Instagram Introduces New Business Profiles

yMarketingMatters

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. You can select a target audience or allow Instagram to suggest targeting for you.

Everything You Need to Know About the New Instagram Algorithm

Jenn's Trend

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.

Instagram Adds New Shopping Tags Within Instagram Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram is adding shoppable tags to Instagram Stories, a major step towards boosting the monetization potential of the option

19 Noteworthy Stats About Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

As noted in a previous post here on social networking statistics , Instagram is now the third-largest social network (with 800 million users), behind only Facebook and YouTube. Eight Instagram Marketing Stats. 59% of Instagram users in the U.S. Instagram Business Blog ).

Where to Put Your Instagram Hashtags

Jenn's Trend

The age old debate as long as Instagram has been around: where should you put your Instagram hashtags? The post Where to Put Your Instagram Hashtags appeared first on Jenn's Trends.

Use Hashtags to Find Your Target Audience on Instagram

Jenn's Trend

If you’ve used Instagram for more than 5 minutes, you know how prevalent hashtags are on the platform. And as a non-hashtag lover, I was one of those who hated the all-consuming use of these hashtags on Instagram.

Sharing Instagram Feed Posts to Stories

agora pulse

Instagram is always evolving and changing. You can now share Instagram feed posts to Stories! Sharing posts from your feed to Instagram Stories is simple. Your post will appear as a “sticker” in your Instagram Stories creation screen.

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3 Fool Proof Ways to Grow Your Instagram Followers

Jenn's Trend

Inevitably, people often ask me a number of questions about Instagram strategies. One of the most common topics is hashtags (we’ll talk about that in a sec) and one of the other most common questions I get is how to grow your Instagram followers.

10 Instagram Photographers Worth Following

Ignite Social Media

Today, we’d like to share ten Instagram photographers who we think are most definitely worth following. Together, the two make for one of the cutest, and one of our favorite, dynamic Instagram duos. Hey there!

15 Tips to Dominate Instagram

Harp Interactive

Categories: Content Marketing , Social Media Marketing Tags: Instagram , Instagram Best Practices , Instagram tips , social media , Social Media Marketing Instagram is a powerful marketing tool in our increasingly visual-oriented world.

7 Best Practices To Rock Your Instagram Stories

agora pulse

Instagram took Snapchat’s Stories feature and truly made it their own. With near-constant updates and new additions coming to Stories ever since it was first released, they’ve become an essential part of marketing on Instagram. I do a lot of work on Instagram.

7 Best Practices To Rock Your Instagram Stories

agora pulse

Instagram took Snapchat’s Stories feature and truly made it their own. With near-constant updates and new additions coming to Stories ever since it was first released, they’ve become an essential part of marketing on Instagram. I do a lot of work on Instagram.

Instagram Case Study: Vanilla and Bean

Jenn's Trend

Some accounts just “get” Instagram. And so, this is the perfect account for another Instagram case study. If you go check out her account, you’ll notice… The post Instagram Case Study: Vanilla and Bean appeared first on Jenn's Trends.

Which Instagram Metrics Really Matter?

Jenn's Trend

Instead, to care or not to care is the question when it comes to Instagram metrics. The post Which Instagram Metrics Really Matter? Instagram analytics instagram instagram analytics instagram for business instagram marketing instagram strategy instagram success social media social media marketingTo be or not to be… that is not the question today.

How-to Guide for Creating Instagram Stories

Ignite Social Media

Since launching Instagram Stories in the fall of 2016, they have taken off. According to Instagram , Stories now has 250 million daily active users, up from 200 million in April. With so much traction, many brands have been testing Instagram Stories.

Why Yes, We Offer Instagram Direct Publishing

agora pulse

I have tons of space for an elaborate intro, but let me cut to the chase because I’m so unbelievably excited: Instagram direct publishing is now available on Agorapulse. You can now use your favorite social media management tool to post directly to Instagram.

Increase Instagram Engagement With These 6 Tips

Firebelly

In order to get the most out of your Instagram account, you must create content that leads to higher engagement. Increase Instagram engagement with these six techniques. 6 Tips to Increase Instagram Engagement: 1. Instagram Stories.

Favorite Instagram Accounts of 2016

Jenn's Trend

Anyone who uses Instagram for more than a few seconds has their favorite Instagram accounts. There are millions of people (over 600 million, actually) who are… The post Favorite Instagram Accounts of 2016 appeared first on Jenn's Trends.

Expert Q&A – All about Instagram

Gemma Went

This week’s Simply Smart Social Expert Q&A was all about learning to us Instagram to find new followers, strengthen your brand and build your business. The post Expert Q&A – All about Instagram appeared first on Gemma Went. Expert Q&As Social Media expert Q&A Instagram simply smart social visual content

How to Use Instagram for Business Marketing

Social Media Marketing

If you are a seller who wants to expand their marketing sphere to social media then you must explore the opportunities on Instagram. Instagram is no longer a social media platform for virtual socializing but a lucrative yet unexploited digital marketing platform.

How to Use Instagram on Your Desktop

Jenn's Trend

Which can make managing Instagram moderately frustrating. Since Instagram was designed as a smartphone app, they have inherently made it smartphone friendly and desktop not-so-friendly.

Ignite Your Week: Instagram Updates

Ignite Social Media

On this edition of Ignite Your Week, we discuss some recent Instagram updates: Story highlights and shoppable ad units. Instagram Story Highlights. Instagram recently announced Story Highlights. Another long-awaited update from Instagram is shoppable ad units.

How and When to Archive Instagram Posts

Jenn's Trend

Earlier this year, Instagram introduced a feature called “Archive” which allows you to hide Instagram posts from your gallery, but not actually delete them. I’ll be the first to admit that when the ability to archive Instagram posts rolled out, I was like, “why?” The post How and When to Archive Instagram Posts appeared first on Jenn's Trends.

Facebook Takes Action Against Instagram 'Pod' Groups

Social Media Today

Instagram 'pods' could come under more scrutiny after Facebook suspended various pod organization groups

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Why Am I Losing Instagram Followers?

agora pulse

It feels great to launch an Instagram account, start posting, and watch the follower count go up—“they like me, they really like me!” People value your content enough to want to follow you so more of what you’re posting will show up in their Instagram feeds.

Instagram Stories- Is It For You?

Janet Fouts

Instagram just released an update that appears to be taking on Snapchat for the hearts and minds of the 18-34 year old market in the US. Introducing Instagram Stories from Instagram What […]. mindful social Social Media in Action Instagram snapchat

Best Instagram for Android Pics

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Instagram Adds New 'Emoji Slider' Polling Option for Instagram Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram has added yet another new Stories option, this time in the form of an 'emoji slider' sticker

How to Find Your Best Followers on Instagram

Jenn's Trend

You see, there are a lot of different ways people interact with your social media profiles: they may be lurkers, they may be big brand advocates, they may be… The post How to Find Your Best Followers on Instagram appeared first on Jenn's Trends.

4 Brand Opportunities for Instagram Stories

Ignite Social Media

Instagram Stories is only a few weeks old but brands have already leaped at this new opportunity to engage with their fans. Instagram Stories offers brands even more opportunity to create behind-the-scenes content that really shows off their culture.

Instagram Now Has a Billion Monthly Active Users

Social Media Today

Instagram has announced that it has crossed the billion active user threshold

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. Compare that to Instagram’s rear-view reach of a mere 800 million active monthly users. Comparatively, Instagram only draws 15% of its active users from this population.

Instagram Rolls Out Option to Mute Profiles

Social Media Today

Instagram has officially launched its new option to mute profiles, adding another way to control your home feed

5 Instagram Artists to Follow

Ignite Social Media

Instagram artists are some of the most entertaining types of influencers to follow on the social media network, today we’re going to highlight five. A viral snapchat artist, you can also find his collection of art on Instagram.

Creative Ways to Use Instagram Albums for Your Business

Jenn's Trend

There are some updates on Instagram that I get more excited about than others. And when I heard that Instagram was introducing albums (or carousels, or galleries… they haven’t really gotten an official name), I about lost my mind!

Instagram Tests New Video Stickers in Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram is testing a new option which lets users add multiple images as stickers to a Story frame - including video stickers

Everything You Need to Know About IGTV, Instagram’s Long-Form Video Platform

Ignite Social Media

Instagram hit the social media community with some major news this week. This new feature, which lives within Instagram and also as a standalone app, is optimized for long-form, mobile-friendly video content. Videos are grouped under swipable tabs that mimic Instagram Stories’ layout.

The Best Brands Utilizing Instagram Stories

Ignite Social Media

Ever since its launch in August , Instagram Stories (a platform so similar to Snapchat it’s sometimes difficult to tell the two apart) has been emerging as a force in marketing, engaging the platform’s 500 million monthly users and inspiring them to share stories.

Debunking 4 Common Instagram Myths

Jenn's Trend

The post Debunking 4 Common Instagram Myths appeared first on Jenn's Trends. Instagram instagram instagram for business instagram hashtags instagram marketing instagram stories instagram strategy instagram success social media social media marketingUnfortunately, all too often, something gets said in a popular publication and it gains viral steam across the blogosphere.

Instagram and the news

Sherrilynne Starkie

Instagram-logo (Photo credit: JAMoutinho ( almost photographer )). In 2013, David Guttenfelder, the AP ’s chief Asia photographer, became one of the first foreign photographers allowed to work in North Korea, and he uses Instagram to capture and publish intimate images.