Useful content: Music in the public domain for use as backing tracks.
Use this blog as a good sample of how to create a template for blogging that helps emphasize YOUR personality… not just informative, but a way to make you seem like a REAL person.
Interesting Survey on how Photogs utilize social media.
There may be some paid twitter accounts in the future- offering advanced options to clients.
You should try to post guest posts on other websites to drive traffic to your blog… here are some great photo sites accepting guest posts.
Gathering of a powerful image per day blog. Consider ‘a photo a day’ as a way to drive traffic to your own blog or twitterfeed.
Looking for some wordpress themes? These are nice, pretty simple, professional looking.
WHY we should value ourselves as professional photographers… and what others should appreciate about us.
A rebuttal to To Hell With Personal Branding – this lays it out plain. Personal branding isn’t insincere or pointless, any more than going to a cocktail party and socializing.
For any UK folk out there, the stop-and-search on photographers has be brought to an end.
Standard list, but serves as a good reminder.
Online isn’t just important for searching the web, researching or sending email. It is EXTREMELY important now to social network.
Here is how a BIG firm addresses social networking to its employees/studies employee behavior.
Good breakdown of the benefits of social networking… and how to utilize them.
Most important one: not linking
A pretty good collection of all of the tools for Twitter out there.
Funny but I completely agree… these things are big best practices in social media.
Alerts you by email when people are tweeting about you and your articles!
Want to get started in the online photo community? Here are some great places to start reading articles, leaving comments, and sharing on social networks.
The article is a bit PR-y, but the point is solid: lists are a good way to get started on Twitter.
The hed says it all – tagging, geo data, captions, facial recognition all make your photographs more valuable and discoverable.
Photo news you could blog, comment about