Securing guests on your podcast isn’t as easy as a simple ask—you need to put a little bit of thought into it. In today’s episode, I’m sharing how to craft perfect pitches to secure guests to come on your show!

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Insider’s Tip to Book Certain Guests (1:34)

How to Reach Guests You Want to Pitch (2:00)

  • Brainstorm guests you want on your show
  • Warm them up to your brand
  • Build your pitch for each guest 9

Building Your Perfect Pitch (2:55)

  • Why do they benefit from coming on your show?
  • How would your audience benefit from this guest?
  • Pitch your topic.
  • Thank them for their time.
  • Do your research!

Finding The Best Place to Pitch Your Guest (5:17)

  • Website Contact or Speaking Page
  • Follow the path on their site
  • Avoid pitching directly on social media
  • Follow their directions!

Give Your Guest Time (6:36)

  • Two week follow up

Be Genuine (8:42)