3 reasons why a blog is a good for your book, business or product

I heard the phrase a while ago (and I believe it), any idiot can write a book, but it takes a genius to market it.

A corrollary to that, or at least a related thought… there are lots and lots of good products and business ideas…but what good are they if nobody knows about them?

The number one reason why businesses fail – the people running the company don’t

Graphic representation of Google AdSense meetup in Silicon Valley

Here it is …. a court sketch artist type showed up at the recent Meetup with Google AdSense and Blogger Team members.

Missed it? You can experience it via these graphic representations.

Were you there? You can experience it again by viewing these images…maybe even find yourself in them.

Unique to say the least. Fun, too.

A guy can hope, can’t he? That the Google teams will come back. They said they would….good news for those of you who could not make it. And in the evening, too!

4 keys to good AdSense placement on your blog

Last week, 3 Google teams came to present at a Meetup I organized:  AdSense, Blogger and Policy.

Lots of information was shared…nothing earth shattering and nothing that can’t be found by viewing Google policies.  Still, it was refreshing and personal for Google to send real people to answer real questions from real users.

 

Here is one, or 4 nuggets.

The keys to good AdSense placement. Ads should be

1.  Above the fold = make the ad visible without scrolling down