Some really cool #SWAG at #wcoc. Tons of T-shirts, mugs, even socks!
In the third episode of Driving with Oscar, I give you some tips about list building. You probably haven’t heard these before. These tips will help you as soon as you start implementing them. These work best with Aweber, but apply to other email systems too.
Advertise Here You may have heard about Leadpages. Leadpages is a marketing platform that lets you create landing pages. It’s pretty awesome and I’ve been using it for the better part of 2 years now. They keep adding new useful features but one of the things that sets them apart is their speed. You have […]
Does this post seem strange? Check out the end of the post really quick, there’s a box explaining why… When you start your empire online, there are very few technical skills that you will need, but when you hear “no tech skills needed” or no “skills required” there is always still some skill level that […]
Optinmonster features lots of awesome tools for you to increase your email subscriptions. It’s pretty much awesome, really check it out at http://oglink.it/optinmonster-notagrouch I cover some of the features Optinmonster has for you there. My favorite is the exit intent feature, but they have added quite a few others that are worth checking out, so […]
I’ve been doing a little bit of cleaning house on my blog, removing unused plugins. Cleaning up comments, categories and tags. I found this post in draft mode and it’s just a small collection of images I took last year. I think I used this as a place holder to upload photos from my phone […]
Here’s a collection of my Instagram photos for the past week or so. I’m really loving the plugin that I’m using that brings the photos into my blog so I can just add them directly to a blogpost AND they live in my media library in WordPress instead of somewhere else online.
A huge mistake I see by people trying out their e commerce shops is to offer discounts. They offer coupons, probably because shopping carts today have very easy ways of integrating coupons into their checkout systems. And people think that by offering coupons they’ll attract more customers. And all of these reasons are probably partially […]
Soon after you get your free website setup, you will want to change the theme or customize the one that is there. You’ll want to add your own content to the prebuilt pages. Most of the other important things have already been done for you when you receive your site. But menus are special because […]
In case you didn’t notice, I’m doing the #31DBBB Challenge, also known as the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog by Darren Rowse you can download it here. Day number 4 calls to promote a blogpost. And I wasn’t sure what post to promote. I have so many things I’d like people to read so […]
Responsive design is all the rage as of lately and just like I explained to you What is inbound marketing, I want to answer another question for you today: What is responive design? So let’s get to it. First, an intro to the problem Ever since the beginning of the Internet, websites have been displayed […]
You’d think that this is a techie boring meetup. But it isn’t, this was just really early on in the day. This place is normally off-the-hook and if you’re into WordPress at all, you should visit this. More info at and http://www.meetup.com/OC-Wordpress-Group/
I was reluctant to buy Gravity Forms. I thought what can Gravity Forms do that the free, ready and very capable Contact Form 7 can’t do?. Well let me tell you, there’s plenty it can’t do. Gravity Forms is by far the best form maker system I’ve used in WordPress. I know it may seem […]
Some tweets and commentary from Wordcamp Orange County I got to attend Wordcamp Orange County, and here are some of the highlights in forms of tweets and commentary. I tried to do this earlier this rmorning but the wifi at #wcoc wasn’t working. Ross Teasley – @RossTeasley At #wcoc @notagrouch is plugged in, literally n […]
You might be one of the people that are running into certain small, albeit rather annoying issues in WordPress. For me, one of these issues came up when I tried to work in the media dashboard. I was just uploading images so I could use in my new facebook page, but after uploading each file, […]
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I’m in search of a good FaceBook plugin. There are many out there but so far, the three I’ve tried aren’t that good. I’ll save the names for now but if you have any suggestions, I’d appreciate them.
Last December I quit everything that was great with my career in order to pursue my dreams of running my own business. As some of you know, I’ve been running my own sidebusiness since early 2004.
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I had this grandiose scheme on how I was going to show you all the cool plugins and their features and bells and whistles, but then it was taking forever so here is the quick and dirty version of it. My favorite Plugins, Volume I, Episode I. Hope you find it useful. No promises on […]