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Social Media For Streamlined Entrepreneurs

You know social media marketing is crucial for your business to succeed, but how often have you gotten frustrated trying to navigate the ever changing world of Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and TikTok?Whether you've had your business for years or are launching your first venture, subscribing to Social Media for Streamlined Entrepreneurs will give you the proven strategies and lessons you need to market your business, without it becoming a full-time job in itself.This works for coaches, course creators, membership site owners, real estate agents, brick and mortar businesses and more - anyone who is an entrepreneur looking to grow with social media.Jerry Potter, founder of Five Minute Social Media (100,000+ Subscribers on YouTube), is sharing what he's learned working with thousands of entrepreneurs worldwide so you can streamline your social media marketing, along with the rest of your business.

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What Not To Post (If You Want Sales)

It's always a very awkward conversation with business owners...They show me their social media "success," very proud of all the engagement and reach they're getting."Are you getting lots of new clients or customers from social media?"After I ask that question, it is usually met with uncomfortable silence, followed by a confession that they are not happy with their sales.Next I show them my Profitable Posting Framework, a simple method of generating numerous content ideas, each deisgned to drive sales in your business - without spamming your followers.What You'll Learn In This Episode:Why social media posts don't drive salesWhy high engagement isn't always good for salesThe bad social media posting advice I used to give outWhy the things you like on social media aren't necessarily good for your businessHow to start using my Profitable Posting Framwork to drive more sales from social mediaWant to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special discount podcast listeners with that link)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare why you enjoyed the podcast in a review so I can create more episodes like this one (and to make my Tiny Superheroes light up)

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10 May 2022

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Is YouTube A Social Network?

If you are a business owner using YouTube to reach customers and clients, this episode will help you understand how to approach YouTube to maximize your results and revenue.There is lots of debate over whether YouTube is a social network or not, but no matter what we call it, you shouldn't think of it as a social network.If you are using YouTube to market your business, you should think about it as a search engine, just like a blog or Pinterest (yup, that one too!).Anyone who keeps using YouTube the same way they use Facebook or Instagram is going to waste a lot of valuable time not getting great results.What You'll Learn In This Episode:Why you shouldn't think of YouTube as a social networkWhy is YouTube good for marketing a business?YouTube's #1 strength compared to traditional social networksWhy it is so much harder to build relationships on YouTubeThe one type of business that CAN use YouTube like a social networkWant to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesEpisode 5: Is Social Media The Best Place To Market Your Business?Episode 8: Choosing the best social network for your businessEpisode 14: How To Deal With Complaints On Social MediaGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special discount podcast listeners with that link)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare why you enjoyed the podcast in a review so I can create more episodes like this one (and to make my Tiny Superheroes light up)

15mins

3 May 2022

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Pros and Cons Of A Facebook Business Page

Facebook Business Pages are not magic - they take work. But there are also simple ways to use them effectively with less work.If you are a business owner and trying to decide if you need a Facebook Business Page, and if it is worth your time, this episode will help you decide (potentially saving you many years of wasted efforts).If you'd like more guidance on choosing the best social network for your business, you can also check out Episode 8, Choosing The Best Social Network For Your Business.What You'll Learn In This Episode:Do I need a Facebook Business Page?Does a Facebook Business Page help my business get found in search engines?The tragic story of a Facebook Page with over a million followers and almost no reachCan I reach my perfect audience with a Facebook Business Page?Want to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesEpisode 3: Do I Need To Spend Money On Social Media?Episode 16: Should Businesses Post Reels On Facebook & Instagram?Get the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special discount podcast listeners with that link)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare why you enjoyed the podcast in a review so I can create more episodes like this one (and to make my Tiny Superheroes light up)

15mins

12 Apr 2022

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The Simple Thing That Enabled Me To Go From Fired To Freedom

In this episode you’ll hear:The easiest way to earn money in your business without all the typical stressHow a total stranger helped me start my businessThe typical business I had in 2020 before focusing on what I’m doing nowWhat this type of business makes possible for my family and I Want to streamline your social media?“Posting & Hoping” is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here. Links & ResourcesGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special discount podcast listeners)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare why you enjoyed the podcast in a review so I can create more episodes like this one (and to make my Tiny Superheroes light up)

14mins

5 Apr 2022

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Why Wordle Became A Social Media Phenomenon

Why did it seem like Wordle was everywhere?If you’re a business owner and you want to use some of the same things that helped Wordle become huge and apply them to your company, I’m breaking down 6 reasons it became a social media phenomenon.Some of them are simple tweaks you can use to increase engagement, reach and sales right away.In this episode you’ll learn:How Wordle turned the world into their own influencers on social mediaHow to get more shares on social mediaThe simple reason less of you can mean reaching more peopleWhy creating a culture can get your audience to take action in the exact way you want them to Want to streamline your social media?“Posting & Hoping” is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here. Links & ResourcesGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special discount podcast listeners)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare why you enjoyed the podcast in a review so I can create more episodes like this one (and to make my Tiny Superheroes light up)Listen to the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts or subscribe with the RSS FeedClick here to see this episode in your browser

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29 Mar 2022

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#21: Best Time Saving Tools For Entrepreneurs

Listen on Apple PodcastsListen on SpotifyListen on Google PodcastsSubscribe with the RSS FeedIn this episode:Below is a list of the tools mentioned in this episode (along with a few extras), but listen to the episode to learn how I use the tools to save time:Canva Pro (Use that link for an extended 45-day trial not available on their website)Amazon Alexa Devices (blog about how I use them to save time)Hello Audio (for Private Podcasts)BeLive (for Facebook & YouTube Lives)ThriveCart (for checkout pages - lifetime offer)Searchie (where I host all my courses and memberships)Zapier (amazing automation tool)Here are additional tools I use in my business (not mentioned in the podcast):ActiveCampaign for email marketing & automationVideoAsk for collecting video testimonials (use code HYVOHcbc for 10% off)Rev for human generated captions for videosBcast for public podcast hostingStealthSeminar for automated webinarsAffiliate links used where possible, and some of them include extra bonuses.Want to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special offer for podcast listeners)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare the most helpful parts of the podcast in a review to help us make it even better for youClick here to see this episode in your browser

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1 Feb 2022

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#20: How Do I Turn My Social Media Over To Someone Else?

Listen on Apple PodcastsListen on SpotifyListen on Google PodcastsSubscribe with the RSS FeedIn this episode:There is an important question to ask yourself before outsourcing ANYTHINGHow to avoid outsourcing becoming a waste of moneyHow to safely give someone else access to your social media accounts (so they can't kick you off your own accounts)Want to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special offer for podcast listeners)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare the most helpful parts of the podcast in a review to help us make it even better for youCheck out Jen P. Higgins book we mentioned in our #WIN of the WeekClick here to see this episode in your browser

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4 Jan 2022

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#19: 7 Social Media Trends For 2022

Listen on Apple PodcastsListen on SpotifyListen on Google PodcastsSubscribe with the RSS FeedIn this episode:6 years ago Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook would become all video - is this the year?Short Content AND Long Content will be big in 2022 (sorry medium-length content 😁)Audio on social media blew up in 2021 with Clubhouse, later followed by Facebook & Twitter - what's next for audio?Working with influencers will be big in 2022 (and not necessarily in the way many people think)Want to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but registration is required so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesWant to look into Private Podcasts? I use and love Hello Audio (referral link)Get the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special offer for podcast listeners)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare the most helpful parts of the podcast in a review to help us make it even better for youClick here to see this episode in your browser

25mins

21 Dec 2021

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#18: Increase Reach On Social Media (Without Spending Money)

Listen on Apple PodcastsListen on SpotifyListen on Google PodcastsSubscribe with the RSS FeedIn this episode:4 ways to increase your reach on social media without spending moneyTactic #1 is to increase your engagement (I share strategies for how in the episode)Tactic #2 is something you can do right before and after you postTactic #3 gives you a filter to view your posts before putting them up so that your audience likes them more (not an Instagram filter, a way to look at your content)Tactic #4 is the hardest to achieve, but the results are the BIGGEST!Want to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but space is limited so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special offer for podcast listeners)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare the most helpful parts of the podcast in a review to help us make it even better for youClick here to see this episode in your browser

19mins

14 Dec 2021

Rank #9

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#17: How Long Before Social Media Starts Working?

Listen on Apple PodcastsListen on SpotifyListen on Google PodcastsSubscribe with the RSS FeedIn this episode:Why social media is hard to stick with (same reason as diet and exercise!)The common social media advice that I refuse to settle forThe key element most social media strategies are missing (make sure yours includes it)Want to streamline your social media?"Posting & Hoping" is not an effective (or sustainable) social media strategy. Join me for 3 Secrets To A Streamlined Social Media Strategy to start narrowing your focus and increasing your results.This training is free, but space is limited so grab your slot here.Links & ResourcesGet the Profitable Pages & Profiles Workshop (special offer for podcast listeners)Submit a question to be answered on the podcastShare the most helpful parts of the podcast in a review to help us make it even better for youClick here to see this episode in your browser

12mins

7 Dec 2021

Rank #10