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October 30, 2019

7 Self-Employed Tips for Being Your Own Boss

You’ve read the 4 Hour Workweek. You’ve been watching Gary Vee’s Instastories every day for the past year. You’ve downloaded approximately 73 different worksheets, ebooks, guides, and free trainings. You’re ready to be self-employed and step into the role of your own boss. Or are you? It’s trendy to be […]
October 10, 2019
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5 High Earning Solopreneur Business Ideas

Ready for your jaw to drop? Did you know that 73% of all US-based businesses are solo businesses?   There are 23 million solo businesses (and counting) in the United States. And that’s just in the United States. Solopreneur has become a popular term because there are millions of people […]
October 3, 2019

The Difference Between a Solopreneur, Freelancer and Entrepreneur

Have you ever been at a party and hesitated when someone asked, “So what do you do?” You can’t just say “I’m the boss, applesauce.” [Well,  actually, this is what Edgar says but it might confuse people if you say it!] Do you say, “I work for myself” or do […]
September 24, 2019
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How to Use Social Media to Validate Your Digital Product Idea

Dreaming of launching a course or digital product? Our friends at Podia share an easy 4-step process to validate your digital product idea before you launch. You have an excellent digital product idea. If you could just develop and market it the right way, you know it could change a […]
September 19, 2019

How To Create Consistent Course Sales

I’m going to guess something, you didn’t create a course to keep hustling all the time to keep sales coming in, right? I didn’t think so. So after that launch phase, what do you do now? Shove the course somewhere on your website, hope people find it and start working […]
September 5, 2019

How To Scale Your Business with Online Courses

Picture it: you’ve been hustling your heart out on your business and it’s finally paying off. You have a steady stream of income and you’re enjoying your success. Except, you feel like it’s time you hit your next goal. You might be looking for a new revenue stream or wondering […]
August 29, 2019
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The Easy Way to Start a Podcast for your Business

Podcasting is hot right now and we’re not just saying that because we have one 😉 Want to listen to this article as a podcast? Check the player below. 👇👇👇 According to PodCast Insights, there are 30 million podcast episodes and 51% of people in the United States have listened to […]
August 22, 2019
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10 Ways to Grow Your Podcast

You started a podcast! Congratulations! Those first weeks after a launch are exciting and you might be filled with hope. Want to listen to this article as a podcast? Use the player below. But things can slow down a little after that initial launch and it’s common to see your […]
August 15, 2019
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The Ultimate Guide to a Successful Podcast Launch

Did you know there are about 700,000 active podcasts today and there are more launching every single day! It’s safe to say we might be reaching the “Age of the Podcast.” via GIPHY It’s no wonder that podcasts are growing in popularity. They are relatively inexpensive to set up and […]
July 8, 2019

How to A/B Test Your Social Media

The big question most people have about their social media marketing is, “Will it work?” There are hundreds of thousands of articles, videos, and webinars on social media best practices, strategies, calendars, tips, tactics and secrets. You could spend actual years consuming every piece of content about social media marketing […]
June 13, 2019

What’s The Future of Social Media Metrics?

Metrics have changed over the years as the platforms have grown and social media marketing has evolved. While there have been lots of changes, there’s always been a general belief that more followers and more likes will lead to more engagement and that is the key to success. But now […]
March 5, 2019

Everything You Need To Make Your Next Webinar A Smashing Success

If you have a service based industry or if you sell information products, then there is a great chance that at some point you’ve considered webinars as a marketing tool. Hosting a webinar is a super smart way to build trust with your audience, win over new prospects and convert […]
February 14, 2019

How To Use Emojis In Your Marketing With These Useful Emoji Shortcuts

Crying laughing. Heart eyes. Fire. Eggplant. Be honest, did you think of an emoji while reading any of these words? 😉 Emojis have become part of our language, especially in social media, messaging and online content. Not convinced? Even the dictionary uses emojis! The Oxford Dictionary chose an emoji as […]
February 5, 2019
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7 Lessons We Learned Using Instagram For Business

A few months ago, the MeetEdgar team challenged ourselves to improve our strategy for using Instagram for business. We knew that when we released Instagram scheduling for Edgar, we would want to give our users the latest strategies and tactics that really work. 1. Have fun with your brand Every […]
January 31, 2019

The Best Instagram Hashtags for More Followers and Likes

Instagram hashtags, they’re all the rage, aren’t they? That’s because they work! Studies show that posts with at least one hashtag average 12.6% more engagement than posts without hashtags. Hashtags are a staple on Instagram and if you want to reach new followers and build a strong Instagram presence, then […]
January 8, 2019
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3 Simple Ways To Grow Your Instagram Following in 2019

We’ve been asking our users about their 2019 goals and we’ve heard one goal over and over: “I really want to grow my Instagram followers this year!” Whether it was 200 followers, 2,000 followers or 200,000, it’s very clear that many of you want to grow your instagram following in […]
December 20, 2018

4 Steps for Creating a Content Calendar for Social Media

Every busy entrepreneur knows the feeling of having to scramble to create content for social media. Feeling like you HAVE to come up with content last minute is not only annoying but it also doesn’t create a memorable social media feed for your followers. That’s why you need a content […]
December 13, 2018

Top Social Media Strategy Mistakes To Avoid

Every year around this time, small business owners and solopreneurs set out to plan their best year ever. They download all of the templates and make all the plans and create all the calendars then somewhere around April, they start to wonder… “Why isn’t this really working?” Sound familiar? If […]
November 13, 2018

Small Business Saturday Spotlight: 4 Businesses Crushing It On Social Media

This month is Small Business Saturday and many small businesses are using social media to prepare for the holiday. But not everyone is tweeting their way through the holiday season. We often hear from small business owners that social media is extremely time-consuming and can be difficult for small businesses […]
November 1, 2018

7 Ways to Make the Most of Small Business Saturday

Tis the season for holiday shopping! It’s that blink-and-you-miss-it time of year when calendars fill up with holiday parties and shopping carts are filled with gifts. via GIPHY For businesses, this is one of the busiest times of years and while it may seem like the whole world does their […]