3 Ways to Revitalize Your Instagram Feed

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Instagram doesn’t rest on its laurels when it comes to algorithm updates or adding new features like the Superzoom tool—and neither should you

Social Media Guide to Posting on Instagram

NewsWhip

We break down the Instagram posting habits of leading brands such as Airbnb, Forever 21, and Starbucks to see how post frequency varies by sector. The post Social Media Guide to Posting on Instagram appeared first on NewsWhip.

Instagram Hashtags: Less Is More

HMA Public Relations

A recent PR Daily article discusses the results of Mention’s Instagram Report 2018. The post Instagram Hashtags: Less Is More appeared first on HMA Public Relations. And one of its findings is quite shocking. Bre has the scoop in today's blog post.

These are the top influencers on Instagram in 2018

NewsWhip

We take a look at influencer trends on Instagram. Partnering with influencers, branded content studios, and even other brands can turbocharge a brand’s reach, especially on Instagram. With over 800 million monthly users, Instagram is accessible, digestible, and […].

How to Create Fascinating Content with Instagram Stories

Cision

– Josh Constine, comparing Instagram Stories and Snapchat for TechCrunch. A few months ago Instagram released its new feature, “Instagram Stories.” What are Instagram Stories and why are they important? High ease-of-use; all of Instagram’s bells and whistles.

Influencer Marketing: Tips for Working with Instagram Influencers

Ron Torossian

Creating a buzz on your Instagram feed isn’t always easy. Fortunately, Instagram influencer marketing could be the answer for those who want to build their presence fast.

The Instagram Revolution for Small Business

The Proactive Report

The fact that there are literally tens of millions of users active on places like Instagram means that as a small-to-medium business you can gain not only insights, but leads and customers. The beauty of Instagram is the appeal of visual content. maybe Instagram is the answer.

How to Attract Your Ideal Customer on Instagram

Cision

With 800 million monthly active users, Facebook’s Instagram has gone beyond flaunting fashion trends; now many different niches enjoy the potential engagement Instagram has to offer. So, how can you use Instagram to its full potential? Create a worthwhile Instagram contest.

3 Steps to Creating an Instagram Contest

Cision

Hosting an Instagram contest is an effective way to build buzz around your brand and increase awareness for your services. In one second, Instagram sees 1,000 comments and 8,500 photo likes. Check out these three steps to create a simple, yet successful Instagram contest: 1.

What Instagram’s New Timeline Means

Cision

You ’ re not going to stop using Instagram. Every time there ’ s an update, a change or a suspicious new privacy policy, a collective and very loud few declare that this exact moment will be the moment in time when they stop using Instagram forever. Instagram has the leverage.

Instagram Is the Rihanna of Social Networks

Cision

In this piece, I want to make the case that Instagram is the “Rihanna” of social networks, relative to Facebook as social networking’s U2. Where Facebook is a behemoth social network with consistent utility, Instagram is a smaller network engineered for high-engagement.

5 Ways to Tell a Brand Story With Instagram

Cision

If you do a search for “Instagram best practices” or “Instagram tips,” you’ll be served a slew of results as well as ideas. At the heart of all the Instagram tips and tricks and best practices is this: the customer experience. Want expert advice on how to use Instagram?

How Instagram Is Becoming a PR Powerhouse

Cision

Instagram is changing. That’s the true aim; Kevin Systrom , co-founder and CEO of the network, says that Instagram is designed to be a 100 percent visual experience that is more timely, efficient, and effective than television. Want to turn your brand into a powerhouse on Instagram?

How to Connect With Your Instagram Audience

Cision

Instagram isn’t just for “the kids” anymore. So what do you need to do to take advantage of Instagram’s full potential? Want more strategies for using Instagram? Here are six of Jenn’s key tips for connecting with your audience on Instagram: 1.

How to Use Instagram to Tell Your Brand’s Story

Cision

With an engagement rate 15 times that of Facebook , Instagram is a necessity in social media marketing strategies. Learn how to successfully use Instagram to tell your brand’s story with these five tips. Instagram is fun. Best Practices Featured branding Instagram social media

Build Your Brand With Instagram: Q&A With Jenn Herman

Cision

With visual content becoming a necessity in marketing strategies, including Instagram in brand’s social media strategy should be a no-brainer. More than a quarter of adults use Instagram in their daily lives. Why haven’t more brands made use of Instagram?

Free Tip Sheet! Effectively Engage With Audiences on Instagram

Cision

Instagram is nudging Twitter out of the number one social media channel spot. With more than 300 million monthly active users , spending an average of 20 minutes on the app a day, Instagram is an essential tool for reaching audiences near and far.

Instagram Video Changes: Is Longer Better For Brands?

Cision

It’s safe to say that many Instagram users have been in freak out mode lately. Despite the backlash among a small subset of its 400 million users, Instagram will soon implement an algorithm that predicts which photos its users are mostly likely to double tap.

Instagram Announces ‘Stories’ Ads, Business Analytics

PRSay

Brand managers looking to reach consumers online—especially elusive younger crowds—are turning to apps such as Instagram. Instagram stories have grown to 150 million users (from 100 million) in the last few months, and engagement numbers are high.

How to Measure Your Brand’s Success on Instagram

Cision

Once you’ve established an Instagram following and garnered a handful of likes for your posts, it’s time to analyze your efforts. While Instagram has yet to include an analytics platform within its app, plenty of third-party tools, free and paid alike, can do the trick.

How to Become Your Brand’s Professional Photographer on Instagram

Cision

Last week, Instagram’s much-anticipated makeover continued. If you plan on incorporating one of Instagram’s borders, think about how much that will take away from the original picture as well. Register for Jenn Herman’s Instagram webinar today!

Your Guide to Instagram Stories

Solo PR Pro

Instagram is more than mouthwatering photos of food and beautiful sun-kissed people with envious abs. In addition to the news feeds, Instagram Stories have exploded in popularity. This infographic from Headway Capital provides a walkthrough of the why and how of using Instagram stories.

Drive Your Brand’s Success With Top Instagram Tactics

Cision

As the fastest-growing social network , Instagram is a must for brands looking to boost their social presence. Before the webinar, Jenn took the time to answer a few of our questions on using Instagram effectively. Q: Is there a way to set up Instagram without a phone?

Too Risky to Unfollow? You Can Now” Instagram Mute Friends You No Longer Want to See

Ron Torossian

Instagram, the visual social platform owned by Facebook, just announced a feature that offers the power to dictate which posts do or don’t show up on a feed. You Can Now” Instagram Mute Friends You No Longer Want to See appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog.

6 Ways to Get More Instagram Followers for Your Business

Cision

A recent bug gave some Instagram accounts as many as 100,000 new followers. Choosing a theme and sticking to it is one way to make your Instagram account a success. Remember, Instagram is all about storytelling. Want even more tips on how to build your Instagram strategy?

Facebook and Instagram for Pharmaceutical Communications: Three Tips for a One-Two Punch

ISEBOX

Pharmaceuticals PR teams are all-too-familiar with both: Facebook, the social media juggernaut you can’t ignore when promoting your brand; Instagram, the fun, kicky image and video sharing network. 500 million people use Instagram each month, sharing 95 million photos and videos per day. It’s how to you use Facebook and Instagram effectively…together. Facebook and Instagram: A Unified Approach. .

Instagram gears up for longer video content

PR Daily

Instagram is looking to replicate a Snapchat feature to capitalize on viewers’ growing hunger for videos. Sources told The Wall Street Journal that Instagram will launch a long-form vertical video feature on June 20, enabling users to post up videos up to an hour long.

Instagram adds soundtrack option to ‘Stories’

PR Daily

A new Instagram feature might be music to certain marketers’ ears. On Thursday, the social media app announced a new feature that enables users to add soundtracks to Instagram Stories. The influx of users to Instagram Stories has highlighted a major opportunity for marketers.

Five B2B Companies Killing it on Instagram

Barokas

As an aspiring social media influencer, I recently found myself in a heated debate about everyone’s favorite time suck, Instagram. At first glance, Instagram is filled with consumers, and consumer brands trying to target those consumers.

How Instagram’s New Features Help Brands Target New Audiences

Cision

With a 66 percent increase in users over the past year, Instagram is essential to visual social media marketing for many businesses…and it recently became more valuable. Last Tuesday, Instagram unveiled major, new features to users in the United States, giving the app a more global feel. Instead of pulling search results solely from your Instagram connections, the Search and Explore pages now include posts from outside your network.

Instagram launches disappearing messages

PR Daily

Now, Instagram has introduced a feature that allows its users to send private messages that disappear after the receiver views them. The move comes just a few months after Instagram added another feature that Snapchat pioneered: Stories.

2 ways to harness new Instagram tools and features

PR Daily

Visuals and videos are becoming more and more important for PR and marketing efforts—and Instagram is a leading platform in that trend. Instagram’s chief recently announced content creators could add videos up to one hour through a new feature called IGTV. Instagram Stories in June hit.

The Real Sarah Evans: Instagram Stories, Tips and Tricks

Social PR Chat

In this interview with Lisa Buyer , she talks tip and tricks for Instagram for business. Instagram for Business. Instagram now allows companies to change their settings and with the flip of a switch, becomes a business page. Speaking of Stories… Instagram Stories.

Integrating Instagram Stories into Social Media Classes

Karen Freberg

We are seeing Instagram become the go-to platform for brands, individuals, and even social media professors. It’s been amazing to see the transformation ( and additions ) of Instagram Stories [here’s a great guide from Hootsuite ] in particular just in the past few months.

Instagram welcomes zoom function

PR Daily

Last week, Instagram launched the newfound ability on Apple devices. Over the past six months, you’ve seen many exciting changes come to Instagram, from a new icon to longer videos and even a new way to share everyday moments with Instagram Stories.

The Social Media Story: Instagram vs. Snapchat

5W PR

How Instagram is shaping 2018 social media trends for brands. Just 17 months was all it took for Instagram’s popular stories feature to rise to the top, attracting over 500 million users daily. This audience automatically made Instagram a notable competitor to Snapchat.

As Instagram launches IGTV, YouTube counterpunches

PR Daily

Instagram wants influencers and creators to bring their content to its popular platform, a new section of its app called IGTV. The Verge reported : Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom said the app was designed to make it easier to find and watch videos on the mobile phone.

7 of the most unique and interesting Instagram brand campaigns in 2015 (so far)

Communications Conversations

Instagram is arguable THE platform for brands right now. According to a SocialBakers survey, Instagram is CRUSHING Twitter in terms of engagement. You’re seeing brands like Nike, Starbucks and Adidas with MASSIVE communities on Instagram.

Instagram reaches 700 million users

PR Daily

Instagram remains one of the world’s fastest growing social media platforms. A company representative told TechCrunch : Growth was driven by a number of factors, including our ability to better connect people with their friends on Instagram.

Instagram Success Metrics for Social Influencer Campaigns

Polaris

I like Instagram. Even if you don’t have an eye for photography (like me), you’ll enjoy Instagram. One of the greatest lures of Instagram is the absence of a bothersome algorithm that prevents you from seeing friends’ photos. Same goes for Instagram.