Originally published: 08.05.18
I am one of the few consultants in my field (arts & culture/not for profit), who has their own website.
I have love affairs with social media and then stop. I invest lots of time Tweeting and sharing links. I post lots of photos. And then stop. I’ve had a lot of thoughts about Instagram, especially I love photography. I used to post to Instagram very regularly. Then I did a course from a very well respected Instagram expert, which stopped me in my tracks.
That was mainly because I don’t want my feed to look like the feeds she promoted and I do not want to worry about a perfectly curated feed which needs planning in advance. Doing the course actually stopped me doing Instagram as I couldn’t and didn’t want to do Instagram like she did. For some reason it didn’t occur to me that I could do Instagram as I wanted. …
Jen Farrant: Feminist writing about art, freelancing, creativity, education, and coming to terms with being disabled