You all might enjoy listening to this podcast interview by BlogCastFM which was recorded last week. Blogging Guru and avid California surfer, Srinivas Rao and I had a candid discussion about using Twitter, Video and how to connect with a larger audience by reaching beyond your niche marketplace.

Please click this link to download the interview: 

Lori McNee has been voted one of the top 100 most powerful women on Twitter. She’s built an extremely popular blog and she’d done all of this in the span of about a year by focusing on a targeted niche. Here’s a few of the highlights from our conversation:

  • The Importance of having 10 or more Articles on Your Blog to Start
  • How To Use the Look of Your Blog to Connect with Your Audience
  • How Your Twitter Username can Impact the People Who Follow You
  • Why Automated Twitter Tools Suck
  • How to Brand Yourself Online Based on Your Unique Selling Proposition

Hope you enjoy this interview!

  • The Importance of Paying Attention to Your Personal Interests
  • How to Effectively Use Video on Your Blog
Lori McNee

Lori McNee is a professional artist who specializes in still life, and landscape oil paintings. She is an exhibiting member of Oil Painters of America, Plein Air Painters of Idaho, serves on the Plein Air Mag Board of Advisors, and is an Artist Ambassador to Arches/Canson/Royal Talens. As the owner of, Lori blogs about fine art tips, marketing, and social media advice for the aspiring and professional artist. As a social media influencer, Lori ranks as one of the Top 100 Most Powerful Women on Twitter, has been featured in the Wall Street Journal and named a #TwitterPowerhouse by The Huffington Post. She is a keynote speaker, has been a talk show host for Plum TV, writes for F+W Media publications including Artist’s Magazine, Artist’s & Graphic Designer’s Market, Photographer’s Market. Also, Zero to 100,000: Social Media Tips & Tricks for Small Businesses. Lori is also a member of the CBS Entertainment Tonight & The Insider Tweet Team.

2 thoughts on “BlogCastFM Interview with Lori McNee on Twitter, Branding & Using Video

  1. Srinivas Rao says:


    Thanks for the shoutout. I don’t know if I’m qualified to be a “blogging guru” but I appreciate the vote of confidence. It was a pleasure to have you as a guest on BlogcastFM

    • Lori McNee says:

      Hi Srinirao, many thanks for having me as a guest on your podcast, BlogCastFM…I hope our conversation helps others in some way! Thanks for stopping by my blog for a visit. Keep in touch!
      Best – Lori

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