Instagram is currently testing many new features. One of the most exciting being a regram button on Instagram Currently Facebook has a "share" button while Twitter has a “retweet” buttons for in-app sharing of content, Instagram users have had to resort to using third party apps to repost content. This will improve the process of sharing images and videos on Instagram.
On Tuesday, Instagram the popular photo sharing app announced that users will now be able to follow specific hashtags on Instagram. What does this mean to you? You can now follow hashtags that interest you the same as they would follow a user profile.
Did you know that you can now archive expired stories on Instagram? This is a new update that Instagram recently introduced. All stories will now be automatically saved into a new private stories archives which lets users experience them again.
As we know, the year is coming to an end and Instagram users have started posting their "#bestnine2017" collages. 2017bestnine.com is a site that creates these collages. Simply type in your username into the Instagram ID box on the site. You don't have to login and the website will automatically find the nine most liked Instagram pictures posted this year.
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:
Do you want to keep track of your followers on Instagram? There are many apps for both android and iphone that are not affiliated with Instagram that will help you do this. I have complied a list of the best ones to use:
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.
Can Instagram be the single biggest opportunity for social media marketing next year? Instagram has been the one social platform that hasn't been making too much noise in comparison to Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter. Instagram's consistency is what has made it the fastest growing platform. This Instagram infographic created by MDG Advertising proves why marketers worldwide should be incorporating Instagram into their marketing budgets.
Did you know that according to recent Instagram blog post, people miss on average 70 percent of their feeds. With rapid growth within the last two years, it is becoming more difficult to keep up with your Instagram feed. What does this mean to you? You may be missing posts because they are getting buried in your feed. Instagram wants to show you the moments that you care about most to improve your Instagram experience. How does this look like?