It’s a fun and freaky way to share your life with friends through a series of pictures, videos, text. Whenever our ear gets this sound INSTAGRAM, brain relates this:
- Friends connected.
- Series of Pictures, Videos, Text.
- Moments of memories.
- Creating Timelines.
- Making popularity.
Kevin Systrom (CEO, co-founder) who are also known as @kevin(Online).
Mike Krieger (CTO, co-founder) who are also known as @kevin(Online).
- Mobile app but now also available as
- Website (Instagram.com), although all features are not available as the comparison to the app, in working mode.
Is Instagram safe or unsafe?
- Using The O-Auth 2.0 Authorization Protocol, which indicates SSL (https:// not http://)
Share & Show is on.
- Updating Bio
- Private information (email, phone no. etc.)
-Public profile info and media (Basic, tag, Location etc.)
Follower list –
- Followers list
- Followed-by users list.
- Post comments on a user’s behalf.
- Delete comments on a user’s behalf.
- Follow accounts.
- Unfollow accounts.
To like and unlike media on a user’s behalf.
It can be used to build-
- High-quality apps
Features: “Good features can build the app into millions user & profit also.”
- Share content with 3rd party apps.
- Help brands and advertisers understand, manage their audience and media rights.
- Discovering content
- Publishers (Copyrighted digital media).
- At a time Content updated into
- Tumblr etc.
|· Client Status||· Rate limits|
|· Sandbox||· 500 / hour|
|· Live||· 5000/hour|
Branding, Promoting, Advertising in Instagram
The relationship between social media and S.E.O is a little complicated, but vital to understanding. Instagram isn’t directly connected with S.E.O because it hasn’t any real crawl-able web presence.
Instagram could be used for:
- It’s a way of secondary S.E.O tactic, as it’s a great social media follower-builder.
- For the Share content with 3rd party apps (Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr), It’s creating a minimal Time complexity for a Brand Awareness or Rankings.
- Network with the Major Players, it leads a business to quickly create a value Just like Follow to Follow.
- Run Contests, A little Gaming concepts for involving & supporting people more. Like: Comment your home City & see the magic.
- The Power Of hash-tag, a vital point on Instagram & Twitter for reaching appropriate & large group. Limit up to 30 #tags
“Search Engines Says”-
- In 2010 Says that social signals were a ranking factor
- In 2014, Matt Cutts (Google Webmasters) saying that social signals do not affect search rankings.
- Using Algorithms:
- Google Hummingbird
- Google Mobile Friendly
- Google Panda
- Google Penguin
- Google Pigeon
- Google Payday
- Google Pirate
- Google EMD (Exact Match Domain)
- Google Top Heavy
- They do look at the social authority of a user and that it can add some weight to search listings.
- Instagram | Engine: In Google, Typing a name will hit the official website sandwiched between Twitter (ranking higher than his own site) and Instagram (ranking just below).
Search engines drive traffic to social media sites like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter all the time. So take advantage and make a brand’s account which must be the fully fleshed-out profile with the perfect information most relevant to that social audience.
Think to just touch some connected things with relevant of :
- People (by name or username): Tagging a people will help to reach as much as many for liking & commenting.It just grew up the audience.
- Hashtags(#): Nowadays Popular way to grow up audience faster.
- Places: Geotagging is a viral part for quick promotional techniques & also it leads to a local Business listing.
Instagram says, search results are on the basis of the people you follow, who you’re connected to, and what photos and videos you like (Heart).
Quick Techniques to Grow up an Insta account:
- Create and optimize your profile.
- Designate a content creator.
- Brush up on your photography and editing skills,
- Focus on one subject at a time.
- Embrace negative space.
- Find interesting perspectives.
- Look for symmetry.
- Capture small details.
- Make your followers laugh.
- Start posting.
- Curate some of your content.
- Write delightful, share-worthy captions.
- Use relevant hashtags.
- Interact with other users, including your followers.
- Cross-promote with users who have audiences similar to your own.
- Run Instagram contests.
- Share Instagram Stories and live videos.
- Make your profile easy to find and follow.
“Either in Search Engine, it can affect or not, but in people reaching, it’s affecting for brand promotional and advertising.”