The dangers of shady deals

The dangers of shady deals

It’s one thing to buy a mildly successful or barely failing website and work on it to turn out a profit; it’s a completely different thing if the website receives large amounts of unknown traffic. As I have mentioned in a previous post, most of this automated, free, or cheap traffic that is bought on the internet comes from hidden iframes and simulated clicks. Simulated clicks may be fine at first (more complicated laws), but the iframes are where issues…

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How to make a good investment on Flippa

How to make a good investment on Flippa

Whether you want to spend $30 or $50k on Flippa, there are a few considerations you need to keep in mind in order make a good investment. Risk is involved in any investment you make, so it’s important to know that there is no guaranteed profit. However, certain investments can definitely be bad, so I prepared a short checklist of items to keep in mind before buying on Flippa 1- Know what you want I want a website that can…

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The Internet Can Lie Well

The Internet Can Lie Well

What we know so far As I mentioned in my first post, I had been somewhat scammed into buying this website on Flippa.com with the promise of a lucrative passive income. The guy who sold it to me was so authoritative in asserting that the site was legit. I had various conversations via email with him. His feedback was all at 100% and the reviews indicated he was a good seller. Backed by all the online reports that claimed the…

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How it all started

How it all started

The story began when I discovered Flippa, the website and domain name auction website. Which is a very good resource if you’re trying to do the above. So I enthusiastically marched forth. Armed with confidence and lots of ignorance, I started scouring the site for a good deal. That’s where I made my first mistake. While good deals are aplenty all around us, there are always things that are too good to be true. I’ve always assumed that I knew…

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