For the past few weeks I've been trying to create a fun challenge to do on the blog. Why, you ask? Because blog and Instagram challenges are awesome and it's a fantastic way to connect online. Last April I did #30PhotosInBetween Instagram challenge, then last July I did #31PhotosInBetween. I wanted to change it up completely. I've been racking my brain on just how to do it. Then, I went to … [Read more...] about April Instagram Challenge: The #7in7Challenge
I think of this as the age of Instagram. Maybe you feel differently, but I feel Instagram has become THE social media network. Close second is Snapchat. One is very, very filtered and pretty, and about strategy, while the other is unfiltered, kind of weird and quirky. They're both awesome in their own respect. Sweatshirt can be found here January 1st was the end of Taylor and my Instagram … [Read more...] about Favorites from #MyHolidaySpark Instagram Challenge
I don't know about you, but I'm already digging the holiday instagram challenge #MyHolidaySpark. It's nice to just post about anything and I am already blown away by the awesome photos shared. In case you need details read this post, but basically, use the hashtag and have fun! I'll be reposting some of my favorites on he blog and giving away a $50 Starbucks Gift Card + Starbucks cup at the end … [Read more...] about #MyHolidaySpark Favorites
Instagram challenges are the best. You get to find new accounts to follow, it creates a great sense of community and engagement, you feel inspired, and you end up gaining new followers along the way. I've hosted two in the past (#30PhotosInBetween and #31PhotosInBetween) but I found it hard to always stick to the prompts. So when Taylor and I decided to host a holiday Instagram challenge, we knew … [Read more...] about Introducing… #MyHolidaySpark a Holiday Instagram Challenge!
Today is a big day. Well, it was supposed to be the day I left for Nashville, but if you follow me on instagram, you know that's not happening until next weekend. The house wasn't "move in ready", and well...I think the people living there hadn't moved much. We're one to talk. We still have a lot to do. But that will all be taking place today and over the weekend. Then I'll be staying with my … [Read more...] about #31PhotosInBetween Recap + Announcement: Official Instagram Hashtags
The absolute best way to gain and keep followers engaged on instagram is to post consistently. It's not always easy to come up with content or feature a beautiful image each and every day. Joining an instagram challenge (Hint: #PhotosInBetween is going on right now and you can jump in any time!) can help spark your creativity. But what about those days when you have insta block? Insta Block is … [Read more...] about 14 Photo Ideas for Instagram