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Viral Launch Blueprint: Launch Your Business Virally

Learn how to build virality into the DNA of the launch of your business online by following our Viral Marketing System.
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10,637 students enrolled
Created by Mark Middo
Last updated 11/2014
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
Know the viral strategies of AirBNB, DropBox and Twitter, with the exact steps on how you can apply them to your business no matter what industry.
Know the tools you can use to build a viral system in your business.
Have the ability to plan a viral marketing campaign based on some of the strategies that have worked for us and other businesses.
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  • Do some prior research on the businesses airbnb, Twitter & Dropbox so you are familiar with the business we are profiling.
  • Have a bit of a think about your target market and their online behaviour, what websites they frequently visit - so you can picture how your viral campaign might look like on what platform.
  • Have a notepad and pen ready to take notes
  • Make sure you wear a helmet while you watch the course, incase you fall off your chair because of how awesome the content is.

Do you ever look at other businesses and wonder just how the hell they get their products or services to go viral?

One day they release a product, next minute they've sold 10,000 of them and netted another 10,000 email subscribers in the process (not to mention their MOUNTAIN of Facebook fans).

"Don't get me started on Facebook fans!" I hear you say...

Usually a few weeks later, you see pictures of them on social media in an exotic location, enjoying the fruits of their labour, while you slog it out acquiring each and every customer.

Sound familiar?

Well, I'll let you in on a little secret...

It's no fluke!

What these people are actually doing is following secret viral growth techniques from the big boys like Dropbox, Twitter and Airbnb (to name a few).

The great news for you is that ANYONE can follow these viral growth techniques. You just need to know what they are and how to apply them to your own online business.

The even better news is, the founders of Social Empire Mark Middo and Corey Topp have created their short introductory course "Social Empire's Viral Launch Blueprint" to show you EXACTLY how.

Here are just a few of the campaigns that Mark and Corey have used these viral techniques for in their businesses...

  • They jammed 1200 people into the first ever event of their startup Reminisce, with no marketing budget or no website making a tidy $150,000 in the process.
  • They clocked up 42,000 Kindle downloads of Mark's best selling book 5 Minute Business, sitting on top of names such as Tim Ferriss and Tony Robbins.
  • They also recently sold out a 1500 person event at the FIFA World Cup in Brazil in the space of 2 days, with no email list!

So if you'd like to find out EXACTLY how they did it, and how you can follow the same strategies to cause your product or service to go viral, simply sign up for the Udemy course now.

You won't be disappointed. See you on the inside!

Who is the target audience?
  • Online business owners looking to get more traction for their products.
  • Start up business owners looking to launch their business with virality built into it's DNA.
  • Great offline business owners looking to expand their online presence FAST.
  • This is not for unmotivated lazy people who are not willing to put in the work to build a viral system.
  • Not for people who aren't willing to invest some budget into their marketing campaigns.
  • This is not for people who are looking for a get rich quick scheme where you do no work and somehow magically make lots of money.
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 9 Lectures Collapse All 9 Lectures 57:01
1 Lecture 16:13
In this section we are discussing the format of the webinar - what you are going to learn, who we are and why you should be listening to us. We will outline the major reason why you would want to build virality into your business and how this course is not about creating viral content and hoping it creates a business benefit. This is about getting business results and facilitating the word of mouth principles online.
Introduction into Virality

Just a quick quiz to make sure you were listening..

Introduction Quiz
1 question
Stage 1: Reverse Engineering Large Distribution Networks: airbnb Case Study
2 Lectures 09:08
In this section we will be using the case study airbnb and how they successfully reverse engineered Craigslist to grow their business fast. We are then going to show you how we did the same thing for our start up Reminisce leveraging Facebook and how you could potentially do the same thing with your business.
airbnb Case Study

These are the action steps talked about in the airbnb case study.
airbnb Case Study Action Steps
Stage 2: Using a Referral System with Incentivised Sharing: DropBox
2 Lectures 15:47
In this section we will be using the case study Dropbox and how they successfully implemented a viral referral system to grow their business fast. We are then going to show you how we did the same thing for our start up and how you could potentially do the same thing with yours.
Dropbox Case Study

These are the action steps talked about in the Dropbox case study.
Dropbox Case Study Action Steps
Stage 3: Developing User Onboarding to Create Virality: Case Study Twitter
2 Lectures 07:54
In this section we will be using the case study Twitter and how they successfully used user onboarding to engage users so they became advocates of their service. We are then going to show you how we did the same thing for our start up and how you could potentially do the same thing with yours.
Twitter Case Study

These are the action steps talked about in the Twitter case study.
Twitter Case Study Action Steps
Final Stage: Putting it all together - Viral Launch Blueprint Action Steps
2 Lectures 07:50
In this section we will combining all the techniques that we spoke about and giving you a viral launch blueprint that you can implement in your business.
How to implement the Viral Launch in your Business or Startup

These are the action steps from the entire course and how you can build virality into the DNA of your business.
Final Action Steps
About the Instructor
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Author of 5 Minute Business

Mark Middo is a serial online entrepreneur, best-selling author of 5 Minute Business and international speaker who has thrived on unconventional thinking. The co-founder of Reminisce Entertainment and Social Empire, Mark is well known for his ability to uncover unique marketing angles and leverage them to create remarkable online revenue growth. Over the last decade, Mark has employed his powerful framework to fuel the success of several online businesses.

Mark’s own story of transformation serves as a real-life testament to the power of his methods. At the age of 20, Mark had made many failed attempts at making a living online and resorted to working as a DJ in one of Melbourne’s most notorious strip clubs. Soon after, Mark applied for university where a burning desire to succeed and succeed quickly saw him plough through a 4 year degree in a mere 2 years. After working his way up the corporate ladder, he was appointed to lead digital at the Formula 1 and went on to work with global brands such as MotoGP, McDonald’s, Renault and Mizuno.

Building on his corporate success, Mark applied his framework to create an online trading indicator in Russia for $150 and sell it to a large currency investment firm in the U.S. for a tidy six figure sum.

Mark then launched his own start up called Reminisce, an online voting system built for nightclubs, with long time friend Corey Topp. Amazed by Reminisce’s instant success, the pair then formed Social Empire so they could help people do exactly what Mark did for Corey – That is to provide a framework, along with the skills and knowledge required to bring an online business idea to life with minimal online marketing experience…

Mark has productised his methods in his international best-selling book 5 Minute Business, which has amassed over 42,000 downloads on Amazon, reaching #1 in the world within the first three days of its release.

As an increasingly prominent expert and influencer in his field, Mark is a mentor for the Founder Institute, a Maven Judge for the Australian Cool Company Awards, the go-to speaker for Australian Government events and has been featured by some of the largest publications in the world – including Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Reuters, Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and Anthill Magazine.

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