TBP Podcast 039: How to Inspire People to Tell Their Stories with Ben Salise, Host of Mugstoria

In today’s show of The Big Picture Podcast, Dave and Jo interviewed Mugstoria host, Ben Salise. Mugstoria aims to bring visual, short, shareable, inspirational, and hyperlocal stories to individual readers as well as entire communities. Banking on the notion that there is a storyteller in each person, Mugstoria also aims to encourage and inspire people to share their own stories.

In today’s episode, Ben shared how he started Mugstoria, his video that went viral, and the things he learned from running the show. Not only that, he also dished out advice for people who want to become influencers, why confidence is important, and the projects he’s working on, among many others. You’d surely enjoy this episode, so don’t forget to tune in!

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Show Nuggets:

  • What Mugstoria is
  • How he felt when a video he created went viral
  • How are they generate revenue
  • The new Facebook algorithm that affected Mugstoria
  • What their proposal is when they meet up with prospective clients
  • How they got 1.8 million follows
  • How he creates his content
  • How business influencers like him can help business owners
  • What an influencer is
  • His advice to people who would like to become influencers
  • On maintaining popularity
  • How he would walk a person a budding influencer through
  • How business owners reach out to Mugstoria
  • His projects
  • The importance of being confident
  • How always looking at their phones can affect children
  • His tips for parents


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