First published
Sep 04, 2020
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Indie Bites

Business Entrepreneurship Marketing

Growing an audience, making difficult decisions and launching - Aaron Francis

<p>Aaron Francis is currently an Educator at Planet Scale, but you would have seen him all around the internet doing courses, YouTube videos, podcasts and more. Notably he was a founding member of the Hammerstone team, which he’s recently left, to focus his energy on doing something he loves. Most recently, Aaron has launched <a href=""></a>, a course teaching you how to make better screencasts.</p><p><strong>Timestamps</strong></p><ul><li>00:00 Intro</li><li>01:25 Aaron's Background</li><li>02:10 Learning Software Engineering through books</li><li>03:24 Audience Building</li><li>05:51 Benefits of each content medium</li><li>08:07 Making time for everything</li><li>09:27 Having a full time job</li><li>10:23 Leaving Hammerstone</li><li>12:36 Launching</li><li>14:33 How has the launch gone?</li><li>15:25 Recommendations</li></ul><p><strong>Recommendations</strong></p><ul><li>Book - Any textbook in your field</li><li>Podcast - <a href="">No Plans to Merge</a></li><li>Indie Hacker - <a href="">Jordan O’Connor</a></li></ul><p><strong>My links</strong></p><ul><li><a href="">Twitter</a></li><li><a href="">Indie Bites Twitter</a></li><li><a href="">Indie Bites YouTube</a></li><li><a href="">Join the membership</a></li><li><a href="">Personal Website</a></li><li><a href="">2 Hour Podcast Course</a></li><li><a href="">PodPanda</a> (hire me to edit your podcast)</li><li><a href="">This Indie Life Podcast</a></li></ul><p><strong>Sponsor - </strong><a href=""><strong>EmailOctopus</strong></a><strong> 🐙</strong></p><p><em>EmailOctopus is an independently owned email marketing platform, built to support other small growing businesses. With a focus on affordability and ease of use, EmailOctopus contains all of the features you need to reach and grow your audience. You can </em><a href=""><em>start today</em></a><em>, with their industry leading free plan where you can contact up to 2,500 subscribers without paying a penny.</em></p>
Published Oct 05, 2023