Achieving Outstanding Blogging Success with the Right Topic
Greg Ciotti is new to the blogosphere as a guy who blogs about blogging. But he's been around longer than I realized. When I discovered Greg's blog I was intrigued to learn that most of his blogging success had not come from Sparring Mind, but from a blog that was about electronic music. I've found his blog to be one of the most valuable resources in my RSS reader since I started reading it. So, I decided to interview him.
Here are some highlights from our chat:
Why There are Massive Untapped Audiences Outside of the Blogging/Making Money Online Niche
How the Blogging Knowledge Base Can Be Really Powerful in Other Niches
The Key Questions to Selecting a Good Topic for Your Blog
Multiple Examples of Massive Blogs that Are Not About Blogging
Why You Have to Really Narrow Down Your Topic
The Secrets Behind How Greg Grew a MASSIVE Facebook Fan Base
Why Networking with Early Stage Bloggers is So Valuable
The Importance of Setting Up a Dummy Blog to Play With
How to Dramatically Improve Your Blog Design With Some Simple Tweaks
Some Very Simple Tweaks to Improve Your Newsletter
Some people and resources mentioned during this episode include:
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