By Val Geisler | ConvertKit
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Reach is a podcast built by bloggers, with bloggers, and for bloggers. Unlike most shows about building a blog and successful online business, Reach is focusing on the specific steps taken and hurdles overcome by thriving business owners making the most of their reach. Tune in weekly as Val Geisler, your fellow blogger and marketer at ConvertKit, dives in with each guest to learn how they achieved their reach… and how you can too.
||Clean20: How to Build a Profitable Blog FAST, with Caitlin Bacher||Turning your blog from passion to profit as quickly as possible is a goal many bloggers have. But most of us are stuck wondering how to make that happen and we spin our wheels with new ideas and directions trying to make it work. Caitlin Bacher took a m||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean19: How to Attract Your Dream Customers to Your Blog, with Allison Marshall||Finding your dream customers and bringing them back to your blog and products regularly often feels like one of the biggest challenges we face as bloggers. We start to wonder how we can be everywhere all the time so we can reach more people and we quest||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean18: Surviving the Rollercoaster of Blogging with Abby and Donnie Lawson||Running a blog, or any business, full time is a rollercoaster ride for sure. There are funnels to consider, families to support, and you often have to decide - do you really have to be everywhere, always? Abby and Donnie Lawson are no strangers to this||10/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean17: Using Jealousy to Help Your Blog Succeed, with Joshua Becker||Jealousy is a natural feeling for human beings, and bloggers are no exception to this rule. But your jealousy of the bloggers around you doesn’t have to paralyze you: you can use it to propel your blog forward more than you ever imagined. And Joshua B||9/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean16: Turn Your Education Into Your Dream Job With a Blog, with Laurence Bradford||Sometimes your blog isn’t meant to turn you into a professional blogger. For some of us, our blog is a way to document learning a new skill and to leverage that education to shift careers. Yes, your blog can help you go pro - even when that means work||9/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean15: How a Side Project Becomes a Full Time Gig, with Mike Vardy||As bloggers, we’re passionate about so many things. But when one of those things takes over our brains, we want that side hustle to turn into a full time gig as quickly as possible. Often times, our dream becomes our reality… but it may not look lik||9/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14: Partnering Up To Expand Your Reach, with Think Creative Collective||Do you daydream of having a business bestie to share all of the ups and downs with? Maybe you wonder if a potential collaboration with another blogger would ever work. More importantly - would it ever be profitable? In this conversation, Abagail and Emy||9/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: Better Sales Through Listening, with Racheal Cook||How do you get in the minds of your potential customers so you can create exactly what they want to buy, right when they want to buy it? This is huge challenge for many bloggers as we tend to feel like we’re in a bubble, toiling away at our home offic||8/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: Get Out of Your Own Way, with Joanna Wiebe of Copyhackers||How often do you really put yourself out there? Are you actively seeking communities to be part of, people to help, and ways to grow? If you’re busy working away in solitude, you are likely missing some huge opportunities that are just around the corn||8/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: How to Be a Smart YouTuber, with Brett Larkin of Brett Larkin Yoga||It may seem counterintuitive but it’s true, many online personalities really struggle with confidence, especially at first. We wonder “Why would anyone want to hear what I have to say?” As it turns out, there’s one simple trick to shaking off th||8/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: Show Up Consistently, with Nathan Barry of ConvertKit||We’ve all heard it over and over again that consistency is key to any success. But how do you actually do it? How do you show up time and time again, even when you don’t want to? And does it really pay off in the long run? In this episode, Nathan sh||8/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: How to Avoid the Comparison Trap, with Tara Gentile of Quiet Power Strategy||In this conversation, Tara tells us why knowing your unique differences is crucial (and she shares how to find out what those differences are), why introverts make really good online business owners, and how consistency in messaging is crucial to drivin||8/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: Write Your Own Definition of Success, with Don Hejny of Nerdwax||Don shares how he found his own definition of success, what being in a connection economy means to him, and he even lets you in on how he manages the to-do list of his growing product-based business.||7/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: Side Gigs and FOMO: Realities of Blogging, with Sarah Morgan of XOSarah.com||It is often said that you cannot compare your beginning or middle to someone else’s end. But in a world full of social media sharing, thousands of blogs to read, and a growing to-do list, Keeping Up With The Joneses can feel like a full time job. In t||7/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: Teach What You Know, with Yaro Starak of The Entrepreneur's Journey||Is blogging for everyone? In this episode, Yaro shares with us how he started blogging by accident, why history has proved to him that you have to have experience in the field you teach on your blog, and how knowing your true definition of “freedom”||7/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: How to Monetize a Blog, with Sarah Von Bargen of Yes and Yes||In this conversation, Sarah shares why you should go out and create what you want if you can’t find it anywhere else, the simple yet varied ways she monetizes her blog, and why she’s decided to combine her business and lifestyle blogs into one brand||7/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Be The Solution, with David Sherry of Death to the Stock Photo||How do you solve the variety of challenges your customers, and potential customers, have, when they can’t really articulate what those challenges actually are? This is one of the biggest sticking points for many bloggers as their business grows, but i||7/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Is Blogging Dead? – Kathleen Shannon of Braid Creative & Consulting and Being Boss||In this conversation, Kathleen shares why paying attention to the little things can have a massive impact, how getting clear about her goals for her blog helped her earn more revenue, and why she thinks you should be giving all of your best stuff away f||7/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: You Need A Strategy, with Josh & Jill Stanton of Screw The Nine To Five||Trying out different tactics and techniques to grow a successful business can, at times, feel like throwing spaghetti at the wall… you just never know what’s going to stick. In this conversation, Josh and Jill share the number one action they took t||6/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: It's Never Too Late to Start, with Brian Clark of Rainmaker Digital||Do you ever feel like it’s too late to start your blog? As the saying goes, “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now”. That saying holds true in the blogging and business world and no one knows it better than Br||6/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThis Is Reach||We built this podcast with you in mind, so before we dive into the episodes, I wanted to tell you a bit more about what you can expect here.||6/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Val does a great job of asking the important questions that shed some light on the business of blogging.
a must for every blogger
A great combination of action oriented advice with some must-have mindset pieces to help get you there. This show is required listening for anyone who wants to grow their blog and business!
Val, you did an amazing job. Nice work by Blake on the editing as well. Proud to have you two representing the ConvertKit brand.
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