So you have your business idea but you don’t know how to get started. You’ve heard about video but you don’t know what to do with it. If you can relate to those two statements then keep reading! Today we’re discussing the four myths of creating video content and how to break into this growing online community. It’s no surprise that videos are so popular – it’s an easy way to connect and engage with an influencer or brand and consumers are eating it up. Let’s take a closer look at these myths so you can earn your seat at the table.[Read more…] about How to Make Videos for Your Business: Getting Started
Today we’re talking about something a little different. I’ve learned so much while building my business and I want to share some thoughts with you on being your own boss. These are things that people don’t necessarily tell you about being an entrepreneur but I think it’s so important to talk about it and doing so will hopefully make you more confident moving forward on your journey.
Today we’re talking about how to make a small marketing budget work. First things first, what is your marketing budget? You’d be surprised at how many entrepreneurs and small business owners don’t know the answer! The standard recommendation is typically anywhere from 7%-15% of annual revenue. I’m here to shed light on a few key factors to consider when setting a budget and how to make the most of your money.
Welcome to the first edition of the BrandNewb podcast! I’m your host, Jamar Diggs, and I’m ready to share stories and advice to help you become more confident in building your brand, not just your business, on social media.
Social media has become so popular that it seems like everyone is active on at least one social network, but which one is right for your business? It’s great that you are seeing the value in social media, but now it’s time to understand how much time you have to invest into each network. It’s essential to choose the best platforms that align well with your content marketing strategy so you can easily deliver the valuable information your customers crave.
Email marketing is one of the most important things you can do for your business or personal brand. It gives you an opportunity to directly communicate with your followers. It also allows you to drive people further down your sales funnel. But it takes work to build an email list – hard work. You have to possess a giving vibe. You want to be able to provide enough value for your customer to want to engage with you.