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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 ...
Instagram stories are an unbeatable way to share your behind-the-scenes stories, your product updates, or even (if your account is verified) a blog post image with a link to the post! You can get creative with Instagram stories with a day-in-the-life stories, a takeover event, or even a mini slideshow.
Promoted Pins are Pinterest ads, which allow you to pay to have your Pin seen by more Pinners. They often perform better than organic Pins, bringing in more clicks, saves, leads, and sales. With new targeting options and vastly-improved dashboard, advertisers are finding success on Pinterest – and sometimes at a steal.
Are the visual search benefits of Pinterest driving customers your way? Hey, we all like more business. I’m Donna Hull, writer and co-owner of My Itchy Travel Feet, The Baby Boomer’s Guide to Travel. If you’ve seen increased website traffic from Pinterest like I have, it’s worth investing time on the platform. But—TIME. There’s never enough of it, especially for busy business owners.
Imagine Instagram as a huge hotel full of guests. Your Instagram profile is just one of millions of rooms somewhere up on the twenty thousandth floor. Sure, your friends may stop in from time to time, but otherwise there’s not much going on. Where do you go to meet new people? Maybe even find new customers? Like any good hotel, Instagram has a ton of common spaces – ballroom ...
In this post, we look at the Pinterest Pins that performed best last June to help you understand what you should be Pinning this month. We analyzed all of the Pins from Tailwind members from June 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.
Do you want to increase your blog’s social media traffic? Would you like to learn how to drive traffic to your long form content with Pinterest? More and more people are creating long form content. The average length of a blog post grew by 19% to 1054 words in 2016. This average length goes up every year.
Pinterest is amazing at driving organic traffic to blogs – tons of it. For many of our members Pinterest the #1 or #2 source of referral traffic to their websites. If you’re a blogger looking to get more traffic to your website, then look no further than Pinterest and these tips from folks successfully driving traffic every day.
Instagram Hashtags are undoubtably one of the most effective ways to get more likes on Instagram. Hashtags help your posts get found by those who aren’t already following you, enabling you to expand your reach faster over time. If you aren’t using hashtags today then you aren’t getting as much engagement on your posts as you could be.
Hashtags seem to be all the rage in social media marketing trends. On Twitter you can use hashtags to talk about trends with people around the globe. On Instagram you can use up to 30 to get discovered by fellow Instagrammers with similar tastes. Now even Facebook has jumped into the hashtag game. With so many other social platforms utilizing them, this raises the big question, ...
According to Instagram’s latest statistics, there are 400 million people using Instagram every day. That’s a lot of eyeballs. So how are you supposed to stand out in that kind of crowd? Many Instagrammers don’t know the secret to more engagement on Instagram – post more often! In a recently study, Tailwind found that Instagram accounts that increased their posting frequency to ...
In this post, we look at the Pinterest Pins that performed best last May to help you understand what you should be Pinning this month. We analyzed all of the Pins from Tailwind members from May 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.
In our original study “How Often Should I Post to Instagram?” we discovered that accounts that increase the number of times they post to Instagram get significantly more likes and comments, more engagement per post, and grow their followers faster! The simple secret to faster growth on Instagram is this: you need to post every single day, minimum.
In this post, we look at the Pinterest Pins that performed best last April to help you understand what you should be Pinning this month. We analyzed all of the Pins from Tailwind members from April 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.
For this original study by Tailwind we took over 100,000 Instagram posts from a three month period and analyzed them to uncover how successful different accounts were when they changed the number of times they post to Instagram each day. We wanted to know how likes growth, follower growth, and engagement rate all change with different posting frequencies.
How much time do you spend searching for the right hashtags for your Instagram posts and tapping them, one-by-one, into your phone screen? Smart Instagram marketers already save time by copying and pasting lists of their most used hashtags from notes on their phone. With Tailwind for Instagram you can now save as many hashtag lists as you’d like right in our app and add them t ...