Instagram Starts Testing Hiding Likes in the US

Instagram Starts Testing Hiding Likes in the US

Hiding likes is going to start being tested this week in the US! Currently it’s being tested in 7 other countries, and on Friday at #Wired25, the CEO of Instagram, @mosseri (Adam Mosseri), announced that about 1% or 2% of United States users would start seeing...
Are You Getting Less Likes?

Are You Getting Less Likes?

Are you getting less likes than in the past? Everyone is getting less likes (for the most part). Even celebrities. Even influencers. (Side note – a lot of those people you see with millions of likes are buying them or getting them from bots.) So why are we all...
5 Editing Techniques To Get The Look You Want

5 Editing Techniques To Get The Look You Want

Today we continue our series about photos and videos that captivate your audience with 5 editing techniques to get the look you want. Use these tips to make the most of the pictures you share. 1. Crop to get the best image possible. Remember that people are viewing...
How to Improve Your Instagram Photos

How to Improve Your Instagram Photos

Yesterday, I covered what to post about on Instagram. Today, we’re going to get into how to improve your photos, even if you’re not a pro photographer. Ready? 1. Make your shots more interesting by using the the rule of thirds. If you’re not familiar...
7 Ways To Get Content for your Instagram

7 Ways To Get Content for your Instagram

Do you struggle with what to post on Instagram? Recently I asked “what’s your biggest challenge with Instagram?” and a lot of you responded with the same answer: “What should I post????” Here’s a list of 7 things you can use as...
Instagram Launches New Threads App and Restrict Mode

Instagram Launches New Threads App and Restrict Mode

So much Instagram news today, it’s crazy. First, if you use the Close Friends features within Instagram Stories a lot, you’ll love this. Instagram has launched a new app called “Threads” that I talked about a while ago. Threads is a dedicated...

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg on Instagram vs. TikTok

Yesterday, the audio of an internal Facebook meeting held by Mark Zuckerberg was leaked. It’s long, but I’m going to focus on the relevant part that applies to the future of Instagram vs. TikTok. If you’re not familiar with it, TikTok (formerly...
Head of Instagram on Hiding Like Counts

Head of Instagram on Hiding Like Counts

Instagram has been testing hiding the “like count” photos get in the feed. This week, the Head of Instagram, Adam @mosseri gave some insights into why they’re doing this, what the response has been, and how he feels about it. “Ultimately, if we...
Head of Instagram, Adam Mosseri, on Bullying

Head of Instagram, Adam Mosseri, on Bullying

Have you ever been harassed on Instagram? Bullying on Instagram is a real problem. The Head of Instagram, Adam @mosseri gave a great interview about the depth of the problem and the solutions they’re putting in place to address it, in the form of new features....
Explaining Instagram Analytics Terms

Explaining Instagram Analytics Terms

Save this post!! This is the DEFINITIVE post to explain the confusing terms in the Instagram Analytics. Save this post because you’ll be coming back to it often to figure out what these terms mean. Background info: If you’re not using an Instagram Business...