The best stories we’ve heard come from people who have found something they are passionate about and then really took the time to grow it. Jamie Anderson, singer-songwriter turned guitar teacher, did just that. With her experience in playing guitar and touring for over 30 years, she found a way to turn her passion into teaching students and creating a guitar teaching YouTube channel who now has about 70k subscribers. In this podcast, Jamie shared how she started gaining traction in her YouTube channel and reaching one million views in just a few months. She also shared some of her marketing tips and strategies she’s used in growing her channel as well as some of the lessons she’s learned along the way.
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Today’s Guest Jamie Anderson is a singer-songwriter who has toured over 30 years, playing hundreds of venues in the US and Canada. She teaches guitar, ukulele, and mandolin online in private lessons and on YouTube. Her channel has over 400 lessons and 70k subscribers. She’s also an author. Her third book, Drive All Day, is a collection of stories from a working musician, from weird gigs to excuses her students give her. Her favorite, “She couldn’t practice because we couldn’t find her guitar.” Click here to find out more about TopMusicGuitar Membership Thank you for tuning in!
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