There are now more ways than ever to sell online. You have to decide whether you should use WordPress + Woocommerce, Volusion, Shopify, BigCommerce, or any of the others. To get the most out of whichever platform you choose, you shouldn’t think in terms of “which is the best”. Instead, think about “which one is […]
A few years ago Facebook marketing was almost easy. Facebook was a boom town for small businesses. It was a virtual freeway to reach customers. That was music to the ears of cash poor small business owners, entrepreneurs, and bootstrapped startups. Then everything changed. Facebook reworked their newsfeed and started weighting posts based on the
Working solo can get monotonous and lonely sometimes so I’ll occasionally pack up my gear and work at a coffee shop or a pub (if it’s the afternoon). Working on a laptop or writing notes seems to make people curious about what you’re up to. Every so often someone sitting nearby will get curious about
Shake Up Your World Conferences can put you on the inside track with the latest ideas, give you a first hand intro to a new tool (sometimes from the people who made it!), give you a chance to meet the people behind the blogs you follow, and more, and more. Sometimes tight schedules, family obligations,
When I took my first shaky steps into self-employment and solo-preneurship (and for an almost embarrassingly long while after that), I had no idea what it meant to run a business.