Stock photos, a hot topic in the wedding industry. When you are building your website, creating your marketing materials or publishing content to social media, should you be using stock photos? This is a question that comes up a lot in the wedding industry and I think there is a yes and no answer. In my opinion it is ok to use stock photos for things like office desks or general stock images. It is NEVER ok to use stock photos as a representation of your own work. Check out the video below for more details.
Amber is an Integrated Marketing Communications Strategist and Owner of Cheers Consulting Group. She is also the owner of Cheers Wedding Planning & Design and the co-founder of the Skagit Wedding Society.
Amber has a Bachelors degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in Public Relations & Advertising and a Masters of Integrated Marketing Communications for Roosevelt University in Chicago, IL. Prior to starting her wedding planning business in 2010 she worked in corporate marketing.
She is passionate about the wedding industry and helping wedding professionals grow their businesses through strategic marking. She specializes in Pinterest marketing and building profitable email marketing lists. She has three daughters a boston terrier and is married to her high school boyfriend. She loves wine tasting, traveling, musicals, great restaurants, fancy hotels and being outside with her family.