Marya Jan

Marya Jan is a blogging coach and trainer for small business owners. She is the creator of Get 500 Subscribers e-course and teaches Business Blogging short courses in real life. Don’t forget to grab her free 10-part Blogging for Business email course. Like her on Facebook, she is very friendly!

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20 Ways to Skyrocket Your Reader Engagement

Sometimes you publish a post and put all your heart and soul into it and it falls flat. Sometimes the opposite happens. Something goes viral and you had no idea this would happen. Readers, eh? Who knows what they like? What pleases them? What sort of content do they want to like, tweet, pin, or +1? Read more

20 Ways to Supercharge Your Next Product Launch

Are you a brand new entrepreneur who is looking to launch their first product or service You feel excited, exhilarated and a tad anxious at the same time: “What if nobody buys?”, “What if people buy on the first day and then crickets? No more sales after”, “What if people don’t get what’s on offer?”, “What if they think the price is too high?”, “What if the buy now button doesn’t work?”  Or, you might be someone who already had a product launch – or two, and things did not go that well. Actually, that’s an understatement. Your launch sucked. Read more

40 Little Changes to Your Business Blog (For Big Results)

If you have been blogging for your business for a while without seeing any results, you might be thinking, “blogging just doesn’t work in my industry”, “what’s the point if nobody is reading my blog?”, “maybe I should invest more in paid advertising and try to get leads from other avenues”, “blogging is a waste of my time”, “I don’t know how to blog. I suck at blogging.” Let me tell you that blogging works in almost any industry when done right.

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Top 38 Books Every Online Entrepreneur Must Read

Entrepreneurs and small business owners are busy people. They have to-do lists a mile long. They are always prioritizing and editing their daily tasks. Most of them which won’t get done on the day. Not only they are running their businesses but also investing their own development – personal and professional both. Read more

20 Habits of Highly Effective Email Marketers

Think for a second about all the non-work related and personal emails you received in your inbox this morning. I am talking about all the newsletters you are subscribed to, the blogs you follow and the businesses whose lists you are on. Which ones of those emails did you click right open? Which ones did you delete straightaway? Read more

How to Create High Converting Webinars, Build Your List & Sell More

Webinars. You might love them, or hate them (if you do, this post is obviously not for you). However, you might just be intrigued about the whole idea of doing webinars. You have attended a few so you know that a webinar is so much more than a teleseminar because of the screen presentation options. You can do a personal speaker-style video, you can share your screen and walk your audience through a tutorial, or you can do a power point or keynote presentation. Read more

Copywriting 101: How to Create Words That Persuade and Sell

See those two life coaches over there who recently started their businesses? Both seem to have impressive qualifications, tons of experience and great testimonials. Both are publishing content regularly and seem active on social media. But notice one seems to be doing really well. They are usually fully booked and have a wait list and so it looks like people can’t wait to be work with them. Read more

Guest Posting 101: Receive Max ROI On Your Promotion

Guest posting. Guest blogging. Call it what you want, you have probably heard of it and already have an idea of what it looks like. You might have also heard certain people rave about it who built their entire businesses on the back of guest posting, or you might have listened to people grumble about why it is a big, huge waste of time and simply doesn’t work. Read more

Website 101: How to Give Your Website a Makeover

I want you to imagine that you are looking to hire a life coach. Specifically, someone who can help you sort out your relationship with your teenage daughter – a life coach specializing in family relationships. You might ask your closest friends if they can recommend someone, but you don’t want to ask publicly due to the sensitive nature of the topic. You don’t want people assuming you are a failure as a mom, or even a dad. Read more