Two years after quitting my job: 2013 in review

If you’ve been reading this blog for a few years, you know the journey I’ve gone through: In October 2011 I left a startup job (making $60,000/year) to freelance and build and sell products. 2012 was an amazing year where I built this blog, wrote two books, and doubled my income. So what happened in […]

An update on The Audience Building Challenge

Sometimes things don’t work out as planned. November was one of those months. I started the month by announcing that I was going to try to add 10,000 email subscribers in just 30 days. I was convinced it was possible—and I still am—but I didn’t do it. I’m still trying to figure out why. It […]

How Content Marketing and Marketing Automation Led to a $5,000 Retainer Client

This is a guest post written by my friend, and fellow Boise resident, Trent Dyrsmid. Trent is very good at content marketing and marketing automation (you should see his Infusionsoft funnel, it’s crazy!). He’s got a new book, The Digital Marketing Handbook, coming out on Tuesday. In today’s guest post he talks about how blogging […]