Social Media Image Dimension Reference Guide

Social Media is prevalent to our business and daily life. It helps us to create interactions and relationships with our clients, customers, and suppliers. But with the ever changing digital designs trend, social media platform tend to change with the trend as well, sometime drastically and other times subtly.

It is always beneficial for a digital marketer and/or creative manager to keep his-herself up to date. By doing so you have the current knowledge of the aesthetic you want to design and share.

Recently, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn have change there look or adapted a new feature. For Instagram it was the inclusion of the multiple photos feature; where as, for YouTube and LinkedIn were the minimalist design look.

Nobody likes a botched design, out-of-the-screen picture, or a bloated image. It is not aesthetically pleasing to the eye a out-of-shape cropped image. Customer tends not to spend too much time concentrating on an image if its distort.

For your social media image dimension reference guide:

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How can Creative Managers Win-Over Procrastination?

Procrastination, the mother of all, ‘When is the deadline? [A week] Oh, no worries we still have 6 days left.” Or as Merriam-Webster puts it:  to put off [voluntarily] intentionally the doing of something that should be done. According to Joseph Ferrari, Professor at DePaul University, the cost of procrastination for businesses in 2012 were $10,396 per employee. Info-graphic by Agil8 states that there are a number of factors working away behind the scenes in your subconscious, driving you towards procrastinating:

Rebelliousness – The assertion of one’s free will against an imposed task, refusing to be told what to do.

Timing – How long before the task is rewarded/punished.

Impulsiveness – When something more fun pops up, you can’t help but be distracted by it. [This can’t be true because our work in fun, right?]

Neurotic-ism – How unpleasant the task seems in itself.

Aversiveness – Worrying about a task or its outcome can delay working on it.

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How to Lock a Potential Client at a Convention

First you’re going to identify possible influencers and/or decision makers from your top ten prospects. During the break-out sessions and refreshment breaks between each presentation, You will have the chance to network with your prospects and to set a meeting with them for demonstration of your product/service.

Before going to the meeting you need to have a set of goals written on a single sheet of paper. Your goals need to be clear and precise:

  • To network with influencers and decision makers
  • To set a meeting at their office
  • To demonstrate a personalized application of your product/service

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