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How I Became a Full-Time Freelancer at Age 14

How I became a full-time freelancer at age 14 (+ how to start your own thing doing what you love!)

I remember at age 14 thinking, “I want a job.” But of course, that wasn’t quite true. Really, I wanted some disposable income. 😉 My parents had given me an allowance since I was about eight, but just between you and me, I wasn’t exactly rolling in it. (…to be exact, I received a whopping […]

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How to Grow Your Email List FASTER with a Free Email Course

how to grow your email list with a free email course

Why a Free Email Course is So Amazing for List Growth! Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past five years, I expect you’re aware that a) having an email list is *invaluable* for the success of your business, and b) the best way to grow your list is to offer an incentive — […]

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12 Highest Paying Work-from-Home Jobs

12 Highest Paying Work-from-Home Jobs | Gillian Perkins Online Business Blog

If you’ve ever googled “How to make money from home” or “How to make money online,” you’ve almost certainly been met with a slew of ideas mostly centered around doing tiny, pointless tasks such as Swagbucks, taking surveys, or testing websites. However, not only are these “jobs” mind-numbingly boring, they also only pay pennies. Seriously, […]

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Social Media Marketing Strategy: How to Grow Your Business with Social Media

Social Media Marketing Strategy: How to Grow Your Business with Social Media

With social media at an ever-climbing height of popularity, most businesses have jumped on the bandwagon. After all, what’s not to love about free marketing? Social Media Marketing Strategy It’s true: social media can be an incredibly effective way to grow your business! However, that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to lose. Specifically, unless you have […]

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The Top 10 Online Marketing Blogs of 2017 for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

The Top 10 Online Marketing Blogs of 2017 for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

Each week, hundreds of blogs discuss online marketing from many different angles. Some marketing blogs have a very scientific perspective, sharing their research based findings of how to grow audiences and expand customer bases; others take a “news” angle, reporting the “state of online marketing” each day; and finally, many write about proven strategies and […]

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The Six Fastest Ways to Grow Your Blog in 2017

Six fastest ways to grow your blog | Gillian Perkins | Online Business Strategy

How to Grow Your Blog What does it even mean to “grow your blog”? Basically, it’s all about attracting and retaining your “who” — your reader. Creating growth starts with informing your target market that you even exist. Because if they don’t know you exist, then how could they be interested in your content or […]

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Case Study: How I Landed My FIRST Four Clients within Three Weeks of Starting a New Business

How I landed my first four clients | Gillian Perkins

Just three weeks ago, I started a new business, Aptus Creative Marketing. I’ve been designing websites for friends and family off and on for about eight years now, but it was only recently that I realized how much I enjoyed the process and how needed websites currently are. With so many new businesses springing up (THANK […]

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How I Built My Business By Building My Community

How I Built My Business by Building My Community

Out of all the things that make up a good brand, how it relates to the people who love it is probably the most important goal to reach. If you can create a brand that resonates in the right way, to the right people, then you my friend, have struck gold. Sure – we could […]

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