The Professional Content Creation Podcast: Content Creation | Blogging | Content Marketing
By Rebecca Livermore: Writer, Podcast Producer, Content Creator, Blogger
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Rebecca Livermore from The Professional Content Creation Blog shares her tips for content creation and content marketing including blogging tips, podcasting tips, video tips, Kindle tips, and search engine optimization. She also provides insight into how small businesses can use content marketing effectively and efficiently. This podcast also provides information on how to measure your content marketing efforts through Google Analytics, Facebook Insights, and other types of social media metrics. This podcast also features expert interviews of some of the best content marketing and social media consultants, speakers and strategists, and highlights business owners who have had great success using content marketing. Rebecca has been a freelance writer since 1993 where she started off writing magazine articles. She shifted to writing for the web in 2006 and now exclusively creates web content. She has had great success promoting her own business using content marketing such as blogging, video and podcasting. This is the podcast to help small business owners overcome content marketing overwhelm.
||CleanWhat it Takes to Be a Bestselling Author with Nina Amir||On this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast I welcome back my first ever repeat guest, Nina Amir. I previously interviewed Nina on the topic of How to Blog a Book. That podcast had such a huge impact on my thinking and Nina and her app...||1/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlogging Challenge: Write a Link Post||If you haven’t already written link posts, or haven’t done so recently, this post is a challenge to you — and me — to write some link posts! I’m continuing my journey through the Problogger eBook, 31 Days to Build a Better Blog,||9/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Grow Your Blog by Spying on Your Competition||You can learn a lot from other bloggers in your niche. In fact, you can grow your blog by spying on your competition! As a matter of fact, the inspiration for this post came through the Problogger eBook, 31 Days to Build a Better Blog.||9/23/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlog Post Promotion: How to Get More Readers for Your Blog||I’ve made a lot of mistakes as a blogger, and one of them has been being so focused on the importance of creating blog content that after writing one piece of content, I immediately shift gears and start to think about the next piece of content that I||9/9/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlog Elevator Pitch: Why You Need One, and How to Write It||Do you have an elevator pitch for your blog? If you’re scratching your head right about now, let me first explain what an elevator pitch is, and why it’s important to develop one for your blog, and then we’ll get into how to write one.||9/2/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Come up With Blog Post Ideas with Kristi Hines||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I’m delighted to have Kristi Hines back on the show. This is part 3 of a 3-part series of blogging tips that Kristi shared with all of us. You can find the first two here: How to Increase||8/13/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonday Motivation: How to Balance Blogging Consistently with Real Life Priorities||In last week’s Monday Motivation, I talked about the importance of making up your mind to blog consistently. Among other things I covered the fact that nothing of value is accomplished without making a commitment and showing up to do the work regardles.||8/11/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Hate Blogging in 4 Easy Steps||Today’s audio blog post is all about how to hate blogging. In fact, it is so easy to hate blogging that it can be done in four easy steps, and the best thing of all is that it comes totally naturally to a lot of people,||8/9/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEntrepreneurial Freedom with Jim Palmer [Podcast]||On this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed Jim Palmer. I wanted to have him on the show because he is a person who beat all odds when starting his business. He tells his story so I won’t go too deep into it here except .||8/6/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonday Motivation: Make Up Your Mind to Blog Consistently||Today I want to talk to you about the importance of making up your mind. Every aspect of life that requires discipline won’t happen until you’ve made up your mind to do something. For example, you may say that you’re going to lose 20 pounds,||8/4/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGuest Blogging the Right Way with Kristi Hines||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed Kristi Hines on the topic of guest posting. I wanted to interview Kristi on this topic because rumor has it that guest blogging is no longer effective.||7/30/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonday Motivation: When it Comes to Content Marketing, Be Patient with Yourself!||Hello, and happy Monday, everyone! Yes, I did indeed say, “Happy Monday!” While a lot of people hate Mondays, I’m not one of them, and I don’t think you should be either. 🙂 Here’s why: Monday is a great opportunity to start fresh.||7/28/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Power of Focus with Leslie Samuel||Today I am DELIGHTED to have Leslie Samuel, of BecomeABlogger.com on the show. One thing that I appreciate about Leslie the most is that he makes me laugh and truly brings joy to my day. At the same time, I get more than a big smile on my face when I l...||7/23/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonday Motivation: The Golden Rule of Blogging||Today’s episode is an audio blog post and it’s something new that I’m trying, which I’m calling, “Monday Motivation.” A couple of years back, I started a mini-podcast call the Motivational Minute. It was a way for me to try out the podcasting||7/21/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Increase Blog Traffic with Kristi Hines||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I’m delighted to have Kristi Hines as my guest. Kristi is a freelance writer, professional blogger, and social media enthusiast who develops high-quality content for blogs and social media s||7/16/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFirst Steps in Writing a Book (with Chad R. Allen)||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I’m delighted to have Chad R. Allen as my guest. Chad is a writer, editor, speaker, and creativity coach. He’s also the editorial director for Baker Books,||7/10/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Use Freewriting to Beat Writer’s Block||I first started freewriting in the form of what Judith Cameron, of The Artist’s Way calls, “Morning Pages.” Up until that point, I had never really written random things intentionally. I’ll always appreciate Cameron for introducing me to the co||7/3/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTaking the Month of June Off||Hey everyone! I hope your summer is off to a fantastic start! Mine has been busy, busy, busy and will continue to be for a bit. I’ve been in the middle of a very intense time (in a good way!) with one of my clients, and,||6/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Top Low-Cost Email Autoresponder Services||If you’ve spent any time whatsoever around anyone with an online business, or anyone with an offline business that is social media and Internet savvy, you’ve likely heard people say that they wish they had started building their email list sooner.||5/26/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Get Started with Webinars||On this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast I interviewed Tom Treanor on the subject of how to get started with webinars. This interview was done with the webinar newbie in mind, so it’s for you if you’ve never done a webinar or if pe||5/22/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Even the Smallest Pieces of Content Really Matter||Most often when we think of the content on our website, we think of things like our blog posts. And in most cases, that is the main part of our content. But content is really anything that is on our site, and it’s important to consider how every piece .||5/19/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#028: LinkedIn Essentials with Sarah Santacroce||On this episode of the Professional Content Creation podcast, I interviewed Sarah Santacroce about LinkedIn essentials. Sarah is my go to person when it comes to this social platform that I’m on, but know little about. Whenever I have an LI question,||5/15/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#027: How to Recover from Blogging Burnout [Audio Blog]||Have you ever suffered from blogging burnout? I have, and let me tell you, it stinks! But the great news is, blogging burnout is something you can recover from, in a relatively short period of time. Here are some tips for recovering,||5/12/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#026: An Entrepreneur’s Journey||On this episode of The Professional Content Creation podcast, I turned the tables on myself and instead of interviewing someone else, I’m the one being interviewed. This podcast actually originally appeared on Entrepreneur on Fire,||4/10/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#024: How to Hire a Great Content Manager||One of the biggest mistakes that business owners make is trying to do everything themselves. I speak with authority on that, because I’ve been there and have that tendency myself sometimes! But unless you hire help,||3/27/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#023: The Power of Content Repurposing||Today I’m trying something new with my podcast. It’s an experiment, and one that I may or may not keep doing, so if you have an opinion on this change, I’d love to hear your thoughts on it! Just leave a comment below to let me know what you think!||3/13/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#022: A 5-Part Framework for Building a Platform with Michael Hyatt||In this episode I revisit one of my previous podcast episodes, an interview with Michael Hyatt. Near the end of that interview, I asked him what he would do if he was starting from scratch with building his platform.||2/6/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#021: Right and Wrong Ways to Blog||In this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed Tom Treanor, from Right Mix Marketing. This episode is actually repurposed from a previous podcast I did. In that podcast, Tom covered a few different topics,||12/26/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#020: How to Make Money with Kindle Books with Jonathan Milligan||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, In this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed Jonathan Milligan, from BloggingYourPassion.com and JonathanMilligan.com. Jonathan is a blogger,||12/12/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#019: How to Make Social Media and Content Marketing Profitable with Jeff Korhan||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed Jeff Korhan, author of Built-in-Social: Essential Social Marketing Practices for Every Small Business. Jeff is a small business marketing expert that teaches businesses how to ...||11/11/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 018: How to Create Online Courses With David Siteman Garland||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interview David Siteman Garland, host of The Rise To The Top and creator of Create Awesome Online Courses about how to create your own online course. More specifically,||8/22/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 017: How to Build Visibility Online for Your Kindle Book with Denise Wakeman||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed online visibility expert, Denise Wakeman on how Kindle (and other) authors can build visibility for their books, and how they can also use their books to build visibility for t...||8/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 016: How to Blog a Book with Nina Amir||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed Nina Amir, the author of How to Blog a Book. Nina gave such fantastic tips that I came away from this interview inspired to get started on blogging a book myself,||7/18/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 015: How to Get Blog Post Ideas by Spying on Your Competition||This episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast is the first of a multi-part series on how to come up with blog post ideas. I wanted to cover this topic because when I’ve asked people about their biggest challenge when it comes to blogging,||7/11/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 014: Why Businesses Should Add SlideShare to Their Content Marketing Mix with Todd Wheatland||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewd Todd Wheatland, author of The Marketer’s Guide to SlideShare and the VP of Thought Leadership for KellyOCG. I wanted to have Todd on the show because SlideShare is something tha.||6/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 013: 4 Reasons You Might Want to Take a Step Back From Content Marketing||This particular podcast episode is a bit different in that it’s a solo show, and I speak pretty briefly about something that I’m going through right now myself and that is the need to take a step back from content marketing.||5/9/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC: 012 Content Marketing So Simple Anyone Can Do It – with Marcus Sheridan||This episode of the Professional Content Creation podcast is a special one for me for a couple of reasons. First off, due to various life circumstances, it’s been about a month since I’ve been able to produce a podcast episode,||4/18/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC: 011 5 Secrets to Developing the Blogging Habit||In this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast, I decided to deviate from the interview format and instead give an overview of my free eCourse, 5 Secrets to Developing the Blogging Habit. The deal is that a lot of people struggle with blo...||3/21/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 010: How to Build a Platform from Scratch with Michael Hyatt||In this episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast I interview Michael Hyatt, author of Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World. His blog, MichaelHyatt.com is ranked by Google in the top one-half percent of all blogs with more than 300,||3/7/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 009: Fast, Easy Blogging with Tom Treanor||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interviewed Tom Treanor of Right Mix Marketing, a company that is focused on helping businesses of all sizes succeed through the effective use of Content Marketing,||2/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 008: Be Everywhere with Pat Flynn||On this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interview Pat Flynn, of Smart Passive Income. Pat is known for many things, including his concept of “Be Everywhere” which is the main focus of this interview. In the interview,||2/21/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 007: How Podcasting Can Change Lives and Build Businesses With Cliff Ravenscraft||In today’s episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I’m thrilled to welcome Cliff Ravenscraft, the Podcast Answer Man. Cliff left a lucrative career in the insurance industry to pursue his passion: podcasting.||2/14/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 006: Content Marketing Success Story — A 150% Increase in Traffic Per Day [Podcast]||In this episode of The Professional Content Creation Podcast, I interview Ryan Hanley, of RyanHanley.com. I really respect Ryan because he didn’t let the skepticism that his insurance agency had toward content marketing to deter him from using content .||2/7/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 005: Understanding Kindle Publishing Options [Podcast]||This episode of the Professional Content Creation Podcast was inspired by one of my clients. In addition to offering Kindle editing and formatting services, I also provide Kindle consultation phone calls. As I was recently going over the various Kindle...||1/31/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 004: Keys to Successful Podcast Interviews: John Lee Dumas||When I decided to start a podcast, John Dumas, of Entrepreneur On Fire was one of the first people I wanted to interview. The reason? He publishes a podcast interview not once a week, but every single day, Monday through Friday.||1/24/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 003: Jon Loomer Interview on All Things Facebook||Jon Loomer, of jonloomer.com is my guest on today’s podcast episode. Jon is best known for his passion for and expertise in Facebook. What we covered in this episode: In this episode we talk about the good, the bad, and the ugly — but mostly the good,||1/10/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPCC 002: How to Conduct Great Podcast Interviews with Phyllis Nichols||One of the things I love the most about podcasting is that it is a great way to learn new things — whether you are the listening or the one creating the podcast. Today is an example of that for me. Since I’m just starting this podcast,||1/3/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
Outstanding, Valuable Content
Rebecca has a natural style of teaching. Content creation and content marketing are important topics for any business and Rebecca offers such valuable insights in this arena - I never want to miss a session!
Great First Podcast!!!
A 'must hear' for anyone looking to start a podcast! I look forward to hearing your future podcasts.
A wonderful approach to podcasting!
This was an excellent first podcast! Rebecca has a gift for teaching listeners and readers as she learns. I enjoy the step by step and easy-to-digest formats that she provides.