I saw this great video about how to do white-hat link building. Link building is a terrific way to build relevance with a brick-by-brick approach. The speaker had a lot of solid ideas until he came to one element. To paraphrase: "get your intern to search for new link directories and input your site." The indelible part: "Your intern." An intern is an unpaid person who toils on your behalf to learn at the master’s feet. If you are trying to earn your first $10,000, you have not mastered this gig yet so no one has likely flocked to your cause.
In steering this ship on the quest for the first $10,000, I have charted a course to an online only venture. There are lots of sites to help you sell doodads or do drop shipping. In fact, the online only venture does end up with physical products, but that's the icing on top of the cake of online content creation.
There are moon bases on the dark side of the Moon!
Well, not really. But the dark side of the moon-- is unknown to us. We look at the moon almost every night but we never see the dark side of the moon. The same is true with the world of audiences and niches.