Nzingha Stewart

nzingha7 Occupation: Filmmaker

Business: Entertainment/ Media

How did you hear about my research? Through twitter

Twitter name: @zingbling

Linked In: n/a

Instagram: @nzingbling

Pinterest: private

 

Charity supported:

School On Wheels

School on wheels

What social media platforms do you use?

Mainly Twitter & Instagram

How often do you check your social media platforms?

Several times a day

How important is digital media in your business and personal life?

Extremely – my business often IS digital media. I just shot a web series , and most of the music videos I shoot these days are viewed mainly on digital platforms. I also use digital media for on-line reels and references for potential clients.  And personally I use it for information, learning, references, inspiration, and entertainment.

What do you use digital media for?    

All of the below.

  •  TV
  • News
  • Business trends
  • Gossip
  • Entertainment
  • E-learning
  • Shopping
  • E-books
  • General browsing
  • Sports updates
  • Get latest apps
  • Business promotion

How has digital media enhanced your business? Yes.

Do you use digital media to support your chosen charity?

I often tweet about my charity and mentoring experiences.

 

How long have you run your business and what is your role?

I’m a freelancer so I am my own business and have been for at least 12 years.

 

Do you use social media to interact with your family or friends?

Yes. Twitter/ Instagram/ Emails/ Blogging, Youtube/ photo sharing/ etc…

What do you use social media for mainly work or play?

Several times a day

How do you use social media for business, social interaction, fun, or current affairs?

Several times a day

Do you share your social media updates across all platforms? No.

Do you have two social media profiles? One for business and one for personal use? 

No.

What topics of interest do you follow via digital media? 

Photography, Entertainment, Fashion, Spirituality, Education, Gossip (feeding the beast, but…)

Do you use Skype or Face Time?

Yes. Skype mainly.

Do you use Social media on your mobile phone?

Yes.

How important is digital media to your business or personal life?

Very important.

Do you buy or read magazines, journals or newspapers online?

Yes – all three.

Do you book your holidays online or go to a travel agent?

On-line

How much of your business and professional life is conducted online?

Most of it is NOT conducted on-line, writing/ directing/ and especially personal time are mostly conducted off-line, although most of my business is eventually uploaded on-line after it’s a finished product.

Do you read and use social media when on vacation?

Yes. But on a much more limited basis.

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