rests on a foundation of “know your customer.” But when it comes time to choose the subset of people you want to serve, it can be really hard to narrow down. Maybe you have an idea that would …

Kajabi vs. Thinkific: Which Should You Choose?

Options are great to have. That is… until you have so many choices, and they’re so hard to compare, that you have no idea which one to choose.  And here’s the thing. You have amazing knowledge and expertise to share with the world. Your audience needs what you’re teaching. And you’re ready to start building your course so you can share it — and create an additional income stream for your business.  Problem is, you’re …

Membership Sites: An Entrepreneur’s Guide (With Examples Included)

Membership Sites: An Entrepreneur’s Guide (With Examples Included)

Picture this: You’re sitting on the beach with your laptop. Sipping a tropical drink. Watching sales roll in to your PayPal account while you’re away on vacation. It’s the dream that’s sold to online entrepreneurs everywhere — but is it legit? On the surface, membership sites are a great way to bring in the “passive income” you’ve been promised by the internet marketing gurus… right? The answer is, maybe. It depends. If you’re interested in …

Online Course Building Lessons (From Successful Course Creators)

Online Course Building Lessons (From Successful Course Creators)

The path to creating a successful online course can be lonely and confusing. Sometimes it seems like the internet (and social media specifically) is full of people claiming that they hold the key to an unending flow of passive income via online courses. Work from a tropical beach! Or better yet, never work another day in your life! And then there’s the other side — the cynics loudly declaring the death of online courses. The …

How to Price Your Online Course: Essential Lessons From 9 Years of Course Building

How to Price Your Online Course: Essential Lessons From 9 Years of Course Building

It’s time to make a decision: how much will you charge for your online course? If you’re like a lot of course creators, the mental chatter around your decision probably sounds something like this: Okay, self. I’ve put it off for long enough. It’s time to decide how much to charge for my course. But wait. I’m sure there’s something else I still have to do before I have to decide… No? Hmm… okay. Here …

Thinkific vs Teachable

Thinkific vs. Teachable: The Complete Course Builder’s Comparison

Thinkific and Teachable are both fantastic tools, but you might wonder: which one is right for me?  As an online course creator (even an aspiring one), you probably feel like you’re up to your eyeballs in options.  You have so much expertise to share and so much to teach your audience, but no idea which tool to start with. And how could you? These products always market as though they’re perfect for anyone.  While that …

Kajabi vs Teachable

Kajabi vs. Teachable: The Ultimate Side-by-Side Comparison

Are you overwhelmed, trying to choose the right Learning Management System (LMS) for your online course? When it comes to choosing a platform, today’s course creators are faced with too many options. Think about it. With high-quality choices, like Kajabi and Teachable, how do you decide what will work best for your course business?  If you’re just getting started on your course creation journey, your peers often haven’t used these platforms and can’t weigh in. …

Online Course Ideas

Revealed: Our Proven Process for Finding Profitable Online Course Ideas in 2019

Here’s a depressing thought: Most people who launch an online course aren’t happy with the outcome. This often happens because the course creator didn’t find the right idea — one they have the expertise to teach that also has a market. Maybe they jumped straight from idea to “batcave,” creating their course without doing any research. Or maybe they made a bunch of assumptions along the way. The good news is… you don’t have to …