Instagram Reels: What Brands Should Know

Ignite Social Media

What is Instagram Reels? Social media giant Instagram recently rolled out its newest feature: Reels. Instagram is testing multiple placements of the Reels feed within the app interface. Find out how to get your brand ready for Instagram Reels.

Instagram Marketing for B2B Companies: Eight Best Examples to Follow

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Instagram isn’t just a photo-sharing website anymore. In the last few years, as Instagram has reached 1 billion monthly active users , the platform has become a goldmine for marketers. Big brands like Nike, Vans, and Victoria’s Secret have millions of followers on Instagram.

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How to Hack the New Reels Algorithm – According to Instagram!

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Instagram has announced a new version of the Instagram Reels algorithm, and it will drastically change how brands and creators use the viral video platform. Discover everything you need to know in this blog post: How Does the Instagram Reels Algorithm Work?

How to Use Instagram’s New Live Rooms Feature

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Instagram has announced Instagram Live Rooms — a new way to go Live on Instagram with up to 3 guests. . Here’s everything you need to know about Instagram’s latest update and how you can use it for your business: What Are Instagram Live Rooms?

Instagram ads are growing

Sherrilynne Starkie

The Motley Fool is reporting that Instagram ads are now a significant source of revenue for Facebook, generating an estimated 20 per cent of the company’s total in 2019. These are heavily weighted toward Instagram. Here’s why Instagram ads work: Intent. Are you using Instagram #ads as part of your communications? The post Instagram ads are growing appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie. Instagram Social Media Instagram ads social media advertising

How to Make Money with Instagram Shoppable Posts

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Instagram Shoppable posts are a huge opportunity for any brand or business looking to sell products online. Discover how to drive sales and make money with Instagram Shoppable posts today: What are Instagram Shoppable Posts . Instagram Shoppable Posts: The Pros .

8 Instagram Features Perfect for Small Businesses

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While they might not always be obvious, there are tons of great Instagram features for small businesses that can help you grow online. Discover our top 8 Instagram features for small businesses in this blog post. Why Use Instagram for Business? . Instagram Live.

How to Get Your First 1000 Followers for Instagram

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Getting your first 1000 followers on Instagram is a big milestone. As more brands join Instagram, engaging users and enticing them to hit the follow button requires more work — but it isn’t impossible! Why Instagram is important for growing your bottom line.

The Complete Guide to Instagram Stories for Brand Marketers

Ignite Social Media

It’s no question that Instagram Stories have become a major component of every brand’s social media marketing strategy. Since launching in 2016, this singular feature of Instagram not only garners the attention of over 500 million users every day but 25% of Millennials and Gen Z users leverage Stories for product consideration, making it a very powerful business tool for brand marketers to leverage. At the core of Instagram Stories’ 1.7

New from Instagram: Professional Dashboard for Creators

Later

Want a single destination for your Instagram analytics, tools, and resources? Look no further — Instagram has introduced Professional Dashboard , a new hub for creators and small businesses. What is Instagram’s New Professional Dashboard? Source: Instagram.

How to Use Instagram to Make Your Podcast Super-Popular

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Bonus: FREE “How to Get More Instagram Followers” Checklist. Check out these tips on how to promote your podcast on Instagram and grab more viewers and engagement. Let’s dive into Erin’s tips on how to promote your podcast on Instagram and get more listeners!

Introducing Instagram Reels: Instagram’s Answer to TikTok?

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Introducing Instagram Reels: a new way to record 15-second clips set to music on Instagram. Almost everyone is comparing Instagram Reels to TikTok! So what is Instagram Reels, and how does it line up against TikTok? Find out everything you need to know in this blog post: What is Instagram Reels? Instagram Reels is a brand new way to create fun and engaging video content from Instagram Stories. Instagram via TechCrunch.

Instagram's Developing a TikTok-Style Vertical Feed for Stories

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Instagram is looking at another way to replicate the UI of TikTok, this time within Instagram Stories

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How to Start a Side Hustle on Instagram

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Wondering how to start a side hustle on Instagram? How to Start a Side Hustle on Instagram: A Step-by-step Guide. Create an Instagram Business Account. Plan Your Instagram Content Strategy. Make Your Instagram Shoppable. View this post on Instagram.

Instagram Tests New Stories Layout on Desktop

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Instagram's testing a new layout of Stories presentation on the desktop version of the platform

Social Shopping: How Instagram is Changing the Way We Shop

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Almost overnight, Instagram made a shift into the e-commerce space — but how is it changing the way we shop? Every month, 130 million people tap on an Instagram shopping post, while Instagram Checkout is now available for all eligible businesses and creators in the US.

How Brands Are (Already!) Going Viral With Instagram Reels

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While it may still be rolling out globally, there’s already a handful of awesome brands on Instagram Reels that have started to reap some serious rewards. In this blog post, we’re showcasing 9 brands on Instagram Reels and sharing how they use the feature to grow their business!

Instagram launches @shop profile

Sherrilynne Starkie

Instagram launched a new @shop account to curate shoppable posts earlier this week. This is another step Instagram is taking in building its e-commerce capacities. The post Instagram launches @shop profile appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie. Instagram Social Media @shop ecommerceContent featured on this account will be 100 per cent community-trends driven and is supposed to be as a real-time indicator of what’s new and cool.

4 Ways Brands Can Use Instagram’s Pinned Comments

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Hello Instagram pinned comments, goodbye trolls. Aimed at tackling negative or offensive interactions on the platform, Instagram’s pinned comments feature helps you moderate posts and combat misinformation or bullying. What is the Instagram Pinned Comments Feature?

15 Instagram Reels Ideas to Post Today

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In need of some Instagram Reels ideas? To spark some inspiration, we’re sharing 15 Instagram Reels ideas you can use for your brand or business right now! Why Post to Instagram Reels. Reels are a new way to engage with your current Instagram community and reach a wider audience.

10 Instagram Reels Predictions for 2021 (+ How to Prepare for Them!)

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For a year full of changes, the launch of Instagram Reels was probably the biggest shake-up on social media. So what does the future hold for Instagram Reels? Instagram Reels Predictions: What Can We Expect in 2021? . Instagram introduces monetization options for creators.

[ANSWERED] How can I make my pet famous on Instagram?

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Considering creating an Instagram account for your dog, cat, horse, or other pet? The post [ANSWERED] How can I make my pet famous on Instagram? Instagram Social Media engagement instagram marketing social networking strategy tips

How to Automatically Add Subtitles to Your Instagram Posts

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Your Instagram profile should be an inclusive space and one where your community can come together without barriers. And one of the best ways to create an inclusive community is to add captions to your Instagram Stories and videos. View this post on Instagram.

How to Schedule Instagram Posts

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How can social media managers do their Instagram scheduling better in less time? But you first need to know this crucial fact: Yes, you can schedule and publish posts to Instagram from your desktop or mobile device, but you can only enable Instagram direct publishing for business accounts.

Facebook Merges Messenger With Instagram DMs

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Instagram DMs just got a big facelift thanks to a new integration with Facebook Messenger! According to a new announcement , Instagram is in the process of rolling out an update to Instagram DMs by introducing “a new Messenger experience” on the app.

Instagram SEO: 6 Ways to Increase Your Discoverability

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Brushing up your Instagram SEO skills can give your reach, discoverability, and engagement on Instagram a serious boost. . The fact is that many of the techniques you use to optimize your SEO on the web can be applied to improve your content and profile’s discovery on Instagram! .

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Instagram announced new designs in Explore

Sherrilynne Starkie

Instagram is introducing new designs in Explore to improve the discovery experience. These changes are a boon to brands looking to build Instagram as a direct sales channel. The post Instagram announced new designs in Explore appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie. Instagram Social MediaThe new navigation bar features shortcuts to IGTV and Shopping followed by topic channels tailored to the user’s interests, such as Food, Art and Travel.

Instagram Co-Watching: Browse Instagram with Friends Over Video Chat

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To help people stay connected, Instagram has launched a new media sharing feature called Co-Watching. . According to Instagram’s announcement , the new feature allows you to browse your Instagram account (feed, liked photos, etc.) The feature comes alongside several other COVID-19 updates, including a new “Stay Home” sticker and a wider rollout of Instagram’s donation sticker. . Here’s everything you need to know about Co-Watching on Instagram: .

How to Get More From Instagram (Without More Work!)

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Looking for some Instagram for business tips that help you save time, grow your following, and make sales? We’ve got you covered with quick and easy ways to make your Instagram strategy work harder for you and your business — without adding anything to your to-do list! Here’s our top Instagram for business tips so you can plan, manage, and post without stress: Instagram for Business Tips #1: Post When Your Audience is Most Active . View this post on Instagram.

Instagram Moves to Stop People Sharing Feed Posts Within Stories

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Instagram is testing a new option that would stop users sharing feed posts to their Stories

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How to Find the Right Instagram Influencers for Your Brand

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But what’s the right way to find Instagram influencers for your business or clients? Let’s look at effective ways to connect with Instagram influencers and strategies for forging successful partnerships on social media. Why Partner With Instagram Influencers.

Facebook and Instagram Messenger Merge; The Good, The Bad, and The Brand Possibilities

Ignite Social Media

Sliding into DMs is about to work a bit differently on Instagram. In September, Instagram announced that they are merging their Direct Messaging with Facebook Messenger, creating a seamless messaging experience across both platforms to help people stay connected easier.

Instagram Introduces New Business Profiles

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Instagram is rocking it so this is great news! With a Business Profile and its new features, Instagram can work even better for your business and help you stand out, get insights and find new customers. That’s why I recommend using Instagram and changing your personal profile to a business profile today to get more leverage for your business. Select the Page you’d like to associate with your Business Profile on Instagram. Instagram counted 77.6

Fast Food Companies on Instagram

Ignite Social Media

Since naturally it needs to decided now, time to go onto Instagram to see who could lure me to their fast food restaurant based upon their feed. Using QSR’s list from 2018 for inspiration, I even looked at those that aren’t local to our Michigan office and here were my favorites based upon their social presence on Instagram. Guess I know where I’m going next time I visit our North Carolina office because the photos of their food on Instagram.

NEW: Host a Personal Fundraiser on Instagram!

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There’s a new way to fundraise on Instagram and it’s perfect for creators and small businesses! . Instagram’s latest feature is a response to the rise of fundraisers to support businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. What is Instagram’s New Fundraising Feature? Have you heard?

Everything You Need to Know About the New Instagram Algorithm

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There’s really only one way to say this: THERE IS NO NEW INSTAGRAM ALGORITHM Seriously. In case you weren’t aware of this obviously true statement: Instagram and Facebook are NOT the same thing. Yes, Facebook owns Instagram. The post Everything You Need to Know About the New Instagram Algorithm appeared first on Jenn's Trends. What happened in January 2018 was an update to the Facebook algorithm.

Instagram Adds Live Donations Feature for Fundraising via Instagram Live

Social Media Today

Instagram has added a new option which will enable users to conduct fundraisers via Instagram Live

9 Exciting Instagram Features Coming in 2020

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A flurry of new features is coming to Instagram in 2020, including Facebook Shops, IGTV Ads, Instagram Live shopping, and so much more! Plus, Instagram is finally letting creators earn money from the content they share on IGTV — a longtime requested feature from Instagram’s creator community. Keep reading to learn more about all the new and exciting Instagram features coming in 2020: Table of Contents. Instagram Shop. Badges on Instagram Live.

7 Creative Ways Brands Can Use Instagram Guides

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Looking to start using Instagram Guides for your business? From creating gift guides to offering resources, Instagram’s latest feature is a user-friendly, creative, and interactive way to share new (and old!) Guides are a brand new way to share and consume content on Instagram.

Instagram Publishes New Guides on How to Set-Up and Maximize Instagram Shops

Social Media Today

As we head into the holiday shopping period, Instagram has launched a new set of guides on how to utilize Instagram shops