Category: Episodes

Show notes and episode information for The Smutlancer Podcast. It’s a show about the life of a smutlancer, what it takes to build an audience, and all the things we think and worry about.

episode 66 of the Smutlancers podcast hosted by Molly Moore and Michael Knight discusses sex blog stats 0

Don’t Be a Stats Whore (All the Time)

A lot of us obsess over our stats and want the numbers to be better than they are. In this week’s podcast episode, Molly and Michael talk about using your stats in a way that actually helps you — including what tools to use and how to get the most from the information your stats provide.

episode 65 of the Smutlancers podcast discusses having time to reach your goals 0

Give Yourself Time to Accomplish Your Goals

Depending on who you listen to, it takes 10,000 hours to master a skill or it takes ten years to find “success”depending on how you define it. Whether either are true or not, both...

episode 64of the smutlancers podcast is the mailbag episode and we're answering listener questions! 0

October 2019 Mailbag

In this month’s mailbag episode, we answer several questions AND respond to comments. There’s even a Molly rant towards the end. We’re talking about copyright, trademarks, self hosting, publishing erotic books, and pitching yourself for the smutlancer job you want.

episode 63 of the Smutlancers podcast hosted by Kayla Lords and Molly Moore discussing imposter syndrome 2

Dealing with Imposter Syndrome

Spoiler alert: Both Molly and I have some level of imposter syndrome, and even though we both know better, it still gets to us more often than we’d like. We’re talking about our experiences with it, our tips for dealing with it, and most importantly, forgiving yourself when you realize you let it get to you.

episode 62 of the Smutlancers podcast is hosted by Molly Moore and Michael Knight 0

Show Me the Money: Sponsored Content and Advertising

One big way that many smutlancers make a little (or a lot of) cash is through sponsored content and ads. We talk about it a LOT around here, and this week, Molly Moore and Michael Knight are sharing their perspectives from a technical and ethical perspective.

episode 61 of the Smutlancers podcast is hosted by Kayla Lords and discusses navigating non-adult platforms when you create adult content 0

Using Vanilla Platforms for Adult Content

As adult content creators, we’re constantly shadowbanned, kicked off platforms, and told our content isn’t welcome. Censorship is wrong and needs to be fought at all levels. But there are also realities of using non-adult (aka vanilla) platforms when you create adult content.

episode 60 of the smutlancers podcast -- Molly and Kayla answer questions from other smutlancers 0

September 2019 Mailbag

Molly and I are back again for another mailbag episode where we answer questions from smutlancers, sex bloggers, and people who are curious about how this whole thing works! Ask your questions too — it doesn’t have to be about making money or getting clients. It can be about staying motivated, finding ideas, or juggling professional and personal goals, and much much more!

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Choosing the Right Social Media Platform (for You)

A lot of sex bloggers and adult content creators worry about which social media platform to be on — or if they should be on all of them. Be shocked…we have opinions. This is a rather long episode, but we go through the big three — Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram — and a few you might not have considered in the past.

episode 58 of the Smutlancer podcast -- with molly moore and michael knight hosting 0

Self Hosting for Your Sex Blog or Adult Website

Every chance we get, Molly, Michael, and I plead with sex bloggers and adult content creators to self-host their content. Yes, there’s an expense to it (think of it as an investment) and sometimes you have to wait until you can afford to do it. But it’s the only real way to protect your work and not get (completely) booted off platforms.

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The Importance of Connections and Relationships

“Networking” is the term we hear most often when it comes to forging professional connections and relationships. That sounds like a ring of Hell to me. But one thing is true — connections and relationships do help us achieve our smutlancing goals, grow our income, and build a career. Today I’m sharing what I’ve learned through connections I’ve built over the years.