188: Podcasting and Social Media with Michael Stelzner

Michael Stelzner Podcast via BizChix.com

Michael Stelzner is the founder of Social Media Examiner, author of the books Launch and Writing White Papers and the man behind large events, such as Social Media Marketing World and Social Media Success Summit. He is also host of the Social Media Marketing podcast show.

The following questions and more are answered in this episode:

What Mike was like as a kid? [04:00]

How he met his wife? [05:12]

Why he launched a podcast? [07:55]

Why podcasting is a track at Social Media Marketing World? [15:25]

How many downloads he gets per episode? [12:30]

Will big brands get into podcasting? [39:07]

How does he find new guests? [32:25]

How does he prepare for an interview? [26:44]

What does he send his guests in advance? [27:45]

Who was he most nervous to interview? [29:55]

What podcasts does Mike listen too and how often? [22:30]

  • Resources

How Social Media Examiner Launched and Grew

  • Motivational Quote

If you can't explain it simply 

  • Must Read Book

Launch: How to Quickly Propel Your Business Beyond the Competition by Michael Stelzner

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  1. Great episode! Thanks for the shout out Natalie! I enjoyed connecting with you as well. I am glad that we were able to work it out for Mike to join you on the show. I enjoyed the interview and hope that your listeners will as well!


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