Author Archives: Ryan Whitman

Who’s Your Biggest Fan? Quiz Your Instagram Followers To Find Out

Pop quiz: How do you use the new Quiz feature on Instagram Stories? Lucky for you we're providing the answers this round, so let’s dive in! (more…)

Keep It Interesting: Marketing With Instagram In 2019

As marketers in the age of social media you often have to ask, “am I using Instagram to its best abilities?” With frequent changes, are there new tools you could have overlooked? With upwards of 1 billion monthly users on the third most popular ...

Kick Off The New Year With Our Insta-Update

2019 is here, and we’re already kicking it off with an Insta-update! Instagram has added a bunch of new features from music to interactive options in IG Live, so today we’ll break them all down so you can be on top of your social media game this year. (more...

The Story on SoundCloud Instagram Stories

Have you heard the news? Get your head out of the clouds because SoundCloud has come to Instagram! New to Instagram Stories, you can now share what you're listening to on SoundCloud. When posting on Stories, the album artwork will become the background o...

IG, You G, We All G on IGTV!

With the introduction of IGTV, now is the time to be a first mover and make a splash! Before taking the plunge, let’s talk about what we know, and what we’re already seeing on IGTV. IGTV is the newest addition to the Instagram brand, bringing long-form v...

5 Secret Tips That Take Your Insta Stories To The Next Level

Recently, The Orchard Interactive Marketing crew had the opportunity to hang out with Facebook and discuss Instagram Stories. With Stories being the fastest growing product in Facebook history (starting with 10M users in October 2016 to 300M by 20...