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. Leverage Instagram for Business.

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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!

Instagram and Pinterest for Storytelling: Grey Goose’s Social-Mobile Campaign

Mindjumpers

The French vodka brand Grey Goose just launched an innovative social campaign to tell their brand story based on Instagram and Pinterest in order to drive awareness for the new Grey Goose Cherry Noir. Reaching out to Instagram influencers. Use Instagram to Create Visual Engagement.

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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.

Social, Local, Mobile: The SoLoMo Revolution

Mindjumpers

People are connecting to their social networks through their mobile phones , and last week Socialbakers announced that the majority of Facebook users (57%) access Facebook through mobile; a fact that convincingly underlines the mobile revolution.

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[SOLVED] Uploading Photos To Instagram AND Responding To Comments From Your Laptop Or Desktop

SocMed Sean

As you probably, Instagram is really a mobile-based application, which means it’s difficult to upload photos to Instagram from your PC or Mac. Additionally, Instagram has made it so that you cannot respond to comments using their browser-based version of the site.

17 of the Best Mobile Video Editing Apps in 2019

Later

With Instagram video taking over our feeds and stories, it’s the perfect time to get to know some of the best video editing apps around! The good news is that you don’t need to be a professional videographer, or buy an expensive kit to create engaging video content for your Instagram profile.

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How to Successfully Wield the Hidden Power of the Instagram Grid View to Boost Your Business

agora pulse

What do you focus on most for your Instagram social media strategy? In this post, we’re going to look at specific strategies for how you can rock your Instagram grid view to attract new followers and customers. Why Does the Instagram Grid View Matter?

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.

With IGTV, Instagram is Becoming Television for the Mobile Generation

Buffer Social

From Facebook Watch to Twitter’s live video broadcasts, and most recently, the launch of IGTV , a new app for watching long-form, vertical video from your favorite Instagram creators, it’s clear that social platforms are vying to be — and likely will become – the next big broadcast channels.

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. View this post on Instagram.

The Ultimate Guide to Getting on the Instagram Explore Page

Later

Want to know how to get on the Instagram Explore page? The Instagram Explore page is a super-powerful feature for brands — it’s designed to help profiles and businesses gain more engagement and exposure on Instagram with very little effort. View this post on Instagram.

16 Instagram Stories Hacks That Will Blow Your Mind

Later

The best Instagram Stories hacks are usually top secret — brands and businesses like to keep their tips and tricks to creating awesome stories posts under wraps. So we’ve unearthed them and shared all our favorite, creative Instagram Stories hacks in one post.

Here’s Why Brands Are Taking Over Your Instagram Comments

Later

Have you spotted Instagram comments from huge brands or celebrities popping up in your feed as you scroll through the latest posts? . It used to be that brands wanted to receive Instagram comments from followers to grow their account. Instagram comments are going through a big change.

How to Visually Plan Your Instagram Feed

Later

If you’re looking to convert your viewers into followers, putting time aside to plan your Instagram feed in advance is a worthwhile investment! Some of the best brands on Instagram have gorgeous, curated aesthetics that show off their unique style — and that isn’t by accident.

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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 ).

Dunkin’ Donuts Promotes New Mobile Payment App With Halloween Contest on Twitter, Instagram

The Realtime Report

Dunkin’ Donuts new mobile campaign engages consumers with a Halloween-themed contest and mobile gift cards, making use of mobile and social platforms Instagram and Twitter.

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76% of Mobile Video Ads Are Viewed In-App [Study]

The Realtime Report

Mobile video is rapidly becoming the new darling of the digital advertising world, and the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) recently conducted its first Mobile Video Benchmark Study to examine mobile video performance.

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[SOLVED] How Do I Share A Tweet To Instagram?

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean [SOLVED] How Do I Share A Tweet To Instagram? Along that topic, is there a good way to share a tweet to Instagram? I see quite a few tweets (usually humorous ones) on Instagram, but it looks like they are images. Why Share A Tweet To Instagram?

[Solved] Posting Photos To Instagram From Your Desktop

SocMed Sean

Similar to my articles on switching between Twitter mobile and desktop and reorganizing your Facebook photos , I expect that there are a lot of people out there searching for the answer to this one too. How do I upload photos from my digital camera, desktop PC or Mac to Instagram?

4 Community Management Hacks for Instagram

Likeable

The four Instagram updates below not only help streamline a community manager’s day but can also help build a better relationship between your brand and your followers. Instagram bios are an important first impression for users visiting an Instagram profile.

10 Instagram Hashtag Hacks + Tricks You Definitely Want to Try

Later

If you’re searching for some great Instagram hashtag hacks to get more followers and boost your engagement, you’ve come to the right place! . Here are 10 Instagram hashtag hacks and tricks you don’t want to miss: . View this post on Instagram.

12 Apps For Creating Gorgeous Instagram Stories

Later

New apps for Instagram Stories are popping up every day, which means stories are getting more and more creative, interactive, and engaging! . Apps for Instagram Stories #1: Create Clean & Minimalist Templates with Unfold . apps for instagram stories.

YouTube Commands 50% of Time Spent On Mobile Entertainment Apps

The Realtime Report

How much time are Americans spending on mobile apps, and which are the most popular? A new study from Flurry takes a look at how apps are dominating mobile, and Google and Facebook are commanding lots of our time. Gaming apps are still tops, leading with 32% of time spent on mobile.

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How Do I Contact Instagram Support When I Need Help?

SocMed Sean

Hey Sean, Do you know of a good way to get in contact with Instagram support? Because I can’t login or change the password, I’m stuck and I don’ t know how to get Instagram to help me get back in. My Instagram has been hacked, what do I do?

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Hashtags in 2019

Later

Instagram hashtags are still an effective way to get more eyes (and engagement!) on your Instagram posts in 2019. A post with at least one Instagram hashtag averages 12.6% Why You Should Use Instagram Hashtags. The Different Types of Instagram Hashtags.

The Ultimate Guide to Scheduling Instagram Posts

Later

It’s 2019 and learning how to schedule Instagram posts for free is still one of the best ways to save time, increase your productivity, and stay connected with your Instagram followers. Save Time Uploading Instagram Posts from Your Desktop. How to Schedule Instagram Posts.

Social Networks See Majority of Traffic Coming From Mobile

The Realtime Report

Mobile is accounting for a huge portion of social networking use; for newer platforms like Instagram, Snapchat and Vine, use is “almost exclusively mobile.” LinkedIn and Tumblr are the only two social networks seeing more desktop use than mobile.

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8 New Ways to Get More Instagram Followers in 2019

Later

Times have changed, and it’s not as easy to get more Instagram followers as it was a year ago. With over 1 billion monthly users, an ultra-smart algorithm, and tons of clever, creative brands on Instagram, it’s a competitive place if you want to grow your account and boost your following.

How to Build a Brand on Instagram

agora pulse

Want to learn how to take advantage of Instagram and build your brand with it? Instagram is one of the most exciting and hottest social media platforms right now. A year ago, I decided to take Instagram more seriously. What do you want to accomplish using Instagram?

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Is Top Mobile App, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Instagram: 150 million users. via Instagram. Facebook Is Most Popular Mobile App [Survey]. Which app do you use most frequently on your mobile phone? Fourth in line was Instagram, ranked among the top three most frequently used apps by just 8% of respondents.

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Social Networking Stats: Instagram Tops Twitter In Daily Mobile Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Instagram: 100 million users. Instagram Tops Twitter In Daily Mobile Users. Instagram averaged 7.3 Instagram users spent 257 minutes (on average) accessing the mobile photo-sharing platform, while Twitter users averaged only 170 minutes viewing the micro-blogging platform.

Native Instagram Analytics Are Here…Sort Of

Ignite Social Media

If you are like the members of the analytics team here at Ignite Social Media, you’ve been anticipating the release of an official Instagram analytics platform ever since Facebook purchased the platform for a nice, round $1 billion. Instagram Insights. Instagram Post Metrics.

Why Scheduling Instagram Push Notifications Is a Good Idea

agora pulse

When Instagram scheduling was only available through social scheduling software that sent push notifications to your phone and required you to then post the content yourself, everyone (including us!) wanted to have truly automated and fully scheduled Instagram posts. Instagram

Comic: The ‘Always On’ Nature Of Mobile And Social Media

SocMed Sean

Social and mobile…they go together like peanut butter and jelly. The fact that our mobile devices are so portable means they go everywhere with us. And the reduced price of smartphones and data plans means that our social channels tend to go wherever our mobile devices go.

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How to Use Instagram Stories to Increase Reach

agora pulse

When Instagram stories rolled out, I didn’t really get it. My personal favorite way to use Instagram Stories is to expand reach, building brand awareness in the process, and in this post, I’ll show strategies you can use to do just this. What Are Instagram Stories?

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Stories for Business

Later

If you’ve ever thought about using Instagram Stories for business, now is the time! Not only are Instagram Stories fun and creative, but they’re great for growing your engagement, building brand awareness, driving traffic to your website, and even making ecommerce sales!

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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Monitor Your Brand’s Instagram Activity with New Reporting Tool

Mindjumpers

In my blog post How to Boost Your Number of Followers on Instagram , I wrote about the importance of monitoring your activity on photo-sharing application Instagram at the same level as you monitor your other social media presences. How to Boost Your Number of Followers on Instagram.

How to Create Instagram Stories Highlights Covers (+ Free Icons!)

Later

Instagram Stories Highlights covers are a great way to keep your Instagram profile on-brand and take your Instagram aesthetic to the next level! Since your Instagram Stories Highlights are located directly below your Instagram bio ( aka front and center on your profile! )

FINALLY! A Viable Solution For Posting Photos To Instagram From Your Desktop!

SocMed Sean

It amazes me how many people I talk to that are frustrated with the simple problem of posting Instagram photos from your desktop. You know the scenario: you went on vacation, you took a ton of photos with your DSLR camera and now you want to upload them to Instagram.

7 Tips for Reposting Instagram Stories & User-Generated Content

Later

Reposting Instagram Stories and sharing user-generated content is a great way to fill your feed with beautiful content, but did you know that UGC is 50% more trustworthy than any other type of media, too? . But simply re-posting every Instagram story you’re tagged in isn’t an effective strategy, especially when there are more creative ways to repost UGC on Instagram Stories and stand out! 1: Repost A User’s Instagram Post to Your Instagram Stories.

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81 Percent of Marketers Optimize Social Video for Mobile [Infographic]

Convince & Convert

New improvements in mobile hardware and data plans have led to a video-first world that is largely mobile too, which means that your customer is quite literally not listening anymore. 85% of consumers report watching videos from their mobile devices.

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