The virtual world has ushered in a new era of business and entrepreneurship. COVID-19 has made working remotely everyone’s new normal. Many people are succeeding in growing and scaling online business ventures from scratch. Helping lead the way for entrepreneurs who want to leverage the power of digital platforms to scale their ventures is Emily Standley, who runs the popular blog, Socialbuzzhive.
The premiere social media marketing and entrepreneurship blog and academy comes to life through the expertise and passion of Emily Standley, a nationally published content producer and digital marketing strategist. Emily hails originally from the Northeast but has made South Florida her home. She embraced the long term value of working from home 15 years ago as a single mother, offering digital consulting services around the nation virtually. She has helped many businesses leverage the power of digital technology to reach virtual markets, in order to start building the foundation of a successful online business.
Emily created the Socialbuzzhive Academy, housed within the blog, to provide aspiring digital entrepreneurs with the resources they need to monetize, scale, and leverage online strategies such as social media, SEO, affiliate marketing and content marketing tactics.
The blog, which has grown to over 2.3 million readers, aims to help beginner entrepreneurs with blogging techniques, how to leverage social media channels, and develop digital marketing skills to profit off their digital footprint. The virtual academy provides in-depth skills training, online courses, guides, worksheets, and other tools and resources needed to create innovative and fresh strategies to grow a powerful online presence without utilizing the high cost of a marketing agency.
Emily brings to Socialbuzzhive and its audience a wealth of firsthand knowledge on how to traverse the challenges of building an online presence and successfully creating a digital brand. Her proven strategies are simple and easily transferable to even the least technical of entrepreneurs.
On top of her beginner and advanced courses, Emily Standley also provides various consultation and digital support services, such as social media and social influencer consultation, copywriting and proofreading services, search engine optimization, website design and development, and others. Through her advisory guidance, many businesses have flourished online, building their reach and profitability exponentially. Her exemplary work in digital marketing has landed her in prestigious publications, including SmartBlogger, Forbes, CBS, Digital Journal, and LA Wire. She’s also received nods from leading marketing platforms like Teachable, US Reporter, and MarketWatch. Her Instagram account was named “Top 25 Instagram Accounts to Follow in 2020.”
With a slew of highly detailed online courses, Socialbuzzhive Academy has developed various programs that have grown in popularity over time. Some of the courses include; “Ultimate SEO Boss,” “How to Be a Successful Content Creator,” “How to Build Your Epic Online Business,” “Mastering the Art of Social Media” “Master Guide to Blogging for Profit” “Copywriting for the Web,” and “The Ultimate Guide to Social Influencing.”
When consulting for organizations, Emily focuses on three key elements to grow and scale: content, design, and strategy. She makes it clear that there’s no “one size fits all” solution but many ways to gain a competitive edge with the right tools. “It’s important to eliminate all aspects of ‘shiny object syndrome’ in business, and other non-important factors that don’t lead to conversions,” she says. You can read her top business tips in Forbes coming out this January 2021.
Socialbuzzhive also provides a full digital customized blog audit that helps summarize a company’s website and offers detailed action points to improve one’s competitive marketing performance.
Apart from her digital marketing and online business consultancy and training work, Emily is also a strong advocate for animal welfare and has a soft spot for disabled military veterans. She also owns Paws Off Beauty, a website dedicated to raising the awareness of ethical, cruelty-free beauty products and vegan beauty brands. Emily hopes to keep impacting the public about positive businesses, and flexible remote work programs and opportunities through the power of digital platforms and her various offerings and services.