We’ve talked about Instagram a ton here at Game Academy – but not nearly enough. Instagram is one of the hottest social media platforms out there (arguably the platform with the most youth), and it’s a place you need to consider when marketing your brand. Market on Instagram now, gain a following later.
But what if you want to schedule your Instagram updates ahead of time, kind of like how you can schedule Facebook posts? Is there an easy solutions? There is, and according to the fantastic Social Media Examiner, there are a few ways you can do this. Below are the best ways to schedule Instagram posts.
The beauty of ScheduGram is that it’s so easy to use, you can schedule your entire weeks’ worth of Instagram updates in a matter of moments. A web-based tool that allows you to upload multiple photos and videos simultaneously, ScheduGram also allows you to edit photos before scheduling them. With the ability to manage multiple Instagram accounts and even give your entire team access to managing your Instagram updates, this simply-yet-powerful tool gets the job done fast. The only catch? It isn’t free (SME states prices start around $13 per month).
Already use Hootsuite for scheduling updates for your other social media accounts? Then you need to know that you can also schedule Instagram updates as well. Simply go to the App Directory via your Hootsuite dashboard, find the Instagram app by typing in the search field, install the app, and add the tab to the stream on your dashboard.
After that? Just sign into your Instagram account, authorize the app, and you’re all set!
Want to schedule your updates for free? The guys behind the fantastic JustUnfollow also have a great app called TakeOff that allows you to schedule your Instagram updates on the fly. It also gives you hashtag suggestions for each photo and video as well, helping you to maximize the reach of your indie studio’s updates. It’s well worth a try, so give it a shot today!
Source: Social Media Examiner