Join Von Glitschka for an in-depth discussion in this video Branding yourself on social media, part of Social Media for Graphic Designers.
- [Instructor] In context of social media,…branding can mean many things.…If you have a logo, you may choose to use that…as your avatar icon,…or maybe you have a picture of your studio,…and that becomes your account's header graphic,…or cover graphic.…This is the obvious aspect of branding yourself…on social media visually.…But it can come off as very shallow, if not supported…with a real personality others can relate to.…
You are your brand on social media.…Brand you, if you will.…And it's called social media,…because it's supposed to be social.…So I encourage you to be yourself.…Be authentic.…Let your personality come through,…regardless of what platform you use.…Some of the best conversations I've had on social media…come about because I was excited about something,…or had a creative failure or frustration.…So it's important to be real and engage with people,…so they can relate to it.…
Not all social media platforms are the same, though.…Each has their strengths and weaknesses,…and each also has their own distinct personality as well.…
- Understanding social media for business
- Branding yourself on social media
- The role of your website in social media
- Social media image sizes
- Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram strategies for designers
- Understanding Behance
- Using LinkedIn
Skill Level Intermediate
Personal Branding on Social Mediawith Karen Leland1h 8m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Facebook Strategy for Designers
3. Twitter Strategy for Designers
4. Instagram Strategy for Designers
5. Exploring Other Social Networks
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