Mac users, we're pleased to announce Macphun's all-in-one photo editor Luminar is now available for purchase with special launch pricing. (Existing Macphun customers get a further discount.)
We rated Luminar as "Highly Recommended", and you can now visit the Luminar web site to try it for free.
PhotoShelter has just released a new free educational guide, The Photographer’s Social Media Handbook. This two-part document helps photographers understand their desired target audience and build a thriving following, optimise and integrate social media platforms into a daily workflow, develop and implement key content-posting strategies, take advantage of the newest social media features and track their progress. This handbook also includes first-hand interviews with seasoned photographers who have mastered Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter and established significant online followings. You can download your copy of The Photographer’s Social Media Handbook from the website below.
Photoshelter Press Release
THE PHOTOGRAPHER’S SOCIAL MEDIA HANDBOOK:
PHOTOSHELTER PUBLISHES NEW FREE BUSINESS GUIDE
Key tips and strategies to help photographers grow a stronger presence online through Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Twitter
New York, NY, January 17, 2012 - PhotoShelter (http://www.photoshelter.com), the worldwide leader in photography portfolio websites, sales and marketing tools for photographers, today released a new free educational guide, The Photographer’s Social Media Handbook. This 2-part downloadable handbook offers a comprehensive overview designed to help photographers grow their presence on Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Twitter, build their brand, and generate new business opportunities.
It can be downloaded directly here: http://bit.ly/PSsocialhandbk
The Photographer’s Social Media Handbook coaches photographers to:
* Understand their desired target audience and build a thriving following.
* Optimize and integrate social media platforms into a daily workflow.
* Develop and implement key content-posting strategies.
* Take advantage of the newest social media features.
* Track progress and measure social media success.
This handbook also comes equipped with firsthand interviews direct from seasoned photographers who have mastered Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter and established significant online followings. They provide tangible social media tips on ways to engage an audience and find new potential clients.
The Photographer’s Social Media Handbook is the latest in PhotoShelter’s ongoing series of free business guides for photographers and marketing professionals. This new 2012 guide replaces the 2010 guide Social Media for Photographers, which was downloaded over 30,000 times. PhotoShelter’s e-book library includes 16 educational guides on email marketing, search engine optimization, and starting a photography business. All can be downloaded here: http://bit.ly/psresearch.
PhotoShelter is the leader in portfolio websites, photo sales, marketing and archiving tools for photographers. Over 70,000 photographers worldwide use PhotoShelter to power their success online, with customizable website templates, searchable photo galleries, e-commerce capabilities, and bulletproof image storage. Photographers can create a professional PhotoShelter website in under five minutes, or customize the design of PhotoShelter to power their existing photography website.
A complete solution designed to make the business of photography easier to manage - PhotoShelter offers image security, online image delivery, and advanced marketing tools like SEO and social media sharing capabilities so photographers can make their images work harder for them. To join our community or try PhotoShelter, visit http://www.photoshelter.com.