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Gael Breton and Mark Webster, founders of authorityhacker.com, talk about their experience running online businesses, authority sites and blogs. Inside this show, you will learn about the online marketing tactics we use to create and grow our web-based companies, build traffic to them, engage the audience and ultimately transform visitors into customers all while providing an enjoyable experience for the user. We will also share the marketing tools many other successful bloggers and us use to automate the growth of our business. Additionally, we will talk about building and maintaining a laptop lifestyle allowing you to enjoy your freedom and geo-arbitrage to create a life that's truly fun to live. Finally, we will talk about mindsets, psychology and motivation for entrepreneurs. These mental blocks in your head that could prevent you from succeeding. So if you want to build an internet based business or blog that gives you the freedom you want. Click the subscribe button and listen to our free podcast!

The Authority Hacker Podcast Gael Breton & Mark Webster

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Gael Breton and Mark Webster, founders of authorityhacker.com, talk about their experience running online businesses, authority sites and blogs. Inside this show, you will learn about the online marketing tactics we use to create and grow our web-based companies, build traffic to them, engage the audience and ultimately transform visitors into customers all while providing an enjoyable experience for the user. We will also share the marketing tools many other successful bloggers and us use to automate the growth of our business. Additionally, we will talk about building and maintaining a laptop lifestyle allowing you to enjoy your freedom and geo-arbitrage to create a life that's truly fun to live. Finally, we will talk about mindsets, psychology and motivation for entrepreneurs. These mental blocks in your head that could prevent you from succeeding. So if you want to build an internet based business or blog that gives you the freedom you want. Click the subscribe button and listen to our free podcast!

    #195 – What Mark and Gael Really Think Of Each Other After 10 Years As Business Partners

    #195 – What Mark and Gael Really Think Of Each Other After 10 Years As Business Partners

    What you will learn

    - What it's like to work with someone for 10+ Years

    - How a Joint Business Venture Works

    - What Mark and Gael really think of each other



    Salt and Pepper, Cats and Dogs, Mark and Gael. You can't have one without the other.



    But a long-lasting partnership like this didn't just happen overnight. So how did Mark and Gael become such a prolific Online Marketing duo and how did they survive 10 years of working together without driving each other insane!?



    This isn't just Mark and Gael talking about what an iconic duo they are though, they'll also be sharing some juicy information on what to consider before going into business with someone, including what agreements they have in place, the pitfalls of co-ownership and how your pre-existing relationship can affect your outcome.

    • 1 hr
    #194 – Matt Giovanisci Interview – from humble beginnings to $400k/year

    #194 – Matt Giovanisci Interview – from humble beginnings to $400k/year

    What you will learn

    - The reality of starting an online business from scratch

    - Why you don't always need to run a link building campaign to see success

    -How failure can lead to success



    From the lows of being heavily penalized by Google's Penguin update to the highs of making over $400k/year in revenue, Matt Giovanisci has seen it all in his online marketing career.



    Today he discusses how he built his empire and why even today he still swears by his golden rule of "no link building campaigns!"



    Full Shownotes:

    www.authorityhacker.com/matt-g

    • 1 hr 11 min
    #193 – Coronavirus – 9 Ways the crisis will affect online businesses like yours

    #193 – Coronavirus – 9 Ways the crisis will affect online businesses like yours

    What you will learn

    - Why Google isn't likely to perform an algorithm update during the crisis

    - What the long term and short term implications of the coronavirus will have on your business

    - How this crisis could be positive for online marketers long term success



    I'm sure you're sick of hearing about it. We all are.



    But today, we decided to put our brains together and really think about what this means for the online marketing industry and give you guys some peace of mind in all this.



    Full shownotes: www.authorityhacker.com/corona

    • 34 min
    #192 – 6 Passive Link Building Ideas That Rake In Links While You Sit Back And Relax

    #192 – 6 Passive Link Building Ideas That Rake In Links While You Sit Back And Relax

    What you will learn

    -How to get links without direct input

    -How to make a site people WANT to link to

    -The Importance of creating authority



    Did you know there are other ways of link building than actively reaching out trying to acquire them?



    In today's episode Mark and Gael will run through how to passively get links like a pro!



    Full shownotes: https://www.authorityhacker.com/passive-links

    • 42 min
    #191 – Is AI Going to kill traditional SEO?

    #191 – Is AI Going to kill traditional SEO?

    What You Will Learn

    - The current state of marketing AI

    - How AI could affect the future of the SERPs

    - Why SEO will still have a place in an AI dominated future



    The future is closer than you think.



    Okay, we may not have flying cars or food in pill form, but AI has been creeping into our lives more and more every day.



    It's time to face the reality that an AI-based future is closer than we think - but how does that affect us marketers exactly?



    Full Shownotes: www.authorityhacker.com/artificial-intelligence

    • 1 hr 8 min
    #190 – Guest Posting Is (definitely not) Dead

    #190 – Guest Posting Is (definitely not) Dead

    What you will learn

    - Why Guest Posting Isn't Dead

    - Why Fake News isn't limited to politicians Twitter feeds

    - How incorrect news spreads and how you can properly assess breaking news



    Join us for a special Podcast where we discuss the breaking news that Guest Posting is "Officially dead"



    (Spoiler Alert: It isn't)



    Full Shownotes:

    www.authorityhacker.com/guest-posting-dead/

    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

Caribbeangirlsf1234 ,

Super informative and enjoyable!

I recently listened to Gael and Mark’s episode on Wordpress plug ins and I couldn’t get enough - I was making so many notes. I recently launched my website so the advice was super relevant. I’ve been binging their episodes ever since and each one has been so informative. Highly recommend!

XHolcomb ,

For professionals only.

A wealth of information is here to get your feet wet in the world of SEO and website creation.

getSurfin ,

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I've been following the Auhority Hacker Podcast for 2 years. I'm still amazed by the high quality of actionable advice you get that will move the needle for your online business. Don't forget to check out the shownotes on their website after listening to the podcast to get the free resources.

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