Author Archives: David Black

Who’s got all the money?

It will probably come as no surprise that the vast majority of wealth out there isn’t shared out uniformly. The percentages may shock you. Oxfam’s findings show that the current top 85 wealthiest individuals have the combined financial worth of around $1.7 trillion, which also happens to be the combined financial worth of 3.5 billion…

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Spam, Spam, Glorious Spam

The world is drowning in spam, and I’m not talking about the tinned luncheon meat. If there is alien life out there and they’re trying to decipher our emails and the digital transmissions emitted from the world wide web, good luck to them – they’ll be bloody lucky to find any sensible information. They’ll assume…

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Be yourself, Superstar!!

When you start out online, it’s tempting to try and be someone you’re not. After all, who wants to listen to the rants of a 40 something, wrinkle faced rocker like me! Pretending you’ve made millions online from internet marketing when you’re living in your mum’s spare room is a hard part to play for…

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Where do you find content for your blog AND get paid at the same time?

In this post, I’ll try to show you where to find content for your website that people will actually pay you to publish.  These are straight forward ways to make money blogging without too much stress.  Many of the sites I’ve found are looking for both writers and publishers, after all, you can’t have one…

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Fastest ways to monetize your new blog

So you’ve got your new WordPress blog up and running – she’s looking good. You’ve chosen an attractive theme and installed the basic plug-ins needed to get everything working just right. If not, best go back and read ‘Build your own website‘ Now you want to earn some money – after all, that’s what makes…

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Watch out – Google+ will explode in 2014

Social Media, love it or hate it, it’s here to stay, for now anyway. As business owners we’re all well aware that we need to socialise, and I’m not talking about an all night drinking session down your favourite boozer. I’m talking about the multitude of social networking sites that now clutter up the internet.…

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Am I building back links or should I just go for another drink?

For years, all we ever heard was.. ‘Get links – if you don’t get links you’ll get nowhere’ All Google seemed to care about was how many links we all had pointing at our websites. Building Back Links… “The more the better” preached the SEO gurus.. They threw links at sites as though they were…

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Back up your WordPress site NOW – you’ll be glad you did..

It’s strange that we often know what we should be doing but just can’t be bothered. This often comes to light only when disaster strikes. This happened to me this week. There I was happily adding a bit of text to one blog, moving an image on another – pretty much going about business as…

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Yes – You can build your own website, I did!

If you want to start making money online, you could do with a website. You may well think that creating your own website is a complex process that should be undertaken by a hardened web programmer who’s spent years mastering the difficult coding that’s needed. You’d be wrong though. Anyone can do it – well,…

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What the hell is SEO anyway??

I’m pleased some of you have chosen to join me on this mission to be masters of Internet Marketing. In my last post, I took a brief look at what Internet Marketing might actually be about.. Turned out it was a grand term to house a multitude of processes, all geared towards driving people towards…

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