August. Can you believe it? The last month of summer. Did you check off everything on your summer bucket list? No. Not your summer “to do” list like “Make a Summer Social Media Plan.” We are talking about your bucket list. In other words, did you do all the fun things you were planning to […]

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Top 7 Dates You Need to Know to for your August Social Media Plan

It’s not easy. If you look with longing at the numbers of your friend’s rising social media followers, you should know it does not come easily. The people with growing social media numbers have a social media content calendar, a posting schedule, and have mapped out the national holidays that pertain to their business. If you […]

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Social Media Content Calendar, Posting Schedule, and National Holidays for May

Blogging advice for all you photoggers. You’re a photographer. And you have a blog. Because you know you are supposed to have one. But you kind of hate doing it. It takes up so much time! And does anyone actually read it? Is anyone actually reading THIS blog post? Hello? Yes, you are here. And […]

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Blogging With Authority

Do you plan on spending all your time this summer on the computer and glued to your phone? No. Of course, not.  It just happens. And then poof, your summer is over and all those amazing plans you had are gone.  No one plans to forego lemonade and hammocks, in exchange for re-microwaved coffee and […]

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Plan to Work Less this Summer using a Social Media Schedule

If you haven’t jumped into Pinterest for more than personal pins – you are missing out on a great opportunity to market your business! Pinterest continues to grow, gain traction and many creatives now use it as their go-to search engine. Which is great to remember – Pinterest is a Search Engine (like Google) and […]

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How to Create Hidden Images On Your Blog for Pinterest

When wedding days have come to pass and you’re so excited to share those beautiful images, its easy to feel deflated when they don’t reach far through social media. There’s one thing you can do, however to make sure you give your stunning images a boost when you’re posting them : credit the vendors that […]

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The Gathering Place: Extending Your Social Media Reach

Blogging is a great marketing tool for your business, but it’s also one that requires a time commitment and consistency. Using a monthly calendar (digital or print) to manage your blogging schedule is a great way to layout your content on a regular basis and can be a motivational accountability tool too. I’ve struggled A […]

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Free Blogging Calendar Template

You don’t know you’re lost, unless you know where you’re going. Last week at our weekly Showit team lunch we sat around the table talking about the beauty and brilliance of GPS on our smart phones. It wasn’t that long ago that most of us had both a cell phone and a GPS device in […]

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Why Your Blog Should Have a Mission Statement

So you want to start a blog? The task is exciting and can infuse energy into your small business, but it can also be overwhelming and those prone to “analysis paralysis” may find themselves stuck in a sea of decisions that get you nowhere fast. By following this step-by-step guide you’ll feel empowered to start your […]

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How to Start a Blog: A Step-by-Step Guide

I haven’t blogged since August. There I said it. Laid it right out in the open. But, in case you didn’t believe what you’ve read, I haven’t blogged since August 2014, and yes, I know it’s June. That’s the truth, and it’s embarrassing. To any potential client (or hopeful reader) that comes to my blog […]

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The Embarrassing Truth About My Blog

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