Brands Rocking Instagram

Mindjumpers

Instagram has gained a large popularity during the past years – more than 100 million people have signed up and the platform has even outscored Twitter in number of active, daily users. But how can brands benefit from this visual and colorful social medium? Is Snapchat for brands?

Top Five Social Media News: Instagram native scheduling is here!

Sherrilynne Starkie

The image-based network also rolled out an updated shopping section that will display below Product Pins, highlighting Catalog content from the respective brand. Native scheduling comes to Instagram, finally! Will Facebook soon be reading our minds?

What Brands Need to Know About Instagram’s Checkout Feature

Ignite Social Media

On this week’s edition of Ignite Your Week, our focus is on Instagram’s new in-app checkout feature. Although it’s still in beta testing, what we have heard is that Instagram expects to make about 10 billion dollars on this feature. Instagram’s Checkout Feature.

Facebook Ad Rejection: Don’t Abbreviate Facebook or Instagram

Jon Loomer

I’m an old guy when it comes to Facebook advertising. As a result, I think I know Facebook’s advertising policies pretty well. I don’t test Facebook’s policies or push the limits. I do all I can to follow the rules and stay on Facebook’s good side.

Top Five: What’s your (Instagram) story?

Sherrilynne Starkie

We feature the new Facebook Messenger Unsend. See some how-to info for Instagram Messenger. Get information from Facebook on fighting fake news. Facebook’s Messenger Unsend Feature Is Now Available. How to Improve Your Instagram Story Engagement.

Here’s Why Brands Are Taking Over Your Instagram Comments

Later

Have you spotted Instagram comments from huge brands or celebrities popping up in your feed as you scroll through the latest posts? . It used to be that brands wanted to receive Instagram comments from followers to grow their account.

Facebook vs Instagram: What Brands Need To Know About These Social Superheroes

Firebelly

Though Facebook and Instagram have both reached hero status, they have very different superpowers. It’s important that brands appreciate these differences, play to their advantages, and rather than settling on a favorite defender, use both to contour a successful marketing strategy. ??

Infographic: The Growing Power of Instagram

Sherrilynne Starkie

Instagram! Key facts: Instagram is growing much faster than SnapChat and Pinterest in monthy users. It’s pace of growth is outstripping that of more mature channels such as Facebook and YouTube. Brands are spending billions on influencer marketing.

How to Repurpose Instagram Stories for Facebook Stories

Later

If you’re just getting started with Facebook Stories , one of the best ways to hit the ground running is to repurpose Instagram Stories for Facebook Stories. Unfortunately, a lot of brands and businesses are still at a loss when it comes to using Facebook Stories.

Top Flavored Water Brands on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

It’s pretty much become the new “thing” as people across the world declare their favorite brands, tweet pictures and even buy bathing suits to show their support. From La Croix and hint to Bubly, here are a few of the top flavored water brands on social media.

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Instagram or Vine?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Instagram or Vine? Instagram VS. Vine infographic. Related posts: Does Facebook affect your brain? PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE. Vine vs Instagram: If you want to share videos everywhere, choose Vine. Video on Instagram: Facebook Announces Competitor to Vine.

How to Share Influencer Posts as Branded Content Ads on Instagram

Later

If you’re looking to get an even bigger ROI on your influencer marketing, you may want to check out Instagram’s new branded content ads! . Here’s everything you need to know about the new branded content ads on Instagram and how to run your own branded content ad campaign:

8 Brands Creating Custom Instagram Stories AR Filters

Later

The term “augmented reality” may sound very futuristic, but did you know that you’re already interacting with AR every day through Instagram Stories? Instagram’s cute face filters, like puppy dog ears, are actually AR filters!

15 Amazing Instagram Facts

Mindjumpers

Instagram has been part of our lives for four years and most of us use it either privately or for business purposes. We fell across some pretty interesting facts on Expanded Ramblings and Inside Facebook about how instagram users behave and which content performs well.

33 Instagram Hacks You Wish You Knew Sooner

Later

Ready to add some killer Instagram hacks to your social arsenal? . We’re revealing 33 of the best Instagram hacks and tips to help you get more from your Instagram marketing: . Instagram Hacks #1: Add Line Breaks to Your Bio. View this post on Instagram.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Creator Studio

Later

Attention influencers: the new Instagram Creator Studio is here to help you manage all of your Instagram posts, get insights from desktop, monetize your content, and more! . Previously, Creator Studio was only available for Facebook Pages — but that’s all changed now.

9 Popular Instagram Trends of 2019 (So Far)

Later

Summer has finally hit, and while most brands are taking a vacay, now’s the time to level-up your Instagram strategy and jump on some of the hottest Instagram trends in 2019! View this post on Instagram. View this post on Instagram. Instagram Feed Collages.

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54% of Top 100 Brands Use Instagram

The Realtime Report

Instagram adoption growth is outpacing that of other social networks among the world’s top 100 brands, according to a new report by Simply Measured. The majority (54%) of the top 100 brands are now using Instagram, according to the study.

Instagram’s New Web Profiles: The Value for Brands

Mindjumpers

The 100 million strong photo-sharing community Instagram just launched web based profiles. Ironically, as Facebook is increasingly optimising for the SoLoMo future, Instagram is now working towards becoming more web-based. You’ve asked for Instagram on the web and we’ve listened.”

40% of Leading Brands Use Instagram

The Realtime Report

Four in 10 of the Interbrand Top 100 brands are now on Instagram, according to a new study by Simply Measured. How active are these top brands on Instagram? But overall, luxury brands are the real leaders on Instagram - Burberry, Tiffany & Co.

139 Instagram Marketing Facts Every Brand Needs to Know

Convince & Convert

Even top international brands use social media to its fullest. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and others are easily available through mobile, and 1.97 The Rise of Instagram. By 2017, 70 percent of all businesses are expected to use Instagram. Instagram Is Global.

Instagram vs Facebook: which is best for your brand’s strategy?

Sprout Social

When it comes to social media marketing, Facebook is the big guy on campus. As of June 2019, Facebook has grown to have 2.38 Over the past decade, Facebook has redefined the way we look at social networks and also expanded the possibilities of social media for businesses.

Your Logo is Not Your Brand – Why You Need a Brand Architecture and Strategy

Pam Moore

Many business and marketing leaders think a brand starts and ends with a logo, colors and design. However, experienced brand marketers know branding is far more than a logo or a simple social media image that gets a ton of likes on Facebook or LinkedIn.

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7 Exciting Instagram Features Coming in 2019

Later

Coming soon to Instagram: a brand new Instagram Stories camera, creator profiles, and donation stickers for Instagram Stories. But the biggest Instagram update in 2019 isn’t adding anything new — in fact, it’s removing one the most intrinsic values of the app: likes.

10 Hacks to Save Time on Instagram

Later

Looking to be more productive and save time on Instagram? . When it comes to marketing your business on Instagram, you need creative content to captivate your audience and a strong strategy to grow your following. View this post on Instagram. Welcome to Instagram writer’s block!

Facebook Revamps Their Offers Section and Instagram Stories Gains Traction | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Facebook recently launched a new offers section, YouTube is rolling out some new non-video features and Instagram Stories is Snapchat’s new rival, all in this week’s Social You Should Know. Now It’s Easier for Brands to Distribute Coupons on Facebook.

Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Brand leaders around the globe are freaking out as they read the blog posts, watch the videos and see the tweets fly by from the Facebook fear mongers crying that the end of Facebook as we know it has arrived. Facebook 2018 is all About Engagement. What is your brand?

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You Should Really be Using Instagram Stories in Your Marketing Mix

Waxing UnLyrical

The Stories feature implemented by social networks like Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram represents a great communication channel for businesses, particularly suited to those which already post high-quality images and videos across their social media channels.

Monitor Your Brand’s Instagram Activity with New Reporting Tool

Mindjumpers

In my blog post How to Boost Your Number of Followers on Instagram , I wrote about the importance of monitoring your activity on photo-sharing application Instagram at the same level as you monitor your other social media presences. How to Boost Your Number of Followers on Instagram.

10 Ways Small Business Can Use Facebook Live Video Streaming

Pam Moore

Facebook Live video streaming enables brands and businesses of all sizes to tap into the power of video marketing and social media. It enables even the smallest of businesses to increase brand awareness, build community, nurture relationships.

How Human is Your Brand? Here are 13 Characteristics of Human Brands

Pam Moore

A brand is not a logo, colors, fancy tag line or even a fancy Super Bowl commercial. A brand is not your Facebook page cover video, Twitter background or set of beautifully designed Pinterest boards or images on your Instagram profile. The Living, Breathing, Human Brand.

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New Facebook And Instagram Ad Options | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Can the world handle two Facebook news feeds? We may find out, plus automated Canvas ads and Instagram stories expand opportunities for advertisers, in this week’s Social You Should Know. Instagram Offers Stories Ads Globally and FB Automates Canvas.

Ultimate Guide to Instagram Shopping

Later

Every month, 90 million fingers tap on an Instagram shopping post to learn more about products. For brands and businesses, using Instagram shopping posts is a great way to showcase your products and use your Instagram feed to drive more purchases.

How to Get Your Followers to Book Appointments on Instagram

Later

Just in time for National Small Business Week, Facebook recently announced that it’s expanding several of its small business-focused tools, including the ability to book and manage appointments directly on Instagram and Facebook! Always stay up-to-date with Instagram!

Don’t Listen to the Facebook Fear Mongers – What You Need to Know on Newsfeed Changes 2018 Webinar

Pam Moore

Do not get freaked out over the fear mongering “Facebook for business is doomed” posts! Yes, Facebook is making more changes to the Facebook newsfeed algorithm. This is the same trajectory Facebook has been on for years. This does not mean Facebook is doomed.

Strategy Note: Facebook F8 2019

Ignite Social Media

This week, Facebook held its annual developers conference to announce the road map for their suite of products and platforms. The focus of the F8 announcements supported this statement and how Facebook is building a more privacy-focused social platform. Instagram.

Instagram Follows in Facebook’s Footsteps | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

This week we see Pinterest testing new features to help recommend even more relevant products to pinners, and new Instagram research shows over 2,500 branded profiles are dropping in follower and engagement rates, all in this week’s Social You Should Know.

The Ultimate Guide to Getting on the Instagram Explore Page

Later

Want to know how to get on the Instagram Explore page? The Instagram Explore page is a super-powerful feature for brands — it’s designed to help profiles and businesses gain more engagement and exposure on Instagram with very little effort.

How to Choose That One Instagram Profile Link That Works Best for You

agora pulse

Instagram is a marketer’s dream, with higher-than-average engagement and a particular enthusiasm from users to discover and engage with brands on the platform. So, it’s relatively easy to drive engagement on Instagram and use it for brand awareness.

Instagram Goes Live and Facebook Misses Metrics | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

We’re talking FTC guidelines on influencer marketing that aren’t really as complicated as they may appear and why now’s the time for your brand to jump on the “Going LIVE” bandwagon, all in this week’s edition of Social You Should Know. Facebook Misses the Mark on Metrics, Again!