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How To Create A Successful Virtual Summit (with Stephen Ladek from LMS Pulse)

Ben Aston is joined by international development expert and online entrepreneur Stephen Ladek. Listen to learn how to create a successful virtual summit and how to snag a free 20 min strategy session. Interview Highlights: Stephen Ladek got a degree in farmer ranch management because he believes in permaculture, organic farming, sustainable living, intentional communities, […]

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How To Make Beautiful, Shareable And Engaging Content (with Nick Routley from Visual Capitalist)

Ben Aston is joined by Nick Routley, designer and creative director turned managing editor at Visual Capitalist to chat about how to make beautiful, shareable, and engaging content. Interview Highlights: Nick has been with Visual Capitalist right from the start. He started as an employee back in 2011 in a design marketing style agency. [1:27] […]

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How To Build The World’s Biggest Digital Technology Publication (with Ian Bell from Digital Trends)

Ben Aston chats with Ian Bell, founder of the successful bootstrap media company, Digital Trends Media Group about how to build the world’s biggest digital technology publication. Interview Highlights: Ian Bell started his digital journey back in 2001 when he and his friend Dan met and shared their passion for internet businesses. At that time, […]

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We Increased Our Community Engagement By 400% In 6 Months

Everyone loves Slack, but is it ideal for cultivating an online community?  Forum communities, on the other hand, are great in theory but difficult in practice. If you have your own online community it’s likely that you have struggled with community engagement at some point or other in time. You may even still be trying […]

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How To Build A Community Strategy That Attracts, Engages And Retains Your Tribe (with Noele Flowers from Teachable)

Ben Aston chats with Noele Flowers, Community Manager at Teachable about how to build a community strategy that attracts, engages, and retains your tribe.  Related Post Apply to join the Indie Media Club Check out Noele Flowers.com Check out Teachable Connect with Noele on LinkedIn Follow Noele on Twitter Related articles and podcasts: Podcast: How To Build Niche […]

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How To Prepare For Your Big Exit And Build A Media Company Worth Selling (with Stephen Regenold from GearJunkie)

Ben Aston is joined by Stephen Regenold, founder of GearJunkie, an outdoors and active-lifestyle publication with millions of monthly readers. Listen to learn how to prepare for your big exit and build a media company worth selling. Related Post Apply to join the Indie Media Club Check out GearJunkie Check out Lola Digital Media Connect with […]

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How To Build & Scale Successful Revenue-Generating Online Magazines (with Jon Dykstra from Fat Stacks)

Ben Aston chats with Jon Dykstra, internet media publishing sensation and founder of JGD Media Group about building and scaling successful revenue-generating websites. Related Post Apply to join the Indie Media Club Check out Fat Stacks Blog Follow Fat Stacks on LinkedIn Connect with Jon on LinkedIn Related articles and podcasts: Podcast: How To Build Thriving Online Communities […]

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Media Kit Template (Free Download)

If you’re trying to make a media kit, you’ll probably find a media kit template helpful. It’s going to save you stacks of time, help you understand what to put it, and how to organize it. And that’s exactly what you’re going to find in this quick guide to media kit templates: What should a […]

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The Best Media Kit Examples Of 2021 (With Free Download)

So you’re making a media kit and you want to see some examples of the best media kits around? We’ve got you covered! In this guide to the best media kit examples, you’ll discover media kits from the world’s biggest publishing companies as well as some smaller publishers, influencers and bloggers. Here’s what you’re going […]

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What Is A Media Kit? (And What Goes In It)

In this post we’re going to tell you all you need to know about media kits. If you’re wondering what a media kit is, what goes in it, or are confused about the difference with a press kit, we’re going to help set you straight. In this quick guide to media kits, you’ll learn: What […]