Sunday , 24 September 2017

Instagram

Instagram Tops 600 Million Monthly Active Users

Just six months after reaching 500 million monthly active users, Instagram has topped the 600 million mark. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network provided the following timeline illustrating its growth: Oct. 6, 2010: Instagram founded Dec. 21, 2010: 1 million users Sept. 26, 2011: 10 million users April 9, 2012: …

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7 Tips to Help Boost Your Engagement on Instagram

In this day and age, engagement matters. Your social media content has to do more than catch a person’s eye – if you want it to bring you business, it has to get that person to act. But getting people to engage isn’t always as easy as it seems. To …

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How to Instagram Your Wedding [Infographic]

These days, when people go to a special event, like a birthday party or a wedding, they take a heap of photos on their smartphones and share them on social media, right? So why not actively incorporate social into your event? A rising trend is seeing more people look to create …

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It’s here: Instagram “Save Draft” Button Is Rolling Out Worldwide

It was back in August, when we talked about the Instagram Save Draft button. For the unlucky ones, those not originally included in the beta testing, the wait is over. Instagram is beginning a widespread launch for the much-anticipated feature. Instagram Save Draft allows you to save all changes and edits you have made …

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Snapchat Stories vs Instagram Stories [Infographic]

Instagram’s introduction of ‘Stories’ sparked much debate in social media circles, mostly focused on how they could so blatantly copy another platform’s feature. But, of course, imitation’s the name of the game in social media – Facebook, in particular, has been copying elements from other platforms for years, from the ‘Like’ …

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Instagram Adds Mute, Save and Colored Text Options to Stories

Instagram’s new Snapchat-cloning Stories feature already has more than 100 million daily active users and in version 9.3 of their app – released earlier today – the Facebook-owned platform has provided some new Stories additions to improve the functionality of the option. First, Stories users will now be able to save …

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Grow Your Instagram Followers with User Generated Content

Have you ever stumbled across a company’s Instagram account and wondered how they have so many followers or where they got all of those amazing images from? If you’re anything like me, that’s a reoccurring thought! For social media marketers managing Instagram and other social accounts this is something we all certainly …

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The Art of Turning Instagram Likes Into Sales [Infographic]

Are you wondering how to convert those Instagram ‘Hearts’ into actual revenue for your business? “Instagram isn’t for every company, but when it’s done right, it can drive regular sales. If you have a growing Instagram profile that gets some engagement, but you’re not sure how to translate those likes, comments, and follows into sales, …

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Instagram Brand Profiles are Coming

Back in March, re/code reported that Instagram was working on a range of new features to promote more advertising and brand activity on the platform, including analytics tools, the ability to buy Instagram ads via mobile and specific profiles for businesses. While there was no set date listed for the release …

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