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Replay: Q&A for April 24, 2015

Chris Garrett and Sonia Simone

In this Q&A, Chris and Sonia answered your individual business questions. Listen to the replay using the player below, or download the MP3 using the link provided.

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How to Create One Amazing Blog Post Every Single Week

Pamela Wilson and Stefanie Flaxman

Pamela Wilson wrote a post per week from 2010-2014 on Big Brand System. She’s taken what she learned on her own blog and is now applying it to our own Copyblogger blog.

Stefanie Flaxman is Copyblogger's Editor-in-Chief, and is an expert in keeping good content flowing, day after day.

Stefanie and Pamela discussed:

  • Why consistently-published content is one of the most effective ways to boost your website’s popularity
  • An easy way to capture post ideas so the blank page won't faze you
  • How to set yourself up to win at content creation: the tools; the environment; the systems you need to succeed
  • A simple way to save time and write better-quality posts

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Landing Pages that Convert

Tony Clark and Sonia Simone

In this session, Sonia Simone chatted with Copyblogger Media COO Tony Clark about conversion best practices, and how we at Copyblogger and StudioPress optimize pages for our own businesses.

Sonia and Tony talked about:

  • The role of landing pages for a business site, and why optimization matters
  • How to start improving results on a page that matters to your business
  • Lessons learned from our own landing pages
  • Tony's most important "best practices" for landing pages
  • Surprises we've encountered along the way

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Replay: Q&A for April 3, 2015

Jerod Morris and Sonia Simone

In this Q&A, Jerod and Sonia answered your individual business questions. Listen to the replay using the player below, or download the MP3 using the link provided.

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Creating an Email Autoresponder Series That Builds Your List

Pamela Wilson and Jerod Morris

Earlier this month, we talked about how to get the "opt in" to build your email list. But once you have those subscribers, what's the best kind of content to send them?

One of our favorite techniques is the email autoresponder -- a series of messages designed to move your subscribers from stranger to customer to raving fan of your business. In this session, Pamela (Copyblogger's VP of Educational Content) and Jerod (VP of Marketing) shared:

  • How to discover an irresistible topic for your email autoresponder
  • One simple question that helps you gather valuable intelligence from your audience
  • Three ways to use your autoresponder to increase engagement on your website
  • A simple way to incorporate offers that move people from prospects to customers

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Rainmaker Bonus: An Introduction to Rainmaker’s Podcasting Tools

Jerod Morris and Pamela Wilson

When you understand how to use the Rainmaker Platform podcasting tools, you’ll be able to harness the power of audio content -- including starting your own podcasting network like the one Copyblogger Media recently launched.

In this session, Jerod Morris and Pamela Wilson cover how to get started with the Rainmaker Platform podcasting tools.

They discussed:

  • A foolproof method for deciding on a podcast topic
  • How to expertly upload your audio and share it with Rainmaker’s built-in tools
  • Pro tips for getting the best-quality recording

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Replay: Q&A for March 20, 2015

Pamela Wilson and Sonia Simone

In this Q&A, Pamela and Sonia answered your individual business questions. Listen to the replay using the player below, or download the MP3 using the link provided.

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How to Get People to Sign Up for Your Email List

Robert Bruce and Sonia Simone

If you've been with us for a while, you know that we consider email one of the most valuable tools in your marketing tool kit. Email will help you attract prospects, nurture leads, and pave that path to a sale.

But do to all that, we first have to somehow convince our audience to opt in. In this session, Copyblogger's chief content officer Sonia Simone talked with VP of marketing Robert Bruce about how to make that happen.

Robert and Sonia talked about:

  • Why we endorse confirmed opt-in (and why you should never try to buy email lists)
  • What makes people sign up for email lists
  • What keeps them reading those lists
  • How to structure your opt-in page
  • What kinds of enticements work best to get opt-ins
  • The pros and cons of the "membership library" concept
  • The pros and cons of the autoresponder "drip"

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Replay: Q&A for March 6, 2015

Chris Garrett and Sonia Simone

In this Q&A, Chris and Sonia answered your individual business questions. Listen to the replay using the player below, or download the MP3 using the link provided.

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Rainmaker Bonus: Get Inspired! Rainmaker Owners Showcase Their Sites

Brian Gardner and Pamela Wilson

StudioPress founder and Copyblogger Media partner Brian Gardner joined Pamela Wilson for this webinar.

This time, we turned our attention to you.

  • See Rainmaker Platform websites “in the wild” and discover how people are using them
  • Listen to what Brian and Pamela think works well on each site
  • Learn as site owners get answers to their specific design questions

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