5 Benefits of Launching Your Own Podcast in iTunes

March 10, 2016

I love to encourage my listeners to start their own podcast show. In this episode, I talk about 5 reasons now is a great time to launch your own show.

Full show notes: http://ileanesmith.com/5-benefits-starting-podcast/

Free guide to get listed in iTunes http://ileanesmith.com/listedinitunes 


5 Tips to Be More Confident in Front of the Camera

February 26, 2016

Time for you to take action and put aside your fears and get on camera. Live video and live streaming has taken the online world by storm. Don't be left out with these 5 tips to help you be more confident on camera.

Full show notes http://ileanesmith.com/confident-on-camera/


5 Ways To Sharpen Your Headline Writing Skills

January 24, 2016

Headline writing is an important skill to master for every online publisher today.

Get the full show notes at: http://ileanesmith.com/headline-writing-skills/

In a previous episode of the podcast we talked about how it's just as important to spend time promoting your existing archives of content as it is to keep churning out new content. In this episode, my goal is to take that concept of promoting your existing content a step further. by giving you concrete examples of ways you can use good headline writing skills to promote your existing content. Whether you have a blog post, a YouTube video, SlideShare presentation, or even a Periscope video you'll hear how to tweak your headlines and make them so intriguing, that you'll start seeing results right away.


Interview with Joey Kissimmee of Appendipity Themes

January 5, 2016

Joey Kissimmee is the founder and CEO of Appendipity themes. The only WordPress themes built specifically for podcasters.

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Top 5 Blogging Tools Every Blogger Should Invest In

December 20, 2015

The time has come for us to evaluate our ever-expanding list of blogging tools, and decide which ones we plan to keep and which ones we need to purge! It's all part of a cleansing process that is an exercise we should all do at least one per year if not more.

Get the show notes at: http://ileanesmith.com/top-5-blogging-tools/


Should Bloggers Write More or Promote More

December 14, 2015

Should bloggers spend 20% of their time creating their content and 80% of their time promoting it? Who made of this rule of thumb and will it work in 2016? We discuss this in detail on Blab and give some concrete strategies for pulling it all together. 

Full show notes can be found http://ileanesmith.com/should-you-promote-more/


WordCamp US Recap

December 7, 2015

WordCamp US celebrating the 10th anniversary of WordCamps and it was held in Philadelphia, PA Dec. 4 - 6 2015


Show notes can be found at: http://ileanesmith.com/wordcamp-us-recap-wcus/


How To Keep Up with Trends on YouTube

November 30, 2015

How can you keep up with YouTube's ever changing platform. Who should you follow for best practices and tips and tricks for discoverability of your videos? I answer that question and more in this episode.

The show notes are at http://ileanesmith.com/youtube-trends/


Your Path to a Better YouTube Channel Part Two

November 22, 2015

I watched a presentation done by Tori Cushing from Moz that talked about a video series they did called the Daily SEO Fix. In a webinar she talked about the result they were able to achieve with this video series. 

The full show notes can be found at



YouTube 101 - Your Path to a Better YouTube Channel Part one

November 15, 2015

You want to make a better YouTube Channel so you can get more views and build a community of loyal followers. This is part 1 in a series to help you do just that. Find the complete show notes at http://ileanesmith.com/you-tube-101-part-one