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Web Business Weekly #41

By James Rose - July 18, 2018 - 0 Comments

Do you ever get the feeling that you’re on the verge of burnout? I’ve got it right now. It’s a strange feeling… a kind of anxious jittery-ness. Gotta keep checking my phone in case I miss something… I’m even typing this from the gym, which is meant to be a break. Here’s proof, I even made … Read more

Web Business Weekly #40

By James Rose - July 11, 2018 - 0 Comments

This has been one crazy week. There’s been SO much to stay on top of with the launch of the new podcast. If you’re already crazy busy, I’d probably not recommend starting one unless you want to melt your brain like I’ve done. (Kidding, if it’s something you really want to do, you should do … Read more

A simple outreach strategy to get a consistent flow of qualified leads to your digital agency

By James Rose - July 9, 2018 - 2 Comments

I’ve been on the lookout for a way that agencies can get a consistent flow of qualified leads with a repeatable system. Darren has that. In this interview, we dig into how that process works, what needs to be done and how to outsource it. Apply for Darren’s service at 00:15 Who Darren is … Read more

Web Business Weekly #39

By James Rose - July 4, 2018 - 0 Comments

Let’s talk LinkedIn. You know… that social media network that not many people have worked out, except for a few that claim to be the master… Well, I recently experimented with some LinkedIn outreach for Content Snare. The results kind of blew me away. A big thing that held me back from doing manual outreach is … Read more

Web Business Weekly #38

By James Rose - June 27, 2018 - 0 Comments

Just a couple of quick things this week – nothing as deep as my recent ramblings about sleep 🙂 First up, we’re launching a website that will showcase the best resources for digital agencies and web freelancers. It’ll include tools, courses, books and basically anything that is going to contribute to you having an awesome … Read more

Web Business Weekly #37

By James Rose - June 20, 2018 - 0 Comments

Let’s talk about relationships. Not the kind that involve cuddling and nudity. The kind that grow your business. If you’ve known me for more than a couple of days, you’ll know how much I go on about partnerships and relationships as the most important thing in business. Consistent referrals make business easy, because warm leads … Read more

Website design questionnaire template

By James Rose - June 19, 2018 - 0 Comments
website design questionnaire

A website design questionnaire is one of the first touch points you have with your clients. It’s arguably the most important thing to get right in the entire web development process. It helps you understand your client’s wants and needs. If you don’t know what your client needs, the project might be doomed before it has even started. Check out this post for tools, questions to ask and to download our template to use with your clients.

Web Business Weekly #36

By James Rose - June 13, 2018 - 0 Comments

Have you ever considered using gifts as part of your business strategy? I just finished listening to a podcast episode* about exactly this. It was an interview with John Ruhlin, the author of Giftology. Some of the stories in this episode were freaking cool. This book is now next up on my reading list. It got … Read more

Web Business Weekly #35

By James Rose - June 6, 2018 - 0 Comments

First up, this is a quick reminder that WP Elevation is open. If you wanna stress less and earn more in your WordPress biz, this is one of the best moves you can make. I personally know a ton of people who’ve been through this experience. They ALL report how valuable it’s been for them, through processes, … Read more

Quitting an agency to double income in under 6 months

By James Rose - June 5, 2018 - 9 Comments

Just wow. I jumped on a call with Toni because she told about some wins she’d had in her business. Little did I know how well she has done to be able to double the income that she received working for another agency, in such short time. This call blew me away and there’s a … Read more


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