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Ep 177. How to Start a Side Hustle by Creating and Selling a Digital Course with Guest Amy Porterfield

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Amy Porterfield, Entrepreneur, New York Times Bestseller, and Host of The Online Marketing Made Easy Podcast 

Amy Porterfield is an online marketing expert and the host of the top-ranked podcast, Online Marketing Made Easy. Through her bestselling courses, book and popular podcast, Amy’s action-by-action approach proves that even the newest online entrepreneurs can bypass the overwhelm, and instead generate exciting momentum as they build a business they love. 



  • Introduction of Amy Porterfield, online marketing expert, and podcast host. 
  • Brief overview of Amy's mission to help entrepreneurs build businesses they love. 

Segment 1: Is a Digital Course Right for You? 

  • How to determine if creating a digital course is a viable option for aspiring entrepreneurs. 
  • Emphasize the importance of expertise, passion, and audience needs. 
  • The three-step process for choosing the right course topic: Identify, Validate, Research. 

Segment 2: Starting with No or a Small Audience 

  • Discuss the misconception of needing a large audience to start a course. 
  • Encourage listeners to begin building their audience while developing their course. 
  • Highlight the potential for a course to attract more people to their brand. 

Segment 3: Overcoming Naysayers and Self-Doubt 

  • Share a community question about dealing with self-doubt and naysayers. 
  • Amy's advice on focusing on positive feedback and surrounding oneself with a supportive community. 
  • Acknowledge common worries and limiting beliefs that hinder course creation. 

Segment 4: Amy's Inspiration and Future Goals 

  • Explore what inspires Amy to teach students how to create digital courses. 
  • Amy's future "Bold Goals" for expanding her reach and helping more entrepreneurs. 
  • Tease upcoming projects and collaborations Amy is excited about. 


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  • Invite listeners to leave reviews, subscribe, and keep taking action towards their dreams. 


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