An Introduction To Facebook Advertising

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I’ve tested every marketing method in the book, but there’s one I keep coming back to every time – Facebook Advertising.

Let’s back up.
You’ve done the technical bit.
You’ve set up your online store 
and listed your products. But finding those first few customers is hard.

For me, there’s no faster way to get your products in front of your target audience than Facebook ads.
It makes sense if you think about it.

Facebook has 2 billion users and it knows who they are, how old they are, where they live and what their interests are. Facebook lets you

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How to Build an App for Under $100 without Writing Code

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Tara Reed (@tarareed_) is the CEO of Apps Without Code. Her tagline is “I like to build apps without writing a line of code”.

Aaaaand, mic drop.

In this guest post from Tara, she’s going to explain why bypassing her friends opinions was one of the smartest decisions she’s ever made, how she created her app for under $100 without writing a line of code (!!!), and how she patched together her MVP together to generate $35,000 in revenue (to start) and gain entrance into the accelerator program, 500Startups.

Hot damn. 

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Aaron Nace on The Realities of Becoming a Full-Time Freelancer

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This is a solid interview we were ecstatic to do with Conceptual Photographer, Photoshop Educator, and Full-Time Freelancer – Aaron Nace.

Aaron is the creator of Phlearn, an online video tutorial resource for Photographers, Photoshop enthusiasts, and Digital Retouchers, across every stage of their career, on YouTube. 

I stumbled across Aaron’s Phlearn channel, about 2 years ago. And because of his easy-to-follow video tutorials, he has become my “go-to” for anything Photoshop related. 

I had a chat with Aaron and in this full interview, you’ll learn:

  • How he found his first clients
  • How to set yourself up to not
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How an Eager Beaver, Noob Freelancer can do Customer Research

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“If I had 20 days to solve a problem, I would take 19 days to define it”. -Albert Einstein

Think about your Freelancer’s journey like a Goofus and Gallant cartoon strip.

Goofus and Gallant How an Eager Beaver, Noob Freelancer can do Customer Research

The Goofus Way:

Step 1 – Publish your site.
Step 2 – Post it on your social media a few times a week and wait for the offers to NOT come pouring in. (
We’ve talked about this already. Stop that!)
Step 3 – Wonder where the hell everyone is. (Refresh…refresh…check your inbox every 7 minutes…)
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