How to Use and Create Instagram AR Filters

Ignite Social Media

Facebook-owned Instagram is “borrowing” yet another feature from Snapchat: the AR filter. Now anyone is able to create their own Instagram AR filter … for free and without needing any working knowledge of AR.

Instagram Scheduling Now Available

Ignite Social Media

Many social media managers have been waiting years for this news – native Instagram scheduling is here! Now, you can schedule videos, images, and multi-image posts for Instagram, as well as IGTV. The post Instagram Scheduling Now Available appeared first on Ignite Social Media Agency.

Best Practices for Instagram

Ignite Social Media

Let’s be real, if you aren’t on Instagram, you’re missing out. Instagram remains the golden child of the social media scene for marketers. With so many people and brands being on the platform, let’s chat through some Instagram best practices to help your content be seen by the right audience. Utilize Instagram features like Instagram Stories and Highlights. If you need help on how to elevate your brand on Instagram, drop us a line!

6 Steps to Creating a Successful Instagram Marketing Strategy

Webbiquity SMM

Instagram has rapidly grown into one of the largest social platforms, boasting more than 500 million daily users. More than fifty percent of Instagram users are followers of different brands on the network. Understand Your Target Market. Guest post by Jill Phillips.

How to Use Instagram to Drive Traffic to Your B2B Website

Webbiquity SMM

A lot of B2B marketers make the mistake of thinking their brand has no place on Instagram. What people fail to realize is that Instagram is a rich resource for potential views and sales—that is, if one knows how to read the numbers and play the game.

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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. Guess I know where I’m going next time I visit our North Carolina office because the photos of their food on Instagram.

Infographic: The Growing Power of Instagram

Sherrilynne Starkie

Instagram! If you’ve not added it to your marketing and communications mix, what are you waiting for? Already 71 per cent of marketers are increasing their investment in this channel. Key facts: Instagram is growing much faster than SnapChat and Pinterest in monthy users.

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Influencer Marketing

Later

If you’ve ever considered using Instagram influencer marketing for your business, now is the time to start! Adding Instagram influencer marketing into your overall strategy for Instagram can help to increase your brand awareness, grow your follower base, and drive major sales!

How to Use Instagram’s New Quiz Stickers in Stories

Ignite Social Media

It’s no secret that Instagram Stories are all the rage these days. Stories are a fun and quick way to share content on Instagram without having all the pressure of creating that perfect Instagram aesthetic the content you post to your page demands. Instagram Stories Quiz Sticker.

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.

Using Hashtags On Instagram

yMarketingMatters

Let’s talk about how to use hashtags for Instagram that will organically up your game. Using hashtags for Instagram definitely makes your content more discoverable, will help you gain followers, increase likes and engagement. On Instagram you can use up to 30 hashtags.

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.

The State of Instagram Marketing 2019 - Part 1: Current Use of Instagram by Marketers

Social Media Today

We recently conducted a survey to check in on how marketers are utilizing Instagram, and what's producing results. Here's the first part of our report

Where to Put Your Instagram Hashtags

Jenn's Trends

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.

Round Up of All of Instagram’s Newest Features and Features to Be on The Lookout For

Ignite Social Media

Instagram is constantly keeping all of us on our toes with new features to the platform, changes to their algorithm, and so much more. Instagram Hides “Like” Counts in Leaked Design Prototype. Instagram’s Test to New Communal Video Viewing Option.

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

Sherrilynne Starkie

This week’s top 5 social media news for marketing and communications professionals! See some how-to info for Instagram Messenger. How to Improve Your Instagram Story Engagement. The post Top Five: What’s your (Instagram) story?

You Should Really be Using Instagram Stories in Your Marketing Mix

Waxing UnLyrical

During the last couple of years, several trends have impacted the way businesses carry out social media marketing. Generally speaking, marketers tend to focus on high-quality images and videos, alongside posts that have the potential to go viral. Guest post by Alex Slichnyi.

The State of Instagram Marketing 2019 - Part 4: Instagram Analytics

Social Media Today

We recently surveyed more than 800 marketers to get more insights into how they're using, and looking to use, Instagram. Here are their thoughts on Instagram's analytics options

Facebook Publishes New Guide to Creator Studio for Instagram

Social Media Today

Instagram has put together a new guide to its evolving Creator Studio functions for Instagram marketers

Why You Need to Start Tracking Instagram Saves Today

agora pulse

On Instagram alone, social media managers are looking at likes, comments , video views, link clicks, profile views, and so much more. Saves on Instagram aren’t quite as flashy as big social proof , and they often don’t come in the same impressive numbers as likes or comments.

8 best Instagram analytics tools

Unmetric

If Instagram is part of your social media strategy, I’ve got a quick question for you: Are you using the right Instagram analytics tools? What is Instagram analytics? In this article, you will find a list of tools that will help you navigate the world of Instagram.

The State of Instagram Marketing 2019 - Part 3: Future Marketing Opportunities on Instagram

Social Media Today

We recently surveyed over 800 marketers to get their insights into how they're currently using Instagram. In this post, we look at what they had to say about future opportunities on the platform

Which Types of Content Perform Best on Instagram?

Jenn's Trends

Instagram is no exception. But, how do you know what will perform best on Instagram? The post Which Types of Content Perform Best on Instagram? We all wanna do our best and put our best foot forward on social media.

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Using Hashtags On Instagram

yMarketingMatters

Let’s talk about how to use hashtags for Instagram that will organically up your game. Using hashtags for Instagram definitely makes your content more discoverable, will help you gain followers, increase likes and engagement. On Instagram you can use up to 30 hashtags.

5 Tools to Help Improve Your Instagram Video Marketing Approach

Social Media Today

Video is huge right now on social media - and Instagram is no different. Here are five tools that will improve your Instagram video marketing strategy

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How to Find the Right Instagram Influencers for Your Brand

agora pulse

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. 3 Ways to Find Instagram Influencers in Your Niche.

10 Black Friday Marketing Tips for Instagram

Later

With Thanksgiving weekend just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start thinking about your Black Friday marketing on Instagram. Ready to level-up your Instagram marketing for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

5 Golden Marketing Tips for Ruling Instagram

Social Media Today

Looking to improve your Instagram performance? These tips will help set you on the right path

Use Hashtags to Find Your Target Audience on Instagram

Jenn's Trends

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.

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.

Making the Most out of Your Instagram Stories

Ignite Social Media

Stories have become a major part of Instagram, receiving millions of views daily. With so many eyeballs on this content, it’s important to use Instagram best practices in this area of the platform along with the posts you add to your page.

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.

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.

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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.

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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Ultimate Guide to Instagram For Fashion

Later

When it comes to brands using Instagram for fashion, it’s a fast-paced, competitive world that has tons of business benefits. . A fashion-forward Instagram strategy can drive traffic, make sales, and attract a loyal community of followers. The Rise of Influencer Marketing For Fashion.

What Steps Should I Take When My Instagram Engagement Is Dropping?

SocMed Sean

What Steps Should I Take When My Instagram Engagement Is Dropping? Many of us head for Google for answers and start typing things like: Why is my Instagram engagement dropping off? How do I get my Instagram engagement back? What can I do to keep my Instagram followers engaged?

3 Fool Proof Ways to Grow Your Instagram Followers

Jenn's Trends

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.

Real or Fake: 5 Instagram Rumors Explained

Later

When it comes to the Instagram algorithm, everyone seems to have a theory about how it works. Lately, there’s been a steady increase in Instagram rumors spreading around the platform, with brands and influencers posting both warnings and pleas for engagement.

How to Use Instagram Stories Templates for Your Brand (+10 Free Templates!)

Later

If you want to create gorgeous Instagram Stories consistently, say hello to Instagram Stories templates! Ready to learn how to use Instagram Stories templates? What Are Instagram Stories Templates? Plus, it makes it easier to work as a team on your Instagram account!