Meiré und Meiré: Transforming Water Architecture. Happy Ending – Ecommerce Plugins for Online Stores - Shopify App Store. We are obsessed with great customer service and for us the ability to engage at every step of the customer experience is crucial. It is of utmost importance to us that our customers leave our store with a great last impression. Currently it's not possible to customize the look and feel of the checkout process, especially the 'Thank You' page. As Shopify users we have gotten feedback from our top customers that once they have completed their purchase, the order confirmation page is cold and leaves them looking for more. With Happy Ending, we have taken the generic confirmation page and transformed it into an opportunity for your customers to become fans, and your fans to become advocates.
The Happy Ending App allows customers to be directed to your brand’s Facebook Fan Page, encourages them to share their great shopping experience via Twitter and share the product they bought on Pinterest. UPDATE: The new Happy Ending is released and it is much, much faster than the old iteration.
Yo no se' Resume' Usic May. Travelz. Craigslist Copywriting Techniques - How To Write Killing Ads - Dailymotion Wideo. Any Good SaaS Business and Startup Ideas Left? | | SaaS TimesSaaS Times. The Only 2 Real Excuses Why People Refuse To Take Cold Showers. Why Having an Idea Isn’t Good Enough To Be an Entrepreneur | Good Sense. An idea is just some vague assumption. Usually something that’s new or unique that you think other people woud love. All you have to do is build it. I made that mistake too. One of my ideas won a Twilio hackathon.
With a few friends I built a product that would take snippets of any webpage and send it to your phone. Nobody ever used the product. You Need To Do Customer Discovery You absolutely need to get to know your customers and get to know them well. So I went to every single gas station in SF and talked to customers while they pumped their gas. You Need To Build An Audience Again, an idea isn’t enough. People need to trust you before they buy from you. You need this core community of people that you understand. You Don’t Need To Worry About the Competition How often do you have an idea, work on it for a while, and then find a competitor doing the same thing? It’s good to know about competitors. Reddit never worried about Digg too much. Focus On Building a Business Not the Idea. How to Make an Extra $1,000/Month, Even if You Don’t Have Money to Get Started - My Money. There are realistic and legitimate ways for you to boost your income by $500 or even $1,000 per month, without spending a ton of money and time to get started.
Before I share them, I should be clear: It’s not easy to earn extra money. It requires real work and a willingness to try new things. Many people who start a side business feel uncomfortable or lost at the beginning. That’s simply part of the process. That being said, here are two ways that you can earn an extra $1,000 each month without spending money to get started and without working all day, every day. TaskRabbit TaskRabbit is a service that connects people who are willing to pay for jobs with people who have the skills to perform them. Before you start, TaskRabbit requires that each person go through a background check, video interview, and screening process.
The payment varies by job and location, but there are a wide range of options for a variety of skill sets. The downside? The Remora Method. About :: Butterfly WalletButterfly Wallet. Make art, make money — at the same time. I was speaking at a conference recently and my buddy pulled me aside. “You have to meet this guy Chase Jarvis,” he told me. “He’s one of the world’s best photographers.” Chase and I ended up sitting next to each other, and I learned some fascinating stuff about him.
For example, I learned that if he gets TEN photo clients per year — just 10 — that’s a “great year” for him. (Just think about that. He also runs a web show where he interviews people like Sir Mix-a-Lot (a personal writing hero of mine for his timeless classics), Tim Ferriss (who introduced us), and famous photographers. Anyway, at this conference, I ended up giving him some advice about the business side of photography while sitting on a bus, my usual spot for wisdom-dispensing, which he later wrote about: “No one has single-handedly given me better insight about the business side of art/photography than has Ramit Sethi.
The video is 90 minutes long and you guys are gonna love it. The Blog of James Clear. “You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say or do can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to an attorney. If you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed to you. Do you understand these rights as they have been read to you?” —The Miranda Warning IN THE SPRING of 1966, a man named Ernesto Miranda was arrested in Phoenix. There was just one problem. When the case went to trial, Miranda’s written confession was used as evidence. The United States Supreme Court overturned the Miranda ruling by a vote of 5 to 4 because “The person in custody must, prior to interrogation, be clearly informed that he has the right to remain silent, and that anything he says will be used against him in court; he must be clearly informed that he has the right to consult with a lawyer and to have the lawyer with him during interrogation, and that, if he is indigent, a lawyer will be appointed to represent him.”
Finding Ideas For Your Next Project. Oh dear - Dane Maxwell^ has a lot to answer for. First Nathan Barry ( Similar to the Nathan Barry situation, I felt that the Execute book (touted as a book about getting a product out the door in a week, written in a week, but not available in any other format than print for two months) was equally asking way too much for the lack of information given.
I wrote out this huge response to one of the designers and posted it on Dribbble, but deleted it after his response was merely "Thanks, we might do that later. " Basically it dwindled down to "Why? Who are you? What have you done? You've proven nothing to me on this one page site, which isn't even attractive in itself. We don't even execute a product together, you tell me how you do it, but that assumes too much on my capabilities.
Just really basic stuff that would have helped convince people that they were making a solid purchase. Yarn Stuff Sack - Organize your knitting in a Yarn Stuff Sack knitting bag. The Yarn Stuff Sack is a drawstring-closure stuff sack made out of our ultratough and ultralight Japanese 200 denier Dyneema®/nylon ripstop fabric. Yarn Stuff Sacks are available in three sizes: Small: 4.5" tall, 5" in diameter Medium: 6" tall, 6.25" in diameter Tall: 11" tall, 6.25" in diameter Medium and Tall Yarn Stuff Sacks are available in two versions: All Fabric and Clear Bottom. (Small is available in All Fabric only.) The Yarn Stuff Sack in All Fabric is opaque and made entirely out of our Dyneema®/nylon fabric. Inside the Yarn Stuff Sack is an openable triangular yarn guide designed to allow knitters to feed yarn through. Though originally designed for knitters, the Yarn Stuff Sack also makes a great organizational stuff sack — use it for storing a down vest or jacket, or various small accessories.
Materials: Construction: Specifications: Don’t Calm Yourself Down | Hustle Bear - by Judd Weiss. Have you ever swam in a powerful current? Try to swim against it and you are powerless, burning energy, losing control, moving backwards. Swim with it and you become a force of nature. Nobody’s fooling nobody. Hustling ain’t easy. You’re going to constantly face challenging obstacles that will make you uncomfortable. My years in college were pretty much a waste of my life.
The rush will come when something is a big deal. Now go kill ‘em all Expose yourself to your deepest fear; after that, fear has no power, and the fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. Tags: anxiety, calm, challenge, control, courage, energy, excitement, force, hustling, power, strength. How to find start-up ideas. Chris Dixon had an interesting post a while ago about how to find start-up ideas.
The advice boiled down to keeping a spreadsheet of ideas and talking to lots of smart people (entrepreneurs, potential customers, VCs, people at big companies). It’s good advice. Paul Graham also wrote in 2008 about startup ideas he’d like to fund. Here’s another way to come up with startup ideas: walk around your house or apartment, and look for “hot spots.” A hotspot can be an area of high information density, clutter, stress, disorganization, or any place that has a suboptimal solution.
Music CDs -> iTunes, Amazon MP3 store, doubleTwist, MP3tunes, etc. Okay, those all seem simple or obvious, right? Pile of business cards -> CloudContacts All of these take a hotspot in your home and inject a cloud or web element to make life easier, more efficient or better. Ideas are sitting all around where you live. I’ll stop with a story. 5 Ways to Find Your Center When Life Feels Overwhelming. “Within you, there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.”
~Hermann Hesse We’ve all had moments when life’s demands left us feeling stressed and scattered. In these moments, it’s helpful to have some simple tools to help us gain composure and come back to our center. Let me paint a picture for you of a scene from my daily life at its most overwhelming. On a recent Tuesday, I drafted my evening’s “to-do” list, which contained the following items: Go clothes shopping for my son, get groceries, cook up some dog food, cook dinner, give my son a bath, put laundry away, walk the dog, and prepare for a workshop that I was to present that weekend. Like most working parents, I have to fit a lot of tasks into a brief period of time on weeknight evenings.
Clearly all of those items weren’t going to get accomplished. I felt incapable of anything else. Still, even with a truncated list, my evening became chaotic very quickly. I can tell you what I do. 1. 2. SPI 037 : Monetizing in a Hobby Niche – Success Story Interview Series – 3. In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast I’m stoked to feature yet another success story from someone who has built a six-figure business online in a hobby niche that, to be honest, I never thought was possible to make a living from – at least online. Lain Ehmann from LayoutaDay.com shares an amazing story about how she’s built an online business in the scrapbooking industry!
Beyond her story, she shares a ton of incredibly useful information that I look forward to putting into practice myself someday. In this session you’ll learn about: Right click here to download the MP3 Items mentioned in this podcast include: I hope you enjoy this session of the SPI podcast! Lain has told me she would be happy to stop by every once and a while and answer any questions you may have. Here’s to all of your success! Are You Taking Advantage of Your Unfair Advantage? (7 Examples) I recently started to collect voicemail messages from my audience so that I could share their questions (and my answers) right in the middle of a podcast session.
The voicemail transcribed below from SPI Fan Tony P., however, is one that deserves its own blog post: “Hey Pat, thanks in advance if you can help me out. I’m feeling pretty bummed right now. Six months ago I had a great idea for an online business and I was really amped about it. I don’t even know why I’m calling you. Thanks for the voicemail Tony! An Idea Stopper I’ve spoken to a lot of people who are interested in starting an online business, and almost everyone goes through the same two-step cycle: An idea, followed by feelings of incredible excitement, hope, planning, mindmaps, wireframes and “what if this works!” At this point, some people persevere, while others move on to something else. That “external element”, also known as an “idea stopper” can come in many forms: Competition, on the other hand, can be seen. 1. 2. 3. 4. How To Become An Idea Machine Altucher Confidential. Posted by James Altucher Kelly Francis @KellyFrancisLaw: How do you know when you’re thinking too big or aiming too high (if that’s even possible)?
Answer: In the mid-90s I had an idea that lasted about the amount of time it takes to drink two beers. I say this because I had the idea at a bar and it was quickly squashed by the two friends I was with. I wanted to create a reality cable channel. (The SF Cast of “The Real World”) “What a dumb idea,” a friend said. The other guy said, “you’re not a big TV company. So I never thought about it again. My real problem was: I didn’t have confidence. Note: what might be too big for you (thinking of the next step) might not be too big for someone else (they might easily know, and not be afriad of, what the next step is). Two examples: I was first asked a similar question a few months ago and I replied that an idea would be too big if you can’t think of the next step.
Then I read about Richard Branson. (the young Jagger. B) Write down ten ideas. The Daily Practice. Powered by Infusionsoft.