Instagram For Business

  • Full-Screen Ads Coming to Instagram Stories; Insights, Too

    … Instagram announced that Instagram Stories has reached 150 million daily active users, and those users will soon start seeing full-screen ads. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network also revealed the rollout of Stories insights within its Business Tools. Instagram Stories launched last August and reached the 150 million DAU mark…

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  • How Instagram Users Shop for Tech Products

    … With CES 2017 firing on all cylinders, Instagram did some research on how its users discover, learn about and buy tech products. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network said in an Instagram for Business blog post that 66 percent of respondents to its survey indicated interest in shopping via their smartphones—1.7 times higher than…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook How To's- 23 readers -
  • Instagram Users Can Finally Save Posts

    … to a private tab on users’ profiles, visible only to them. Facebook has allowed users to save posts since July 2014. Instagram added in an Instagram for Business blog post: For Instagrammers stumbling upon a business they want to remember, a new product they like or a memorable ad, they can now keep track of favorite posts right from their profile. Instagram users: What are your thoughts on this update? …

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  • Instagram Adds Live Video, Disappearing Photos and Videos

    …. Meanwhile, disappearing photos and videos for friends and groups via Instagram Direct will begin rolling out globally Monday, and Instagram said in its blog post that Instagram Direct now has 300 million monthly active users, up from 80 million last year. Instagram provided the following instructions for creating and viewing disappearing photos…

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  • Instagram Adds Vertical Format for Photo, Video Ads

    … By David Cohen on Nov. 11, 2016 - 3:10 PM Advertising on Instagram has gone vertical. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announced in an Instagram for Business blog post Friday that brands can now create photo and video ads in the vertical format, with up to a four-to-five aspect ratio. Instagram provided examples…

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  • Instagram Tops 500,000 Advertisers

    … September, and it said some 1 billion actions have been taken on Instagram ads to date. Instagram said in an email to SocialTimes that the top five countries in terms of ad adoption are: U.S. Brazil U.K. Australia Canada And the top five verticals are: Consumer packaged goods E-commerce Retail Entertainment Technology Instagram added…

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  • Instagram Tweaking Call-to-Action Button, Video Link Ads

    … Instagram will roll out four advertising tweaks over the next month—three related to its call-to-action button and the fourth having to do with video link ads. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network said in an Instagram for Business blog post that it discovered via studies that its call-to-action button was not capturing…

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  • How to Boost Your Brand With Instagram for Business

    … is a contact button that, when tapped, pulls up the options to call, send an email or get directions to the business. By selecting the Get Directions button, your business location shows up on a map, so the consumer can navigate to your business or find its proximity to them. Categories have also been added to the business profiles. Categorization…

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  • Instagram Primes Advertisers for Rio 2016

    … mobile devices while watching sports on television, and two-thirds will likely seek Olympics-related news, stories and content on Instagram and Facebook. GfK also found that 60 percent of Instagram users consume drinks while watching sports, and 64 percent consume snacks, which opened the door for one of the official sponsors of Rio 2016, Brazilian…

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  • Instagram Tops 500 Million Monthly Active Users, 300 Million Per Day

    … Instagram announced that it has topped 500 million monthly active users and 300 million daily active users, more than doubling in size over the past two years. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network said in an email to SocialTimes that more than 95 million photos and videos are shared each day, and it totals some 4.2 billion likes…

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  • Instagram Introduces Business Profiles, Analytics, Promoted Posts

    … Instagram’s confirmed its worst-kept secret: the launch of business profiles, analytics and the ability to boost posts. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announced in an Instagram for Business blog post that the tools for businesses will launch in the U.S. starting in June, with Australia and New Zealand to follow shortly…

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  • Instagram Partner Program Adds Media Buying Specialty

    … Instagram announced the addition of a media buying specialty to its Instagram Partner Program, joining ad tech, community management and content marketing. SocialCode and Resolution Media are Instagram’s initial expert partners in the media buying specialty, which is currently available only in the U.S., with plans to expand it to other…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Content- 22 readers -
  • Instagram Video Carousel Ads Now Available to All Advertisers

    … Instagram announced earlier this month that it was beta-testing the addition of video to carousel ads, and the feature was made available to all advertisers Friday. Carousel ads on Instagram can contain up to five elements—videos and photos—with videos capped at 60 seconds. Instagram said in an Instagram for Business blog post announcing…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 19 readers -
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