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.

Instagram Pauses 'Instagram for Kids' Project After Recent Media Reports

Social Media Today

Amid concerns around the mental health impacts of Instagram use, the company has decided to shelve its 'Instagram for Kids' project

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Does Instagram Shadowban Accounts?

Later

Over the years, a number of users have pointed to a mysterious Instagram shadowban and its impact on their engagement and reach. While it has yet to be confirmed by Instagram, we’re diving into the Instagram shadowban, what allegedly causes it, and how you can avoid it from happening.

Introducing Instagram Reels: Instagram’s Answer to TikTok?

Later

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? Instagram via TechCrunch.

Instagram Launches Revised Instagram Lite App in 170 Regions

Social Media Today

Instagram has launched its revised Instagram Lite app in 170 regions

Instagram Introduces Native Affiliate Tools for Creators

Later

Instagram is rolling out a native affiliate tool — which means creators will soon be able to earn commission payments for the purchases they inspire on the app. We’re sharing all the must-know details in this blog post: How Instagram’s Affiliate Tool for Creators Works.

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Instagram Marketing for B2B Companies: Eight Best Examples to Follow

Webbiquity SMM

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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Instagram Tests New Auto-Captions Option for Instagram Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram is testing a handy new automated closed captions sticker for IG Stories

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. As a social media agency, we strategize, create, monitor, and analyze Instagram Stories for many of our clients. At the core of Instagram Stories’ 1.7

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 Officially Launches New Captions Sticker for Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram has launched a new captions sticker for Instagram Stories

8 Ways to Cheat the Instagram Algorithm

Later

Ever wondered if there’s a way to cheat the Instagram algorithm? Can You Really Cheat the Instagram Algorithm? Ultimately, Instagram’s algorithm (or multiple algorithms, to be precise) is designed to serve users the content they are most likely to engage with.

5 Tips to Improve Your Instagram Stories Reach (According to Instagram!)

Later

Ready for some Instagram Stories tips that are guaranteed to boost your reach and engagement — straight from the experts at Instagram? Here are the top Instagram Stories tips to growing your business — according to Instagram: . View this post on Instagram.

5 Facts About the Instagram Algorithm

Later

Ready to separate fact from fiction for the Instagram algorithm ? In a series of Instagram Stories from the @creators account, Instagram walked viewers through the most common questions regarding the algorithm. Find out How the Instagram Algorithm Works in 2021 in this blog post.

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. As the classic 70’s song goes, “a picture paints a thousand words…” Catch up on the latest Instagram tips and best practices for businesses to dominate this social landscape.

Instagram Adds More Tools to Help Creators Maximize Branded Content Partnerships

Social Media Today

Instagram's looking to provide creators with more monetization options via expanded brand partnership options

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[Answered] Your Guide To Effectively Using Instagram Hashtags

SocMed Sean

Answered] Your Guide To Effectively Using Instagram Hashtags. Did you know that effectively using hashtags on Instagram can help you grow your audience, generate more audience engagement, and even drive traffic to your blog? Answered] Your Guide To Effectively Using Instagram Hashtags.

How to Host an Instagram Giveaway: A Step-by-step Guide

Later

If you want to grow your following on Instagram, hosting a giveaway can be one of the most effective tactics. We’re sharing everything you need to know to plan the perfect Instagram giveaway in this guide. Table of Contents: Why You Should Host an Instagram Giveaway.

Instagram fact checking comes to Canada

Sherrilynne Starkie

Earlier this year Instagram introduced fact-checking in the US to help identify, review and label false information. The program means that Instagram’s partners are independently assessing information to reduce the distribution of fake news. Instagram Social Media fake news

Instagram Launches Reels Ads in All Regions

Social Media Today

Instagram is making Reels ads available in all regions

Instagram Adds New 'Map Search' Tool to Maximize Business Discovery

Social Media Today

The new display option will help Instagram users connect with nearby businesses and venues

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Instagram Adds Reels Ads into its Marketing API

Social Media Today

The update will make it easier for more businesses to utilize Instagram Reels ads

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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.

Instagram Retires IGTV Brand, Merges Video Feed Posts into a Single Format

Social Media Today

The updated format will simplify Instagram's video offerings

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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

12 Cool Instagram Story Ideas Plus Quick, Easy Templates

Socially Sorted

Need some creative, cool Instagram Story ideas? In this post we share 12 cool Instagram Story ideas to help you stand out and spark engagement on Instagram (plus quick and easy templates to get you started).

3 Steps to Creating a Winning Instagram Marketing Strategy

Convince & Convert

Instagram remains a mystery to most business owners I know. Those two are common questions business owners are asking when considering Instagram marketing. Instagram is the sixth-most visited website having reached 140 million U.S. Instagram Content Ideas for Businesses.

Instagram Shares Tips on Effective Influencer Marketing

Social Media Today

Instagram has provided some new tips on effective influencer marketing, via partner brand Tribe

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.

12 Cool Instagram Story Ideas Plus Quick, Easy Templates

Socially Sorted

Need some creative, cool Instagram Story ideas? In this post we share 12 cool Instagram Story ideas to help you stand out and spark engagement on Instagram (plus quick and easy templates to get you started).

Instagram Launches First Edition of 'Instagram Insider' Digital Magazine, Highlighting Platform Trends

Social Media Today

Instagram has published the first edition of its new 'Instagram Insider' digital magazine, highlighting key content trends and influenctial creators

Instagram Provides New Overview of How its Reels Algorithm Works

Social Media Today

The overview highlights to top factors at play in Instagram's Reels ranking process

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

Later

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?

Everything You Need to Know About the New Instagram Algorithm

Jenn's Trends

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.

8 Instagram Features Perfect for Small Businesses

Later

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.

Instagram's Testing a TikTok-Like Vertical Feed Presentation for Explore

Social Media Today

The re-imagined Explore feed would enable full-screen, TikTok-like browsing of Instagram content recommendations

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How To Take Photos That Perform Well On Social Media Platforms Like Instagram?

SocMed Sean

Instagram is quickly becoming one of the most widely-adopted social networks out there. The post How To Take Photos That Perform Well On Social Media Platforms Like Instagram? Instagram Social Media instagram photography social social media social networking strategy tips

How to Use Instagram’s New Live Rooms Feature

Later

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 Restrict: How to Restrict Users on Instagram

Ignite Social Media

Have you heard of Instagram Restrict? If your job requires you to monitor community engagement and interaction on Instagram, this feature might be the perfect solution to your troll problem. What is Instagram Restrict? A Focus on Safety at Instagram. Instagram Marketing

9 Exciting Instagram Features Coming in 2020

Later

A flurry of new features is coming to Instagram in 2020, including Facebook Shops, IGTV Ads, Instagram Live shopping, and so much more! Keep reading to learn more about all the new and exciting Instagram features coming in 2020: Table of Contents. Instagram Shop.