Why Did Social Media Examiner’s Michael Stelzner Start a Web Show?

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Michael Stelzner has joined me multiple times on The Rise To The Top.

We have covered how he turned his “online magazine”, Social Media Examiner, into a million dollar business (and now a multiple million dollar business). Sa-weet.

We covered how he monetizes his site through online events. Very cool.

And then, very late in 2012, Michael made an exciting move. He decided to create his own show (interesting – similar to the timing of Chris Brogan who was on the show last week to talk about it).

I tracked down Michael to talk to him about this. Why did he decide to create a show? What is he hoping it will do for Social Media Examiner? What are some of his tips for folks that are getting started?

And much, much, more.



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