Posts tagged as Instagram

IGTV: The future of online video or just another platform phase?

Posted by on the 21st of August 2018 | Comments

Mobile first, it’s the reality of creating content for social in 2018, and with video as the best performing format for content, is a shift to vertical video finally upon us? Video Content Producer Linda Engelbrecht takes a look into Instagram’s recently-launched IGTV.

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Guide to social business: Platforms – Instagram

Anna-Belle Mulder Posted by on the 24th of March 2014 | Comments

According to almost every research company, Instagram is the fastest growing social network in 2013/14. That alone should be reason enough for you to be investing, testing or growing your brand’s presence on the photo-sharing network. That’s the starting point in answering, “why should my brand be on Instagram?” – the knee jerk response when […]

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Instagram is moving (literally)

Posted by on the 21st of June 2013 | Comments

If you download the update you’ll see that you can now choose between photo or video and then (as per normal photo usage) choose filters before you publish.

On face value, from a product development point of view, it makes sense that one of the fastest growing photo editing and sharing social networks would expand their offering.

However…..

I think that Instagram was one of the first apps I downloaded when I upgraded to an iPhone (it’s been around since Oct 2010.) I’m a visual person with a very short attention span so being able to see ‘slice of life’ pics from all over the world was appealing – still is. It’s a true mobile photo sharing and editing app that just works, and stuff looks amazing, what’s not to love?

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Instagram: You’re doing it wrong.

Posted by on the 24th of July 2012 | Comments

I’ve spent the last several months taking advantage of every opportunity to jump on my soapbox and complain about the way people are using certain applications, namely Instagram. My thinking for this blog post is to turn my ranting and raving into something a tad more constructive, and explain what Instagram is and how it should and shouldn’t be used.

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