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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...

Updated Feb. 1, 2018 Do you use hashtags to expand the reach of your social media posts? Hashtags are a valuable way to gain traction on Instagram, to join conversations that are happening around topics relevant to your business, and to reach new people. If you're looking for a way to collect leads on Instagram, try a contest, like an Instagram...

Today our Small Biz Social Friday series resumes with some tips for getting started on Instagram. Instagram now has more than 400 million monthly users and is an increasingly versatile platform for businesses. Posting on IG is a pretty easy way to increase visibility and give your fans/customers a fun way to interact with you. (You...