Advice

Building a Team Like the Star Trek Bridge Crew

Captain’s Log, stardate 21153.6. 40% of the American workforce are now freelancers and the number continues to climb at a breakneck pace. While we may be talking about a time five years in the future, Business Insider predicted back in 2013 that by 2020, 40% of American Workers will be freelancers. Thats over 60 million people…

5 Ways to Retain Members on a Membership Site

Running a membership site is a challenge. A lot of time and effort goes into signing up and attracting new members. Retaining members who have already signed up is a task that is often overlooked. There are a few key things a site owner can do to help keep members they’ve already worked hard to…

How to Find a Good Editor for Your Membership Website

Ask any entrepreneur and they’ll tell you that one of the most challenging aspects of running your own business is finding and managing high-quality people. Finding employees or contractors can be relatively easy, but what you really need are people who buy into your vision and contribute towards the growth of your business in a…

7 Tips for Standout Content

Unless you’ve been living under a rock somewhere, you know the information age is in full swing. And information is likely what you’re peddling to grow your business and maybe even change the world. But if you’re going to stand out in today’s competitive and fast-paced information market, your premium content, blogs, newsletters, and your…

Membership Email Deliverability – It’s a big deal!

Working in WordPress support over the years has taught me a lot of important lessons both good and bad. First, you should always have a backup! Second, and almost as important, you have to know that your emails are being delivered quickly and reliably to your members’ inboxes. In all my years in support I’ve…