Missed the latest news on our blog? Here’s a list of the stories we ran over the past week.
20 Great Photography Websites for Inspiration
There are no doubt hundreds of photography websites and blogs all over the internet but not every photograph makes a place in your heart. This article has a collection of 20 Cool Photography Websites that will make you in love with the photographs showcased here.
Photography has not only evolved from a normal pastime to a favorite hobby but also an indispensable living trade for most photographers. Photography has been taken up as a successful profession by many and to promote their services worldwide, professional photographers have created special photography websites.
Get Serious About Your Photography Business Plan
A photography business plan is the most important part of any photography (or other business) aside from drive and desire of the owner(s).
A properly executed business plan with due diligence exercised beforehand will avoid your entering an enterprise that is doomed to failure. Planning encourages one to think carefully about your venture before you have the task of actually running it and makes running the venture easier by directing you to take an unemotional, objective and critical look at your business process without being under pressure from things going wrong while actually trying to run the business.
New Website For The SAP Ecosystem Foundation
We are pleased to announce the launch of the new interactive website for the SAP Ecosystem Foundation – sapef.org The SAP Ecosystem Foundation was formed as a non profit organisation to allow key members of the SAP Ecosystem to achieve their corporate social responsibility objectives through their collective support of charities such as Redkite. We are aiming to raise at least $70,000 per year for Redkite through events such as the upcoming SAP Ecosystem Regatta for Redkite.
Weekly Inspiration #7: 15 Most Popular Wedding Photos on 500px
Weddings are a once in a lifetime (hopefully!) occasion, and a day that the bride and groom will cherish forever. Wedding photos play a large part of this, but this can also put a huge amount of pressure on the photographer – missing a shot simply isn’t an option.
While wedding photography is possibly the most stressful challenge a photographer can face, it can also be one of the most rewarding. If you’re lucky, it might even lead to a lucrative and enjoyable career.
How To Get a Photography Logo That Doesn’t Suck
With the power of the web, and more eyes watching than ever, it’s important for a photography business to communicate its unique message clearly. The easiest way to recognize a company and distinguish it from others is by its photography logo. Below, we go through 5 common logo design mistakes that you should avoid if you want to create a successful and professional photography logo.
Clean and Minimal Photography Website Design
Minimalism has been a popular photography website design style for years. It has so many benefits; minimalist sites load faster, take fewer server resources, and are often faster to develop than more graphically complicated designs. Plus, they give a professional, clean impression to visitors.
Many people still view minimalist designs as boring. But there’s a real art to effective minimal website designs, something not all designers can effectively master. When you limit the number of graphic elements you use and put the focus on negative space and typography, a good eye for spacing and proportion becomes crucial.
The Science Of Social Media Timing [INFOGRAPHIC]
Nearly every social media marketing firm across the WORLD would agree… this is (by far) the single most common question asked by business owners. And it’s a good question because timing does matter. In fact, timing matters a lot. However, it’s also a slightly naive question because the answer isn’t quite as simple as it may initially seem. When it comes to social media timing, it’s not always possible to pick a single straight-forward response. Issues such as time zones quickly become apparent both globally as well as domestically. Even assuming the company has only a single local presence, other factors such as day of the week may confound the situation.
www.milkshake.dj – Our Latest Website Project
We’d like to announce our latest website design and build project – www.milkshake.dj The site is written in HTML5 and CSS and has been fully validated via the W3C Markup Validation Service. We have built in SEO (search engine optimisation) and have taken reasonable steps to make the site accessible in a manner which avoids clutter and provides a consistent navigation methodology throughout the site. By building a small back-end control panel using PHP and MYSQL, our client is able to make changes to certain sections of his site as and when he chooses.
15 Ways to Get More (Real) Twitter Followers
Twitter has evolved into one of the most popular, go-to tools when it comes to reaching broad audiences, whether you’re promoting content, branding yourself as an expert in a field or networking with individuals who share similar interests.
One way to expand your reach on Twitter is to obtain more followers — but it’s not as simple hitting the follow button and hoping they follow you back. Engagement is the key behind every social media strategy. Remember the more engagement you get through retweets and mentions, the more followers you will gain both in the short term and long term!
Common Photography Mistakes By Beginners, Amateurs And Pros – And How To Avoid Them
Beginners: Ever wonder why your photos don’t look “professional?” Amateurs: ever wonder why you lack consistency? Pros: Ever wonder why you lose your edge or drive? Wonder no longer. This article deals with some of the most common oversights by photographers of all kinds, and how to avoid them.
15 Step Formula for Success in Portrait and Wedding Photography Business
Real success in portrait and wedding photography is elusive. Sometimes it seems like you have a better chance of being hit by a meteorite than being a truly successful portrait and wedding photographer… especially in a Recession, and with all the cheap digital photographers popping up everywhere.
But if you have a PROVEN PLAN, and you WORK that plan, you will be extremely successful in your photography business.