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How to Guest Blog: Do You Really Need to Build Relationships With Editors Before Pitching Them?

Most guest post advice recommends building relationships with editors or bloggers (sometimes they’re the same person) before pitching them. No shortcuts. Send lines like: “I’ve been a fan of your blog even before you had thoughts of creating it!” (Doesn’t matter they obviously can’t read minds.) “I’ve been following your blog for the past 10 years.” (Doesn’t matter they’re 10 years old.) “You may have seen my name in the comments section of your blog.” …

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8 Ways to Increase Email Open Rates and Get More Subscribers to Read Your Messages

You work hard to get email subscribers. You created one awesome freebie. Paid a designer to make it look pretty. And hired a copywriter to write a persuasive opt-in page. So now that they’ve subscribed to you… why won’t they read your email? Why are your email open rates in the single digits? And tanking? First, you need your users to become familiar with your brand. The more users become familiar with your brand, the …

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Lead Generation: 5 Ways to Optimize Your Blog

So you’ve spent a whole bunch of time crafting content for your business blog, and though you’re getting visitors, no one seems interested enough to engage with your brand further. Does that mean your content is bad or irrelevant? Possibly, but unlikely.  A lot of the time, it’s because your blog simply isn’t optimized to generate leads. Pretty much every business that has its own website is creating blog content. Unfortunately, not all of them …

online courses management

The Nitty Gritty of Running Online Courses

Nothing dampens an online course creator’s enthusiasm like problems with collecting payments. You spend weeks working with your students, answering their emails and solving their problems, doing your best to help them find success. They’re engaged and eager to learn, and you think to yourself “Wow, I’m really making a difference in this person’s life.” But when the time for payment comes, you are met with declines, delays, and plenty of excuses to go around. …

digital nomad

Why The Digital Nomad Lifestyle Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be

We’ve all seen the Instagram posts: the sun setting over a beach in Koh Samui. The caption reads, “Work finished, going for Mai Tais and grilled Cobia #blessed.” Does it make you jealous? It shouldn’t. I’m writing this from my home office, looking out over another gray and dismal day in Yorkshire. And I wouldn’t have it any other way. Digital nomadism can be a lot of fun and, for some people, it’s the perfect …

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Take A Peek Inside The Course Builder’s Laboratory!

We just reopened the doors to our flagship program, the Course Builder’s Laboratory! This version has been updated, revised, and improved. It’s better than ever! Wanna see inside? Here’s an overview of the entire course: You can take a sneak peek at the syllabus here. Also, thousands of students have taken the Course Builder’s Laboratory since we first offered it several years ago. Meet some of our students on this page. Do you have any …

Building an Impactful Business That’s True To Your Values

What do values have to do with your business? Isn’t business just about making money? Danny Iny, CEO and founder of Mirasee and author of Teach and Grow Rich: Share Your Knowledge to Create Global Impact, Freedom and Wealth, shares his reflections on how values can enrich an entrepreneur’s life as well as become a core competitive advantage. In this episode of Business Reimagined, you’ll discover: What business is really about (hint: it’s not just …

Teach and Grow Rich Opportunity

The Teach and Grow Rich Opportunity

The State of Online Courses 2017 We surveyed 830 online entrepreneurs about their interest and experience in building online courses. This report summarizes our findings: The Truth About What It Takes to Build a Successful Online Business If you’ve been struggling to build a successful online business—despite following the blueprints of various gurus, then this might explain why: The Teach and Grow Rich Opportunity: In a Nutshell What is the “Teach and Grow Rich” opportunity? …

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How to Sell Your Online Course Even If You Don’t Have an Audience

You’ve got this great idea for an online course, but then that little voice in your head pops up and points out: “I don’t know anyone. How can I get people in my course?” Or maybe you’ve already developed your course, and once again that little voice pops up: “I only have 100 people on my email list.” Possibly you’ve been teaching on your topic in person for a while, so you feel you’ve burned …