Marketing for Creatives

Are you ready to take your creative blog and online presence to the next level? Whether you’re a beginner or have been at it for a while, Amber Housley and her team will help you go from hobbyist to professional. You’ll learn from experienced creatives how to create a marketing strategy for your online presence, generate relevant content that keeps readers coming back, promote your brand using major social media outlets, and more! 


Please note: This class originally ran in September of 2015. By enrolling now, you'll have access to all of the class material and will be able to access the class message board to view previous comments. However, the message board and gallery will not be monitored by an instructor.

$59.00 $10.00

enrolling now through 12/31/2019

What you'll learn

  • Go from hobbyist to professional
  • Gather inspiration for design and branding of your online presence
  • Establish a marketing strategy where your creative blog is the home base for your complete online presence
  • Develop great content and community that will keep fans coming back for more
  • The basics of monetizing, partnerships, collaborations, and contributors
  • Overview and ideas for using major social channels such as Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, YouTube, and newcomers, Snapchat and Periscope (Hint: You don't have to do it all!)

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Amber Housley

Hello! I'm Marketing Operations Manager here at Studio Calico. I am also Founder and Chief Creator of Awesome at AmberHousley.com. Founded in 2007, my creative studio and blog encompasses my passion for entertaining, design and Southern living. My work has been featured in notable media as Southern Weddings, Southern Living, Better Homes & Gardens, Bridal Guide, Style Me Pretty and Martha Stewart Weddings. With a passion for helping other small creative businesses succeed, I share inspiring content, strategic business coaching and community building through my Inspired Retreat experiences (InspiredtheRetreat.com). I am a long-time scrapbooker since 1995 and a fun fact: even designed my own line of products back in the day under the name Citrus Blossoms.



What comes with this class

  • 4 weeks of lessons and videos from Amber sharing expert advice from her 10 years of blogging and her professional marketing experience
  • Features from guest bloggers and creatives who will let you in on their secrets and give you tips and resources to either get started or take your online presence to a new level
  • Weekly assignments and action plans to get it done
  • Live, group Q & A chat
  • Access to a class message board and gallery, where you can share and learn with your teacher and fellow students
  • Printable blog planner sheets from Hello Forever, including a content calendar, post planner, and a monthly check-in sheet to help you track your stats and set goals (preview coming soon)

The Best Classes, Available Anytime

Our classes bring together the best teachers and contributors in the business to provide exclusive learning content, tips, and techniques for papercrafting. The virtual classroom experience gives you tons of creative fuel and the option to learn what you want, when you want.

$59.00 $10.00

enrolling now through 12/31/2019