of some of the big guns?
They're enough to make your jaw drop to the ground.
Well, guess what? You don't have to have a mega business model to be
Too many marketers look at these big guns and get discouraged because
they think they have to run these mega operations and have a list the size
of Texas to be successful.
You don't. I and many other marketers are living proof of it.
I am hoping some of my buddies here will share their simple business
models and, if not revealing exact dollar figures (I know that's personal)
give some idea of how successful they are with it.
No, I'm not looking for your guys who have all these employees and are
running mega operations. I'm looking for the one man shows. The simple
Essentially, I'm a digital info creator and affiliate marketer. I work alone,
spend very little on advertising, using mostly article writing and utilizing
free traffic methods such as safelists, traffic exchanges and so on, and I
make a little over 6 figures a year selling about 20 different products online
that I have either created or found as an affiliate.
Yes, I put in some long hours sometimes, but I am cutting back a lot these
I don't have the headaches of having to watch over employees or
outsourcing and for the most part, running my business is very simple.
I am by no means a big gun but I do okay.
Will I ever make 7 figures with this kind of operation? Probably not. But so
what? I don't need to make 7 figures. I'm happy with the life I have.
What's that you say? You want more than this?
Well, that's going to come at a cost. You will have to work with others
and expand your business, a lot. That's just the way it is.
I know people here personally who have very simple operations who are
doing very well. Like I said, I hope they'll chime in here.