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Malaysian bloggers, time to prepare for tax declaration

Update: Tax declaration decline has been extended by LDHN to 30 June 2020 (for BE form) and 31 August 2020 (for e-B submission) due to Covid19 It is soon going to be April and it is time to submit your income tax declaration. In this article, I would write about the preparations required for submissions. [...]

The magic of batching up blog posts

Lately I have discovered the benefits of batching up blog posts instead of writing all blog posts at once. This means that instead of completing one entire cycle from start until the blog post is published, I would perform the similar task in batches. Typical task of publishing a blog post would involve: 1. Brainstorming [...]

Tips for starting a website to increase sales for your company

I was speaking to someone who is involved in the profession of selling second hand cars. It is a family business. Basically each day he would set a target to complete certain posting of cars for sale in Facebook, Instagram and sites like Mudah.my. The company does not have an official website. It does not [...]

Why religious and NGOs need to have a proper website

When I google on some places of interest or NGOs, I am surprised that many organizations, including well known ones do not have a ‘proper’ website or web presence.  If you are part of a religious organization or NGO, it is important to set up your own site. What I mean by ‘proper’ website is: [...]

The best way for an Asian blogger to monetize is via Adsense

In Asia countries such as Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, the best way for an average blogger to monetize your blog would be via Adsense, that is featuring advertisement in your blog. Exceptions from this would be: 1. If you blogging to promote your small business- then the focus should be to advertise your own business [...]

Can you blog while holding a full time job or still in studying?

Full time job while blogging part time

The short answer is YES but it would come with a price and you must prioritize and be disciplined. I starting blogging on the side for a few years while holding a full time job. That time, I had a dream to quit my day job and turn my passion of blogging into a full [...]

Planning and scheduling your blog posts when you would be away

Established bloggers and YouTubers generally try to stick to a fixed publishing schedule for consistency. You would notice that especially with YouTube, after asking you to subscribe if you are new to the channel, it would usually be followed by ‘I publish new content every ___’. The schedule must be something that you can realistically [...]

Organize the journey of your site through a blog progress journal

My blog progress journal

I have been blogging for more than 10 years. There have been time when I needed to go in to redo steps on a site and could not remember how I have done it previously. This caused me to spend a lot of time to search for the steps again- and sometimes I am not [...]