When you check out the content of Kevin Curry, you notice that he is a vital and healthy man. However, this was not always the case. Kevin’s quest for optimal health and vitality started when he saw himself in a photograph on Facebook one day. He got confronted with his excess weight which, in combination with his health issues, led to him taking action.
Here at Uhmi, we love to learn from both existing, as well as upcoming content creators. We are always curious to find out what type of people they are, how they distinguish themselves from other creators and what lessons can be drawn from their style of content creation.
Chances are that you are already familiar with the world-renowned Instagram accounts Gypsea_lust and Doyoutravel. Both travel accounts are incredibly popular, as Gypsea_lust has over 2.1 million online followers and Doyoutravel takes it up a notch with a total of 2.7 million followers.
Do you ever get goosebumps when you hear people talk about their passion? Well, we sure do! We recently had this experience when content creator Kyle of Kalvisuals shared the story behind his passion. Even without hearing him talk about his passion for his craft, you can feel the excitement from just taking a look at his Instagram account.
Treat your followers like human beings and not like mathematical algorithms. That is broadly speaking, the main message of this week’s Creator Friday article. For everybody out there who wants to improve as a content creator, we have listed several lessons on content creation in this article. This time, the lessons are inspired by Seth Godin: marketing guru, bestselling author, and speaker and your go-to-guy when it comes to telling powerful and authentic stories that appeal to people.
Creativity is very important, regardless of your profession or area of expertise, but especially content creators require a certain degree of creativity in their work. We believe that creativity is something that everyone can develop and stimulate in their own way, but what exactly is meant by creativity?
Life can be incredibly demanding with people experiencing an increase in pressure from work, school and social obligations. This, combined with the endless opportunities we have today, leads to many people feeling anxious and stressful. It's not completely incomprehensible that motivational speakers spring up like mushrooms, because honestly, who can’t use a little bit of guidance in their life every now and then?
Turning your passion into your job must be the true dream of every content creator. The goal of many creators is to make a living out of the time that they put into their creations. For some creators, this is already a reality or it is beginning to become reality. For other creators, there is still a long way to go, because of the increase in online competition. A broadly discussed topic among starting creators is content monetization.
To all who love makeup, it’s time to set your pallets and brushes aside, because you're about to learn from the queen of makeup: Nikkie Tutorials. Usually, Dutch YouTube sensation Nikkie de Jager educates her followers on the latest makeup tips and trends, but today we will look at her work and draw lessons from it to improve your work as a content creator.
Here at Uhmi, we are incredibly fascinated by Brandon Stanton, the man behind the world famous platform ‘Humans of New York’. Not only is he capable of constantly trying out and exploring the unfamiliar, but he is also a master of self-evaluation and learning from his mistakes. These characteristics have contributed to his achievements as both a photographer and interviewer and turned him into the fascinating storyteller he is today.
We are all familiar with the numerous quotes and proverbs on making mistakes and how this should not be seen as failing. As cliché as this may sound, there is an element of truth to this.
Writing is not a talent you possess, but a skill you can learn, and who better to learn it from than from Joanna Stern. Those of you with a passion for technology might have already heard of Joanna Stern, who continuously proves that the pen is mightier than the sword. This queen of technology journalism is best known for her columns and videos on the newest technological developments and gadgets. With her approachable style of writing, Joanna Stern wrote for multiple websites, such as Engadget and The Verge.
Install Uhmi on your platform, determine your prices and people are ready to support your content financially. It’s really that easy. However, before selling your content, we would recommend starting with a clear plan. If your followers are not used to pay for your content, you might need to prepare them and make a slight change in the way you are publishing content. We would like to share a roadmap that allows you to get started with our payment tool.
Surely the distinguished American entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk doesn’t require an introduction. This is because his achieved successes in the field of Social Media speak for itself. Chances are high that you’ve already seen some of his Social Media content in the past or that you are one of his millions of online followers. This is the exact reason why this Creator Friday article is dedicated to Gary Vaynerchuk. We’ve analyzed his Social Media channels, blogs, and videos and listed his most important content advice in this article for you as a content creator.
Ask your friends and family if they would pay for online content and the answer will most likely be ‘yes.’ People either have a Spotify premium subscription or a Netflix account or even both. You might think: what does that have to do with me as a content creator? Well, here is the good news: you can get paid for your content as well and you don’t need a massive platform like Spotify to do it. In this article, we will explain how to create an extra income with our Uhmi payment tool for content creators.