Instagram is the new social media platform for discovering new talent. Everyone from models, actresses, makeup artists to music video costars were discovered by both brands and celebrities this year. Established models like Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner with millions of followers and counting are proof of this. Instagram is a perfect platform to get discovered as a designer, artist, or model.
Since Instagram is accessed primarily on mobile devices this can be tricky to determine since users can take a quick peek at their Instagram feed at anytime and anywhere. This makes it harder to determine viewing and interaction habits vs other social networking sites. Take into consideration these two major factors that will affect your own best time to post:
Here is a Q& A with our founder of Instafamed Paulina (@sheispaulina): Hi Paulina, how long did it take you to get almost a million Instagram followers? I joined Instagram two years ago. When I first joined I had no idea what Instagram was really about and didn't post often. After a year I really started to be active on Instagram and posted more frequently. At this point more followers started to engage with me and it was sort of a "domino effect" from there.
Just in time for the Super Bowl, Instagram announced that they were rolling out 60 second video ads. Drake and t mobile collaborate for Instagram ad The maximum video length for video ads was 30 seconds previously, which changed from 15 seconds in September.
Instagram has skyrocketed to over 300 million monthly active users in the last five years. Did you know that Instagram has a much higher engagement ratio in comparison to other social networks? In fact Instagram's ratio of interactions to followers was 140 times greater than Twitter according to Forrester research. How can you participate in the conversation on Instagram?
As Instagram celebrates it's fifth birthday and over 400 million followers Tuesday, they confirmed top five accounts for the first time. Congrats to Taylor Swift for being number one and reaching 49.7 million followers on Instagram.
I find it ironic that people think that "social" media is like a fax machine. When in reality social media is the farthest thing from a fax machine (not to mention from different eras!) its all about being SOCIAL and starting the communication on Instagram.
Even with large amounts of followers on Instagram– this doesn’t always mean you will have an active page. Some of your followers on Instagram are following hundreds if not thousands of other accounts that could be similar to yours. What does this mean to you?
So you have just joined Instagram. Now what? You are eager and ready to show the Instagram world your photo skills only to notice that you are getting very little activity on your totally awesome photos... Why? Well it must be your lucky day as I have some tips that are very easy to implement… Continue reading How to get more likes on Instagram?
Guess what? Instagram top post hashtags are back and running like normal. Did anyone else experience problems with Instagram hashtags over the last couple of days? If so what did you notice?