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Your Crap At Internet Marketing - It's Time To Smell The Coffee

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  1. kez1000

    kez1000 Supreme Member

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    Yo

    Enough is Enough - It's time for you to call it a day

    I've been a member here since 2009 and yes I used to be chained to my Computer for 16hr per day
    trying to make a full time living online.

    I crated over 50 websites, 10 youtube channels, facebook and 100'sof twitter accounts. I had 1000's of proxies and spent $100's on FB and Google Ad's, VPNs, PPV, CPA and offline SEO just to name a few.

    Yes I made a few $1000 here and a few $1000 there on a few methods. But when I calculated the time spent on getting that bank i would of been better off working in a normal job.

    But there came a day when I had to get real with myself and realise these 3 things

    1. Autopilot millions was very illusive.
    2. I was crap at IM
    3. The time ROI was poor

    So I got into property and I found out that I was very good at it and I make £1000's from it.

    What am I saying.. well the quicker you discover you are crap at IM the quicker you will discover you are an excellent Landlord, entrepreneur, business owner, Husler, sports person or what ever.

    BUT you may also be cut out to be a great IM'er ... Just giving you some options
     
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    ambushiv11 Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Yo, wtf?

    Why do you talk about me? :D
     
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    Interesting take and it's something I think about from time to time. I have been doing IM full time for 7 months now and have made some great progress. But I also tell myself that there's always the possibility that it could all crash or I just never truly break through and get to where I want to be financially. Which will then lead to me pursuing a different career path.
     
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    i hate reading threads like these
     
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    Here in my country, you need to graduate college, have years of experience and apply to different company just to get a salary of $300 - $400 per month. I'm trying to make money using IM and save as much as I can so I can be financially free in the future. I was a high school dropout, but I will go back to school in 2017 or 2018 to finish high school and get Computer Science. Not because I want to work offline, but because I want to Learn Programming / Web Developing to make my own sites,bots and continue on Internet Marketing.

    i think it depends on where you live and the salary and expenses there.
    in 3rd world countries, wage are low so it's better to just work online and make more money than working offline. it's unstable but if you know how to adapt. you can just deal with the updates and keep making money, save and invest to offline business or somewhere stable and just quit IM when you're succesful.
     
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  6. Skyebug77

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    Everyone has different skills and abilities. Glad you found your hustle. Id suggest the things you learned about IM will help you even further in a successful niche that you have made money in.
     
  7. kez1000

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    they do :)
     
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    So all was not lost :)
     
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  9. batiatus

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    For people from 3rd world countries, IM can be really way to go. For example, a recent graduated doctor makes about 1000$ in my country. it is like$33 per day. I know lots of people make more than $50 with an instagram account. Do the math.
     
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    You are what you precive and you reap what you sow. It's all a mind game, and once buy into something you can become trapped or set free. It's Mind over Matter on everything! You obviously are not going to trash years of hard work and money. Get help where you need it and push on!
    The alternative is having a Big Boss Man Control You?
     
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    THIS.
    Im still undergraduate but I earn average monthly salary in our country doing nothing (just a couple of cpa sites ranked) Do I like IM ? Yes I do. (at least for now) I will continue IM even if I hate this later.. why ? easy money yo.
     
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    Property - Are you developing and flipping or a landlord renting ?

    Renting is fine until you get the scummy little shits who trash your property, or those who divert their housing benefit direct to them to pass on to you, don't bother meaning you're 3 months with no rent then facing months to get an eviction, thanks to the local authorities and legal system making it harder to evict the squatters.
     
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    sorry, couldn't resist.
     
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    I like this post a lot. Some people need to read this.

    Thanks!

    IGKing
     
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  15. kez1000

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    I buy and rent out rooms to professional tenants. then take out the equity and buy again. but you do get the odd Joker that screws things up... it feels
    like when you make £2,000 from a method and then you wake up and your accounts been banned. that happened to me twice on unruly video network.. lol
     
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    IM is not for everyone.
     
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  17. kez1000

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    exactly.....
     
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    OP your icon fits your post perfectly. I pictured that guy reading it to me and it makes total sense now.

    I don't disagree with you. Your post just looks like it was written by a very special person.
     
  19. kez1000

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    Hey that very special person was ME!!! :) it's the truth that why it hit home for some people.. :) :)
     
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    You absolutely do not need school just to learn programming or web development. It is much faster to just buy a few programming books and do it yourself. Self-education is much better than formal education.

    On the other hand... If you want to get a job as a programmer then yes, go finish school because employers place value on a formal education.