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

Pushing the Limits on Instagram in 2018

Social PR Chat

Join the Instagram party and be sure to know your limits. Instagram limits can be deceiving and rewarding. Ready to get the most out of Instagram for your brand? Join the crowd of about 1 billion others who made Instagram the fastest growing social network in history.

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.

How To Create Awesome Content with Instagram’s New “Collections”

Cision

Instagram recently announced a new feature informally named “collections” that allows users to aggregate ten photos or videos into one post. In the Instagram app, the post appears as a swipeable gallery effectively linking sets of related photos and videos for easy consumption.

10 Pro Tips for Instagram

Cision

“In an effort to cut through the noise that will come with Instagram’s new advertising push, brands need to adopt a more strategic approach to their investment in social media. There’s no explanation on how to use Instagram for promoting a business.” instagram.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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 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!

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?

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?

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.

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 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 API Changes: What’s the Real Story?

TrendKite

If you work in communications or social media, you've probably heard about the changes to the Instagram API.there's been a lot going on

Why aren’t more brands using Instagram Stories?

Communications Conversations

Because the stats lay out a pretty compelling case for consideration right now: The coveted millennial audience increasingly spends a lot of time on Instagram. Instagram trends younger–59% of those ages 18-29 use the platform and 33% of those 30-49 use it.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

Should You Use Instagram Story or Snapchat? [Infographic]

Solo PR Pro

Instagram recently released Instagram Stories, a feature that is very similar to Snapchat. Living the Life instagram snapchat Social media social media marketing

What’s the best Instagram reposting app?

Communications Conversations

What are the two biggest challenges for brands just starting with Instagram? Most brands don’t have a ton of Instagram-ready visuals just sitting around. At the same time, it’s tough to build a community from the ground up on Instagram.

5 New Instagram Features You Need To Know About

Cision

Instagram has the highest engagement of any social network and has eclipsed all social networks (not named Facebook) in monthly active users. For social platforms, THIS is the impetus for a lot of change, and Instagram is no exception.

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.

Instagram letting users download data, unveiling other features

PR Daily

Does your organization have great photos on Instagram that could be used for other PR efforts? Until now, Instagram hasn’t offered tools to download photos from its database, forcing users to share a given Instagram post or find other visuals for their campaigns.

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 offers text-only posts

PR Daily

Enter a new way to make text more appealing: Instagram’s text posts. Instagram (@instagram) February 1, 2018. Just as with other Instagram Stories (and with Snapchat Stories), the posts will disappear 24 hours after you publish them. Also, I like 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.

How to Make Awesome Instagram Posts on Desktop

Cision

It’s no secret that Instagram has one of the highest engagement rates of any social media platform. Additionally, Instagram achieved 700 million monthly active users last month. How to Post to Instagram from your Computer. What are the attributes of a good Instagram image?

Pinterest Versus Instagram: Which One is Best For Your Brand?

Polaris

I recently spoke with the director of marketing for a popular food brand who told me her organization was debating the pros and cons of Pinterest versus Instagram. Pinterest and Instagram are great ways for organizations to connect with customers. Who’s on Instagram?