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Tips & Photoshoot Ideas For Producing Email & Social Media Content

Tips & Photoshoot Ideas For Producing Email & Social Media Content

Did you ever think you’d be googling for photoshoot ideas when you started your blog?

Probably not. I certainly didn’t.

But thinking about how you’re going to shoot content for your email and social channels is the smartest thing you can do.  

Digital channels are increasingly visual.

Facebook is a platform dominated by visual media. YouTube is the second most used social media channel. And Twitter, which has long been the platform of choice for wordsmiths, is totally dominated by Instagram, the social media platform of designers and artists.

Visual content is easier to digest and way more shareable. Plus, as a blogger, it’s a great way to repurpose your content for different media.

Why it’s a smart move to plan your photoshoots.

“It’s the first time in the history of the world that creatives are also distributors. [...] now anybody with access to a computer can show their work in 200 countries around the world.” ― Chase Jarvis

How To Stop Procrastinating & Be A More Productive Content Creator

How To Stop Procrastinating & Be A More Productive Content Creator

Time is the most precious commodity in the world. Everybody in the history of the universe has always wanted - and will always want - more of it.

This is especially true when it comes to solopreneurs and the self-employed; we want more hands to do the job and more time to do it in.

So wasting time is a big no-no. But we all do it, don’t worry. Good time management and learning how to catch yourself in the act of procrastination will help to get you back on track.

So if you want to learn how to stop procrastinating and be more productive with the time you have, keep reading...

Why & How To Plan & Schedule Your Social Media Content

Why & How To Plan & Schedule Your Social Media Content

“It takes discipline not to let social media steal your time.” Alexis Ohanian

I love this quote. And it’s oh so true.

I used to have those days where I felt like I hadn’t achieved anything at all because I’d been stuck on social media, trying to think up content on the spot and then post it right away.

If you’ve ever uttered the words or thought to yourself, “ok but before I do that, I just need to quickly share this to Instagram,” this is the blog post for you!

Why you should plan and schedule social media content

It’s simple really: failing to plan is planning to fail.

As spontaneous and fast-moving the world of social media is, if you don’t plan your content you’re not approaching your blog’s social media presence in a strategic and meaningful way.