August 2008

The Juice Is Worth The Squeeze

by derek on August 29, 2008 · 40 comments

While reflecting on the thrill of achieving a front page digg, I could not help but think of the quote from the character Kelly in the movie The Girl Next Door: You wanna be president? Lemme tell you the first rule of politics; Always know if the juice is worth the squeeze. You know what […]


We Interrupt This Push Up Program…

by derek on August 28, 2008 · 19 comments

For the last few weeks, I have featured the latest 100 Push Up Challenge Recap each Thursday night. While there have been a few comments that indicate the recaps are not the most interesting posts, I was planning to continue with the next update tonight, at least until it happened. “What happened?”, you ask. It […]


Subwoofer Masturbation And Cool T-Shirts

by derek on August 27, 2008 · 26 comments

Looking at the title of this post, you might think that this is my submission for Darren Rowse’s Group Writing Project on Killer Titles but it’s not. No, the title of this post is simply a couple of random observations that I wanted to discuss tonight. Subwoofer Masturbation To be honest, I’m not quite sure […]


Last week I had mentioned that I had signed up for an affiliate account with Market Leverage but that I had been denied. Shortly after publishing the post, I had received a comment from a Publisher Manager at Market Leverage, Mike, who indicated that I would be receiving a phone call shortly to discuss the […]


Summer might be winding down but things are not slowing down here. The month of August featured discussions about making and spending money (which contributed to the bottom line in my efforts to blog for money) as well as winning free money. Thrown into the mix was another edition of our Q&A and an exciting […]


The following guest post is courtesy of Steve from Gadgets4nowt. Steve, one of our regular members, has agreed to share more about how to get free gifts online and the business he has built around that concept. If I had been asked the question just under two years ago, I would probably have just laughed […]


Last week I had commented that I needed to break the trend of not completing the third workout by the time that I wrote this recap post. Unfortunately, that trend is going to continue for at least one more week. While I was on schedule to complete the third workout today, I was invited to […]


Denied By Market Leverage…Twice

by derek on August 20, 2008 · 29 comments

If you have spent any time surfing the blogosphere recently, you’ve likely seen a good deal of publicity surrounding the affiliate company Market Leverage. John Chow has been running a Market Leverage affiliate challenge and not too long ago Enkay reminded us that Market Leverage is where its at. Of course you also have people […]


In an effort to expand the reach of your blog, you have likely signed up for a variety of social media sites and forums that are frequented by like-minded people. I’m no different, as you can see from this list of sites where you can find me. Awhile back I had signed up with Perfect […]


Speedlinking – The List Edition

by derek on August 18, 2008 · 11 comments

When we got together last week, we took a look at a handful of posts with the intent to further our education on a variety of topics. As we learn new things, we often start to make a list of what we want to accomplish with our new found skills. Therefore, this edition of Speedlinking […]