Social Media


15 Ways Successful Travel Bloggers Build Blog Momentum When They’re Not Traveling

It’s a hard time to be a travel blogger. Don’t worry, I’m not going to discuss the C-word in any meaningful way nor provide any medical advice whatsoever in this article. First off, I’m in no way qualified to do so, and secondly, I prefer to stay in my own lane. Instead, I’m going to talk about something I have first-hand experience with: Building…

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How I Gained 10K Instagram Followers in (Just Over) a Year

If you’re an Instagram hobbyist, someone who likes to post when the mood strikes, and/or not looking to use the platform for business and monetary gain, this post is probably not for you. However, if you’re serious about Instagram, throwing a lot of things against the wall to see what sticks, and/or losing sleep over the follow/unfollow game, keep…

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Why You’re Losing Instagram Followers 
& How to Bounce Back

Getting unfollowed on Instagram is sort of like finding out your recent ex started seeing someone new. On one hand, you expected that it would happen eventually, but when it actually happens, you just feel icky. The unfortunate reality is, unfollows happen all the time. In fact, I’m probably getting unfollowed right now as you’re reading this line…

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5 Ways You May Be Misusing Hashtags (And How to Fix Them)

Hashtags are to Instagram what keywords are to Google. They help you get discovered on an exceptionally crowded platform. But if you’re misusing them, skimping on them, or straight up skipping them altogether, you’re doing your account a huge disservice. And with today’s increasingly aggravating algorithm, us baby accounts need all the help we can…

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Raising an Instagram Infant: A Survival Guide for New Accounthood

Over the past nine months, I don’t recall gaining weight, I was never showered with burpee blankets, and I definitely didn’t endure any labor pains. Yet one day, in the midst of hashtags, double taps, and overwhelming notifications, I was sworn into a life of motherhood. That was the day my Instagram infant was born. She didn’t exactly come into…

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