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Photo Op Optimization: Using Pictures in Political Social Media

Wed, April 24

Few things are better for communication than good pictures. On the other hand, even a bad photo can do some good on social media. Your social network needs a constant variety of fresh content. Tweets, status updates, posts, links, check-ins, and shared videos are always great, but you also need to post still pictures regularly.

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Indie Film marketing, Nonprofits, Writing, Politics, Humor ...

Chris Forbes is a frustrated ex-comic, indie film marketer, & co-author of “Guerrilla Marketing for Nonprofits.” . Lately Chris has focused on representing and marketing independent film productions. He is Production Representative for HEART OF A REBEL LottieMoonFilm.com & THE SAVIOR  GRC-Productions.com
 
Forbes’ interest in the performing arts began in high school drama class and deepened as a student of theatre at the University of Central Oklahoma. He worked eight years as a stand-up comedian in the Southwest and wrote comedy skits for radio. 
 
As an Oklahoma-based communication strategist he has worked with various organizations within the Southern Baptist Convention. To keep from gaining too much faith in humanity, he also leads policial social media campaigns. Read Chris' blogs here and here

Books

Guerilla marketing is vital for your nonprofit organization!

Chris Forbes is co-author of Guerrilla Marketing for Nonprofits: 250 Tactics to Promote, Recruit, Motivate, and Raise More Money with Jay Conrad Levinson & Frank Adkins. Published by Entrepreneur Press in 2010. 

“Buy this book immediately if you are on a mission to do good in this world. It’s jam-packed with concrete ways to effect great changes — even if you have tiny staffs and itty-bitty budgets. Guerrilla Marketing for Nonprofits is a Godsend to nonprofits and do-gooders everywhere.” 

--Katya Andresen, COO, Network for Good and author of Robin Hood Marketing: Stealing Corporate Savvy to Sell Just Causes

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Speaking

Indie Film, Nonprofit, and Political Marketing & Social Media

Chris often writes and speaks about nonprofit and political marketing. He has developed contextualized marketing and media strategies on five continents. Today he uses his skills as a contextual marketer to help advocates and influencers make more impact with the people they want to reach. He has helped nonprofits, politicians, and business leaders effectively reach people of all kinds though social media with astounding results. 

Consulting

Street-Savvy Marketing Skills 

No matter if you are doing business in the social, public, or private sector, you need to learn how to reach people in ways that are relevant to them. The secret is knowing people, learning their needs and linking messages to solutions that attract them. Let Chris help you expand your impact and influence. He has road ready strategies for...

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"Chris has been helping companies in the profit and non-profit categories for years. He is an expert trainer, coach and my friend. You need his help with Guerrilla Marketing! He's your man!"


-Ken Surritte, WaterisLife.com

Interested in booking Chris or using him as a consultant on the next project? Use the form below to send him a message!