Make Sure Your Headshot Matches Your Brand
3 Secrets To Building A Strong Personal Brand
A 2012 report from eMarketer found that 82% of consumers trust a company more — and 77 % are more likely to buy from a company — if the founder uses social media. Whether for a social profile or your company’s website, the quality and style of your headshot conveys a lot about you as a person and signals how you conduct business. An outdoor shot in casual attire conveys a very different sense than a portrait in a business suit against a solid color backdrop. The type of photo that’s right for your business is a branding decision, but regardless of the business you are in, a blurry or poorly cropped picture conveys a sense a sloppiness and a lack of attention to detail that carries over to your organization’s reputation.
Photography and Social Change: Dorothea Lange and the Politics of Seeing
Maybe you're looking to level up your career or launching an entrepreneurial venture, and you're not sure where to start with personal branding. Maybe you've already started and you're trying to gain more traction.
Whatever your case may be, you can use these three tips from Meredith Crawford, founder of Solerno Media, to build a memorable brand that will attract a loyal fan base and endless career opportunities.
Include The Right Instagram Hashtags For Your Brand Marketing
A new exhibition of Dorothea Lange’s work at the Barbican Centre in London offers a more expansive outlook on the photographer’s life as a trailblazing social documentarian.
Why You Need A Headshot
Having a well-planned mobile marketing strategy is an important part of building your personal brand on social media. Leveraging hashtags to their fullest potential is also important for visibility and growth.
We do a judge book by it’s cover
So much business is done online and via social media these days, we all need to look good online. The old adage, people do business with people is still true today. But we all do it in different ways.
Of the images below, which one of these would you buy?
I know that a very high percentage will go for the one on the left. As this seller has invested time and effort to present their product in the best way they can. They have made it stand out and look good.