Internet marketing is the most powerful tool to promote your product or brand through out the world. Apart from that to get good exposure to your brand or business on Internet social media is the best platform. To get good attention on your brand or business so many of us thought Facebook & Twitter are the only tools to get maximum exposure for our brand or business. But I don't agree with It. There is another social community known as Instagram which will give maximum exposure and Increase your product sales. what you heard is true Instagram will boost up your earnings by giving good exposure to your product or brand.
Actually Instagram is a community where people can share Images. To Signup on Instagram you need to download an app which is available on Android, IOS & Windows platforms. But blackberry users doesn't have direct app to use Instagram because of some performance and security reasons. Blackberry world have an optimized Instagram app for blackberry users which will give more performance and security.
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Top Ways To Use Instagram For Marketing A Business Or Brand
1. Show Followers
If you started any new product or service show It to the audience how It works and features of that product or brand. By uploading eye-catching pictures which goes viral in Instagram Community.
2. Organize Contests
Best platform to organize photo contests are no doubt Instagram. There are so many tricks to run contests on Instagram to get huge followers and exposure to your brand or business. One of my best trick is tell audience, follow our brand to participate in this contest and then upload pictures related to specific niche or service you started. Select random person everyday to win a gift card.
3. Enlighten Your Brand
To get more exposure and wants to make people closer to your brand or business you need to enlighten your brand by posting employees photos, work space. Best example is Facebook, Tumblr they share most of the things they do in office team works, company events and pictures of team members etc..
4. Upload Videos
Instagram launched this feature in 2013. you can upload a video which has 3 to 15 seconds of length. Use this feature to promote your brand by making a video with amazing graphics to grab attention of Instagram community.
5. Instagram DirectInstagram direct is the best tool to promote your brand or business by offering giveaways or Invitations to company events. You can send direct messages to 15 people. So you can post about an event and tell them first 15 members who commented will get Invitation or any other surprising offers.
If you use Instagram only for marketing a business or brand definitely you will fail at some point try to motivate followers and other people on Instagram by posting meaningful and inspiring pictures.
7. Begin Virtual Online Store
If you have products to sell online but not Interested to start a online store because of budget or maintenance of website. Instagram is the best virtual store where you can directly chat with your customers. Just upload pictures which describes the product and engage with audience through comments use direct message If necessary. For money transactions use pay pal and other services which give good security while doing online transactions.
All above methods are short listed which will plays an efficient role to promote your brand or business. If you have any other ways let all of us know through your valuable comments.