You'll see things have changed around here! After almost 5 years of blogging with the excellent but outdated Prose child theme from StudioPress, we've updated to the sleeker, faster, funkier, easier, Magazine Pro Theme also on the Genesis Framework. A quick post on the hows and whys of updating a theme. I'd been putting it off for ages, but it was surprisingly easy, cheap and … [Read more...]
Blogging, How, Why and Reports on Making Money Online.
From easy steps to starting your own blog, to ways to supercharge your affiliate sales, to social media pointers and random musings. Posts on blogging from the last 5 years. When I created my first website I knew nothing. So if you, at this point, haven't got a clue, don't be put off. We won't sell you courses or e-books, we'll just tell you what we know, for free. I've tried courses and not yet seen one that was worth the money. We can also offer Skype calls to help you with any of this.
Stick with it, work hard and you'll get there. Success is not down to luck.
I told you I was going to tell you how we made the leap to Living Differently, and Amazon is part of the secret. No paid courses here, no e-books, I'm just going to tell you, for free. I've been dabbling with Amazon affiliate marketing for 5 years now, earning a little here, a little there, but it's only in the last few months that it's all started coming together. I'm actually … [Read more...]
This morning at sunrise I sat down to my computer to start my work for the day. It's what I do every morning before the kids wake up. The first thing I do is check my emails, messages, stats and comments. Some good news, some bad, a couple of lovely comments and readers asking for help, then BAM! this delight hit me like a baseball bat to the head. "We took our boys to Kandy … [Read more...]
Things are gradually changing here at World Travel Family, our blogs ( there are now 6, if you count Boo's) are starting to follow a new course. I thought I'd share with you what's going on, maybe you'll take inspiration from our experiences, maybe you can pick up a few tips, maybe you can tell us where we're going wrong and help us to do it right, who knows! The Problem … [Read more...]
Pinterest is big news. Over 90% of my social media traffic comes from Pinterest, new readers and contacts are finding World Travel Family through my boards and traffic grows every month, it's all Pinterest. My Google search traffic, formerly 75% of my total traffic, is down to under half, even though it continues to grow, that's great news. To get to this point with … [Read more...]