The CrewFire Blog

The Essential Guide to YouTube Influencer Marketing in 2021

If you're new to YouTube marketing, then this is the article for you. Today, we will discuss how you can find the best YouTube influencers to work with and discuss some YouTube marketing best practices! ๐ŸŽฅ

Influencer and Ambassador Marketing Software: 9 Questions to Ask Before You Buy

Do you want to start an ambassador or influencer marketing campaign, but aren't sure how to define your tooling?ย If you have considered purchasing influencer or ambassador marketing software, then here are 12 questions to ask before you buy. ๐Ÿ’ธ

The 2021 Ultimate Guide to Twitch Influencer Marketing

If you're ready to start implementing Twitch Marketing into your mix, then this article is for you. In this article, we will discuss how great partnerships with Twitch Influencers are. We will also show you how to maximize your brand recognition and reach on Twitch. ๐ŸŽฎ

CrewFire Product Update: Zapier Integration and More!

We shipped five new features that we know will make your time using CrewFire that much easier, streamlined, and enjoyable. Look out for our new Zapier integration, customizable engagement help text, and more! ๐Ÿ™Œ

Inside the Instagram Reels Algorithm (+ 7 Tips to Grow Using Reels)

In this article, we are going to talk about Reels best practices, according to Instagram, as cover 7 tips so that you can start creating Reels that generate more buzz, reach more potential followers, and earn more engagement than ever before. ๐Ÿš€

CrewFire Product Update: New Integrations, Custom CSS, and More!

We have been pumping out some awesome new features for CrewFire customers over the past month, and we can finally share them with you today! These features include new integrations with CrewFire, custom CSS, and more. โœจ

15 Innovative Ways to Earn More Money as a Content Creator in 2021

It is possible to take content creation full time, you just need to find out which means of earning more money work best for you and your niche. So let's discover the 15 best ways content creators and influencers can earn money in 2021! ๐Ÿš€

The Complete Breakdown of the Creator Economy

The passion economy has allowed people to take their hobby and turn it into income. Whether you are a skincare enthusiast or a passionate woodworker, there is space for you in the creator economy. So let's break down the creator economy and discover 6 trends gaining traction with creators.โœจ

What Is Customer Journey Marketing? Industry Insight with Will Evans

This week, we sat down with Will Evans, the co-founder of FlowCandy. Will and his team have helped eCommerce brands of all sizes harness the power of email, SMS, and website flows to see a massive increase in revenue (we're talking an average of 20%)! โœ…

11 Innovative Beauty Brand to Watch in 2021

Let's talk about our favorite 12 beauty brands of 2021. These brands are essential players in the self-care, skincare, and beauty industry. Here are 12 killer beauty and self-care brands to watch in 2021! ๐Ÿ’„

Welcome, Stefan! CrewFire's Newest Team Member

Last week, CrewFire welcomed our newest team member, Stefan! We asked him some simple questions so you can all get acquainted. We will let Stefan take it away. Hope you enjoy. โœจ

How to Run a Successful Facebook Ads Campaign: Paid Ad Insights with Rony Hay

We sat down with Rony Hay from Klout Consulting to have an in-depth conversation about Facebook Ads. Rony is a PPC expert, and his agency has helped dozens of DTC brands see more conversions and increased sales from paid ads. ๐Ÿ“ฒ

The Ultimate Guide to Social Commerce (Plus 8 Tips for Success)

Social commerce is an incredibly powerful strategy that all DTC eCommerce brands can benefit from. Are you ready to boost your sales and plan your social commerce strategy? Then keep reading for our ultimate guide to social commerce. ๐Ÿ›

10 Powerful Influencer Marketing Trends to Watch in 2021

Influencer marketing is a powerful tool that brands can leverage to see exponential growth. If you are ready to start investing in influencer marketing, then be sure to check out these 10 influencer marketing trends! ๐Ÿ’โ€โ™€๏ธ

New in CrewFire: Submission/UGC Design Update (and More!)

We are excited to announce these new features to you. This CrewFire feature update includes - New submission/UGC design, ambassador profile design update, specific team rewards, and more! ๐ŸŽ‰

15 Advanced Twitter Growth Hack: How to See More Engagement and Generate Buzz About Your Brand

Twitter has the potential to be an extremely lucrative and powerful platform. But, most people aren't utilizing it to its full potential. Here are 15 advanced Twitter growth hacks to generate more buzz about your brand! ๐Ÿ’™

New CrewFire Features: Team Access Rewards (and More!)

Another week, another round of feature updates that we are ecstatic to share with you all today! The theme of this round of feature updates - Improving the ambassador experience. ๐Ÿ˜Ž

The Ultimate Guide to Gen Z! (Plus 8 Marketing Tips)

When it comes to creating trends, understanding culture, and generating memes, Gen Z can truly do it all. But how do you market to Gen Z? THAT is the ultimate question, and we have the answers. Here is our essential guide to Gen Z! ๐Ÿค 

CrewFire Insight: The Top 10 Tools We Can't Live Without

We wanted to give you a bit of insight into tooling at CrewFire. Today, we will be sharing with you the top company tools that we use day in and day out, as well as the staff's top picks. Plus, some tools we have our eyes on in 2021. โš’

13 Amazing Women-Owned Fashion and Beauty Brands to Buy from in 2021

We wanted to highlight some of the women-owned brands that are shaking up the beauty and fashion industry. Here are 13 of our favorite women-owned brands to support all year, every year! โœจ

Hacking the Instagram Algorithm in 2021 (+ 10 Growth Tips!)

If you want to drive more engagement and see massive growth on your Instagram this year, then you need to learn how to optimize for the algorithm. Today, we are going to take a deep dive and discover how you can see 10x the growth this year by simply hacking the Instagram algorithm! ๐Ÿ“ฒ

CrewFire Feature Update: Ambassador Profiles, Emoji Reactions (and More!)

We just shipped three huge feature updates that we are certain will make your experience with CrewFire 10x better. These features will help with building a community within CrewFire. Be sure to read all about our newest feature update!

Welcome John! CrewFire's Newest Team Member

We are excited to introduce you all to John Bullock, our newest part-time sales and operations hire. John will bring his technical skillset and a fresh set of eyes to CrewFire. As he gets ramped up, he will play a major role in streamlining our day-to-day operations, so without further ado, meet John! ๐Ÿ‘‹

Ambassadors LOVE CrewFire! Interview w/ Mayra Mejรญa

Recently, Taylor (our rockstar CSM) and I began conducting interviews and conversations with current ambassadors using CrewFire on behalf of some of our brand customers. We want to give you some insight! Here are some highlights from our interview with Mayra Mejรญa. ๐Ÿฅฐ

New in CrewFire! (Notes on Ambassadors, Manual Commissions, Comment on Applicants, and More!)

Get ready, because we have another epic list of new features for you! On the new feature lineup, we have notes on ambassadors, manual commission, and so much more. Can't wait to hear what you think! ๐Ÿฅณ


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