About MeganW
Joined June 2014
I'm Megan, a single mum from Australia trying to find more ways to provide for my kids. I want to be able to work from home so I can support my family whilst still undertaking all my care responsibilities to my children and elderly relatives. I am prepared to give this my all to make my dream a reality!


Update 5 November 2017 - well I've been back for just over two weeks and I'm working hard on my site. I have given up so many times over the years but this is my year and I am going to make this work. I am excited about how my website is looking and once this one is working well I will be fixing up the other two I started. I'm focusing on one at a time instead of trying to do it all at once and now it feels doable.

Looking forward to sharing the journey with you. You can connect with me on my profile below.

Regards,
Megan
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Madek Premium
Hey, Megan!

I would feel great having you as a follower! Wish you high achievements and success in your marketing venture at WA. Keep moving forward! Come to me on my G+ through https://plus.google.com/u/0/116531398108257503951
I also invite you to cast a glance on my website www.lifeandhealths.com
Hope you enjoy! Cheers!

Madek
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Madek Premium
Hey, Megan!

I would feel great having you as a follower! Wish you high achievements and success in your marketing venture at WA. Keep moving forward! Come to me on my G+ through https://plus.google.com/u/0/116531398108257503951
I also invite you to cast a glance on my website www.lifeandhealths.com
Hope you enjoy! Cheers!

Madek
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RobinSxD Premium
Hi Megan. I stumbled upon Your latest post and decided to reach out to You with actual ways to turn Your bad luck around. Make sure that you read that when You find the time, as there are some important notes in there You should know, before You might give up on Yourself.

I'll make sure to follow You along the path to establish that things are moving in the right direction.

The model of Internet Marketing is a guaranteed success, as long as You don't quit. - Regardless of how slow You progress, or how poor You perform. Eventually, You WILL arrive to Your destination of inancial freedom. Because that's how organic traffic is working.
So, Chin up! - And let's look at what is causing You this, instead!

Sincerely,
Robin
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MeganW Premium
Thank you! Was so tired after a crazy few weeks and then to wake up to that this morning just felt like blah. I haven't given up - I have been busy plugging away in the background of my blog as well as posting on Facebook so fingers crossed it turns soon!
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RobinSxD Premium
I understand. It's only natural to react.

Those are both some good basics. But I'm pretty confident that this won't be enough. Your issue right now is that You're not converting as You could. And are, as we speak, leaving substantial amount of 'money on the table'.

So again, what is Your knowledge on Lead Generation? And which of those strategieshave You implemented so far, on Your current website?
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Hi Dena.
i'm Chris from Swansea South Wales and i started on here yesterday. Hope if i put all my time into it ill make millions. Cant follow you as im a free member at the moment and used all my follows lol.
Love and light.
Chris Davies'
p.s. haven't a clue how you use this site, don't know what i'm doing just hope it will give me what i put in .. when i find out what to put in lol.
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Gautier31 Premium
Thanks for following me. That is very impressive to be in the top 100. I doubt I will ever rank that high. So have you been really successful with your online business? I still have a lot to learn. I am a registered nurse, but I am hoping I can eventually replace my job with an online business. I want to at least make what I am making now and hopefully more because I have a lot of debt. I want to be able to spend more time with my family and have the freedom of working my own schedule and spending more time doing the things I love. I don't know if I will ever have that, but I am here and I am going to give it my all. I wish you the best, once again thanks for following me!
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sdawson Premium
Hi Megan, nice to meet you. I've been to Austrailia once to see my missionary daughter when she was in the hospital in Cairns. I enjoyed the people I met. Wish I could have seen more of the country. Best wishes on your efforts here and thanks for the follow - Shirley
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MeganW Premium
One day when your site is making money you can visit Australia again and we'll have a coffee together!
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SylviaH1 Premium
Well trying to provide for kids makes it hard to carve out some time for yourself. So Megan why not just find some affiliates that you're interested in and put them on your website so you can bring in some revenue? Write content when you get a couple hours, maybe late at night. It's not easy to earn a living, in the house were out. Hang in there.
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Jewelia Premium
Hi Megan,

Thank you for adding me to your network. It's nice to e-meet you! I see that you joined WA a few years ago but returned just recently. Don't give up! I wish you great success in your new venture and look forward to our fun and challenging journey with WA.

~ Julia
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AfqmBiz Premium
Hi Megan, thanks for the following and I am following you back.

I am pleased to see you at Wealthy Affiliate while on networking with me here. I wish you all the best and future success.

Strive forward for your aspiration in making income through online platform and may it long continue.
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LisaMcCullo1 Premium
Hello,thanks for the follow!I too am like you except my children are grown and the only income that i receive is disability which isn't much a month!I've only been working on one site and invested a little money into it but have felt like giving up myself yet i haven't.Mothering is a 24/7 alone and i wish you the best!
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Loes Premium
Hello Megan,♫Welcome! I am so pleased you found WA. Nice to meet you ツ I wish you a lot of learning pleasure and fun at WA. Thank you for adding me to your network.

From the start, I have written training for every issue I had problems with myself. And I share all my interesting findings on my blog space. I have listed them on a blog for you. When you type in “Blogs list top rated by Loes” into the search bar on top, you'll find my goodies under Blogs. 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 2018. See you around, Greetings Loes
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StunningBell Premium
Hello,

Thanks for adding me to your network. I'm following you back.

We are all very fortunate to belong to this amazing platform and family. All the help we need to succeed online is found in one place. Life couldn't be better.

I'm seriously enjoying y 3 months of membership and life is only getting better and better, as I acquire knowledge and improve my website on a daily basis.

I also wish you a very interesting ride here. Wishing you all the best.
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AnnieCollyer Premium
Hey Megan. It is great that you are looking to support your family with this amazing technology and community. When I was a single mom, it was really tough to juggle family commitments and building a career. These days, with this training, it is not like you have to spend 3 years in entry-level positions to make it happen. Woohoo!
I think your decision to concentrate on one website at a time makes a ton of sense. Do one, following all the steps, and maximize its potential. Then take on another, visit the first, etc.
I am a newbie to this, but I have owned and run businesses in my past 'working' life. I write a lot for our local paper, because I am active in the community for our schools. It takes me about 2-3 hours to write a blog including some research and putting up pictures. I am not at the point yet (see where I am at www.AnniesArtSupplies.com) where I am doing links or adding affiliates or videos or other stuff, so that will take more time I think.
Research takes the longest, writing is pretty quick for me, finding and adding pics takes a bit of time, but I have a bunch now, so I expect that to take less. I have a list of a bunch of topics, have a bunch of saved keywords, and love the WA keyword app (although I wish you did not have to click to get each result!). It is what it is, right?
Hope this helps!
Annie
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MeganW Premium
Yeah just wish it hadn't taken me 3 years to work this out lol. Hate my job now even more than I did 3 years ago so I probably could have saved myself at least 18months of heartache there! Anyway onwards and upwards. I just need to stop overthinking everything I post!

Your site looks good - clean but it will look awesome when you get to adding things to your sidebars :) Your content reads well but I always struggle to comment on art sites as I'm in no way artistic - much to my daughter's disgust lol
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MeganW Premium
Just noticed on you Paint Brush article you have at the bottom "Have At It!" did you mean Have a Go at it?
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MeganW Premium
Just commented on your paintbrushes post. If you have time would you mind commenting on a post that interests you on my site - walkingthegenes.com

Thanks :)
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Urolin1981 Premium
Hi! Megan,

Welcome to WA and thank you for following me.

Here I would like to applaud you for making a right decision to join the right Internet program with unparalleled training and member fellowship and support.

Now you can await the coming of success if persistently taking the right actions as instructed in the WA training course and the help from its members, though hard and tough. In reality, there has been no such a program like WA.

To illustrate what I stated and assured above, welcome to peruse few of my WA posts and some contents in my site, www.ebettercare.com, built with WA's WP platform.

If encountering any questions, just ask the WA members, who will surely and timely lend their helping hands.

Here I wish the best for your success to come,


James
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Megan and welcome to Wealthy Affiliate.
Since you joined way back in June 2014 you will perhaps come to the conclusion that internet marketing can be a steep learning curve.
If you do get stuck on anything then can I suggest you browse some of the 380+ blogs I have published within WA.
You have decided to follow me and I will follow you as well.
Enjoy your day.
Robert Allan
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BradB18 Premium
WOW, Megan, we have a lot in common.

I'm from Australia (Sydney)
I'm cooking every night for my daughter
AND I made the same mistake as yourself, trying to do too much at the one time. 3 websites exactly. We both NOW know it is much better one at a time.

I thank you for following me and I wish you the best in all aspects of life.

Cheers,

Brad
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MeganW Premium
Yeah when I read you were from Sydney I added you - I try to add as many Aussie's as possible :)

I lived in Sydney for nearly 4 years as a kid - Punchbowl and Holsworthy.

Good luck to both of us this time around! Although I'm feeling much more confident this time and my website is looking great. I have pages and pages of scrap paper with ideas jotted down :/

Good luck
Megan
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BradB18 Premium
Thanks, Megan,

I lived in Wattle Grove next to Holsworthy for a few years before moving to Perth. Now I am back in Sydney.

Good luck also.
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MeganW Premium
I also lived in Perth for 3 years before moving to Sydney ;)
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BradB18 Premium
OMG

I lived at Ocean Reef and worked in Fremantle
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Phelandi Premium
Hi Megan, I have similar reasons to you for doing this! You are absolutely right in taking small steps and concentrating on one thing at a time. I'm sure you have a very busy life! Wishing you every success this year and those to come! Thanks for the follow, I followed you back :-)

Jessica
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despatis Premium
Dear Megan, thanks for sharing and for accepting my invite, much appreciated. Seems you're doing very well, so keep on track and let's stay in touch.

Desmond
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Urolin1981 Premium
Hi! Megan,
Congratulate on gaining a mega-leap in WA ranking by 30, which clearly says you have worked hard and smart. And you will be my model of an effective E-marketing pursuer inside WA, which is the right place and the best of its kind in the market as what I have perceived over my past 44 days in WA. The more I studies, the more I learned, and the more I can perceive what I may expect. To know each other for mutual supporting down the road, welcome to peruse articles in www.ebettercare.com, which I have been building soon after joining WA some 44 days ago.Of course, do not forget to leave your critical comment and suggestion so I can have a hope to push this digital baby into the orbit of E-Marketing sphere, in case you have time to do so for me and us.

Here comes with my sincere welcome and my invitation for networking.

Best to your health and success,


James
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brichnow21 Premium
Welcome, back, Megan!
You are just one of many that has seen frustration, but having the courage to get bck in, is admirable.
I tried back in 2008, and got ripped off for 1000's of dollars...a little company right hear in town. That certainly took the wind out of my sails.
I've nothing but wonderful help from fantastic, caring folks!
I, too, think starting fresh, is the best approach. I started a personal website, but have, also, put it on hold, as it's with Go Daddy, which I need to wait on a transfer.
Best success on this NEW adventure.
Barb
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MeganW Premium
Thank you. Welcome to you. I'm very excited about my site. I'm now in the increasing traffic stage. This is where it gets hard. I'm launching my Facebook page on Saturday and will put it out to my friends then. Scared but excited.
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HelenpDoyle Premium
Megan, I just found you on the site comments section. I got so interested in your site that I wrote the comments there instead of the 'Site Comments' section. Oh well I can't win them all!

Why don't you put your internet links over to the right at the bottom of the page. That makes it pretty easy for the rest of us to visit you.

See you around.

Helen
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MeganW Premium
Thanks Helen - so glad you're enjoying my site. My hard work is paying off! Thank you for pointing out the link button - I'd never noticed it before!

Regards,
Megan
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MeganW Premium
Hi Helen

I've posted a comment on your site to repay you :) Not a fan of sci-fi myself, although my son is, but I found an eReader review and I LOVE my eReader.

Regards,
Megan
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HelenpDoyle Premium
Me love eReader too! But books come first. At night though I love being able to read and not leave a warm bed to put the lights out. And if I can't sleep it's so easy to grab the eReader and read in the soft light.

Did I read somewhere that you are in Queensland?
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MeganW Premium
Hi Helen

Yep in Brisbane. I love my eReader in bed too and when I go out or away I always have the next book without filling a case full of books! The one issue with an eReader in bed is it hurts more than a paperback when you doze off and hit yourself in the face with it ;)

Whereabouts in Tassie are you? I fell in love with Tassie when we did a road trip down there in 2014.
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HelenpDoyle Premium
I know all about the eReader cover belting my nose.

We are down south of Huonville (south of Hobart) in a village named Port Huon.
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phildora Premium
Hi Megan! Thanks for the follow!

Now you're continuing on a new adventure which will amaze you! Stay focused, determined and motivated to achieve success!

Don't hesitate to reach out for help--I sure did! I also use the search bar at the top of each page where you will find articles, blogs, and videos to accomplish any task!

All the best in not only meeting but exceeding your business goals!
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MeganW Premium
Thank you. I've been around for a couple of years now but keep dropping off. This time I am going to do this. I am going to get an income from this. I am determined!
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phildora Premium
Good for you, Megan. Don't have "give up" in your vocab.!
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janbey Premium
Hi Megan,
I saw your request for constructive feedback on your Genealogy website.

I think you have made a good start it now needs filling out. It was interesting reading about your relationship with your grandmother, but I think there could be more information about other in your family. You tell us that you originally did a lot of work on paper but neglected to inform your readership as to how far you were able to trace your family back. That may prove an interesting read.

Keep working on it, you are travelling in the right direction, if you have completed the training, don't forget to revert back to it when required.

I wish you well on journey with WA. I am following you to see you progress.

I have sent you a private message.

Kind regards
...Age...
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MeganW Premium
I have a whole heap more to add in content but think for a days effort I did pretty well. I intend to put up my tree and stories just need to write things up and upload
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boomergp08 Premium
Thank you Megan for the follow and many blessings to you here at WA. If you need any help remember to post your question in the comments section or on live chat, and someone will be able to help you.

You can also check out my blog posts on my profile page. I blog about ways to help you build a better website and best practices here at WA. I also post an entertaining and/or humorous blog every Sunday. Enjoy!
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LucindaF Premium
Not a very good economy is it despite what the politicians say! My age doesn't help either - 64! I have always been able to get jobs as a Personal Assistant until a couple of years ago. It is very scary. I have neither the money nor the desire to retire!!
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MeganW Premium
I'm hearing you. I'm a single mum who gets no help from their father. I have numerous medical conditions and have a son with special needs whom I home school. I work part-time as well. Single parents seem to be getting hit in all the big budgets - Howard's last budget attacked us, Gillard's budget attacked us, and Abbott's budget will just about finish us off. Seriously I think they want women to stay submissive in abusive relationships! I just seem to be going backwards no matter what I try so I'm wanting to get this going and after the comments on my site so from WA members I am beginning to think I might just be able to make this work! I have an idea for another site going on in the background that I want to get up and running once this one is bringing in some money.
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caylynn Premium
G'day Megan. Just wanted to stop by since I saw you in chat. When it starts jumping get distracted, then it's difficult to write fast enough to explain. Hope you got all your important questions answered.

Are you close to district downtown by UQ? One of my cousins will be graduating next year, still lives on campus. Hoping to get to my reunion and also visit family. Our ranch outback isn't in a township, but the northeast plain is closest to Maryborough, inland of Frazier Isle.

Welcome to the WA. Several Aussies here. Have you met Jude Banks? She lives in Sydney, but closer than me. A good ten hour drive up/down the coast is better than a 13 hour air flight from/to Oklahoma. LOL. Will be happy to help if you get pommeled. ^_~
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MeganW Premium
Hi Caylynn, I'm about 20 minutes drive from UQ. I know where Maryborough and Fraser Island are. Haven't been up there in a very long time though I keep meaning to go! I met Jude last night, she was very helpful with a problem I had :)
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caylynn Premium
She is super. Am glad you got the help you needed. Am sure we all will bump into one another again. Take care.
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Carson Premium
Hey Megan! Today I just wanted to follow up with you to see how things are going! I hope all is well and you are enjoying yourself here within the Wealthy Affiliate community.

I want to make myself available to answer any questions or help with anything as you are getting started! Please touch base with me if you ever need a hand with anything or are feeling stuck, I am here to help. :)
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MeganW Premium
I think I'm doing ok thanks Carson. I've set up my website and am now considering my options.
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Carson Premium
Awesome to hear it Megan! Now that you have your website setup you have the foundation of your online business ready to go. Keep following along in the lessons and you will learn how to set it up. In course #2 you'll learn how to get ranked and traffic and how to start generating revenue!!

Talk soon,

Carson
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Kyle Premium
Hey there Megan and welcome to Wealthy Affiliate! I am Kyle, co-founder of Wealthy Affiliate and I am here to help you along the way. If you ever have any questions or need a hand with anything, do let me know.

As a new member here, you should check out the Online Entrepreneur Certification getting started course (Level 1). This is a task based course that will get you taking action on daily tasks that will lead to you building web assets. Here is the link that you will see within your main menu labeled "Get Started Here".

https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/training/online-entrepreneur-certification-getting-started-level-1

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If you join Premium within the first 7 days, here are some bonuses that I am going to be giving you:

(1) You are going to get a 59% discount on your first month Premium membership (only $19)
(2) You are going to get personal and private access to me! If you ever have a question or need help with your campaigns, I will be there.
(3) I am going to be giving you my "Diamond Traffic Bonus"

But only if you join in your first 7 days (this is what I call my "action takers" bonus).

Anyways Megan, thought I would just introduce myself and if you have any questions going forward, let me know. :) Wonderful to have you as part of the community here at WA!

Your friend,

Kyle
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