Growing a Blog to 20,000 Subscribers with Rob Walling
Rob Walling is a serial entrepreneur and the host of the popular podcast Startups for the Rest of Us. Over the last few years, Rob has grown his blog to almost 20,000 subscribers, published books, and been wildly successful. So, I was really thrilled when he reached out to me to be a guest on the show.
Here are some highlights from our chat:
The Hamster Wheel of the Consulting Business Model
The Entrepreneurial Mistakes that Bloggers Make
Some Great Ideas on How to Determine What Your First Product Should Be
Why You Need to Pay Very Close Attention to Questions, Comments, and More
The Hockey Stick of Blogging Growth
Why Rob Self-Published His Book and How he Made It Successful
How to Started with Building a Speaking Platform
Why Narrowing Down Your Audience Creates True Fans
The Challenges of Planning a Live Event
Why Podcasting is Still in Its infancy
The Danger of Vanity Metrics
Rob Walling has been building web applications professionally for 12 years. He's worked as a consultant, a freelance developer, the development manager for the City of Pasadena, and a team lead for the world’s largest prepaid credit card company. You can follow him on twitter @robwalling.
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