Archive for October, 2008


Diversification Essential to Succeed Online

Written by Marc on October 24th, 2008 with 1 comment

I know that there is a lot of talk about diversification when it comes to investing in stocks or mutual funds.  But when it comes to business (specifically online business), it seems that this subject is quite often overlooked.

There are many people that will tell you that the way to succeed online is to create a site, optimize it, and market it and the money will come.  Now, I suppose there is a possibility that it could happen that way (take for example Facebook.com as an example), but chances are that it won’t.

Unfortunately, it can sometimes be hit or miss when it comes to the success (and revenue) that a website will generate and that is …

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Testing Markets out with Squidoo

Written by Marc on October 17th, 2008 with no comments

I know that I have talked about Squidoo.com quite a bit on this blog over the past few months.  There is a good reason that I am talking about it, and I would like to share it with you today.

You see, the biggest challenge for most of us who are building websites is that we just don’t know if a certain idea will work or not until we try it.  I suppose that this is something that is true no matter what your business is, but it would be nice to test out a market before we made any investment of capital into it, right?

Well, Squidoo lets you do just that: you can pick …

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