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INSTAGRAM ENGAGEMENT GUIDE part 2


 Part 1 [here] #4    Engage with leads Instagram requires all interactions to be conducted on the Instagram platform. To engage with the account, click word [engage] or the icon or the name of the IG account.  This will open Instagram on your browser.    From here, you can review their feed, or engage with its content

INSTAGRAM ENGAGEMENT GUIDE part 1


  How to build engagement and followers on Instagram Engage to build leads Most accounts have seen a drop in reach and growth of followers.    Building organic engagement is now an important way to grow your presence on Instagram. Instagram rewards content that have good engagement.  When a photo has consistent organic engagements, it increases

HOW A PHOTO REACHES EXPLORE (2)


Part 1 of this article can be found here. Niche The niche of your photo is defined, in part, by the author’s bio, the caption and hashtags of the photo. But the niche is also defined by the types of accounts it is engaging with. These are the accounts that have liked and commented the

HOW A PHOTO REACHES EXPLORE


 Part 2 of this article is here. When your photo is featured on the IG Explore tab, you significantly expand the reach of the post.  More importantly, it gives you exposures to new audience (currently not following you) in your niche.   In effect, making it to Explore is the best free organic reach you can

HASHTAG TRENDING TOP9


HOW TO GET INTO TOP-9 Trending posts Instagram ‘promotes’ nine posts for each hashtag as the trending posts. These posts are displayed on the top of the search results. The post remains there well past its nature shelf life.  This can range from many hours to days.  When a post is trending, it reaches a

HASHTAG SEARCH PERFORMANCE


CAN YOUR POST BE FOUND ? Tracking hashtag performance Tracking the search performance of your hashtags is as important as the initial research.  This will provide you with feedback that will help you balance and optimize your hashtags.  This will also prompt you to refine your hashtag strategy.  It is the process that will ensure

HASHTAG STRATEGY


THINK  NICHE  ! Hashtag strategy Hashtags are used as search words on Instagram. It is the most important tool for you to advertise in your chosen market.     Hashtags are now integrated with Instagram stories.  Your audience can now search your stories by your hashtag.      Planning and selecting the right hashtags will maximize

HOW TO FIND HASHTAGS


HASHTAG IS YOUR NICHE |  Hashtags define your niche The best hashtags are those used in searches by your customers.   Typically your customers search Instagram by keywords that describe a product, or by the names of well-known products.     Influencers and your competitors in your niche may is already be using these hashtags. So your best

CHECK BANNED HASHTAGS


IS MY HASHTAG BANNED ? Hashtags are used in searches on Instagram.  It is the equivalent of search terms in your search engine.  But do you know, some of these search terms are banned on Instagram. These banned hashtags can still be used, but they can not be searched.   In other words, you can still