About Pderr1234
Joined July 2013
Updated: 3/18/14
Hi....I'm Pete. I have now been with Wealthy Affiliate for 1 year + now. My goal was, and still is, to learn to develop my website and eventually have it lead to a full time income. I believe I am on the right path to achieve this. While there are good days and bad days in the 'traffic' dept, overall I see improvement.
I am originally from Philly and I am an avid sports fan. Although I am promoting sports apparel, I hope that my website reflects my passion for sports in general. If anyone has any input on sports that they would like to see on my site, please share. Please visit my site....look around....and share your thoughts.Thank you.
website: www.petesportstuff.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/petesportstuff
Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/103441487697777467870
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MJAlex Premium
Thank you for following! Best of luck to you!
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tamiey Premium
Hi! Thanks for following.
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JimmyLean Premium
Thanks for the follow. All the best in WA :)
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adioquerce Premium
Alo Pderr1234, voce trabalha com material esportivo, legal, deve divulgar sobre futebol , apresente a camisa do Flamengo a maior torcida do Brasil.
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pderr1234 Premium
I am very sorry, but I do not speak Spanish (Portuguese?). I believe that you are referring to football (soccer) in Brazil. Please translate.....Thanks...Pete
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davyrobot Premium
Hi Pete! -

It's Great to connect here at WA!

I am Now Following You!

** Have A Great Productive Day! **

David

And remember Rome wasn't built in a day...but they were laying bricks everyday!
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pderr1234 Premium
Bricks!! So THAT'S it!?! And here I have been laying EGGS to whole time!! :) .....Thanks for the encouragemet....Pete
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davyrobot Premium
Hi Pete! -

You are very welcome! :)
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kazR Premium
Thanks for the follow :)
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Hi Pete. You're the first person to have ever followed me on WA.....thanks. =)
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pderr1234 Premium
Well....if you start with me, it HAS to get better from here! :)
Best Wishes!!
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DESIDAC Premium
Hi Pete,
Thanks so much for following back. Welcome and I wish you all the best here at WA!

DES
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benzburg Premium
Thanks for the follow! Wishing you success in your goals through WA . . .
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OldMule Premium
Hi, they call me the OldMule - [UK - Essex] thanks for the follow.

Newbie or not, I have 20 plus years plus experience in this industry, so please shout if you need any help.

Why not read my profile, and my daily blog posts - you will understand why I say that!

I thank you very much for your valued support and look forward to helping you wherever possible.

Have a magic day!

OldMule - Go for gold!

My blog today: 031: Today's breaking news on your blog - "The twist"!
https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/oldmule/blog/031-today-s-breaking-news-on-your-blog-the-twist
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Erica Davis Premium
Hi Pete thank you for the follow.
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daniel44 Premium
Thanks for the follow and all the best to you.
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CLEMSIXTY Premium
Thanks for connecting, good luck to you and your future success.
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Hutcho Premium
Hi Pete, Thanx for the follow. I went and had a lok at your sports store and left a comment. Good luck in the future.
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PhilRou Premium
Thank you very much for your follow back Pete. Keep up the good work!
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Pearlie Premium
Hi Pete nice meeting you, thanks for the follow all the best on your journey here lots of success with your sites
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lnjagi Premium
Hello there.Thanks for the follow.Wishing you a fruitful time in WA!!!
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truered Premium
Hey Pete,
Just wanted to wish you and your family a Happy Easter!
Kim
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pderr1234 Premium
Well....you just made it happier! :) And....the same back you you. Happy Easter!.....Pete
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nomari357 Premium
Thanks for the follow, following you back. If you are wearing your sports golf shirt in your profile photo, then it should be a big hit.

Don't get discouraged here. If you are struggling with something you believe the network can help with then just give us a shout.

How can we help you?

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pderr1234 Premium
My biggest issue right now....and has been ongoing....is how to get quality backlinks. I am not sure on how to go abiout that. Can you offer advice? :) ...Thanks....Pete
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Cinaje Premium
Thanks for the follow!
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pderr1234 Premium
You are welcome.....hope all is well......Pete
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I am new also, I need to learn how to get my website content on my page. I saw the video, perhaps I need WA for dummies LOL ;-)
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pderr1234 Premium
Well.....I need to update my profile.....I am 6 months in now. So 'new' is not exactly right, I suppose. It takes a little time, but if you follow the training, you really should find it quite easy, and you get better at it as you go along. And there is plenty of support here at WA, just ask questions as you go along, plenty of people here that want to help you succeed. I wish you well......Pete
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truered Premium
Hey Pete,
Ordering a Lacrosse chest protector this weekend from your site. When the price comparison window popped up I thought wow what a great tool! Way better prices then Dicks!!!
Logan wanted to know if you have Eagles apparel? I told him he was a traitor and that the Lions WILL be in the super bowl this year!
Did the CD arrive yet?
Kim
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pderr1234 Premium
Tell Logan that he can order ALL of the Eagles apparel he wants! :) He can go to Modell's, Sports Authority, CBSSports Fan Shop, ebay, Amazon, etc. Stop by the Sports Store for a list of suppliers. What supplier did you find the Lacrosse apparel? Yes....I received the CD and let Jessica know and thanked her. I haven't listened to it yet....but I am sure I will find the time soon. I will let you know. What Super Bowl will the Lions be in? They have one in another country? Planet? :) :)
Take care....Pete
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truered Premium
Glad to hear you got the CD.....I am sure you and your wife will enjoy it! I found the Lacrosse gear at Sports Authority. I am waiting for the weekend because I know if I was to order it today he is going to need something else tomorrow....Lol.....
The date for the super bowl the Lions WILL be in in is February 1, 2015 at University of Phoenix, located in Phoenix, Arizona which is part of the United States.....maybe it will be Lions versus the Eagles and then you will see a Lion snare an Eagle........
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pderr1234 Premium
http://www.pntrs.com/t/R0FFRUlNTEFFRExFRkxBSUVGTUY
Click on the link and save 10% on your order for Sports Authority.
Uhh....the Eagles and Lions are in the same conference....they can't play in the Super Bowl together.....unless of course all the Lions quit their team and join the BETTER team (Eagles) :) :)
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truered Premium
Lol.......shows you how much I know about football!
Thanks for the info about the savings I will be sure to use it.
Take care
Kim
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Beach John Premium
Good looking site Pete.
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pderr1234 Premium
Thank you....If you have any suggestions for content, improvements, etc....I am listening. :)
Take care.....Pete
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bkcook Premium
Thank you for the follow
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pderr1234 Premium
You are more than welcome! :) Enjoy!!
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Beach John Premium
Thanks for the follow Pete.
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pderr1234 Premium
You are more than welcome! :) Enjoy!!
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truered Premium
Never mind Pete you put it on your profile page.....Duh......
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truered Premium
Hey Pete just checked out your website.....you really are an avid sports fan! Great job by the way.....my boys are already filling out a list of stuff they need (yeah right more like want) that they are going to order from the site.
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truered Premium
Hey Pete,
hope you day is going well. Here is the information you requested for the CD. Email is jessav23@hotmail.com I told her to watch for your email. Hope you enjoy it.
Kim
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pderr1234 Premium
Thank you....I have emailed Jessica. (Go Pistons......or not)
:) :) ....Pete
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truered Premium
I am thinking not, however my students are definately rooting for them! Go sixers!!!!
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truered Premium
Hey Pete, just wanted to say hi. I went premium yesterday and I am so glad! Also wanted to let you know that the Pistons are on their way up up up......! :)
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pderr1234 Premium
Well....you ARE an optimist! The Pistons are currently 22-31, 1 1/2 games out of a playoff spot. Now....I have no room to talk, with the Sixers at 15-40 and at the bottom of the heap. But 'on their way up up up'? Wow....what a FAN you are! :) :) ....Pete
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truered Premium
Not really I just wanted to tap into that sense of humor of yours. I needed a laugh! Thanks for providing one, by the way how is your daughter? My 25 year old is finally realizing that I was not the meanest mom in the whole world and she is also trying out for singing competitions. She has a video on you tube if your interested? www.youtube.com/jessicaverbeke.
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pderr1234 Premium
My daughter is obsessed in figuring out 'who she is'. I mean....she has a name and SSN....what more does she need to know? Teenagers!?!? When I was 15 (wow....in 1968....time flies) I never worried about who I was.....as long as the police didn't! :) :)
I will watch the video and get back later. Congrats on going premium....Pete
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truered Premium
I know what you mean i have two daughters and the 25 year old is finally figuring it out while the 12 year old is moving into that stage. I swear this is a test....I would rather deal with boy drama any day.
What is the name of your website? I want to visit it later.....
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pderr1234 Premium
Watched the video.....OMG....what a BEAUTIFUL voice. Wow!!! I can't wait to buy her first album!! :) My wife heard from the other room and thought I was listening to the radio. And...I want her autograph so when she is rich and famous I can say ...look what I have!!! :) :)
By the way...my daughter is shown on my site....if you are interested:
http://petesportstuff.com/color-guard (the first one...with the flag)
Thanks for sharing...REALLY enjoyed! ....Pete
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truered Premium
Thanks Pete. It was sooooo frustrating when she was a teenager and wanted to do nothing with her gift. I will let her know about the autograph, as for her album she made a christmas CD last year if you and your wife are interested. I am going to visit your site at lunch today, looking forward to "meeting" your girl.
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pderr1234 Premium
Can you provide a link to purchase the CD? My wife thought I was listening to Susan Boyle. (that's a great compliment) :)
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truered Premium
I will get the info for you when I get home......I am so glad you liked it! Tell your wife Thank You. By the way your daughter is beautiful!
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pderr1234 Premium
Hi.....me again! Just checking to see if all is well and to let you know I purchased the CD from Jessica....looking forward to it's arrival! :)
Are you are a Red Wings fan? GO FLYERS!!! :) ....Pete
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truered Premium
Hey Pete, thanks for checking in! All is well I finally did the about me page on my website, however I have not goten to anything else. My kids have had a full schedule for the last two weeks and that alone has been keeping me very busy.
I am so glad you were able to purchase the CD. She said she should have her other one out by summer. Do you know anyone at WA who produces music? Maybe she could get more exposure?
I have been checking out your site, its so full of information! I tell everyone I know to check it out.
Wings are ok, used to be better! Going to the games is a blast though! My husband and I always build an icehockey rink in our backyard, well the past two winters have been so mild that we decided not to build one this year because we assumed that it would be another mild winter.....
Let me know what you think about the CD!
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pderr1234 Premium
Do you have a website published yet? I see none listed. I am curious. :) ....Pete
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truered Premium
I did purchase one and have my about me section done but I have honestly not had the time to do much else. Wrestling started along with finishing up soccer, helping my son study for the ACT exams and working its been tiring. Next week my schedule lightens up a lot so my goal is to have it up and running by next weekend. I want to have time to research and go through some more classes.
How is your website going?
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pderr1234 Premium
Website moving slowly upward in traffic. Good days, bad days....not sure why it swings so much. I average 25 - 30 unique visitors a day. Need a few thousand more. Got a lot of friends? :) :) Hope all is well with you....curious to know what your website topic will be. Take care....Pete
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truered Premium
Mine is about women's multiple vitamins. I figured if I started there I could expand later to multiple vitamins for me, kids, pets.....
I told my friends and my sister about your site. They all promised to check it out!
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yancbren Premium
Hey Pete thanks for the follow, teenage daughter, I have twins they are now 19 and I can just say well.... pray a lot.
Brenda
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pderr1234 Premium
Praying wasn't working....so I resorted to carrier pigeons. No luck so far getting my requests answered. :) :) Thanks for the support....Pete
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yancbren Premium
Pete lol I guess run for cover????
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truered Premium
Lol...good one!
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truered Premium
Hey Pete,
Lions are king of the jungle! LOL.....
Kim
P.S. Actually the Eagles are my sons favorite team too....traitor....
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pderr1234 Premium
Tell your son he has great taste. When was the last time you saw a 'Lion' jump up and snare an 'Eagle'? King of the jungle.....hmmph! :) :)
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truered Premium
Hi Pete, thanks for following me! What sport is your favorite? I was forced into liking football due to both my sons playing. It is actually quite exciting, my son Logan is a running back on varsity and Quinn is figuring out what position he is good at.
My advice as a mother of a 25 year old and 3 teenagers is pick your battles and no matter what always tell them you love them even when you don't feel the love! Hope that helps...
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pderr1234 Premium
Favorite Sport...by far....Football...HUGE Eagles fan! Then Baseball...Hockey....Basketball...in that order. I agree with the last statement....I tell her I love her all the time (then she says "whatever"...oh...I HATE that!! ) :) :)
Pete
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truered Premium
Lions all the way for me! I even had high hopes that they were going to make it to the Super Bowl........oh well, maybe next year......
I hate when mine say that too.....I keep saying to myself "this too shall pass" and then pray that it comes soon....lol
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pderr1234 Premium
Eagles beat the Lions 34 - 20...in the snow....SORRY!!! (or not)
:)....Pete (just testing your sense of humor)
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manxu02 Premium
Hi Pete. Thank you very much for following me, highly appreciated
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rob3 Premium
Pete, thanks for the follow back. Like your website a lot, great job!
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pderr1234 Premium
Thank you....Pete
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4edward Premium
Thanks for the follow Pete and many blessings on your continuing success. I think your site is great. Is there any advice or tips you would like to give us at WA?
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pderr1234 Premium
Thank you for you nice comments. I am happy you like my site. My only advice is to follow the program.....it works. Now I am at the stage that I am trying to find ways to increase traffic. It's a slow build....you try to be patient. So....tell your friends! :) Enjoy....Pete
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LarryG2014 Premium
Hi Pete, than you for the follow and I wish you all the best going forward.
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pderr1234 Premium
Thank you! :)
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softwind Premium
Hi Pete and thank you for your follow! Here's wishing you continued success in following your dreams and goals! Nice to be part of the WA family!
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didihorizon Premium
Thanks for the follow.
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hello mr.pete, thank you for following me on my first day here in this community, i really appreciate it and i hope that we could get along with each other and with the rest of the wealthy affiliate community
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kytely Premium
HI pete thanks for the follow. We're Rockies fans so the Phillies are a bit of a sore spot :) and as far as the teenager I have a 13 year old daughter and you're on your own there. If you figure anything out let me know.
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pderr1234 Premium
Sorry about the 'Rockies' thing (Go PHILLIES) :)
15 is a tough age it seems....get ready for that! Best wishes....Pete
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kytely Premium
When I was younger I loved the philles. Saw them play in St. Louis when I was a kid. Got to see Ozzie Smith and Mike Schmidt. Bench clearing brawl and made the cover of SI. Now we live about 3 hours from Denver so the Rockies have kind of grew on us. We can get to a game once in awhile.
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Radziah Premium
Pete, Thank you.
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Nam Premium
Great to meet you, Pete. Thank you for the following and best wishes.
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Beckron Premium
Hello Mr.Pet. How are you Sir? Thank you very much for the follow and I wish you all the very best :).
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Damien Lane Premium
we both are running parrellel, i like that. gives me a good yard stick
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bothewebguy Premium
Hey Pete, Thanks for dropping by my profile and saying hello. You asked about your website. I see you have it installed, but the all in one seo plugin needs a little more attention. One things I would suggest is to look a little more at this tutorial https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/training/wordpress-installing-the-all-in-one-seo-plugin and elaborate a little more on your main site's title page and description.

One think I like to do is use the (site:<domain>) command on google to see how my pages are being seen. If you type site:petesportstuff.com in the google search bar, you will see the pages of your site there.. Look at how they may look to others and decide what needs to be changed to improve.
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pderr1234 Premium
Thank you....I will certainly follow your directions and get back to you with any further questions.....Pete
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hart48 Premium
Hello Pete. Good to meet you. Thank you for the follow and best of luck.
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Free2BMe Premium
Hi and thanks for the follow Pete. Afraid I can't help you with Philly sports being a Chicago sports advocate. If Chicago plays that sport, I'm on their amen team all the way. Either way though, I do wish you the best of everything here at WAU! Let's get that full time income moving our way!
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Blessings44 Premium
Hi Pete, thanks for the follow.Good luck here at WA & dealing with a teenager, just have hair on your teeth, you will survive!
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michael2013 Premium
Pete…thx for the follow. I enjoyed your website and look forward to your progress at WA. Our best to you.
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pderr1234 Premium
Thanks.....and I think YOUR website is SO much better than mine! I'm jealous! :) ...Pete
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IslandMike Premium
Thank you for the follow.. Took a peek and I like the way the menu is broken up between two graphic sections -- it does not assault you with all the choices but lets you relax and then flow back to the menu or read the featured article right below which also has a nice graphic that welcomes you. Great!
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KMG365 Premium
You can learn about Hootsuite on youtube or you can just go to their website. Sign up with a username and password and you can use it to send out messages all day. You can add 5 social media sites to Hootsuite for FREE. If you want more than there will be a charge. I use the free service and send messages about my blog articles all day long through this system to my Twitter and Facebook account, and have seen my traffic grow. I would suggest you go to youtube and watch some videos about it first. I think you will be amazed at this FREE service and what it can do for your business of set it and forget it so you can do other things throughout your day for your business, while Hootsuite acts like your virtual secretary to help get your message out about your website or blog, etc. It will bring you instant traffic while you wait for google to place your site in the search engine, which we all know takes time. If you need more help let me know. I'd be happy to help you with this. I know how to use Hootsuite quite well.
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judebanks Premium
Thank you for returning the follow, Pete. You are doing a good job with your sports site. ~ Jude
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pderr1234 Premium
Thank you. Was there anything in particular you liked or disliked? I am always looking to improve. :)
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judebanks Premium
I liked the header which immediately told me it was a sports site, and the general look and feel of your site. I am not into sports, so I can't really comment on the content. It was a pleasant experience to visit. ~Jude
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pderr1234 Premium
Well....that is great input. I didn't want a graphic intense site that was hard on the eyes. I like simple. So, your input tells me that I may have accomplished that. :)
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lcadataentry Premium
Thanks for the follow. If you like, check out my website catholicnetproducts.com and let me know what you think. Take care and God Bless Lisa
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traw Premium
hey thanks for the encouragement I like your site. put something up about the world series.
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psmtk Premium
Hi Pete Thanks for the follow and I wish you every success with your future at WA.
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Hi Pete, thanks for your follow. I wish you the best!
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SamTea Premium
Hi Pete,
How are you keeping up so far?
My input in dealing with teenagers is, "Listen to your heart. It is your daughter."
Best regards,
Thanks for the follow.
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Hi Pete. You mentioned your site in a comment on my profile...
I have one suggestion for your site, as I viewed it. The font seems a little light and hard to read; that might be one thing that could potentially increase your bounce rate.

Just a passing-by tip from a newb! I'll think a little bit more about guest posting there, and I'll get back to you!
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pderr1234 Premium
I agree with the text. I haven't found a way to change the default. So, I have to remember to change on the individual pages that I type.....which I don't (remember, that is) I will have to go to every page of the site and change each individually, which I will do soon. Thanks for the input. :)
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dazzlefish Premium
Yayyy. I like your site. Nice graphic with the soccer ball.
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pderr1234 Premium
Well....I'm happy you like the soccer ball.....any input on.....say......the content? :) I am ALWAYS looking for ideas! Thank you!
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dazzlefish Premium
Thank you for the follow. I was gone for awhile (8 mos). Things have changed a lot.
Are you doing okay? Best wishes for great success
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pderr1234 Premium
Yes....I am fine.....and you? :)
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cld111 Premium
Hey another Philly person! Woo hoo! :)
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yes maybe we can replant..but it always be Milan21 never 22! ;)
cheers Pete! wish you all the best
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pderr1234 Premium
bye........(sniff).....milan21......(sniff)........miss you...........
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Ted Dwyer Premium
I guess we will be having pumpkin pie is less than 21 hours!
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pderr1234 Premium
Have you ever seen a carved out pumpkin after it sits awhile? Sorry.....no slice for me! Maybe there are seeds left.....we can replant........and THEN.....we could have this conversation again NEXT year. With milan22! You think?
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yes Ted when you wake up pie will be ready ;-)
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Angelsway Premium
Hi pete, thanks for following me. I have a daughter 15. So just give me a shout when you need advise. Good luck. Judy
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Ted Dwyer Premium
I think somone is following me?
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pderr1234 Premium
I's that DARN pumpkin! :)
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well you see thats why i have asked you because you make me laugh..:) and i think you are experienced with this quiet enough to answer that.. thanks Pete.. it is only 20 hours now
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pderr1234 Premium
I think you meant 'quite' enogh..........but, just in case.......I'm whispering........shhhhhhh........If you listen carefully, you can hear a pumpkin talk.....
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quite enough yes sorry;-)
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yes thats me:) well i have only 21 hour left( i am not going premium) so i wanted to ask you as i have finished lesson 9 and have a website "created" it is enough to start work with amazon(for example)?
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pderr1234 Premium
Well, I am not sure why you would ask me, and not one of the more experienced members of WA......but, MY opinion....YES! Amazon is VERY popular. Funny thing is....I never realized that until I joined WA and started to research advertisers. Any other 'non-educated' input you want from me? (a word of advice....do NOT start a sentence with 'I only have 21 hours left'.......I started to cry......well almost........well not REALLY.......but....I THOUGHT about it) :)
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hi Pete how are you? may i ask you something? before this pumpkin gets smashed!
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pderr1234 Premium
Well.......OK.......but....if you ask me 'something'.....I may have to TELL you 'something'......be VERY aware! OOOOOOOHHHHHHH (well, it IS Halloween, is it not?)
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Joshua0853 Premium
Oh yes, I am listening.

One of the issues that I am almost certain of is that she is now having to deal with a tremendous amount of peer pressure--most of it not positive. That's typical for teens entering their high school years.

I was fortunate in that my wife and I chose to home school our second set of kids so we had a much easier time of it. Even so, that rebellious streak was always there and we had to contend with it.

Today, all are well adjusted adults, mom and dad managed to survive, and all's well. It just seems like a nightmare while you are in the midst of it.

No matter what, let her know that she is loved and that there will always be a safe place for her in your home. She may even respond by saying she hates you, but that's ok. She's merely venting. What she hates is your attempt to "control" her.

What helped me through those years was to focus on what my objective was: To help my kids to grow into reasonably adjusted adults who would become contributing members of society with the capacity to care for themselves. For that I needed a plan.

Giving them a certain amount of autonomy and freedom at the appropriate time in their lives was critical to the plan's success. Being able to say, "NO!" at the appropriate times--and mean it--was also critical. Yes, it's a balancing act. Having the patience of Job also helps (that took some work for me).

Wishing you the best,

Joshua
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ViFinlay59 Premium
My 'insecurity' for now is I want to set the 'bobcat' on fire. lol lol

Sincerely, Virginia.
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ViFinlay59 Premium
Funny guy you are. Don't push your luck. lol lol You made me laugh......so thanks for that. I needed to laugh. lol

Sincerely, Virginia :~)
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ViFinlay59 Premium
You calling me 'old'....??? Just kidding. Kids 'think' we are old. lol

Sincerely, Virginia
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pderr1234 Premium
well....actually.....I was calling myself old........I sense a little......well.......insecurity here?! If you expect any psychology stuff from me......well.....I'll try.....hmmmm....Well Virginia....You are looking VERY young and attractive today. I am SO jealous! How in the WORLD do you do it! .................How did I do? :)
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ViFinlay59 Premium
Welcome Pete and thanks for the follow. Can't help you with the 'PHILLY' thing......a fifteen year old daughter......well that is pushing it too. lol Patience and understanding. We live in a different world now.....just like we did when our parents knew nothing. lol I am following you back. The comment that joshua has made is so very real....he gets it.

Sincerely, Virginia
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pderr1234 Premium
Yes....he does! (Wish I did) :) I guess the 'wisdom' of old age hasn't kick in with me yet! Thanks for the feedback......Pete
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Joshua0853 Premium
Hello Pete. I'm also from Philly (West) but haven't lived there in almost 40 years.

As for dealing with teens, the best advice I can offer is this: Be patient, for... "This too, shall pass."

I helped raise two sets of teens. It is a difficult time for both the teen and the parent. There is a reason God gives us our children as sweet, adorable infants--so that we can learn to love them unconditionally. That love will be tested during the teen years when the former cherub becomes the devil incarnate.

However, it is a natural rebellious stage that all teens go through as they become adults. Some are complete monsters for a while. Eventually, after they have come to realize that mom and dad are not the complete idiots they believed them to be, they actually become decent human beings again. It's a wonderful thing to watch.
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pderr1234 Premium
You sound like a smart man....oh, that's right, you're from Philly! Actually, I too have been away for 40 years.(North Philly) But, my heart's still there. I joined the Navy at 18, discharged at 24, went back to Philly in the dead of winter, stayed about 5 months, drove back to Calif, and been here ever since (except for occasional visits back home) My 2nd wife (now 35 years) thought that we would be enjoying retirement by now. (I'm 60, she is 64) But, we had an opportunity to foster an infant (3 months). Long story short, we fell in love with her and adopted her officially at 2 years old. The ABSOLUTE joy of my life and my BEST friend....until she turned 14....and now 15. I have NO idea what happened. She still shows signs of my little baby, but for the most part, well you are close with the 'devil incarnate' remark. As soon as she entered HS I seemed to start losing control. Nothing I would say serious....I just miss my little baby. I hope you are right about the 'end' result. Thanks for listening....if, indeed you are! :)
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Trialynn Premium
Welcome to WA! A great place to make friends and make money too. Hope you have a great time clawing ( i mean.woking ) your way to the top!
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pderr1234 Premium
You probably meant 'working'....or maybe you know my wife has a 'wok'. Not sure. It is a multi-purpose wok......she uses it for stir-fry and when she hits me with it. I always tell her...."Honey, you WOK too hard!" :) (I know.......sorry Rodney Dangerfiield)
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Thank you for the comment! And don't worry, I didn't take it the wrong way :) I know exactly what you mean about the age, I can relate more to 80 year old women than people my own age! I mostly just don't want anyone feeling sorry for me, there are much worse things I could have, but don't and i'm very grateful for that. I've learned to deal with what I have and it makes other aspects of my life much easier to handle because of my 'problem'. Essentially, thanks for stopping by and I wish you the best as well!
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pderr1234 Premium
'there are much worse things I could have' (yeah.....like a 15 year old daughter.....drives my CRAZY) :( :)
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DST
I have a 6 year old myself, she'll be 15 in the blink of an eye lol. You're going to have to let me know how you got past that age, definitely NOT looking forward to it haha
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pderr1234 Premium
Body Armor and Ear Plugs!
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DST
Ha ha i'll definitely keep that in mind!
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goodie63 Premium
MR,PETE THANK FOR RESPONSES AND STILL BEST WISHES TO YOU SELEH THE DESIGNER
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goodie63 Premium
HI PETE AND WELCOME HERE IN THE WEALTHY AFFILIATE AND HERE IS WHERE I BELIEVE YOU WILL REACH YOUR GOALS AND SOME MORE JUST LEARN ONE THING AT A TIME AND YOUIR EYE WILL BECOME OPEN AND YOU WILL NEVR LOOK AT WEB PAGE THE SAME WAY AGAIN SO STAY HEALTHY FOR YOUR LITTLE GIRL AND STAY WELL FOR YOUR SELF MUCH SUCCESS AND ENJOY ,SELEH THE DESIGNER GOODIE63
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Caden Premium
Thanks for the follow Pete.
Teenage daughter . . . you just have to survive about five more years:) (Hint: Listen without fixing.)
I love Lou Gehig!
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pderr1234 Premium
Sound advice! And I love Scarlett Johansson (Please.....don't tell my wife I said that.....our little secret) :) Enjoy!
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Caden Premium
My lips are sealed :)
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pderr1234 Premium
Just for you........
http://petesportstuff.com/lou-gehrig
Enjoy!
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Caden Premium
Yay! Lou's the man. Thanks for the Gehig post on your site.
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Caden Premium
Subtle hint: Cal Ripken, Jr. is one of the greats too . . . :)
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pderr1234 Premium
Not so subtle.....He's now on my list! :) You'll just have to keep checking my site on a frequent basis. (Subtle Hint: Let you friends know about my site too) :)
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elabar Premium
Pete,

Nice to meet you. I thought about Navy, but being out on a ship for extended periods of time didn't excite me. Working around planes is exciting! Look forward to "hanging out" with you here at WA.
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pderr1234 Premium
Nothing like being out in the middle of the ocean...away from 'civilization'. I sure miss it! But, if playing with your paper planes makes you happy, who am I to say. :) (don't tell my brother I said that)
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ha ha yes this is interesting no doubt about it:) thanks Pete
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jespinola Premium
Hey Pete. How's you?. My name is Jorge and welcome to WA. Any question let me know.
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Murr0267 Premium
Best of Luck Pete! I hope you reach your goals here at Wealthy Affiliate!
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dtulramsey Premium
Hello Pete. Thank you for the follow!
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pderr1234 Premium
You are most welcome! Best of luck!
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DebHumphries Premium
Hi Pete, thanks for the follow. It is great to meet you.
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pderr1234 Premium
Likewise! :) I wish you great success at WA!
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intentalo Premium
Cool welcome! cheers
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pderr1234 Premium
Cheers! (you must be British)
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tazimmer Premium
Thanks for the follow Pete! You can be or do anything you want as long as you believe you can and you take action to accomplish it.
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Profithog Premium
Hi Pete, nice to meet ya, thanks for following me :-)
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leticia1 Premium
Hi Pete! Thanks for the follow!
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pderr1234 Premium
You are welcome!
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Thank you for the follow. :)
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pderr1234 Premium
You are welcome!
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divazona Premium
Hi! Thanks so much for the follow!
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pderr1234 Premium
You are most welcome.
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MarkMarkets Premium
Hi Pete. Thanks for the follow. I really like how you're open to input (Philly sports, teenagers) made me smile, thanks much. Unfortunately I'm not much of a sports fan and I have only one child (a married 26 yo son) so I'm not sure how much I can be of assistance. I was a psych nurse for 18 yrs though, so if you need someone to talk to in case you're depressed cause the team has a losing season or your daughter's boyfriend is making you anxious, hey I'm here for ya buddy! :) All the best. I wish you great success. Take care.
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pderr1234 Premium
All of the above. Do you do house calls? :)
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LeoJames Premium
Hi, Thanks for the follow. Wish you all the best.
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wanie Premium
hello pete..thanx coz following me..
best regards from Malaysia..:-)
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Hi pete, nice meeting you. Thanks for the follow. Wish you all the best here
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pderr1234 Premium
You are most welcome!
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SharonE Premium
Hi Pete thanks for the follow, good luck with WA I wish you every success. :)
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sidekick Premium
Thank you for following me Pete. I wish you success in WA! Let me know if you have any questions.
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affiliatesun Premium
Hello Pete and great to meet you. I saw your comments on mrbill74 and noticed that we all have had almost the same experience with our jobs, and share the same goals. I wish you the best of success.
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pderr1234 Premium
Thanks. I wish you the same.
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10Michal Premium
Thanks forthe follow Pete. Sports is a great niche.
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pderr1234 Premium
Yeah.....tell my wife that! Anyway, thanks for the support.
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rebeccas Premium
Hi Pete! Thanks much for the follow. You are in the best possible place to learn how to build and profit from a website. Let me know how I can help.

-Rebecca
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Dan R. Crouch Premium
Hi, Pete, Thanks for following me. Welcome to WA and I know you will enjoy what you can learn here. If I can help let me know. I will be following you as well.
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pderr1234 Premium
Well, you ARE a pastor. So...a good word to 'you know who' wouldn't hurt. Right? :)
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barhome Premium
Hi Pete. thanks for the follow :)
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