Session 4.1—Notes: The Key To Growth on Substack

NOTE: This session is all about growth. Depending on your familiarity with Substack, you may want to use what you have, get started or revamp your Substack, and be on the platform for a bit. Then come back to this session when you’re ready. 

In this session, you’re going to learn all about Notes or if you’ve been on Substack for a while, get greater insights into Notes and how to make it work for you. 

We're going to take a Notes tour. I’m going to talk to you about how to think about Notes, and how to be on there. It’s so different from other social media platforms and it should be fun. It should be enjoyable. And then Notes fundamentals. We'll go over the basics. 

In this session:

  • Understanding Notes: The Key to Substack Growth (00:34)

  • Redefining Social Media: A New Perspective (01:50)

  • Notes: Substack’s Internal Social Media Network (02:45)

  • Your Presence on Notes: A Work Party (03:40)

  • Notes Fundamentals: Following, Subscribing, and the Algorithm (04:32)

  • Types of Notes: Fresh Note, Restack, and Restack a Quote (05:56)

  • Notes Tour: A Practical Walkthrough (06:37)


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