Instagram & Brand Marketing Your Newborn & Family Photography Business with Zakeya Smith

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Ever find yourself overcomplicating things when it comes to marketing your photography studio? 

Especially when it comes to social media?

If so, tune in to today’s episode where Zakeya Smith breaks down the simple steps she’s taken to see big results when it comes to social  (especially Instagram) to book newborn sessions.

Learn the simple steps you can take to connect with future clients, …without the need to overshare every single thing happening in your personal life.

You’ll also discover how your photography clients are using Instagram right now to find their photographer (without turning to Google)  – and how skipping this step could be costing you clients.

Discover more about Zakeya Smith


Zakeya is an Atlanta-based Newborn, Maternity, Milestone, and Family photographer. Her passion lies with newborns but loves seeing families come back time and time again to document the growth of their baby, updating family photos, or even capturing the expectant mother again.

She also loves providing her clients with timeless heirloom products that her clients can cherish forever. Seeing her clients react to viewing their images for the first time or seeing their images printed for the first time is a heartwarming experience.

Zakeya previously worked in the corporate world while balancing her growing business. With the help of Instagram, her business has blossomed into her full-time job. She recently received her Masters in Marketing and certificate in Customer and Brand Management.

She has been growing her business for almost three years and is proud of her achievements in this short period of time, such as speaking on podcasts and being a teacher in the 2021 Newborn Retreat by the Milky Way. She looks forward to what her business grows into next.

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Do you ever struggle with deciding what to post on social media?

(…and find yourself wasting waaaay too much time on it!)

If your hand’s up, you aren’t alone!

And that’s exactly why we created The Social Fix – a social media toolkit and calendar created specifically for newborn and family photographers.

Inside you’ll get access to a collection of 275 questions, prompts, quotes, and story ideas for Facebook, Instagram, and even your email marketing!

Imagine planning out your entire month of social posts over a cup of coffee! #YesPlease!

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