by InWait
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I just came across this and thought I'd share. These are actually from a site revolving around journalism, but I think they can easily be adapted for other endeavors (such as online marketing of course)

Do what you can — now.
Use what you can — now.
Build what you can — now.
Take risks.
Be public.
Think creatively.
Trust that things will fall into place.
But do what you can to make them fall into the right places.
Never stop looking forward.
Find your purpose, define it, and live by it.

Here's the site they were originally posted on. It goes on to explain each of the above.

11 lessons from a site launch - Online News Association
  • Profile picture of the author lotsofsnow
    to summarize:

    Just do it!


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  • Profile picture of the author aardanyul
    It's hard to keep motivations up sometimes. I love looking through youtube videos like Will Smith, whose really great at motivation.

    “You live longer once you realize that any time spent being unhappy is wasted.” Ruth E. Renkl

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  • yeh.. Just do it..
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  • Profile picture of the author Kal Sallam
    "just do !t" ----> The Nike Slogan.
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  • Profile picture of the author joekoffi
    Yeah... Take action right now. don't wait
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  • Profile picture of the author ibacklinkpro
    It's those who can win the battle of doing what you need to instead of what you want to, even when it's hard that will find success. This thing of doing it now is simply say no to playing an hour of Xbox or Watching TV, even surfing the web and do the hard and boring thing, like write a blog post.

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  • Profile picture of the author luckyshah290
    Nice one .. thanks for the tips ..
    You are right .. most people live in their past and some in the future ..
    but the first three suggests you to live in the present and do marketing from the tools you have and Focus on your current goals ..

    Thanks once again ..
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    • Profile picture of the author nik0
      Indeed put your hands to work. Thats the reason I started a for sale thread here, so I MUST work when people pay, no option to be lazy anymore
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  • Profile picture of the author vince wicks
    Thanks for those tips. They are really motivating. I've been working on a project of mine and it's really good to remotivate and get me working on it again. It's OK that the tips are originally for journalists because bloggers are per se jounalists but just on the web.
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    • Profile picture of the author myiphoneapp
      nice tips! thanks for sharing!
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  • Profile picture of the author Tessa Holmes
    Simple rules: focus, stop chasing 'shiny objects'. Take action!
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  • Profile picture of the author Pamellalovely
    Nice tips and also nice video...Thanks for sharing this
    Why you are waiting ? Do it fast....
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