Instagram is a smartphone based social network, owed by Facebook and has a millennial age group demographic.
Oh and millennials are the 13 to 25 age group but there are plenty outside that age group using Instagram as a marketing platform.
Like all social media platforms you need to build that good old Know Like and Trust with your audience.
With Instagram you can post your photo to Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr and Foursquare all at the same time.
If you use Instagram for Marketing you cannot put click-able links in your posts, but you can put one in your Bio.
InstaQuote is App for your smart phone that allows you to post quotes on Instagram.
They look good and are easy to do, if you know the quote!
With InstaQuote you can also post to Facebook and Twitter directly so it is a great tool to use from your phone.
InstaQuote provides a range of standard backgrounds, or if you want you can load your own.
You can play with the colors, fonts and alignments so it will always look good.
As with most Apps there is a Free Version and a Pro paid for version.
Upgrade to the paid version unlocks more backgrounds and removes the Instaquote Ad on every image you produce.
Repost is smartphone app that allows you to repost Instagram posts from others.
A bit like retweeting in the Twitter world.
It makes it really easy to share Instagram content into your feed.
Not only can you now share the Love you can share great content and bring value to your audience.
Instagress is a great tool to help you grow your likes, comments and follows on Instagram.
It is a powerful tool that allows you to like and follow user and posts with certain keywords that relate to your niche.
You can also configure comments that the system will use when auto commenting.
But you do have to make sure you put enough comments of your own in there so Instagress doesn't sound like a bot!
The other important thing to remember when using a tool like this is not to go onto Instagram and do your own like, follows and comments while Instagress is doing the same.
Tags for likes is a tool for generating Hastags for your Instagram posts.
It is a smartphone app available for the usual suspects.
You can select a group of hashtags and copy them and then paste into your post on Instagram.
There are several popular categories or you could search for tags based on certain keywords.
This app is very simple to use and allows you to easily add Hashtags to your Instagram posts.
Iconosquare is a web based tool that brings many features to help you grow and manage your Instagram following.
Some of the features are listed below but there is way too much to list here.
It is free to sign up for so go check it out
- A Viewer to see your Instagram feed
- Statistics on how well you are doing
- Manage comments and interactions from your posts
- Promote your Instagram Feed on Facebook and
- Take Part in Contests
Over to You
Do you use Instagram yet? It can be a powerful tool to use for your marketing.
These tools make it easier to use and allow you to post more great content.
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