The Smart Passive Income Online Business and Blogging Podcast

The Smart Passive Income Online Business and Blogging Podcast

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Pat Flynn from the Smart Passive Income Blog discusses online business, blogging, marketing, entrepreneurship, and lifestyle. No fluff, no chit chat, just quality, actionable content you can use to improve your online business, blog and lifestyle.
331: The Story You Tell Yourself (That Could Crush You) – with Dr. Shannon Irvine
Aug 15 • 46 min
Your biggest business asset is your mindset. Learn how to rewrite the stories you create about yourself and develop a success-oriented mindset with Dr. Shannon Irvine.
330: Building a Personal Brand (Because It’s Your Calling) with Jadah Sellner
Aug 8 • 46 min
Ever wanted to start a personal brand? Here’s how to tune into your passion, face the fear, and transform your dreams into a reality with special guest Jadah Sellner.
329: One of the Most Important Business Conversations You Need to Have with Yourself—with Dan Andrews
Aug 1 • 52 min
Ever considered exiting your business? Before the Exit author Dan Andrews is here with the questions and thought experiments you should use to make a smart decision without regrets.
328: 3 Ways to Use YouTube to Grow Your Business & Make Money with Sean Cannell
Jul 25 • 51 min
Learn how to harness the power of YouTube to create cashflow, build your brand, and grow your reach with Sean Cannell.
327: How to Write Copy that Sells with Ray Edwards
Jul 18 • 52 min
Learn techniques and foundations for powerful, success-driven sales copy with copywriting master Ray Edwards.
326: From $50k in Debt to Business Success in Less than a Year—How to Be Mindful and Ruthless
Jul 11 • 60 min
How Full Stack Designer Sagi Shrieber overcame debt and created an amazing community and lifestyle by taking massive action.
325: How to Be an Amazing Coach with Michael Bungay Stanier
Jul 4 • 42 min
Ditch the rescuer mindset and become more coach-like with the author of The Coaching Habit, Michael Bungay Stanier.
324: From College Nerd to Wildly Successful Personal Brand with Thomas Frank
Jun 27 • 53 min
Get ready for a masterclass in YouTube strategy, personal branding, and niche blogging with College Info Geek creator Thomas Frank.
323: How to Get Affiliates and JVs to Promote for You with Matt McWilliams
Jun 20 • 57 min
Uncover best practices for planning and launching an affiliate program for your business with affiliate marketing master Matt McWilliams.
322: How “The Rideshare Guy” Created a Business Helping Uber and Lyft Drivers
Jun 13 • 43 min
How Harry Campbell—The Rideshare Guy—quit his day job, monetized his business, and helped millions of drivers have better experiences with Lyft and Uber.
321: Earn More Media Exposure (At Any Level) with Christina Nicholson
Jun 6 • 46 min
Learn how to connect with media outlets, pitch effectively, and master PR with Christina Nicholson of MediaMavenandMore.com.
320: How to Run a Contest to Build Your Email List and Grow Your Brand with Noah Kagan
May 30 • 50 min
KingSumo creator Noah Kagan teaches how to grow an explosive online following and brand using viral giveaways.
319: How to Work Less & Make More with James Schramko
May 23 • 56 min
Learn how to design a fulfilling business and lifestyle with James Schramko, author of Work Less, Make More.
318: Modern Mindfulness with Melissa Monte—An SPI Student and Her Successful Start
May 16 • 37 min
Podcasting student Melissa Monte shares the strategy behind the successful launch of her show, Mind Love, tips for taking action, and what she’s learned in her journey so far.
317: Make Money with Your Skills—Creating Awesome with Roberto Blake
May 9 • 50 min
Learn the strategies and mindset you need to create a personal brand, prove your expertise in your industry, and be a successful creator with special guest Roberto Blake.
316: The Art of Scaling with Nathan Chan from Foundr
May 2 • 55 min
Discover the strategies and mindset behind Foundr Magazine’s explosive growth with its creator, Nathan Chan.
315: How to Disrupt Yourself & Grow a Company with Whitney Johnson
Apr 25 • 44 min
Disruption expert Whitney Johnson shares her strategies for disrupting your life and business in order to change and grow.
314: From Clients to Passive Income—Productize Your Business with Brian Casel
Apr 18 • 39 min
Learn tips and strategies for productizing—making your client-based business streamlined and scalable—with special guest Brian Casel.
313: Building a Strong and Healthy Brand with Michelle Tam from Nom Nom Paleo
Apr 11 • 52 min
Hear the story of Michelle Tam, creator of Nom Nom Paleo, plus learn strategies for getting started in online business and launching a book or product.
312: This “Hole” Can Cost Entrepreneurs Thousands—Let’s Fix It
Apr 4 • 40 min
Learn how to recover thousands of dollars from failed payments and prevent them from happening, thanks to today’s guest, Casey Graham of Gravy.
311: How to Build an Audience with Your Hobby
Mar 28 • 44 min
Hear a conversation with Phil Lichtenberger, who built a podcast and audience out of a niche hobby, plus learn tips and strategies for taking your own podcast to the next level.
BONUS: How to Focus on Just One Thing at a Time (Special Episode)
Mar 23 • 29 min
In this bonus episode, I coach long-time listener Jackie Bolen through her question, “What one thing should I focus on?” Listen in for prioritization tips!
310: The Secret to Superfans in Two Words
Mar 21 • 50 min
Learn my strategies for building a thriving community of superfans, hear a special interview with Matt Barnett and Oli Bridge from Bonjoro, and find out about a special giveaway!
309: How to Create a Marketing Funnel That Works (with Molly Pittman)
Mar 14 • 49 min
Learn how to optimize your customer journey, simplify your sales funnels, and motivate customers to be ambassadors for your brand with special guest Molly Pittman.
308: Sunny Lenarduzzi on Bad Dream Jobs, Building a YouTube Empire, and Using Video for Business
Mar 7 • 40 min
Sunny Lenarduzzi is here today to talk about her story, and to lay out tactics for using YouTube and other content to drive email subscribers, engagement, and traffic for online business.
307: Copyright Infringement and DMCA (with my Attorney)
Feb 28 • 51 min
Hear legal strategies from attorney Richard Chapo for dealing with copyright infringement and protecting yourself legally when you allow others to post to your website.
306: Rise of the Youpreneur with Chris Ducker
Feb 21 • 63 min
Today I’m going deep with Chris Ducker about his burnout, personal branding, and his new book, Rise of the Youpreneur.
305: The Funnel After the Funnel with Nicole Walters
Feb 14 • 48 min
Nicole Walters is here today to talk about how she built a powerful community and seven-figure business, all while being an amazing mother too.
304: Building an Online Course From Start to Finish
Feb 7 • 43 min
Online courses have been an incredible experience for me, and today I’m sharing the ten steps you can take to create life-changing online courses for your audience.
303: How a Loan Signing Agent Built a $30K per Month Business
Jan 31 • 46 min
A simple idea turned into an online business that’s changed lives and earned Mark Wills and Roman Rosario over $30K per month—hear the story and their strategies on today’s episode!
302: Coaching vs. Teaching—What I’ve Learned Since Investing in the Art of Coaching
Jan 24 • 29 min
What’s the difference between coaching and teaching, what are the seven questions you need to ask when coaching, and why is this important for you and your business? Whether you’re just getting started with coaching or looking to improve, this episode is…
301: How a Data Scientist Pivoted into a New Brand (And Won a Tesla Roadster)
Jan 17 • 55 min
Today I’m talking to Ben Sullins, the founder of Teslanomics.co, who listened to the signals, pivoted into the Tesla space on YouTube, and won a Tesla Roadster!
300: Meet the Mastermind Members in “The Green Room”
Jan 10 • 78 min
To celebrate Episode 300, I’m speaking with the other five members of my mastermind group, The Green Room: Leslie Samuel, Michael Stelzner, Cliff Ravenscraft, Mark Mason, and Ray Edwards. Learn what they’ve been up to, what’s on the horizon, and some…
299: The Humble Beginnings of Hmong Baby
Jan 3 • 52 min
Hear a special conversation with Hmong Baby founders Mykou and Touger Thao, about what they’ve learned after marketing and successfully launching their products.
298: Before Your New Year Begins …
Dec 27, 2017 • 29 min
The end of the year is an opportunity to reflect, and this episode will inspire you, going forward, to be vulnerable and courageous in 2018.
297: Looking Back at 2017—What Went Well, What Did Not
Dec 20, 2017 • 32 min
This week I’m revealing what did not go according to plan in 2017, what I learned, and what lessons you can take away from my experiences.
296: What’s Coming in 2018 for the Podcast and SPI
Dec 13, 2017 • 39 min
In today’s episode, I’m revealing my plans for an exciting, fresh, and higher-value 2018!
295: 35 Quick Life Lessons from 35 Years of Life—Plus a Pencils of Promise Birthday Challenge!
Dec 6, 2017 • 59 min
Today, I’m turning 35: I’m celebrating by sharing the 35 most important life tips that I’ve learned in my business and personal life (so far).
294: 21 Top Places to Include an Affiliate Link
Nov 29, 2017 • 38 min
In this episode I’m revealing the twenty-one best places to link to affiliate products or services.
293: My Top Performing Affiliate Marketing Products, and Why They Performed So Well
Nov 22, 2017 • 37 min
Today I’m sharing the top-performing affiliate marketing products that I’m an affiliate for, and breaking down exactly why they’ve performed so well.
292: The Dark Side of Affiliate Marketing (and How to Do It Right!)
Nov 15, 2017 • 28 min
It’s always important to understand both sides of the coin; that’s true of affiliate marketing as well, so let’s talk about the dark side of affiliate marketing.
291: A Blueprint for a Successful Short-Term JV (Joint Venture) Affiliate Campaign
Nov 8, 2017 • 49 min
How to create a successful blueprint for a short-term JV (joint venture) affiliate promotion.
290: Affiliate Marketing: An Insider Look at My Most Successful Long-Term Campaigns
Nov 1, 2017 • 29 min
In this episode I break down my process for getting started with affiliate marketing, and explore some of my most successful long-term affiliate marketing campaigns.
289: How Live Video Can Play a Role in Your Business (and How It’s Helped Mine)
Oct 25, 2017 • 45 min
Let’s talk about live video: Why it’s important, how to get started, and more!
288: Interview with Bec and Joe from The 4 Blades
Oct 18, 2017 • 48 min
Hear the story of how Bec and Joe Winston built their niche site and community around cooking with the Thermomix.
287: Should I Create a Personal Brand? Pros and Cons
Oct 11, 2017 • 44 min
Today I’m exploring, in depth, the pros and cons of creating a personal online brand.
286: How to Build a Brand that Stands Out from the Crowd
Oct 4, 2017 • 40 min
Today we’re talking about how to build a brand that stands out from the crowd: How to speak your audience’s language, grow your community, and create a brand that’s an experience.
285: Accidental Entrepreneurship and Design Commerce with Jeff Sheldon from Ugmonk.com
Sep 27, 2017 • 40 min
Today I’m talking to Ugmonk.com founder Jeff Sheldon about his story, all things Kickstarter, and how he recently launched a campaign that earned close to $500,000.
284: Crowdfunding Secrets for Success with Clay Hebert
Sep 20, 2017 • 46 min
Crowdfunding expert Clay Hebert shares his best advice for validating and building a successful crowdfunding campaign.
283: Six-Figures in an Obscure Niche with Cassidy Tuttle
Sep 13, 2017 • 41 min
Cassidy Tuttle joins me to discuss how focusing on a very narrow topic helped her build a profitable niche website. Hear her strategies for making a living.
282: How Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls Rocked the Kickstarter Scene
Sep 6, 2017 • 39 min
Hear the story of one of the most daring and successful Kickstarter campaigns of all time—Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls—from one of its creators, Francesca Cavallo.
281: How Coach Glitter Built Her Affiliate Business and Launched a Product
Aug 30, 2017 • 48 min
Coach Glitter reveals how she transformed her career as a makeup artist into a thriving online business.
280: Noah Kagan on Personal Challenges, Business Validation, and the Mindset of Starting from Scratch
Aug 23, 2017 • 67 min
Noah Kagan has returned to the Smart Passive Income Podcast, and we cover it all: rebounding from rejection, asking for what you want, plotting your next move, and the mindset challenges all entrepreneurs face.
279: Finding Fringe Hours and Work-Life “Balance” with Jessica Turner
Aug 16, 2017 • 35 min
Jessica Turner, author of The Fringe Hours, joins me to talk about finding more hours in the day to achieve the work-life satisfaction you crave.
278: List Building Made Easy with Special Guest Amy Porterfield
Aug 9, 2017 • 44 min
List building expert Amy Porterfield explores how to build your audience, fine-tune your sales funnel, and craft a successful sales pitch for your latest and greatest product.
277: Buying Push-Button Solutions vs. Taking Real Action—A Coaching Call with Amy Torres
Aug 2, 2017 • 44 min
Listen in on a very special coaching call with entrepreneur Amy Torres, who’s wondering how to take her online course to the next level.
276: The Art of Significance with Dan Clark
Jul 26, 2017 • 50 min
Legendary speaker Dan Clark joins me for an inspirational conversation on success, service, and leading a life of significance.
275: Real Stories and Results from 3 Brand-New Podcasters
Jul 19, 2017 • 55 min
Joining me today are three star students from my latest course, Power-Up Podcasting, to share their incredible journeys from newbie to podcasting pro.
274: How to Avoid the Slimy Sell with Chalene Johnson
Jul 12, 2017 • 48 min
The brilliant Chalene Johnson explores how to “serve, not sell,” and shares her strategies for pitching your products with confidence.
273: 7 Powerful Things That Can Happen as a Result of Starting a Podcast
Jul 5, 2017
Starting a podcast changed my life and my business. In this episode of the SPI Podcast, I walk you through seven ways a podcast can change your business.
272: Starting and Running a Business as a Couple Featuring the Bakers
Jun 28, 2017 • 42 min
Joining me today are Bryan and Erika Baker, a husband-wife entrepreneurial duo who’ve built a thriving online business as relationship coaches.
271: An Interview with The Five-Minute Journal Founders UJ Ramdas and Alex Ikonn
Jun 21, 2017 • 53 min
Here today are UJ Ramdas and Alex Ikonn, who are the co-founders of The Five-Minute Journal, a product that’s changed the lives of its users by turning gratitude into a daily habit.
270: What You Need to Know Before You “Get Physical” with Richie Norton
Jun 14, 2017 • 43 min
I’m joined today by Richie Norton, founder of Prouduct and master of building, validating, refining, and distributing tangible products.
269: How to Build a Massive Community Behind Your Physical Product with Tom from Chubbies
Jun 7, 2017 • 36 min
Today, I’m joined by Chubbies co-founder Tom Montgomery to talk about selling a physical product with help from a massive, engaged community of fans.
268: How to Up Your Online (and Offline) Game with Jordan Harbinger
May 31, 2017 • 56 min
I’m joined again by the host of The Art of Charm Podcast, Jordan Harbinger, who sheds light on building better relationships and improving your non-verbal communication.
267: An Introduction to Video Advertising with Gideon and Anja from Veeroll
May 24, 2017 • 47 min
Here today are Veeroll’s Gideon Shalwick and Anja Kicken to offer a beginner’s guide to video advertising for your online business.
266: How to Start Selling on Amazon with Ryan and Nick from Online Selling Experiment
May 17, 2017 • 53 min
Online Selling Experiment’s Ryan and Nick have built their thriving business selling products through Amazon, and they’re here today to explain just how they did it.
265: Shane and Jocelyn Sams and Their Awesome Advertising Strategy
May 10, 2017 • 40 min
Jocelyn and Shane Sams teach me their awesome advertising strategy. Learn how to use highly focused ads across platforms to build traffic for your business.
264: How to Win with Paid Traffic with Rick Mulready
May 3, 2017 • 63 min
Here today is online advertisement expert Rick Mulready, sharing the secrets and strategies behind growing your business with Facebook ads.
263: Laddering Up: How to Build a 7-Figure Business by Building a $7K per Month Business
Apr 26, 2017 • 79 min
Here today is Clay Collins, LeadPages CEO and co-founder, dropping expert knowledge on how to build a seven-figure business, step by step.
262: Habit Forming Products with Nir Eyal, Author of Hooked
Apr 19, 2017 • 36 min
Here to talk about building habit forming products is Nir Eyal, author of Hooked and expert on how the mind creates habits.
261: SEO Self-Audit Checklist – An Interview with My Recent SEO Hire
Apr 12, 2017 • 41 min
Meet the mastermind behind the most recent SEO audit of SmartPassiveIncome.com, and learn what a pro like Sam McRoberts does to optimize search engine rankings.
260: Undergoing a Website Overhaul with Rocket Code
Apr 5, 2017 • 49 min
The masterminds behind the Smart Passive Income site redesign talk through what makes a successful web design and how business owners can better communicate with their development teams.
259: How to Set Up Your YouTube Channel to Win
Mar 29, 2017 • 52 min
Two expert YouTube travel vloggers share how to build a successful YouTube channel and their tips for creating video content viewers will love.
258: The Productivity Project with Chris Bailey
Mar 22, 2017 • 48 min
Productivity expert and author Chris Bailey shares his research on the true nature of productivity and the habits that help us do more with our days.
257: The Incredible Story Behind Kelsey Baldwin’s Business, Paper and Oats
Mar 15, 2017 • 36 min
On this episode of the SPI Podcast, Kelsey Baldwin shares the incredible story of how she built her business in the middle of a turbulent time in her life.
256: Productivity and Frameworks with Mike Vardy from Productivityist
Mar 8, 2017 • 49 min
Productivity master Mike Vardy shares his favorite tools, tips, and frameworks for getting even more done with your workdays.
255: Deep Work with Cal Newport
Mar 1, 2017 • 38 min
Cal Newport explores the concept of “deep work,” reveals his strategies for practicing it, and shares more of his favorite tactics for improving focus and productivity.
254: Lessons Learned While Testing and Launching My First Online Course
Feb 22, 2017 • 44 min
Launching my first online course, Smart from Scratch, feels like the perfect time to look back on my previous launch experiences and explore what I’ve learned about creating, testing, launching, and maintaining a product.
253: How to Build Relationships with Influencers with Selena Soo
Feb 15, 2017 • 51 min
Here today is relationship-building expert and PR mastermind Selena Soo with advice for approaching influencers and forging connections with entrepreneurs you admire.
252: Live Streaming Video and the Data that Proves Its Worth with Michael Stelzner
Feb 8, 2017 • 50 min
SocialMediaExaminer.com’s Michael Stelzner joins me to explore the future of live streaming video, its exciting applications, and the tools you can use to get started.
251: (In the Middle) Launching a New Course with New Entrepreneur, Sarah Argenal
Feb 1, 2017 • 39 min
I’ve had the pleasure of getting to know and mentor Sarah as she builds her online course for working parents, and today, we’re going to check in on her progress.
250: Stories of Failure that Turned Into Something Great
Jan 25, 2017
How often do you get to hear entrepreneurs open up about their failures? That’s what I’m exploring in today’s episode, thanks to ten brave folks who submitted stories about their darkest moments.
249: Pivoting: How, When, & Why to Do It with Jenny Blake
Jan 18, 2017 • 42 min
Entrepreneur and pivoting expert Jenny Blake joins me to talk about her book, PIVOT, a handbook for navigating life’s big turning points.
248: The Art of Giving Gifts with John Ruhlin
Jan 11, 2017 • 36 min
Today’s guest is John Ruhlin, professional gift-giver who has built a career teaching others how to give better gifts.
247: The Epic Origin Story Behind The Walker Stalkers Brand
Jan 4, 2017 • 44 min
Joining me today are Eric and James of The Walker Stalkers, two guys who’ve built a massive, fan-driven business around their love of the hit AMC show, The Walking Dead.
246: SPI Podcast Best of 2016
Dec 28, 2016 • 52 min
The Smart Passive Income Podcast has captured some fantastic conversations this year, so before the new year arrives, I want to revisit a few of the best ones.
245: How Sol Orwell Builds Successful Businesses by Solving His Own Problems
Dec 21, 2016 • 37 min
Entrepreneur Sol Orwell joins me today to share his totally unique approach to business, and how he transforms obstacles into business opportunities.
244: Bootstrapping a Startup with Nathan Barry from ConvertKit
Dec 14, 2016 • 52 min
ConvertKit Founder and CEO Nathan Barry shares his journey in bootstrapping a business and growing a software company from the ground up.
243: How to Create Your Life Vision Plan with Michael Hyatt
Dec 7, 2016 • 47 min
Today’s episode is all about goals: setting them, achieving them, and knowing when to change them. And who better to talk about achieving great things than Michael Hyatt?
242: How to Master Your PR with Christina Nicholson
Nov 30, 2016 • 37 min
PR professional Christina Nicholson shares her tips, tools, and resources for attracting coverage from media outlets and publicizing your business.
241: My Top 10 Most-Used Apps in 2016
Nov 23, 2016 • 59 min
Chris Ducker and I review our favorite business and productivity apps of the past year.
240: Tips and Tricks for Getting the Most Out of the Conferences You Attend
Nov 16, 2016 • 31 min
Conferences can be a thrilling, unforgettable way to connect with fellow entrepreneurs and learn from the online business community. Today, I’m answering questions about how and where to find the best conference experiences.
239: Mentors and Masterminds with Ellory Wells
Nov 9, 2016 • 47 min
Ellory Wells is a passionate advocate of something too many entrepreneurs take for granted: mentorship. He’s here today to explain why you should be surrounding yourself with business role models, supportive peers, and a network that holds you accountable…
238: How Marco Schwartz Built a Business Based on the Internet of Things
Nov 2, 2016 • 31 min
Today’s guest is another SPI listener success story, here to share how he built a unique online business around his home automation tutorials.
237: An Online Business Success Story…in Knitting, with Lauren from Girly Knits
Oct 26, 2016 • 32 min
Today’s guest has built a booming online business creating totally awesome knitting patterns, and she’s here to tell us how it’s done.
236: Secrets and Science to Living the Good Life with Jonathan Fields
Oct 19, 2016 • 37 min
My guest today is my friend and mentor Jonathan Fields, creator of GoodLifeProject.com and author of How to Live a Good Life.
235: Beyond the Gumball: How Matt Miller Built a Successful Vending Machine Business and Franchise
Oct 12, 2016 • 44 min
Today’s guest has taken vending machine passive income to a whole new level, growing a hugely successful franchise and helping schools in the process.
234: Teens Can Be Entrepreneurs Too, with Eva Baker
Oct 5, 2016 • 28 min
Eva Baker is one special entrepreneur. She runs a successful blog. She started her own conference. She does consulting. And did I mention she started it all while still a teenager?
233: A Not-So-Overnight Entrepreneurial Success Story with Shayna from Espresso English
Sep 28, 2016 • 33 min
Espresso English founder Shayna didn’t give up when success didn’t arrive overnight. Learn how she achieved online business success through steady progress and perseverance.
232: How Lucas Hall Built and Sold an “Ultimate Resource” Blog
Sep 21, 2016 • 32 min
Today’s guest has another passive income success story to share. Lucas Hall tells me how he built the “ultimate resource” for rental property owners, and how he made the decision to sell it.
231: Attorney Roundtable: Money and Legal Considerations for Starting Out
Sep 14, 2016 • 65 min
I’m joined today by two lawyers, Richard and Alena, to talk through common legal considerations for entrepreneurs and the best ways to protect yourself as a business owner.
230: From Deathly Afraid to Cool and Confident: My 5-Year Public Speaking Journey
Sep 7, 2016 • 59 min
In today’s episode, we’re going back to 2011, the first time I ever spoke in public. I’ll break down all the things I got wrong about that first presentation, and everything I’ve done since to become a cooler and more confident public speaker.
229: Tips for Building a Simple and Effective Website and Brand with Jess Catorc
Aug 31, 2016 • 54 min
Web designer and SPI listener Jess Catorc is here this week to share her web design tips for entrepreneurs, plus her own entrepreneurial journey to success.
228: Taking Care of Yourself as an Entrepreneur with Jeff McMahon
Aug 24, 2016 • 38 min
Joining me today is my own virtual trainer, Jeff McMahon, with advice for getting active and setting your own fitness goals.
227: 15 Entrepreneurs Answer: “What I Wish I’d Known Before Starting My Own Business”
Aug 17, 2016 • 50 min
In this week’s episode, I’ve asked 15 of my fellow entrepreneurs for to share their advice on starting a business with you. Here’s what each of them wishes they had known before they started their business.
226: Defeating the “Curse of Knowledge” and How Jason Brown Built His Successful Online Business
Aug 10, 2016 • 45 min
In today’s episode, it’s my pleasure to introduce you to another Smart Passive Income success story. Meet Jason Brown of TheBrownReport.com, a site where Jason where teaches ordinary people how to start investing in the stock market.
225: Meet the Flynn Family (the ones who really run the show), with April, Keoni, and Kailani
Aug 3, 2016 • 48 min
My guests today are the reason I do what I do. They’re what motivate me to dream big, follow through on my goals, and maintain a balanced life. Here with me are my wife and my two kids: April, Keoni, and Kailani.
224: Hack Teaching—A Discussion about Education and Getting Results with Mark Barnes
Jul 27, 2016 • 37 min
My guest today is Hack Learning’s Mark Barnes, an educator and author who wants to transform how we teach.
223: Over the Shoulder—How John Lee Dumas Launched a Successful Kickstarter Campaign
Jul 20, 2016 • 62 min
My guest today is none other than John Lee Dumas, host of Entrepreneur on Fire, here to talk about his remarkable success selling a product through Kickstarter.
222: The Right Products at the Right Price Point with Ramit Sethi
Jul 13, 2016 • 52 min
Ramit Sethi is back, with more insights on designing the perfect online product at the ideal price point for your audience.
221: An Unknown Way to Boost Sales and Increase the Size of Your List—Back with an SPI Student
Jul 6, 2016 • 53 min
My guest today is a Smart Passive Income “student,” here to share the innovative strategy he’s used to earn affiliates and grow his business.
220: An Interview with Make-A-Wish Co-Founder, Frank Shankwitz
Jun 29, 2016 • 33 min
I’m honored to introduce you to Frank Shankwitz, one of the founders of an extraordinary non-profit called the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
219: How Meghan Telpner’s Culinary Nutrition Academy Makes You Rethink Traditional Online Courses
Jun 22, 2016 • 36 min
My guest today is Meghan Telpner, creator of an incredibly successful online certification course for aspiring nutritionists.
218: Starting an Online Course? Best Practices and Getting People to Follow Through with Ankur from Teachable.com
Jun 15, 2016 • 34 min
My guest today is the founder and CEO of Teachable.com, a platform that helps online course creators like me make money providing valuable instruction to their audience.
217: Brik Book and How Brett Miller Quit His 6-Figure Job to Build LEGOs
Jun 8, 2016 • 44 min
Brett Miller, creator of Brik Book, joins me to discuss selling physical products, from testing and marketing to manufacturing and shipping. Plus, we have a surprise just for SPI listeners!
216: Your Habits and the Story Behind Pavlok with Maneesh Sethi
Jun 1, 2016 • 32 min
Maneesh Sethi joins me today to talk about Pavlok, a wearable device that helps you break unwanted habits.
215: How to Keep Up With Your Editorial Calendar (and How to Get Ahead)
May 25, 2016 • 36 min
I’d like you to meet Janna, my Managing Editor, who’s had an incredible impact on the consistency and quality of the content I make here on SmartPassiveIncome.com.
214: How to Master Content Marketing with Neil Patel
May 18, 2016 • 37 min
Neil Patel is back for another awesome episode, and this time he’s sharing content marketing advice every single blogger should hear.
213: Gary Vaynerchuk on “Why Snapchat Matters”
May 11, 2016 • 24 min
This business mastermind, author, and host of The #AskGaryVee Show is here to teach me everything he knows about the explosive new social platform, Snapchat.
212: Inside a Coaching Call with Pat—Redesigning USA Weightlifting
May 4, 2016 • 46 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
211: How to Know What You Were Born To Do with Chris Guillebeau
Apr 27, 2016 • 36 min
This week, it’s my pleasure to introduce Chris Guillebeau, author of Born for This and inspiring role model for living a rewarding, purpose-driven life.
210: How to Automate Your Business to Save Time and Make More Money with Dana Malstaff
Apr 20, 2016 • 45 min
Joining me this week is the amazing Dana Malstaff, CEO and founder of Boss-Mom.com, a community that provides online resources and support for entrepreneurs who also happen to be moms.
209: The Power of Community—How Noah Bradley Made Art Camp
Apr 13, 2016 • 41 min
Today’s guest is Noah Bradley, an incredible visual artist and founder of a phenomenal community and online school called Art Camp.
208: Smart Passive Income Gets a Makeover! Why I Redesigned a Website That Wasn’t Broken
Apr 6, 2016 • 52 min
Last summer, I asked you guys how I was doing. I took that feedback to heart, and now, I get to share some of the very exciting results of that work with you.
207: The Voice Within and Jess Lively’s Journey from Jewelry to Over $200k in Online Business Revenue
Mar 30, 2016 • 50 min
Jess Lively is here to explore what can happen when entrepreneurs listen to their own intuition—and how it’s impacted her journey to a successful career as a business coach.
206: How SPI Reader Robert Duff Is Building Passive Income with Books on Amazon
Mar 23, 2016 • 37 min
Here with me this week is Robert Duff, Ph.D., a psychologist who’s supplementing his income by selling his books on Amazon.
205: How Simple Green Smoothies Used “Challenges” to Grow from 0 to 200k Subscribers in a Year
Mar 16, 2016 • 41 min
Meet Jadah Sellner, co-founder of Simple Green Smoothies, a truly exciting online business that’s transforming the health of its community.
204: Snack on This—How Sean Kelly Built SnackNation (and the Bigger Meaning Behind It)
Mar 9, 2016 • 41 min
Meet Sean Kelly, the founder of a very special company, SnackNation, that’s changing how we snack.
203: How to Command Any Conversation, Meeting, or Interaction You Have with Michael Port
Mar 2, 2016 • 46 min
Michael Port is the author of Book Yourself Solid and the new Steal the Show, and he’s a master of commanding conversations.
202: How SPI Helped Zephan Blaxberg Make the Leap
Feb 24, 2016 • 35 min
Zephan Blaxberg took a leap of faith, chased after his passion, and found himself achieving more success than he ever dreamed.
201: How Chef Allison Schaaf Built a Newsletter-Based Business—The Story of PrepDish
Feb 17, 2016 • 32 min
Allison Schaaf took something she loves—helping people create amazing meals in their own homes—and turned it into a sustainable online business.
200: How Deleting a Third of Your Content Can Triple Your Traffic—How to Do a Content Audit with Todd Tresidder
Feb 10, 2016 • 53 min
For my 200th episode, Todd Tresidder joins me to tell you all about the awesome power of content auditing.
199: The Marketing Effort Behind Will It Fly?
Feb 3, 2016 • 43 min
Will It Fly? has launched, and I want to introduce a few of the people who made its release such a success.
198: Building a Book Launch “Street Team” (Plus Pre-Order)
Jan 27, 2016 • 28 min
Meet Daniel Decker, the man behind the Will It Fly? launch team.
197: Behind the Scenes of Writing Will It Fly?
Jan 20, 2016 • 40 min
Today, I’m talking about the “why” and the “how” of writing my new book, Will It Fly?
196: How to Level Up Your Life with Steve Kamb
Jan 13, 2016 • 51 min
Steve Kamb from Nerd Fitness joins me to talk about his new book, Level Up Your Life.
195: Carrie Clark and Her SPI Reader Success Story
Jan 6, 2016 • 35 min
I’m kicking off 2016 with an incredible success story from a very special guest, Carrie Clark.
194: (Updated Recording) Types of Passive Income Generated Online and What to Expect From Each – Part 3
Dec 30, 2015 • 43 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
193: (Updated Recording) Types of Passive Income Generated Online and What to Expect From Each – Part 2
Dec 23, 2015 • 60 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
192: (Updated Recording) Types of Passive Income Generated Online and What to Expect From Each – Part 1
Dec 16, 2015 • 49 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
191: When a Product Launch Doesn’t Go as Planned: Inside a Coaching Call with Pat and Robert Kibbe
Dec 9, 2015 • 53 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
190: Step-by-Step Product Creation with Bryan Harris
Dec 2, 2015 • 70 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
189: Entrepreneurship and Life with Aaron Walker
Nov 25, 2015 • 40 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
188: Patreon: A Potential Alternative for Generating an Income Online
Nov 18, 2015 • 37 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
187: How to Run a Successful Affiliate Marketing Campaign (as the Product Owner) with Lewis Howes
Nov 11, 2015 • 43 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
186: How to Become a Successful Affiliate Marketer
Nov 4, 2015 • 48 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
185: Solving a Problem by Building It Yourself—The Story Behind ConvertKit with Nathan Barry
Oct 29, 2015 • 41 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
184: Psychological Strategies to Get More People to Open Your Emails, Read Your Copy, and Click on Links with Derek Halpern
Oct 21, 2015 • 57 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
183: Listener Success Story: From Masters Degree to Maestro of Online Business with Julian Bradley
Oct 10, 2015 • 39 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
182: Frameworks for Writing Copy That Converts with Ray Edwards
Oct 7, 2015 • 60 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
181: From Welfare to Nearly $1 Million with Kimra Luna
Sep 30, 2015 • 47 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
180: Two Woodworkers and How They Make a Full-Time Income from Their Craft with David Picciuto and Bob Clagett
Sep 23, 2015 • 46 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
179: New & Underused Methods for Building Your Email List (on Your Podcast & Other Content Platforms) with Tim Paige
Sep 16, 2015 • 40 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
178: The Ask Formula—How to Discover Exactly What Your Audience Will Buy (Even If You Don’t Have a Following) with Ryan Levesque
Sep 9, 2015 • 62 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
177: Periscope—Another Fad or the Next Big Thing?
Sep 2, 2015 • 83 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
176: Backlinking—What’s Working and Is It Even Still Important with Brian Dean from Backlinko.com
Aug 26, 2015 • 63 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
175: The 8-Year Hobby Blog That Quickly Transformed into a 6-Figure Per Month Business with Kirk Du Plessis
Aug 19, 2015 • 35 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
174: How to Invest the Passive Income You Earn from Business with Ryan Moran
Aug 12, 2015 • 60 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
173: Tips for Staying Consistent with Your Editorial Calendar with Garrett Moon from CoSchedule.com
Aug 5, 2015 • 43 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
172: Game Changing Business Growth with Peter Voogd
Jul 30, 2015 • 48 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
171: A Crash Course on Copywriting with Nikki Elledge Brown
Jul 22, 2015 • 40 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
170: The Secrets of a Successful Product Launch with Ramit Sethi
Jul 15, 2015 • 64 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
169: How Nathan Chan Built a 6-Figure Digital Magazine and the Marketing Strategies We Can All Use
Jul 8, 2015 • 53 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
168: Multiple Successful Businesses in Multiple Niches with Scott Turner
Jul 1, 2015 • 39 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
167: Chalene Johnson and the Lowdown on Lifers
Jun 24, 2015 • 52 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
166: The 2015 Halfway Point—Goal Status and Future of SPI
Jun 17, 2015 • 41 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
165: Susan Petersen from Freshly Picked on Selling Moccasins and Her BOOMING Online Retail Business
Jun 10, 2015 • 39 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
164: Michael O’Neal from Solopreneur Hour Talk Shop—His Success Journey and Actionable Tips for Interviews
Jun 3, 2015 • 54 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
163: Michael Hyatt on the Secrets of Team Building and Leadership
May 27, 2015 • 42 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
162: A First-Timer’s $130,208 Product Launch
May 20, 2015 • 40 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
161: How to Stand Out of the Crowd with Dorie Clark
May 13, 2015 • 55 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
160: People Over Profit with Dale Partridge
May 6, 2015 • 35 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
159: The Best Practices for Increasing Sales with Your Autoresponder Email Series
Apr 29, 2015 • 61 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
158: How to Productize Your Service-Based Business
Apr 22, 2015 • 48 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
157: The Art of Rejection with Jia Jiang
Apr 15, 2015 • 42 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
156: The Story Behind Abel James and the Success of Fat Burning Man
Apr 8, 2015 • 53 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
155: Inside One of My Weekly Mastermind Meetings
Apr 1, 2015 • 68 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
154: Behind the Scenes of SPI TV with Caleb Wojcik—Gear, Numbers, and Production Tips
Mar 25, 2015 • 59 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
153: Systematizing—Pat and Mindy Talk AskPat and Our Productive Workflow
Mar 18, 2015 • 53 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
152: How a Guest Post Became a Product and The Story of Cole’s Classroom
Mar 11, 2015 • 49 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
151: How to Put on a Successful (and Profitable) Virtual Conference with Lain Ehmann
Mar 4, 2015 • 50 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
150: A Day in the Life of Pat—My (New) Routine, Schedule, and Habits Shared
Feb 25, 2015 • 40 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
149: Dane Maxwell Interviews Pat Flynn
Feb 18, 2015 • 76 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
148: (By Popular Demand) The Story Behind The Success of Food Blog Pinch of Yum with Lindsay and Bjork
Feb 11, 2015 • 48 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
147: Behind the Scenes of a Thriving and Active Membership Site with Corbett, Chase, and Barrett from Fizzle.co
Feb 4, 2015 • 62 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
146: Product Validation and Pre-Selling—A Real Life Example with Jarrod Robinson
Jan 29, 2015 • 39 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
145: How to Become a Contributing Writer on Large Media Sites—From Bread Delivery to Content Delivery with Kimanzi Constable
Jan 22, 2015 • 46 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
144: Building a Million Dollar Business in 12 Months with Ryan Moran
Jan 15, 2015 • 53 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
143: Actionable Email Marketing Strategies and How to 3X Revenue Using Your Autoresponder with Steve Chou
Jan 8, 2015 • 50 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
142: How Paying Attention Paid Off for Joseph Michael, the Scrivener Coach
Jan 1, 2015 • 53 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
141: The Biggest Lessons I Learned from 2014 and How We’re Going to Crush 2015
Dec 25, 2014 • 44 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
140: Productivity and the Early Morning Routine with Hal Elrod
Dec 18, 2014 • 49 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
139: How to Work a Room and Socialize for Success with Susan RoAne
Dec 10, 2014 • 48 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
138: Meet Team Flynn—My Trip to Columbus and a Big Decision I Need to Make by 2015
Dec 4, 2014 • 35 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
137: A Product Launch Sequence That Works—How to Create a 3-Part Video Series with Amy Porterfield
Nov 27, 2014 • 51 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
136: How to Build an Online Course That Sells with David Siteman Garland
Nov 20, 2014 • 82 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
135: How an Animator Built an Online Business by Being Transparent
Nov 13, 2014 • 31 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
134: Crucial and Common WordPress Mistakes and How to Avoid Them with Dan from WP Curve
Nov 6, 2014 • 61 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
133: Gary Vaynerchuk on “Right Hooks,” Physical Products, Book Publishing, App Marketing, and More
Oct 31, 2014 • 26 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
132: Social Media Strategies and Automation Tools with Laura Roeder
Oct 23, 2014 • 54 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
131: Creating Creativity: Success Outside of the Box with Jason SurfrApp
Oct 16, 2014 • 33 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
130: Booking Yourself Solid: The Sales Process, Pricing, and More with Michael Port
Oct 10, 2014 • 47 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
129: How to Scale Up Your Service Based Business with Josh Shipp
Oct 2, 2014 • 70 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
128: [CASE STUDY] Manu Kalia—Taking an Offline Business and Productizing It Online
Sep 25, 2014 • 38 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
127: Building a Successful E-Commerce Business and Private Labeling with Ryan and Daniel
Sep 19, 2014 • 52 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
126: How to Get Paid for Your IDEAS
Sep 11, 2014 • 30 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
125: Small Secrets to Stay Mentally Focused and at the Top of Our Entrepreneurial Game
Sep 5, 2014 • 60 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
124: Your Author Empire—Pick a Niche and Publish for Profit with Steve Scott
Sep 2, 2014 • 44 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
123: Turning a So-So Blog into a So-Profitable Brand—Gretchen and Jason from Woodland Bakery
Aug 21, 2014 • 39 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
122: From Teachers to Totally Rocking It Online—Shane and Jocelyn Sams Share Their Success Story
Aug 14, 2014 • 42 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
121: A Crash Course on Charisma—A Guide to Winning In-Person Encounters with Jordan Harbinger
Aug 7, 2014 • 52 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
120: How to Create the Ultimate Flagship Product—From Research to Launch and Beyond with Ramit Sethi
Jul 31, 2014 • 56 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
119: What Is the “Minimum Marketable Event?” (And How Did LeadPages Use It To Go from Zero to 25K Customers in Less Than Two Years?)
Jul 24, 2014 • 54 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
118: How to Raise Capital for Your Startup with Bill Glaser
Jul 17, 2014 • 55 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
117: Broke on a Friend’s Couch to Successful Entrepreneur with Dwight Peters of BackersHub
Jul 10, 2014 • 29 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
116: Copywriting Tips and Formulas with Kevin Rogers
Jul 3, 2014 • 43 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
115: 9000 Unread Emails to Inbox Zero: My Executive Assistant Shares How We Did It (and How You Can Too!)
Jun 28, 2014 • 33 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
114: User Stories and BIG Project Production with My Team!
Jun 19, 2014 • 49 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
113: An Interview with 10-Year-Old Entrepreneur, Enya Hixson
Jun 12, 2014 • 13 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
112: How Matt Donley Quit to Go Full Time with His Side Gig—Even Though He’s Not an Expert
Jun 6, 2014 • 54 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
111: The Life of a Brand New Visitor
May 31, 2014 • 45 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
110: Tim Ferriss on Podcasting, Productivity, Experimentation, and if He Had to Start Over
May 24, 2014 • 52 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
109: From Personal Trainer to Successful Self-Published Author and Podcaster with Vinnie Tortorich
May 16, 2014 • 45 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
108: 8 Things That Pat Flynn Is Struggling with Right Now
May 8, 2014 • 54 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
107: How a Small Blog about Food Became a Big Deal with Lisa and Jason from 100 Days of Real Food
May 1, 2014 • 49 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
106: How to Get More Clients and Win in a Competitive Niche with Mary Beth Storjohann
Apr 24, 2014 • 36 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
105: S.P.L.A.T.—The Neuroscience Behind a Great Presentation, a Solid Pitch, and Total Attention
Apr 17, 2014 • 60 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
104: The Dark Side of Online Business, Blogging, and Success
Apr 10, 2014 • 56 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
103: Stop Being a Superhero. It’s Killing Your Business (and You)
Apr 1, 2014 • 58 min
I’m joined today by Chris Ducker, my best friend and founder of Live2Sell, ChrisDucker.com, and Youpreneur.
102: How to Create Extraordinary Change and Transform the World with Adam Braun of Pencils of Promise
Mar 24, 2014 • 35 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
101: A Look into the Business of One Smart Passive Income Student
Mar 17, 2014 • 67 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
100: A Look Back with Two People Who Changed My Life
Mar 6, 2014 • 56 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
099: Buying Stuff and Selling It on Amazon (For 6 Figures a Year!) with Jessica and Cliff Larrew
Feb 27, 2014 • 43 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
098: Millionaires and Mastermind Groups with Jaime Tardy (and How She Got Me to Say Yes)
Feb 20, 2014 • 53 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
097: John Lee Dumas on His 6-Figure Month, Facebook Webinar Strategy, and Adding Sponsors to Your Show
Feb 14, 2014 • 69 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
096: How to Make a Living Selling Your Artwork Online with Cory Huff from The Abundant Artist
Feb 6, 2014 • 41 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
095: The DOs and DON’Ts of Online Video with Caleb Wojcik
Jan 27, 2014 • 49 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
094: 5 Proven Content Creation Tips to Help You Maximize the Impact of Your Information
Jan 17, 2014 • 45 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
093: How to Make Next Year the Best Year Ever! Goal Setting, Resistance, and Priorities with Michael Hyatt
Dec 27, 2013 • 42 min
It’s that time of the year when goal setting is on our minds, but how do we make sure we accomplish those goals we set out to achieve?
092: The Psychology of Selling and How to Price Your Products with Ramit Sethi
Dec 20, 2013 • 43 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
091: Mixing Online Business with Offline Marketing Strategies—Direct Response with Kim Walsh-Phillips
Dec 13, 2013 • 55 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, my guest and I have a deep conversation about offline techniques that can be used in the online world.
090: 6 Things Architecture Taught Me about Starting an Online Business
Dec 5, 2013 • 42 min
I attended architecture school for 5 years and worked in the field for several more; now I own several online businesses completely unrelated—but are they?
089: Gary Vaynerchuk and How to Fight and WIN with Social Media (+My 50 Book Giveaway!) #JJJRH
Nov 27, 2013 • 39 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
088: The Creative Entrepreneur—The Art and Journey of Srinivas Rao of Blogcast FM
Nov 22, 2013 • 48 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I bring Srinivas Rao, the host of the popular podcast BlogCastFM, on the show!
087: Why You Belong on Stage—Pat’s “Braindump” of Public Speaking and Presentation Tips
Nov 15, 2013 • 68 min
Everything I know—my “braindump”—about something that’s very fresh on my mind right now: public speaking.
086: Everything from iPhone Apps to Adsense, Twitter, and Klout—Fireside with Joel Comm
Oct 31, 2013 • 47 min
In this episode, I welcome Joel Comm, who is a forward thinker in online business, and who inspired me to get started in the iPhone app industry.
085: How To Finally Take Action—Even If You’re Lost, Overwhelmed, or Don’t Know Where to Start with Dane Maxwell
Oct 25, 2013 • 62 min
In this episode, Dane Maxwell helps us understand why some people just don’t take action, and what we can do to break through that barrier.
084: 3 Secrets of Successful Selling—How to Turn Browsers into Buyers with Derek Halpern
Oct 17, 2013 • 55 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, we talk about turning browsers into buyers with my good friend Derek Halpern from Social Triggers.
083: Ask Pat! Session 2—Cleaning Your Email List, Hosting Meetups, A Day in the Life, and Being Unique Everywhere?
Oct 5, 2013 • 51 min
In this episode of the podcast, I answer your questions, covering email lists, niche selection, community meetups, and more.
082: Getting Paid Before Building the Solution—From Research to Validation to Profit – A Listener Success Story
Sep 26, 2013 • 52 min
Carl Mattiola joins me on this episode of the podcast to discuss finding business ideas and getting paid for your products before you’ve built them.
081: How Brigit Earns 6-Figures a Year in a Niche You Wouldn’t Expect
Sep 20, 2013 • 46 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I bring you a success story from Brigit, who generates six-figures a year in an unexpected niche.
080: Your Habits and Unlocking the Human Potential (with Lift Co-Founder, Tony Stubblebine)
Sep 13, 2013 • 42 min
In this session of the podcast, I’m happy to welcome Lift co-founder, Tony Stubblebine, to chat about habits, human behavior and entrepreneurship.
079: Time Travel and Book Marketing with Jeff Goins—Strategies to Help You Sell More Books and Spread Your Word
Sep 5, 2013 • 94 min
Jeff Goins joins me on this special before-and-after episode of The Smart Passive Income Podcast to discuss book marketing, publishing, and promotion.
078: Rapid Audience Building for Accelerated Hypergrowth (from Scratch)—Landing Pages and Conversion Optimization
Aug 27, 2013 • 95 min
In this session of the podcast, I welcome Clay Collins on the show to discuss five specific strategies you can implement for building your list faster!
077: From Nothing to 5-Figures per Month in Less Than a Year with John Lee Dumas of Entrepreneur on Fire
Aug 16, 2013 • 59 min
In this session of the podcast, I chat with John Lee Dumas from EntrepreneurOnFire.com who has built a popular business running a daily podcast show.
076: 8 Productivity Tips from Pat—But WHY?
Aug 2, 2013 • 39 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I talk about productivity tips that will help you get more done, but more importantly why you want to.
075: Six-Figure Earnings with Ebooks (Not on Amazon) and a Pricing Structure That Works with Nathan Barry
Jul 26, 2013 • 64 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
074: The Power of Relationships, Masterminds, Meeting in Person, and BFFs with Chris Ducker
Jul 19, 2013 • 41 min
In this session of the podcast, Pat Flynn and Chris Ducker chat about the power of relationships, masterminds, and having a few go-to colleagues.
073: Ask Pat Session 1—Un-Let Go, Traffic, Multiple Niche Sites, Content Mediums, and $1k in 3 Months
Jul 5, 2013 • 35 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I answer voicemail questions from SPI Podcast listeners!
072: Niche Down and Dominate—How Andrea Olson Is Changing the Lives of Parents
Jun 26, 2013 • 48 min
My guest is Andrea Olson, an awesome mom and business owner who has successfully created a business out of it in the very competitive parenting niche.
071: Successful Start Ups, Millions Lost and Everything In-Between—Inside the Mind of Noah Kagan from AppSumo
Jun 19, 2013 • 80 min
Noah Kagan joins the podcast to discuss starting businesses, learning from failure, and tips for finding business ideas.
070: The Brain, The Equation of Emotion, and How We Feel
Jun 6, 2013 • 61 min
In this episode of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I welcome Sean Webb from I AM Podcast to discuss the brain, the equation of emotion and how we feel.
069: How to Build Buzz and Why It’s Better Than Hype
May 31, 2013 • 44 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, we’re talking all about how to build buzz for your next big project or product launch.
068: The Most Powerful (and Toughest) Productivity Tip to Implement
May 16, 2013 • 22 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
067: Niche Site Duel 2.0 (Research Interview)—Neil Patel on How to Rank a Website Today
May 10, 2013 • 47 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I interview SEO expert and serial entrepreneur Neil Patel on what’s working in SEO today.
066: Niche Site Duel 2.0 (Research Interview)—SEO and Keyword Research with Spencer Haws
May 8, 2013 • 68 min
In this session of the SPI Podcast, I continue my niche site research by interviewing Spencer Haws about keyword research and SEO.
065: Go Mobile or Get Left Behind with Greg Hickman of MobileMixed.com
May 2, 2013 • 68 min
On this episode, I talk with mobile marketing with Greg Hickman of MobileMixed.com. We discuss how to better serve the growing mobile audience.
064: Podcasting for More Exposure, Leads, and Money (My SMMW13 Presentation!)
Apr 25, 2013 • 68 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I re-record the presentation I recently did at Social Media Marketing World about podcasting.
063: Monetizing a Hobby Blog and the “Magic” of Membership Sites
Apr 18, 2013 • 44 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, Doug Linn and I talk about monetizing a hobby blog with a membership site.
062: Marketing and Monetization with Mom Blogger, Meagan Francis
Apr 11, 2013 • 54 min
In this session of The SPI Podcast, we chat with successful mom blogger, Meagan Francis, about mom blogging, marketing, traffic and monetization.
061: Successful Startups and the Entrepreneurial Mindset with John Saddington
Apr 4, 2013 • 73 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, John Saddington and I discuss successful startups and life as an entrepreneur.
060: Behind the Scenes of My New Publication, Let Go
Mar 27, 2013 • 48 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I’m excited to talk all about my new multimedia book, Let Go, and give you a behind-the-scenes look.
059: How Viral Happens—An Interview with Jonah Berger, Author of Contagious
Mar 13, 2013 • 41 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I’m really excited to chat with Jonah Berger, author of Contagious: Why Things Catch On.
058: Pay What You Want with Anthony Vennare from Hybrid Athlete
Feb 20, 2013 • 50 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I interview Anthony Vennare who has built an online biz by asking people to pay what they want.
057: What the Music Industry Can Teach Us about Starting and Running an Online Business with David Hooper
Feb 13, 2013 • 51 min
In this episode of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I chat with David Hooper about the parallels between the music industry and online entrepreneurship.
056: LinkedIn, Likability and Leveraging Your Affiliates with Lewis Howes
Feb 6, 2013 • 44 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, we’re bringing back Lewis Howes to talk about LinkedIn, affiliate marketing, and more!
055: Blog to eBook to Membership Site in Less Than a Year—Starting Smart with Trevor Page
Jan 30, 2013 • 47 min
Trevor Page of HowtoProgramWithJava.com joins the podcast to tell how he built an online business outside of the blogging and make money online.
054: The Click
Jan 23, 2013 • 36 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, we talk all about the click: a small but incredibly important little action that happens on our sites.
053: What They Didn’t Tell Me before I Started My Online Business
Jan 16, 2013 • 39 min
If I could go back in time and tell myself these things about my online business, I would have been much better off.
052: How Jazz Musician Steve Nixon Started An Online Business—Success Story Interview
Dec 18, 2012 • 37 min
My guest today is Steve Nixon, another success story who’s built an online business outside of the “how to make money online” and blogging niche.
051: Tim Ferriss on Promotion from Scratch, Accelerated Learning, Experiments Gone Wrong, Publishing, and More
Nov 29, 2012 • 61 min
Tim Ferriss joins the show today to discuss running experiments, accelerated learning, and promoting new projects, including his new book, The 4-Hour Chef.
050: Brand Loyalty and a 19th Century Strategy You Can Use to Get It
Nov 14, 2012 • 32 min
In this solo session, I talk specifically about brand loyalty: what that really means, how important it is, and how to get it.
049: Being Everywhere and Building a Community around a Product Niche with Brendan Hufford
Oct 25, 2012 • 52 min
Today I’m joined by Brendan Hufford, a full-time teacher who has built a successful product-based niche site using many of the strategies outlined here on the SPI blog.
048: How a Part-Time Blogger Landed His Dream Job—An Interview with Leslie Samuel
Oct 5, 2012 • 58 min
Today’s guest is Leslie Samuel, a part-time blogger and full-time teacher with multiple blogging success stories under his belt.
047: Maintaining a Balanced Life
Sep 24, 2012 • 38 min
In this episode, I talk about what it’s like to try and maintain a balanced life, one that involves an expanding family and trying to get things done in my business at the same time.
046: Building a Lucrative Business with No Ideas, No Expertise, and No Money with Dane Maxwell
Aug 28, 2012 • 74 min
Dane Maxwell chats about his approach to building an online business, one that doesn’t include the need to become an expert in any particular niche, any money or start up funds, or even any ideas!
045: How to Win With Your Email List – Part 2 of 2
Aug 23, 2012 • 46 min
In this episode, we continue the discussion about email lists and how to win with them.
044: How to Win With Your Email List – Part 1 of 2
Aug 20, 2012 • 36 min
I’m sharing my thoughts about email lists: why they’re crucial for any online business, how to start building one, and what you can do to maximize your subscribers.
043: How to Have Laser-Like Focus and Stress-Free Productivity—Summer Marketing Mashup 2012
Aug 2, 2012 • 64 min
Today I’m joined by not one, but five guests for a Summer Marketing Mashup.
042: Killer Kindle Publishing Tips with Jonny Andrews
Jul 26, 2012 • 40 min
In this episode, I pick the brain of someone who is seeing massive success by publishing books on Amazon’s Kindle platform.
041: Affiliate Marketing the SMART Way—How to Stop Hoping and Start Earning
Jul 9, 2012 • 38 min
Today you’ll hear a podcast-friendly version of my recent solo presentation at Blog World Expo, all about how I manage to earn a significant income from affiliate marketing without using aggressive or forceful marketing tactics and hardly any pitch at all.
040: How a Space News Site Generates 5,000,000 Pageviews a Month with Fraser Cain
Jun 12, 2012 • 34 min
Today I’m bringing you another amazing success story, this time with Fraser Cain from Universe Today, a news site dedicated to the space and astronomy niche.
039: Changing Lives and Getting Paid with Niched iPhone Apps—Success Story, Interview Series 4
May 29, 2012 • 40 min
I’m super stoked to feature another success story interview, this time with someone who has built a very successful iPhone application business in a very tight niche.
038: World Domination and the $100 Startup with Chris Guillebeau
May 7, 2012 • 36 min
Today I’m joined by writer, traveler and fighter of the status quo, Chris Guillebeau.
037: Monetizing in a Hobby Niche—Success Story, Interview Series 3
Apr 18, 2012 • 23 min
Today, I’m stoked to feature yet another success story from someone who has built a six-figure business online in a surprising niche.
036: Multiple Passive Income Streams with Sunil—Success Story, Interview Series 2
Apr 6, 2012 • 44 min
In today’s episode, I talk with another passive income success story who’s making a living from blogging and online business.
035: Standing Out in an Already Crowded Niche—Success Story, Interview Series 1
Mar 28, 2012 • 30 min
Today I’m excited to share the story of two friends who started a blog, The Minimalists, without really knowing what they were getting into: an extremely crowded and saturated niche.
034: My 3rd ANNUAL Passive Income Report
Mar 13, 2012 • 51 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast I’m extremely excited to share my third Annual Passive Income Report!
033: 21 Small Things You Can Do for Your Audience That Can Lead to BIG-TIME Results
Feb 23, 2012 • 33 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast I share 21 small things you can do for your audience that can lead to big time results for your blog, brand and online business.
032: How to Buy a Website with Chris Guthrie
Feb 9, 2012 • 65 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast we welcome back (for the third time!) Chris Guthrie of MakeMoneyOnTheInternet.com.
031: Seeds of Opportunity and Pat Goes Hollywood
Jan 16, 2012 • 31 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, to kick of the new year I share something special that happened to me that happened as a result of producing the SPI podcast.
030: Pat’s Top 30 Tips for Successful Affiliate Marketing
Dec 28, 2011 • 54 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
029: How to Conduct (and Master) a Webinar with Lewis Howes from LewisHowes.com
Nov 28, 2011 • 61 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast I have the privilege of welcoming Lewis Howes to the show to talk about webinars.
028: Be Everywhere: Building a Profitable BRAND by Thinking Outside the Blog
Nov 14, 2011 • 78 min
In this special session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I share a re-recording of the presentation I did at Blog World Expo in Los Angeles last week.
027: How to Harness the Power of Social Proof Online
Oct 17, 2011 • 32 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I talk about social proof, what it is, why it’s extremely important and more!
026: The Two Types of Relationships You Must Develop Online in Order to Succeed
Sep 21, 2011 • 33 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I talk about the two important relationships that both play a major role in online business.
025: More Online Business Success Stories from People Who Don’t Teach People How to Make Money Online – Part 2
Aug 31, 2011 • 80 min
Pat Flynn from The Smart Passive Income Blog reveals all of his online business and blogging strategies, income sources and killer marketing tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve with your online business or blog. Discover how you can create…
024: Online Business Success Stories from People Who Don’t Teach People How to Make Money Online – Part 1
Aug 12, 2011 • 67 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I’m happy to showcase 3 success stories from people who are making a living online.
023: More Traffic, More Engagement, and More Action with Corbett Barr from ThinkTraffic.net
Jul 11, 2011 • 60 min
In this session of the podcast, I’m honored to have Corbett Barr from ThinkTraffic.net to discuss generating traffic and getting visitors to take action.
022: Affiliate Marketing Strategies, Tips, and Techniques from Real Life Experiences with Chris Guthrie
Jun 29, 2011 • 59 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, special guest Chris Guthrie and I discuss several affiliate marketing strategies, tips and techniques.
021: Q&A Session—Domain Names, Do You Need an Audience, YouTube Blackboards, and Adsense Earnings
Jun 8, 2011 • 45 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I do something a little different and give detailed answers to some of most commonly asked questions.
020: Chris Ducker on Virtual Assistants and Outsourcing
May 20, 2011 • 68 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, Chris Ducker shares his expertise in the world of virtual assistants and outsourcing.
019: Everything You Need to Know about YouTube for Blogging and Online Business
Apr 25, 2011 • 47 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I talk about creating YouTube videos to get most impact for your business and blog.
018: The Truth About Getting Rich Quick with MJ DeMarco, Author of The Millionaire Fastlane
Apr 6, 2011 • 47 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, multi-millionaire entrepreneur and recent author MJ DeMarco comes on the show to share his story.
017: Types of Passive Income Generated Online and What to Expect From Each – Part 3
Mar 23, 2011 • 55 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I discuss the different types of passive income streams that can be generated online.
016: What to Expect From Passive Income Streams Generated Online – Part 2
Mar 7, 2011 • 45 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I continue to investigate different types of passive income streams.
015: What to Expect From Passive Income Streams Generated Online – Part 1
Feb 21, 2011 • 41 min
In this session of the podcast, I investigate the different types of passive income streams that can be generated online, and what you can expect from each.
014: iPhone App Development and Marketing Tips
Jan 28, 2011 • 55 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I talk more about iPhone app development, marketing tips and more.
013: Is Giving Away Free Information Bad? Here Are Some Answers
Jan 12, 2011 • 58 min
In this session of the podcast, I discuss my post “Is Giving Away Free Information Bad?” with my special guest, Cliff from PodcastAnswerMan.com.
012: Productivity Hacks for Getting Things Done
Dec 22, 2010 • 55 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I talk about exactly how I manage to work on so many projects at the same time, stay focused, and get things done!
011: 5 Questions to Improve Your Online Business, Blog, or Website
Dec 1, 2010 • 35 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I give you 5 questions that you absolutely need to be asking yourself in order to improve your online business, blog or website.
010: Affiliate Sales with Chris Guthrie of MakeMoneyOnTheInternet
Nov 15, 2010 • 35 min
In this session (the 10th session!) of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I interview Chris Guthrie of Make Money On The Internet, who is making a killing as an affiliate for products from Amazon.com.
009: Make the Web a More Wonderful Place with Nicole Dean
Nov 5, 2010 • 41 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I interview rock star internet entrepreneur, blogger, business coach, publisher, affiliate marketing manager and friend, Nicole Dean from NicoleOnTheNet.com.
008: How to Get More Traffic with Corbett Barr from ThinkTraffic.net
Oct 20, 2010 • 45 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I welcome Corbett Barr from ThinkTraffic.net as a co-host, and we discuss something I know most of you are very interested in…traffic!
007: Blogging Success and WordPress Plugin Development with 20-Year-Old Entrepreneur Michael Dunlop
Oct 6, 2010 • 34 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I interview Michael Dunlop of IncomeDiary.com, who is a 20-year-old entrepreneur who seems to know exactly what he’s doing.
006: 6 Hurdles I Encountered When Starting My Online Businesses and Exactly How I Overcame Them
Sep 22, 2010 • 37 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I cover six hurdles that I encountered while running my online businesses and exactly how I overcame them.
005: Podcasting and Passive Income—Interview with Cliff Ravenscraft of PodcastAnswerMan.com
Sep 8, 2010 • 49 min
In this session of the Smart Passive Income Podcast, I interview the totally wise and inspirational Cliff Ravenscraft of PodcastAnswerMan.com, who shares with us his crazy journey to making a living doing something he loves, as well as the strategies and…
004: 5 Powerful Ways to Create Profitable Passive Income Products
Aug 23, 2010 • 25 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I go over five powerful ways that you can create profitable passive income products.
003: Affiliate and Niche Site Strategies Revealed with Glen Allsopp
Aug 11, 2010 • 36 min
In this session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast, I’m very excited to chat with Glen Allsopp of Viperchill.com as we get into crazy detail about exactly how he makes money online.
002: Late Night Internet Marketing with Mark Mason from Masonworld.com
Aug 2, 2010 • 31 min
It’s my pleasure to introduce m friend Mark Mason, a guy with a 60 hour per week corporate job and a family to support, yet he still makes a killing online as an internet marketer.
001: Introduction | Show Formalities | What to Expect
Jul 19, 2010 • 24 min
It’s here! The first session of The Smart Passive Income Podcast!