Jake Thomas — $5k/mo Golden Retriever Blog, Studying YouTubers, & Learning SEO From Scratch
Jake is the creator of Golden Hearts and Creator Hooks.
On the show today is Jake Thomas. Jake is the creator of Golden Hearts and Creator Hooks.
I wanted to bring him on because he went from having absolutely no experience in SEO to generating $5k per month in affiliate revenue from hundreds of thousands of visitors. He also studies YouTubers to dissect their thumbnails, titles, content, and what makes their videos great.
You'll hear about how to quickly get up to speed with SEO in 2021, how to pick profitable niches, and what YouTubers do better than anyone else.
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