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how to blog a wedding for seo sign

I started shooting weddings over a decade ago when blogging weddings was the go-to way to show off your current work to clients. Instagram started around the same time but the platform wasn’t nearly what it is today. Blogging was the way to stay engaged with your potential clients. You would post at least once […]

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how to add flodesk to your wordpress blog

As you can tell by my most recent posts I added an inline with image Flodesk form to the bottom of my posts. I used the Flodesk template because it is modern and simple. I will allow my readers to get a freebie right in the blog post with no extra clicks. What I did. […]

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what is seo and a beach

Today we are going to answer some of the most basic SEO questions. What is SEO? Why do you need to worry about it? How do you implement it on your website? These are all very common questions that I get when working with clients for the first time. What is SEO? SEO stands for […]

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SEO for photographers

When it comes to websites a lot of the time SEO for photographers gets put on the back burner until the website is done. I want it to be on the forefront as you’re designing your new website. I’m going to paint you a picture of how most photographers feel about their new website. You […]

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sign let's do this

Photographers and other service industry professionals always ask if you should put your price on your website. This has been a topic of struggle for many, and there seems to be 3 camps. Team yes put your pricing on your site. Yes but only a starting price. No, just no pricing at all. Is there […]

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Vancouver website design for photographers

I know the title of this post is a little cryptic. Full Circle. I feel that no matter what you do in life your desire to love what you do will bring you back to it over and over again. Sometimes we’re not ready to take control when it does come across our path, and […]

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The best way for a new photographer to get experience is to be a second shooter. I think that one of the best ways for a new photographer wanting to dip their foot into the wedding market is to be a second shooter for an experienced photographer. For the first few years of my wedding […]

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What I learned in past years at Showit United. I am excited, so so excited to be attending the Showit United conference for the third year in a row. I chose to attend this conference because of the sense of community before, during and after the conference. It’s not 1000s of people in a giant […]

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You receive your newest subscription box with a bunch of new goodies, you look at all the pretty packaging and think I can totally take a beautiful detail photo of all my new treats for Instagram (or enter other social media platform you use here). You grab your phone you arrange your products all nice […]

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Today I want to talk about the “Test Shot”. During your wedding day your photographer will do a few test shots when you switch locations or just move to another spot with different light to make sure that the next set of photos are properly exposed. When your photographer is taking your test shot, get […]

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