Episode 77 “Wash My Door Knob”

Episode 77 “Wash My Door Knob”

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EntreProgrammers Episode 77

“Wash My Door Knob”

3:05

The EntreProgrammers discuss the how the world’s violence has diminished since the dark ages.

8:45

Chuck talks about his merchant account issues during the week. Chuck is now working on making a switch with these accounts. The EntreProgrammers talk about the beauty of Stripe accounts.

18:00

John talks about how some vendors do not take credit cards in Europe.

20:00

Josh talks about leadpages.net, that renewed his account without warning. At they do not give refunds. Derick is shutting down his account with LeadPages because of their poor customers service.

28:00 

Josh talks about his aunt who works at a hospital. She oversees the ignorant  staff who treat patience horribly and are unaware that the patiences could easy Tweet their bad experience. The hospital administration retaliates by attempting to turn off the internet on the floor of the patience.

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29:30 

John talks about how companies need to think about their customer service, and research the people they service before they decide to follow through with bad service. Because, tweeting about bad service is imminent, and can ruin your leverage.

34:55

Chuck talks about his Podcast Movement experience. Chuck did a whole lot of eating and networking in Fort Worth TX. Derick talks about his dinner experience with Chuck.

41:00

Chuck is working up setting up some training courses. Possibly a beta course then sell for regular price. This is Chuck plan to raise at least 10 thousand bucks.  John suggest sell the material before you create it.

Take a look at railsclips.com, Chuck updated his site with all the suggestion from the EntreProgrammers.

54:30

Derick ask Josh about some of the SumoMe features. Chuck ask is SumoMe Works with Drip.

57:47 

Chuck has tickets available for Angular Remote Comf.

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1:02:35

John talks about a course with and interesting upgrade approach by Amy Hoy

1:05:20

Derick figures out his SumoMe issue.

1:05:45

John publish a guess post on Simple Programmer. The EntreProgrammers talks about how to embed code from Gist.  John mentions he should have a least 5 post per week on Simple Programmer. John talks about his new Get Up and Code panel podcast discussion plans. Chuck gives pointers about the process.

1:14:00

Chuck talks about the guidelines for his panel podcasts. John ask if he could use Chuck’s guidelines. Derick talks about a fan who run Suggest a Guess.  John gives run down of his plan to free himself from have to watch some of his project.

1:24:00

John talks about start a new project. Josh suggest moving a forum to Facebook.

1:30:30

Josh mentions how he uses Copy Chief. This is his suggestion to John. This is John next project for recurring revenue.

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1:40:00

Derick talks about Lead Pages getting back to him about his recent Tweet. Derick mentions the Sumo Me integration with Drip. John gives a lot of hype to Thrive. Derick mentions the monthly subscription SumoMe is offering of more advance features.

 1:52:00

Josh has 21,000 signups for his giveaway contest.  Josh is really not sure how he was able to get a huge number of signups. Josh shares information about his email strategy for his contest.

2:05:00

Josh talks about some of his workflow issues with Edgar. Derick thinks John is no using Edgar to his advantage using the RSS feed instead of a blog. John may be have some traction issuse with the way he is using Edgar.

 2:14:00

John explains where his traffic is coming from for the podcast. But still puzzle about how he is getting so many subscribers. Derick is shock that John has as many subscribers as he does, with how his setup is working.

Thoughts of the Day

John – Think about where you were…

Derick – Re-Focus

Josh –  Take the time to research, or your homework

Chuck – Life is like riding a bike, in order to keep your balance, is to keep going forward.

Resources mention in this episode

Stripe

https://stripe.com/us/pricing

Sumo Me

http://sumome.com

Copy Chief

http://copychief.com