Case Study: How ShoeMoney Built a Million Dollar Internet Empire From Lincoln, Nebraska

ShoeMoney gives you ‘skills to pay the bills.’ According to AdAge, ShoeMoney is now the 5th highest trafficked web marketing site. Since its launch in 2004, it has grown into a multi-million dollar business. 35,000 daily readers, named Best Affiliate Marketing Blog and ranked in Technorati’s top 50 blogs for three years running. It topped $1million in 2009 and will better this in 2010 thanks to the phenomenally successful Shoe Money System And remember, this digital empire is based in Lincoln, Nebraska, not from Silicon Valley or New York.

jeremy-shoemoney-press-photo-bwShoeMoney gives you ‘skills to pay the bills.’ According to AdAge, ShoeMoney is now the 5th highest trafficked web marketing site. Since its launch in 2004, it has grown into a multi-million dollar business. 35,000 daily readers, named Best Affiliate Marketing Blog and ranked in Technorati’s top 50 blogs for three years running. It topped $1million in 2009 and will better this in 2010 thanks to the phenomenally successful Shoe Money System And remember, this digital empire is based in Lincoln, Nebraska, not from Silicon Valley or New York.

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When Trolls have their own Virtual Currency

‘I recently described the auction website eBay as an example of the new governance structures that have emerged with the world wide web. But I knew I was stretching the argument: online game environments such as World of Warcraft are better fits for that kind of mental exercise. Although eBay has its own sovereign communication system (Skype) and currency (PayPal), the game worlds have an additional element that makes them far more powerful: community. They have people who gather and form new social orders.’

The Guardian newspaper has this article on the role between online gaming and virtual currencies. Continue reading “When Trolls have their own Virtual Currency”

EBay to Fast Track 150,000 Top-Rated Sellers, 20% discount on fees

Scott Morrison reports in the WSJ.com that EBay unveiled a series of changes to its core marketplaces business, which should help large vendors sell new goods in greater volumes.

Scott Morrison reports in the WSJ.com that EBay unveiled a series of changes to its core marketplaces business, which should help large vendors sell new goods in greater volumes.
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Mobank, new epayments mobile banking service

Mobank, new epayments mobile banking service

ePaynews reports that a new mobile banking service, MoBank, is set to launch on 6 July 2009, which uses txttrans’ innovative transaction fee services platform. Continue reading “Mobank, new epayments mobile banking service”

How to create eBay Buy it Now buttons

How to create eBay Buy it Now buttons

You can use the Buy It Now price for an item if you want your buyers to pay you immediately using PayPal. In other words, instead of making it an auction, you can sell your product on eBay for  a fixed price. Here’s how it works. Continue reading “How to create eBay Buy it Now buttons”

How To Create a Strong Password & Protect Your PayPal Account

Yesterday we looked at different ways to protect your PayPal account. We looked at how to setup a strong password and how to test its strength.
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There are a few other things I wanted to add to the last article so I’m adding them here. If you’re going to open a PayPal account or use eBay to buy and sell, then I think you should read this. There is no point making a successful online business if others can highjack your account.
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Flickr Tools – Use Wordle to create Tag Clouds of your Blog, Website, Text or Document

Flickr Tools – Use Wordle to create Tag Clouds of your Blog, Website, Text or Document

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Can I use Wordles for...
Yes.
The images you create with Wordle are yours to use in any way you choose.
You may print T-Shirts, business cards, brochures, what have you.
On the other hand, when you place an image in the gallery, anyone else
can use it too! So if you want to keep it to yourself, print it out without saving it. Continue reading “Flickr Tools – Use Wordle to create Tag Clouds of your Blog, Website, Text or Document”

How To Create a Strong Password & Protect Your PayPal Account Part 1 | Online Business Tip

Creating a strong password helps in protecting your account information and, if you run an online business, access to your financial data. For example, if you decide to open a PayPal account and want to buy and sell stuff online, then you need to think carefully about the type of password you’ll need to use. So, here are some tips and guidelines on setting up a super strong password. We’ll also show you how to test the strength of your password.

Creating a strong password helps in protecting your account information and, if you run an online business, access to your financial data. For example, if you decide to open a PayPal account and want to buy and sell stuff online, then you need to think carefully about the type of password you’ll need to use. So, here are some tips and guidelines on setting up a super strong password. We’ll also show you how to test the strength of your password. Continue reading “How To Create a Strong Password & Protect Your PayPal Account Part 1 | Online Business Tip”