Information and Resources for Solopreneurs

wordpress-selling-services

Selling a service, especially one you’ve got experience with, is usually the fastest way to earn significant income from your WordPress site.

When I started my WordPress Building Blocks website, I wanted to teach non-technical people how to build websites using WordPress.… Read more

make-your-wordpress-site-profitable

Google “What’s the best way to make money with my website” and you’ll get more than 92.4 million results.

That’s partly because there’s no simple, one-size-fits-all answer.

Before you even start on online business, you should have a clear idea of where the money will come from.… Read more

bad-things-happen-to-good-plugins

Plugins have always provided a point of entry for internet bad guys. Recently, the internet security company Sucuri found a plugin vulnerability that’s much more troubling than most.

Instead of the usual scenario, where a hacker will find a weak point in the code, this guy took over a legitimate plugin.… Read more

profitable-business

I’m going to be brutally honest here.

If you already have a website and you’re asking that question, you’re in trouble.

Think about translating that to the real world. Would you lease a business space, spend the money to paint it and decorate it, advertise a grand opening and then, when people started to trickle in, ask “how am I going to make money here?”

And yet, because the cost of entry is so low online, that’s exactly what a lot of solopreneurs do.… Read more

wordpress-speed

How likely are you to stay on a slow-loading website?

If you’re like most of us, the answer is, “not very.” Today’s web surfers expect pages to load quickly. In fact, KISSMetrics says load time should stay under 2 seconds, and that 40% of web surfers will leave a site that takes longer than 3 seconds to load.… Read more

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