Instagram Search Finally Debuts on the Web

Posted in Instagram, Social Media Marketing on July 22nd, 2015 by
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Roughy one month after announcing an overhauled Search and Explore tab on mobile devices, Instagram userscan now search for hashtags, users and locations on the Web. An Instagram spokesperson told Forbes that “Web search is part of a broader commitment to improving discovery across our platforms.” While there are no new updates exclusively for Web, the…

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Instagram Makes Major Changes to Explore, Adds Trending Tags

Posted in Instagram, Social Media Marketing on June 25th, 2015 by

Earlier this week, Instagram announced major changes to Instagram Search and their Explore section, as well as trending hashtags. For starters, users will now see new curated collections such as “Extreme Sports” and “Ancient Ruins.” Clicking on these collections will lead to suggested accounts to follow based on their appropriate categories. In other big news, searches on…

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How to Choose the Social Media Platform That’s Right for Your Small Business

Posted in How To, Social Media Marketing on May 14th, 2015 by
Choosing the right social media platform for your business

Social media is no longer something you can choose to be a part of or not; it’s a necessity. Whether you’re a small business or big, you absolutely need some kind of social presence. The problem is, there are so many networks out there it can be terrifying when you have to narrow things down,…

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Tips for Increasing the Number of Followers on Instagram

Posted in How To, Instagram on March 31st, 2015 by

Businesses rely on various forms of social media to boost their consumer base number and get the word out when it comes to their business offerings. Although Facebook and Twitter are two top methods of online business marketing, Instagram is equally as important. Instagram allows business owners to showcase photos of their products and add…

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Instagram Introduces New Layout App

Posted in Instagram, Social Media Marketing on March 25th, 2015 by
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On March 26, Instagram announced that Layout from Instagram will be launched as a new application. This new app lets people combine multiple photos into a single image. After opening the app, it shows people a preview of custom layouts people can use to start their layout of photos. Along with being able to combine…

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Sponsored Content on Instagram to Appear in Carousel Format

Posted in Instagram, Social Media Advertising, Social Media Marketing on March 4th, 2015 by
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Video: A New Way for Brands to Tell Stories on Instagram from Instagram on Vimeo. Looking to help advertisers better tell their brand’s story on the platform, Instagram has announced that sponsored content will soon start to appear in a “carousel.” Instead of just one image, advertisers can post four unique images that users are able…

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Instagram Makes Filter Changes

Posted in Instagram, Social Media Marketing on December 17th, 2014 by

Instagram has made some changes to its filters. The photo-sharing app is adding Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Aden and Perpetua (five new filters) to the front of its catalogue. According to Instagram, the new filters are their “best yet.” The reasons for the installment of additional filters has been by the inspiration of Instagram’s global community. Atop of it…

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Bad Rhino Reading: 4 Ways to Improve Instagram Marketing

Posted in Featured Articles, Instagram on December 13th, 2014 by

  Article: 5 Ways to Improve Your Instagram Marketing Website: Social Media Examiner  Instagram is more than just a fluffy, picture sharing social network. There are many ways to use Instagram to bring in big results for your business. Here are 4 ways to improve your Instagram marketing. 1. Add a Link Add a link…

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Insta-Takeaways from #ShoutletIG

Posted in Case Studies, Instagram on December 2nd, 2014 by

Megan Ingenbrandt is the PR Specialist for and a graduate of Neumann University where she studied Communications & Media Studies with a focus in radio. She’s a huge Buffalo Sabres fan, and has never met a cup of coffee she hasn’t liked. . Instagram isn’t just for selfies anymore. Emily Zei, Digital Marketing guru…

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Instagram Makes Changes to Photo Captions and Explore Tab

Posted in Instagram, Social Media Marketing on November 11th, 2014 by

Instagram has made some advances that are sure to please. The explore tab on Instagram will now give home to a “Photo” button (as it done in the past) and also a “People” tab. The people tab will showcase interesting people to follow, according to Instagram’s Blog. The change to the Explore option isn’t the…

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