February went by in the blink of an eye. I'm still trying to narrow down an exact new business to start up since discovering that my original idea was not monetize-able. I recently went to an entrepreneur event and heard some great presentations ranging from e-commerce sites to real estate investing and everything in between, really awesome and inspiring stuff.
I also got some great advice regarding a different way to create a product from my original website
January has been a challenging month, I've come to the conclusion that my website idea does not have as big of an audience as I originally thought. When I was researching the idea I did a google keyword search and came up with 10,000 monthly searches for the main keyword to my website. This month I went back and ran the keyword search again to look for similar keywords and realized that the exact match keyword search only produces 1,000 monthly searches, not sure what happened but my guess is that
Another month has flown by, I've been making good progress on adding content to my site, still not much traffic but I will be working on that more in 2013. I need a little more content before I feel ready to really promote the site full force. Here's some highlights from December:
+Added a lot of photos and videos to my site.
+Found a forum that is related to my site and have been posting pictures there, I need to find more related forums like this and post quality content.
+Launched my website. I still need to make a few tweaks and add more States but the majority of the site is up and running. One thing I've noticed is that when someone clicks on the Facebook "like" button and it posts a link to the site on facebook, no image shows up, just a link to the site and some text from the home page so I need to get that fixed.
+Joined a Mastermind Group with fellow fastlane forum members. We've had 2 meetings so far and it has
Here's a look at what happened with my site in the month of October:
+Added more pages and built more content for the site. It's still not ready for launch yet but I'm getting closer by the day.
+Went to Vegas and met up with fastlaner OnePercentStreet who was very friendly and gave me some great feedback and advice for my website. While in Vegas I also snapped some pictures that I can use on my website.
+I sent PMs to the judges who have that feature enabled