Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570bNike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570bNike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570bNike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570bNike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

Item specifics

Condition:
: An item that has been or previously. See the seller’s listing for full details and ... Read moreabout the condition
Modified Item: No
US Shoe Size (Women's): 5 Country/Region of Manufacture: Indonesia
UK Shoe Size (Women's): 2.5 Style: Running Shoes
EUR Shoe Size (Women's): 35.5 Product Line: Nike Air Huarache
Brand: Nike
Man's/Woman's Skechers Performance Women's You-14960 B071WY8ZJG Walking Practical and economical At a lower price Outstanding function,adidas Performance Women's Alphabounce W Running Shoe B01N2L7VZH Road RunningNike Air Shoes For Men CHOOSE YOUR SIZE,NIKE FLYKNIT ROSHERUN Black-White-Grey natural motion sneakers roshe one new,NIKE AIR JORDAN RETRO IV 4 Alternate 89 size 12 red and white - 308497-106,Nike Shox NZ Womens Running Shoes Purple Black Size US 10.5,Vans Sk8-Hi Slim Ankle-High Canvas Skateboarding Shoe B019NNRNTU Skateboarding,PUMA Women's Platform Trace Sneaker B0784VMWVJ Fashion Sneakers,Easy Spirit Women's Twist Sneaker B07BD1XBQM Fashion Sneakers,Sperry Men's Sea Kite Sport Moc Boat Shoes Parent B00ANAP8E0NIKE Mens Free RN Motion Flyknit 2017 Running Shoe White/Wolf Grey-Pure Plati...,Nike Free RN Flyknit Running Shoes White Black Crimson 831069 108 Men's Size 11,Nike Air Huarache Run White Metallic Silver 318429 108 Men Sz 9.5,Man's/Woman's adidas B077XKMCYS Running Queensland Highly praised and appreciated by the consumer audience Elegant and solemn,Helly Hansen Women's W Madieke Sneaker B01ALHJJ6M Snow BootsNew Balance Women's Vazee Agility V2 Cross Trainer B01FSISDR0 Road Running,Womans Winter Boots Knee-High Fashion Shoes B078JBKRGR Cold Weather & Shearling,NIKE AIR JORDAN XX9 29 LOW SHOES 10.5 MENS NEW 828051-401 UNIVERSITY BLUE,Nike Hyperdunk 2015 Men's Running Shoes Size 11 Colors Black, Gray & WhiteNike Air Footscape NM Premium QS Sakura Japan 846786-002 Grey/Pink Men's Shoes,WMNS NIKE AO2722-400 Praktisk Women's Sandals Slippers Free Track,ASICS Women's Gel-Venture 6 Running-Shoes B01N3LTRND Trail Running,Saucony Women's Kineta Relay Running Shoes B01MY1062O Road Running,New Balance Women's 928v3 Walking Shoe B01MXNYTXW Walking,Gentleman/Lady HUF Men's Dylan Slip Parent B074749NXQ Charming design Various types and styles Highly appreciated and widely trusted in and out,NEW Nike Free RN Distance 2 Men's Running Shoes SIZE 15 863775 100,2012 NIKE LEBRON X 10+ PHOTO BLUE DIAMOND WINDCHILL TIDE POOL 542244-400 11Mens Nike Zoom Tallac Lite OG 844018-002 Pure Platinum Brand New Size 8,ARA Women's Rickie Fashion Sneaker B01MTVEEA3 Fashion Sneakers,2011-12 Arsenal Nike Core Trainer Jacket (Red) B0058YEIDI Basketball,

Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

Outfits Style

Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

October 9, 2018
Salomon Women's XA Amphib W Trail Running Shoe B073JXXBWL Trail Running,
]

Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

 

I thought a long time about writing this but I was never sure how to do it so that it doesn’t come out the wrong way. In no way whatsoever I am here to complain, because I know I’m a shitty blogger and could probably make more money if I just tried a bit harder. I just want to share more of the insider knowledge I gained through being in the „circle”. As shit as I am in blogging, obviously I am trying to be proactive about my blog so I joined quite a bit of those Facebook groups, followed girls who I thought were doing a great job in terms of their marketing and you get the drill. No matter what we do, we always need to educate ourselves and look for inspiration. But what I realised is that bloggers can more or less be categorized into two categories. The first one which motivates me massively belongs to the bloggers who kind of sacrifice their lives to do this. Maybe sacrifice is an intense word, but those girls, I mean, they really push those campaigns, have an amazing theme on their feed and sometimes will post even up to three photos per day. I mean that’s a whole business going on there. Of course, not everyone in this category is gonna produce the best content, but some of the girls I know, produce literally the most beautiful images. Basically, I’M A FAN. This is called a job.

The second category, to which I kind of belong is a bit different. Us girls don’t really focus on our social media as the primary thing in our lives, most of us have careers and basically, we don’t blog “full time”. This means we cannot produce daily content and work as much as we would like to on our blogs and social media, oh and we’re crap at remembering to use those affiliate links lol. It’s a shame but that’s a life choice. But if you believe you can make it and make a living, then go on gurl, MAKE IT YOUR JOB.

It’s not to say that girls in this category don’t make money, because we do. It just works differently. We just don’t get as many jobs as other girls do and our PR connections are close to non-existent.

 

Honestly a week ago out of desperation (and disappointment in my own blogging career), I even updated a media kit (yes we do have those) and emailed a couple of agencies with this kind of “HELLO, I’M HERE, PLEASE GIVE ME A JOB" 🙂

But unfortunately, in social media advertising, watches are the biggest market as well as huge conglomerates like L’Oréal. Some time ago I used to get at least 3 emails per week regarding sponsored posts from watch brands. That’s a bit intense, trust me. But the way it works for me is, if I wouldn’t buy something myself then I will also not advertise it. You guys are already getting shit loads of ads on Instagram, at least I’ll try to fuck as little as I can with your decision making.

 

From my side, I found that I will get a couple of opportunities per month, out of which I will only do just one collaboration as the other one falls out or I decide it’s just not for me. If you know me, my style is a bit specific, so I think it would be hard for any of you to imagine me working with Daniel Wellington or yet another brand of wooden watches (lol I mean who comes up with those?). Being vegan also excludes me from working with any beauty brands which are not cruelty-free or brands which sell leather items.

 

But what about the free stuff?

 

Bloggers also tend to get press packages which I mean are the most exciting things ever… if you actually get them. In order to get them, you either get “scouted” by agencies who will ask for your address and keep on sending those packages monthly or you need to be proactive and make the initial contact with the agency. I hate being pushy therefore I am honestly terrible at making the initial contact. You need a media kit with all of your stats and I feel you immediately get judged. I would also always need to add this FYI “I would appreciate if you could not include any non-vegan brands in the packages” which just sounds very pretentious?

The problem with these is that usually they are non-binding, but oh god how many times I heard about people getting those packages and then being bullied to post a photo with the crap (because sometimes it’s crap).

 

Fun fact, I happened to receive things such as tampons, pads or fluffy red handcuffs.

Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

Ok, the exciting part. You probably wanna know how much money I make. Don’t worry, that’s fine, we all love those private bits (I mean our obsession with the Kardashians proves it very well). Since I moved to London I have been using those app’s/agencies through which you can get brand collaborations (more about the blogger how to’s & tips in my next post so keep an eye out for this).

 

Moving on.

Bloggers have their own rates. There is something like a rate calculator online, which is quite fun, even just to see how much others would take for a post on Instagram. We always use these as a guidance + we always talk with each other to make our rates appropriate to our following. The rates are based on followers, likes and most importantly engagement, so if you have 200k followers but your engagement rate is like 0.9% then someone who has 50k and 9% engagement would probably have a higher rate.

 

So what’s my rate? At the moment it’s around £360, which I mean is good right? Like honestly for one photo that is amazing. But then if you consider that this is what I might make maybe each two months, then not so great. It’s not gonna pay my rent, or my utility bills or my university tuition.

Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

It’s important to consider that most brands don’t have budgets and they will expect you to do work for free, in exchange for some crappy hair shampoo or a pair of socks (this is not a joke). People forget that influencers are one of the best advertising mediums, and should be paid the same way an advertising agency would be paid. Especially since the advertising we do has much more value since we personally choose what we feed to you and we take care in making sure that it will be useful to our audience. Of course, not everyone has this mindset but I personally would not bother advertising something which I don’t think is worthy of your purchase or interest.

And sometimes we need to do things in exchange for clothes and in all honesty at times we might take a photo and list it straight away on Depop because we are human beings and we need to make money. Even if I really like the item I received, I still might sell it, because it would be my only income that I made from spending an hour on taking photos.

 

For many years I also didn’t believe in the value of the content I produce. I could simply not comprehend how anyone would buy something because I advertise it. I was raised in a country where being an influencer was a joke, you were laughed at, no one would treat it as a job or a career path.  I also didn’t have many close friends who were doing anything relevant to blogging, therefore I used to down value my rate so much. It’s also because I started out in Poland where a lot of agencies still down value the effect of social media influencers. Only, after moving to London I realised what value my work actually has and step by step I learned how to properly negotiate.

Nike Wmns Air Air Wmns Huarache Run Ultra Photo Blue/White 819151-400 Size 5 6c570b

I feel like this whole post was quite long and I just flooded you with my thoughts. Lately, I had a lot of these conversations with my friends and it just seemed right to put it into text. In conclusion, I would like to say, don’t start blogging because of money cause that shit ain’t gonna get you anywhere. There is no rule of how to blog or what to do to become successful (apart from being your authentic self). So if you want to blog, just please do it for yourself.

 

In the end what I value most about being able to blog is the fact that I meet so many of you even if it’s just talking though DM’s. Money is an important factor but in my hierarchy, it’s somewhere on the bottom. We blog for the communities we create, for the people we meet and to have space for our thoughts and creativity.

 

Let me know your thoughts, questions and whatever’s on your mind!

glasses & earrings - ebay || top - sophia antonia scott || trousers - boohoo || bag - topshop || boots - ebay

 

photos by my one and only @sanofficialx

Share
Men's/Women's Reebok Women's Print B077ZPKYP1 Running Cheap a good reputation in the world business,
]
  • Reply Ania October 10, 2018 at 8:37 pm

    Uwielbiam Twojego bloga! Jesteś niesamowita :))

  • Giorgio Brutini Men's Melby Oxford Parent B0043L58QS,
    ]
    Gentlemen/Ladies adidas Women's B077XJD4PJ Road Running Packaging diversity At a lower price Elegant and stable packaging,
    ]

    Follow Me!

    © 2017 - All Rights Reserved.