February 13, 2017 Ep.165 ~ Travel Blogging and Internet Fame ~ Conni Biesalski

“Every subscriber on YouTube is worth 50-times a Facebook or Instagram follower.” Conni Biesalski On this episode, we are welcoming Conni Biesalski to the show. Conni is the founder of Germanys biggest travel blog, Planet Backpack. Through Planet Backpack, Conni has also done an incredible job growing her personal brand. She has a very popular YouTube channel, created a blogging camp for German bloggers and is an international speaker. Today, we are going to talk about creating successful online launches, her personal YouTube strategy, using drones and how Conni handles being internet famous. “I would sit down and watch Casey Neistat videos, I would write down, for every scene, what he was doing and achieving with it.” Conni Biesalski 16:56: Conni on Successful Online Launches 21:55: Conni’s YouTube Strategy 30:01: On Using Drones for Videos 32:38: How Conni Handles Her Internet Fame “People don’t connect with products, people connect with people.” Conni Biesalski Honorable Mentions: http://outsite.co/ Chris Guillebeau https://chrisguillebeau.com/ Sean Ogle https://www.locationrebel.com/ The Four Hour Work Week https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0307465357/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=theentrepr01f-20&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=as2&creativeASIN=0307465357&linkId=af3a7a74d0846220ccd4ca9d80877348 A Life of Blue Blog http://www.alifeofblue.com/ Noah Kagan-Validating Ideas http://okdork.com/ ‘Launch’ by Jeff Walker https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1630470171/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=theentrepr01f-20&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=as2&creativeASIN=1630470171&linkId=10ebe479c0efc7acbe1ce7215cf4f9b2 Casey Neistat - YouTube https://www.youtube.com/user/caseyneistat True Fans - Kevin Kelly http://kk.org/thetechnium/1000-true-fans/ 30 Days of Venerability Challenge https://www.youtube.com/user/planetbackpack/featured DJI Mavik https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01LZ8QTSU/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=theentrepr01f-20&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=as2&creativeASIN=B01LZ8QTSU&linkId=ce9868f84eb2d9feb42d225946adae08 Canon G7X https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00NEWYE12/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=theentrepr01f-20&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=as2&creativeASIN=B00NEWYE12&linkId=765c46ee8c2baca57c80e9c460f12d8f Contact info: YouTube https://www.youtube.com/user/planetbackpack/featured Website http://www.connibiesalski.com/ Planet Backpack http://www.planetbackpack.de/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/planetbp Instagram https://www.instagram.com/conni.biesalski/