How Elon Musk’s New Rocket Helped My Online Store Take Off

By Dennis Last update February 14, 2018 Comments: 2

Last week was one of the most crazy and awesome weeks of my entrepreneurial journey. It all started on Tuesday at 2:15 am when my phone alarm buzzed me out of bed. I jumped up (yes that’s what I do) and started setting up my workstation in the living room. I opened up the blog […]

Building From Scratch – January 18 Update

By Dennis Last update February 9, 2018 Comments: 2

January marked the fifth(!) month of operations for Apes in Space, the online store I started to sell space posters. During the last couple of months, it has slowly chugged along, making the odd sale here and there. I have to admit, it’s slowly eating away my motivation. There just is not enough consistent traffic […]

The Confusing Thing About Google Shopping Campaign Priority

By Dennis Last update February 2, 2018 No comments

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Icon by Noun project Google Shopping campaign priority is a pretty advanced concept. It might seem pretty simply and straightforward, but its not. I’ve seen many Adwords accounts where smart business owners have done the hard work to get their campaigns set up correctly, but get the campaign priority wrong. This causes their campaigns to […]

How To Do Keyword Research For Google Adwords

By Dennis Last update January 16, 2018 Comments: 2

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lab icon by Felix Westphal There are tons of great articles on how to do keyword research. And rightly so. Finding the keywords that are most important to your business can be extremely valuable. Unfortunately, most people’s attempts at keyword research ends up in a folder on their computer. I’ve been guilty of this myself. […]

Starting An Online Store From Scratch: Month 4 Update

By Dennis Last update February 10, 2018 Comments: 3

  December marked the fourth month of operations for Apes in Space, my online store that sells space posters. In the last couple of months I’ve slowly figured out how to grow traffic. But the results haven’t been exactly stellar. I’m happy to say that last months was different and I’ve finally made some sales! December […]

Starting A Store From Scratch: Month #3 Update

By Dennis Last update February 8, 2018 Comments: 2

Three months ago, I launched an online store called Apes In Space where I sell space posters. The first months were all about getting everything set up and to start some of the foundational marketing activities. But without many orders to show for. November was a busy month, I started running Facebook ads and there was the […]