About Robert-A
Joined September 2014
Hi Everybody. My name is Robert and I'm a Scot who lives in our capital City of Edinburgh. I was born and raised in the countryside and spent a big chunk of my working life on the land. Made redundant in my late 30's I went back to college as a mature student and then on to university where I gained a degree in Business Studies/Business Administration. From there I went straight into the Civil Service, working for our government. I've been working with computers for many years and have also been earning a living as an online mentor/tutor for a few years.

I used to have over a 100 websites (some Wordpress in the early days of mobile devices) I created myself, but I sold a lot of them coz that's what I mainly did. I must add that since joining WA in 2014 I have given it up to concentrate on my endeavours here instead, and so far I believe I'm doing quite well.

I make good enough money from the internet most of the time and try my best to help others achieve the same level and beyond of the success as I have.

Since joining Wealthy Affiliate I have contributed in a positive way and have published hundreds of blogs on the varied aspects of earning an income online. I should add, the information within these blogs is based on my own experience and lots of research so don't take my word as absolute gospel. I'm sure there are other WA members who have more internet marketing knowledge than I do, and its always best to get a second opinion, is it not?

Hobbies/Interests: Writing, Painting, Cycling and just being outdoors.
I also like tigers and would love to go to India and see them in the wild.

I appreciate you taking the time to read this short Bio.
Have a great day.
Robert Allan
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If you want to look at my sites you will find them listed over on the right of this page below 'My Posts' where it says 'Follow Me On'.
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Maximus343 Premium
Hi Robert
You are a particularly smart chap. Please explain something to me: when you open a page in Google and say for instance you are looking for yachts - up comes the following:

Yachts for sale, used boats, new boats etc
Biggest selection of boats in the world etc etc

Who is it who actually writes these descriptions? I recognise the title of my site but can I have any other input into the content?
Yours aye,
Maximus
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Robert-A Premium
The entries on the search engine results pages are the articles or blogs of other online marketers.

If you used great SEO and Keywords your article or blog would appear with them.
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Maximus343 Premium
Hi Robert, you misunderstood me. Yes, if you use great SEO and Keywords your article or blog will appear on the SE results pages, but who actually writes the descriptions/summaries for Google on these pages?
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Robert-A Premium
You Write These.

At the bottom of your article you will find boxes for -

Title
Description
Keywords

Also if your article is a POST and not a page there is another box on the right for Tags.
Robert
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Maximus343 Premium
Thank you Robert for your assistance,

Incidentally, I am reading another Rankin "Fleshmarket Close".
Yours aye.
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Robert-A Premium
Walked by that Close yesterday.
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CarlaNavarro Premium
Hi Robert, Happy Friday!!!!
So I was reading a post this morning from a young woman who was saying she had amazing results from your information on increasing your organic traffic.
I must say, it sounds amazing, and I am going to work on this this weekend.

This is how we learn, and take in what the successful people do.

Thank you in advance, and will keep you posted on my site sometime next week. Stay tuned.

Many blessings.
Carla
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Carla and thank you for dropping by my Profile page.
Hope you read the BIo as well lol
You must mean either llaisanne or Jhie who both commented on my blog.
It worked for me Carla so no reason it wont for you as well.
yes keep me posted and hope you are as successful with the tactic as I have been.
Enjoy your Friday and the weekend round the corner.
Robert
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hii sir!
i am very glad to have talk with you.since you have done almost everything in your life like study making money and all,sir i am from india at my age of 40 i am still struggling i am not blaming any one for it ,i am still trying and will never accept defeat,i have recently joint WA and finished my web site making process now what i have to do to make some money kindly help me
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Sangeeta and thank you for reading my Bio.

You have only been here for 3 days so you must be taking the training.

If you have a website so soon then you are still not ready to promote products.
Please take the time to finish the first course of lesson or you are going to make mistakes.
Because you are new to online work you will not realize you are making those mistakes.

When you believe you have learned enough from the training then you apply to online companies to become an affiliate with them.

Then you will promote those companies products or services on your website as an affiliate.

There are several Asian companies you can be an affiliate with.

Have a read of this web page -

https://www.cuelinks.com/blog/top-10-affiliate-programs-india/

Here is another one

https://www.amnavigator.com/blog/2010/10/07/indian-and-asian-affiliate-marketing-networks/

Enjoy your Tuesday and you get stuck, you get in touch.
Robert
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Hello Robert!
Thanks for making yourself available to newbies like me.
Eventually, I hope to have several hosted websites, in addition to having a good affiliate business.
I hope to learn lots from you!
And to top that off, it is very cool that this American Texan gets to chat with an authentic Scotsman!
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Annette and if/when you read my blogs make sure you choose the ones that will help you in conjunction with whatever training you are currently taking.
Have a great Sunday.
Robert
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LamaRama Premium
Thanks for following back, Robert! My husband is going to Edinburgh in August this year for a study tour ( disability and community sector). Wish we could come too!.... Later, when I start making money here!
Great bio!
Thanks for sharing. Hope you get to India soon.
All the best!!
Lyndal and Remy :)
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Robert-A Premium
I have a friend who lives in Adelaide coming over to visit Edinburgh in July.
Small world is it not?
Your hubby should make time to see the sites while he's here.
He will go back with lots of great memories and photos.
Have a good one.
Robert
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LamaRama Premium
Thanks Robert!
It never ceases to amaze me how small the world can be and the 'random' connections we make! I'm sure my husband will get to see a few sites. He's there for a few days I think. Is your Adelaide friend going to see the Military Tattoo in July?
Enjoy the last of your weekend!
Lyndal :)
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Robert-A Premium
Yes my friend hopes to go to the Tattoo and attend some of the International Festival events and the Fringe as well and if she can manage it, the International Book Fair before she's off to the USA.
My weekend is ok so far but its pouring down here so I'm stuck inside.
Robert
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LamaRama Premium
Oh, that sounds wonderful! My husband and his colleague are hoping to get to see an act or two at The Fringe also. He wanted to see the Tattoo, but his friend wasn't keen. I'll have to let him know the Int Book Fair is on.... Or maybe I shldnt...... He'll buy too many books!! We are both bibliophiles, haha
I didn't think it rained in Scotland?! ;)
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Robert-A Premium
Rain!!! We had snow at the beginning of this month lol
In fact I've seen it snowing in June in Scotland.

But for all that we do have a beautiful country with scenery second to none with our mountains, rivers and lochs.
I worked on the land all over Scotland before I was made redundant at 38 and then went to college and on to uni after that and was headhunted by our government so went into the Civil Service.
Would you believe it, the sun just came out so I might be off on my bike.
Fingers crossed.
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LamaRama Premium
Well that is inspiring that you studied so hard after the age of 38!
There's hope for me!
I love the beauty of your country! I have Scottish heritage and I'm sure I would feel a little 'at home' there.... Rain, snow and all! You can keep the haggis.... Hehe
Well, the sun has smiled on you! Go enjoy your bike!! :)
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LAMac Premium
Hi Robert. I'm new to WA and just finding my way around the site. I posted a question about keyword searches recently and I'm pretty sure you responded. I cant seem to find where my previous questions are logged, so I can't check if it was you! Sorry. Anyway, I have a question about keywords. In your message to me, you said on Jaaxy you like to get traffic over 100, QSR under 100 and SEO in the late 80s into the 90s.

But when I use Jaaxy, I don't get any figures for QSR or SEO. Is this because I have Jaaxy Lite?

Also, When I search on Keyword planner or uber suggest, my main keyword phrase gets around 6600 searches a month, but on jaaxy it says there are only 227 searches a month. Am I interpreting the Jaaxy data incorrectly?

Sorry for long question, I'm just a bit lost on this site! Thank you
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Lesley and I do recall your question and my reply.
I also recall telling you I have never used Ubersuggest but going by the results you say you got I doubt very much if they were a true reflection on the keyword usage.

When using the Jaaxy Lite Keyword Tool you have to actually click on - Get QSR - to get the figures for QSR, KQI and SEO.

Google Keyword Planner is also at odds with real time results as those are tabulated over 30 days but day by day so the keyword is a total of daily amounts whereas the Jaaxy Lite tool gives you a total figure for the month and that month wont have the day by day totalled as the Planner Tool does or Ubersuggest.
Can you follow the logic of this?

Use the Jaaxy Lite and you will get a more realistic and more reliable total for the searches, traffic, QSR and SEO.

Robert
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LAMac Premium
Thanks very much Robert, I appreciate your time in getting back to me. I'm based in the UK, are you still in Scotland?
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LAMac Premium
sorry, just saw your bio and you say you are in Edinburgh. My dad was from there its a lovely city. Thanks again for your help
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Lesley and happy to help.
Yes I have lived and worked in Scotland all my life.

Robert
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Robert-A Premium
I was born in a little village just outside Edinburgh but worked and lived all over Scotland until I took early retirement.

Where do you live?
Robert
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LAMac Premium
I hope you don't mind me asking, but I've just double checked my jaaxy stats on the main key word phrase and it's ave search 227, qsr 180, seo 87. What do you think?
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Robert-A Premium
Its not too bad but you can do better (I mean that in a nice way).

Ideally you should aim for QSR under 100
Traffic over 100
SEO in the late 80's into the 90's.

I wouldn't pay too much attention to Searches as long as they are over 100 of course to tie in with traffic for that particular Keyword.
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LAMac Premium
oh, I see, so it's the traffic that I should be concerned about rather than the number of searches? That's a bummer. If I change the wording, the number of searches is 118, qsr is 40, SEO 98 - but traffic is only 21. Presumably that means that even if it ranks highly I will only get around 21 visits per month. Damn it!
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LAMac Premium
London :)
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Robert-A Premium
don't dismiss low traffic
if they are a targeted audience (which they probably are for that keyword) there's a good chance they will turn into buyers.
I use low traffic quite a lot.

The qsr is great as is the seo.
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Robert-A Premium
Londons way too busy for a country boy like me lol
There are a few WA members live in London or the surrounding counties

By the way you are not clicking the 'like' in my replies.
Why not?
Its a sure sign tp the WA algorithm that you are getting involved with the community.
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LAMac Premium
I guess that's right. Also, I suppose if I can get a number of posts all of which have a low traffic, then the numbers mount up. Is that how it works?
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Robert-A Premium
Debs lives in London and doing quite well.

https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/debs66
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Robert-A Premium
Yes that is the best way to get potential buyers to your site rather than those who are just browsing or curious.

Would you rather have one in a 100 or 50% of 20
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LAMac Premium
Good point!
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Robert-A Premium
I'm going to sign off for the night now and chill for a wee while before bed.
May be catch you another day.
Robert
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Francianne1 Premium
That's a bit of a coincidence. I was born in Glasgow and still have rellies there. Now I live on the Central Coast of New South Wales where we moved from Sydney 3 years or so ago. As well as that I wanted to thank you for your positive reply. So, I will look at whatever blogs you have out there. Do you still have one or two you might sell?? It sound right up the alley I am working one. Still frustrated with working through the Wordpress issues on WA. See here www.freeofmoneyworries.com
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Robert-A Premium
I know 'Gesga' quite well and used to work a lot through the West in my young days.

I don't know what you mean by - do you still have one or two you might sell

You have only been here 3 days Frank so plenty of time for you to progress through the training.
Will send you a private message.
Robert
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bijanamid1 Premium
Hello Robert,
Could you please let me know if I want to get a lot of followers in social Media, what kind of website I should become the member of? I was thinking of Hootsuite or maybe if you know of any that will enablle me to be able to scheduelle my posting and be able to expand my followers and be able to sell my product, please let me know.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Bijan

If you want to p-romote your website on Social Media its always best to have a Business Page and keep it separate from your Personal Page.

There's no harm in having your website URL in your personal page though.

If you have an account with FaceBopok you can join various Groups associated with your Niche.

You can also buy an Ad and make it Public.
This means it gets seen right across FB.

Hope this is enough info to be going on with.
Enjoy your Monday.
Robert
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bijanamid1 Premium
Thank you so much for your guidelines.
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Robert-A Premium
Happy to help when I can.
Enjoy your Tuesday.
Robert
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moinulsm Premium
I am facing an issue which is really important for me.
I can't change my PayPal account. IDK why it's happening. It says, "please contact sitesupport to change your PayPal". I have done that. But nothing! Nothing has changed.
Why is it happening and what should I do now. I badly need to withdraw my payment. There's only 1 day left!!!!
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Robert-A Premium
Then email Carson.
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NurseAngela Premium
Hi Robert,

Thanks for following me! I'm excited to have you in my network & look forward to combing through your posts, learning about your journey & your success!

You are obviously a mover & a shaker in this business & have a wealth of knowledge to share.

Here's to even more success with WA! :)
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Angela and thank you for reading my Bio.
Lots of tips and advice in my WA blogs.
You get stuck, you get in touch.
Robert
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MerLev Premium
Hi Robert-A!

I know it is part of the business to follow each other here in WA. But I still would like to add that I hope you don't mind that I have decided to follow you because I would like to read your blogs.

I realise that a lot of questions I will have as a newbie in this business would have already been asked by those that have gone ahead. And the answers would be in the rich array of all the blogs and posts in WA.

I noticed that you are amongst those with a lot of knowledge and experience in internet marketing, so took the liberty to click the follow on your page.

Thank you and much appreciate your kind sharing.

Cheers!
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Robert-A Premium
I don't mind at all.
Always happy to help if and when I can and point people in the right direction.
Have a good one.
Robert
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alisterbrede Premium
Robert thanks for following me. Yes, tigers are magnificent animals. I have visited the temple in Kanchanaburi, Thailand on two occasions. The last time was like visiting a prison. I am glad to see it was closed down. Tigers are creatures of the wild and that's where they should stay.
Alister
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Alister and thank you for reading my Bio.
Yes indeed tigers will surely become extinct in our lifetime as will Elephants.
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Dapoach Premium
I feel really inspired from reading your profile. I also wondered in the first instance how you managed to have a whooping amount of blog posts (484) and you have no trainings at all, not even a single one! Makes me wonder if probably you aren't interested in accruing cash credits for yourself. Well maybe posts/Articles on blogs generate more money though?
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Robert-A Premium
Yes Ojo its a personal choice not to do trainings.

In my previous 9 to 5 I was a trainer for 10 years and I know exactly what the new recruits had to know and understand the processes and procedures to do the job they were hired to do.
I never went in for videos or long discussions and created my own training material for them they could print out and take home with them to study.

I never had one trainee fail in 10 years.

Kind speaks for itself does it not?

Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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RonFrey Premium
Hi Robert
When I first joined as a starter member back in 2014, I was fortunate enough to come across your profile, read a couple of your posts and have since followed you, which has been a great help with my online journey so far.

I have been meaning to ask you why is it that you have 484 Posts offering great insights on many subjects but nothing under the Training Tab as such.
Quite clearly, a good number of your posts are excellent training Articles, so if you don't mind me asking, is this merely a personal preference/choice?

I hope you don't mind the question, but I was just curious.

Thanks Again
Ron
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Robert-A Premium
It is a personal choice.

I was a trainer in my previous 9 to 5 when I worked for our government.

I knew just what information that the new recruits needed to do the job they were hired to do so rather than show them videos and have long discussions I made up my own training material.

95% of this was written so that they could take it home and read at their leisure and come back with a better understanding of what their own 9 to 5 job would entail.

This worked for me and for them and I never had one failure in the 10 years I was a trainer.

Speaks for itself, does it not?

Enjoy your Friday and the weekend to come.
Robert
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RonFrey Premium
Thanks for your reply Robert

I was merely interested as to why you categorised them under "Posts" as opposed to parking them under the "Training tab" within your profile.

Thanks again
Ron
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Robert-A Premium
Blogs and Trainings are in different sections Ron.

A lot of members tend to create trainings because they accrue credits for them and can turn those credits into cash.
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RonFrey Premium
Thanks, Robert

I really appreciate your candour,

Your ethics are exemplary and thank you for those words of wisdom- Money ain't everything, sometimes the long way round is the shortest route to success

Enjoy the weekend ahead
Regards
~ Ron
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Robert-A Premium
I'm actually very busy moving into a new apartment so I don't have a lot of spare time to spend within WA.

I'm not even connected to the internet yet and use an internet cafe uptown.

Now its time I was off again.

Enjoy your Friday.
Robert
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RonFrey Premium
Thanks, Robert
Good luck with the move - Hope to chat once you are all sorted
Great weekend to you too
Ron
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Robert-A Premium
Onwards and Upwards Ron and never look back.
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yangetmaij Premium
Indeed!!! Very impressive bio and I thank you so much for the follow. I've just book marked this page so I can go back and enjoy reading some of your posts. I am sure it's a gold mine that will be of great asset to those of us who are newbies in here.

Thanks for including me in your network. Good luck on your continued success and God Bless.
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Robert-A Premium
Thank you for reading my Bio James.
You get stuck, you get in touch.
Enjoy your Tuesday.
Robert
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lakbar12 Premium
Robert, I thought this entire time I was all ready following you but, I guess not. I look forward to reading your blogs because, you have helped me out in the community a lot. Thanks a lot I am now following you and thank you for following me back.

Have an awesome day!
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Robert-A Premium
Onwards and upwards Lakisha.
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lakbar12 Premium
Thanks, Robert!
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CarlaNavarro Premium
Hi Robert and thank you for reaching out. I won't hold it against you that my ex-husband's name is ROBERT. lol

But thank you for the intro to assisting me, as I am sure sooner than later I will reach out to you. I definitely will read up on your many blogs.

Much success, not that you need it, you seem to be doing great!

Do what you love!!!
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Carla and there are a few members called Robert.
If/when you read my blogs make sure you choose the ones that will help you in conjunction with whatever training you are currently taking.
Have a great Tuesday.
Robert
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CarlaNavarro Premium
Thank you! you as well.
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Robert-A Premium
Onwards And Upwards Carla.
Robert
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leababz Premium
Very interesting bio you have here Robert, I would love to gain some knowledge re the Computer, I took a look at your website,
but I need to go back and read up more, but whatever you brought to WA is well appreciated. Keep doing what you love best.
Have a bless weekend.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Barbara and thank you for reading my profile.
Lots to take in and learn but it is possible to achieve success if you stick at it.
Its true what they say - it wont happen overnight, and no free lunches.
Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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leababz Premium
thank you
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Robert-A Premium
No probs, enjoy your Monday Barbara.
Robert
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Dougie-Smith Premium
What a great profile.
I'm not far away from you, down in the borders.
I've been interested in a business online for a good while now. I know it's the future which will alow me to work from home full time as long as I put the effort in. I have a main goal of working from home full time by my 55th birthday which is next year in June. So I must get my skates on.
I'm gonna be happy to check over some of your blogs.
Dougie :)
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Robert-A Premium
Hello again Dougie.
Thank you for reading my profile.
Will send you private Message asap.
Robert
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TheSadowOfOz Premium
Robert, I just wanted to write to you and thank you again for having reached out to me with the ample amount of information. I hope to call upon your services as I develop my sites--basing a majority of them of the knowledge you've shared. I must admit I am a bit tentative about making money online, but I've come to recognize WA as a legitimate way to do so.

Thank you,
Oz
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Oz and thank you for reading my profile.
Always happy to help when I can and its always best to ask questions and keep asking until all is clear.
Have a great Thursday.
Robert
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rubyandally Premium
Hi Robert

I'm going to be following you because I hear you are the go to guy for SEO, which still seems a bit like alchemy to me so I'm looking forward to learning from you. I am really excited too because you are also in the UK and while it's great to have friends around the world I sometimes just need to chat to UK folk because I think in some ways our experience of the internet is different so I am looking forward to reading some of your websites.

All the best

Alison
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Alison.
As you can see from my profile I'm in Edinburgh.
Where are you?

You get stuck, you get in touch and I'll do my best to sort you out.
Enjoy your Thursday.
Robert
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MukhtarH Premium
Your short bio is inspiring and what attracts me here is that you help people to earn good money online and I have to confess the best thing that one should do is helping people as I believe that always success comes faster to those who help others. I took that from you Robert.

I will to be connected with you follow your footprint in order to reach good status financially.
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Mukta and thank you for reading my Bio.
Always happy to help if and when I can.
Onwards and Upwards.
Robert
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FranCallado Premium
Hi Robert, you have an interesting bio and history with the internet and seem to have contributed a great way to this community.

I will be coming back to read your Blogs here at WA which seem incredibly helpful. One of them brought me to follow you.

I wish you all the best and thank you for your contributions to this community.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Fran and thank you for reading my Bio.
You get stuck, you get in touch.
Have a good one.
Robert
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FranCallado Premium
I'm very self-taught, but I definitely will keep your offer in mind.

Thank you so much.
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Robert-A Premium
Ok, just telling you that you don't have to go it alone where there is so much help here from the owners and the membership.
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FranCallado Premium
I know Robert. I've seen it. Thanks a lot. Actually I have a specific SEO doubt and I've noticed you have a lot of expertise in SEO. Mind if I contact you in private?
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Robert-A Premium
Feel free to get in touch but whatever your question is there's a good chance you will find the answer in my blogs.
Robert
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GShaw Premium
Hi Robert,

You offered some advice so I had to check out your bio.
An amazing bio and definitely someone I would like to follow.
You have a lot of experience and skills that anyone on WA should feel grateful to have at their fingertips.

Looking forward in working with you.

Keep up all your great continued work.

Greg
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Greg and if/when you read my blogs make sure you choose the ones that will help you in conjunction with whatever training you are currently taking.
Have a great Sunday.
Robert
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HaarerLife Premium
Thank you for the information!

I appreciate your comment as well :)

Yes I have already learned SO much on Wealthy Affiliate. I am so excited for what the next year is going to look like. I am very motivated right now. I have to keep moving forward.

Thanks again, wishing you the best for your new year!
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Amy and thank you for reading my Bio.
You have been almost a week now so you should be well into the first 10 lessons.
You get stuck, you get in touch.
Enjoy your Tuesday.
Robert
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AmazeCPS Premium
Thanks and I wish you all the success online 2019. And another thing, if you like to read more to improve more knowledge, I like to inform, I am sharing posts newly created. if it is helpful and you are interested,
Please leave a comment on it. It is highly appreciated and more support me to do the next posts. Thanks in advance.
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Robert-A Premium
There are places within wealthy affiliate to ask for Feedback and Comments.
You can also earn money by giving comments.
Enjoy your Monday.
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JamesTseng Premium
Hi Robert,

Thanks for the information you left on my site.
It's my pleasure to be connected with you because you have a wealth of online income experience.

I have travelled to Edinburgh and Scotland when I was a master student at the University of London two years ago. I really enjoyed the spectacular scenery in Scottish Highlands!

Currently, I'm taking the course in WA and I would like to inquire you some questions:

I'm thinking of my niche now. I got an idea from my current work.
As we all know, AI and IoT become more and more popular in recent years. I'd like to choose "Smart Speaker" to be my Niche.
But I'm not sure for two things:
1. Should I narrow down to some specific brands or products?
e.g. Amazon- Alexa, Google-Google Home, etc.
2. Is “Smart Speaker” market already too competitive?

Thank you,

James
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Robert-A Premium
Hello James and thank you for reading my Bio.
You must visit Edinburgh again and I will show you the sights.

I will answer your questions via a private Message.
Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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JamesTseng Premium
Hi Robert,

Yes, I will definitely visit Edinburgh again.
Thank you!

James
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Robert-A Premium
As you are a starter member I couldn't send you a PM but I answered your questions the normal way.
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JamesTseng Premium
Hi Robert, I have upgraded to Premium member now.

Cheers,
James
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Robert-A Premium
Okey James, now its onwards and upwards.
Enjoy your Tuesday.
Robert
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LouiseBT Premium
Hi Robert
I have just read and commented on your SEO for Images blog which led me to reading your profile - though I have followed you, I confess, I hadn't read your profile. You have a very interesting and varied background - congratulations on all your achievements.
I see you are keen on visiting India and seeing tigers, I love those big cats too!.
I was sent to New Delhi on a 4-day business trip (only 4 days sadly), and have always wanted to go back. What an interesting and vibrant place! I am also interested in following in Mother Theresa's footsteps, a largely unknown fact about her is that she was an incredible businesswoman. She set up self-sustaining communities for people suffering from leprosy, where they could live, heal, work, generate an income (fish farming) and their children were in close proximity being educated too.
Great to meet you here.
Blessings
Louise
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Louise and thank you for reading my Bio.
I have another follower from Zimbabwe, can't recall their WA name at the moment.
Yes I would like to see the Bengal Tigers in their natural habitat before you will eventually only be able to see them in a Zoo.
I would also like to go and see the Snow Leopards in the Himalayas.
I don't know much about Mother Theresa so will take your word she was an astute business woman.
Onwards and Upwards Louise and enjoy your Monday.
Robert
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RBaumrocks58 Premium
Hi Robert,

I have been following the training, but I guess I am confused as to what type of site to set up so that my website can direct people to my Ebay store I currently have online. The problem is, I have a tough time deciding what site to choose and when I do choose something, there are SOOO many things that go to a theme that they want you to choose? Sometimes there are all these extra plug-ins they want you to choose for that theme? I am a person who learns best by actually seeing things applied in front of me. When I see all the blank spaces or pages I am lost because I don't
have a format to follow that says..put this here or put it there. I wish I had a page that tells you step by step what to put in. Does this make sense? I hope I am explaining this right. I really want to do this but as a first time learner, it is not easy.
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Robert-A Premium
Ruth just choose a standard theme such as Twenty 17.
I personally have used Frontier for the past 2 years and found it an excellent choice.
It comes with the least amount of bells and whistles and pretty easy to use and maintain.
The plugins you need are not a problem either.

You can start off with the bare minimum such as -

All In One SEO Pack
Classic Editor
Contact Form 7
Easy Cookie Law

Then you can add these if you want to -

EWWW Image Optimizer
SSL Insecure Content Fixer
WPtouch Mobile Plugin

You could also add ones such as -

QuickShare
Google Website Translator
Fonts
Pretty Links

For your content you can either have a Post or a Page.
Of course you can add images to those and have links to whatever you are promoting, in your case your eBay Store.

Tell me, is the eBay Store actually yours or are you working with it for eBay?

You get stuck, you send me a Private Message.

To do that you go to my profile and click on the Blue colored words Private Message near the top of the screen.

Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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RBaumrocks58 Premium
No I don't own the store like a Shopify store. I run my store from the Ebay site. Ebay just gives you the option to choose what level you want to run your store (Basic, Premium, Anchor or Enterprise). Thank you for all the info you just gave me. I have a feeling this will help quite a bit. I will let you know how it goes after I try it out. Thank you and you have a great Saturday too! :)
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Robert-A Premium
Ok you run the store from eBay so you should have a link for it and so you can use that link on your website to point people to your store.
Robert
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Motly20 Premium
I have had the dreaded email from amazon saying I’ve had no sales in first 180 days so my amazon acc may be closed down. I feel like all my hard work over last 5 months has been for nothing. Any help as to what to do would be most welcome.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Matthew
Quite a few of the members help each other out by making a small purchase from each others Amazon Accounts.

Here's one blog And this one Robert
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Motly20 Premium
Thank you Robert I will look into it tonight.
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Robert-A Premium
Happy to help if and when I can.
You should do a blog yourself and ask for help.
Robert
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Motly20 Premium
Ok I will do that thank you
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FeruzKamis Premium
Thank you Robert for the follow.
I followed you because I don't want to lose you among the millions of WA members.
I enjoyed reading your post and for keeping things real.
You are a true educator.
I know WA is a great community but sometimes things can get a little fluffy and thus I read your post.
God bless.
Feruz
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Robert-A Premium
No probs and thank you for taking the time to read my Bio.
Onwards and upwards to success.
Robert
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BVITAS1947 Premium
695/5000
Dear Mr ROBERT-ALLAN,
With personal satisfaction I have accepted the opportunity to review all the VIDEOS at the GETTING STARTED level, which you sent me. Namely, in order to open the possibility of restoring knowledge from past VIDEOS, I extracted from each video the most important commands with the relevant times in which they are located. So I got a list of commands from VIDEOS and presented them in Word. So I made it easier to renew the knowledge from the already-produced videos.
CONCLUSION
Online Entrepreneur Certification contains 5 courses with 50 lessons. Imagine, please, when I finish my 50th lesson, how do I remember what contained the 28th or 12th lessons or any other?

I cordially greet you and thank you for your help.
VITAS BOŠKO
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Vitas
Thank you for reading my Bio.

You should keep note of this URL.

It will always take you to the Getting Started Lessons. Enjoy your Saturday.

Robert
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VanMart Premium
Hi Robert, I saw your reply to a question about signing in as admin and found it very helpful. I've got a lot of information in my head, but need some help recalling it and applying it in the right place. I read your bio and am glad to get to know you. We have a few things in common in our lives history. Thanks for your help. Herbert M.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Herbert and thank you for reading my Bio.You get stuck, you get in touch.
Enjoy your Sunday.
Robert
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Robert-A Premium
Stienar you are a new member, please be aware you are not allowed to self-promote within wealthy affiliate.
You will receive one written warning from Kyle or Carson and if you persist your account will be terminated.
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kevin928 Premium
Hi Robert, another one of the many new members here, keen to learn and contribute. A very interesting and diverse bio you have. I have followed you I hope thats ok. Many thanks in advance for all of the resources you have contributed here, Im sure Ill be delving in to them as much as I can

All the best

Kevin
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Kevin and I just replied to your follow.
Thank you for taking time out to read my Bio.
Onwards and Upwards.
Robert
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Floria Premium
hello Robert,

I am very new here. Not just that I am new in this digital world, also a tech Dummie. Worse, I am now working on my ever first website and I am stuck with writing with the content - " About me" page. I am not a writer. English is not my mother tongue and I speak German and with that. My grammar is horrible.

Then, I read your Bio. Very very impressive :) . I wish I have your writing talent.
I couldn't even finish my "About me" set up of my ever first website. :( That is for me a wall to break in the next days.

I thought to myself, how could I write? Not to mention effectively? Even the niche I have chosen is something that many people do not really talk about. So the pressure to write at least "good" about it should at least catch attention. I do not know how to create from writing the readers reaction like " hmmmmmm" or " "Aha!" or " OMG, I would like to read further. Or just to intrigued them to read further.
I know what I need, but I can't excecute because of this lack of this talent : Writing

Is there any possibilty, for you to guide me, check my website? Honestly, I am struggling to put my niche idea into words. I am overwhelmed and my note pad is full of erasures because I feel I couldn't precisely put my message clear. :(

It took me 2 hours to finish even this message to you. :( But so far, I was able to finish it.

Help. I'd be really thankful for any feedback from you.

All the best,
Floria
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Robert-A Premium
Hallo Floris und guten Morgen

I will send you a Private Messages as and when I can.

Maybe in the next hour or longer as I have 'Stuff' to do.

Enjoy your Sunday.
Robert
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Floria Premium
Thank you Robert.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs, sent you a PM.
Now I'm off out for a few hours.
Maybe catch you later.
Robert
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wimone Premium
Robert.... you're making my head spin....hundreds you say. Makes me feel like I'm climbing Mount Everest on my knees. Should take me about a century to catchup. Impressive...really!!
Anyway I'll follow along and try to read some of your previous blogs. I'm keeping my eye you Mr. Wizard :))
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Robert-A Premium
Hello John and thank you for reading my Bio.
We all have gifts, talents or a skill John.
With me its writing.
You are probably great at something I'm absolutely rubbish at.
Onwards and upwards.
Robert
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tvrob26 Premium
Hi Robert, just wanted to say hi from one Robert to another and mainly wanted to read about your story seeing that you have been involved with WA for 4 years now and you are a fellow British citizen. Also my good friend Dave OHara dkohara follows you also.
Kind regards Rob
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Rob and thank you for reading my Bio and commenting.
I see that you also want to follow me so will get onto that asap.
Have a good one.
Robert
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LouSto Premium
Wow Robert! This is so impressive! If you don't mins, may I ask how old you are? I'd like to share with some of my friends who consider themselves "too old to learn"! You are such an inspiration! Thank you!

I'd also like to suggest (if I may...) that you set the intention and begin planning your trip to India! It will only happen if you make it happen, as I'm sure you know :)
And then PLEASE write a piece about it when you get back!
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Louise and thank you for reading my Bio.
As for my age - I wont see 65 again that's for sure lol.
As for the trip to India to see the tigers, that has been put on hold so many times I have almost given up hope of ever going.
So many things to do at home and this business to run and my two daughters to see and of course the grandkids and great grandkids (youngest 9 months).
Onwards and upwards Louise and you get stuck, you get in touch.
Enjoy your Wednesday.
Robert
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LouSto Premium
That is incredible Robert! It's so good to see there are people in the world who do not let anything stop them learning new things and expanding their horisons!

I understand a bit about seeing the kids, grandkids and and great grandkids. My gran is now 88 and my two are her first great grandkids, so we see her almost every week. I can see the effect it has on her when we miss a week.

Enjoy them and spoil them, no matter what the parents say! :)
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Robert-A Premium
My mother is 92 and she has quite a few great great grandkids.
The wee ones grow up so fast - blink and they are teenagers lol
It will soon be Christmas so I'm sure to get lots of messages about what they want from Santa.

Now its time I was off this machine as its getting late.
Catch you another day Louise.
Robert
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Whatknots Premium
Hi Robert. You live in part of the world that is on my bucketlist -. Scottland and Ireland - the moors, the craggy hills, the people, the culture, the music and the language have been my dream to experience.

Thank you so much for your help yesterday at Knottatart. I super appreciate it.

Paula
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Paula and welcome back after your forced absence lol

If you ever get across to Scotland I would be more than happy to show you around my home city.
Lots to see and do so you are sure to go away with lots of great memories and photos as well.

Also if you get over to Ireland I can ask my sister to take you in hand and look after you. (she lives in the Republic of Ireland in County Cavan as do two of my brothers.
But I have relatives in Northern Ireland as well.

I have loads of relatives over there. They moved for the work about 35 years ago and never came back.
I actually spoke to my sister today coz she was over to see our mother.

Now its about time I was signing off for the night.
Take Care.
Robert
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BeCalm Premium
Hi Robert, Thank you for following me. Edinburgh, hey? My Godson and his family live there too. I appreciate your offering to help me because this is the first place I have found that I sense I will actually be able to get into the internet and make some real income. I know I will get stuck along the way and will need help from masterminding with the likes of folk like you. Thanks again, Julie @ BeCalm
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Julie and have a browse through my blogs and make sure you choose the ones that will help you in conjunction with whatever training you are currently taking.
What part of my home town does your godson live?
I'm off uptown very soon so you have a great Sunday.
Robert
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BeCalm Premium
I'm not quite sure but I do know he went to Edinburgh University. Have a wonderful Sunday.
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Robert-A Premium
It was my old Uni as well.
Its where I got my degree in Business Studies/Business Administration

Onwards and upwards Julie.
Robert
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Chezbrown Premium
Quick question for you Robert as I am a bit confused about something (nothing new there then lol). I have been reading the post that Jay put up recently and he is saying you can change the title in the meta tag to something totally different to the url name, and the description, is this wise or is it better to keep it the same?

Also, I have just renamed one of my posts as the heading didn't read right so I got the same keyword just round another way but the same traffic and qsr, would it be better to republish it with the new name and take the other one down as it hasn't even been ranked by google yet or just leave it?

My brain is not working at all today? xxx
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Robert-A Premium
Just about to sign off but will send you a very short PM.
Robert
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Chezbrown Premium
Thank you Robert, I will send you tea and biccies in return for your help. xxx
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Robert-A Premium
You should have the PM by now.
And now I'm off.
Robert
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Chezbrown Premium
I have Robert, thank you and speak to you later. xxx
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Robert-A Premium
No probs and I'm def off now.
Robert
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dragonfly10 Premium
What do you suggest as headers? I am using the traditional headers of Home, About Me, Blogs, and Privacy Policy. I will look at breadcrumbs. I am using the Ocean Extra theme with Elementor as a page builder. As a footer, I will use a header of products. What do you think?
Sandy
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Sandy.
About Sandra would be better.
Also Blogs is pretty non descriptive - blogs about what?
Your Privacy Policy is taking up space that would be better of for another header relevant to your Niche.
Put the Policy in the Footer with your Disclosure/Disclaimer.
Your Theme is a personal choice sandy so if it suits you then who am I to say change it.
You get stuck, you get in touch.
Have a great Wednesday.
Robert
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dragonfly10 Premium
Hi Robert
Thank for your suggestions I will put my Privacy policy in the footer and label the blog post. I do have a niche sit and am current building it out. Thank for imformation and time.
Sandy
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Robert-A Premium
If you have opted for a Blog Roll about your Niche then that's what I would called the Blog Header in the menu.
Your latest blog would always be top of the list.
Robert
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bmwalls Premium
Hi Robert,
Newbi here. I'm having trouble linking a click bank product. I got the link from click bank, but when I try to attach it in Word Press Edit it won't take. When I check website the word is there but nothing happens. Any info would be appreciated...thanks
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Robert-A Premium
Is it the HOP link and not the Code?

Its easy enough to insert your link.

When you have your article in Edit Mode you highlight a piece of relevant text.
Then click the paper Clip icon in the menu.
A box appears directly under the highlighted text
You insert the Affiliate Link into the box.
You click on the little cog wheel to the right of the box.
Next small screen - make sure your link is there and click the Open New Tab box is ticked.
Click Add Link and you should see that highlighted text has turned blue.
Save as draft or Update depending if the article has been published or not.
Click Preview and test the link.
If it takes you to where its supposed to then all is well.
Robert
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bmwalls Premium
Robert,
I inserted my HOPlink and then updated a current post. But when I checked it did not take. ????
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Robert-A Premium
Did you follow the steps exactly because if you did then your link is wrong or you are inserting the code instead of the link
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bmwalls Premium
thanks, I'll try
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possumlane Premium
HI Robert - so lovely to have met you and, like you I love the outdoors however my outdoors interests involved racing cars as a teenager and then rallying after my first marriage and actually rallied until I was 6 months pregnant with my 5th children much to the dismay of my mother. Have driven the desert, from Sydney to Perth 21 times 20 of them by myself and actually had my 6th baby on one of those trips - can't understand how no one has made a film but there you are - I am not famous enough obviously lol
Great to have you as a follower and I am gladly following you back but now it is time for bed so hopefully we can continue this conversation at some other time
Carol from South Australia
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Carol and thank you for reading my Bio.
You were a bit of a tearaway in your younger years lol.
As we would say - a bit of a lass.
Hope you have a great day when it dawns for you.
Now I'm off again so will probs catch you later when you wake up.
Robert
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kimwolfe Premium
Hi Robert!

You are mentioned in my latest post, as a WA member to follow. Feel free to chime in.

And thanks for sharing all of your great info! I'm definitely learning from you....and hopefully others will too. Kim
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Kim, and - "yir a wee sweetheart so yi ur" - as we say over here in our broadest Scots brogue.

Thank you for the mention and I'm sure there will be lots of members who will now follow your ten.
I will head over there and leave a comment asap.
Have an awesome Tuesday.
Robert
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kimwolfe Premium
LOL! Love it. Thanks!
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Robert-A Premium
Hi again Kim and always happy to interact with my fellow members even if they can't understand my 'Brogue' lol.
Enjoy your Wednesday.
Robert
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Lorrainebee1 Premium
Hi Robert.
I am having a heck of a time trying to figure out how to link images with text widget. I was trying to follow Marion Black with her Link Image w/ text Widget but seems to be missing something.

I am able to link from a word in my sight but have no clue on how to link images.

HELP!!
Thank you so much!!!
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Robert-A Premium
Will send you a PM Lorraine.
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Hey Robert I just had a conversation with you yesterday you posted on my wall and followed me after I followed you.
My username is KevinV91
I'm Sorry to have to do this but im desperate I was just banned without warning from writing on here whatsoever. I can't reach out to anyone.

I tried to email kyle= carson from a website that talked about this issue but I don't know if they will get back to me.

I had an affiliate link in my blog and I didn't know I couldn't do that someone asked me to remove the link I tried but couldn't find a way to edit the blog and the next day I'm banned.

I love the service and the people here I don't want to have to leave. Communication is half the value of WA i learn by asking questions and conversing with others.

at least half of my blog posts were to try and help others.

i know I'm asking for something with nothing to give you in return but could you please help me with this issue since your an ambassador and get this ban lifted?

i really had no idea I was breaking a rule or I wouldn't have done it,
Thanks for your time Robert.
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anusuya1 Premium
It seems like if you share url of your blog post outside of WA, it usually disappears.

Another time I read somewhere your blog content can be copied by someone else if you publish at Blogger.com.

I am new for these things.
Would you mind offering your opinion about it when you get a chance!
Thank you for your time and help in advance.
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Robert-A Premium
I don't know what you mean by disappears.

I share my blog URLs all the time and especially in my website articles.
They are a great way to get visitors to wealthy affiliate and if they join you get the referral credit.

If someone does copy your content they cannot publish it because this would be duplicate content and the search engines would penalize it and probably ban it.

Robert
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anusuya1 Premium
Thank you for your clarifications. It greatly helped me.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs, and I would not worry too much about it.
You will be told lots and lots of crap here within WA from members and elsewhere as well.
Within WA this is simply because the people don't actually know either but give a reply because answering comments and questions improves their rank.
Have a great evening (night time here).
Robert
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Debbie19 Premium
Thank you soooooo much for following me what an awesome profile I grew up in the country what a beautiful place it sounds like never have I been a traveler but when I read how besutiousand I could really use your help I'm at the stage of being totally lost and give up can't move forward being stuck on lesson 4.......don't get it......... I
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Robert-A Premium
Do you mean this lesson 4 - You have just started so we can't exchange Private Messages until you go Premium.

This being so I can't help you a great deal simply because there is so much to cover and you should not rush the training but take it step by step.

Leave me your email and I can contact you that way.
I will delete it right away from WA.
Enjoy your Friday.
Robert
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Fabio81 Premium
Hi Robert, I would like to ask for your help, just to let you understand where I am at the moment. Unfortunately I don't have so much time to spend here for the moment, I have already my website (almost 2 years now) but I use it like a personal diary for my trips. I love to travel and share my travel experiences with others, but I never thought about getting money out of it. So I'm just trying to understand if that is possible, if I can start to use my website for it, or better build another website with a real "niche".
Thanks for your help in advance.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Fabio
Its entirely possible to earn money with a travel website.
Have you never thought of turning your diary into a Travel Blog.
There are many people do this and make good money from it.

Once established, your travel blog itself could earn you $3,000 – $5,000 / month, but if you broaden your horizons and start working on other income streams like freelance writing, content creation, social media management and consulting services, you can double or even triple this figure.

Here is a web page that should give you some ideas where to start and how to.

https://problogger.com/make-money-blogging/

Here is another web page

https://www.bloggingbasics101.com/how-can-i-make-money-from-my-blog/


Here is a link to a blog I published within wealthy affiliate.

Hope this is enough info for you.
Have a great Wednesday.
Robert
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Fabio81 Premium
Thanks a lot for your help Robert, I really appreciate that. Just another question, if I upgrade to premium now with the offer for the first month, then, after the first month, can I decide to do the upgrade to premium for 1 year, or I need to keep going monthly? I mean, if I want to give to myself an opportunity, I will have one month to understand how the upgrade to premium works and decide to keep going at least for one year then.
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Robert-A Premium
Sorry I forgot to give the links to my blogs within WA. You can take the first month at the discount or go straight to a yearly membership.

Its entirely up to you but there is a considerable saving going yearly.

Robert
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Heyday Premium
Thanks for the follow back Robert, and I too look forward to drawing on your expertise if required.
I spent a good 5 years in your fine country, some 20 years or so ago, mainly fort William and many parts of Glasgow where I became acquainted with the sales game.
Best wishes
Heyday
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Robert-A Premium
No probs David and I hope you do well.
Onwards and Upwards.
Robert
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stay focused Premium
Hi Robert,
Hope you're enjoying your weekend.
My question to you is, I just finished
an informative article on my website
of 1,500+ good content. But,I don't see
that it was indexed in Google? I have Published
9-10 articles while 6 are Indexed in Google.
Also, my website is indexed. Could I still
get my last article indexed in their SEO?
thank you,
James
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Robert-A Premium
It can take some time to get indexed but why not do it manually in your Google Console?
Easy to do and only takes a couple of minutes at the most.
Enjoy your Sunday.
Robert
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stay focused Premium
Thanks Robert!
I'll try that.
Enjoy your Sunday,
James
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denara2017 Premium
Thank you for following me, I now follow you. I responded to you earlier. Thank you for the assistance so far. Never made it to Edinburgh but did spend some time in Glasgow in the 60's with a group called the Country Gentlemen. Didn't make any money but had a great time. We did record an album at our expense. Worked with a Scottish C&W singer by the name of Ski Laired. We backed her when she played Iceland.
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Robert-A Premium
I too sang in a band in the 60's.
We called ourselves 'Three's A Crowd'.
Simply because there was myself, older brother and a friend and we played the pubs and clubs in and around Edinburgh.
Great times.
Enjoy your Monday.
Robert
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denara2017 Premium
Thank you. If you have time would you review www.helpingretiredstayretired.com..Any and all suggestions will be greatly appreciated.
I played bass, sang backup/harmony and hauled equipment. My 2 lead songs were "Going to Kansas City" and "Johnny Be Good".

Dennis
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Robert-A Premium
Sorry Dennis but it seems you have a problem.
When I clicked on the link you gave I got this message -

__________________________________
Hmm. We’re having trouble finding that site.

We can’t connect to the server at http://www.helpingretiredstayretired.com..any.
____________________________________

I'm thinking you made a mistake somewhere with that link so I would fix it asap.

have a great Tuesday.
Robert
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denara2017 Premium
My fat fingered fault. Try www.helpingretiredstayretired.com

It just worked for me. That extra ..any. at the end killed it.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Dennis.
had a look at your site and its looking ok.
One thing caught my eye.
You are replying to comments as Admin.
Not a good idea coz who wants a reply from Admin?

Reply as you the owner/user and preferably with your own name or the name you go by in the site as the owner.
Have a great Wednesday.
Robert
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denara2017 Premium
Thank you very much.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Dennie, onwards and upwards.
Hope your day is going as well as you hoped it would be.
Robert
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stay focused Premium
Hi Robert,
Hope you're having a progressive day!
I have 2 questions.
1. I just wrote over 1,400 words on a new posts.
But, I do not see it in site content. It looks like
it's been published though??? It wasn't added to
my total words written which should be over
5,000 so far.
2. On writing Reviews, what is the platform on
this?
Thank you,
James
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Robert-A Premium
Sorry James I have never and have no intention of using the WA Site Content function and therefore I haven't a clue what you mean.

I also don't know what you mean by -

On writing Reviews, what is the platform on
this?

What platform?
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program3 Premium
Hello Robert, How are you today? Congratulations on your success and completing your degree. I am one of the new guys here at WA working to complete my training. I really enjoyed reading your story. I can really tell by your story and your name that you are a great guy. :) Have a great day! - Robert
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Robert and if/when you read my blogs make sure you choose the ones that will help you in conjunction with whatever training you are currently taking.
Have a great Monday.
Robert
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laurenjean Premium
Hi Robert, Alanna @emerald860 mentioned you might be the person to answer this question: Could you shed some light?
I have received a number of press releases in my inbox and am not sure if/how to publish them.
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Robert-A Premium
I replied to your message earlier.
Robert
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laurenjean Premium
Thanks a million for responding to me twice, Robert. Much appreciated. I have now added your answer within my post and notified everyone else who had the same question.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Lauren and onwards and upwards.
Have a great Friday and the weekend to come.
Robert
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susanhunt1 Premium
Hello Robert,
I like your blogs I am fairly new here. I run & own a bed & breakfast in the Snowdonia national park. Which does take up a fair bit of my time especially as we go into summer soon. At the moment it is quiet.
And very soon we are having a lot of new windows installed. Anyway I thought I would reach out to you as you have a lot of experience.
I have created my own website a completely different business to the one I run in the physical world. I have learn,t so much since I joined the wealthy affiliates. I am sticking to the training step by step, it takes me a long time to understand things I keep changing my theme on my website as I keep getting stuck at finding how to put pics on, move text and just getting around the website etc. I have done a couple of blogs now could you take a look and tell me what you think.I seem to spend so much time doing it and I just don,t think I am doing it right.
I don,t have any affiliate links on there yet as I have not got to that bit yet I am up to the google + bit which is taking me hours to understand.
I hoe you can help me I just want one persons opinion at the time and saw you.
Thank you Sue
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Sue from Wales.
I spent quite some time in South wales and still have friends there (Port Talbot) and in fact was down there just before Christmas last year.

It can take quite a long time to understand the ins and outs of marketing online but I believe I have covered judst about every aspect in my 400 plus blogs.

Have a read at the ones you believe will help you in conjunction with whatever training you are currently taking.
Every little bit of info will surely come in handy somewhere down the line.

I'm afraid I can't take a look at your site coz you never left the link to it lol.

For personal questions related only to you its better to contact members via a Private Message.
That way only the two people can read them, whereas.....

Hope you're enjoying your evening, and maybe catch you later.
Robert
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heatherplude Premium
Nice to connect with you, Robert! I have always wanted to go to Scotland - on an extended golf trip. My son's name is Cullen and there is a Cullen House and a golf course near there - so that's on the list of places to visit for me! Glad to meet you and looking forward to your continued success!
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Heather and nice of you to drop by my profile.
We also have the Cullins and well worth a visit.
I see you have requested to follow me so I will get to that asap.
Enjoy your Friday.
Robert
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MojalefaR Premium
Thanks for following me, Robert. And thanks for being so willing to assist. In the coming days I will be looking for your blogs because I am very keen to learn how to make money on the internet. This is my journey of success in this the afternoon of my life.

Thanks again for sharing your experience.

Mojalefa.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Mojalefa and if/when you read my blogs make sure you choose the ones that you believe will help you in conjunction with whatever training you are taking.
Every little piece of info helps and will be relevant somewhere down the line.
Enjoy your Tuesday.
Robert
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SWagner2 Premium
Hello Robert, I'm following you and hope you add me to your network as well.

You do have an interesting bio! Sounds like WA will be a fairly easy process for you since you already have much of the background. As for me, I'm still struggling but truly hope to get it all figured out in a few more months.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Susan and thank you for taking the time to read my Bio.
I started Mentoring/Tutoring a few years back and that's what I mainly do now instead of marketing.
I do have 2 sites with WA though and they are purely informational to help the membership and the general public.
Feel free to browse them and the blogs I have published within WA as well.
You get stuck, you get in touch and if I'm not around there are over a million other members for you to call on.
Have a great Thursday.
Robert
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Foxhenley Premium
Your Bio is interesting, so well worth the time, it takes to read it. You are sending out 'success ahead signals', with your bio! But what if I don't have your gifts and talents? It is enjoyable here at WA to take the Courses and learn, and work, and I believe, success will come. Thank you very much, Janice
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Robert-A Premium
Janice I didn't learn overnight.
There was lots of trial and error.
But I persevered and eventually things started falling into place.
I made a few thousand GBP and that suited me.
Then I stopped online marketing and from what I had learned I decided to mentor/tutor online and that's how I make an income now.
I am never going to be a millionaire but that's ok I live what to me is a comfortable lifestyle.
Onwards and Upwards Janice.
Robert
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PaulMunns Premium
Hello Robert, I have just been reading some of your posts and just when I think I am beginning to understand a little of whats going on you blow me away with so much more! I need to work harder and smarter.
PS Visited the castle a few years ago. Lovely place. Irn Bru is still my favourite soft drink!
Now following.
Regards, Paul.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Paul and thank you for taking the time to read my Bio.
Yes it does pay to work smarter and not harder at your age lol.
I'm well into my 60's now and 70 is creeping nearer but what the hell, you only have one life so take a chance now and again.

I was up at the castle yesterday and I never get tired of the view.

They are trying to change Irn Bru (too much sugar) so stock up on the old recipe while you have the chance lol.

Now I best be off out for a few hours so maybe catch you later.
Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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3dandelions Premium
Hello Robert! While you have an inspiring bio (yes, you do!), I must admit that I am more in a place of nostalgia at the moment. I have been in your fair city a couple of times. Would love to visit again someday! And if I do, be sure I'll be letting you know :)
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Robert-A Premium
No probs and thank you for reading my bio.
Your Bio is pretty impressive as well.
You don't say where you live but yes come back again to Edinburgh and I will show you the sights.
Onwards and Upwards to more success.
Have a great Saturday.
Robert
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3dandelions Premium
I am in Michigan, "The Mitten" of the US, Metro Detroit area. I lived in downtown Detroit in my 20's, and loved it. But I am a country gal at heart, so I have been slowly moving further from the city. It is still considered Metro Detroit, but I am now "out in the country" a bit, on four acres, where I can walk out the back of my property onto state owned land with 30-some miles of walking/biking/horse trails.
Here is a little trivia for you: By a previous marriage, my last name is is that of a famous tragic play, written by a famous English bard, that those in the theater world often refer to as "The Scottish Play" ...
We spent our three week honeymoon traveling all over Scotland by car. A few years later, I backpacked in Europe and spent a few days in Edinburgh. Absolutley loved my times in Scotland. Travel is still on my bucket list and would definitely love to visit Scotland again! And if I do, I will take you up on your offer of showing me the sights :)
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Emily from Michigan.
I had a friend from Adrian (she died some years ago).
I was born in a little farm cottage and not a hospital and my grannie delivered me.
I was raised on the farm and worked on the land until my 30's.
I still miss it now I have to live in a big city so you treasure your 4 acres.

The play is McBeth Emily and yes its referred to as the Scottish play and you are not supposed to mention its name coz it will bring bad luck.

A question for you now.

Did you never tell the time with dandelions?

When myself and siblings were kids we used to.

If you ever come back to Edinburgh be sure to let me know and I will show you the sights and probably places you never knew existed..

Right now though its time I was in a hot bath then an early night.
Bye for now.
Robert
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3dandelions Premium
I know Adrian, it is on the other side of Ann Arbor, where the University of Michigan is located, from where I am. Fun fact: It used to be known as the fence capital of the world :)

I do treasure my land, very much so. I often just sit and stare at it and watch the wildlife. I hope that you have occasion to go a spend some afternoons here and there visiting your countryside. What a wonderful piece of family history to have in that your grannies brought you into the world! I was born in hospital, but chose to birth my babes at home.

I had not heard of telling time by dandelion. I googled and see that lore is how many breaths it takes to blow off all of the seeds of the globe. Love it, thank you for that.

Hope you enjoyed your hot bath and early night.
Emily
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Again Emily.
My friend actually came over to visit Scotland and she stayed with me for 6 months until her Visa ran out.
I never saw her again after that.

I actually have a photo of that day I was born.
It was taken outside the cottage and my granny was getting her photo taken by my mothers sister.

I actually cycle a lot (weather permitting) and get out into the countryside as much as I can.

You are supposed to blow on the globe 3 times and the seeds that are left are the o'clock.

Of course it was pure luck if it was right but you know how kids are and we believed it lol.

Now I must be off as Mondays are my busiest days uptown.

Might catch you later.
Robert
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3dandelions Premium
So now we know of two ways to tell time by blowing on a dandelion!
And I will give you a third way to tell time by the dandelion :)

"The dandelion is called the rustic oracle; its flowers always open about 5 A.M. and shut at 8 P.M., serving the shepherd for a clock." Source: Folkard (448. 309), from "The Child and Childhood in Folk-Thought," by Alexander F. Chamberlain
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Robert-A Premium
Ok I will look out for that as I get up at the crack of dawn most mornings.
Robert
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3dandelions Premium
Me too! 5am is my favorite time of the day :)
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Robert-A Premium
When I worked on the land I was usually way before that coz I had milking to do.
I replied to your PM.
Now I'm going to head of home to make myself some dinner.
Robert
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MarciF Premium
Hi Robert,
Good to meet you. I am very new to internet marketing having joined WA a short while ago. In still trying to figure out my niche.
I see you have written many informational blogs but if you happen to have any if your expert advice about niches. I would greatly appreciate it. I will make sure to read your blogs as I progress. I just don't think I'm there yet.
Look forward to connecting with you soon. Have a great day.
My best.
Marci.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Marci and thank you for reading my Bio.
Your Niche will be personal to you Marci and only you can decide what it will be but with your previous experience in the fashion industry everything points to that at this moment in time.
However you could have other interests.
Perhaps a lifelong interest or hobby you spend a lot of time involved in.
I haven't published any blogs for a specific niche simply because of what I have said above.

You get stuck then you get in touch.
Also don't get me wrong coz I will help but you should also get in touch with the person you signed up under and in your case that would be -
TimMcKinlay

Did he not say he would give you his personal support.

Enjoy your Friday and the weekend to come.
Robert-A
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Trujunco Premium
Hello Robert of Scotland,
As a great fan of tigers myself I certainly would love to join in on your India adventure...Yet safe to say at this point I've enough saved to get to the western shoreline of the USA and perhaps a bowl of rice or two (Do love their curry recipes).
Recently found you out on another's profile page as I was stopping by to see his progress...no sign of life yet.
But you, my friend, are certainly moving along smashingly.
I will take you up on the kind offer of helping another and peruse your 390 blogs for gifts and surprises. as well I think it is in my interest to follow you by and by.
So good day to you and thanks for being here on the WA planet.

Respectfully, David
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Robert-A Premium
Hello David and thank you for reading my Bio.
Always happy to point people in the right direction.
Please do read my blogs but only those you believe will help you now or in the immediate future.
The rest can wait.
Also get in touch with the person you signed up under.
In your case that would be Nathaniell who has been here longer than I have and didn't he say he will help you all he can?
Have a great Friday and the weekend ahead.
Robert
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gardenguy Premium
Greetings Robert~

Somehow....but fortunately so..... I came across your profile page. Seems you are a Wealthy Affiliate member I certainly need to follow.....so I am. I am just getting started in the learning process here in the Bootcamp, although I've been a member for sometime. I decided 5 years ago internet marketing was the only way I could conceivably bolster my retirement income. Only when I found WA, did I find a credible road to that end. The technical side of it is my weakness, and has been the scary aspect that probably causes much of my procrastination. But it's time I climbed over it and got on with what I came here for.

I'm going to go through all of your articles for insights to bolster my dive into the Bootcamp.....at a glance, it looks like there's a wealth of information for me. You are someone my own age bracket, which I see makes your writing different from the younger set.......a beautiful thing. My name is Wayne Olson and I am on the central west coast of California in the U.S........the Monterey Bay Peninsula to be exact......and thank you for reading my greeting.

~Wayne
gardenguy
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Wayne and glad you liked my Bio and commented on it.
Its always good to comment on blogs or training you believe will help you now and there are quite a few members who have been here for a few years like myself.
get to know them and they will keep you ontrack.
I was a trainer for several years and trained many age groups so I can see where they're coming from and target my blogs accordingly.
Lots to read and learn and as I said - keep you ontrack.
Enjoy your Sunday.
Robert
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Chezbrown Premium
Hi Robert, how are you doing today?

How is the weather beside you today? Surprise surprise, it's snowing in Penicuik and rather quite heavy too. A day for being in the house I think.

I hope you are somewhere warm and having your tea and biccies. Two games of football on TV so plenty time to work on here lol. xxx
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Robert-A Premium
I'm fine Cheryl, uptown as usual and there was a bit of snow falling but stopped now.
I will be off home soon.
Keep forgetting to ask.
Did you get your Account problem sorted and more importantly have you upgraded to yearly?
It will pay you in the long run to do this.
Catch you later tonight perhaps.
Robert
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Chezbrown Premium
Yes, I have got the problem sorted out but haven't yet upgraded as I keep meaning to ask Kyle if because it was there fault I was locked out if there is any chance of still getting the yearly fee at the Black Friday price.

I don't know why I should lose out when they made the mistake not me. xxxx
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Again Cheryl.
Yes keep at Kyle.
Don't know if it will do any good but why not as a goodwill gesture.
Much better getting that yearly subscription when it means you are only paying about half price.
Ok better get on and do a wee bit work before heading off uptown.
Busy Monday for me as usual.
Catch you later.
Robert
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Chezbrown Premium
I did think you were up early. I thought you were actually out and about already but you are just getting ready to go out. Have a good day Robert and I will speak to you later. I most certainly will keep at Kyle. xxxx
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Robert-A Premium
Okey Dokey
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Meekandlowly Premium
Hejy Robert, u just answered a question someone else asked. I wanted to take a moment to say thank you. The question was about the length of a post. I have not been able to move forward for months because of the "1000 word post" hype". You advised a 300 word post was ok. Should I short the 1000 word posts? Thank you so much in advance my friend!!!
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Robert-A Premium
Hello J Lee glad to help out.
As I said in that other reply there are a lot of mobile device users and increasing all the time so it makes sense to keep your articles short and sweet and to the point.
Lots of smart phone users browse the net and I just cannot see them reading those very long articles right to the end.
There is also the fact that search engines rarely read more than the first half of an article and sometimes less.
This being so why bother writing very long articles that wont get read for ranking purposes anyway.
Say all that you have to say with the first 300 words.
Stick in a couple of good images.
Use your MAIN Keyword within your Title and your article Headline and perhaps a couple of good secondary keywords within your content.
This is what I would advise but it is entirely up to the individual what they want to do.
Enjoy your Tuesday.
Robert
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Meekandlowly Premium
Muchas Gracias mi amigo!!!
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Robert-A Premium
No probs and onwards and upwards.
Robert
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rlawson47 Premium
Hi Robert,

Always wanted to visit Scotland. My great grandfather 5 times removed was sent to the US as a slave by the British after he was part of the Rebellion. Eventually got his freedom and fought against the British in the American Revolution.

Thanks for all of your great articles.. I have so much to learn and look forward to reading more of your blogs.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Leslie.
There's actually several people who fought in that revolution buried in an Edinburgh cemetery.
They have a small Commemorative Monument all of their own.

Yes plenty of tips and advice within my blogs.
Just browse and read the ones you believe will help you ow and the rest can wait.
Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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rlawson47 Premium
Thanks! I will be doing that!
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Robert-A Premium
Hi again Leslie you may not be aware of this but it’s a good idea (only if you want to) to click the 'Like' icon within a comment if you like it as I have done with yours.
Obviously you don't have to click every single comment or you will be here all day doing nothing but.
But to click the ones you like that are replies to your own comments will be reflected in your WA ranking because it shows you are getting involved with the community.
Enjoy your day.
Robert
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MMoncur Premium
Hi Robert, I have just visited your websites and have learned so much about what I need to change on my webpage to be just as engaging as you. I have even joined one of the programs you recommended on your site. Looking forward to the rest of your posts!

Max
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Max and whatever you choose to do with hard work you will succeed.
Loads of help and support for you here at WA so don't be afraid to ask questions and keep asking them.
Enjoy your Friday and the weekend to come.
Robert
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Bob-1 Premium
Thanks for being one of the contributors to Keyword, Niche and Market Research classes, which I've been enjoying as I learn. I've just recently joined and am working to build/create my very first website ever, which is a thrill! I'm glad I found the WA community to build an internet business in, and will look forward to much more productive and positive interaction with everyone. Good to meet you Robert, loved your bio!
~ Robert (aka Bob)
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Bob.
I've been around the block a few times and involved with making money online for quite a few years now.
The do say that nothing worthwhile comes easy and this is particularly so with online marketing in all its forms.
Success can be achieved though.
All it takes is dedication, commitment and stay focused on that success.
Lots of help here within WA and I'm always happy to point people in the right direction.
Have a great Wednesday when it dawns.
Robert
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ClayWestfall Premium
Robert, I enjoyed reading your bio. You and I have a lot in common, except for the love of tigers (I stay away from them!) I love Scotland and would live there if my wife would go with me. Thanks again for sharing... see you around the water cooler.

Clay
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Robert-A Premium
No probs, and sooner rather than later those tigers in their natural habitat will become extinct.
I would love to see them before that happens.
Scotland is a beautiful country if you can stand the cold in the winter.
Have a great Sunday.
Robert
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SylviaH1 Premium
I love your country. Robert it is wonderful to meet you. I watch a lot of golf and they always play the British Opens in your country. I'm glad you're following me I appreciate it thank you very much I look forward to achieving so much with WA. Thank you for bringing me into your network. A happy and prosperous 2018 is my wish for you and your family
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Sylvia and thank you for your kind words.
I'm afraid I'm not really into sports.
You must visit sometime and enjoy my beautiful country at its best in the summer.
You will never want to leave.
have a great Wednesday.
Robert
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FaeKuhn Premium
Hello Robert,

I got to visit your city this past July and I loved it there and can't wait to come back someday soon. But I do know that I am going to plan it at a time to see the military tatoo! I missed it by a few weeks this year!

Happy New Year!

Fae
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Fae.
The Tattoo is a great site and within the same time period there is the International Fringe Festival and also the International Book one and of course the Edinburgh Festival itself.
Lots to do in the month of August.
Have a great year yourself and be successful.
Robert
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SimonW2 Premium
Hi Robert
Enjoyed reading your profile, this is all new to me but loving it all so far, I briefly tried a couple of other programmes similar to WA but they seemed to quite aggressively try to upsell you straight away so got out of those. This suits me perfectly, great training, I will have a read through your posts too, thanks in advance.
My nephew was at Uni in Edinburgh and has stayed on to work there, he loves Edinburgh.
Cheers
Simon
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Simon and thank you for reading my profile.
Lots to learn here but lots of help and support as well.
As for my blogs.
Read the ones you believe will help you now and the rest can wait until you run into a particular problem.
I went to Edinburgh Uni as well.
No point in going to second best when the best is on your doorstep lol.
Have a good day and I will get round to replying your follow message asap.
Robert
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RodClark Premium
Hi Robert

I enjoyed reading your Bio and look forward to reading your blogs - you obviously have a lot of experience to draw on.

I have Scottish ancestry on both sides of the family and some years ago secured a five year working visa to the UK, courtesy of my late grandfather from Glascow - sadly the timing was not right to take it up, but hope to visit in the future.

Cheers
Rod
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Rod
Thank you for commenting on my profile.
There are lots of my blogs published within WA and well over 2,000 articles between my two WA websites.
Lots of tips and advice on every aspect of working from home so I'm sure you will take what you need to get started on the right foot.
Feel free to contact me if/when you ever get stuck.
Enjoy your Tuesday.
Robert-A
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Bnyumba Premium
Good morning sir Robert i have a question when it comes to writting a blog post do i right about anything or should i write about something related to wealthy affiliate? And what are the benefits of writing a blog post because i see everyone is writting blog posts i think its only me who's ain't writting.
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Robert-A Premium
If you mean write a blog within WA then its best to write about what you know.
It does not have to be about WA or marketing as long as it has some value you want to pass on.
Enjoy your Thursday.
Robert
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Bnyumba Premium
Kindly help me out write the first one please i don't know what to write about I'm short of words.
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Robert-A Premium
I don't know what you want to write about?
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Bnyumba Premium
How about: *struggling to reach there.* Or *The more it gets darker the more light comes.* How about this tittles? This titles its all about success why do we have to struggle first and life or situation becomes more tough when we're about to be successful in life.
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Bnyumba Premium
Please help me out Sir. I hope you understand my topic
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Robert-A Premium
I'm afraid I don't understand your topic.
Are you talking about life in general or do you have something else in mind?

You have to be specific when you write about something otherwise people just will not read it.
A good headline will catch their eye and want them to read more if that headline tells them what to expect in the blog.
Robert
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Bnyumba Premium
Yes I'm talking about life in general. Something like a road to success to reach it you have to struggle first
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Bnyumba Premium
If i can get a good title relating to this i can come up with some ideas
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Robert-A Premium
How about that old favorite -

The Darkest Hour Is Just Before Dawn
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Bnyumba Premium
Good morning sir Robert. Yes that's fantastic i love it. But now one more thing please beief me with one paragraph related to to the title.
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Robert-A Premium
Its a really old saying and lots of people relate to it.
Its said to emphasize that things often seem at their worst just before they get better. There is hope, even in the worst of circumstances.

Surely you can create a paragraph with that.
Enjoy your Friday and the weekend to come.
Robert
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Bnyumba Premium
Ok thanks and you too
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yeshou Premium
Hi Robert ,
I shall be too glad to learn from You because I feel You`re the Man I need actually to progress . In joined as You may know 7 days ago and I`m moving quite satisfactorily so far and because i want to learn the right way though I`ll continue to interact with everybody , to connect , to Mingle etc.but would like to Learn if possible from One Main Teacher.I`m myself very coachable . So please first thing find my details below and feel Free to connect and advice

email : milliondollarmoneymaker.mtius@gmail.com
Skype : pastor.gabrielhelene
facebook : https://www.facebook.com/ghelene2

{1} My First question I`ve already bought a Domain Name which is : babiesdelights.com
{2}My First Site is : yeshoubabyproducts.siterubix.com
{3}What shall I do from there .

The Niche I`ve chosen is Babies Stuffs , But Kyle told me to narrow it a bit .Please ADVICE
{4} Last question for now how many Sites can a Domain Host ? Is it Only 1 ?

God Bless

Pastor Gabriel Helene
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CatherineKen Premium
Well thank you Robert for filling me in with your passion for Wealthy Affiliate. I am getting excited and have lots to learn since I joined yesterday. I am a newbie on all accounts but feel the dynamics of Wealthy Affiliate and how much the community cares. Cheers with continued success. Catherine
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Nick-at-WA Premium
Hey Robert how you doing...:) I need your help please...
The comment box on my website doesn't have the fields for the name and email address. Is there maybe a plugin that you know so I can add those fields or replace this comment box with a better one?
Thank you
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Robert-A Premium
Have you set up your commenting section correctly?

See pic for mine.

Also have you Allowed Comments in your posts/pages
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Nick-at-WA Premium
Yes everything is set up correctly, and I do have a comment box but only the big one for the comment. I want those smaller boxes where the person who comments, can put in his name and email address (for my email list)...:)
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Robert-A Premium
You would be better with an opt-in function
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Nick-at-WA Premium
Thank you Robert
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Robert-A Premium
A lot of members use SumoMe
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Bawashom Premium
I have saved every associates blog and questions I their folders I know I will indeed start to study yours. I read the one on how to rank high. I'll admit this one is very meaty. I will have to read it and take notes to cram into this thick head. Thank you for sharing all your knowledge. They say experience is the best teacher so why not listen to the EXPERIENCED!
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Billie.
Lots in my blogs that will teach you a thing or two.
Careful of information overload though.
Have a great Sunday.
Robert
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Bawashom Premium
Thank you again. What do you paint ? I just started my second still life of roses and butterfly. I still prefer the looser landscapes and old barns. These old barns are going to only be seen in paintings and photos. They are becoming scarce here in Missouri.
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Robert-A Premium
I told you already. I haven't painted in over 30 years.
Portraits were my speciality and of course our beautiful Scottish countryside and widllife.
Robert
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Bawashom Premium
That old age thing. I forgot. Sorry.
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Robert-A Premium
What we call ' a 'Senior Moment' lol
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Bawashom Premium
Ha ha
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Bawashom Premium
You are a hoot
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Robert-A Premium
Old age comes to us all Billie so you got to laugh

Better than greetin' as we say.

You know what they say - laugh and the world laughs with you but cry and you cry alone.

Now I'm off home to make myself some eats then maybe a wee while on WA later then a wee bit telly before bed.
You take care.
Robert
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Bawashom Premium
Yes it does if we're lucky. I'm very lucky. My health is ok and I enjoy doing things for and with my daughter. Our outing the 1 st is taxi to Dr office then across the highway to Wal-Mart. I get my hair done and she shops. Hope to go to a close restaurant for girl's day out then home to get everything into the house. When we leave Wal-Mart has to restock. Lol
Jim puts it all up and we're popped. Coffee and nap. We do this outing twice a month and really enjoy it. Getting old is great spending time with loved ones.
Have a wonderful weekend
Billie
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JKingsberry Premium
Robert! Me again. I want to say that you are truly my mentor and that is why I want to send you all the PM. If fact, I have another one for you--it is a reply. Another "oops".

I have so much to do. Right now I am editing my content. I also go to paint and make sure my new images are the right size.
Anyway, as always, I am not in any hurry for your answer, I know a lot of people ask you questions.

just check back what I wrote on the PM as a reply.
Thanks.

Quickly, I ask the community, is my website seen in other countries? There is one man from Singapore who wants to buy a pair of jeans. He found it from my advertisement on Facebook.
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Judy, no probs about messaging me and I will reply.
I'm uptown in Edinburgh just now.
Monday is my busiest day with things to do, people to talk to and bills to pay.
I'm old fashioned that way and like to pay cash and get an actual receipt.
Catch you later and well done you if that guy bought the jeans from your site.
Robert
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JKingsberry Premium
Hi, Robert. I hope everything is well with you.

I do not know if you remember me, but I made a colossal error, big time. Ha Leooemery gave a post about editing the permalink and I did fine with that. (I think) I went to the editor to draft first, then shortened the Permalink and clicked edit. I thought about some of my posts and pages that really needs editing. I thought I could change the publishing time to a date in another 10 days. I thought that would give me the opportunity to really edit for publishing. BUT, I went back to my website and it is not listed. It just was deleted and disappeared, lost! What can I do? Other posts also need editing and I believe have been published. I will not change the publishing date--will update on the other sites. What I want to know about that is: if I make the article much better, will the first time I published it be the one that will get ranked? Is it acceptable to click on the edit on the permalink and rewrite it? I really hope I did not lose my post permanently! Leoemery had a good lesson for that. I think I will ask him the question again too. It is one of my best posts too. I will get ranked again on that post. I clicked the export and back-up with --clone, but something was wrong with the restore or something and did not finish. Thanks
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Judy, nice to see you again.
Will send you a PM asap.
Robert
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Tybotica Premium
Greetings Robert: Wonderful bio....and yes, I read the whole thing, lol. I am in the US, Maryland to be exact and have been around IM for about 7-8 years. My goal is to make this replace the 9-5 and pursue my fashion design passion. You are someone I would be pleased to follow. Best of Success To You

Barbara
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Barbara and as you will know I'm in Scotland, UK.

I have never tried MLM and have no wish to do so and you are well out of it.
Most of them are scams anyway and definitely not sustainable.
(See pic)
Have a great Monday.
Robert
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amdysart Premium
I have only started this on Wednesday last week and was under the impression that I would build my website then post it on www. Or does it just log itself on after a few days? Can I put up a website under construction sign or something I am having trouble just getting pictures onto it :)
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Robert-A Premium
No probs about your site being online, you just have to write articles or reviews etc etc.

You must have hit Publish at some time or another and that's why you have 2 entries online just now.

Keep taking the training and step by step, fully understand one step before moving onto the next.
You get stuck, you ask questions and you ask questions and you keep asking.
No such thing as a stupid one.
I will be going out for the day soon but get back to me later when you have a problem.
Robert
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Maddy55 Premium
I was worried about those things too when I first started. What Robert said, go through the lessons, read them twice or thrice if you have to, take your time. Watch the videos over and over too. Little by little, things will make sense and will fall into place. As far as having things visible on your website before you are finished, you have the choice to save in Draft instead of Publish mode. That is what I did and still do until I have my content the way that I want it. In Draft, it will not show, in Publish it will. Hope this helps.
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Hello there!

I have followed you :)

Would you please leave a comment on my website?
I would appreciate it a lot and I will return the favor!

My website is DIYBikeMaintenance .com

Simply connect .com with the name :)

Thanks!

P.S. If you remember me, I am the Croatian guy who you have helped in the beginning! :)
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Robert-A Premium
You said you would pay me back?
I will take a look at your site.
Enjoy your day.
Robert
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I will currently don't have the exact amount.

Do you need it soon?

Thanks.
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Robert-A Premium
Not soon. I just thought from your message a few weeks ago that you were now successful with your site.
Enjoy your evening.
Robert
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Carson1 Premium
Hi the Robert, greetings from sunny Arizona. Really enjoyed your bio. I have been to Edinburgh a few times - not for many years now, but - really loved your city. I have many relatives in Northern Ireland, as well as, South Africa. Unlike you I have been a user of the internet but not a producer on the internet .....so I feel very fortunate to have found the great community here at WA . The internet is full of bad places as you well know. I appreciate your support . All the best Carson 1
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Robert-A Premium
No probs and thank you for getting back to me.
Yes Edinburgh is a truly beautiful city with something for everyone.
You will have to come back again.
There are many members here who have a lot of internet and marketing experience and no matter what time of day it is there will always be someone you can reach out to for help.
Have a great Wednesday.
Robert
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joy4life Premium
Hi Robert, Someone trying to sell me expensive SEO services told me that all the search engines scan all the websites every 2 weeks and that in order to get high rankings it is imperative to resubmit your website just at the beginning of each scan cycle for each search engine. What are you thoughts on this bit of cyber-lore?
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Joyannah. I will send you a PM directly.
Robert
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LindaF Premium
Hi, Robert, you have very interesting posts and I like your approach on things. It is refreshing to hear I will be going through a few of your posts.

I think they will help me progress through my web page. I have only been here three months. I am an alone grandmother I'm raising my grandson and need all the help I can get. I'm know following.

Always a better way,
sending blessings your way.
Linda
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Linda, the Lone Grandmother and thank you for your kind words.
Yes there are a lot of my blogs on WA.
I have published 1,000's of articles on the net as well in the last 10 years or so and you have probably read some of them without knowing the author was my good self.
I do have a few Pen Names.
Even my Name within WA isn't my 'Real' one, mainly because I am borderline fanatical about my online privacy and security.

Please feel free to read as many of my WA Blogs as you want to and try to pick out the ones that will help you now and the rest can wait.

As you are a Christian perhaps a blog I published last year will be of interest to you -

Christians Can Make Money Have a good Monday and an even greater week.
Drop me a PM if you get stuck, that way I can give a more detailed reply than through a comment.
Robert
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Robert-A Premium
Linda you say you are now following me but you haven't clicked the link so I wont get your request.
Click the Follow Button.
Robert
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RoyBaxter Premium
Hi Robert. Have just read your profile. We seem to be of the same generation. I am a recently retired schoolteacher. Chose to retire early. Kiddies were taking years off my life ! Was in teaching (Prep Schools) for 40 years+. Am originally from South Africa but have been in England since 2004 and love it. Try to get back to South Africa at least once every two years. Have two sons and the grandchildren over there. Am very new to WA and have just completed the "Get Started Here" lessons. Am enjoying it very much. Want to really give it a good go ! Hope to chat to you again sometime. Would like to learn from you ! Roy
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Roy and there are loads of tips and advice you can access within the 300+ blogs I've published within wealthy affiliate.
Just pick out the ones you believe will help you now and get to others as and when.
Enjoy your Friday evening and the weekend to come.
Robert
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RoyBaxter Premium
Will do Robert ! Thanks. Oh, forgot to mention that my son and his family lived in Scotland for a couple of years. Was north of Dundee outside Peterhead. They moved across from the Maldives and I think that Scotlands whether was a bit of a shock to the system so they have now moved back to sunny South Africa. :) Wishing you an enjoyable weekend too.
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Robert-A Premium
Glorious day here today in Edinburgh.
Its unusual for April though.
Robert
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Carol46 Premium
Hi Robert, I'm new to WA and am trilled to have found this great opportunity. My grandfather came from Peebles to Australia in 1910 and I still have cousins living in Edinburgh and Crieff. I have visited 3 times, spending 3 months there once. I hope to return again one day!
Best wishes
Carol
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Robert-A Premium
Hi Carol and I see you want to follow me.
I will reply asap.
I have a software program on my PC that allows me to access every country in the world to encourage people to visit my website(s).
I can also access most if not all the major cities in those countries and right now at this moment in time I am in Brisbane, how coincidental is that.
Will be leaving soon though and heading over to Perth and all point west to follow the sun and eventually I will end up in New Zealand tomorrow morning.
I know Peebles very well and my only son lives there.
Our family is originally 'Border' folk and I'm in Galashiels quite a lot - you're sure to know where that is as well.
Now though its time I was uptown in Edinburgh as its Monday and Bills day.
Catch you later if you're still around.
Robert
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Carol46 Premium
Look forward to our communications Robert!
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Hey Robert, thank you for your kind words.

Do you remember me? This isn't my account, my real account is under nickname lemyy but premium membership has ended and I can't use it.

You have helped me out to purchase the membership if you remember.

Nice to see you again, how are you doing?
I am doing great, my site is a little bit over a month old and is going good so far.

it's: iAppleRebel .com

Cheers!
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Robert-A Premium
Got you now, I sent you a few dollars via PayPal.
You are from an Eastern European country if I recall correctly.
Good you're doing ok and you are now premium.
Robert
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That's right! it's Croatia :)

I'm glad you remember me.

I am doing great, I am not a premium member anymore, although I am at course 5 lesson 5 and it's going great so far :)

Thanks a lot.
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NevilleV Premium
Hi There Robert,

I need to apologize for taking so long to thank you for following me. This website building thing seems to be keeping me busy. I hope we can learn from each other in the future by exchanging ideas and opinions.

Go Big!
Oh you already have :)
Neville
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Neville.
You do what you gotta do and get back to members as and when you can.
We are all usually busy doing our own thing and sometimes its weeks before you get an answer or an acknowledgement.
Enjoy your Sunday.
Robert
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Amelita Premium
Hello Robert. First I must say, you have a very strong name and seem to be a very outgoing person. I am looking forward to learning from you and the WA community. Writing, painting, and Tiger's/Jaguar's are some passions of mine too. Nice to know we can connect through similar interests. Happy day to you.
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Amelita and a very nice name it is to.
You get stuck, you drop me a line or two or perhaps three lol
Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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Powerhousevi Premium
Honored to follow and humbled to be followed herein @ WA Robert. I've full intention to immerse myself into your blog history. As you suggest - the more opinions the merrier, eh?!
My focus is within a Functional Wellness Midel of holistic & naturopathic approach to overall self-managed healthcare, as opposed to a Doctos sickcare approach.
Wishing you and yours continued blessings on your journey to Smike often, Smike huge, and Share with any and all a Smile.
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dennyjames57 Premium
Hi Robert, thanks for the message. I to am a Scot, brought up on the Bonnie Banks. You will know where that is Robert. The low road and the high road.

Great to connect with you. I too went to university a bit later in life. The Open University to be precise. And I to completed a business path.

Keep up the great work you are doing. I am sure a lot of people, including me are benefiting form all the great content.

Best regards, James.
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Robert-A Premium
No probs - onwards and upwards as they say.

One Tip
It’s a good idea (only if you want to) to click the 'Like' icon within a comment if you like it as I have done with yours.
Obviously you don't have to click every single comment or you will be here all day doing nothing but.
But to click the ones you like that are replies to your own comments will be reflected in your WA ranking because it shows you are getting involved with the community.
Enjoy your day.
Robert
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RHBarlow Premium
Hi Robert,
I appreciate you following me and enjoy your journey with WA. I will follow you back. I want to thank you for all the help you have given me recently. I am very new at internet business and can see from your biography that you have a lot of experience and do quite well. I may occasionally ask for help and suggestions
Thank you,
Bobby
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Robert-A Premium
No probs Bobby and always happy to point people in the right direction.
Feel free to ask for directions any time.
Enjoy your Saturday.
Robert
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Pernilla Premium
Hello Robert!
Thank you so much for taking time answering one of my questions. Thought I have to stop by at your profile page and say hello. Nice to get to know you a bit.

Just awsome, you have had more than 100 Websites! Did you do all these by yourself or did you have a staff helping you out? For me it seems to be a great deal working on one Website!

I appreciate having you in the WA-Community. I will certainly follow you.

:-) Pernilla
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Robert-A Premium
Hello Pernilla from Switzerland (I know one person in Switzerland and she is a member of WA as well).
Yes I use to build simple little websites for people.
Very small and very cheap but I made money from it and that's what its all about.
I have two sites within WA but I have a few more that I have had for a few years. They mostly run themselves without much work from me.
Please do read some of my blogs that you think will help you now and the others can wait. They will give you lots of good tips and advice.
I say this because you will also get a lot of not so good advice from other members.
Perhaps they do really want to help but a lot of the time the help is not good and will leave you confused.
Have a great Friday and the weekend to come.
Robert
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