How to Create Passive Income Without a Product

How to Create Passive Income Without a Product

Passive income is one of the best things on the planet. It’s freedom. It’s money-while-you-sleep. It’s a beautiful thing. Unfortunately, there’s a massive misconception that passive income is created primarily through product sales or investment vehicles. (i.e. Mutual Funds, Dividend Stocks, etc.) Whenever I hear the word ‘passive’, I immediately think of Flight Media—my business. Sure, we have one product that generates about $600-$1,000/mo, and that’s passive, but that’s only a tiny, tiny fraction of the revenue we generate. In…

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43 Best Passive Income Streams & Opportunities

43 Best Passive Income Streams & Opportunities

Most passive income ideas will either generate poor returns or consume lots of your time (not very passive!). So the question is…what really works? I’ve spent 100s of hours thinking about all sorts of crazy ideas for making passive income online… From the smart ideas like an online course to the dress-me-in-the-white-jacket ideas like writing articles for adsense, I’ve thought about pretty much every passive income stream there is. During this time the one thing…

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Facebook Marketing Tips: The Best Advice, Tried-and-Tested

Facebook Marketing Tips: The Best Advice, Tried-and-Tested

As we work together to figure out the Facebook News Feed and to find organic ways to boost reach and engagement, we’re bound to come across a flood of tips on how to get more out of our pages and updates. There’s a ton of advice out there. Where should you begin? Which Facebook marketing tips work best? I tested the best ones to find out. By Kevan Lee, blog.bufferapp.com Read below to see which tips and strategies worked best for the…

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16 Effective Facebook Marketing Strategies for Businesses

16 Effective Facebook Marketing Strategies for Businesses

You probably know that Facebook is the number one social media platform, which most people use. Apart from the fact that we are using it for chatting with our friends or sharing the things we love such as photos, videos, or even document files, some people especially business owners use it as their number one source of traffic and sales and a spot for branding. By: Roel Manarang, roelmanarang.com Facebook has become one of the best…

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5 Digital Tools and Resources for Creative Entrepreneurs

5 Digital Tools and Resources for Creative Entrepreneurs

5 Digital Tools and Resources for Creative Entrepreneurs Digital tools to help creative entrepreneurs market and sell their products by Kandia Johnson Whether you’re an artist, fashion designer, photographer, or handmade crafter, when it comes to the work of creative entrepreneurs it’s super important to use digital tools that help them market and sell their work. Experts say that for online marketplaces that help creative entrepreneurs curate and sell their unique goods and services, visual appeal…

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10 Google Tools and Resources for Entrepreneurs

10 Google Tools and Resources for Entrepreneurs

This summer Google launched Google My Business, a platform for businesses to manage their presence across Google applications, including search and Google+. The new platform is just one more example of Google’s drive to embrace entrepreneurs and emerging businesses. Here is a list of Google tools and resources to help entrepreneurs launch and grow their businesses. There are resources for startup ventures, small businesses, and solo entrepreneurs. Google My Business Google My Business is a platform for…

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12 (Mostly Free) Web Tools for Entrepreneurs

12 (Mostly Free) Web Tools for Entrepreneurs

Of the infinite resources available on the Internet, there is still nothing better than free. So in light of Independence Day and the sense of freedom it exudes, below are 12 (mostly) free tools that can help build your business: 1. 1M/1M offers access to the extensive startup network and collective knowledge in Silicon Valley to entrepreneurs everywhere. I know, crazy. But this is a truly interesting source for “starter uppers” to talk about branding, positioning,…

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From A to Z: 200 Essential Resources for Entrepreneurs Building a Business

From A to Z: 200 Essential Resources for Entrepreneurs Building a Business

Being an entrepreneur can be difficult. Being an entrepreneur attempting to launch a startup is even more challenging. The good news? You don’t have to go it alone. There are a lot of tools and resources at your fingertips online to help you successfully plan, launch and run your business. And, here are 200 of those essential tools and resources. A/B tests. A/B testing your website will be crucial to your continued success and improvements online. A startup should…

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11 Killer Free Tools to Launch and Build Your Startup

11 Killer Free Tools to Launch and Build Your Startup

This is a very short list, as there are thousands of products and tools out there for startups, but here are some I’ve found to be useful. www.entrepreneur.com 1. Startup Stash A curated directory of resources and tools to help you build your startup. This is a good starting point. 2. Square Space Logo Use this for basic logos done instantly. It’s helpful during hackathons or Startup Weekends. I created my mom’s startup logo here. Yes,…

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8 Great Tools and Resources for When You’re Ready to Build a Business

8 Great Tools and Resources for When You’re Ready to Build a Business

The following tools and resources are ones you’ll definitely want to have on hand when you’re ready to build your business. From huge curated directories to backup software to keep your company safe, these resources will help your business launch successfully and keep going strong into 2015 and beyond. 1. Startup Stash Ever wish that somebody would take every useful small business tool and software system out there and put them into one clearly organized page? Look…

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