I can’t get over how awesome it is that a Podcast means to sit and talk with people I admire and hear about their stories.
As fate would have it I got to meet Alex when she was looking for a videographer.
Ben and I did the video for Alex and her now husband Dan.
Here’s a link to the wedding video.
When I started social media at first, a lot of people made fun of me.
When Alex started Youtube and social media, a lot of people made fun of me.
At first, When I was doing social media, no one had made a career of it.
Like that wasn’t an option yet. People thought it was weird for me to be putting my
life online for everyone too see.
I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life.
In this episode we talk about
- Her work for Brandy Melville social Media which boosted her following.
- How Alex became known as the hair girl from Tumblr.
- The first company that reached out to her.
- And how she realized that she could actually turn this into her career.
Alex clears up some common misconceptions that people have about being a full time social media influencer.
I wanted to be a physiotherapist or a lifeguard.