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Content Copycats? When Your Followers Start Copying Your Style, That's a Good Problem to Have...But Here's How to Solve it.

5 Ways to Stand Out When Everyone's Copying Your Style. For Creatives, Entrepreneurs, Personal Brands & Anyone with a Social Media Presence

Let's be honest – when you're pouring your heart and soul into creating content, it can be pretty frustrating to see someone else swoop in and replicate your style. But here's a little secret: having copycats is actually a good problem to have! It means your content is resonating, your style is unique, and people are taking notice.

But that doesn't mean you have to sit back and watch as your hard work gets replicated without credit. Here's how to handle copycats and reclaim your creative power:

1. Remember, Your POV is Your Superpower:

Your Point of View (POV) is what makes you unique and sets you apart. It's your perspective, your voice, your experiences, and the way you see the world. It's the magic that draws people in and keeps them coming back for more.

So when someone copies your style, they can't replicate your POV. They can try to imitate your aesthetics, but they can't steal your soul.

2. Keep Evolving Your Visual Voice:

Don't let copycats stifle your creativity. Use them as motivation to keep evolving and pushing the boundaries of your own style. Experiment with new techniques, try different formats, and always be on the lookout for fresh inspiration.

Remember, your POV is not static – it's a journey of self-discovery and growth. The more you explore your own unique perspective, the more your content will evolve and mature, making it harder for others to copy.

3. Focus on Building Authentic Connections:

Instead of getting caught up in the comparison game, focus on building genuine relationships with your audience. Engage with them, ask questions, share your stories, and create a community around your brand. When you focus on building real connections, copycats won't matter so much.

4. Lean into Video:

As I always say, "Your face, your voice, your taste, your singular POV... those can't be copied." Video is a powerful way to showcase your personality and build a deeper connection with your audience. It's much harder for someone to replicate your energy and charisma on camera than it is to copy a photo.

5. Use the POV Playbook to Your Advantage:

If you're struggling to define your POV or translate it into visuals, the Real Girls POV Playbook is here to help. It's packed with exercises, prompts, and tips to help you uncover your unique visual voice and create content that truly reflects you.

Remember, having copycats is a compliment, but it's also a sign that it's time to level up your game. Embrace your POV,keep evolving, and focus on building genuine connections with your audience. The rest will fall into place. ✨

Have you ever dealt with copycats? How did you handle it? Share your experiences in the comments below!

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Grab your copy of the Real Girls POV Playbook (only $38) ! It's your roadmap to creating content that moves your POV forward,not just your follower count.

Inside, you'll discover:

  • The 5-Step Framework: My proven system for uncovering your unique visual voice.

  • The Must-Have Shot List: Essential shots to capture your everyday life and passions.

  • Easy B-Roll Hacks: How to film and edit like a pro using just your phone.

  • The Video Prompt Vault: 50+ ideas to spark your creativity.

  • The Real Girl Toolkit: My favorite resources for creating stunning visuals.

The POV Playbook is your key to unlocking your visual superpower and creating content that truly reflects you.

Remember, people don't connect with brands, they connect with PEOPLE. Let's ditch the hustle and start building a community of Real Girls who celebrate each other's authentic selves. ✨


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