Build A Massive Following On Instagram
By using Correctly, Instagram can be a very highly-targeted, and used as a visual advertising channel for your brand. In a recent study, it was discovered that Instagram provides brands with 25% more engagement over other social platforms. This means that Instagram is a prime channel to build your brand for your e-commerce business. Like Facebook or any other social network out there, there are right ways to use it, wrong ways to use it, and clever ways to use it.
Here are some effective points on how to use Instagram to increase engagement and build a massive following.
1. Use The Right Hashtags –
Use of right hashtags for your photos makes it easy for people to find your photos who are searching for those specific terms.
2. Use The Right Filters –
The Instagram community responds to certain photo filters more favorably than others. Using these preferred filters can have an impact on your engagement.
3. Post On The Right Days And Time –
A targeted approach is to analyze what has and has not worked for you in the past. By visiting Icono Square’s optimization section, you can get a detailed analysis of your posting history vs. engagement. This report will also highlight the best times of the day and days of the week to post.
4. Steal Your Competitors Followers –
You can steal your closest competitors’ followers by engaging with them. There are several ways to engage with Instagram users, and predictably, the more work you put in, the more followers and return engagement you’ll get out of it.
5. Sponsored Posts And Product Reviews –
All this optimized posting to your account is great but if you really want to make an impact, you need to post to other, larger accounts in your niche, exposing your brand to a wider audience. you’ll need to make a list of large accounts in your niche. For example, if you sell beauty products, you’ll want to find large accounts from beauty bloggers.
There are hundreds of tools out there that can help you and your Instagram strategy. In this post, I mentioned five key ones help you build your audience and engage them.