Blogging Vs Affiliate Marketing Vs Ecommerce – A Comparison Of 3 Online Business Models

My Wife Quit Her Job

Now as far as online business models go, most people gravitate towards starting a blog, a niche affiliate site or an online store and I’ve been reasonably successful with all 3. One of the biggest advantages of running an online business is that it’s inexpensive to start.

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Our Blog (yes this one) Listed Top 100 Retail Blog by Feedspot!

Teamwork Retail

Last week, this here humble blog was named one of the Top 100 Retail Blogs by Feedspot. We’re up there amongst some of the best blogs covering all things retail such as Retail Dive , The Retail Doctor and RetailWire just to name a few and we couldn’t be more honored!

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Every Tool And Plugin I Use To Run My 7 Figure Blog, Podcast And Online Course Membership Site

My Wife Quit Her Job

So this week, I put together a list of tools and plugins that I use for my other businesses which include my blog, my podcast and my online course. Blogging How to Build an Online Store

Does Blogging for Ecommerce Really Improve Business?

Ecommerce Platforms

But quality content, especially blog posts, are extremely hard to come by. Now, look at blogging. One blog post requires you to think up topics and outline the posts. Next comes formatting and publishing the blog post. Elegant Themes Blog. The Williams Sonoma Blog.

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What a Baby Clothes Blog Can Teach You About 991% YoY Growth Using Paid Acquisition

Kissmetrics

Spearmint LOVE started off as a baby clothes blog less than five years ago. Founder Shari Lott had already built up a strong online presence with her popular mommy blog of a similar name, SpearmintBaby. See, scrutinizing data and reading every blog post imaginable is nice.

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Blog Over Your Lunch Hour: Iterative Writing Strategies to Save You Time AND Improve Your Writing

Groove

Let’s face it: if writing were easy, there wouldn’t be 136,500 professional copywriters currently employed by businesses of all sizes and in all verticals. Marketing & Lead Gen

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Building a Blog Audience

eCommerceFuel

But perhaps the coolest part of her story is how she launched her store: she leveraged the readership of her popular blog to jump­start the business. In my discussion with her you’ll learn: Why she’s not overly concerned with SEO and keywords when it comes to blogging.

How A Blog Can Boost Your Ecommerce Traffic And Bring You 1.7 Million in Sales

ecomdash

A blog can boost your ecommerce site’s traffic, increase conversion rates, and skyrocket sales. Use this guide to create an ecommerce blogging strategy. The post How A Blog Can Boost Your Ecommerce Traffic And Bring You 1.7 Blog Ecommerce Tips

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7 Conversion Optimization Tips: Convert Blog Visitors into Customers

Bootstrapping Ecommerce

Blog subscribers & visitors don’t always translate into conversions. Use these 7 conversion optimization tips to convert your blog visitors into customers. The post 7 Conversion Optimization Tips: Convert Blog Visitors into Customers appeared first on Bootstrapping Ecommerce. Conversion Optimization

Our 10 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2015 (Chosen By You)

Dynamic Yield

The post Our 10 Most Popular Blog Posts of 2015 (Chosen By You) appeared first on Dynamic Yield. These posts were the most read and shared and we think you’ll find them especially helpful while planning for 2016.

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Bronto Summit Blog Series: The Perfect Time for Personalization

Bronto

The post Bronto Summit Blog Series: The Perfect Time for Personalization appeared first on Bronto Blog. Consumers today have come to expect a certain level of personalization from their favorite brands. Does your customer experience give them what they want? Bronto Summit Events Marketing Strategy Personalization

How to Grow a Blog That Drives 60%+ of Your Revenue

eCommerceFuel

New post from eCommerceFuel : Blogging is hard. I speak with hundreds of store owners every year and few – if any – mention blogging as a meaningful part of their strategy. A couple people chimed in and talked about their experience and their success blogging.

Bronto’s Best Blog Posts of 2017

Bronto

The post Bronto’s Best Blog Posts of 2017 appeared first on Bronto Blog. With everything from industry trends to proven best practices, let us inspire you to optimize and re-energize your marketing strategy for the new year. Browse Recovery Cart Recovery Email Marketing Marketing Strategy Omnichannel

Bronto Summit Blog Series: What’s on the Horizon for 2017?

Bronto

The post Bronto Summit Blog Series: What’s on the Horizon for 2017? appeared first on Bronto Blog. In this final installment, Bronto Summit speakers reveal their predictions for the biggest breakthroughs in commerce marketing this year. Bronto Summit Events Mobile Omnichannel Personalization

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2017 Income Report: How My Blog Performed As A Business

My Wife Quit Her Job

The great news is that despite my lack of focus, my blog income still managed to grow by about 23% this year! Blogging How to Build an Online Store Our Story

2017’s most popular blog posts

Steve Dennis

As is my tradition, here’s my annual recap of my 2017 posts that got the most traffic. Once again my April Fool’s Day one easily grabs the top position. Every single retail store in the US to close permanently by month’s end. Stop blaming Amazon for department store woes. Retail’s single biggest disruptor. Spoiler alert: It’s not e-commerce. Retail’s great deleveraging. Retail’s next punch in the face.

Bronto Summit Blog Series: Bridging the Gap Between Online and Offline

Bronto

The post Bronto Summit Blog Series: Bridging the Gap Between Online and Offline appeared first on Bronto Blog. In this latest post from our Bronto Summit Q&A series, our speakers discuss how to overcome the challenges of offering a unified brand experience. Bronto Summit Events Omnichannel

Building a Blog Audience

eCommerceFuel

But perhaps the coolest part of her story is how she launched her store: she leveraged the readership of her popular blog to jump­start the business. In my discussion with her you’ll learn: Why she’s not overly concerned with SEO and keywords when it comes to blogging.

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Bronto Summit Blog Series: Marketing to Mobile Shoppers

Bronto

The post Bronto Summit Blog Series: Marketing to Mobile Shoppers appeared first on Bronto Blog. As more and more consumers are using mobile devices to shop and buy, we asked Bronto Summit speakers about their success with mobile marketing. Bronto Summit Events Marketing Strategy Mobile

192: How My Blog Performed As A Business In 2017 With Steve Chou

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How I recovered from getting banned from a popular advertising platform How much I made in 2017 The changes I made to improve my blog Other Resources And Books Create A Profitable Online Store Bumblebee Linens Sellers. In last week’s episode, I broke down the numbers for my ecommerce store at BumblebeeLinens.com. So in this episode I’m going to talk about my other 7 figure online business, MyWifeQuitHerJob.com.

Our 10 Most-Read Blog Posts of 2014

Dynamic Yield

The post Our 10 Most-Read Blog Posts of 2014 appeared first on Dynamic Yield. We pulled the annual list of the top 10 posts that mattered most this year. A/B Testing Optimization Web Analytics Data Science Google Analytics landing page optimization Statistical Power Statistical Significance

2017 Mid Year Income Report: How Much I Made Blogging In The Past 6 Months

My Wife Quit Her Job

If you recall, last year I finally hit the million dollar mark with my blog and after hitting that milestone, I decided to switch gears a bit to spend more time on Bumblebee Linens and to start a brand new project instead.

The Content Strategy to Triple Ecommerce Traffic (And Exactly How to Do It)

BigCommerce

For an overall content marketing strategy, you will be creating blog posts, videos, ebooks, setting up PPC campaigns and more to maximize audience reach. More importantly, you want obtain backlinks from powerful blogs and influencers in your niche.

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Email Hygiene: The Solution You Need

Webbula

Blog Articles Helpful Information CloudHygiene email bounce email hygiene email list guideLet’s begin with an example. You have an email list with 2,500 customer contacts on it. From experience we can tell a lot about what that list is going to.

Top Ecommerce Niches of 2018

ecomdash

Blog Ecommerce TipsFinding the right ecommerce niche product is the key to succeeding online. To help you get started, here is our guide to the best ecommerce niches for 2018. Read more. The post Top Ecommerce Niches of 2018 appeared first on ecomdash.

Drip Vs ConvertKit Vs AWeber Vs MailChimp – A Comparison Of Email Providers From A 7 Figure Blogger

My Wife Quit Her Job

But ultimately, I bit the bullet because email generates 90% of the revenue for my blog and my old service wasn’t cutting it. In 2016, MyWifeQuitHerJob.com made over a million dollars and in 2017, my blog will grow another 35% largely on the backbone of email. Blogging Establishing Your Website How to Build an Online Store Our StoryRecently, I switched email marketing providers for the 3rd time in 7 years.

How To Prevent Email Bot Signup Spam And Why You Are Overpaying For Email Marketing

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Blogging How to Build an Online Store Our Story Running Your StoreWhat if I told you that you are currently overpaying your email marketing provider by up to 30%? What if I also told you that hundreds or even thousands of email addresses in your database are spam?

Year in Review: Our Top 10 Blog Posts from 2017

ChannelAdvisor

As we start a new year and gear up for the industry changes to come, check out the blog posts from 2017 that you and your peers loved the most. And to think these ten blogs barely scratch the surface of everything we talked about in 365 days. Did your favorite blog post from the year make the list? Was there something you would have liked to see more of in the blog? 2017 was quite the year.

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Ecomdash Releases New App Store

ecomdash

Blog Ecomdash AnnouncementsWe are excited to announce the ecomdash App Store, a central location for retailers to access top marketplaces, suppliers, dropshippers, and other ancillary integrations. Read more. The post Ecomdash Releases New App Store appeared first on ecomdash.

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Solutions for 5 Common Dropshipping Mistakes

ecomdash

Blog Ecommerce TipsTo help you improve the customer experience, we have put together a list of the five most common dropshipping mistakes, and how to fix them. Read more. The post Solutions for 5 Common Dropshipping Mistakes appeared first on ecomdash.

2017 Year in Review

Klaviyo

Blog Post year-in-reviewWhen we started Klaviyo in 2012, we set out to change the way businesses communicate with consumers. It didn’t seem right that the interactions we, as individuals, had with brands and products we liked were so impersonal — so irrelevant and generic.

How to Align Markdowns with Psychological Pricing and Marketing 

Wiser

In this blog post, we’ll cover six psychological pricing strategies. . Blog Marketing PricingH ave you ever looked around a store and noticed that most prices end in nine? Or wondered how retailers decide if their promotion will be BOGO or 25 percent off? These pricing strategies deal with psychological pricing.

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Capturing Omnichannel Holiday Shoppers – Leverage The Best Customer Shopping Experience

ItemMaster

Blog E-commerce In-Store$1 Trillion. Try and wrap your mind around that. That’s how much was spent by shoppers during the 2016 holiday season. A number expected to increase by 4% to 4.5% during the 2017 holiday season, and over half of that is expected to come from online channels.

Superhero Customer Support

FastSpring

Guest Blog Customer SupportCustomer support workers are the unsung superheroes of the working world today. So what does a support agent need to become a real-life superhero?

5 Winning Tips For Maximizing Multichannel Ecommerce

ecomdash

Blog Ecommerce TipsMultichannel ecommerce can be a great tool for brand building and lucrative growth. Use these 5 tips to maximize your multichannel ecommerce experience. Read more. The post 5 Winning Tips For Maximizing Multichannel Ecommerce appeared first on ecomdash.

Why and how exit popups can help you build your email list

Klaviyo

Blog Post EcommerceExit popups are powerful. Earlier this year, we analyzed the performance of a sample of email popups cumulating 204 million displays. Among our key learnings, exit popups outperformed popups displayed on landing pages by +5%.

Signs You Need Eligibility Verification

SheerID

Blog Posts Marketing eligibility verification marketingFor businesses across the globe, driving loyalty through personalized customer. The post Signs You Need Eligibility Verification appeared first on SheerID.

Testing: Before, During, and After Launching a New Design

Blue Acorn

Blog Design Optimization UX design optimization redesign testing user testingLaunching a new version of an ecommerce website is no easy feat, especially if it’s an entirely new design. It takes time, as well as a great deal of strategy and planning.

Trends Shaping the Customer Service Experience of 2017

SheerID

Blog Posts Marketing customer experience customer service predictions TrendsOver the past year, consumers have demanded an even better. The post Trends Shaping the Customer Service Experience of 2017 appeared first on SheerID.

Shoppers are Aware of Amazon’s Alexa, But is Alexa Aware of Your Brands?

ItemMaster

Blog Ecommerce Technology TrendsIn homes across the country, there are subtle shifts in shopping behavior taking place. Digittimes estimates that in 2017 alone, Amazon expects to ship over 10M Alexa devices, while Google’s Home device is entering the race as a strong contender.