Are you using instagram to promote your hubs!

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  1. alifeofdesign profile image89
    alifeofdesignposted 7 years ago

    Are you using instagram to promote your hubs!

  2. Kate Mc Bride profile image83
    Kate Mc Brideposted 7 years ago

    I'm not because I don't have an iphone and I don't know anything about it.Good luck with it if it is good for promoting your hubs:-)

    1. carol7777 profile image90
      carol7777posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      what is it?

  3. peachpower profile image61
    peachpowerposted 7 years ago

    I am not, mostly because my phone is not smart. It is, in fact, very stupid... I mean ZERO internet, no camera, nothing. smile)) This is due to the fact that I have the Hades touch when it comes to cellular devices. I am not to be trusted. I even break other people's phones!!

    But, instagram sounds like a good idea. Are you using it?

    1. LetitiaFT profile image77
      LetitiaFTposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      My six week old laptop just died and the email on my desktop konked out today. I can relate.

    2. peachpower profile image61
      peachpowerposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      that. is. the. worst. man, i'm sorry to hear it... can't live WITH the dang electronics, can't live WITHOUT them, either. sigh.

  4. jellygator profile image89
    jellygatorposted 7 years ago

    No, but I wouldn't mind hearing more if people are using it.

  5. mio cid profile image59
    mio cidposted 7 years ago

    I would be if you would tell me how to do it.

    1. alifeofdesign profile image89
      alifeofdesignposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you, all, for responding. Looks like a Hub pertaining to Instagram is needed....PeachPower and LetitiaFT, I'm sending you both some good techo-ZEN! Thanks for the smiles. Best Regards, Graham

    2. peachpower profile image61
      peachpowerposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Haha!! Thank you, alifeofdesign... I believe we're in desperate need of it!

  6. missa72542 profile image93
    missa72542posted 7 years ago

    Yeah, I'm not familiar with using instagram period, much less to promote my hubs. Would be interesting.

  7. Norman Stein profile image60
    Norman Steinposted 7 years ago

    No, I find that, for the most part, social media users, especially from a social media site driven by images (pretty pictures), have a very short attention span, and maybe they'll click on a pretty picture but once they see a wall of words will just leave.  There may be some traffic, but certainly not quality traffic. 

    I've seen some people at work use it, generally they just look at the pictures and that's it.  They generally just use it to look at pictures and kill some time.

    If I'm going to use social media I'll stick to ones that may at least deliver some traffic that results in a click here and there.

    I generally promote with xomba, folkd, reddit etc..  even if I get no traffic, I'll still get some link juice from them.

    If anyone is having success with it I'd like to know, I personally don't see it worth the time and effort.

    1. alifeofdesign profile image89
      alifeofdesignposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Do you feel the same way about Pinterest, Norman?

 
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