OK, so as you know, there is a chicken or egg debate when it comes to mediapreneurship.
Behind door #1: Build a fan base and an audience and then come up with a product/service/something awesome to sell to them.Read More »
Scott, a buddy of mine, reached out to me this past week about a new platform he is building.
He has the essentials down. Great ideas on content.Read More »
Happy spring to everyone. I’m waiting for the rain to stop for once in St. Louis so we can play some freakin’ softball.
I was talking the other day with a friend about what I call the “content treadmill”.Read More »
Big lesson today for any mediapreneur looking to dominate (that is you!). See if this resonates with you.
When I started building The Rise To The Top in 2008, I basically “acted” like I thought I was supposed to act. Meaning, slicked back hair, suits, very little personality, very calculated.Read More »
OK, so wow. Last week’s response to DSG TV was freakin’ awesome and it seems you guys definitely want more of my “behind-the-scenes David chronicles crazy stories”.
I’ve got a good one today with a heck of a lesson.Read More »
This past week I spoke at this really cool event called Start St. Louis and one of the audience members asked me an interesting question:
“David, how did you get your first fans for The Rise To The Top?”
And what a FANTASTIC question that is.Read More »
The two most common questions I get are usually involving one of two things – how to grow an audience/subscribers, or how to make money, specifically from a web show or podcast.
So the real question is – CAN you make money from your web show/podcast? The answer is a big time YES.Read More »
So let’s talk a little web video today, especially the myth that creating awesome HD vids is super expensive.
Here is a complete setup that I use that you can get for less than $315 – including the camera, tripod, microphone, editing software, and more (crazy, right?!).Read More »
We have a winner! Check out the video to see who it is.Read More »
You asked for it. You got it! Back by VERY popular demand!
First of all, I don’t know today’s case study at all. Never met him. But, one day I was searching for healthy sweet potato chip recipes online and found him. And I was hooked.Read More »
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