8 Instagram Marketing Blogs To Help You Grow Your Account


| Instagram Analytics | Maria Ganta

When you are surrounded with a lot of information, you can get stuck, or when you don’t know if what you are doing is good or bad, you may end up doing a lot of unnecessary things.

These days Instagram has over 800 million monthly active users, and with this app, you can quickly promote products, services or anything you want to share with others by just using the visual focus.

  • You want to know more about how your Instagram account should look like to gain more followers and more traffic to your website?

  • You know that you must have a relevant bio, but you don’t know exactly what that means?

  • You heard about the Instagram theme part, but you don’t know exactly where to start?

There are as many questions as answers, and sometimes the amount of information might overwhelm you.

If you want to promote your business through your Instagram account, you are in the right place.

In this article, you will find out a top with the best Instagram marketing blogs to follow to make your Instagram account part of your business strategy and how you can transform your regular Instagram account into a superstar account.

8 Instagram marketing blogs to follow


  1. Socialinsider - Everything you need to know about Instagram analytics
  2. HootSuite - Tips&tricks, tools and strategies for social media
  3. Later - Instagram marketing strategy,tips, tools and guides
  4. Sue B. Zimmerman - Instagram Master
  5. Social Media Examiner - An iconic place for social media managers
  6. Bannersnack - Visual tips for Instagram marketing
  7. Planoly - Tutorials, inspiration and Instagram news
  8. Schedrugr.am - Instagram performance

#1. Socialinsider's blog - Everything you need to know about Instagram analytics


With two blog posts per week, Socialinsider's blog is a place where you find out everything you need to know about Instagram analytics, metrics and social media competitive analysis.

Plus, it gives you hints of how your Instagram account should look like and everything about this visual area: Instagram analytics, what hashtags to use to gain more followers and everything you need to know about theInstagram banned hashtags.

Also, you will find out here the importance of the theme for your account, how your bio should look like and how to become a storyteller to promote your business.
With a friendly look, examples for each article, this blog is an excellent place for analytics and inspiration.
Socialinsider - Instagram analytics blog

#2. Hootsuite - Tips&tricks, tools and strategies for social media


With a frequency of 3 posts per month, Hootsuite has some articles that will explain to you precisely what you have to do and what you should post to be more visible and to gain more followers.

With a lot of interesting information, Hootsuite blog gives you the pieces of information you need to know in order to drive business results on the popular photo-sharing platform.

For example, if you don’t know where to start with the Instagram captions, Hootsuite gives you an entire article about this topic.

Hootsuite blog posts

#3. Later - Instagram marketing strategy,tips, tools and guides


With a rate of 2 posts per week, Later's blog is full of Instagram marketing strategies, tips and tools to use for a better look at your account and guides.

With a blue background, you will find in more than 50 articles how to promote your business. If you haven’t tried this blog for ideas yet, I think now it is the right moment.

Later blog posts

#4. Sue B. Zimmerman - A master at Instagram for Business


Are you interested in tips for selling on Social Media without using paid ads, or how to add more than one link on your Instagram or you want to know what newest, essential tools for live streaming on Instagram are?

Anything you want to know about this platform you can find out from Sue B. Zimmerman.
A master at Instagram for Business, she teaches entrepreneurs, business execs, and marketing professionals how powerful Instagram for business can be.

Instagram master, Sue B. Zimmerman

#5. SocialMedia Examiner - An iconic place for social media managers


Social Media Examiner - an iconic name for the social media managers.

With original and comprehensive articles, expert interviews, original research, and news about social media marketing, SocialMedia Examiner helps a lot of businesses to discover how to promote their ideas.

With a beautiful and fresh look, you will be able to find a lot of interesting and useful information.

They don't post as often as other blogs,and with a frequency of 3 posts per month they are focusing more on Facebook Insights than Instagram.

#6. Bannersnack - Visual tips for Instagram marketing


A high-quality online banner maker app, with Bannersnack you can create your banner ads in only a few minutes. With a lot of exciting ideas about Instagram, Facebook, and email marketing inspiration articles, if you search their blog, you will immediately be caught in their articles, and you’ll realize that the information is handy.
Bannersnack blog

#7. Planoly - Tutorials, inspiration and Instagram news


Don't you have inspiration about what your next Instagram post should be about? Planoly gives you some useful ideas. Things you should, and you shouldn’t post, how to drive traffic to your account, tips about Instagram stories and a lot of information you will find useful.

Planoly

#8. Schedrugr.am - Instagram performance


Instagram has become one of the top social media platforms in the world, and everyone is writing about this. Schedugram is making no exception.

With articles published every month they are coming with news and ideas for every business to help improve their strategy.
Instagram trends

Bonus!

Beside these eight great blogs, there are a lot more. Each blog is teaching something useful for you and your business, and at the end of this article, you will find a list with more blogs you should follow to promote your ideas through this fantastic visual app.

More blogs you should follow for interesting blog posts ideas and news about Instagram:

And five Instagram marketing podcasts:

Final thought


Learning is right and in this era where everything is visual, making Instagram part of your business strategy is an essential step. There are many articles from which you can learn the secrets of Instagram, like when to post, what to post or what to say.

Consider all these blogs & podcast a part of the inspiration and useful help in the process of making your business a dream come true.

*📷 taken in Polignano a Mare, Italy. Spring 2018