• Web & Print Edit: Brand New Moves for John Davis

    Feb 7, 2017
    Photo Editing
    Back in the Fall of 2016, member photographer John Davis reached out to us asking for some help updating his web edit and print portfolio in preparation for a move from Baltimore to LA. He had also wanted some guidance selecting images for a new marketing plan. Lucky for John, we had just started offering a customizable Relocation Package service...
  • Portfolio Events: January 2017

    Feb 7, 2017
    Portfolio Events
    Meli, Rachel and I headed south to Washington D.C. for a two-day trip to show off our photographer’s portfolios at client meetings including Chronicle of Higher Education, Glover Park Group, World Wildlife Fund, AARP, United Way, and SmithGifford.
  • Analytics: January 2017

    Feb 6, 2017
    Analytics
    We started the new year by working on our New Year's resolutions and increasing our web traffic! In January wonderfulmachine.com brought in a total of 19,658 sessions from 12,062 users.
  • Expert Advice: LinkedIn

    Feb 5, 2017
    Expert Advice
    An active social media effort should be part of every photographer's overall marketing strategy. LinkedIn has some unique features that make it an essential part of that strategy...
  • Emailers: January 2017

    Feb 4, 2017
    Spotlight Emailers
    In January we sent out two successful emailers to clients. A Spotlight Emailer featuring food photographer Kyle Dreier, and our second Shoot Production Emailer...
  • Phone Calls: Brands: January 2017

    Feb 3, 2017
    Phone Calls
    The brands' team started the new year motivated and eager to speak with new clients. Pat led the outreach portion while Claire and I tackled research, adding new companies and people...
  • Phone Calls: Agencies: January 2017

    Feb 3, 2017
    Phone Calls
    In January, Julian joined Alex and me to work on agency research/outreach. The three of us combined forces to post some pretty impressive numbers...
  • Phone Calls: Publications: January 2017

    Feb 3, 2017
    Phone Calls
    Our Publications Research/Outreach team started 2017 off with some great connections! In the midst of preparing for the first portfolio event of the year and working on new consulting projects...
  • Web Ads: January 2017

    Feb 1, 2017
    Web Ads
    In the month of January, we continued to focus on boosting our Google search results with our shoot production services...
  • Marketing Partner: A Canadian Campaign for Michelle Gibson

    Jan 31, 2017
    Marketing
    Toronto photographer Michelle Gibson came to me back in the spring, curious about what continuous marketing efforts Wonderful Machine could offer her. At the time, Michelle was at the tail-end of Campaign Manager...