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  • If no one has suggested that you consider farming as a career, then let me be the first. Within the next 20 years, more than half of all the farmers in the United States will be too old to work, retired, or deceased.

    Why Young People Should Consider Becoming Farmers

    Why Young People Should Consider Becoming Farmers

    by Rachel Koski39

  • These days, many authors and independent publishers are turning to self publishing platforms to get their books to market. Learn what these platforms provide, as well as pros and cons.

    Self Publishing Platforms Pros and Cons

    Self Publishing Platforms Pros and Cons

    by Heidi Thorne40

  • Wondering what it takes to get 1,000,000 views? Here's how I did it on HubPages. How to find topics, get followers, and maintain the momentum. The key is not to give up too soon.

    How I Reached 1,000,000 Views on HubPages

    How I Reached 1,000,000 Views on HubPages

    by Mary Wickison106

  • Every business owner will eventually exit the business. Whether it’s because you want to hand the business down to family or you want to sell completely, having a plan in place will make the move seamless.

    7 Ways You Can Exit Your Business

    7 Ways You Can Exit Your Business

    by Luke Fitzpatrick0

  • While there are some disadvantages and problems with Google Voice, the advantages for a sole proprietor like me are great. In this article, I'll cover everything I like about Google Voice as well as everything that causes problems.

    The Pros and Cons of Google Voice for Small Business

    The Pros and Cons of Google Voice for Small Business

    by Tony Lawrence17

  • ‘It Works!’ is a company that sells health and beauty aids, most prominently body wraps that, when used with the consumption of large amounts of water, can firm and tone your body. The company also offers dietary supplements, ‘fat fighters’...

    Making Money Through 'It Works!' - A Tale of Skepticism and Belief

    Making Money Through 'It Works!' - A Tale of Skepticism and Belief

    by Mr-Mediocre15

  • Whether to earn extra income or as a primary job, being self-employed, and working from home online is the choice of many. These are 7 really-great ways to work from home.

    7 Ways to Employ Yourself and Work From Home

    7 Ways to Employ Yourself and Work From Home

    by Doreen Mallett2

  • Even though it could be a creative and desirable product, self publishing a custom printed deck of cards can be a challenging and expensive venture. Learn what costs are involved.

    Self Publishing a Custom Printed Deck of Cards

    Self Publishing a Custom Printed Deck of Cards

    by Heidi Thorne17

  • Are you angry with LuLaRoe or wondering if they're the right company for you to join? LuLaRoe recently changed their consultant return policy, leaving many thousands deep in debt and leggings.

    Uh Oh, Is LuLaroe Going out of Business?

    Uh Oh, Is LuLaroe Going out of Business?

    by Kierstin Gunsberg31

  • Anyone with good English and something worthy to say can start earning some extra cash right now for free. How? With HubPages, the easiest, most instructive and best paying platform to make money on the internet.

    How to Make Money Online at Home in 2018 (With Hubpages)

    How to Make Money Online at Home in 2018 (With Hubpages)

    by Juliette Kando FI Chor92

  • A small passive income would be welcomed by many. If you can write grammatially and can still learn a thing or two, here's how to do it!

    How to Earn Money Writing on HubPages

    How to Earn Money Writing on HubPages

    by Tessa Schlesinger31

  • Freelancers more often burnout than employed workers, although all are at risk. Learn how to notice the symptoms, and what you can do to recover and prevent work-induced exhaustion and illness.

    How to Recover From Burnout

    How to Recover From Burnout

    by Kymberly Fergusson10

  • Going into the business of raising emu wasn't quite what we'd hoped for in our quest for financial independence.

    Pros and Cons of Emu Farming

    Pros and Cons of Emu Farming

    by Peg Cole107

  • How to do online research writing better and faster. Learn the tips and tricks of preparing and documenting online research, pre-writing skills, reflective editing and the publishing of your respective text. Includes graphic organizer ideas.

    Writing Tutorials: The Process of Online Research Writing

    Writing Tutorials: The Process of Online Research Writing

    by Marisa Hammond Olivares186

  • Amazon Mechanical Turk, or MTurk, is a 'crowdsource' program where you earn money online by performing basic tasks (known as hits) for employers. These Amazon Mechanical Turk tips and tricks aim to help the reader use MTurk more effectively to earn money online.

    Top 10 Amazon MTurk Tips and Tricks

    Top 10 Amazon MTurk Tips and Tricks

    by Paul Goodman144

  • Here I share some of my experiences as a ghostwriter. It is an interesting choice to make in regard to writing careers and definitely not for everyone, however, if you are hired by the right clients it can prove lucrative.

    Confessions of a Ghostwriter

    Confessions of a Ghostwriter

    by John Hansen76

  • If you're less than impressed with your success on Zazzle, changing your keywords could get your products selling. Using targeted keywords will get your products noticed by search engines.

    Zazzle Keywords and Tag Words

    Zazzle Keywords and Tag Words

    by Mary Wickison10

  • Successful blogging is in the first instance about very carefully choosing a niche topic. A blog about your home town is an excellent idea, as you have a ready made niche market in the form of residents and businesses, while the subject is likely to know very little online competition. This page guides you through the process of creating a blog about your home town and how to position it that it knows the greatest chances of success.

    How to Create a Successful Blog About Your Home Town

    How to Create a Successful Blog About Your Home Town

    by Gordon Hamilton12

  • If you're an Avon Independent Sales Rep, you need to learn how to boost your Avon Sales business with these helpful marketing tips and ideas. Don't just rely on your friends and family to shop with you! Find more new customers by using social networks, online advertising, and more.

    Marketing Tips for New Avon Independent Sales Reps

    Marketing Tips for New Avon Independent Sales Reps

    by M L34

  • Working online as a video game tester is one way a great number of teenagers make money online. It is said to be one job that a large majority of kids and young males in the world would love to get.

    Some Kids Make Money Online Testing New Video Games

    Some Kids Make Money Online Testing New Video Games

    by viryabo243

  • Are you looking for the best stock photo websites to sell your photos? In this article, we will look at some of the highest paying stock photo websites that have a really wide audience.

    Best Places to Sell Photos Online

    Best Places to Sell Photos Online

    by Kshitiz Gaur0

  • How to Write Reviews on a Blog: A guide to writing reviews on a blog, along with information about using photos, including disclosure notices and sharing review posts on social media.

    How to Write Blog Reviews

    How to Write Blog Reviews

    by Marissa33

  • If you're frustrated trying to get published, why not try writing Romance? Romance publishers are crying out for new material, even from unpublished authors...

    Get Published: How to Write Romance

    Get Published: How to Write Romance

    by Kate Swanson36

  • Find out which amazing free SEO tools the search engine optimization pros use to find keywords, nix the competition, and more!

    7 Must-Have SEO Tools & Resources

    7 Must-Have SEO Tools & Resources

    by Melanie Palen61

  • It’s sounds like a good idea to promote sales of your self published books during the holidays, right? In theory, it is. But just because it's the biggest gift buying season of the year, doesn't mean it's the best sales season for your book. Discover tips for holiday book promotions.

    Promoting Holiday Sales for Your Self Published Books

    Promoting Holiday Sales for Your Self Published Books

    by Heidi Thorne12

  • Zazzle is an amazing free platform for designers to make worldwide sales without the hassle of buying and mailing the stock. Here are 9 ways to increase the amount you earn using Zazzle.

    9 Ways to Make More Money on Zazzle

    9 Ways to Make More Money on Zazzle

    by Mary Wickison35

  • Selling on eBay these days is more challenging than ever. However, with a little ingenuity and outside of the box thinking, you may be able to build an eBay business that is all your own. If you need some ideas for what to sell, here are 70 surprising things to sell on eBay.

    70 Surprising Things to Sell on eBay (and Make Real Money)

    70 Surprising Things to Sell on eBay (and Make Real Money)

    by Christopher Wanamaker6

  • Can you make money from self publishing? Technically, yes, even if you make just a buck! But if you're looking for more income from self published books, the answer is more complex as discussed here.

    Can You Make Money From Self Publishing?

    Can You Make Money From Self Publishing?

    by Heidi Thorne25

  • Craft books present a number of unique challenges when self publishing. Photo use, printing, eBooks, legal issues, and writing how-to instructions when self publishing a craft book are discussed.

    The Challenges of Self-Publishing a Craft Book

    The Challenges of Self-Publishing a Craft Book

    by Heidi Thorne15

  • The cover page of a business proposal creates a first impression that can encourage or discourage an evaluator from continuing. This article shows how to design an attractive proposal cover page.

    Designing a Business Proposal Cover Page

    Designing a Business Proposal Cover Page

    by Susette Horspool11

  • Start your own home based greeting card business. How to create and run a successful card business with step - by - step instructions, videos and photos. Where and how to buy craft supplies for your greeting card business. How to make cards that sell at craft shows.

    How to Start a Home Based Greeting Cards Business

    How to Start a Home Based Greeting Cards Business

    by L M Reid7

  • How to start a successful greeting card business using photo prints. I show you how with step by step instructions, videos and photos. Start your own greeting card company by making photo print cards and selling them at craft shows and fairs or online.

    How to Start a Greeting Card Business From Home

    How to Start a Greeting Card Business From Home

    by L M Reid28

  • The best way to get published is to get noticed. Many places will not accept a draft without a query letter, and knowing how to write a good letter will get you noticed.

    Writing a Query Letter with a Sample

    Writing a Query Letter with a Sample

    by Angela Michelle Schultz13

  • Looking for a way to earn cash but don't want to invest too much time or money? Consider designing book covers. With minimal design skills, you can create a cover and market it with no upfront costs.

    Earn Money Selling Pre-Made Book Covers to Authors

    Earn Money Selling Pre-Made Book Covers to Authors

    by Mary Wickison42

  • Last week, an advertisement in the local free newspaper caught my eye - an opportunity to earn extra money by delivering the new edition of the BT Phone Book for PDCUK. Since the extra money would come in useful, I decided to give it a try - after...

    Is It Worth Delivering Phone Books for Extra Money?

    Is It Worth Delivering Phone Books for Extra Money?

    by Polly C20

  • Here are some simple shipping suggestions that will save you time and money. Don't wait until you get to the post office to find out you could have chosen a better, less costly shipping method.

    How to Ship a Package

    How to Ship a Package

    by Ellen Gregory9

  • Real-life advice from the mom of a working child model. Many people don't realize that getting into modeling costs nothing. Don't pay a modeling school or scout; read here first.

    How To Get Your Child Into Modeling

    How To Get Your Child Into Modeling

    by SmartAndFun78

  • Novice book collectors and sellers want to learn the meanings of the jargon antiquarian booksellers use in their quotes and catalogs to describe the physical condition of books. Here is a glossary.

    How to Describe the Condition of a Used Book

    How to Describe the Condition of a Used Book

    by Brian Leekley26

  • Prices for scrap copper wire have risen dramatically over the past few years. Copper wire without the PVC insulation is worth more, but is it worth enough more to make stripping the wire worthwhile?

    How Much is Stripped Copper-Insulated PVC Wire Worth?

    How Much is Stripped Copper-Insulated PVC Wire Worth?

    by SpaceShanty10

  • Are you a freelance writer looking for new platforms to add to your writing portfolio? I discuss my experience with Zerys, including pay rates, clients, rejection rates, direct orders, and more.

    My Experience Writing for the Zerys Content Platform

    My Experience Writing for the Zerys Content Platform

    by Rose Clearfield37

  • If you know how to write and write well, you can earn good money by writing articles and creating content. If you want to start making money writing, here are 6 websites you need to sign up for today.

    Make Money Writing on These Six Websites

    Make Money Writing on These Six Websites

    by Cari Jean93

  • Do you love the idea of having a small farm but wonder how you can earn a living from it? Here are 27 ways to do just that. All of these are possible with a little planning.

    27 Ways to Make Money From Your Small Farm

    27 Ways to Make Money From Your Small Farm

    by Mary Wickison142

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