About Picturebooks
Joined February 2014
To be perfectly honest, when it comes to technology I am rather challenged. Over a year ago I started a direct sales business selling beautiful children's books through an independent publisher. While I loved the books and was very passionate about sharing them I kept getting stuck when it came to online marketing. I got frustrated so easily with my business page on Facebook. I even tried to start a blog on Wordpress but could only get so far before I'd get overwhelmed, confused, and utterly lost. So now I'm hoping that with the knowledge and support from WA I can learn the skills I need to be successful selling children's books and also add another stream of income to my life.

I am very playful, compassionate, creative, and quirky. People fascinate me, and I am forever amazed by our unique strangeness and yet how much we have in common. I love my family, food, music, animals, wild places, gardens, books, film, quirky things, thrifting, and much more. I have lived through some very intense things, most recently cancer, and each has shaped me into the person I am today (yeah a little cliche but it's true).

Now I look forward to learning and growing as I finally gain the skills I need to successfully launch my current business (in a new location) and hopefully begin a new one with affiliate marketing. I know already that the process of finding my niche will be quite challenging for me because I have such wide and varied interests!
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Welcome to WA. Congratulations on upgrading to Premium. You made a wise decision. All the best to you.
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Hi welcome and best wishes!
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Saying hello and welcome. Fred
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Hi there - Welcome to WA Premium! Here's hoping you find great success here at Wealthy Affiliate and in all you do! If you need any help or have questions - just ask, that's what we're here for...
ChristineRa Premium
Hi thanks for following, I'm following you back. You have a terrific niche- children's books. I think you've found the missing piece at WA without needing high level tech knowledge to progress. I know I have. It was frustrating for me in the past, knowing what I wanted to do and trying to overcome not being tech savvy enough. Plus, I had no desire to become a highly technical person. I wanted to learn what I needed to learn to get the job done. I wish you much success. -Christine
judebanks Premium
Finding your niche? Children's books - a great niche if you ask me. Welcome to WA, Mia. You'll do great here. The whole community is in your corner, so make good use of us. ~ Jude
MeaganD Premium
Thank you for the follow. I will follow you as well. I have a huge collection of children's books that I truly cherish. Good luck to you!
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Hi picturebooks
Thank you for the follow, and Welcome! Your in a very good place, Ive been so called internet marketing (I say that after learning what i didn't know here,I'm not sure what Ive been doing!lol) for a long time, and Word Press made me crazy, so your not alone, Congratulations on your success, not letting that "C" thing win out!, hey this might help, have you thought of books? maybe picture books for your niche? just putting it out there? Welcome. If I can be of help let me know.
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Hi Welcome and thank you for following me - wishing you every success and enjoy the journey! (You will learn everything you need here!)
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Hey, many thanks for the follow!
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thanks for following me. Looking forward to working with you in WA.
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Hi and Welcome to WA. Thanks for following me back
sundaymoney Premium
Blessinhs to you and thanks for following me.
Cathy Ling Premium
I was like you too. But I am slowly getting the hang of it, thanks to the training in WA. All the best!
Goldie6 Premium
Thank you for following me. I am a newbie too. Good luck to you.
Kyle Premium
What's going on Mia? Hope you have had an awesome week here at WA and you are making some good progress. Drop me a note "reply" if you need a hand with anything. :)
Vince OMWV Premium
Hey, glad to see you have made the effort to setup a profile and everything else.

I hope you are enjoying your experience here at WA. It's one of the few places that actually teaches you how to make a living online and build a successful Internet business the REAL way. I'm still shocked at all the resources such as training, lessons, keyword searches, and amazing support and community. Let me know if you have any questions.

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5. BONUS!!!!! NEW!!! I have created my own personal Wealthy Affiliate guide that will help answer some common questions such as how to pick a domain, what kind of niche you should choose, and more!!!


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Best Regards!
Warner43 Premium
Thanks for the follow! Success with finding a niche!
veejay23 Premium
Hi Mia, just relax and follow the WA courses as listed on the left hand side of this website. I promise you will never get lost. Don't rush to make money be teachable.
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Thank you Mia 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. Enjoy!
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Thanks for the follow and welcome to WA, you will have great training, wishing you great success in your WA journey
didihorizon Premium
I appreciate the follow, I will do likewise.
terenzia Premium
Hi Mia,

Thanks for the follow, I am following you back

Funmine Premium
Hello Mia, nice to meet you and thanks for reaching out. Having the relevant skills will make a difference in your approach to running your business and I hope you enjoy the learning experience here.

Welcome to WA.
Carson Premium
Welcome to Wealthy Affiliate Mia!

I wanted to stop by and officially welcome you to WA and ask you if you have any questions about getting started?

We have every tool, training resource, and support channel to help you build a thriving online business and I am personally here to help you succeed.

The "Online Entrepreneur Certification - Getting Started (Level 1)" course is my suggestion on where to get started and you will find this on your dashboard or within the main menu:

I hope to get a chance to work with you soon :)

picturebooks Premium
Hi Carson, thanks for the warm welcome! So far I'm just following the lessons, but I imagine as I learn more I will have questions - I don't even know what I'd ask right now.

Carson Premium
Hey Mia,

You're doing great and I know that you'll be up and running with the foundation of your business in no time! Take your time and have fun as there are lots of exciting times ahead!

Although you do not have any questions now, when you do, just let me know and I will be more than happy to help!

Vince OMWV Premium
Hello Mia, nice to meet you! I just got a notification that you just signed up for your free starter membership. Hey, congrats! You're in the right direction now. That's for sure.

I just wanted to recommend a thing or two so you can get maximum benefits. You're gong to want to set up and complete your profile meaning you want to upload an image & about me description...

This just lets the system know you are a real person, and that way you can get all the help and support you need and get going! To do that, you can click this link:

Glad you are here, Mia. Remember....

I'm here to help :)



If you decide to upgrade to Premium within 7 days, you will get the following bonuses:

(1) You get an incredible 59% discount your 1st month (that's just $19)

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The only catch is, you've got to join Premium in 7 days though. Don't worry. I call this my "action-takers bonus". I am 100% confident you will be glad you did ;)

Anyways, I thought I'd introduce myself and I am glad to have you here as a part of the WA community. If you have any questions getting started, don't be afraid to contact me. I'm here to help YOU!!!

Let's Do This!!
picturebooks Premium
Hi Vince, thank you for the warm welcome, and for introducing me to WA. So far I am working on the lessons, only on lesson 2 so far, but I will keep you posted as I learn more and discover how you can help me. Thanks again, I look forward to working with you.

Vince OMWV Premium
You're welcome Mia and welcome to the community.

Just let me know if you have any questions and stuff :)