When you consider the different ways that you can market your business online the options sometimes seem endless, but there are a few tried and true strategies that never go out of style. Banner advertising is one them. No matter what, you are always going to find commercial websites and blogs full of banner ads. As an online entrepreneur you should have some graphics banners to promote on… Continue
Black Movies Online: Now Playing a Single Rose Set in the South during the 1940’s, an emboldened choir girl with a taste for the finer things, sings at the local juke joint when her husband is away. Its not long before she’s tempted by the flesh.…
Ning has some great new applications for our social networks. One that I recently discovered is Nutshell Mail (image below). It's via Constant Contact, and it basically gives you a complete overview of the most recent activity on the network from new videos and photos to blog posts and discussions. Plus you can… Continue
Time. We all wish we had more time. I personally can never find enough hours in the day to do it all and yet folks are always asking me, how in the world do you do it all? (lol) Well alright, a few days ago I posed a question, "What would you ask me if we were on the phone right now?" A few of you responded, so I know yall are still listening (lol). I decided to… Continue
I'm the kind of entrepreneur that wears many hats (I don't like to), but many times I have to. SO at some point I realized if I wasn't going to spend a ton of money on my business I had to spend time on it to make it grow, which is what I did. Out of that came all my marketing tips that you all love to read, in which I basically show you how to put on the marketer hat and push your business for yourself.
BUT truth be told when you have other things going on in… Continue
So far nearly 80% of women surveyed say it is hard to find underwear in their skin tones. I believe we should stop waiting for ‘someone else’ to solve this problem, but I need more women to take part in the survey. The more who take part the more credible the survey… Continue
If I had to guess where most of Walmart’s money comes from, I would say it comes from the people who shop at Walmart everyday or at least a few times a week. These people, generally aren’t people who are going to Walmart because they saw an advertisement or commercial. They shop at Walmart because they are existing customers who like the products and the prices.
Let’s take that Walmart example and apply it to your business. Are you making steady sales like Walmart or are you getting… Continue
Have you ever visited Dolls Like Me? Its a wonderful online store featuring multicultural toys that many parents often have a hard time finding and toys, which of course every kid loves! As the founder of both BBWO and the Black Moms Club, I think one of the best parts of what I do is being…
Alright ladies, you know I like to keep you in the loop so here is the BIG news... there are officially 3 spaces left in my SistaSense Circle, a group for 10 women who want to learn how to get better at selling their information online (eBooks, services, coaching, etc.). So if you are ready to join, (… Continue
If there is one thing I have learned in all my time online its that everybody is different. Some folks like to read, some folks like to listen, and other folks like to watch. SO I decided to turn my audio, The 3 Things Blocking Your Online Business into a quick video for those of you who haven't had a chance to listen in yet.
Have you ever wanted to be a fly on the wall of a really good conversation? I feel like that sometimes, which is why I decided to give you a quick listen in on the first 6 minutes of our 1st SistaSense Circle Session. Again, in case you haven't heard, the SistaSense Circle is a 4 Week Telecourse + Consultation Session for 10 women in my circle who want to learn how to be better information entrepreneurs online. So for those of you who… Continue
Let me start off by saying if you leave me a funky comment (lol), I’m going to assume you just read the title GOT really offended and decided to go OFF on me before I put You On to some things I’ve heard, learned, and experienced as far as working with black women online.
Now before I go any further, let me be clear (as I’m sure you already know this), I am a black women entrepreneur / blogger who works mainly with black women, but what a LOT of black women are… Continue
Yesterday I had a feeling a few women still wanted to be apart of the SistaSense Circle (4 Week TeleCourse on Selling Information Online), but couldn't start with us on Wednesday SO I decided to extend the registration deadline to this Friday, August 20th. Its always good to follow your intuition because as luck would have it one of my readers sent me… Continue