Whether you use Social Media for fun or promoting yourself, services, goods or your business, you want to increase your skills to create attention getting graphics for your posts. And what if you need fliers, rack cards, brochures, mailers, website or newsletter headers, or holiday themed content? Without spending money on a graphic designer, these … Continue reading How To Make Easy Social Media Graphics Without Being a Designer
A great way to promote your new business, talent or brand is to use video shorts. There are several platforms out there to upload, showcase and share them. And while some may specifically serve your niche, the one that is most well known and accessible world-wide is YouTube. While there are others, like Vimeo, I teach … Continue reading Hot Tips to Maximize Your YouTube Channel
PRO-file is literal! You want to maximize the Social Media tools, both visual and written, to best communicate your brand. For those just starting out, I highly suggest using the same profile photo across all your Social Media platforms so you can be easily identified as potential clients or employers. The simple tips below will … Continue reading Set Up Your Social Media Profile
Having a website is arguably imperative these days. It's like a calling card, or like a portfolio of your work from the "old" days. For decades I got too much work to handle without either, but as you can see because you're reading this on mine, I still got a website of my own. If … Continue reading Website 101
Instagram has become incredibly popular. Though Facebook owns it, it has pulled ahead in use for several demographic groups. You probably opened an account but haven't used it much. Here are three quick tips for Make your account public. If you're trying to get yourself, your product or company out there, it's counterproductive to have … Continue reading 3 Tips For Instagram
There are many social media platforms out there. You have only so much time so to get maximum results, so I suggest you focus on the top 5 platforms.
MYTH: LinkedIn is for corporate people. Busted! Artists and creatives of all types, entrepreneurs and small business owners think LinkedIn is not for them, and I'm here to tell you you're wrong. Industry pros who hire or give you their patronage DO use LinkedIn – and you should too. For example, if you paint, the … Continue reading Yes You Should Use LinkedIn