The 2018 Instagram Hashtag Guide

How to use hashtags and get results 

Instagram is very much like other social media platforms - content is king, and relevant content is even more important. Additionally, it turns out that hashtags are equally as important and relevant, but they must coincide with the message.  There are a lot of myths around the appropriate use of hashtags in your Instagram posts. For example, my product or service is too boring for Instagram, or It is too difficult to monitor my Instagram Analytics. These are all myths. Here are 6 more popular myths you can stop believing

Here are a few things you can consider as you learn more about Instagram 

  • Business profiles can measure the usefulness of hashtags 
  • You can use hashtags on Instagram stories 
  • You can add hashtags in your bio 
  • You can include up to 30 hashtags on a regular post, and up to 10 hashtags on a Story
  • You can only tag your own posts
  • Use hashtags that influential people are using in your industry 

Here are 5 of the Instagram tips and tricks

  1. Don't use irrelevant hashtags
  2. Use the right number of hashtags
  3. Use specific or niche hashtags
  4. Don't swear off popular hashtags entirely 
  5. Make sure that a hashtag means what is actually means

Follow this link to get a deeper perspective of the power of hashtags and how to make them work for you.

The 2018 Instagram Hashtag Guide

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