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Last updated: 03/7/17One technique for CPM Advertising that comes up a lot is how to optimize your sidebar ads to maximize revenue. As not everyone is able to get into premium ad networks that offer higher payouts, the typical process is to throw Adsense onto your site, let it go, and pray you make some money. But after doing this for quite some time, we discovered the topic of ad waterfalls and our CPM earning changed almost...

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Last updated: 02/21/17Hey there! Are you looking for some awesome travel tips, advice, destination, and lifestyle design content? We know that navigating our 700+ posts on Living the Dream can be difficult at times. To help with this, we wanted to share our current Top 20 most shared posts to help you find some articles we think you’ll thoroughly enjoy! #1 – DIY – Building a Pinnable Travel Map Have you ever wanted...

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Last updated: 03/2/17There is a lot of talk in the blogging circuit on finding your niche, and there are any number of analyses out there as to why niche building is important. We thoroughly agree with this point, and rather than rewrite the same article a thousand times over (a huge pet peeve of mine), we want to look at niche building a different way. You see, everyone looks at niche building as a way to stand out from the crowd and...

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Last updated: 03/20/17One of the things I hate the most about people who unveil blogging secrets is that more often than not what they are doing is not a secret and is instead what most everyone is doing to begin with. So when we decided to start writing about blogging here on our site, we knew exactly what not to do. In our blogging series here on Living the Dream we want to only share useful experiments that we personally tried, and...

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The Power of Asking For What You Want

The Power of Asking For What You Want


Posted By on Jul 24, 2016

Last updated: 02/22/17There is a myth in blogging that if you do everything right your site will become a success over time. In fact, this is a popular belief with just about everything in life, and it is a myth because it simply does not happen. The most powerful thing you can do in blogging (and life in general) is not become the best at what you do, but is simply this: ask for what you want. When it comes down to it the ones who...

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Last updated: 02/25/17In the world of professional blogging, your audience is everything. Without them your site is nothing but a hobby blog, and in many cases figuring out who your audience is will be one of the hardest things you can do. But equally as hard as determining who your audience is, is figuring out why they are a part of your audience to begin with. This is where most bloggers get into trouble because your audience...

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