SXSW 2017

5 Ways to Grow Fandom & Increase Followers


Want to grow your fandom and increase followers? Hear 5 ways to achieve YouTube success from Sara Dietschy who has made it her full-time career as a filmmaker and creator/host of Creative Spaces TV, a docs-series highlighting a variety of artists capturing how they do what they do. Along the way, Sara has learned what video skill sets are needed for new creatives who need to navigate the creative world – either in search of a higher-level job or a full-time career in filmmaking. Sara believes you’re always one tweet away from a job opportunity or one year of consistent YouTube uploads away from making filmmaking your full-time job. Hear how you can get there from here.

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  1. What are specific ways to increase your followers and create a loyal fandom?
  2. What skills sets- such as video editing - and tools are most valuable for creative today vs. 5 years ago?
  3. What are ways to provide value and still be engaging and fun for your audience?



Gretchen Schaffer, Dir, Big Sky Communications

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