Wedding Photography Inspiration: Tips Advice

Instagrammers to Follow – March

March 22, 2018 | colleen

photo by Henry Tieu Alright, y’all. Get ready for this month’s Instagrammers to Follow because it is sure to have you feeling all sorts of inspired by the end of the post! These ‘grammers share some of the ways they continue to use the app to benefit them, their business, and their clients even with the not-so-popular algorithm changes. Enjoy! Cedar and Pines – @cedarandpines photo by Cedar and Pines Instagram has connected us with so many inspiring […]

How to Break Up With a Prospective Client

March 19, 2018 | colleen

photo by Maggie Grace Photography When fresh, new inquiries roll into your inbox, it’s hard not to get pumped about the potential of photographing that wedding. But what if you’re not meshing with the prospective client as well as you would like? Whether you’re not vibing with their initial inquiry or you don’t think you’ll be a good match for the client after a couple of back-to-back emails, we came up with an easy guide on […]

Wedding Photographers: These Automation Strategies Are a Game Changer for Your Social Media Workflow

March 15, 2018 | colleen

photo by Lauren Dixon Photography Finding a social media workflow that works well for you and your business can be a huge game changer. There are so many different platforms to keep up with and it’s even more exhausting trying to keep track of the constant changing algorithms, but one thing stands true: content is key. Setting the time aside to plan and schedule posts will help you in making sure you post consistently and often. […]

3 SEO Hacks for Wedding Photographers That Take Less Than 30 Minutes to Implement

March 8, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Maggie Grace Photography While SEO consultants definitely have their time and place, there are tons of ways to improve your site optimization that require more elbow grease than anything. We know that as a wedding photographer you are crunched for time, so we wanted to create a super quick list of important SEO fixes that you can tackle in under 30 minutes. If you have no idea what SEO is, start here, because today […]

Pinterest for Wedding Photographers – New Online Course from Photobug Community!

March 7, 2018 | carrie

Photo by Noelle Johnson Raise your hand if you’ve never used Pinterest to market your wedding photography business. Believe us, you’re not alone. We’ve spoken to so many wedding photographers who feel like Pinterest isn’t worth their while or that the platform just doesn’t make sense. These misconceptions = missed opportunities! Over the past 4 years, we’ve discovered the strategies that make Pinterest tick. These easy, actionable steps have led to a traffic increase of nearly […]

Hey, Boudoir Photographers! We’ve Got a Playlist Just for You

March 5, 2018 | colleen

photo by Shuttergram Portraits Music can set any mood and this boudoir photography playlist will have your clients feeling all kinds of ways. From powerful lyrics and melodies from Demi Lovato and Kesha to old school jams by 3LW and TLC, this playlist is full of empowering and sexy songs. So the next time you have have a boudoir minis marathon or simply just want to embrace your inner Beyoncé, be sure to hit play and crank […]

Feeling Meh About Instagram? Read This.

March 1, 2018 | carrie

photo by The Ramsdens We all remember the beauty of the chronological Instagram feed, but the saying “good things don’t last forever” definitely rings true in the story of Instagram’s algorithm changes. Over the past year, Instagram has implemented a series of tweaks that have shifted the landscape of one of our favorite social platforms. Slowly but surely, we all started to feel the effects of these algorithm changes. At the end of 2017, articles […]

Wedding Photographers! Here Are 5 Thank You Gift Ideas That Your Couples Will Love

February 19, 2018 | colleen

photo by  Carina Skrobecki You pour your heart and soul into your work, so why not have that reflected after the wedding day is all said and done? From their initial inquiry to delivering their digital images, you are responsible for the experience that you give your couples. Gifting your clients a little something is the perfect way to give a wonderful lasting impression. Plus, these gifts will be used by your couples and they will […]

Instagrammers to Follow – February

February 15, 2018 | carrie

Photo by The Bold Americana Change is never easy, especially when you have no idea what exactly is changing. I think most of us are feeling a little bummed by the latest algorithm updates to Instagram, and it’s easy to cast Instagram aside in frustration. However, instead of letting the new algorithm get you down, stay positive and be open to new strategies. In this month’s Instagrammers to Follow, we’re sharing tons of tips and advice […]

Wedding Photographers! These 7 Blog Post Intro Ideas Will Help Make Blogging Super Quick and Easy

February 5, 2018 | colleen

photo by Sandra-Lee Photography Stumped on how to start your blog post? Well this is for you! If you’ve been a part of the Photobug community for awhile, then you know that we’re big advocates for blogging! We, along with your clients, enjoy seeing you show off your work and display a full wedding from beginning to end. So to help encourage you to blog more and make the process a little bit easier, we came […]