Grapevine Team Spotlight: Grant Deken

Grant Deken is our Head of Development here at Grapevine. He is the father of the platform that our advocates use to find killer sponsorship opportunities every day. You can find Grant with his face buried in his computer all day constantly looking for new ways to tweak and improve the platform to make Grapevine …

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Promoting Your YouTube Channel: The Dos & Don’ts

So you’ve made some great pieces of content. Good for you. Now people are going to view your content, share it with their friends and family and you will become the next YouTube sensation. Congratulations! Here’s a box of money and a private island. But hold on a moment, there’s a piece missing from this puzzle; …

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3 Ways To Make Yourself More Appealing To Brands

As an influential YouTuber, you hold all the power. In fact, Variety found that U.S. teenagers are more enamored with YouTube personalities than they are with mainstream celebrities. As a result, brands are constantly looking to connect with advocates, like you, to reach an engaged audience of online video viewers. But with so many content …

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Adding YouTube Advocates to Your Marketing Mix

It’s official. YouTube creators are more influential to millennials than A-list celebrities. As a result, brands and their agencies are aggressively looking for solutions that allow them to connect and work with YouTube advocates to drive exposure, conversation, and (most importantly) action. Below are some of the ways a well executed Advocate Marketing strategy can benefit your …

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Kim’s Corner: Organizing Your Life for School & Work!

One of my favorite pastimes is to casually stroll through the isles of The Container Store and dream up new ways to organize and declutter my life. Something about the smell of fresh post-it notes and clear plastic organizers just gets my little heart excited. Being organized is a trait I’ve always had (thanks, Mom) …

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4 Ways to Make Time for YouTube! #savethechannels

We need to save the channels. I’m willing to bet you have things to do in your everyday life; School, work, saving the world – Maybe all three? You’re juggling the many aspects of your life every single day and adding YouTube content creation into the mix is just an extra ball. You’re not just …

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How Do You Market Yourself on Youtube?

FastCo Studios has put together this awesome video asking YouTube giants like Miss Glamorazzi, The Gregory Brothers and Mystery Guitar Man a very simple question: How do you market yourself on YouTube? Check it out. “The Art of Selling the Brand of You On YouTube”     Top-level YouTube talent work only with brands that they love and that represent their …

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Advocate Spotlight: NabelaNoor

There are certain advocates in our network who are an absolute pleasure to work with and produce high-quality content time after time. They maintain consistent and effective communication throughout the advocacy process and just are generally pretty freakin’ amazing. We think that it’s important to recognize these wonderful advocates and put them on blast (in …

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