Passive Online Income and Business Report – Q2 2014

Passive Online Income and Business Report – Q2 2014

We're at the mid-way point of the year. The days are getting shorter. Summer turns to winter. Time to see what I've done and where I'm going. If you haven't been here before, welcome to the second of my three-monthly online passive income and business reports of 2014. Why is there an image of a cat above? Why not! My passive online income I have a big love for passive … [Read more...]

Passive Online Income and Business Report

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If you haven't been here before, welcome to my three-monthly online passive income and business report. Why you'd want to put a cat in a rubbish bin and take a photo, I'll never know. I got this image from RGBstock. No animals were hurt in the making of this income report. My online passive income Regular readers of my blog will know I have a Tim Ferriss-like interest … [Read more...]

12 Foolproof Ways To Increase Your Income Streams

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Whether you have a job, are looking for a job, work freelance or, like me, you are unemployable and run your own business, it's a good idea to vary and increase your income streams. Why? You do this to avoid a sudden loss of income through unexpected events. And history is one damn unexpected event after another. For example, a change in Google's algorithm meant dramatic … [Read more...]

Passive Income and Business Report – End of Year Special

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Happy New Year! Every three months I do a passive income and business report. This one is really special because I now have data stretching back two years. And I'll look ahead and make some new years resolutions My passive income Passive income is income you can earn in your sleep – not like swapping hours for money. Last quarter (July to September 2013) I earned, … [Read more...]

What I Learned In 2013

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At the risk of sounding like Ebenezer Scrooge, I don't like this time of year. Don't get me wrong, it's great to have a break with friends and family but, here in the UK, it seems like the world shuts down for two weeks. And I can't wait to get going. Time to reflect. I feel that 2013 was a pivotal year for me. 2013 was the year when I lost nearly half of my traffic, … [Read more...]

How Graphic Designers Can Earn Passive Income

How Graphic Designers Can Earn Passive Income

The online business landscape seems unrecognisable from only three years ago. You can't count on anything. For this reason, as business owners, it's best to have a number of income streams. Increasing the number of income streams to your business can safeguard you against an unforeseen event. For example, a change in Google's algorithm can suddenly stop you getting … [Read more...]

It’s Getting Better – Passive Income & Business Report

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Just as we remember Paul McCartney singing, "Yes, I admit, it's getting better," we must remember John Lennon's rejoinder, "It can't get much worse!" My huge Google organic traffic slide halted during the third quarter 2013 and there's even some good passive income news to report. So, for now at least, things are looking up. My passive income Passive income, just in … [Read more...]

Sell Courses Online With Udemy

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There's never been a better time to become an online instructor. Udemy is the online learning platform. http://youtu.be/3ZTjcLw_KLc If you are any sort of blogger, online teacher or YouTuber, you should consider Udemy. Udemy (Academy of You, geddit?) is a great way to publicise your personal brand – and you can also make money there. The average Udemy instructor will earn … [Read more...]

Dealing With A Traffic Drop – Business Report

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Summertime in London. People are sitting outside the cafes and pubs enjoying the sun and watching the world go by. And me, I'm sitting inside writing a quarterly report with a cloud over my head because my traffic's halved in the last three months. Well, not exactly – but I had you fooled! :) As you can see from the above image (the orange line is the stats from the same … [Read more...]

Passive Income and Business Report

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So, spring is here (ahem, it's freezing outside) and it's time for me to look back on the last quarter to see how I've done plus set some goals for the next 3 months. Last year, I made $8,553 passive income. And the year before (I wasn't really counting) I made around $1000. So I'm really trying to "up my game" on the passive front. However, it ain't easy! My … [Read more...]

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