146 episodes

The Go-To Podcast for Content Creators Who Want to Grow thier Audience & Income!

Hey, Hey my creative friend ~ Welcome to Creatives on Fire!
Are you oh so tired of the constant struggle to keep up on social media?
Do you ever stay awake at night wondering how to make more money and grow your audience without the constant hustle?
Do you wish you had more time to actually be creative?

Well, hey, I’m Melanie Ferguson, a creative business coach, and multi-six-figure online creative business owner who’s made many mistakes and felt the crushing weight and pressure of trying to do it all, growing my blog and social media to hundreds of thousands of followers, only to look up and have very little to no money to show for it.

Once I put a few key systems and strategies into place, everything changed for me. All of a sudden, I began to see consistent follower growth, I started making real money and actually had more time to be creative. Wanna learn how I did it?

In this podcast, you will learn how to:
-> Grow your business without having to be on social media 24/7.
-> How to put proven systems in place to explode your growth.
-> How to make money online in multiple ways turning your followers into paying customers!

If you're ready, then grab your favorite notebook and pen. I’m about to show you how to take your online business to the next level and leave the overwhelm behind. Let’s G-O!

Some weeks I’ll share valuable bite-sized trainings you can implement right away; while other weeks we will learn from successful online entrepreneurs who are on fire in their creative businesses.

Get ready to get your binge on!

Next Steps:

Grab your 2024 Content Planner for Creatives: https://www.creativesonfirepodcast.com/planner

Join us for MORE: https://www.creativesonfirepodcast.com/fuel

One-on-One Coaching: https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/one

Creatives On Fire™️ | Strategies for Content Creators to Grow Their Audience & Income Melanie Ferguson

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    • 5.0 • 84 Ratings

The Go-To Podcast for Content Creators Who Want to Grow thier Audience & Income!

Hey, Hey my creative friend ~ Welcome to Creatives on Fire!
Are you oh so tired of the constant struggle to keep up on social media?
Do you ever stay awake at night wondering how to make more money and grow your audience without the constant hustle?
Do you wish you had more time to actually be creative?

Well, hey, I’m Melanie Ferguson, a creative business coach, and multi-six-figure online creative business owner who’s made many mistakes and felt the crushing weight and pressure of trying to do it all, growing my blog and social media to hundreds of thousands of followers, only to look up and have very little to no money to show for it.

Once I put a few key systems and strategies into place, everything changed for me. All of a sudden, I began to see consistent follower growth, I started making real money and actually had more time to be creative. Wanna learn how I did it?

In this podcast, you will learn how to:
-> Grow your business without having to be on social media 24/7.
-> How to put proven systems in place to explode your growth.
-> How to make money online in multiple ways turning your followers into paying customers!

If you're ready, then grab your favorite notebook and pen. I’m about to show you how to take your online business to the next level and leave the overwhelm behind. Let’s G-O!

Some weeks I’ll share valuable bite-sized trainings you can implement right away; while other weeks we will learn from successful online entrepreneurs who are on fire in their creative businesses.

Get ready to get your binge on!

Next Steps:

Grab your 2024 Content Planner for Creatives: https://www.creativesonfirepodcast.com/planner

Join us for MORE: https://www.creativesonfirepodcast.com/fuel

One-on-One Coaching: https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/one

    139. Mastering Instagram with Jill Koch from "Jill Comes Clean"

    139. Mastering Instagram with Jill Koch from "Jill Comes Clean"

    Welcome back to the podcast my friend! In this week's episode, we get a peek inside the Instagram journey of Jill Koch from "Jill Comes Clean." Known for her vibrant personality and practical cleaning tips, Jill shares her path from a nursing career to becoming a social media sensation. Whether you're looking to grow your Instagram presence or find your niche, this episode is packed with actionable insights.
    Thanks for listening! I'd love to continue this conversation over on the Facebook Page or on Instagram. Talk to you soon!
    https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/episode139


    Links and resources mentioned during this episode:

    Jill's Instagram http://jillcomesclean.com/ Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, and Pinterest: @JillComesClean 2024 Content Planner Creatives On Fire™️ Content Planner FUEL Mastermind Creatives on Fire™ FUEL SUBSCRIBE AND REVIEW
    I am honored to share a new Blogging Creative on Fire each week on the podcast to bring you inspiration, behind-the-scenes secrets, and quality tips. I hope it is truly helpful for you. One of the best ways you can bless me in return is to subscribe to the show and leave a review. By subscribing, you allow each episode to be downloaded straight to your phone which helps the download numbers and ensures you never miss an episode. And when you leave a review, you help show others the value of what we provide! You can GO HERE to subscribe and review

    • 29 min
    138. Viral on Instagram: New Account Strategy with Amy Sadler and Kelly Radcliff

    138. Viral on Instagram: New Account Strategy with Amy Sadler and Kelly Radcliff

    In this episode, we will learn from two incredible guests, Amy Sadler of Amy Sadler Designs and Kelly Radcliff of The Tattered Pew, who share their journeys from stagnate to viral success on Instagram. Through their stories, we uncover the strategies, mindset shifts, and actionable tips that propelled their growth, offering a roadmap for anyone looking to elevate their Instagram presence.
    Thanks for listening! I'd love to continue this conversation over on the Facebook Page or on Instagram. Talk to you soon!
    https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/episode138
    Links and resources mentioned during this episode:
    Amy Sadler's New Instagram https://www.instagram.com/paintmadesimple/ Amy's original Interview 21 | Painting Her Way to Success with Amy Sadler Kelly Radcliff's New Instagram https://www.instagram.com/lazygirlsgardenclub/ Kelly's original Interview 70 | 3 Unique Ways to Monetize Your Blog with Kelly Radcliff 2024 Content Planner Creatives On Fire™️ Content Planner FUEL Mastermind Creatives on Fire™ FUEL
    SUBSCRIBE AND REVIEW
    I am honored to share a new Blogging Creative on Fire each week on the podcast to bring you inspiration, behind-the-scenes secrets, and quality tips. I hope it is truly helpful for you. One of the best ways you can bless me in return is to subscribe to the show and leave a review. By subscribing, you allow each episode to be downloaded straight to your phone which helps the download numbers and ensures you never miss an episode. And when you leave a review, you help show others the value of what we provide! You can GO HERE to subscribe and review

    • 25 min
    137. Part 5: Brand Collab Secrets: Brand Expert Panel

    137. Part 5: Brand Collab Secrets: Brand Expert Panel

    In this tea-spilling episode, we've had the privilege of hosting three incredible guest experts who've generously shared their wealth of knowledge on collaborating with brands. Each guest brought unique insights and personal experiences to the table, offering valuable advice for content creators at every stage of their journey.
    Thanks for listening! I'd love to continue this conversation over on the Facebook Page or on Instagram. Talk to you soon!
    https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/episode137
    Links and resources mentioned during this episode:

    Kristi Bissell from The Pickled Rose brought her veteran insights, highlighting how the landscape for securing brand deals has evolved over the years. Sara McDaniel from Simply Southern Cottage shared her journey from receiving an unexpected email to securing her first paid brand deal, emphasizing the role of organic growth and consistent quality. Kelly Ballard from CityGirl meets FarmBoy discussed her proactive approach to brand collaborations, underscoring the importance of persistence and strategic tagging. 2024 Content Planner Creatives On Fire™️ Content Planner FUEL Mastermind Creatives on Fire™ FUEL
    SUBSCRIBE AND REVIEW
    I am honored to share a new Blogging Creative on Fire each week on the podcast to bring you inspiration, behind-the-scenes secrets, and quality tips. I hope it is truly helpful for you. One of the best ways you can bless me in return is to subscribe to the show and leave a review. By subscribing, you allow each episode to be downloaded straight to your phone which helps the download numbers and ensures you never miss an episode. And when you leave a review, you help show others the value of what we provide! You can GO HERE to subscribe and review

    • 37 min
    136. Part 4: Brand Collab Secrets: Consistent Income from Brand Relationships

    136. Part 4: Brand Collab Secrets: Consistent Income from Brand Relationships

    Welcome back my friend. As we wrap up our discussion on brand collab secrets let’s find out how to create long-term brand relationships that last. It's one thing to land a brand deal, but sustaining a strong partnership can turn a single project into a consistent monthly income for your business. 

    Let's dive into strategies for making your brand collaborations last.
    Thanks for listening! I'd love to continue this conversation over on the Facebook Page or on Instagram. Talk to you soon!
    https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/episode136
    Links and resources mentioned during this episode:
    2024 Content Planner Creatives On Fire™️ Content Planner FUEL Mastermind Creatives on Fire™ FUEL  
    SUBSCRIBE AND REVIEW
    I am honored to share a new Blogging Creative on Fire each week on the podcast to bring you inspiration, behind-the-scenes secrets, and quality tips. I hope it is truly helpful for you. One of the best ways you can bless me in return is to subscribe to the show and leave a review. By subscribing, you allow each episode to be downloaded straight to your phone which helps the download numbers and ensures you never miss an episode. And when you leave a review, you help show others the value of what we provide! You can GO HERE to subscribe and review

    • 11 min
    135. Part 3: Brand Collab Secrets: Creating Authentic Content for Brands

    135. Part 3: Brand Collab Secrets: Creating Authentic Content for Brands

    This week, we are at the third segment of the series, "Brand Collab Secrets," focusing on crafting authentic sponsored content. The journey from initiating contact with brands to creating content that resonates with your audience while fulfilling promotional objectives is intricate, yet immensely rewarding.
    Whether you're new to the whole working with brands thing or a seasoned pro looking to refine your approach, then this episode is for you. 
    Thanks for listening! I'd love to continue this conversation over on the Facebook Page or on Instagram. Talk to you soon!
    https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/episode135
    Links and resources mentioned during this episode:
    2024 Content Planner Creatives On Fire™️ Content Planner FUEL Mastermind Creatives on Fire™ FUEL  
    SUBSCRIBE AND REVIEW
    I am honored to share a new Blogging Creative on Fire each week on the podcast to bring you inspiration, behind-the-scenes secrets, and quality tips. I hope it is truly helpful for you. One of the best ways you can bless me in return is to subscribe to the show and leave a review. By subscribing, you allow each episode to be downloaded straight to your phone which helps the download numbers and ensures you never miss an episode. And when you leave a review, you help show others the value of what we provide! You can GO HERE to subscribe and review

    • 11 min
    134. Part 2: Brand Collab Secrets: Negotiating with Brands

    134. Part 2: Brand Collab Secrets: Negotiating with Brands

    Welcome back my friend. Today we are continuing our discussion on brand collab secrets with how to negotiate with brands for your business in order to make it profitable and worth your time. Listen in to find out how you can tap into the marketing budgets of the brands you work with everyday. 

    Whether you're new to the whole working with brands thing or a seasoned pro looking to refine your approach, then this episode is for you. 
    Thanks for listening! I'd love to continue this conversation over on the Facebook Page or on Instagram. Talk to you soon!
    https://creativesonfirepodcast.com/episode134
    Links and resources mentioned during this episode:
    2024 Content Planner Creatives On Fire™️ Content Planner FUEL Mastermind Creatives on Fire™ FUEL  
    SUBSCRIBE AND REVIEW
    I am honored to share a new Blogging Creative on Fire each week on the podcast to bring you inspiration, behind-the-scenes secrets, and quality tips. I hope it is truly helpful for you. One of the best ways you can bless me in return is to subscribe to the show and leave a review. By subscribing, you allow each episode to be downloaded straight to your phone which helps the download numbers and ensures you never miss an episode. And when you leave a review, you help show others the value of what we provide! You can GO HERE to subscribe and review

    • 16 min

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