Make the most of the new Instagram story font options, to create engaging text stories.
Recently Instagram added a collection of new fonts that can be used in stories rather than just the single font that could be used before, this post will explain the different Instagram story font options available, how to combine them and how to make interesting stories with just text and gifs. Continue reading Instagram Story Font Options – How to make eye-catching text based stories
Practical Tools for Snapchat and Instagram Creators
More than ever brands, businesses and creators are realising the importance and marketing benefits of producing quality story content, especially after introduction of Instagram Stories Highlights.
From smooth shots, to creative artwork and unique angles these 6 gadgets will help you create cinematic and unique video content for Snapchat and Instagram Stories. Continue reading Story Making Tools for Snapchat and Instagram Creators
What are Instagram Stories Highlights?
Instagram Stories Highlights were introduced back in December along with the Story Archives which saves your Instagram stories automatically within the app. These two features go hand in hand to increase the shelf life of stories and are great tools for brands to be able to promote and showcase their content more easily and attract new followers. Continue reading How to use Instagram Stories Highlights for your Business
Want to give a little more life to your Snapchat or Instagram stories by adding music?
This post will give you all the information you need to add music to your story so it can turn out something like below. All from your iPhone. Continue reading How to add music to your Snapchat stories.
The fashion industry has flourished like no other on Instagram. Through perfectly curated and filtered photos, clever use of aesthetic, targeted ads and now with the Instagram stories, they have really made Instagram almost their second home.
With millions of followers on their accounts, Instagram is well and truly a top priority channel. After the introduction of stories over a year ago, the fashion industry’s love affair with Instagram has continued to grow. Continue reading Best Fashion Brands on Instagram Stories
Instagram stories have been going from strength to strength since launching just over a year ago, proving that blatantly copying Snapchat was the right risk to take. Unsurprisingly, this move has led to beauty and makeup brands flocking to Instagram stories. These brands have become avid users of stories, mastering the feature with innovative & creative videos with most accounts posting daily, keeping their millions of followers engaged. Continue reading Best Beauty Brands on Instagram Stories
In a world of apps, Instagram looks to be leading 🏁
… my guess is that Facebook will not need to keep closing in on Snapchat & the story format as Snapchat will naturally move away itself to focus more on chat / hardware and a new type of discover think “mobile tv”. Leaving Instagram with a stronghold over ephemeral stories along with Snappd being the place to watch the best stories after 24 hours.
The quote above is from a post back in March by our co-founder. In the months since the features released by both Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook do resemble these predictions that were made. Continue reading Should you be making Instagram or Snapchat stories?
Below is a comparison of all the football teams in the Premier League and their follower counts on Instagram. These figures are correct as of the start of October 2017 after each team have played 7 matches.
Continue reading Premier League teams with the most Instagram followers
You can now use polls in Instagram stories! Instagram has just launched a new interactive poll sticker for stories that lets you easily get feedback from your audience.
Check out the image below to see how easy it is to use the poll sticker!
Continue reading How to use polls in Instagram stories
Mobile video is booming!
Video and in particular mobile video, is the fast growing type of content & is dominating the social platforms with Facebook’s algorithm even prioritising this format – and it’s not hard to see why. As more and more traffic is from mobile devices, captivating your audience in a fully immersive vertical format is key. Continue reading How to add Instagram stories on your website automatically