Niche Site Duel

THE Backlinking Strategy That Works – 2014 and Beyond Edition

Are you looking for the latest UP-TO-DATE information on backlinking, SEO, and getting your site to the top of Google? Well look no further, because this post will reveal everything you need to know that works today in the world of linkbuilding. This is a completely updated version of my previous popular backlinking post (with over 2100 comments).

Niche Site Duel 2.6.0 – FoodTruckr One Year Later: Traffic, Keywords, Email List and Monetization, a niche site I built last year for Niche Site Duel 2.0 is one year old, and a lot has happened since it's launch. From traffic and keyword research data, to email list building and monetization, I cover everything here to get you up to date on where it stands and how it's performing. I also talk about a big project for FoodTruckr that launches next week. Check it out!

Niche Site Duel 2.5.0 – An Update on FoodTruckr (After 2 Months!)

In November of 2013, I launched, a niche site and resource to help those in the food truck industry . In this post, you'll see exactly what's been going on over the past two months, including detailed traffic, subscriber and social media numbers, the lessons learned and what I'm doing to break into this industry. I'm in the toughest part of the life of any brand new blog or business, but I'm still pushing forward. Check out what happened and how the new site is doing...

Niche Site Duel 2.4.0 – Pat’s Food Truck Niche Website Revealed! (Part 1)

It's been a long time coming, but here's Part 1 of the major Niche Site Duel 2.0 update you've been waiting for! In this report, I will reveal the niche site I created for the existing and aspiring food truck business owners and operators, as well as everything that has happened up until this point. [...]

Niche Site Duel 2.3.0 (UPDATE) – We’re LIVE! Landing Pages and Pre-Launch Goals

And we're LIVE! Back in June, I revealed a high-search volume / low-competition keyword that I discovered during keyword research that looked very promising to build a site for: food trucks for sale. After some digging, I soon realized that not only were there no major players tackling this niche, but there were no major [...]

Niche Site Duel 2.2.0 (UPDATE) – Beyond the Brand Name, Competition Analysis and “List Building”

Niche Site Duel 2.0 may seem like it's off to a slow start, but behind the scenes a lot of things are happening. This post will serve to fill you in on where I'm at with my new website and my plan for moving forward. Go to to get all of the updates from [...]

Niche Site Duel 2.1.1 – Branding, Domain Names and The NSD Leaderboard!

In our last Niche Site Duel 2.0 post, I revealed that the niche that I'll be building a website for is the food truck niche. Specifically, it will be a resource for people who are interested in starting a food truck business and those who already have one. There's a nice continuation between the two [...]

Niche Site Duel 2.1.0 – My Niche Revealed and What’s Next

It's been a long and treacherous road to find that target niche to build a website for, but I'm happy to share that I've finally landed on one, and now we're ready to move forward! In my last NSD2.0 post, I published an article about a potential keyword and niche that I was thinking about [...]

Niche Site Duel 2.0.2 – I Have an Itch to Tackle this Niche – But Should I?

If you pronounce "niche" phonetically (e.g. "neesh"), then the title of this post doesn't sound quite as good. What about: Should I Beseech this Niche? Or perhaps: Should I Police this Niche? To be honest, that's just silly - doesn't matter. What matters is that for the past two weeks I've been conducting keyword research and I've discovered [...]

Niche Site Duel 2.0.1 – How to Conduct Keyword Research and SEO Analysis (Free and Paid Methods)

Since the official launch of Niche Site Duel 2.0, I've been doing quite a bit of keyword research, spending an hour or two each day hunting for those keywords that may potentially be a good niche to built a resource for. It's been a while since I've last tackled keyword research like this, and a [...]