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Profitable Content Creation Tips

So you might want to get good at it…

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Thanks for joining us for our Monday Edition. Great stuff awaits you,
so you can Go Use This Stuff!
~ Jeff

Today’s Tip

”Content is everything & everything is content”

Picture this column with no content, not even a title. That’s a
“content-less” article.

Imagine a video without any moving pictures or sound. That’s a
“content-less” video.

Imagine a podcast without any sound. That’s a
“content-less” podcast.

Imagine a… well, you get the idea.

Content is the foundation upon which the internet is built. You might
want to get good at it. …


Another Profitable Product Creation Tip:

Over and over and over again…

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Thanks for joining us for our Saturday Edition. Great stuff awaits you, so you can Go Use This Stuff! And when you’re done with this article, you can always get more here
~ Jeff

Today’s Tip

​”How do I turn this content into a profitable product?”

That’s the mindset question you want to develop. How do I turn this
article, blog post, column, podcast episode, livecast episode, video, interview, checklist, template, info-graphic, webinar, etc. into a profitable product?

Now let’s make this easier for you. One of the many benefits of my model
of content marketing is this:

When you are creating your promotional content…


Profitable List Building Tips:

It’s actually in…

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Great stuff awaits you, so you can Go Use This Stuff!
~ Jeff

Today’s Tip

Are there myths in your niche?

I bet there are many, just like there are in my niche of
content marketing.

One of the biggest myths I often hear is:

”The money is in your list”

No, it’s not!

You’re profit is in the relationship with your community.

When you do focus on your relationship with your community,
3 cool things happen:

Cool Thing 1: You have a lifelong business.

Cool Thing 2: You make a difference in…


…of Genius Templates

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So far we’ve looked at “the what” and “the why” of Genius Templates.

Now, as promised, onto “the how” of Genius Templates:

As we talked about last time, Genius Templates come from my ongoing mission to simplify the internet and online profit for you.

A Genius Template is simply a “fill-in-the-blanks” solution to a
specific need online.

And as we also talked about last time, Genius Templates eliminate
The Blank Page forever!

So today we look at the step-by-step process of Genius Template
profit by creating your Content Profit Playbooks:

Step 1: Again, using the “Barriers Genius Template”…


of Genius Templates

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Now, as promised, on to “the why” of Genius Templates:

{if you missed “The What” of Genius Templates you can catch it here}

As we talked about in “The What” column, Genius Templates come from my ongoing mission to simplify the internet and online profit for you.

A Genius Template is simply a “fill-in-the-blanks” solution to a
specific need online.

So why are Genius Templates so helpful? How do they make online profit easier?

Well, do you know what stops more would be content creators from profiting online?

It’s a force so powerful it makes strong men and strong women shake and freeze:

​The Blank Page​

Genius Templates…


of Genius Templates

You’ve heard a lot lately about “Genius Templates” and many of
you are already profiting with them. Congrats and thank you.

Others are asking “just what is a Genius Template?”

Genius Templates come from my ongoing mission to simplify
the internet and online profit for you.

A Genius Template is simply a “fill-in-the-blanks” solution to a
specific need online.

Need to create some content? There’s a Genius Template for that!

Need to get your content published on YouTube? There’s a specific
Genius Template for that, along with specific ones for each Social Media platform!

Need to create a lead magnet and an opt-in page? There’s a Genius Template for that!

Need…


Fresh, Profitable Title Ideas

And 2 more profitable title ideas…

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So in this column I’m going to give you 3 Fresh Title Ideas and then give you an opportunity to get 10 Fresh Title Ideas and more.

Let’s get started:

“Make the _______ in Your Life Work for You”

All you gotta do here is fill in just one blank. That’s all you gotta do.

Examples:

  • Make the STRESS in Your Life Work for You
  • Make the CHANGE in Your Life Work for You
  • Make the PAIN in Your Life Work for You

“When was the Last Time You _______?”

Again, just one blank to fill in.

Examples:

  • When was…


Another Profitable Genius Template

And profit from the realities you share…

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The 3 Myths Genius Template helps you create powerful content because all niches have myths. When you bust the myths and give the reality you help your audience and position yourself as a go-to expert.

Let’s get started:

Step 1: Come up with 3 myths in your niche. The more widely the myth is accepted as truth the better.

Step 2: “Fill-in-the-Blanks” for this outline from the Genius Templates:

[name and explain the common myth]

[share the reality]

[give one tip for how to implement the reality now]

Step 3: Do this for each myth.

Don’t you dare make this…


Content Creation Questions

What questions should I be asking Jeff?

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Get good at content creation and you can pretty much write your own ticket online.

To that end, here are 3 Frequently Asked Questions and 3 Should Ask Questions about Content Creation:

FAQs

FAQ 1: When you refer to content are you only talking about articles?

A 1: NO! :-) While articles and blog posts are important (text) you want to create content in audio (podcasts, etc) and video (YouTube, TikTok).

And remember graphics! Infographics, memes, and more!

FAQ 2: Isn’t content repurposing duplicate content?

Q 2: No not at all.

Duplicate content is a “black hat” activity that Google…

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