May 2010

Strength in Numbers With Goal Setting

What images comes to mind when you hear the phrase "strength in numbers"? Maybe a school of bait fish trying to play the numbers game and avoid being eaten by a predator? Or how about a battle between two sides, hoping for the advantage over their adversary? A "power play" in hockey? Generally speaking, when [...]

The Next Best Revenue Sharing Site to Write For Is…

As you know, I've been doing a lot of research lately trying to find the "next eHow" - I guess you could say. I've analyzed what makes a good revenue sharing site and also went into detail about some of the top choices available to you, looking closely at each of the sites' traffic stats [...]

How to Determine the BEST Revenue Sharing Website to Write For

In my last post, I highlighted 13 different revenue sharing websites that one could possibly write content for and earn passive income from. The post actually turned quite a few heads, as threads in the forums of many of these sites started talking about it, including the communities at Squidoo, Helium, Bukisa, Infobarrel and even [...]

13 Alternatives to Writing and Making Money on eHow

Back in 2008 when I first started experimenting with generating passive income online, I was introduced to eHow.com and it's writer's compensation program. It seemed very intriguing, especially after hearing that some people were making over $1000 a month on residuals from ad clicks on their articles, so I decided to give it a shot [...]

How to Retain Your Subscribers Like a Pro

This is a guest post from Jonathan Beebe from MMO Work. You've learned the benefits of starting an email newsletter and how to get started in "The Beginner's Guide to Staring a Newsletter", so today I'm going to share with you even more strategies to literally supercharge your subscriber opt-in rate, as well as some [...]

Smart Passive Income Podcast Survey Results and Some Quick Analysis

A week ago, I had asked you to spend a couple of minutes filling out a survey regarding the upcoming Smart Passive Income Podcast. A huge thank you to those of you who did, because the survey ended up grabbing over 300 responses, which is really amazing. It's amazing not just because that's a lot [...]

Lack of Content is a Lazy Excuse

Have you ever come across a blog whose latest, most recent post was published 1 month ago? 6 months ago? A year ago? I have, several times, and it's sad. It's sad because I know (like I'm sure most of you know too), just how much work it takes to get a blog up and [...]

You Can Easily Get People to Take Action by

I was eating lunch with a friend the other day, and he sneezed. "Ah-choo!" Instead of replying with "Bless You!" like I normally do, I was only able to reply with "Bless...", because I was interrupted when something sharp pierced my gums. It was a bone. My friend gave me a weird look, and then [...]

The Podcast is Coming, and I Need Your Help, Please!

I've very excited to announce that the Smart Passive Income Podcast, the podcast that I've always wanted to start ever since 2008 when I first mentioned it on the blog, will go live very soon! I'm actually testing out a brand new mic and the sound quality is frikin' awesome! I can't wait to get [...]

Multiple Strategies I Use For Affiliate Marketing – Where To Put Affiliate Links

I'm a big believer of creating your own products to sell online. Whether it's something like an eBook, a membership website, or software of some kind, building your own products can yield the highest profits, as well give you a fantastic foundation to live a passive income lifestyle. However, I know that not everyone is [...]