About CraigG1
Joined February 2017
Career journalist looking to expand horizons and discover all I can about internet marketing. With this "Wealthy Affiliate" program, I'm convinced that I'm in the right place at the right time. Eager to learn and earn. Looking forward to working with and learning from this supportive community.

The website is coming along but is still a work in progress. When you get a chance, check it out ... http://mybossisfired.com
You can find me on social media at the following platforms:
Twitter ... https://twitter.com/@tlee712
Google+ ... https://plus.google.com/u/0/113561592366539754476
Pinterest ,,, https://www.pinterest.com/tee855350
CraigG1's Goals 3
Money Goals
Money I would be happy earning
$2,500/month in first 3 months; $3,500/month in 6 months; $5,000-plus in 12 months
Money I would be ecstatic earning
Time I'm willing to invest to achieve my goals
15-20 hours a week
Goal created on
Feb 9, 2017
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CraigG1 Premium
How much money would you be happy earning?
$2,500/month in first 3 months; $3,500/month in 6 months; $5,000-plus in 12 months

How much would you be ecstatic earning?

And how much time are you willing to invest to achieve these goals?
15-20 hours a week
Great break down of monetary goals! Best of luck to you!
Jordan10 Premium
Its so great to have goals like these my friend. These are very achievable here at WA. Continue to grow and make it a habit to make a little progress every day if possible. With this program you really get out of it what you put into it. The resources you have here are so valuable everything you can possibly need is righ there for you.

Good luck craig I know you will do great

All the best
nathaniell Premium
Great to see you stopped by the "goals thread" Craig!

Every little step counts, and making concrete goals to look forward to is going to set you on the right path. My first goal was to make just $1k per month, and I hit that goal several years ago. You can definitely reach your own if you stick with the training here in WA and apply yourself.

Good luck!
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theManinRags Premium
Hello Craig, It's a pleasure to meet you, thank you for the follow :) I have just come from visiting your site and I must say your journalism backround shines through. You have an excellent voice, everything is clean and crisp and I found myself being lead on to read more, so congratulations, you have a valuable asset at your command. Good luck, I wish you all the best!
HelenpDoyle Premium
Craig, nice to hear from you. I look forward to getting to know you my new WA friend. Sorry about the delay in responding but I am a bit slow at the moment. Trying to do too many things at once.

I just tried three of your links and none were found. Google must be slacking today.

You might want to think about putting the links here on your profile page.

You do this by going to the right of your profile page, down to the bottom where it says 'Follow me on' and click on it. Put your website URL and any social media URLs you have (and want to add). This way people like me can hop in, visit and leave a comment. This makes it easier for us to follow you as this will be a direct link.

Work hard, have some fun and don’t forget to ask questions.

A very nice boss once told me, ‘Helen, when you ask a silly question everyone else breathes a collective sigh of relief because they don’t have to!’ And that is so true. No question is silly so ask away.

If I can’t help I might be able to point you in the right direction.

Now let us keep in touch.

CraigG1 Premium
Appreciate the heads-up. Wasn't aware that the links were not working properly. I made the changes (with "Follow Me On"), so now the links do work. Have a restful and enjoyable holiday. Regards/Craig
thewitsterrr Premium
Craig, Thanks for following me, brand new here. Please let me know if you believe this is something that we could market on our websites someway and how. It just came to the states months ago (but it is in 195 other countries as well) and I believe everyone on here could crush this. www.healthydays.helo.life. thanks - thewitsterrr
yes, believe it or not, by username for the business is "Healthydays", if that doesn't tell you how new this is, I don’t know what does.
ambweblounge Premium

Thank you for the follow. It's always great meeting new and exciting people like yourself. I look forward to your posts and can't wait to see how we can collaborate in the future.

My motto is "Be~Do~Have" and the universe will give. Always be kind to others and they will be kind back. The secrets of life is gratitude!

Have a blessed day!
KevinPC13 Premium
Hi Craig,

Thank You so much for adding me to your “Following”!!!

I have seen a lot of programs over the last 4 years and this looks and feels right!!!

I would greatly appreciate it if you would please let me know if there are any important tips that you think a “Newbie” like I am to WA can benefit from!!!

Best Wishes for Your Continued Success!!!

FELIXZ1 Premium
Hello Craig,

Thank you for the follow, 'am following you back.
We are both newbies here in WA. 'Grateful that we found and joined an awesome community and a very promising business as long as we work hard to achieve our goals.

Nice to meet you here in WA. I wish for your success, too.

:) FriendFelix
MizBurke314 Premium
Thank you for following me, Craig. I am following you now, too. I checked out your website. I like it a lot. It is clean and professional looking. Easy to navigate. I did stop on your article, "Developing the discipline to write on a daily basis" and I really enjoyed it. I bookmarked it and +1d it on Google. Best wishes for your success!
Roybretton Premium
Hello Craig, if I understand your question correctly, I believe that it is a place where we talk about Internet marketing and making money online etc. I am a firm bible believing Christian and I am often tempted to share my faith, but I believe that we have to stick to the rules and know why we joined Wealthy Affiliate. I am more than willing to discuss my faith in private messages if people want to know more!

I hope that this helps, I would like to see what other people have to say!
Carson1 Premium
Hey Craig, just clicked back here from your site. (Which I have saved in my favorites now) Wow, very valuable information. And am going to check out your book. I am once again amazed at the quality people I have met here at WA. It is a privilege to correspond with someone of your character. Thanks Carson 1
CraigG1 Premium
Thanks so much for the kind words.
Kenscotty Premium
Thanks for the follow Craig, I had a look at your website and its looking really well. I read several of your articles about making money online and staying motivated, they are well written and I must say I agree with many your opinions. I do take surveys online but have found it is a very long road to even be able to earn £20-£30 Paypal card, probably between 40-80 surveys depending on which website you use.
I have created my very first website www.myfitness4you.com, its a work in progress but feel free to take a look, I would value your input.
Hey, thanks for the follow.
I have followed you back!

Would you mind to visit my website and leave a comment on one of the recent posts with no comments already?

It would mean a lot to me, and I will return the favor, just leave your link in reply.


The website is iAppleRebel .com
Marketboom Premium
Congrats on starting your site Craig! That first step can be a doosy at first till you get the lessons done and implemented a few times. Knowing how to research and write it all down is half the battle of curating content your visitors will enjoy! See you around the platform.
kvchung Premium
Hi Craig, thank you for the follow, will follow you back. Welcome to WA. It looks like you are making great progress. Keep at it! Be sure to reach out to the WA community if you need any help, they are your best resource and greatest support!
Wishing you all the best to success with your online business!
MiaLambert Premium
Hi Craig! I just checked your website. I love it! It is neat and clear and I love how you write. And you did all of these in 2017??!! Wow!
I would just add social media plug-ins and you should enable comments on your pages. Otherwise grate work.
Wish you all the best!
MalMuller Premium
Hi Craig,
thanks for following e, just returned the comliment.
Just had a brief look at your web page - I like it, quite original even though it's about a common theme...... wish you all the best with that. I'm just getting started myself, and have great expectaions of this site, having been already scammed out of nearly $60K. Life goes on ..............
joy4life Premium
Hi Craig,
I am delighted to learn that you are a pro writer. While I am very new to IM, I can't help but believe that a mastery of the written work will only be a huge asset on this platform. I wish you the best. I will follow your online career.
LindaRose1 Premium
Hi Craig. Thanks for following me. I checked out your website and I love it! You pulled me in instantly starting off with motivation. I definitely stayed more than 20 seconds! Your content is interesting and informative, and I believe many of us who can relate. Your graphics are great as well. The only issue I noticed is the "join here" links under "Wealthy Affiliate - My Review" on the first page are not showing up as active. When I click through to "read more" they are active on that page. It appears you enjoy helping people and giving back.

To your success!

mrresourcful Premium
Hi, Guys and Gals, I want to thank you, every last one of you for following me. I will do my best to make you proud, and to help anyone I can to enhance whatever project you need help on. If you have a problem whatever it may be just drop me a note, and I'll see if I can give you some direction to go in. Regards and once again Thanks for your faith and support. Frank Perrella aka
NWTDennis Premium
Hello Craig ... thank you for the follow. That's an interesting site domain name. Sounds like you are driven to tell your boss to ... take this job and shove it, lol.

Check out Johnny Paychecks lyrics for his CW song of the same title. Take this job and shove it, I ain't working here no more ...

I wish you the best on your WA journey ... and hope you get a chance to use these lyrics very soon.
LaineyMoney Premium
Hi Craig. I took a look at your site. It's coming along nicely. I read the "About" page and the info on the Marshall University football team, and your book. Wow, what a tragedy, but memorialized through your writing. I wish you great success in the affiliate area of your career. Thanks for the follow. Lainey
CraigG1 Premium
Deeply appreciate the feedback.
VenaS Premium
You've done a good job so far, you're attracting visitors and they are commenting, that's great. Keep your focus as you continue to learn. It won't be long before you begin to earn.

Thanks for the follow and welcome to WA. I'm following you as well.

Best wishes to your success.
tudogz Premium
Welcome to the team. As a writer, you'll have a head start when it comes to writing copy.
I've been an amateur writer myself for some time and done a copywriting course recently.
I've found it helps considerably.
Where are you located? I'm in Australia.
Good luck with your endeavours.
tudogz Premium
Just checked out your site.
Very professional. :-)
CraigG1 Premium
Thanks for the feedback. I'm in North Carolina (USA).
tudogz Premium
Hi Craig.
Can I ask a favor?
Will you take a look at my-buzz.com and give me an honest appraisal?
As an experienced journo, I'm sure any feedback from you would be invaluable.
In particular, do you think centering my copy is a good idea? I personally like it, but one or two have said it's harder to read.
Thanks in anticipation, Thomas.
RamonaBrooks Premium
Hello CraigG1:

I checked out your website it looks really nice! Are you sure you haven't built websites before? Your website looks very professional.

I just purchased a domain before i signed up with WA with GoDaddy and the domain name is Affiliate Marketing now.com

I was planning on that being my second niche after I finished my current website with WA.

Anyway, your site is awesome!
CraigG1 Premium
Thanks so much for the kind words. I'm new to this. Never built a website before. Just trying to get the most out of what WA has to offer. What is your link? What I'm seeing is now.com, Please send me your link again.
RamonaBrooks Premium
Hi CraigG1:

Are you talking about the domain that I regisgtered with GoDaddy before I signed up with WA?

Well, that link - which I have started building a website with yet, is: www.AffiliateMarketernow.com.
mbani Premium
Hi there and thanks for including me into your network!

This is a great place to learn everything you need to know about internet marketing with an awesome community to help you.

I'm interested to see what you will create, what niche you will select and so forth!

Best wishes to your success and see you around the site!

RamonaBrooks Premium
Hello CraigG!:

Nice meeting you. I wanted to be a journalist once upon a time in my life.

Well, I am very new also with " Wealthy Affiliate" and you are probably alot further than I am in building your website.

For the last couple of weeks; my life has been very hectic; I have a granddaughter in Portland who is expecting her first baby; and she got in a car accident; and the doctors thought they were going to have to induce her - but, now they are just going to let her finish out her term.

So, I am expecting a new bundle of you anyday now!

And I have been taking a series of test for some unexpected challenges in my health; so this is life!

I am just now getting back to working on my website, so it will be the "blind" leading the "blind" so to speak!

But, I will be more than happy to look at your website.

I will be chatting with you soon and thank you for following me.
CraigG1 Premium
Be blessed on this day and always for there is nothing that can separate you from the love of God.
BobHerron2 Premium
Hey Craig, Wow man, I went to your web site! Not close to being finished yet? Let me tell you, what is not close to being finished yet! I have entered my third month and I have built a web site but got stuck on the SEO part of it and there I am! I figured it out finally and was ready to move forward when I found that they were updated for 2017 and I was stuck again! So, talk about not being finished yet! Your web site looks fantastic to me! I am impressed! You will be making money in no time at all, as for me, I'm about to pack it in!! I can't be wasting my time like this, but, it is nice to see others doing well! Good job man!! I could never really get the hang of these computers! lol Bob
BBrandt Premium
Hello Craig,
Thank you for following me. I have added you to my network. I believe the training available here is top notch. Please check out my website, I am passionate about health/well-being. I will look for you on your social media and look forward to working with you.

Much success to you.

Norselark Premium
Thank you for inviting me to follow, Craig! At WA I'm a newbie, but my perspectives are long-term, continuing earlier work. There is clearly a lot to learn. WA is the place and community to be in - it is genuine and sincere. The best part is to get to know people.

Your blog and enthusiasm is inspiring - and reading the diverse sites here (and interact) is what I'll do a lot. My daily schedule is rather full, but as a 'yearly' at WA I intend to be here as much as time allows. (This response couldn't come earlier, as I've been away traveling.)

Your approach reminds me of old proverbs - each and every human experience and insight is found there!

Till next time,
Jan P. :)
CraigG1 Premium
Deeply appreciate the feedback. Thanks so much.
Karppa Premium
Thanks for your follow Graig. By the way, you have a great domain name. It’s great to create connections within the WA community.
I wish all the best with your online businesses here at WA. Please let me know if I can help you in a way or another. Thanks&Regards;
petervcrisp Premium
There is a famous quote from Mark Twain:

"If it's your job to eat a frog, it's best to do it first thing in the morning. And if it's your job to eat two frogs, it's best to eat the biggest one first."

And that just means - do your hardest task first or at least as soon as you can in the morning. If you do this then the rest of your day is easy from there!


Hello, thanks for the follow and welcome to WA. You are definitely in the right place!

People have plenty to share and there is plenty to learn also so take your time and enjoy the experience.

I may not be in the top 200 list anymore (because I don’t socialize here much) but I do have many interesting posts on my site and some you might really like, many people do. I have over 2,000 positive comments, so take a look and get some ideas as to what you can do with your site.

Let me know if I can help you in any way

Cheers Peter :)
P.S You might like this one:
RDoren Premium
Thank you for adding me to your network Craig. I followed you back. With your background I don't think you will have any problems with creative writing. Think about human interest stories and apply it to your niche. Make friends. WA is quite good at helping us with that understanding and they will break down the technical stuff and help you thru it. Best wishes for your success. Bob
CraigG1 Premium
Deeply appreciate your feedback. Thanks.
WLG Premium
Hello Craig,

Thanks for the follow I'm returning the favor, pleased to make your acquaintance. I checked out your site and I am quite impressed. You did a fantastic job, I congratulate you on a job well done.

I Pray that all is well with you and your loved ones and everyone is in the best of health. May Our LORD and Savior Continue to Shower His Abundant Blessing UpOn You.

Have a Blessed and Safe WeekEnd;
To God All Glory Is Given;
Praise His Holy Name;
Your Brother in Christ;
TheOldSilly Premium
Thanks for the follow Craig, I'm following you back, too. Career journalist, eh? Very cool. I am a novelist, so fiction is my main thing, but I've always been intrigued by journalism - especially the kind that really digs into and yanks the truth out to light.

Anyway, good to connect with you here, and I wish you much success with WA.
teamaloha Premium
Thank you for the follow CraigG1! Wishing you best success here at WA! I just rejoined after being gone for more than a year...hoping to learn and experience great success this time around (didn't put in the time to learn all that WA has to offer the first time due to work, travel and school schedule). It truly is a great community here!
CraigG1 Premium
I agree.
GeorgeX Premium
Hi there Craig, nice to meet ya. Thank you for being a part of my network, I am now a part of your network too. Keep up the great work, you are making great strides.

I'm learning from you already just from the questions you have asked. Look forward to learning more from you...much success my friend!

Sarahjean39 Premium
CraigG1 From read your profile of all things you done so from you right were you should be. you're with the right now who can help you and me reach our goal's. Sometime I'll get a little nerve but I try not to let that in the way of what I want for myself .So what we'll going to do that's is keep on pushing until we get were we suppose to be.failing is not an option for us.OK Sarahjean
Maddy55 Premium
Nice to meet you Craig, thanks for the follow too. Not sure I responded to you yet, I lose track! I joined in Janurary and my website has been live for a couple of weeks. I have learned so much here and if I need to, I also go to Youtube videos as well! There is so much help everywhere! Wishing you much success, we're all in the same boat!
Maddy55 Premium
checked out your website and I agree with others, you are doing a great job. As a journalist, you are a few steps ahead already knowing how to write! High five!
despatis Premium
Dear Craig, welcome to our WA community, you're on the right place to start an online business! Thanks for sharing and for adding me to your WA network, much appreciated. Seems you're doing very well, so keep on track and let's stay in touch.

Dmk71152 Premium
Looked over you website...very good information there.

I can't imagine being so personally involved in that tragedy (Marshall) as you were. I guess your choice of a career helps some...and your book will help insure your friends memories live on forever with the book.

By the way I went to Miami of Ohio and have many friends that went to Marshall ... I did not attend Miami until 1971 but the Marshall tragedy was a subject of interest and conversation to us.

I had visions of playing football at Miami...but I would have been a tackling dummy during that period as they were so good...I did go to their bowls games (Tangerine back then). I went on to play rugby there and continued into my 50's.

I think we all spend our lives missing the camaraderie and teamwork of our sports years.

Good Luck...but it does not seem you will need it.

Dave Kerchner
CraigG1 Premium
Hello Dave ... Thanks so much for the kind words. Yeah, Miami of Ohio was a major power in the MAC in those days. Best wishes and let's stay in touch.
Blackiecharm Premium
Hi Craig

Yeah this is the place to be. I joined about 2 months ago and I've learned a lot and realise I've got more to learn. For most of my life I have wanted to be a writer but just never got into it.

Well guess what? I'm creating content and I'm writing more than I have ever done before. I'm having some fun too.

Wishing you the best of luck

Kimmm Premium
I like your website! I hope to use it for tips on writing my blog. I am in process of building my website. I have no content yet. I will be writing about my camping experiences in the Upper Midwest. I plan to give reviews of the places I've been and tips on things to do in those locations. I'm excited to get off the ground!

I wish you the best in your endeavors!
CraigG1 Premium
Thanks for your feedback. Sounds like you're going to have some very good content for your site. Best wishes.
Pernilla Premium
Hello Craig!
Nice to meet you. Thanks for following me. I will follow you to.

Had a quick look at your website. You have done a very good job in such a short time since you joined. I like the clean and easy structure. Often websites are overloaded, but yours is not.

I wish you great success in the online business, I'm sure you will be successful being a journalist who masters the words!

All the best,
:-) Pernilla
CraigG1 Premium
Thank you for the kind words.
drric Premium
Hello CraigG1,
Thank for the follow and welcome to the WA family. All the best in your internet venture. You can also connect with me on social media (see my profile).
For your website you can summit it on site feedback and get some ideas on what you doing well so far and what will need some work. But first you have to give feedback on others projects.
davis9800 Premium
Hi Craig, My name is Sharon. I retired from a career in hospital administration. It sounds as though we are in about the same place with respect to building a business. I am also working on my website. I will definitely check out your site. Good Luck with your new business.
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

Lady May Premium
Hey thx for following me it's an honor! I'm sure you'll do really well at WA! Here is one of my blog articles to help you move forward I hope we can continue to connect and share ideas with each other in the future. Sharon :)
CobusvdM Premium
Hello Craig, Nice to be connected!
♫Thank you for following me. ツ I wish you a lot of learning pleasure and fun on WA.
I am a fairly newbie to WA, but I have put my head into it and I am prepared to do the work needed to reach success.
My first road bump was to how to decide on a niche. I thought it good to write a post on how I got to a decision. Please read about it here and leave me a comment. Cheers for now.
….enjoy the WA journey
vanbot Premium
Hi Craig, thanks for the follow, I am following you back and yes, Craig, you are so in the right place at the right time. Here you will be given all the training you will need to be successful online, and we do have the best community, full of friendly, helpful people. Stay awhile and enjoy:-))Steph
kmer6 Premium
Good afternoon to you Craig, my name is Ken and I welcome you to WA and thank you for the follow. If you don't have any online marketing skills I suggest you start with the Get Started Here section first [top left green box]. You will learn how to select a niche, build a niche website and learn keyword research. All else is built around these three principles. You can promote other people's products, promote your own products, or both. In any case, the object is to earn an income.
I look forward to working with you and wish you much success and prosperity in your journey.
Kyle Premium
Craig, 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 Craig.
CraigG1 Premium
Thanks Kyle. When you get a chance, please take a look at my WA site. It's in the the early stages and there's more that needs to be added. Thanks in advance for your help. Here's the link http://mybossisfired.com
Kyle Premium
A few suggestions here:

(1) I recommend that you keep your menus on one line, versus flowing over into 2-3 lines. This makes the navigation experience much more comprehendible to your audience and also will put more emphasis on your content as your menu will not take up so much vertical space. You can do this with custom menus.

You can add these custom menus to organize your top menu in any way in which you like, as well as create sub-menus (for themes that will support this). You can also use these custom menus to add within your side widgets on your website (within your sidebar).

Here is a tutorial on how to create custom menus: I use custom menus on all of my websites (over-ride that default menu). It allows much more control and organization....both good things!

(2) You want content like this to be a "post" so that you can get comments and engagement on it.


Everything you create moving forward should be created as a post. All posts allow for comments.

(3) You should be adding feature images to all of your posts. You can do this within the post editor for each post that you create, down the right hand side below the tags you will see the option to upload a feature image (see attached image for reference)

This will add an image beside your content snippet on your blog roll which makes your blog roll much more visual.


Overall, nice work. You are definitely off and running here. :)
HisbelA Premium
Hi Craig,
Thank you for following me, I do really appreciate it.
I do agree with you that we are in the right place at the right time, and I am sure that your journalistic experience will give you that extra advantage, creating blogs posts for you is probably second nature, and in here you will learn very quickly how to create the website and to implement the techniques for online marketing.
I wish you great success in this new adventure.
All the best
apache1 Premium
Welcome to WA Craig. With the training, Kyle and Carson provide, the video by Jay, the immense support and other training by our fellow members. You are definitely in the right place. All that is needed is your want to succeed, to believe in yourself and always keep going forwards.

Wishing you well
Take care be well
DaveSw Premium
Hi, Craig...

You are indeed at the right place to learn properly how to do this online marketing business...I tried a couple of other sites that purported to offer what WA does, but it quickly became apparent to me this was not the case...

As a fisherman is wont to say, "I cut bait and ran" from those sites and eventually came across Wealthy Affiliate while looking for something else doing research...

As they say, the rest of the story is that I am here to this day, 21 months later, a happy camper with this place and what is offered. It is a daily feed of pertinent information I look forward to...

In your case, it seems that this foray into online marketing will be an easy move for you. having a journalist background provides you the skill set to excel!

Good to meet you and best of luck!

Dave : )
PSheridan Premium
Hello and welcome to WA. Thanks for the follow. Wishing you much success and prosperity here. I am attaching a link to my thought of the day, hope you enjoy.
Robert-A Premium
Hello Craig and welcome to Wealthy Affiliate.
Since you joined you will surely have realized by now that internet marketing can be a steep learning curve.
If you do get stuck then can I suggest you browse some of the 300+ blogs I have published within WA.
You have decided to follow me so thank you for the follow and I will follow you as well.
Remember - get involved.
Enjoy your day.
Robert Allan
Roybretton Premium
Hello Craig, thank you for the follow, I am now following you! It's great to see you here at Wealthy Affiliate, this is a great place to learn about Internet marketing and making money online. I wish you every success in your new venture and I look forward to networking with you and reading your blog posts.

All the best to you Craig, Roy.
Powerhousevi Premium
Honored to follow and humbled to be followed herein @ WA Craig. .
Being fairly new my only advice is to 'use the tools' because I've found this place far&away; the best place to crawl, walk, and run.
My goal is to make people better in health via a Functional Wellness approach and look forward to 'reaching out' to many more here.
I wish you and yours much success in all of your business venture(s) and new life moments.
Be Well, Be Safe, & Be YOU! I remain ...

... Earnestly, DJ
Compsol99 Premium
Thank you very much for following me and welcome to the WA community! Be sure to follow all the training that is available on this site and don't be afraid to ask questions. The people in the WA community, myself included, are happy to help you. Best of luck to you in your endeavors.
Shawn - Yearly Premium Member

P.S. Please check out my websites on my profile page to get an idea of what the Wealthy Affiliate training can do for you. Any feedback or comments would be greatly appreciated.
david32 Premium
Great meeting you Graig and thank you for the follow and now following you back. And I agree with you this is a fantastic place to learn and earn with members working together and supporting each other every day from the notice like me to the expertise of Kylie and Carson and members like them all helping each other to reach our goals .

DELJAR Premium
Hi, Craig. Welcome to WA! It's nice to meet you. Thank you for following me. I have followed you back. You have come to the right place which will expand your horizons when it comes to internet marketing. The community is there to help you every step of the way. Wish you every success in your online learning business journey!
Adel :)
Loes Premium
Hello Craig,♫Welcome! Nice to meet you ツ I wish you a lot of learning pleasure and fun on WA. Thank you for adding me to your network.

From the start, I have written training for every issue I had problems with myself. I made an addition for After The Walkthrough. Also a list of 1001 niche ideas, 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. I just love lists:) It has been very helpful to a lot of people. I have listed them in one blog you can find on my profile. It's the first website link right under “Follow me on” (click on my picture to get there). I hope to help you with those.

If you have any questions, please reply to this message or leave a comment on my profile.
Success building your business in 2017. See you around, Greetings Loes
SweetTLC Premium
Hi Craig. It's nice to meet you. I hope you're enjoying your time here at wealthy affiliate so far. It's a really really wonderful Community, as I can tell you've already figured that out. I wish you great training while your learning and monstrous success in life and online.
stephhill Premium
Hi Craig:

Many thanks for following me. I am now following you as well. Being a career journalist sounds pretty exciting and you have the face of journalist- that is a good thing by the way. :) Since you already are an expert at writing, learning Internet Marketing will be easy for you. I am sure you will do great!

JasonKim Premium
Hello Craig, and welcome to Wealthy Affiliate. Good to have you as a part of our community. I want to thank you for having me be a part of your network and I've followed you back as well. I wish you the very best in achieving your personal and financial goals.

Gunnertwist Premium
Thanks for the follow, I really appreciate it. Being a Journalist will help you with writting here so that will be good! I wish u success in your endeavours. If have questions of need some help just give me a shout and I will do my best to help u. Good luck :)
spurway Premium
Hello Craig
nice to meet you here at WA . Thank you for the follow and all the best in achieving your goals at Wealthy Affiliate. It is a great community here . I just follow you back . My favorite part here is the networking , love and look forward each day . I have 1 hour to do so each day .
Cheers Sylvia
DavePancost Premium
Thanks for following me Crag. It's nice meeting you. Where are you located? I'm up in the Pacific Northwest in the US. The state of Washington. Pretty cold and rainy up here so I'm hoping I can move back to the south west, back into the desert. Looking at Las Vegas, Nevada.

Won't take up more of your time, just wanted to thank you and say "Hi". I wish you all the best in your online endevors

nathaniell 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! :)
CraigG1 Premium
I'm thinking that heath & fitness would be a good niche for me to start with. Not sure if I should focus on diet and weight loss or fitness tips, trends and solutions for people over 50. What are your thoughts? Thanks in advance for sharing.
nathaniell Premium
Finding a good niche seems like a tough task, but it's actually pretty easy. Actually, ANY niche can make money, so you definitely should not worry if your niche is profitable or not. As far as competition goes, that's also something to not worry about. If there's competition, it just means people are making money. That means you can make some too! As time progresses, new products come out, new technology is introduced, new ideas formed, and each change is an opportunity for "the new kid" to get a foothold and overtake established websites.

So the big question is not "what" is going to make money, but "what do you want to make money with?"

In other words, what are your own interests?
What do you think would be interesting to research and write about?
What do you want to help people with?

A good sentence to help you decide your niche is "I want to help people _____"

Helping people is the best way to make money in any business. Everyone wins. Short of that, pick something that you just find interesting.

There are literally thousands of affiliate programs, products, and ways to make money in any niche or industry if you get creative. All of that will come into focus in Level 3 of your training, so for now, we just need to look at getting your topic chosen, your website built, and then start creating awesome content for your business!

So health and fitness is a good start, but what specifically? Bodybuilding for women will be a completely different topic from healthy eating for men over 50!
CraigG1 Premium
How about these possibilities for a niche?
diet and weight loss
fitness tips for seniors
diet and weight loss for seniors
diet and weight loss for men over 50
nathaniell Premium
These are great ones!

fitness tips for seniors
diet and weight loss for seniors
diet and weight loss for men over 50

Any one of these would work for a niche!
Marcel92 Premium
Hello Craig and welcome to our Wealthy Affiliate community.
You are in good hands here with all kinds of training and people always ready to help out with your online journey.
Thank you for following.

Wishing you the very best with your online journey.
My profile page - https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/marcel92

>>>> A simple act of caring creates an endless ripple that comes back to you..

In Friendship

nathaniell Premium
Welcome to Wealthy Affiliate Craig!

Nathaniell here - you probably remember me from my site One More Cup of Coffee. I'm glad to see you've signed up and are ready to get started building your online business.

Right now, there are just two super important things you need to know.

1) If you ask questions and interact with the community you are far more likely to see results with your business. The support here at WA is the best in the internet marketing industry...please take advantage of it.

2) You can access me for 1-on-1 support by leaving a message on my profile https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/nathaniell or by responding directly to this message.

There are a ton of other features worth exploring, but they are explained the main training. Time to get started on the first lesson!

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CraigG1 Premium
Did you receive my earlier messages about the niche ideas I came up with?
nathaniell Premium
Yes, just left you a response.