Episode Overview:

In this episode we go into some detail on how we got our first customers and what we’re doing now to get customers.

Getting Our First Customers:

  • Sharing the concept of the business inside different groups in Facebook and LinkedIn.
  • Greg got one of his first customers through his podcast.
  • Talked with friends.
  • Content creation based on early discussions with prospective customers.

Questions are content

What We Are Doing Now:

  • Referrals
  • LeadFuze system
  • Guest blogs
  • Blog comments
  • Speaking at conferences
  • Manual cold email outreach to key target customers

Future Plans:

  • Content creation
  • Webinars
  • More cold email outreach
  • Retargeting
  • Resellers potentially
  • Affiliate program
  • Paid ads
  • PR
  • Creation of lead magnets
  • Funnel optimization and segmenting

Resources Mentioned:

PodcastingPress – They handle our post-production editing.
7 Day Startup Group – startup focused Facebook group
Micropreneur – entrepreneur community
Dynamite Circle – entrepreneur community
Business.com – my guest blog on cold emailing
The Next Web – my guest blog on transparency
KillerStartups.com – paid promotion for LeadFuze
ClosingCall.co – for sharing sales related posts
PostPolished.com – blog writing service
OptimizedPrime.co – content upgrade service

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