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OK, so, how cool is this?

A few years ago, Dan Andrews and a buddy decided to start a podcast – The Lifestyle Business Podcast. They had no previous built-in fan base and no traditional media audience. They started it from scratch.

Now, the podcast has over 1,000,000 downloads, has received 200+ 5-star reviews on iTunes, and is often ranked as a top 25 business podcast in Apple’s directory.

How about the business side (it’s one thing to build an audience, and another thing to build a PROFITABLE audience)? Dan experimented with many different monetization models and in today’s episode, he reveals which one “worked” for him (and how they are generating money). Plus, Dan has all kinds of cool insights and more. Listen below.

PS: I’ve gotten a few (ahem, like 3948855858.8) emails lately saying something like, “David! I’ve noticed that the last few episodes have been audio only. Are you getting rid of video?”. The answer is a resounding, “Nope!”. In fact, quite the opposite. Actually, we have a brand new format coming very, very soon. I don’t want to reveal too much more (tee-hee). But trust me, it shall be epic.


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  1. Jason Gracia says:

    As always, great show, D!

  2. Is the new format going to be 3D?!

    1. David Siteman Garland says:

      Looks like Dan hooked you up below glad you enjoyed the episode

  3. “Lifetime value…If you need a big audience to make audience you’re screwed…bottom line”. Epic ;). I contest to the SOP episode, I’ve quietly shared it dozens of times (across many different and influential communities).

    1. Dan says:

      Hey Shola I really appreciate that! Working on our SOPs as we speak ! 🙂

  4. charlessipe says:

    This interview is pure gold. I’ve already listened to it three times. One of favorite ones so far. Thanks Dan and David.

    1. Dan says:

      yeah buddy!!!

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