What does it mean when the walls we’ve built come crumbling down? I’ve honestly never seen anything like this before. Traffic to my China-focused websites has fallen more than 80%. My travel guide book sales have completely dried up. Affiliate sales for all China visas, China flights, China tours…China anything…have all but disappeared. This is […]
I Don’t Want to be an Influencer…
In the economy of online marketing, “influence” has become the currency of those in power. The way to earn this currency is to gain followers, encourage clicks, sign up as “sub-affiliates” and attract as many eyeballs to your content as possible. This currency can then be exchanged for real money in the form of sales, […]
Time Is Money…But is That True?
I had an interesting conversation with my accountant today. According to the IRS, as a business owner I need to pay myself a “fair and reasonable salary”, so we were trying to determine what my time was worth.