Why you should use Pinterest for business
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Why you should use Pinterest for business

[dropcap]P[/dropcap]interest… I’ve only recently started ‘pinning’. As a social media manager and content creator, I’m a huge fan of testing different social platforms to drive traffic to my website. But I must admit I haven’t used Pinterest to its full potential… Did you know Pinterest is one of the most fast growing social media channels? As a business owner, this can add great value to your company. Today I’m telling why you should definitely use Pinterest for business!   The easy way According to Pinterest, you first have to prep your website with meta tags or an Embed endpoint. Well this sounds technical and…

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How to survive the Instagram algorithm
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How to survive the Instagram algorithm

The Instagram algorithm The Instagram algorithm, love it or hate it, but it affects every single person on Instagram. Bloggers/ social media ‘influencers’ hate it, I hear them complaining about it every single day. If you search for this subject on Google, you find an entire list of articles about this new algorithm. After doing own research, I’ve decided I actually like this algorithm, you don’t have to believe everything you read on the internet. For those who don’t know how this algorithm works, and what you can do to ‘beat’ it, I’ll explain it in today’s post! chronological vs interests In the past, everything…

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How to take lifestyle photography to the next level
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How to take lifestyle photography to the …

[dropcap]I[/dropcap] remember that moment when my parents gave me my first camera. I was 13 years old or something like that and really liked photography. Every little detail matters, so I’ve been experimenting with photography for hours: adjusting the lighting, using different backgrounds, etc. And 9 years later, I’m doing exactly what I love: making product photos for my clients. It’s such a fun thing to do, you can be creative and experiment with a lot of different things. I’m also doing streetstyle photoshoots for clients. But what’s the secret behind a good product photo? And how do you edit photos? There’s no…

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A day out of my life as a freelancer
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A day out of my life as …

Because a lot of you have requested this video: it’s online right now (but in Dutch)! I get a lot of questions about my job, what I do in a day etc. so I hope you’ll enjoy this one as much as I liked making it for you. 🙂  I’ll continue making videos from now on about the different events I’m attending, the freelance life and press trips. If you like this video, please give it a thumbs up and subscribe. You can also follow me on Instagram or Facebook to keep up to date of my projects. X Elien      …

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My cozy workspace
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My cozy workspace

I don’t have to explain the importance of a workspace. I personally believe that a cozy workspace can increase your productivity. Lighting candles, having my agenda on my desk and my favourite cup of tea can really motivate me to do my work! I love to be surrounded by nature and to have natural light in my ‘office’. When I’m in this creative mood my mind can be ‘ a mess’ and that’s when a messy desk doesn’t really help. I love to stay organized all the time. And I recently bought a new Apple computer, which is perfect if I have to edit…

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