The Blog

The blog shares tools, tips, resources as well as my general experiments and results to help you start, grow and scale your business.

5 tools and tips to help you create the best quality interview-based podcast

My podcast The #socialAfricanshow is an interview based podcast. On the show, we chop-it-up with awesome entrepreneurs of African origin. And, since we launched in August 2017, I have learnt a few tricks of the trade that help me consistently put out great, crystal clear podcast episodes. K.I.S.S I believe in keeping things super simple. There is …

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One year podcasting I’ve made friends had magical moments and even made money

On the first day of August 2017 when I hit the publish button for the first three episodes of The Social African Show, I was confident  very confident that the message would resonate and hopefully create a snowball effect, becoming the next big thing with one million downloads every day. The beginning No, seriously, that …

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Why I ditched Zencastr for Ringr to record my podcast episodes

Sometimes amidst chaos, you can unearth a gem.  In building the #socialAfricanshow within 30 days, time was a precious commodity. I had to work both smart and fast. I was looking for a way to record my podcast guests remotely. I quickly stumbled across Zencastr, a multi-end, web-based, VoIP (voice over IP) service. Some of …

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How to increase brand visibility with Location Stickers and Hashtags in Instagram Stories

I use the Story feature on Instagram a lot. I’m almost always in story mode, creating and sharing on the go.  And, I’ve been testing out the Location Stickers and Hashtags on Instagram Stories. The result? A steady increase in Story views. If you’re on Instagram and you want to build your brand, you should leverage …

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