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.

10 Top Instagram Marketing Tools to Grow Your Business

agora pulse

Want to get the most out of your Instagram marketing? With more than one billion active users, a highly visual platform, and a user base that skews heavily toward the under-35 age bracket, Instagram is an essential tool for marketers in almost any industry.

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How to get More Email Signups with Instagram Marketing

Ignite Social Media

However, email marketing is still the most preferred way to receive updates from brands. According to Hubspot’s Ultimate List of Email Marketing Stats , 99% of people check their email every day and 73% of customers want businesses to contact them via email. With over 3.5

How to Design On-Brand Instagram Stories

Ignite Social Media

Curating an Instagram aesthetic that stops users in their tracks is #goals for any brand, but with the rise of Instagram stories, having a recognizable look and feel that extends beyond your channel is more important than ever. Want your Instagram stories to be on brand, all the time?

Top 7 Instagram Marketing Trends for 2020

Later

Wondering what the big Instagram marketing trends of 2020 will be? It’s a new decade, and Instagram is no longer just a social platform, but also an economic engine for small and big brands alike. But will it be enough to compete with marketers’ attention towards TikTok?

Eight Tools to Grow on Instagram During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Webbiquity SMM

Are you using efficient Instagram tools to boost your sales? Here’s why you need various tools to support your Instagram marketing efforts, along with guidance to help you determine which tools are likely to work best for you. Social media marketing. Why Instagram?

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How to Get Started with Affiliate Marketing on Instagram

Later

Thinking about jumping into affiliate marketing on Instagram? With over 1 billion active users on Instagram, partnering with influencer affiliates could help you reach a huge and highly profitable audience. Table of Contents: What is Affiliate Marketing?

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!

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 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.

How Instagram’s Removal of Like Counts Impacts Brands

Ignite Social Media

As you may have seen, Instagram began testing removing like counts on posts last year and eventually rolled it out globally by the end of the year. Need helping creating Instagram content that drives engagement and business results?

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

How to Make Money on Instagram

Later

But the good news is there are still plenty of ways to make money on Instagram. Whether you’re a brand or content creator, there are plenty of ways to make money on Instagram. If you’re a regular on Instagram, you’ve probably seen sponsored posts popping up in your feed.

Instagram Checkout: Everything You Need to Know

Later

Instagram Checkout was first released in 2019 to just a handful of mega-brands in the US and after a year of beta testing, we could soon start to see it in our feeds worldwide! To help you prepare, we’re taking a deeper dive into the benefits of Instagram Checkout.

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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The State of Instagram Influencer Marketing (+ Free Report)

Later

Influencer marketing is set to become an $8 billion dollar industry in 2020 — so it’s the perfect time to release The State of Instagram Influencer Marketing Report ! . Instagram Influencer Marketing Report Trend #1: Posts to the Grid are Less Frequent .

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.

9 Free Ways to Market Your Business on Instagram

Later

Believe it or not, it’s totally possible to save your marketing budget and grow your account by only using free Instagram marketing tools and techniques! Instagram is an awesome platform to showcase your products, services, and overall business.

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.

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?

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

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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.

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

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Affiliate Marketing for Influencers: How to Make Money on Instagram

Later

If you’ve ever wondered how affiliate marketing for influencers works, it’s just like when a retail clerk earns a commission for the sales they close, but in a digital way! What is Affiliate Marketing for Influencers? Instagram: Ashley Spivey. View this post on Instagram. (ad)

How Marketers Can Utilize Instagram's Branded Content Ads to Boost Their Influencer Marketing Results

Social Media Today

Instagram's Branded Content ads provide a range of new promotional opportunities

Instagram Marketing: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

Here are your 5 must-reads on Instagram marketing that we don’t want you to miss. The Rise of Instagram in Social Marketing: Tapping Into Consumer Creativity. 5 Awesome Examples of Instagram Marketing From Real Brands. Blog Chad Richards Instagram

New! Schedule a First Comment on Instagram with Later

Later

Want to reap the benefits of Instagram hashtags without crowding your caption? The ability to schedule your first comment on Instagram has been one of our most requested features from the Later community, so we’re thrilled to officially launch it today! View this post on Instagram.

[INSTATIPS] Steps for Creating Better Instagram Photos And Growing Your Following

SocMed Sean

INSTATIPS] Steps for Creating Better Instagram Photos And Growing Your Following. Ever wondered how to edit your photos like an Instagram pro? Want to grow your Instagram following by creating amazing photos? Here are some great tips on how to succeed on Instagram.

5 Tips for Successful Instagram Marketing

Harp Interactive

Use Instagram to tell your product or brand story visually & reach people that other forms of marketing might not, often for free or very cost-effectively. The post 5 Tips for Successful Instagram Marketing appeared first on Harp Interactive Blog.

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Ultimate Guide to Instagram Shopping

Later

Every month, 90 million fingers tap on an Instagram shopping post to learn more about products. For brands and businesses, using Instagram shopping posts is a great way to showcase your products and use your Instagram feed to drive more purchases.

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!

Free Instagram Stories Course: How to Use Instagram Stories for Business!

Later

Curious about using Instagram Stories for your business, but not sure where to start? Our new and improved Instagram Stories course will teach you how to grow your business and stay engaged with your followers! Free Instagram Stories Course: How to Use Instagram Stories for Business.

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.

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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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

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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. It’s marketing after all.

Instagram Case Study: Vanilla and Bean

Jenn's Trends

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.

How to Use Instagram on Your Desktop

Jenn's Trends

If you’re a business owner or marketer, chances are you spend more time on your computer at work than you do on your smartphone. Which can make managing Instagram moderately frustrating.

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