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.

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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.

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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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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.

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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.

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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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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.

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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.

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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 ).

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New! Schedule Videos to Instagram with Auto Publish

Later

Today we are excited to bring a highly requested feature to Later : you can now schedule videos to Instagram that will automatically publish at their scheduled time! Instagram video scheduling is available now on all of Later’s paid plans , starting at $9/ month.

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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?

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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? Tip #4: Schedule Your Instagram Posts More Frequently Than Usual.

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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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[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?

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Instagram Year in Review: Top Trends from 2018

Later

2018 was a big year for Instagram! From pop culture phenomenons to launching a new video platform and too many new features to count (but we did), it’s been a busy year for the folks at Instagram — and it’s 1 BILLION users around the world. . Popular on Instagram in 2018.

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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?

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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.

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Ultimate Guide to Instagram Video: Stories, IGTV, Live, Posts, & More!

Later

Instagram video is one of the best tools in a marketers toolbox. And video on Instagram is no exception! But Instagram has made video marketing more accessible for small businesses, thanks to Instagram Stories , Instagram Live , IGTV , and posting Instagram video posts to your feed.

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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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The Best Instagram Filters in Photography Apps

Later

Not all Instagram filters are created equally. And if you want to stand out and create a killer Instagram aesthetic , you’ll need to venture further than the 25 Instagram filters in the app, and find other ways to edit your photos. View this post on Instagram.

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How to Create and Use Instagram Quotes in Your Strategy

Later

Contrary to common belief, Instagram quotes are more than just good “filler content.” ” A lot of businesses post quotes on Instagram to achieve their specific marketing goals, like driving more sales and building brand affinity. Haven’t used Instagram quotes yet?

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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?

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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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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.

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Instagram Image Size & Dimensions for 2018 (+ Free Infographic!)

Later

Optimizing your Instagram image size and dimensions used to be very simple. Since Instagram only allowed one orientation for photos and videos, all you had to do was pop your content into Instagram, add a couple hashtags, and click publish. Instagram Image Size #1: Photo Posts.

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How Beauty Brands Are Going Beyond the Instagram Feed

Likeable

Instagram is increasingly becoming the place to be for brands. But as Instagram Stories grows, and with the launch of the platform’s IGTV video hub, many beauty brands are widening their efforts on Instagram and focusing less on the feed.

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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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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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How to Improve Your Instagram Reach

agora pulse

What business doesn’t want their Instagram posts to gain more visibility? The key to increased visibility is to expand your Instagram reach. If one of our friends comments on a brand’s post on Instagram, we won’t see it unless we also follow that brand or they tag us.

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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.

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How to Create a Cohesive Instagram Aesthetic

Later

If you want to get new Instagram followers, having a beautiful and cohesive Instagram aesthetic is the key to turning visitors into followers. . Watch our free video to learn how to design, curate, and plan an Instagram aesthetic for your feed and stories to attract new followers: .

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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.

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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. By Andy Parker In just the past few weeks, there has been an explosion of brands jumping on the Instagram bandwagon.

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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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Three Things New Video for Instagram Can Do For Your Business

The Social Media Incubator

Yesterday, June 20, Facebook announced its photo sharing app Instagram would be adding a video feature. Instagram’s video feature will allow users to do the same, but with more features. Here are three things Instagram video can do for businesses.

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Why You Should Claim Your Instagram Account on Pinterest

Later

Pinterest has always been a great channel for businesses — but it just got a lot better thanks to a new feature that lets you claim your Instagram account on Pinterest. . Here’s the benefits of claiming your Instagram account on Pinterest: #1: Get Access to Better Pinterest Analytics.

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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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7 Instagram Influencer Marketing Tips for the Holiday Season

Later

The holidays are just around the corner, which means it’s high time to start planning your Instagram influencer marketing campaign! . There’s no question that social media influencers have become an indispensable tool for brands, especially on Instagram. View this post on Instagram.

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E!’s Instagram Wall Brings Social TV To A New Level

The Realtime Report

We’ve all seen plenty of news about Twitter and social TV — but what about Instagram? Online announced a move into uncharted territory: using Instagram for social TV. ’s Newly Launched ‘Instagram Wall’ Using its own scoring system, E!

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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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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. Primarily, its content is meant to satisfy mobile-first video.

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54% of Top 100 Brands Use Instagram

The Realtime Report

Instagram adoption growth is outpacing that of other social networks among the world’s top 100 brands, according to a new report by Simply Measured. The majority (54%) of the top 100 brands are now using Instagram, according to the study. Is your brand using Instagram?

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What Carousel Ads mean for your Business on Instagram

Saying It Social

Find out what the new Instagram Carousel Ads are all about, what it means for ROI analytics, and how your business can prepare for the big change! The post What Carousel Ads mean for your Business on Instagram appeared first on. Instagram Social Media marketing Mobile technology Online advertising sayitsocial social media Storytelling

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