One of the best platforms to establish yourself as a thought leader or an expert in your niche is through blogging. Writing a blog pushes you to be a better communicator. You have to plan and strategize on how the idea or message you have can be communicated in a way that your audience can … More 5 TIPS TO AN AWARD WINNING BLOG : Lessons from Afua Rida winner of Glitz Africa Fashion Blog of the Year 2015
On August 2nd, Instagram made an announcement which turned the Internet upside down: “Today, we’re introducing Instagram Stories, a new feature that lets you share all the moments of your day, not just the ones you want to keep on your profile. As you share multiple photos and videos, they appear together in a slideshow … More 7 ways to leverage Instagram Stories for your brand/business
Instagram has introduced a new look. The icon and app designs have been updated. The new icon represents a simpler camera with a rainbow in gradient form. Instagram also announced updated icons for their other creative apps: Layout, Boomerang and Hyperlapse. In addition, improvements have been made to how the app looks on the inside. The simpler design puts more focus … More Instagram’s new look!
Scrolling through Instagram the past few days, I see some popular Instagram accounts are urging their followers to select “Turn On Post Notifications” to ensure that they “don’t miss out on their posts”. What is causing this “fear and panic”? Instagram plans to start testing a new, non-chronological timeline (like Facebook and Twitter). It will … More The Instagram Algorithm is upon us!
INSTAGRAM DIRECT: SPAMMERS’ HEAVEN OR MARKETERS’ PARADISE On December 12th 2013, Instagram announced the introduction of a direct messaging feature they labelled Instagram Direct. This added feature allows users to send private text, photos and videos to individuals or a group of up to 15 people (Figure 1). Figure 1 This new addition has … More USING INSTAGRAM DIRECT FOR BUSINESS