All posts by Brandelyn

Instagram Shadow Ban

How Instagram’s Shadow Ban Ruined My Engagement and How Your Account May Be Affected

Instagram has made a ton of changes to their algorithm over the past year and with that many of us saw a decline in our engagement and following. However, I was not worried initially  because I knew that I had been using all of the proper strategies to continue to grow my account and engagement, […]

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Instagrams New Carousel Feature

Declutter Your Instagram Page With Slideshows

Instagram continues to surprise and amaze us! On February 22nd, Instagram made an update that is going to make all of our lives simpler; you can now post up to 10 pictures or videos in single post! Now that may not sound like an earth shattering improvement, but it is! This new enhancement to Instagram […]

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Instagram Live and Instagram Stories are Liquid GOLD

Why Instagram Stories and Instagram Live Help You Drive Engagement and Followers

It’s been a few months since Instagram has rolled out Instagram Stories and Instagram Live- and let me tell you…these new features are liquid gold! Instagram has given us two of the most powerful ways to connect with our audience: The ability to connect with our audience on a personal level (Instagram stories) The ability […]

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How Coaches, Consultants and Speakers can Grow Their Instagram Account

How Coaches, Consultants and Speakers Can Grow Their Instagram Acccount

Instagram’s biggest appeal is that it is so visually stimulating! It is easy to browse through your feed for 20 to 30 minutes and not realize where the time has gone. This is especially true now that Instagram has extended the video length to 60 seconds (instead of the 15 second limit that was originally […]

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How to Go Live on Instagram

Instagram Stories are now LIVE

One of Instagram’s newest features may be the best thing ever for your business! Instagram Stories LIVE allows you to connect with your audience without having to pre-record material! This feature began rolling out On Monday, December 12th  in the United States but will eventually roll out to all users over time. This feature allows […]

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Instagram on Iphone

Instagram Updates: How to Like & Reply to Comments

Last week Instagram added a much needed feature: the ability to like and reply to comments. This feature may not seem like a big deal if you’re familiar with Facebook.  However, for years users have requested this update. In a blog post Instagram explained how these new features work.  Essentially, you just tap the heart […]

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How to Set Up Your Instagram for Business Account

Finally, the moment all business owners have been waiting for… Instagram has finally unveiled insights for business accounts that will help you grow your account and reach your customers more effectively. So what’s the fuss?  Well until now, you had to use third party software to understand the best times to post, where the majority of […]

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My Journey to 100K Followers on Instagram

How I Grew My Instagram Account to 100K in 1 Year

Yes, I really did it organically without buying any followers . . . I grew my Instagram account to 100,000 followers in one year! Between July 2014 and July 2015 I grew my @VoiceOfHair Instagram account from 0 to 100K followers. Then, from July 2015 to July 2016, that is only 6 months, I grew […]

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