Side Hustle Earning Potential – Floors, Ceilings & Opportunity Costs

I have definitely had periods of time where I seriously considered spending less time on This Online World and more time on other side hustle ideas. I have a personality where I am always in a rush to get to the next stage of something, and throughout my last year of blogging, I have always felt as if things are not progressing fast enough…pageviews, income,…

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What I Wish I Knew Before I Started Blogging – Blogging Tips For Beginners

One of my favorite things about blogging is that even after running This Online World for more than a year, there is always more to learn when it comes to growing a successful blog. Content planning, marketing, graphic design, SEO…the list of tasks associated with blogging seems endless, and I have certainly gone through periods of uncertainty and confusion when it comes to blog management….

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Peak Money App Review – An Exciting & Personalized New Savings App

Once in a while (and by ‘once in a while’ I really just mean once, so far) I like to write specific app reviews. I wrote my Hurdlr App review a few months back after one of their representatives walked me through some of the app features and uses. While this was a first for me, I enjoy sharing what I consider to be cool…

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15 Awesome Ways To Make Money Writing Reviews – Earn Cash & Free Products

It doesn’t matter if you’re searching for a new place to eat at, a hotel room to book, or a new product to buy, there is often one thing that can dramatically influence a purchasing decisions: reviews. In fact, studies have found that 86% of consumers read local reviews when searching for products/services in their area, and reviews can be almost as powerful as personal…

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How To Start A Podcast – Incredible Beginner Podcasting Tips from Ben Leavitt

If there’s one thing that has been abundently clear throughout 2018-2019 it’s this: podcasts are definitely a hot topic. The continued growth of platforms like Spotify and Apple Music have made the consumption of audio immensely accessible, and Podcasts are more popular than ever before. I’ve always been interested in learning more about how to start a podcast, and I’ve contemplated breaking into some form…

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Quarterly Blogging Income Report – Making $500+ With Blogging In 2019

When I made the decision to stop posting monthly blogging income reports and to switch to a quarterly format, I wasn’t sure how I would feel about going radio silent for a few months at a time. However, the first quarter has had a fair share of ups and downs when it comes to the growth of This Online World, and my personal life has…

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10+ Writing Sites That Pay – How to Make Money Writing Articles & Stories

I think everyone should have a skill in their back pocket that can make them extra money in case things ever get tight. Personally, writing has always been my go-to side hustle idea when I need extra cash. I’ve promoted freelance writing as a great college side hustle because I made some decent money by writing articles while finishing my degree. Additionally, I’ve even created…

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Useful Skills to Learn for Young Adults – Career & Entrepreneurship Toolkit

A younger family friend reached out recently to ask for my advice on choosing a post secondary/college route, and for a while, I really struggled to give any sort of advice. I’ve done a lot of thinking since graduating college this past year, and while I’m happy I decided to pursue post secondary education, I’m also of the opinion that the curriculum (in most programs)…

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