Photographer Stephen Shore brings Instagram to the MoMA

 Stephen Shore made a name for himself shooting classic Americana mundanity in the 70s, evolving his work from automatic cameras to large-format cameras, using both color and black and white, and continuing to adapt in the age of digital photography, digital printing and social media. Obviously, the advancement of smartphone camera technology and the ease […]

Seven Savvy Tips for the Most Viral Types of Instagram Content

Those who consistently score likes, comments, and engagement with their Instagram posts aren’t doing so by accident. By understanding the ins and outs of Instagram’s most popular types of posts, you can fine-tune your own content strategy. Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

The Complete Guide to Advertising on Instagram

So you’re running paid search and display ads through Google, you’re advertising on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and even some niche industry-related social sites. Perhaps you’re even running some guerilla advertising campaigns, or commercials through NPR. But for some strange reason, you dismissed Instagram, unsure if it would yield ROI. Well, I’m here to inform you […]

Instagram Stories adds no-frills photo-only posting from mobile web

 Instagram really wants the developing world on Stories. They won’t be able to use Instagram’s augmented reality masks or share videos, but starting today mobile web users can post to Instagram Stories. Previously, mobile web users could only view Stories, which have to be created in Instagram’s native apps. But now users can snap photos, […]

Instagram thinks you might want to follow hashtags just like you do people

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could follow a hashtag on Instagram? It would, wouldn’t it? We’re glad you think so, because the Facebook-owned app is reportedly testing a new feature that’ll let you do just that. SEE ALSO: Which phone takes the best portrait photos: iPhone X, Pixel 2, or Note 8? Twitter user […]

Imagining Instagram: Stories-first

 Time spent by people watching Instagram Stories — which is temporary sharing with private replies — could someday significantly surpass time spent in the Instagram Feed, which is the permanent stream of photos and videos with comments. Although numbers comparing sharing and time spent between Stories and Feed are not available, there’s more to be […]

Instagram thinks you might want to follow hashtags just like you do people

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could follow a hashtag on Instagram? It would, wouldn’t it? We’re glad you think so, because the Facebook-owned app is reportedly testing a new feature that’ll let you do just that. SEE ALSO: Which phone takes the best portrait photos: iPhone X, Pixel 2, or Note 8? Twitter user […]

Amazon expands its Influencer Program to include Twitter and Instagram, in addition to YouTube

 Amazon is expanding its Influencer Program beyond YouTube to also include Twitter and Instagram, the company announced on Thursday. First launched into beta earlier this spring, the program initially targeted YouTube stars by offering them a way to make money from the products they promoted in their videos through an affiliate-like relationship with Amazon. Many […]

Instagram could let you follow hashtags soon

 Instagram is testing a new feature with a small fraction of its user base. As spotted by Pippa Akram and The Next Web, some users can now search for a hashtag and follow this tag in particular. Ok this is new. What does this do @SimonSocialMM @BizPaul @NatalieTFG any ideas? I've followed 2 but can't […]

Marketing Day: Instagram news, holiday personalization strategies & Twitter’s ad subscription program

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips