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Content Ideas For Creators To Bring All The Festive Feels & Engagement

The best part about living in India? Getting to celebrate all sorts of festivals. Eid, Diwali, Onam, Christmas: the list is endless and for creators a thing to rejoice.  Why? Because each holiday brings with it dozens of content ideas. And, tbh, we’ve all run out of ideas on what to post on social media at […]

  December 1, 2021

How To Turn Creating Content On Instagram Into A Full-Time Job?

How many of you saw the title and thought, “Wow, that sounds a bit… uh… uncanny, maybe?” We bet a lot of you.  Let’s be honest. Initially, it can be difficult to achieve stability of income with Instagram, and micro-influencers often find themselves supplementing their income from content creation with other, more stable sources of […]

   

  November 30, 2021

A Deep Dive Into The Creator Economy

For the past 18+ months, the term “creator economy” has been thrown around willy-nilly. Then came NFTs and brought with them an explosion. You cannot scroll down any social without reading or hearing about the creator economy. Yet, so few understand the extent and scope of it.  What is the creator economy?   The foundation of […]

   

  November 29, 2021

9 Photography Tips For Influencers To Make Your Content Better

Every picture tells a story. We know that. Right? Make it eye-catching and unique and you have more than a story. You have followers, likes, shares and overall engagement.  So, with high-powered cameras in your pockets, there really is no excuse for not posting perfect shots. But we get it. Not everyone is born with […]

   

  November 25, 2021

2 Insider Insights On Why Creators Make Safe, Effective Bets For Brands

The pandemic has been a harbinger of many unexpected events, but who knew that an increase in retail sales would be one of them? And it ran parallel to the boom of influencer marketing, with brands, big and small, turning to creators to promote their products. All because the time spent by audiences on social […]

   

  November 23, 2021

Are You Using Reels On Facebook Yet? Here’s How!

It took time for Instagram Reels to go viral. But viral they did go, and there’s no stopping them now. Part of the success is that Instagram timed the launch perfectly, with the ban of TikTok.  Since Reels were launched in July last year, Instagram’s downloads increased by 11.4%! So, seriously, does it surprise anyone […]

  November 22, 2021

Unlocking The Power Of AR Filters In Online Marketing

The end goal of marketing is to satisfy customer needs. Whether generating awareness or pitching products, every step of the purchase journey culminates in meeting what a buyer needs (even if that includes creating need). Naturally, marketing must then adapt to constant technological changes. That’s the only way to stay up to date with trends, […]

   

  November 20, 2021

5 Tips For Influencers To Get Brand Collaborations

Have you doubted the journey to financial freedom as an influencer? Have you been demotivated or questioned this path? You’re not alone. Most new content creators struggle to transform their passion into a career. But the good news is that trends, brands and consumers are all on your side. Over the last few years, influencer […]

   

  November 19, 2021

Hacks To Show Up On Instagram Search Results

With so many creators and influencers emerging every day, gaining followers on Instagram (the linked blog is a treasure trove of tricks. Read it.) is surely becoming a difficult task. Just good content isn’t enough anymore. You have to up your game to reach a wider audience. One organic way to do this is by […]

   

  November 18, 2021

The M2S Series: Say Aloha To Simran Anand, Sr. Brand Executive

When we started the Monday to Saturday series, we had just realised that people make a company. After COVID-19 hit, this inherent truth was hammered in further. So, here’s us introducing you to another pivotal human behind Do Your Thng. Getting To Know Another Person Of DYT: Simran This M2S has been a long time […]

   

  November 17, 2021

A Beginner’s Guide To Creating Content On YouTube

With Instagram influencers becoming the buzzword, people have forgotten that the original creators started on the video-sharing channel: YouTube.  It was the watering hole for content creators long before Kevin Systrom, and Mike Krieger even thought of Instagram.  So, we’re going back to the basics and writing this guide to help new creators build their brand on […]

  November 15, 2021

DYT Creator Portraits: Kulin Amin

Let’s democratise influence. Those were the words DYT began with. To help anyone do what they love, their thng and, on the way, tell stories. Stories created by the people and for the people. We’ve come a long way in making this true. Today we climb one more step towards achieving the goal and we […]

   

  November 14, 2021

How To Collaborate With Other Creators To Grow Your Influence

13.8 billion. In $ not ₹.  That’s how big influencer marketing is, and everyone wants a piece of this not-so-humble pie. So, how do you, a very-much-humble content creator, get on the bandwagon?  The traditional way is to become an influencer and get brand collaborations. But the beauty of the digital ether is in breaking moulds.  You […]

   

  November 13, 2021

5 Travel Creators You Need To Check Out!

The pandemic saw a steep rise in the time we spent on Instagram. With nowhere to be and no one to meet, gadgets became our best friends, and socials the only means to stay connected with the outside world. Content creation boomed during the period – with brands grabbing the opportunity in the increased time […]

   

  November 12, 2021

The Etiquettes Of Communicating With Influencers

How does an influencer marketing campaign commence? Quite intuitively, it begins with influencer outreach. But more importantly, it begins with effective communication. It is the first and unarguably the most vital step of a campaign. On it rests the likelihood of success. With that as backdrop, we walk you through the etiquettes of communicating with […]

   

  November 11, 2021