Jason Hartman talks to Ruth Soukup, founder of Elite Blog Academy and creator of LivingWellSpendingLess.com, about the process of starting her blog, gaining traction with it, and how she was able monetize it. After telling her husband that she was going to make enough money for their family to live on, Ruth took it seriously and within a few years was making enough that he could quit and become a stay-at-home dad. Jason and Ruth discuss her company Elite Blog Academy, and the mission it has to teach bloggers of all forms to turn their side hustle into a main hustle.
[1:20] How Ruth’s entreprenuerial journal started
[3:51] The books that helped Ruth the most when starting her blog, and her biggest SEO tip
[7:45] What’s the income breakdown for Ruth’s company?
[10:50] The best products that you can sell are those that people are already asking for
[15:08] How does Ruth offer her courses? Is it audio, video, Facebook groups?
[18:48] Why does Ruth only take students once a year?