Bye! Thanks for being awesome.
Last Updated: November 27, 2019
It's with regret that I finally find myself at the point where I need to bid you all farewell.Membership renewal time has come around again and after being a member for a number of years, this year I simply cannot afford to pay the membership fee.Is it something you said?Nope.I've loved my time here at Wealthy Affiliate. You are the most amazing community I've ever been a member of and I'll miss your positive attitude and can-do approach to earning a living online. The training has been great a
My YouTube experiment is bringing visitors to my site
Last Updated: August 1, 2019
Just over a week ago I managed to publish my first YouTube video to my channel.I'd had the channel for two years (as long as the niche site) but had never published anything to it and, to be fair, had only published seven posts to the actual website. What better test for the effectiveness of a YouTube strategy than a mothballed site that never took off?So, I managed to steel myself to publish my first video and got it uploaded.The reception was muted, to say the least. This was hardly a surpris
Hello YouTube - I finally published a video to my channel
Last Updated: July 20, 2019
Thanks to the encouragement of a few members of WA, I finally got my head around how to create a video for my channel. After setting up the lighting, suitable background and so on, it took about fifteen minutes to record and an extra hour to add callouts, subtitles and transitions to it. I've now uploaded it and to be honest, it wasn't the traumatic experience that I thought it would be. I've already discovered some VERY cool things about publishing to YouTube.Within a day of posting my video,
Believe in yourself and others will follow
Last Updated: July 15, 2019
One of the biggest obstacles that you might face as a content creator is that nagging fear that nobody will read what you write.And to a certain degree, when you're starting out, it's true.Before you begin to build traffic and people start visiting your website, there won't be an audience for your words.The importance of sharing and caringThat's where Wealthy Affiliate's Site Comments program comes in. It's not just about building discussion on your website, it's about building your confidence
Are you an action taker or opportunity waster?
Last Updated: July 4, 2019
Sometimes, life can be tough.There are so many things to juggle (especially if you're caring for children) that it can tempting, when the working day is done, to just relax with a Presecco and binge on Netflix. If you're trying to build a side business, this is a way of life that you need to learn to let go of.Entrepreneurs don't get to squander their time watching television or playing games (unless these are specific niches to be exploited).No, you need to stay focused if you're going to jugg