#ChatGram June 2017 Recaps

  #ChatGram June 2017 Recaps June 2017 marked a new exciting time for me because I launched my very own Twitter chat, #ChatGram, The Only Twitter Chat About Instagram. After poking for a while I discovered there wasn't an active Twitter chat about Instagram, I was shocked. With already so many Twitter chats out there dedicated to other aspects of social media marketing (Twitter, Snapchat, blogging, and etc) I wandered if there was even a demand. After doing some research there seem...
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Instagram December 2016 Updates

DECEMBER 2016 INSTAGRAM UPDATES Howdy Folks! Well, it looks like Instagram wanted to end 2016 with a bang with all of the updates and new features they have been rolling out over the last month. It's important to note that some of these haven't been fully rolled out yet, but they will be in the coming weeks. INSTAGRAM LIVE! I wanted to begin with the biggest new feature release and that is Instagram Live! When you go into Instagram Stories, there is now a Live component within Stories....
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Social Media Autobots

Social Media Autobots, I Hate Them All right folks, let's get real for a moment because I am going to have a heart-to-heart with y'all. I am going to be blunt here, I hate social media autobots. Yup, I hate them, hate them with a passion. If I see you using them, I will call you out on it. I even highlighted this in a past Instagram post. With that blunt statement now out of the way, some of you might be asking, what the bleep is a social media autobot? A social media autobot is autom...
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Instagram Account Push Notifications

  Instagram Account Push Notifications When Should You Really Use Them? One of the hot items since the announcement of the Instagram algorithm, is account post push notifications. There has been much fear and uneasiness of the algorithm, that it’s going to be like Facebook algorithm, which is notorious for not allowing you to see all of your friends/family/page posts. This fear of missing out posts, helped to spread the viral post of turning on account post push notifications, on Mar...
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Instagram Algorithm

Instagram Algorithm My First Week Observations I know, I know, I know, someone posting another piece on the dreaded Instagram algorithm. The Instagram universe has been in an uproar since the announcement that it is changing the feed from a chronological order to an algorithm based feed, where a computer program sorts your feed into the order it thinks you will like. There has been much uneasiness since the announcement. This uneasiness probably helped fuel the fire on March 29th 2016, the...
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