Instagram is one of the fast growing social media platform, which whooping with Over 40 billion photos and videos have been shared since its conception. Interestingly 50% of Instagram users follow at least one business. So your business could not ignore Instagram platform. If you are looking to increase your Instagram followers here are some tips to for you to follow to get real followers.
Instagram uses hashtag to promote your photos. Using hashtag allows people to find you who are currently not following your account. Always use your industry related hashtag and don’t spam with hashtag. Maybe less than 15 hashtags are ideal per post.
You can promote your brand hashtag. You can create hashtag for your company or brand, but no one knows about you. Make sure it’s in your profile and wherever it’s possible (printed on receipts, print ads, etc…)
Instagram is a photo sharing app. So be active on Instagram you need to share your product (photo). But remember it will take some time for users to engage with you. Make a habit to post an image every day or at least every week.
Always search what’s going on in a specific location. (your neighborhood or city) People who is looking for local events also see your post and discover your contact then profile.
Interact With Other Users
Interact others using like and comments. When you like or comment on others post, they will get a notification. If they are similar industry probably visit your profile. If that user is interested and likes what they see, they may end up following you and start to engage with your content.
Post Interesting Content
Most Instagram users are between 18-29 years old. They are fun loving people. If your content is not interested they will not engage with you at all. Even they may unfollow you. So it’s very important that your content should be creative.
A picture is worth a thousand words, but you can’t skip the words entirely. When it comes to Instagram caption ideas, you need think out of the box. Use storytelling alongside with Instagram photos to generate engagement and sharing.
Promote Your Instagram Account
Once you create your Instagram profile, why not share it on other social media platform. You may already have good followers on Facebook and twitter. Take advantage with your promising social media to get real followers immediately. Because followers in Facebook and Twitter trust your product and service so they will definitely engage with you immediately.