How Will YOU Make Money Online?

Great question!

The reality is that there are many ways to make money online! The problem is that people often get distracted by the "latest and greatest" product or service and they are never able to build a successful (and revenue generating) business as a result.

Today I am going to run you through one of the most fundamental, yet powerful processes of generating revenue online.

It is a proven process, it is one that we use, and one that 100,000's of other Wealthy Affiliate members use. It is also the ultimate "making money" process that worked 5 years ago and it is going to work 5 years from now (and beyond). It is a process that will reveal as much opportunity in the massive online world as you are willing to work for!

It is called Affiliate Marketing.

But, just one thing before you get into the MONEY "stuff"...

The making money part of your business won't happen quite yet.

Before you earn money, you are going to first be focusing on creating your niche website (which will take place in the next two lessons) and are working to get traffic to your website. Without a website, without content, and without traffic, the MONEY part simply doesn't happen.

So don't look at this like a race. You will reach success and a great deal of it, but before you build your own personal SKYSCRAPER of a business, you must first have a solid FOUNDATION to build it on. That is going to be our first goal within the Getting Started training. Cool?

Alright, let's continue on! :)

Below is a video walk-through of today's lesson and the process of "How to Make Money Online - The Process Explained". Just click the PLAY button to watch it!

 


In the coming days are going to be working through this process and by the end of this Level 1 training alone, you are going to have an awesome foundation in place that will lead you to much greater success.

Task #1: Understand the Make Money Process

There are MANY different ways that you can earn money online and many different ways in which you can build an entire business. The most lucrative and the one that we have been teaching here at Wealthy Affiliate for the past 14 years is Affiliate Marketing.

Below is a diagram outlining the process of making money through affiliate marketing.

There are now over 4 BILLION people online as of 2019 (YOUR audience) and these people are going to search engines, social media, or visiting websites for help all the time.

These people are looking for information, solutions to problems and to buy stuff.

That is where you are going to come in with your website and help these "audiences" by offering them information about what they are looking for. You will be "helping" these people, recommending products/services they can benefit from, and you earn affiliate commissions ($$) as a result.

There are over 550 MILLION products/services that you can promote as an affiliate marketer. The opportunity is incredible and it is only growing!

By Lesson 4 of this course you are going to have your very own "niche" website in place that you will use to connect with your chosen audience and make money with. You will have your very own slice of the internet opportunity.

Task #2: Create (Write Down) Your Financial Goals

You want to earn revenue right? That is great! In order to earn anything however, you need to have some goals in place.

In this task we want you to join in on a "money goals" discussion here at Wealthy Affiliate. You are going to be telling us what your goals are and going forward, we are going to be helping you achieve these very goals!

QUESTION #1: How much money would you be happy earning?

QUESTION #2: How much would you be ecstatic (ie, really excited) earning?

QUESTION #3: And how much TIME are you willing to invest to achieve these goals?


PLEASE make 100% sure that you do not skip this step and you revisit this post regularly when you are in need of some motivation. I can absolutely assure you that if you work hard at this and you are persistent towards these goals, you will achieve them. But ultimately it is UP TO YOU!

JOIN DI$CU$ION: What Are Your "Money" Goals?

In addition to this, it would be wonderful if you commented on someone else's goals they have posted within this thread. Aim to comment on at least TWO people's goals. You likely can network with many other "like minded" people here at Wealthy Affiliate and this is a good way to get your networking efforts rolling. We are a friendly bunch here at WA!

If you have any questions about any aspect of the make money process, feel free to leave them in the comments below.

Awesome, off to the next lesson now where you will be "choosing your niche"!

Tasks 0/4 completed
2. Understand the "The Process of Earning Money Online" Infographic
3. Join in on this discussion and add your personal "money" goals
4. Comment on at Least TWO People's Goals


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I'm just getting started with this training and I've thought of a niche idea, but I'm wondering if it's too small of a niche to start with? I'm a horse trainer, so obviously that's what interests me and what I would like to make my first site about. However, I also know that equestrians are a very small percentage of the population, so I'm unsure if I'm limiting myself too much right out of the gate or if a smaller audience is better? Am I overthinking this? I feel like I'm overthinking this.
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Nope. I just ran a few experimental numbers in the Research tool and it looks to be a pretty good niche. I'm just running "generic" keywords based on my limited knowledge of the topic, of course, so you'll be able to dial it in even better as you start identifying good ones to use and start creating content around them.

And, yes, overall smaller audiences are better. Eventually (we all hope) we'll get bigger and be the next Amazon, but in reality it's really tough to break into anything like that in the beginning. Focus on small, tight-knit, groups within the horsing world and give them something they're looking for.

Good luck and keep us posted :-)
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JonathonLowe Premium
For your first one it is always best to stick with your passions. No niche is to small I'm all about making any Niche huge. As you go along you will realize lots that goes along with your niche too and be expanding it.

There is tons more than just horse training there is also everything that goes along like equipment etc.

Knowing you like horses tells me you are probably an animal lover. Your site could easily expand into a pet site. I like multiple niche website to draw a bigger audience. And have lots of affiliates that I teach you how to get approvals for that are specific pet niche affiliates. I haven't had time to check them all out yet but am pretty sure you could work them into your website easily.

I will leave my blogs here for you they are designed to give everyone here the jumpstart I never had over 13 years ago. Hope they will be helpful. Go through the affiliate lists. They can be good to see whats available and help pick or expand a niche

Best of Luck to you. Let me know if you have any questions. A big thing to remember to is it is the first one it can always be expanded and being the first one it is a learning tool. And you have tons of website building opportunity here as a Premium member

Jonathon... PS I love the WA motto of paying it forward, it's how I live my life and my blogs are just one way that I am. If you find the information helpful and useful please help me and pay it forward too. Thanks...
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Thank you for your feedback! I haven't learned how to run those numbers yet, so thank you for doing that for me. That makes me feel more confident that my first idea is a good one. Thank you again for your help!
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JonathonLowe Premium
Every Idea is a good idea. if you are thinking it, it means others are too.
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I had already thought of expanding into general pets and also rider fitness (anyone who tells you it's easy riding horses is either a pathological liar or they hate you. Or both) but I was trying not to get too far ahead of myself since I'm still such a newbie to this. Thank you very much for your input and for your blogs as well. I look forward to reading them all!
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AndyCalvin Premium
That is a great niche idea! Don't worry about thinking that it's a small percentage, because while it technically is, there are still enough people in that small percentage for you to make a website dedicated to that niche, and make a full time income (plus some).

Also, I wouldn't really worry about having too small of a niche - if this is your passion, then start right with it. If you find that you've written everything you can on horse training, and aren't making enough money, then just broaden your niche a little, and continue. It's always best to start with something you you are passionate about, and have some knowledge on.

Best of luck!
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Thank you so much, Andy! It will definitely be easy to come up with content, which makes it easy for me to want to spend time on it. I was probably definitely overthinking it, but I'd really like to do it right the first time. Thanks again for your input!
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JonathonLowe Premium
You are welcome, Thank you and no problem.

The biggest thing is to take it at your own pace we are all here to help whenever you need it.

Jonathon...
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AJTrimble1 Premium
You're good. Just keep working through the training and it's all covered there.

In the meantime, just to give you something to "play" with, click on the Research link on the left and type in random keywords you think might work in your niche. You will see several numbers, but the ones I want you to focus on right now are AVG and QSR.

AVG is the average number of searches for that word or phrase every month. QSR is the number of competitors you have for that word or phrase. (This isn't technically correct, but you'll learn the more subtle nuances in the training; for now it works fine.)

A good starter formula is to look for keywords that have an AVG over 100, but a QSR under 100. This means there is decent traffic to be had, but not too much competition.

This will at least get your started and used to working with the data. Good luck, and if you need anything just give us a shout :-)
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Thank you so much! You're the best!
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You're awesome! Thank you so much for your help!
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Well, I don't know about all that... my wife usually thinks I'm the worst. lol
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JonathonLowe Premium
Lol

You are defiantly Rocking it out like normal AJ.

Wanted to say I'm following you now and apologize for not following you before I have done this with a few members now that are always helping out everywhere like you. Seeing your profile pictures everywhere and the others I have just assumed that you were part of my network.

Best of luck to you. Keep up the amazing work.

Jonathon...
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Thanks, Jonathon.

You know, I normally tell new members if they have any questions or need anything to let me know. But I've come across several of your posts and comments and I don't think that will be necessary... you definitely know what you're doing, my friend.

That said, feel free to give me a shout any time :-)
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lakodet Premium
Hi, I just started yesterday and it looks like I will be looking at your comments A LOT!!!
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Well thank you. I am quite humbled. I do try :-)
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CDSTRITZ Premium
Name is Charles,Just starting here. Was an auto tech for 35 years. Going into foreign waters with this but I've gone ahead with the premium platform..gotta be in it to win it..Seems to have a lot to offer..
I don't have any questions yet as I have barley begun this journey.
Looking forward to new opportunities..
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josefwiehr1 Premium
Your in it to win it !!!
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JonathonLowe Premium
Hi Charles.

Awesome enthusiasm keep it up. Stay on the training you are defiantly in the right place. I have a few blogs that I have been doing here I will add them they are the tools and information I wish I would have had over 13 years ago.

Best of Luck to you, let me know if you have any questions.

Jonathon... PS I love the WA motto of paying it forward, it's how I live my life and my blogs are just one way that I am. If you find the information helpful and useful please help me and pay it forward too. Thanks...
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lakodet Premium
Hi, I'm in the same boat as you are. I'm retired and am looking to supplement my income. I also get sweaty palms when I look at make money online websites, but this one looks like the real deal.
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josefwiehr1 Premium
it is the real deal. I have tried them all. WA is the only one that works.. Believe me when I tell you that. I have spent thousands of dollars with other ones to no avail. The first thong I liked about WA was they did not wave stacks of hundred dollar bills in front of me telling me they made $100,000. a day.
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RCM365 Premium
This morning I finally completed my level 1 training! “Go me! Go me, Go me!” :-)

I’m ready for level 2, but first I should really start adding content to my site since I only have Privacy Policy and About Me.

My niche is guitar for beginners. I’m not an accomplished musician by any stretch of the imagination, but in lesson 9 I definitely got some excellent ideas to help me build content.

Glad I went premium.
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Clo19 Premium
good for you! :)
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I am new about two weeks into this. It is a great deal. Thanks for sharing how you are doing. Imagination and excellent ideas super.
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When I am fine tuning my niche name and actual name I am tuning it to energy healing for H Pylori - it would revolve around magic , energy work and also include some basics tips how to be in a healthy body. I hope that will be a good niche. I am very passionate to put elements of shamanism there. Thank you all. X
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JamesBatife1 Premium
I like the sound of that. It does seem to have your passion infused into it. So, I'll say go for it.
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Hi Martina this is Sandra I would love you to help me out if possible
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Awe. Thx for asking. How can I help you? I'll see what I can do. If I can help I'll be there for you. X love
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Hey Sandra x x If it relates to H Pylori, I will be happy to hear your story....How you are feeling....what you are going through. On website I will show you how you can work with energy by yourself or having someone to guide you. Perhaps one day we can use messenger or what's app for some chat. Bless. Love
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Hey. I am feeling to my niche. It will probably be around H Pylori treatment. This something I am healing within myself and I know that there are thousands and thousands of people with this to eliminate. I know a lot of products to help with smoothing symptoms and all sorts of forms of healing! I am passionate about the natural healing and more! I am ready to spread love and light to all people having this. And also promote great products. Is it a good niche?
Thank you.

Martina
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AlexEvans Premium
For you it is a good niche, you have a passion and as you have first hand experience.

You have a message to share.

Best wishes.
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HenryPing Premium
i love natural healings is an awesome niche.Go for it.😊👍✌
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mstewardit Premium
Hi. That sounds like the perfect idea for your niche. Not to broad not to narrow and you have personal experience with the subject. As you say, go spread the love.
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josefwiehr1 Premium
For my niche I would like to promote WA.
What commissions are available promoting WA?
Are the commissions recurring?
Do you recommend using a website or sales funnels when promoting WA.
I have found that sales funnels work quite well.
I have found that websites tend to confuse people opposed to a good sales funnel.
I'm not trying to reinvent the wheel here, LOL, i'm just kicking ideas around based on my experience.
I probably should go through the bootcamp first...
I already have a ClickFunnels account would it be a good idea to keep it?

Best Regards:

Josef Wiehr
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Exactly. Just get started on the bootcamp; everything you're asking is covered in there :-)
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AlexEvans Premium
Hey Josef, click the $ sign on your homepage.

Check this out,

https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/share

Some details about promoting WA.

Best wishes.
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YumaBloggers Premium
Commissions are recurring, if you are a free starter member they are 11.75 a month for Premium Member starting their second month and if you are a premium member that commission goes up to $23.50 a month or $175 if you sell an annual membership. Websites and sales funnels go hand in hand, using a blog will generate free targeted buyer traffic to your sales funnel.
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RCM365 Premium
Sales funnels? I've heard the term but tell me more!
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josefwiehr1 Premium
well a sales funnel is three to four web pages kind of lined up in a row. They are short and sweet.
The theory is that a sales funnel takes people through a series of very focused pages one at a time.
Like looking at one pice of the pye at a time instead of looking at the hole pie at once.
The first page is your ad.
It promises some sort of free digital gift if you optin on the next page.
the second page is designed to capture a persons Email address.
it is called a optin page.
The optin page has very little on it.
Maybe 10 - 15 words, a field for Email addresses and a call to action button with takes people to the next page.
The third page is called the thank you page. again only Maybe 10 - 15 words on it and a call to action button on it that takes people to a sales page.
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RCM365 Premium
I get and I’ve definitely seen those. I think that would definitely work for WA promotion. In fact I’m pretty sure that’s how I got here. Thanks
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Whoopskaboom Premium
In Lesson 5, Task 2, it says the plugins will include All-in-one SEO, Classic Editor, and Kraken Image Optimization. Mine has the All-in-one SEO, "EWWW Image Optimizer", and no editor. I'm assuming the EWWW is a new substitute for Kraken, and the Classic editor is no longer needed/available - but can't rule out the possibility that I screwed it up lol. Do I have what is currently supposed to be there? Theme is Blossoms if that makes any difference. Thanks!
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JKulk1 Premium
You should have Kraken ,SEzo and either Gutenberg or classic editor. Gutenberg is the new content editor but most people prefer classic. If you don't have them go to the plugin tab, click new plugin, then you should have a search box come up at the top right. Add the plugins you want and click on activate. When you have done all of them they should show up on your plugin tab
They should read deactivate, don't push this unless you don't want to use them. Jim
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Whoopskaboom Premium
Thanks JKulk1! I found and added Classic editor. Couldn't find anything for SEzo, might that be a typo?

Also when I searched for Kraken, Smush Image Optimization came up too, and it has way more installations and a higher reviewer rating than Kraken or EWWW - I know nothing about any of them, so am wondering why the preference for Kraken and if you (or anybody) are aware of a downside to Smush? Thank you!
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So, I have a couple of passions...

First is writing. (I have 10 books out so far, with about 30 in various stages of production.) When I started self-publishing though (circa 2014), there was *nothing* out there about the "hows" of doing -- IE: what platforms are best, how do you upload, what are meta-tags and etc. I *learned* mind you, because I had too, but still, there wasn't a lot of help. Now there are a lot of "self-help for self-publishing" books and what not out there, so I know that's not really a great niche to start with.

The second is coloring. As in, relaxing with some colored pencils and a pre-printed design. Now, I know I could make a Niche out of "Colored Pencils and Various techniques to use" and the content would be links to the products used in various YouTube videos etc.

And the third passion of mine is Diamond Painting. It's similar to old-fashioned cross stitching, but it uses small stones (fake of course -- like beads) and a sticky glue and you subsequently glue the stone onto a canvas. It's "new" if you will and has kind of taken the place of "adult coloring" as the next hot thing. A lot of products out there, including accessories and what not, and I can see a similar idea of using product links to the items (on Amazon mostly) along with videos of how to use.

So, my question becomes, which of these would be a good place to start???
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RDulloo Premium
You can start with any of these... :) Choose one that you won't have a problem coming up with content with and that you won't be bored with down the road.

FYI: I also LOVE diamond painting... I got one that looks like my cat and will soon be finishing it.
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@RDulloo I'm having one made of all five of my kitties...hope to have it soon so I can get it finished! :)
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i have some ideas already I am passionate about guitars and guitar playing!(Really Excited about that and writing about Christian songwriting) I even designed a guitar but did not build it yet.I am also interested in others like race cars bicycles graphic and t shirt design fitness and Religion, in addition I would also like to promote Wealthy Affiliate and write about leadership and management cause I some experience with that from college.
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JesseJamez Premium
It sounds like a great foundation for your online business! It is much easier and satisfying to write about niches you are passionate and/or know about. On the other hand, you don't need to be an expert on it, you will learn lots of it when writing content, getting friends and partners among your niche and so on. By the way, I like to sing Christian songs but I cant practically play any instruments. I am an active member of the local church, it fills my heart somehow every time to hang with those great mates. God bless you! -just another sinner guy
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Thank you one of the reasons I am getting into Affiliate marketing is to have more time producing music and witnessing for the Kingdom of God
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JesseJamez Premium
Yeah, it was also one of the most important reasons for me to start this. Beside I leave music producing to you :) *keeps waiting for Fifield´s songs*
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What a welcome message?! I'm liking this already.

And a quick initial observation, I noticed that after I set up my account and answered the "money goals" questions, it brought me to this forum of same topic and saw these people who just signed up, same time and same day with me.

That's cool to know!

I can't wait to see how this will turn out and hopefully, grow with these newbies.

Feels like 1st day of school, meeting new faces. :D
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Hello hope everyone is well

One question i have and it probably has been answered but i do not understand how we would go about writing content for certain products. For example how would we write content for strollers or baby car seats. Would it be based on the features or benefits of having such items? i can understand that but then wouldn't the site be rather "thin" once all the obvious topics were written about?

I am probably missing something here i understand that. Maybe someone may be able to point me in the right direction. This is the problem that i am facing in regards to choosing a niche as the article states that we would be writing content and this seems to be a stopping issue because i can choose the niches but looking into the future regarding the content, i am finding myself eliminating niches one after the other based on this criteria.

Again i am sure this has been asked and answered and my apologies.

Thank you
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Hackerist Premium
You are not supposed to know everything or something about something (but it is an advantage), but you can always research (through Google) since other people have written about that before you do. This does not matter and is not a disadvantage, on the contrary, you have the advantage of having more information for your research.
Also, what people want to hear is what are the benefits of any product. You should mention features of course but always benefits over features.
I want to share with you two great posts from Kyle that will answer most of your questions: Tom
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bmark Premium
Hi Marco I fond this training here Just do a search for how to write content in the search box above.. It will give you a bunch of suggestions. Let me know if you have any other questions.

I hope this helps.
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Is there a way to save the articles and read them later?
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Sir Kyle your presentation is too informative for me to learn the 4 factors that contribute to making money online; customer, website, patronizers or the sellers and how each works out to make money. That's understood for me. As a member or participant of Wealthy Affiliate, will you provide us the specific products or shall we be the ones to research them ?
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Jaz333 Premium
Once you decide on what your niche will be, you will research what products/services you wish to promote. How to find various affiliate programs and networks will be discussed in the training however, you will decide which ones you want to apply to based on what your niche is.

I hope that clears it up for you some!
Shannon
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Ms Jaz333 thanks so much for your further explanation, wherein my question has been definitely answered. Maybe as I go along i would know what decision will make.
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Jaz333 Premium
Sure! Happy I could clarify things a bit better for you. If you have any other questions, feel free to ask away :)
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JesseJamez Premium
jaz answered already and totally agree with her. there are literally millions of products we are able to promote in terms of affiliate marketing.
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TrinaFlanery Premium
Hello everyone. I literally just stumbled into this opportunity searching around on Pinterest. I have looked at so many programs where it was required to spend so much money to get started and I just couldn’t do that. So awesome that you can start this for free with the option to upgrade at a very affordable price. There is so much information. I am so excited to start this journey. I believe I have finally found something that I can succeed at!
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JoanneSantos Premium
Welcome to WA. I've been her for less than a month now, and I have learned many things. The training is awesome.
Good luck to you,

Joanne
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Agreed! Same for me. Super easy to navigate thus far...Best wishes to you!
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Sidicko14 Premium
Hi Trina. Welcome. Exactly the same as me. Happened yesterday. Good luck and let me know how you get on.
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Hello Everyone!

I've just come across this website and decided to give it a shot but before I decide to really get in deep with it, I have some questions. Does this really allow you to eventually quit your job and work from home? How well does it work for stay at home parents or people with hectic schedules? How soon were you reaching your goals? (I realize the answer for this is different for everyone.) I'm sorry to not have questions about the courses just yet but I can't help being skeptical and suspicious of a program like this.
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TonyJS Premium
Hi there,
The answer to your first question is yes, it can allow you to quit your job and work from home.
It won’t happen overnight or even over the first couple of months. You have to put in the work in order to make a success of your online business!!
But, if you focus, follow the training that is provided with the premium membership then you have every chance of succeeding.

I have a very hectic life but if you can manage your time properly then you will be able to achieve everything you need to. I have 3 kids, a dog, a cat and a full time job so really have to move things around so I can work on this.

I have been here for just over 2 months and haven’t made any sales yet. However, I am getting traffic to my website and people are clicking on my links. I have written lots of content and some of it has been indexed in Google which is awesome!

It took me 2 days to decide to go premium and I am feeling so good about this place and I know I will achieve my goals! I would definitely recommend going premium as you get so much more for your money!

All the best
Tony
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AJTrimble1 Premium
"Does this really allow you to eventually quit your job and work from home?" Yes. Many of us have done it. Just use the search bar above to look for Success Stories.

"How well does it work for stay at home parents or people with hectic schedules?" It works extremely well because you can work through the lessons and build your business on your schedule... you're the boss now :-)

"How soon were you reaching your goals?" As you suggested, it totally varies. Just remember, you are learning to build a business just like any other, except you won't have all the overhead as you might with a traditional brick and mortar business on your local street corner. A good rule of thumb would be 12-24 months. Some people do it much faster, and some much slower. As long as you go into it knowing it's not get-rich-quick you will do fine.

Hope this helps.
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Jaz333 Premium
It's great you are asking questions, in fact you should ask questions! I have a super crazy schedule but I have managed to find time to spend building my site - possibly because I enjoy it so much :)

Here are a few blogs I ran across in the past that you may find useful in making your decision: Best of luck to you,
Shannon
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Siobhann Premium
Hi,

I'm hoping to get your advice. I have a niche in the wellness space and most of my articles are getting indexed in google but I'm hardly getting any traffic. Do you have any tips on how to get more traffic to my site?

Thanks,
Siobhann :)
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I am Rosalinda Angeles Tiu of Philippines.At this age of 67, I am a retired public school teacher yet I am alive, kicking, enthusiastic as I am.Given this opportunity I would like to give my best foot forward as you can rely on my efficiency and hard work. Just be patient on couching me because I am not that well-verse on internet. I highly appreciate this rare but great chance.

I am sending my picture as you asked for it.
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Kyle Premium
Great to have you here at WA Rosalinda and if you ever do need a hand with anything, you have an entire community of support behind you (myself included)! :)

Exciting times lie ahead!
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I have two ideas for my niche but I think they may be too broad. I was thinking for my first idea doing beauty and going in either a makeup or fashion direction, not sure if i could do both under the one niche.

The other idea I have is for dog accessories/fashion. I have a dog and enjoy giving her a bit of a fashionable look with a bandana or scarf. I end up searching for dog accessories online all the time, so i figured it would be perfect.
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JonathonLowe Premium
I always say do both and give you strategies to make a multi niche website in to multiple websites that are all networked together. I give a brief outline in my second blog in my first one there are free tools to help you get a jumpstart here. Best of Luck to you. Let me know if you need a hand or have any questions.

Jonathon...
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goodmove Premium
Love the dog accessory idea. What type of dog do you have? I have a border collie and I think that would also be a cool niche idea.
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I have a black lab pitbull mix. And thank you!
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jltracey1188 I think your on to something. one you have a art product or 2 have some youtube reviewers review them, They will have a full on video production crew when making your review ok. After the reviews are made you just got yourself a commercial made with the hardest part done for you. grab a few clips from each review and put together for your own site commercial. I think that would help spread your word as I think its one worth spreading
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Thewalrus Premium
My money goals are pretty steep for me. I would like to make 10,000$ a month or more. But isn't that the same income revenue as a small restaurant? Or a small paving company?
Alot of small business owners make income solely off of they're skill, like my boss for instance.
Do you guys think that finding and picking the right niche is one of the more important skills pertaining to this industry?
Or is it equally as important to know how to make the right type of website?
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DCW2000S Premium
Picking the right niche will dictate what your website content is about. As for the type of website I'm not quite sure what your referring to?

You can build a blog to write articles about the niche you are in like most people do here.

Or you could build an ecommerce type of website where you just have categories and products like Amazon or ebay?

Good luck,
David

P.S. If you want to make $10 grand a month I would suggest a niche with high ticket items. Otherwise you will have to make hundreds of sales to get there? If you make $500 to $2500 off of a sale you only need a few sales to make your $10 grand.

Believe me, there are many people doing that every month online. Hell, if you really learn SEO you can take on customers and keep there websites optimized and on Page #1 of Google so that they get that free search traffic and they will pay thousands a month for just that.

I know several guys who travel around the world working from wherever they are and loving life! I get email from them all the time. I'm envious as hell :-)

Good luck buddy!
David
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Abundanc2020 Premium
My Nich is Making The World Aware of Parathyroidism
I just don’t know where to start. I had a Parathyroidectomy. Last year Oct 15th It is not well known. So I am a speaker for it. I don’t want it to ruin someone Elise’s life, as it did mine. I did not know I had it. For 30 years. It actually ruined my entire life. I lost my children because they thought I was crazy.
Divorced my husband, I can not tell my girls because we have not seen each other in 7 years. They don’t want to have anything to do with me. This brings tears to my eyes everytimeI think about it.
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DCW2000S Premium
Well that's commendable if that's what you want to do, but why are you doing it? Are you simply trying to get the word out?
It just seems like your spending a lot of money just to get the word out? There are free site builders out there, and forums that you can post articles on.

It's just that if your trying to start a business like most people who come here then you have not picked a very good niche have you?

How can you make money from this? Are there products or services you can sell or am I missing the point completely?
It's just that it sounds like you just want to help people, and if that's true I just hate to see you having to pay to do that?

Other then that, my hats off to you! I think your awesome for doing it. Truly!

Good luck, and I am going to follow you. Let me know If I can be of any help?

David
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Abundanc2020 Premium
It is such a silent disease that no-one Knows anything about it.
All it takes is a chemistry blood test. The symptoms outweigh the disease itself. I was exhausted all the time for years, mood swings my Focus, memories,, I would lash out at any one.My Actions & Reactions were way off base.
When had my Surgery, I woke up feeling like a whole new woman.
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jltracey1188 Premium
I'm a little stuck on which direction to go. When it comes to a niche, I have two passions; art and helping others overcome addiction. I have been an artist since I could pick up a pencil so when it comes to experience and knowledge that would be an easier route. BUT before joining WA, I wanted to find a way to make an income online by helping others in their addiction struggles without AA/NA.
Only an addict/alcoholic or someone who is close to one would understand this idea, but when it comes to addiction, 9 out of 10 treatment centers tell you that the only way to stay sober is in AA or as its called "the program." I disagree, especially because only 3% of addicts are successful in "the program." So I feel that there is a huge opportunity for other programs. Being someone that has struggled with this for years, it's really disheartening to find out that you are part of the 97% that just can't get in to the AA mindset.
Selling art supplies would be much easier to pursue, it's already cut and clear.
Going the other route would include much more than affiliate marketing because I would be selling a service that I would potentially create content for. I know there are other books and such on this topic, but as for affiliate programs to sell the books/programs I am unsure of. I'm going to do my research but if there is anyone familiar with this that could give me some insight that would be great.
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AJTrimble1 Premium
You have definitely put some thought into this. Well done. And I am going to propose an outside-the-box idea for your consideration... combine them.

Seriously. One of the hardest things to do when coming up with any niche is developing something unique. Often coming out with just another generic "me, too" site doesn't work too well because there are already more established sites like that.

Instead, you want to try and come up with something that makes you unique and stand out from the crowd. So why not combine your experience and passions: help coach addicts to overcome their issues THROUGH art?

Something to think about :-)
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SirTristan Premium
I think that AJ's idea is super cool.

But if you decide to keep them separate, you should start with what you are most passionate about, not what seems easiest.

The more passionate you are about something, the easier it will be to keep at it, which is the most important thing. Be the tortoise, not the hare.

Good luck.
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Thewalrus Premium
This is very wholesome. I greatly support the idea of like wine and paint....only paint and sober😂🤣
I think it would catch on
People could...paint they're addictions
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DCW2000S Premium
You could also do a blogging site on art. Do different article on various types of art and techniques?

You could sell all types of art supplies?

Once you really start growing your site traffic you can even sell advertising space on your site?

David
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Abundanc2020 Premium
I think it a phenomenal idea.
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good idea.
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How can I change my niche? Is it possible after I started building my website? I'm currently on lesson 6. I'm thinking of changing from wigs to baking pastries because I would have better content to add on my site if I use baking pastries as my niche. Everyone loves baked goods and it's sure to be better in a search.
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AJTrimble1 Premium
You can change at any time. However, depending on how far you have reached with your site, it may be easier to just delete that one and start over. As far as whether or not baked goods is better in a search, that is merely an assumption. You won't know for sure until you use the Research tool on the left and start running the numbers. A "hunch" is a great way to start the process, but you should always verify with hard data. Hope this helps :-)
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Davidmcaneny Premium
good evening, i have chosen to go down the boot camp route as making money online is something that iam passionate about, and helping other people reach there goals, should i finish the training of jump straight over to the boot camp and start that? i 'd like to do both but don't want to spread myself too thin?
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DianeScorpio Premium
Hi - both sets of training start off broadly the same but then go in different directions. You would need a separate website for each one.
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JKulk1 Premium
Hi David. If I were you I would stick to the one training platform for now, finish it, build a site and then think about moving over to the other one. Jim
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I think u should continue with the training first
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Hi I have logged in here and see that your site starts off right away with training. I am currently on a very limited budget and want to know right up front what my investment is for training though our company prior to starting anything.
Will you please share that information with me at this time?
Peter
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Kyle Premium
The membership that you are on is a Starter membership, which is completely free. There is one upgrade that you can make here and it is the Premium membership, which is the key to the community. Premium is $19 the first month, then it is $49 per month after the first month.

This includes absolutely everything you need to create and grow a business online from the training, weekly live classes, he support, the tools, the websites/hosting, the mentoring, network, exclusive access to all updates...you name it.

We also have a 6 month option for $234 which works out to be $39 per month when paid in full, and a yearly option of $359 which is a big discount and that works out to be $29 per month when paid in full. You can choose either or.

Hope this helps you out Peter and if you have any further questions let me know.
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thank you, beyond my budget at this time
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jflesher Premium
However this doesn't include the domain correct?
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this may sound like a strange question, but why does one need a certificate from you and how would that actually be beneficial in any way?
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Tanacase Premium
I am on a budget darling... I work from my extended office right now... aka library. If you own a computer you are better off than me. Just start... First 9 lessons will get you a website for free and you are more likely to earn money from there... It is easy, without any budget, switch your mind off and follow the simple clicks! You will be grateful to your self couple months from now...
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hi, I appreciate your comment, but that didn't answer my question about certification - wondering what is the value in that
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Tanacase Premium
There is no value in it unles you use it... It basically said that you've completed the training here... No one is going to say... Ah, you've got this WA certificate, great! I'm gonna give you a job! It's not that kind of certificate... But if you decide to use the info here to your advantage, it turns into money later on...
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JonathonLowe Premium
As a starter you get 2 free .siterubix domains 25 as a Premium member as well as 25 domains that are are registered domains which can be purchased through WA or transferred to WA if you own them already.

Jonathon...
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Peters123 Premium
hi,
can your site lead to many different products for example, your site is about basket ball. can this branch into different topics such as basketballs, clothing, boots, training drills, nutrition etc so throughout your site you can direct people to many different products relating to basketball and therefore have a wide range of products to earn a commission off within your chosen niche?
thank you
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Edilberto1 Premium
Hi,

Definitely, as it relevant. Your content should be helpful and relevant to your niche. The more people like your content the more traffic and lead revenue and commissions. Keep follow the training take time you can get more need to know and as you learn take action.

Edilberto
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I understand that in order to get paid one must have a pay pal account.. but here in Ethiopia we can't receive payments only send them.. are there any other options like western union??

NOTE: The only way to receive money in Ethiopia is via western union or other similar organizations!!
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Vinsquest Premium
Have you looked into:

1) Payoneer
2) Cryptocurrency wallets like Coinbase, blockchain?

These are only suggestions. I don't have any experience transferring payments from/to Ethiopia.

Hopefully, someone with experience can share in the comments.
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YumaBloggers Premium
Payoneer prepaid debit cards are likely an option I know SFI pays out using them to people all over Africa.
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tmurin Premium
Hi guys hope all of you are doing fine I have a question regarding the policy page First of all I have successfully inserted my web page email but why is it that mine is not highlighted like in the lesson? No 2 when I click view on my page there is an edit pen at the bottom page whereas its not there in the lesson. Last on the page its showing No category on mine is saying Uncategorized. Did I do something wrong? thank you all in advance
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YumaBloggers Premium
First you are trying to publish as a post instead of a page. Second you can choose to hyperlink your e-mail address but expect a lot of SPAM offers if you do. I unlink mine or change it to read something like me[at]domain.com to avoid scraper bots and a full inbox daily.
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BvVugt Premium
Your email address will only be highlighted when you make it a link. Just like you'd make a link to another website or an affiliate link, you can make a link to email.

You see an edit pen on your page when you're logged in your website. When you log out, the edit pen disappears. You can see the edit pen, your website visitors do not.

Your category says uncategorized until you make categories in your Wordpress posts. Here's a tutorial on how to use them: Good luck and have fun!
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mercyrene10 Premium
I am sooooooo confused.. I have been trying to get my site up and going since yesterday.. I cannot access the videos for some reason... BUMMER.. the play button just goes on and on and goes no where.. so I am trying to read and do it... I am need to get this up going like the day before last MONTH.. lol.. I am super eager and dedicated... I unfortunatey do not have the funds to upgrade at this time due to illness and oncology etc.. however I am super HYPER focused... HELP...
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AJTrimble1 Premium
This sometimes happens. Try switching over to the Chrome browser. I have found it to be the one that "plays" nicest with our videos for some reason. Firefox isn't bad either, but still glitches more than Chrome. Internet Explorer... forget it. lol
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Kyle Premium
What browser are you on?

I recommend that you install Google Chrome as your browser. This will make your experience online that much better (and resolve any video playing issues if you are having any).

You can install it for free using the following link:

http://www.google.com/chrome

Hope this helps you out. :)
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Hi everybody,
I am having some confusions about my niche.
I have already selected my niche. Now how do I write the contents?
Do I write the articles like a shopping website, like description of the product with the link to the affiliate site or should I write it like an essay-like article and insert the affiliate links in between?

Thanks.
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ChristineDu1 Premium
Hi, I wouldn't write like an essay, that's boring and can be longwinded. I would write articles the way you're talking to someone. Imagine you're talking to a person, just be yourself.
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DianeScorpio Premium
Hi - your website should be a mix of purely informational articles with no selling intent, plus product reviews, which is where you will add your affiliate links.

Start by writing some informational articles first, related to your niche, so as not to come across as too "sales-related".
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SimonElias Premium
I asked kyle that ones, he told me to ask my self.
I want to help people that ______________.
and fill in the blank, and then i would know what to start writing about, 2 weeks later i have 6 posts. some are reviews and some are history about a brand or product. in some of the training he also said you dont want affiliate links in all your posts if you want google to take you seriously, write something about your niche, and then you link to another post where you can put in a few affiliate links
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Edilberto1 Premium
You can start writing a content related to your niche. Your content is like you are talking to a friend a solution to his looking for something that you can help him.

Then if he is going to buy what he is looking for and that is your attached link, and you have the commissions for that products if your visitors of your site click that link.
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laburke Premium
From the "Choosing a Direction" video, it sounds like you basically recommend choosing a product or small range of products as your niche. For example, baby monitors as opposed to a more broad baby category such as baby products. So it should be pretty specific to a product like that?
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DianeScorpio Premium
Hi - not necessarily products, more of a subject with which you can help other people. It needs to be something you are passionate about, so you won't get bored writing about it.

To use your example above, baby monitors may be a little too narrow, and not provide you with enough material to write about. You could broaden it to "essentials for a baby's bedroom", which then gives you lots more scope. You are then targeting an audience of first-time parents, and helping them get prepared for the baby.
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laburke Premium
Thank you, Diane! I do already have a blog set up that's about walking for mental health (although I delve into physical benefits as well). What are your thoughts on that niche as far as money-making potential? Anyone else's thoughts are welcome too!
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DianeScorpio Premium
Hi - sounds good, as you can promote books and courses as regards mental health, and walking items, such as boots and water bottles etc.
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AsiaL Premium
Cant wait to start training level 2. Level one was so comprehensive. It still takes time and focus but it was laid out in such simple terms.

I attempted building a website in the past but everything was so complicated and there was no one walking me through the process so I never finished those projects.

I surely couldn't think about making money. This program is laid out in such a way that the concept of creating a website making money and all the important stuff in between, does no feel overwhelming.

Good night, sleep well or have a great day depending on which side of the globe you are on.
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I got a little confused about where to ask my question. My 2 questions are: do I have to choose only one niche? And do I have to write a blog on my niche? I have so many but I think I can narrow it down to 2. How can I choose?
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YumaBloggers Premium
You can have as many niche as you choose on separate domains but it's best advised to write on one of them, get it profitable, and then start another once you're established. It will keep you from getting over tasked especially trying to write 100 post for each in your first year to get them going strong.
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Thanks, I think I will start with Wigs for hair. Now I'm inspired!
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So far I have so many different niches in mind, but I have to narrow to one or two. I would love more experience in blog writing if anyone can help. I would love for people to come to my site and stay a while like it was their favorite store! lol.
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Kyle Premium
A niche can honestly be anything, what are you passionate about? What are you interested in?

When deciding on a niche and trying to narrow down to a more specific niche, I recommend you ask yourself the following question:

I want to help people that ______________.

Fill in the blank and you are going to be much closer to a specific audience. After you do this and if you want to run any further ideas by me, let me know and I will give you a hand. :)
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DianaKay Premium
Hi folks. I'm Diana and I'm new here. Part of the lesson is to share my goals, so here goes!

I am looking to supplement my income. I'd like to get at least $700 coming in a month. My dream income is $5000.

At this point, I will put in 20 hours a week and see what happens.
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adreyna Premium
Hi Diana - those are great goals! You have a very supportive community pulling for your success. Let us know if you need help with anything.
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Sounds like some terrific goals, and very attainable. Just follow the training program and complete all of the assigned tasks in each lesson before moving on to the next and you will do great :-)
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Hi, Diana, I am new as well and those are great goals that are also very close to my goals. I wish you the best of luck in your quest for knowledge and success here at WA. And yes hopefully we will see the $$$ roll in!
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JoanneSantos Premium
Welcome Diana,
I am a newbie as well. Just a few weeks with WA.
Good Luck to you.
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DianaKay Premium
Thank you. I wish you the best.
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Hello Diana welcome. Good luck to all of us.commitment and hard work will bring us success.
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Hmm.....being a novice in this field and trying to finish it all to get the $19.00 first month is going to be hard. I have not made a website yet. It needs to make a few dollars for me to continue. It's expensive to live in California since the stockmarket came into the housing market rent has shot up all over.
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ClaudiaAlex1 Premium
Hi Jampak, Welcome to WA and I hope everything will work out well for you.

Claudia
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AJTrimble1 Premium
No worries. Just work with the free sites for now. You get access to them for six full months. Just be aware that this is certainly not a get-rich-quick thing. You're building a business just like any other, except you won't have the overhead of a traditional brick-and-mortar business. It's going to take time.
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ohrayt
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I was so glad to know about WA and I will always thank Mr. Kyle for waking me up too know where to head to gain up my dream this is always my dream and also I observed WA is not about all about only getting money or cash its a place where u will again more and a lot of knowledge..
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Hi my specialty is education, I love the Internet and search for useful educational programs, I also love working online and help others to get a job. Through research, I found yesterday's Wealthy Affiliate program. But I stumbled into testing a suitable place for Nich, and I didn't try to write Nich content. Please help me choose a suitable place for Nich and the right start in the Affiliate. Forgive me English is not my mother tongue.
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Kyle Premium
I would recommend that you narrow it down a bit, what aspect of "education" do you want to help people out with? Lots of different aspects and niches within the broader education category you could target.

When deciding on a niche and trying to narrow down to a more specific niche, I recommend you ask yourself the following question:

I want to help people that ______________.

Fill in the blank and you are going to be much closer to a specific audience. After you do this and if you want to run any further ideas by me, let me know and I will give you a hand. :)
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Thank you for helping me choose a suitable place for Nich

Affiliate Market (Wealthy Affiliate)
or
  Build websites and make money from them
or
Work online from home
  Or ideas from you
 
And thanks for the help
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thank you very much
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what other jobs do you have in mind? do you have any without money upfront? my email is sxyblonde124@gmail
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I am kinda lost on the niche part as I am not a writer, so writing reviews would be hard... especially when one doesn’t use every item. I would like to promote fitness and/or health & wellness. I am into trail running, so fitness may be a better way to start. I am still lost here though, so I hope for some valuable feedback. Thank you all!
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ClaudiaAlex1 Premium
Hey Bobby,

Believe me, it will not be hard even if you are not a writer. As you complete the lessons you will see how easy it all becomes. Writing content is one lesson and by the end you will be able to make a post. The lessons are easy to follow and practical.

Best
Claudia
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PunaAtera Premium
Yo! what's happening BobbyD2, I have just started last week, going through the training. Man what a ride, I am not a write myself . Which make's the ride more interesting because of the unknown.
The thing is BOBBY, you know what you want to do. Your passionate about something, that I believe is a great start. Good luck... Talk soon
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ClaudiaAlex1 Premium
Great.....exactly!
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hello in my own opinion I think go with a niche what you really like,at least you have an idea what you are doing.
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My idea is build a web site dedicated to my passions, interests and hobbies. I have an eclectic range of subjects with varying degrees of knowledge, I would like to impart. These include:
Engineering (I am a chemical engineer with a particular interest in renewable energy technologies)
Mathematics (this has always has been a passion of mine, especially calculus)
Computer Programming (I am learning about Linux presently and hope to share some of what I learn in the not-too-distant future)
Music (I play guitar, although not very well. I am fairly competent in music theory however, at least at the most fundamental level)
Sport (I have a particular interest in triathlon and would like to share my thoughts on ways I motivate myself to train as well as programmes I use)
DIY (I have a few projects ongoing which I could make videos and share progress about)
Money will be generated in two ways:
1) Affiliate marketing
2) For the more educational aspects (i.e the maths page) I could give free taster lessons on (say) differential equations and ask people to pay for further lessons
I have absolutely no idea if any of the above will actually generate any money but I will definitely have fun trying!
Any comments, criticisms, observations would be greatly appreciated.
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DianeScorpio Premium
Hi - that is a very diverse range of subjects, targeting several different audiences. You wish to be seen as an authority in a particular subject, not as someone who "dabbles" in lots of things.

You will also confuse your visitors. For example, if I found your site through searching for something guitar-related, but the rest of your articles were on engineering and maths, then I would soon leave and not return, then you have lost a potential customer.

If however, all your articles were on music, I may well bookmark your page, to return to for further advice.
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Thanks for the feedback Diane, much appreciated. Your point about sticking to one niche is a good one well made. I'll consider sticking to one niche on a single website. What about different pages, each dedicated to a particular subject, would that work better or not?
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CMKetay Premium
WOW! That's a whole lot to have accomplished. Know that I've done it, but not entirely sure I KNOW it. So glad I can go back and review as needed. I'm sure it will get easier and more ingrained as I put it all into practice. Still using training wheels!!!
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Training wheels are fine... it's all about working at your own pace. Fast or slow, as long as you never give up you'll do great :-)
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I'm just excited to be learning this no matter the feeling that I should have known this already.
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AJTrimble1 Premium
You have the better of the two. If you lack in knowledge you can always learn. If you lack in excitement, however, no amount of knowledge will help. Hang on to that excitement and you'll go far :-)
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JonathonLowe Premium
You can defiantly go back and review. Also remember too the training videos. Are amazing but really only the basics to get you up and running. With your Premium membership you have full access to the upcoming and recorded webinars.

If you click on the Live Events tab on the left menu there are hundreds of webinars that cover everything in great detail the videos are an hour or more on average. And can be searched for within the Live Events tab.

There is usually a new live webinar every Friday right now Jay has been discussing the ways of using instagram and how to incorporate it into your new business. Make sure to subscribe to them so you don't miss them, if you do it's ok they will be in the live events tab when your are ready.

The webinars are one of the most amazing tools that are provided here for us, make sure to take full advantage of them. They can tend to be over looked and the information is priceless.

Jonathon...
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I hope you're right. I don't envisage my website (which is not even built yet) generating any income for many months, if at all. I have to write the training modules for my various subjects of interest (engineering, mathematics and music theory) and make the videos as well as learn about the many aspects of affiliate marketing (creating links, increasing ranking in google searches etc etc). I still have to complete the WA training program and as a newbie have no idea whether my "slow and steady wins the race" approach will actually work.
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JonathonLowe Premium
One of the best things with WA is that you can work at your own pace there is no rush other than your desire to start earning.

I think all your niches are super interesting. I know most here wont agree with me but I like the idea of a website with many niches. for example I shop at the super store because they have food, electronics, insurance, and tons more items that I need and want in one place for my Convenience.

I have over 24 years of marketing and advertising experience.
I have been waiting for an opportunity like WA for a long time.

The most important thing is exposure. The amount of websites that we get for free and can host is ridiculous for the price we pay. It's unheard of anywhere my new marketing strategies that I just mentioned briefly in my second blog. Is all about multi niche websites.

How you build one website that has multiple niches. That website can turn into as many other new websites in minutes by simply coping from one to the other.

That means your main website that has all your niches Mathematics, music, engineering, sports, DIY, ETC. is now 5 plus new websites that you made in one spot first then just Click Copy Paste.

The math is simple you now have over 5 times the exposure the individual niche sites have links to all of the sites it connects everything in network.

For me I'm not a blogger I'm a businessman and here to earn and profit. The blog content on my websites is generated by members of the website community just like here.

The Wordpress themes with your Premium membership and the right plugins make them store front websites. They don't need to be blog sites.

I do my research always just in the last few days I learned That because of how other companies and people have been using Wordpress blog websites Google is changing how they look at them and rank them.

Single topic sites will be a lot harder to get good rankings on.

"Times are changing and we need to too."


Best of luck to you, be sure to let me know if you need any help.

Jonathon...

PS. Also with the multi sites it means more affiliates can be added and spread out covers more range more exposure more earning capabilities.

And right now we are at 349 approved affiliates.
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Very glad to hear someone talk about NOT blogging. I am not a writer. I want to learn how the nuts and bolts of setting up a site and how to get it up and running. How do I create traffic? It seems so far that it will be done by a blog.. which is the part that really concerns me. Great post!
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JonathonLowe Premium
Hey Bobby thanks for the like and the comment.

Don't worry traffic is easy the way the blogs works is the same as just having a website description on your home page its a post and technical a blog. the page gets set as a static page and lock that post.

And the way I see it if you have it as a blog and don't have the right settings your main page blog is constantly changing..

Which, means your keywords which are the most important part to get ranked in Google are gone as soon as the blog switches to the most resent on most popular etc. Depending on the main blog post setting.

A static page keeps what you put there, there and your keywords stay where they need to be.

As I mentioned keywords are the most important part. They can be hard. Once you understand how to search and the proper ones to select with practice it's super simple.

I have a keyword stacking strategy and with my experience my websites even in the first few days can generate over 45,000 views. Having no content other than the main page description and keywords.

I have shared my keyword strategy and will be putting it in on one of my next blogs. There are free tools and information in the first one and everything you need to know about obtaining affiliate program approval there are 126 programs in the blog that approve instantly and today has been busy I'm up to 353 as of right now that I Have been approved for the big earning ones coming in more and more. I give everyone ,my strategy and explain more on how to explode earning potential on an infinite niche site.

Traffic is also easily created with social media and any advertising option.

Jonathon...
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tommiemarble Premium
hello out there i am on lesson 9 now. I have done a few search on Jaxxy looking up the keywords that relevant to my niche. As i look at the traffic volume and the QSR neither one of them ranks high is that a good thing or bad inquiring minds would like to know.
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Hi tommie so is using jazzy a requirement to establish a great niche?.
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JonathonLowe Premium
Jaaxy and keywords help with your google ranking. And generally deal with your niche. You can play around with words from your niche with any keyword generator like Jaaxy and possible find better words to use and also discover new niches within a niche.

And no it's not a requirement but can help when narrowing down niche ideas or expanding on them.

I will leave a link to my first blog below there are free tools to help everyone get a jumpstart here.

And I'll add a copy of my definition for jaaxy and the free keyword app that is in with the free tools below. in a sec here.

Jonathon...
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JonathonLowe Premium
Hey Tommy this is some of the thing I was descussing about keywords yesterday .

The biggest thing with keywords to remember is that you want high search numbers but you want them to be low to med,. when it comes to competition. If you use the high competition search keywords that means that you are competing with the best in the business that pay up too and way over $15 per click to make sure they get found first.

One trick I use is too add all the low competition keywords that have an expected visit from the search numbers down to about 10,000 projected visitors per day. It works really well I have 3 sites up and running in the 9 days I have been with WA and combined in less than 4 days I have already had over 45,000 page views. And have only added the homepage keywords so far.



I have only used jaaxy a few times It gives. The numbers that I mention just differently from the free app pack that's in my first blog post.

I just looked through Jaaxy quick so I can explain it a bit better for you then I'll explain a bit more about the other app.

In Jaaxy the first number the AVG is the average number of searches that the keyword receives each month

Traffic is the expected visits to your website if you achieve first page rankings in the search engines

If you click get QSR it shows the number of competitors for that same word. And shows a coloured bar Green is great, Yellow is ok and Red is poor.

For jaaxy you would want Green bars with low competitor numbers and high AVG numbers. For example if your keyword is Green and has a number around 20 there would be at least 20 other competitors that will be competing with that keyword.

Unfortunately if you are not super rich and using google ad sense pay for click you would show up in number 20 of the search results. Remember too that its just for that one keyword so someone with more keywords in the same niche could change that 20 to 200000000000000000000000000000000000000

The way to beat the big guys that pay to have their sites first, they are all the ones usually right at the top of search pages and they say ads on them nowadays they are talking over the whole first web page results and more.

To beat them you need to have more keywords that have low competition that they or only a few of them are competing on. By stacking low keywords the combinations can out rank the other websites.

The free Link tracker app that's in the app pack I mentioned gives a lot more detailed info the output of the numbers. It show the number of Views for the keywords on google in the last month. The second section predicts the number of visits to your site usually around half of the previous months searches. The third section shows the competition level High , medium and low.

Thats what I was talking about earlier when I mentioned how I search for them. usually the key words will have over 150,000 views from the previous month with the second section being around 75,000 expected visits to you site per month. When I do my stacking I will select every low competition keyword down to 10,000 expected visits per month.

If you get a really unique keyword it will be first in the selection menu and have a low competition rating from my experience will have tons of other high ranking low competition results these keywords are the jackpot. My stacks usually will have over 100,000 to 1,000,000+ in expected views. Since I joined CJ affiliates that I talk about in my second blog post. And placed my affiliate adds around three days ago i have already had over 50,000 impressions meaning that in three days over 50,000 people have viewed my webpages. And shows me that the 100K to 1Million views pre month is right in the ball park of my keyword stacks.

The app also has a cost per click box that displays the price you could pay if you wanted too usually even with the low competition the prices are $1-5 minimum and $15 and up if they are high competition.

Not to sure how familiar you or anyone reading this is with pay per click but it means you can have your add with that keyword placed first or in the top how ever many of the other people that are paying for the click's. And means that every time someone clicks your add you pay google the set price per click every time. I believe you can add funds and cap your account. It's been years since I checked into it. And with how affiliate programs are it's pointless as most affiliates wont approve your applications because it violates their contract to use any pay per click option.

It also displays the keyword Difficulty. In the keyword planner and has tons of other options.

As I've mentioned it is free and is free for life. when it's downloaded the first time it has a seven day trial notice that pops up. I'm just looking into it now it is free for life when the 7 days runs out if you click upgrade it will jump you to an options web page one of the options is free forever when you return to the app there is an registration key box. underneath the heading Registered By it says FREE LICENCE under that is the place for the actual Registration Key for the free licence.

Which I haven't been able to find as of now there are tons online but the are hacked ones from keygen's which is fine if they are just for the free licence. But if they are for one of the full licences it's copy write theft.

Not to worry though I have already emailed the company to see where the key is it probably was in the first email that I can't find.

Check it out if you want I should have the free key problem figured out in 7 days.

I can't stress how important keywords and keyword staking is before using the free app I have had and still have a paid Keyword search app thats only $4 a month it works pretty good Jaaxy lite is really good pretty sure the full version is amazing.

When I do keyword searches I usually use two or more apps at the same time. It's awesome that they include Jaaxy lite for us. It's always good to have lots of tools.

Hope this helps let me know if you have any other questions.

Jonathon...


Best of luck Tommie...
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bagtik777 Premium
Hi everyone. This question may seem a no brainer question to you guys.

I already have the list of keywords that I can use, but, how do I apply those keywords? Do I need to change my Home Title to one of these keywords that I have listed?

Thank you for the assistance :)
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JonathonLowe Premium
No, click on pages in your website builder to the right of each page is a place to add descriptions click the last pencil under the SEO keywords section on the far left and add them.
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HelenpDoyle Premium
Here is a bit of info on keywords. If you have any other questions please ask me.
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bagtik777 Premium
Thank you so much, that was quick @jonathonLowe :)
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Sandy2019 Premium
Hi - I'm quite new too, but in addition to the comment below - my thought is that your keywords should appear through your post/pages or blogs - Not repeated everywher; but as part of you text to draw interest and to be found in Google rankings....
Good Luck - Sandy :)
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JonathonLowe Premium
To add the main keywords for the home page I believe it's done through the all in one SEO pack plug plugin. I tried checking but mines down at the moment upgrading.

You can add your keywords to you home page title the more keywords from your keywords list that are on your home page the better your rankings will be google searches for them.

And uses them to verify your site. For example if you had an adult site and use unrelated keywords that generate high traffic and don't have them on the home page googles algorithms know somethings is shady and will literal skip the site all together it's one of the ways they keep crap out of our searches.

Jonathon...
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JonathonLowe Premium
Good advise Sandy, you defiantly don't want to spam them everywhere on you site.
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JonathonLowe Premium
No problem

Sorry if I seamed a bit blunt at all I usually try to be a little more friendly just been a really long day and was tying to get some dinner in at the same time. Good luck with the keywords.

Jonathon...
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bagtik777 Premium
Hope you'll be fine Jonathon. No worries at all :)
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JKulk1 Premium
Your keywords should blend in with your blog. In other words they should not be so obvious ,or repeated so often , that Google will see it as spam. I prefer to use my keyword phrase (long tailed keywords)in the title and once more within the first half of the blog. Jim
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Hanonrinke Premium
I come from the mental health (therapist) industry and I’m also a motivational speaker. I have a passion for teens and helping them with issues of confidence and making good life choices. Would you all help me come up with some good niche ideas related to this area? Thank you in advance.
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Hanonrinke Premium
Thank you so much
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Can I make money as a starter membership? Hello, My name is Khadija Wilkins and I literally just joined today. I like so far what I'm hearing but I also been through PLENTY of scams online!!! Even lost tons of money. I DON'T have ANY money to spare right now but that could change in the future. However, I'm willing to give WA a chance and I will follow the necessary steps. Hopefully, it will be a wonderful experience as I am reading. Nice to meet all of you!
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Hanliedup Premium
Welcome Khadija. Follow the training it is very good. I knew nothing about any of this and I still aren't a pro but I am getting there. Don't stop believing and preserver.
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JonathonLowe Premium
I totally hear you on the scam part. I have over 12 years experience in affiliate marketing. I have been a member here for about nine days and can honestly tell you this is the opportunity I have been looking for for over 12 years.

I can't guarantee you will make money as a starter member., I do know that WA gives you two free websites and will keep them for 6 months free. After that they are cancelled unless you go Premium. In the first week you get unlimited access to all the chat and communication features. They are limited after the first week as a starter. here you have an amazing community thats here to support and help you every step along the the way.

I'll add my two blog post there what I have shared just in the last few days and will be sharing lots more you can tell me if it's useful I designed them to be able to help give everyone here a jump start free of charge,

I don't know your level of affiliate marketing skills but with the information in the blogs you could possible be making money in the first week. And I don't mean a fortune but generating money from clicks that become sales that eventually one day hopefully turns into a fortune. Again this depends on you and how hard you are willing to work and the knowledge you have already. In my first week I built 2 websites. Found an affiliate company through WA, it's CJ affiliates, I applied to 2778 affiliate programs through them and have been approved for 335 so far in my second blog I tell you how I did it and how you can too.

I did all this in the first week. I purposely waited to get my Premium so I could see exactly what could be done. I would have paid for it instantly if there was only an hour trial. And like you I'm spread pretty thin right now with everything that's going on with my business expansions.

You have the first week with almost all the features. I'd get as much done here as you can I'm sure you will be amazed like I was and know you will choose to go premium, and have six months to
before you really need to stress

Best of luck to you, let me know if you need any help and never be afraid to ask anyone here for help anytime even if one of us might not know the answers we will help you to find them...

Jonathon...
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jerijohnson Premium
Hi. I joined as they stated, this is not a get rich site. You must do the work to get results. I am only part time and I am on lesson 6 as of today. The information in each lesson is needed step by step.
Best of luck to you moving forward.
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jimdurfee Premium
Hey everyone, I'm on lesson 8 about widgets. I have followed the directions several times and can't get a sidebar on my site. I can easily get the footers.
Maybe my template won't do this.
I also followed directions on getting rid of the search bar and Twitter symbol with no luck.
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AJTrimble1 Premium
You can go through your site dashboard and see if it's there as a option, but most of the time things like sidebars, footers, etc. are all controlled by the theme you are using; in other words, some themes were simply build without them. Play around with it to be sure, but you may have to select a different theme that includes the features you desire.
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JonathonLowe Premium
In the beginning I had a problem with things not showing It was because of my pop up blocker try adjusting your settings. If you scroll down in this chat I mention the Brave browser and how it works. A few other members had the same problem. today and it was the pop up blocker settings.
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Os vídeos no WA não podem ser traduzidos com legenda em outra língua, assim como acontece no Youtube. Alguns membros, assim como eu, precisa assistir vídeo traduzido com legenda para a nossa língua. Existe uma solução de traduzir com legenda os vídeos do WA?
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JesseJamez Premium
Wealthy affiliate is english platform
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Não desanime! O conteúdo do vídeo é basicamente o mesmo do texto da lição e este pode ser traduzido copiando e colando no Google Translator. Se precisar de ajuda, pode me mandar msg.
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Excellent answer. Google already translates for me automatically. If the video is the same as the text then I will proceed. Many thanks Hélio Araújo.
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So when I view my website, there is no menu for about me or the private policy page You cant see those pages at all. I published them and i can see they are there when i go to dashboard, but when i view the site, they are not seen. Where are they? I see one sample post, but no pages...
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JonathonLowe Premium
Hi I had a problem like this in the beginning too if the info apache1 one doesn't help check the reply I sent Tommie here just below.

My issue was my pop up blocker for things not showing up.
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Thanks! I believe that was the issue. Also, I published my Private Policy as a PAGE and when I previewed it, it still had a spot for people to comment on the bottom. Kyle said if you publish it as a page and not a post, this would not happen?
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apache1 Premium
When you go to your page scroll down to the bottom and you may see comments untick the box and your won't get comments on your page Wishing you well.
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apache1 Premium
What is it that you want to start.
If it is the training this is the link
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Press continue Training on the top. Scroll down and watch the video.
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tommiemarble Premium
Hey! I am on creating a custom menus , I am following the step that kyle has laid down but only thing is my post is not showing. What did i do wrong. Also I know that I am moving slow but going to school and work its hard to try work on this for a couple of hours.
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JonathonLowe Premium
I had a problem with things not showing when I first started. Not sure if it is the same thing, some of my images and things I was adding weren't showing because my web browser pop up blocker was blocking them. They were there but blocked.

Not sure if it is the same but try adjusting your pop up blocker settings. Mine allows me to turn them off per website. I'm using the new free browser Brave its Google based and they even pay you for using it.

Jonathon...
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They pay you? wow.
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JonathonLowe Premium
Yes it's not much but anything is better than nothing I'm at $1.03USD in about 10 days. It's super cool because they block all the adds and suggest adds to you if you view the adds they pay you around 3 cents and I checked they even pay if you check the same add more than once.

It was suggested to me by another WA member because my Safari browser didn't work at all with the WA website and was crashing out while I was trying to watch the training videos.

If you use the Brave browser be sure to shut off the pop up blocker on the WA website, your website builder dashboard page
and your main websites. It blocks everything literally. If a website seams like it didn't load right or is missing things turn off the pop up blocker and it will reload and not be hiding the missing things.

To turn off the pop up blocker click on the Lion Head it's at the top right. If it's on it will be orange and if it's off its grey. you just click the shields on or off from the drop down menu that appears when you click the Lion Head.

Jonathon.

PS Make sure that everything is saved before turning the shields on or off.
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That's awesome! I'm going to remember that, thanks;)
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Mike1941 Premium
Can I delete my initial wordpress website? I believe its niche to not be viable. I have considered other possible viable niches and would rather promote them. If the answer is yes, does it still count toward the 25 free wordpress sites I receive as a Premium Member? To all respondents, thank you for your time.
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JonathonLowe Premium
Hey Mike

Unless you have already used all of your free sites I wouldn't delete it.

You might find something that will jump start that niche again and you don't want to loose all your hard work and start again.

I recommend building your new site keep the old.

In your new site you could mention your old one and add a link to it, it could possible take off with the exposure on your new site. Just as an example...
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Mike1941 Premium
Thanks Jonathon. I'll build the new ones, There is no relevance between them and the original one I created during the training process. I was just wondering if I could eliminate it and start over, and not have it count toward my 25 options/opportunities.
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FluffyDuck Premium
Hi Mike,

Jonathan's advice is bang on. Park up your website and start a new one. You never know when you might want to go back to the old site and keep going with it.

Also, as a Premium member you can have up to 50 websites, not 25, hosted by WA. So you are unlikely to run out of hosting slots any time soon!

Best wishes

Randall
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JonathonLowe Premium
Thanks for the like Mike.

One thing I should have mentioned to is that with linking you old site to you new site. It's a good idea to incorporate links of all your sites to all your other sites.

And can be done simply by adding a sub menu or main menu option.

For example as a sub menu under the Home page menu, you can add a page and call it something like: More From this Publisher, See More, Mikes Sites etc. On the page it links to have all your websites with a brief description and links to each one this can be a great way to get exposure to all of your sites as well as building your following.

For example a patron from one site might love that site and still check out your other ones that may be of no interest to them. But they check them out anyway because they are a fan of the one site that they love. It can help to increase traffic drastically to all your sites. Generally if some one likes your site they probably want more. This page is also a good place to add your WA affiliate links.

Jonathon...
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Mike1941 Premium
Thank you again, sir.
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Mike1941 Premium
Thanks, Fluff. I do appreciate your time.
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JonathonLowe Premium
No problem.

With my 24+ years of marketing and advertising experience. The most important thing is exposure and with the free websites and all the other incredible tools that WA provides for us. The possibilities are endless.

A important thing to when it comes to Niches is that no niche is a bad niche if you thought about it that means others are too. If it's one thats really popular and has high completion. Having the other websites with other niches can be a great way to break into the high competition niches by using the linking strategy of your websites that I mentioned.

Best of Luck to you.

Jonathon...
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ariesight Premium
Yes, if you delete it, you'll still have room for 25 free websites.

But as everyone else said, you really shouldn't do this. You have room, it's kind of unlikely to start so many free websites, so keep it.

You never know. You may decide to give it another chance.
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JKulk1 Premium
Hi Mike . You can delete your first site but the domain remains yours until renewal in one year's time. I'm inclined to agree with the others. Park your website, start building a new one and check what you want to do with the old one in a few months time. You would have to check with Kyle or Carson regarding if it will remain one of the twenty five if you delete it. But i personally believe it won't because you are paying to host 25 websites and if it's deleted it obviously won't need hosting. Jim
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Moonflower3 Premium
Hi Kyle...I don't know if you saw my reply to your reply, but I realized that I did not state my issue clearly at all.

After choosing Widgets, in the video you chose the Navigation Menu...and the drop-down gave you a list: Header, sub Footer 1, Sub Footer 2, etc.

Mine does NOT do that. When I click on the Navigation Menu, I only have one choice in the drop-down (which really makes it useless...but still): Primary is the only thing listed there.

So I don't know how to place my menu on the bottom of the page.

I really think I have a later version of WP than what you used in the video, and there is probably still a way to do the same thing you did in the video, but I have not been able to find it.

I'm attaching some screenshots so that you can see the difference in what you showed in the video, and how it really is now in this latest version.

Hope this helps explain the issue...so sorry not to be clear earlier.
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Things like menus are typically dependent on the theme that you are using and what the theme designer was trying to accomplish. My guess is that you are not using the same theme as Kyle, hence your challenge. Consider swapping over to his until you get through all the lessons and have a better understanding of how WordPress works. Sure, his ain't the prettiest, but you can always switch back after you gain a better understanding of all the ins-and-outs. Hope this helped :-)
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Moonflower3 Premium
Well, I'm not totally sure, but the screenshots were of WP, and not my website...

I ran into a similar issue before, and it's so frustrating, but thanks for your input on the matter.
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Moonflower3 Premium
Well it turns out that you were right...I went and changed my theme to the one that Kyle used in the video, and that made the Navigation Menu drop-down the same.

I didn't realize that the theme would affect WP like that, but obviously it can and does.

Thanks so much for that info! I am much less frustrated now :)
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heyo, just made my account about an hour ago

not sure what my niche is yet, but i am thinking either rubiks cubes (my average is 29 seconds) or reviews of apps/games. I'm leaning more towards reviews lol.

Everything seems pretty cool so far, hoping to make a bit of money next year!
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Mike1941 Premium
In the video, when Kyle gets results for keyword searches the table is all filled out. ( QSR, KQI, SEO and available domains are all populated.) When I do it, I get the links "GetQSR" and "Search" for each entry. I have to click each one to see the results. What is the/my disconnect? Thank you for your time.
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DianeScorpio Premium
Hi - we are given the Jaaxy Lite version to use. Kyle uses an upgraded version which costs extra.
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Mike1941 Premium
Thank you, Diane. He doesn't mention that in the video.
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Hi l muhammadmust have a few question 1 to create website 2the video I saw helpful but still curious we find product to sell have to search at Amazon Walmart example only customer will ask about the product so I have to explain and convince customer but not one of this company how to explain to them . That all my question hope can answer sorry to I is very new about online and had a zero knowledge about it
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TANEISHAF Premium
@Muhammadmust You will select a product to sell and research ways it can help to solve a problem and how people can benefit from using it. You can then go back and review the video on the website for the Football Snack Helmet to see how content was built out and led customers to purchase the product through Amazon and earned the Affiliate a commission. Hope this helps.
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jimdurfee Premium
My idea for a niche has been preworkout supplements since I started looking into affiliate marketing. I thought it was very "nichy"

They just used a preworkout site as an example in the training video. Not so unusual anymore. Does anyone think this idea for this niche may not be good?
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EjmMissouri Premium
Yes, it will still be good. There is propably not a niche in existence that does not already have affilaite sites promoting it. That does not mean you can't do it too. The internet is big, and there is plenty of room for all.
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JonathonLowe Premium
Hi Jim

The fact that it's used for an example is a good thing. Kyle wants us all to succeed. The main example is Amazon which is one of the best and easiest ways to make money at affiliate marketing. And one of the ones I always suggest. Especially if you are new. For example with your preworkout niche they have thousand of relevant products for you to use to earn money..

The amazon affiliate program can be hard to join but if you check out my blog that I posted today.

" Affiliate Approval and What That Means For You"

In it I discus how to obtain affiliate programs. Have a list of 126 that approve instantly through one affiliate company. In total as of now there are 324 that I have been approved for. I give my strategies for how to obtain the other 198. As well as my new strategy to explode everyones earning potential with affiliate marketing.

In the list of 126 affiliate programs that will approve immediately there are two that are for Nutritional supplements. And there is around 10 more in the other list I will be releasing soon.

Exercise and preworkout niches are some of the best they are things that will never go away. If it's your passion I say go for it and remember this is just your first niche. Tons more will come to you as you progress here before you know it you won't know which one to focus on the most.

Best of luck to you.

Jonathon...
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jimdurfee Premium
Thanks.
I’ll check out your blog
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Dave07 Premium
Any niche can be a good one if you just figure out a way to present your personal angle on the subject
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Olufunsho1 Premium
Hello everybody in the house, I'm confused, I don't know whether I've made mistake. Pls whenever you view the home page of your website, what do you see first? Is it the about me content that should be seen? This is what I am seeing in my own case. Moreover, where can I get to view the primacy policy that I already published in my home page?
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JohnCrossley Premium
Hiya,

it sounds like you have your home page set as your blog roll which is fine. It also means you have created your about me as a post.
Posts will appear in your blog roll, Pages do not.
It doesn't sound like you have done anything wrong. As you create more posts, they will display on your home page in your "blog roll".
At this point, I wouldn't mess with having a static home page. Go through the training.
All the best
John
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Olufunsho1 Premium
Thanks I appreciate.But if I may ask, do I have to finish the training before starting or completing the website.
How can I have a static Home Page and how do I make the homepage to be at the right place?
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rhinogal Premium
Pardon the newbie here, but I've tried the download option for my saved keywords so they are handy for crafting articles on my website. Where do the downloads go?

I'm accustomed to a file appearing at the footer on the screen - nothing. Tried a couple times - nothing! Help please!

Thank you,
Lorna
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AJTrimble1 Premium
They are stored inside Jaaxy. Just click on Research > My Keyword Lists
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rhinogal Premium
Well don't I feel silly! Thank you AJ!! The lists are right where I expected - at the bottom of the screen.

Lorna
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rhinogal Premium
Hi Kyle,

I'm trying to figure out the access I'm supposed to have on Jaaxy. I just joined WA this week and upgraded to premium. I thought that gave the level of access in Jaaxy you show during your keyword training. However, when I'm in Jaaxy I have a very short list of results and nothing displays in the QSR column.

I also have a question about the billing for WA - I intended to pay $234 for 6 months of premium membership, but have been billed and (unintentionally) paid for an additional $126. I find that confusing, so if you could explain it I'd appreciate it.

Thank you,
Lorna
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Debs66 Premium
Hi,
You need to click on the QSR if you haven't already.
I am not sure what you have done with Billing but you can PM Kyle now you are premium hope that helps.
Try some more keywords in Jaaxy too. See if that brings up more lists.
Debs :)
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rhinogal Premium
Thanks, Debs

I did figure out you actually have to click on QSR to load that info. And I've messaged Kyle. In the meantime I have proceeded with more keyword searches and am ecstatic about the results for low QSR and good avg. & traffic. This has been an amazing week so far!

Lorna
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you guys are all so helpful! i have another question: is making a website centered around a well known celebrity/actors a good niche? I would promote the products they use by bringing fans to that page and talking about the clothing products, digital products, makeup products, etc. that they use and have affiliate links to those products. I just thought this might be different because it is not solely for product reviews but to learn about the celebrities and then the products they use and the people might be compelled to use the products because the people they look up to use them as well.
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Hackerist Premium
Sounds good. It’s my personal opinion. The following post can help:
https://www.elle.com/fashion/shopping/g30082/cheap-celebrity-street-style/
Tom
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JesseJamez Premium
there are more niches than anyone of us could even imagine. I would choose something much more specific like luxury jewelry, organic makeup sets or some specific digital product niche like smart TVs and accessories. Don't focus on several big topics (with thousands of niches inside). And you need to give solutions to your visitor's problems or help them to fill their needs. No matter if celebrities use those products or not, you can be the celebrity yourself in the future ;)! do WA training, it's super useful and you will find much more and better answers than I can offer.
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JesseJamez Premium
and btw, if your niche is something else than promoting wealthy affiliate, I would do courses 1 and 3, this (2nd) is great but it's centered on promoting WA and money make online niche
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VitaliyG Premium
Hi Sabrina, I'm not sure about using celebrities for niches (even though they are niches). Here is how I'd go about it:
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is cute affordable gift ideas a good niche? what if i havent tried out all the products i want to promote and therefore am unable to give an authentic review about them? im interested in cute items that are useful as well as aesthetically pleasing and gift giving but im not sure this will be very profitable?
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merlynmac Premium
It can be a good niche but you'd have to get a lot of traffic to get to the products through your links for the commissions and, if they're "affordable", you're going to have to have a lot of that traffic to make decent money. That said, it can be done.

As for an authentic review, as long as you're doing research and not just making the stuff up, you should be fine. Yes, hands-on is preferred but it's not required.
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webcash2us Premium
The niche sounds great and leaves you ample room to create content. However, if you don't use the product yourself then you have no first hand experience to speak of to visitors.

In this case, you will want to do a lot of product research to offer accurate information. Do not copy the product description and use that on your site.

Create your own review of the product and continue adding more site content with more product reviews.

I wish you all the best.
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JKulk1 Premium
I would personally take away the 'affordable' part and narrow it down a little. Something like "Cute gifts for kids" would be better. Otherwise you will be limiting yourself to products that may only make you 50 cents commission. All the best Jim
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Hi sadeg98
What I'd learn is that any thing can bring in a profit eve if it's smalll
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thank you so much i will do that!
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thanks for the input, product research is something i wouldnt mind doing. also, if i were to research something about a product from another site, would i have to credit that site if i were to write about the product based off the site?
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amen that is good thinking!
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VitaliyG Premium
It can work Sabrina, but check this tutorial out, it'll help you decide:
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is it possible to build a website and not have to pay anything for it before and then invest in paying monthly once you see some progress being made in terms of money making? i just dont want to go all in and have to pay up front if its not going to pay off down the road
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EjmMissouri Premium
You could potentially do that, but you would miss out on much of the training that shows you how to make a good affiliate website.
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JesseJamez Premium
Yes, it is, you can create two free siterubix.com websites. I started that way and after a couple of weeks I realized out how many expensive services you get by paying very small amount of money compared to buying quality hosting, ssl security, sitespeed, keyword and SEO tools + much much more from different sources.
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DianeScorpio Premium
Hi - you can stay as a starter member and work on your free websites for up to 6 months. However, it will be more difficult as you will only have access to the first 10 lessons.
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this is helpful thank you!
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thanks! ill keep that in mind
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Hola! soy nueva aquí y es la primera vez que me animo a participar de algo así. Estoy decidida a ponerle toda la voluntad y a que esto funcione para mi a pesar de todos los obstáculos que pueda encontrar. Ahora hay mucha más información que hace unos cuantos años atrás cuando navegaba buscando como ganar dinero en línea. Bien, mi primer obstáculo es que soy hispanohablante y no entiendo los videos porque están en inglés, un idioma que no domino. ¿Hay algún video traducido o transcripto en español? Muchas gracias, ojalá puedan ayudarme.
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AlbaGrayInst Premium
Yo hablo español y quizá te pueda ayudar Marina30 dime que clase de negocio online quieres establecer? Ahora puedes ver al menos los mensajes y traducirlos via google ten en cuenta que puede ser difícil como todo pero NUNCA IMPOSIBLE. Cuenta conmigo un abrazo y bendiciones de lo alto!
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Cafumana Premium
Seja bem-vinda. Escolheste o lugar ideal para aprender a ganhar dinheiro na internet, aqui vais aprender detalhadamente.
Se não tiveres a entender os videos, tens que se focar nos textos a baixos do video que ensinam a mesma coisa.
Estou aqui para ajudar-te naquilo que estiver no meu alcance.
Obrigado.
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Eres muy amable, muchas gracias por la bienvenida!!!. Aún no decido que negocio quiero tener espero decidirlo pronto. Un saludo!
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JAddabbo1 Premium
Hi I have just finished this part of the training in setting up my website . I am just going with it and not over thinking it. Any feedback on it would be really helpful. My tip to everyone new at this is write what you feel not what you think. It will come to you and your site will develop!
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Kyle Premium
Yeah, exactly. Writing is simply communicating an idea with others, nothing more complex than that.

I usually tell people to write in a way that they would their friend, how would you explain something, how would you communicate it, and how would you promote/recommend it.

It is this communicative style that tends to lead to better rankings as well.
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Hi guys,

is there anyone in the community here from Perth in Western Australia who would be willing to meet up for a chat about Affiliate Marketing? Or even a phone call? I want to go on with the Premium Membership but funds are so tight I don't think I can pull it off :-( Would love a sit down with someone to talk it through.
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Kyle Premium
We have plenty of people from Australia, and every country in the world.

What are you looking to find out, we don't communicate through the phone, but if you have any questions let us know and we will be more than happy to give you a hand here. :)
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Moonflower3 Premium
Who knew the About Me page would be so difficult? I keep getting off-track and writing about my niche instead...which I really would prefer to do.
I don't really like to write about myself...kinda private, ya know? But I DO understand why the About Me page is important.

I've read other people's About Me pages and usually do feel better about the site if there is something like that there. I think I will have to finish it up tomorrow, because it's getting late and my eyes are going now...lol
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JoanneSantos Premium
MoonFlower3, I'm in the process of writing About Me Page as well. I keep re-thinking it. However, I just keep thinking about my niche, and it really helps me. I'm not going to discuss too much personal information about myself either, but only why I chose this Niche and how it has benefit me in the past. I'm tired too, I will finish it tomorrow after a good nights rest :)
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Moonflower3 Premium
Thanks for that input. It's all good, and will all work out in the end. I am saving what I'm writing about my niche...I know I will need to make more posts, and that might be helpful for later.
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Ropesa Premium
Don’t stress too much about your about me page, just put whatever information you can put now and publish it.

You can always edit your page and add more information as you move forward with your website.

I actually just recently updated mine after 8 months, I read my about me page and decided it needed more information so I added and it ended up having 1500 words from I think 500 words.
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learnto Premium
For a fairly long time I have seen the need for some type of kit that is available to the public that cleans the teeth. I have noticed nothing is available in the stores [and water piks do not clean the teeth as efficiently--according to dentists].
If this type of teeth cleaning kit was online it would sell a lot!
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AJTrimble1 Premium
Sounds nice. What's your plan for turning it into a niche affiliate site? Have you found a product similar to the one you are thinking and, if so, do they have an affiliate program? Unless you intend on manufacturing them yourself -- which can be extremely expensive -- you will need to figure out a way to source the product in order to build a site around it. Keep us posted; it sounds interesting :-)
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learnto Premium
I have attempted to patent the idea on numerous times; basically it is using products that are already on the market and putting them in a kit.
People are inherently lazy and like the idea of having a product that works effectively. The goal of using this product is both improved overall health and having to reduced use of a dentist [unless you really need to see one].
I use the basic idea myself and have consulted dentist friends of mine and the agree it is very good!
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learnto Premium
I should mention further that I will need help in designing an appropriate niche since I am new to doing this work with WA.
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Mike1941 Premium
Re the "About Me" page, I don't know that I am comfortable using 'aliases' or 'pen names'. The page says it's about me. But, I am not an alias or pseudonym (pseudo name)? Can somebody resolve this conundrum for me? Maybe I am missing something. Thank you. If I were to say it's about my alter-ego or some other identity, then this commentary would all be acedemic. But, of course, that's not the case. Thanks again.
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SirTristan Premium
This is all personal preference.

I also like the idea of being genuine and real. Perhaps you do like Kyle and use just your first name.

I think if it feels "real" to you, you'll do a better job. That is my own opinion.
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Mike1941 Premium
Thanks. That's how I feel. My first name is Michael and my last name starts with an L, so I just sign off with MikeL. Works for me. Thanks for your reply.
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keishalina9 Premium
hey hi Mike --- it's really about building your Brand -- and what that is is up to YOU! ... it's your biz and as the biz owner -- it's all about whatever you want to make successful for yourself ....

Both Kyle and Jay discuss it all in their training ... check it all out here on the platform ... simply key in your search words in the greyed search above or via the help center ...

keep well, keep happy! ... cheerio ... :)
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Mike1941 Premium
Thank you. Thank you for 'both' your time & your insight.
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keishalina9 Premium
... glad to be of help! ... it's all good! .... cheerio .. :) ...
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Ropesa Premium
You don’t even have to put the L just your first name should be sufficient.
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rlehman10 Premium
I have played acoustic guitar for over 50 years (and still do). I have progressed from simple strumming to finger style playing. I absolutely love acoustic guitars and each one has it's own particular tone depending primarily upon the age of the wood. So, what do you think about a niche of "vintage acoustic guitars"? The term "vintage", in the guitar world means 20 years old or older. I know that there are hundreds of websites that sell these because I've probably visited them all. what do you think of this as a niche?
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AJTrimble1 Premium
That's perfect. One "mistake" that a lot of new members make is jumping into a niche that is too big. For example, they start a generic site on photography, and can't figure out why they aren't getting any traction.

Having said that -- and definitely run the numbers just to be sure -- I have a feeling "vintage acoustic guitars" is right in that sweet "Goldilocks" spot; it feels big enough that you'll see steady traffic, but not so big that you'll get drowned out by more established guitar sites.

Definitely worth checking out. Well done. :-)
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rlehman10 Premium
Thank you!
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SirTristan Premium
Have you gotten to keyword research yet in the training? I like what AJ said. More specifically, try researching some keyword combinations in that niche and see what kind of numbers you get.
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Mike1941 Premium
After building my "About Me" page, the content on my Home/Blog page truncated. Before, all the writing was instantly visible. Now, only most of the 1st paragraph is visible at first glance. A highlighted (link) "Read more..." must be clicked to view the entire page content. Is this normal, or did I press the wrong button? Thank you, anybody & everybody, in advance for any comments or clarification you offer. Thanks again.
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keishalina9 Premium
hey hi Mike --- it's likely all ok ...

with your WA Premium -- did you catch awesome Jay's weekly training on the About page? ....

get comfy as it's about an hour + ... hope it helps ...:)
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Mike1941 Premium
Thank you. I'll watch it.
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MBenz Premium
Hi, I have targeted my market segment to 20-somethings, specifically after getting their college degrees and how to navigate through life after that.

I wanted to go in the direction of self-help, life tips on a variety of topics (budgeting, corporate jobs, self-care etc.), but I'm having a hard time figuring out a specific niche related to this. I don't see much come up on Google or Amazon when I type words like post-college, adulting, 20-somethings, etc. other than books. Am I using the wrong key words?

Do you have any guidance on how I can re-direct my thoughts or find inspiration through other key words?

I appreciate any help!
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MariaSHC Premium
I tried "have degree now what" and "tackling adulthood" as search terms. BTW, havedegreenowwhat.com is available.
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MBenz Premium
Thank you so much! This comment is very helpful I appreciate you taking the time to help me. What site are you using for your search?
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MariaSHC Premium
I searched using Google.
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ColeM1 Premium
Well I’m going to learn how to make money soon need it to support family build income, making sales ,and clothing line soon so get ready for me to have much fun being resourceful and creative I’m ready!!!!!!!!! Xoxo I’m New to the program 💯
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I am thinking about a niche market and would like some opinions. I'm the type of person who uses home hacks and create imaginative solutions such as stain removals and the best products to use and to come up with creative organizational hacks. Really any and all of home care hacks to beauty hacks but be affordable for anyone.
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MariaSHC Premium
There is an audience for Do-It-Yourselfers. YouTube is full of how-to videos. It's a good niche with lots of possibilities.
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CStauber Premium
I need some help. I customized my website and created the side bar but when I viewed my webpage there were two additional posts under About Me that I hadn't selected when customizing. In fact, I thought I had deleted the About Charlotte post before I progressed to this lesson. My website is southerngospelmusic-historyandsingingartists.siterubix.com if anyone wants to see what I'm talking about. Someone please tell me how to fix this.
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iamlouis Premium
So ... what do you want to do? Delete them? Just asking as I'm not sure what the actual question is ...

Brgds
Koen
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CStauber Premium
Yea how do I delete them?
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Ropesa Premium
Just go to the post that you want to delete and click delete and then update
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Ropesa Premium
I see what you mean, go to the about charlotte post and delete then update if that is the one you want to delete, remember to perform any task you have to be in the dashboard of your website.
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CStauber Premium
Thanks Ropesa. I appreciate the help.
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Ropesa Premium
You are welcome
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CStauber Premium
OK thanks I did not remember that.
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SelanJay Premium
I hope this will help me to achieve success and help others as the same way you all are doing.....
This is my very first time and I know nothing at all anything about internet or earning using internet.
My annual earning is $2750. It isn't enough to live or achieve my dreams.
So with all your help I want achieve my dream and help the world as much as I can.....
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