Becoming An Instagram Star- When Dreams Become Reality
It’s Human nature to yearn for popularity. Everyone wants to be loved and adored by people. In short everyone wants to be a star. In the present times social media is the place in which every day a new star is born on the sky of popularity. Instagram can be said as the star of social media, it is a place where the whole world interacts and socializes. With people count crossing 1 billion it is a place where you would want to be a star.
Gone are the days when the term celebrity meant a movie star or a sports player or even a rock star, today the whole dynamics has changed with social media. Especially with instagram in the scene, Instagram has the power to make a normal everyday Joe into a worldwide sensation overnight. The best example can be taken from India recently when on valentine’s day a small video of a debutant actress became viral on Instagram and other social media websites and her followers base which was in a mere thousands went on to be more than 6 million in span of just 3 days and now she charges quarter to a million for each Instagram promo, see the power of Instagram. You can be a International heartthrob in a matter of seconds, but the million dollar question is how?
Ideas That Can Change Your Instagram Fortune :
Here we are discussing few points thorough which you can turnaround your Instagram misery into glory.
1. Introduction is the key (Strong Bio):
Instagram is used by humans like you and me and so the behavioral pattern of the platform remains same as the human physic and that is as cliché it may sound ‘first impression is the last impression’ . So your bio should be a statement to the world that you mean business and are not fooling around. Select an apt profile picture for your page, which should reflect your business or your personality. Tell in perfectly synchronized manner about your work and products in the intro 150 words, don’t overdo but make the impact at the first blow itself.
2. Personal Hashtags and hashtag management:
Developing a personal hashtag would be the first thing you should do for promoting yourself. Every popular brand or a person does that. It should be connected to your name or the companies so that instant connection can be established with you and people would eventually connect with you thorough that hashtag. The hashtag would make your posts look legitimate and professional. Hashtags playa a very amazing part in eventually making you famous and popular. Using many hashtags is a good idea and can make you known in the niche audience.
3. Showcase your talent:
The best way to succeed in Instagram or any aspect of life for that matter is to recognizing the talent you posses. When you have the realized then develop posts that showcase you talent. The only thing that matters is people want something different, original and authentic. It does not matter if you are best at, it is the way how you showcase it that matters.
4. Develop you own market place:
There are 1 billion users in instagram, so don’t ever worry about who would like or follow your page, if you are different and authentic people would find you and follow you. You have to create your own niche and offer something that no one else is offering.
5. Start local and expand global:
Instagram is like an ocean and to conquer it you have to start somewhere, and the best place to start this journey is from the place that you know and are familiar with. So start by attracting the local user and profiles. You can use the geo tabs for this feature and thus grow an initial local audience for your page. Then when you have a substantial local following you can expand globally. The only points to be remembered is always search and target the audiences of your niche. As these set of people would understand your feed and share it with their social circles. Once you have conquered the niche you would be automatically being referred as the specialist of influencer of that niche and would be recognizable to the global audience.
6. Interact with niche Influencers:
Niche influencers are people who have understood the dynamics of instagram and have a rock solid following with them. They have the treasure of followers which can be of great use to you. First thing to do is follow them and be active in their posts. Secondly try to start a conversation with the influencer; this can be done by commenting something interesting on the post done by the influencer. Be among the first 10 to comment as the ratio of influencers engaging with the comments is 90% more than the late ones. On you. If the Influencer interacts with you, you become highlighted and the influencers’ fans would visit your profile and if they find good stuff they would follow you or like you.
7. Create outstanding content:
In the lanes of SEO it is always said content is the king. The same applies for every social media application including instagram. So if you want to create a impact you need to give the audience an outstanding post and feed. The feed should be unique and informative, which can be of great help to the followers. The photos used should be amazing and of high quality. Use appropriate filters, and take professional help if needed. The post should have a wow effect on the audience.
8. Be authentic and consistent:
Social media respect the originality and rewards only the authentic and consistent people. You cannot copy and succeed in this age of internet. As discussed earlier if you are showcasing your talent, then you surely would pass this concept with flying colors, you just need to be consistent by posting at least one post each day. If you are authentic and consistent then no one can stop you for becoming famous on instagram.
Instagram is the global phenomenon which has only started. It is the place which has the power to change your life. But you have billion people to beat to earn your space, but if you follow the above stated points, there is no stopping you. As the saying goes nothing is impossible in this world, the same applies here also.