Podcast Episode 5 – Preston D. Lee Advises on How to Monetize A Blog

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Episode # 5: Preston D. Lee on “How to Build a Creative Blog that Generates Revenue”

Preston Lee HeadshotCan a designer really make money as a blogger? Preston D. Lee is doing it with Millo.co, (formerly Graphic Design Blender). In this episode of the HOW Design Live podcast, he tells Ilise Benun, founder of Marketing-Mentor.com and Partner for HOW Design Live’s new Design Entrepreneurship program, how he built a blog that started as a passion project and has grown into a content business with 25K subscribers, regular sponsors and paid products like ebooks and video courses. Preston generously shares tips for how to monetize a blog that generates revenue around your creativity, plus all his best resources and mentors.



About Preston D. Lee:

Preston D Lee is the founder of Millo, a company dedicated to helping creative entrepreneurs thrive as they learn the ins-and-outs of building a business.

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