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This show talks about traffic, marketing, and business. The show is for my Coaches, Course Creators, membership site owners, and Online Retailers who want to build a legacy, authority, and a brand people admire people admire using their voice and expertise. Smart entrepreneurs who are ready to go from content consumers to creators and publishers. And build a business where her tribe can find her online. We talk about advanced topics like SEO, content marketing, business systems, eCommerce, and other strategies you need to grow as an authority and a brand influencer in your niche.
Get ready to do business like a business, stop hiding in the crowd, and get VISIBLE.

Girl Get Visible Podcast: SEO Traffic, Content Marketing, and Business Girl Get Visible- Hosted by Akilah Thompkins-Robinson

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 86 Ratings

This show talks about traffic, marketing, and business. The show is for my Coaches, Course Creators, membership site owners, and Online Retailers who want to build a legacy, authority, and a brand people admire people admire using their voice and expertise. Smart entrepreneurs who are ready to go from content consumers to creators and publishers. And build a business where her tribe can find her online. We talk about advanced topics like SEO, content marketing, business systems, eCommerce, and other strategies you need to grow as an authority and a brand influencer in your niche.
Get ready to do business like a business, stop hiding in the crowd, and get VISIBLE.

    5 things to use Google Search Console for

    5 things to use Google Search Console for

    As a business owner, knowing what your site is getting found for and its performance, is important. However, not many people know how to review their site’s traffic and performance, to reach the right audience. I have coached numerous business owners, who’ve had their site for many years, but did not know what they were showing up for on Google. Now, I know a lot of people are familiar with Google Analytics, but I have something even better that can provide you with data you need. 
    It’s time to share the underrated secret tool of SEO, Google Search Console.
    Google Search Console is a FREE tool, that allows you to review and make necessary corrections to your site to optimize your visibility in Google search results. You can get data on, the words your site is getting found for, backlinking for your site, how well your page is doing in search and even how many pages Google is seeing from your site.
    This episode walks through five ways to use Google Search Console to your benefit. Whether it is to track your performance or measure your growth, if you are serious about SEO and how Google sees your site, search console is your next tool to use.
     In this episode you’ll learn:
    ·         Why Google Search Console is important for your site? ·         What indexing and video indexing is? ·         How to track performance and measure growth using Google Console? ·         Why detecting issues early on is easy with Google Console? ·         What ways you can use Google Search Console to find topics? Let’s get started!
    Want to know how to set up your Search Console account and Site Map?
    Find a quick tutorial on how to do just that, by going to https://youtu.be/zaiWODRTHpc
     
    Resources
    ·        Join our SEO WorkClub by going to girlgetvisible.com/joinus. Applications are officially open! ·        Join SEO Growth Mob, our free community where we provide insightful information around all things SEO, including more information on the Search Console. You can join at https://www.facebook.com/groups/SEOGoodyMob  
     
     
     
     
     

    • 27 min
    2023 Predictions & the Best Use of AI for your business

    2023 Predictions & the Best Use of AI for your business

    Only a few weeks in and 2023 is already shaping up to be an interesting year for online entrepreneurs. If you're a thought leader and trying to get your voice out there with a course, coaching program, or speaking then you'll want to lean into these 2023 Predictions. 

    In this episode, I talk about the big changes already happening in the only space with SEO, Google Analytics, People First Content, and of course AI. The newest good and bad 2 letter word. 

    If you're like most people I know you've heard about AI Chat GPT, Midjourney, and all of the other new words that have popped up in the last 2 months. In this episode, I share my take on it as an app creator, thought leader, and content creator. I give a little background so you're well informed in these internet streets and you know the best ways to use it to enhance your business and not hurt it in the process. 

    The good news AI is NOT replacing anyone but it does have a few advantages and disadvantages to consider 

    I also share some new updates we have in SEO Assist that you can try today at https://seoassist.com/tryme.

    Our new features are built with you the thought leader in mind, if your looking for a tool that uses your voice and doesn't just replace it with generates content definitely give this free content flow a try. We're out here to help you show up better in search. 

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Preparing your Online business for the Recession

    Preparing your Online business for the Recession

    Let's talk about THE Recession
    As coaches, course creators, and digital entrepreneurs our businesses and lives depend on not just being able to sell, but all people having the funds and bandwidth to buy.

    And real talk, right now as we close out 2022 the funds' people have may be in danger.

    In this episode, I talk about what it could mean for us and share the strategies I’m doing to stay afloat during this economic downturn
    In this episode, you’ll learn
    Product strategies that can help you maintain consistent income during this time Ways to still build and expand your audience even if you don’t have money for ads and social posts get overrun How affiliate income and working with other businesses can be the best thing small businesses have to save us all during a recession or really any time Innovative ways to save and tighten your belts in your business, and how to prepare when your clients do the same Why do you need to turn your business from a commodity to a necessity like yesterday? And of course, all of the ways SEO and get search traffic can help you with this We’ve all heard the stories about all of the businesses that were made and thrived in 2007, 2008, and 2009 during our last recession; but they continue to forget the businesses that didn’t make it. We want to be on the survive and thrive side so it’s time we discuss and prepare for it.
    Don’t pass up this episode because you think you aren't ready for it yet, listen and start working on your plan to get ready and prepare for whatever happens with the rest of the world
    Here are some of the tools I mention in the episode:
    Hello Audio https://helloaudio.fm Canva SEO Assist https://seoassist.com

    • 46 min
    Everything you need to know about seasonal content

    Everything you need to know about seasonal content

    As the holiday season slowly emerges, all entrepreneurs are aware that this could be the busiest time of their business. During this time, we try to find the best way to engage our audience and provide them with content and products that is beneficial to them and their family. With the overwhelming feeling of the holidays, it might be difficult for you to figure out what you are going to put out there and when you’re going to post seasonal content.
    In this episode, I walk through the importance of seasonal content and how to be prepared in showing up for your audience. There are things you should consider such as, the types of seasonal content, the timeline of when to put them up, ways to incorporate social media with this content, and how to refresh old content that is still relevant today.
    Let’s get ready for this holiday season, the right way!
    In this episode you’ll learn:
    When should you start thinking about seasonal content? What the best timeline is to start putting out seasonal content? What are the different types of seasonal content to consider? How to refresh your older content through repurposing? How to incorporate this content on your social media platforms? Resources
    Seasonal Timeline Freebie: com/seasonaltimeline Girl Get Visible Episode 88: Last Minute Black Friday Ideas and Promotions for Entrepreneurs Girl Get Visible YouTube: Hello Audio Review: Private Podcast is new way for Course Creators

    • 52 min
    What's all of the buzz about TikTok and SEO

    What's all of the buzz about TikTok and SEO

    TikTok is the latest and apparently the greatest video-based social site.

    You’ve probably heard that TikTok is now getting more hits than google and more watch time than youtube.

    These are big accomplishments and if you’re like most marketers and entrepreneurs you’ve been wondering how TikTok can help your business and whether should you get started (or keep up with) TikTok. 

    And then comes another notch in the TikTok belt, SEO.

    A lot of things have been happening in the TikTok app and in google with ranking and indexing TikTok videos. These changes make TikTok and much better option for business owners and I dare to say worth the effort you would put into creating this new short-form content

    In this episode, I give you all of the tea on my current thoughts on TikTok, including how I think the use of SEO will help you on tiktok and how TikTok videos and content can help your SEO on your website

    In the episode I also share:

    the results I had after doing a 30-day TikTok challenge with Crystal Cooper My approach to creating good TikTok content Details on how TikTok can help your SEO The one thing I would do differently if I was starting with TikTok today How to repurpose TikTok videos and how to repurpose other content to make TikToks And give examples of the strategies you can use to grow  fast and make  money from TikTok for your online business
    Here are the resources I mentioned in the episode:
    Crystal Cooper who I mention in the episode a few times: https://Www.meetcrystalcooper.com
      Here are the links to the TikTok I referenced: https://www.tiktok.com/@akilah_girlgetvisible/video/7125905402004278570?is_from_webapp=1&sender_device=pc&web_id=7141032045614499371 https://www.tiktok.com/@akilah_girlgetvisible/video/7124477285616356654?is_from_webapp=1&sender_device=pc&web_id=7141032045614499371
    Breaking news, I also mention in the episode how Google has introduced a short video SERP area, here's a screenshot of what that looks like on mobile

    • 47 min
    Bringing Excitement to almost any topic with Nicole Barham

    Bringing Excitement to almost any topic with Nicole Barham

    As entrepreneurs, it is important to build a sustainable business that keeps the cash flow going, while also achieving all the goals we have for ourselves. With consistent SEO and Visibility strategies, your business is going to boom, so your next step is to easily track your finances, without the stress of “budgeting”.
    In this episode, we connect with the amazing Nicole Barham, Founder and CEO of Design Your Wealth, to get her perspective on what every solo-entrepreneur should know as they manage their business finances. In this transparent and necessary conversation, Nicole opens up about how her experience with bankruptcy led to her determination of never being in debt again. Her journey led to developing the well-known solution, 5-minute bookkeeper, which supports entrepreneurs with staying on top of their finances in little to no time. Finance and Budgeting is not a fan favorite, so to bring excitement to this topic, Nicole has successfully done two things:
    Kept the solution she created, simple Made sure there is consistent community and support, while not keeping clients alone with the system. Now you’re probably wondering, is this conversation important to me and my business? The answer is yes. Throughout Nicole’s time of building her business, she quickly realized that other entrepreneurs needed help with tracking their finances too. Using her own visibility strategies of being on social media, getting invited to podcasts and engaging in her community, she has made almost half a million dollars in sales, and has been featured on well-known organizations, such as Good Morning America, to share her secrets on how to easily stay on top of finances in a short period of time.
    So, instead of stressing about your business finance, dive into this episode to gain that financial peace of mind.
    In this episode, you’ll learn:
    What are things most entrepreneurs wait to do, which could cost them money? How tracking your business finances can be easy and exciting? What are some ways to bring excitement to business finances? Why building a community can motivate your clients? What are suggested visibility strategies to reduce how long you are on social media? Resources
    Demo of the 5 Minute Bookkeeper – 5minutebookkeeper.com
    Free PDF Guide - 5 Minute Money Secrets for Solopreneurs
    Contact Our Guest
    Website: https://www.nicolebarham.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nicolebarham2
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nicolebarham2/
    About Nicole Barham
    Nicole (she/her) works with women entrepreneurs to help them go from being stressed-out about money to financial peace of mind. She's been featured in First for Women, Medium, Time, Black Enterprise, and Essence magazines and seen on Good Morning America sharing her secrets to getting and staying on top of your finances in just a few minutes a day.
     

    • 51 min

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86 Ratings

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Akilah is an absolute well of knowledge. She is clearly an expert at what she does, and I feel so lucky, as a listener, to be able to learn from her incredible insights and unique perspectives. This is a must-listen.

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Akilah does not have any episode that hasn't left me with something positive. I highly recommend this podcast as there's a lot that I haven't taken serioulsy thats here and it is gold for anyone involved in the content making spaces.

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I’ve listened to Akilah’s podcast for years and every episode always has me taking notes and implementing things I hadn’t thought about. If you’re a business owner you need to listen.

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