Do you really need to make your social media strategy inclusive? Diversity, inclusion, and accessibility in social media aren’t news anymore, it’s the norm. You’re here because you have been paying attention. You know that things have changed, and you want to be a part of it, but you’re not sure exactly what you should be doing. That’s natural. So let’s take a look at how you can create a social media strategy that speaks to the broad range of diverse populations in your community.Continue reading
Instagram is no doubt one of the most popular social platforms on the Internet. It’s not only a place for people to connect with friends and family but also to follow their favorite brands. In fact, 80% of Instagram users follow businesses on Instagram!
This makes it vital for brands to create an Instagram profile to connect with their audience. However, it can be disheartening when you put time, money and countless resources into a social channel that just won’t grow.Continue reading
To create and maintain a popular online social media campaign, it is important to consistently post top-quality, innovative, and intriguing content. Instagram Story takeovers are a great strategy to add to your social media toolbox.
An Instagram takeover is when a user or brand takes control of another user’s Instagram account for a specific period to post their own content. It’s a win-win strategy because both brands or people get exposure and can expand your company’s Instagram account with fresh and engaging posts with user-generated content.Continue reading
When Instagram stories launched in the summer of 2016, it was anyone’s guess if years later it would become an effective channel for brand storytelling. But, surprise – it has!Continue reading
In every market where Instagram Reels has been introduced, statistics show a significant bump in downloads. A huge opportunity not to be missed!Continue reading
Social media is ever-changing especially in 2019. New trends, ideas, rules, and platforms appear each year, requiring marketers to tweak their strategy constantly. Truth be told, the worst thing is to ignore the whisperings of change. It’s essential to be prepared and have a plan for when changes formally launch. Here are a few expected social media trends of 2019 – how will your brand utilize them?Continue reading
Instagram has created a feature much like the stories that we view on Snapchat, Instagram stories. The “story” feature on Instagram has been around for a little over a year now, but many users have yet to try it out. Instagram stories create a new opportunity for businesses to share things about what they do and how they do it. These stories can be used in several different ways to bring new life to your Instagram account.Continue reading
The goal for your company should be to utilize hashtags to the fullest. How to find the perfect hashtag? Hashtags are a huge part of social media marketing, especially now that Instagram has offered users the option to follow hashtags in addition to following other users.Continue reading
Instagram is a world full of discovery, learning, and experimentation. Users try and try again with different approaches to their postings to see which types of posts will receive the most likes or engagement. Did you know that something as simple as the background in your photos could be impacting how many likes that your posts are receiving?Continue reading
So you want to start a social media marketing campaign. Of course, you do! The average person spends nearly two hours (approximately 116 minutes) on social media every day.
That is a total of 5 years and four months over a lifetime – longer than the typical person spends in high school or college. Woah!
This makes social media a big piece of the puzzle of success for businesses and brands – and can be extremely profitable. However, many struggle to understand where to start, and it’s understandable. With countless platforms, posting methods and trends it can feel like you have endless options. We’ve created this handy social media marketing 101 guide to help you learn the basics.Continue reading