The Short Life of Instagram’s New Newsfeed Aug 08, 2022

What's Happening

Instagram released a beta test of a new, Tik-Tok-style, full-screen newsfeed, which caused a massive backlash from users. Some of the most-followed accounts online, including a...

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Instagram Allows the Ability to Schedule Reels…Finally! Jul 04, 2022

What's Happening

I don’t usually like to announce new Instagram features before they happen but there was a press release so… seems legit.

Meta announced they are releasing the Reels...

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Instagram Engagement Rates Are Down (And What To Do About It) Jun 27, 2022

What's Happening

Later released its 2022 Instagram Industry Benchmark Report analyzing 63+ million posts from 612,000+ accounts in 30 industries.

The report is a gut check for, arguably, the two...

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ep43 - Get People from Social to Your Website Jun 22, 2022

Are you spending a ton of time creating posts on social media but no one's going to your website? Allison Hardy is here to help!

In this episode, we cover:

What's a funnel and why you need one

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Have Reels Really Taken Over Instagram? Jun 20, 2022

 

What's Happening 

Some new data is out from Later to conclusively declare Reels are now dominating the engagement game on Instagram.

Since Reel’s introduction in August of 2020,...

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Grid Pinning And Other New Reels Features Jun 13, 2022

What's Happening 

Instagram has released several new features recently so I think it’s time for a round up. You can see the announcements here, here and here.

Let’s dig in!

Use it...

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ep42 - Social Trends to Know For June Jun 08, 2022

Trying to grow your social to grow your business, but also struggling with what to post after tragedies hit national news?

Listen in as I cover what you need to know while creating your social...

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The Top Skill To Learn in 2022 Jun 06, 2022

What's Happening 

Social Media Examiner released its 2022 Social Media Marketing Industry Report. Over 2,900 marketers tell you what they’re focusing on this year.

Why does it matter...

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What To Post After A Tragedy May 30, 2022

What's Happening

After a national tragedy strikes like at the Texas elementary school here in the US, it's hard to know the appropriate response for a brand on social media.

Should I address it?...

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ep41 - Your Enneagram Type on Social Media May 25, 2022

How does your Enneagram type affect how you show up on social media as a creator and community builder? Listen in to find out! 

In this episode, we cover:

Each Enneagram type as a leader

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New Template Feature for Instagram May 16, 2022

What's Happening

Instagram quietly launched a new feature in the last couple weeks that could save you hours creating Reels on Instagram!

A “use template” button now appears on Reels...

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Met Gala 2022 Sponsored By Instagram, Kinda May 09, 2022

What's Happening 

So much on the Internet (and frankly in my life) has been heavy lately, so let’s talk about something FUN!

The 2022 Met Gala has been all over social media since...

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