After a post about boosting your SEO , this is the second post on a wider aspect of video and photography business and how I see the changes coming. Being a good photographer or cameraman is not enough anymore to survive the video and photography business. Where a good portfolio and few meeting should have you covered in the past; you need now to work on your SEO and follow a more larger competition. But the future will shows a lot of changes in the way clients will reach you for a an assignment as well. It’s called disruption because a new business model emerge on the photography and video market. Splitting your website in many sub-entities is part of the game.
SEO, ranking, what are they in real life and how to improve these will be the game of the day. Below are few tips to solve the impossible equation on how do I increase my visibility on Google.
For the novice, SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. It basically means: how to make sure your webpage will be on some result, as Google or Bing, but if you are reading this, you know this already. Ranking is your position on the search engine response to anyone request. Better ranking is obviously what you are looking for to make sure you are on top of the search results.If your business depend on clients that contact you remotely, clearly, you should invest a lot of time to makes things better.
Today, I received this classic scam email, using the automatic submission form not protected by captcha.
Contact Form Submission from bob stewart
Nume: bob stewart
I will like to know if you carry this item in stock or if you can
special order them for me.
Sony DVCAM PDVM-184N Non-Chip …………. 250 QTY
I will arrange for the pick up of the order from your location.
And also let me know which credit card type you accept between Visa/MC…
Will be expecting the quotation,so i can proceed with the payment details.
What is interesting is the way they targeting their potential victims with very specific products in theirs business range (here some video tape). It’s the 5th time in 10 years I received almost the same email and I’m writing this post just to let others knows about the scam, hoping people will google part of this mail to found this post.
Do not answer it as you may end receiving many new tentative. It will shows that your email is valid to them.
There are plenty of similar scam using other product, but the structure of the email is quite similar.
Do not answer, just fill a fishing report with your mail account to try to get his account removed as they are using a gmail account.