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How Artists Can Navigate the Ever-Changing Social Media Algorithms with Temima Shames

Episode Summary –

Navigating the ever-changing algorithms of social media can be a challenging task for artists who want to promote their work online. With platforms like Instagram, TikTok, and Twitter continually tweaking their algorithms, it can feel like an endless battle to get your art seen by the right people. But worry not! In this episode, we are discussing this very topic with our guest Temima Shames.

“By adopting the right strategies and approach, your social media presence can become a powerful tool to share your work and build a loyal fanbase.”

As an artist, you might face challenges when it comes to creating engaging content, using hashtags effectively or understanding algorithms. However, by adopting the right strategies and approach, social media can become a powerful tool to share your work and build a loyal fanbase. By understanding how algorithms work and leveraging them effectively, you can boost your online presence and connect with your audience in meaningful ways. With the proper techniques in place, even algorithm changes won't stop you from connecting with your fans through social media.

In this episode of the podcast, Temima Shames dives deep into her artistic journey and shares her invaluable insights on how she transitioned to become a leading entertainment executive. She is pioneering the growth of brands and talent in the digital age, where influencers, followers, and virality rule the game. Tune in to discover how artists can leverage social media to bolster their careers and gain more exposure.

Key Learnings from the Episode:
[05:11] How should artists approach and use social media.
[08:17] Tips when posting on social media as an artist.
[15:19] Are you taking advantage of YouTube shorts?
[22:00] Temima’s advice on the best ways to increase your fanbase as an artist.
[23:50] How to balance the artistic and business sides of things.
[29:48] What does working from your happy place mean to Temima?
[32:41] Temima’s advice to young people just starting in the art


About Temima Shames –
Temima Shames is a leading entertainment executive who is pioneering the growth of brands and talent in the digital age of influencers, followers, and virality. At the young age of 24, she is the CEO & Founder of Next Step Talent — a full-service management company and digital brand consulting agency that specializes in long-term growth through digital strategy and audience relationship building.

Born in Israel and raised in New York, Temima has early entertainment experience after starting her career in acting. Temima, alongside her team and their clients, have secured massive brand growth achievements, including 5 Billion YouTube views and top 10 Spotify album debut. With over 15 Billion views on their roster, Next Step’s viral campaigns have been featured in outlets including Business Insider and New York Post.

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