327 – How to Become a Recognized Expert (and Build Passive Income )Through Blogging – Interview with Crime Story Writer Tracy Curry Reyes

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Being a successful blogger is much tougher today than it was just 10 years ago.

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With thousands of blogs being published every hour of the day, the best way for bloggers and podcasters to gain serious recognition is to carve out a specific niche.

That’s exactly how my guest this week built her reputation online as a blogger. Tracy Curry Reyes joins me on episode 327 of the show to share her success as a blogger and online journalist.

Traciy Curry-ReyesTracy is a full time writer who’s been blogging for over 16 years. What’s really interesting about Tracy’s story, is the niche she’s in. She’s been writing about “movies inspired by true crime stories” since 1998.

It started out as just a hobby for Tracy, but over time she’s monetized it online and even offline through true-crime consulting and other freelance writing opportunities.

In this interview you’ll hear Tracy share some really great stories and lessons on how to make a full time income as a blogger in today’s competitive world of online writing.

We’ll be discussing:

  • Why it’s so important to niche your writing in today’s competitive world of online journalism.
  • How Tracy has used her blog as leverage to become a true-crime case consultant for factual programs, movies and documentaries.
  • How Tracy makes passive income from her true crime blogs.
  • And much more!

Enjoy the interview!