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These top TikTok creators are influencing the world. Learn what makes them unique and successful in the world of influencers.
Struggling to find the right social media style? Here is the ultimate list of successful social media campaigns to learn from.
We’ve put together 10 simple strategies you can use to turn your social media channels in selling machines and skyrocket your sales on Black Friday and beyond!
Want to know how to use social media to find your niche and build a community of like-minded people? We spoke with rom-com author Karina May to learn how she does it.
Ready to build a brand through social media? We sat down with marketing expert Anna Jones, helping female founders find success through strategic storytelling.
Ready to grow your brand authentically on social media? Here’s your ultimate guide to how to work with micro-influencers.
Ready to build a brand through social media? Hear from Mo over at The Insta Glow Club who is helping businesses around the world level up with Instagram.
Ready to build a brand through social media? Hear from Nikita at That Gipsy Girl who is learning the ropes of social media and how she’s forming a community around the world.
Ready to take your social media strategy to the next level? Discover how to build a social media business with Social Media Manager, Jessica Chan
We sat down with Fizza Mir from Luxury Princess to chat about the benefits of building a brand on social media, how she’s built an engaged audience and her top tips for brands looking to succeed on social in 2022.
Ever wanted to turn your passion into a source of income? Discover how Kaylee Kirby built her social media business using social media marketing alone.
Looking to build your business through social media? Hear from wedding photography pro, Jessica Douglas about how she’s built an engaged social media following.
It’s time to quit feeling uninspired online! If you know where to look, there are plenty of places you can find great social media content ideas. Here are our top tips for finding social media content inspiration!
Looking for inspiration to help you improve your TikTok strategy? Here are some of the best brands on TikTok and how they’re boosting their reach.
There’s no better way to keep yourself feeling positive about social media than by adding new creators to your Instagram feed! To help you feel Insta-inspired, here are 7 aesthetic Instagram accounts you need to follow right now.
We chatted to Nyah Chapman, Founder of The Luxe List Atlanta, about how she juggles managing multiple social media pages as a realtor and media brand owner and her top tips for succeeding on social media in 2022
Discover everything you need to include in your social media reports and how to use your analytics to skyrocket your success on social media.
On Instagram, there are plenty of talented photographers who share their creativity with followers from around the world. For your daily dose of photographic inspiration, here are 10 of the best photographers to follow on Instagram!
In the interview, Instagram Coach Blanca de la Cruz shares how she’s used Instagram (and tools like Plann) to build her personal brand and business, her resilience to reinvent herself after a debilitating illness and her top tips for succeeding on Instagram.
Not sure if Facebook is the right channel for your business? Keep reading to discover why social media marketing and a compelling online presence is important for your business and how to use platforms like Facebook to your advantage.
We chatted with Ashleigh Sutlive, founder of travel blog The Everyday Brunette, about building a business on social media, how to curate a beautiful feed and her favorite Plann features.
Made up of authors, bookstores and book bloggers, nobody does storytelling quite like Instagram’s bookstagram community. Here are 10 of the best book Instagram accounts to ‘bookmark’ for your feed.
Want to learn to grow your art business on social media? Take some inspiration from Jenn Evans, who is using TikTok and Reels in her artist social media strategy.
With such an incredible mission and brand it’s not hard to see why Ovira has amassed over 26,000 followers in a short time. Here, we chat to their talented creative lead Georgia Finney about how they’ve used Instagram (and recently, Plann!) to build a groundbreaking brand around their product.
They’ll make you smile, cry (with laughter) and think ‘that is SO me!’
There’s no shortage of talented artists who use Plann to put their incredible work out into the world and grow their businesses. From the illustrators and painters to crafters and multiplatform creators, here are 10 artist Instagram accounts who deserve a spot on your feed.
We’ve rounded up 3 amazing small businesses owners from different industries to share how they hit their first 1000 and beyond. Whether you’re an eCommerce business, service provider, or not-for-profit owner, you can snag their secrets below.
From opening up a blank page in a new diary to reorganizing your pantry, there’s nothing quite as invigorating and satisfying as a fresh start. It just gives you a new lease on life! This applies to your Instagram account, too. Maybe when you first started up your account, you were excited about it. It…
Whether you’re looking for inspiration to grow your muscles, confidence, or your business, here are 10 health and fitness Instagrammers you should be following.
We had the pleasure of sitting down with Hollywood’s wedding photographer of choice, KT Merry, to chat about how you can use social media (and Plann!) to build a prestigious brand around your creative business.
We’re calling it… hair and beauty professionals are some of the most talented people on the planet. Seriously….HOW do they create literal art with the steady hand of a surgeon AND make it look so dang easy? They also tend to be some of the busiest people out there. Whether it’s running their own salon…
From the hairstylists to the makeup moguls, these fabulous folk deserve a follow
Whether you’re looking for inspiration for your Mother’s Day gift or just want to brighten up your feed, here are 5 fabulous florist Plann’rs who deserve a follow.
From mouth-watering chocolate to exquisite jewerely, our Plann’rs have a talent for creating gorgeous gifts.
They’re using their platform to save the planet… and inspire others to do the same
Not only is Milly Rose Bannister an influencer with over 170,000 followers (and one of the prettiest feeds we’ve ever seen!), but she’s channeling that influence into creating a positive difference in the world.
Need a dose of Instagram Story inspiration? Here are 8 amazing Instagram accounts that will show you how to entertain, inspire, educate, and make sales from your Stories!
Since starting their side hustle in 2018, Sun and Hazel have helped hundreds of clients tell their brand story on social media. So, we were super excited to sit down with the ladies to find out how they use Instagram (and Plann!) to help them attract their ideal clients and grow their accounts.
From the mental health advocates to the equality warriors, these social enterprises are using social media for good.
We chat to Ashleigh all about the mission behind her brand, how she’s used Instagram to build a community and grow her not-for-profit, and so much more!
Meet Jen Bower, one-half of the business cheerleaders behind Pink Pom Pom Social.
From the marketers and the moguls and the mommas, these women serve up a serious dose of girl power
Emma Norris, author and imperfect action coach tells us about how Instagram — and Plann — has helped her turn a blog into a brand.
Here we chat to Rebecca of @rebeccasays about how Instagram and Plann help her create magic on social media.
We sat down with Elle Louise McBride, a certified, Neuroscience-based therapist, to chat about how she’s used Instagram (and Plann) to raise awareness of mental health and grow a thriving coaching business and personal brand.
Meet Plann’r Lauren Salgado aka @lauren.salgado.— a graphic designer by day and multiplatform artist by night. Learn more about how this talented artist uses Instagram as a creative outlet, her favorite Plann features, tips for creating an aesthetically-pleasing feed and more!
Thinking your Instagram feed could use a change? Here are 24 Instagram feed themes ideas that you can use to inspire you. Click for details.
After starting her Instagram as a hobby, illustrator Nicola Jane runs her own creative studio, Nicola Jane Creative, and has worked with some of her fave beauty brands and influencers. Here, we chat to the multi-talented artist about how Instagram — and Plann! — helped her turn her dream into a reality.
Discover 9 positive effects of social media you might not know about (and how you can reap the rewards of these benefits).
Here, we chat to Picture Polish founder Jules about the importance of collaboration and community on Instagram — and how Plann has helped them achieve those goals.
Here, we chat to Jenni about how using Plann has helped her grow her following and photography business.
With International Women’s Day just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to take stock of all the strong, remarkable women in our lives. That’s why we’ve rounded up 11 of the most kickass women to follow on Instagram right now.
Hear from India Yasmeen, Digital Marketing Consultant and Social Media Manager, on how her marketing strategy has doubled her business!
Hear from Codie Zofia, Brisbane-based Photographer and Creative Consultant, on how Plann helped her bring her visual portfolio to life while also using TikTok to cross-promote her Instagram following!
Procrastinating on buying your S/O a Valentine’s Day gift or want to spoil yourself? Here are some of the best gift ideas whether you’re looking for something sentimental, sweet or a cup that pays for your coffee.
Hear from Alisha Cohen, creator of Lish Creative, on how Plann helped her quit her full-time job, become an influencer and start her own agency!
How Instagram/Plann Helped A Small Business Find Its Niche And Discover People To Buy Their Products
Hear from Jana Bishop, creator of beautiful stock images for Instagram and Lightroom presets, on how Plann helped her business find its niche to discover buyers!
Black Friday 2018 was huge, but not all the offers lived up to the hype. 10% off is not a Black Friday sale, it’s a rounding error. So here are a few businesses that delivered on the promise of the biggest online shopping day of the year; we’ll be keeping a close eye on them…
To help you sleigh the festive season and keep writer’s block at bay, save this handy list of the best Instagram captions for your holiday photos!
Hear from Stacey Short, Founder of Rollerfit, on how Plann helped their community sky rocket to fame in a very short amount of time.
Looking for daily Instagram content ideas can be a struggle but have no fear we have you covered for all 31 days of October! Yayyy!
Are you keen as anything to get your hands on the new August 2019 edition of our Instagram content calendar? I think you might be!
Instagram is testing removing public likes from it’s platform. The blog will discuss the potential reasons behind this from a business standpoint.
Being an influencer is a balancing act. What should you say? How will your audience respond? Here’s a few things that you totally shouldn’t do…
Different social media platforms require different approaches. This blog won’t help with that, but it’ll certainly occupy a few minutes of your time.
Getting Facebook likes is all about engagement with your audience. Here are some hot tips to get your page screaming and your audience applauding!
Where is the sweet spot between design and data? Learn how to find a balance and create an Instagram account that gets results and makes sales.
Instagram analytics are amazing. You can create content and make improvements using evidence-based numbers and here’s how you can do it now
Instagram is all about your brand and your individual vibe. If you’re a soloprenuer with your own style or a big business lets talk how to create a unique theme for you.
Ready to step up your insta game! Plann have your top 5 tips for amazing photos & producing incredible content for your brand
Your brand is what makes you different and when it comes to social media you need to turn up the volume. Here are 5 branding ideas to make you stand out.
So your Instagram isn’t growing! Everyone ebbs and flows unless you’re Gigi Hadid. So today we’re going to show you how to fix it! You’re Welcome
Instagram Stories are a hot topic right now, and you should be making use of these Instagram Stories tips and tricks if you want to stay ahead of the game!
Instagram is a powerful storytelling tool and used properly it can increase engagement and build a loyal following of clients.
These Instagram advertising tips are sure to uplevel your advertising results and make you the talk of the office.
Defining which metrics are essential to your business
Have you spotted the new Instagram video effects in Instagram Stories? Well, it’s time to give them a good go
They say that laughter is the best medicine so today I thought to myself, why not share a few hilarious April Fools Day stories?
We’ve got some shiny new features up our sleeves that are going to make growing your Instagram following a breeze. Check out Plann desktop today!
There are a tonne of people out there gaining hundreds of new Instagram followers per month, but how on earth do they do it?
It can be the most awkward thing ever to promote on Instagram when you are worried about coming across as sleazy, desperate or downright blunt!
Times are changing and now more than ever you need to master the art of writing engaging Instagram captions so that you can grow your following and brand
It’s time for a run down of the best 9 Instagram accounts to follow for Christmas inspiration this year.
Want to learn secrets from a professional Instagram travel photographer? Take a peek at our interview with the incredible Laiza
Grab your knife, fork and spoon and get ready to feast your eyes on some of the best foodie Instagram accounts we’ve ever seen.
Stop your searchin’ because we’ve compiled a fantabulous list of 13 unique halloween costumes that are sure to help you to stand out this year!
Just about anybody can build a brand on Instagram these days; but building a memorable brand that is worth following? Now that is an art form in itself!
Ever thought about making the switch to an Instagram business profile? It’s important that before you make the decision you check out the facts.
Just getting started on Instagram? Allow us to share the secrets to set up your Instagram Business profile for growth.
Looking for inspiration for a new travel Instagram grid style? Take a look at our top picks for digital nomad and travel-focused Instagram accounts.
Want to be Instagram Famous? Here we share the five steps you need to take that will help you to become Instagram Famous and start living your dreams.
Ever wondered, *How do I earn money doing something I love?*. We speak to a successful Instagram freelance photographer, Connie Chan from @WhatShePictures who is doing just that! Her vibrant Instagram feed gets us excited to ask *many* questions.
If you want to be #Extra like me, and feel like a new addition to your tech wardrobe is an absolute essential, keep on reading to discover some of my top picks for stylish phone cases that are totally Instagram worthy.
You may just want to try out some of these geeky Instagram experiments on your account! These little tests will help you to clarify your direction on Instagram, and will uncover some interesting insights into what types of content your followers really do enjoy.
Discover our step-by-step guide and learn how to create social media videos like a pro. Here all the tips & tricks
Want more eyes on your blog content? The first thing you need to focus on is community building on Instagram. Read more to learn the tips and tricks!
Instagram vs Snapchat: We’ll help you to decide which one really does flex the most ? muscle when it comes to your marketing efforts. We’ve compared the features that the two apps share and we’ve come up with an ultimate champion!
Buyer personas (also known as marketing personas) are models you create of your ideal customer. The buyer persona you create will help you identify who your buyer is, as well as what she wants, why she wants what she wants, and the lengths she’ll go to get it. If you have a clear idea of how your customer thinks, you’ll better understand what drives her buying decisions.
It’s 2018. Cars can drive themselves, flares have made a comeback, and Instagram has fast become one of the most-used social media channels in the world. More than 800 million of us log on every month to share our hashtag selfies, shop our screenshots and connect with our favorite brands. So, why should Instagram be…
Wondering how to add neon emojis to your Instagram stories? You’re about to find out. Discover how to use that pretty flowing font that we all love to create glowing neon emojis and take your Instagram Stories to a whole new level of awesomeness!
Consistency isn’t just important for our personal goals, it makes a big difference in the outcome of our efforts in business too. Luckily one of our amazing Instagram-friends happens to be an absolute dynamo when it comes to consistency. Specifically; she knows the secrets to keeping a consistent brand across all social media channels.
If there is one place on earth where Instagram influencers reign supreme, it is *definitely* at the hottest annual music and arts festival, Coachella. Luckily, one of our amazing Plann’ers, was able to give us the inside scoop on exactly how she mastered the art of creating a Coachella-worthy Instagram grid.
Ever wondered where the most stylish Instagrammers hang out? Well, if you truly want to be a part of the Instagram Influencer clique, you absolutely must be rocking boots like a champ at Coachella. Read on to discover the most Instagram-worthy outfits from Coachella 2018, as picked by our mildly-stylish-and-kind-of-trendy team at Plann HQ.
Looking for some smart Twitter marketing tips? You came to the right place. Twitter’s good for business. Nearly half of all of Twitter’s users follow brands, which makes it the perfect place to flex your marketing skills and capitalize on this ripe business-to-consumer environment.
The plethora of Facebook marketing tips continues to grow more robust, and the flexibility afforded within those options continues to impress. No matter what service or product you sell, Facebook has a budget-friendly marketing option that can be tailored to meet your specific needs.
Wondered what goes on the behind the scenes of a successful beauty influencer? We spoke to the talented Instagrammer Mayssa Kasbi on what her life is really like behind the lens.
Wondering what it takes to become a visual content creator? Hint: It all starts with passion, creativity and a positive attitude. Read on and discover the story of the talented content creator behind the fabulous Instagram account @bellalovesbeau.
A social media content calendar can help you stay organized with your posts, as well as keep track of collaborations, promotions, and marketing themes. It also gives you a beneficial big-picture overview of your brand’s strategy on a particular social media platform.
When you use trending Instagram hashtags, you can boost the popularity of your post tenfold, allowing you to appear in many more feeds and almost certainly resulting in some kind of increase in engagement and account follows. However, using trending hashtags on their own isn’t enough.
Sailing, tanning and doing yoga while growing your Instagram and living your dream lifestyle sounds pretty fantastic, right? But what if we told you that it’s not only possible but that there’s someone out there who’s actually doing it?
Cheese boards have caught on big in the Instagram world, and for good reason. They appeal to the die-hard foodie for their opportunity of contained diversity, allowing variety to shine.
A social media content calendar can help you stay organized with your posts, as well as keep track of collaborations, promotions, and marketing themes. It also gives you a beneficial big-picture overview of your brand’s strategy on a particular social media platform.
To help scratch our own itch for a bit of a vicarious thrill, we spoke to Camilla Akerberg, hoping she’d give us the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a fitness blogger. And she did.
And if you’re planning on embarking on an adventure, Instagram can be a great place to go to get ideas for where you may want to go. The photo-centric platform, after all, is tailor-made for showing off the beauty and appeal of alluring destinations and exotic locales.
Having made it through a year rife with all kinds of struggles, unexpected horrors, and ongoing global challenges, people from all over the world are collectively proclaiming a weary but long-overdue farewell to 2017.
We’re not just here to make sure your Instagram game is tight, we’re also full of surprises like this one: here are some hidden gems we’ve found in Instagram for interior design inspiration. Perfect for your project, or just for your feed-surfing pleasure.
Want to shoot images of the supermoon, but curious how to do it with style and finesse? Maybe just looking to eyeball some mind-blowing captures of the moon from Instagram photographers who’ve gotten it right? Take a look!
Instagram has always been on a firm handshake basis with foodie photography. Where else can you find lovingly-captured snapshots of restaurant meals? But it can bring so much more than that to the table (pun absolutely intended). We’ve got the secret scoop on making your Instagram feed a happier and more appetizing destination for your daily photo scrolling pleasure. Forks up!
Are you a hardcore romantic? Maybe you’re planning a wedding. Either way, for hearts-and-flowers junkies we’ve got a real treat in store for you: quite simply, a curated list of the best wedding photography on Instagram. Just try not to swoon.
We seriously dare you not to be blown away by the beauty, creativity, and innovation behind these Instagram accounts. There’s a lot of really cool stuff on the platform to be sure, but we at Plann are uniquely positioned to find the real gems (we see a whole lot of Instagram, y’all) . . . so, enjoy, and please share your favorites with us!
Contests may seem a bit silly at first blush, but Instagram loves them. They boost engagement, get followers excited, and can inject a healthy amount of fun and activity into your feed. Let us show you the best and easiest ways to find a contest well-suited to your brand.
We’ve put together a list of five of the most exciting architectural feeds on Instagram — and we have every reason to believe you’ll find them as inspirational as we do.
You might find it hard to make the adaptation and make meaningful use of this newish feature on Instagram. Here are some brands that are using Instagram Stories creatively, and some tips on how you can steal their ideas (but make them your own).
In this entry, we have curated some of our favorite picnic spreads ideas. Picnics are romantic ways for us foodies to enjoy cuisine in a whole new environment. What could be better?
Jenna Kutcher realised that the more she embraced her quirky personality, her personal experiences and ‘being real’ online, the more business would boom!
Fashion fans, you’ve landed in the right spot. We’ve curated a few of our favorite runway divas to follow and ogle, for all your sartorial fantasies. Minimalist? We’ve got that. Feather boas and colorful luxury? Yep, that, too.
Whether you’re plotting out the itinerary for your next holiday or simply daydreaming about a big adventure, these are the best travel Instagrams for adding a little wanderlust into your day.
Photographs are the best way to preserve a moment and keep the memories alive. That’s why we take too many selfies, right? All jokes aside, photos are an invaluable method for honoring and remembering the past as well as sharing the ‘feeling’ of a moment. On Instagram, there are countless photographers who have actually made…
Trying to find the perfect recipe to edit Instagram photos? Instagram is famous for its breathtaking images, beautifully curated content and crafted galleries, but how can you make it your own? Once you’ve found your “visual recipe” and happy that the look and feel represent your brand – consistency becomes the most important thing. Consistency…
You’ve seen the update for Instagram Carousel Posts but haven’t really tried it out yet? Here’s how they can really help sell your story.
Instagram For Business: How To One Woman Used Instagram To Turn Her Hobby Into A Fully Fledged Business
We’ve all thought about it, but how do you actually quit day job to pursue your passion? We spoke to Danielle Zeman, the creative and clever cookie behind Sweetcheeks Cookies and Cakes, to find out how she did it.
‘Structure will set you free!’, something someone special (and frustratingly right, gah!) said to me as I threw a tantrum about not knowing what to post on Instagram. However, once I discovered the concept of Instagram grid layouts I felt like a whole new person! Having a set routine of what to post definitely changed…
If you’re a business owner, chances are you’ve been overwhelmed by entrepreneur guilt before. We break down the different types, and how to overcome it.
Turns out less actually is more. Introducing the best minimal Instagram feeds across fashion, interior design, travel, and more.
How to stay on track when your brain is an ideas machine However fabulous your ideas may be (and I KNOW they’re game changing), there comes a point where you might have TOO many ideas. When you’re creating your own future, and working as your own boss, there are endless possibilities. Here’s the kicker: with…
Scratching your head about what to buy your tech-savvy mum as a Mother’s Day Gift? When it comes to a Mother’s Day gift, there’s only so many candles and pairs of slippers you can give (and receive). Plus, if your mum is more about the gram life than the gran life, chances are she’d appreciate something…
Starting an Instagram business? We asked powerhouse Lizzie Darden how it’s done! HOW LIZZIE DARDEN CREATED AN INSTAGRAM BUSINESS FROM CANDY! YOUR CHILDHOOD DREAM REALISED. Our friend Lizzie Darden has built a sugary empire using the world’s most colourful photo props, CANDY! Lizzie is one of those people you wish you could be friends with…
Late last year, the worlds most notable colour company released the ‘Pantone 2017 Colours’, so in case you missed them, here’s what Pantone have implied will be the colours making bold appearances this year. 2016 Pantone Colours of the Year Before we get into Pantone 2017, let’s cast our mind back to 2016. The colours…
5 dark and moody Instagram feeds, planning to be different.
Plan your Instagram feed with confidence.