Instagram posted their 2018 Year in Review highlighting the trends they saw across the platform. What they didn’t mention was how it’s been a busy year for Instagram internally, with a lot of new updates, features and tools introduced to the social media platform. We took a trip down memory lane with the Imagineers’ favorite social media platform to give you a big picture view of what 2018 looked like from an Instagram user’s perspective.
Social media platforms are constantly changing, with new trends, markets, and new rules to each platform every year. With most cases, we see a gradual change besides the backlash this past year with snapchat) in order for them to stay up-to-date and relevant.
Here are some of the most expected trends that will dominate the social media industry in the upcoming year:
Committed to creating real experiences for audiences, Instagram recently announced that they will be using machine learning tools to identify accounts that are using third-party apps to generate engagement.
We couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome our newest partner, Rachael Hale! Rachael Hale is a global leader in animal imagery across an ever-expanding range of items which include apparel, giftware, home decor, stationery and personalized products.
Rachael Hale remains proudly dedicated to creating and marketing delightful imagery and merchandising opportunities for partners around the globe. Each unique Rachael Hale image promises to delight and inspire all that view them. Rachael Hale has had tongues and tails wagging over the past 21 years with their images of enchanting friends with four little paws.
We are so excited to work alongside with Rachael Hale! Please join us in welcoming them to our team!
Story by: Amanda Carneglia
The holidays are almost here and if you’re anything like our office, you were playing holiday music on November 1st. Using the excitement that naturally generates around the holidays is a great way to increase engagement on your social media platforms. With the advertising field so saturated during the holiday season, we’ve rounded up some organic ways that you can get festive across social media.
Do you love stunning jewelry with a philanthropic mission? If so, then you will want to meet our new partner. Meet, L.A. Stein created by Lisa Stein, a multifaceted jewelry designer who includes precious and semi-precious stones in all of her collections.
Wanting to change the rules of the game, Lisa Stein she feels strongly about walking the talk and wants to change the rules of the female game. Her jewelry line shares her struggle of personal challenges which has turned her brand into a platform of empowerment. Lisa’s combined appreciation for the patterns, textures and rhythms of the outdoors as well as her education from the Fashion Institute of Technology makes her brand modern and stylish.
Imagine Media wait to work alongside L.A. Stein. Follow along on Facebook and Instagram as we spread the word about one of our new favorite jewelry lines.
Story By: Mandy Carneglia