When “All of the Good Ideas are Already Taken”

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the amount of niches out there, don’t worry. This post takes you through the niche selection tips you need to get started in your business. Pat Flynn December 17, 2018 In this post, I’m here to share tips to help you pick a niche for your business. And not just any niche—the right niche for you. We’ll cover everything about niche selection including: The difficulty of selecting a niche. Why you shouldn’t focus on a brand new niche. Why better is better in niche selection. The key to niche selection: delivering value to your audience. How to focus on specializing in your niche. Most people tell me that all of the good ideas (or keywords) are already taken, that there is too much competition and no more room left for them. If you feel this way, or you know someone who does, this post will […]

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How to Launch a Brand New Website (with a Bang!)

I’ll walk you through each step in how to launch your brand new website with a bang, from creating your viral content to creating buzz for launch day. Pat Flynn June 25, 2018 So you’re here because you want to know how to launch a brand new website (with a bang!). That’s exciting, and you should feel proud! This post will show you exactly how to do that and will cover a wide range of website launch tips, including: What an ideal website launch day looks like. How to maximize your reach and website traffic on day one of your launch. Why you need to be able to pitch your website in seven seconds. What content to choose to be live on day one of your launch. How to create your viral piece: a beastly resource page and a round-up post. Why I also recommend having how-to content, case studies, and […]

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SPI 221: An Unknown Way to Boost Sales and Increase the Size of Your List—Back with an SPI Student

It’s my pleasure to welcome back a very special “student” of Smart Passive Income. Kenneth Kelly joins me once again to share how MagicTricksforKids.org has transformed over the past two years, as well as the innovative strategy he’s used to build his growing network of affiliates. Since Ken’s last visit in Episode 101, his business has grown to include a book and tons of new resources at MagicianBusiness.com. Despite his success, however, he struggled to find affiliates. Most potential partners in his niche aren’t “plugged-in” people—they operate brick-and-mortar stores and do the majority of their business offline. Ken changed that. Using a clever strategy, he’s acclimated offline business owners to the online world, turning former “techno-phobes” into enthusiastic affiliates. Today, Ken offers a step-by-step walkthrough of the four-part strategy he uses to earn these affiliates. He’ll share his advice for navigating a competitive niche, the tools he uses to manage his partnerships, and the obstacles he’s overcome along the way. He’s […]

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