Diwali Buying Trends: What Should A Creator Expect?

With Diwali (and the whole host of festivities that fall around the time) nearing, there is one thing on our minds – shopping.  Typically, most households spend plenty during Diwali, and we all know what that means. Brands do their utmost to grab attention, and we all know what that means—tons of brand collaborations for creators.  But COVID-19 has effed’d up our lives. We live, work, and think very differently post-March 2020. It means the way we shop has also changed. With that in mind, we wanted […]

  September 26, 2020

Latest Authenticity Measures on Instagram

Making Instagram accounts public is really important for a creator, so that everyone can see the posts, like them, and leave comments and one can grow as a creator. But that also means every few days or so, you get followed by an account that’s clearly a fake account, also known as a bot. The accounts that typically have incomplete bios, only a few followers, and some really random photos, if any photos at all.   Obviously, there is a […]

  September 24, 2020

3 Ways Of Improving Your Social Media Customer Service!

Social media has taken over customer feedback service. Whether it is mail or fax, letters or telegram, they are all long gone. With their exit, social media platforms are growing and expanding with time. According to reports, more than 80% of consumers use social media to engage brands. This means that if you are not investing in social media customer support, you are losing big and you may be left behind in a time where everything is moving fast.    […]

  September 23, 2020

Which Camera Lens Is Best for Landscape Photos and Which for Portrait Shoots?

Lenses are at the heart of every photo. A pro photographer knows that they matter more than the camera. As long as the camera gives you control on focus points and has an excellent ISO in low light setting, any will work. But a lens has to be just right to let your creativity reign free. Why is a camera lens crucial to your photos? Because a lens changes the way you compose your images. Each lens “sees” the subject […]

  September 23, 2020

7 Creators Who Create Kick-Ass Flatlays!

Ever wondered why that picture of food taken from the top looks so pretty delicious? One of the reasons is it actually is yummy and amazing. Another is the fact that it is a flatlay! Flatlays are trending and are highly engaging content that you can find on Instagram. These are easy to shoot and fun to create! You just want to get started with it once after which there is probably no stopping you!   We have a few […]

  September 22, 2020

Is Reels Really Working? You Tell Us!

Instagram timed it remarkably well with Reels. It was kinda like your friends coming over the second your parents left for a vacay (not that vacations are happening right now. Thank you, COVID!) But timing is not everything, especially in the social world. You’ve gotta have the goods, or the users will just not follow. And that’s why we think this might be the first instance where Instagram has copied a feature and failed. Or maybe we’re giving the verdict […]

  September 22, 2020

The Signs Of 4: How Can A Brand Identify Fake Influencers

For a brand, allotting a piece of the advertising pie to influencer marketing is a must. The field has become so mainstream that no brand, irrespective of how small or big, can afford to ignore it.  But like every other niche, there are a few pitfalls in influencer marketing. One, finding the right creator is not easy. But that you can still surpass through word of mouth references. It’s pinpointing which influencer has fake followers and which one a genuine […]

  

  September 22, 2020

8 Tips For Brand Promotion On Instagram!

Instagram or should I say gramming is the most happening thing these days! Everybody who has some talent or skill to showcase has a page on Instagram! It is a platform for all kinds of ideas and notions. Whether your business is small or well established, Instagram provides an equal opportunity to all! But the question, have you explored and used the features of the app effectively?   Also read: What Not To Do On Instagram!  https://blog.doyourthng.com/2020/08/06/what-not-to-do-on-instagram/   Whether it […]

  September 18, 2020

3 Reasons Why Long Captions Are Doing Wonders For Netflix India

Netflix India has up its game by inserting some long captions between their regular memes and catchy captions. It is pretty clear that the Gram is a visual-first medium. Therefore, brands and creators often test the blogging abilities of the app. Netflix has been pertinent in this endeavor. On analyzing, there are three major themes that seem to emerge. Reminiscence, the introduction of a fresh season, and productive discussion.   Also Read: What Series To Watch- Here’s Radhika Apte’s Answer! […]

  September 16, 2020

Tips for Creators: Want to Work with Brands? Here’s How!

There was a time when the number of followers you had mattered. Now, size doesn’t matter. If you have established yourself in a particular niche and have high engagement, even with just 500 followers, brands will want to work with you.  Why? Because brands know that collaborating with an influencer who regularly engages with his or her audience gives results.  Now that we’ve established that follower size is not the key to working with brands let’s get on with what is. Here […]

  September 15, 2020