About AnnieCollyer
Joined November 2017
I am a mother and grandmother, now retired. I have owned my own real estate business in the past. I started out as a stockbroker and technical analyst on Wall Street. There have been a lot of experiences over the years.
In the midst of all the roles in life, one thing that has persisted for me has been the stimulation and growth and personal satisfaction that come from creative pursuits. Whether it was putting on a birthday party for my kids, or learning international and assorted American ways of cooking, or designing gardens and landscapes, or buying an old decrepit house and redesigning and redeveloping it, I have always had the joy of bringing creativity and art to the equation.

Today, I am active in my community as a volunteer. I took up painting with acrylics and pastels a few years ago, and love it! I can get lost in a painting for hours and forget to eat! Which is not such a bad thing either.

It is my joy to share the influences, the benefits and helpful hints on tools, equipment and set up with others, as they develop art and creative approaches to living. Let's all grow and explore together!
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haiderkh87 Premium
Thanks for following me. I'm following you back :)

I've been part of the Wealthy Affiliate community since August 2017 and absolutely loving it.

Please feel free to follow me on social media:

Twitter - https://twitter.com/OurTechPlanet
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LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/haider-khalid-82689722/

Share yours too and I would love to connect with you on Social media as well. Wish you the very best :)

Haider Khalid
phildora Premium
Hi Annie, and a big welcome to the WA Community! Thanks for the follow!

You have landed at the right place, at the right time! WA has the best training modules on the planet. This will give you a strong foundation to build upon as you implement each task. Continue to stay focused, determined and motivated to achieve success!

Congratulations on completing your first website. As you continue moving forward, you will be amazed at your accomplishments!
Don't hesitate to reach out for help--I sure did! I also use the search bar at the top of each page where you will find blogs, articles, and videos to complete any task.

All the best in not only meeting, but exceeding your business goals!
Keisi Premium
Hola Annie!

Welcome to Wealthy Affiliate. Thank you for adding me to your network and I have also added you to mine.

All the best wishes for a speedy accomplishment of your hopes and dreams right here at WAU! You made the right choice to learn from the Best of the Best.

AnnieCollyer Premium
Thank you. One week and now ranked 2582 on WA. I assume it will take a bit more to get to the level you are. Working it though. TY for your help offer.
Keisi Premium
You're welcome, Anne. Just continue to do as you are doing to get better rankings. While you are growing your new career do not forget to have fun!
AnnieCollyer Premium
CatAdam Premium
Welcome to Wealthy Affiliate. You'll love it here. The training is excellent, and the community is really friendly and helpful. Let me know if I can be of any help. Just message me, and I'll get back to you as soon as possible. Wishing you the best of luck in your online business.
AnnieCollyer Premium
Thank you. My first week has been productive and I am learning tons. The mutual support is awesome.

I appreciate your offer to help as needed! It is mutual - from a newbie!
ColleenLVSJC Premium
Thanks for the Follow, Anne! I see that you enjoy painting. It's very relaxing, but I haven't done it in awhile. Over the years, I've done oils, acrylics, pen & ink, and pastels. It's true that you can easily lose track of time while painting---same is true of interacting and working on training in WA!!! :) I wish you much success!
AnnieCollyer Premium
So true! Thank you for the follow and the good wishes!
boomergp08 Premium
Thank you Anne for the follow and many blessings to you here at WA. As a Premium Member you are probably aware of the AWESOME and FREE WA Keyword Tool we have unlimited access to.

This is the keyword research tool I have used exclusively after I became a Premium member 4 years ago and it has helped me many times to find awesome keywords that have led to Google page 1 rankings.

When you have the time, I created very popular WA Training Tutorials, Part 1 and Part 2, on how to use the WA Keyword Tool for keyword research. If you have not seen it and would like to learn how simple it is to use and a little about keywords, click the below link. Again, when you have the time.
AnnieCollyer Premium
Many thanks boomerg08
Kyle Premium
I hope things are going well. I know you are getting rolling within the training and there is ONE thing that always tends to confuse people and that is "what is my niche?".

I know, same thing happened to me when I started.

I just wanted to reach out and let you know that I am here if you ever want to run any niche "ideas" by me or you have any questions about finding your niche.

Get back to me when you get the chance! :)
AnnieCollyer Premium
I have a couple of ideas and would love your feedback...
1- Art Supplies= I have taken up painting in my retirement and really love it, haven taken online courses, buy my stuff online, and there are a lot of affiliate programs.
2- diet, exercise, recipes, paleo, HCG pros and cons, hormone replacement for seniors
3- Grandma's kitchen - recipes for seniors, for two, to do with the grands, for family holiday dinners, crafts and stuff for kitchen time with grands perhaps.
Kyle Premium
Your niche ideas are definitely viable directions for your niche. You need to choose one when starting out, what are you most passionate about?

When deciding on a niche and trying to narrow down to a more specific niche, I recommend you ask yourself the following question:

I want to help people that ______________.

Fill in the blank and you are going to be much closer to a specific audience. After you do this and if you want to run any further ideas by me, let me know and I will give you a hand. :)
AnnieCollyer Premium
Thank you, Kyle. I am going to start with AnniesArtSupplies.com. I have my first blog on there, can't wait to learn all the layout options, links, etc., so it begins to look more professional. And then get some affiliate partners! I am passionate about my own painting and want to help others get into it. I think it is an awesome way to express your self and helps give perspective on everything in our lives!
Kyle Premium
Excellent Anne! :) I look forward to working with you and if you ever need a hand with anything going forward, please get in touch with me. Chat soon!
Kyle Premium
Just wanted to shoot you a quick message and see how things were going thus far Anne? I am here to help if you ever need a hand with anything, just holler!

PS. Also, quick reminder. Today is the last day to get your first month discount/bonuses. No rush, no worries. Just a simple reminder here. :)
Chris Lee Premium
Hi there Anne! How's the training going? Are you enjoying WA?

I found this great video by Kyle I'm sure you'd be interested in, take a look: By now I'm sure you're beginning to grasp all the knowledge there are here in WA.

If you ever need help, just ask of course :)
Kyle Premium
We have many retired folks here at WA that decided to move into the online space to start a business online. What I can tell you Anne is that it is completely possible and you are going to be able to take any niche/interest and turn it into a full time business with some effort.

Everything you need is here to get you moving in the right direction including the support Anne , so just let me know (drop me a reply) at any time. :)

PS. I hope you have a very nice, relaxing and enjoyable weekend ahead!
Chris Lee Premium
Hey there Anne.

Glad you decided to take advantage of the free membership here at Wealthy Affiliate.

Now that you’ve joined the WA family, it’s time for you to get clear on what you are here to achieve. Do you...

want to build a profitable blog business?
want to learn how to get traffic?
want to learn how to do SEO?
want to get free hosting?
want a helpful community?
want a step by step action plan that will GUARANTEE success?

All that you are looking is available for you on the left-hand side of the screen.

Here is what you should do first.

1) Fill out a quick (short) bio and add a profile picture.

This will help you make connect with other fellow members of WA

2) Start Exploring WA.

Start exploring what WA is all about. My suggestion would be to hit the green “Get Started Here” button. It is a 10-day step-by-step process which will show you how you to start building your online empire!

3) Read this amazing story by a fellow WA member:


It will show you what you can achieve here at WA if you simply follow the training process.


If you enjoy Wealthy Affiliate, which I am sure you will, then you should consider going premium in the near future.

When you are ready to go "Premium", you will open up all the training modules, webinars, courses and content available at Wealthy Affiliate.

Here are just SOME of the bonuses you'll get if you decide to go premium in your first 7 days:

1) A 59% discount on your first month (only $19 - $0.61c per day)

2) You’ll have me as your own personal mentor in WA.

I’ve been here 4 years now and achieved all my dreams with WA, I want to help you do the same.

3) Free hosting for your website (valued at $12 per month each).

I have 5 blogs hosted at WA, this alone saves me $60 per month on hosting costs.

*And they wonder why I love WA so much* LOL !


I’ll leave you to it now Anne .

Just wanted to drop by and introduce myself and the WA community to you.

Just know that I am here to help you so feel free to reply back on this comment or leave me one on my own profile here:


I’ll drop by in a few days again to see how you’re doing.

All the best!

Chris Lee
AnnieCollyer Premium
Thank you, Chris Lee. I took advantage of the Premium member Black Friday Sale, and am working on my lessons.
Chris Lee Premium
Happy to hear! :) Looking forward to seeing you become another WA success story :)