Archives for Andrew Murray

Andrew has traded the daily grind for a life on the road. He loves the lure of Australia’s wide-open spaces, solitude and isolation. Andrew and his wife Peta are experienced remote travelers, living the simple life on the road. They travel, work and live in their 4x4 truck camper. Andrew plans to build his Money-Making Website Top Wire Traveller to the point where it provides a regular income... enough to sustain their lifestyle on the road.

Reality Blog: My Ongoing Affair with Twitter — To Break Up or Make Up?

By Andrew Murray | May 17, 2019

Figuring out whether or not a particular social media network is good for your writing business or Money-Making Website can be confusing. Andrew shares his own hot-and-cold experience with Twitter.

Reality Blog: Stay Calm. Your Website Has Been Hacked…

By Andrew Murray | May 10, 2019

Few things are more frustrating and upsetting than discovering your website has been hacked… especially when the hack could damage your reputation. Here’s what to do to fix a hack and improve your website security.

Reality Blog: The Perils of Social Media… And 4 Ways to Avoid Them

By Andrew Murray | May 3, 2019

Social media can be an effective and fun way to broaden your reach and connect with new prospects. But it can also be a huge wast of time if you don’t take a smart approach…

Reality Blog: What Would You Do If a Client Didn’t Pay You?

By Andrew Murray | April 26, 2019

Few things are more rewarding than landing a new client, doing good work, and getting paid. But what happens when you don’t get paid? The reason probably falls into one of four categories. See what they are and how to deal with each.

Reality Blog: Using a Branded Hashtag to Grow Your Followers

By Andrew Murray | April 19, 2019

Hashtags have always been a bit of a mystery to me. I knew they were used in searches, but hadn’t really paid much attention, to be honest. I included them on some Facebook and Twitter posts, but really only when I wanted a specific company or industry organization to see a particular post. And late […]

Reality Blog: An Experiment with Pinterest Advertising… And a Surprising Bonus

By Andrew Murray | April 12, 2019

Andrew Murray shares the results of a small experiment he did with Pinterest advertising… one that had an unexpected bonus — a surprise boost to their Pinterest profile.

Reality Blog: Using Pinterest to Build Your Brand

By Andrew Murray | April 5, 2019

Using Pinterest to build your brand makes sense if you have a website or blog that uses lots of great images. Pinterest can drive traffic to your site without the same demands as other social networks.

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Reality Blog: A Change of Direction for Our Money-Making Website

By Andrew Murray | March 29, 2019

After a review with Nick and Heather, Andrew has decided to make some changes to his Money-Making Website. See what he’s doing to add more personality and connection to his site.