When our websites go offline, I receive a text, letting me know that I need to do something about it. This text saves me thousands of dollars every year. I’ll tell you how I set this up shortly, but first, let me tell you about one of the most important things about running an online business…. Uptime. You have to make sure that it’s always online. Servers go down due to heavy loads, so quality …Click Here To Continue Reading
You know about Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook) and Jack Dorsey (Twitter). But what about the guy who’s in charge of the platform that powers “18.9% of the top 10 million websites”?
That would be Matt Mullenweg, the 29-year-old at the heart of WordPress. With 60 million websites built with WordPress (including this one), it is by far the most popular blogging platform in the world.
From the beginning, Mullenweg has done business differently: WordPress was open-sourced , which means that the code was free to be developed by anybody who wanted to contribute. Mullenweg is also a vocal advocate of distributed work and 130 of Automattic’s 150 employees work outside of their San Francisco headquarters.
Let’s dig in and find out who Matt Mullenweg is, with an eye or learning from his innovative business strategies and productive work habits.Click Here To Continue Reading
We all have a million things going on and the world is busier than ever. Bloggers and Entrepeneurs have to be weary of where to spend their time in order to cut through the clutter and reach their goals. Today we’ll cover some of the hacks that come in handy for many of the worlds best bloggers and entrepeneurs and will greatly increase you productivity as well. 1. Journaling & Planning “If I had an …Click Here To Continue Reading
Q: What’s the most scarce and valuable resource online?
Trust is scarce because anyone can publish content online. There are no publishing companies or editors to separate the good writing from the bad or to make sure all of the sources are double-checked and cited.
Trust is valuable because if once it’s established, you open up the door to a world of opportunity: more readers, higher opt-in rates, and increased product sales. Thankfully, there are methods to make your website more trustworthy and I’ve listed my top 25 after the jump. [click to continue...]Click Here To Continue Reading
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