August 2020 Traffic & Revenue report

August 2020 revenue
In terms of revenue, August has been a "steady as she goes" month here. With some of the sites affected by seasonality, we've seen only little growth in overall traffic, but at the same time, an increase of 8% in revenue. Here's the detailed report.

July 2020 Traffic & Revenue report

Revenue July 2020
July has been another great month for our business. Traffic increased by 20%, while revenue shot up by almost 40%! This report brings you the breakdown in our monthly stats, as well as our plans for the next few months (they're exciting!)

Should you choose a niche that you love?

If you're new to web publishing, you may have already heard that you should blog about what you love. But is that really the case? Choosing a niche that you're passionate about has its advantages, but it can be risky too. Here's why.

May 2020 Traffic & Revenue Report

Traffic May 2020

What an exciting month this was! I’ve been eager to write the report for May and share the good news! The bottom line is – Traffic increased by 52% Revenue increased by 54% We’re in profit! If you’re already familiar…

9 Things That Help Increase My Productivity

Like many entrepreneurs, I too deal with ADD. In my case, it’s official. Several years ago, my kids were diagnosed with ADD/ADHD. When the doctor talked to us and explained the test results, too many things “clicked” for me. It just sounded a lot like my own experiences. So, I went ahead and took the tests myself. And guess what? I too have ADD! All those years of priding myself on my ability to multi-task? That was just my unique type of attention. I do very well with noticing a lot of interesting things around me. Focusing on a single…

April 2020 Traffic & Revenue Report

April 2020 traffic

Spoiler: It’s been a great month! Despite the coronavirus and Amazon’s commission slash, this has been our best month so far, on all fronts. Highest ever traffic, record revenue numbers, and the best bottom line to date! If you’re already…

January 2020 Traffic & Revenue Report

February 2020 traffic

Time for the traffic and revenue report! During 2019 I published these reports on a quarterly basis. This year, I’m going to increase the frequency to once every month. It just feels like things are getting more interesting (finally!) and…

Web Publishing Notes December 2019

Coastline of Netanya, Israel

At least one reader noticed that I hadn’t published the Web Notes for November (thanks for letting me know that you were reading them, April!), so I decided to go ahead and actually write and publish a report for December.…

Web Publishing Notes October 2019

October posts roundup

We’re a week into November and I’m only now publishing the web notes roundup for October. I actually had a Chrome window with various interesting blog posts that I had marked for reading, all sitting here waiting for this but…

Web Publishing Notes – September 2019

British Columbia in September 2017

Time to review some of my favorite blog posts for the past month. I started this series of posts in January as a “New Year’s Commitment” sort of project. Truth be told, I have been super busy during September, as…

Web Publishing Notes – August 2019

Yostemite in August

Time for this month’s round-up of interesting posts about web publishing. The included posts are the ones that are most relevant to me and my business strategy. These are actually my “notes” which I keep for my own learning needs. …