Ever feel like social media is wasting your business's time? Well, let's fix that!The online marketing world is ever changing, so allow me to stay on top of these changes and how to respond to them for you. This show will give you your social media marketing news as well as your plan of action. We'll mostly focus on how to grow on Instagram, but we'll cover other platforms when needed as well.
To hear social media updates first, watch out for my Instagram stories @DerekVidell then look to this podcast for a detailed explanation on what to do. For additional free and paid growth resources, go to https://www.socialbamboo.com.
169: How to Start a Podcast in 2022 (and why)
Thinking about starting a podcast in 2022?
I've been running my podcast for three years now and it has now become the business that I dedicate the most time to and love it!
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This is part one of a two part series you can catch this week on how to start a podcast of your own.
In part one, I'll detail not only the technical sides of starting your podcast but also the mentality that is necessary to make it a reality and keep it going.
In part two later this week, I'll share with you how I was able to grow my podcast with a method very few are using that allowed me to get my first 1,000 subscribers in the first couple months of starting.
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168: 3 Major eCommerce Opportunities in 2022
Need some help growing your eCommerce store or looking to start one soon?
These 3 advantages will help you out a ton with running an online store now or in the future seeing how saturated the eCommerce opportunity has become.
Whether you sell on Amazon FBA, Facebook Ads, or TikTok, these 3 opportunities are things to look for over the next decade.
If you need additional and personalized help with your marketing, book a free consultation call with me here to make a specific game plan for you.
167: 3 Random Reasons you Should Stick with your Online Business
Has running your online business been giving you some headaches recently?
I can definitely relate.
But there's a bright side to it that I'll cover in this episode that some of you may consider them worth it.
If your business could use additional assistance growing on Instagram you can schedule a free consultation call with me HERE
166: How to Turn Stress into Motivation
Need to be more self motivated?
Self motivation is a perspective. A different way to look at your life as it currently is.
In this episode, I'll do my best to break down how I take the stresses of life and create motivation to take care of them at the source of the problem.
To go through 3 exercises that will further increase your belief in yourself, listen to episode 93 here.
165: What I Wish I Knew About Paid vs. Organic Social Media Marketing
Let's figure out how much your business should be focused on paid vs. organic social media marketing.
There are many pros and cons to each that you would never know about unless you had already spent a ton of time and money on each OR you listen to this podcast episode. This is not information I've really heard people talk about but it's extremely important to understand and so much better if you understand it now rather than in a couple years of being in business.
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164: Is TikTok a Good Social Media Platform for Getting Sales?
TikTok is great for growing a following but how often does it convert to paying customers?
The answer will vary between each business and will also depend on your skillset so let me break it down in full so you can really understand how you'd fit.
TikTok marketing has not necessarily been my specialty but here's a summary of what's worked and hasn't worked for me, as well as an assessment of the businesses who are driving a ton of sales from there.
I find TikTok to be the most addicting social media platform out there, what do you think?
Shoot me a DM @DerekVidell to recap your thoughts on this episode. Especially if they are different than mine!
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An extremely helpful and insightful look into what social media is today and how we can each perform best on it. I really have been appreciating and enjoying Derek’s episodes. Thank you!!
Awesome listening! Applicable to any industry
This podcast jumped into one of my favs… my husband and I have different occupations in different industries, and Derek’s advice is applicable and transferable to both of us! He’s super relatable and has a lot of good advice and life experience! Highly recommend.
Excellent content for any new social media User
This content is especially useful to me, and I’m sure to many others, who are brand new to the social media game and what to make the brand new brand a brand worth buying into. 😉😅
Tons of useful tips to accelerate growth and audience engagement.