Aug. 29, 2016

42: Making Millions from an Octopus called Edgar with Laura Roeder

42: Making Millions from an Octopus called Edgar with Laura Roeder


Laura Roeder is the founder of MeetEdgar – a social media scheduling tool that has helped thousands of people and has generated over $3.2 million in revenue this year with no funding and no free version!

Laura has been featured in too many places for me to mention in this short introduction but I will say that she was asked by president Obama to speak at the White House. Which I’m pretty sure trumps any other place I have mentioned before on this show!


What you will learn:

  • Why you shouldn’t offer a free trial
  • Are you born an entrepreneur
  • How to avoid time wasters
  • How to grow your email list
  • How to gain the most exposure from your social media content
  • How to gain more clients from social media platforms
  • How to build a subscription based business

Interesting highlights:

  • MeetEdgar reached $1Million within her first year of business
  • MeetEdgar has done $3.2 million of revenue  this year
  • Laura grew her business with zero funding
  • MeetEdgar has never offered a free trial
  • How Laura got to speak at the White House


Laura’s #1 practical advice: 

Resources & Links:

  • Meet Edgar – Social Media Re-purposing Content Management
  • Buffer – Social Media Management
  • Hootsuit – Social Media Management
  • Mailchimp – email marketing
  • Zapier – Helps you integrate different apps together

Get in touch with Laura on Twitter >


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