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This 25-year-old makes $500,000 a year tweeting random facts

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by Asif WILSON Khan, Jul 17, 2016.

  1. Asif WILSON Khan

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    That's amazing. I could live with tweeting cool facts and earning money.
     
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    oh oh, I think he learned from BHW though.
     
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    sometimes it's ment to be for someone to do stuff, most of those people dont plan to make such money, it just comes by it's self, who though that a normal person would have biggest youtube channel in the world (talking about pewdipie)
     
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    LUCK
     
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    So despite starting in 2009 and spending his time building up a brand and a business model, you put it all down to luck?
     
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    Of course it's luck , thousands of others have tried this "facts" niche . sometimes all u need is luck to have people like ur silly content.The only "hard work" this guy do is add a little spice to the facts to make it friendlier to idiots.
     
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    Bro, if you have the right strat and the right amount of money, you can scale this kind of stuff easily. Imagine if you started in 2009. With around $500. You can use some techniques to get your twitter account to a bunch of followers and in a matter of months, you'll have thousands as an audience to market your "facts" to.
     
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    If you believe in luck as a factor then you will probably be unlucky in business. If anything, you could say it was down to timing but even then it takes skill and dedication to build something from zero to 6 figures.
     
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    You don't believe in luck ? Then what do u think about "viral" videos ? How bout the morons out there who are famous because of 1 viral video or act who are making 6 figures thx to their 5 min fame ? It's easy to build something when you get a huge boost , and it happen when u least expect it , not when u plan it . Try to work hard and build something for 6 months, without luck, it won't work. It doesn't take rocket scientist to be popular.
     
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    I am talking about building a business not making a Viral video, the 2 things are in no way related.
    Some people will read the above story and take inspiration from it, others will write it off as luck.
    Always amazes me when people put down entrepreneurs as being lucky rather than hard working talented individuals.
     
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    Defining an individuals success as mere luck sometimes is just a screen for one's own shortcomings.
     
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    I love Kris! been following him for like a year now! I'm surprised as he never posts shoutouts on instagram.
     
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    Thomas Jefferson once said "I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more of it I have".
     
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    Love It!!!
     
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    he got in early, that has been done to death now. like any good business idea timing is important.
     
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    If he cuts down the middle man (the publishers), he can make way more than $500k, unless the publishers are recognizable big brands of course and not random webmasters like BHW members :D
     
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    Fact! I don't know why some people believe others are successful because they have more luck. No they aren't lucky, they just work harder and smarter than a lot of us who haven't achieved same results.
     
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    Its not just that either - I think especially in IM people look in from the outside, and for example with a micro niche site, they will think oh, this is what everyone does - buys a domain, pays someone $20 for 10 pages of content, orders an SEO package for $150 and then ranks.

    But in reality those who are successful spend a LOT more time and effort in doing it all properly, high quality, researched, etc etc etc. But those people don't really publish the extra stuff they do that makes each and every method actually work.

    Its really got to be the same in the twitter niches and similar - I cant imagine how many people out there get a bunch of fact memes and set up auto posting and hope to make millions (Actually I admit I tried it myself :)) but the reality is that will never make you money - the people like this guy who are making serious money from doing it will be adding so much more value to the venture than most - thats my opinion and not fact but I would put money that I am right.
     
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