Recent study done by "Fortune" shows that Instagram has finally hit the $5.8 billion dollar mark. On top of that theres been a huge spike on businesses using IG in the United States & Across the globe.
When I think of Instagram, I get really excited! Want to know why? Because there's just no platform that enables you to send video, images or send direct messages (DM) to potential prospects local and global in any field.
TODAY it's all about the hash-Tag! No need for traffic generation or any of that mess. Here it's all about social awareness. Businesses (In all niches) are using #Hashtags to be found.
And not only are hashtags an awesome way for businesses to communicate with potential clients. But! For local marketers and consultants, this is a great way to FIND CLIENTS!.
Businesses on Instagram are always self-promoting themselves using URLS, Emails and Phone numbers. These are all still relevant forms of communication regardless to the (DM). A sale needs to be made at the end of the day and so these forms of communication still count. And for consultants, this is awesome DATA to have!