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Giveaway / free $100 Google Adwords coupon.

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by zero-day, Aug 8, 2012.

  1. zero-day

    zero-day Regular Member

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    Whoever can give the best "rags to riches" success story gets the coupon.
    No b/s, no method explaining, just a story, a true story.
    Let the posting begin.
     
  2. -ReX-

    -ReX- Power Member

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    Just saying, those vouchers are with like $1 so don't expect an essay :)
     
  3. MaverickonRoids

    MaverickonRoids Power Member

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    Actually, 50 cents on Fiverr. ;)
     
  4. AlexJamesDean

    AlexJamesDean Newbie

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    I used to live with my mom in Tottenham a widely known area for gang violence crimes in London, England. I was in college at the time and learned about a site called Thomann.de its a cheap studio equipment online store. I set up my own site and started selling their products for RRP Turned a huge profit within the first 4 months. Hope you liked, AlexJamesDean
     
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  5. tennispro47

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    if you give me this coupon, hopefully i can turn into a success story. need a coupon to test out a method i found here.
     
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  6. motzart

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    Started my first website here with absolutely no knowledge on a $1 coupon for GoDaddy, used blogger as the hosting. Made $3,000 through that site, within the first year, which cost me one dollar.

    Now I'm onto bigger and better things, but a (What is it?) 3000% profit margin is nice :D
     
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    aspe_heat Power Member

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    I was a poor guy. One day, I found a wallet with over $30,000 in it. I became rich.

    Hope it's good enough :)
     
  8. B. Friendly

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    Another thread just today gave away 19 of these, just for posting in the thread. My rags to riches story is that I realized how much of my time I waste on crap that I really don't need, when I could get the same crap with a whole lot less effort somewhere else. The End. Can I have $100 cash instead of Ad-Words credit? Thanks.
     
  9. zero-day

    zero-day Regular Member

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    I know their not worth virtually anything.
    Had two motives for doing this -
    1) to give away the voucher
    2) to help motivate the people that read the stories.

    I know their not worth anything, but I never use them, figured I would help a fellow bhw member out.

    @AlexJamesDean
    How's the studio and all been working out for you?
    Still turning a profit?
    Either way it's knowledge and promoting entrepreneurship.

    @motzart
    First off - nice name, Motzart and Beehtoven are my favorite as far as classical music go. Symphony no. 9 is a personal favorite.
    3000% ROI is very nice.

    One thing for everyone to remember "Knowledge is power".
     
  10. Allnightlong

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    A story thread? Why not, I guess I could share something:

    I used to got down the route society had paved for me - school, find a 9-5 job and life like a zombie.. I thought there had to be more in life, so I started out looking for ways to increase my income, qucikly finding out that the internet was the ideal place for that. Tried this and that, lost a few hundred bucks but never my motivation. I did "this" as a side job, made about $50 a month with AdSense and stuff like that.

    Back in 2007, around the time I registered on BHW, I was sitting in class at a university, studying business administration. I wasn't paying attention to the professor, but instead was playing with the numbers of a recent campaign I had run, scaling stuff up in my mind. The number that I came up was around $8.000 a month. I was shocked. I calculated everything again and again, but still:
    Eight. Thousand. Dollars. Per month.
    So I thought "I have to do this right now!", got up and walked straight out of the lecture, right past the professor. Best feeling in the world.

    I never came back. It turned out to be a little less cash, around 5.000/month, but that was more than enough to get me hooked. It did not last long, only a few months (blackhat at its best ;) ) but ever since I have been making my living on the internet.

    Have seen ups and downs, made six figures, spent it all, made nothing at all for a certain (recent and horrible) period but now I'm doing okay again.

    That's the short version of my story, hope you like it.


    PS: I'm not saying that anyone should quit there education - having no backup at all and losing your online inome is really serious trouble. I was young when I quit university, probably would not do that again.
     
  11. AlexJamesDean

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    Yes, i am still turning a profit and i am currently living in a 5 bedroom house in Akron Ohio
     
  12. xchip

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    Just got one today from v i s t a p r i n t. $100