The Rebel Artist’s Manifesto

Have the Audacity To Make Good Money From Your Creative Work

Should you even try to make money from your art, writing, or music? Do you think
you’re doomed to a mediocre quality of life because you’re artistic? Are you afraid
it’s too late?
I’ll help you bust these myths and more in this free ebook. Just sign up below & I’ll send
you the download link, along with free weekly tips & strategies designed to help you
make a good income doing what you love. Enjoy!

MCP001 – Welcome to the Make Creativity Pay Podcast

Show Summary

In this first, short episode of the Make Creativity Pay Podcast, you’ll hear why I’m so passionate about helping you to make good money from your writing, music, photography, art, or whatever craft you’re obsessed with.

You’ll learn about upcoming interviews with experts who have been where you are now and who want to help you achieve your dreams.

You’ll also find out how to submit a question live that I can answer on an upcoming show.

This is the first of three episodes I’ll be launching at once, so you don’t have to wait to get to the good stuff!

Coming up in MCP002 – How Photographer David Molnar Grew His List By 12K in 3 Months

and in MCP003 – How to Blast Through Major Challenges to Grow Your Creative Business with Jon Morrow

30 Warning Signs That Spell Failure for Your Creative Business

Is your creative business doomed?

You’ve probably wondered if you have what it takes.

Is your creative business doomed?

Is your creative business doomed?

You love creating, whether it’s plucking out a story or a song, producing a new show, capturing a sunrise to preserve a moment forever, or crafting that silver into wearable art.

But when it comes to making good money at what you do?

That’s a different story.

There are so many things that you’re juggling, and they’re all important.

It’s easy to let things the things you don’t like to do slide, to rationalize or make excuses, or to tell yourself you’ll get around to them someday.

On top of that, you have to deal with all those nagging fears and doubts -

  •  “I’m not good at business,”
  •  ”I don’t think I can ever learn to manage all this,”
  •  “There’s just no money in music/photography/poetry,” or the big one,
  •  “Does it really matter what I do? Would anyone even notice if I quit?”

We’ve all been there.

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How to Boost Your Email Signups with Irresistible Incentives

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You’re trying to grow your email list. You wish it was easier and more straightforward. You know that having that having a solid, engaged list of fans is essential for writers, performers, crafters, and creatives of all kinds. You’ve seen how excited, loyal fans will pull out their wallets and buy from you, and that [...]

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10 Steps to a Killer About Page for Artists and Creatives

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Have you ever wondered if you can really be any good at this marketing thing? You’re a writer, musician, artist, photographer, entertainer, or crafter. You’ve got the website, but you’re pretty sure it’s not the best it can be. You imagine attracting hoards of raving, loyal fans, but you’re not sure how to find them. [...]

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12 Truths Successful Creatives Know About Making a Living (That You Don’t – Yet)

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You’d like to make money from the work you love most. You think you can spin your hobby into a full-time or part-time income. But you get heart palpitations when someone asks you how much you charge for your highest priced photo, art print, or handcrafted artisan bowl. Maybe quoting a fair sum to perform [...]

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