Up Your Monthly Unique Visitors
Two questions for you:
- How many unique visitors does your blog get each month?
- How long have you been blogging?
Today’s Listen is a seriously in-depth conversation with Benji Hyam, a startup marketing director who grew his blog from 0 to 35,000 monthly unique visitors in just 6 months. Benji is a big believer in doing user research to figure out what your target customers would actually be interested in reading.
Confession: This is actually a video, but you don’t need to watch it. You can easily just listen to it. So get comfortable, grab a pen, and take notes on this one.
Don’t Burn Yourself Out
It’s Tuesday. You powered through the Monday grind. We know you’re committed to bettering yourself and your marketing savvy — that’s why you’re subscribed to The Daily Carnage, right?
Just make sure to allow yourself a few mid-day chuckles every now and again.
If you need some vaguely office-related, giggle-worthy material, this comic from Poorly Drawn Lines is just the thing.
Huffington Gets a New Look
Believe it or not, Huffington Post is 12 years old. Although they’ve made a name using aggressive aggregation and an unapologetically liberal worldview, a pivot was needed.
Last year, founder Arianna Huffington decided to hand over the torch and focus on a new venture. With this new chapter comes a refreshed logo, a shortened name, and former New York Times chief editor Lydia Polgreen at the helm.
When things change, identity can often become a problem for brands that were built around their founders. Today’s super quick video clip shows off their new look!
“Earn your leadership every day.”