A huge new survey shows that teens are bullied most on Instagram and Facebook

 According to British anti-bullying organization Ditch The Label’s new annual survey, Instagram is the network of choice for cyberbullies in 2017 with Facebook close behind. This year’s survey collected results from 10,020 people between the ages of 12 and 20, making for a respectably robust data set that sheds some light into the damaging phenomenon […]

Useful Webinars for Brands on Instagram

A list of upcoming webinars for marketers and brands on Instagram.  Social Media Today RSS

How to hide who you’re stalking on Instagram

There’s no shame in admitting that you stalk people on Instagram — we all do. But you don’t always want anyone who grabs your phone to see who you’ve been stalking. So, here’s the complete guide to hiding who you stalk on Instagram.  SEE ALSO: How to banish ads from your Instagram feed Clear search […]

Digital Marketing News: Short Attention Spans, Instagram Retargeting and LinkedIn Notifications

The Short Attention Span Solution for Marketers (Hint: It’s Email) [Infographic] Email subscribers are spending more time reading the emails they receive. This infographic looks at email analytics over the past 6 years, and includes statistics and research on how email has evolved, how consumers interact with email and tips to optimize your emails for […]

Restaurant brings in Instagram kits so you can nail your #foodporn shots

Making your avocado toast pop on Instagram requires a unique formula that isn’t always possible to achieve. But, one London restaurant is offering “foodie Instagram packs” so diners can up their #foodporn game.  SEE ALSO: Instagrammers are staging fake camping pictures, and this account is calling them out The free kits contain a portable LED […]

How to Use MailChimp’s Instagram Ad Integration

Marketing automation platform MailChimp recently announced that Instagram ads can now be purchased, created, and managed right from your MailChimp dashboard. With email being 40% more effective than Facebook and Twitter marketing combined, MailChimp wondered – what if we combined the best of both worlds? MailChimp already unveiled their Facebook Ads integration earlier this year […]

Snapchat or Instagram Stories: Which is Better for Your Business?

Snapchat versus Instagram Stories – which is better for your brand? Here’s an overview of the key considerations. Social Media Today RSS

Instagram Adds Video Replies to Stories, Increases Pressure on Snapchat

Instagram has added the ability to reply to Stories content with a photo or video. Social Media Today RSS

You can now reply to Instagram Stories with photos and video

 Instagram has updated its Stories feature with the ability to reply to stories with either photos or video. This means you can use all the creative tools found in the Instagram camera, including filters, Boomerang, rewind and stickers to show the original poster exactly how your really feel about what they’re sharing. The replies feature […]

7 Proven Hacks to Turn Any Restaurant into an Instagram Powerhouse

For those of us looking to bolster legitimate business, Instagram is now a monster of a social platform. The advent of business profiles, insights, advanced metrics, bulk schedulers—these, combined with the platform’s original, unique value proposition (highly visual, immediate and widescale brand exposure) make Instagram a powerful asset for small and local businesses.  There’s perhaps […]