Side Income Report for March 2014

April 18, 2014
March 2014 Side Income Report

Hi there Side Income Blogging readers!  Time again for another Side Income Report, and this one is for March 2014.  March was a bit of a decrease from February, by $47.77.  Not a huge loss, but remember my stretch goal is to get to $1000.00/month by the end of the year, solely from passive income. […]

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A Small Orange Hosting Update

April 18, 2014
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As you may recall, in January I became fed up with Media Temple and decided to switch hosting companies.   After talking to various friends and getting some feedback on Google+, I decided to move one of my sites to A Small Orange.   My initial experience was a little bumpy, but after a week […]

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Side Income Report February 2014

March 14, 2014
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Hey folks!  Well past time for another Side Income Report and February of 2014 is due.  February was actually a pretty decent month for earnings, with my niche site and blogging  income increasing over January, and my services income decreasing.   This is a trend I would like to continue to see, as I work […]

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5 mistakes I see Facebook page owners making

March 11, 2014
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I’m certainly no expert at creating or managing a Facebook page just yet, but I’m getting there.   My wife and I decided to create a “lifestyle” website about our life in the Blue Ridge Mountains some months ago, and one of our key growth strategies was to use a Facebook page to drive traffic […]

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How to start a blog in less than an hour

February 6, 2014
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Once you’ve decided on what you should blog about and chosen a blog name, the actual steps to start a blog are really pretty simple.  You can literally have your blog up and running in less than a hour.  Blog’s are a great addition to your business, Facebook page, or hobby.  Here’s a complete walkthrough […]

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Side Income Report January 2014

February 5, 2014
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January 2014 was a busy month for me both from a full-time perspective and from a side-income perspective.   As I’ve mentioned before, all of my web based work, including my services business is done part time.   I have a full-time job that I’ve been in for a number of years, which serves as […]

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Good blog names – How to find one

January 30, 2014
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One of the key decisions you’ll make as part of the how to start a blog process is finding a good blog name.  The blog name you choose will stay with your blog for a very long time.  Your blog name, much like the name of a store or company, is what people will remember. […]

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What should I blog about?

January 30, 2014
What should I blog about?

What should I blog about? This should be the first question you ask yourself immediately after you ask the question: how to start a blog.  Finding your niche in the blogging world is critically important to successfully growing a blog and earning an income from it.  Finding a niche that you enjoy writing about and […]

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Side Income Report December 2013 and Year End Summary

January 27, 2014
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My December 2013 and Year End Summary is long overdue, but better late than never!  I’ve been busy switching my hosting company from MediaTemple to a blog hosting company called “A Small Orange”.  You can read about some of my early issues, but things have been very smooth for the past 2 weeks, and service […]

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Blog Hosting – Changing hosting companies

January 17, 2014
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I migrated my hosting from Dreamhost to Media Temple in 2009.  I was frustrated by the downtime and lack of customer service with Dreamhost.   I never regretted that decision and have been happy with Media Temple’s services for almost 4 years.   But the time has come for me to change blog hosting companies […]

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