Brands: Influencer Marketing Won’t Implode in 2018

The confluence of fame, personality, and money inevitably leads to drama. As YouTube Influencer Marketing increases in popularity, highly publicized and dramatic falls from grace the likes of Logan Paul or PewDiePie will become all the more common. While this might tempt a lot of experts to signal “Influencer Marketing is going to implode,” or, …

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The Force is Strong with YouTube Influencer Marketing

Star Wars is easily one of the strongest and recognizable brands in the entire world and it remains that way even more so now thanks to Social Media and YouTube Influencer Marketing. As a franchise that’s remained at the forefront of pop culture consciousness since 1977, marketers in charge of the Star Wars brand have …

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3 Holiday YouTube Influencer Marketing Tips for Brands

It’s the most wonderful time of year for YouTube Influencer Marketing! Not only are the holidays the season of hot chocolate, cozy sweaters, and crisp air; it’s also the harbinger of the endless onslaught of holiday marketing tie-ins and promotions. During the Holidays, most brands will easily get crushed by their competitors if they can’t …

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Two Ways to Get Paid Faster!

As a creator, you are constantly creating or brainstorming new content for your viewers and are kept busy with your sponsorships. In order to ensure you have the best sponsorship, we have put together two ways to get paid faster! As you may know, the Message Center is where your conversation with the brand takes place in a sponsorship. …

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Three Tips for Attracting Content Creators

Once you’ve decided to move forward with an influencer marketing campaign, the next step is finding the perfect creator for the job. For many brands this is the most challenging part of the process – with so many options, how do you possibly narrow down the search?   Fortunately for brands, writing a killer call …

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Sponsorships: Quality vs. Quantity

Sponsorships: Quality vs. Quantity: In the world of YouTube, it is important to always be mindful of the content you’re publishing on your channel. Many creators face the ongoing battle of remaining organic/authentic and taking on brand deals without over saturating your content with sponsored posts. It surely is a fine line to walk but finding that balance is what …

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How to Find The Right Sponsorship in Grapevine’s Marketplace

How are you suppose to know what sponsorships are right for your channel? There are so many sponsorships in Grapevine’s Marketplace and it certainly can be tough to find the right one! Well, lucky for you, that’s where we come in with this week’s #CommunityTipTuesday discussing how to find the right sponsorship in Grapevine’s Marketplace. Knowing …

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5 Reasons Why Brands Reject Proposals

Rejection sucks – no matter which side you’re on, no matter how you look at it – it just plain sucks. Luckily, as a creator you already have tough skin (how else are you going to stave off the endless amounts of haters?!). But it doesn’t lessen the sting when you receive the inevitable “your …

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5 Tips on How To Get Sponsored on YouTube

5 Tips on How To Get Sponsored on YouTube Getting sponsored on YouTube can feel challenging, but there are some keys to helping you build a good relationship with a brand that you want sponsorship from and helping them understand the value of your channel and your audience. Understand and explain how your audience and …

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Grapevine Lottery Announcement: January Winners!

In January, Powerball inspired us to create something just as fun, but way easier to win.  As a result, we started up The Grapevine Lottery, a monthly giveaway which gives the Community the chance to earn double the payout for their campaigns. We tallied up the videos that were posted in the month of January, …

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