About Alan Hocking
Joined October 2012
Hi there and thanks for dropping by my profile.

I'm Alan Roy Hocking, Professional Online Business Coach and Digital Marketing Consultant.

I've spent over thirty years in direct sales and marketing the major part of which was dedicated to recruiting and training sales people for various direct sales and telemarketing companies throughout Europe.

During this time I made it my personal mission to pass on the knowledge I gained from my own experience in direct sales and marketing to anyone who chose to make selling a long term career and really wanted to learn how to sell efficiently and improve their lifestyle.

My straight forward, down to earth and easy to understand style of coaching earned me quite a large following of regular readers to my first sales training website that I built back in 2005.

2005 was also the year that my twin daughters were born and I decided to give up my hectic executive life as a recruiter and sales trainer and focus on building my freelance web design business so that I could spend the maximum amount of quality time at home with my new family.

I'm glad I did!

I now spend my days working as much or as little as I choose to and I have been blessed with the priceless experience of watching my twin daughters grow and develop into the beautiful young girls they have become today.

Something I would not have experienced if I was still working 60 hours a week in my old profession.

For me, building an online business and being able to work from home never was and never will be about how much money I can make.

For me, building an online business and being able to work from home is and always will be about freeing up the maximum amount of my time to spend with my family.

I still have a couple of minutes to spare each day so if you need my help with anything feel free to give me a shout!

Alan Roy Hocking :)
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rexwee Premium
Hi Alan, I see you at live chat all the time, so I thought I'd leave you a note by saying hello here. I might be needing advice from mentors like you. Can I ask you questions if I ever get stuck? Actually, you have already on live chat many times. Thanks for helping us Alan!
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Alan Hocking Premium
Thanks for the compliment Rex and yes you can ask for my help whenever you need it

PM me anytime you want but keep in mind that my timezone is Southern Spain so if I don't answer you straight away it means I'm sleeping! :D
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rexwee Premium
Thank you so much! I live in Taiwan, but I see you often enough on live chat, so I don't think the time zone difference is such a problem! Thanks again!
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Alan Hocking Premium
You're welcome anytime Rex :)
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RegularJoe Premium
Hey there Alan,
I've seen your name pop up a couple of times, referring people to helpful training links.
Wow, I love how you've created online success so you can focus on what truly matters...Family. Much respect to you!

Best wishes for your continued success.
Have a truly Fantastical Day!
Joe
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Alan Hocking Premium
Thanks Joe and the same to you and yours :)
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alik461 Premium
Just saw your post regarding your birthday and wanted to wish you a belated Happy Birthday. I love your bio about giving up the busy exec life to spend more time with your family. For me that is what it is all about, generating a lifestyle to be with the ones we love the most. Wishing you the very best and enjoy that bike. Ali
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Alan Hocking Premium
Thanks Ali :)
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CharlesBerr1 Premium
OK, thanks for the advice! Would you be open to working with me on identifying a niche? I would be ever so grateful!.
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Alan Hocking Premium
Yeah sure what have you come up with so far?
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CharlesBerr1 Premium
Morning my new friend! Unfortunately I am still searching! Hope lighting strikes soon! :-)
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Alan Hocking Premium
Okay try this:

"I want to help ...... learn how to ......."

Start by filling in the blanks
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nnkenn Premium
Hi Alan,

Sorry to bother you. I got some questions recently and would need some help.

I have done some following works:

1. created my site (using siterubix),
2. published a post (with SEO)
3. opened google search console
4. opened google analysis
5. submitted sitemap

But why i still can't find my site in Google. I tried to do site:mysite.com but no google index at all. May I know what's going on?

Thanks
Ken
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Alan Hocking Premium
It can take a couple of weeks for a new site to get indexed Ken how old is your site?
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Jacj Premium
Hi Alan quick question if I have a few domain's that I want to transfer to wealthy affiliate for hosting I can see I can do that but I have a web designer who need to transfer some pages he made for me normally he needs to connect to my hosting company to finalize
the transfer from his hosting company is there a way for me to give him access to my account but just for this task thanks Alan
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Jacj Premium
Hi Alan quick question if I have a few domain's that I want to transfer to wealthy affiliate for hosting I can see I can do that but I have a web designer who need to transfer some pages he made for me normally he needs to connect to my hosting company to finalize
the transfer from his hosting company is there a way for me to give him access to my account but just for this task thanks Alan
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Alan Hocking Premium
You can give him the ftp access or create another user on the sites and give him access that way

Are these sites built in WordPress?
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Jacj Premium
yes that is what he told me so ftp access is a safe way to do it right Alan
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Alan Hocking Premium
Yes as long as you trust the person you're giving the access to

He will have access to all of your website files so it might be a good idea just to check with Site Support as they will be able to give you a better answer than I can
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Jacj Premium
Thanks Alan you have yourself a great dias !!
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Alan Hocking Premium
Same to you Jack
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Jacj Premium
Hey Alan I see you are still on track this morning I have a quick question once you have a lead with W/A other than leaving them a welcome message is there something else you recommend me to follow up with them because I do get some leads but for some reason they don't convert in buyers yet Thanks in advance Alan
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Alan Hocking Premium
Not really Jack other than making sure you have all your follow up messages set up and if you need to just drop a quick message on their profiles asking if they need any help every now and then
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Jacj Premium
Ok thanks Alan for your help cheers !!
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Alan Hocking Premium
You're welcome anytime Jack :)
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Hakusho Premium
Hey Alan, did K&C remove the old Wealthy Affiliate keyword tool? I noticed they've implemented Jaaxy much more in recent months, and thought they might've gotten rid of it. Hardly anybody used that old tool, much like the Rapid Writer.

I'm an old member but I'm checking things out. Thanks for your time.
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Alan Hocking Premium
Yes it's been replaced by a new Lite version of Jaaxy and the old tool got mothballed last month
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wickeedjo Premium
Lovely atory Alan! It's great to be a father and actually spending time with your kids! I don't have a proper online business yet but I'm looking forward to create one. In order to spend even more time with my kids and family!

All the best and lloking forward to working with you here at WA,

Jo
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Alan Hocking Premium
Glad you liked it Jo and you're definitely in the right place to learn how to create a proper online business! :)
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Thank you so much . I need help as am still student but I have a poor family back ground . Before that let me introduce myself.my name is yeshi nidup. I am frm Bhutan.i am student . still am stydying one of bhutan unerversitey but i am running out of money as i have a poor family back ground....so would I would like request you for the some amount...
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Yeshi

Requesting financial assistance is against the rules please read them before you get yourself banned!
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thanx very much alan I have a really good feeling about this My children are all grown up now my reason for building a online business is i am not getting any younger and the provisions i have in place for my retirement i at best mediocore so i really need to succeed at this.
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Alan Hocking Premium
Well you're certainly in the right place!
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CJDodaro Premium
Hello again, Alan.

I really appreciated your helping me avoid a majot issue today with changing my post titles and permalinks.

Quick question: I admit that I did not spend the time necessary to do proper keyword research when I created my first 50 posts. Now, with the introduction to Jaaxy, I have spent a couple of days researching keywords, and need to change the title in the majority of these posts. Unfortunately, they are all a part of a training program that I created, so I can't really just create new posts around new keywords.

My question is, what would be your recommendation on fixing this mess? Do I copy & paste what I need to save to a new post with a new title and new keywords and then delete old post? I am concerned that this might still be seen as duplicate content.

Confused.

Thanks in advance for your help.

CJ
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi CJ

If your posts are already indexed and ranking you can stil change the titles and keyword focus in the content but I wouldn't change the urls

You will still be able to rank for your new keywords even if the url slug isn't exactly the same as the keyword
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CJDodaro Premium
Thank you, Alan. I appreciate your help.

CJ
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Alan Hocking Premium
You're welcome anytime CJ
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Shipwright Premium
Hi Alan,
Hope you are well. We exchanged chat messages regarding Divi lately. Have you any advice or tips on the best way to deploy Divi - what do you do when creating a new site with it?

I have built a couple of sites for client’s but I am always self critical and always think i can do better. In terms of my WA promotion site, this is not built using Divi - should I switch it Divi? Maybe the more attractive my site will look the more referrals I will get? I think I am just getting information overload at the moment and need some direction on how to proceed moving forwards with my client websites and also my WA promotion site.

My WA promotion site is:- https://generateinternetprofit.com .

I know i need more content and am working on that.

I also have a Niche i was looking at ‘Snooker’ and I was thinking of building this further. Should I stick with promoting WA for now?

I just feel really lost currently and need a wee push in the right direction i guess!! :)

Thanks for help as always,
Tim
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Alan Hocking Premium
Ha Ha!

The problem with Divi is that it can do so much with it that you end up doing "Too Much!"

The important thing when building clients sites is that they're happy with the end result. Don't complicate your life if you don't need to. Clean and simple sites work best.

I think your WA promo site looks great! Just keep adding content your reader needs information and as long as your site looks professional which it does you'll be fine.

I've seen some very ugly sites in my time that were absolute goldmines just because they gave the reader the solutions to their problems.

Regarding your Snooker site only you know if it's a niche that excites you enough to build a bushiness out of.

Remember that whilst promoting WA can be very lucrative in the long run, you're up against a lot of competition and it will take longer to build an authority site that ranks in the MMO niche

Alan :)
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Shipwright Premium
Hi Alan,
Thanks so much for your advice I will certainly take it onboard. I’ll continue following the training and also look to expand my own business building client sites etc. I think i will also focus on ‘Local SEO’ ...
You are right in what you say, you can make Divi sites as simple or as complicated as you want, but i think for client sites less is probably more, e.g a clean easy to read site is better than a big complicated site with all the bells and whistles lol...

Thanks again,
Tim
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Alan Hocking Premium
Exactly Tim!

Jay is doing a series on local seo that started last week which is well worth watching
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Shipwright Premium
Yes, i have watched the first Video from Jay its very good. Looking forward to the next one. I am also an experienced Microsoft SharePoint Developer (my 9to5 day job lol) and I have created a ‘check list’ for my website building client’s , this includes SEO , keywords, GWT etc etc. This way I can stay organised .
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Alan Hocking Premium
Nice one! :)
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Shipwright Premium
One more question Alan, for Divi , do you use a pre-made layout then modify to suit when building a site, or do you build from scratch ?
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Alan Hocking Premium
Most the time I start with a pre-made layout and modify to suit
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Shipwright Premium
I do the same. Can still make it look unique , colour scheme change etc. One of my client sites is the local Snooker Centre:-

https://whitleybaysnookercentre.com

I recall you gave some advice on the colour scheme recently - cant remember what you said. I think it looks too green. What do you think?

Regards,
Tim
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Alan Hocking Premium
Looking better now but too much shadow behind the "Experience Our Expertise" makes it difficult to read

Bring the shadow closer to the letters so it's not so blurred and the text further down needs to stand out more
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Alan Hocking Premium
Just shooting out but I'll have a proper look when I have some more time and get back to you via pm with some more ideas
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Shipwright Premium
Ok great will do thanks again :)
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Alan Hocking Premium
You're welcome :)
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1signbanner Premium
Alan another question and thanks ahead.

I am sharing my profession with the world. Everything I can think of no cost just free insights into doing what I do.

Can it be possible to incorporate WA Affiliate program into this idea without seeming too "hard sell?"

Any thoughts good or bad anything and why? Thanks Alan!


Frank

btw, this is what I want to share and teach!??
frankuratani.com
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Alan Hocking Premium
To be perfectly honest with you Frank I wouldn't advise anybody try to promote Wealthy Affiliate on a website that wasn't in the "Work From Home" or "Make Money Online" niche which yours isn't.

The focus of your site is on your art which is Caricatures and you should be focusing on promoting yourself.

I personally hate to see websites that have nothing to do with making money online covered in banners and adverts for WA

The only way you could maybe incorporate it into your site would be to just add your affiliate link to the text that says Wealthy Affiliate on the page showing the caricatures of the WA members.
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1signbanner Premium
Thank you! Not what i wanted to hear but I humbly accept it thanks. But I would take your advice and put it on my Wealth A. only page!


Thanks Alan, I appreciate your honestly my brother!
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Alan Hocking Premium
I didn't think it would be what you wanted to hear Frank. ;)
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1signbanner Premium
Yes you're right, ohh well you're not the first to burst my bubble!

Mahalo my friend!


Frank =)
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Alan Hocking Premium
I'm sure you would prefer to be given the truth and not be given false information that could ruin your site and earning potential :)
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1signbanner Premium
Yes Alan, imagine if you fibbed a little and I got all "honky dorry"
and y'know got all excited and it went "south."

This probably would've been the last time I talk to ever!

heheee...alll is good my friend!


Thanks!

Sorry ddn't respond, I took a 2 hour snooze!


Frank
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Alan Hocking Premium
No problem Frank :)
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1signbanner Premium
It's beginning to sink it Alan. A nice short nap makes braincells more focused.

Put it in my "WA members only" page. Hey Alan, my domain got transferred outside to WA.

The website you saw since it's not done under this umbrella can I still insert the link in there?

wondering?
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Alan Hocking Premium
Yes of course you can
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1signbanner Premium
See I told you I like your comments......sometimes like now! lols!


Great I will do just that hee hee....


thank you my brother!


Frank
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Alan Hocking Premium
Have a good evening! :)
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Jwarrio Premium
Hello Alan,

I do have one question that i am trying to get answered. lets say i'm targeting a group of people looking for back pain solutions. If I pick a standing desk as a niche is that better? or should i just stick to back pain solutions as a niche ?
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Joseph I just answered you in a private message
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Hi Alan

I am also doing this to be able to spend time with my children, to watch them grow and develop. As a single parent to get the freedom of working to my time schedules that fit into our life and not have to give up witnessing their childhood to provide for them is my ultimate goal.
Glad to learn this is indeed a possibility.
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Alan Hocking Premium
That's great to hear Soraya.

People who do this just for the money tend to have a very short focus and give up far too quickly :)
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RuBecca Premium
I'm doing this to stay with my family too! I hope to get it rolling and get my husband on board in a year! That's the goal. He's working 10 hour days, gone 12+. Our son is 1.5 yo. So You know what I'm talking about.

I saw you give a lot of great help in the Live Chat today. Thank you! It helped me as well!
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Alan Hocking Premium
Thanks for the compliment and follow Rebecca I appreciate it :)
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RuBecca Premium
You're welcome! It's great to connect with like-minded people. :)
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Hello dear,

Thanks for your kind response, as a matter of fact, i am very happy to
meet you, however, i really want to establish a true
friendship/relationship based on respect and understanding that may
also lead into a business partner or something else.

It is my pleasure meeting you, as you already know that I'm General
Nicole Malachowski, a US military officer currently in Syria on a rescue
mission.

I summoned courage in contacting you after going through a profile
that speak good of you and decided to share with you my present
condition that i am into here in Syria knowing that you are going to
assist me on this issue.

My dear, I want you to know that we are being attacked by insurgents
every day and car bombs and during one of our rescue mission we came
across a safe boxes that contain huge amount of money that belongs to
the supporters of the over thrown government of Syria, which I believe
was money meant for buying weapons and ammunition, and it was agreed
by all Army officers present on that rescue mission that the money
will be shared among us and which we did.

Out of the total fund, my share was $19, 800, 000, 00. (Nineteen
Million, Eight Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) and I am
seeking your assistance to secure my share of the money out of this
Country (Syria) to your own country for you to keep it safe on my
behalf till i come over to your country.

So I want you to assure me that if this money gets to you in your
Country that you are going to be trusted to keep the money till when I
will come to your country to meet you face to face.

But i want to also let you know that i have made a solid arrangements
with a "SECURITY Company" and they have promised me to Deliver the
package to any of my choosing destination.

This delivery is going to be handle legally by the " Delivery security
Company" and there will not be any form of risk involve in the
process of Delivery the package to you in your country.

I decided to compensate you with 30% of the total money once after the
money is received by you, while the rest balance shall be my
investment capital in your country.

Please if you do not want to be party to this business please delete
this letter from your email box to avoid any leakage of this
information as it will be dangerous to me based on my position here.

I have chosen to contact you after my prayers and I believe that you
will not betray my trust nor thwart my dream.

I do not know how long we are going to remain here and my fate since I
have survived two bomb attacks here, which prompted me to search out
for a reliable and trust worthy person to help me received and invest
the Fund.

I want to let you know that here in the military zone we are not allow
to make use of mobile phone, we only make use of radio message and
email communication so please let us continue communicating through
email for the mean time.

Conclusively, I wish you could send me a reply immediately in regards
to this proposal.

Attachment below on this message is some of my pictures.

Thanks from.
Nicole Malachowski
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Alan Hocking Premium
You obviously didn't bother reading this when I gave you the link in the live chat: Or you believe I was born yesterday?!

I have reported you for Spam!!
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Matinki Premium
Hi Alan.
Am happy to learn you love helping. Am 11 months here at WA but my first 6 months were to learn all the basics of how to build a website. Still learning and am sure there is a lot left for me to know with respect to website building. My projection is how to make money in 2018 but still not that first. Kindly tell me on what do I need to improve on to have traffic because that where monetizing starts. Am ready to learn from you. Thanks
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Martin

You can never stop learning I've been doing this since 2005 and I'm still learning!

The only sure way to more traffic is to follow the training and keep adding quality and unique content to your site.

Believe me I've tried everything else and that's the only long-term traffic strategy that works!
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philaccardo Premium
Hello, Alan. Thanks again for the help this morning.You have been the only one to understand the problem and help fixing it.
Id like to ask for more help, if its possible and at your convenience, of course.
Id need someone to take a look at my site and suggest the improvements I need to bring to it as it is quite primitive as it is now.
Even the theme I have I find it unsatisfactory.
Id like one of those time that have a background nice picture and the pages just scroll in front of it so that you keep seeing the background.
Anyway, I just would like to improve it and know what to do.
Please let me know if that would be possible sometime.
Thank you.
Best/Phil
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Alan Hocking Premium
Yeah sure Phil send me the url via PM and I'll have a look later when I get home :)
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philaccardo Premium
Thanks, Alan:
the URL is https://thesummerlawns.com
Best
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Alan Hocking Premium
I'll have a look tomorrow when I'm back in front of my computer Phil
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Hi Alan I see you have been a member for a while and I just joined so I hope it is OK to follow you. I am taking it a step at a time and enjoying it but have no experience at all when it comes to this. I am trying to get my bearings and hope to become a premium member as well. Just feeling the waters and trying to decide if it is worth it. I need to budget but am willing to if I can make this work, I wish you continued success. Therese
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Alan Hocking Premium
Welcome to WA Therese just shout if you need my help with anything :)
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Skroef Premium
Hey Alan can I ask you something I know a niche comes from us individually well I have had an extremely bad childhood I know that I can do my niche about gaming and entertainment because that's all I know But I lack my writing skill and I don't know how to talk about anything being a person that blocked himself out of the world for a good 24 years and its hard for me what can you say to just help me get the skills I need and not things Kyle said please I need an answer from a personal answer
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Hennie

You could start by writing about your own experiences gaming which games you like and which ones you didn't like and why ending with your recommendations.

Also when I have a problem writing read 4 or 5 blogs a day that are in the same niche as me and when I find one that I like I'll write about the article I just read but from my point of view emphasising what I liked and agreed with and any parts I didn't agree with.

Unfortunately creating a successful online business is all about writing and being able to communicate with your readers.

If you're not good at writing you need to hire other people from places like fivver.com to write for you
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Skroef Premium
Just to add to you here Alan that site contains malware
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Alan Hocking Premium
Really? That site's been around for years and there's plenty of people here that use it for contracting freelancers but thanks for letting me know so I don't recommend it to anyone else!
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BobHarris1 Premium
Hey Alan - I think you were about the 75th person I followed here on WA. I re-read your intro, and actually remembered it. What I mostly remembered was that you appreciated and affirmed the encouragement you have received...then you turned around and lo and behold you offer to help others. That's it, right.
Have a great weekend.
Bob
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Alan Hocking Premium
Same to you Bob :)
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krob1888 Premium
also, this is my title and home description under seo general

All Things Assassins- Work In The Dark To Serve The Light

At All Things Assassins we strive to make you the best assassin in the fight against the Templars, and to get the most out of the world of Assassins Creed!!
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Alan Hocking Premium
"Work in the dark to serve the light" I love it!
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krob1888 Premium
Just wrote my about me page and want some feedback, I'm a gamer and my niche is Assassins Creed. Most followers are kind of like d&d and immerse themselves in the role so I wrote it as if I were an assassin. Please tell me what you think.





Welcome to All Things Assassins!!

Here at All Things Assassins we strive for you to have the best expirence in the assassin world, and to be the best Assassin in the fight against the Templars.



Where My Journey Began

My name is Kurt, though I go by many names; I became an assassin In 2007. I started my journey alongside Desmond, Though his experience I found my true calling. To be an assassin!! I have found in my journey my love of history, not only my own, but the history of my ancestors. As Like Desmond, I have found through my adventures, the true meaning of being and assassin.

Being an assassin isn’t just about killing the crupt, But defending the right of free will. Fighting for the right of everyone to have the right to choose their own destiny. To stand up to the one who would take that away. For years I felt the same, and joining the Creed gave me a place to put my ideals to good use.

Though I do hate to leave my wife and furry babies, I must, to continue the fight against the Templars. My wife, Bless her, we’ve been married 12yrs though children weren’t in the stars for us, I have 4 amazing corgies , and everytime I leave them for another mission my heart breaks. For I never know if it’ll be the last time I’ll see them. Even though I fight for the cause of all, my mind always fall on them, and what the world would be for them under Templar rule.

Supplies

You will find here, hints, tips, historical references, everything you need to make your Creed experience the best it can be!!



Happy Hunting,

Kurt

(website)

Don't go easy, I can take it, I want it to be the best it can be. If you don't know the game, you can wikapedia it and it gives a good overview.
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Alan Hocking Premium
I'm not a gamer Kurt but it sounds great to me.

You write really well and had me drawn into your story in the first couple of lines.

It's perfect! :)
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krob1888 Premium
thank you
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Alan Hocking Premium
You're welcome :)
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krob1888 Premium
Hi there, kurt again, Just wondering how I can change my email address affiliated with WA and anything I do through here, WA, my sites, etc?? The one I used is my primary one and I'd like to set up one for just this. Can I change it?? Sorry for asking so much, but you've been in it a while and I look to you as kind of a mentor.
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Kurt

You'll need to contact Kyle if you want to change anything like emails that are associated with your account
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krob1888 Premium
Thank You
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Alan Hocking Premium
You're welcome :)
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JenNine Premium
There are so many members to keep track of that I'm noticing that I haven't been following you!
I hope you don't mind if I finally follow you.

You have a real knowledgeable profile for this WA.
This is one of the reasons why I am staying with WA. You having been here since 2012 speaks for itself and I know that the world is huge enough to make room for more new people.

I see that this can work when a person works on it. Great effort gives fantastic results.
I'm following you, now.

Jen
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Alan Hocking Premium
The world is definitely large enough Jen and this definitely works or I wouldn't have stayed so long

Here's to your future success as well! :)
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rickyjay Premium
I did a little training on setting up the custom WA landing page that you helped me out with and even gave you a little shout out Alan, for helping me - Thanks again and hope this goes on to help many more people too !
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Alan Hocking Premium
Nice training Richard and thanks for the shout out! :)
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Pernilla Premium
Hello Alan!

Thank you so much once again for your excellent help (my question about SSL). Thought I have to come by and get to know you a bit. I'm very pleased to meet you and look forward to working with you - of course I will follow you.

I'd very much like to visit your Website - sounds very interesting.

All the best,
:-) Pernilla
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Alan Hocking Premium
Thanks for the compliment Pernilla I'm more than happy to help whenever I can :)
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Brycey Premium
Hi Alan wonder if you can help me, I've hit a brick wall , i am trying to get feed back on my site, as i don't want to go any further in case I'm just wasting time and effort, i have given feed back on 2 sites and still have no credit, one of the sites came back to me and thanked me for my ideas and thought it was great feedback, but still no credit achieved. then i see something about avatars, i don't remember seeing this in my lessons so far, but am i right in assuming i can't earn any credits till i have a avatar, also i still haven't been ranked in google after 2 weeks, do you think i have forgot to do something,hope you can help Colin
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Colin

Firstly it can take a few weeks to get a new site indexed and ranked so just be patient.

I didn't think you needed an avatar to give feedback on sites only to give comments.

I might be wrong so you need to check with Kyle regarding that one.

You should set up a gravatar account anyway if you haven't already done it as it will be useful for a lot of things going forwards.

Here's the training on it: Hope that helps

Alan :)
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Brycey Premium
thanks for the reply Alan ,going to set it up now,hopefully
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Alan Hocking Premium
Nice one!

let me know how you get on :)
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JayH1 Premium
Hi Alan Hocking... I am currently looking for a niche to seek after... My original thought process was something to do with working from home? But now I think just going after inspirational quotes or motivational quotes of the day... 1 I believe its something that others would interact with and could get recognition. But I'm having a difficult time wondering how I might have motivational quotes turn into leads or a sale do you have any ideas? anyways I hope I'm not bugging you and I would appreciate any feedback or opinions you would have on the subject. Thanks
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Jay

Don't worry about bugging me I'm more than happy to help you whenever I can.

Motivational quotes is a great niche.

My first thoughts for monetizing it would be Adsense and reviewing motivational or inspirational books on Amazon.

Here's some more ideas for you This will all be covered in the training as well in the more advanced lessons but don't try to jump ahead of yourself or miss any of the training out as it will effect how quickly you succeed.

Hope that helps a bit for now

Alan :)
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JayH1 Premium
So what and where do I start.... I know you have to establish yourself as a leader. But I don't know what I can lead or teach people. If I'm jumping a head what would be the actions that I can do to make money the fastest then. As I am in debt to my eyeballs and I need to make money fast I didn't know promoting other peoples products and services was going to become what do i know or who can I teach and what can I teach.... I am growing frustrated... I don't know but I can use some step by step directions to get some actions done.

Jay
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Alan Hocking Premium
Just follow the training Jay (The green "Get Started Here" button on the left)

It's all laid out step by step for you.

What you must accept is this is not a "get rich quick system"

It's a genuine training center that will teach you exactly how to build a lucrative online business but it takes time and effort and certainly isn't going to happen overnight.

Alan :)
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jobrick Premium
Hi Alan, I signed on today about 7 hours ago and I have been busy that for sure with all the emails and starting the lessons, no doubt you are use to it with the load you have, which would be double mine by the sounds of it, at least you know what you are doing, in a few days time I hope to have a much better understanding.

I am thinking that exciting times lay ahead just a few more lessons to go.

Okay Mate catch ya later … John
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi John, It gets easier! :)
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JerryHuang Premium
Just followed you and nice to meet you. Let's exchange our social media accounts :) I'm following you on twitter and google plus and liked your fb page.

Here are mine.
https://www.facebook.com/SmartAffiliateSuccess/
https://plus.google.com/u/0/111216660181629766450
https://twitter.com/Jerry_SAS
https://pinterest.com/Jerry_SAS
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Alan Hocking Premium
Thanks Jerry

Will do :)
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VeronicasLuv Premium
Greetings Alan! I was scrolling through some of the comments made from Jim Bo's blog, and thought I'd make some new WA Friends.

I'm actually still involved with a network marketing company; although I just started with WA less than 3 weeks ago, I feel that I have a nice balance between the two businesses. I'll make a mental note to check out your sites/blogs.

All the best!

Veronica
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Veronica and thanks for the follow

Looking forward to catching you in chat one day :)
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VeronicasLuv Premium
That's funny that you mentioned chat, I was just about to go in and ask a question, lol.
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Alan Hocking Premium
Cool! See you there :)
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thomasholt Premium
For what ever reason Alan when I first got here and started asking questions last week,you stood out to me and after reading your profile I see why. I Look forward to getting questions answered by you. The only help I can give you is guidance on what type of tile and grout to use so keep that in mind.
Thank you
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Alan Hocking Premium
LOL!

No problem Tom and thanks for the compliment

If you need my help with anything just shout! :)
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Deale Premium
Hi you are part of my network so..
My first blog "I want you to have this." is up, and in it there is a tiny gift waiting for you, enjoy :)
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Alan Hocking Premium
Thanks :)
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RoyRahmn Premium
Hello Alan! I've got a few questions to ask if you don't mind: I'm thinking of going into real estate but I'm still lost as to what is the best targeted niche within it, as well as identifying my targeted audience in real estate. Also, how many niche do you advise on focusing when starting out like myself. Thank you!
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Alan Hocking Premium
Hi Roy

Firstly I would advise you to focus on one niche to start with.

You can always try other niches once you have one working

Real estate is good but quite broad try to narrow it down to a type of property or area to start with
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RoyRahmn Premium
Ah i see, that was really helpful. Thank you so much!
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Alan Hocking Premium
You're welcome :)
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