Spread abolishes the necessity to be signed to a agency in order to become a successful photojournalist. Amin Torres and Korbin Hoffman bring bloggers, everyday citizens and professional photographers together with their new crowdfunded project, Spread. Let’s face it: with an abundance of technology from the use of photo editors to 12 megapixel smartphone cameras, it [...]
This Startup Spotlight features Boutine. Boutine is a place to discover emerging designers, share their designs and shop with your friends. Sina sat down and spoke with founder Pramod Dabir to talk about inspiration, the Boutine shopping experience and stylist and what lies ahead. 1. What inspired you to create Boutine? While my then-girlfriend attended [...]
Earlier this year I highlighted the importance of blogging for your business. Even if you haven’t read my article (though you should), I imagine you’ve read other articles about business blogs…and why every business needs one…because it’s true! Blogs are a marketing channel for your business just like SEO, PPC, re-targeting, social media, email marketing, etc. However [...]
Weekly Reading 7/6: The e-commerce supply chain; why bloggers don’t need agents; Rent the Runway gets competition; and Kickstarter for fashion.
This week ish is getting real. So much so that I’ve included a couple of links from the newsletter. There are serious discussions happening about the realities of e-commerce and blogger representation. As these areas become more developed, people are running into tough questions; growing pains, essentially. And as is always the case in the [...]
Social media and fashion go hand in hand. And one of the most successful companies in the space is StyleHaul. StyleHaul “aggregates and manages over 550 tailored style guru channels and over 30 channels of original programming under a single social fashion video platform.” In this Startup Spotlight, Mika goes behind the scenes with Senior [...]