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
Here is a quick guide on how to remove camera roll white border.
Ready to add a photo or video to your Snapchat story without showing the ‘from camera roll’ white border for iPhones.
This will work for photos or videos you have already taken in the past or ones you have just taken and are on your camera roll.
Continue reading Snapchat tip: How to remove camera roll white border
How to embed a Snapchat story on a website 📱
You have just made a great story on Snapchat (or Instagram) what happens next? If like me you don’t want your story to go to waste, keep reading.
Continue reading Is there a way to embed a Snapchat story on a website? Yes!