I love analytics. Call me a nerd. I don’t care. Looking at your blog’s stats is fascinating to me. Learning what works online, is a great way to figure out your success. If you can track what people like, then you can capitalize on that, and do what works best for you are your readers. Using Pinterest analytics is a great way to boost your blog. One area I think we don’t focus on much when it … [Read more...] about How to Use Pinterest Analytics to Boost Your Blog
We all want to grow our Instagram. Every time I ask people in forums and groups and even on my own blog, what do you want help with? The overwhelming response is growing their Instagram. But not just growing it, more and more, people want a way to use it as a tool. Just like with a blog, you put time and effort into something and you’d like to see results, and even make money. And it’s no … [Read more...] about Secrets to a Successful Instagram – FREE 3 Part Workshop
Instagram remains everyone's favorite social media platform. It's fun, interactive, and best of all, it allows bloggers and business owners to connect in totally different ways. On the whole, brands and users have steadily increased sharing. With the added bonus of Instagram Stories you're able to get a real, behind the scenes look at those you follow. What I love, is that it's not just an app … [Read more...] about Why Instagram is the Most Important Tool for a Blog or Business
There is always so much buzz about Instagram. How to grow it, how to get engagement, followers, and how to succeed on Instagram. It seems now everyone is coming up with their own version of a course or tips on how to succeed and as someone who has worked in social media and marketing for forever, a lot of their advice makes me shudder. I think a lot of what we hear about social … [Read more...] about Why Everything You Hear About Growing Your Instagram is Wrong
I remember when I first started using Instagram. It seems like forever ago now. The whole hashtag thing was a bit mysterious to me. I worked in marketing and social media, so I understood that a hashtag could lead people directly to others using the same hashtag. But I didn't quite get how hashtagging would work for me. Oh sure, I used a hashtag here and there. But they were never really … [Read more...] about My Favorite Hashtags to Gain Likes and Organically Grow Your Instagram
Live video is quickly becoming the best way to interact and engage. If you want to have a thriving audience online, you need to include streaming video. A few years ago Snapchat released it’s live chat and video to the world. Like every other trend, teens picked it up first and used it as a way to send sometimes inappropriate pictures and videos that would be safely deleted in 24 hours. Then, we … [Read more...] about Snapchat vs Instagram Stories, Which Should You Use?