"Heat maps are a great way to see where visitors are clicking. You can focus your attention on making those aspects of your website more user friendly. Have you seen any trends on your site using CrazyEgg?"
"I have Disqus on one site and Livefyre on another and still get spam, but only a little. If you notice problems from the same few IP addresses, you can block them individually or from a list of known spammers (there are trusted sites that…"
I started using Squidoo a few months ago, building 2 lenses (one around my side business involving laser engraving and one just to play with about the bag pipes). I haven't seen much traffic from it to my site.
In SEO terms,…"
This group is specifically geared to be a resource for those who own, manage and/or want to get started with their own website. Whether it's a blog, an e-commerce store, a company site, or some sort of hybrid you will find help here.See More
you may be well on your way by now but I wanted to throw out one idea that I've seen people use to manage the cost of start up equipment... contact the shops that have a laser and ask if you can rent time on the machine after hours…"
"Recently, I saw some laser-etched wooden wine bottles. (promotional items for local winery). Any way that you could combine your wood-turning with laser etching?
You have to find something that no-one else has or can do. What can…"
"Carl - Laser etching is very flexible and can etch and cut wood, plastic, acrylic, Corian, paper, etc, and mark/lightly engrave marble, anodized aluminum, other metals (with a chemical). I agree with your idea of the short runs and that is…"
"Kevin - I have a passion for creating, building, and generally, making stuff. I was planning building a business out of a hobby, woodturning, but soon realized that I would basically be working for a small hourly wage making products. I…"
Welcome to 48days.net Alan. I hope you enjoy this site as much as I do. Good luck on your goals. Check us out on the Personal Safety Group page when you can. Great info there on personal safety and emergency preparedness. Take care and God Bless.
I try to take time each week to welcome new members to 48Days.Net. So, let me say "welcome" to you! I know you will find this to be a great site filled with people who are experiencing true success in both life and work.
One thing I noticed on your profile is that you hope to won at least one of your own businesses, and hopefully several more. That would be awesome!
Also, I'd like to point out that one of the best places to connect with other liked-minded people here is in the GROUPS section. There are groups for just about every interest you can think of, and if you can't find a group that interests you, you can start one. Groups are my favorite part of 48Days.Net!
Finally, if you happen to be a speaker or author (or want to become either), check out these two groups. They are two of the most popular groups on the site because of all the great conversation taking place:
Alan- Welcome to 48 Days! I think you will find this community full of wise and helpful people. I hope you find this community full of inspiration, knowledge and information that will help you reach your goals. If I can help you in any way, please feel free to contact me at any time. I’d love to help. I’d like to invite you to view and comment on my blog if you could. It’s about personal finance. It’s new and I would greatly appreciate any feedback or have some followers. Again, if I can help you out in any way, please don’t hesitate to contact me! Welcome to 48 Days! Tyson Blog: http://www.balancelifeandmoney.com