Tag Archives: instagram ads

Nick Westergaard

September 23, 2015

Advertising / Strategy

Your Ads Don’t Have to Suck

ads dont suck

In the reality series Project Runway, host Tim Gunn often tells stressed fashion designer contestants to “make it work.” That’s the same strategy my wife and I employ for getting through summer with five kids at home, while also trying …


What You Need to Know About Instagram Ads

As more and more social media companies rush to generate revenue and sponsored content dominates feeds that were once entirely organic, Instagram is taking a more deliberate approach. Let’s take a look at what we know and what we need …


Nick Westergaard

August 7, 2015

Podcast

Social Sound Bite: Instagram Ads, HootSuite Integration on the Way

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/onbrand/Social-Sound-Bite-27.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOn this week’s Social Sound Bite – recorded live at the KXIC studios in Iowa City – Jay and I discussed a flurry of recent announcements from Instagram. Specifically, the Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform announced …


Nick Westergaard

March 28, 2014

Podcast

Is It Time for Your Brand to Leave Facebook?

social-brand-chat

http://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5985866/SocialBrandChat/SocialBrandChatEpisode22.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThis week on Social Brand Chat presented by KXIC we discussed a question from Revival Iowa City via Twitter: “With Facebook’s ever-decreasing #’s, what alternatives do you recommend that have FB’s broad appeal?” To …


Nick Westergaard

November 8, 2013

Podcast

What Types of Posts Does Facebook Favor?

social-brand-chat

http://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5985866/SocialBrandChat/SocialBrandChatEpisode2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThis week on Social Brand Chat presented by KXIC we discussed a question from Twitter: “Can you explain why FB has been favoring posts with no links, no pics in order to increase reach? …