From the category archives:

Profitable Ideas

Store Coach: Free Training for Online Retailing

      Recently I found Store Coach, an online store site with extensive free training, and I wanted to share what I found with my readers. This site has lots of bells and whistles for anyone interested in building their own e-commerce site.  Here are some of the tools available: A whole bunch of free […]

Read the full article →

How to Get Free Products by Blogging

One of the money making opportunities in having an active blog with traffic is the opportunity to get free stuff in exchange for product reviews.  Many companies are looking for social media buzz and links and are willing to compensate bloggers who can provide it. What to Review:  Getting free products for blogging is going […]

Read the full article →

Local Business – An Opportunity

While we often focus on affiliate programs for larger or online businesses, there is a huge opportunity for creating passive income through services to local businesses.  Local business has a tough time reaching new customers in the old ways because the internet has changed everything in the last 5 years. Put yourself in the place […]

Read the full article →

Gift Card Exchanges: How to Create Your Own Sale Anytime

Smart shoppers in the know look for ways to save on their purchases.  Watching for sales, and using coupons are well known, but what about looking for discounted gift cards?  If you plan to shop at any chain store that issues gift cards, there is an easy way to get an extra discount on your […]

Read the full article →

Crowdsourcing @ FiversWorld

Fivers World is a micro-contracting site for the buying and selling of services that are not worth seeking out a contractor for on a site like oDesk.  The most famous site in the micro-contracting space is fivver, and there are dozens of other similar sites offering gigs from the weird to the practical.   Fivers […]

Read the full article →

Corporate Comedian – A Lesson in Self Promotion

I’ve been studying how to create an effective online resume site to promote a personal service, consulting business or entertainment business.  In that vane, here is a well done site promoting corporate comedian Tom Crowl. To get the most out of this analysis you’ll want to visit Tom’s site here:  http://www.comedyventriloquist.com and follow along. Tom Crowl […]

Read the full article →

Automatic Affiliate Linking Solution

Today we are going to talk about a service that allows bloggers to make money without adding ads into their site or selling links and posts. This service is a “set it and forget it” program so the passive income aspect is very appealing.  In fact, every link in this post is an example of […]

Read the full article →

How to Earn Passive Income? It’s Not So Passive After All

This is a guest post by Sarah Lamb.  Enjoy. In today’s situation every dime counts.  You may be earning well and having a steady job, still all of us are living in unpredictable times. When, what can happen is unknown. Under these circumstances it is better to have passive income. This can help you to tide […]

Read the full article →

Slicethepie.com Review: Great Way for Newbies to Make Their First $10 Online and Beyond

This is a guest post by Impact – a college student and Infobarrel writer  I stumbled on slicethepie.com by accident a couple of weeks ago while researching uncommon ways to make extra money (online and offline). This website really struck me as being a very interesting way to make a little extra money that I […]

Read the full article →

Niche Site Analysis: Rent Edmonton

In our continuing series on effective and ineffective niche site, in the post we look at another real estate related site.  Rent Edmonton is a listing site for apartments and houses for rent in Edmonton and surrounding area.  The site competes with the big free listing sites like Craigslist and Kijiji that cover a broad range of categories, while […]

Read the full article →

Where Can I Find Work Right Now?

Where can I find work right now? I’m broke.   I want to work from home.   I need extra cash!  If you have computer access and skills in any of these job types, than you can be working within a few hours on oDesk as a freelancer. On oDesk, an hour worked is an hour […]

Read the full article →

The Master Niche Site Checklist

If you are planning a niche site to make money online, than here is a checklist of key things to consider. Where appropriate I’ve linked to resources and products that I use myself and have no issue recommending.  Some of these are affiliate links and if you choose to use the resources via these links, […]

Read the full article →

Sold Usage Rights: How to Make More Money on an Article

If you have sold or given away the rights to use an article but retained copyright consider these ways to use an article again to profit directly and indirectly from your content. 1. Post the article on any blog or website you own yourself. You control the content policy so you might as well use […]

Read the full article →

Pay Per Click Advertising Services Evaluated

If you need to market your online business, you will likely be interested in Pay Per Click (PPC) advertising.  PPC is results based because you only pay for the visitors that actually click on your ads and visit your site. In addition to clicks, you will get many no cost impressions on the ad.  These […]

Read the full article →

Can You Make a Living Online? 10 Steps

Many people ask “Can I make a living online?” The answer is… it depends. I know, not what you want to hear, but read on. Making a living online requires a few keys: 1. Making a living online is some combination of running your own business and freelancing. You need to understand some basic business […]

Read the full article →

Marketing Credit Card & Financial Products: The Pros & Cons

Mike, who wrote this guest post, is the creator of CreditCardForum.com. A patriarch of a famous political family, Joseph Kennedy once said “If you want to make money, go where the money is.” Well, if you’re a blogger looking to make money I will tell you where it is… in the banking industry!  If you’re […]

Read the full article →

How to Get Rich Quick (or Not)

We all dream of becoming fabulously wealthy quickly. Here are 5 popular get rich quick programs with nearly guaranteed results. Instructions things you’ll need: A little cash Desire to Make Lots of Money Quickly Play the Lotto Lotto Investment Buy Lotto tickets. You can’t win without a ticket, and the more tickets you have the […]

Read the full article →

How to Coin Roll Hunt in Canada

Coin roll hunting is a form of modern treasure hunt that anyone can do. Coin Roll Hunting is also a hobby that pays rather then costs you money. Coin Roll Hunting is also a great way to regularly increase your savings, find interesting coins to build a collection, and have fun! There is a lot of […]

Read the full article →

How to Profit from Pocket Change

Watching you loose change for coins worth more as collectibles or investments can make you some extra money. Finding valuable coins is also fun – a sort of treasure hunt. Follow these easy steps. Copper Pennies ===Watch your Pennies=== American Pennies from 1959-1981 contain over a penny of copper. Saving these pennies as an investment […]

Read the full article →

How To Turn Travel Writing Into Passive Income

Here is a guest post from Debbie Dragon with some ideas for aspiring travel writers interested in making money with a blog. Do you love to travel? Do you love writing? If you answered yes to both questions, did you know that you could potentially combine the two and make a passive income?  How is […]

Read the full article →