Upgrade Your Influence | Social Media Strategy, Goal Setting + Branding for Bloggers, Influencers + Creatives

Upgrade Your Influence is a podcast and email resource list that discusses goal setting, branding and strategy for bloggers, content creators and digital influencers. Each week, you will receive new tips, tutorials or thought pieces that will ignite your efforts.
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Upgrade Your Influence | Social Media Strategy, Goal Setting + Branding for Bloggers, Influencers + Creatives



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May 15, 2017

The debate is on! Snapchat, Instagram Stories and Facebook Stories give you the opportunity to create engaging content that gives viewers a more flexible way to get to know you and your brand. What are the best platforms to create micro-content for your audience? Today, sharing my favorite platforms, how I'm using them personally and professionally, and tips for creating engaging content on each. Show notes are available at

May 4, 2017

Want to start a podcast? Wondering why you're still podcasting? Today's episode talks about the misconceptions I had about this medium, some of my mistakes and issues including time, money and workload. For more information, view the show notes at

Apr 26, 2017

Today, we'll look at things you can knock out at home that will make life easier and give you more time to do what you want to do with family, friends, or your business. We'll chat about meal planning, workday prep, chores and more! I'll also share a few audiobooks and podcasts that are helping me keep my home in order. To read the show notes, come on over to

Mar 20, 2017

Today’s show covers the basics of blogging. We’ll discuss why you may (or may not) need one, the best services, how to stay consistent, and how to get readers. The show notes for this episode can be found at http://www.upgradeyourinfluence/podcast/nineteen.

Mar 8, 2017

Today, we're going to discuss how to knock out your work in batches, helping you get more work done in less time. Batching is to work through a series of similar tasks during a block of time. It's a real lifesaver! For more information, view the show notes at

Feb 19, 2017

Welcome to Season 2 of the Upgrade Your Influence podcast! Today we'll talk about the many, many lessons learned during my trip to the Alt Summit Design Conference in Palm Springs, CA. I learned how to be a better blogger and business owner, Pinterest tactics and how to be a more fearless woman. 

Be sure to follow me on Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram @ErinBaynham, and follow the show on Facebook and Instagram @UpgradeYourInfluence. 

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Jan 30, 2017

In the season one finale, we're going to discuss a few issues that seem to loom over the influencing and entrepreneur community. I'm highlighting five topics, including charging your worth and not underselling yourself, fighting imposter syndrome and believing in yourself, creating your own story and not trying to use someone else's, keeping your ideas and dreams to yourself, and creating more than you consume. Find references to this episode at

Jan 23, 2017

Getting laser focused on a topic for your content makes you more of an authority. Today we'll discuss why choosing a niche is important, and a few examples. What makes you stick out? Why should a brand/collaborator work with you? Let's get into it! 

Jan 20, 2017

In this mini-episode, I'm sharing a few tips on ways to share build your audience by engaging with other people's social media accounts. Always remember, social media is all about relationship building! 

Jan 18, 2017

This is an off the cuff episode, but I wanted to address being intentional with your time, and making sure your "busy work" is aligned with your main goals. Inspired by Myleik Teele's newest podcast episode w/ Karleen Roy. 

Jan 16, 2017

I use this very simple method to create content consistently. This process will work if you want to create on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. Check out the entire plan at

Jan 15, 2017

Hashtags are the perfect way to document your posts, and follow along with other people's interests. Today, I'm sharing some strategies that will help you boost your engagement, and find your target audience. Shown notes can be found at

Jan 9, 2017

Today we’re discussing the importance of email marketing. We’ll talk about why you need a list, ways to grow it, how to get people to sign up, and the top platforms to use.