#45: How to Grow Your Podcast With Facebook Ads

On today’s episode I share tips and strategies for how to grow your podcast with Facebook ads. I get lots of questions from podcasters like: Would you use Facebook ads to direct people to a specific episode, or to your podcast in general? How might Facebook ads help me launch my podcast with a bang?Continue Reading

How to Use Facebook Ads to Grow Your Podcast

One of the best things I did for my business was start a podcast in 2013 called Inside Social Media. I loved podcasting so much that when my business later shifted to focus on Facebook ads and paid traffic, I started my second show aptly named The Art of Paid Traffic It’s a blast. IContinue Reading

Education-Based Marketing: The Secret to High Converting Facebook Ads?

I recently finished re-reading the book “The Ultimate Sales Machine” by Chet Holmes. I’d actually started it a couple years ago but then my entrepreneurial ADD brain kicked in and I put it down for another book (or two). So when the book came up in a recent mastermind call, I decided to pick itContinue Reading

How Jimmy Fallon Sucked Me Into U2’s Sales Funnel

On Saturday, a friend of mine shared a video on Facebook of a recent “Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” segment. The video shows the band U2 dressing up in disguises and playing a short impromptu concert in New York’s Grand Central subway station last week. People just walked by, oblivious to the fact that oneContinue Reading

How to Create a Facebook Video Ads Sales Funnel that Converts

I have a hard time being still. I call it my monkey-mind. If I have idle time, like standing in line at the store or waiting at a red light, I gotta be doing something. Most of the time I grab my phone to check messages or pull up a podcast, but most often it’sContinue Reading

How We Made More in January Than In All of 2014

My bookkeeper reached out to me recently and asked me if the revenue numbers she was seeing for January were really accurate (in a good way). Ha! Why yes, Diana, they are! She had to ask because in January alone we surpassed all of last year’s revenue. That’s right, in one month we blew pastContinue Reading

ISM 053: Introducing The Art of Paid Traffic Podcast

In this episode of Inside Social Media, I introduce my brand new podcast called The Art of Paid Traffic! I’m so excited to be bringing you this new podcast as it’s something that’s been in the works for a while now. In this first episode you’re going to hear what The Art of Paid Traffic podcastContinue Reading

How to Lessen the Chances of Getting Your Facebook Ads Account Shut Down

You might have heard (or unfortunately experienced yourself) that Facebook is going through a big ol’ clean-up of its ads accounts lately. They’re slapping the hands of advertisers who aren’t compliant with their ads guidelines and taking no prisoners in the process. Accounts are getting shut down, sometimes without any warning, and if you’re luckyContinue Reading

$33K in Sales From FB Ads Without Selling My Own Product

You’ve heard the saying that if you want to move forward, to grow in life or in business, that you have to get uncomfortable? That you have to do things that take you outside your comfort zone? Ever since high school I’ve pretty much embraced this way of thinking, but I’ve really taken action onContinue Reading

How I Made Six-Figures In My Business This Year (And How You Can Do the Same)

I recently did something I’ve never done before. I planned out the upcoming year in my business. Not just the first quarter, but the whole year. That’s right, I scheduled every month of 2015 on a big ‘ol dry-erase wall calendar. Here’s a picture of it: All my launches, events, podcast work and time offContinue Reading