Category Archives: Instagram

Social Media Cheat Sheet [Infographic]

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This amazing social media cheat sheet infographic is from our friends over at OnBlastBlog.com This year, don't just follow trends; stay ahead of the pack instead. Go beyond Facebook and Instagram, and get to know these up-and-coming platforms... Snapchat A big hit for personal use in 2016, so business is taking interest. As many as 60% of smartphone users are on Snapchat, resulting in 10 billion video views daily for Snaps as opposed to Facebook's 8 billion. Wanelo  Imagine all the stores Read more [...]

[Infographic] Ad Specs for Facebook and Instagram

Ad Specs for Facebook and Instagram
Webpage FX created “The Latest Ad Specs for Facebook, Instagram (Infographic)” examining objectives for both social networks, providing immediately actionable steps to increase social media engagement. For example, there are 3 ways to encourage Clicks to Website: In a Facebook Ad, show one 1200 x 628 image with 20% text. In an Instagram Ad, show one 1080 x 1080 image with a link that has no more than 20 text characters. In a Facebook Ad, use the Facebook Carousel option which allows Read more [...]

Science of Posting on Social Media Infographic

science of posting on social media
Thanks for our friends over at Adweek for compiling this data on the science of posting on social media and putting it into this beautiful and understandable  infographic. Recent studies have shown that the best number of tweets to send out per day is 3. To get the most engagement out of your tweets, you should tweet between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The worst time to tweet is any day after 8 p.m. These findings aren’t surprising if you think about it. Social media users Read more [...]

Become an Instagram Guru

Become an Instagram Guru
This week's infographic is stuffed full of amazing tips and hints to get you Instagram account working to bring you leads and sales. Thanks to Infographicsposters.com for this great Instagram infographic. Did you know that Instagram has the youngest users? 90% of their users are under the age of 35. It’s become wildly popular since its release in 2010. Use Instagram to communicate your message visually. Showcase your products Establish your brand identity Use hashtags to create Read more [...]

What I’m Thankful For About Social Media

What I’m Thankful For About Social Media
As those of us in the United States stop and celebrate our Thanksgiving holiday, I thought it would be neat to have some of my friends and colleagues in social media contribute to a “Thanksgiving” post with a unique focus. Often we reflect on things we are thankful for in the realms of family and health. My question posed to this group was to reflect specifically on social media. Social Media was not an “industry” 7 years ago, and now is a central component of online marketing. Read more [...]

Instagram Stats

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Instagram is swiftly becoming a hugely influential social network for businesses. Here's a quick look at why: It has 300 million users, with 75 million users checking in daily. That accounts for 20% of Internet users! 51% of users are male and 49% female. The largest user base age range is between 16 and 24, with 41% of users. 35% of users are between 25 and 34, 17% between 35 and 44, 6% between 45 and 54, and 2% between 55 and 64. About 70 million photos are posted on Instagram every Read more [...]

How to Use Instagram for Business

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Have you heard all the buzz about Instagram? Does that have you wondering how to use Instagram for business? In this infographic from DesignInfographics.com you'll learn how to use Instagram for your business. When most people think of Instagram, they probably think of selfies, kids pics or the neighbor's vacation. It's also great to use as a business tool. Instagram is perfect to show prospective clients your products, the production process and the faces behind the product. Share Read more [...]

How to Create a Killer Instagram Strategy

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With 300 million monthly uses, Instagram is a force in the social media world. How can you take advantage of all those eyeballs on Instagram? This infographic will certainly help you flesh out an Instagram strategy that's successful in getting traffic back to your website. Instagram Facts The 300 million monthly users post 70 million photos and videos daily which get 2.5 billion likes daily. Instagram user are young, and it looks like as people get older their preferred viewing devices are Read more [...]

7 Steps to Getting your Brand’s Instagram off the Ground

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With an incredible 300 million users, Instagram has fast become one of the best platforms to tell your brand's story. The simple notion of taking a picture, adding a nice filter and sharing it with the world has quickly turned into a $35 billion idea. And it's so successful that this social network sees an impressive 60 million photos uploaded to it every single day. Content marketing has really taken off in the past 5 years, and Instagram offers the perfect platform to share your content. Read more [...]

Restaurants and Instagram: 4 Examples of Instagram Marketing Done Right

Today’s restaurant owners possess incredible resources that weren’t available even a decade ago – social media channels! Social media helps the owners share info about his or her restaurant, creates an ‘in club’ community for customers who are already loyal, and provides extra means of communicating a restaurant’s message to a broader audience. Plus, it’s inexpensive!  Restaurants can, if they so choose, spend extra money on networks like Facebook to expand your audience via targeted Read more [...]