Design

How to create your first nft?
How to create your first NFT?
How to create your first NFT? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Have you figured out your summer plans yet? Well, beyond the important downtime we all deserve after such a roller coaster of a year, summer is also a great time for experimentation. If you recall a few weeks ago I talked about the basics of NFT (Non-Fungible Token) that has created quite a buzz in…

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How to Bring A Story To Life With Illustration?
How to Bring A Story To Life With Illustration?
How to Bring A Story To Life With Illustration? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

I believe people respond better when they can see their personal stories mirrored in a meaningful visual story. That’s why I was super excited to speak with Agnes Lee, a New York Times’ illustrator, I have been closely following her simple yet meaning-rich illustrations on the Metropolitan Diary section. She will tell you more about…

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What Made Bernie’s Inauguration Photo Go Viral?
What Made Bernie’s Inauguration Photo Go Viral?
What Made Bernie’s Inauguration Photo Go Viral? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Ever wondered what made Bernie’s inauguration photo go viral? Before we jump into the photo, let’s look at the context this viral photo sprung from. We’re living in wild times where reality continues to exceed our wildest imaginations. Eleven months into the pandemic that has wreaked havoc with over 100 million CoronaVirus cases of which…

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Lessons from My First Instagram Live
Lessons from My First Instagram Live 366 222 Shlomi Ron

  When was the last time you ran an Instagram Live session? I have just done one just last week, but before I share my fresh lessons about my journey, here are a few basic facts: On November 21, 2016, Facebook launched Instagram Live (IG Live). People can broadcast live video content for up to…

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Backgrounds in Online Meetings Telling Stories
Backgrounds in Online Meetings Telling Stories 366 222 Shlomi Ron

  What’s the deal with all these backgrounds people are using in online meetings? As our social interactions have moved to Zoom and other online meeting platforms, I have recently noticed the interesting use of virtual backgrounds – as a rich canvas to broadcast our personal brand stories. There are a couple of archetypes that…

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How Do Stories Shape Reality?
How Do Stories Shape Reality? 366 222 Shlomi Ron

Unlike narrow-focused business podcasts, I am a great believer that in this day and age, it’s important to talk to not only people in your industry but to people outside your industry to get fresh perspectives. This is where true innovation comes from and this is my programming strategy for the Visual Storytelling Today podcast.…

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"Yonkeros" - Jaime Permuth
What Makes A Photo Tells A Story?
What Makes A Photo Tells A Story? 366 219 Shlomi Ron

In this episode, I chat with Jaime Permuth, an award-winning photographer and professor at the School of Visual Arts in New York. With the tremendous growth in photo sharing – globally, people share 95 million photos on Instagram every day! – I am often asked how can you tell a story in a single photo? I…

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How to Personalize Visual Stories without Creeping Out Your Audience?
How to Personalize Visual Stories Without Creeping Out Your Audience?
How to Personalize Visual Stories Without Creeping Out Your Audience? 366 219 Shlomi Ron

With the tremendous growth in the AI market which is projected to reach US$ 202.57 Billions by 2026 (Fortune Business Insights), and contribute up to $15.7 trillion to the global economy by 2030 (PWC) – it’s time to stop and think about some of the implications for visual storytellers. There is a very interesting paradox…

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How to Create Visual Stories Without an Artist?
How to Create Visual Stories Without an Artist? 366 218 Shlomi Ron

Ever wondered why visual storytelling is critical than ever? The primary rationale goes like this: Visual content is already king with 80% of marketers use visual assets in their social media marketing. Video (63%), alone, has also surpassed blogging (60%) in usage as a social media marketing asset (2018 Social Media Marketing Industry Report). And…

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Why Creating a Great Visual Content is a Must-Have in Today’s Communication Landscape
Why Creating a Great Visual Content is a Must-Have in Today’s Communication Landscape 368 217 Payman Taei

Watch my video recording on the Visual Storytelling Today show: On the road? You can also listen to my audio podcast of this episode. Subscribe to the Visual Storytelling Today podcast on iTunes or Google Play Marketing is about Telling Stories where Your Customer Plays the Hero and Your Product – the Magic Wand Even though…

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