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    Cashew Cookie Larabars

    This recipe is adapted from Lisa Leake of 100 Days of Real Food. Lisa’s whole motto is to eat more real whole foods and cut out anything processed. My kids won’t eat dates or dried nuts on their own, but they love this! This is a favorite snack for my family and I. Combine dates, peanut butter, cashews, and water all together. The best way to make this recipe is in a food processor. It chops everything up much finer than a normal blender. Once all the ingredients are blended up, use a rubber spatula and bring it all out unto a wooden cutting board or on a piece of wax/parchment paper. The…

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    Week 5- Reverse Engineer a Social Media Brand

    Smart Communications, Inc recruitment ad:  https://smart.com.ph/corporate Smart Communications is a wireless communications and digital services company located in Manila, Philippines. The first image is an ad Smart Communications put out searching for a graphic assistant. This ad immediately connects to anyone who loves design. There are several examples on how this ad connects to anyone in the graphic design field. Color- There are 4 main colors in this ad. Pink, orange, yellow-lime, and a high and low value of blue. On the color wheel, it would follow under intermediate colors. (mixing one primary and one secondary color.) The main color in the ad is blue. The company was “smart” when picking blue because…

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    Week 3- Reverse Engineer a Social Media Post

    https://www.toneitup.com/ Company blog post is written about- Tone It Up. Instagram handle- toneitup What is the main purpose of this post? To promote a happy and healthy lifestyle while making friends a long the way. Who is the audience of the post? Women about 18 years and older. How does the post connect with the audience? They connect with their audience by making it a safe and loving community of women who help each other. Many followers have their own, “tiu” accounts on Instagram. By having their own “tiu” account, it is a way women can find each other, ask questions/concerns, and motivate each other during hard times. Everything that is posted on…

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    Week 3- Personal Manifesto

    What is this website about- Highly rated baked recipes found through out online and social media. How I will connect with my audience- Text with photos and some occasional videos. Where will you find me besides this website- Instagram and Pinterest. What value do I bring- Sweet and savory baked recipes from well known established bakers that every home baker can achieve. Why am I doing this site- I have always loved to bake. When there is any major holiday coming up, I take it very seriously! I have also found that in hard or troubling times people might have, a homemade baked treat is something anyone can enjoy and appreciate. People are always…

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    Week 2- Channel Profile Analysis

    Social media channel- Pinterest Why did I chose Pinterest?- I don’t know much about it. What is the main purpose of this channel? People can find and share new things/interests. Pinterest is like a virtual bulletin/mood board. Instead of saving it for later use, the term used is, “pinning.” What are their revenue streams? How do they make money? Pinterest uses its unique pin system to create monetization. Promoted pins are its major source of revenue. (sponsors pay for advertisement.) User data helps with the advertisement on what the user sees based on interests and searches. What type of advertising does this channel support? Truthful and honest products that the advertiser is promoting.…

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    Week 2- Social Campaign Analysis

    Source website:https://damndelicious.net/ Source Instagram handle: damn_delicious The damn delicious brand is a food blog. The objectives of her brand is to first draw readers in with her eye catching food photography. Her second objective is to get the readers to click on one of her images to read more about that certain recipe. Getting traffic to her site and social media channels are important. Once she receives a lot of traffic from a reader, her next objective is to get the reader to buy her new book. 3. The Presentation Principle- Images shown on her main website and social media channels are bright, sunny, and happy. When she posts an image of herself she…