Posts in Social Media Marketing
Taking Instagram Connections Offline: What I've Learned

Make a personal connection Because we are in the business world, it can be easy to feel like you need to be all about business 24/7. On the other hand, the best way to make connections is to find something you and the other person both enjoy or have in common. It’s important to get away from the computer and email and meet in real life.

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3 Steps to Help You Grow Your Instagram Without a Huge Blog Following

But what about the rest of us who DON’T already have a large blog audience to bring to Instagram?

What about those who are starting from scratch (or almost scratch)?

When I first started building my Instagram, I had virtually no blog following… well, besides my son and my mom.

I was in a perpetual state of the 24/7 hustle, trying to attract clients while nurturing the few clients I already had. It was hard to produce my best work while constantly worrying that client inquiries might disappear the next month.

It wasn’t until I made a few intentional tweaks to my Instagram feed while building a strong strategy that I started to alleviate some of that stress.

To my surprise (and delight), it helped me start booking clients more consistently too because Instagram gave my business a personal touch that larger businesses can’t compete with.  

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