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How to create a dynamic InstaStory out of your photos

How to create a dynamic InstaStory out of your photos

Instagram loves Videos Videos are easy to consume especially when they are between 7 to 15 seconds in length. But what if you have photos and you want to use them to tell a video story? Here's how: Select no more than 9 photos. Use an app that allows you to piece photos together.  I...
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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 9, 2017
Comment pods are so 2016.  Try these 20 ideas instead

Comment pods are so 2016. Try these 20 ideas instead

Comment pods are like security blankets.  They give you a false sense of security that you're getting "engagement".  In a previous article I wrote about why comment pods can actually be hurting you versus helping you and for those of you I've talked to directly ... I sensed a nervousness in letting it go. That's...
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By MaggieLovesOrbit, October 4, 2017
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Pavlov and Instagram

Pavlov and Instagram

Humans are hardwired for creativity and connection.  We seek validity and intimacy.  We want to be seen. That’s why the decrease in engagement is turning the Instagram community upside down. It’s touching a nerve in our amygdala.  Often called the lizard brain (because it’s thought to be the oldest part of our brain) … the…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, September 18, 2017
Shadow ban freakout

Shadow ban freakout

I've been Instagram Shadow Banned I think you'll agree with me when I say reach and visibility has gone down on Instagram.  It's really hard to get as much followers, likes and comments and you might be sensing engagement overall is down. Well as it turns out the the rumours about the Instagram shadow ban...
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By MaggieLovesOrbit, September 8, 2017
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#GOFACE Photo Round Up

#GOFACE Photo Round Up

We’ve partnered up with EarthRated on a contest to find your dog’s best #GOFACE (that funny face they make when they need to go doo doo). To start things off here are a few of Maggie and Orbit’s I got to #goface.  We’ll be watching your entries as well to share them with the community….

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, August 28, 2017
Why Comment Pods Could be Stifling Your Instagram Account

Why Comment Pods Could be Stifling Your Instagram Account

Comment Pods – What Are They? WHO: An Instagram Comment Pod is a group not to exceed 15 people who are in the same niche and have a mutual goal to increase their following. WHAT:  The goal of the group is to leverage the algorithm to favor their posts.  The way this is done is…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, July 12, 2017
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I have reached crazy dog lady status

I have reached crazy dog lady status

I love my Maggie dog so much I had to get her a playmate.  So I got another one…. Orbit. I talk about them all the time. They have their own Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Tumbler Account. I probably spend more on them then I do on myself each month.  And they certainly eat better…

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By MaggieLovesOrbit, July 28, 2016

Gifts From New Zealand

Our friend @MacTheBostonTerrier sent us this piggy all the way from New Zealand.  Orbit couldn't stop playing with it even when it was naptime.
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By MaggieLovesOrbit, June 11, 2016
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