44 minutes | Sep 17th 2020

How To 10x Your Content Distribution To Reach Millions of Eyeballs with Ross Simmonds (GMT108)

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You can create the best content with the best imagery, quotes from experts, include hard-to-find statistics, and even optimized it for search engines. But, it won't reach a bigger audience if you don't invest in distributing your remarkable content.

In this episode, I got Ross Simmonds, the founder of Foundation Marketing, a content marketing agency that combines data and creativity to develop & serve ambitious brands. He shares his in-depth tactics and strategies on how to 10X content distribution for himself and his clients to get millions of eyeballs on their content.

In episode 108, you'll learn:
  1. Ross' Sherlock Homeboy content strategy
  2. How does Ross deal with trolls online?
  3. Which are the distribution channels that Ross is excited about?

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Key Discussion Points
  • [02:35] How did Ross start Foundational Marketing agency
  • [04:40] Do you have to be creating a ton of content to rank on Google?
  • [07:30] How can you reuse and repurpose your content?
  • [09:40] What it's important to tailor your content for each distribution channel?
  • [11:13] Ross' Sherlock Homeboy content strategy
  • [12:35] How do you pick the best subreddits to post your content on?
  • [14:30] How do you deal with trolls?
  • [15:26] How long does Ross wait until re-posting blog content on LinkedIn Pulse as an article?
  • [17:40] Common mistakes startups make when it comes to growth
  • [20:50] Which are the distribution channels that Ross is excited about?
  • [23:26] Why is content distribution so important?
  • [26:52] How can B2B brands create middle-to-bottom-of-the-funnel content?
  • [32:26] Why is branding important?
  • [34:06] How can brands use video to build their brand?
  • [36:02] Ross' one piece of advice to marketers

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