Marketing Musings

Instagram marketing isn’t just for highly-visual brands anymore. Jump in for some fun ways to showcase your brand.
4 Steps to Improve Your Instagram Marketing Strategy

Instagram has been a fast-growing and ever-changing social media platform. It used to be favored by visually-aesthetic brands, but companies are becoming more creative in using it to showcase a wide range of products and services. If your Instagram marketing approach is feeling a few months out of date, or if you have never quite […]

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SJC Marketing explores the tactics necessary for a winning Instagram Stories strategy.
5 Best Practices for the Biggest Impact With Instagram Stories

Instagram Stories is a great way to connect with your audience, and is particularly effective for industries where visual elements make a big impact in your marketing. Not all Instagram Stories campaigns result in growth. How can you invest your time for the best and biggest impact? Balance Creativity with Structure: Instagram Stories is an […]

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SJC Marketing shares one of their favorite places to grab a delicious slice of pizza.
Let’s Talk About Instagram While You Enjoy Your Monday Morning Coffee

It’s not just “the kids” who are on Instagram in 2021; it’s everyone. In fact, according to Statista, half of the users actively on the platform are between the ages of 25 and 44. So, with this expanded reach and the use of Facebook’s powerful targeting capabilities, there are more opportunities than ever for brands […]

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Marketing with Instagram gets a boost from Reels.
Ready to Engage With Your Audience in a New Way With Instagram Reels?

TikTok has grown at a fast rate over the past year, so it’s only natural that other social media platforms would dive in with similar video-based platforms. Such is the case with Instagram Reels. Brands are using Reels to engage with Instagram users on a different level. Reels users create and edit short videos on […]

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There are three types of content marketing you can count on being well-received on Instagram.
3 Content Marketing Must-Haves for Instagram

Instagram is a dream for the creative types drawn to content marketing. Stories! Reels! Stickers…All. The. Stickers! But to use it effectively in your strategy, your creative madness must be balanced with structure. First, that structure needs metrics that match your goals. If your content marketing strategy for Instagram is built around conversions, those likes […]

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In Instagram marketing, Stories are seen only by your followers, but Reels offers a new opportunity to get discovered.
3 Reels Features to Add to Your Instagram Marketing Strategy

You’ve mastered Stories, and your followers are pretty tuned in. But it turns out that there’s even more Instagram Marketing fun to be had through Reels, a video tool that offers great features for brand messaging that’s just exactly your style. We know it can be a bit overwhelming every time social media platforms provide […]

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With Instagram Stories rising in popularity, there's a case for incorporating the tool into your marketing strategy.
Four Reasons to Spend More Time on Instagram Stories

Instagram Stories has been gaining traction in social media for a while. Through this tool, brands have a unique opportunity to tell their stories and have a lot of room for creativity and expression, while adding a layer of authenticity not possible on other platforms. Take a look at four reasons to boost your activity […]

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Email and Instagram marketing make a perfect pair, encouraging user-generated content and more click-throughs.
Four Ways Instagram Marketing Gets a Boost from Email

Social media has been the marketing darling for the past decade, with companies often asking if tools like email could become irrelevant. Instagram marketing and other more visual formats may seem to be outshining other marketing channels, but the smartest solution is to use them in combination. Omnichannel marketing takes tools like email and Instagram […]

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Use your Instagram Live sessions as a means of educating your target audience.
Creating Engaging Content With Instagram Live

Whether you’ve plateaued in your social media outreach, started to see a drop in engagement or are just looking for a new way to reach your audience, Instagram Live deserves your attention in addressing all of the above. Not only is this feature a great way to bump up your engagement, it’s a means for […]

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Your brand can get a great boost from Instagram Stories, but it’s important to have a plan before you start.
4 Steps for Instagram Stories Success

As more people are experiencing brands primarily through digital exposure, companies are warming up to live videos as a part of a comprehensive marketing strategy. It’s a way to add transparency and authenticity to your marketing efforts, and Instagram Stories makes it easy to incorporate. Instagram Stories is easy to utilize as a marketing tool […]

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