Traffic, links, profits....you judge your performance and choose your feelings and vision and goals based on 24 hour periods.
Guys; in most cases, you are 100% stuck in employee mode. Employees usually think: "work for a day, get paid for that day." Salary-thinking. But this outcomes-based approach is almost always fatal in internet marketing because day to day results fluctuate - often wildly as you build up your business - and if you attach to fluctuating results, your:
change day to day.
This is something experienced Warriors have seen literally tens of thousands of times over the decades. You no longer work a job. Invest in the process, not outcomes. That's how entrepreneurs do it.
Wean yourself off of daily metrics checking. Try weekly. Then monthly. Fine tune if need be, or scrap everything, if you tire of your niche, but you are in a different game now.
How it works: work for free to improve your skills and to increase your exposure. Trust. Relax. Do not panic over numbers on a screen. In time, your improved skills and increased exposure inspire people to hire you and buy your stuff, because you will be a highly skilled IMer in a ton of spots.
Do not abandon this proven process because of 24 hour's worth of wild fluctuations. Trust. See your generosity through. Plus, the less you obsess over outcomes, the clearer you will get on laser targeting your campaign, leading to even greater success, Works like magic.