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Instagram users are 58 times more likely to engage with your posts than Facebook users, and 120 times more likely to engage than Twitter users. Businesses that use Instagram correctly can expect to see their traffic and sales go through the roof within days. Before you go too crazy with your camera and start posting to Instagram,...

Does your business have a presence on Instagram? It's no secret that Instagram has incredible reach. It grew more than 400 million users just in 2015. However, not every business has jumped on the Instagram marketing band wagon and we understand why. At first glance Instagram seems like it's really only beneficial for those in e-commerce. Some businesses struggle...

Instagram first announced their paid ad system back in 2013 and it was considered to be for the premium businesses only. Recently, the platform became available for the wider public to use. Instagram explains the limitations of 2013 as having been a good opportunity to test the ads before offering them to a wider audience and give...

In just five years, Instagram has exploded in popularity. At last count, the photo-sharing platform had more than 400 million monthly active users and 75 million daily active users. But here's a statistic that should really get your attention: Instagram has 58 times more engagement per follower than Facebook. What's more, judging from the numbers, Facebook growth has plateaued (actually, not...

Given the insane growth of Instagram, building and hosting an Instagram photo contest to capture some of the attention is a no-brainer. For one thing, with an Instagram photo contest, you're not asking your fans to do anything "extra" to participate. If you don't have a ShortStack account yet, signing up is easy and free and, once you're...

Do you already have an Instagram marketing strategy? Do you plan to include Instagram (IG) as part of your marketing strategy in 2016? IG is already massive and it's continuing to grow.  In 2015, it was the fastest growing social network, and it shows no signs of slowing down, with 2016 growth estimated at 15% (and another 11%...

Our developers continue to be hard at work enhancing ShortStack; they're determined to make it the best marketing software out there. This month we added even more flexibility to our Campaign Designer, enhanced our Instagram integrations, and made it so you can buckle down even further on potential contest fraud. In addition, we're excited to be offering...

If you’ve been considering running a photo contest, incorporating Instagram can be a smart move. For starters, Instagram is a photo-sharing platform so you’re not asking fans to do anything they’re not already doing online. In addition, you can  build your Instagram contest on an interactive campaign and get fans involved on multiple levels. Every day we’re seeing more...