About Aspiring
Joined October 2015
Hello WA community! My name is Mara, and I am excited to be here and to get started...

Originally from a sheep farm in New Zealand, I now live in Scotland. Having left my home country nearly 20 years ago for a new adventure, I met my husband and as the saying goes, the rest is history. We have a 10 year old daughter, who is growing up fast and a lot of time is spent working, ferrying her around to her various activities and trying to keep on top of housework. I am also a huge animal lover, which is natural I guess, given I grew up in a fairly remote part of the world, where there were few people and lots of animals. My favourites are dogs and horses.

With a commerce degree in marketing, I have done the whole corporate thing, and worked in the advertising industry for many years too. I currently have a part time job as a Marketing & Sales Manager for an Aesthetic Medical Clinic and in March I also started my own business. I currently offer marketing services to small business who want to grow and develop, but are either short of time or don't have the skills.

I stumbled across WA when I was looking for reviews on something else, which is kind of funny when I think about it. I am a pretty scientific person, and usually very sceptical about anything involved in making money online - as you can see, I'm also very honest! However, something about WA captured my attention and I decided to look into it further. Because of the free membership, I have decided to venture into the programme and so far I am very impressed. I'm sure I will be updating this part of my profile as I move along the training!

I am very ambitious - both in personal and professional terms, but rather than setting exact financial goals, my main aim is simple - I want to have more money to travel to see family. I have a sister in Tennessee and family back in New Zealand, so would like to see them more frequently, and then if possible to travel in a better class in the aeroplane!

I am looking forward to becoming part of this community, and hopefully I can offer up some of my marketing experiences to help some of you.

Please do connect with me on the social media platforms to the right - the more the merrier!

All the best, Mara :)
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I would be happy earning £30,000 p.a.
I would be ecstatic if I could get that to £50,000+
I am willing to spend up to 20 hours per week initially, but of course I will extend this if it proves profitable!
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Aspiring Premium
I would be happy earning £30,000 p.a.
I would be ecstatic if I could get that to £50,000+
I am willing to spend up to 20 hours per week initially, but of course I will extend this if it proves profitable!
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Kyle Premium
So awesome Mara, I know from experience that goals are what lead us to success. Work relentlessly in pursuit of these goals and they CAN and WILL happen.

In fact, wipe failure out of your mind right now. It simply won't happen. You have too much help, support and an entire community of help behind you to ever let that happen :)

If you need anything going forward, just let me known and I will be happy to give you a hand.
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MelaniLukito Premium
Hello, Mara. Thank you for connecting. I hope I can follow your accomplishments.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - and ditto! Have a great week, Mara.
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ryankornegay Premium
Hey Mara
It is nice to connect with you here on WA. I wish you nothing but the best and I hope you make all of your goals a reality. Thanks for the follow!

-Ryan
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Ryan and thank you for your good wishes - I appreciate it. I hope everything is going well for you too. Mara
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spurway Premium
Hello Mara
nice to meet you here at WA. Thank you for the follow and all the best in achieving your goals at Wealthy Affiliate.
Cheers Sylvia
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Sylvia - nice to be connected to you too. Hope all is well with you and have a lovely weekend, Mara.
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learn2bgreat Premium
Hi Mara!
Thank you for connecting with me! I wish you the best!
Darren
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome Darren, and thanks for following me too. Hope you have a great week, and best wishes for success here at WA. Mara
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RHBarlow Premium
I appreciate you following me and enjoy your journey with WA. I will follow you back also. This is the best place to be for online business training and building your website.
Thank you,
Bobby
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Bobby - thanks for the follow back and nice to meet you here at WA. I also think this is s great place - learnt so much already!
All the best, Mara
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amyr2017 Premium
Thanks for the follow and all the best at WA...!
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you very much Amy. I appr I ate your good wishes - hope all is well with you too :)
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DDarragh Premium
Thanks for following me!

I am definitely enjoying it and learning a lot here at WA!!
Keep on trying new things is the way to go!
I never stop learning and moving forward LOL ;-)

If you check out my websites listed down on the right side of my profile (scroll to bottom) and leave a comment on one of my sites or follow socially I will reciprocate for sure! Post your url on your profile or send it to me here!

The activity helps all our marketing efforts! Google likes activity i.e. unique visitors!

would love some feedback on my sites if you have the chance

Dennis
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Dpiper Premium
Thanks for the follow, and it's very nice to meet you. If this is the second time i have responded than please disregard. For some reason i am getting duplicate emails.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome, and it's only the first time you have responded, so no worries there. Nice to connect on here and hope you're haveing a nice weekend. Mara
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RichBrennan Premium
Thanks for the return follow, Mara - great to connect with you :-)
Cheers
Rich
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Aspiring Premium
And you too! Enjoy the rest of your week, Mara :)
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MKearns Premium
Thanks for your follow Mara. Best wishes for success here!
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome and I wish you every success too. Hope your week is going well so far :)
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MKearns Premium
Thank you Mara!
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ValerieJoy Premium
Hi Mara - Thank you for the follow. It's a pleasure to meet you and I am now following you in return.
Wishing you great success :)
Valerie
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Valerie. Thanks for your message and sorry for the delay. I found the email notification in my junk folder late yesterday, so sorry about that. Nice to meet you on here and hope everything is going well with you. All the best, Mara.
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ValerieJoy Premium
Thank you Mara for your message. It's amazing how often legitimate content lands in junk folders. Never mind - all's well that ends well.
Enjoy the rest of your weekend, and have a great week ahead :)
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Valerie - you too :)
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OTolo Premium
Hey, thanks for the follow.
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Aspiring Premium
You're very welcome, and have a nice week. Mara
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ShaneWelcher Premium
Thank you for adding me to your network.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you to you too - have a great week. Mara
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GaryJr Premium
Hi Mara, thanks for following back. I wish you much success.
All the best,
Gary
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Gary - and the same to you too. Have a great week ahead, Mara.
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WAwannab Premium
Hello Mara, thanks again for visiting my site. I stopped in at your site for a visit. It is a very nice site for dogs! I particularly like the way you have pictures on the left of each post on the your home page. How did you do that?
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Aspiring Premium
Hi there. Thank you for your nice comments. The pictures on the left are just part of my theme, and they will appear as long as I use the "set as featured image" for each post. It's an option that shows on the right hand side inside the post creation page, and sometimes I have to scroll down to find it. Hope that helps :)
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AlanP1 Premium
Many thanks for the follow - I wish you every success here at WA.
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Alan, and I send you best wishes too. Mara :)
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AlanP1 Premium
Thank you, Mara
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SamuelAJr Premium
Hi Aspiring, thanks for the return follow, if I can be of any help don't hesitate to ask.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you and ditto, if I can help with anything too. Have a great week, Mara.
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MoragK Premium
Hi Mara thank you for following me. All the best.
Ann
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Aspiring Premium
You're very welcome and same to you :)
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ttabor Premium
Hi Mara, nice to meet you here. I like your profile and I would appreciate if you could follow me back. Thank you.
Regards.
Tom
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Tom,
Nice to meet you too. I have followed you back. Have a great week, Mara :)
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ttabor Premium
Thanks Mara, likewise and keep in touch please...
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Aspiring Premium
Will do :)
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sofieanderin Premium
Hi Mara, thanks so much for the follow. Love your dog site! You found WA for a reason and I wish you well on your journey to travel freedom:-)

Cheers,
Erin
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Erin. What a lovely message you have left me! I wish you all the very best too. Mara
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Gerard2463M Premium
Hi Mara,
Nice to meet you and thanks for the follow i see that you have a couple of sites going can i ask how they are going for you, and i would like to come back to you for some feed back later when i get my site up and running.
Regards,
Gerard.
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Gerard,
I will be totally honest with you here - my dog site is going well and I'm having some success with it, mainly on Amazon. I can see the whole system works and I just need to scale it up. It took about 6 months to start getting any return, but I am only on it aprt time. Someone here once told me that until your site gets to 100 posts and pages (combined) it is more difficult to get ranked. My other site I have had good feedback on, but I've had to park it meantime. I have about 6 hours a week to spend on WA projects in total at the moment, so it's not much! I know there are loads of people on here that do it full time, but I'm not making enough yet to switch all my energy onto it. I also have a part time employed job and my own offline marketing consultancy business, so I wear many hats. I am more than happy to give you some feedback on your site whenever you are ready - just let me know. Enjoy the journey - I certainly have, which is why I'm still here about 10 months on.
Have a rgeat weekend, Mara.
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Gerard2463M Premium
Thanks for coming back and yes i will come back later, Best of luck with all of your Hats.
Regards,
Gerard.
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drjec Premium
Thanks for following me. Have a good day.
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Aspiring Premium
You are very welcome! Nice to connect with you on here.
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Oscar999 Premium
Hi, Mara Thanks for the follow.Wish you all the best and lots of success in this business. You will do fine here within the WA fellowship. See you on the top!
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome and nice to meet you on here :)
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Steve1958 Premium
Hi from Adelaide in South Australia...
Thanks very much for following me...
It's great to make contact with you & wish you all the best & much success with your internet marketing business!
You'll do well here & we're in good hands!
Best wishes
Steve
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Steve - nice to hear from you and it's always good to hear positive words. All the best to you too, Mara.
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Steve1958 Premium
You're welcome Mara...
I hope you have a great weekend!
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SWATTS99 Premium
Hi Mara, I wanted to thank you for the follow and to personally wish you the best of success here at WA. I love your website on doggie toys. I simply LOVE dogs and I don't know how anyone could not when DOG is GOD spelled backwards! As far as unconditional love--man's best friend is a wonderful example.

Once again, thank you for the follow and I look forward to staying connected.

Best Regards,
Shawna
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks so much Shawna - I'm glad you love my dog website. It is definitely my passion! All the best to you, Mara.
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speedking Premium
Hi Mara, welcome here at WA, wishing you all the very best with your online ventures, take care,Johan.
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Aspiring Premium
Many thanks Johan :)
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Madek Premium
Hey, Mara!

It's a great pleasure to me to get your answer. By which I perceived you ever have some kind of experience on this marketing business. Hope you may have great advancements and success on your venture at WA where I know you are in good hands. I wish you good luck!

Madek
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you for your kind words :)
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tyrellch Premium
Hi Mara. Great to meet you. Wondering how your year at WA has been so far. I am two months old and loving it.
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Aspiring Premium
Hi there. Great to meet you too. My year is going really well thanks - just past 9 months in and I'm really enjoying everything WA has to offer. The training blew me away and my niche site is starting to make some money which is nice. Hope you are getting on fine too. All the best, Mara.
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cosmicradio Premium
Hi again, Mara-Thanks for following me. Cheers!-Rick :)
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Aspiring Premium
You're very welcome and ditto! Have a great weekend :)
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janmar Premium
It is nice to meet you. Thank you for joining my network. I wish you great success on your adventures here at Wealthy Affiliate!
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you so much - and same to you too. Mara
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janmar Premium
Thank you!
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TSmithers Premium
Hi and thanks for the follow.
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Brendie Premium
Thank you for following!
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome - nice to connect on here. have a great day :)
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Carla1 Premium
Hi there and welcome, it's great to be working together and supporting each other.
Kind regards
Carla
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Aspiring Premium
Nice to meet you on here Carla
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angelam12368 Premium
Thank you for the follow. Best of wishes to you.
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Aspiring Premium
You are welcome - I wish you all the best too.
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justinohia Premium
I really Thank You for the support I followed back to thank you has you
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Aspiring Premium
You are welcome. Have a great day :)
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justinohia Premium
I Thank You for all the support you bring me thank you to you
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17sifra Premium
Thanks for the follow Mara, and enjoy your holidays.
Hope you reach your goals soon.
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Funkydunc208 Premium
Thank you for the follow.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome - and you too! Have a nice weekend :)
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jastewart Premium
Hello Mara - came across your profile whilst browsing through WA. Pleased to meet you.
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Aspiring Premium
HI Julie. Thanks for reaching out and connecting on here. Great to meet you too and I hope all is going well here at WA for you.
Best wishes, Mara.
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Marcel92 Premium
Hello Mara. Wishing you all the best with your online journey. Thank you for following.
Marcel....
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Marcel - nice to meet you on here and I wish you all the best too, Mara.
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HelenpDoyle Premium
Mara I am just 'friending' you on FB. I am always a bit cautious about this friending and like to know something about people before I make the decision. So I like to check people out and I always like to follow WA members that I do friend. And thank goodness you have been smart enough to link from your website to this profile. Many people put nothing about themselves in the available area on FB. And often these people use a totally different sign on so one can't even guess their FB persona.

As for finding WA accidentally, when working, I always kept a notebook on stuff I was looking for and couldn't find. A large percentage of these questions were answered when I was looking for something else.

So now I am going to keep in touch with you. Cheers from Tasmania.
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Helen - thanks for friending me and I do appreciate it. It's always a bit of a gamble, but I like it when people research these things without randomly accepting. Glad all my links worked! We will be flying over you end of June, on our way back to a family get together in NZ - I will wave to you. Thanks again for connecting - from a happy Kiwi :)
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BrooklynPhil Premium
Hello, Mara, thanks for following me back. All the best. Phil
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Aspiring Premium
You're very welcome - nice to have you in my network. Have a great day, Mara :)
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ADias Premium
Hi Mara, thank you for the follow, I'm following you back!
Alex
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Alex - glad to have you in my network! Mara :)
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ADias Premium
Hi Mara, nice to meet you! You're very welcome! Thank you!
Alex
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MPollock Premium
Thanks for the follow and have a great day.
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Aspiring Premium
Many thanks :)
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VinceHuynh Premium
Hi, Mara

Thank you for the connect. Look like I can use some help from you later down the road. Hope you achieve great success here in WA. Take care!
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Vince,
Happy to help at any stage and in any way I can. Just let me know. Thanks for the good wishes too - definitely working on the great success part"
Mara
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Amasonmarket Premium
Thanks for your information and expectation for high attainment. Keep it up. Best wishes.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome. Have a great day :)
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lynndrew Premium
Hi Mara and thank you so much for following me back. I look forward to learning from you!

Many blessings to you,
Lynn
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Lynn - what a nice message to wake up to this morning. Hope you have a great day too :)
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Genie3733 Premium
Thanks for following me. Blessings to you.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - and same to you :)
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jcmil Premium
Hi Mara.Thanks for the follow.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome. Hope you're having a great day :)
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SusanAL Premium
Hi, Mara! Thanks for the follow (following you, too). Hope all is going well! Judging by the amount of work under your profile picture, you're moving along nicely. Good to see. =) Best wishes, Susan
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Susan - I appreciate you mentioning the amount of work. I'm surely going to hit my first Amazon sale one day soon! Thanks for he encouragement, and all the best to you too. Mara.
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MHainsworth Premium
Hi Mara thanks for the follow and best of luck, Marie
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Marie - nice to meet you on here :)
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Chrissies Premium
Hi Mara
Its really good to meet you, I am in the UK too, but much further south!
Very many thanks for following me. I am of course following you back.
Good luck with everything
Chrissie :)
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Chrissie - thanks for the follow back and nice to know someone else in the UK. All the best, Mara :)
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Chrissies Premium
Thank you, the same to you:)
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AngelBcn Premium
Hi Mara,
Nice to meet you and thank you for following me :)
I wish you all the best!
Angélique
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Aspiring Premium
Nice to meet you too Angelique - what a lovely name! All the best to you too, Mara.
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DJ-Yogi Premium
Thanks for connecting Mara. Have a delightful day!
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Aspiring Premium
You too :)
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RaeAnnePond Premium
Hello Mara, thanks for the follow! If I can be of any assistance, just leave me a PM and I'll do what I can to assist! Good luck in all of your business ventures!
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Rae Anne. Thank you very much - that's very kind. Mara
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Micutsa Premium
Hi Mara, thanks for following! Happy to follow back :)
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks, and nice to meet you on here :)
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Thanks for the follow!
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome - nice to meet you on here :)
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JAGomes Premium
Hi Mara
I'm following you now, from Portugal
Have a great week end
Best Regards
José
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Jose,
Thanks for following - I'm sure it's much warmer where you are! I hope you have a great weekend too. All the best,
Mara.
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Loes Premium
Hello Mara, Welcome! Nice to meet you, I wish you a lot of learning pleasure and fun on WA. Thank you for following me.

From the start I have written training for every issue I had problems with myself. I also made a checklist with 25 points to go through before you publish a post, 101 blogging ideas when you get stuck and an A-Z WA dictionary. It has been very helpful to a lot of people. You can find them on my profile on the right under training (click on my picture). I hope to help you with those.

If you have any questions, please add a comment to this message or leave them on my profile.
Success building your business in 2016. See you around, Greetings Loes
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Loes - thank you so much for the pointers. I am definitely going to check them out. best wishes, Mara.
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laurafreedom Premium
Thanks for the follow Mara.
Laura
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome Laura - nice to meet you on here! :)
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yha67 Premium
Another suggestion...should I do it in italian or english? Kyle told me english would be better (forget about multilanguage sites), but Italy is my home and I am not sure I can handle a site totally in english (I make too many mistakes!).
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Aspiring Premium
Hello again. I agree that English is best if you can manage it. In terms of web traffic, think of the opportunity to reach English speakers versus the opportunity to reach Italian speakers. Making it an Italian language site is likely to restrict your potential. If you are stuck with some English phrases, I'm sure you can get help from this community.
Mara
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yha67 Premium
I asked my 12 years old child and he said...english! I will go for it and take it as a chance to improve it! Thanks again!
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Aspiring Premium
Good luck - I'm sure you will do a great job. I will help you if I can! :)
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yha67 Premium
Thanks for your comments! Very helpful!
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Aspiring Premium
You are very welcome :)
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GaryHorton Premium
Thanks for the follow.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome Gary - all the best to you :)
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sundrapoole Premium
Thank you Mara for the follow!
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Aspiring Premium
You are welcome - all the best for future success :)
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Compsol99 Premium
Hi Mara!
Thank you very much for following me! Best of luck to you in your endeavors.
Regards,
Shawn - Yearly Premium Member

P.S. If you have a chance please check out my website. It was created by following all the training found on the WA website.
http://doyouhavesleepapnea.com
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Shawn,
Thanks for getting in touch - I will definitely check out your site. Best wishes,
Mara
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Compsol99 Premium
Thanks very much Mara!
Regards,
Shawn
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BeingGreat Premium
Thanks for the follow. Let me know if there is any way I can help
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Aspiring Premium
You are welcome - I love your profile name. I aspire to "BeGreat" too! All the best,
Mara.
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DaleOdom Premium
Hey Mara, Thank you for the follow. I am really happy for your success. I will probably be needing help along the way with my journey. I am not great with computers. LOL
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Dale - Nice to meet you on here. We all have to start somewhere and this community is so helpful. If there's anything you need help with just ask - there will be lots of us willing to help. Good luck to you :)
Mara
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Westwaters Premium
Hi Mara,
Reviewed your site and being a "Doggie lover", absolutely love it. Admire your ambitiousness and will be following you. I'm new to an online business but felt the same way you did when stumbled upon this site. Will be checking in often and wish you much success...
Warm Regards,
Kathy (Westwaters)
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Kathy,
Nice to meet you here and thanks for your generous comments. If I can help you in any way, just let me know. Especially since you're a dog lover! Happy journey,
Mara.
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WBurton Premium
Thank you for the Like and Follow. If I can be of any assistance, please let me know. William :)
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks William - I appreciate your offer of support. Mara
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PrairieHawk Premium
Hi Mara, I just checked out your site and it is the best I have seen on here so far. It is very simple but professional looking. I think I may copy your theme. Continued success to you!

Jason
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Jason,
Thanks a million - you've just given me a boost with you comment. It's really nice to hear feedback like this! I wish you every success too.
Mara
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athonx14 Premium
Thanks for the follow Mara and may you find success in all your efforts.

See you around,
Eric
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you very much Eric and the same to you too
Mara :)
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Hi Mara thanx for following me. I love to travel too.. If you ever decide to visit Southern Africa you try Zimbabwe
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you for the recommendation - I would love to visit Africa at some point, especially to see all the wildlife! Nice to meet you on here too :)
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Hi Mara, thank you so much for following me. I love traveling too, Along with helping my family out, that is another one of my goals . I wish you well and safe first-class travels.
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Julia - hope you enjoy your journey here too :)
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You inspired me right there..and again its so nice to meet you
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you for visiting my profile and nice to meet you too :)
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1eminer Premium
Awesome history there Aspiring and luv your name..my favorite saying these days...Aspire to Inspire before you Expire. Thank you for the add. Look forward to growing with!
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Aspiring Premium
Ha ha - love your favourite saying! :)
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1eminer Premium
lol. has such impact for few words.
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Maxiam59 Premium
nice to meet you and I am sure you can here all the best Max
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Max - all the best to you too. Regards, Mara.
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XinZhang Premium
I am an the same page regarding the better airplane seats on long trips to visit family! I would really like to visit New Zealand, Scotland too.
Best wishes,
Xin
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks for visiting my profile. That's so nice to know someone else feels the same way I do - I really miss my family, but the expense for travel these days is quite high. I wish you every success and hope you can visit New Zealand and Scotland - both countries have amazing landscapes, and the people are generally very nice.
All the best,
Mara.
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dejeanaxel Premium
Hi Mara,
Thanks for the follow which is now returned. If you need assistance be sure to count on me for support, I hope I’ll be able to provide it.
See you around, all the best.
Axel!
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Aspiring Premium
Your welcome Axel. Glad to connect with you on here and likewise, if I can be any help to you by all means ask.
Here's to success in 2016!
Mara
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dejeanaxel Premium
Thanks Mara.
Don't doubt it, i will.
Cheers!
Axel
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Herbie1 Premium
Hi Mara, I found your profile and cannot resist following you! Strange first of all, because I was thinking about moving to New Zealand when I had finished my teaching degree in 1971. It seemed to me then the perfect place for a farmer's son, with a teaching degree and a passion for rugby and skiing!
I am retired now and live in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. My dream was always to learn how to crack the online code, I have tried hard enough for years and lost too much money to scammers and made precious little either!
Like you, I found WA almost by accident and it was the same reason that brought me in. Yes, the "Free Membership" and lessons! I joined Premium the same day and so far, it has been a mind blowing and addictive pursuit!
Having read your profile, I doubt I can offer you very much in the way of help, you clearly have a lot going for you already! But, I can read and write well and I am used to being asked to edit and review posts!
Your experience in the corporate world and medicine could be very useful to me.
I am in the process of setting up a website to raise awareness and funding for research into children's cancer. you will see why if you have a look at these two sites. However mine, the first one, is still very much at the tadpole stage!

www.curechildcancer.com

My daughter Jen, who is a doctor is much further ahead and has already raised £40,000!

www.gracekellyladybird.co.uk

I hope you enjoy WA as much as we do! Chris
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Chris,
I really appreciate you introducing yourself here and sharing your story. Hopefully you've managed a trip (or several!) to visit New Zealand, as it certainly sounds right up your alley. I've had a look at both websites and applaud what you are doing. Once you become a parent, these sorts of stories have such an impact. Losing children, or grandchildren, is a true tragedy and really does go against the natural order of things. My thoughts go out to your family and if there's anything I can do to support either of you online, please just ask. It's such a worthy cause. In the meantime, I have bookmarked both sites and will share them where I can on social media. Hopefully this will help with some extra coverage and maybe some additional funds. You are a remarkable family and I wish you every success moving forward here at WA.
Best wishes, Mara.
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Herbie1 Premium
Mara, thank you for this heart warming reply. you have a big heart and clearly understand why we want to keep Grace's short life alive. This gives reason to her life and I know it will help others in the future and this is what Grace would have wanted. Thank you also for passing on the links.
I hope you are successful in your venture too. Please keep in touch. Chris
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CarlosCosta Premium
Hey, Mara!

Thanks for the follow!

> Carlos
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome Carlos. All the best to you.
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trendygirl Premium
Thanks for following . all the best and wish you all success in al your endeavours
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Aspiring Premium
You too - hope 2016 is a great year for you.
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Pio Premium
Hi Mara. Thanks for your interesting profile. NZ is my home since 2010 and I live with wife and 2 kids. Yea same goal here is to make money and be able to travel back to Samoa as often as I can to see my ageing mother and family etc. Something I never afford to fulfil at the moment. Cross my fingers and I think WA is the key to making this goal happen...lol. Wish you all the best in achieving your goals as well. Pio
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Aspiring Premium
It's great to hear from someone living in NZ now - I have a very good friend in Wellington who got married to a Samoan last year. He is a great rugby player! I hope WA brings you everything you desire - and especially enough so that you can visit your mother. All the best to you and your family, Mara.
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Davby Premium
Hey Mara, thanks for the follow. I shall do the same to you!

Wishing you all the best in your journeys :)
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you for commenting. Hope everything is going well for you :)
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TracyAllen Premium
Thanks for connecting. Look forward to our success!
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Aspiring Premium
Definitely Tracy! Have a great weekend :)
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Mara and a belated welcome to wealthy affiliate and for your comment on my backlinks blog.
You are now living in Scotland which I'm sure you have found to be a great place to live and bring up kids.
As you would have seen from my profile I live in Edinburgh but no matter where you go in my homeland you are sure to find we Scots a very friendly and helpful people.
This being said if you think I can help you out don't hesitate to ask.
This also being said i will follow you as well.
Have a very nice evening.
Robert
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Robert. So nice to hear from someone else in Scotland! We are about 30mins north of Aberdeen, and I do find Scots very friendly. Lots of Scots settlers went to my area of New Zealand and my great grand parents were Scottish! Thanks for making contact and I wish you all the best too. Have a great weekend.
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Robert-A Premium
Mara if you like someone's comment its a nice gesture to click the 'Like' icon within the comment as I have done with yours.
You don't have to but its nice to be nice and it wont do your WA rank any harm either.
Have a nice day.
Robert
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ConeyM Premium
Thank you, Mara for the follow. Likewise, I reciprocated. To our success here at WA....cheers!
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Aspiring Premium
I'll definitely toast to that!
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lindasea Premium
Hello Mara,

I just had to come by and meet you. Sorry its taken so long to catch up with you after you followed me.

so glad you have found WA and I hope that you are doign well with the lessons. It takes time to buuild your website and draw traffic but once it starts happening you are going to see it will work for you to create that income you'd like to see family near and far.

Linda "-)
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Aspiring Premium
Aw thanks Linda - really appreciate you taking the time to leave this message. I'm doing well so far and enjoying the lessons - looking forward to continuing through the process! All the best, Mara.
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lindasea Premium
"-) yes and to you too!
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Larry MaC Premium
Welcome to WA. Thank you for the connection. My best to you and your efforts.
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Larry. Good to meet you on here. Best wishes, Mara.
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adreyna Premium
Hi Mara, welcome to WA! Thanks for following. Best wishes to you.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you and best wishes to you too :)
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Kyle Premium
Mara, I see you are making some good progress through the Affiliate Bootcamp. Just wanted to pop by and see if you need a hand with anything?

I also wanted to mention the success rates of Bootcamp. Absolutely everyone that has taken action on all of the phases of Bootcamp has a business that is generating consistent income online. MANY of these folks are going to be at our super affiliate conference next year.

I want this to be you and I want you to succeed with your promotions. So, please promise me that if you ever need a hand or feel stuck as you move forward, that you will get in touch with me!

Trust me, I know things can be a little overwhelming sometimes and I don't want you feeling like that.

Anyways, just checking in. Get back at me if you need anything Mara.
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks so much Kyle - good to hear from you. My only problem at the moment is I wish there were more hours in the day - I know where I want to get to and I want to get there quicker! I'm also still working on the Online Certification courses too, for my niche site. I decided that I knew for sure that the WA opportunity was a good one, so why not start promoting the actual programme as well! I definitely will let you know is I am stuck on anything.
Kind regards, Mara.
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Kyle Premium
Haha, I can related. If you ever figure out a way to create more time, please do let me know!

You are doing great Mara and work through this at your own pace. If you need a hand with anything going forward, let me know and I will be glad to help you out!
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TGrisaft Premium
Nice to meet you and Thank You for answering my question on Amazon Affiliate program. Much success to you here at WA.
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Aspiring Premium
You're very welcome and nice to meet you too. Have a lovely weekend.
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DoubleTap Premium
Thank ya' for the follow Mara... sure do appreciate it!!!
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Aspiring Premium
You are welcome snd thanks for your comment. Have a great day :)
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Mike1942 Premium
Thanks for the Follow Mara.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome Mike. Thanks for saying hello!
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Missa3 Premium
Hello Mara, and a warm welcome to WA. I know you will enjoy your time here and wish the best of success to you as you move forward. Thank you for the follow as well.

~Debra
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Debra - I appreciate you taking the time to write this.
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AidenTaylor Premium
Hey Mara,

Appreciate the follow!
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Aspiring Premium
No worries Aiden - plenty to learn from you folks in the top 200!
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AidenTaylor Premium
It's just a flashy number Mara, don't be fooled by it, all it means is that I am active within the community.
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krazykat Premium
Hello Mara,
Thank you for returning my follow.
I wish you all the best wiyh your WA journey!
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - nice to meet you here too. best wishes, Mara.
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tclough Premium
Thank you for the follow Mara. I am pleased to meet you and happy to follow you back.
Tom
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Tom - appreciate it. Have a great day :)
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Mark1957 Premium
Thank you for joining my network, it's very much appreciated.
Good luck with everything here at Wealthy Affiliate.
Mark
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Mark :)
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kennick2015 Premium
Hi Mara and thanks for the follow. I wish you all the best in achieving your goals here at WA. Good luck. Ken.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Ken. Very kind of you to get in touch. Best wishes, Mara
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mijareze Premium
Thank you for adding me to your network!
Ed
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome Ed and I wish you a nice weekend.
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robertmulima Premium
thanks for yore follow
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Aspiring Premium
You are welcome Robert :)
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2Al Premium
Happy Thanksgiving!
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you so much. I hope you had a nice day also :)
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BarryJ Premium
Happy Thanksgiving, and welcome.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you! Happy Thanksgiving to you too
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Ericabried Premium
Hello Mara, thanks for following me and I am following you back. I know the feeling of wanting to have enough money to visit family in other parts of the world. All the best.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Erica - nice to hear from you. All the best, Mara.
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PIOFJR Premium
Hello Mara,
Thanks for the follow.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome! Hope you're having a great day :)
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Martstervt Premium
Hi Mara, Nice to meet you. Thanks for adding me to your network. I am following you also.
Best Wishes for your success,

Marty
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Marty. Nice to meet you on the WA network too. Kind regards, Mara.
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Sheila50 Premium
Mara,
Thank you for the follow and following you back!
Hope you meet you goals and can travel to see family in different parts of the world. And hope you can sit in First Class on the airplane!
Sheila
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you so much Sheila! Means a lot that you read my goals. First aim is to travel business class, but definitely first class in the longer term! I wish you well too. All the best, Mara.
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sheiladane99 Premium
Mara, I hope that WA turns out to be all and more than you hoped it would be. It's a great place to start a new business.
Thanks for the follow. Good luck.
Sheila Dane
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Sheila. That's much appreciated. Best wishes, Mara.
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AlexEvans Premium
Hi Mara
Very good to meet you, thank you for the follow. hope your wealthy affiliate experience is going well. I will value being part of your net work. Best wishes for your journey going forward.
Alexander
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Alexander. I am really enjoying it so far and looking forward to learning more from this great community. Kind regards, Mara.
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Kempers Premium
"Life, in the mere act of living, must increase itself. It is forever becoming. It must do so if it continues to be at all."

Thanks for connecting! If you ever need a boost in spirits or a jolt of inspiration, you are always welcome to visit my website :)

http://iamriches.com/

I have faith in your accomplishments, as should you! Namaste.

~Joshua
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Joshua! Will definitely check out your website. Always good to find extra motivation as we go through the winter months. Have a great day, Mara.
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KatieMac Premium
Thank you for the follow have added you back and wish you every success for the future
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Aspiring Premium
Hi Katie - one day I hope to be an Ambassador too - although that feels like miles away just now! Thank you for your kind wishes, and have a nice day.
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KatieMac Premium
I have to say I was not aiming for being an ambassador I know how it felt being new and trying to figure things out so I try and help were I can the most important thing is to work on your site and aim for good google rankings
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Katie - that's reassuring, as sometimes it feels like I could go off on a lot of different tangents!
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KatieMac Premium
yes I get that way even now, trying to keep focused is not always easy
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viosecrets Premium
Hi Aspiring, thank you for the follow. I look forward to working with you here at the Wealthy Affiliate Community. I wish you success in all your endeavors !
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - and I wish you every success too. Have a nice week.
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Larry_T Premium
Hi, just wanted to thank you for following me and to wish you the best with your website training
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Larry - I'm certainly learning a lot, and I think there's still a lot to go. Enjoying it though :)
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betcha Premium
Hi there, Mara, here's a sweet hello to let you know how thankful I am for our network. Wherever you are in the globe, Happy Thanksgiving! Praying that everything is going well with you.

All the best,
Betcha
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verna8767 Premium
Nice to meet you Mara. Thanks for the follow. I'm sure you will meet all your goals here at WA.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you, and it's nice to meet you too. Hope you're enjoying the weekend.
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Chessie Premium
Hi Mara and thanks for the follow. We have relatives in Inverness. I hope you're progresssing well here at the amazing WA community and that you achieve all your goals and dreams. Ches
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Ches,
Great to hear you have a connection to Scotland - a bit snowy here this morning! Things are going well so far and I'm keen to keep working through the programme.
Have a lovely weekend, Mara.
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AlinaR Premium
Thank you for following me and nice to meet you! I wish you the best of luck.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - you too. Have a great weekend.
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PeterWolf Premium
Hi Mara, as one of my followers could you please do me a favour and visit my site and leave a comment on any post or page on my site. I will respond in kind. Thank you:)
http://thesimpleretiree.com
Peter
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Aspiring Premium
No problem Peter - happy to help. I have left a comment for you on The Ageing Process post. Loved it!
Kind regards, Mara
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playfulheart Premium
Hello Mara. Thanks for the follow. Good luck to you here at WA.
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you for your kind wishes.
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HPearson Premium
Hi Mara, it's so nice to meet you and thanks for following. You had my interest piqued as soon as I heard sheep farm and animal lover. The business you started sounds wonderful, definitely something in demand. I wish you much success. Cheers, Hindy
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Hindy! I do miss the wide open spaces of the farm, but am so grateful for the upbringing I got there. Thankfully animals are everywhere, so don't feel I'm missing out here. All the best to you too :)
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Dunnboy Premium
Thank you for following me all the best.
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Aspiring Premium
You're welcome and all the best to you too :)
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Peter - I will do that as soon as I have these other platforms in place. Have a great day.
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Ken-Pringle Premium
Mara, welcome to WA.
Thank you for joining my network.
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Ken. Loving it so far! Have a great day.
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annarella Premium
Hi Mara,
Thanks so much for the follow, I will do the same!
Have a wonderful day!
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - you too :)
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LouieLuc Premium
Hi there Mara!! :))
Thanks so much for following me!

You're already know you're on the right place here at WA.

If there's anything I can help you with too, just ask!
It will be my pleasure to be of assistance.

I invite you to check my trainings here on WA and also...

... be sure to check the blog I'm building as a project for the Wealthy Affiliate's Affiliate Bootcamp at http://www.buzznitrous.com

I've posted good tips on getting traffic and building your online business there. I think you'll love it.

I wish you the best of luck and much success!
Hope you reach your online goals,
Louie
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Louie - what a really nice message. I will be sure to check out your tips and training as I move through the process. Thanks again and have a great weekend, Mara.
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LouieLuc Premium
My pleasure Mara, all the best! :))
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Thorhallur Premium
Hello Aspiring and thank you for the follow. I wish you all the best.
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Aspiring Premium
You too! Have a great day :)
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Adam77 Premium
Hi Mara. Welcome to WA and congrats on going premium.

~ Adam
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Adam - happy to be here! :)
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betcha Premium
Hi Mara, thanks for following me. I'm glad you came on board Wealthy Affiliate. Keep moving on with what you have already started here until you find your dreams come true. I'm looking forward to more fruitful networking with you in the days to come. Meanwhile, enjoy another fabulous week in your WA journey!
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BelieveItYes Premium
Thank you for following me Mara ! =) I'm looking forward to working with you!
Have a lovely day
Sarah
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vic62 Premium
Hello and welcome to WA. Congratulations on going Premium. I hope you are enjoying the training and look forward to following your progress.
Regards
Victoria
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Victoria - I am looking forward to learning more!
Kind regards, Mara
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adamdigi Premium
Welcome to WA Premium. You made a good choice
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks! It's definitely inspired me so far :)
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upsgirl Premium
Hello and CONGRATS! You are our newest Premium Member! You made a wise decision to invest in your online businesses! If you need anything, we are always here for you! Again, CONGRATS!
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you so much - it's really reassuring to know there are people on hand and willing to help. One of the reasons I decided to upgrade! Have a great Friday
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upsgirl Premium
Cool! You're welcome! We are always here for you!
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adaba063 Premium
Congratulations!
You have taken a big step up by going Premium.
As always, work hard, & enjoy yourself!
all the best in your new venture,
adaba063
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks for the welcome - I'm looking forward to learning more and getting started :)
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adaba063 Premium
you are welcome
just take it one step at a time & you will do fine!
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betcha Premium
Hi there, congratulations for going premium. You now have more benefits and more tools that will enhance your online business. Enjoy your new venture here @ Wealthy Affiliate until you find your dreams come true. Dare to live your dreams and enjoy!
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks and I enjoyed your blog post - I've always been a big dreamer, so bring it on! Have a great weekend.
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betcha Premium
Oh yeah! You're very welcome. Keep moving on with the lessons and feel free to get in touch. Blessings ~Betcha
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Jesterdw Premium
Welcome to Premium! You're going to love it here!
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - I appreciate your welcome.
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CeesStapel Premium
Enjoy the ride
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you - I fully intend to! Happy Friday :)
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Mark-Dom Premium
Welcome to WA, such a great place to be and if you ever need any help all you have to do is just ask.
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Aspiring Premium
Many thanks - I appreciate your welcome and support.
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Strap Premium
Hi and welcome to Premium Wealthy Affiliate. I am sure you have just made the best decision you have made for a long time. If you need any help, be sure to give me a holla
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you very much for the welcome and offer of help - much appreciated. Have a great day :)
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BelieveItYes Premium
Hi Mara !

Congratulations on going premium! I'm sure you are as excited as me to be part of this amazing community ! I see you've already made much progress on here, well done and keep up the good work! =)

I wish you all the best of joy and success in all your endeavors

Have a wonderful day

Cheers =)
Sarah
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Aspiring Premium
Thank you Sarah - I am really excited - so much so, I wish their were more hours in the day so I could get further quicker! However, I'm determined to work through it all properly to give myself the best chance of success.
Best wishes, Mara
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BelieveItYes Premium
I always say that I wish there were 48 hours in a day so I could complete my to-do list lol... But then I realize I'd need 72 hours lol... so I think your pace will be perfect and you'll make awesome progress on here!
See you around
Best wishes!
Sarah
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LindaSMcRae Premium
Hi, thank you for the follow! Hope you are enjoying your time here at WA, I know I am. I wish you all the best with your online business!
Linda
P.S. If I can ever help, just let me know!
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Linda - I really appreciate it. Definitely enjoying it so far.
Kind regards, Mara
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LindaSMcRae Premium
Have a great weekend! :)
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Labman Premium
Hi and welcome to WA, Thanks for following me back.
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Aspiring Premium
Couldn't resist the labs! They are gorgeous :)
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Kyle Premium
Just thought I would check in and see how things are going with you! I hope all is well and you are enjoying yourself here within the community.

I hope you are enjoying the training and making some wonderful progress! Please do touch base with me if you ever need a hand with anything or are feeling stuck, I am here to help Mara. :)
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks so much Kyle. I'm really enjoying working through the training and look forward to putting it all into practice. Have a great weekend, Mara.
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Kyle Premium
You have an awesome weekend as well Mara! :)
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ibmountain Premium
Welcome and good luck to you!
Ilyssa
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Aspiring Premium
Thanks Ilyssa!
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