Back in 2008 Kevin Kelly wrote an article suggesting that “an artist only needs 1000 true fans to make a living”
That article generated quite a buzz and was translated to nine other languages.
Well, it’s 2015 and I’d like to revisit that piece.
In fact I want to apply Kevin’s concept to your social media following and explain you why I think that 100 true Twitter followers is really all you need. Read more…
The fear of rejection.
A lot of people dream of becoming bloggers and yet they’re unable to force themselves to write their first article. They’re afraid that it won’t be good enough and the whole world will see that.
But the fear of rejection doesn’t end there.
You’ve tamed your inner critic by investing tons of hard work into your article and you’ve published it on your blog, because you think it’s great.
Now it’s time to show it to the authorities. And immediately the next round of “the fear of rejection” kicks in. Read more…
Are you happy with the ROI of your articles?
Do they bring you enough traffic, email subscribers and sales?
I guess we can never get enough of these.
So recently I did some free consulting to a friend of mine, who owns a blog in web design space. They were religiously publishing 3 articles per week, but their “business numbers” didn’t seem to grow. Read more…
What is your best way to become smarter?
To me it’s undoubtedly a chat with a person who’s a hundred times smarter than me.
“If you’re the smartest person in the room, you’re in the wrong room”, – absolutely love this quote.
But unfortunately the smartest people in the world are too busy to spend time chatting with you, even if that’s just a few seconds.
And that’s the reason I love #AskGaryVee show so much. Read more…
that’s me, reading some new stuff ;)
Correct me if I’m wrong, but I think you enjoy reading great articles and learning new cool things.
If you ask me – I’m a total addict when it comes to learning.
Every month I read a ton of articles, but I must admit that only a handful of them are truly epic.
So I decided to launch my own “best of the web” series on BloggerJet and see if you guys would appreciate my hard work going through tons of stuff and handpicking the most epic articles for you. Read more…
“Spend 20% of your time writing an article and 80% promoting it”.
You’ve heard that before, right?
I guess “writing an article” is a no-brainer for most people, while “promoting it” is a real challenge.
I’ve heard lots of bloggers mentioning “link roundups” as a great blog post promotion strategy.
So I decided to get my hands on it. Read more…