Photographers, the wedding industry and ALL small business creatives have been hit HARD by the pandemic of 2020 and unfortunately not all businesses are thriving. Many doors are closing forever, families are struggling and it’s hard to even see the light at the end of the tunnel. I am beyond grateful for the seeds I […]

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5 Year Series | 5 Ways Photographers Can Make Money During The Pandemic

Once you decide to chase after a dream and pray to turn your passion into your profession your life suddenly feels like a roller coaster! I’ve been a photographer for over a decade shooting family photos, weddings, events and the happiest milestones of my friends and families lives. After 5 years of officially paying taxes, […]

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5 Year Series | 5 Key Business Tips | Wedding Photographer and Dream Chaser

WEBSITE Social media is important, but your website will make or break it! As you’re building your business from scratch, there are millions of options for websites, hosts, and digital real-estate. Google domains are a great place to start charging only $6/month… that’s one Starbucks! I use a combination of ShowIt and WordPress for my […]

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5 Ways To Boost Your Photography Business From Beginner to Pro

PHOTOGRAPHERS! Want to know my secrets behind “instastorying” a wedding to boost engagement and book MORE referrals? Taking advantage of insta stories has catapulted my business to reach more ideal clients than I have ever imagined! When insta stories were first introduced to instagram nobody really knew how to “play” with it and quickly they […]

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How To InstaStory A Wedding | Boost Engagement + Book Referrals

8 Blogging Ideas for Mini Sessions | Photographer Education | Business Tips | Quianna Marie

If you’re only announcing your mini session dates on instagram, facebook and maybe your email list, you’re totally missing out on the opportunity for new families outside of your circle to find you! Creating helpful, educational and evergreen blogs for Mama’s to stumble upon your business through a local search is key! Plus having these […]

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8 Blogging Ideas To Prepare For Mini Sessions | Photography Education

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