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The Business of Influencing

The Business of Influencing

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The Business of Influencing podcast is a place where I, Vee, a lifestyle, fashion and beauty blogger based in Johanessburg share my knowledge and experience to help Nano and Micro Influencers with practical and organic ways to grow their audience, manage and monetize their influence on Social Media.

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8. WHAT TO DO DURING YOUR FIRST BRAND CAMPAIGN

The Business of Influencing

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17. INFLUENCE LIKE KAY YARMS, DARLING
In this episode, we are discussing how Kay managed to work with almost every brand that approaches her and how you can be that kind of Influencer. Download FREEBIES Influencer Guide The NDA of Viral Content Paid Downloads Lightroom Presets Email Template to reach out to brands Social media Vanessa- @vchilimanzi Business of Influencing - @thebusinessofinfluencing
20:35
May 04, 2022
16. INSTAGRAM REELS HACK FOR MORE VIEWS
Instagram reels are definitely the easiest way to grow your following on Instagram currently. In this episode, Vanessa is sharing a useful hack to help you get more views. Download FREEBIES Influencer Guide The NDA of Viral Content 30 days Content Ideas Paid Downloads Lightroom Presets Email Template to reach out to brands Social media Vanessa- @vchilimanzi Business of Influencing - @thebusinessofinfluencing
04:23
April 27, 2022
15. INSTAGRAM CHRONOLOGICAL FEED IS BACK
In this episode, Vee talks about the Instagram chronological feed that a lot of IG users had been asking for over the past few years. It's finally back! Download FREEBIES Influencer Guide The NDA of Viral Content Social media Vanessa- @vchilimanzi Business of Influencing - @thebusinessofinfluencing
05:14
April 24, 2022
14. 3 PILLARS OF AUTHENTIC CONTENT
Authenticity is something we all talk about but very few practice. Be the one person to practice it and see how you will draw your tribe in effortlessly.
03:23
April 03, 2022
13. WHAT IT TAKES TO WORK WITH A NEW BRAND ft ALEX SCHMID (founder of Contro)
Todays’s episode welcomes our first guest to the show, Alex Schmid. He is the founder of Contro and he is sharing insights on what it takes for influencers to work with new brands. We go into details about what the brand looks for, how you should reach out to them and how you should conduct yourself when you are a part of a campaign.
36:33
July 01, 2021
12. 5 THINGS I WISH I KNEW BEFORE BECOMING AN INFLUENCER
In this episode I’m sharing some of the things I’ve had to deal with over the years as an Influencer.
09:48
June 11, 2021
11. BE CONSISTENT AND GET BRAND DEALS OF YOUR DREAMS
In this episode I’m sharing ways in which you can be consistent in order to get the brand deals you dream of while staying true to self and to your audience.
06:55
June 03, 2021
10. HOW TO BE SUCCESSFULLY PRESENT ON EVERY SOCIAL PLATFORM
In this episode I’m sharing how you can be on each social platform without burnout.
04:56
May 28, 2021
9. HOW TO SERVE YOUR AUDIENCE
Serving your audience should be your number 1 priority and goal because without them you wouldn't have any influence. Once you show up and serve them well, you will reap the results. Purchase my book, Influencer Guide Social Media IG & Twitter : @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
06:27
May 06, 2021
8. WHAT TO DO DURING YOUR FIRST BRAND CAMPAIGN
Even though no one, in particular, asked for this episode, I thought it would be helpful since many of you are landing your first campaigns using the email template that I shared in my ebook, Influencer Guide. Social Media Instagram: @vchilimanzi Twitter: @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
08:18
April 28, 2021
7. HOW TO INCREASE IG STORY VIEWS
Stories are the easiest way to reach a wider audience if you ask me because we all scroll through stories a million times a day. So, it’s very important to keep people plugged in on your content by following the three tips I’m sharing in this episode. Purchase Influencer Guide: https://gumroad.com/l/WXxYy Social Media IG & Twitter : @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
03:49
April 21, 2021
6. DO I HAVE TO BE ON EVERY SOCIAL PLATFORM?
My short answer to this questions, NO. If we all had to be active on every social platform, fatigue would have the best of us. Listen to the full episode to learn what you should be doing on every social platform. Purchase Influencer Guide: https://gumroad.com/l/WXxYy Social Media IG & Twitter : @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
04:05
April 13, 2021
5. 5 WAYS TO INCREASE ENGAGEMENT ON INSTAGRAM - WORKING WITH THE ALGORITHM
Engagement has moved from being about likes and more focus is placed on the value you give your followers and that is indicated by the number of times your posts are saved or shared.
09:28
April 08, 2021
4. THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN NICHE AND TARGET AUDIENCE AND HOW IT CONTRIBUTES TO YOUR SUCCESS
Niche and Target audience are used interchangeably in the Influencer space but the two are different and I explain the difference in this episode. Purchase Influencer Guide: https://gumroad.com/l/WXxYy Social Media IG & Twitter : @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
04:22
April 01, 2021
3. 3 PLATFORMS EVERY INFLUENCER NEEDS
It would be tragic if we woke up one day and social media was a thing of the past without any notice. That's why in this episode I share two more platforms that you as an Influencer should make use of to ensure you will always be able to reach your audience in case of anything. Social Media IG & Twitter : @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
03:28
April 01, 2021
2. PICKING/CHANGING YOUR USERNAME
Picking a username and rebranding are some of the things most Influencers fear because we risk losing followers and engagement but in this episode you'll learn how to pick a username do any damage to your brand. Purchase Influencer Guide: https://gumroad.com/l/WXxYy Social Media IG & Twitter : @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
05:51
April 01, 2021
1. INFLUENCING SUCKS. HERE ARE 5 TIP TO MAKE IT UNSUCK
Receiving PR packages and attending events is all cute and nice but getting paid is much nicer. Influencing really sucks when you aren't getting paid or not getting paid enough so in this episode I'm sharing 5 tips to help make the journey less sucky! Purchase Influencer Guide: https://gumroad.com/l/WXxYy Social Media IG & Twitter : @vchilimanzi Blog: www.vchilimanzi.com
06:10
March 31, 2021
Welcome. I’m, Vee
00:25
March 15, 2021