Posts tagged business
Episode 041: How To Make Money With Webinars

"How do you make money with webinars?"

When I tell people how webinars have benefited my business, they seem incredulous.

I’m making more in a week than most people make in a month with regular marketing methods.

But all these “numbers” - what do they mean?

I mean, do you have to already have a huge list to make this work? (hint: nope!). How many people can you expect to show up to your webinars?

Today I’m going to break down for you how I used webinars to "pre-launch" a product in about a month. I had an idea, a concept, and I was pre-selling. I was “gauging interest”.

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HOW TO BUILD AN EMPIRE WITHOUT ADS (AND WHAT TO SPEND YOUR TIME & MONEY ON INSTEAD)

The other day I did a webinar where someone asked me if I had used ads to build my business, get people to my landing pages, and register for my webinars.

I laughed, because I honestly don’t know the first thing about ads!

People in the comments and chat started saying how amazing that was...how we should never use ads because it was a HUGE feat!

Meanwhile I’m over here feeling super behind the times and stressing because we haven’t “tapped into” any paid advertising sources yet (no Facebook, no Twitter, nothing).

And then another friend on Periscope said to me in a comment:

I want to learn from you because you have actual hacks and strategies that I can implement without spending a lot on ads, but you still get huge results. Everyone else just seems to keep saying “just spend more on ads! Do fb ads! spend $xxxxx on ads!”.

Then the other day, I got an email from a reader interested in Your First 1K, but who said they weren’t sure I’d be able to help them since their niche is “banned” and not allowed to have ads on Twitter or Facebook (nothing dirty, just a finance-advice niche).

I was so surprised they assumed I focused on ad strategies, when EVERYTHING I teach in Your First 1K is organic, relationship-based, and totally free traffic and list building strategies.

I wanted to clear that up and also give my reasoning, since so many people seem shocked and curious about this topic when I mention it!

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6 Reasons You Need To Start Doing Webinars ASAP (Webinar Rockstar™ is Here.)

I am so psyched to finally introduce my new masterclass course on creating, promoting and profiting from webinars:

Webinar Rockstar™

Lately, lots of people have called me the "webinar queen", or a "webinatrix" and I've shown my clients and colleagues how to do what I do with tons of success (we're talking thousands in sales from their first ever webinars).

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The Truth About Passive Income: What it is, what it isn't, how to make it, and the systems you need to make it work

I realized that this is a topic that gets a bad rap - and has a lot of baggage associated with it. So I want to go into tons of detail about passive income and what that really means and how I’ve made it work for me. 

I firmly believe in “passive income”.

But I also know that product creation is the opposite of passive, and that many people who talk about this don’t know what they are doing.

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10 Ways to Go From Blogger To Business Owner (without ads, sponsors, or tons of traffic)

If you’ve done my free course Build a Profitable Blog, you know that I am not a fan of putting ads in your sidebar or trying to monetize with affiliate links, because it dilutes your brand, clutters your site, takes way to long to make real money, plus a hundred other reasons.

So if I’m taking those outdated ways of monetizing your blog off the table, what are we left with?

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Letter to New Business Owners + First-Time Entrepreneurs: Everything gets EASIER

Hey there business owner. 

If it’s your first year, things are probably looking crazy for you right now.

Keeping up with blogging, creating products AND marketing? PSHHH

Trying to figure out all the tech stuff that literally makes no sense AND there’s a hundred and one options AND they all claim to be the best but most of them have deal breakers? UGH

Everyone’s telling you that you need to be A/B testing, holding webinars, increasing your conversions, blah blah blah and you’re just like WTF MAN I’M TRYING MY BEST! I JUST WANT TO MAKE IT THROUGH THIS WEEK DAMMIT.

Business is tough. Even when you think you have it all figured out. I had a bit of a freak out the other night because I had been going in circles all day trying to figure out some dumb little tiny detail (code related) that I just couldn’t make work! Happens to the best of us. 


But I want to tell you that it gets EASIER. 

SO MUCH EASIER. 



Every time that you put in place a system, spend a little bit of time automating something, or spend a little bit of money to make something run smoother for you, it gets easier...

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