Tim Reid is the host of Australia's Number #1 Marketing Podcast “Small Business Big Marketing” and I am humbled that he agreed to spend some time with us on the WP Elevation Podcast to share his expertise. Is your business a helpful business? Watch the interview and find out why this matters and how to do it.

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Show Notes

Some of the highlights of this episode include:

  • Tim checking in to the Beverly Hills Hilton and spotting Barack Obama, and another encounter with “The Boss.” This guy gets around!
  • How to position your business as “helpful”
  • Why “WordPress” may not be the best option these days for small businesses – this is controversial folks!
  • Are you hesitant about sharing your knowledge with others in the industry for fear that they'll become your competition? Tim has a great take on this – listen out for the Jamie Oliver example.

Elevation Round Answers

Here are Tim's answers to the questions in our Elevation round. Watch the interview to get the full scoop.

  1. Your ideal client
  2. Podcast
  3. Podcast
  4. Use video
  5. Don't need one
  6. Clear milestones
  7. Ask
  8. Podcast

Reach Out

You can reach out and thank Tim on SmallBusinessBigMarketing.com – where you can subscribe to his podcast, TimReid.com.au for speaker bookings or @TimboReid

Suggested Guest

Tim suggested I interview Anthony Casalena –  founder of Squarespace.  Anthony, keep your eyes on your inbox.

Competition Hint

Hint: to enter the competition, leave a comment below telling us the number one thing that any small business client absolutely needs to do on their brand new WordPress website?



I am co-founder of WP Elevation and Video User Manuals. The reason I get out of bed every day is because I love helping WordPress consultants build a successful business. I do this through webinars, coaching, speaking, consulting and heading up the awesome community at WP Elevation.