Episode 001 – What is a subscription business model?

Level: Profit, Podcast

Episode 001 – What is a subscription business model?? In this first episode of the brand NEW Wham! Bam! Business Plan! podcast, we’re going to be talking all about what having a subscription business model IS and how this type of revenue can move your business into the new age of an online business. So before we begin, just a quick reminder. This show is brought to you by the Wham! Bam! Business Plan! membership site for subscription revenue, a success…

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How To Launch A STUNNING Membership Site for Under $200

Level: Profit

(This post contains affiliate links…which means, if you choose to check out the systems and PURCHASE, I’ll get a commission.  I ONLY recommend tools and systems I use myself and absolutely adore.) CREATING A MEMBERSHIP SITE ISN’T OUT OF REACH FOR YOU…AT ALL!! HA!!!!!  The world said I couldn’t multi-task…and I said: “WATCH ME!”. Well…sorta. This morning I wrote an email AND a blog post at the same time.  Jane Travis, a long time Uncork Your Dork community member, shot…

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Step by Step: How to Write This Year’s Business Plan

Level: Foundation

Create Your 2018 Small Business Plan 2017 was a PRETTY phenomenal year for Uncork Your Dork…and MOST of that was due to an amazing year of plans and STICKING to them. Whether it was goal setting, project planning or daily to-do lists…EVERY morning, I knew what my mission in business was. SO…instead of popping into your inbox today with one of a hundred “Happy New Years!!!” messages (BTW…HAPPY NEW YEARS!!!!), I wanted to kick start your 2018 with some seriously…

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How to Design a Viral Pin and How to Completely Screw It Up

Level: Growth

If you’re new to the UCYD community (WELCOME!!), let me explain something about how I work. I’ll be the first to admit that I know a lot…but I also know practically nothing. I did NOT go to business school. I did NOT magically gain over 5,000 followers in one weekend or find a mythical business unicorn that showed me “How to Make $2k in 24 Hours”. (Gotta love a good alliterative title, though!) What I HAVE done is try EVERY…

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If you don’t have these…you don’t have a successful business blog…

Level: Foundation
successful-small-business

She Owns a Successful Business Blog World? Meet Maggie. (Don’t you just love the name Maggie?) . Maggie is a stay at home mom to an AMAZING 4 year old son who thinks he’s Batman. (Although I’m pretty sure Maggie’s the superhero in this story.) Every day, Maggie wakes up at 7am (because Batman is lovingly trying to stick string cheese up her nose) to get coffee started, breakfast made, superheros dressed and sales accounts scanned. She MIGHT be a stay…

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What the HELL is going on at UCYD? (Re-branding, Summits, and the Membership)

Level: Foundation, Level: Growth, Level: Profit
how to rebrand a blog

We have SO much going on in the business right now…that I thought you guys might want a sneaky peaky into WHAT the hell is going on in the biz, WHY we are making those decisions, and HOW we are making it all happen. Specifically, I’m going to be chattin’ you guys up on: Why I decided this biz needed a rebrand… and HOW we put the new brand into action. I’m going to give you guys a quick step-by-step…

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Step by Step: Creating My Insanely High Converting Sales Pages

Level: Profit
create a gorgeous sales page

**A few of the links in this article ARE affiliate links…meaning I’ll receive a commission if you choose to purchase them!  BUT, I only recommend tools I love and tools I’m a pro at using. If you ever have any questions about the systems or tools I use…simply comment below or shoot me an email at terradawn@uncorkyourdork.com. ** How To Create a Gorgeous Sales Page: Alright guys…THIS is a big one.  I am fully aware that going into this tutorial,…

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Top Forty (Unconventional) Tips for Traffic Building

Level: Growth
Blog Traffic Tips Ebook

Before we begin…THIS is a long ass post, my friends.  It took me four days to write and format.  Now, I’m aware you are a busy, busy blogger…so you probably don’t have time to sit here for an hour and a half reading…AND you probably don’t want to keep this link open in your browser as you work your way through three tips a day! SO…with this in mind, I’ve provided the entire text below, but I’ve ALSO put together…

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THE Three Steps to Scale and Grow Your Business Quickly

Level: Growth
how to grow your business

The word “scale”, even outside of the entrepreneurial world, has a TON of different meanings (thanks SO much English language…). Scales for weight, scaling buildings in a single leap, scales on the lizard man, singing your scales….ALL THE SCALES!!!!! One type of scale the “normal folk” don’t use? The business growth scale. Look through your inbox. How many times do you see the phrase “Scale your business…” or “Scale your income…”? Scale simply means “to grow”…and it’s THE most important…

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A Little Inspiration: How to Be Brave in Business Like Larry

Level: Foundation
larry walters

Be Brave in Business: The Story of Larry Walters Well before 1982, Larry Walters had a dream. Larry wanted to be a pilot. He wanted to soar above the earth on wings of steal and see life like a giant standing above an anthill. He spent his teenage years dreaming and planning…and when he came of age, took the test to become a pilot in the US Air Force. Alas, a dream does not a reality make. Due to his…

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