I receive many horrible pitches every day. But, once in a while, one tops them all. So, I can't help but respond to the spammer sender. Here is what landed in my inbox today. (As a reminder, Social Media Slant is a blog dedicated to helping people (especially photographers) promote themselves better on social media.) And… Continue reading Investigative writer, anyone?
Some spammers really work hard to make me fall in love with them these days. Here is the latest conversation I had with one of them. Honestly, it's hilarious. Or I have a very strange sense of humor.
...And my "kind look" is certainly not for you or your email.
It took me a very long time to understand the purpose of this email. Actually, I still don't get it. However, every time I read it, I hear Simon Cowell's quote -- "It was a little bit like a Chihuahua trying to be a tiger." Must be the X Factor mention...
The best bloggers and marketers on the planet have broached this topic many times. I have talked about it at length as well. Stop purchasing likes and followers for your social media accounts. They won't do anything beyond giving others a false sense of your worth. Need more visitors and customers? Create stellar content and… Continue reading This has got to stop