Is Writing Still a Viable Content Platform? Medium, Copywriting Tips, and More, with Dr. Benjamin Hardy
Pat Flynn of SmartPassiveIncome interviews Dr. Benjamin Hardy, the bestselling author of Willpower Doesn’t Work. From 2015 to 2018, Dr. Hardy was the top writer on Medium.com and grew his email list to almost 400,000 subscribers in three years without paid ads. He was getting 20k to 30k subscribers from the simple call to action on his Medium articles, but unfortunately Medium doesn’t allow that any longer. He talks about the importance of learning how to write headlines that are likely to go viral and goes into his writing process that have made him such a prolific writer. Hardy’s newest book is Personality Isn’t Permanent. If you’re “seeking growth, seeking change, seeking new experiences, being intentional,” you can change your personality.