John Hayes

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How to improve anything you write in 2 minutes

Following are the simplest tips I can give you to easily — and forever — improve the quality of your writing.<p>Delete the word "that"<p>The word "that" can be removed from your writing at least 90% of the time, and it will instantly make your sentence stronger.<p><b>Example:</b> "You believe that I'm lying, but …

Marketing

The Entrepreneur's Guide to Social Media Marketing

The Entrepreneur's Complete Guide to Social Media Marketing<p>Updated April 18, 2018<p>Social media can be an incredible way of growing your business. For …

Social Media

How to Radically Improve Your Writing in Under 2 Minutes

Super quick changes, outsize impact.<p>We're already more than a week into January, but I'm still slowly working my way through all the "best of" year-end lists out there (there are so many of them!). Combing through these recommendations may be time-consuming, but it's worth the commitment, I've …

Tips To Become Self-Motivated in 2017

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

How I got an excellent credit score before age 26

The lessons I learned at 13 allowed me to achieve a high credit score a decade later. Here’s how I did it.<p>Soon after turning 26, I logged into my …

This Is How to Save Money With Google Flights

One of the ways Google Flights separates itself from other flight aggregators is by allowing the user to not only book flights, but also research …

Birth of paradise

Raja Ampat, West Papua, IndonesiaUp before dawn and onto a small boat; speeding across the dark water as night holds on to those last moments; …

Time Travel

Want more cash in 2017? Try this holistic “money cleanse”

If there’s one thing that will instantly kill your New Year’s buzz, it’s looking at your credit card bills from the holiday season. (Maybe splurging …

28 Secrets For Shopping Online That Will Blow Your Mind

All the tips and tricks you need to get the best deals during your next online shopping spree.

30+ Travel Bloggers Earning Over 5,000 USD / Month & How They Monetize Their Blogs

There’s a big difference between having a ‘popular’ vs. a ‘profitable’ blog. You can be a very popular blogger but you might not be monetizing your …

Marketing

How This Entrepreneur Turned His Blog Into an 8-Figure Software Business with 46,000 Customers

Clay Collins, Co-Founder and CEO of Leadpages, shares the powerful insight that led to the creation of his company.<p>Clay Collins is Co-Founder and CEO of Leadpages, a powerful and easy-to-use software tool that allows marketers to build customized landing pages and opt-in forms to capture email …

How to Launch & Manage a Successful Blog in 2017 [Free Planner]

Learn how to launch and manage an ROI-generating blog from the ground-up with this 10-week planner from HubSpot and General Assembly.

Marketing

Honest Few turns your social media posts into money for books

With e-book libraries, Amazon Prime Reading and the plethora of online services available putting free publications in your various devices, it's a wonder that people still pay any money for books anymore. But a new website called Honest Few is founded on the belief that you should still give …

How to Get the Media Hooked On Your Company

With everyone's products vying for media attention, here's how to get them interested in your company.<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>We all know that having a solid marketing plan is critical to successfully launching whatever you’re promoting – whether a …

Public Relations

How I Was Able To Make Money Through Internet Marketing | Affiliate Marketing Programs

A partnership describes how people often make money in the world of affiliate marketing.While a company may not tell you exactly what to do, you must …

Marketing

21 Free, Easy-To-Use Design Tools And Resources For Marketers

Is it just me, or is picking out the art to accompany a blog or social media post sometimes more difficult than the writing itself?<p>Everyone, …

The Top 10 Habits of Highly Organized People

Spend a few minutes on any organized blog ( or watching any of the hundreds of organizing channels on Youtube) and it’s not hard to start FOMO-ing. …

100 Clever Ideas to Earn Extra Money and Boost Your Income

This post may contain affiliate links. Policy Page<p>A big reason why Ben and I started this blog was to help people learn all about the different ways …

Personal Finance

Books: 10 most important books of 2016 and more

Hello, I'm books editor Carolyn Kellogg, with this week's book news for you.<p><b>THE BIG STORY</b><p>Looking back on the year, I've selected the 10 most important books of 2016. Because books take so long to create, there's no guarantee that they'll be as meaningful when they're published as they were when …

Books

6 Email Marketing Techniques To Improve Email Conversion Rates

For a technology that’s ancient by modern standards, email still has a lot going for it, especially where marketing is concerned. There are any …

Marketing

5 New Tools That Will Help You Craft Stunning Landing Pages

The need and greed of acquiring new Leads for a Business or Blog is the number one motivator that forces Marketers and Bloggers to dive into the …

Web Design

Wrap Gifts Without Any Tape or Ribbon Using This Japanese Method

There’s something a little inelegant about covering your gifts with odd bits of tape. It’s quite literally the rough duct tape solution to wrapping …

In 2017 Influencer Marketing Is About To Go Through The Roof

What's your influencer marketing strategy?<p>If you haven't heard, Instagram just announced they have hit the astonishing milestone of housing 600 million users. Combine that with their recent launch of Live video, and it's clear that the wildly successful "As Seen On TV" infomercial trend is taking …

10 Must-have business tools to be a more productive entrepreneur

Share26<p>Tweet<p>Share27<p>+13<p>Shares 56<p>As a modern online entrepreneur, you have access to some amazing resources. Entrepreneurs love to save money, but at …

Small Business

The 10 most important books of 2016

Books are slow food. It generally takes two years, two hardworking years, to cook up a book from idea to publication. Some writers can go faster — those who publish a book a year (or more) are working at top speed — while others write much more slowly, ruminating and reworking and false-starting …

Books

You Can Be Lazy and Learn a New Language at the Same Time

Learning a new language, or perhaps reviving a dormant one from your high-school days, is a classic New Year’s resolution, in that plenty of people …

Spend 30 Minutes and Learn How to Use 30 of Photoshop’s Most Important Features (VIDEO)

Whether you’re a photo enthusiast or a working pro, Photoshop is such a comprehensive tool that it offers many features that you may find unfamiliar. …

We Analyzed 120,000 Google Ads and Discovered How Local Businesses Can Crush Their Competition on a Tiny Budget

I recently conducted a massive search engine study to figure out Google’s local SEO) algorithm. (You can read all about the discoveries here.)<p>The …