May 2012

SPI 039: Changing Lives and Getting Paid with Niched iPhone Apps—Success Story, Interview Series 4

In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast I'm super stoked to feature another success story interview, this time with someone who has built a very successful iPhone application business in a very tight niche. His name is Mike Doonan from Speech With Milo, and what makes him and his apps special is that he's [...]

“I’m Fine, Thanks”

In January, my good friend Adam Baker from Man vs Debt asked me if I was interested in helping him out with a new project he was working on. In the online world, "project" could really mean anything - a new website, an info-product, a course, software, etc. - but this project was much different - [...]

Niche Site Duel: Investigating a Sudden Drop in Earnings

It's been a while since I last published a dedicated update about my niche site, A lot has happened in the world of search engine optimization since the last update and there's a lot of interesting data to report and thoughts in my head that will determine where I go with this site in the [...]

What You Need to Know about Twitter

I'm headed back home from Boston today (I was there for the premiere of Crooked Arrows, which was awesome! Pictures of the red carpet event to come soon!), but in the meantime I'm really happy to share a wonderful guest post by my good friend Tom from Leaving Work Behind. It's funny because I actually [...]

My April 2012 Monthly Income Report

Welcome to my April 2012 income report! Every month I write a detailed report about my online businesses. I do this not only to help me keep track of my progress, but also to show you what’s working for me, and what’s not. In my monthly reports I always include an extremely detailed breakdown of the [...]

SPI 038: World Domination and the $100 Startup with Chris Guillebeau

In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast I'm happy to welcome writer, traveler and fighter of the status quo, Chris Guillebeau. Chris has a blog called The Art of Non Conformity, he holds an annual conference called the World Domination Summit and the first time I heard about him was when I was introduced to [...]

What I Know I Did Right

In my last post, If I Had to Start Over...This is What I'd Do Differently, I shared a lot of things that I wish I knew when I first started doing business online. I made a lot of mistakes and although I can't go back in time and redo things, I hope that my past [...]