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18 Reasons Why You Should Start a Blog (& 9 Reasons You Shouldn’t)

If you’re wondering why you should (or shouldn’t) start a blog, this post is for you! My wife and I make thousands of dollars each month in display ad revenue from her blog. We also make a little bit of money from some of the newer blogs I’ve started like this one and studentofguitar.com. In […]

Online Business Models: 22 Paths to Consider [2021 Guide]

If you’re interested in online business models, and you’re wondering which to pursue, this post is for you! When thinking about online business models, I think it’s most helpful to take a macro perspective, looking at: service providing and product-selling business models, and which model and path within that model is best for your situation. […]

Laptop Lifestyle: What It Is and How to Live the Laptop Lifestyle In 2021

If you’re wondering what the laptop lifestyle is and how you can work towards a laptop lifestyle today, this post is for you! So what is a laptop lifestyle? A laptop lifestyle refers to the lifestyle available to anyone who can make a living from a laptop and internet connection alone. The term laptop lifestyle […]

Lifestyle Business Ideas to Consider Pursuing in 2021

If you’re looking for lifestyle business ideas you might consider pursuing in 2020, this is the post for you!  In fact, this blog is all about lifestyle business, what it is, and how you can build one. (My wife and I built jasminealley.com, a lifestyle business that makes us a modest income.) The following are […]

Lifestyle Design: What It Is and How to Do It in 2021

If you’re familiar with the idea of a lifestyle business, you may have heard the term, “lifestyle design.” So what is lifestyle design, anyway? Lifestyle design involves mapping out your ideal life, how much it will cost, and what business best supports this ideal lifestyle. This is step one in building a lifestyle business that […]

How to Build a Lifestyle Business You Will Love in 2021

If you’re interested in how to build a lifestyle business, you’ve come to the right blog!  That’s what this website is all about.  I’ve studied lifestyle businesses ever since I first learned about them in 2013.  Through study, trial, and error, my wife and I have built a lifestyle business that makes us a modest […]

What the No-Code Movement Is and How to Get Started with No-Code Development in 2021

So what it is no-code exactly? No-code describes the tools and the movement surrounding the tools enabling anyone to build software without writing code. Even though no-code is exploding in popularity, it still hasn’t exactly reached the mainstream. And if you haven’t heard much about no-code, creating software without writing code might sound too good […]

Lifestyle Business: What It Is and How to Start One in 2021

If you’re wondering what a lifestyle business is, you’re in the right place! So what is a lifestyle business exactly?  A lifestyle business is a business designed to help you prioritize your ideal lifestyle first, profits second.  I’ve been educating myself about this type of business and how it works since 2013.  And, with the […]

15 Interesting Lifestyle Entrepreneur Examples You Should Know About in 2021

If you’re looking for lifestyle entrepreneur examples, you’ve come to the right post. lifestyle entrepreneurs aim to build lifestyle businesses that enable them to prioritize their ideal lifestyle first, profits second.  I wrote a post about lifestyle entrepreneurship here that takes a deeper dive into this topic.  So who are some real-world lifestyle entrepreneur examples? […]