As I weave in an out of projects, constantly throughout the day, I use many different tools and resources. I thought today I’d send you a list of some of my best ones. 🙂
Bookmark, save, print this email – it’ll be a great resource for you to look back on as you move your business forward!
In no particular order, these are my MUST-USE tools and resources!
Carbonite – It just takes one computer crash before you’ll get smarter and invest in a computer backup program. I’ve tried many, Carbonite is the best! KeePass – No cost password organizer. This program sits on your computer (not online waiting to get hacked into). MyeCoverMaker – Upload your product photo and get a […]
There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas … what’s missing is the will to execute them. Seth Godin said that and he was right.
This week’s keyword is: Resistance.
You’ve heard the first step is the hardest and it’s true.
I’m like you in that I have tasks on my to do list that have been haunting me for WEEKS. I feel so dumb each day I don’t do them, yet something stops me. It’s sometimes like walking through sludge to do certain tasks.
The problem continues to be that distractions are at an all time high (and will only get worse). These distractions cause a serious lack of focus.
Lack of focus breeds laziness, hesitation, second guessing and boredom.
When you go to a website looking for a solution to your problem, usually the last thing you want to see is a pop-up box blocking you from the answer you seek.
The pop-up box is usually an opt-in box inviting you to download a free report or subscribe to an ezine. Do you find these annoying?? Most do.
However, you would not believe the results entrepreneurs are getting by placing a pop-up optin box on their website!
Typical Optin Conversion Results
If you add a generic optin box in your header, on your sidebar, below blog posts, in your footer… you should expect a 2.5% optin rate. Meaning, 100 people land on your site and about 2-3 will subscribe to your email list.
Maybe you’re a beginner designer, or you are an author and just came out with an eBook you need a cool cover for. How can you get your design to stand out? I suggest, downloading free fonts – gothic fonts, script fonts, word fonts, handwriting fonts, tattoo fonts – all free for you to download depending on where you go.
I’ve actually researched a bit, where you can go to get free but SAFE fonts. I use www.UrbanFonts.com very often. You can search fonts by category and view the styles without having to go through a ton of hoops. I’ve download lots of fonts from their site without a problem and today I’m going to teach you how.
Is your email Inbox making you stressed? Do you find it’s hard to get anything done because of this out of control monster? Enjoy 5 tips I use to stay on top of email:
Only subscribe to lists that provide absolute value and you really trust the advice given and that is pushing your business or life forward. (Most subscriptions are less than great and add clutter and stress.) I think I’m only subscribed to 3-4 email lists and I am a fan of a lot of websites online.
If you want to stay connected to what someone is doing, follow them on social media. Also, make a list of sites you want to go to once a week and see what’s […]