Tag Archives: social media

Get Paid to Blog: Self-Branded Products and Services

There are many ways to monetize a blog. The first few steps after launching a website and social media accounts are crucial for building a profitable business. After getting into the swing of things, ads, affiliate marketing, and branded campaigns are go-to options to getting paid for your efforts. This final instalment of our Get…

The ROIs of Influencer Marketing: Tangible and Intangible Benefits

Influencer marketing has grown substantially over the last few years; over 60% of brands – especially those targeted towards millennials – have adopted some form of the modern advertising method. Furthermore, according to Smart Insights, 84% of marketers planned to launch at least one influencer campaign within the next twelve months. Companies that have yet…

Get Paid to Blog: Branded Campaigns

Monetizing a blog is not an easy feat; there are many steps you must take before you’re able to do so. Learning the ropes of your industry, creating killer content, engaging with your audience, and slowly but surely building a cohesive brand/voice to package into a media kit are all essential to landing paid gigs.…

Live Streaming will be huge for marketers

It’s no secret that Live Streaming is about to shake up the social media marketing game, if it hasn’t already. Though hardly a new concept, broadcasting in real time has largely improved due to technology’s growth over the years, namely mobile, camera quality, and broadband speeds. Since Twitter’s acquisition of Periscope in 2015, other social…

New Year’s Resolutions for Influencers in 2017

For many, the holidays are a time for personal reflection and the first of January acts as a reset button; whether through mindset or action, the new year jump starts change. For bloggers and influencers, change is imperative to digital growth, especially since technology and social media progresses so rapidly these days! If you want…

The 5 Most Important Things to Include in Your Media Kit

When it comes to monetizing your blog, there are few tools as important as a media kit. To clients, it is your elevator pitch; it presents who you are and what you can do for them in one neat package. To publications, it is a resource to pull from. The media kit is an optimal…

Instagram Stories to drive Black Friday Weekend

Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday have always been big dates for retail; this year is no exception. In fact, the National Retail Federation predicted a sales increase of 3.6% this November and December, compared to the 2.5% average of the last ten years’ holiday seasons. However, the digital shift has remarkably (and…