Winna, Winna, Winna!! [You Can Be Too!.. Read On…]

giveaways for bloggersI have some great things for each of you to get today. So, even if you don’t see your name as the winner of the giveaway…

Keep reading!

So, the winner of the $2,500 giveaway is Dawn of Beginning Me Again. Congratulations, Dawn, for winning a blog migration and premium theme setup and makeover and a consultation call from me, a logo package from Dre at The Branded Solopreneur, 5 custom blog posts by Daniela at, a month of WP maintenance from WP Radius, and a year of free hosting by BlueHost.

Wow! You are going to LOVE this! 

Here’s the goodies for everyone else…

1. BlueHost is having a great sale on hosting. Everyone will get the discounted pricing through July 7th of $4.95 per month for the year; $3.95 per month for 2 years and $3.49 per month for 36 months.

2. Udemy is giving the first 50 readers who click and sign up for  “Writing With Flair: How To Become An Exceptional Writer“, with the code SUCCESSFULBLOGGING, the course for FREE! (free ones were given out within 10 minutes)

It is one of their most popular courses. It is usually $299 and was featured on

3. If you sign up for WP Radius with this link – the service I buy each one of my mentoring clients and myself – you will get help with ALL your WordPress tweaks, In addition, I will give you a free 60-minute consultation, worth $125. 

With WP Radius, there are no more WordPress headaches! They are worth every penny and I send them a tweak (fix my pop-up, change a widget in my sidebar, and update a plugin were just this week’s tasks and it’s only Thursday morning!)  Just email me at [email protected] after you sign up, and we’ll schedule your free consultation call.

4. Social Warfare, my favorite social media sharing plug-in (see it above and below this post) is on sale – 33% off the usual price of just $24, through July 5th, 2015.

5. Pick up my friend, Ryan Biddulph’s newest book on Amazon. (I’m in it!) 27 Influential Bloggers You Need To Follow for just $2.99 (or free if you are a Kindle Unlimited person like me!)

Whether you are the big winner, Dawn, or a new hosting owner or one of the free 50 readers for the writing course, congratulations!

A 16 Step System to Writing Amazing Copy That Sells (Without Sounding ‘Pushy’)

how to do copywritingA guest post by my colleague, Ben Murray.

You finally did it.

You started a blog and created your first product. Now it’s time to finally start making sales online.

However, there’s one big issue in the way. You’re going to have to convince people to buy it. Specifically, you’re going to have to write some sales copy that will actually turn visitors into customers.

If you’ve been taking a look around some of your favorite blogs and courses, you’ve probably realized there isn’t a lot of solid information when it comes to writing sales copy that actually converts.

Especially about writing copy that doesn’t make you sound like a used car salesman and all you care about is making money.

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Expert Bloggers Share Why New Bloggers Must Say No To The Alternatives

blogging expertsA guest post by my colleague, Enock Machodi

The internet hosts an environment where most people can easily get lost or, lose track of their initial intentions.

From the deceptive marketing strategies that prompt you to click on promising links to the eye-catching advertisements that pop up on most websites you visit, the online world will most definitely present you with many more options that intend to get you distracted.

Ask John Chow and he will tell you he knows that too.

As a new blogger, you will most likely find yourself in the same situation.

Blogging as a newbie is a tough job.

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