An Influencer Introduction With Shany Monroy
Shany Monroy shares their favorite tools, how they grow their audience, how they find sponsors, and more.
1 of 13What question are you asked the most when you tell someone you're a blogger/content creator?
I get asked a lot is if it's hard to make the videos and edit and i always say not unless you enjoy it, because i love editing and creating so its so easy for me
2 of 13How do brands find you?
Usually people take a look at my instagram and i have a lot of creative fun posts and brands usually email from there.
3 of 13Is there anything that you believe a brand should know before they begin reaching out to influencers?
I think brands usually are good with picking influencers but one thing they should probably know first is how old the content creator is i've had brands that were definitely not for my audience or even for me
4 of 13What one tool for your content or your business can you not live without?
one tool would obviously be my phone i'm on it 24/7 it helps me connect to my audience and i take my photos on there!
5 of 13How do you decide how much to charge a brand?
I usually just ask like close friends of mine that are in the business also
6 of 13What was the biggest challenge you had to overcome when starting out?
I was and still am very insecure with myself so just kinda exposing myself and showing my true self to people was so scary and sometimes i would get negative feedback but i just learned to not let it get to my head sometimes it does but most times it doesn't
7 of 13How do you personally keep your content true to your voice while also delivering value to a brand?
I'm very grateful to have people around me that understand my visions for videos and help me out with trying to show the brand but also have my creative spin.
8 of 13What is the biggest challenge you face now that you have an established audience?
Making content that i like and my viewers like
9 of 13How did you grow your audience when you started out?
I started in arkansas and the only people that were subscribed were my mom and dad, but then i got picked to be on this reality show called my dream quinceanera and the cameras and directors and producers followed my family and i around while we planned my quince, and also they saw my youtube channel and liked it and promoted my channel, the first episode of my dream quinceanera went up and i got 11k subscribers in 1 week
10 of 13What helps you maintain your motivation to continue creating content?
its just so much fun for me i love making content
11 of 13What's the one piece of advice you would give to someone just starting out in content creation?
don't be afraid to be yourself! Don't be afraid to promote your video don't be afraid to share with friends dont be afraid to get creative.
12 of 13What is your most defining piece of content in your opinion? Why?
i dont know thats hard i love the videos that are so high quality and took time to make but my absolute favorites are the ones i make with my family because we have so much laughs when we are on set together
13 of 13What brands would you most like to work with?
i love makeup i would love to have a collaboration with morphe or coloupop