#BeAware: A Cyber Safety Manual

As social media grows with every passing minute, the threat it poses grows with it too. One’s privacy and cyber safety today is perhaps their most precious commodity. An increase in online frauds and crimes has compelled socially conscious brands to take necessary measures. However, cyberbullying and cyber crimes often go unattended despite appropriate measures being drawn on social media.   A basic guide to cyber safety Cyber crime is classified by three broad categories. Societal and institution-based ones are […]

  November 22, 2019

Aesthetically Challenged? Here’s How To Change Your Content Style!

Pretty images. That’s all I need to be an Instagram influencer, right? Right *panicked*? Unfortunately, no. If you want to reach the heights of Lilly Singh (shout out to the original creator Superwoman), you need: Great content  Great aesthetics Great community It’s the one stuck in the middle that we explore today. You know those Instagram feeds that stir admiration and frustration in equal parts? We unpack how they achieve it.  How To Create Aesthetically Pleasing Content On Instagram Envy […]

  November 13, 2019

10 Indian Comic Artists to Follow on Instagram

Essential ingredients for a humourous day! Laughter is the best medicine and witty one-liners always crack the chuckle-looking-at-your-phone-code. These comic artists have their own defined design language and some of them share their experiences and tips regarding the comic content creation industry for beginners as well. What’s more? All of them are Indian and deliver content that is relatable to us all.   Neha Doodles Colourful visuals and comic aesthetics injected with a trademark playful nature- Neha Sharma (also known […]

  November 7, 2019

10 Still Life Stylists to Follow on Instagram

 Instagram has given birth to a new culture of product promotions, but how do you make your product stand out? Quality attributes are one but if the product fails to attract the audience, none of its characteristics will matter.  An interesting still life or flat lay composition is the key to maintain an Instagram feed with appealing aesthetics. A still life is a work of art exhibiting the product with props around it. Still-life stylists are acknowledged as product stylists as […]

  November 5, 2019

A Beginner’s Guide To Creating Content On YouTube – The Tips

Reader Beware: This is the second part of our curated guide on creating content for YouTube. By all means, read on if you’ve landed here first; but we recommend giving the first one a skim too. What’s the meat and potatoes of a YouTube channel? Posting quality videos consistently. We emphasised on this fact in the first part of the guide. Regular content uploaded at set times brings your followers back for more. But is it enough to jumpstart a YouTube […]

  

  November 4, 2019

A Beginner’s Guide To Creating Content On YouTube – An Inside View

Raising awareness on topics, issues and passion points is in our blood, but our souls belong to creators. After all, DYT is a creator-first platform. To that end, we curated a guide on creating content for YouTube. With Instagram influencers becoming the buzzword lately, people have forgotten that the original creators started on the video-sharing channel. YouTube was the watering hole for content makers long before Kevin Systrom, and Mike Krieger even thought of Instagram.  If you’re new to the […]

  

  November 2, 2019

A Comprehensive Guide To Brand Collaborations – The After

How does a content creator collaborate with the bazillion brands out there? We’ve been answering this question bit-by-bit. If you landed on this page first, then do hop to ‘the before’ and ‘the middle.’ This is the final episode and what we call ‘the after.’ How To Find Collaborations With Brands? What to do before you write the brand collaboration pitch? How to write it and who to send it? We’ve answered them before (peeps, you’ve gotta read the first […]

  November 1, 2019

A Comprehensive Guide To Brand Collaborations – The Middle

How does a content creator collaborate with the bazillion brands out there? We’ve been answering this question bit-by-bit. If you landed on this page first, then do hop to ‘the before.’ It’s the first part of the series. This is the second episode and what we call ‘the middle.’ How To Find Collaborations With Brands? Until now, in the bid to collaborate with brands and earn some moolah, the creator has built an online presence and then tango-ed with the […]

  October 31, 2019

A Comprehensive Guide To Brand Collaborations – The Before

The powerful on social media have a long reach. A reach that is not limited to celebrities with over 100,000 followers. It doesn’t matter if there are 500 or 16,000 followers, as long as a creator keeps it 100, they are solid. In this day and age, it is the passion to do what you love that defines your authority. And when you have influence, you have the chance to collaborate with brands, which is our topic for today.  How […]

  October 30, 2019

Tricks, Tips And What-Nots To Make The Most Out Of The Festive Season

Influencers of the online world, wake up. It is that time of the year when the spirit of giving is alive and social media is the place to bundle that warm, fuzzy feeling to get more engagement out of your followers. Fortunately, or unfortunately, depending upon which side of the table you are, come festivities and the social sky lights up with hundreds of beautifully crafted posts. The question then becomes, how do you shine brighter than others? How Can […]

  October 24, 2019