Is Your Social Media Content Really Top of News Feed Worthy?

Pam Moore

Are you tired of looking for the magic easy button to help you get your business content to the top of the News Feed? Do you dream about your content showing up on top of the Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn News Feed?

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

Pam Moore

Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that the news feed algorithm will be changing in a way that impacts brands and publishers. He made it crystal clear that we all will see less brand content in our news feed. 10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content That Owns the News Feed Like a Boss.

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How to Share Posts From the Instagram Feed to Stories

Buffer Social

Instagram has released a new way for users to easily share feed posts to stories. More than 300 million users now use Instagram stories daily and this update will enable them to share any post from their Instagram feed directly to stories.

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10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content that Owns the News Feed Like a BOSS

Pam Moore

Facebook recently announced big changes to the Facebook News Feed algorithm that impacts publishers, brands, celebrities and just about any business or human being who wants to conduct any type of business utilizing Facebook.

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Instagram’s New Algorithm – What You Need to Know

Mindjumpers

Nearly 6 years after its initial release and 400 million users later, Instagram is fast-approaching the ad-supported dominance of Facebook. Last week, it introduced its very own algorithm, following in the footsteps of Twitter and its parent company Facebook.

Should We Be Worried about the Facebook Explore Feed?

agora pulse

Could the new Facebook Explore feed be the end of organic reach? What on Earth is the Explore feed? The Explore feed is a new tab on Facebook. The Facebook Explore feed shows you posts from pages and people similar to those you follow.

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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.

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. This isn’t to say that curated feeds are no longer “in.”

Permanently Set Your Facebook Feed To Show Most Recent Instead Of Top Stories

SocMed Sean

For example, I’m still trying to figure out why Instagram doesn’t have a good way to upload photos from the desktop or why Twitter makes it so hard to switch to desktop view on an iPad or tablet.

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Best Practices for Twitter

Ignite Social Media

Twitter gives users the ability to stay in touch with their favorite brands, in a “happening now” atmosphere. When using any social platform, like Instagram , Pinterest or Facebook, it’s always helpful to have some tips and tricks to follow.

7 Instagram Content Ideas for Creatively Blocked Social Media Managers

agora pulse

Keeping your Instagram feed fresh with diverse content can be taxing—especially when your time and budget are tight. To help you create Instagram content, I’ve put together seven ideas with examples that really work, so you can try them out for yourself. Instagram

Best Instagram Apps for Marketers

Buffer Social

By itself, the Instagram app is awesome and powerful. But do you know all the best apps to take your Instagram marketing to even greater heights? There’s no shortage of great Instagram apps for marketers. The Trend of Standalone Instagram Marketing Apps.

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!

Why Real Instagram Followers Matter and Where to Find Them

Postcron

Did you know more than 80% of accounts on Instagram follow a business ? That alone should tempt you to see how Instagram can work for your company. If you’re using Instagram for business , fake followers won’t help you for one simple reason: they will never turn into real customers.

Social Media News Ticker: Instagram Direct, Twitter Mirror and Photos in DMs

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram: Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. Social Media News Ticker Facebook Instagram Instagram Direct Twitter Twitter Mirror

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Nine years of Twitter

Sherrilynne Starkie

Twitter has been around now for nine years; during that short time it’s changed both the PR profession and practitioners alike. I’ve built an international following and have had many great opportunities come my way thanks to my Twitter profile. How to be smart on Twitter.

FTC Cracks Down on Instagram, Twitter Starts to Grow | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

While Pinterest embraces its search engine reality, the FTC proves it knows how social networks work and Twitter starts to grow again, all in this week’s edition of Social You Should Know. FTC Issues Warning to Instagram Celebs. Twitter Is Finally Growing Again, Sort Of.

The Meme-ification of Instagram

Buffer Social

We’re seeing this happen on Instagram today: less polish, more authenticity. Keep reading for examples, inspiration, and directions on the meme-ification of Instagram and how to ride the wave. The Trend on Instagram: Less Polish, More Authenticity.

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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.

Social Media News Ticker: Instagram Signs Ad Deal, Twitter Bans Porn on Vine

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Reddit: Facebook. Twitter. Twitter bans porn videos on Vine - last week Twitter officially banned pornographic content on Vine (CNN).

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How to Improve Your Instagram Reach

agora pulse

What business doesn’t want their Instagram posts to gain more visibility? The key to increased visibility is to expand your Instagram reach. If one of our friends comments on a brand’s post on Instagram, we won’t see it unless we also follow that brand or they tag us.

Instagram marketing: how to establish an effective strategy

Sprout Social

If you feel like you don’t quite “get” Instagram marketing, you’re not alone. Instagram is an absolute goldmine for businesses of all shapes and sizes. That said, Instagram’s “simplicity” can be deceiving. Get a complete picture of your Instagram presence with Sprout Social.

How To Manage Your Instagram Followers

agora pulse

Instagram is a great tool for building connections with your audience but unless you have a plan to manage your Instagram followers you could be letting those relationships disappear. Like Twitter, Instagram lets us reach out and interact with anyone who has an open account.

What to Look for in an Instagram Posting App

agora pulse

When I first started managing Instagram accounts for organizations, I did it all manually. I would have to schedule times in my calendar for Instagram posting. Have you been posting manually to Instagram? Why Use an Instagram Posting App?

The Ultimate Guide to Scheduling Instagram Posts

Later

It’s 2019 and learning how to schedule Instagram posts for free is still one of the best ways to save time, increase your productivity, and stay connected with your Instagram followers. Save Time Uploading Instagram Posts from Your Desktop. How to Schedule Instagram Posts.

Social media top 5: Twitter takes on spammers and bots

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social Media Top Five: Twitter cuts off spammers and bots. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google are all featured. Twitter's fight against spammers and bots. Instagram takes aim at Snapchat (again). Social Media Facebook Google Assistant Instagram Twitter

How to Manage Instagram DMs

Later

Wondering how to manage Instagram DMs without spending your whole day on the app? As your account grows, you’ll naturally see an increase of Direct Messages in your Instagram inbox, and that’s great! How to Manage Instagram DMs Tip #1: Set Your Tone and Style for Your Replies.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Hashtags in 2019

Later

Instagram hashtags are still an effective way to get more eyes (and engagement!) on your Instagram posts in 2019. A post with at least one Instagram hashtag averages 12.6% Why You Should Use Instagram Hashtags. The Different Types of Instagram Hashtags.

8 New Ways to Get More Instagram Followers in 2019

Later

Times have changed, and it’s not as easy to get more Instagram followers as it was a year ago. With over 1 billion monthly users, an ultra-smart algorithm, and tons of clever, creative brands on Instagram, it’s a competitive place if you want to grow your account and boost your following.

How to Tell the Instagram Algorithm That You’re Awesome

agora pulse

A few months ago, Instagram announced that the days of its chronological feed were over and it – like many other social networks – would be using an algorithm to determine what would show up in a user’s feed. We take a portion of that infographic, and resize it for Instagram.

6 Tips for Organizing Instagram Content with Later

Later

Over 100 million photos and videos are uploaded to Instagram every single day — but with all that posting comes a very real challenge: how do you organize your Instagram content? Enter: Instagram apps to help make your life easier (and your content organized and searchable)! .

4 Reasons Why Millennials Love Instagram Video

Firebelly

There has been a lot of excitement about Instagram’s new video tool, released June 20, that records and directly shares 15-second videos into the Instagram feed. Instagram is perfect for showing action without losing the viewers attention.

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Top 5 Instagram Marketing Trends for 2019

Later

Wondering what the big Instagram marketing trends for 2019 will be? There’s one thing every business on Instagram has in common: the desire to increase Instagram engagement. Until then, you can always create your own branded Instagram Stories GIFs ! Instagram

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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. does for Twitter and carries it across LinkedIn and Facebook”).

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How Your Customers Shop On Instagram

agora pulse

Instagram selling is not a fantasy. We’re going to show you how easy it is for her (and your customers) to shop on Instagram. Recently, her sister shared a business’ Instagram photo with her through Instagram private messaging. Selling through Instagram ads.

How Can I Get More Instagram Video Views?

agora pulse

Most brands have always wanted more views on their Instagram videos, but ever since the number of views are now publicly displayed underneath each video, the pressure is officially on. The challenge brands are now focusing on is how to get more Instagram video views.

The News Feed is Outdated: How Stories Changed the Way I Think About Social Media

Buffer Social

The rise of stories across Snapchat, Instagram, Whatsapp, Messenger and Facebook is the perfect example of this. The News Feed is outdated and stories are becoming the default for content consumption. Facebook, for example, didn’t invent the vertical scrolling feed.

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8 Fun Things to Try on Instagram You Probably Haven’t Thought of Before

Buffer Social

This post takes a dive into Instagram marketing with a look at eight little-known features that you can try today. We’re going to focus today on some under-the-radar Instagram features. 8 Fresh Instagram Tips You Might Not Have Tried Before. Add alt text to your Instagram photos.

How to Boost eCommerce Sales with Instagram

Convince & Convert

If yes, then Instagram is an effective tool for taking your eCommerce business to the next level. Did you know these facts about Instagram ? More than 500 million people actively use Instagram every month, liking 4.2 In 2015, Instagram reported having 77.6

How to promote your Instagram: 13 ways that actually work

Sprout Social

It’s time to rethink how to promote your Instagram account. Based on recent Instagram stats , the visual space is becoming more and more crowded with brands fighting tooth and nail for more customers. There’s no shortage of Instagram content you can publish to fill up your feed.

139 Instagram Marketing Facts Every Brand Needs to Know

Convince & Convert

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and others are easily available through mobile, and 1.97 Website Builder has created a detailed infographic with Instagram facts that you may find beneficial for marketing your business or brand. The Rise of Instagram. Instagram Is Global.

8 Instagram Analytics Tools to Help You Grow in 2019

Later

Looking for an Instagram analytics tool to help you grow your account in 2019? One of our biggest Instagram predictions for 2019 is that businesses will be investing a lot more time and energy into tracking their Instagram analytics and optimizing posts based on their learnings from the data.

The TSA’s Shockingly Real Instagram Account

The Realtime Report

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has created an increasingly popular Instagram account, displaying some of the most alarming items that haven been confiscated at security checkpoints. Since the feed’s creation about a year ago, the account has 160 posts and over 100,000 followers. The TSA’s bomb-sniffing dogs and distinguished employees have made appearances on the feed as well. Instagram Photos Can Buy Your Next Meal With #BirdsEyeInspirations.