Craigslist Search Engine

The idea for this article came to me while I was writing about different Craigslist tools available for marketers and small business owners. It turned out that the most desired tool people are looking for is Craigslist search engine
It is true that for the biggest and the most popular classifieds website, an advance search technique should be applied whenever you are doing research on your competition or studying a specific niche. 
Basically, the issue can be divided into two parts:
     • A desire Continue reading

Craigslist alternative

Craigslist is the undisputed king among classified websites. But with all those rules, regulations and limitations your ads might not even be displayed on the site (“ghosting”). When people encounter all those problems, they start looking for Craigslist alternative. This can actually be a sound move since it is not with a 100% certainty that your offer will get the most exposure on Craigslist. With its rigorous Continue reading

Craigslist Ghosting

The following article on Craigslist ghosting is a sample chapter from “Craigslist For Small Businesses, Entrepreneurs and Marketers” 2nd edition eBook (link).

Many of the limitations and restrictions on posting can be found in Craigslist’s Terms Of Use (TOU).
Here are some of them:
• you can’t have more than one CL account,
• you can’t post in more than one geographic location,
• you can’t post in more than one Continue reading

Craigslist-tools

Those who have discovered the holy grail of free customers – Craigslist, are constantly in search of new Craigslist tools
You will notice yourself that Craigslist’s website design doesn’t look too modern and logically you might conclude that there are better options out there to surf through the vast number of ads. 
But if you are serious about your Craigslist game, simple surfing won’t do it. You want the latest tools that will give you the most popular search results in your category, send you Continue reading

craigslist-logo

If you are reading this article, there is a big chance that you’ve typed in Google “post on Craigslist” and you probably haven’t ever used Craigslist. Here you will learn how to do that. I also feel a great responsibility of introducing you to Craigslist and the benefits of using it.

A quick fact sheet before we dive into Craigslist posting. 
Craigslist is a classifieds website that works similarly to a board to which Continue reading

Start With Why Review

Most people who have read the book found out about the concept of “Start With Why” from Simon’s “Ted Talk” called “How Great Leaders Inspire Action.” Since 2010, when the video was posted, it has gained so far an astonishing 17 million views (link). That places Simon’s presentation in third place by popularity among other Ted videos which is quite an achievement (the first two are Continue reading

Craigslist Posting Service

If you landed on this page and are reading this very text – there is a big chance that you’ve asked google to search for: “Craigslist Posting Service.” 
If that is the case – you are probably not in your first day in business. You have your product or service up and running and are looking for ways to get more customers and close more sales. You also probably Continue reading

Yelp advertising logo on white background

The biggest challenge for any small business is “how to get customers” and Yelp advertising will partially solve it. Customers are the holy grail of a new company. They provide much needed cash flow and motivate the whole organization to continue developing a great company. 
Your product or services might be amazing, your business model might be a breakthrough in your industry, your employees might be top notch craftsmen, but unless you are getting enough sales from old or new customers – you don’t have a business.
“How do I get customers?” should be the number one question an entrepreneur asks himself before Continue reading

Pebble watch review

The Pebble Watch became one of the first commercial smartwatches available for the general public. “Smart” what? Yes, smartwatch. Just like a phone became a smartphone, once it started to perform millions of other tasks besides making a call, a regular watch now has become a smartwatch. Naturally you would wonder: “So what are those amazing tasks that a smartwatch can do? Can I travel in time now?”  Continue reading

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Let Me Introduce You to Azam.

When Azam was 17 he came to the US from Uzbekistan to build the American dream and has been occupied with this truly noble deed for the last 9 years. I met him at one of NYC’s  many “English as a Second Language” School which I was attending myself. Those schools, by the way, are always filled with types of people – young hustlers who are looking for challenges in life and are ready to move away from the comfort of their native cultures, languages, and countries. Azam is one of those who helps make NYC a melting pot, a city of dreams and inspirations like no others.

One of Azam’s friends was a Continue reading