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Instagram Now Has More Active Users Than Twitter

DigitalStuart
Earlier this week it was announced that Instagram now has more active users than Twitter, with 300 million compared to 271 million. This now means Instagram, both in a personal and business sense, must be taken even more seriously within the social media space.
Instagram Now Has More Active Users Than Twitter

Forget Facebook and Twitter: Time to Start Marketing on Pinterest and Instagram

Chris Horton
When people think of social media marketing for business, they too often apply an either/or mentality when in reality an and/and approach is the right one: for most brands today, social media marketing is more of an ever-growing buffet spread than a pre-selected table d’hôte.
Forget Facebook and Twitter: Time to Start Marketing on Pinterest and Instagram

Make Events Interactive with Twitter and Instagram

Agnes Marylinn
Social networking sites are part of everyone’s life these days. They have managed to impact almost everything that users do. People love to post information, videos, and images from various events in their life on social networking sites. In-fact, event is not considered as an event, till some of its pictures and videos reach Twitter, or Instagram.
Make Events Interactive with Twitter and Instagram

5 Retailers Rocking Instagram

redpepperland
Instagram is the only major social network lacking a click-through mechanism, but it sure has established itself as a game-changer in the retail world. Let's take a look at the retailers that have built communities and how they are doing it on Instagram.
5 Retailers Rocking Instagram

SMT Shorts: Bob Gilbreath on the Pinterest vs. Instagram Debate

carianneking
Bob Gilbreath, Founder of Ahalogy, discussed how B2B companies can use Pinterest, the great Pinterest vs. Instagram debate, and how Pinterest is leaving the follower model behind.
SMT Shorts: Bob Gilbreath on the Pinterest vs. Instagram Debate

8 Business Growth Strategies for Instagram

Warren Knight
Brought by Facebook for $1 billion back in 2012, and has been increasing in business use ever since. To get the most out of Instagram, here are 8 business growth strategies to help you manage your Instagram account.
8 Business Growth Strategies for Instagram

The Instagram Rule of 11 and Beyond

DouglasSMF
The Instagram Rule of 11 is a fairly arbitrary threshold by which a post’s success is judged. It arises from a simple fact of design on the Instagram app; when a post on the photo-sharing site is liked eleven times, the app stops displaying the individual names of those who have liked it and shows only the number.
The Instagram Rule of 11 and Beyond

4 Ways Hotels Can Leverage Instagram for Marketing

Ray Wang
Image-driven platforms such as Instagram have given brands excellent opportunities to show the amazing product or service they offer. Hotels are a great example of businesses that can benefit tremendously from these platforms because they can capture the experiences visitors have at their hotels and share the images with their online audiences.
4 Ways Hotels Can Leverage Instagram for Marketing

Xpire Turns All Social Media Ephemeral

DouglasSMF
Ephemerality is the big social media buzz-word at the moment. With Snapchat being valued at $10 billion, and Facebook and Instagram both launching their own versions of the self-destructing photo and text messaging app, it’s clear that as much as people love having something to say, they don’t want it hanging around forever.
Xpire Turns All Social Media Ephemeral

The Best Hyperlapse Videos

dneisser
Hyperlapse is a powerful new companion app to Instragram that in the right hands can create amazing time-lapsed videos. Here are 4 suggestions on how to make some magic with Hyperlapse.
The Best Hyperlapse Videos