How do successful organizations streamline their social management? Can one tool really do it all? We'll answer these questions and more on the next #SMTlive webinar. Register now!
Explore more: 

How to Take a Better Selfie

Every day, there are more than a million selfies taken. It’s hard to deny you’ve never snapped a picture of yourself with a smartphone and uploaded it to social media. There are now attachments and gadgets you can buy and attach to you iPhone that will make your selfie-game even stronger than it (most definitely) already is. New lenses and scopes are just some of these add-ons; you can also play with lighting and shutter speed to help make your self-portrait Instagram worthy.

Don’t let others make you feel narcissist for whipping out your phone for a few pictures of yourself, either. If you’re rocking the perfect eyeliner, or happen to be snuggling with the cutest puppy around, there’s no reason not to partake in some snapping.

Once you have the (beautiful) picture of yourself, do what the pros do and edit it. Using apps like VSCO and EyeEm to add a great filter on your selfie can do things like hide a pimple, bring the exposure down, or just make you pop more. You can also use the app FrontBack, which allows you to take a picture with the front and the back camera at the same time; this lets all of you (thousands) of followers see what you’re looking at and your reaction to it. There’s so many possibilities out there, so go get your selfie on!

Now that you've got the right apps and gear, get ready to take your perfect selfie - see this infographic from Adorama for more great tips!

Join The Conversation

Upcoming Webinars

  • August 19, 2015
    Hear from Chris Kerns, Author of Trendology, about the latest findings from the Spredfast Research team and their series, The Smart Social Repor...
  • July 14, 2015
    Today's customer is being pulled in many different directions at once, with buying opportunities at every turn. How can you break through the no...

Whitepapers

  • May 27, 2015
    Word-of-mouth marketing has always been a powerful driver of consumer behavior. Every experienced marketer knows that customers are mo...
  • May 20, 2015
    In today's marketplace, social media is an integral component for any growing business. But in order for your business to see return on its...