What “Not Secure” Means in Chrome’s Address Bar (And How to Fix It on Your Site)


If you’re a Google Chrome user, you might have noticed certain icons next to domains in the address bar when browsing online. These icons include a green lock, a gray “i” inside a gray circle, and a red triangle with a white exclamation point in the center. While these icons may sneak by unnoticed, they…

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The Best Transcription Software of 2018: Top 5 Compared

A few short years ago, having an audio file transcribed wasn’t an easy process. You needed to hire a human transcriber, who often took hours and hours to transcribe even a short file — and for a price. Business owners were forced to make a decision between cost and quality, which left them without an…

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5 Business Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Follow


As business owners, we’re constantly absorbing new content. From blog posts to webinars, everyone seems to have a story to tell and information to share. This is great for entrepreneurs because there is always something new to learn. However, skimming through blog posts can get old and watching videos can be time-consuming. When you’re constantly…

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8 Automated Processes You Should Install in Your Coaching Business


Whether you’re just starting your coaching business or you’re a veteran to the industry, you probably have a lot on your plate. As a small team – or even a one-person show – it can be difficult to get everything done every day. Unfortunately, if you don’t complete your to-do list before the end of…

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How to Handle Failed Subscription Payments in Your Coaching Business


An online membership site can be one of the most profitable ways to grow your coaching business. As a digital portal to webinars, blog posts, guides, and more, a membership site allows you to bring in some consistent passive income while you focus on live meetings and mentorship. Unfortunately, subscription payments can sometimes fail. When a…

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Meet Alvin, The Automation Agency AssistBot

Alvin Assistbot

We’re constantly working away on various projects and enhancements here at Automation Agency. Two of our core values are: Work Smarter, Not Harder Learn Constantly And today’s announcement is a combination of almost eight months of hard work from various members on our engineering team who have very much lived these values every day. Introducing…

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Selling Digital Products, Courses, and Memberships Online, Part 3 – SamCart


Read Part One and Part Two of our series on selling digital products, online courses and memberships. — If you’re running an online coaching business, chances are you have at least a couple of digital courses, memberships, and products. These tools are awesome for building your reputation, introducing new clients to your offerings, and giving advanced insights without needing…

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PlusThis: The Add-On Platform Every Ontraport & Infusionsoft User Needs


Maintaining strong relationships with your customers is crucial for any business. As the backbone that keeps your business running, happy customers can either make or break your success. Providing them with the help, resources, and communication they need can keep them coming back for more and encourage them to share their experience with friends and family. However,…

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The Last-Minute ( & Post May 25th) GDPR Checklist For Your Online Marketing

GDPR last minute checklist

As you probably know – or you’ve seen in your inbox – GDPR is everywhere right now. While May 25th was the deadline to make changes to your website and email marketing, there are a few things you can still do after that date. In fact, we at Automation Agency had to do a fair…

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Selling Digital Products, Courses and Memberships Online, Part 2 – ThriveCart


Read Part One of our series on selling digital products, online courses and memberships. — Products, course, and memberships are a great way for coaches to make passive income while also improving relationships with clients. Through selling online pre-packaged materials, clients can get more access to your information without you needing to put in any additional work. These smaller…

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