You Have A Website Great! Let’s Make Some Money

You Have A Website Great! Let’s Make Some Money

OK, so you have joined the real world an you have a Website. Congratulations!

guarantee Now the big trick is to make money from it. The strange things is this is where things usually fall apart for many businesses.

I have seen crappy Websites that make millions and nice Websites that make peanuts. And most people honestly do not have a clue as to why this happens.

I want to destroy a couple of myths here.

  • Traffic means profits right?

Not even close. You can have all of the traffic in the world and not make squat.

  • I have to have the perfect looking website to make money. Nope, I have seen some of the most barf ugly sites that make tens’ of thousands a month. Could they be making 10 x that if they were designed right? Sure, but in the meantime they are making money while some of the better looking ones don’t make anything.

5 Rules To Make Sure Your Site SUCKS

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OK, I have said this before, but if you are going to put up a crappy Website that sucks, at least do it right. Please follow these 5 rules.

1.) Go ahead and have a mostly black or dark Website with white text if you really don’t want to sell anything.

2.) Put some lame ass logo that size of Texas right at the top that does nothing other than tell anyone visiting you care more about you then helping them. Make sure it is not the least bit intriguing or better yet, dollar signs or fast cars right at the top. Or better yet, a big old picture of you.

Apple And The iPhone And Piling On – A Trend Of The Times?

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Colors That Sell

Colors That Sell or the alternative title – Colors That Sell Shit… i.e. that make you a profit, put money in your pocket, allow you to live your dreams. Now this started off tongue in cheek, but it is serious too. If you are watching the video, please disregard all of the Ums and Aas […]

A Profitable Website

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How To Stop The Oil Spill, A Solution That Can Work In Just A Few Days

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I have always had the utmost confidence in American Entrepreneurs.  They have proven in the past when left alone and given have a chance that they can solve any problem thrown at them on earth. They truly are some of the best and brightest problems solvers in the World. But for some reason, they are […]

WordPress 3.0, Drupal, Joomla,Typepad,Posterous,Vignette And A Reptile

Is a Chameleon In Your Future? There are a lot of choices today in the world of Websites and Blogs for your business.   The tough part is choosing the right one for your business that will make you money and not cost you an arm and a leg. Having worked the nearly every platform out […]

Pop Ups – Do They Bug You Too? Post Them Here!

Do Pop Ups Annoy You Too? OK, Pop Ups annoy me.  I know that they can used to make you money but I am not convinced they do any more. Because as I have noted, when I go to a site, usually as sales site, I try and leave the page. If they have one, […]

Get Your Online Business Setup And Going For Less Than $2,500

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Believe it or not, you really can get a complete eCommerce website done for under $2.500 these days.  And no we are not talking about those out of the box template monstrosities that you only pay $5 per month for or are from a template that 10,000 other business have that look exactly the same. […]