7 Instagram Content Ideas for Creatively Blocked Social Media Managers

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Keeping your Instagram feed fresh with diverse content can be taxing—especially when your time and budget are tight. To help you create Instagram content, I’ve put together seven ideas with examples that really work, so you can try them out for yourself. How-To Posts for Instagram.

What New Social Media Management Features Did Agorapulse Release in 2018? [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Let’s take a quick break from our planning for 2019 to reflect on the different social media management features that Agorapulse launched in 2018 that helped make managing social media easier and more efficient. Instagram API Changes.

Social Media Management Must-Have: ScheduGram

Firebelly

In my first must-have post, I wrote about Sprout Social —my favorite tool for scheduling content on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+. It doesn’t schedule posts to Instagram. You can also manage multiple Instagram accounts from one easy-to-use web interface.

Hiring A Social Media Manager? Ask Them These Questions.

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With the discovery that — yes, social media isn’t a fad — more and more businesses have decided to hire a full-time social media manager. Community Management. Find out how your applicant has handled social media crises in the past.

Lauren Johnson Joins Firebelly As A Social Media Manager

Firebelly

We’re excited to announce that Lauren Johnson has joined the Firebelly team as a social media manager. Favorite social network(s): Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat. Favorite Instagram filters: Depends on my mood but I’m digging Amaro and Rise currently.

Top 5 Video Creation Tools For Social Media Managers

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Video marketing is an absolute must for social media managers today and with good reason. Adding video to your social media channels produces higher engagement, greater brand loyalty and more interest in your product or service.

7 Mental Health Tips for Social Media Managers

Later

Social media managers, entrepreneurs, and influencers have a unique set of mental health challenges because they spend their days in the trenches of the internet. But what if social media is your job? Social Media and Mental Health.

What Do Social Media Management Tools Really Need? 23 Experts Tell Us

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Social media management tools are constantly evolving in order to keep up with businesses’ and marketers’ needs. As an avid YouTuber, Evan is looking for tools that can help him manage all of the comments he gets – something that he hasn’t been able to find as of yet!

What Does it Take to be a Senior Social Media Manager? [Infographic]

Direct Marketing Observations

Think just because you play on Twitter and Instagram, have a Tumblr page and have a Facebook account that you could “do” social media for a large company? social media infographic social media manager

Top 7 Social Media Management Tools of 2018

Socialmedia.biz

In today’s fast-paced, technologically advancing world, it’s a no-brainer that the social media sector is growing faster than the Internet itself. However, marketing on social media goes beyond just publishing content. Sprout Social.

Should You Hire a Social Media Manager for Your Business

Socialmedia.biz

These days, virtually all businesses are expected to be on social media—and with good reason. billion monthly active users , and Instagram had more than 800 million. Why should your business be on social media, and how can you make it work for you?

Why I love Agorapulse for Social Media Management

Socially Sorted

There are many social media management tools, but one stands out amongst the crowd more and more each year – Agorapulse. . I have used Agorapulse for Social Media Management for a few years now, and I love it. 8 Posting to Instagram.

4 Social Media Management Strategies for Mobile Consumers

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How many social media management strategies REALLY incorporate mobile users? Marketing Land reported that nearly 80 percent of social media time is now spent on mobile devices. Therefore, when they check their social media accounts, it includes short time intervals.

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Social Media Managers And Digital Pros – How to Keep Track of Your Tasks When You’re Offline

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Thanks to Sean for sharing his insights on the challenge of managing digital social media channels…even when you’re offline! One of the significant challenges of working with social media is that you cannot be continuously online. Now more than ever there are many aspects of your social media marketing you should continuously monitor, from ROI to algorithm updates and recent feature releases.

Instagram Video Has Come To Agorapulse. Now What?

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Instagram direct video publishing has been one of the biggest requests we’d ever received here at Agorapulse. Now, thanks to a recent Instagram API change, it’s here. How to Schedule & Publish Instagram Video with Agorapulse.

The 25 Top Social Media Management Tools for Businesses of All Sizes

Buffer Social

How do you stay on top of all your social media marketing tasks? From creating and publishing content to analytics and reporting, it can be pretty overwhelming to think of all the jobs social media marketers have to complete every day. Social networks supported.

7 Reasons to Convert to an Instagram Business Profile

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Oh the simple days of Instagram, when images could only be square and video wasn’t supported… Now we have Carousels, Stories, promoted posts, and more. Another new development at Instagram is the emergence of business profiles. Let’s hope Instagram adds more options soon.

10 Important Skills and Traits Your Social Media Manager Will Need in 2017

Buffer Social

A decade ago, the role of a social media manager might not have even existed. Today, however, almost every company is involved in social media one way or another. But what does it take to be a great social media manager? Community management.

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9 Essential Social Media Manager Skills and Qualities Found in Industry Leaders – Bonus Episode [SSM026]

Buffer Social

We are excited to share our fifth, very special bonus podcast episode with you on the 9 essential social media manager skills and qualities found in top industry leaders. Hailley’s top 3 social media manager skills for setting yourself apart.

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The 11 Top Social Media Management Tools I Can’t Live Without

Socially Sorted

These are the 11 Top Social Media Management Tools for Business that I can’t Live Without in my business right now. . I’ve tried and tested many tools but these are the tools that I am using right now, every week to post and engage on social media. .

Social Media Job Opening: Social Media Manager in Dallas Texas

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Here at Standing Dog , we have a job opening (an immediate need) for a social media manager. Social Media Manager at Standing Dog. Any candidate should have a strong command of how social media can impact multiple facets of an organization.

The 10 Golden Rules Successful Social Media Managers Live By

Buffer Social

I was a bit nervous before writing this post because there are so many possible golden rules for social media managers. But then I realized, social media managers are in the market of verbs. What works for Instagram may not work for Facebook and vice versa.

Why Yes, We Offer Instagram Direct Publishing

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I have tons of space for an elaborate intro, but let me cut to the chase because I’m so unbelievably excited: Instagram direct publishing is now available on Agorapulse. You can now use your favorite social media management tool to post directly to Instagram.

How to Choose a Social Media Management Tool

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Social media management and monitoring aren’t just about posting and replying. Social media is a growing, deeper science. Part of that strategy should also include selecting the best social media management tool. Social Post Scheduling.

Why Am I Losing Instagram Followers?

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It feels great to launch an Instagram account, start posting, and watch the follower count go up—“they like me, they really like me!” People value your content enough to want to follow you so more of what you’re posting will show up in their Instagram feeds.

Tips and tricks on how to optimize your Instagram profile

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Instagram is one of the most popular social media networks and its power seems to have been growing constantly since its launch date, less than a decade ago. Social Media Instagram Social Media Management Social Media Marketing

Instagram Engagement Rates Will Drop If You Keep Doing This

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As Instagram becomes more popular, cutting through the noise as a business and getting in front of your ideal customer can become a little harder to achieve. In this post we’ll go over some habits to drop if you want to increase Instagram engagement rates for your brand or business.

How to Prevent Trolls on Your Instagram Account

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With over 500 million eager people logging in every single day, Instagram attracts users, marketers, and brands from every corner of the internet. But as the platform’s popularity continues to grow so does the number of not so humble trolls on Instagram. Public Instagram accounts.

How to Get More Instagram Comments Without Being Sleazy (or Desperate)

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Everyone wants to get more Instagram comments. More engagement on your Instagram profile is almost always a good thing. In this post, we’re going to discuss all the different methods on how to get more Instagram comments without coming across as sleazy.

How To Create Fireworks With Customers On Instagram

Firebelly

No brand wants to be a dud on Instagram. Consistency is key on any social media platform. One of the top reasons people follow brands on social media is for special offers. Do you need help creating fireworks on Instagram?

7 Types of Questions to Post on Instagram

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When you post questions on Instagram, you open up the door to more engagement, which leads to more people seeing your posts. One of the best reasons to use questions on Instagram? Another question to post on Instagram is about how your audience uses your product.

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How to Hire a Social Media Manager: A Recruiter’s Guide

Sprout Social

The concept of hiring a dedicated social media manager was almost unheard of a decade ago. The average business is pouring hours upon hours per week into social media as ad budgets are on the rise. From providing swift customer service to rolling out ad campaigns, the role of social media manager isn’t something to pass off to an intern or treat as an afterthought. Check out this recent listing on LinkedIn for a social media manager.

Don’t Make These Mistakes When Scheduling Instagram Posts

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Scheduling software can be one of the best tools that you can have in a world that relies so heavily on social media. Agorapulse’s scheduling tools make it possible for you to schedule Instagram posts ahead of time (including right from the mobile app). Instagram, however, does.

Instagram Will Now Let You Post to Multiple Accounts at Once Within its Composer

Social Media Today

Instagram is rolling out the ability to post an update to multiple accounts at one time, which should help social media managers

How to Tell the Instagram Algorithm That You’re Awesome

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A few months ago, Instagram announced that the days of its chronological feed were over and it – like many other social networks – would be using an algorithm to determine what would show up in a user’s feed. Try sharing images of you, your employees, and your customers on Instagram.

8 Key Steps for a Successful Instagram Takeover

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Growing and maintaining your audience on Instagram can be difficult. Using Instagram takeovers are a great way to grow your audience, get new eyes on your brand, or give your audience a “reward” for following you. Instagram social media management

How to Repost on Instagram Like a Pro

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Twitter has retweets, Facebook has shares, but what does Instagram have for sharing great content? To share is to repost on Instagram. Note how Plated asked permission to repost an Instagram photo of one of its customers.

How to Manage Multiple Instagram Accounts With a Team

Later

Managing multiple Instagram accounts can seem like a daunting task, especially if you’re trying to grow followers and engagement on each of the accounts. Creating a Workflow for Managing Multiple Instagram Accounts. Curating and Creating Content for Instagram.

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How to Track Traffic From Instagram

Later

Knowing how to track traffic from Instagram is one of the best ways to find out if your marketing efforts are converting your followers into website visitors! When used right, Instagram can be a powerful tool for guiding your followers from your feed to your website.

Instagram Business Pages are Here. So What?

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It’s an exciting time in the world of Instagram as the photo-sharing giant recently debuted Business Profiles. Here’s the scoop: What’s Different with Instagram Business Pages? Business profiles are now a free feature for accounts wanting to be recognized as a business on Instagram.