Posts by Ahimbe 12
As the number of Internet users grows, so is the sophistication of the Internet scams. In 2019 alone, 167,798 complaints were registered and $142.9M was siphoned away by scammers. Their prefered method of execution is phones, the Internet, email and social networking; while their biggest scams are in investment, dating & romance, false billing, hacking and online shopping scams.So How Can We Avoid Getting Scammed Online1. Verify the authenticity of the site by reading the customers review
This is a scam alert to Amazon customers on the Wealthy Affiliate platform; a majority of whom advertise and promote Amazon products on their niche websites.How the Amazon Scam is InitiatedYou receive an automated system call purportedly from Amazon claiming that your account has been tampered with and purchases made with your credentials. You are asked to Press 1 to proceed. If you do, you are transferred to an actual person (fraudster) who offers to help secure your account by asking for to i
Today I have finished a year as a Wealthy Affiliate member. Oh! how time flies. I would not have made it this far if it was not for the awesome people that I found on this platform whose contribution through blogs, chats, private messages and training, kept me going.Despite time constraints, I have been able to build and maintain my Travel/Leisure website. In the next week, I will spare time to start the Affiliate Bootcamp. The key lessons I have learnt in 2019 are: 1. The Wealthy Affiliate ca
December 16, 2019
I have finally finished the Online Entrepreneur Certification.I started off well; built my first niche website, got delayed trying to get affiliate programs to approve my website, learnt about social engagement and understood the power of publishing regular content.My greatest challenge has been limited time due competing family and work demands. Nevertheless I always utilize every free time to perform tasks on the WA platform and the ranking system rates me as a Helper.Next is the Affiliate Bo
After writing your keyword rich content – preferably over 1,000 words – and giving it the perfect headline, you may have to consider checking out a few things before hitting the Publish button.These actions positively affect your On-page Search Engine Optimization.Proof read your content to eliminate spelling errors. Grammarly is a tool you can use.Add relevant images. Copyright free/Royalty free images can be got from sites like Pixabay, StockSnap, Pexels and Unsplash.Add appropria
I could not resist the Wealthy Affiliate Black Friday Yearly Premium Membership 2019 offer, so I decided to subscribe. I consider this my early Christmas gift so I can now concentrate on achieving the following in 2020.Focus on optimizing my existing website to generate incomeBuild a new affiliate marketing websiteThis also gives me more time to engage in more research on affiliate programs, niche keywords, site ranking and preparing training. As usual, I will rely on my premium coaches and the
Travel & Leisure as a niche is a wonderful choice when starting out to build a website. It can be narrowed down to say continents, countries, or even regions. Many great websites are even more specific to cover fields like hotel bookings, safaris listings, beaches to visit, flights to book, accessories needed by travelers, while other share personal stories and experiences.The Travel & Leisure niche is an exciting and interesting one that can generate income, get you faithful followers
To access Site Health, we go to Websites> Site Manager> and look out for a bar towards the top right corner. Click on View Details. There will be percentages indicated for Publishing Frequency, Content Quality & Variety, Visitor Engagement (Comments), Your Engagement, Plugins, Site Trust, Google Ranked and Website Feedback.In my early days of building my website, I will be concentrating on Publishing Frequency due to the main reason that my website will always be offering visitors reg
February 14, 2019
This month, I had set out to grow my website by adding more content and finding ways to drive traffic to it. However, the requirements of my day job combined with family activities kind of pushed me off balance, making me lose focus of my two goals.I had to get my focus back and fast! My main challenge being time, I have made sure I utilize the free time I get to do something on my website or with the WA Community.On the WA platform, these are my avenues of maintaining focus.- Respondi
It is now a month since I took a decision to join the Wealthy Affiliate Community. I always wanted to run a website but didn't know how to start. The opprotunity presented itself in December 2018 and I received it with both hands.I have achieved the following in the last 30days;Received 2 training certification badges (3 to go)Setup my first website currently with 1 page and 9 postsI have made friends; and connected with wonderful people. Today I welcome my 400th follower.Upgraded my premium su