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Here we go!

Day 1: The Secret Sauce to Instagram growth

As much as your visual content and branding is important for your social media and Instagram platforms, connection and engagement are even more important.

This is a MUST do. Connecting with other businesses and you ideal clients should be on your daily lists.

You MUST do this daily!

Invest your time in answering questions, replying to comments, providing value, that is the “secret sauce”.

You can not just create an Instagram account (website, facebook page or etc) and expect people to find you, you have to make connections.

Let me know below, what do you find the most difficult about connecting with others to move your business forward?

Day 2: Consistency is key

Gary Vee talks about this in his book, consistency is the key. Sure, content is a major aspect of your business strategy, but you can have world-class  content and provide amazing value and quality, but if you are not staying out in front of your audience your content will not be seen.

You do not have to be everywhere. And you do not have to there all the time, but you have to make an effort to create a consistent strategy and stick with it for a minimum of 30-90 days.

What baffles you about making a content and brand strategy for your business? Let me know below!

JOIN A POD!

A whaa? Ever since Instagram removed chronological posts, users have been scrambling to find a way to beat the algorithm.Join an Instagram Pod! These pods are an amazing way to join forces with other business owners in a similar niche to boost your engagement and in turn beat the Instagram beast.

Not sure how to find an Instagram pod? Comment below and let’s start one!

Day 4: Don’t be a BOT

Are you guilty of signing up for a BOT? Have you thought about it? Well, don;t! Instagram is cracking down on these bots!

Not sure what a bot is? Bots are these annoying computer generated automation. You can see these on your posts as a silly emoji, comment, one word  — that for the most part doesn’t make sense on what your post is about. Instagram is cracking down on these bots. Just recently, Instagram removed Instagress, and they are coming for more.

If you want a “true” following, don’t be an automated bot!

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Day 5: Hashtags

Are you Hashtaggin it? I hope so, otherwise, you may be wasting all that time you are currently using on creating content for Instagram. It is the NUMBER ONE way your posts get seen by people that do not follow you. Think of it as a google search.

Are you showing up to the audience that matters to your business? Take a look at who your audience is following, what keywords are they using.

Do some research and stick with hashtags between 100,000-600,000 posts, otherwise, you will not be seen.

Do you have questions about how to create a hashtag bank for your business? The Hashtag ebook is EXACTLY what you need! This ebook has over 300 hashtags relevant to your market, plus my TOP 40 tips to grow your Instagram and bonus ways to engage your followers and gain visibility.

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BONUS

Did you know that Instagram has a shadowban on certain hashtags and some accounts may be blocked?

Some hashtags have been removed because they have been reported as having inappropriate content. Some hashtags that have been banned are: WomanCrushWednesday, BeautyBlogger, Woman

Use more specific hashtags used by influencers in your industry instead of general hashtags.

How do you prevent being shadowbanned?

  • Don’t use bots and automated services
  • Don’t go on follower/unfollower binges
  • Switch up your hashtags

Want to make sure you are using targeted hashtags? The Hashtag ebook is EXACTLY what you need! This ebook has over 300 hashtags relevant to your market, plus my TOP 40 tips to grow your Instagram and bonus ways to engage your followers and gain visibility. Click here to get it today!

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