How To Grow An Audience? 📈
Courtesy of @davetalas
This is the blueprint.
Read this post a few times, internalize if you agree, but most importantly:
TAKE FREAKING ACTION!
Your first article will suck.
Your first video will suck.
Your first carousel will suck.
But you are not your work.
Eventually, you’ll get better, and you’ll be proud of how far you’ve come 💪
Just take the first step. Please!
Growing an audience is a long term process, so make sure your butt is backed up financially 💲
Define your target audience
HELP THEM OUT WITH FREE CONTENT
❑ Solve their problems
❑ Teach what you learn
❑ Give resources
❑ Motivate them
❑ Show them your process
❑ Tell your story
❑ Guide them on their journey
“There is value in just learning along with you and travelling on your side as you go along your journey.”
Chris Do – Jedi Master
GAIN EXTRA EXPOSURE
❑ Collaborate with others
❑ Buy shoutouts
❑ Promote via ads
❑ Give generously and they will tell a friend
Show up every day
Give consistently to the people you seek to serve
“Please, do not edit what you give to the community. They will get more than what you think you're giving.”
Chris Do – Jedi Master
DON'T FORGET TO MAKE MONEY
❑ Teach an online course
❑ Do affiliate marketing
❑ Do brand deals
❑ Write an eBook
❑ Sell physical products
❑ Coach one-on-one
Surving is SUCCEEDING
Bonus — 8 useful tools for everyday usage:
GetResponse — an email marketing platform that enables you to create a valuable marketing list of prospects, partners, and clients, so you can develop relationships with them and build a responsive and profitable customer base.
Manychat — visual bot builder for Facebook Messenger with broadcasts, analytics, scheduled posting and many other features!
Crello — free graphic design editor that helps create images for social media, print, and other web-based graphics.
Funnelytics — the best funnel mapping software available to marketers and entrepreneurs today.
FlyWheel — is managed WordPress hosting built for designers and creative agencies.
Integromat — is a powerful automation tool that connects your apps and services to work smarter, not harder.
Leadpages — lets you build beautiful, high-converting websites, unlimited landing pages, pop-up forms you can add to your other websites.
FlowKit — allows designers to create frighteningly fast user flows within Sketch and Figma.