Make money with amazon affiliate niche sites

Amazon niche sites income report October 2014 – I survived penguin

Penguin 3.0 update aftermath Another Penguin update and right before the holiday shopping season too. Merry frickin Christmas! Site G was knocked back, but survived the penguin update fairly well. For my short-tail keyword I’m currently ranked at #8 behind “big authority” sites like marthstewart.com and goodhousekeeping.com. Remember how I stated in my September 2014 income report that there were a bunch of content mill and junk results on page


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Niche sites update – weekly progress report

Hey guys!  I promised you that I would keep you updated on what’s happening on a weekly basis so here’s a quick update for the 1st week of October. What I’ve done: Content: I added 1 new landing page to site B and 1 new landing page to site A.  I also completely overhauled the old pages on sites B & A so they don’t look like crap. Links: I


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I made $1624.34 in 8 weeks with Amazon niche sites with no linkbuilding and no keyword research – progress report 5

If you’ve followed my Amazon niche sites follow-along then you know that every couple of weeks I post a progress report on what I’ve done on my 9 niche sites and how much I’ve earned each month from Amazon.com and other affiliate programs. I am building all 9 sites on expired domains with new and unique content. This progress report is the fifth update and concludes 8 weeks since the


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How to automatically export kindle notes and highlights from books you didn’t buy from Amazon

This is a part of my goal to become more organized and to automate processes in my life to simplify and save time. The Problems Amazon’s restrictions on the kindle only lets you export highlights and notes from books you’ve bought from Amazon.  This leaves notes you’ve taken for any other documents trapped on your kindle.  I like to download blog posts and other documents onto my kindle so I


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Make Money With Niche Sites – Progress Report #4 (Week 4)

Hello and welcome to another episode of Let’s Make Money Online with Niche Sites. Today we’ll conclude the first month of this follow-along. Recap: In the beginning of August I launched 3 new niche sites. The results have been both underwhelming and surprisingly good. New content posted this week There’s not very much to report I’m afraid. I always update and add new content to existing pages rather than create


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Niche Sites Progress Report #3 (Week 2) – We Have Sales and Traffic!

I originally started this post the week of August 11. I’m only posting it now because I went to Macau instead.  See! What’d I tell you guys.  L*A*Z*Y*. Please excuse the delay. These progress reports track the development of some new niche sites I started in the beginning of the month.  These progress reports are really more for me than they are for you. The most surprising thing I’ve learned


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Daily Progress Report #2

I have no idea what I’m doing. These progress reports are a form of self-therapy for me as well as a way for me to keep track of what I’ve done.  As a lazy s*o*b* I work in manic spurts and enjoy very long periods of inactivity in between. This means that I have no idea what I’ve done or how to do what I did every time I pick


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Daily Progress Report #1

New Niche Sites I have several expired domains that have been sitting around in my accounts for over a year.  So far I’ve done nothing with them besides add a blank wordpress install.  All of these domains have regained their PR and receive a trickle of visitors every day.  These are the domains I’m going to use for my new niche site projects. I’ve gone through and installed the default


How I allocate my time online: Tumblring on the beach (70%) / Productive work (10%)

Goals for 2014 – because if I don’t do this now I’ll hate myself later.

I see there’s a couple of you who’ve stumbled here from tumblr. If you’re not from tumblr, hello anyways random blog visitors! This is my personal/work blog and from my posting frequency here vs. on tumblr you guys can probably figure out that I’m a lazy s*o*b. But anyways here’s a short explanation of what’s up with this blog and what’s going on in my life. Work I’m going to


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Mailpoet is the easiest and best solution if you want to host your own autoresponder newsletter.  It’s easy to set up and install as a wordpress plugin and it doesn’t tax your server when paired with third party services like Mandrill. Mailpoet is free for up to 2000 subscribers. Mandrill is free for up to 12000 emails per month.  Additional emails cost cents per thousand compared to cents per email