Late Night Internet Marketing with Mark Mason -- Affiliate Marketing Tips, Online Business Advice, Email Marketing and SEO

Late Night Internet Marketing with Mark Mason -- Affiliate Marketing Tips, Online Business Advice, Email Marketing and SEO

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Want to know the impact of Google’s use of rich snippets on your search traffic? How about an old-school technique that you can use to improve your search ranking. We talk about that, the magic of Voxer and more right here on the Late Night Internet …


Internet Business Accountability Tips
Oct 10 • 36 min
Having trouble having trouble holding yourself accountable to your own goals and dreams. Looking for a way to get leverage over yourself so you can achieve all the things you planned? On this episode, I talk about my accountability journ…
Gideon Shalwick On The Impact Of Why And Maxwell’s Equations
Oct 3 • 24 min
Gideon Shalwick talks about why he does what he does and his courageous journey to figure it all out.
Immediately Increase Video Engagement With Gideon Shalwick from Spasheo.com
Sep 26 • 32 min
I interview Gideon Shalwick from Splasheo.com who reveals the his strategy for increase video viewer engagement.
Internet Business Mindset Takeaways From Free The Dream 2019
Sep 19 • 31 min
I share several of the business mindset takeaways that attendees identified after attending Cliff Ravenscraft’s Free The Dream conference in Franklin, Tennessee.
Email Deliverability - How To Protect Your List
Sep 13 • 26 min
10 Tips To Improve Your Email Deliverability
Get more email subscribers with exit intent popups
Sep 5 • 34 min
The amazing power of exit intent popups and how to use them.
Get More Traffic With Browser Push Notifications
Aug 29 • 29 min
All about the power of browser push notifications and how to use them.
Google Search Traffic Trends And Tips
Aug 22 • 36 min
Helping online business owners start and grow their internet business using affiliate marketing, copywriting, search engine optimization, business tools, mindset hacks and other techniques. Focused on Internet and Online Businesses..
17 Time Management Hacks For Side Hustlers
Aug 15 • 40 min
17 time management hacks for side hustlers trying to get things done.
Side Hustle Tips - Success Secrets for Part-Time Entrepreneurs
Aug 8 • 38 min
Side Hustle Secrets - I reveal my top success tips for Part-Time Entrepreneurs.
FlynnCon Review - Press Start On Your Internet Business
Aug 1 • 31 min
FlynnCon Review — major takeaways about internet business, life and the conference itself.
Blogging Secrets With Leslie Samuel
Jul 25 • 31 min
Leslie Samuel tells his story, reveals his blogging secrets, and offers blogging tips.
Profitable Virtual Real Estate On The Internet
Jul 18 • 31 min
Building. Profitable Virtual Real Estate On The Internet
Overcoming Fear In Business With Cliff Ravenscraft
Jul 11 • 36 min
I hear so many storied from entrepreneurs that know exactly what they want to do, but they never seem to get started. In many cases, the reason for their procrastination is fear. In this episode, Cliff Ravenscraft explains how to …
Arnold Schwarzenegger On Success In Internet Business
Jul 4 • 21 min
What Arnold Schwarzenegger has to say about success in Internet Business
Pat Flynn On Fear, Motivation and the Opportunity To Serve
Jun 27 • 35 min
Pat Flynn is back to talk about his fears, how he is able to overcome them, bold action, and why he takes risk.
10 Tips For Creating Amazing Headlines That Convert
Jun 20 • 30 min
10 killer tips that will have you writing headlines like a pro in no time.
Keys To Copywriting With Rusty Ryal
Jun 13 • 45 min
Rusty Ryal reveals the three most important things you need to know as a new copywriter.
10 Simple Copywriting Tips
Jun 6 • 43 min
These 10 simple copywriting tips will have you writing better sales copy by the time you finish this podcast.
Why Internet Businesses Fail
Apr 25 • 26 min
Why Internet Businesses Fail and Real World Lead Magnets.
Why Amazon FBA Wholesale Might Not Be For You
Apr 18 • 35 min
Why Amazon FBA Wholesale May Not Be For You.
How To Get Everything You Want In Life
Apr 11 • 22 min
You can get everything you want in life if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Key Tips For Creating Content Consistently
Apr 7 • 27 min
Consistent content creation tips.
Lead Magnet Software: Click Funnels vs. Convertkit vs. Leadpages
Mar 28 • 35 min
Understanding Lead Magnet Software like Click Funnels vs. Convertkit vs. Leadpages and when to use them.
Better Lead Magnets For Email Marketing - Build Your List
Mar 21 • 32 min
All About Lead Magnets, Landing Pages and Email Marketing.
Is Affiliate Marketing Dead?
Mar 15 • 26 min
Is Neil Patel right? Is affiliate marketing dead? I discuss this and more in this episode of the podcast. I also give you a tool you can use to help you come up with those pesky blog topics ideas. All this and more on the Lat…
Three Keys To Achieving Your 2019 Goals [LNIM159]
Jan 1 • 27 min
In this episode, I discuss the three keys to achieving your goals in 2019.
Gratitude In Business - Why You Should Be Grateful [LNIM158]
Nov 22, 2018 • 32 min
Do you practice Gratefulness in your business? In this episode I discuss why you should take the time to identify the things in your business for which you are grateful and offer some tips on how to get that done. We also talk about Amazon Wholesale FBA…
Google Medic Update - What To Do Now [LNIM157]
Oct 11, 2018 • 30 min
What do we know now about the Google Medic update and what should we do about it?
Finding Amazon Wholesale Suppliers Explained [LNIM156]
Oct 4, 2018 • 31 min
How to find Amazon FBA Wholesale suppliers for your business.
Amazon FBA Wholesale Explained [LNIM155]
Sep 27, 2018 • 43 min
How Amazon FBA Wholesale business works — the inside scoop.
Amazon Business Models and the Importance Of Self Talk Language. [LNIM154]
Sep 20, 2018 • 37 min
We discuss the three primary Amazon business models and the important of the language you use in business.
Free The Dream And The Power Of Affirmations [LNIM153]
Sep 13, 2018 • 29 min
Update from the Free The Dream Conference in Franklin, TN
LifeScore: Are You Winning The Game Of Life? [LNIM152]
Dec 7, 2017 • 26 min
What is your LifeScore? Are you winning at the game of life? The term “LifeScore” refers to a trademarked tool from Michael Hyatt — but it is so well named that its meaning is immediately clear. The name itself asks a simple question: Are you winning at…
Affiliate Success Marketing Story With Helpful Pharmacist Brady Cole [LNIM151]
Nov 22, 2017 • 47 min
I love a good Affiliate Marketing Success Story as much as the next guy (or gal). But this story is a little different. Blogger and affiliate marketer Brady Cole is on the show this week to tell how he was able to parlay his pharmacy blog into an…
Autoresponder Tips: Email Marketing Fundamentals (Part 3) [LNIM150]
Nov 15, 2017 • 27 min
This is the third episode in a three-part series on autoresponder strategy– Autoresponder Tips. In this episode, I offer more than a dozen tips that you can use today to super-charge your email marketing. As we’ve discussed over the last several episodes,…
Autoresponder Strategy: Email Marketing Fundamentals (Part 2) [LNIM149]
Oct 19, 2017 • 32 min
This is the second episode in a three part series on autoresponder strategy. As we’ve discussed, how you take advantage of email marketing can make or break your online business. Do you have a game plan for how to manage your email subscribers and the…
Autoresponder Strategy: Email Marketing Fundamentals (Part 1) [LNIM148]
Jul 26, 2017 • 30 min
Autoresponder strategy can make or break your online business. Do you have a game plan for how to manage your email subscribers and the content that you will provide them over the coming months and years? How will you manage lead magnets? In the next…
Choosing A SEO Keyword Tool: A Tale Of Two Approaches To Analyzing Keyword Data [LNIM147]
Jul 9, 2017 • 28 min
Wondering what SEO Keyword Tool to choose and use? In this episode, I break down my old-school recommendations from the past version my new, current recommendation, which is AHrefs. Wondering why the show is a couple of days late? I was on vacation. Sorry…
Dealing With Entrepreneurial Depression: Four Tips For Dealing With The The Problem No One Is Talking About [LNIM146]
Jun 29, 2017 • 29 min
Entrepreneurial Depression is a real thing. Does it impact you? In this article, I give some examples of what the roller coaster looks like in my business and how it can make you feel. I also talk about four steps you can take to combat “Entrepreneurial…
More Common Drop Shipping Questions: Additional FAQs About eCommerce with AliExpress, Oberlo and Shopify [LNIM145]
Jun 22, 2017 • 41 min
In this episode, I continue to answer some more common Drop Shipping Questions about using AliExpress, Shopify and Oberlo. This all started with episode 143, where I described the drop shipping business model. Last week, I answered a lot of common drop…
Common Drop Shipping Questions: Frequently Asked Questions About eCommerce with AliExpress, Oberlo and Shopify[LNIM144]
Jun 16, 2017 • 44 min
In this episode, I answer common Drop Shipping Questions about using AliExpress, Shopify and Oberlo. Common Drop Shipping Questions Show Notes What to learn all about how to drop ship with Shopify and AliExpress? Check out this amazing free webinar from…
Drop Shipping Basics: Starting Your Own Drop Shipping-Based eCommerce Business [LNIM143]
Jun 8, 2017 • 46 min
In this episode, I explain Drop Shipping Basics using AliExpress, Shopify and Oberlo. As you recall, I have been working on a drop shipping eCommerce business for a few month now, and have had some success. Because of that work, I have been getting lots…
Conversion Tips and Tactics : Three Simple Ways To Increase Conversions and Sell More [LNIM142]
Jun 1, 2017 • 29 min
These three simple conversion tips and tactics can make the difference between profitability and failure. Use them and sell more. Ignore them, and you may find that you can’t pay the bills. On this week’s podcast, I talk about my commerce project on…
Day Job Secrets: Should You Tell Your Boss About Your Side Gig? [LNIM141]
May 25, 2017 • 34 min
Day Job Secrets can be hard to keep. This week we take a look at some issues listener Phil has been facing at his day job. Phil’s side gig is closely related to his day job and involves a troll. That makes the discussion pretty interesting. We have some…
How To Get Started Online: What To Do When You Are Just Starting Out [LNIM140]
May 18, 2017 • 29 min
This week we tackle a question that I get all of the time — How To Get Started Online. Let’s face it, getting a business up and running can be overwhelming when you are first getting started. What new people need is the big picture that explains how to…
Blog Content Ideas: How To Write A Post Even When You Are Stuck [LNIM139]
May 11, 2017 • 30 min
When you run out of blog content ideas, you can feel desperate and alone. Well, perhaps that’s a slightly dramatic characterization, but you get the idea. Running out of ideas stinks. In this episode, I talk about how you will never have to worry about…
Online Business: How To Finish Projects (Even When You Are Stuck) [LNIM138]
May 4, 2017 • 38 min
In this episode we talk about how to finish projects, even if you are stuck. We often start projects with gusto, only to get lost in the messy middle and fizzle out. I offer there ways to deal with this situation in this episode. We also talk about How to…
Online Business Accounting Tips For New Entrepreneurs [LNIM137]
Apr 27, 2017 • 29 min
In this episode, I offer a few simple online business accounting tips that will help you decide how important it is to register your own corporation, open a business bank account and buy business accounting software like Quickbooks or Freshbooks. These…
Procrastination Tips: Overcoming Fear and Uncertainty [LNIM136]
Apr 20, 2017 • 34 min
This week, I offer sever procrastination tips for those of us that suffer from procrastination due to fear and uncertainty. You might not even realize it, but often times, procrastination can come not knowing what to do (uncertainty) or being afraid of…
Shopify SEO Tips — Search Optimization for eCommerce [LNIM135]
Apr 13, 2017 • 32 min
I often get requests for Shopify SEO Tips — people who are trying to do search engine optimization for eCommerce. The truth of the matter is that most eCommerce sites don’t pay much attention to SEO, so with a little work you can often crush the…
Understanding Facebook Ad Manager: Ad Campaigns [LNIM134]
Apr 6, 2017 • 38 min
Understanding Facebook Ad Manager can seem really intimidating when you first open the application. After all, there are all these different tabs that are not well explained, and lots of terms being used with which you may not be familiar. In this…
What Is A Facebook Pixel [LNIM133]
Mar 30, 2017 • 30 min
The other day, someone asked me to explain the Facebook pixel. Now I’m no Facebook advertising expert, but I’ll never forget the first time I noticed that brands were “following me” from their websites back to Facebook. To be honest, it was a little…
Why I Invest In Social Media Marketing World [LNIM132]
Mar 23, 2017 • 30 min
Why attend conferences? That’s a pretty darn good question. Someone asked me recently why I choose to invest in conferences like Social Media Marketing World each year. After all, the actual cost of attending a conference is not small when you consider…
UTM Parameters and Google Analytics: Understand Where Your Traffic Is Coming From [LNIM131]
Mar 16, 2017 • 34 min
Ever wondered about UTM Parameters and Google Analytics? Urchin Tracking Module Parameters are essentially special “tags” that you can add to links so that you can track the traffic generated by those links in Google Analytics. Admittedly, these links can…
Amazon Affiliate Commission Changes: How Will They Impact Your Business? [LNIM130]
Mar 9, 2017 • 30 min
Really big Amazon affiliate commission changes a few weeks ago may have a dramatic impact on your paychecks coming from the big online retailer. Learn all about what changed, why I think Amazon is making the change, and what you can to if you are…
The Best Copywriting Formula: Using the PASTOR Method to Make More Sales [LNIM129]
Mar 2, 2017 • 48 min
When things are hard, it’s natural to look for a formula. When it comes to copywriting, the best copywriting formula is Ray Edward’s PASTOR Method. This is the formula that Ray Teaches in his famous Copywriting Academy course, and is an excellent…
11 Essential Copywriting Tips You Can Use Today To Improve Your Business [LNIM128]
Feb 23, 2017 • 46 min
These 11 Essential Copywriting Tips will help you do whatever it is that you are trying to do. That’s a bold claim. As it turns out, copywriting is one of the very few things in life that you can use to improve almost anything that you are doing. In this…
Email Marketing Tips with Terry Dean from MyMarketingCoach.com [LNIM127]
Feb 16, 2017 • 53 min
Need actionable email marketing tips that you can put to work in your business starting today? This week we welcome Terry Dean to the podcast. Terry has been making a living online for over two decades (wow), and is an email marketing expert. Terry offers…
Call To Action Tips: Six Critical Principles For Optimizing Conversions
Feb 9, 2017 • 32 min
Call To Action Tips are at the top of the agenda this week. Last week I spent time talking about Cliff Ravenscraft’s thoughts on Call to Action fatigue. He responds to my commentary in this episode. After hearing what Cliff has to say, I flip the script…
Google Voice Search Optimization – Content For The Next Search Wave [LNIM125]
Feb 2, 2017 • 31 min
Google voice search optimization is becoming more important as the frequency of voice search increases. Hands-free mobile search use is on the rise. Given that, understanding how to optimize content to take advantage of the increased use of voice in…
Oversleeping And Canonical URLs in WordPress with HTTPS [LNIM124]
Jan 26, 2017 • 33 min
This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, we explore how Canonical URLs in WordPress interact with HTTPS. I know, that sounds a little dry, but trust me — you’re going to love it. Listener Gil has a question about what happened to his…
Search Engine Results Page Optimization: Converting Rankings Into Clicks [LNIM123]
Jan 19, 2017 • 35 min
Search Engine Optimization is not just about rankings. Once you get rankings, you must optimize the conversion of those rankings to clicks (and ultimately, to reader action). We call this Search Engine Results Page Optimization. In this episode, we talk…
Ray Edwards On Achieving Goals And Breakthrough Growth [LNIM122]
Jan 12, 2017 • 42 min
Do you have a magical breakthrough goal strategy? I thought not. More likely, you often feel like you are in a loop (kind of like the movie Groundhog Day). Each December you get excited about the coming year and set some wonderful goals to be accomplished…
WordPress Website Hacked: Prevention and Cure [LNIM121]
Jan 5, 2017 • 29 min
Ever had your WordPress website hacked? Want to keep it from happening again? This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, I talk all about my holiday excitement which involved 17 (count ‘em, 17) hacked WordPress websites. I also discuss the…
MailChimp Terms Of Service For Affiliate Marketers [LNIM120]
Dec 29, 2016 • 26 min
Are you using MailChimp for your affiliate marketing? That might not be OK. This week I talk about some issues with the MailChimp affiliate marketing terms of service described in MailChimp’s knowledge base that seem to be hostile to affiliate marketers.…
How To Calculate Your Affiliate Site Earning Potential [LNIM119]
Dec 22, 2016 • 30 min
How much money can you REALLY make with affiliate marketing? How can you calculate an affiliate site earning potential? This is an important question when you are deciding to build your first site and can help you understand how much to invest. In this…
Easy SEO Strategy For More Traffic From Existing Content Keywords [LNIM118]
Dec 15, 2016 • 31 min
Easy SEO Tips and Strategies for getting organic keywords are sort of like “fast weight-loss” programs: they are everywhere, but most of them don’t work. This week is different. This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, I offer you a simple,…
How To Overcome Procrastination – A Five-Step Process That Works [LNIM117]
Dec 8, 2016 • 35 min
Learning how to overcome procrastination is a critical skill for anyone who needs to get things done (and isn’t that essentially everyone?). This is especially true for online marketers because procrastination is one of the most debilitating conditions…
Facebook Live Ads On TV [LNIM116]
Dec 1, 2016 • 27 min
This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, we get caught up on a bunch of things that have been on my list of nifty things to cover (or are currently on my mind). It’s almost the end of 2016, so of course we mention Michael Hyatt’s…
Setting 2017 Goals – Envision The Outcome [LNIM115]
Nov 24, 2016 • 29 min
It’s hard to believe, but it’s Thanksgiving Day in the United States (again) and time to start setting 2017 goals. It’s seems like we were just here in this situation, but that was a year ago. This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, week…
Switching To HTTPS: SEO Implications And How To [LNIM114]
Nov 17, 2016 • 33 min
Switching to https can seem like an alphabet soup of acronyms and tech gibberish. This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, I talk about moving LateNightIM.com from the insecure http protocol to the secure https protocol that takes advantage…
Cliff’s Crafty ConvertKit Conversion [LNIM113]
Nov 10, 2016 • 55 min
ConvertKit conversion is happening all around us. No doubt that is because ConvertKit is simply the best email marketing platform for bloggers. So many of my friends are having so much success with this plugin, and much has been written about how awesome…
Affiliate Website Hosting: Hosting Your Site The Easy Way [LNIM112]
Nov 3, 2016 • 39 min
Technical issues like affiliate website hosting can often seem scary. They certainly don’t have to be. In this episode, I explain the different kinds of hosting you might choose to use for your affiliate site. If you are just starting out, I recommend you…
Content Workflow Software: Tools I Use To Create Content [LNIM111]
Oct 27, 2016 • 28 min
Content workflows and the associated content workflow software can make the difference between success and failure when you are working on you own business. With so much to do, it’s important to have a streamlined content creation process that keeps…
Defeating Imposter Syndrome – How To Become An Expert [LNIM110]
Oct 20, 2016 • 26 min
Do you struggle with “Imposter Syndrome?” Are you wondering how to become an expert? Or do you think becoming an expert in your niche is essentially impossible? This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, we work through what it means to be an…
14 Critical SEO Tips For Bloggers in 2016 [LNIM109]
Oct 13, 2016 • 49 min
This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, we outline 14 critical SEO Tips for bloggers that are relevant for 2016 (and probably 2017 based on current predictions). Of course, SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization, so what we are really…
Choosing A Domain Name for the Late Night Niche Site [LNIM108]
Oct 6, 2016 • 40 min
This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, we focus on choosing a domain name for the Late Night Night Niche Site. How to choose a domain name is a question that I get a lot, so I am hoping that this live example will help people.…
How To Finish The Year Strong in 2016 [LNIM107]
Sep 29, 2016 • 31 min
This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, I talk about how to finish the year strong. We all started out with grand plans this year. In many cases (for example, in my cases especially), those plans just didn’t pan out the way we planned.…
Affiliate Marketing Copyright Law [LNIM106]
Sep 22, 2016 • 36 min
This week on the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast, I talk all about affiliate marketing copyright law in the United States. More specifically, it’s a discussion about US Copyright Law in general and how it applies to affiliate marketers like us. Now,…
How To Get Back On Track [LNIM105]
Sep 15, 2016 • 28 min
We all get off track from time to time. Because of that, we all need to know how to get back on track. In this episode, I talk about the three steps that you need to take any time your life (or your projects) get off track. The method is borrowed from…
Ten Small Business Commandments – [LNIM104]
Sep 8, 2016 • 23 min
Anyone that has spent any time at all with me over the last year knows that I am obsessed with Hamilton: An American Musical, but who would have guessed that I could find “ten small business commandments” there? I feel very strongly that this musical is…
How To Pick Your First Niche — [LNIM103]
Sep 1, 2016 • 29 min
Several months ago, I discussed how you can easily brainstorm a list of great niches that you can evaluate when you are trying to start an online business (especially for affiliate marketing). In this episode I talk about how to pair that list down to a…
Site Content Audit And Special Secret Announcement [LNIM102]
Jun 6, 2016 • 39 min
Do you need a website content audit? As every blogger knows, once you’ve been blogging for a while, you start to accumulate a ton of content. The problem is, some of that content can get stale (or worse, broken). Doing a site content audit can really…
Affiliate Marketing and Constant Profits Club with Andrew Hansen [LNIM101]
Mar 10, 2016 • 37 min
Andrew Hansen is back — this time to talk about Constant Profits Club. As the name implies, this course teaches you how to make constant profits from the time you start the course forward. It’s a three step process. In this interview, Andrew and I talk…
The Value Of Mastermind Groups: Inside The Green Room [LNIM100]
Mar 9, 2016 • 40 min
This is the 100th episode of the Late Night Internet Marketing podcast. That’s a little hard to believe. I wanted to do something special to celebrate, so I invited my mastermind group on to the show. Leslie Samuel, Cliff Ravenscraft, Ray Edwards, Michael…
Responding To A Google Thin Content Manual Site Action [LNIM099]
Jan 28, 2016 • 28 min
As reported previously, the famous (infamous?) Corn Sheller site has fallen victim to the dreaded Google Thin Content Manual Site Action penalty. As a result, rankings have dropped from page 1 to page 6 and revenue has tanked. In this episode, I talk…
How To Find A Niche For Affiliate Marketing [LNIM098]
Jan 21, 2016 • 40 min
Many of the first questions people ask me are about how to find a niche for affiliate marketing. While I have discussed this some on the blog, I thought it would be useful to go through my actual thinking as I brainstorm niche site ideas live. We discuss…
Responding To Google Manual Site Actions For Thin Content [LNIM097]
Jan 14, 2016 • 28 min
Just before Christmas, a couple of my sites got hit by a Google thin content penalty — the dreaded Google Manual Site Action. Immediately, the Corn Sheller site (which we have talked about many times before) went from page one ranking for its keywords to…
Star Wars Marketing Lessons: 13 Takeaways From The Force Awakens [LNIM096]
Jan 7, 2016 • 35 min
Hopefully by now, you have seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens. A great film and an amazing success. Of course, behind that success, there is a ton of marketing. That led me to ask the question: What are the “Star Wars Marketing Lessons” that we can take…
Getting Started Today Online — What Are You Waiting For? [LNIM095]
Dec 17, 2015 • 36 min
What’s keeping you from getting started today online? I hear from many people that have an idea about what they want to do, but they just have not pulled the trigger. In this episode, we hear from a listener named “Bob” (not his real name) regarding his…
Internet Marketing for Small Business [LNIM094]
Dec 11, 2015 • 59 min
Now more than ever, internet marketing for small business should be a critical part of any business owner’s strategy. In this episode, I replay my talk from Social Media Marketing World 2015 where I discuss how you can use your website as more than just…
How To Choose A Domain Name [LNIM093]
Dec 4, 2015 • 44 min
Sometimes, the question of how to choose a domain name can seem like an overwhelming conundrum. There are lots of things to consider and on top of that, all the good names are already taken! If you need some clear guidelines for selecting a domain name,…
John Lee Dumas On Success In Business [LNIM092]
Nov 26, 2015 • 38 min
It’s a special Thanksgiving Day episode of the Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast. This week I finally catch up with John Lee Dumas from Entrepreneur on Fire to get his views on what it takes to achieve success in business. We discuss everything from…
iOS9 Ad Blocker Impact and Affiliate Marketing [LNIM091]
Nov 23, 2015 • 27 min
This week I take time to say “Thank You” to everyone that has made the effort to welcome the show back on the air. The feedback help, and is much appreciated. I talk about an interesting discussion that I heard on Mac Break Weekly some time ago regarding…
Will It Fly Book: Business Validation Strategies From Pat Flynn [LNIM090]
Nov 18, 2015 • 36 min
The Will It Fly book from Pat Flynn is launching soon. In this episode, I talk to the man himself. We discuss why he wrote the book, who it is for, and how readers can benefit from the ideas he has to share. I challenge Pat to share things from the book…
A Letter from Dave – Business Motivation Tips [LNIM089]
Nov 5, 2015 • 27 min
Sometimes, you get just the right motivation to get you over the hump. This week, I talk about a letter that I received from a listener, and the impact that had on my motivation to restart that Late Night Internet Marketing Podcast. I turn that into some…
Google Mobile Friendly Update And Restarting Your Goals [LNIM088]
Apr 25, 2015 • 37 min
Here we are again. It’s been a while since my last episode. This week, we talk about what to do, if like me, you fall behind on your big goals. We also talk about the Google Mobile Friendly update and what you should do about it. Google algorithm changes…
Sneaking Around At Work And Creating Valuable Content [LNIM086]
Jan 8, 2015 • 36 min
Creating valuable content is a critical part of any marketing strategy — especially the kind of marketing we talk about here on the podcast. In this episode, I outline my 2015 SMART goals (also recently mentioned in my latest video), I talk about how to…
Track Your Website Rankings In Google (without going broke) [LNIM085]
Oct 29, 2014 • 41 min
Tracking the ranking position of the keywords for your websites is a critical part of any affiliate marketing business. In this episode, I talk about my personal solution for tracking web site rankings — Rank Tracker from Link-Assistant.com. I use the…
Google Penguin 3.0 Update: What you need to know about Google’s latest algorithm antics
Oct 23, 2014 • 30 min
While I was on the road in Asia, Google rolled out their latest animal. Chances are that you’ve heard about the Google Penguin 3.0 Update. The question is, what in the world should you do about it? It turns out that Alex’s advice from last week is right…
Are Backlinking Mistakes Killing Your SEO? What You Need To Know [LNIM083]
Oct 15, 2014 • 26 min
There is a good chance that backlinking mistakes are killing your SEO. In this episode, we have SEO expert, Alex Miller, from the Rankings Institute to give us backlinking tips. Alex is a service provider for SEO firms where he tracks performance of…
Affiliate Marketing Success Stories From The Rankings Institute (Andrew Hansen) [LNIM082]
Sep 9, 2014 • 33 min
Are you still wondering if you can still make money with affiliate marketing (even if you are new to the game). Looking for some affiliate marketing success stories? I always worry about this stuff myself. Today, I get an answer (again) from Andrew…
Taking Your Business To The Next Level: Cliff Ravenscraft Reveals 3 Keys [LNIM081]
Aug 14, 2014 • 35 min
Taking your business to the next level is something that we can all aspire to. For Cliff Ravenscraft, this is a topic that he is focused on every day. In this impromptu conversation with Cliff, I turn on the recorder and ask him about how he has taken his…
Donald Leonetti: What Tragedy Can Teach Us [LNIM080]
Aug 1, 2014 • 35 min
Note: If you are new here and not familiar with podcasting, you can listen to this episode right now by clicking the triangle above. You can also find this episode in iTunes if that is your thing. This week we do something completely different. We take a…
An Excellent Affiliate Marketing Example You Can Follow [LNIM079]
Jul 16, 2014 • 38 min
People talk about “doing affiliate marketing,” but what does that really mean? In this episode I show you an excellent affiliate marketing example that you can follow in your own marketing. This particular example was sent to me by one of my listeners…
Breaking Down Beachbody Marketing And The P90X3 Affiliate Program (LNIM078)
Jul 6, 2014 • 35 min
Ever wondered about those late-nigtht TV infomercials and the products that they sell? Well, I have to admit, sometimes I buy some of those products. As it happens, I’ve be trying to drop some weight lately, so I decided to pull the trigger on the current…
Ranking YouTube Videos On Google To Get Search Engine Traffic (LNIM077)
Jun 19, 2014 • 26 min
Ranking YouTube videos on Google search is a great way to get free traffic to your website. In this episode I continue my review of the Rankings Institute. Specifically, I address how you can use popular Web 2.0 properties that dominate the search engine…
Getting Started Online – Niche Virgin Dave Interviews Me (LNIM076)
Jun 18, 2014 • 41 min
So many people ask me about getting started online. This week, I’ve decided to try something completely different. Dave Stokley from NicheVirgin.com contacted me out of the blue to tell me about his new project — documenting his online journey from the…
Internet Success Stories: Brian Kaldenberg From Proofreading Pal (LNIM075)
Apr 27, 2014 • 39 min
Internet success stories are one of my favorite podcast topics. There is really not anything that I can think of that is more motivating than seeing examples of other people who have been able to successfully do the things that you want to do. This week…
The Impact Of Duplicate Content On SEO And Rankings (LNIM074)
Apr 2, 2014 • 27 min
Is duplicate content having a negative impact on your SEO? Duplicate content is one of the most debated (and misunderstood) SEO topics on the planet. It is true that one of the things that Google is very concerned about is duplicate content — but it might…
LNIM073 – Are Broken Links Killing Your SEO?
Mar 25, 2014 • 32 min
Are broken links on your site having a negative impact on your SEO? One of the things that Google is very concerned about is user experience, and broken links create a bad user experience. In the Rankings Institute week two, I learned a few things about…
LNIM072 – Content Is King For SEO
Feb 18, 2014 • 28 min
Are you wondering if content is still king for SEO? I mean, for while there, it looked like the only thing that was important was getting as many spammy back links as possible. And judging by the kind of junk that is ranking in Google, things were looking…
LNIM071 – Starting A Niche Site Business with Justin Cooke
Feb 1, 2014 • 40 min
Justin Cooke from Empire Flippers is in the house! In this episode, we get Justin to tell us about his experience building thousands (yes, thousands) of niche web sites. He talks all about his experiences, how he and Joe built the business, and what he…
LNIM070 – Farnoosh Brock On Improving Your Day Job
Jan 24, 2014 • 33 min
Today, I’ve asked Farnoosh Brock to come back on the show. Every day it seems like I have a conversation with someone about how they want to get into internet marketing because they are trying to get out of their day job. That makes me wonder how many…
LNIM069 – Andrew Hansen On Forever Affiliate Success Rate
Jan 15, 2014 • 38 min
In this episode, we talk to Andrew Hansen about Forever Affiliate success rates. Remember, in episode 067 I talked a little about the hard truth about affiliate marketing. In episode 068, we went through several listener responses and questions that came…
LNIM068 – Forever Affiliate Truth – Listener Response
Jan 14, 2014 • 33 min
In this episode, we take a look at listener feedback to episode 067 about Forever Affiliate. I that last episode, I talked a little about the hard truth about affiliate marketing. In this episode, we go through several listener responses and questions…
LNIM067 – Forever Affiliate Update And The Hard Truth About Making Money Online
Nov 19, 2013 • 37 min
In this episode, I take a look the results of an informal survey that I did of people the bought Forever Affiliate through my link. Did they think the course was valuable (the answer was YES). Did they take action and follow through? Did they make money…
LNIM066 – The Sermon And A Guy Named John (no, not THAT John)
Nov 16, 2013 • 45 min
A couple of months ago, my old friend Scott wrote me to let me know that he mentioned me and some things that I said in the show in a sermon. Today, I finally tell that story. I also talk about the current state of the corn sheller site and we discuss the…
LNIM065 – Dr. Jason Jones on Motivation
Oct 31, 2013 • 51 min
Motivation is the difference between success and failure when you are an entrepreneur – especially if you are flying solo. This week, I’ve invited Dr. Jason Jones to the show to talk about the foundations of motivation and some practical tips that you can…
LNIM064 – Niche Site Duel 2.0 and more
Oct 24, 2013 • 42 min
If you are like me, you’ve been thinking about participating in the Niche Site Duel 2.0 since Pat announced it. But like me, you may have been slow to start. Well, I am finally getting started, and today I reveal the first part of my strategy. I’m trying…
LNIM063 – The Value Of Mastermind Groups For Entrepreneurs
Oct 16, 2013 • 29 min
Today we talk about the value of mastermind groups for entrepreneurs. Mastermind Groups are all the rage these days. Stop any guru on the street, and they will tell you how great mastermind groups are and that everyone should be in one. But the…
LNIM062 – Google Encrypted Search Makes Life More Complicated
Oct 14, 2013 • 33 min
Here comes Google Encrypted Search. Google is encrypting the search terms that people are using to reach your website. Is this all part of their evil plan, or are they snubbing the NSA? Either way, they are depriving you of some incredibly powerful…
LNIM061 – Interview With Farnoosh Brock
Aug 15, 2013 • 44 min
If you are in a corporate job and dream about walking out the door to do you own thing, this interview is for you. Today, I have Farnoosh Brock on the show, and she has some amazing insight about life, work, and how to turn negative job energy into…
LNIM060 – Backlinking Ethics and Using Link Spam In Your Business
Aug 2, 2013 • 52 min
The question for today is around backlinking ethics. Search engine rankings mean money, and money is a strong motivator. When that motivation results in creating thousands of pages of garbage content for the purpose of gaining backlinks, you have to ask…
LNIM059 – Dan Miller Interview On Passion In Your Business
Jul 26, 2013 • 40 min
He’s here! He’s here! After months of waiting for planets and schedules to align, Dan Miller from 48Days.com is in the house, and I could not be more excited. Dan and I fought though schedule conflicts and a crazy equipment meltdown to bring you this…
LNIM058 – How To Do Niche Keyword Research (Part 2 — Keyword Competition)
Jul 20, 2013 • 50 min
This is the much-awaited second part of 2-part series on how to do niche keyword research. In this episode, we talk about how to judge competition, and apply the 80/20 rule to our keyword analysis. But before we get into that, I talk a little bit about…
LNIM057 – How To Do Niche Keyword Research (Part 1)
May 15, 2013 • 35 min
In this episode, we finally get to that keyword research summary that I have been promising. We also sum up listener reaction to episode 056. Big fun from Kuala Lumpur! All this and more! This Week Around Late Night IM This episode was actually recorded…
LNIM056 – How To Handle Customer Feedback
Apr 27, 2013 • 39 min
In this episode, we talk about how to handle customer feedback when we address some feedback from listener Jack. We also chat more about the corn sheller site and dive into a funk with listener Shawn. All this and more! You gotta love that. This Week…
LNIM055 – WordPress Attack and Consumer Intent
Apr 18, 2013 • 38 min
In this episode, we talk about the new WordPress Attack, chat more about Niche Keyword Research, why it’s important, and how to think about it. We also tackle a really tough listener question about money making potential in internet marketing. Is it worth…
LNIM054 – Niche Keyword Competition
Apr 5, 2013 • 36 min
Here we are at episode 054. Niche Keyword Competition. This is the third episode in a row where we have touched on niche keyword selection, and today we talk about how you should think about niche keyword competition. Keyword selection and targeting is…
LNIM053 – Finding Niche Keywords
Mar 30, 2013 • 35 min
Greetings and welcome to episode 053. Finding Niche Keywords is a critical step in Affiliate Marketing. Often times, this step can make the difference between success and failure in Internet Marketing. Today, I extend our discussion from episode 052…
LNIM052 – Finding A Niche That You Love
Mar 22, 2013 • 35 min
Finding A Niche The You Love: Greetings and welcome to episode 052. Today, I extend our discussion from episode 051 and talk about how to find a niche that you care about for your first internet business. In particular, we talk about how to actually…
LNIM051 – Passion versus Profit and Interview With Matt from Go2Geo.com
Mar 17, 2013 • 57 min
Passion versus Profit: Greetings and welcome to episode 051. Today, I work through some listener feedback on Passion versus Profit. Dave from the UK asks me where I stand, since I seem to talk about both passion-focused opportunities like the Internet…
LNIM050 – Getting Started On Line With Pat Flynn
Mar 9, 2013 • 45 min
Woo Hoo!!! Episode 50. To celebrate, I invited Pat Flynn back on the show to rap about getting started on line. Pat and I spend some time talking about some of the things that really bother us about the internet marketing industry. One of those things is…
LNIM049 – Google AdWords Keyword Tool Tutorial And MY Trip To TWiT
Mar 5, 2013 • 47 min
Google AdWords Keyword Tool Tutorial. This week, I spend some time talking about Google AdWords Keyword Tool basics. I also talk about my recent brush with greatness at the TWiT studios and update corn sheller earnings. Leave Us A Review In iTunes Thanks…
LNIM048 – WordPress Plugins for Affiliate Marketing With Dustin Hartzler (Part 2)
Feb 26, 2013 • 46 min
WordPress Plugins For Affiliate Marketing with Dustin Hartzler (part 2). We welcome WordPress Guru Dustin Hartzler from YourWebsiteEngineer.com back to the house. Dustin talks all about his favorite must-have WordPress plugins. I also get some feedback…
LNIM047 – WordPress Plugins For Affiliate Marketing And Vending Machines
Feb 15, 2013 • 43 min
WordPress Plugins For Affiliate Marketing and vending machines. In this episode I talk about what my mom has to say about vending machines and then I welcome WordPress Guru Dustin Hartzler from YourWebsiteEngineer.com the house. Dustin talks all about his…
LNIM046 – Building Links Post Penguin
Feb 8, 2013 • 30 min
In this episode, I am recovering from an evil virus, but I discuss building links post Penguin anyway. I also reveal my plans for building affiliate sites in 2013. As a special treat I air some bootleg clips from my daughter Pam’s recent choir concert,…
LNIM045 – Is Affiliate Marketing Dead? Interview with Andrew Hansen
Feb 3, 2013 • 45 min
In this episode, I interview Andrew Hansen. I ask him a pretty simple question — can you still make affiliate web sites and turn a profit? His answer is yes, and he has documented how to do it in his new course releasing in February. But for now, we just…
LNIM044 – The Google Disavow Tool and my response to Pat Flynn
Jan 31, 2013 • 30 min
In this episode, we talk all the Google Disavow tool, the new stats package on WordPress.com, the corn sheller site. I also take some time to talk about Pat Flynn’s Session 053 — All the things that he wished that he had known when he started. It was an…
LNIM043 – My Internet Marketing Goals For 2013
Jan 22, 2013 • 36 min
In this episode, we talk all about my 2013 internet marketing goals and my conversation with very cool listener Chase. For now, here is the octopus. Leave Us A Review In iTunes Thanks so much for your reviews on iTunes. We get a ton of exposure from…
LNIM042 – Getting Out Of A Business Funk
Jan 4, 2013 • 34 min
Happy New Year and shout out to Cliff Ravenscraft. Thanks for bringing in the show Cliff. You rock! Thanks for the feedback from episode 041, especially the Great Show comment from Christian on Facebook. Thanks, man. In this episode, we take a look at 1o…
LNIM041 – Internet Marketing Funk Recovery
Dec 28, 2012 • 29 min
I’m back on the air — after recovering from what I am calling an Internet Marketing Funk. In this episode, I talk about my funk, what I think caused it, and what I did to get out of it.. I also make a retraction from episode 040. In This Show… We talk…
MW040 – Do I Need An NDA When I Outsource?
Oct 18, 2012 • 31 min
I’m on the road in Asia, so this episode has a special and unique quality all its own. Special thanks to the Concierge at the Sheraton in Hsinchu, Taiwan for bringing the show. I honestly have no idea what she said, but hopefully it’s close to correct. In…
MW039 – Web 2.0 Backlinks and More
Oct 15, 2012 • 27 min
In this episode, fake radio DJ Wink Dinkerson from KRUD radio kicks off the show and we talk about Web 2.0 Backlinks, a podcast I found called the SEO Podcast, a brief corn sheller update. I also discuss an example of the best kind of affiliate marketing…
MW038 – Google’s Exact Match Domain Update
Oct 5, 2012 • 31 min
In this episode, Morgan kicks off the show and we talk about the Google exact match domain update, Jason and Sterling’s Micro Site Profits course, and my recommendations for The Podcast awards. This is the 38th episode. Late again! Once again I did not…
MW037 – Greetings From The Queen
Sep 30, 2012 • 33 min
In this episode, I accept well wishes from the Queen, talk about buzz marketing around trending news items, update on the corn sheller and snoring sites, handle more listener feedback, and more! This is the 37th episode. Late again! I did not quite make…