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.
Usually it works like this. Either you contact or get contacted by the company wanting an Instagram promotion. Depending on the size of the company and budget, they may attach a contract or Instagram ambassador agreement. Companies that are familiar with promotions will often send you an Instagram ambassador promo packages like these:
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.
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?
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.
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?
I recently got a question in regards to verified profiles on Instagram and I thought I would share it with you. Instagram introduced verified badges in December 2014. What this does is eliminate fake pages and allows people more easily find public figures, celebrities and brands they want to follow.
I noticed for my last two posts on Instagram that the top hashtags are not working like usual. From my experience they are usually updated instantly and today is day three.
Do you know your Instagram lingo? If not you are not alone as many new users are having a difficult time getting on the Instagram wagon. This is why I wrote this handy guide to walk you thru the common internet slang used on Instagram so you can start hash-tagging like a pro! So you just joined Instagram and want to learn the language. If your aim is to get more likes and followers on Instagram than please read on...