How to build an Instagram following for your startup



The Shopify team cover simple methods for growing your startup's Instagram audience.





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Websta

Great tool for viewing Instagram profiles and information on the web.

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Shopify is a top quality online store creation and management system, making it incredibly simple for you to get started selling online.

Iconosquare

Another great tool for viewing Instagram profiles and information, includes some advanced analytics tools.



Task

Do the following to start growing your Instagram following:

1. Find 30 hashtags that are relevant to your business, they should relate to your product category, your brand category and your location.

2. Follow 100 people that follow your competitors – like and comment on their photos.

3. Use services like websta.me and iconosquare to find 20 Instagram users with 20,000 to 200,000 followers that have options to pay them to send out posts to their followers.



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