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Indie Media Club

Join media entrepreneur and host Ben Aston on a journey to discover how to create better content and communities, promote it, monetize it, and build successful online media businesses. Publishers, content creators, community builders, marketers, investors and tools share their process, tools, tips and tricks for creating content and community. Our goal is to foster a community to develop and share best practice, tips and tricks to publish better content, and grow and develop thriving, engaged communities. We’re defining and shaping the future of online media.


How To Create Engaging Content That Users Really Love (with Todd Sarouhan from 40:40 11/16/2021
How To Create Value And Sell Your Content Sites (with Chris Yates from Rhodium Weekend) 45:36 09/28/2021
How To Leverage Influencer Marketing & Manage Influencer Relationships (with Bruno Bornsztein from InfluenceKit) 36:21 07/26/2021
How To Effectively Repurpose Content To Increase Value (with Sean McCabe from seanwes) 55:54 06/30/2021
How To Grow And Scale A Successful Membership Site (with Matt Inglot from Tilted Pixel Inc.) 61:50 06/15/2021
How To Optimize Your Old Content To Drive More Traffic To Your Site (with Bjork Ostrom from TinyBit) 52:40 05/25/2021
How To Monetize Your Media Business Effectively And Sustainably (with Brian Morrissey, former Editor-in-Chief at Digiday) 58:51 04/21/2021
How To Effectively Scale Your Content Production (with Chris Fernandez from Women's Health Interactive) 63:26 04/20/2021
How To Create Compelling Content That Connects With Your Community (with Oliver Lindberg of Pixel Pioneers) 45:32 03/16/2021
How To Build The World's Biggest Digital Technology Publication (with Ian Bell from Digital Trends) 58:43 03/10/2021
How To Make Beautiful, Shareable And Engaging Content (With Nick Routley from Visual Capitalist) 52:13 03/10/2021
How To Create A Successful Virtual Summit (with Stephen Ladek of LMS Pulse) 39:19 03/01/2021
How To Build A Community Strategy That Attracts, Engages And Retains Your Tribe (with Noele Flowers from Teachable) 44:19 02/23/2021
How To Prepare For Your Big Exit And Build A Media Company Worth Selling (With Stephen Regenold From GearJunkie) 48:20 02/17/2021
How To Build And Scale Successful Revenue Generating Online Magazines (with Jon Dykstra of JDG Media Group) 47:28 02/05/2021
How To Build A Successful Online Side Hustle (with Robert Farrington, Founder of College Investor) 52:20 01/29/2021
How to Diversify Revenue and Monetization Models (with Deacon Hayes from Well Kept Wallet) 34:58 01/12/2021
How To Profitably Build & Scale 50 Content Based Websites (with Ewen Finser from Venture 4th Media) 60:13 12/17/2020
How To Build A Successful Subscription Based Membership Business (with Seth Rosen from CustomMade) 52:28 11/30/2020
How To Build Thriving Online Communities (with Richard Millington from FeverBee) 46:51 11/24/2020
How To Develop A Content Strategy That Actually Works (with Jeff Coyle from MarketMuse) 67:48 11/11/2020
How To Build A Successful Social Learning Community (with Drumeo's Jared Falk) 59:27 11/05/2020
How To Build The World's Biggest Cycling Tech Blog (with Tyler Benedict from Bike Rumor) 76:38 10/23/2020
How To Build A Successful Travel Blog (with Sofie Couwenbergh from Wonderful Wonderings) 57:09 10/19/2020
How To Acquire Websites & Build A Successful Paid Newsletter Subscription Model (with Richard Patey from Website Investing) 70:14 09/30/2020
How To Build Niche Affiliate Websites (with Doug Cunnington from Niche Site Project) 58:39 09/30/2020
How To Build Hyper-Local News Websites (with Farhann Mohamed from Daily Hive) 51:50 09/30/2020
How To Build Evergreen Information Based Websites (with Ruairi Spillane from Moving2Canada) 54:40 09/30/2020
How To Build A Sustainable Business Through Content (with Benjamin Ilfeld from VentureBeat) 57:07 09/30/2020
How To Build Niche Online Communities (with Andrew Guttormsen from 48:47 09/30/2020