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Magazine Self-Publishing

How to Land Advertisers for Your Self Published Magazine

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What if you could create low-tech marketing for your business that actually paid for itself or created recurring, passive income?

Selling advertising in your self-published magazine makes this possible.

For example, if you spent $5k to self-publish a digital and print magazine plus build out the subscriber website, social media posts, and all the other bells and whistles, you would only need to sell five full-page ads at $1000 each in order to get the system built!

With only five sales, you would break even, and pocket the remaining advertising revenue as profit every time you publish.

Plus, you’d have a marketing tool that could be used to:

  • build your industry authority
  • generate leads from your website
  • close better deals with prospects
  • sell more to your existing clients
  • stay top of mind with referral partners
  • and more!

But, what would make a business want to advertise in your magazine? What tools do you need in place in order to land sales? Is it possible to land advertisers if your business is brand new?

I answer those questions and more in this week’s video.

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Working With PR Firms to Find Top-Tier Article Contributors

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Finding top-notch business leaders or individuals to contribute to your self-published magazine or show can seem challenging when you’re just starting out. 

How do you find people with great stories or lessons to share with your reader or audience? 

Do you have to pay them? What if you have limited funds?

Why would someone who is very successful take a chance on your brand-new project?

In this week’s video, you will learn about one of my insider secrets when it comes to self-publishing media: PR Firms.

PR Firms are hired by successful leaders to help them communicate their stories and get those stories placed in media outlets like magazines and shows. PR Account Coordinators need to know publishers like you because their performance is based on how many publications and/or shows they book for their clients.

Building relationships with PR Firms is an effective way to find contributors and it doesn’t cost you a dime!

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Q&A Magazine Self-Publishing

By Digital Magazines, magazine, magazine funnel, Magazine Publishing, Magazine Self-Publishing, Q & A, Self Publisher, Self Publishing, Self Publishing a Magazine

Self-publishing a digital and/or print magazine has many benefits, including creating recurring income like my client in California, who recently increased his monthly ad revenue from $31,000 to $42,000 per month after working with me for less than eight weeks. We gave his part-time salesperson the proper scripts and tools, and the results followed.

Or my other client in New Jersey is landing big opportunities for his speaking and coaching business that he “never would have landed without the magazine.”

The opportunity is there, but navigating all the steps in the publishing process can be daunting without the right support. 

People like Estephania featured below are why I continue to show up with helpful videos that can help you hit your goals.

This week’s video is a bit different from my typical format. I’m answering questions from the comments section of my channel personally and directly.

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