One of the very early brands that took to publishing online and have now become successful is Ameyaw Debrah. Through his work, Debrah has interviewed and met many internationals personalities such Kofi Annan, Rev Jesse Jackson, Lloyd, John Legend, Damon Dash, Ade Bantu, Trey Songz, Ludacris, Coptic, Wyclef, Mario, Eve, Sean Paul, Jimmy Jean-Louis, David Clowney, Santonio Holmes and many others.
His numerous awards include Pride of Africa Awards for Outstanding Media &
PR (2016), Ghana Entertainment Awards USA Best Blog and more
He has also covered many global events including MTV Europe Music Awards,
MTV Africa Awards, and the FIFA World Cup.
Approaching and appreciating his brand from 5 different perspectives, your number one reviewing and rating platform and brand 5micsGh, brings to you our review on Ameyaw Debrah.
THE COME UP
Launched in 2008, ameyawdebrah.com went live in a time where most of the online portals in Ghana have not really narrowed down on celebrity buzz and gossip. Ameyaw Debrah, saw that to be a potential gold mine and decided to build his brand along that niche. It was first met with the best of mix reactions from both sides; the celebrities and the fans. Over the years as celebrity news, gossip and pop culture grew worldwide and caught on with the Ghanaian audience his work became a bit easy.
Now an established brand, known across Africa and the diaspora, we can say Ameyaw Debrah never gave up on the decision he took to champion celebrity news, gossip and pop culture to his audience.
THE CONTENT CURRENCY
Before you set up a blog or website, you must first know your audience and that will inform the type of contents you create and share with them. Creating unique and interesting contents for your audience is very important. And every blogger must pay attention to that in order not to lose visitors.
Ameyaw Debrah has over the years created unique contents that have bought into different audiences online worldwide. Any regular visitor of ameyawdebrah.com can attest to the fact that, he is always first with the juice. As well as other interesting contents specifically put together for his audience. It is no news that other online portals pick contents from his end to update their platforms.
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE MEDIA LANDSCAPE
Before ameyawdebrah.com he worked for other media brands. And years after building a successful online portal, he continues to support other brands with his ideas and contents. He has made significant contributions to several pan-African websites, including Jamati.com, Orijin-ent.com, and ModernGhana.com.
He has contributed to the building of other media brands like yen.com where he was the editor in chief. He contributes to StarGist (an entertainment segment on Africa Magic) as a Skype correspondent. He also contributes to content on EbonyLife TV and Glitz Africa Magazine
Not all, set off with the full picture in mind. Sometimes all that is needed is that first step. And the rest will follow. Started with the passion to write and create diverse contents. Along the line the brand Ameyaw Debrah became known and grew from one landscape to the other.
The brand has extended to cover other job descriptions in the areas of content creation, brand influencer. With a combined reach of close to a million followers across all his social media platforms the brand is your best bet to run your social media campaigns, public relations and publicity services.
GUIDE TO YOUNG BLOGGERS AND LEGACY
Ameyaw Debrah has always being an inspiration to many young bloggers. His success and legacy has opened doors for many young writers to take on the online audience and share their talent with the world. From time to time he visits university campuses as well as other institutions to share his journey with them and what the future holds for all young entrepreneurs in his field of work.
During one of his sessions on KNUST campus with the Publishing department’s final year class. He revealed how personal the brand is to him because it bears his real name and as a result must ensure that the brand is well position in the public domain.
5 Facts About Ameyaw Debrah That You Never Knew
- He won the best publishing student in 2005 and He graduated from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology with a bachelor’s degree in Publishing.
- The brand debuted its iPhone app in 2010
- Coptic, a multi-platinum award-winning Ghanaian producer based in the US, appointed Ameyaw Debrah as his manager in Ghana and Africa.
- The average monthly unique visitors are around 270,000 with average monthly page views around 720,000
- 2018 will mark a decade since ameyawdebrah.com was launched.