Maria Black


Social Media Content Creator

Maria is originally from the heart of the Adirondacks, Long Lake, NY. She came to Burlington to pursue her Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Public Relations. Her passions are creatively driven. She believes creativity can be an asset for all types of content creation. Anytime spent away from the computer is dedicated to the outdoors.

Meet Maria Black

Fun facts about Maria:

  • I currently study Communication with a specialization in Public Relations at Champlain College.
  • I was born and raised in the Adirondacks, NY. Until I was about seven, I thought flip-flops were the only acceptable and most appropriate hiking shoe-wear.
  • I have a houseplant obsession.
  • I love road trips.
  • I have a gray cat named Roo and she’s only nice to me. People don’t understand why I love her so much.
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Q+A with Maria Black

Do you collect anything? If so, what?
T-Shirts. I never wear them but for some reason am emotionally attached to them.

What is your favorite quote?

“All you need is 20 seconds of insane courage…embarrassing bravery.”

What is your favorite Vermont activity?

Visiting local markets, hiking, going to Shelburne Farms and biking on the causeway in Colchester.

Who is your favorite band?
I’m all about discovering new artists, so this is constantly changing. My music taste is usually rotating between three genres: Indie, RnB and Jazz. Favorite artists right now are Remi Wolf and Spacey Jane.

What is your favorite place that you have visited?
New York City. It just feels like home and I always feel most inspired when I’m there.

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Recent Posts from Maria Black

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A Simple Guide to Creating a YouTube Channel for Your Brand

A step-by-step process to create a professional and effective YouTube channel for your brand. This guide covers topics such as creating a brand account, setting up your channel, creating high-quality content, and optimizing your videos for search engines.

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The Power of Social Listening: How Paying Attention on Social Media Can Boost Your Growth

Unlocking the potential of social media requires more than just posting content and hoping for the best. As a brand or business, it is crucial to listen attentively and understand the online landscape to gain maximum benefits. Social listening - the art of monitoring social media conversations about your brand, competitors, and industry – can help you achieve just that.

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Leveling Up Your Instagram Bio: Tips and Tricks for Making the Most of Your Profile

This blog provides tips and tricks for optimizing your Instagram bio. By using the tips and tricks we list out in this article, you can create a strong online presence that attracts followers and helps build engagement!