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Boom! Instagram update shocker today as Instagram added the ability to add multiple images and videos into one Instagram post. Wow! Image courtesy of Instagram They didn’t give these new posts a name in the Instagram update – they are like carousel posts or slide shows. This new Instagram update is very much like Facebook Carousel posts and ads which perform very well on Facebook.
I’ve made my fair share of hiring mistakes over the years. In past jobs I’ve hired (and eventually had to fire) incompetents, slackers, and one seething gentleman whose eye twitched whenever he got angry. I’ve gotten better at hiring though, especially since I joined Tailwind. Of all of the places I’ve worked, Tailwind has the strongest hiring ethos, and the best results to show for it.
If you’ve spent any time on Pinterest, you know that it’s all about beautiful Pinterest Pins. If you’re like many Pinners, you’ve spent more time looking than you have adding your own original content. It has been reported that up to 80% of the pins you see on Pinterest are repins. Given all of the beautiful images and useful information that can be found on Pinterest its eas ...
Hashtags on Instagram? Use them or bag it? That’s the question that Instagrammers face each time they post a photo on Instagram. Maybe you want to use hashtags on Instagram but you’re not sure why or how to use them? This article will help with those questions and give you a solid plan to move forward using hashtags on Instagram.
Building on Pinterest’s Buyable Pins and visual search “Pinterest developed new experimental technology that, for the first time ever, is capable of seeing the world the way you do. Now there’s a way to discover ideas without having to find the right words to describe them first. Pinterest Lens is a new way to see things from real life and bring them online.
We love our members. We love learning about what they’re passionate about. We love hearing comments and suggestions about our tool (in fact, that helps plan our roadmap). We just really love getting to know them. And now we want to share the love. Current Tailwind Members: Until the end of February we are offering double referral credit to all users help you share the love! W ...
What’s a feature account, you ask? An Instagram feature account is a grass-roots community term used by Instagrammers for accounts that are created by sourcing content using a hashtag. Successful feature accounts are carefully curated masterpieces honed to perfection by their account owners. Let’s look at what it takes to start and maintain a powerful Instagram feature account.
In this original study compiled by Tailwind for Instagram we analyzed over 60,000 Instagram posts and discovered all kinds of new statistics that will help you to hold successful Instagram contests that get more likes and comments than your regular posts and get you additional followers. What we discovered may shock you.
Are you posting on a regular basis on Instagram? Sharing interesting, fun content but wanting to really get to the next level with your Instagram account? The next step is to plan your Instagram feed to rock the grid. When you’re on an Instagram profile, you”ll see nine photos on your smartphone. These nine photos make up “the grid” as Instagrammers call it.
Do you have a question about Tailwind for Instagram? Well, we have an answer. Since the launch of our Instagram scheduling tool, we’ve heard a lot of excitement and a lot of questions. In this post we go over the 10 most commonly asked questions about Tailwind for Instagram. If your question is still unanswered just let us know in the comments! 1.
In this post, we look at the Pinterest Pins that performed best last February to help you understand what you should be Pinning this month. We analyzed all of the Pins from Tailwind members from February of last year and Pinned the ones that received the most Repins to our 11 “trends” boards – one board for each of the 11 most popular Pinterest categories.
Here at Tailwind we’re big proponents of using our tools, or as it’s known in software development, “eating our own dog food”. For us this means knowing exactly how our tools work, what could be improved, where pain points are, and how to use Tailwind most effectively. The recent launch of Tailwind for Instagram is no exception.
Some small businesses explode on Instagram, packing on followers by the thousand. In this blog post we look at some of the fastest growing accounts from Tailwind’s 100,000 members on the hunt for tips to help you grow too your following. If you own or market a small business you’re probably familiar with the struggle to grow your Instagram follower count.
More Engagement on Instagram With Less Effort Posting to Instagram consistently can be a real headache. As we researched how bloggers and marketers are going about managing their Instagram accounts today we discovered some startling inefficiencies and major headaches. Tailwind for Instagram sets out to help solve the three biggest issues that Instagram marketers face.
In this post, we look at the Pinterest Pins that performed best last January to help you understand what you should be Pinning in the New Year. We analyzed all of the Pins from Tailwind members from January of last year and Pinned the ones that received the most Repins to our 11 “trends” boards – one board for each of the 11 most popular Pinterest categories.
Social media marketing is only getting more important for modern marketers and bloggers. But how do you wrangle it into something manageable, cut through all the chaos and create a little order? Enter Tailwind’s 2017 Pinterest and Instagram content calendars. These free printable Instagram and Pinterest calendars help you to get your content ready for every seasonal trend a ...
Jillian Leslie loves her job, she comes alive when she talks about it. In one sense her job is one long party: every day her website CatchMyParty.com is the destination for thousands of people sharing and planning parties, and she gets to help them do it. Her big marketing secret, although she doesn’t make much of a secret of it, is Pinterest.
Professional Instagram marketers will tell you that they can usually tell in the first five minutes whether an Instagram post will perform well or not – whether that post will fly, or die. The Instagram algorithm favors posts that get a lot of likes and comments quickly, and it shows those post to more of the account’s followers, and potentially in the “top posts” section of hashtag feeds.