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What's your worst IM mistake?

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by hansarina, Apr 29, 2012.

  1. hansarina

    hansarina Junior Member

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    What's your worst IM mistake?

    Mine was depending on only one source of traffic


    What about you guys? What's your worst IM mistake? ?
     
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  2. sk8tavou

    sk8tavou Senior Member

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    Worst mistake? not starting before 7-8 years! :)
     
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  3. xxtoni

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    Where I could have been if I started just 5 years ago...depressing thought actually, haha.
     
  4. Autumn

    Autumn Elite Member

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    Not hammering the fuck out of IM years ago when it was much easier than it is now.
     
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  5. CPAKing11

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    Mine was promoting my own real business on MySpace in 2006.

    Yeah, that C&D came real fast.
     
  7. Indiigo007

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    Word.
     
  8. BassTrackerBoats

    BassTrackerBoats Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Not selling reshashed WSOs for 7.00 and not realizing Fiverr FTW!

    BK071 FTW!
     
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  9. SeoMall

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    I was bothered only with quantity of backlinks but not about quality.
    But it's in past!
     
  10. lanbo

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  11. PinguSpy

    PinguSpy Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    din't create forum ..
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    din't create Groupon LOL ..

    and many more... but my vision in this 2012 is to fix all my mistake I made before..

    new era of me.. now, I will work hard to earn $500 - $1000 perday.!
     
  12. ShadeDream

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    Not being organized and jumping onto to many things at once.
     
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  13. dgruergerugerhiye

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    Investing $x,xxx in tools i didn't need.
     
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  14. ankame

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    1. Wasting time trying different methods and not sticking to one!

    2. Spending too much cash on shiny new tools!

    3. Always trying to re-invent the wheel!

    4. Not sticking to my goals!

    5. Too many women!
     
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  15. marcus45

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    not reinvesting the money i earned
    didn't outsource the job
     
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  16. zherwin021

    zherwin021 Regular Member

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    Worst mistake? playing games while doing IM lol..
    playing online games eating so much time,
    but now im doing IM full time.. no online games anymore
     
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  17. Enklave

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    That I tried tens of methods how to make money, make nothing and than discover that all methods were already saturated.

    That was my IM start :chatting:
     
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  18. mikemeth

    mikemeth Power Member

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    Not inventing Facebook :p
     
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    Lack of consistency.
     
  20. Heatz

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    Not taking IM as the business it is soon enough.