The #1 Directory Theme for WordPress: Vantage

Many of us use a simple theme for our website and then go through the tedious process of finding plugins suitable for our sites to function correctly. If you are operating a directory site or plan to, why not choose the Vantage AppTheme. AppThemes come with a base theme and plugins that enable you to […]

How to Add AdSense to WordPress

In this tutorial, you will learn: How to verify your web site in your AdSense account. How to activate Site Authorization to prevent abuse of your AdSense code by sites that don’t belong to you. How to add automatic placement of AdSense ads for mobile and desktop visitors (called Page-level ads). How to test AdSense […]

How the Word “Leverage” Can Increase Your Blog’s Income

The word “leverage” can mean different things to different people. In its most literal sense, “leverage” means gaining a mechanical advantage or power through the use of a lever. Perhaps a little more interestingly, “leverage” can also mean having the power to influence people, decisions or events (sort of like “holding all the cards”). It’s […]

5 Lesser Known Advantages of Creating Your Own Products

If you are currently running your own blog or doing some freelance work online you might want to consider the prospects of creating a product to supercharge and complement what you are already doing. The types of products you can create can range from information or training material in the form of pdf files or […]

The 3 Ingredients of The Secret Sauce of Successful Blogging

With millions of blog websites already in existence and many more sprouting daily, you might already be aware that there are a relatively small number of incredibly popular and successful blogs out there on virtually any topic you care to think of. When you visit a number of these successful blogs you quickly see a […]

Sherlock Holmes’ Approach To Building a Popular Blog

Blogging is not an exact science, but there’s some science to it, and thankfully these days it’s easy to track your growth and success. If you start at the very beginning, then you can take a detective’s view right from the ground up. Before you even buy your domain name, it pays to do research […]

Monetizing a Site Through AdSense

There is a lot of misconception about Google AdSense; many marketers see it as one of the most rudimentary ways to monetize your site. As such many markets prefer to build affiliate sites, spend an age writing sales driven content, building email lists to try and sell on the back end, but the most important […]

7 Steps to Profiting from Niche Affiliate Adsense Sites with WordPress

I’ve turned into quite a fan of Google Adsense. Here is a way that anyone can make money online without having to sell anything.  And given that selling on the internet is one of the hardest skills to master, the Adsense program provides a way for newcomers to internet marketing to make their first bit […]

Can You Make Money from Affiliate Marketing? If so How?

This is a follow up article for the How do I Start a Blog and Make Money Online series that we have been publishing on this blog to help the newbie’s get started with a blog. Before I start, I would like to make one thing clear: I do not believe in easy money and there […]

Are You Using an Autoresponder and Email Marketing Software?

We get a lot of autoresponder and email marketing software related questions here at Tips and Tricks HQ since the WP eStore plugin has some autoresponder integration options. In this article I have covered the answers to the following basic questions around autoresponders and email marketing software: What is an autoresponder? Should I be using […]