By Jason Kong
You can’t afford to waste your resources.
Finding a readership is a high priority, but your time and personal energy are both in limited supply. You’d like to make every marketing effort count.
This isn’t about knowing the best path (there isn’t one) or having a guarantee something will work (there isn’t any). What you need is to make consistent progress towards having an audience of your own. An approach that keeps nudging you in the right direction.
I’d like to share a few ideas to make your marketing less complicated and overwhelming. It’s a simple framework, designed to highlight some of the more important actions you can take, that increase your chances for success.
Ready? Let’s get started.
Understand the cycle for attention
Marketing can be a singular event, but it’s also the aggregation of activities that’s part of a longer process. This long-view perspective is embodied in the following strategy: . . .
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