AmberMac Archive: tips

Making Online Videos (People Want to Watch)

We often receive comments and questions about our video strategy work at AmberMac Media Inc. While we have a professional set-up using multiple video cameras and lighting kits, there is a lot you can do with a smartphone, accessories, tools, and a clear plan. If you’re looking to create online… Read More

Your First Million: 5 Steps to Success

Here at AmberMac Media, it took five years to reach one million dollars in annual revenue. Looking back back at what we’ve done right, I can identify some of the key decisions that have helped us grow.  In the video below I break down those decisions as… Read More

commandN Feb 2019: Season 2 Premiere

We’ve got a great episode for you this month with: a chance to win a Google Wifi, smart lighting gadget reviews, a great shopping app, upcoming superhero movies, the end of blu-ray, foldable phones, a Collision conference interview, and lots of geeky tech fun with Amber, Jeff, and Lara. Read More

5 Ways to Design Engaging Instagram Stories

Instagram is one of the best lifestyle-oriented platforms to use to connect with your audience. With bright images and captivating captions, it provides excellent opportunities for sharing the stories of your life or brand. When used effectively, Instagram Stories can be a fantastic addition to your online presence. Here are… Read More

AmberMac Holiday Guide LIVE 2018 Video Special & Giveaway

Here is the third annual AmberMac Holiday Guide LIVE on Facebook and on my site, Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Seasonal tech tips, gift ideas, and some awesome giveaways (CLICK HERE to enter the giveaway – this will open in a new tab/window so you can keep watching the… Read More

Amber’s Holiday Solutions on The Marilyn Denis Show

On Tuesday, November 27th, I share my tips for the holiday season on The Marilyn Denis Show on CTV. Whether you want apps to make shopping a cinch or tips to manage screen time, you’ll find my holiday solutions. Apps to manage gift lists and budgets Check out one of… Read More

Top 5 Tools for Entrepreneurs with PayPal Canada

I recently did a Facebook Live for PayPal Canada that included some great tools and tips for entrepreneurs. Check them out below, along with some great info on small businesses from PayPal. New data from PayPal Canada shows that small businesses leveraging e-commerce grew 22% in 2017 versus non-financial SMBs… Read More

5 Effective Photo Taking Tips

Photos have become such an important element of social media posts and sharing that we frequently find ourselves giving our digital marketing clients guidance on how to make the most of photo opportunities. With smartphones have such amazing cameras these days, it’s easier than ever to get great pics no… Read More

The Mobile Shop LIVE: Choosing the Right Phone & Plan

I worked with The Mobile Shop on a great Facebook Live event on April 27th at noon ET where I shared tips to help you choose the right phone and, along with my guest host Amir, answered your questions. There are FREE phones to be won, so be sure to … Read More

#TheFeed: Amanda Lang’s New Book, Take-Out Help, Toys & FB AR

TF093: On this week’s ep, we talk with Bloomberg’s Amanda Lang on her new book, The Beauty of Discomfort, and she explains why it’s OK to get uncomfortable (in fact, she says it’s good for your business and your life). We also chat with Manish Rathu, CEO of JoyRun, about how… Read More