September Income Report


Well right now I am getting the opportunity to test out just how robust my systems really are! Between my day job (busiest time of the year for me), 1.5year old son and my 7 months pregnant wife my plate has never been this full. So I ask you to bear with me over the […]


Risk vs Reward of Using Private Blog Networks – How to Not Let Fear Take Over

Risk vs Reward of PBN's

Private Blog Networks are dead! If you link to your site from a PBN Google will find you and punish you. The SEO sky is falling. In today’s post I am going to share my thoughts on the risk vs reward decision we all need to make using PBN’s. Plus I share how I like […]



Update on Google PBN Deindexation

With over 1,000 sites I am happy to be able to share what I have seen over the last week and what changes I will be making to my processes. This post will be broken down into 4 parts… What Happened? What Others are Saying How Have Sites I Have Built Been Affected? Theories 3 […]

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AWI Stats

August Income Report

Any income is great but like a lot of you I am sure passive income is the dream. This month saw my passive income portfolio have a record month. With strong performance from my case study site and increased earnings from other sites it was a very solid month which was great to see! UPDATE […]

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Should You Build a Niche Site on an Expired Domain – Case Study Results

I firmly believe that SEO tricks, shortcuts and voo-doo can-not be relied on to build a solid online business… But, a healthy dose of creative SEO strategies that produce reliable results are great tools to deploy. This post shows the initial results of a quick test I did building niche site either… on a relevant […]

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How Cheap Outsourcing Can Cost You More

After a couple months of trying to solve a productivity problem in one part of my team I have come to the realization that my “cheap” nature has cost me a lot of money recently! The problem was with my domain finding team. The idea with my team set up is that I was to […]

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SPAM Check Expired Domains

Watch Hayden Miyamoto Find 1 Clean Expired Domain Per Minute

As I have mentioned several times (about 4 different posts) on this site a person I have learned a lot from is Hayden Miyamoto from (formerly Today I have a unique  opportunity to feature a guest post from him on how him and his team go about SPAM checking expired domains. After finding and […]

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6 Services Business

July Business and Income Report – $15k/month

Things are continuing to move in the right direction and I am happy to report on both some of the wins from last month and some of the challenges I have faced. Why don’t I track Gross Income? I had a question from a few people why I don’t track Gross Income…the reason is that […]

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optimize or grow

Optimize or Grow – How To Decide?

Something I have been thinking about lately is how to find the right balance between optimizing or growing my business. For example when I was first starting out I had a website with no traffic but read that green buttons would increase conversion rates so I spent an entire weekend changing all the buttons…stupid waste […]

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The 5 Minute Check You Can Do Now Which Would Have Saved Me $1,800 per Month

You know that feeling when you really screw up? The one where you get that feeling in your gut and taste in your mouth…like when you bump into a parked car with your parents new car or drop your friends new phone in the lake. No one got really hurt but you know you screwed […]

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