It’s no secret that Instagram Stories are a big deal.
With over 500+ million Stories published daily, they’re among the platform’s most popular features.
That’s because the tap-friendly, timely nature of Stories makes them so addictive to your followers.
And for brands, they’re a low-hanging opportunity to publish engaging content that gives you total creative freedom.
But if you’re struggling to make sense of Stories, we get it.
That’s why we put together this guide breaking down how to use Instagram Stories, including best practices and examples to help you engage your followers ASAP.
First things first: let’s break down…
We all love typography. And when type is set in motion, we love it even more!
When used properly, text distortion effects (or, the “glitch” effect) can greatly enhance the typography of a web design, especially when used for drawing attention to a particular headline, tagline, or regular block of text.
Remember, though, that being highly selective with its use is key to the success of the distortion, as users don’t typically like overly obtrusive effects. Tread carefully if you plan to make use of this tiny design trend.
Digital transformation is in full swing. Accelerated by the events of 2020, this wave of transformation marks a turn of the tide in how businesses and consumers view, use and value social media — and we’ve got the data to prove it.
The Harris Poll, on behalf of Sprout Social, surveyed more than 1,000 US consumers and 250 business executives to better understand how they use social media, the importance of social media marketing, social’s impact on organizations and how its influence will change in the coming years.
For businesses wondering when to start making greater investments in social, the…
When publishing a new video on your website, there are several considerations you need to take into account for video SEO. Not only does the video itself need to be optimized, but so does the page it’s embedded on. In this post, we’ll explain what you can do to work on your on-page video SEO. This helps you increase the traffic to your video and the page it’s on.
While the core elements of video SEO are metadata and thumbnail optimization, there are a number of other key factors you need to consider at the page level. …
To get hired as a web developer, you need a specific set of skills and abilities to help you achieve high performance and success in this profession. When you’re starting out, it might be difficult to figure out what skills a web developer should have, so we put together a list of the most sought-after skills in this field.
The web developer required skill set may vary depending on the employer, but you will surely come across many of the essential skills on our list while searching for a web development job. We covered both technical skills and soft skills…
Linux Mint is a popular Linux distribution tailored for beginners while providing a similar experience to former Windows users. In fact, it does a few things better than Ubuntu, which makes it a suitable choice for every type of user.
It is completely community-powered, on top of Ubuntu as its base.
On the other hand, Fedora is a cutting-edge distribution that focuses on incorporating exciting changes that eventually makes it way to Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL).
Unlike Linux Mint, Fedora does not exclusively focus on personal use (or non-developers). …
Navigation in website design typically only includes the same basic menu items, modestly sit in the header, and always greets the viewer from the outset. Since the popularization of the hamburger button, nothing earth-shattering has happened in navigation design.
But some web designers have dared to change that by using the unconventional yet elegant sticky vertical menu. They tend to be more compact, minimal, and beautifully make use of vertical lettering.
There are several reasons why some websites will choose to use vertical navigation:
Ranking signals, algorithm updates. One day you have the right number of keywords, the next day it’s too many. It might leave you wondering what Google wants to achieve. Or worrying what all these search changes mean for SEO in the long term. Will that change, too?
Maybe you’re thinking about auditing your SEO again, after reading announcements about Google’s 2021 Core Updates. Before you jump in and start making changes, why not take a moment to think about where all these changes are going. Is there a better way to do SEO so that you don’t need to freak…
The question of whether or not you can have two themes in your WordPress blog generates some additional questions. In this article, we will attempt to grapple with all sides of the issue and recommend the best way to have multiple themes in a single WordPress site.
Unlike a lot of popular website builders out there, WordPress can be an empty canvas that allows you to design virtually kind of website you can imagine. With that…
You’ve probably heard it a dozen times before, but social media needs to be part of your online strategy. Whether you have a website, personal blog or webshop, social media allows you to reach and connect with your audience. To get new people into contact with you and to stay top of mind with your current customer base or followers. But where to start? In this post, we’ll show you 10 examples of different social media posts to help you get inspired and reach your audience in a way that fits your brand!
The Cheesecake Factory is an American chain…