Instagram is a lot more than posting pictures of food you eat and selfies you probably are crazy about. Instagram is a photo-sharing application, whereby you can use it to post pictures that you take every day, on top of offering you plenty of filters in order to make your shots look more amazing.
Of course, you may post anything you like, including videos, thanks to the new but an old feature now. Instagram also offers the ability to post videos for specific friends if you are willing to protect your privacy and all. It is a fun application, especially if you are into photography. But that’s not all Instagram is about.
Instagram can be used by businesses as well. In fact, there are loads of businesses that use Instagram in order to host their products, and with the massive user base of the application, it really pays off to do so. Other businesses that do not directly host their products, think of some way to communicate with their customers or potential ones at that. There are plenty of ways you can advertise without actually having to advertise. But let’s leave that to creativity. This particular post discusses 10 Best Instagram Business Tools. They may come in handy if Instagram is one of your primary marketing tools so read on and find out all about these tools. We hope you enjoy and as always, don’t forget to comment.
This particular tool was primarily known as Nitrogram and you have heard of it. It has two main functions ever since its conception. The first one is to provide an in-depth analysis of all your followers, competitors, posts, and hashtags. The second one is where the tool helps you connect with Instagram users who are influential and popular. You can collaborate with them in order to spread the word to a higher number of audience both international and domestic.
Realizing the multi-dimensional use of Instagram, the company it came up with business tools that are bound to help you grow your business. These tools focus on Ad Staging which allows you to preview and save your ad campaigns; Ad Insights, which analyzes the performance of your ads; and finally, Account Insights, which provides information
This is perhaps one of the best social media tools for Instagram out there. It allows you to post pictures via your desktop, which makes it friendlier of course. Furthermore, it will provide analytics on when you should post. It will provide you information on what hashtags to use and finally, it also provides contest tracking.
This particular application is available for both iOS and Android. While a picture may be worth a thousand words, sometimes, you need actual words in order to explain what the picture is all about and provide a few more details. This is where you can invest $1.99 in ‘Over’ and provide you with a huge collection of amazing fonts which you can then use to do said explaining.
If you are looking to display your Instagram pictures on your website, blog, primarily by means of a widget, this is exactly what you need. It will allow you to embed your Instagram gallery right there on your website.
One of the ways to spread your picture fast throughout the world, is by use of hashtags that are popular. If your hashtag is used across other social media accounts you use, you may need this tool in order to keep a track of all those tags. It will track hashtags from Facebook, Google+, Vine, Flickr, and Twitter of course.
It is common knowledge that one of the things to get attention while using social media is to report, share, and reblog stuff from your fans, followers or people you follow. This particular application however, allows you to repost pictures that you like. You may want to ask permission of the original instagrammer just in case though. Think of repost as a retweet button.
Remember Tweetdeck? Have you ever wanted Tweetdeck to allow Instagram? Have you ever wanted something Tweetdeck-like for Instagram? Well, Picdeck is what you need. It will not allow you to post photos as of now, but it will help you with your searches and organizational abilities.
As suggested by the name, it is a collage application. Sometimes, when you are trying to post a photo, you realize that posting multiple pictures in a collage will convey the meaning better, for instance when you are covering behind-the-scenes for some event. Well, that is exactly where you can use this application.
Most of you probably use your Instagram account like an e-commerce platform? What? You didn’t know that’s possible? Well, Like2Buy offers that functionality. It makes use of the like button or ‘double-tap to like feature’. If you followers like a particular product, all they have to do is like it and the process of purchase begins.