A search engine optimization guide for skate shops and brands.
Skateboard copywriting has existed for as long as skateboarders have been selling products. Copywriting may just be salesmanship in words, but the naturally creative minds of skateboarders have made skate copy particularly interesting over the years. With the help of skately.com (Sadly, their website is now gone) and their vast “skate library”, here’s several ads … Continue reading Great Skateboard Copywriting Examples
An honest review of 5 famous Euro spots. With the help of discount Euro airlines and hostels where you share your room with random drunk teenagers, it’s now easier than ever for even the poorest skaters to experience the best European skate spots. Over the last few years, I’ve had the priveledge to skate some … Continue reading What it’s REALLY like to skate 5 of Europe’s legendary skate spots
Amber Edmondson and Nanja Van Rijsse are changing lives with the help of skateboarding. I first met Amber and Nanja at the Bright Skateboard Trade Show in Berlin. The thing is, I didn’t actually say anything to them! Thinking back, I’m pretty sure this was because I was simply too busy checking out the awesome booth … Continue reading Meet Women Skate the World: The girls on a mission to support inclusive skateboarding communities
In 2020, skateboarding will be placed on the world stage at the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Even if you’re just a consumer within the skate industry, Olympic skateboarding will likely mean change is coming to the skating that you know and love. For those who work directly in the industry, this could be one of … Continue reading What Olympic Skateboarding Could Mean For The Skate Industry
How Instagram is the new “sponsor-me tape” capable of making your skate dreams come true. It’s no doubt that social media has changed not only our personal lives, but also how many industries operate today. Few industries have been impacted by social media in quite the same way that skateboarding has, particularly with the help … Continue reading 9 Tips for Skateboarding Fame on Instagram