In December 2017, Instagram rolled out Stories Highlights and Stories Archive - two new tools that allow users to hold on to their favourite memories from Instagram Stories. These new pair of features, combined, offer up precious new opportunities for brands to promote their content and attract new customers.Read More
Do you want to create square videos for Facebook and Instagram, or other social networks?
In this blog post, I'll show you how to easily and quickly make and produce square videos using Microsoft PowerPoint - no video editing expertise required!
The end result is similar to that which you'd get using a paid tool like Animoto... but free!Read More
Have you ever wondered how your favourite brands and news sites turn their blog posts and news articles into stylish video for social media, and wondered how they did it? It's probably a combination of:
- Dedicated writers
- Video editors
- Professional software
- And lots of time and money!
If you're short of any of those but still want to get in on the ever-growing social video game, here's a walkthrough a tool called Lumen5. It helps you to turn any blog post or news article into a video for social media in just a few quick steps.Read More
When you’re looking for an influencer to partner with on social media, finding the best fit for your business is essential if you're to get the best bang for your buck. The ideal influencer tends to have three key abilities: the ability to grow an audience (often off their own back), the ability to create engaging content, and the ability to distribute it effectively. When you’re on the hunt, here are four questions that you must ask so that you can spot a potential influencer, and quickly gauge whether they'll be right for you.Read More
This week, Instagram rolled out a new "carousel" feature to its app. Users can now choose up to 10 photos or videos (or a combination of the two) to feature in a single post.
This new feature has been available for just a few days, but already we're seeing examples of fun and inventive ways that brands are using multiple images and videos to create interesting and engaging content. In this blog post, I'll show you 7 real examples for inspiration. Let's go!Read More