Online Business

Chatbot for Your Business: Chatfuel, Many Chat, and Gupshup Compared

  • Online Business
  • September 05, 2017
  • By Timothy Shim
Thanks to prominent names such as SIRI and Cortana, many of us have become familiar with how it feels like to interact with machines. 2016 saw the rise of the Chatbot to much greater prominence. Chatb…

Can You Be Held Liable If Your Website Gets Hacked?

  • Online Business
  • July 03, 2017
  • By Guest Poster
Crime against businesses, services and retailers doesn’t usually involve physical businesses as much as it used to. Instead, what we find is a rise in cybercrime from both “freelancers” and hacking sy…

How to Use Pricing Tiers to Charge More for Your Online Course

  • Online Business
  • June 09, 2017
  • By Guest Poster
With the growth of the Internet, many business opportunities have arisen for individuals who want to use their knowledge, talents and skills to make money. One of the best ways to make money online is…

Case Study: How Mike Moloney Bootstrapped FilterGrade

  • Online Business
  • March 16, 2017
  • By Agota Bialobzeskyte
FilterGrade (site: https://filtergrade.com/) is a marketplace where photographers, designers, and other creative entrepreneurs buy and sell their digital products. Looking at it, you’d never guess tha…

How Does SnapChat Make Money?

  • Online Business
  • May 11, 2017
  • By Christopher Jan Benitez
At first look, the idea of messages that self-destruct after a specific period sounds terrible. That’s exactly what Evan Spiegel’s classmates thought when he pitched the idea behind SnapChat in 2011. …

Why Creating a Returns Process is Critical for your Shopify Store

  • Online Business
  • March 01, 2017
  • By Guest Poster
Have you taken the time to set up a returns process for your Shopify store? If you haven’t yet, it’s past time you did! This article will walk you through why you need a returns process and give you a…

Why (and How) to Trademark Your Business Name: My Personal Story + Useful Tips from Lawyers

  • Online Business
  • August 23, 2017
  • By Lori Soard
First, a personal story… In 1996, I quit my day job and decided to stay home and start writing full time. I also learned to design websites and started editing and managing other people’s …

The Inside Scoop on Membership Sites

  • Online Business
  • December 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
There are many different ways to monetize a blog, but have you considered creating a membership-based option? Membership based sites can take many different forms. They can be completely membership ba…

How to Monetize Your Site by Creating Your First Online Workshop

  • Online Business
  • December 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
You likely started your blog because you have some inside knowledge that you wanted to share with other people. Blog posts are a great place to start sharing bits and pieces of that knowledge, but eve…

Are You Charging Enough for Your Products and Services?

  • Online Business
  • December 10, 2016
  • By Lori Soard
You’ve finally decided to take that big plunge and work for yourself. However, when first starting out, people have a real tendency to undersell what they are actually worth, especially if you r…