The Truth About Overnight Success (and What You Need to Do About It)


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Some people just get lucky.

They appear out of nowhere and rise fast. Their blogs shoot onto awards lists. They get mentioned by the A-listers. They land book deals.

Why can’t you have the same overnight success?

Because it doesn’t really exist.

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7 Tips for Creating and Running Your First Membership Site

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Does earning a regular monthly income and a bunch of loyal customers sound good to you?

Let’s make it even better … what if these paying customers could be a great testing ground for your newest service or product ideas?

And better still — what if you had the chance to spend time creating powerful, in-depth content — while getting paid for it over and over again?

Well, this doesn’t need to be a “what if” situation for you …

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8 (Easily Avoidable) Ways to Lose Your Prospect’s Trust

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Let’s imagine I arrive at your site — or Google your company — and I’ve got my credit card on the desk in front of me: I’m ready to buy.

But, after a few minutes (or, more likely, a few seconds) I close the browser and make myself a cup of tea … without buying a thing.

I was ready to give you my money. But something I saw on your site gave me serious doubts.

What was it? And how do you fix it?

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How to Write a High-Quality eBook in 30 Days

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What if, 30 days from now, you had a finished, well-crafted eBook sitting on your hard drive, ready to distribute and sell?

That might sound next-to-impossible to you, but it’s not.

Every November, over 200,000 people worldwide take part in NaNoWriMo — “(inter)National Novel Writing Month”.

NaNoWriMo participants aim to write 50,000 words during the month, and tens of thousands of them manage to do it.

If those writers can do that, you can write a 20,000 word ebook in a month. Right?

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How to Beat 7 Common Self-Publishing Fears

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Maybe you’ve watched other bloggers launch their ebooks, and you want to do the same — but something’s holding you back.

You probably already know the benefits of publishing an ebook …

  • Establishing yourself as an expert author
  • Finally making real money from your blog
  • Creating a low-priced product to draw new customers in

You keep telling yourself that you will write an ebook someday … just not yet. And it’s almost certainly the case that one of the seven common fears in this article is holding you back.

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A 5-Step Plan to Improve Every Blog Post You Write

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Are your blog posts getting the results you want?

When you’re blogging to build or grow your business, you need each post to pull its weight.

That means writing articles that draw readers in. Articles that get shared and discussed and linked to. Articles that keep readers coming back for more.

Articles that persuade readers to take action.

If your posts aren’t getting the traction you want, you might think you’re not a good enough writer. But the truth is, every writer can follow a few simple steps to improve their posts. (And that goes for the old hands, too.)

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