6 Secrets For Starting A Successful Social Media Automation Business

Want to start your own social media automation business? Here are 6 tips you should know.

We've interviewed thousands of successful founders at Starter Story and asked what advice they would give to entrepreneurs who are just getting started.

Here's the best advice we discovered for starting a social media automation business:

#1: Rameish Budhoo, founder of Black Nation:

We chatted with with Rameish, founder of Black Nation ($/month). In our interview, Rameish says:

Your dream will one day manifest into greatness. Keep working at it.


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#2: Justin Hartzman, founder of Needls:

We chatted with with Justin, founder of Needls ($250K/month). In our interview, Justin says:

Once we hit sales of 300x in the first quarter, we realized we had something.


Do not be afraid to fall, failure makes you stronger. There are a lot of dark days when you are starting your own business. You go through a lot.


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#3: Laura Roeder, founder of MeetEdgar:

We chatted with with Laura, founder of MeetEdgar ($200K/month). In our interview, Laura says:

We launched Edgar in the summer of 2014 and got customers immediately. We are a bootstrapped business and we hit our first million in ARR less than a year after launch.


We have had some tough times in dealing with our external partners. Being a social media marketing tool we are very much at the mercy of the social platforms, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.


Start collecting money. The real test is to see if people will buy it. Sell something and collect money for it. Do that as soon as possible.


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