10 Ways To Stand Out As a Blogger

If you want to be like everybody else, go with the flow. But if you want to stand out as a blogger, you’ve got to be different. Here are 10 good ways to differentiate yourself from the sea of other bloggers out there by bringing something unique to the table! 1. Be Generous: One of … [Read more]

016 The Podcast Report – A Lovefest And A Talk With Renee Chambliss


Podcast: Play in new window | Download Hey everyone, Cliff Ravenscraft here. I’m back with another episode of The Podcast Report with my co-host, Megan Enloe. First, I want to admit that I am completely to blame for the total lovefest that opened this show. It’s just that I am so thrilled with how much … [Read more]

Why One Of You Is Unnecessary in Your Podcast


I was listening to a business podcast the other day. It is a show that is hosted by two marketing gurus. They typically offer business advice to listeners who write or call the show. The hosts had received a question regarding unique ways to market a product. The listener had included a few methods he … [Read more]

The Top 20 Most Social CMOs in the Fortune 100

This fall, Mark Fidelman, our Conference Director of BusinessNext Social, set out to find the most socially active group of CMOs in the Fortune 100.  Surprisingly, the group is overall not on the early adopter end of the social media spectrum. Only one in five CMOs or top-level marketing / communications executives from the Fortune … [Read more]

The Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Podcaster: A Preview


The book is The Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Podcaster, and it’s available right now, absolutely free, right here at NMX. It focuses on getting you up and running as a podcaster—that means mostly beginner-level topics along with some intermediate-level material. I’ll take you from zero to podcast in 161 pages. Interested? How about a little preview? Here’s a section of the book, don’t say I never gave ya nothin’.

10 Ways to Get More Blog Traffic with Social Media Teasers

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Did you know that the ways people consume your blog content are changing? Just last week, I was talking to a group of bloggers and readers. The topic was: Are blogs losing subscribers these days? One popular blogger said, “Actually, I am subscribing to fewer blogs myself. My feed gets cluttered and I end up … [Read more]

The #1 Thing You Need To Know To Monetize Your Blog

Video Transcript: I want to talk to you today about the most important thing you need to know about yourself and your blog in order to monetize successfully. Now, first of all, let’s talk about this word “monetize.” People use it all the time. It seems to be the popular terminology that’s used by bloggers … [Read more]

Andre Meadows’ YouTube Tips [Video]

One of my favorite YouTubers of all time, Andre Meadows from Black Nerd Comedy, is coming to NMX this year to share his tips LIVE in two sessions: Show Me the Money! Ways to Monetize Your Web Series and In Search Of Super Fans. To give you a little sneak peak of what you can … [Read more]

5 Tips to Get Personal on the World Wide Web

The .ME team getting personal. Photo Credit: domain.me.

You know that devastating feeling when you’ve poured your heart, soul and coffee-infused brain into a piece of writing, just to find out that it’s been read by your mom (hey, mom!), aunt Gertrude, her book club and your cat  – and this last bit is purely based on speculation. Not only does it happen … [Read more]