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6 Tips for Becoming a Successful Commercial Photographer

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This guest post was written by Aminah Syed.

The difference between a part-time and a professional photographer is more than technical skill. As a professional wedding, family, or portrait photographer you’ll know that it’s your job to take control and allow your clients to enjoy their big day ...

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Local SEO – Get your Photography business on the first page of Google

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A significant and increasing proportion of your prospective clients are turning to the internet to find service providers to meet their needs. If you run a business, it’s never been more important to have a strong web presence. You are a needle in the haystack but you need to ...

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How to create proper keywords, titles, tags and descriptions

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FotoJournal features a wide range of search engine optimization (SEO) features, some of which can cause confusion. Our customers are foremost photographers and not web professionals so it’s understandable that their SEO knowledge may be limited. It’s our responsibility at FotoJournal to educate our customers so they can ...

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What are the top five challenges new professional photographers face?

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Running a photography business is a really tough challenge. The hours of dedication coupled with financial risk and personal sacrifice don’t endear it to everyone. People striving out on their own need all the help they can get. We’d like to help get you off the ground so ...

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8 Tricks That Will Help You Blog More (With Worksheet)

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We’re already two weeks into 2014, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late for New Year’s Resolutions. Make blogging yours — here’s how to stick to it!

You already know why you should be blogging — and you probably feel bad for not doing it often enough ...

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What to Write About on your Photography Blog

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If you read our last post on boosting your photography business through blogging then you’ll understand just how important it is to write lots of high quality, original content – the kind of stuff that people would want to share on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and other social media sites because ...

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5 Ways Blogging Will Boost Your Photography Business

5 Ways blogging will boost your photography business

Your talent is the gasoline that fuels your photography business. However, that won’t translate into business if no one knows who you are!

Diving into the world of professional and semi-professional photography means you’ve got killer photography skills and you’re not afraid to use ‘em. Now, how ...

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Why you should enable email subscriptions to your blog — and how to do it

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It’s well known among marketing professionals that blogging is a fantastic promotional tool for your business. But how can you ensure that the work you pour your soul into reaches the greatest possible audience?

Here’s one proven & simple method: send them an email each time you publish a ...

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FotoJournal on your Phone and Tablet

When FotoJournal launched in early 2010, the mobile revolution that began with the iPhone was only a few years old. The world hadn’t yet been introduced to the iPad. Thus, the web was only just beginning to understand a concept we now know as ‘responsive design’.

What is responsive ...

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Improvements to Facebook and Twitter Sharing


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FotoJournal customers are a talented bunch that pour a huge amount of love and dedication into their work. It’s only fair then, that when your photography is shared on social networks, it should be presented in the best way possible.

From today, if you share a FotoJournal post on ...

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