MOVE BEYOND INSPIRATION. TAKE ACTION. SEE REAL RESULTS.

Gain the skills, knowledge, and confidence you need to crush your photography business goals—consistently, sustainably, and in a way that works for YOU.

Pepper U is for photographers in the first few years of business who are looking for an actionable road map + consistency in their marketing. By joining Pepper U, you'll have access to valuable advice, knowledge, and experience not just from photographers, but an agency of marketing experts that has worked one-on-one with hundreds of photographers to help them succeed. You can’t get this level of information and support anywhere else—it's kind of our thing. 😉

WHAT'S PEPPER U ALL ABOUT?

A message from Pepper's CEO, Stacey

WINTER 2023 SESSION

REGISTRATION RE-OPENS NOVEMBER 15, 2022

Sign up Between November 15 - December 31, 2022 to take part in the Winter 2023 Session! You'll gain access to three kickass workshops to help you create a strategy and set you up for success, monthly group calls with the Pepper team for a full year, and lifetime access to ALL of our in-depth online marketing tutorials. #Fuckyeah!
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SIGN UP BETWEEN NOVEMBER 15 - DECEMBER 31 FOR ACCESS TO 3 KICKASS WORKSHOPS

The workshops are virtual and interactive with visual presentations, helpful exercises, and Q&A. The next set of workshops take place:

  • BUSINESS IDENTITY WORKSHOP

    January 10th at 10:00 AM PST

  • ANALYTICS WORKSHOP

    February 7th at 10:00 AM PST

  • STRATEGY WORKSHOP

    March 7th at 10:00 AM PST

AND ALL THIS AWESOME SHIT, TOO

The idea of the Pepper U Program is to set you up for tangible, consistent, sustainable success!

  • Monthly group calls with the Pepper team for a whole dang year.

  • Lifetime access to ALL of our online marketing lessons, which include video explanations, tutorials, and how-tos for all the marketing tactics you'll need..

  • Handy marketing templates, workbooks, checklists, and more.

  • Special discounts from our rad sponsors including StudioNinja, QTAlbums, Fundy Designers, Narrative, and Archipelago Presets.

  • On-demand access to the Pepper team in the Pepperverse Facebook Community.

DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT

Check out these kind words from a few of the rad photographers we've helped in the past!

"a giant step forward in my business"

Jena Mathews | Jena Lee Photographs

The team at Meet Pepper rocked my socks. They were able to take my jumble of ideas and sreamline them into detailed tasks + projects to complete. They helped me figure out what I can manage and then took over the rest. As a business owner, let me tell you how good it feels to see projects happen behind the scenes, without you having to do them. Each task Meet Pepper completed for me was done so well and thoughtfully. They helped me cross things off of my to-do list and take a giant step forward in my business. We finished our time together for now and I am already planning to work with them again later this year!

"they taught us so much"

Ally Payetta | Ally & Nicholas Photography

We could gush about Meet Pepper all day! Every soul who contributes to this beautiful family is incredibly talented, hardworking, organized and knowledgeable! Together, their skills and knowledge create a badass team of diverse experts that would be an asset to anyone's business! Everyone we worked with was so kind and helpful. My husband and I own a photography business and were at the point of needing help as we grew and transitioned. Pepper helped us with so many aspects of our business from social media management, streamlining workflow, marketing, SEO/website, etc. With their help, we improved our business and kept up with daily tasks. Not only did they help us manage our day to day, but they brainstormed ideas and worked so hard to create ways for us to grow and expand. They taught us so much throughout the process. Our time with Pepper allowed us to have more time in our personal lives, focus on other aspects of our business and allowed us to focus on a big life change. We will be working with them again! We cannot thank everyone at Meet Pepper enough for their kindness, support and efforts!

"completely changed my life"

Rohana Olson | Comfort & Cashmere Images

Stacey & her team at Meet Pepper have completely changed my life. Not only have they helped me to grow my business, solidify systems, and give me time back in my life. But they are incredible humans! They only want you and your business to succeed. They put their hearts into their work and love your business as much as you do. Seriously, my life has been changed in the best possible ways. I LOVE Meet Pepper and do whatever it takes in my business to make sure I can have Meet Pepper in my life. Don't wait, jump on working with them. Watch as you get more time back in your life, show up consistently in all areas, and see your business grow 10x over all while you're creating meaningful relationships! They are in it with you!! I can't say enough positive amazing things!

"generally lovely humans"

Maryam Salassi | Hi + Hello Photography

I've been working with Pepper for six months and they've been invaluable in taking things off my plate while I manage my business and distance learning and generally living through a pandemic. I couldn't have done as much as I have without them! My team was very responsive and easy to work with, and were generally lovely humans. It definitely felt like working with a competent team and it was so wonderful being able to hand off blog posts, Pinterest management and updating of my Google My Business listing. I'd definitely recommend them to anyone looking to outsource their workload!

"worth every cent I have spent and then some"

Adina Stiles | Adina Stiles Photography

Meet Pepper offers more than I anticipated. I am not only getting the help I knew I needed but I am also learning why and what works. Instead of feeling like I am all alone and hoping that something that I do actually sticks, I feel like there is a plan and I have a whole team of amazing women who are not only cheering me on they are coming along side me to assist me with their expertise along the way. I can’t thank each of the Pepper team for all they do for me. If you are on the fence about investing in your business and getting some much needed help, do it. It’s worth every cent I have spent and then some. They will help you with SEO, website issues, social media posts, branding and even your blog and so much more.

WHO IS PEPPER U FOR?

Any photographer ready to take shit to the next level!

Maybe you’re ready to turn your photography hobby or side hustle into a profitable full-time gig. Maybe you’re already running a successful photography business, but you’re not quite sure how to take it to the next level. Maybe you’re a virtual assistant for photographers and you want to add some kickass marketing skills to your resume. Maybe you’re just tired of wasting your time and money on marketing that isn’t working and second guessing every friggen decision you make. Whichever stage you’re at, if you’re looking for the support, knowledge, and tools you need to finally find consistency in your marketing and grow your business in a way that is fulfilling and sustainable, Pepper U is for you!

MARKETING WORKSHOPS

These workshops take place once each session, which means three times per year. They're designed to help you build the foundation you need to create a kickass marketing strategy and a sustainable business.

  • BUSINESS IDENTITY

    It all starts with a solid foundation! Time to take a deep dive into your brand, purpose, audience, ideal client, and more. Let's find your competitive edge and hone in on it!

  • ANALYTICS

    There is valuable data right at your fingertips. Learn how to use Google Analytics and other insights to spot opportunities and grow your business!

  • MARKETING STRATEGY

    Let's combine what you've learned so far with time management, content calendars, and marketing tactics to build an actionable strategy customized to YOUR business and goals.

ONLINE MARKETING TUTORIALS

You have lifetime access to these bad boys and they're updated annually, so work through them at your own pace and start with the modules that are most relevant to your biz!

  1. 1
    • Did We Just Become Best Friends?

    • Welcome to Pepper's Online Marketing Course for Photographers

    • Pepper U Orientation

    • Goal Setting

  2. 2
    • Time + Task Manage Your Photography Business

  3. 3
    • Welcome to Google Analytics

    • What is Google Analytics?

    • Setting Up Google Analytics

    • Navigating Google Analytics

    • Finding Helpful Data in Google Analytics

    • Google Analytics Goals

    • Comparing Time Periods + Analyzing Data

    • Task + Time Management

  4. 4
    • Making a Marketing Strategy

    • Strategy Creation

  5. 5
    • Sussing Out Your Submissions

    • Submission Process

  6. 6
    • Intro to SEO

    • Search Intent

    • Keywords + Links

    • Blogging Tips + Tricks

    • SEO Outline + Cheatsheets

    • Adding SEO to Your Backend

    • Social Workflow Must Dos

  7. 7
    • Canva + Branding: The Basics

    • Your Canva Brand Kit

    • Folders + Templates

    • Template Design + Built Ins

    • Tools + Shortcuts

    • Downloading + Design Tips

  8. 8
    • Welcome to Google Business Profile

    • Google Business Profile Basics

    • Google Business Profile Setup

    • Updating Google Business Profile: Photos

    • Updating Google Business Profile: Post Updates

    • Google Business Profile Analytics

    • Google Business Profile Task + Time Management

  9. 9
    • Pinterest Like A Pepper

    • Types of Pins

    • Types of Pins Continued

    • Creating Your Own Pins + Boards

    • Pinterest Engagement + Scheduling

  10. 10
    • How to Instagram

    • How to Create an Instagram Account

    • Optimize Your Profile

    • Static Posts

    • Story Posts, Reels + Instagram Videos

    • Navigating Story Posts, Reels + Instagram Videos

    • Scheduling Posts With Later.com

    • Plan Options for Later

    • How to Use Later

    • Upload Media Into Library

    • Creating Saved Captions

    • Creating a Post in Later

    • Creating a Post in Later Continued

    • Creating a Carousel Post in Later

    • Creating a Carousel Post in Later Continued

    • How to Post a Carousel Using Later

    • Posting to Instagram

    • Caption Best Practices

    • What is Engagement?

    • Instagram Hashtags for Photographers

    • Reading Your Insights

    • Reading Your Insights Continued

    • That's a Wrap on Instagram

  11. 11
    • Working with Facebook

    • Set Up Your Business Page

    • What To Post On Facebook

    • How To Create Communities

  12. 12
    • The Ins + Outs of LinkedIn

    • Personal Profiles

    • Company Pages

    • Posting On LinkedIn

    • LinkedIn Analytics

    • Welcome to LinkedIn

  13. 13
    • Designing A Newsletter Template

    • The Foundations of Flodesk

    • Starting Your Newsletter

    • Designing Your Template

    • Finalizing The Design

  14. 14
    • Welcome to Email Marketing

    • Email Marketing + Newsletters

    • Email Marketing Lists

    • Opt-in Forms + Lead Magnets

    • Automations + Workflows

    • Newsletters

    • Analytics

  15. 15
    • Welcome to Public Relations

    • Public Relations

  16. 16
    • You've Got This!

Check out the FREE MODULE!

Goal Setting, Pepper Style!

THE BEST PART

MONTHLY GROUP CALLS WITH THE PEPPER TEAM

When you invest in the course, you also gain access to monthly group calls with the Pepper team FOR A YEAR!! This is a rad opportunity to ask questions, fine-tune your strategy, gain insight from other photographers, and get the support you need to succeed. Plus, you can join our Facebook Community where Pepper will be there to answer your questions around the clock! Like we said, you’re not in this alone. We know that being an entrepreneur can feel lonely. When you purchase our course and join the Pepperverse, you can rest easy knowing that someone’s always got your back!

PROGRAM BONUSES

On top of three workshops, monthly groups call with marketing experts, and 14+ online marketing lessons, you'll also receive:

  • Workbooks + Templates

    Handy workbooks, checklists, andcustomizable templates to help you get shit done faster and better.

  • Lifetime Access

    Lifetime access to the online lessons, so you can come back and review them whenever you please.

  • Affiliate Discounts

    Discount codes from our sponsors and on some of our fave marketing tools to save you moolah.

WHY DID WE CREATE PEPPER U?

Helping other creatives achieve their dreams is kind of our thing.

Pepper is a marketing agency for photographers and creative entrepreneurs with a constant waitlist of clients who want to work with us. We hate turning away rad photographers who want to grow their biz, so we decided to help you do it yourselves, instead! It’s time to take the future of your business into your own hands, with a little help from your Pepper friends!

HAVE QUESTIONS?

We understand you might want to learn more before making this investment. Please feel free to contact the Pepper team. We want you to feel freaking amazing about your purchase!

MEET PEPPER

We love making new friends!

Meet Pepper is a creative agency that offers modern marketing and content creation services and training for photographers and entrepreneurs. Each lesson was created by a Pepper who is an expert in that area and we held nothing back. Every tip, hack, and piece of advice we could think of is packed into this course (and a few swear words, too, because that’s how we f*cking roll).

SPONSORS

PEPPER U IS SPONSORED BY:

Studio Ninja
QTAlbums